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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank - 87 88
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the General category - 0.25% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
351 402 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 32.56% 40.32% 35.84%
Number of salaries quoted 251 320 226
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £57,500 £62,500
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 31 October 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Sage
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) CODA
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Meridio
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Sage
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) CODA
3 1 (25.00%) Meridio