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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 296 352 295
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -57
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 103 115 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.64% 0.54% 0.85%
As % of the General category 1.94% 1.50% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 80 95 92
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,700 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
5303 7651 7883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.75% 35.81% 35.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4097 5950 5698
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +40 26 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Berkshire +52 22 £52,500 +20.00% 3
West Sussex +33 18 £47,750 -1.03% 2
Oxfordshire +29 12 £61,000 +1.66% 1
Buckinghamshire +14 10 £37,500 -11.76%
Hampshire +4 6 £38,928 -11.02% 3
Kent +3 4 £30,000 -19.30%
East Sussex +23 3 £42,085 +31.31%
Middlesex +8 2 - -
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 120 (48.58%) Finance
2 75 (30.36%) SQL
3 61 (24.70%) C#
4 57 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (21.86%) .NET
5 54 (21.86%) SQL Server
6 52 (21.05%) Windows
7 48 (19.43%) Project Management
8 40 (16.19%) Microsoft
8 40 (16.19%) VMware
9 38 (15.38%) Degree
10 37 (14.98%) VMware Infrastructure
10 37 (14.98%) Data Centre
11 31 (12.55%) Windows Server
12 30 (12.15%) ITIL
13 29 (11.74%) Telecoms
14 28 (11.34%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (10.93%) Windows Server 2008
15 27 (10.93%) Analytical Skills
16 25 (10.12%) SDLC
16 25 (10.12%) MS Excel
16 25 (10.12%) PRINCE2
16 25 (10.12%) Cisco
17 24 (9.72%) Linux
17 24 (9.72%) Enterprise Software
18 23 (9.31%) C
18 23 (9.31%) Java
18 23 (9.31%) QA
19 22 (8.91%) ASP.NET
20 20 (8.10%) Python

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 9 (3.64%) IIS
2 8 (3.24%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.83%) Confluence
4 6 (2.43%) ArcGIS
4 6 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (2.43%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (2.02%) CMS
5 5 (2.02%) IBM Notes
5 5 (2.02%) JBoss
5 5 (2.02%) PegaRULES
6 4 (1.62%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (1.62%) EPiServer CMS
6 4 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.62%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (10.12%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.69%) MS Office
3 6 (2.43%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.40%) MS Project
5 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.02%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.62%) Eagle PACE
2 4 (1.62%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.81%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.81%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.81%) SAP FSCM
3 2 (0.81%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.40%) Endur
4 1 (0.40%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.40%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.02%) Office 365
2 4 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.62%) FinancialForce.com
3 2 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (0.81%) SaaS
4 1 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.10%) VPN
2 19 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 17 (6.88%) MPLS
4 15 (6.07%) Firewall
4 15 (6.07%) LAN
5 13 (5.26%) WAN
6 7 (2.83%) DNS
7 6 (2.43%) NetScaler
7 6 (2.43%) Wireless
8 5 (2.02%) BGP
8 5 (2.02%) DHCP
8 5 (2.02%) Internet
9 4 (1.62%) Broadband
9 4 (1.62%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (1.62%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (1.62%) Junos
9 4 (1.62%) OSPF
10 3 (1.21%) HTTP
10 3 (1.21%) Network Security
10 3 (1.21%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (21.86%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.48%) SQL Server 2012
2 16 (6.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (6.07%) DTS
3 15 (6.07%) SQL Server 2014
3 15 (6.07%) SQL Server 2016
3 15 (6.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 15 (6.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.43%) GIS
6 3 (1.21%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.81%) Power BI
7 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.40%) MySQL
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (7.29%) Selenium
2 13 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 13 (5.26%) HP UFT
3 9 (3.64%) JIRA
4 6 (2.43%) Burp Suite
4 6 (2.43%) Metasploit
4 6 (2.43%) NUnit
4 6 (2.43%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.02%) SpecFlow
5 5 (2.02%) WebDriver
6 4 (1.62%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (1.21%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.40%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.40%) Moq
9 1 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.40%) Subversion
9 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
General
1 120 (48.58%) Finance
2 29 (11.74%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.26%) Retail
4 12 (4.86%) Front Office
5 10 (4.05%) Online Betting
6 8 (3.24%) Banking
7 7 (2.83%) Marketing
8 6 (2.43%) Billing
8 6 (2.43%) Publishing
9 5 (2.02%) Legal
10 4 (1.62%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.21%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.81%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.40%) Electronics
13 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 70 (28.34%) Analyst
2 51 (20.65%) Developer
3 33 (13.36%) Business Analyst
4 27 (10.93%) Project Manager
5 20 (8.10%) .NET Developer
5 20 (8.10%) Consultant
6 19 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 18 (7.29%) Financial Analyst
8 17 (6.88%) Applications Support
8 17 (6.88%) Finance Business Analyst
9 15 (6.07%) DBA
9 15 (6.07%) SQL DBA
9 15 (6.07%) SQL Server DBA
10 13 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (5.26%) Senior Test Engineer
10 13 (5.26%) Test Engineer
11 12 (4.86%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (4.86%) Support Analyst
11 12 (4.86%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (21.86%) .NET
2 22 (8.91%) ASP.NET
3 13 (5.26%) Web Services
4 9 (3.64%) HTML
4 9 (3.64%) jQuery
5 8 (3.24%) .NET Framework
5 8 (3.24%) CSS
6 7 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (2.83%) WCF
6 7 (2.83%) WinForms
6 7 (2.83%) WPF
6 7 (2.83%) XML
7 6 (2.43%) Java EE
7 6 (2.43%) RESTful
8 5 (2.02%) Drools
8 5 (2.02%) HTML5
8 5 (2.02%) Spring
8 5 (2.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (1.62%) Akka
9 4 (1.62%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.98%) Data Centre
2 27 (10.93%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (9.72%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (6.48%) Computer Science
5 15 (6.07%) Reinsurance
6 11 (4.45%) EPoS
6 11 (4.45%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.64%) Blackberry
7 9 (3.64%) iSeries
7 9 (3.64%) Mainframe
8 7 (2.83%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (2.83%) Derivative
8 7 (2.83%) Virtual Team
9 6 (2.43%) Fixed Income
10 5 (2.02%) EFT
10 5 (2.02%) Handset
11 3 (1.21%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.21%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.81%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 52 (21.05%) Windows
2 31 (12.55%) Windows Server
3 27 (10.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (9.72%) Linux
5 19 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (5.67%) Unix
7 10 (4.05%) Windows 8
7 10 (4.05%) Windows XP
8 7 (2.83%) Windows 7
9 6 (2.43%) Kali Linux
10 4 (1.62%) Android
10 4 (1.62%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.21%) Solaris
12 2 (0.81%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.81%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.40%) Debian
13 1 (0.40%) SUSE
13 1 (0.40%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (19.43%) Project Management
3 30 (12.15%) ITIL
4 28 (11.34%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (10.12%) PRINCE2
5 25 (10.12%) SDLC
6 19 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
6 19 (7.69%) Open Source
7 18 (7.29%) Scrum
8 17 (6.88%) Software Engineering
8 17 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (6.48%) ETL
9 16 (6.48%) Service Management
9 16 (6.48%) TDD
10 15 (6.07%) Business Analysis
10 15 (6.07%) Business Development
10 15 (6.07%) Data Transformation
11 14 (5.67%) Project Planning
12 13 (5.26%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (30.36%) SQL
2 61 (24.70%) C#
3 23 (9.31%) C
3 23 (9.31%) Java
4 20 (8.10%) Python
5 19 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 17 (6.88%) Ruby
7 14 (5.67%) VB
8 13 (5.26%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.24%) JavaScript
10 7 (2.83%) Perl
11 6 (2.43%) Delphi
11 6 (2.43%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.02%) C++
13 4 (1.62%) Groovy
13 4 (1.62%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.62%) PHP
13 4 (1.62%) Scala
14 3 (1.21%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (15.38%) Degree
2 20 (8.10%) ISEB
2 20 (8.10%) ISTQB
3 9 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.24%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.83%) MCP
6 6 (2.43%) CCNA
6 6 (2.43%) CEH
6 6 (2.43%) CREST Certified
6 6 (2.43%) GPEN
6 6 (2.43%) OSCP
6 6 (2.43%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.21%) MCSE
8 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.81%) ACCA
9 2 (0.81%) CCIE
9 2 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.81%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.31%) QA
2 13 (5.26%) SLA
3 10 (4.05%) PMBOK
4 5 (2.02%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.81%) EMIR
5 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.40%) MiFID
System Software
1 37 (14.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 16 (6.48%) XenApp
4 15 (6.07%) XenDesktop
5 6 (2.43%) XenServer
6 5 (2.02%) BlackBerry Internet Service
6 5 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.02%) vSphere
7 4 (1.62%) Docker
7 4 (1.62%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (4.45%) SCCM
2 6 (2.43%) Nessus
2 6 (2.43%) Nmap
3 3 (1.21%) WSUS
4 2 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.40%) MOM
5 1 (0.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (16.19%) Microsoft
1 40 (16.19%) VMware
2 25 (10.12%) Cisco
3 19 (7.69%) Citrix
4 18 (7.29%) Oracle
5 17 (6.88%) HP
6 14 (5.67%) SAP
7 12 (4.86%) IBM
8 9 (3.64%) Sybase
9 5 (2.02%) Avaya
9 5 (2.02%) hybris
9 5 (2.02%) ILOG
9 5 (2.02%) Lotus
10 4 (1.62%) Apple
10 4 (1.62%) EPiServer
10 4 (1.62%) Juniper
11 3 (1.21%) Ariba
11 3 (1.21%) F5
11 3 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.81%) MobileIron
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