The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 68 73 85
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 13 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.64% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the General category 6.57% 0.92% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 0
Average salary £57,500 £29,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+94.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Back Office
Oxfordshire

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

General Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
198 218 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 24.94% 27.05% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 149 194 221
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Back Office
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Oxford

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Oxford

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (40.00%) C#
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
1 6 (40.00%) Java
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (40.00%) PHP
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
1 6 (40.00%) CSS
1 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
1 6 (40.00%) OO
1 6 (40.00%) Python
1 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (40.00%) ERP
1 6 (40.00%) PRINCE
1 6 (40.00%) Project Management
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
1 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (40.00%) Scrum
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) TDD
1 6 (40.00%) Pair Programming
1 6 (40.00%) Ajax
1 6 (40.00%) Web 2.0
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (40.00%) Kanban
1 6 (40.00%) Node.js
1 6 (40.00%) Open Source
1 6 (40.00%) BDD

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) VLAN
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Publishing
2 2 (13.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
1 6 (40.00%) Software Developer
1 6 (40.00%) Senior Developer
1 6 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Data Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
1 6 (40.00%) CSS
1 6 (40.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Web 2.0
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (40.00%) Scrum
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) TDD
1 6 (40.00%) Pair Programming
1 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (40.00%) OO
1 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (40.00%) ERP
1 6 (40.00%) PRINCE
1 6 (40.00%) Project Management
1 6 (40.00%) Kanban
1 6 (40.00%) Open Source
1 6 (40.00%) BDD
1 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (13.33%) SDLC
2 2 (13.33%) Validation
2 2 (13.33%) Data Governance
2 2 (13.33%) Data Mapping
2 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C#
1 6 (40.00%) Java
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (40.00%) PHP
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
1 6 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) HP
1 1 (6.67%) Apple
1 1 (6.67%) VMware