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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 340 323 251
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -72
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 108 143 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.56% 0.69% 1.00%
As % of the General category 1.51% 1.87% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 85 113 123
Average salary £40,250 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £68,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -
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
7140 7653 7821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.10% 36.66% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5700 5805 5796
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
Berkshire -14 28 £47,500 +63.79% 2
Surrey -3 23 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Hampshire 0 15 £45,000 +97.80% 1
West Sussex -2 10 £42,500 +6.25% 3
East Sussex +16 9 £32,049 -35.90% 2
Kent +8 9 £47,500 -50.00%
Oxfordshire -17 8 £32,500 -40.90% 2
Buckinghamshire -1 4 £37,500 -16.66%
Middlesex - 1 - - 1
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 62 (30.54%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (26.60%) Finance
3 51 (25.12%) SQL
3 51 (25.12%) .NET
4 45 (22.17%) Microsoft
5 38 (18.72%) C#
6 33 (16.26%) JavaScript
6 33 (16.26%) Windows
7 32 (15.76%) HTML
8 31 (15.27%) SQL Server
9 25 (12.32%) jQuery
10 24 (11.82%) Degree
11 22 (10.84%) Project Management
11 22 (10.84%) MS Office
11 22 (10.84%) CSS
12 20 (9.85%) ASP.NET
12 20 (9.85%) MVC
12 20 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (9.36%) Oracle
13 19 (9.36%) MS Excel
14 18 (8.87%) SaaS
15 16 (7.88%) Cisco
15 16 (7.88%) PRINCE2
15 16 (7.88%) Team Foundation Server
16 15 (7.39%) Mobile App
16 15 (7.39%) Network Design
16 15 (7.39%) Web Services
16 15 (7.39%) ITIL
16 15 (7.39%) MS Project
16 15 (7.39%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (2.96%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (2.46%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.97%) IIS
4 3 (1.48%) Apache
4 3 (1.48%) Tornado
5 2 (0.99%) Node.js
6 1 (0.49%) CMS
6 1 (0.49%) Mule
6 1 (0.49%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 22 (10.84%) MS Office
2 19 (9.36%) MS Excel
3 15 (7.39%) MS Project
4 5 (2.46%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Eagle PACE
1 4 (1.97%) Eagle STAR
1 4 (1.97%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (1.97%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.99%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.49%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.87%) SaaS
2 2 (0.99%) IaaS
2 2 (0.99%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (0.99%) PaaS
3 1 (0.49%) GitHub
3 1 (0.49%) iPaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.40%) Extranet
1 13 (6.40%) LAN
2 12 (5.91%) 3G
2 12 (5.91%) VoIP
3 11 (5.42%) Intranet
4 10 (4.93%) Firewall
4 10 (4.93%) TCP/IP
5 9 (4.43%) DNS
6 8 (3.94%) WAN
7 7 (3.45%) 4G
7 7 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (3.45%) Wireless
8 6 (2.96%) DHCP
9 5 (2.46%) Bluetooth
10 4 (1.97%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (1.97%) Internet
10 4 (1.97%) Wireless Security
11 3 (1.48%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.48%) Diameter Protocol
11 3 (1.48%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.27%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.42%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (4.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (4.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.96%) MySQL
5 3 (1.48%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.49%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (0.49%) Cognos Query Studio
7 1 (0.49%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (0.49%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.49%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.49%) DataStage
7 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (7.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (3.45%) TeamCity
3 5 (2.46%) Bower
3 5 (2.46%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.46%) Grunt
3 5 (2.46%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.99%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.99%) Selenium
4 2 (0.99%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.99%) SpecFlow
General
1 54 (26.60%) Finance
2 14 (6.90%) Retail
3 11 (5.42%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.93%) Legal
5 8 (3.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (3.45%) Banking
6 7 (3.45%) Front Office
7 4 (1.97%) General Ledger
7 4 (1.97%) Marketing
8 2 (0.99%) Billing
8 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.49%) Games
9 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Law
9 1 (0.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 65 (32.02%) Developer
2 57 (28.08%) Analyst
3 28 (13.79%) Business Analyst
4 18 (8.87%) .NET Developer
5 17 (8.37%) Senior Developer
6 16 (7.88%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (5.42%) Analyst Developer
7 11 (5.42%) Web Developer
8 10 (4.93%) Back Office Engineer
8 10 (4.93%) C# Developer
8 10 (4.93%) Consultant
8 10 (4.93%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 10 (4.93%) HTML Developer
8 10 (4.93%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (4.43%) Data Analyst
9 9 (4.43%) Data Warehouse Analyst
9 9 (4.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 9 (4.43%) Senior Analyst Developer
9 9 (4.43%) Senior Data Warehouse Analyst
9 9 (4.43%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (25.12%) .NET
2 32 (15.76%) HTML
3 25 (12.32%) jQuery
4 22 (10.84%) CSS
5 20 (9.85%) ASP.NET
6 15 (7.39%) Web Services
7 13 (6.40%) SOAP
8 11 (5.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (4.93%) MDX
10 9 (4.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (4.43%) OAuth
10 9 (4.43%) REST
10 9 (4.43%) RESTful
11 6 (2.96%) WPF
12 5 (2.46%) WCF
13 3 (1.48%) J2EE
13 3 (1.48%) LAMP
13 3 (1.48%) OC4J
14 2 (0.99%) Classic ASP
14 2 (0.99%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.39%) Mobile App
2 10 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.45%) EPoS
4 6 (2.96%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.96%) User Experience
5 5 (2.46%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.97%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.48%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.48%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.48%) IVR
7 3 (1.48%) Statistics
8 2 (0.99%) CESG
8 2 (0.99%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (0.99%) Chip and PIN
8 2 (0.99%) Contactless
8 2 (0.99%) iPad
8 2 (0.99%) iPhone
8 2 (0.99%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.26%) Windows
2 13 (6.40%) Android
2 13 (6.40%) Apple iOS
3 12 (5.91%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.43%) Windows 7
4 9 (4.43%) Windows Phone
4 9 (4.43%) Windows XP
5 8 (3.94%) Linux
5 8 (3.94%) Windows 8
5 8 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.97%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.97%) Windows 2000
8 3 (1.48%) Unix
8 3 (1.48%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.99%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (30.54%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (10.84%) Project Management
3 20 (9.85%) MVC
3 20 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (7.88%) PRINCE2
5 15 (7.39%) ITIL
5 15 (7.39%) Network Design
6 14 (6.90%) Analytics
7 13 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (6.40%) Capacity Management
7 13 (6.40%) ERP
7 13 (6.40%) OO
7 13 (6.40%) TDD
7 13 (6.40%) Waterfall
8 12 (5.91%) Configuration Management
8 12 (5.91%) Time Management
9 11 (5.42%) Business Analysis
9 11 (5.42%) Migration
9 11 (5.42%) Process Improvement
9 11 (5.42%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (25.12%) SQL
2 38 (18.72%) C#
3 33 (16.26%) JavaScript
4 15 (7.39%) PHP
5 13 (6.40%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.45%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.96%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.96%) VB
7 6 (2.96%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.96%) VBScript
8 5 (2.46%) Java
8 5 (2.46%) Python
9 3 (1.48%) C++
9 3 (1.48%) VBA
10 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.49%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (11.82%) Degree
2 10 (4.93%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (3.45%) CCNP
3 7 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.97%) CCIE
4 4 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.48%) CCIP
5 3 (1.48%) JNCIS
6 2 (0.99%) CLAS
6 2 (0.99%) CREST Certified
6 2 (0.99%) ISEB
6 2 (0.99%) PCI QSA
6 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.99%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.49%) PMP
7 1 (0.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.91%) QA
2 9 (4.43%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.97%) P3O
3 4 (1.97%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.48%) vSphere
3 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 45 (22.17%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.36%) Oracle
3 16 (7.88%) Cisco
4 15 (7.39%) SAP
5 9 (4.43%) CA
6 7 (3.45%) Huawei
7 5 (2.46%) Avaya
7 5 (2.46%) Kony
8 4 (1.97%) Citrix
8 4 (1.97%) CODA
8 4 (1.97%) Juniper
8 4 (1.97%) Peplink
8 4 (1.97%) Sage
8 4 (1.97%) VMware
9 3 (1.48%) Google
10 2 (0.99%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.99%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (0.99%) Sun
10 2 (0.99%) Twitter
11 1 (0.49%) Cognos
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