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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 128 130 78
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -52
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 4 18 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 0.80% 2.81%
As % of the General category 0.72% 1.88% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 48
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -43.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
559 959 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.87% 42.47% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 358 663 561
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £95,000 £75,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 June 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 8 (57.14%) Network Design
1 8 (57.14%) Capacity Management
2 6 (42.86%) Functional Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Fault Management
2 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
4 4 (28.57%) Workflow
4 4 (28.57%) Billing
4 4 (28.57%) CRM
4 4 (28.57%) Unix
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) ITSM
5 3 (21.43%) Fortinet
5 3 (21.43%) F5
5 3 (21.43%) Network Security
5 3 (21.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (21.43%) DDoS Mitigation
5 3 (21.43%) Ticket Management
5 3 (21.43%) Regular Expression
5 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) 4G
6 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
6 2 (14.29%) Wireless
6 2 (14.29%) Validation

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
1 3 (21.43%) Network Security
2 2 (14.29%) 4G
2 2 (14.29%) DMZ
2 2 (14.29%) TACACS
2 2 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (7.14%) BGP
3 1 (7.14%) Broadband
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) HSRP
3 1 (7.14%) HTTP
3 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
3 1 (7.14%) ICMP
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) MPLS
3 1 (7.14%) OSPF
3 1 (7.14%) SNMP
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) Telnet
General
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (28.57%) Billing
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Back Office Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Service Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Workflow Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IP Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Capacity Management
1 8 (57.14%) Network Design
2 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 6 (42.86%) Fault Management
2 6 (42.86%) Functional Testing
3 4 (28.57%) CRM
3 4 (28.57%) Workflow
4 3 (21.43%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (21.43%) ITSM
4 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Ticket Management
5 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 2 (14.29%) Validation
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Document Management
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCIP
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) CEH
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (7.14%) SANS
1 1 (7.14%) Security+ Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
2 3 (21.43%) F5
2 3 (21.43%) Fortinet
3 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Akamai
4 1 (7.14%) Huawei
4 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) Lancope
4 1 (7.14%) Prolexic
4 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
4 1 (7.14%) Splunk
4 1 (7.14%) Tufin