Period
to 14 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
England > East Midlands
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 186 192
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 36 43 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.73% 0.80% 1.04%
As % of the General category 1.88% 2.17% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 36 35 61
East Midlands median annual salary £45,500 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -13.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,800 £37,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £60,400 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,916 1,978 2,348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 39.04% 36.60% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,516 1,534 1,752
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £64,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% -

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Back Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in the East Midlands

Back Office
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Back Office in the East Midlands

Back Office
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Back Office in the East Midlands

Back Office
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. 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
Northamptonshire 0 18 £47,500 -13.64% 1
Nottinghamshire +18 6 £34,267 -34.73% 3
Lincolnshire +7 5 £37,500 -
Leicestershire -18 5 £45,500 +16.67% 3
Derbyshire -2 2 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Back Office
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 14 (38.89%) Internet
1 14 (38.89%) HTML
1 14 (38.89%) PHP
1 14 (38.89%) MySQL
1 14 (38.89%) CSS
1 14 (38.89%) Web Development
1 14 (38.89%) AngularJS
1 14 (38.89%) Laravel
2 12 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) Windows
3 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 8 (22.22%) Finance
4 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
4 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
5 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 6 (16.67%) Veeam
6 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
6 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (13.89%) Release Management
6 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
6 5 (13.89%) Selenium
6 5 (13.89%) WebSphere
6 5 (13.89%) JIRA
6 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) VMware
6 5 (13.89%) SQL Server

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (13.89%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Office 365
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (2.78%) CloudFront
3 1 (2.78%) PaaS
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) Internet
2 5 (13.89%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) DHCP
4 2 (5.56%) SSL
4 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.56%) VPN
5 1 (2.78%) ADSL
5 1 (2.78%) Firewall
5 1 (2.78%) FTP
5 1 (2.78%) HTTP
5 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.78%) SMS
5 1 (2.78%) WAN
5 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) MySQL
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.78%) Power BI
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Cucumber
1 5 (13.89%) JIRA
1 5 (13.89%) Selenium
1 5 (13.89%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) French Language
3 1 (2.78%) German Language
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (2.78%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Developer
2 14 (38.89%) PHP Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Test Specialist
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Test Automation Specialist
6 3 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) IT Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior IT Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Server Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Head of Security
8 1 (2.78%) IT Support
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) AngularJS
1 14 (38.89%) CSS
1 14 (38.89%) HTML
1 14 (38.89%) Laravel
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) REST
2 1 (2.78%) WAP
2 1 (2.78%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
1 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) PKI
4 2 (5.56%) EPoS
5 1 (2.78%) Handset
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) Replication
5 1 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
3 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.11%) Linux
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) Unix
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Web Development
2 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
3 5 (13.89%) ITIL
3 5 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (13.89%) Process Improvement
3 5 (13.89%) Regression Testing
3 5 (13.89%) Release Management
3 5 (13.89%) SDLC
3 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
3 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
3 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy
3 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
4 4 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (8.33%) BCP
5 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.56%) Information Security
7 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) PHP
2 12 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) VBA
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) Java
4 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) MCSA
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) MCSE
2 3 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) CISA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CISSP
3 1 (2.78%) ISACA
3 1 (2.78%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.11%) vSphere
5 2 (5.56%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) WSUS
2 1 (2.78%) Nagios
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) SCSM
2 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Veeam
3 5 (13.89%) VMware
4 3 (8.33%) Avaya
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix
6 1 (2.78%) Dell
6 1 (2.78%) SAP