The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
South West / Somerset
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 74 64
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.31% 0.20%
As % of the General category - 0.93% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £42,710 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 136 215 169
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 21.45% 33.59% 33.53%
Number of salaries quoted 86 173 140
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

Back Office
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Back Office in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) SLA

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Operations Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA