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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 46 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.57% - 0.19%
As % of the General category 1.60% - 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
125 129 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 35.41% 37.61% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 98 117 129
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) FMCG
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) SCOM
4 1 (14.29%) Database Security
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) FTP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (14.29%) COM
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Head of Architecture
1 5 (71.43%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) COM
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) FMCG
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Database Security
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft