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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 96 125 107
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -18
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 30 18 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.81% 0.81% 1.58%
As % of the General category 4.08% 2.14% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 21
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -39.28%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,773 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.36% -9.39%
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
736 841 1076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 44.44% 37.75% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 462 590 636
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 28 (82.35%) Finance
2 27 (79.41%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) GAP Analysis
3 14 (41.18%) Telecoms
4 11 (32.35%) Portfolio Management
4 11 (32.35%) Degree
5 8 (23.53%) Data Management
5 8 (23.53%) C
6 7 (20.59%) Business Development
7 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (14.71%) SAP
7 5 (14.71%) Cisco
7 5 (14.71%) Handset
8 4 (11.76%) Firewall
8 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
8 4 (11.76%) Identity Management
8 4 (11.76%) Unit4 Business World
8 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
8 4 (11.76%) Oracle
8 4 (11.76%) FinancialForce.com
8 4 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (11.76%) DDoS Mitigation
8 4 (11.76%) F5
8 4 (11.76%) Fortinet
8 4 (11.76%) Regular Expression
8 4 (11.76%) Network Security
9 3 (8.82%) Blue Coat
9 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
9 3 (8.82%) 4G
9 3 (8.82%) Virtual Team

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.94%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Firewall
1 4 (11.76%) Network Security
2 3 (8.82%) 4G
2 3 (8.82%) DMZ
2 3 (8.82%) TACACS
2 3 (8.82%) Wireless
3 1 (2.94%) 3G
3 1 (2.94%) BGP
3 1 (2.94%) Broadband
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) HSRP
3 1 (2.94%) HTTP
3 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.94%) ICMP
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) MPLS
3 1 (2.94%) OSPF
3 1 (2.94%) SNMP
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SAP BW
General
1 28 (82.35%) Finance
2 14 (41.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Billing
3 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Analyst
2 17 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 17 (50.00%) Consultant
3 14 (41.18%) Finance Business Analyst
3 14 (41.18%) Financial Analyst
4 10 (29.41%) Business Consultant
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Asset Management Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Accountant
7 3 (8.82%) Network Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Security Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Design Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Functional Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) IP Network Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (14.71%) Handset
2 4 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (8.82%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) GAP Analysis
2 11 (32.35%) Portfolio Management
3 8 (23.53%) Data Management
4 7 (20.59%) Business Development
5 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
5 4 (11.76%) DDoS Mitigation
5 4 (11.76%) Identity Management
6 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Network Design
6 3 (8.82%) Validation
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (2.94%) High Availability
8 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.94%) SAP Implementation
8 1 (2.94%) SAP Security
8 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) C
3 2 (5.88%) Apex Code
3 2 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) Perl
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
4 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) CCIP
2 1 (2.94%) CCNP
2 1 (2.94%) CEH
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.94%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (2.94%) SANS
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Cisco
1 5 (14.71%) SAP
2 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
2 4 (11.76%) F5
2 4 (11.76%) Fortinet
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) Blue Coat
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix
4 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.94%) Akamai
5 1 (2.94%) Ariba
5 1 (2.94%) Huawei
5 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.94%) Juniper
5 1 (2.94%) Lancope
5 1 (2.94%) Prolexic
5 1 (2.94%) Sourcefire
5 1 (2.94%) Splunk
5 1 (2.94%) Tufin
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