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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 154 135 129
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 30 49 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.77% 1.29% 1.58%
As % of the General category 2.00% 3.47% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 29 39 58
Average salary £47,500 £31,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.22% -5.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £65,000 £35,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
1497 1414 1344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.36% 37.18% 33.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1203 1148 1102
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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
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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
Salford - 7 £32,500 -
Cheadle +9 1 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Stockport - 1 £34,500 -
Back Office
North West

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 45 (58.44%) Finance
2 28 (36.36%) SQL
3 25 (32.47%) Banking
4 22 (28.57%) Retail
5 21 (27.27%) .NET
5 21 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 20 (25.97%) SC Cleared
6 20 (25.97%) People Management
6 20 (25.97%) PRINCE2
6 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
6 20 (25.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (24.68%) MS Excel
8 17 (22.08%) CRM
8 17 (22.08%) OO
9 16 (20.78%) Visual Studio
9 16 (20.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 15 (19.48%) OOP
11 14 (18.18%) SharePoint
11 14 (18.18%) Windows
11 14 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
12 13 (16.88%) MS Office
12 13 (16.88%) Project Management
13 12 (15.58%) HTML
14 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
14 11 (14.29%) ASP.NET
14 11 (14.29%) .NET Framework
15 10 (12.99%) IIS
16 8 (10.39%) Time Management
17 7 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
17 7 (9.09%) Web Development

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 14 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 14 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
2 10 (12.99%) IIS
3 4 (5.19%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.60%) Apache
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.30%) Lync
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (24.68%) MS Excel
2 13 (16.88%) MS Office
3 7 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Ethernet
1 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.90%) SAN
2 2 (2.60%) HTTP
3 1 (1.30%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) MySQL
2 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (20.78%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.30%) Ant
3 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.30%) JMeter
3 1 (1.30%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.30%) Subversion
3 1 (1.30%) Maven
3 1 (1.30%) Selenium
General
1 45 (58.44%) Finance
2 25 (32.47%) Banking
3 22 (28.57%) Retail
4 7 (9.09%) Law
5 4 (5.19%) Front Office
6 3 (3.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) Developer
2 20 (25.97%) Project Manager
3 18 (23.38%) IT Project Manager
3 18 (23.38%) Applications Manager
4 10 (12.99%) Senior Manager
4 10 (12.99%) Senior Project Manager
4 10 (12.99%) .NET Developer
4 10 (12.99%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 8 (10.39%) SharePoint Developer
5 8 (10.39%) Applications Project Manager
6 7 (9.09%) Procurement Manager
7 5 (6.49%) Consultant
8 4 (5.19%) IT Consultant
8 4 (5.19%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Implementation Consultant
8 4 (5.19%) PHP Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Deskside Support
10 2 (2.60%) Support Team Leader
10 2 (2.60%) Chief Technology Officer
10 2 (2.60%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.27%) .NET
2 12 (15.58%) HTML
3 11 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 11 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 7 (9.09%) CSS
5 6 (7.79%) HTML5
6 5 (6.49%) XSLT
7 4 (5.19%) Ajax
7 4 (5.19%) CSS3
8 3 (3.90%) XML
8 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (3.90%) XHTML
9 2 (2.60%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (2.60%) Spring
9 2 (2.60%) Web Services
9 2 (2.60%) Classic ASP
9 2 (2.60%) Java EE
9 2 (2.60%) jQuery
10 1 (1.30%) Java EE 5
10 1 (1.30%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) NHS
2 3 (3.90%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.90%) Mathematics
2 3 (3.90%) iPad
3 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.60%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.30%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.30%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.30%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.18%) Windows
2 4 (5.19%) Android
3 3 (3.90%) Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.97%) PRINCE2
1 20 (25.97%) Stakeholder Management
1 20 (25.97%) People Management
2 17 (22.08%) OO
2 17 (22.08%) CRM
3 15 (19.48%) OOP
4 13 (16.88%) Project Management
5 8 (10.39%) Time Management
6 7 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 7 (9.09%) Web Development
6 7 (9.09%) E-Procurement
7 5 (6.49%) ITIL
7 5 (6.49%) MVC
7 5 (6.49%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.19%) Release Management
8 4 (5.19%) Web Design
8 4 (5.19%) ERP
8 4 (5.19%) Migration
8 4 (5.19%) Data Mapping
9 3 (3.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (36.36%) SQL
2 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.79%) C#
4 4 (5.19%) Perl
4 4 (5.19%) PHP
4 4 (5.19%) VB.NET
4 4 (5.19%) Python
5 2 (2.60%) Ruby
5 2 (2.60%) VB
5 2 (2.60%) Java
6 1 (1.30%) C
6 1 (1.30%) C++
6 1 (1.30%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 21 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 20 (25.97%) SC Cleared
3 16 (20.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (5.19%) ISEB
4 4 (5.19%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.19%) Degree
5 1 (1.30%) CISSP
5 1 (1.30%) CISM
5 1 (1.30%) VCP4
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.30%) WSUS
1 1 (1.30%) SCCM
1 1 (1.30%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (1.30%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle
3 1 (1.30%) Symantec
3 1 (1.30%) Sophos
3 1 (1.30%) HP
3 1 (1.30%) Dell
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