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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
South East / Kent
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 100 96
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.62% 0.21%
As % of the General category - 1.64% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Median salary - £26,000 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -70.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  

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 Kent with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 291 426 298
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 36.42% 37.53% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 241 363 266
Median salary £37,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.62% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,583 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,050 £64,200 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 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
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

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

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

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 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware