Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 115 143
Rank change year-on-year -31 +28 -29
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 7 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.26% 1.22% 0.52%
As % of the General category 0.61% 2.47% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 5
Edinburgh median annual salary £44,500 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.26% -8.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £42,055 £38,250 £34,350
90th Percentile £59,345 £82,500 £72,450
Scotland median annual salary £44,500 £45,500 £35,749
% change year-on-year -2.20% +27.28% +5.14%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1155 1134 1639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 43.10% 49.30% 53.60%
Number of salaries quoted 628 691 920
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,000 £31,875 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,250 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,415 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.33% +3.33% +5.88%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Back Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Edinburgh

Back Office
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Edinburgh

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 5 (71.43%) Unix
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
3 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
3 3 (42.86%) Firmware
3 3 (42.86%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
4 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
4 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (28.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 2 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (28.57%) MCP
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) BGP
1 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
1 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
2 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCDP
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Firmware
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft