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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 124 81 121
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +40
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 20 59 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.87% 2.46% 0.78%
As % of the General category 1.92% 6.08% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 36 0
Average salary £40,000 £75,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
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
1044 970 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 45.23% 40.45% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 649 553 580
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £95,000
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 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 3 June 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Reading

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 12 (37.50%) Front Office
2 11 (34.38%) Finance
3 9 (28.13%) Fault Management
3 9 (28.13%) Service Delivery
3 9 (28.13%) Capacity Management
3 9 (28.13%) People Management
4 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
4 7 (21.88%) Statistics
4 7 (21.88%) Validation
4 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
5 6 (18.75%) Network Design
5 6 (18.75%) VoIP
5 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
6 5 (15.63%) Data Transformation
6 5 (15.63%) Social Media
6 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (15.63%) Diameter Protocol
6 5 (15.63%) SMTP
6 5 (15.63%) DHCP
6 5 (15.63%) SNMP
6 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
6 5 (15.63%) DNS
6 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
6 5 (15.63%) ERP
6 5 (15.63%) Document Management
6 5 (15.63%) Retail
6 5 (15.63%) Workflow
6 5 (15.63%) Risk Management

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) VoIP
2 5 (15.63%) Diameter Protocol
2 5 (15.63%) SMTP
2 5 (15.63%) DHCP
2 5 (15.63%) SNMP
2 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
2 5 (15.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) MS Access
General
1 12 (37.50%) Front Office
2 11 (34.38%) Finance
3 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
4 5 (15.63%) Retail
5 2 (6.25%) Multimedia
5 2 (6.25%) Billing
6 1 (3.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Analyst
1 7 (21.88%) Consultant
2 6 (18.75%) Team Leader
2 6 (18.75%) Technical Team Leader
3 5 (15.63%) Graduate
4 4 (12.50%) Project Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Back Office Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Head of Technology
6 2 (6.25%) BSS Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Sales Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) IP Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior IP Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Author
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Author
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Statistics
2 5 (15.63%) Social Media
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Solaris
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Fault Management
1 9 (28.13%) Service Delivery
1 9 (28.13%) Capacity Management
1 9 (28.13%) People Management
2 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
2 7 (21.88%) Validation
3 6 (18.75%) Network Design
4 5 (15.63%) Data Transformation
4 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (15.63%) ERP
4 5 (15.63%) Document Management
4 5 (15.63%) Workflow
4 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
5 4 (12.50%) Change Management
5 4 (12.50%) Demand Forecasting
5 4 (12.50%) Network Management
6 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
6 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Project Management
6 3 (9.38%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) VBA
2 2 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) RHCSA
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Huawei
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) JD Edwards
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