The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank - 56 48
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 0 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.36% 3.07%
As % of the General category - 0.85% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 13
Average salary - £35,000 £31,503
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.10%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.92%
General Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
315 234 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 39.23% 41.64% 37.00%
Number of salaries quoted 268 200 186
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,646
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Back Office
South West

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Back Office
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Somerset

Back Office
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (80.00%) SLA
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Local Government
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Local Government
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft