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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 235 262 230
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -32
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 234 190 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.05% 0.86% 1.02%
As % of the General category 2.84% 2.34% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 171 104 173
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
General Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8243 8108 8856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.88% 36.57% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5899 5970 7302
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 22 July 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 22 July 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
Berkshire +36 88 £70,000 +55.55% 1
Hampshire +35 65 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Surrey -2 42 £47,500 +53.22% 2
Buckinghamshire +10 15 £30,000 -36.84% 3
East Sussex -8 13 £30,000 -20.00%
Oxfordshire -9 5 £29,000 +16.00% 1
West Sussex -11 3 £42,500 +10.38%
Kent -4 2 £59,750 +57.23% 1
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 164 (33.54%) Microsoft
2 157 (32.11%) Finance
3 144 (29.45%) SQL
4 143 (29.24%) SQL Server
5 117 (23.93%) .NET
6 116 (23.72%) Retail
7 114 (23.31%) HTML
8 106 (21.68%) ASP.NET
9 104 (21.27%) C#
10 102 (20.86%) JavaScript
11 98 (20.04%) Windows
12 96 (19.63%) CSS
13 91 (18.61%) Degree
14 90 (18.40%) Security Cleared
14 90 (18.40%) MS Excel
15 87 (17.79%) Agile Software Development
16 77 (15.75%) jQuery
17 75 (15.34%) E-Commerce
18 70 (14.31%) SC Cleared
19 67 (13.70%) MVC
20 66 (13.50%) Business Intelligence
21 61 (12.47%) ASP.NET MVC
22 60 (12.27%) Continuous Improvement
23 59 (12.07%) Oracle
24 57 (11.66%) OO
24 57 (11.66%) .NET Framework
25 52 (10.63%) TDD
25 52 (10.63%) Linux
26 51 (10.43%) VB.NET
27 50 (10.22%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 50 (10.22%) IIS
2 40 (8.18%) Confluence
3 38 (7.77%) CMS
4 21 (4.29%) SharePoint
5 17 (3.48%) MS Exchange
6 14 (2.86%) Tomcat
7 12 (2.45%) Drupal
8 9 (1.84%) Sitecore CMS
9 8 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
9 8 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (1.43%) Kentico
10 7 (1.43%) Umbraco
11 5 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (1.02%) WordPress
11 5 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.82%) Apache
13 2 (0.41%) Lync
14 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 90 (18.40%) MS Excel
2 35 (7.16%) MS Office
3 15 (3.07%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.02%) MS Project
6 3 (0.61%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (4.29%) Google Analytics
2 17 (3.48%) Maximo
3 6 (1.23%) Agresso
4 4 (0.82%) SalesLogix
5 3 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.41%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.41%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.41%) SiteCatalyst
7 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.02%) SaaS
1 5 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.52%) Internet
2 20 (4.09%) Firewall
3 13 (2.66%) VPN
4 11 (2.25%) DNS
5 8 (1.64%) SAN
6 7 (1.43%) NAS
6 7 (1.43%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.23%) DHCP
7 6 (1.23%) LAN
8 5 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (1.02%) VoIP
9 4 (0.82%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.82%) HTTP
9 4 (0.82%) MPLS
10 3 (0.61%) 3G
10 3 (0.61%) WLAN
10 3 (0.61%) WAN
11 2 (0.41%) OSPF
11 2 (0.41%) BGP
11 2 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (29.24%) SQL Server
2 40 (8.18%) RavenDB
3 38 (7.77%) MySQL
4 17 (3.48%) Relational Database
5 16 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (2.66%) RDBMS
8 12 (2.45%) MS Access
9 9 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.43%) EDRMS
11 6 (1.23%) Redis
12 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.61%) Big Data
13 3 (0.61%) Data Mining
14 2 (0.41%) Cognos Impromptu
14 2 (0.41%) DTS
14 2 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 48 (9.82%) JIRA
2 45 (9.20%) Moq
2 45 (9.20%) TeamCity
3 44 (9.00%) Git (software)
4 40 (8.18%) ReSharper
4 40 (8.18%) WATIR
4 40 (8.18%) NUnit
4 40 (8.18%) Rhino Mocks
4 40 (8.18%) Cucumber
4 40 (8.18%) NCrunch
5 28 (5.73%) Subversion
6 21 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (2.25%) EasyMock
8 9 (1.84%) QuickTest Pro
8 9 (1.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 8 (1.64%) ClearCase
9 8 (1.64%) TestComplete
9 8 (1.64%) SilkTest
10 7 (1.43%) Artifactory
10 7 (1.43%) Jenkins
General
1 157 (32.11%) Finance
2 116 (23.72%) Retail
3 33 (6.75%) Telecoms
4 30 (6.13%) German Language
5 27 (5.52%) Front Office
6 23 (4.70%) Marketing
7 10 (2.04%) Military
8 7 (1.43%) Banking
9 5 (1.02%) Legal
10 4 (0.82%) Publishing
11 3 (0.61%) Electronics
12 2 (0.41%) Games
12 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.41%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.41%) Billing
13 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 126 (25.77%) Developer
2 63 (12.88%) .NET Developer
3 62 (12.68%) Analyst
4 47 (9.61%) Administrator
5 35 (7.16%) Support Engineer
6 34 (6.95%) Software Developer
7 30 (6.13%) Senior Developer
8 24 (4.91%) Business Analyst
9 22 (4.50%) Architect
10 21 (4.29%) Coordinator
11 19 (3.89%) Solutions Architect
11 19 (3.89%) C# Developer
11 19 (3.89%) Team Leader
12 18 (3.68%) Senior .NET Developer
12 18 (3.68%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 18 (3.68%) Desktop Support
12 18 (3.68%) Junior
13 17 (3.48%) Systems Administrator
13 17 (3.48%) Account Manager
14 16 (3.27%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (23.93%) .NET
2 114 (23.31%) HTML
3 106 (21.68%) ASP.NET
4 96 (19.63%) CSS
5 77 (15.75%) jQuery
6 61 (12.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 57 (11.66%) .NET Framework
8 48 (9.82%) XML
9 46 (9.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 45 (9.20%) NHibernate
11 40 (8.18%) MSMQ
11 40 (8.18%) Spring.NET
11 40 (8.18%) StructureMap
11 40 (8.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 40 (8.18%) Dapper ORM
12 34 (6.95%) Web Services
13 22 (4.50%) XHTML
14 20 (4.09%) HTML5
15 18 (3.68%) SOAP
16 13 (2.66%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.00%) Computer Science
2 35 (7.16%) Clustering
3 28 (5.73%) Management Information System
4 26 (5.32%) Mathematics
5 25 (5.11%) Social Media
6 19 (3.89%) Client/Server
7 17 (3.48%) EPoS
8 9 (1.84%) Firmware
9 7 (1.43%) Taxonomies
10 6 (1.23%) EMV
10 6 (1.23%) Replication
10 6 (1.23%) Open Source
11 5 (1.02%) PDA
11 5 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.02%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.82%) Market Risk
13 3 (0.61%) PKI
13 3 (0.61%) Fat Client
13 3 (0.61%) Handset
13 3 (0.61%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 98 (20.04%) Windows
2 52 (10.63%) Linux
3 40 (8.18%) UNIX
4 34 (6.95%) Windows 7
5 30 (6.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (5.93%) Windows 2000
6 29 (5.93%) Windows XP
7 25 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.61%) CentOS
9 3 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.41%) Android
10 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.20%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (17.79%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (15.34%) E-Commerce
3 67 (13.70%) MVC
4 66 (13.50%) Business Intelligence
5 60 (12.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 57 (11.66%) OO
7 52 (10.63%) TDD
8 48 (9.82%) Project Management
9 47 (9.61%) Continuous Integration
9 47 (9.61%) Scrum
10 45 (9.20%) OOD
11 44 (9.00%) BDD
12 41 (8.38%) ERP
13 40 (8.18%) Refactoring
13 40 (8.18%) Pair Programming
14 37 (7.57%) Migration
15 34 (6.95%) Content Management
15 34 (6.95%) Business Development
16 30 (6.13%) Benchmarking
16 30 (6.13%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 144 (29.45%) SQL
2 104 (21.27%) C#
3 102 (20.86%) JavaScript
4 51 (10.43%) VB.NET
5 45 (9.20%) Ruby
6 28 (5.73%) C++
7 23 (4.70%) Java
8 17 (3.48%) T-SQL
8 17 (3.48%) Perl
9 16 (3.27%) PHP
10 13 (2.66%) Korn
11 11 (2.25%) Delphi
12 10 (2.04%) Python
12 10 (2.04%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.02%) COBOL
13 5 (1.02%) VBA
14 4 (0.82%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.61%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.61%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 91 (18.61%) Degree
2 90 (18.40%) Security Cleared
3 70 (14.31%) SC Cleared
4 22 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (4.50%) OCA
4 22 (4.50%) Oracle Certification
5 20 (4.09%) ISTQB
6 18 (3.68%) Postgraduate
7 17 (3.48%) ISEB
8 9 (1.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (1.64%) MCSA
9 8 (1.64%) MCITP
10 7 (1.43%) Server+ Certification
11 6 (1.23%) MCP
11 6 (1.23%) MOS
12 4 (0.82%) Sun Certification
13 3 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.61%) RHCE
14 2 (0.41%) CCNP
14 2 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.11%) QA
2 23 (4.70%) SLA
3 9 (1.84%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.64%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.61%) WCAG
6 3 (0.61%) WAI
System Software
1 27 (5.52%) Active Directory
2 26 (5.32%) XenApp
3 18 (3.68%) VMware ESX
3 18 (3.68%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (3.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 14 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (1.84%) Oracle RMAN
7 7 (1.43%) Hyper-V
8 5 (1.02%) XenServer
8 5 (1.02%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 17 (3.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 17 (3.48%) Tivoli
1 17 (3.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 16 (3.27%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (2.45%) Data Guard
4 7 (1.43%) NSN NetAct
5 4 (0.82%) SCCM
5 4 (0.82%) SCOM
6 3 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.61%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.61%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.20%) MOM
7 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 164 (33.54%) Microsoft
2 59 (12.07%) Oracle
3 42 (8.59%) VMware
4 40 (8.18%) Endeca
4 40 (8.18%) RedPrairie
5 35 (7.16%) Citrix
6 28 (5.73%) IBM
7 22 (4.50%) Google
8 20 (4.09%) Symantec
9 18 (3.68%) SAP
9 18 (3.68%) SunGard
9 18 (3.68%) Intel
10 17 (3.48%) HP
11 15 (3.07%) Cisco
12 9 (1.84%) Sitecore
13 8 (1.64%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 7 (1.43%) Velocent
14 7 (1.43%) Cerion
14 7 (1.43%) Greenplum
14 7 (1.43%) Open Text
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 20% bonuses + more
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Step Ahead Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Dartford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 12 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 30% bonus, 25 days holiday
Posted: 18 days ago
Farnham
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 25 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 27 days ago