The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
England / North East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 71 85
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 3 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.53% 1.62% 0.39%
As % of the General category 1.46% 5.53% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 1
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 the North East with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 205 235 208
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 36.35% 29.27% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 172 198 176
Median salary £37,062 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.89% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Back Office
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Back Office in the North East

Back Office
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in the North East over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Back Office in the North East

Back Office
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Tyne and Wear +18 2 £58,500 +23.15%
Durham -7 1 £40,000 +42.85%
Back Office
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) EAI
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ERP Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Performance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (20.00%) EAI
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware