The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 209 245 178
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -67
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 42 25 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.67% 0.35% 1.11%
As % of the General category 2.03% 1.11% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 38 25 69
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,250 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -1.84%
Back Office
England

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

General Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2074 2247 1937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.06% 31.44% 29.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1719 1820 1396
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £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 Yorkshire

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Back Office
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
West Yorkshire +17 27 £37,000 -4.51% 11
South Yorkshire +10 8 £42,500 +21.42% 1
North Yorkshire - 6 £33,250 -
East Yorkshire -3 1 - -
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 34 (38.20%) MS Excel
2 32 (35.96%) SQL Server
3 30 (33.71%) Finance
4 26 (29.21%) SQL
5 25 (28.09%) Oracle
6 23 (25.84%) Microsoft
7 22 (24.72%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (22.47%) Windows
9 19 (21.35%) MS Office
10 18 (20.22%) .NET
10 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (19.10%) Workflow
11 17 (19.10%) MySQL
11 17 (19.10%) SLA
12 15 (16.85%) C#
12 15 (16.85%) Process Management
13 14 (15.73%) Linux
13 14 (15.73%) Capacity Planning
13 14 (15.73%) Process Improvement
13 14 (15.73%) Root Cause Analysis
14 13 (14.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (14.61%) IBM
14 13 (14.61%) Red Hat
15 12 (13.48%) Firewall
15 12 (13.48%) ITIL
15 12 (13.48%) WCF
16 11 (12.36%) LAMP
16 11 (12.36%) Web Services
16 11 (12.36%) Cisco
16 11 (12.36%) Data Warehouse

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 7 (7.87%) Apache
2 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.25%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (38.20%) MS Excel
2 19 (21.35%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.12%) MS Project
3 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.48%) Firewall
2 10 (11.24%) Internet
3 6 (6.74%) DHCP
3 6 (6.74%) DNS
3 6 (6.74%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.37%) VPN
5 2 (2.25%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.25%) LAN
5 2 (2.25%) VLAN
5 2 (2.25%) WAN
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.12%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.12%) H.323
6 1 (1.12%) ISDN
6 1 (1.12%) LDAP
6 1 (1.12%) OSPF
6 1 (1.12%) SAN
6 1 (1.12%) SSL
6 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.96%) SQL Server
2 17 (19.10%) MySQL
3 11 (12.36%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (11.24%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (10.11%) Informix
5 9 (10.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.37%) MS Access
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.12%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.12%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle APEX
General
1 30 (33.71%) Finance
2 7 (7.87%) Marketing
2 7 (7.87%) Retail
3 2 (2.25%) Electronics
3 2 (2.25%) Games
3 2 (2.25%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.12%) Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (40.45%) Analyst
2 18 (20.22%) Business Analyst
3 13 (14.61%) Developer
4 10 (11.24%) .NET Developer
5 9 (10.11%) Data Analyst
5 9 (10.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Agile .NET Developer
6 7 (7.87%) Agile Developer
6 7 (7.87%) SQL Developer
7 6 (6.74%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) SQL Data Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Service Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Administrator
9 4 (4.49%) Junior
9 4 (4.49%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.49%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.22%) .NET
2 12 (13.48%) WCF
3 11 (12.36%) LAMP
3 11 (12.36%) Web Services
4 7 (7.87%) LINQ
4 7 (7.87%) WinForms
5 5 (5.62%) SOAP
5 5 (5.62%) XML
6 4 (4.49%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (4.49%) HTML
6 4 (4.49%) XSD
7 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (3.37%) CSS
7 3 (3.37%) JNI
8 2 (2.25%) COM
9 1 (1.12%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.12%) XSL
9 1 (1.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.72%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.11%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.11%) IBM XIV
3 6 (6.74%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.25%) AS400
6 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.12%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.12%) iPad
6 1 (1.12%) IVR
6 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.12%) Photography
6 1 (1.12%) Statistics
6 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.47%) Windows
2 14 (15.73%) Linux
3 13 (14.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.74%) Unix
6 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.62%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.49%) CentOS
7 4 (4.49%) Debian
7 4 (4.49%) SUSE
7 4 (4.49%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.49%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.25%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.25%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.10%) Workflow
3 15 (16.85%) Process Management
4 14 (15.73%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (15.73%) Process Improvement
4 14 (15.73%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (13.48%) ITIL
6 10 (11.24%) Statistical Analysis
6 10 (11.24%) TDD
7 9 (10.11%) Dashboard Development
7 9 (10.11%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (10.11%) Waterfall
8 8 (8.99%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.62%) High Availability
10 5 (5.62%) Project Management
10 5 (5.62%) Risk Management
10 5 (5.62%) RUP
10 5 (5.62%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.62%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.21%) SQL
2 15 (16.85%) C#
3 9 (10.11%) Bash Shell
3 9 (10.11%) Perl
3 9 (10.11%) Python
3 9 (10.11%) Ruby
4 5 (5.62%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.49%) Java
5 4 (4.49%) VB
6 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) CCNP
1 8 (8.99%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (7.87%) CCDE
2 7 (7.87%) CCIE
2 7 (7.87%) CCSP
2 7 (7.87%) CISSP
2 7 (7.87%) Degree
2 7 (7.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (5.62%) CCA
3 5 (5.62%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (5.62%) MCP
4 1 (1.12%) CCNA
4 1 (1.12%) CCSE
4 1 (1.12%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.10%) SLA
2 5 (5.62%) COBIT
3 3 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.37%) QA
4 2 (2.25%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.12%) HL7
5 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (12.36%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.11%) vSphere
3 7 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (10.11%) Grafana
1 9 (10.11%) Graphite
1 9 (10.11%) Nagios
1 9 (10.11%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (10.11%) Opsview
1 9 (10.11%) Salt
2 2 (2.25%) Cacti
Vendors
1 25 (28.09%) Oracle
2 23 (25.84%) Microsoft
3 13 (14.61%) IBM
3 13 (14.61%) Red Hat
4 11 (12.36%) Cisco
5 9 (10.11%) F5
5 9 (10.11%) NetApp
5 9 (10.11%) VMware
6 7 (7.87%) Symantec
7 5 (5.62%) Citrix
8 4 (4.49%) HP
8 4 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.37%) Capita
10 2 (2.25%) Apple
10 2 (2.25%) RedPrairie
10 2 (2.25%) Remedy
10 2 (2.25%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.25%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.12%) Avaya
11 1 (1.12%) Genesys
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