The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 65 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 3 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.47% 0.19% 1.58%
As % of the General category 1.14% 0.50% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Average salary £14,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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 Slough region.

General Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
263 201 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 41.09% 38.95% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 210 181 224
Average salary £53,750 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.58% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Back Office
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Slough

Back Office
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (75.00%) MDX
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (75.00%) SaaS
2 6 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) ITSM
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 6 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 5 (62.50%) Data Analyst
3 5 (62.50%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Junior
4 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) MDX
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITSM
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft