The 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 173 199 201
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +2
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 32 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.75% 0.32% 0.39%
As % of the General category 2.23% 1.06% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 18
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £42,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.59%
Back Office
Yorkshire

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

General Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1435 1415 1556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.51% 29.73% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 1015 1221
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in West 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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
Leeds +19 28 £37,500 - 13
Bradford - 4 £31,500 -
Back Office
Yorkshire

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 26 (42.62%) Finance
2 24 (39.34%) Windows
3 19 (31.15%) MS Office
3 19 (31.15%) Process Management
4 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
5 17 (27.87%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (26.23%) Workflow
7 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
8 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
9 12 (19.67%) SLA
9 12 (19.67%) Citrix
9 12 (19.67%) Linux
9 12 (19.67%) ITIL
9 12 (19.67%) Management Information System
9 12 (19.67%) Process Improvement
10 11 (18.03%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (18.03%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (18.03%) VMware
11 10 (16.39%) Oracle
11 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
12 9 (14.75%) Citrix Certification
12 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (13.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (13.11%) Degree
13 8 (13.11%) COBIT
13 8 (13.11%) Internet
13 8 (13.11%) Red Hat
13 8 (13.11%) Information Security

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (6.56%) Apache
2 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.28%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.64%) CMS
4 1 (1.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (31.15%) MS Office
2 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) AdWords
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) Internet
2 7 (11.48%) Firewall
3 4 (6.56%) DNS
4 3 (4.92%) DHCP
4 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.92%) WAN
5 2 (3.28%) LAN
5 2 (3.28%) SAN
5 2 (3.28%) VLAN
5 2 (3.28%) VPN
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.64%) H.323
6 1 (1.64%) ISDN
6 1 (1.64%) LDAP
6 1 (1.64%) MPLS
6 1 (1.64%) NAS
6 1 (1.64%) OSPF
6 1 (1.64%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) MySQL
3 6 (9.84%) Informix
4 2 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.28%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.64%) JIRA
3 1 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 26 (42.62%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Electronics
2 5 (8.20%) Manufacturing
2 5 (8.20%) Marketing
2 5 (8.20%) Publishing
3 4 (6.56%) Games
4 2 (3.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Billing
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Analyst
2 12 (19.67%) Business Analyst
3 9 (14.75%) Service Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) IT Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Content Editor
7 5 (8.20%) Technical Editor
8 3 (4.92%) Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.92%) IT Security Officer
8 3 (4.92%) Risk Officer
8 3 (4.92%) Security Officer
8 3 (4.92%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.28%) Consultant
9 2 (3.28%) Desktop Support
9 2 (3.28%) IT Consultant
9 2 (3.28%) Security Consultant
9 2 (3.28%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) LAMP
2 4 (6.56%) .NET
2 4 (6.56%) WCF
2 4 (6.56%) Web Services
3 3 (4.92%) SOAP
3 3 (4.92%) WinForms
4 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.28%) XML
4 2 (3.28%) XSLT
5 1 (1.64%) Ajax
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.64%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (1.64%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.64%) jQuery
5 1 (1.64%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.64%) NHibernate
5 1 (1.64%) RESTful
5 1 (1.64%) XSD
5 1 (1.64%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.87%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (19.67%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.84%) IBM XIV
4 5 (8.20%) Digital Media
5 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
5 4 (6.56%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.64%) IVR
6 1 (1.64%) Replication
6 1 (1.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (39.34%) Windows
2 12 (19.67%) Linux
3 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (13.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (13.11%) Windows XP
5 6 (9.84%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.92%) Unix
6 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.28%) Mac OS
7 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.64%) CentOS
8 1 (1.64%) Debian
8 1 (1.64%) SUSE
8 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) Process Management
2 16 (26.23%) Workflow
3 12 (19.67%) ITIL
3 12 (19.67%) Process Improvement
4 11 (18.03%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (18.03%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (13.11%) Information Security
6 7 (11.48%) Security Management
7 6 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (9.84%) Presales
8 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.20%) Data Governance
8 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.20%) IT Governance
8 5 (8.20%) Product Management
8 5 (8.20%) Risk Management
8 5 (8.20%) SEO
8 5 (8.20%) UML
9 4 (6.56%) High Availability
9 4 (6.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) Bash Shell
1 6 (9.84%) Perl
1 6 (9.84%) Python
1 6 (9.84%) Ruby
1 6 (9.84%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) C#
3 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.28%) VB
4 2 (3.28%) VBScript
5 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (13.11%) CCA
2 8 (13.11%) Degree
2 8 (13.11%) MCP
3 4 (6.56%) CCDE
3 4 (6.56%) CCIE
3 4 (6.56%) CCNP
3 4 (6.56%) CCSP
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.56%) CISSP
3 4 (6.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.28%) ISEB
5 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.64%) MCSE
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.67%) SLA
2 8 (13.11%) COBIT
3 7 (11.48%) Data Quality
4 4 (6.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.84%) vSphere
4 2 (3.28%) Firmware
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Grafana
1 6 (9.84%) Graphite
1 6 (9.84%) Nagios
1 6 (9.84%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (9.84%) Opsview
1 6 (9.84%) Salt
2 3 (4.92%) SCCM
3 2 (3.28%) Cacti
4 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.67%) Citrix
3 11 (18.03%) VMware
4 10 (16.39%) Oracle
5 8 (13.11%) Cisco
5 8 (13.11%) Red Hat
6 7 (11.48%) F5
6 7 (11.48%) IBM
6 7 (11.48%) NetApp
7 5 (8.20%) HP
8 4 (6.56%) Symantec
9 3 (4.92%) Capita
10 2 (3.28%) Apple
10 2 (3.28%) Google
10 2 (3.28%) Riverbed
10 2 (3.28%) Xerox
11 1 (1.64%) Avaya
11 1 (1.64%) EMC
11 1 (1.64%) Genesys
11 1 (1.64%) Minitab
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