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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 278 275 255
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 168 179 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.77% 0.83% 0.90%
As % of the General category 2.14% 2.13% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 94 103 174
Average salary £37,750 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,900 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
7836 8422 8947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.86% 38.89% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5753 6231 7349
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -7 49 £27,000 -36.47% 5
Berkshire -30 46 £32,500 -40.90% 5
Surrey -8 30 £36,000 -38.72% 3
Oxfordshire +29 25 £52,500 -8.29% 1
East Sussex -13 8 £20,000 -33.33%
West Sussex -10 6 £45,000 -7.21%
Kent -3 4 £90,000 +166.66%
Buckinghamshire +5 1 - -
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 140 (38.04%) Microsoft
2 130 (35.33%) SQL Server
3 127 (34.51%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (30.98%) .NET
5 110 (29.89%) C#
6 108 (29.35%) JavaScript
7 107 (29.08%) HTML
8 106 (28.80%) CSS
9 105 (28.53%) Retail
10 97 (26.36%) jQuery
11 95 (25.82%) ASP.NET
12 93 (25.27%) TDD
12 93 (25.27%) OO
13 87 (23.64%) IIS
14 86 (23.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 86 (23.37%) .NET Framework
14 86 (23.37%) MS Excel
15 84 (22.83%) MVC
15 84 (22.83%) ASP.NET MVC
16 82 (22.28%) Git (software)
16 82 (22.28%) E-Commerce
16 82 (22.28%) VB.NET
17 79 (21.47%) OOD
18 75 (20.38%) JIRA
19 73 (19.84%) Business Intelligence
19 73 (19.84%) Continuous Improvement
20 72 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
20 72 (19.57%) Moq
20 72 (19.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 72 (19.57%) NHibernate

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 87 (23.64%) IIS
2 70 (19.02%) Confluence
3 40 (10.87%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.99%) MS Exchange
5 9 (2.45%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (1.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (1.36%) CMS
7 5 (1.36%) Kentico
7 5 (1.36%) Drupal
8 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.27%) Lync
Applications
1 86 (23.37%) MS Excel
2 31 (8.42%) MS Office
3 6 (1.63%) MS Project
3 6 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.82%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.82%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (3.26%) Maximo
2 5 (1.36%) SalesLogix
2 5 (1.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.82%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.82%) CODA-Financials
5 2 (0.54%) SAP Payroll
5 2 (0.54%) BASE24
5 2 (0.54%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.27%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.27%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 55 (14.95%) Internet
2 27 (7.34%) Broadband
3 23 (6.25%) 3G
3 23 (6.25%) 4G
4 11 (2.99%) Firewall
5 9 (2.45%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.45%) VPN
5 9 (2.45%) DNS
6 7 (1.90%) VoIP
7 5 (1.36%) SAN
8 4 (1.09%) Ethernet
8 4 (1.09%) IP Telephony
8 4 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.54%) NAS
9 2 (0.54%) Wireless
9 2 (0.54%) HTTP
9 2 (0.54%) DHCP
10 1 (0.27%) MPLS
10 1 (0.27%) OSPF
10 1 (0.27%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (35.33%) SQL Server
2 70 (19.02%) RavenDB
3 23 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (5.98%) Big Data
5 17 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (4.08%) MySQL
7 12 (3.26%) MS Access
8 10 (2.72%) SAP BW
9 9 (2.45%) EDRMS
10 7 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.63%) Couchbase
11 6 (1.63%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.82%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.82%) FileMaker
13 2 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.54%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.54%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 82 (22.28%) Git (software)
2 75 (20.38%) JIRA
3 72 (19.57%) Moq
4 71 (19.29%) NUnit
5 70 (19.02%) Rhino Mocks
5 70 (19.02%) Cucumber
5 70 (19.02%) NCrunch
5 70 (19.02%) ReSharper
5 70 (19.02%) WATIR
5 70 (19.02%) TeamCity
6 19 (5.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.82%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.82%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.54%) Mockito
9 1 (0.27%) PHPUnit
General
1 105 (28.53%) Retail
2 66 (17.93%) Finance
3 46 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 20 (5.43%) Marketing
5 15 (4.08%) Front Office
6 12 (3.26%) German Language
7 11 (2.99%) Billing
8 5 (1.36%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.82%) Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Electronics
10 1 (0.27%) Legal
10 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 97 (26.36%) Developer
2 71 (19.29%) Analyst
3 58 (15.76%) .NET Developer
4 50 (13.59%) Software Developer
5 48 (13.04%) Business Analyst
6 34 (9.24%) Support Engineer
7 27 (7.34%) Architect
8 24 (6.52%) Junior
9 22 (5.98%) Applications Support
10 20 (5.43%) Support Analyst
11 19 (5.16%) Administrator
11 19 (5.16%) Team Leader
12 18 (4.89%) Technical Support
12 18 (4.89%) Consultant
13 17 (4.62%) .NET Software Developer
14 16 (4.35%) Senior Developer
15 15 (4.08%) Junior Developer
15 15 (4.08%) C# Developer
15 15 (4.08%) Junior .NET Developer
15 15 (4.08%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (30.98%) .NET
2 107 (29.08%) HTML
3 106 (28.80%) CSS
4 97 (26.36%) jQuery
5 95 (25.82%) ASP.NET
6 86 (23.37%) .NET Framework
6 86 (23.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 84 (22.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 72 (19.57%) NHibernate
8 72 (19.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 70 (19.02%) StructureMap
9 70 (19.02%) Spring.NET
9 70 (19.02%) MSMQ
9 70 (19.02%) Dapper ORM
10 35 (9.51%) XML
11 19 (5.16%) Web Services
12 18 (4.89%) Ajax
13 16 (4.35%) WinForms
14 15 (4.08%) XSLT
14 15 (4.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 47 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (7.34%) Smartphone
3 24 (6.52%) Clustering
4 18 (4.89%) Open Source
5 11 (2.99%) EPoS
5 11 (2.99%) W3C
6 9 (2.45%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.45%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.17%) Social Media
7 8 (2.17%) Blackberry
7 8 (2.17%) Taxonomies
8 6 (1.63%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.36%) Thin Client
9 5 (1.36%) Smartcard
9 5 (1.36%) Derivative
9 5 (1.36%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.36%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.09%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.82%) PKI
11 3 (0.82%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 54 (14.67%) Windows
2 34 (9.24%) Linux
3 24 (6.52%) Windows 7
4 22 (5.98%) Windows XP
5 21 (5.71%) Windows 2000
5 21 (5.71%) UNIX
6 20 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (3.80%) Android
7 14 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (3.26%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.54%) Solaris
10 1 (0.27%) SUSE
10 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (34.51%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (25.27%) TDD
2 93 (25.27%) OO
3 84 (22.83%) MVC
4 82 (22.28%) E-Commerce
5 79 (21.47%) OOD
6 73 (19.84%) Business Intelligence
6 73 (19.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 72 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
8 70 (19.02%) Refactoring
8 70 (19.02%) Pair Programming
8 70 (19.02%) BDD
9 66 (17.93%) ERP
10 53 (14.40%) CRM
11 51 (13.86%) Migration
12 42 (11.41%) Software Engineering
13 41 (11.14%) Project Management
14 33 (8.97%) Change Management
15 31 (8.42%) Kalman Filter
16 28 (7.61%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (29.89%) C#
2 108 (29.35%) JavaScript
3 82 (22.28%) VB.NET
4 71 (19.29%) Ruby
5 44 (11.96%) SQL
6 3 (0.82%) Perl
6 3 (0.82%) PHP
7 2 (0.54%) Delphi
7 2 (0.54%) Java
7 2 (0.54%) VBScript
7 2 (0.54%) Python
8 1 (0.27%) PHP5
8 1 (0.27%) C
8 1 (0.27%) VB
8 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (10.87%) Degree
2 35 (9.51%) Security Cleared
3 31 (8.42%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.90%) MCP
6 4 (1.09%) HNC
6 4 (1.09%) HND
6 4 (1.09%) ISEB
7 3 (0.82%) APMP
8 2 (0.54%) CIPD
9 1 (0.27%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.27%) CCIE
9 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.27%) CCSE
9 1 (0.27%) MCTS
9 1 (0.27%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.15%) SLA
2 14 (3.80%) QA
3 6 (1.63%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.82%) WCAG
5 3 (0.82%) WAI
6 2 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.54%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.53%) XenApp
2 13 (3.53%) VMware ESXi
2 13 (3.53%) VMware ESX
3 12 (3.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 8 (2.17%) NDS
5 6 (1.63%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.36%) Firmware
7 4 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.27%) Kamailio
8 1 (0.27%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 14 (3.80%) Tivoli
2 12 (3.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 12 (3.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (1.09%) SCCM
3 4 (1.09%) SCOM
3 4 (1.09%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.54%) Control-M
6 1 (0.27%) MOM
6 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 140 (38.04%) Microsoft
2 70 (19.02%) Endeca
2 70 (19.02%) RedPrairie
3 25 (6.79%) SAP
4 23 (6.25%) Oracle
5 20 (5.43%) Citrix
6 19 (5.16%) VMware
7 17 (4.62%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 13 (3.53%) Intel
8 13 (3.53%) IBM
8 13 (3.53%) Telerik
9 12 (3.26%) Symantec
10 8 (2.17%) EMC
10 8 (2.17%) Open Text
11 7 (1.90%) CODA
12 6 (1.63%) CheckPoint
12 6 (1.63%) Cisco
12 6 (1.63%) Huawei
13 5 (1.36%) IronPort
13 5 (1.36%) Websense
Hampshire
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £20 - £24 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + shift allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 30 days hol, Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Blue Town Online
Salary: £6k bonus+£8k car allowance
Posted: 11 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 13 days ago
Berkshire
Three
Posted: 25 days ago
Tadworth, Surrey
LEGAL AND GENERAL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Hampshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago