The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 191 197 202
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 41 57 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.74% 0.89% 0.75%
As % of the General category 1.93% 2.30% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 37 48 41
Median salary £37,500 £41,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £61,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Back Office
England

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

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2124 2480 2809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.21% 38.57% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1736 1944 2143
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 West

Back Office
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Back Office Salary Trend in the North West

Back Office
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in the North West

Back Office
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -12 15 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Cheshire +43 12 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Lancashire +15 12 £42,500 +26.86% 3
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, 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 West region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 35 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 35 (35.71%) Finance
2 27 (27.55%) SQL
3 22 (22.45%) SQL Server
3 22 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (21.43%) .NET
5 20 (20.41%) MS Excel
6 19 (19.39%) Windows
7 18 (18.37%) Active Directory
8 17 (17.35%) Degree
9 16 (16.33%) MS Exchange
9 16 (16.33%) Project Management
10 14 (14.29%) VMware
10 14 (14.29%) LAN
10 14 (14.29%) C#
10 14 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (12.24%) Front Office
11 12 (12.24%) Coaching
12 11 (11.22%) Scrum
12 11 (11.22%) WinForms
12 11 (11.22%) SLA
12 11 (11.22%) SCCM
12 11 (11.22%) NoSQL
12 11 (11.22%) .NET Framework
13 10 (10.20%) WAN
13 10 (10.20%) HTML
13 10 (10.20%) JavaScript
13 10 (10.20%) MySQL
13 10 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (9.18%) Wi-Fi

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 16 (16.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.12%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.12%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (6.12%) Skype for Business
4 5 (5.10%) IIS
5 4 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.02%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (20.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.12%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.06%) MS Office
4 2 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.02%) MS Project
5 1 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.04%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.04%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (2.04%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.29%) LAN
2 10 (10.20%) WAN
3 9 (9.18%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (4.08%) Broadband
4 4 (4.08%) Network Security
5 2 (2.04%) DHCP
5 2 (2.04%) DNS
5 2 (2.04%) SNMP
5 2 (2.04%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.04%) Wireless
6 1 (1.02%) HTTP
6 1 (1.02%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.02%) Internet
6 1 (1.02%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.22%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.20%) MySQL
4 6 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (9.18%) JIRA
2 8 (8.16%) AccuRev
3 6 (6.12%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.04%) Selenium
5 2 (2.04%) TestComplete
6 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.02%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.02%) RSpec
6 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (35.71%) Finance
2 12 (12.24%) Front Office
3 7 (7.14%) Games
3 7 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.10%) Banking
5 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.06%) Retail
7 2 (2.04%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (21.43%) Developer
2 11 (11.22%) Software Developer
3 10 (10.20%) .NET Developer
4 9 (9.18%) Analyst
5 8 (8.16%) Technical Leader
6 7 (7.14%) Consultant
6 7 (7.14%) Scrum Master
7 6 (6.12%) Architect
7 6 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Network Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) WinForms Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Administrator
8 5 (5.10%) Hyperion Architect
8 5 (5.10%) Implementation Consultant
8 5 (5.10%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Software Consultant
8 5 (5.10%) Software Implementation Consultant
8 5 (5.10%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.08%) Java Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.43%) .NET
2 11 (11.22%) .NET Framework
2 11 (11.22%) WinForms
3 10 (10.20%) HTML
4 9 (9.18%) Ajax
4 9 (9.18%) CSS
5 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET
6 5 (5.10%) LINQ
7 3 (3.06%) Entity Framework
7 3 (3.06%) jQuery
7 3 (3.06%) Velocity
7 3 (3.06%) WCF
8 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.04%) XML
9 1 (1.02%) HTML5
9 1 (1.02%) MooTools
9 1 (1.02%) RESTful
9 1 (1.02%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.02%) SOAP
9 1 (1.02%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.14%) Online Games
2 6 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.10%) iPad
4 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.06%) NHS
5 2 (2.04%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.02%) Online Gambling
6 1 (1.02%) Social Media
6 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.39%) Windows
2 8 (8.16%) Linux
2 8 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.12%) Unix
4 5 (5.10%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.08%) AIX
5 4 (4.08%) CentOS
6 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.02%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (16.33%) Project Management
3 12 (12.24%) Coaching
4 11 (11.22%) Scrum
5 8 (8.16%) Mentoring
5 8 (8.16%) Web Development
6 7 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 7 (7.14%) Software Testing
7 6 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.12%) Data Mapping
7 6 (6.12%) Data Protection
7 6 (6.12%) ERP
7 6 (6.12%) ITIL
7 6 (6.12%) Migration
7 6 (6.12%) Patch Management
7 6 (6.12%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.12%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 5 (5.10%) Analytics
8 5 (5.10%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.55%) SQL
2 14 (14.29%) C#
3 10 (10.20%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.16%) PHP
5 7 (7.14%) Java
6 6 (6.12%) PowerShell
6 6 (6.12%) VB.NET
7 5 (5.10%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.08%) Perl
8 4 (4.08%) VB
8 4 (4.08%) VB6
9 1 (1.02%) Ruby
9 1 (1.02%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (17.35%) Degree
2 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.08%) A+ Certification
3 4 (4.08%) CCNA
3 4 (4.08%) CCNP
3 4 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.08%) CISSP
3 4 (4.08%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (4.08%) HP ASE
3 4 (4.08%) MCITP
3 4 (4.08%) MCSE
3 4 (4.08%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (4.08%) RHCE
3 4 (4.08%) Security+ Certification
3 4 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.06%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.22%) SLA
2 4 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 18 (18.37%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.08%) vSphere
4 2 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (11.22%) SCCM
2 6 (6.12%) Backup Exec
2 6 (6.12%) HP SIM
2 6 (6.12%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (6.12%) WSUS
3 4 (4.08%) SCOM
4 2 (2.04%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.02%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 35 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.29%) VMware
3 8 (8.16%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.12%) Dell
4 6 (6.12%) HP
4 6 (6.12%) Sophos
4 6 (6.12%) Symantec
5 5 (5.10%) Hyperion
5 5 (5.10%) Oracle
6 4 (4.08%) Cisco
6 4 (4.08%) GFI Software
6 4 (4.08%) IBM
6 4 (4.08%) Intel
6 4 (4.08%) ProCurve
6 4 (4.08%) SAP
6 4 (4.08%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.04%) Twitter
8 1 (1.02%) Facebook
8 1 (1.02%) Siebel
8 1 (1.02%) Xerox
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