Back Office Jobs in the Midlands

Back Office
England > Midlands

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 29 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
29 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 257 298 277
Rank change year-on-year +41 -21 -51
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 30 30 73
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.33% 0.29% 0.67%
As % of the General category 0.56% 0.40% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 42
10th Percentile - £31,250 £21,250
25th Percentile £25,000 £33,000 £33,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £26,500 £47,500 £43,750
Median % change year-on-year -44.21% +8.57% +16.67%
75th Percentile £43,425 £59,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £59,450 £63,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £70,705 £66,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year +6.72% -5.36% +7.69%

All General Skills
Midlands

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 the Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5,340 7,465 6,498
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 59.06% 72.64% 59.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4,116 3,389 4,120
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £52,500 £49,250
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% +6.60% +9.44%
75th Percentile £61,123 £66,004 £62,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in the Midlands

Back Office
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Back Office in the Midlands

Back Office
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Back Office in the Midlands over the 6 months to 29 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Back Office in the Midlands

Back Office
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 29 February 2024. 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
Jobs
West Midlands +72 27 £25,000 -37.50% 11
East Midlands -9 3 £57,500 +15.00% 6
Back Office
England

Back Office
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) JBoss
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Power Platform
2 3 (10.00%) AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Azure
3 2 (6.67%) GCP
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
1 2 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) AMQP
2 1 (3.33%) DHCP
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) Power BI
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.33%) TestRail
General
1 23 (76.67%) Finance
2 20 (66.67%) Social Skills
3 12 (40.00%) Local Government
4 5 (16.67%) Retail
5 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.33%) Banking
6 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.33%) Front Office
6 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Analyst
2 12 (40.00%) Commercial Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Product Owner
4 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.33%) IT Graduate
5 1 (3.33%) IT Support
5 1 (3.33%) IT Support Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Product Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Software Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Support Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
2 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) HTML5
2 1 (3.33%) JMS
2 1 (3.33%) JPA
2 1 (3.33%) RESTful
2 1 (3.33%) Spring
2 1 (3.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (3.33%) Spring Web Flow
2 1 (3.33%) XHTML
2 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Smartcard
2 5 (16.67%) Product Ownership
3 1 (3.33%) Blockchain
3 1 (3.33%) Derivative
3 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.33%) IoT
3 1 (3.33%) Legacy Systems
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) RIA
3 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) Debian
3 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Scientific Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) Data Analysis
1 13 (43.33%) Mathematics
2 12 (40.00%) Economics
2 12 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (26.67%) Agile
3 8 (26.67%) Customer Service
4 7 (23.33%) Roadmaps
5 6 (20.00%) Product Vision
5 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Backlog Prioritisation
6 5 (16.67%) Commercial Awareness
6 5 (16.67%) Contact Management
6 5 (16.67%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 5 (16.67%) Customer-Centricity
6 5 (16.67%) Objectives and Key Results
6 5 (16.67%) Project Delivery
6 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.67%) Strategic Roadmap
7 3 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Python
1 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) APMP
3 1 (3.33%) CBAP
3 1 (3.33%) CISM
3 1 (3.33%) CISSP
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.33%) IIBA
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.33%) PMO
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Genesys
2 5 (16.67%) YouTube
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) New Relic
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Sophos
4 1 (3.33%) VMware