The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 107 87
Rank change year-on-year +13 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 6 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.50% 0.31% 1.26%
As % of the General category 1.19% 0.68% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Median salary £37,250 £67,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.81% +68.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £57,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £69,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Back Office is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 503 591 608
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 41.81% 45.99% 47.76%
Number of salaries quoted 342 234 366
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Back Office as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Glasgow

Back Office
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Glasgow

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Glasgow over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Process Management
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Private Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Business Development
4 3 (23.08%) WFM
4 3 (23.08%) Wealth Management
4 3 (23.08%) Cash Management
4 3 (23.08%) Change Control
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) Cognizant
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 3 (23.08%) Line Management
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) Planning and Forecasting
4 3 (23.08%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (15.38%) CMS
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Remedy
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Avaya
5 2 (15.38%) SLA
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (15.38%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
1 1 (7.69%) tSQLt
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Private Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) Planning Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Change Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Service Performance Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Informatica Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Service Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (7.69%) SSIS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Process Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Business Development
3 3 (23.08%) Cash Management
3 3 (23.08%) Change Control
3 3 (23.08%) Line Management
3 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 3 (23.08%) Planning and Forecasting
3 3 (23.08%) Regulatory Compliance
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Wealth Management
3 3 (23.08%) WFM
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cognizant
2 2 (15.38%) Avaya
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Informatica
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.69%) VMware