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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 105 96 125
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +29
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 36 45 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.39% 1.82% 0.15%
As % of the General category 3.02% 4.28% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 2
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £40,429 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.87% +6.25%
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
1192 1051 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 46.15% 42.50% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 644 727 608
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 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 24 October 2014.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Reading

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 60 (56.60%) SC Cleared
1 60 (56.60%) Security Cleared
2 46 (43.40%) Finance
2 46 (43.40%) Retail
3 32 (30.19%) Telecoms
4 30 (28.30%) Business Development
4 30 (28.30%) German Language
4 30 (28.30%) Six Sigma
4 30 (28.30%) Benchmarking
5 23 (21.70%) Internet
5 23 (21.70%) Broadband
5 23 (21.70%) Smartphone
6 20 (18.87%) Linux
6 20 (18.87%) CRM
7 19 (17.92%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 18 (16.98%) UNIX
9 17 (16.04%) 3G
9 17 (16.04%) 4G
10 16 (15.09%) Microsoft
11 15 (14.15%) SOA
11 15 (14.15%) MS Excel
11 15 (14.15%) TOGAF
12 14 (13.21%) Systems Analysis
12 14 (13.21%) Knowledge Management
12 14 (13.21%) Migration
12 14 (13.21%) Open Text
12 14 (13.21%) SharePoint Server
12 14 (13.21%) Taxonomies
12 14 (13.21%) SharePoint
12 14 (13.21%) Windows

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 14 (13.21%) SharePoint
1 14 (13.21%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (0.94%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (14.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.94%) MS Project
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (21.70%) Internet
1 23 (21.70%) Broadband
2 17 (16.04%) 4G
2 17 (16.04%) 3G
3 6 (5.66%) Firewall
4 1 (0.94%) NAS
4 1 (0.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.21%) EDRMS
2 5 (4.72%) MySQL
3 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.89%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.94%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 46 (43.40%) Finance
1 46 (43.40%) Retail
2 32 (30.19%) Telecoms
3 30 (28.30%) German Language
4 6 (5.66%) Billing
4 6 (5.66%) Front Office
5 2 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (15.09%) Architect
2 14 (13.21%) Solutions Architect
2 14 (13.21%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 14 (13.21%) SharePoint Architect
2 14 (13.21%) Senior Architect
2 14 (13.21%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
2 14 (13.21%) Senior SharePoint Architect
3 12 (11.32%) Sales Manager
3 12 (11.32%) Account Manager
4 10 (9.43%) Support Engineer
5 9 (8.49%) Team Leader
5 9 (8.49%) Operations Team Leader
6 6 (5.66%) Network Support
6 6 (5.66%) Network Support Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) BSS Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Network Engineer
7 4 (3.77%) Project Manager
8 3 (2.83%) Senior Manager
8 3 (2.83%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.89%) CSS
1 2 (1.89%) LAMP
1 2 (1.89%) Symfony
1 2 (1.89%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (1.89%) CakePHP
1 2 (1.89%) jQuery
1 2 (1.89%) RESTful
1 2 (1.89%) HTML
2 1 (0.94%) .NET
2 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.70%) Smartphone
2 14 (13.21%) Taxonomies
3 9 (8.49%) Computer Science
4 8 (7.55%) Clustering
5 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.89%) Social Media
7 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.87%) Linux
2 18 (16.98%) UNIX
3 14 (13.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.30%) Six Sigma
1 30 (28.30%) Benchmarking
1 30 (28.30%) Business Development
2 20 (18.87%) CRM
3 15 (14.15%) SOA
3 15 (14.15%) TOGAF
4 14 (13.21%) Systems Analysis
4 14 (13.21%) Knowledge Management
4 14 (13.21%) Migration
4 14 (13.21%) Metadata Management
5 13 (12.26%) Data Management
6 12 (11.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (10.38%) Project Management
8 9 (8.49%) Line Management
9 8 (7.55%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (5.66%) Fault Management
11 5 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (4.72%) PRINCE2
11 5 (4.72%) Change Management
12 4 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.72%) SQL
2 3 (2.83%) Korn
2 3 (2.83%) Perl
3 2 (1.89%) PHP
3 2 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.94%) C#
4 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (56.60%) SC Cleared
1 60 (56.60%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.49%) Degree
3 3 (2.83%) OCA
3 3 (2.83%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.94%) MOS
4 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.26%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.55%) NDS
2 7 (6.60%) Firmware
3 4 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (4.72%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.89%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 19 (17.92%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 16 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 14 (13.21%) EMC
3 14 (13.21%) Open Text
4 11 (10.38%) Oracle
5 5 (4.72%) Huawei
6 2 (1.89%) Facebook
6 2 (1.89%) Velocent
6 2 (1.89%) Cerion
6 2 (1.89%) HP
6 2 (1.89%) Greenplum
7 1 (0.94%) Zend
7 1 (0.94%) Remedy
7 1 (0.94%) SAP
7 1 (0.94%) IBM
7 1 (0.94%) Sun
Reading
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago