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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 271 260 193
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -67
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 190 177 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.85% 0.82% 1.31%
As % of the General category 2.31% 2.16% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 120 84 233
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £54,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
8242 8176 8810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.07% 37.75% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5724 6022 7096
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +25 68 £42,500 - 7
Berkshire -26 53 £70,000 +55.55% 2
Surrey +1 34 £45,000 -5.26% 2
West Sussex -4 7 £45,000 +28.57% 2
East Sussex - 7 £30,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire 0 6 £48,750 +39.28% 1
Middlesex 0 4 - -
Oxfordshire -11 3 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Sussex - 2 - -
Kent -7 1 £34,500 -9.21% 1
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 175 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 142 (31.21%) SQL Server
3 137 (30.11%) Finance
4 125 (27.47%) Retail
5 122 (26.81%) HTML
6 118 (25.93%) .NET
7 112 (24.62%) ASP.NET
8 109 (23.96%) JavaScript
9 108 (23.74%) SQL
10 107 (23.52%) C#
11 105 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
12 104 (22.86%) CSS
13 103 (22.64%) MS Excel
14 91 (20.00%) E-Commerce
15 87 (19.12%) Degree
15 87 (19.12%) jQuery
16 85 (18.68%) Security Cleared
17 82 (18.02%) Business Intelligence
18 80 (17.58%) MVC
19 79 (17.36%) ASP.NET MVC
20 76 (16.70%) Windows
21 75 (16.48%) .NET Framework
22 71 (15.60%) OO
22 71 (15.60%) Continuous Improvement
23 69 (15.16%) TDD
23 69 (15.16%) SC Cleared
24 68 (14.95%) VB.NET
25 65 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 64 (14.07%) Moq
26 64 (14.07%) NHibernate

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 64 (14.07%) IIS
2 58 (12.75%) Confluence
3 34 (7.47%) CMS
4 22 (4.84%) SharePoint
5 12 (2.64%) MS Exchange
6 11 (2.42%) SharePoint Server
7 10 (2.20%) Drupal
8 7 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.54%) Kentico
9 5 (1.10%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.66%) WordPress
11 3 (0.66%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.44%) Lync
13 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.22%) Apache
Applications
1 103 (22.64%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.49%) MS Office
3 17 (3.74%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.32%) MS Project
4 6 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.66%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.66%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 20 (4.40%) Google Analytics
2 13 (2.86%) Maximo
3 6 (1.32%) Agresso
4 4 (0.88%) SalesLogix
4 4 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.66%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.44%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.44%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.44%) SiteCatalyst
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.22%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.22%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.18%) Internet
2 14 (3.08%) Firewall
3 10 (2.20%) VPN
4 7 (1.54%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.32%) VoIP
5 6 (1.32%) SAN
6 5 (1.10%) NAS
6 5 (1.10%) DNS
7 4 (0.88%) IP Telephony
8 3 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.66%) HTTP
9 2 (0.44%) DHCP
9 2 (0.44%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.44%) MPLS
9 2 (0.44%) OSPF
9 2 (0.44%) BGP
9 2 (0.44%) Wireless
9 2 (0.44%) IPsec
10 1 (0.22%) TETRA
10 1 (0.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (31.21%) SQL Server
2 58 (12.75%) RavenDB
3 24 (5.27%) MySQL
4 12 (2.64%) EDRMS
4 12 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.54%) MS Access
7 5 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.10%) SAP BW
7 5 (1.10%) Redis
8 4 (0.88%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.88%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.66%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.66%) Big Data
10 2 (0.44%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 64 (14.07%) Moq
2 62 (13.63%) JIRA
3 61 (13.41%) TeamCity
4 60 (13.19%) Git (software)
5 58 (12.75%) ReSharper
5 58 (12.75%) WATIR
5 58 (12.75%) NUnit
5 58 (12.75%) Cucumber
5 58 (12.75%) NCrunch
5 58 (12.75%) Rhino Mocks
6 22 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (4.18%) Subversion
8 9 (1.98%) QuickTest Pro
8 9 (1.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 8 (1.76%) ClearCase
9 8 (1.76%) SilkTest
9 8 (1.76%) TestComplete
10 6 (1.32%) Mockito
11 5 (1.10%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.10%) Jasmine
General
1 137 (30.11%) Finance
2 125 (27.47%) Retail
3 32 (7.03%) German Language
4 29 (6.37%) Telecoms
5 22 (4.84%) Front Office
6 17 (3.74%) Marketing
7 6 (1.32%) Banking
8 4 (0.88%) Military
9 3 (0.66%) Electronics
9 3 (0.66%) Billing
10 2 (0.44%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.44%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.44%) Legal
10 2 (0.44%) Publishing
10 2 (0.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 116 (25.49%) Developer
2 66 (14.51%) .NET Developer
3 63 (13.85%) Analyst
4 43 (9.45%) Software Developer
5 38 (8.35%) Administrator
6 36 (7.91%) Business Analyst
7 35 (7.69%) Architect
8 32 (7.03%) Support Engineer
9 24 (5.27%) Junior
10 22 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
11 21 (4.62%) Senior Developer
12 20 (4.40%) Senior Solutions Architect
12 20 (4.40%) Senior Architect
13 17 (3.74%) Systems Administrator
14 16 (3.52%) Coordinator
14 16 (3.52%) Junior Developer
14 16 (3.52%) Junior .NET Developer
14 16 (3.52%) Agile .NET Developer
15 15 (3.30%) IT Support
16 14 (3.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (26.81%) HTML
2 118 (25.93%) .NET
3 112 (24.62%) ASP.NET
4 104 (22.86%) CSS
5 87 (19.12%) jQuery
6 79 (17.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 75 (16.48%) .NET Framework
8 65 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 64 (14.07%) NHibernate
10 58 (12.75%) Spring.NET
10 58 (12.75%) MSMQ
10 58 (12.75%) StructureMap
10 58 (12.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 58 (12.75%) Dapper ORM
11 34 (7.47%) XML
12 23 (5.05%) Web Services
13 20 (4.40%) XHTML
14 19 (4.18%) HTML5
15 13 (2.86%) SOAP
16 12 (2.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.23%) Computer Science
2 29 (6.37%) Clustering
3 24 (5.27%) Social Media
4 21 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 21 (4.62%) Client/Server
5 19 (4.18%) Mathematics
6 11 (2.42%) EPoS
6 11 (2.42%) Taxonomies
7 10 (2.20%) Firmware
8 8 (1.76%) Open Source
9 5 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.10%) Market Risk
9 5 (1.10%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.88%) Replication
11 3 (0.66%) PKI
11 3 (0.66%) PDA
11 3 (0.66%) Handset
11 3 (0.66%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.66%) Smartcard
11 3 (0.66%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 76 (16.70%) Windows
2 37 (8.13%) Linux
3 28 (6.15%) UNIX
4 27 (5.93%) Windows 7
5 22 (4.84%) Windows 2000
5 22 (4.84%) Windows XP
6 19 (4.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.44%) Android
8 2 (0.44%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 82 (18.02%) Business Intelligence
4 80 (17.58%) MVC
5 71 (15.60%) OO
5 71 (15.60%) Continuous Improvement
6 69 (15.16%) TDD
7 64 (14.07%) OOD
8 63 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
9 62 (13.63%) BDD
10 61 (13.41%) ERP
11 58 (12.75%) Pair Programming
11 58 (12.75%) Refactoring
12 55 (12.09%) Migration
13 43 (9.45%) Project Management
14 40 (8.79%) CRM
15 37 (8.13%) Scrum
16 32 (7.03%) Six Sigma
16 32 (7.03%) Benchmarking
16 32 (7.03%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 109 (23.96%) JavaScript
2 108 (23.74%) SQL
3 107 (23.52%) C#
4 68 (14.95%) VB.NET
5 61 (13.41%) Ruby
6 18 (3.96%) C++
7 17 (3.74%) T-SQL
8 15 (3.30%) PHP
9 11 (2.42%) Perl
10 10 (2.20%) Korn
11 9 (1.98%) Java
12 7 (1.54%) Delphi
13 6 (1.32%) Python
14 5 (1.10%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.66%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.66%) VBA
15 3 (0.66%) VBScript
15 3 (0.66%) VB
15 3 (0.66%) COBOL
16 1 (0.22%) C
Qualifications
1 87 (19.12%) Degree
2 85 (18.68%) Security Cleared
3 69 (15.16%) SC Cleared
4 20 (4.40%) ISEB
5 18 (3.96%) OCA
5 18 (3.96%) Oracle Certification
6 14 (3.08%) ISTQB
7 13 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (2.86%) Postgraduate
8 5 (1.10%) MOS
9 3 (0.66%) MCP
9 3 (0.66%) MCITP
9 3 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.66%) MCSA
9 3 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.44%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.44%) Server+ Certification
11 1 (0.22%) MCTS
11 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.62%) SLA
2 17 (3.74%) QA
3 9 (1.98%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.54%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.66%) WCAG
6 3 (0.66%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (4.40%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.30%) XenApp
3 14 (3.08%) VMware ESX
3 14 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (2.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 12 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (1.76%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (1.10%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.22%) XenServer
9 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (2.86%) Tivoli
1 13 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 13 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 12 (2.64%) Data Guard
3 10 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.10%) NSN NetAct
5 4 (0.88%) SCCM
5 4 (0.88%) SCOM
6 3 (0.66%) ZENworks
6 3 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.22%) MOM
7 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 175 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 58 (12.75%) Endeca
2 58 (12.75%) RedPrairie
3 41 (9.01%) Oracle
4 34 (7.47%) VMware
5 22 (4.84%) SAP
5 22 (4.84%) Citrix
5 22 (4.84%) Google
6 17 (3.74%) IBM
7 14 (3.08%) Intel
7 14 (3.08%) Symantec
8 13 (2.86%) SunGard
9 11 (2.42%) EMC
9 11 (2.42%) Open Text
10 8 (1.76%) HP
10 8 (1.76%) Cisco
11 7 (1.54%) Sitecore
12 5 (1.10%) Huawei
12 5 (1.10%) Ektron
12 5 (1.10%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
Horsham, West Sussex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum 1 Year Fixed Term Contract
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tonbridge
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester
Hampshire County Council
Salary: £19,038 - £26,541 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £350000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Farnborough
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health, Free Parking
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
i-Placements
Posted: 13 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Medley Business Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 26 days ago