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

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 118 142 95
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -47
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 23 23 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.97% 0.74% 2.17%
As % of the General category 2.46% 1.54% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 43
Median salary £47,500 £36,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.25% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £20,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £49,550 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
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
936 1492 1537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.43% 48.08% 48.33%
Number of salaries quoted 567 867 920
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Glasgow +22 12 £40,000 +23.07%
Edinburgh +13 11 £47,500 -2.06% 3
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 17 (40.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (40.48%) Continuous Improvement
2 17 (40.48%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (33.33%) Project Management
4 13 (30.95%) Scrum
4 13 (30.95%) GIS
4 13 (30.95%) Financial Analysis
5 10 (23.81%) ArcGIS
6 9 (21.43%) Degree
6 9 (21.43%) Investment Management
6 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (21.43%) VMware
6 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
7 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2
7 8 (19.05%) Windows
7 8 (19.05%) Banking
7 8 (19.05%) Reference Data
7 8 (19.05%) General Ledger
7 8 (19.05%) Waterfall
7 8 (19.05%) Cash Management
8 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (14.29%) DHCP
8 6 (14.29%) DNS
8 6 (14.29%) ITIL
8 6 (14.29%) IIS
8 6 (14.29%) vSphere

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 10 (23.81%) ArcGIS
2 6 (14.29%) IIS
3 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
4 4 (9.52%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (9.52%) GemFire
5 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.76%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) DHCP
1 6 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) LAN
3 2 (4.76%) SAN
3 2 (4.76%) WAN
4 1 (2.38%) BGP
4 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.38%) Internet
4 1 (2.38%) Network Security
4 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) GIS
2 4 (9.52%) Data Lake
2 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (9.52%) InterSystems Cache
2 4 (9.52%) OLAP
2 4 (9.52%) OLTP
2 4 (9.52%) RDBMS
2 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.52%) Star Schema
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) ERwin
1 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.52%) MagicDraw
1 4 (9.52%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Banking
2 8 (19.05%) General Ledger
3 4 (9.52%) Front Office
3 4 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Project Manager
2 10 (23.81%) GIS Manager
2 10 (23.81%) GIS Project Manager
3 7 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
4 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Agile Project Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Derivatives Business Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) IT Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Information Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) IT Security Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Lead Developer
6 4 (9.52%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) OTC Derivatives Business Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) XML
2 4 (9.52%) Hibernate
2 4 (9.52%) JMS
2 4 (9.52%) Protocol Buffers
2 4 (9.52%) Spring
2 4 (9.52%) XML Schema
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (2.38%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) CSS3
3 1 (2.38%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.05%) Reference Data
3 5 (11.90%) Derivative
3 5 (11.90%) OTC Derivatives
4 4 (9.52%) Data Integration
4 4 (9.52%) Ontologies
4 4 (9.52%) Taxonomies
5 3 (7.14%) Clustering
6 1 (2.38%) CMDB
6 1 (2.38%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.38%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.90%) Unix
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Continuous Improvement
1 17 (40.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) Project Management
3 13 (30.95%) Financial Analysis
3 13 (30.95%) Scrum
4 9 (21.43%) Investment Management
5 8 (19.05%) Cash Management
5 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 8 (19.05%) Waterfall
6 6 (14.29%) ITIL
6 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 5 (11.90%) Asset Management
8 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 4 (9.52%) Data Management
8 4 (9.52%) Data Migration
8 4 (9.52%) Migration
8 4 (9.52%) Multithreading
8 4 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (9.52%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) Java
1 5 (11.90%) VBScript
2 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
3 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (2.38%) C#
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) CFA
3 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.38%) CCNA
4 1 (2.38%) CCNP
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) Data Quality
1 4 (9.52%) ISO20022
2 3 (7.14%) SLA
3 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 6 (14.29%) vSphere
4 5 (11.90%) ISA Server
5 2 (4.76%) XenApp
6 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (2.38%) MOM
3 1 (2.38%) SCOM
3 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 9 (21.43%) VMware
2 4 (9.52%) Bloomberg
2 4 (9.52%) Charles River
2 4 (9.52%) Google
2 4 (9.52%) IBM
2 4 (9.52%) SunGard
3 3 (7.14%) Casewise
4 2 (4.76%) Dell
4 2 (4.76%) EMC
5 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle
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