The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 132 169
Rank change year-on-year 0 +37  
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 16 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.77% 0.48% 0.18%
As % of the General category 1.83% 1.16% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 5
Median salary £32,000 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.00% +19.04%  
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 872 948 1104
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 41.94% 41.18% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 696 742 860
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £31,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Hertfordshire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Hertfordshire

Back Office
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 13 £32,000 -
Watford -11 2 £46,000 -3.15%
Hemel Hempstead +4 1 £72,500 -
Back Office
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 17 (80.95%) Finance
2 14 (66.67%) Degree
3 13 (61.90%) Document Management
3 13 (61.90%) Xerox
3 13 (61.90%) SLA
4 12 (57.14%) VPN
4 12 (57.14%) CMS
4 12 (57.14%) Military
5 9 (42.86%) SQL
5 9 (42.86%) MySQL
6 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
6 8 (38.10%) Windows
6 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 7 (33.33%) Adobe
7 7 (33.33%) Unix
7 7 (33.33%) Oracle
7 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 7 (33.33%) Process Improvement
7 7 (33.33%) VMware
7 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (28.57%) vSphere
8 6 (28.57%) tcpdump
8 6 (28.57%) Network Management
8 6 (28.57%) Wireshark
8 6 (28.57%) VLAN
8 6 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 12 (57.14%) CMS
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) VPN
2 6 (28.57%) BGP
2 6 (28.57%) DHCP
2 6 (28.57%) DNS
2 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) FTP
2 6 (28.57%) HSRP
2 6 (28.57%) HTTP
2 6 (28.57%) HTTPS
2 6 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (28.57%) LAN
2 6 (28.57%) OSPF
2 6 (28.57%) SAN
2 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 6 (28.57%) tcpdump
2 6 (28.57%) Telnet
2 6 (28.57%) VLAN
2 6 (28.57%) WAN
2 6 (28.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) MySQL
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 3 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (80.95%) Finance
2 12 (57.14%) Military
3 1 (4.76%) French Language
3 1 (4.76%) German Language
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Administrator
1 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 6 (28.57%) IT Administrator
1 6 (28.57%) Network Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Open Source Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Finance Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Financial Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) POSIX
2 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) jQuery
2 3 (14.29%) LAMP
2 3 (14.29%) Laravel
2 3 (14.29%) Node.js
2 3 (14.29%) React
3 1 (4.76%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (28.57%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.52%) Fintech
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Derivative
4 1 (4.76%) Digital Signage
4 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.76%) Graphic Design
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Unix
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Document Management
2 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Data Encryption
3 6 (28.57%) Data Security
3 6 (28.57%) Network Management
3 6 (28.57%) Network Optimisation
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Open Source
4 3 (14.29%) Open Source Development
4 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) SDLC
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) PHP
2 3 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (61.90%) SLA
2 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (28.57%) ISO 9001
4 1 (4.76%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (28.57%) vSphere
3 3 (14.29%) Docker
4 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Xerox
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Adobe
3 7 (33.33%) Oracle
3 7 (33.33%) VMware
4 6 (28.57%) IBM
4 6 (28.57%) NetApp
5 3 (14.29%) Rackspace
6 1 (4.76%) Hyperion
6 1 (4.76%) Remedy
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