Period
to 14 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 161 265 286
Rank change year-on-year +104 +21 +14
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 27 11 73
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.78% 0.15% 0.59%
As % of the General category 2.34% 0.43% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 58
Median annual salary £55,000 £41,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.74% -7.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,350 £21,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £65,625 £66,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +23.81% -8.70%

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 of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,153 2,570 4,643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 33.42% 34.13% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 821 1,886 3,343
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in the East of England

Back Office
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Back Office in the East of England.

Salary trend for Back Office in the East of England

Back Office
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Back Office in the East of England over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Back Office in the East of England

Back Office
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 14 July 2020. 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
Hertfordshire - 16 £52,500 - 4
Essex +9 4 £90,000 +33.33% 1
Norfolk +12 3 - -
Bedfordshire - 3 £35,218 -
Suffolk +16 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Back Office
England

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 of England region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 9 (33.33%) Oracle
1 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) ERP
2 6 (22.22%) CRM
2 6 (22.22%) Strategic Roadmap
3 5 (18.52%) Architecture Roadmap
3 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) TOGAF
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
5 3 (11.11%) Intranet
5 3 (11.11%) Web Services
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 3 (11.11%) SQL
5 3 (11.11%) Web Development
5 3 (11.11%) SaaS
5 3 (11.11%) Degree
5 3 (11.11%) Retail
5 3 (11.11%) Azure
5 3 (11.11%) DevOps
5 3 (11.11%) User Experience
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Core
6 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.41%) Ansible
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Azure
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
2 2 (7.41%) AWS
3 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Intranet
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.70%) NAS
2 1 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2017
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Local Government
4 1 (3.70%) Automotive
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) Applications Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Applications Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Product Owner
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Change Manager
7 1 (3.70%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) .NET Core
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.70%) Autofac
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) jQuery
3 1 (3.70%) JSON
3 1 (3.70%) OAuth
3 1 (3.70%) OpenID
3 1 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (11.11%) User Experience
4 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.70%) LIMS
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) NHS
5 1 (3.70%) Replication
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (22.22%) CRM
1 6 (22.22%) ERP
1 6 (22.22%) Strategic Roadmap
2 5 (18.52%) Architecture Roadmap
2 5 (18.52%) TOGAF
3 3 (11.11%) DevOps
3 3 (11.11%) Web Development
4 2 (7.41%) Backlog Management
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Data-Driven Decision Making
4 2 (7.41%) Decision-Making
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure as Code
4 2 (7.41%) Product Roadmap
4 2 (7.41%) SDLC
4 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
4 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (3.70%) IT Strategy
5 1 (3.70%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) C++
2 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
1 2 (7.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) Veeam
3 1 (3.70%) VMware