Back Office Jobs in the UK excluding London

Back Office
UK > UK excluding London

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 18 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
18 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 544 509 558
Rank change year-on-year -35 +49 -90
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 203 263 310
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.29% 0.42% 0.44%
As % of the General category 0.51% 0.60% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 172 162 180
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,000 £25,675
25th Percentile £27,000 £36,000 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £47,875 £43,375
Median % change year-on-year -16.45% +10.37% +2.06%
75th Percentile £55,063 £63,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £68,625 £87,500 £72,750
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £66,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +1.50% -1.48%

All General Skills
UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 40,015 43,673 41,696
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 57.68% 69.44% 59.17%
Number of salaries quoted 26,428 19,602 24,176
10th Percentile £26,000 £28,750 £28,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £75,772 £82,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in the UK excluding London

Back Office
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Back Office in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Back Office in the UK excluding London

Back Office
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Back Office in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 18 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Back Office in the UK excluding London

Back Office
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 18 April 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
South East +49 71 £36,000 -42.40% 21
East of England +53 40 £47,500 -1.55% 10
North of England -1 40 £51,150 +18.95% 19
Midlands +21 38 £28,000 -41.05% 19
West Midlands +62 30 £25,000 -37.50% 9
North West +10 29 £51,150 +58.60% 14
Scotland -71 12 £25,901 -71.22% 7
Yorkshire +24 10 £40,000 -30.43% 3
East Midlands -24 8 £36,383 -25.37% 10
South West -44 3 £62,500 +35.14% 11
North East -7 1 £97,500 +114.88% 2
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London 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 13 (6.40%) Microsoft Exchange
2 4 (1.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (1.97%) CMS
2 4 (1.97%) Umbraco
3 2 (0.99%) Apache
3 2 (0.99%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.99%) IIS
3 2 (0.99%) WordPress
4 1 (0.49%) Kentico
4 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 49 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (14.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.49%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 11 (5.42%) Endur
2 6 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.48%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.99%) Magento
4 2 (0.99%) nopCommerce
4 2 (0.99%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.99%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 30 (14.78%) Power Platform
2 25 (12.32%) Azure
3 12 (5.91%) AWS
3 12 (5.91%) Microsoft 365
4 11 (5.42%) Mimecast
5 10 (4.93%) Dynamics 365
6 9 (4.43%) Azure DevOps
7 3 (1.48%) Google Sheets
8 2 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.99%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.99%) GCP
8 2 (0.99%) SaaS
8 2 (0.99%) Serverless
9 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.49%) Amazon EKS
9 1 (0.49%) ChatGPT
9 1 (0.49%) GitHub
9 1 (0.49%) Google Workspace
9 1 (0.49%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.39%) Firewall
2 14 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (5.91%) VPN
4 11 (5.42%) VoIP
5 10 (4.93%) Wireless
6 8 (3.94%) LAN
7 3 (1.48%) Bluetooth
7 3 (1.48%) GPRS
7 3 (1.48%) Internet
7 3 (1.48%) Network Security
8 2 (0.99%) WAN
9 1 (0.49%) DHCP
9 1 (0.49%) DNS
9 1 (0.49%) Intranet
9 1 (0.49%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.49%) SAN
9 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 26 (12.81%) Power BI
3 11 (5.42%) MS Access
3 11 (5.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (5.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (5.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.45%) MySQL
4 7 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.96%) Data Lake
6 4 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.48%) Geospatial Data
7 3 (1.48%) GIS
7 3 (1.48%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.99%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.99%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 14 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.93%) Git
2 10 (4.93%) JIRA
3 1 (0.49%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.49%) Vite
General
1 96 (47.29%) Social Skills
2 69 (33.99%) Finance
3 33 (16.26%) Retail
4 25 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (10.84%) Local Government
6 21 (10.34%) Organisational Skills
7 11 (5.42%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 11 (5.42%) Law
8 10 (4.93%) Telecoms
9 8 (3.94%) Presentation Skills
10 7 (3.45%) Billing
10 7 (3.45%) Police
11 6 (2.96%) Manufacturing
12 5 (2.46%) Public Sector
13 4 (1.97%) Documentation Skills
13 4 (1.97%) Marketing
14 3 (1.48%) Banking
14 3 (1.48%) Front Office
14 3 (1.48%) Legal
15 2 (0.99%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 46 (22.66%) Developer
2 29 (14.29%) Analyst
3 19 (9.36%) SQL Developer
4 17 (8.37%) Senior
5 15 (7.39%) Support Engineer
6 14 (6.90%) IT Engineer
7 12 (5.91%) Commercial Analyst
7 12 (5.91%) IT Support
7 12 (5.91%) Project Manager
8 11 (5.42%) Consultant
8 11 (5.42%) Endur Consultant
8 11 (5.42%) ETRM Consultant
8 11 (5.42%) IT Support Engineer
8 11 (5.42%) Junior
8 11 (5.42%) Junior Developer
8 11 (5.42%) Junior SQL Developer
8 11 (5.42%) Lead
8 11 (5.42%) OpenLink Consultant
8 11 (5.42%) Software Developer
9 10 (4.93%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (15.76%) .NET
2 19 (9.36%) CSS
3 18 (8.87%) Web Services
4 15 (7.39%) .NET Framework
5 14 (6.90%) HTML
6 13 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (4.43%) .NET Core
8 6 (2.96%) ASP.NET
9 5 (2.46%) AngularJS
10 4 (1.97%) Entity Framework
11 3 (1.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (1.48%) SignalR
12 2 (0.99%) Laravel
12 2 (0.99%) Node.js
12 2 (0.99%) Pandas
12 2 (0.99%) PrimeNG
12 2 (0.99%) React
12 2 (0.99%) REST
12 2 (0.99%) RESTful
12 2 (0.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.91%) Smartcard
2 8 (3.94%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.45%) Blog
3 7 (3.45%) Onboarding
4 6 (2.96%) IoT
5 5 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.46%) Legacy Systems
5 5 (2.46%) Product Ownership
5 5 (2.46%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.97%) Replication
7 3 (1.48%) Blockchain
7 3 (1.48%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.48%) EPoS
7 3 (1.48%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.99%) CCTV
8 2 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.49%) Derivative
9 1 (0.49%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.49%) NHS
9 1 (0.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 36 (17.73%) Windows
2 29 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 15 (7.39%) Windows 7
3 15 (7.39%) Windows Server
4 12 (5.91%) Windows Server 2016
4 12 (5.91%) Windows Server 2019
5 4 (1.97%) Android
6 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.49%) CentOS
6 1 (0.49%) Debian
6 1 (0.49%) Linux
6 1 (0.49%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.49%) Scientific Linux
6 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.49%) Unix
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (33.00%) Problem-Solving
2 46 (22.66%) Customer Service
3 32 (15.76%) Agile
3 32 (15.76%) CRM
4 27 (13.30%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (12.32%) Data Analysis
6 24 (11.82%) ERP
7 23 (11.33%) Project Management
8 18 (8.87%) Mathematics
9 17 (8.37%) Project Delivery
10 16 (7.88%) Risk Management
11 15 (7.39%) Asset Management
11 15 (7.39%) DevOps
11 15 (7.39%) Use Case
11 15 (7.39%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (6.90%) Line Management
13 13 (6.40%) E-Commerce
13 13 (6.40%) Roadmaps
14 12 (5.91%) Information Security
14 12 (5.91%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (24.14%) SQL
2 37 (18.23%) C#
3 15 (7.39%) JavaScript
4 14 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.46%) Java
6 4 (1.97%) Kotlin
6 4 (1.97%) Python
6 4 (1.97%) TypeScript
6 4 (1.97%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.99%) PHP
7 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.49%) Swift
8 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (16.75%) Degree
2 15 (7.39%) DV Cleared
2 15 (7.39%) SC Cleared
2 15 (7.39%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.94%) PMI Certification
3 8 (3.94%) PMP
4 7 (3.45%) DBS Check
5 5 (2.46%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.99%) ACCA
6 2 (0.99%) CIMA
6 2 (0.99%) CISSP
6 2 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.49%) CCNA
7 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.49%) CISM
7 1 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.37%) QA
2 15 (7.39%) SLA
3 11 (5.42%) Data Quality
4 9 (4.43%) PMO
5 2 (0.99%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.49%) GDPR
6 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (7.88%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.39%) KVM
3 12 (5.91%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.97%) Docker
4 4 (1.97%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (1.97%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.48%) SCCM
2 3 (1.48%) SCOM
3 1 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 80 (39.41%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.91%) Sophos
3 11 (5.42%) Apple
3 11 (5.42%) Barracuda Networks
3 11 (5.42%) ConnectWise
3 11 (5.42%) OpenLink
3 11 (5.42%) SAP
4 6 (2.96%) Cisco
5 5 (2.46%) Genesys
5 5 (2.46%) Salesforce
5 5 (2.46%) YouTube
6 4 (1.97%) Google
7 3 (1.48%) SolarWinds
7 3 (1.48%) VMware
7 3 (1.48%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.99%) Adobe
8 2 (0.99%) Oracle
8 2 (0.99%) Veeam
8 2 (0.99%) WooCommerce
9 1 (0.49%) New Relic