The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 18 April 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 192 171 136
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -35
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 21 12 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.41% 0.31% 0.93%
As % of the General category 1.33% 0.98% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 27
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £30,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
General Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1578 1221 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.72% 31.40% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1230 1001 882
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Back Office
Yorkshire

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Back Office Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Back Office Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Back Office
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -19 7 £65,000 +85.71%
Halifax -11 6 £40,000 +77.77%
Bradford +1 1 £40,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £40,000 -
Back Office
Yorkshire

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 13 (25.00%) Change Control
2 12 (23.08%) Network Management
2 12 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
2 12 (23.08%) LAN
2 12 (23.08%) WLAN
2 12 (23.08%) WAN
2 12 (23.08%) Cisco
2 12 (23.08%) DMZ
2 12 (23.08%) Firewall
2 12 (23.08%) Practice Management
2 12 (23.08%) VLAN
3 11 (21.15%) .NET
4 9 (17.31%) Finance
5 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 8 (15.38%) SQL
6 7 (13.46%) MS Office
6 7 (13.46%) Web Services
6 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
7 6 (11.54%) XML
7 6 (11.54%) Java
7 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
7 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
7 6 (11.54%) Workflow
8 5 (9.62%) Migration
8 5 (9.62%) Business Development
8 5 (9.62%) Photography
8 5 (9.62%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (9.62%) HL7
8 5 (9.62%) Lean Six Sigma
8 5 (9.62%) Data Migration

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 2 (3.85%) Apache
1 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Office
2 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) LAN
1 12 (23.08%) WLAN
1 12 (23.08%) WAN
1 12 (23.08%) DMZ
1 12 (23.08%) Firewall
1 12 (23.08%) VLAN
2 3 (5.77%) Intranet
3 2 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.77%) Marketing
3 3 (5.77%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Network Engineer
1 12 (23.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Business Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Senior Business Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Support Specialist
5 5 (9.62%) Applications Support
5 5 (9.62%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Applications Support Specialist
5 5 (9.62%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (5.77%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Six Sigma Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) IT Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Process Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) .NET
2 7 (13.46%) Web Services
3 6 (11.54%) XML
4 5 (9.62%) XSL
5 3 (5.77%) EDI
5 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.77%) HTML
6 2 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Photography
1 5 (9.62%) NHS
2 3 (5.77%) iSeries
3 2 (3.85%) Equities
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.85%) Derivative
3 2 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.85%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) OS/400
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Change Control
2 12 (23.08%) Network Management
2 12 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
2 12 (23.08%) Practice Management
3 6 (11.54%) Workflow
4 5 (9.62%) Migration
4 5 (9.62%) Business Development
4 5 (9.62%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (9.62%) Lean Six Sigma
4 5 (9.62%) Data Migration
4 5 (9.62%) Six Sigma
4 5 (9.62%) Project Management
4 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
5 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.69%) OO
6 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.77%) OOP
6 3 (5.77%) Service Management
6 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.77%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) SQL
2 6 (11.54%) Java
3 5 (9.62%) C#
3 5 (9.62%) PHP
4 4 (7.69%) Ruby
5 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (1.92%) VC++
6 1 (1.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (3.85%) MBA
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.92%) CCNP
3 1 (1.92%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) HL7
2 2 (3.85%) QA
3 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Cisco
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.85%) Murex
3 2 (3.85%) Calypso
3 2 (3.85%) VMware
3 2 (3.85%) Wall Street Systems
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) IBM