Period
to 17 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 49 36
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13 -
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 0.82% 0.35% 0.62%
As % of the General category 1.68% 1.02% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Preston median annual salary £40,000 £26,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.94% -47.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £24,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £28,250 £55,000
Lancashire median annual salary £40,000 £26,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +50.94% -44.21% +41.79%

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 Preston with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Preston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 119 98 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 48.77% 34.75% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 92 80 49
Preston median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -2.99% -10.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,700 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £43,750 £53,750
Lancashire median annual salary £40,000 £34,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year +15.94% -12.10% +6.08%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

Job postings citing Back Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Preston.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Preston

Back Office
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Preston

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Preston region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Capita
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Proactive Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Proactive Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Capita
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft