The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 52 66 70
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 6 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.29% 0.68% 0.52%
As % of the General category 3.35% 2.38% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Average salary £63,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
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 Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
179 168 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.49% 28.43% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 155 149 206
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Back Office
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Merseyside

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Back Office
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
(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
Liverpool - 6 £63,000 - 2
Back Office
North West

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (71.43%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) UML
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Demand Management
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
4 1 (14.29%) Database Security
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Design Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Design Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) J2EE
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) UML
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
3 2 (28.57%) Demand Management
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
4 1 (14.29%) Database Security
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
Liverpool, North West
Aspect Software
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago