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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 66 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 7 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.05% 1.80% 0.63%
As % of the General category 2.58% 4.32% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 3
Average salary £22,500 £50,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.22% +54.61%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
General Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
271 278 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 40.69% 41.68% 34.24%
Number of salaries quoted 233 250 156
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Somerset

Back Office
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bath -13 2 £61,250 -5.76%
Taunton -15 1 - - 2
Back Office
South West

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Test Management
2 7 (58.33%) Manual Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Test Strategy
2 7 (58.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (33.33%) SLA
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 4 (33.33%) Local Government
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) ISEB
5 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (8.33%) Front Office
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) ITSM
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (8.33%) SAN
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) MCP
6 1 (8.33%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Statistics
6 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Local Government
3 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Test Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Head of Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Test Management
1 7 (58.33%) Manual Testing
1 7 (58.33%) Test Strategy
1 7 (58.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Information Management
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) VMware
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