The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 33 21
Rank change year-on-year +2 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 7 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 3.61% 0.64% 7.14%
As % of the General category 5.79% 1.49% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 13
Median salary £50,000 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £38,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.93% -8.82%  

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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Canary Wharf
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 121 67 91
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 62.37% 42.95% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 86 55 63
Median salary £67,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £41,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £78,900 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

Back Office
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Canary Wharf

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 10 (66.67%) Unix
3 7 (46.67%) Sybase
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (20.00%) SaaS
6 3 (20.00%) PaaS
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (20.00%) Network Design
6 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (20.00%) Time Management
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 3 (20.00%) Change Management
6 3 (20.00%) LAN
6 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) SOA
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) Web Services
7 2 (13.33%) Perl
7 2 (13.33%) J2EE
7 2 (13.33%) Solaris
7 2 (13.33%) Apache

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 3 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (13.33%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 2 (13.33%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (20.00%) PaaS
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
2 2 (13.33%) LDAP
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Front Office
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 5 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Unix Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Unix Support
1 5 (33.33%) Unix Support Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Windows Support Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Teradata Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) JMS
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Unix
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Change Management
1 3 (20.00%) Migration
1 3 (20.00%) Network Design
1 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (20.00%) SOA
1 3 (20.00%) Time Management
2 2 (13.33%) BCP
2 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
3 1 (6.67%) ETL Development
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Ansible
1 2 (13.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) Sybase
3 2 (13.33%) Bloomberg
3 2 (13.33%) Calypso
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) EMC
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Infoblox
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) Reuters
3 2 (13.33%) Solace
3 2 (13.33%) Veritas
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Teradata
4 1 (6.67%) TIBCO