The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 126 152 121
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -31
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 19 11 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.76% 0.33% 1.57%
As % of the General category 1.71% 0.69% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 26
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £33,499 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £56,671 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Back Office
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

General Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1111 1583 1708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.67% 48.03% 46.92%
Number of salaries quoted 627 896 1010
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Back Office
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Scotland region.

Back Office Salary Trend in Scotland

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Scotland

Back Office
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +28 15 £45,000 +47.54% 2
Glasgow +14 3 £42,500 -7.28%
Aberdeen - 1 £43,500 -
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 12 (34.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (34.29%) Project Management
3 11 (31.43%) Scrum
3 11 (31.43%) GIS
3 11 (31.43%) Financial Analysis
3 11 (31.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.71%) PRINCE2
5 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
5 8 (22.86%) ArcGIS
6 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (20.00%) VMware
6 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (17.14%) SLA
7 6 (17.14%) Windows
7 6 (17.14%) Investment Management
8 5 (14.29%) SQL
8 5 (14.29%) Degree
9 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
9 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (11.43%) C#
9 4 (11.43%) .NET
9 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
9 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
9 4 (11.43%) SDLC
10 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
10 3 (8.57%) Collateral Management
10 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.86%) ArcGIS
2 3 (8.57%) IIS
2 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) DHCP
1 2 (5.71%) DNS
1 2 (5.71%) LAN
1 2 (5.71%) SAN
1 2 (5.71%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) BGP
2 1 (2.86%) EIGRP
2 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) Intranet
2 1 (2.86%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) VoIP
2 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) GIS
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Project Manager
2 8 (22.86%) GIS Manager
2 8 (22.86%) GIS Project Manager
3 7 (20.00%) Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Delivery Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Head of Architecture
5 3 (8.57%) Software Delivery Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Asset Management Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Asset Management Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Derivatives Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
1 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (8.57%) CSS
2 3 (8.57%) HTML
3 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (5.71%) XML
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (2.86%) CSS3
4 1 (2.86%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.86%) J2SE
4 1 (2.86%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (2.86%) Spring
4 1 (2.86%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Derivative
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.71%) OTC Derivatives
3 2 (5.71%) Swaptions
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) CMDB
4 1 (2.86%) Equities
4 1 (2.86%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.86%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.71%) Unix
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Project Management
1 12 (34.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (31.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (31.43%) Financial Analysis
2 11 (31.43%) Scrum
3 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) PRINCE2
4 6 (17.14%) Investment Management
5 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.43%) SDLC
5 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.57%) Change Management
6 3 (8.57%) Collateral Management
6 3 (8.57%) ERP
6 3 (8.57%) MVC
6 3 (8.57%) Software Delivery
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Workflow
7 2 (5.71%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) C#
3 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.71%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) VB
5 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) CCNA
2 2 (5.71%) CCNP
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.86%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Firmware
2 2 (5.71%) ISA Server
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
2 2 (5.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) SCOM
3 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) Casewise
4 2 (5.71%) EMC
5 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.86%) Dell
5 1 (2.86%) Intel
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
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