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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 124 126 105
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 15 19 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.71% 0.79% 1.89%
As % of the General category 1.55% 1.77% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 5
Average salary £48,750 £24,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+103.12% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -
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
968 1076 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 46.05% 44.76% 40.06%
Number of salaries quoted 654 622 570
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 11 February 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Reading

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 10 (43.48%) Configuration Management
1 10 (43.48%) Network Design
1 10 (43.48%) Fault Management
1 10 (43.48%) Capacity Management
1 10 (43.48%) Functional Testing
2 7 (30.43%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) .NET
3 6 (26.09%) MVC
3 6 (26.09%) SaaS
4 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (21.74%) WCF
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
4 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
5 4 (17.39%) ERP
5 4 (17.39%) Huawei
5 4 (17.39%) Finance
6 3 (13.04%) Validation
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) IVR
6 3 (13.04%) CRM
6 3 (13.04%) Front Office
6 3 (13.04%) Statistics
6 3 (13.04%) Business Development
6 3 (13.04%) Workforce Management Optimization
6 3 (13.04%) Predictive Analytics
6 3 (13.04%) Banking
6 3 (13.04%) SMTP
6 3 (13.04%) SNMP
6 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Diameter Protocol
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
1 3 (13.04%) SMTP
1 3 (13.04%) SNMP
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.04%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) BGP
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) MPLS
2 1 (4.35%) OSPF
2 1 (4.35%) RIP
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Couchbase
2 1 (4.35%) CouchDB
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Front Office
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Back Office Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) CRM Executive
3 3 (13.04%) Sales Executive
3 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Software Sales Executive
4 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
2 5 (21.74%) WCF
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (13.04%) IVR
1 3 (13.04%) Statistics
2 1 (4.35%) BBC
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Capacity Management
1 10 (43.48%) Configuration Management
1 10 (43.48%) Fault Management
1 10 (43.48%) Functional Testing
1 10 (43.48%) Network Design
2 6 (26.09%) MVC
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) ERP
5 3 (13.04%) Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) Business Development
5 3 (13.04%) CRM
5 3 (13.04%) Predictive Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Validation
5 3 (13.04%) Workforce Management Optimization
6 2 (8.70%) High Availability
6 2 (8.70%) OO
7 1 (4.35%) OOD
7 1 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Huawei
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Juniper
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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