The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
England / North East
Rank 66 65 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 7 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.05% 1.45% 2.34%
As % of the General category 3.38% 4.31% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 16
Median salary £26,000 £17,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% -63.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,887 £17,000 £21,760
10% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £29,433 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

General Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
207 209 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 31.03% 33.66% 34.26%
Number of salaries quoted 162 175 187
Median salary £37,975 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Back Office
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Back Office Salary Trend in the North East

Back Office
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the North East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Back Office Salary Histogram in the North East

Back Office
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Tyne and Wear +1 6 £26,000 +52.94%
Durham +5 1 £35,900 +21.97%
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 North East region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) .NET
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) ODBC
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (33.33%) SLA
5 4 (33.33%) Military
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Data Management
6 3 (25.00%) SDLC
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (25.00%) Coaching
6 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (25.00%) MapReduce
6 3 (25.00%) Big Data
6 3 (25.00%) Data Analytics
6 3 (25.00%) Analytics

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (25.00%) Big Data
2 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) Graduate
1 4 (33.33%) Graduate Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) Graduate Software Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) Graduate Support Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) Software Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) Support Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Operational Security Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 4 (33.33%) ODBC
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Data Management
1 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) Coaching
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) MapReduce
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 2 (16.67%) ISMS
3 2 (16.67%) Security Management
3 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 2 (16.67%) Threat Detection
3 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) CISM
3 2 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Sun