The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 89 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.094% - 0.11%
As % of the General category 0.26% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Back Office
Buckinghamshire

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

General Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
388 340 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 36.60% 36.64% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 252 281 244
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,630 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,875 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Back Office
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Sage
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) NAS
4 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Clustering
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Systems Manager
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) MI Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) XHTML
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) e-Health
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCTS
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Sage
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) CODA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Meridio