The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 82 96 91
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 28 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.14% 0.66% 0.27%
As % of the General category 5.30% 1.77% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 1
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Back Office
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

General Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
528 451 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 40.27% 37.06% 34.28%
Number of salaries quoted 447 380 306
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Back Office
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Back Office Salary Trend in West Sussex

Back Office
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Back Office
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
Crawley +4 14 £44,500 -1.11%
Haywards Heath - 6 £26,900 -
East Grinstead - 5 £45,000 -
Gatwick -13 1 £21,500 -52.22%
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 36 (63.16%) Windows
2 33 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (56.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (56.14%) VMware
4 26 (45.61%) Active Directory
4 26 (45.61%) Finance
5 24 (42.11%) DNS
6 20 (35.09%) Server Building
7 18 (31.58%) DHCP
7 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (29.82%) Root Cause Analysis
8 17 (29.82%) vSphere
8 17 (29.82%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (29.82%) Online Betting
8 17 (29.82%) HP
8 17 (29.82%) IBM
9 14 (24.56%) LAN
9 14 (24.56%) ITIL
9 14 (24.56%) WSUS
10 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
11 11 (19.30%) Symantec
11 11 (19.30%) Norton AntiVirus
11 11 (19.30%) WAN
11 11 (19.30%) NetBackup
11 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (19.30%) Patch Management
11 11 (19.30%) Server Patching
12 10 (17.54%) XenApp
12 10 (17.54%) Citrix
13 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 6 (10.53%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 24 (42.11%) DNS
2 18 (31.58%) DHCP
3 14 (24.56%) LAN
4 11 (19.30%) WAN
5 8 (14.04%) MPLS
5 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
6 7 (12.28%) VPN
7 6 (10.53%) Firewall
8 3 (5.26%) IP Telephony
8 3 (5.26%) SAN
9 1 (1.75%) Intranet
9 1 (1.75%) 3G
9 1 (1.75%) SSL
9 1 (1.75%) WLAN
9 1 (1.75%) VPLS
9 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.75%) 4G
9 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) TeamCity
1 5 (8.77%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 26 (45.61%) Finance
2 17 (29.82%) Online Betting
3 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
4 5 (8.77%) Marketing
5 3 (5.26%) Publishing
6 1 (1.75%) Billing
6 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Analyst
2 23 (40.35%) Senior Analyst
3 17 (29.82%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 17 (29.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Project Manager
4 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Desktop Support
8 3 (5.26%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) .NET
2 5 (8.77%) SOAP
2 5 (8.77%) Web Services
2 5 (8.77%) OAuth
2 5 (8.77%) RESTful
2 5 (8.77%) REST
3 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.28%) BYOD
2 7 (12.28%) Mainframe
2 7 (12.28%) iSeries
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Replication
3 1 (1.75%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.75%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 36 (63.16%) Windows
2 33 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 8 (14.04%) UNIX
6 6 (10.53%) Linux
6 6 (10.53%) Windows XP
7 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.75%) Solaris
8 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Server Building
2 17 (29.82%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (24.56%) ITIL
4 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (19.30%) Patch Management
4 11 (19.30%) Server Patching
5 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (12.28%) Migration
6 7 (12.28%) Analytics
6 7 (12.28%) Project Planning
6 7 (12.28%) PRINCE2
6 7 (12.28%) Project Management
6 7 (12.28%) Service Management
7 5 (8.77%) TDD
7 5 (8.77%) User Stories
7 5 (8.77%) API Development
8 4 (7.02%) Use Case
8 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) C
1 8 (14.04%) C#
2 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.02%) SQL
4 2 (3.51%) VBA
5 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.77%) MCITP
2 5 (8.77%) MCSE
3 3 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.26%) MCP
4 1 (1.75%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) MCT
4 1 (1.75%) CCNP
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) PMBOK
2 5 (8.77%) QA
3 2 (3.51%) SLA
4 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (56.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (45.61%) Active Directory
3 17 (29.82%) vSphere
3 17 (29.82%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (17.54%) XenApp
5 7 (12.28%) XenDesktop
6 3 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (24.56%) WSUS
2 11 (19.30%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (19.30%) NetBackup
3 7 (12.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (56.14%) VMware
2 17 (29.82%) IBM
2 17 (29.82%) HP
3 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
4 11 (19.30%) Symantec
5 10 (17.54%) Citrix
6 8 (14.04%) Cisco
7 5 (8.77%) CA
8 3 (5.26%) LANDesk
9 2 (3.51%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.75%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.75%) BT
10 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.75%) Oracle
10 1 (1.75%) Sun