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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
England / London
Rank 210 214 186
Rank change year-on-year +4 -28  
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 497 645 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.50% 1.55% 1.70%
As % of the General category 2.99% 2.93% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 448 532 544
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.84% +13.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £85,000 £82,500
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 London with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16601 22020 22675
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 50.00% 53.04% 54.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13839 18679 18652
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Back Office
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Back Office in London

Back Office
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Back Office in London

Back Office
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the London region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
City of London +6 115 £67,500 +3.84% 20
Canary Wharf -8 8 £58,750 +17.50%
Wimbledon - 7 £72,500 -
Docklands, London - 4 £42,500 -
Bromley - 2 £65,000 -
Paddington - 2 - -
West End of London +7 1 £42,250 -37.40% 1
Heathrow -5 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £70,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £50,000 -
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 592 (59.20%) Finance
2 337 (33.70%) Banking
3 311 (31.10%) SQL
4 220 (22.00%) SQL Server
5 213 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
6 196 (19.60%) Business Analysis
7 171 (17.10%) Java
8 166 (16.60%) Windows
8 166 (16.60%) Front Office
9 163 (16.30%) Microsoft
10 157 (15.70%) C#
11 136 (13.60%) JavaScript
11 136 (13.60%) .NET
12 125 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 118 (11.80%) Project Management
14 117 (11.70%) Linux
15 113 (11.30%) MS Excel
16 103 (10.30%) HTML
16 103 (10.30%) Marketing
17 102 (10.20%) XML
18 101 (10.10%) Degree
19 99 (9.90%) Fixed Income
20 96 (9.60%) Oracle
21 92 (9.20%) Computer Science
21 92 (9.20%) Windows Server
22 83 (8.30%) Investment Management
22 83 (8.30%) SDLC
23 80 (8.00%) Derivative
24 76 (7.60%) AngularJS
25 75 (7.50%) Scrum

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 26 (2.60%) MS Exchange
2 25 (2.50%) IIS
3 24 (2.40%) SharePoint
4 22 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
5 18 (1.80%) Skype for Business
6 15 (1.50%) WebSphere
7 9 (0.90%) CMS
7 9 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (0.80%) Apache
9 7 (0.70%) Confluence
9 7 (0.70%) MQSeries
10 6 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.50%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.40%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.20%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 113 (11.30%) MS Excel
2 43 (4.30%) MS Office
3 15 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.70%) MS Project
5 6 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.20%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 17 (1.70%) thinkFolio
2 11 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.90%) Markit EDM
4 8 (0.80%) SimCorp Dimension
5 7 (0.70%) NetSuite
6 6 (0.60%) Misys Opics
6 6 (0.60%) Softmar
7 5 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.40%) Salerio
9 3 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
9 3 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.30%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
10 2 (0.20%) Endur
10 2 (0.20%) EQXanite
10 2 (0.20%) Front Arena
10 2 (0.20%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 54 (5.40%) SaaS
2 18 (1.80%) Yammer
3 16 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.10%) Office 365
5 7 (0.70%) GitHub
5 7 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.40%) Google Play
6 4 (0.40%) iTunes
7 3 (0.30%) FinancialForce.com
7 3 (0.30%) IBM Blueworks
7 3 (0.30%) PaaS
8 2 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.20%) Force.com
8 2 (0.20%) G Suite
9 1 (0.10%) Boomi
9 1 (0.10%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.80%) Firewall
2 21 (2.10%) DNS
3 16 (1.60%) SSL
4 15 (1.50%) SAN
4 15 (1.50%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.40%) DHCP
6 11 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (1.10%) LAN
6 11 (1.10%) WAN
7 10 (1.00%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (0.70%) LDAP
9 5 (0.50%) FTP
9 5 (0.50%) Internet
9 5 (0.50%) Wireless
10 4 (0.40%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.40%) Unified Communications
10 4 (0.40%) VoIP
11 3 (0.30%) Intranet
11 3 (0.30%) PBX
11 3 (0.30%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (2.70%) MongoDB
6 25 (2.50%) Big Data
7 21 (2.10%) NoSQL
7 21 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (1.90%) MySQL
8 19 (1.90%) Relational Database
9 14 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (1.20%) Oracle Database
11 11 (1.10%) Hazelcast
12 9 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
12 9 (0.90%) Data Mart
13 8 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (0.60%) Hadoop
14 6 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (0.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (3.20%) Git (software)
2 26 (2.60%) TeamCity
3 25 (2.50%) JIRA
4 23 (2.30%) Selenium
5 20 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (1.90%) Maven
7 15 (1.50%) JUnit
7 15 (1.50%) Octopus Deploy
8 13 (1.30%) Cucumber
8 13 (1.30%) Visual Studio
9 12 (1.20%) SpecFlow
10 11 (1.10%) FitNesse
10 11 (1.10%) HP UFT
11 8 (0.80%) Jenkins
12 6 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (0.60%) PowerBuilder
13 5 (0.50%) Ant
13 5 (0.50%) NUnit
14 4 (0.40%) Mocha
15 3 (0.30%) JBehave
General
1 592 (59.20%) Finance
2 337 (33.70%) Banking
3 166 (16.60%) Front Office
4 103 (10.30%) Marketing
5 69 (6.90%) Legal
6 65 (6.50%) Investment Banking
7 48 (4.80%) Financial Institution
8 46 (4.60%) Retail
9 34 (3.40%) Corporate Banking
10 28 (2.80%) Games
11 24 (2.40%) Music Industry
12 23 (2.30%) Advertising
13 21 (2.10%) Private Banking
14 16 (1.60%) Law
15 11 (1.10%) Telecoms
16 5 (0.50%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.50%) Electronics
16 5 (0.50%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.40%) French Language
17 4 (0.40%) German Language
Job Titles
1 276 (27.60%) Developer
2 260 (26.00%) Analyst
3 172 (17.20%) Business Analyst
4 88 (8.80%) Architect
5 74 (7.40%) Java Developer
6 73 (7.30%) Applications Support
6 73 (7.30%) SQL Developer
7 67 (6.70%) C# Developer
7 67 (6.70%) Senior Developer
8 66 (6.60%) Project Manager
9 56 (5.60%) Banking Analyst
10 50 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
11 48 (4.80%) Support Analyst
12 47 (4.70%) IT Manager
13 46 (4.60%) .NET Developer
14 43 (4.30%) Finance Business Analyst
15 40 (4.00%) Consultant
16 38 (3.80%) Banking Business Analyst
16 38 (3.80%) SQL Server Developer
16 38 (3.80%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (13.60%) .NET
2 103 (10.30%) HTML
3 102 (10.20%) XML
4 76 (7.60%) AngularJS
5 66 (6.60%) CSS
6 57 (5.70%) FIX Protocol
7 49 (4.90%) Spring
8 38 (3.80%) WCF
9 36 (3.60%) WPF
10 34 (3.40%) ASP.NET
11 31 (3.10%) HTML5
11 31 (3.10%) J2EE
12 30 (3.00%) FpML
13 28 (2.80%) jQuery
14 26 (2.60%) Hibernate
15 25 (2.50%) JSON
16 24 (2.40%) JDBC
17 23 (2.30%) .NET Framework
18 22 (2.20%) JSP
19 21 (2.10%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 99 (9.90%) Fixed Income
2 92 (9.20%) Computer Science
3 80 (8.00%) Derivative
4 73 (7.30%) Equities
5 69 (6.90%) Hedge funds
6 57 (5.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 52 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
7 52 (5.20%) SWIFT
8 40 (4.00%) Fintech
9 27 (2.70%) User Experience
10 20 (2.00%) Clustering
10 20 (2.00%) PMI
11 19 (1.90%) Mobile App
12 16 (1.60%) Management Information System
13 14 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (1.40%) OTC Derivatives
14 13 (1.30%) Algorithms
14 13 (1.30%) Equity Derivative
15 12 (1.20%) EPoS
16 10 (1.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 166 (16.60%) Windows
2 117 (11.70%) Linux
3 92 (9.20%) Windows Server
4 69 (6.90%) Unix
5 31 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (1.90%) Apple iOS
8 15 (1.50%) Solaris
9 12 (1.20%) Windows 7
10 11 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (0.90%) Android
12 6 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.50%) CentOS
14 4 (0.40%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.30%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.30%) VMS
15 3 (0.30%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.20%) Debian
16 2 (0.20%) Windows 10
17 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (19.60%) Business Analysis
3 125 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 118 (11.80%) Project Management
5 83 (8.30%) Investment Management
5 83 (8.30%) SDLC
6 75 (7.50%) Scrum
7 72 (7.20%) Asset Management
8 62 (6.20%) User Acceptance Testing
9 60 (6.00%) MVC
10 58 (5.80%) CRM
11 55 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
11 55 (5.50%) Target Operating Model
12 54 (5.40%) PRINCE2
13 53 (5.30%) DevOps
13 53 (5.30%) Wealth Management
14 48 (4.80%) Presales
15 47 (4.70%) Web Development
16 46 (4.60%) OO
16 46 (4.60%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 311 (31.10%) SQL
2 171 (17.10%) Java
3 157 (15.70%) C#
4 136 (13.60%) JavaScript
5 57 (5.70%) PowerShell
6 42 (4.20%) T-SQL
7 38 (3.80%) Python
8 27 (2.70%) Perl
9 26 (2.60%) Shell Script
10 23 (2.30%) C++
11 22 (2.20%) PL/SQL
12 17 (1.70%) C
13 15 (1.50%) VBA
14 14 (1.40%) Bash Shell
14 14 (1.40%) PHP
15 8 (0.80%) Scala
16 5 (0.50%) Ruby
16 5 (0.50%) XPath
17 4 (0.40%) PHP 5
17 4 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 101 (10.10%) Degree
2 26 (2.60%) PMI Certification
3 16 (1.60%) PhD
3 16 (1.60%) Postgraduate
4 10 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (0.80%) CCNA
5 8 (0.80%) Security Cleared
6 7 (0.70%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.60%) PMP
8 5 (0.50%) CFA
8 5 (0.50%) ISEB
8 5 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.30%) ACCA
9 3 (0.30%) CIMA
9 3 (0.30%) MCSD
10 2 (0.20%) CISSP
10 2 (0.20%) MBA
10 2 (0.20%) MCSE
10 2 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (6.40%) MiFID
2 57 (5.70%) QA
3 26 (2.60%) EMIR
4 14 (1.40%) SLA
5 10 (1.00%) Dodd-Frank
6 9 (0.90%) PMO
7 6 (0.60%) FATCA
8 4 (0.40%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.20%) SEPA
11 1 (0.10%) IFRS
11 1 (0.10%) IFRS 9
11 1 (0.10%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 63 (6.30%) Active Directory
2 38 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.80%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.80%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (0.80%) Terminal Services
4 8 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
4 8 (0.80%) XenApp
5 6 (0.60%) NFS
5 6 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.40%) Docker
7 4 (0.40%) vSphere
8 2 (0.20%) Gluster
8 2 (0.20%) iptables
8 2 (0.20%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.20%) KVM
8 2 (0.20%) Samba
8 2 (0.20%) Xen
9 1 (0.10%) LXC
9 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 22 (2.20%) SCOM
2 20 (2.00%) SCCM
3 19 (1.90%) Ansible
4 11 (1.10%) Puppet
5 10 (1.00%) WSUS
6 9 (0.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 8 (0.80%) MOM
7 8 (0.80%) Nagios
8 6 (0.60%) Control-M
9 5 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.20%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.20%) Kibana
11 2 (0.20%) logstash
11 2 (0.20%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.20%) StatsD
11 2 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.20%) WMI
Vendors
1 163 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 96 (9.60%) Oracle
3 52 (5.20%) VMware
4 46 (4.60%) Bloomberg
5 26 (2.60%) Actimize
6 23 (2.30%) IBM
7 22 (2.20%) Charles River
7 22 (2.20%) Citrix
8 21 (2.10%) Sybase
9 18 (1.80%) Cisco
10 17 (1.70%) SAP
11 16 (1.60%) Red Hat
12 13 (1.30%) F5
12 13 (1.30%) HP
13 12 (1.20%) Google
14 11 (1.10%) Murex
14 11 (1.10%) Sun
15 9 (0.90%) Cognizant
15 9 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
15 9 (0.90%) TIBCO
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