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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 120 92 131
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +39
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 19 43 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.81% 1.87% 0.15%
As % of the General category 1.77% 4.59% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 1
Average salary £24,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.18% +7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +14.18%
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
1071 937 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 45.38% 40.70% 40.34%
Number of salaries quoted 608 594 613
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £71,400
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 29 January 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Reading

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 32 (56.14%) Telecoms
2 23 (40.35%) Smartphone
2 23 (40.35%) Broadband
2 23 (40.35%) Internet
3 17 (29.82%) 3G
3 17 (29.82%) SC Cleared
3 17 (29.82%) Security Cleared
3 17 (29.82%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 17 (29.82%) 4G
4 15 (26.32%) CRM
4 15 (26.32%) SharePoint
5 13 (22.81%) SLA
5 13 (22.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (21.05%) Change Management
7 11 (19.30%) Fault Management
7 11 (19.30%) Finance
7 11 (19.30%) Retail
7 11 (19.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (17.54%) Front Office
8 10 (17.54%) Project Management
8 10 (17.54%) Linux
9 9 (15.79%) UNIX
9 9 (15.79%) Billing
9 9 (15.79%) Line Management
9 9 (15.79%) Social Media
10 8 (14.04%) NDS
11 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
12 6 (10.53%) Windows
12 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
12 6 (10.53%) SOA

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 15 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.53%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (40.35%) Broadband
1 23 (40.35%) Internet
2 17 (29.82%) 3G
2 17 (29.82%) 4G
3 1 (1.75%) Firewall
3 1 (1.75%) VoIP
3 1 (1.75%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) EDRMS
General
1 32 (56.14%) Telecoms
2 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 11 (19.30%) Retail
3 10 (17.54%) Front Office
4 9 (15.79%) Billing
5 2 (3.51%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (15.79%) Consultant
1 9 (15.79%) Team Leader
1 9 (15.79%) BSS Engineer
1 9 (15.79%) Operations Team Leader
2 8 (14.04%) Support Engineer
3 6 (10.53%) Graduate
3 6 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 6 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (10.53%) Architect
3 6 (10.53%) Network Support Engineer
3 6 (10.53%) SharePoint Architect
3 6 (10.53%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 6 (10.53%) Network Support
3 6 (10.53%) Senior Architect
3 6 (10.53%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
3 6 (10.53%) Senior SharePoint Architect
4 2 (3.51%) Head of Technology
4 2 (3.51%) Systems Support
5 1 (1.75%) Support Analyst
5 1 (1.75%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 23 (40.35%) Smartphone
2 9 (15.79%) Social Media
3 6 (10.53%) Taxonomies
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Linux
2 9 (15.79%) UNIX
3 6 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) CRM
2 13 (22.81%) Root Cause Analysis
3 12 (21.05%) Change Management
4 11 (19.30%) Fault Management
4 11 (19.30%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (17.54%) Project Management
6 9 (15.79%) Line Management
7 6 (10.53%) SOA
7 6 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (10.53%) TOGAF
7 6 (10.53%) Migration
7 6 (10.53%) Metadata Management
8 2 (3.51%) People Management
8 2 (3.51%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.51%) Network Design
8 2 (3.51%) Business Development
8 2 (3.51%) Six Sigma
8 2 (3.51%) Benchmarking
8 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) SC Cleared
1 17 (29.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.81%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) NDS
2 1 (1.75%) Firmware
2 1 (1.75%) Kamailio
2 1 (1.75%) OpenSIPS
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.53%) EMC
3 6 (10.53%) Huawei
3 6 (10.53%) Open Text
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) Sun
4 1 (1.75%) HP
4 1 (1.75%) IBM
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