The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 133 156 144
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -12
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 38 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.18% 0.94% 1.11%
As % of the General category 3.25% 2.37% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 35 37 34
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +55.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -
Back Office
North West

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

General Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1168 1563 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 36.35% 39.52% 36.85%
Number of salaries quoted 922 1291 1140
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Back Office
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Manchester

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Manchester

Back Office
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 4 £27,500 -
Rochdale - 3 £28,500 -
Stockport +3 1 £40,000 +15.94% 1
Cheadle -9 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Bolton - 1 £50,000 -
Back Office
North West

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 32 (47.06%) SQL
1 32 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 28 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 28 (41.18%) Finance
3 19 (27.94%) .NET
3 19 (27.94%) C#
4 18 (26.47%) Windows
5 17 (25.00%) Project Management
6 15 (22.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
7 13 (19.12%) VB
7 13 (19.12%) HP
8 12 (17.65%) ITIL
9 10 (14.71%) MySQL
9 10 (14.71%) Dell
9 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
9 10 (14.71%) MS Exchange
9 10 (14.71%) Symantec
9 10 (14.71%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (14.71%) Sophos
9 10 (14.71%) Backup Exec
9 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (14.71%) HP SIM
9 10 (14.71%) Skype for Business
9 10 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (14.71%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (14.71%) WSUS
9 10 (14.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 9 (13.24%) Degree

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
1 10 (14.71%) MS Exchange
1 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
1 10 (14.71%) SharePoint 2013
1 10 (14.71%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.41%) CMS
3 2 (2.94%) LiveLink
4 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) SAP R/3
2 2 (2.94%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) LAN
1 7 (10.29%) Network Security
2 5 (7.35%) Internet
2 5 (7.35%) Intranet
3 3 (4.41%) SNMP
4 2 (2.94%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.47%) VoIP
5 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (22.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (14.71%) MySQL
4 8 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 8 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 8 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.41%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.35%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.35%) Subversion
3 2 (2.94%) Toad
4 1 (1.47%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 28 (41.18%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Front Office
3 7 (10.29%) Banking
3 7 (10.29%) Law
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Developer
2 9 (13.24%) Consultant
3 7 (10.29%) Network Engineer
3 7 (10.29%) Procurement Manager
4 6 (8.82%) .NET Developer
4 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Software Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) .NET Team Leader
6 4 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
6 4 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Procurement Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Software Development Team Leader
6 4 (5.88%) Software Team Leader
6 4 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 4 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.94%) .NET
2 8 (11.76%) WinForms
3 6 (8.82%) .NET Framework
3 6 (8.82%) CSS
3 6 (8.82%) HTML
4 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET
4 5 (7.35%) Hibernate
4 5 (7.35%) J2EE
4 5 (7.35%) MyBatis
4 5 (7.35%) Spring
4 5 (7.35%) Spring MVC
5 4 (5.88%) jQuery
6 3 (4.41%) MooTools
6 3 (4.41%) SOAP
6 3 (4.41%) WCF
7 2 (2.94%) Ajax
7 2 (2.94%) LINQ
7 2 (2.94%) Silverlight
7 2 (2.94%) Web Services
7 2 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Client/Server
1 7 (10.29%) NHS
2 6 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) Economics
5 2 (2.94%) iPad
5 2 (2.94%) Social Media
6 1 (1.47%) AS400
6 1 (1.47%) Derivative
6 1 (1.47%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.47%) Windows
2 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (10.29%) AIX
3 7 (10.29%) CentOS
3 7 (10.29%) Linux
3 7 (10.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (7.35%) Android
4 5 (7.35%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) Project Management
2 12 (17.65%) ITIL
3 10 (14.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 9 (13.24%) Migration
5 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 8 (11.76%) Web Development
6 7 (10.29%) E-Procurement
6 7 (10.29%) ITIL V2
6 7 (10.29%) Patch Management
7 6 (8.82%) CRM
7 6 (8.82%) Data Mapping
8 5 (7.35%) Analytics
8 5 (7.35%) MVC
8 5 (7.35%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.88%) ERP
10 3 (4.41%) Change Management
10 3 (4.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.06%) SQL
2 19 (27.94%) C#
3 13 (19.12%) VB
4 9 (13.24%) T-SQL
5 8 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 8 (11.76%) VB6
6 6 (8.82%) Java
6 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.82%) PHP
7 2 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Degree
2 8 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (10.29%) A+ Certification
3 7 (10.29%) CCNA
3 7 (10.29%) CCNP
3 7 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (10.29%) CISSP
3 7 (10.29%) CompTIA Security+
3 7 (10.29%) HP ASE
3 7 (10.29%) MCITP
3 7 (10.29%) MCSE
3 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (10.29%) Network+ Certification
3 7 (10.29%) RHCE
3 7 (10.29%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.47%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) EMIR
1 1 (1.47%) MiFID
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
1 1 (1.47%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) Backup Exec
1 10 (14.71%) HP SIM
1 10 (14.71%) Norton AntiVirus
1 10 (14.71%) WSUS
2 3 (4.41%) SCCM
2 3 (4.41%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 13 (19.12%) HP
3 10 (14.71%) Dell
3 10 (14.71%) Sophos
3 10 (14.71%) Symantec
4 8 (11.76%) Cisco
4 8 (11.76%) VMware
5 7 (10.29%) GFI Software
5 7 (10.29%) IBM
5 7 (10.29%) Oracle
5 7 (10.29%) ProCurve
5 7 (10.29%) Red Hat
5 7 (10.29%) SolarWinds
6 6 (8.82%) SAP
7 3 (4.41%) EMC
7 3 (4.41%) Google
7 3 (4.41%) Siebel
8 2 (2.94%) Altova
8 2 (2.94%) Citrix
8 2 (2.94%) OpenText
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