Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 259 276
Rank change year-on-year +26 +17 -56
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 23 52 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.37% 0.60% 0.55%
As % of the General category 1.00% 1.55% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 23 45 33
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +29.41% -39.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £45,000 £19,000
90th Percentile £53,500 £57,500 £49,750
South East median annual salary £43,500 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -9.38% +12.94% -6.59%

Back Office is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2295 3355 4423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 36.81% 38.75% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1585 2303 3153
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Back Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +13 9 £45,000 +87.50%
Reading +4 7 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Maidenhead +18 2 £52,500 +16.67%
Back Office
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (69.57%) Finance
3 15 (65.22%) MySQL
4 14 (60.87%) Linux
4 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
5 12 (52.17%) Windows
5 12 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (52.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (47.83%) Apache
7 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (43.48%) DNS
7 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
7 10 (43.48%) CCNA
7 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
7 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (43.48%) Firewall
7 10 (43.48%) Electronics
7 10 (43.48%) VMware
7 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (39.13%) F5
8 9 (39.13%) Hyper-V
8 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (39.13%) KVM
8 9 (39.13%) Mentoring
8 9 (39.13%) Remote Desktop
8 9 (39.13%) VMware Workstation
8 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (39.13%) Cisco ASA

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 11 (47.83%) Apache
2 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 9 (39.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.35%) FormScape
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (8.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) DNS
1 10 (43.48%) Firewall
1 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco PIX
2 9 (39.13%) DHCP
2 9 (39.13%) LAN
2 9 (39.13%) MPLS
2 9 (39.13%) Remote Desktop
2 9 (39.13%) VLAN
2 9 (39.13%) VPN
2 9 (39.13%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) Internet
4 1 (4.35%) HTTP
4 1 (4.35%) PBX
4 1 (4.35%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 15 (65.22%) MySQL
3 12 (52.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
6 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Electronics
3 8 (34.78%) Manufacturing
3 8 (34.78%) Marketing
3 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
4 4 (17.39%) Billing
5 2 (8.70%) Advertising
5 2 (8.70%) Banking
5 2 (8.70%) Games
5 2 (8.70%) Retail
6 1 (4.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
1 10 (43.48%) Senior Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Administrator
2 9 (39.13%) Linux Administrator
2 9 (39.13%) Linux Support
2 9 (39.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 9 (39.13%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 9 (39.13%) Senior Linux Support
2 9 (39.13%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 9 (39.13%) Senior Support Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 9 (39.13%) Support Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (39.13%) Systems Support Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) DevOps Administrator
3 8 (34.78%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 8 (34.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 8 (34.78%) Senior DevOps
4 6 (26.09%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) CSS
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
1 4 (17.39%) jQuery
1 4 (17.39%) Laravel
1 4 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (17.39%) RESTful
1 4 (17.39%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) Ajax
2 2 (8.70%) JSON
2 2 (8.70%) LAMP
2 2 (8.70%) SOAP
2 2 (8.70%) Symfony
2 2 (8.70%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) Windows
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.04%) CentOS
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.70%) Debian
6 1 (4.35%) Fedora
6 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (39.13%) Mentoring
3 8 (34.78%) DevOps
3 8 (34.78%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (34.78%) Programme Management
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
4 4 (17.39%) MVC
5 2 (8.70%) Data Mapping
5 2 (8.70%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (8.70%) ERP
5 2 (8.70%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) OOP
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Web Development
5 2 (8.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) PHP
2 6 (26.09%) Python
3 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.70%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) Perl
4 2 (8.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) CCNA
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) HND
2 1 (4.35%) MCP
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 9 (39.13%) Hyper-V
2 9 (39.13%) KVM
2 9 (39.13%) Terminal Services
2 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (39.13%) VMware Workstation
2 9 (39.13%) XenApp
2 9 (39.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) WSUS
1 9 (39.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) VMware
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco
3 9 (39.13%) Citrix
3 9 (39.13%) F5
3 9 (39.13%) McAfee
4 8 (34.78%) SAP
5 4 (17.39%) Zend
6 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.70%) JD Edwards
8 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.35%) Kaspersky