Period
to 19 May 2019

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 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 219 254 229
Rank change year-on-year +35 -25 +56
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 18 18 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.32% 0.26% 0.56%
As % of the General category 1.11% 0.80% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 39
Berkshire median annual salary £23,500 £38,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.35% -26.19% +10.53%
10th Percentile £16,250 £31,250 £42,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,775 £68,500
South East median annual salary £51,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +28.75% - -

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 1,618 2,264 2,199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 29.02% 32.27% 32.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,119 1,660 1,565
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04% -2.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £77,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -1.10%

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 May 2019.

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 May 2019. 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
Reading +2 11 £22,000 -41.33%
Wokingham - 3 £65,000 -
Slough +5 2 £65,000 +62.50%
Maidenhead - 1 £52,500 -
Back Office
South East

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, IT jobs citing Back Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Data Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (27.78%) VPN
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Office 365
2 5 (27.78%) Proactive Monitoring
3 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Capacity Management
3 4 (22.22%) People Management
3 4 (22.22%) Front Office
3 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 4 (22.22%) Fault Management
3 4 (22.22%) Validation
3 4 (22.22%) Statistics
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 3 (16.67%) WCF
4 3 (16.67%) WPF
4 3 (16.67%) WF
4 3 (16.67%) LINQ
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) .NET
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (16.67%) Windows

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 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (22.22%) Front Office
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Administrator
1 5 (27.78%) IT Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) IT Support
2 4 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Team Leader
3 3 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 3 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 3 (16.67%) LINQ
1 3 (16.67%) WCF
1 3 (16.67%) WF
1 3 (16.67%) WPF
2 2 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Data Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Proactive Monitoring
2 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Capacity Management
3 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 4 (22.22%) Fault Management
3 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 4 (22.22%) People Management
3 4 (22.22%) Statistics
3 4 (22.22%) Validation
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Product Management
6 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Ericsson
2 1 (5.56%) Google