The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 29 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 82 83 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 4 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.47% 0.44% 1.26%
As % of the General category 1.54% 1.20% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 10
Average salary £31,750 £37,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.33% +26.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £41,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -5.62%
General Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
259 333 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 30.19% 36.67% 29.98%
Number of salaries quoted 212 301 249
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -7.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,840 £62,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Back Office
Hampshire

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Back Office
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Southampton region.

Back Office Salary Trend in Southampton

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) EPoS
3 5 (31.25%) EMV
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (31.25%) HP
3 5 (31.25%) Dell
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
3 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 5 (31.25%) IBM
3 5 (31.25%) MCSA
3 5 (31.25%) Server+ Certification
3 5 (31.25%) MCITP
3 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
4 4 (25.00%) SalesLogix
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) CRM
4 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) XML
4 4 (25.00%) SLA
5 3 (18.75%) Data Management
6 2 (12.50%) Retail
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
6 2 (12.50%) MS Office

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) SalesLogix
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Network Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Test Team Leader
1 5 (31.25%) Team Leader
1 5 (31.25%) Operations Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Network Operations Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Security Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) EPoS
2 5 (31.25%) EMV
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
3 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
1 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
2 4 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (18.75%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) MCSA
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (31.25%) Server+ Certification
1 5 (31.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) HP
1 5 (31.25%) Dell
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco
1 5 (31.25%) IBM
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Symantec
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Veeam