Back Office Jobs in England

Back Office
UK > England

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 15 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
15 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 426 481 464
Rank change year-on-year +55 -17 -39
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 450 565 956
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.54% 0.59% 0.74%
As % of the General category 0.91% 0.85% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 374 379 590
10th Percentile £27,000 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £47,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +3.70%
75th Percentile £97,313 £90,625 £87,500
90th Percentile £120,000 £105,000 £112,625
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -3.70%

All General Skills
England

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 England with a requirement for common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 49,687 66,406 81,297
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 59.39% 69.04% 62.88%
Number of salaries quoted 35,533 35,615 45,104
10th Percentile £27,445 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £44,250 £42,604
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £60,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.22% +0.83% +4.35%
75th Percentile £72,500 £83,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £103,750 £100,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in England

Back Office
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Back Office in England

Back Office
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Back Office in England over the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Back Office in England

Back Office
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 15 April 2024. 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
Jobs
London +114 258 £90,000 +12.50% 94
South East +54 72 £36,000 -42.40% 22
East of England +41 40 £47,500 -3.06% 11
Midlands +26 38 £28,000 -41.05% 24
North of England -6 38 £53,075 +17.94% 20
West Midlands +57 30 £25,000 -37.50% 10
North West +18 28 £53,075 +80.22% 12
Yorkshire +34 9 £40,000 -30.43% 5
East Midlands -21 8 £36,383 -25.37% 14
South West -29 3 £62,500 +31.58% 15
North East -7 1 £97,500 +114.88% 3
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (5.78%) Microsoft Exchange
2 4 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (0.89%) CMS
2 4 (0.89%) Umbraco
3 2 (0.44%) Apache
3 2 (0.44%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.44%) GlassFish
3 2 (0.44%) IIS
3 2 (0.44%) JCAPS
3 2 (0.44%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.44%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.44%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (0.44%) WordPress
4 1 (0.22%) Confluence
4 1 (0.22%) Kentico
4 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 51 (11.33%) Microsoft Office
2 47 (10.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.22%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.00%) Endur
2 7 (1.56%) OpenLink RightAngle
3 5 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.89%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.89%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 3 (0.67%) Aladdin
5 3 (0.67%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.67%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.44%) Adaptiv
6 2 (0.44%) Magento
6 2 (0.44%) nopCommerce
6 2 (0.44%) Shopify
7 1 (0.22%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (0.22%) IBM Planning Analytics
7 1 (0.22%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.22%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.22%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 96 (21.33%) Azure
2 82 (18.22%) AWS
3 53 (11.78%) Power Platform
4 42 (9.33%) GCP
5 28 (6.22%) Azure DevOps
6 20 (4.44%) Dynamics 365
7 18 (4.00%) Azure Service Bus
8 17 (3.78%) Google Sheets
9 16 (3.56%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 16 (3.56%) Azure Monitor
10 14 (3.11%) Microsoft 365
11 11 (2.44%) Mimecast
12 6 (1.33%) Power Automate
13 5 (1.11%) OCI
14 4 (0.89%) Google Workspace
14 4 (0.89%) SaaS
15 2 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 2 (0.44%) Amazon S3
15 2 (0.44%) Azure Key Vault
15 2 (0.44%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.33%) Firewall
2 14 (3.11%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (2.67%) VPN
4 11 (2.44%) VoIP
5 10 (2.22%) Wireless
6 8 (1.78%) LAN
7 3 (0.67%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.67%) FTP
7 3 (0.67%) GPRS
7 3 (0.67%) Internet
7 3 (0.67%) Network Security
8 2 (0.44%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.44%) WAN
9 1 (0.22%) DHCP
9 1 (0.22%) DNS
9 1 (0.22%) FIX Connectivity
9 1 (0.22%) Intranet
9 1 (0.22%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.22%) SAN
9 1 (0.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 43 (9.56%) Power BI
3 27 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 24 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (4.67%) GIS
6 11 (2.44%) MS Access
7 9 (2.00%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.00%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.78%) Data Lake
8 8 (1.78%) MySQL
8 8 (1.78%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.56%) Geospatial Data
9 7 (1.56%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.11%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.89%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.44%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.44%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 14 (3.11%) JIRA
1 14 (3.11%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.22%) Git
3 4 (0.89%) Maven
4 2 (0.44%) Ant
4 2 (0.44%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.44%) JUnit
4 2 (0.44%) Subversion
5 1 (0.22%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.22%) Vite
General
1 250 (55.56%) Finance
2 178 (39.56%) Social Skills
3 117 (26.00%) Front Office
4 85 (18.89%) Banking
5 58 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
6 54 (12.00%) Retail
7 38 (8.44%) Local Government
8 21 (4.67%) Billing
8 21 (4.67%) Organisational Skills
9 12 (2.67%) Telecoms
10 9 (2.00%) Presentation Skills
10 9 (2.00%) Public Sector
11 8 (1.78%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 7 (1.56%) Games
12 7 (1.56%) Police
13 6 (1.33%) General Ledger
13 6 (1.33%) Health Technology
14 5 (1.11%) Legal
14 5 (1.11%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 111 (24.67%) Senior
2 103 (22.89%) Analyst
3 99 (22.00%) Developer
4 52 (11.56%) Senior Developer
5 42 (9.33%) .NET Developer
5 42 (9.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 42 (9.33%) Software Engineer
6 39 (8.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 38 (8.44%) .NET Software Developer
7 38 (8.44%) .NET Software Engineer
7 38 (8.44%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 38 (8.44%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 38 (8.44%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 38 (8.44%) Senior Software Engineer
8 36 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
9 31 (6.89%) Lead
10 29 (6.44%) Financial Analyst
11 28 (6.22%) SQL Analyst
12 27 (6.00%) Architect
12 27 (6.00%) Banking Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (20.89%) .NET
2 47 (10.44%) AngularJS
3 45 (10.00%) React
4 41 (9.11%) .NET Core
5 39 (8.67%) Redux
6 38 (8.44%) Vue
7 32 (7.11%) ASP.NET
8 25 (5.56%) ASP.NET Core
9 21 (4.67%) CSS
10 18 (4.00%) Web Services
11 17 (3.78%) .NET Framework
12 15 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (3.11%) HTML
14 12 (2.67%) FIX Protocol
14 12 (2.67%) Pandas
15 6 (1.33%) Entity Framework
16 5 (1.11%) RESTful
17 4 (0.89%) jQuery
17 4 (0.89%) Middleware
17 4 (0.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 107 (23.78%) Hedge funds
2 99 (22.00%) Derivative
3 65 (14.44%) Fixed Income
4 49 (10.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 42 (9.33%) Equities
6 39 (8.67%) Management Information System
7 18 (4.00%) Onboarding
7 18 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
8 13 (2.89%) Legacy Systems
9 12 (2.67%) Smartcard
10 11 (2.44%) Product Ownership
11 10 (2.22%) Virtual Team
12 8 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.56%) Blog
13 7 (1.56%) Swaptions
14 6 (1.33%) IoT
15 4 (0.89%) Reinsurance
15 4 (0.89%) Replication
16 3 (0.67%) Blockchain
16 3 (0.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 50 (11.11%) Windows
2 30 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 16 (3.56%) Windows Server
4 15 (3.33%) Linux
4 15 (3.33%) Windows 7
5 12 (2.67%) Unix
5 12 (2.67%) Windows Server 2016
5 12 (2.67%) Windows Server 2019
6 4 (0.89%) Android
7 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.22%) AIX
8 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.22%) CentOS
8 1 (0.22%) Debian
8 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.22%) Scientific Linux
8 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (29.11%) Asset Management
2 110 (24.44%) Agile
2 110 (24.44%) Investment Management
3 105 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
4 72 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 62 (13.78%) Customer Service
6 59 (13.11%) Mentoring
7 47 (10.44%) Data Analysis
8 43 (9.56%) Business Intelligence
9 42 (9.33%) DevOps
10 38 (8.44%) ERP
11 34 (7.56%) Computer Science
11 34 (7.56%) Project Delivery
11 34 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
12 33 (7.33%) CRM
12 33 (7.33%) Roadmaps
13 31 (6.89%) Project Management
14 30 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
15 29 (6.44%) Line Management
15 29 (6.44%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 173 (38.44%) SQL
2 149 (33.11%) C#
3 113 (25.11%) Python
4 59 (13.11%) JavaScript
5 42 (9.33%) TypeScript
6 23 (5.11%) Java
7 17 (3.78%) Bicep
8 16 (3.56%) T-SQL
9 11 (2.44%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.56%) VB
11 6 (1.33%) Kotlin
12 4 (0.89%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.89%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.67%) VBA
14 2 (0.44%) PHP
14 2 (0.44%) XPath
15 1 (0.22%) Bash
15 1 (0.22%) Swift
15 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 90 (20.00%) Degree
2 32 (7.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (3.78%) Master's Degree
4 15 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 15 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 15 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 11 (2.44%) CISM
6 10 (2.22%) CISSP
7 8 (1.78%) PMI Certification
7 8 (1.78%) PMP
8 7 (1.56%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.89%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.44%) ACCA
10 2 (0.44%) CIMA
10 2 (0.44%) CISA
10 2 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.22%) CCNA
11 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.33%) SLA
2 21 (4.67%) Data Quality
3 19 (4.22%) QA
4 9 (2.00%) PMO
5 4 (0.89%) GAAP
5 4 (0.89%) IFRS
6 3 (0.67%) Accessibility
7 2 (0.44%) COBIT
8 1 (0.22%) COSHH
8 1 (0.22%) GDPR
8 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (8.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.33%) KVM
3 14 (3.11%) Docker
4 12 (2.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (3.11%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.11%) Control-M
3 3 (0.67%) SCCM
3 3 (0.67%) SCOM
4 2 (0.44%) Terraform
5 1 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 111 (24.67%) Microsoft
2 36 (8.00%) Oracle
3 28 (6.22%) SAP
4 23 (5.11%) Google
5 16 (3.56%) Charles River
6 12 (2.67%) Sophos
7 11 (2.44%) Apple
7 11 (2.44%) Barracuda Networks
7 11 (2.44%) ConnectWise
8 9 (2.00%) IBM
8 9 (2.00%) ION Trading
8 9 (2.00%) OpenLink
8 9 (2.00%) Salesforce
9 8 (1.78%) Algorithmics
9 8 (1.78%) Sybase
10 7 (1.56%) TIBCO
11 6 (1.33%) Calypso
11 6 (1.33%) Cisco
12 5 (1.11%) Genesys
12 5 (1.11%) YouTube