The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 83 104
Rank change year-on-year -7 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 2 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.19% 1.23% 1.09%
As % of the General category 0.46% 2.45% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 17
Median salary £25,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.44% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £35,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £49,000 £43,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 431 654 795
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 40.06% 50.11% 45.64%
Number of salaries quoted 326 537 546
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -3.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Cheshire

Back Office
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Chester - 1 £22,500 - 2
Back Office
North West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) SLA
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (50.00%) SCCM
3 4 (50.00%) SCOM
3 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) SOA
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Workflow
3 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Process Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) Firmware
5 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) EIGRP

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) BGP
1 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (50.00%) SOA
1 4 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
1 4 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
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Posted: 8 days ago