Period
to 16 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 237 224
Rank change year-on-year +57 -13 +26
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 45 30 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.82% 0.46% 0.74%
As % of the General category 2.38% 1.41% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 38 25 49
West Yorkshire median annual salary £39,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.00% +42.86% -7.89%
10th Percentile £26,500 £21,550 £19,250
90th Percentile £57,125 £65,000 £78,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% - -3.85%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,894 2,126 2,783
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 34.71% 32.29% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,525 1,726 2,325
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,100 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £75,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in West Yorkshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Back Office in West Yorkshire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Back Office in West Yorkshire

Back Office
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Leeds +40 40 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Bradford +20 1 £52,500 +16.67%
Wakefield -8 1 £28,000 -46.67% 1
Pudsey - 1 - -
Back Office
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 17 (37.78%) Windows
3 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 15 (33.33%) Retail
4 14 (31.11%) Process Management
5 10 (22.22%) .NET
5 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (22.22%) Decision-Making
6 9 (20.00%) SQL
6 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
7 8 (17.78%) DHCP
7 8 (17.78%) DNS
7 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
7 8 (17.78%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
8 7 (15.56%) Configuration Management
8 7 (15.56%) Project Management
9 6 (13.33%) C#
9 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
9 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 6 (13.33%) Samsung
10 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
10 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (11.11%) People Management
10 5 (11.11%) DevOps
10 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
10 5 (11.11%) Process Improvement
10 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) CloudStack
2 4 (8.89%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) DHCP
1 8 (17.78%) DNS
2 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.67%) LAN
3 3 (6.67%) SAN
3 3 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (2.22%) ATM
4 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) Selenium
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 15 (33.33%) Retail
3 5 (11.11%) Advertising
4 4 (8.89%) Legal
5 1 (2.22%) Automotive
5 1 (2.22%) Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Law
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Analyst
2 5 (11.11%) Operations Manager
2 5 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Platform Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Project Manager
3 4 (8.89%) Service Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Service Desk Support
3 4 (8.89%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Administrator
4 3 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Azure Software Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Administrator
4 3 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Service Desk Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
3 4 (8.89%) CSS
3 4 (8.89%) HTML
4 3 (6.67%) .NET Core
4 3 (6.67%) Angular 2
4 3 (6.67%) Vue.js
5 2 (4.44%) jQuery
6 1 (2.22%) ADO.NET
6 1 (2.22%) Ajax
6 1 (2.22%) LAMP
6 1 (2.22%) LINQ
6 1 (2.22%) Node.js
6 1 (2.22%) React
6 1 (2.22%) WinForms
6 1 (2.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) CCTV
3 3 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.44%) Contactless
4 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) IVR
5 1 (2.22%) NHS
5 1 (2.22%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) Linux
4 2 (4.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Process Management
2 10 (22.22%) Decision-Making
3 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.78%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (15.56%) Configuration Management
5 7 (15.56%) Project Management
6 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.11%) DevOps
6 5 (11.11%) People Management
6 5 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (8.89%) Deployment Automation
7 4 (8.89%) DSDM
7 4 (8.89%) OOP
7 4 (8.89%) RUP
7 4 (8.89%) Scrum
7 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.89%) TDD
7 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
3 6 (13.33%) C#
3 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) Python
5 4 (8.89%) Ruby
6 1 (2.22%) Java
6 1 (2.22%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
1 1 (2.22%) ISEB
1 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.22%) GDPR
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.22%) PMO
2 1 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) vSphere
2 4 (8.89%) Xen
2 4 (8.89%) XenServer
3 3 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (6.67%) XenApp
3 3 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Ansible
1 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.89%) Puppet
1 4 (8.89%) SCCM
2 3 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Samsung
3 5 (11.11%) VMware
4 4 (8.89%) Google
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle
5 3 (6.67%) Citrix
5 3 (6.67%) Hitachi
5 3 (6.67%) NetApp
5 3 (6.67%) RightFax
5 3 (6.67%) Symantec
6 1 (2.22%) BT
6 1 (2.22%) Twitter
6 1 (2.22%) Xerox