The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 200 183
Rank change year-on-year +45 -17  
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 24 6 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.73% 0.13% 0.81%
As % of the General category 2.08% 0.37% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 18
Median salary £45,000 £49,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.54% +17.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,350 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £58,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Back Office is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1155 1618 2211
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 34.92% 36.21% 42.87%
Number of salaries quoted 802 1157 1469
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Back Office as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Berkshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Berkshire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Berkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Berkshire

Back Office
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 16 £45,000 - 1
Reading +26 3 £45,000 -21.73%
Bracknell +23 1 £55,000 +23.59%
Newbury - 1 - -
Back Office
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Back Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 25 (62.50%) Windows
1 25 (62.50%) Linux
1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 24 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (57.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (57.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (57.50%) Active Directory
3 23 (57.50%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (57.50%) DNS
3 23 (57.50%) Firewall
4 22 (55.00%) DHCP
4 22 (55.00%) MS Exchange
4 22 (55.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (37.50%) Finance
5 15 (37.50%) Marketing
6 14 (35.00%) SQL
7 13 (32.50%) Windows Server
8 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (30.00%) Mentoring
8 12 (30.00%) High Availability
8 12 (30.00%) MySQL
8 12 (30.00%) SAP
8 12 (30.00%) MCSE
8 12 (30.00%) Apache
8 12 (30.00%) SMTP
8 12 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (30.00%) SAN

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (55.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (30.00%) Apache
2 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (27.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (27.50%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) PaaS
2 2 (5.00%) SaaS
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (57.50%) DNS
1 23 (57.50%) Firewall
2 22 (55.00%) DHCP
3 12 (30.00%) SAN
3 12 (30.00%) SMTP
3 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (27.50%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (27.50%) Cisco PIX
4 11 (27.50%) LAN
4 11 (27.50%) MPLS
4 11 (27.50%) NAS
4 11 (27.50%) Network Security
4 11 (27.50%) Remote Desktop
4 11 (27.50%) SNMP
4 11 (27.50%) VLAN
4 11 (27.50%) VoIP
4 11 (27.50%) VPN
4 11 (27.50%) WAN
5 2 (5.00%) Intranet
6 1 (2.50%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 24 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (55.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (30.00%) MySQL
4 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) WinDbg
General
1 15 (37.50%) Finance
1 15 (37.50%) Marketing
2 11 (27.50%) Electronics
2 11 (27.50%) Telecoms
3 10 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 7 (17.50%) Retail
5 6 (15.00%) Banking
6 2 (5.00%) Advertising
6 2 (5.00%) Front Office
6 2 (5.00%) Legal
7 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (27.50%) Administrator
3 11 (27.50%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (27.50%) Linux Support
3 11 (27.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (27.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 11 (27.50%) Senior Linux Support
3 11 (27.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (27.50%) Senior Support Analyst
3 11 (27.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 11 (27.50%) Support Analyst
3 11 (27.50%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (27.50%) Systems Support Analyst
4 10 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (17.50%) DevOps Administrator
5 7 (17.50%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 7 (17.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 7 (17.50%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (12.50%) BPM Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) Dojo
1 5 (12.50%) DOM
1 5 (12.50%) jQuery
1 5 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (5.00%) JSON
2 2 (5.00%) Spring
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) Akka
3 1 (2.50%) EJB
3 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.50%) J2EE
3 1 (2.50%) Java EE
3 1 (2.50%) JDBC
3 1 (2.50%) JMS
3 1 (2.50%) LAMP
3 1 (2.50%) Servlets
3 1 (2.50%) SOAP
3 1 (2.50%) Struts
3 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) FMCG
3 1 (2.50%) PMI
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Linux
1 25 (62.50%) Windows
2 23 (57.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (57.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (32.50%) Windows Server
4 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) CentOS
5 1 (2.50%) Fedora
5 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.50%) Unix
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) High Availability
1 12 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 11 (27.50%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 10 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 7 (17.50%) DevOps
5 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (12.50%) Analytics
6 5 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (12.50%) Cognitive Analytics
6 5 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 5 (12.50%) Process Management
6 5 (12.50%) QMS
6 5 (12.50%) Quality Management
6 5 (12.50%) Robotic Process Automation
6 5 (12.50%) SOA
7 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.00%) ITIL
8 2 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 11 (27.50%) PowerShell
2 11 (27.50%) VBScript
3 7 (17.50%) Java
4 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) Groovy
5 1 (2.50%) PHP
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) Scala
5 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (57.50%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (30.00%) CCNA
2 12 (30.00%) MCSE
2 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (27.50%) CCNP
3 11 (27.50%) CCVP
4 5 (12.50%) CCSP
4 5 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.50%) HND
5 1 (2.50%) MCP
5 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (27.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (57.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (27.50%) Hyper-V
2 11 (27.50%) ISA Server
2 11 (27.50%) KVM
2 11 (27.50%) Terminal Services
2 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (27.50%) VMware Workstation
2 11 (27.50%) XenApp
2 11 (27.50%) XenServer
3 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) WSUS
1 11 (27.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) SAP
2 12 (30.00%) VMware
3 11 (27.50%) Cisco
3 11 (27.50%) Citrix
3 11 (27.50%) Dell
3 11 (27.50%) F5
3 11 (27.50%) HP
3 11 (27.50%) McAfee
4 5 (12.50%) IBM
4 5 (12.50%) Pega
4 5 (12.50%) webMethods
5 2 (5.00%) JDA
6 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.50%) hybris
6 1 (2.50%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.50%) Remedy
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