Period
to 20 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 102 104
Rank change year-on-year +12 +2 +43
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 3 6 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.29% 0.46% 1.51%
As % of the General category 0.60% 1.18% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 31
Kent median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% -27.78% +16.13%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,125 £26,000
90th Percentile £86,000 £38,750 £87,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year -2.30% -7.45% +5.62%

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 Kent with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 503 509 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 47.86% 38.68% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 408 439 660
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,600 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Kent

Back Office
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Kent

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Kent over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Kent

Back Office
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Maidstone -1 2 £70,000 +133.33% 2
Sevenoaks +1 1 £22,500 -35.71%
Back Office
South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Kent region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (33.33%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) SMS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (33.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (33.33%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft