Period
to 21 February 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 77 82
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 1 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.14% 0.85% 0.83%
As % of the General category 0.47% 2.17% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 8
Lancashire median annual salary - £17,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -56.25% +3.90%
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +15.38% -2.50%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 213 323 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 30.13% 39.39% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 173 246 247
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £19,500 £22,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Lancashire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Lancashire

Back Office
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2019. 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
Preston +9 1 - - 1
Back Office
North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Proactive Management
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leadership

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Proactive Management
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leadership
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft