Period
to 19 April 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 19 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 165 200 246
Rank change year-on-year +35 +46 +8
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 26 22 21
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.70% 0.46% 0.34%
As % of the General category 2.23% 1.36% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 14
10th Percentile £29,500 £34,250 £32,375
25th Percentile £36,250 £45,000 £36,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £52,500 £43,250
Median % change year-on-year -23.81% +21.39% -17.62%
75th Percentile £45,125 £61,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £80,531 £54,950
North West median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +13.64% +3.53%

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,166 1,613 2,384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 31.20% 33.92% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 907 1,156 1,896
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,946 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,188 £36,250 £35,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Manchester

Back Office
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Back Office in Manchester.

Salary trend for Back Office in Manchester

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Back Office in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Back Office in Manchester

Back Office
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 April 2021. 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
Stockport - 3 £45,000 -
Salford +19 1 £40,000 -23.81%
Altrincham -1 1 - -
Back Office
North West

For the 6 months to 19 April 2021, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 9 (34.62%) SQL
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
1 9 (34.62%) DNS
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 7 (26.92%) Data Security
3 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
3 7 (26.92%) Replication
3 7 (26.92%) Intel
3 7 (26.92%) DHCP
3 7 (26.92%) ITIL
3 7 (26.92%) Client/Server
3 7 (26.92%) WSUS
3 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
3 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
3 7 (26.92%) Network Security
3 7 (26.92%) Network Management
3 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (26.92%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (26.92%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (26.92%) Email Filtering
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) React
5 4 (15.38%) CSS
5 4 (15.38%) MySQL
5 4 (15.38%) HTML
5 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 4 (15.38%) DevOps

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) SaaS
2 2 (7.69%) AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (3.85%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) DNS
2 7 (26.92%) DHCP
2 7 (26.92%) Network Security
3 1 (3.85%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Redis
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) gulp
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Postman
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.85%) Automotive
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Administrator
2 4 (15.38%) IT Support
2 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Digital Transformation
3 3 (11.54%) Digital Transformation Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (11.54%) React Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Transformation Manager
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technician
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior React Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Support Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) CSS
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
1 4 (15.38%) React
2 3 (11.54%) Node.js
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.69%) Laravel
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Core
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.85%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (3.85%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.85%) JSON
4 1 (3.85%) React Native
4 1 (3.85%) Sass
4 1 (3.85%) Symfony
4 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.85%) Vue.js
4 1 (3.85%) WinForms
4 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Client/Server
1 7 (26.92%) Replication
2 4 (15.38%) Organisational Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) VMS
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 7 (26.92%) Data Security
2 7 (26.92%) Email Filtering
2 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (26.92%) Network Management
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) DevOps
4 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (11.54%) Co-Creation
5 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
5 3 (11.54%) Human-Centred Design
5 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Coaching
6 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
6 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.85%) Microservices
7 1 (3.85%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) C
3 2 (7.69%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) PHP
3 2 (7.69%) TypeScript
4 1 (3.85%) PHP 7
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) BPSS Clearance
1 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) WSUS
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
2 1 (3.85%) Prometheus
2 1 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Intel
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) Splunk
3 1 (3.85%) Zend