Period
to 13 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 95 118
Rank change year-on-year +9 +23 +15
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 14 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.18% 1.15% 0.73%
As % of the General category 3.43% 2.89% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 10
Essex median annual salary £28,000 £65,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -56.92% +76.87% -13.53%
10th Percentile £18,850 £36,000 £30,200
90th Percentile £82,375 £70,750 £58,375
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +57.14% -12.50% +3.90%

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 Essex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 408 554 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 34.52% 39.77% 42.83%
Number of salaries quoted 297 449 671
Essex median annual salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.58% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,975 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,750 £70,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Essex

Back Office
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Essex

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Essex over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Essex

Back Office
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Essex region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Basildon - 5 - - 1
Colchester - 4 £28,000 -
Chelmsford +6 2 £19,500 -17.02%
Back Office
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
3 5 (35.71%) Replication
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) NAS
3 5 (35.71%) XenApp
3 5 (35.71%) Veeam
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (35.71%) vSphere
3 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) SAN
3 5 (35.71%) ADSI
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) iSCSI
3 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (35.71%) High Availability
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (35.71%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (14.29%) OpenEdge
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) iSCSI
1 5 (35.71%) NAS
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Manager
1 5 (35.71%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 5 (35.71%) IT Manager
2 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) IT Director
2 2 (14.29%) Programmer
2 2 (14.29%) Trainee
2 2 (14.29%) Trainee Programmer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Head of IT
3 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) ADSI
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.14%) JSON
3 1 (7.14%) Spring
3 1 (7.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) WinForms
3 1 (7.14%) WPF
3 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Replication
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (7.14%) NHS
4 1 (7.14%) Online Gambling
4 1 (7.14%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
1 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
1 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
1 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) High Availability
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Data Entry
4 2 (14.29%) People Management
4 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Game Development
5 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (35.71%) vSphere
1 5 (35.71%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
2 5 (35.71%) Veeam
2 5 (35.71%) VMware