Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 112 135
Rank change year-on-year -36 +23 -34
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 5 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.19% 0.91% 0.54%
As % of the General category 0.47% 1.93% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 5
Edinburgh median annual salary £44,500 £46,750 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.81% -3.61% +46.97%
10th Percentile £42,055 £38,025 £36,050
90th Percentile £46,725 £82,500 £62,800
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.09% +15.00% +17.65%

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 1,057 1,035 1,520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 40.62% 47.35% 55.19%
Number of salaries quoted 606 666 866
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,000 £30,438
90th Percentile £71,875 £70,250 £69,000
Scotland median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +2.27%

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) BIG-IP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) CCDP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) Firmware
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) SaaS

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 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 5 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCDP
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) F5
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco