The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 31 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 16 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.73% 1.71% -
As % of the General category 14.95% 5.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £48,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.98% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Back Office
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

General Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
107 118 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 31.66% 28.85% 30.75%
Number of salaries quoted 77 89 82
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,800 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Back Office
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Luton region.

Back Office Salary Trend in Luton

Back Office
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office.

1 18 (100.00%) Retail
2 14 (77.78%) ITIL
2 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 14 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) HTML
4 6 (33.33%) IIS
4 6 (33.33%) Akamai
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
5 2 (11.11%) FMCG
5 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) Line Management
5 2 (11.11%) Coaching
5 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (11.11%) Business Transformation

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) IIS
General
1 18 (100.00%) Retail
2 14 (77.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Server Support
1 6 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Services Manager
3 2 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Business Transformation
3 2 (11.11%) Line Management
3 2 (11.11%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Akamai