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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
North West / Merseyside
Rank 66 63 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 2 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.35% 0.19% 1.39%
As % of the General category 1.04% 0.43% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 7
Median salary £19,000 £23,000 £63,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% -63.49%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%

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
193 232 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 33.86% 44.62% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 144 171 165
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +8 2 £19,000 -17.39%
Back Office
North West

Back Office
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Back Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Patch Management

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Wintel Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft