Period
to 19 August 2018

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 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
England > North East
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 103 107
Rank change year-on-year -16 +4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 8 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.52% 0.26% 1.06%
As % of the General category 1.38% 0.72% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 25
North East median annual salary £32,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +5.26% -50.00%
10th Percentile £19,900 £42,000 £16,250
90th Percentile £33,750 £63,600 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 North East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 580 414 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 37.35% 36.16% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 472 342 395
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -16.67%
10th Percentile £20,513 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Back Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

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
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 6 months to 19 August 2018. 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
Tyne and Wear -22 7 £32,500 -44.44% 1
Back Office
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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 North East region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Management
2 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Improvement
2 5 (62.50%) Business Transformation
2 5 (62.50%) Line Management
2 5 (62.50%) User Experience
2 5 (62.50%) Skype
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Business Development
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence

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:

Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Skype
General
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Help Desk Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Service Desk Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Service Manager
2 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Business Transformation
2 5 (62.50%) Line Management
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Improvement
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Development
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory