The first 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 17 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 217 236 228
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 262 222 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.09% 0.99% 0.95%
As % of the General category 2.92% 2.53% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 189 176 182
Average salary £35,500 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.97% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
General Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8986 8783 9379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.42% 39.09% 38.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6565 6459 7824
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Back Office
England

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 17 April 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 17 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
Hampshire -3 65 £35,000 -15.66% 6
Berkshire +19 55 £72,500 +61.11% 2
Surrey +4 47 £65,000 +113.11% 7
Buckinghamshire +22 30 £35,500 +2.89% 2
East Sussex -7 25 £30,000 -25.00% 3
West Sussex -7 13 £42,500 -10.52%
Oxfordshire -18 13 £29,000 +28.88% 1
Kent -13 11 £47,500 +57.67%
Middlesex +8 3 - -
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 152 (34.08%) SQL
2 133 (29.82%) Finance
3 105 (23.54%) Degree
4 103 (23.09%) Windows
4 103 (23.09%) Microsoft
5 94 (21.08%) SQL Server
6 83 (18.61%) .NET
7 73 (16.37%) C#
8 69 (15.47%) Telecoms
9 67 (15.02%) ASP.NET
10 64 (14.35%) HTML
11 63 (14.13%) JavaScript
11 63 (14.13%) Retail
12 59 (13.23%) Cisco
13 57 (12.78%) Oracle
14 54 (12.11%) CSS
14 54 (12.11%) Linux
15 53 (11.88%) UNIX
16 50 (11.21%) DNS
17 48 (10.76%) Java
17 48 (10.76%) Agile Software Development
18 47 (10.54%) Project Management
19 46 (10.31%) MySQL
19 46 (10.31%) MS Excel
19 46 (10.31%) VMware
20 43 (9.64%) Windows Server 2008
20 43 (9.64%) ITIL
20 43 (9.64%) Front Office
21 41 (9.19%) XML
21 41 (9.19%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 34 (7.62%) CMS
2 22 (4.93%) Tomcat
3 20 (4.48%) IIS
4 19 (4.26%) MS Exchange
5 18 (4.04%) Sitecore CMS
6 16 (3.59%) Umbraco
7 14 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (1.57%) SharePoint
9 7 (1.57%) IBM Notes
10 5 (1.12%) Apache
10 5 (1.12%) Drupal
10 5 (1.12%) WordPress
11 4 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.45%) Confluence
13 1 (0.22%) Lync
13 1 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 46 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 37 (8.30%) MS Office
3 9 (2.02%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (4.71%) Google Analytics
2 12 (2.69%) Maximo
3 4 (0.90%) LatentZero
4 2 (0.45%) SiteCatalyst
4 2 (0.45%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.79%) SaaS
2 5 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (11.21%) DNS
2 36 (8.07%) DHCP
2 36 (8.07%) 3G
2 36 (8.07%) Firewall
3 28 (6.28%) SMTP
4 27 (6.05%) SNMP
5 26 (5.83%) Radio Access Network
6 23 (5.16%) TCP/IP
7 21 (4.71%) Internet
7 21 (4.71%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (4.48%) Broadband
9 19 (4.26%) Cisco PIX
9 19 (4.26%) BIG-IP
9 19 (4.26%) FWSM
10 14 (3.14%) WAN
11 13 (2.91%) LAN
11 13 (2.91%) Network Security
12 12 (2.69%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (2.47%) MPLS
13 11 (2.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (21.08%) SQL Server
2 46 (10.31%) MySQL
3 19 (4.26%) Relational Database
4 14 (3.14%) RDBMS
5 12 (2.69%) MS Access
6 9 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.57%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.12%) PowerCenter
9 5 (1.12%) DataStage
9 5 (1.12%) QualityStage
9 5 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.90%) Redis
10 4 (0.90%) Big Data
11 3 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 28 (6.28%) Subversion
2 22 (4.93%) EasyMock
3 21 (4.71%) JIRA
4 18 (4.04%) Maven
5 13 (2.91%) Artifactory
5 13 (2.91%) Jenkins
6 11 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (2.02%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 7 (1.57%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (1.35%) ClearCase
9 6 (1.35%) SilkTest
9 6 (1.35%) Selenium
9 6 (1.35%) TestComplete
9 6 (1.35%) TeamCity
9 6 (1.35%) Git (software)
9 6 (1.35%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.12%) Jasmine
10 5 (1.12%) jMock
10 5 (1.12%) JUnit
General
1 133 (29.82%) Finance
2 69 (15.47%) Telecoms
3 63 (14.13%) Retail
4 43 (9.64%) Front Office
5 35 (7.85%) Marketing
6 24 (5.38%) Billing
7 10 (2.24%) Military
8 7 (1.57%) Legal
9 6 (1.35%) Games
9 6 (1.35%) Banking
10 5 (1.12%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.12%) Publishing
11 4 (0.90%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.67%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.45%) German Language
13 2 (0.45%) Electronics
13 2 (0.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 110 (24.66%) Developer
2 69 (15.47%) Analyst
3 42 (9.42%) Support Engineer
4 41 (9.19%) Administrator
5 35 (7.85%) IP Engineer
6 33 (7.40%) Senior Developer
7 25 (5.61%) Software Developer
7 25 (5.61%) .NET Developer
7 25 (5.61%) C# Developer
8 19 (4.26%) Security Engineer
9 18 (4.04%) Web Developer
10 17 (3.81%) Senior Analyst
11 16 (3.59%) Coordinator
11 16 (3.59%) Business Analyst
11 16 (3.59%) Senior Software Developer
12 15 (3.36%) Architect
13 14 (3.14%) Project Manager
13 14 (3.14%) Consultant
13 14 (3.14%) Team Leader
14 13 (2.91%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (18.61%) .NET
2 67 (15.02%) ASP.NET
3 64 (14.35%) HTML
4 54 (12.11%) CSS
5 41 (9.19%) XML
6 27 (6.05%) Hibernate
6 27 (6.05%) Spring
7 25 (5.61%) jQuery
7 25 (5.61%) Web Services
8 23 (5.16%) HTML5
9 18 (4.04%) CSS3
9 18 (4.04%) Struts
10 16 (3.59%) Ajax
11 15 (3.36%) .NET Framework
12 14 (3.14%) STL
12 14 (3.14%) XHTML
13 13 (2.91%) SOAP
13 13 (2.91%) Vaadin
14 11 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (2.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.19%) Computer Science
2 30 (6.73%) Management Information System
2 30 (6.73%) Mathematics
3 26 (5.83%) EPoS
4 21 (4.71%) Clustering
5 12 (2.69%) Client/Server
5 12 (2.69%) Social Media
6 8 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.35%) Visualisation
7 6 (1.35%) Online Games
7 6 (1.35%) Replication
7 6 (1.35%) EMV
8 5 (1.12%) PDA
8 5 (1.12%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.90%) Open Source
9 4 (0.90%) Derivative
9 4 (0.90%) Equities
9 4 (0.90%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.90%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.67%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 103 (23.09%) Windows
2 54 (12.11%) Linux
3 53 (11.88%) UNIX
4 43 (9.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (7.17%) Windows 7
5 32 (7.17%) Windows XP
6 27 (6.05%) Windows 2000
7 18 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.35%) Android
10 6 (1.35%) AIX
11 5 (1.12%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (0.90%) Solaris
13 3 (0.67%) CentOS
14 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.22%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (10.76%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (10.54%) Project Management
3 43 (9.64%) ITIL
4 39 (8.74%) Scrum
5 37 (8.30%) E-Commerce
6 35 (7.85%) CRM
6 35 (7.85%) Asset Management
6 35 (7.85%) Content Management
7 28 (6.28%) Software Engineering
8 27 (6.05%) Analytics
9 25 (5.61%) TDD
10 24 (5.38%) MVC
11 23 (5.16%) UML
11 23 (5.16%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
13 21 (4.71%) Waterfall
14 20 (4.48%) B2B
14 20 (4.48%) Risk Management
14 20 (4.48%) Service Management
15 19 (4.26%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 152 (34.08%) SQL
2 73 (16.37%) C#
3 63 (14.13%) JavaScript
4 48 (10.76%) Java
5 29 (6.50%) C++
6 25 (5.61%) PowerShell
7 23 (5.16%) Perl
8 19 (4.26%) Delphi
9 18 (4.04%) Python
10 15 (3.36%) Korn
11 13 (2.91%) T-SQL
12 11 (2.47%) Ruby
13 8 (1.79%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.57%) C
14 7 (1.57%) PHP
15 6 (1.35%) VBScript
15 6 (1.35%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.12%) VBA
16 5 (1.12%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.12%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 105 (23.54%) Degree
2 36 (8.07%) Security Cleared
3 24 (5.38%) SC Cleared
3 24 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (4.48%) OCA
4 20 (4.48%) Oracle Certification
4 20 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (3.81%) ISTQB
6 15 (3.36%) CCNP
7 13 (2.91%) Postgraduate
7 13 (2.91%) ISEB
8 12 (2.69%) MCSA
9 11 (2.47%) MCP
9 11 (2.47%) Server+ Certification
9 11 (2.47%) MCITP
10 7 (1.57%) CCSA
10 7 (1.57%) CCSE
11 6 (1.35%) MOS
11 6 (1.35%) CCNA
12 5 (1.12%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.05%) QA
2 19 (4.26%) SLA
3 14 (3.14%) ISO 9001
4 7 (1.57%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.12%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.45%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 33 (7.40%) Active Directory
2 26 (5.83%) XenApp
3 22 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (4.04%) ProxySG
5 15 (3.36%) VMware ESX
5 15 (3.36%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (2.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 8 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
8 7 (1.57%) XenServer
8 7 (1.57%) XenDesktop
9 6 (1.35%) vCloud
9 6 (1.35%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.90%) BlackBerry Internet Service
11 3 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 14 (3.14%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (2.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 12 (2.69%) Tivoli
2 12 (2.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 8 (1.79%) OpenView
3 8 (1.79%) CiscoWorks
3 8 (1.79%) HP NNM
3 8 (1.79%) Data Guard
4 6 (1.35%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.12%) NetBackup
5 5 (1.12%) NSN NetAct
6 2 (0.45%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.22%) WMI
Vendors
1 103 (23.09%) Microsoft
2 59 (13.23%) Cisco
3 57 (12.78%) Oracle
4 46 (10.31%) VMware
5 37 (8.30%) IBM
5 37 (8.30%) Citrix
6 34 (7.62%) HP
7 27 (6.05%) SunGard
7 27 (6.05%) Juniper
8 21 (4.71%) CheckPoint
8 21 (4.71%) Google
9 20 (4.48%) F5
9 20 (4.48%) SAP
10 19 (4.26%) Blue Coat
11 18 (4.04%) Sitecore
11 18 (4.04%) Symantec
12 14 (3.14%) Adobe
12 14 (3.14%) Intel
12 14 (3.14%) Omniture
13 12 (2.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
Southampton, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bonus, BUPA, pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - Pension and Private Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago