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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 280 359 275
Rank change year-on-year
+79 -84
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 143 108 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.82% 0.51% 0.92%
As % of the General category 2.34% 1.43% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 134 88 108
Median salary £52,500 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.97% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,300 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
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
6118 7558 8088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.27% 35.72% 36.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4907 5843 5583
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 25 September 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 25 September 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
Berkshire +44 39 £55,000 +29.41% 4
West Sussex +23 26 £47,000 +4.44% 2
Hampshire +30 23 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Surrey +22 20 £52,500 -4.54% 2
East Sussex - 14 £70,000 -
Kent +13 8 £52,500 -4.54%
Buckinghamshire +11 7 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Oxfordshire -7 6 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 116 (41.43%) Finance
2 96 (34.29%) SQL
3 78 (27.86%) SQL Server
4 68 (24.29%) Windows
5 66 (23.57%) C#
6 64 (22.86%) Microsoft
7 62 (22.14%) .NET
8 52 (18.57%) Project Management
8 52 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (17.86%) Degree
10 38 (13.57%) Telecoms
11 36 (12.86%) Windows Server
12 33 (11.79%) Java
12 33 (11.79%) QA
13 32 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
14 31 (11.07%) VMware
15 30 (10.71%) Web Services
15 30 (10.71%) MS Excel
15 30 (10.71%) Data Centre
16 29 (10.36%) VMware Infrastructure
17 28 (10.00%) ASP.NET
17 28 (10.00%) CSS
18 26 (9.29%) Linux
18 26 (9.29%) HP
19 25 (8.93%) ITIL
19 25 (8.93%) JavaScript
19 25 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
20 24 (8.57%) Software Engineering
21 23 (8.21%) Firewall
21 23 (8.21%) 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 10 (3.57%) IIS
2 8 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.50%) CMS
4 6 (2.14%) JBoss
4 6 (2.14%) PegaRULES
5 5 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.43%) ArcGIS
6 4 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.43%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.07%) EPiServer CMS
8 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 30 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.86%) MS Office
3 9 (3.21%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.71%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.14%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.79%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (1.43%) Magento
4 2 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.71%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (0.71%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.71%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.71%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.36%) Endur
5 1 (0.36%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.36%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.36%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.36%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.43%) FinancialForce.com
2 2 (0.71%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.21%) Firewall
2 20 (7.14%) LAN
3 18 (6.43%) TCP/IP
4 16 (5.71%) WAN
5 11 (3.93%) VPN
6 10 (3.57%) MPLS
6 10 (3.57%) NetScaler
7 9 (3.21%) Network Security
8 7 (2.50%) DNS
8 7 (2.50%) Wireless
9 6 (2.14%) DHCP
10 5 (1.79%) Internet
11 3 (1.07%) 4G
11 3 (1.07%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.07%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (1.07%) DMZ
11 3 (1.07%) TACACS
12 2 (0.71%) HTTP
12 2 (0.71%) NAS
12 2 (0.71%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (27.86%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (6.07%) MySQL
4 16 (5.71%) DTS
5 13 (4.64%) SQL Server 2014
5 13 (4.64%) SQL Server 2016
5 13 (4.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (4.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.43%) GIS
7 3 (1.07%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.07%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.71%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.36%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 16 (5.71%) HP UFT
2 15 (5.36%) Selenium
3 13 (4.64%) Cucumber
4 6 (2.14%) Burp Suite
4 6 (2.14%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.14%) Metasploit
5 4 (1.43%) NUnit
5 4 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (1.43%) Subversion
5 4 (1.43%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.07%) JIRA
6 3 (1.07%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.36%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
General
1 116 (41.43%) Finance
2 38 (13.57%) Telecoms
3 23 (8.21%) Retail
4 16 (5.71%) Online Betting
5 15 (5.36%) Front Office
6 12 (4.29%) Banking
7 11 (3.93%) Legal
7 11 (3.93%) Publishing
8 8 (2.86%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.79%) Marketing
10 3 (1.07%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.71%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.71%) Law
12 1 (0.36%) Billing
12 1 (0.36%) Electronics
12 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 70 (25.00%) Developer
2 64 (22.86%) Analyst
3 34 (12.14%) Project Manager
4 26 (9.29%) Consultant
5 25 (8.93%) Business Analyst
6 24 (8.57%) .NET Developer
6 24 (8.57%) C# Developer
7 21 (7.50%) Administrator
7 21 (7.50%) DBA
8 20 (7.14%) SQL DBA
9 19 (6.79%) Applications Support
10 17 (6.07%) Business Consultant
10 17 (6.07%) Finance Business Analyst
10 17 (6.07%) Financial Analyst
10 17 (6.07%) IT Manager
11 16 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
11 16 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 15 (5.36%) SQL Server DBA
12 15 (5.36%) Systems Developer
12 15 (5.36%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (22.14%) .NET
2 30 (10.71%) Web Services
3 28 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 28 (10.00%) CSS
4 20 (7.14%) HTML
5 18 (6.43%) REST
5 18 (6.43%) SOAP
6 14 (5.00%) jQuery
7 13 (4.64%) XML
8 12 (4.29%) LAMP
9 10 (3.57%) Java EE
10 9 (3.21%) WCF
10 9 (3.21%) XSD
10 9 (3.21%) XSLT
11 7 (2.50%) CSS3
11 7 (2.50%) HTML5
11 7 (2.50%) RESTful
11 7 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (2.50%) WinForms
12 6 (2.14%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 23 (8.21%) EPoS
4 19 (6.79%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (6.43%) Computer Science
6 17 (6.07%) Management Information System
7 13 (4.64%) Reinsurance
8 11 (3.93%) EFT
9 10 (3.57%) Derivative
10 8 (2.86%) Fixed Income
11 7 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
12 6 (2.14%) Client/Server
12 6 (2.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 6 (2.14%) Equity Derivative
12 6 (2.14%) iSeries
12 6 (2.14%) Mainframe
12 6 (2.14%) Reference Data
13 5 (1.79%) Handset
14 4 (1.43%) Virtual Team
15 3 (1.07%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 68 (24.29%) Windows
2 36 (12.86%) Windows Server
3 26 (9.29%) Linux
4 25 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (3.57%) Unix
7 9 (3.21%) Windows Phone
7 9 (3.21%) Windows Phone 8
8 6 (2.14%) Kali Linux
9 3 (1.07%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.07%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.07%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.71%) Android
10 2 (0.71%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
1 52 (18.57%) Project Management
2 25 (8.93%) ITIL
3 24 (8.57%) Software Engineering
4 23 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (8.21%) SDLC
5 22 (7.86%) MVC
6 20 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 19 (6.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (6.79%) Open Source
7 19 (6.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (6.43%) Business Continuity
8 18 (6.43%) Web Development
9 17 (6.07%) Test Automation
9 17 (6.07%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (5.71%) Business Development
10 16 (5.71%) Data Management
10 16 (5.71%) E-Commerce
10 16 (5.71%) GAP Analysis
11 15 (5.36%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 96 (34.29%) SQL
2 66 (23.57%) C#
3 33 (11.79%) Java
4 25 (8.93%) JavaScript
5 23 (8.21%) Python
6 22 (7.86%) C
7 19 (6.79%) VB
8 18 (6.43%) T-SQL
9 17 (6.07%) PHP
9 17 (6.07%) Ruby
10 13 (4.64%) Bash Shell
11 11 (3.93%) Delphi
12 7 (2.50%) PowerShell
13 6 (2.14%) C++
13 6 (2.14%) VBA
14 5 (1.79%) Perl
15 4 (1.43%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.71%) Apex Code
17 1 (0.36%) Groovy
17 1 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 50 (17.86%) Degree
2 15 (5.36%) ISEB
2 15 (5.36%) ISTQB
3 8 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (2.50%) CEH
4 7 (2.50%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.14%) CREST Certified
5 6 (2.14%) GPEN
5 6 (2.14%) OSCP
5 6 (2.14%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.07%) CCNP
7 3 (1.07%) MCP
8 2 (0.71%) MCSE
8 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.36%) CCIP
9 1 (0.36%) CCNA
9 1 (0.36%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (0.36%) SANS
9 1 (0.36%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.79%) QA
2 9 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.21%) SLA
3 7 (2.50%) ISO 14001
3 7 (2.50%) ISO 9001
3 7 (2.50%) ISO22301
3 7 (2.50%) PMBOK
4 3 (1.07%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.71%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.36%) EMIR
6 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (10.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (8.21%) Active Directory
3 16 (5.71%) XenApp
3 16 (5.71%) XenDesktop
4 10 (3.57%) XenServer
5 6 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (2.14%) vSphere
6 2 (0.71%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.36%) BlackBerry Internet Service
7 1 (0.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.86%) SCCM
2 6 (2.14%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.14%) Nessus
2 6 (2.14%) Nmap
3 2 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.71%) WSUS
4 1 (0.36%) QRadar
Vendors
1 64 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 31 (11.07%) VMware
3 26 (9.29%) HP
4 19 (6.79%) Citrix
4 19 (6.79%) IBM
4 19 (6.79%) Oracle
5 17 (6.07%) Cisco
6 10 (3.57%) SAP
6 10 (3.57%) Sybase
7 8 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.14%) Charles River
8 6 (2.14%) ILOG
8 6 (2.14%) SunGard
9 4 (1.43%) CA
9 4 (1.43%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.43%) EPiServer
9 4 (1.43%) F5
9 4 (1.43%) Fortinet
10 3 (1.07%) Blue Coat
10 3 (1.07%) SurfControl
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £44000 - £50000 Per Annum + on call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £999999 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Comtecs
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Woking, Surrey
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits (DOE)
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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