The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 108 108 126
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 40 41 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.53% 1.59% 0.24%
As % of the General category 3.24% 3.74% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 3
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Back Office
Berkshire

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

General Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1234 1095 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 47.06% 42.56% 37.54%
Number of salaries quoted 610 731 597
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,050
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Back Office
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Reading

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Reading

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 40 (48.19%) SC Cleared
1 40 (48.19%) Security Cleared
2 33 (39.76%) Telecoms
3 30 (36.14%) Finance
3 30 (36.14%) Retail
4 23 (27.71%) Broadband
4 23 (27.71%) Internet
4 23 (27.71%) Smartphone
5 18 (21.69%) German Language
5 18 (21.69%) Business Development
5 18 (21.69%) Six Sigma
5 18 (21.69%) Benchmarking
6 17 (20.48%) 3G
6 17 (20.48%) Linux
6 17 (20.48%) CRM
6 17 (20.48%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 17 (20.48%) 4G
7 16 (19.28%) UNIX
8 15 (18.07%) SLA
8 15 (18.07%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (15.66%) SharePoint
10 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
11 10 (12.05%) EMC
11 10 (12.05%) EDRMS
11 10 (12.05%) SOA
11 10 (12.05%) MS Excel
11 10 (12.05%) Windows
11 10 (12.05%) TOGAF
11 10 (12.05%) Open Text
11 10 (12.05%) Migration

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 13 (15.66%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.05%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (12.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.71%) Internet
1 23 (27.71%) Broadband
2 17 (20.48%) 4G
2 17 (20.48%) 3G
3 6 (7.23%) Firewall
4 1 (1.20%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (1.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.05%) EDRMS
2 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database
General
1 33 (39.76%) Telecoms
2 30 (36.14%) Finance
2 30 (36.14%) Retail
3 18 (21.69%) German Language
4 8 (9.64%) Front Office
5 7 (8.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (13.25%) Architect
2 10 (12.05%) Solutions Architect
2 10 (12.05%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 10 (12.05%) SharePoint Architect
2 10 (12.05%) Senior Architect
2 10 (12.05%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
2 10 (12.05%) Senior SharePoint Architect
3 9 (10.84%) Operations Team Leader
3 9 (10.84%) Team Leader
4 8 (9.64%) Sales Manager
4 8 (9.64%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Account Manager
5 7 (8.43%) BSS Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Network Support
6 6 (7.23%) Network Support Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.61%) Consultant
8 2 (2.41%) Systems Support
8 2 (2.41%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) .NET
1 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.71%) Smartphone
2 10 (12.05%) Taxonomies
3 8 (9.64%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.43%) Clustering
5 3 (3.61%) Social Media
6 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.20%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.48%) Linux
2 16 (19.28%) UNIX
3 10 (12.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.69%) Six Sigma
1 18 (21.69%) Benchmarking
1 18 (21.69%) Business Development
2 17 (20.48%) CRM
3 15 (18.07%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (12.05%) Metadata Management
4 10 (12.05%) SOA
4 10 (12.05%) Systems Analysis
4 10 (12.05%) Knowledge Management
4 10 (12.05%) Migration
4 10 (12.05%) TOGAF
5 9 (10.84%) Fault Management
5 9 (10.84%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (10.84%) Project Management
5 9 (10.84%) Line Management
6 8 (9.64%) Infrastructure Management
6 8 (9.64%) Data Management
6 8 (9.64%) Change Management
7 2 (2.41%) Network Design
8 1 (1.20%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 40 (48.19%) SC Cleared
1 40 (48.19%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.64%) Degree
3 2 (2.41%) OCA
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.07%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.64%) NDS
2 7 (8.43%) Firmware
3 4 (4.82%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.20%) Kamailio
4 1 (1.20%) OpenSIPS
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (20.48%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.05%) EMC
3 10 (12.05%) Open Text
4 8 (9.64%) Oracle
5 4 (4.82%) Huawei
6 1 (1.20%) IBM
6 1 (1.20%) Sun
6 1 (1.20%) HP
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