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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank - 55 53
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 0 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.36% 2.61%
As % of the General category - 0.83% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Average salary - £35,000 £34,252
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -5.62%
General Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
313 240 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 39.52% 42.78% 37.24%
Number of salaries quoted 266 204 182
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 £57,150 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 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 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Local Government
2 4 (66.67%) SLA
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Front Office
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) VMware

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Local Government
3 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) VMware