The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 306 296 240
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -56
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 131 177 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.72% 0.85% 1.13%
As % of the General category 2.03% 2.26% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 109 122 192
Median salary £38,000 £44,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.60% +27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £76,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,857
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.02%
Back Office
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

General Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
6469 7845 8704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.44% 37.65% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5197 6015 6369
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Back Office
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Back Office Salary Trend in the South East

Back Office
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in the South East

Back Office
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Surrey +38 53 £35,000 -22.22% 3
West Sussex -12 20 £45,000 +1.12% 5
Kent +15 16 £42,500 +26.86% 2
Hampshire +3 16 £38,000 -14.60% 1
Oxfordshire -15 8 £27,500 -60.71% 2
Buckinghamshire +24 7 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Berkshire -17 6 £52,250 +22.94% 1
East Sussex +11 2 £46,642 +7.71%
Middlesex -7 2 £38,000 -
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 56 (24.35%) Microsoft
1 56 (24.35%) Finance
2 54 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (23.48%) SQL
3 51 (22.17%) .NET
4 38 (16.52%) CSS
5 37 (16.09%) JavaScript
6 34 (14.78%) MS Excel
7 33 (14.35%) C#
8 32 (13.91%) SQL Server
9 31 (13.48%) QA
10 30 (13.04%) HTML
10 30 (13.04%) Windows
10 30 (13.04%) Project Management
11 29 (12.61%) MS Office
11 29 (12.61%) Telecoms
12 28 (12.17%) Management Information System
13 27 (11.74%) Web Development
14 26 (11.30%) jQuery
15 25 (10.87%) Business Continuity
15 25 (10.87%) Web Services
16 24 (10.43%) PHP
17 23 (10.00%) Degree
17 23 (10.00%) Wireframes
18 22 (9.57%) SOAP
19 20 (8.70%) Quality Management
19 20 (8.70%) Oracle
19 20 (8.70%) CRM
19 20 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
19 20 (8.70%) Windows Server

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (2.61%) Oracle Application Server
1 6 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.17%) CMS
2 5 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (1.30%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.87%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.43%) IIS
5 1 (0.43%) JBoss
5 1 (0.43%) Mule
5 1 (0.43%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.43%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 34 (14.78%) MS Excel
2 29 (12.61%) MS Office
3 13 (5.65%) Photoshop
4 5 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.74%) Magento
1 4 (1.74%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.87%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.35%) Extranet
1 10 (4.35%) Intranet
2 6 (2.61%) 3G
2 6 (2.61%) Firewall
2 6 (2.61%) Network Security
3 5 (2.17%) DHCP
3 5 (2.17%) DNS
3 5 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.74%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (1.74%) Internet
4 4 (1.74%) LAN
4 4 (1.74%) VoIP
5 3 (1.30%) 4G
5 3 (1.30%) Bluetooth
5 3 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (1.30%) Junos
5 3 (1.30%) NetScaler
5 3 (1.30%) WAN
5 3 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.87%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.91%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.39%) MySQL
3 8 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.61%) DTS
5 4 (1.74%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.74%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.30%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.87%) EDMS
7 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (4.35%) HP UFT
2 9 (3.91%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.91%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (3.91%) Selenium
2 9 (3.91%) TeamCity
3 4 (1.74%) Bower
3 4 (1.74%) Grunt
4 3 (1.30%) Subversion
4 3 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.30%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.87%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.87%) JIRA
5 2 (0.87%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.87%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.43%) Maven
6 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (24.35%) Finance
2 29 (12.61%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.09%) Legal
4 13 (5.65%) Retail
5 10 (4.35%) Front Office
6 6 (2.61%) Banking
7 5 (2.17%) Online Betting
8 4 (1.74%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.74%) Publishing
9 3 (1.30%) Billing
9 3 (1.30%) Law
9 3 (1.30%) Local Government
10 2 (0.87%) Marketing
10 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (27.39%) Developer
2 44 (19.13%) Analyst
3 21 (9.13%) Administrator
3 21 (9.13%) Consultant
4 20 (8.70%) Graduate
5 19 (8.26%) .NET Developer
6 18 (7.83%) Web Developer
7 16 (6.96%) Business Consultant
7 16 (6.96%) C# Developer
7 16 (6.96%) Graduate Business Consultant
7 16 (6.96%) Graduate Consultant
8 15 (6.52%) PHP Developer
9 13 (5.65%) Designer
9 13 (5.65%) Project Manager
9 13 (5.65%) UI Designer
10 11 (4.78%) DBA
10 11 (4.78%) HTML Developer
11 10 (4.35%) IT Manager
11 10 (4.35%) SQL DBA
11 10 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (22.17%) .NET
2 38 (16.52%) CSS
3 30 (13.04%) HTML
4 26 (11.30%) jQuery
5 25 (10.87%) Web Services
6 22 (9.57%) SOAP
7 19 (8.26%) REST
8 11 (4.78%) LAMP
9 10 (4.35%) OAuth
9 10 (4.35%) RESTful
10 9 (3.91%) ASP.NET
11 7 (3.04%) AngularJS
11 7 (3.04%) HTML5
12 6 (2.61%) CSS3
13 5 (2.17%) WCF
13 5 (2.17%) WPF
13 5 (2.17%) XML
14 4 (1.74%) Ajax
14 4 (1.74%) Google Maps API
15 3 (1.30%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.17%) Management Information System
2 19 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.65%) User Experience
4 12 (5.22%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.61%) EPoS
6 5 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.17%) Cybercrime
6 5 (2.17%) Derivative
7 4 (1.74%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (1.74%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.74%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.30%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.30%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.30%) EFT
8 3 (1.30%) iPad
8 3 (1.30%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.87%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.87%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 30 (13.04%) Windows
2 20 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 9 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (3.48%) Unix
5 4 (1.74%) Linux
5 4 (1.74%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.30%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.30%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.30%) Windows Phone 8
6 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.43%) Android
7 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (13.04%) Project Management
3 27 (11.74%) Web Development
4 25 (10.87%) Business Continuity
5 23 (10.00%) Wireframes
6 20 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (8.70%) CRM
6 20 (8.70%) Internal Audit
6 20 (8.70%) Quality Management
7 19 (8.26%) TDD
8 17 (7.39%) MVC
9 16 (6.96%) Business Continuity Management
9 16 (6.96%) Energy Management
9 16 (6.96%) Information Security
9 16 (6.96%) Information Security Management
9 16 (6.96%) Security Management
10 15 (6.52%) Migration
11 14 (6.09%) PRINCE
11 14 (6.09%) Test Scripting
12 13 (5.65%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 54 (23.48%) SQL
2 37 (16.09%) JavaScript
3 33 (14.35%) C#
4 24 (10.43%) PHP
5 13 (5.65%) Java
6 10 (4.35%) VB
7 8 (3.48%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.61%) VBA
8 6 (2.61%) VBScript
9 5 (2.17%) Python
9 5 (2.17%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.74%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.74%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.30%) C
12 2 (0.87%) Delphi
13 1 (0.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (10.00%) Degree
2 10 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (3.91%) ISTQB
4 8 (3.48%) ISEB
5 7 (3.04%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.74%) CCNP
7 3 (1.30%) CCIP
7 3 (1.30%) CCNA
7 3 (1.30%) JNCIS
7 3 (1.30%) MCSE
8 2 (0.87%) CLAS
8 2 (0.87%) CREST Certified
8 2 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.87%) PCI QSA
8 2 (0.87%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.87%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.43%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (0.43%) MCSA
9 1 (0.43%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (13.48%) QA
2 16 (6.96%) ISO 14001
2 16 (6.96%) ISO 9001
2 16 (6.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (6.96%) ISO22301
3 4 (1.74%) P3O
4 3 (1.30%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.30%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.43%) PMBOK
System Software
1 15 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.74%) XenApp
2 4 (1.74%) XenDesktop
3 3 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.30%) XenServer
4 2 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) CloudHub
2 1 (0.43%) QRadar
2 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 56 (24.35%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.70%) Oracle
3 15 (6.52%) HP
4 13 (5.65%) Kony
5 12 (5.22%) Cisco
6 10 (4.35%) CA
7 8 (3.48%) SAP
8 7 (3.04%) Citrix
8 7 (3.04%) IBM
9 6 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.74%) Charles River
10 4 (1.74%) EPiServer
10 4 (1.74%) Google
10 4 (1.74%) Jaspersoft
10 4 (1.74%) SunGard
11 3 (1.30%) Huawei
11 3 (1.30%) Juniper
11 3 (1.30%) SurfControl
11 3 (1.30%) VMware
12 2 (0.87%) ILOG
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