Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Back Office
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 237 241
Rank change year-on-year +46 +4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 38 23 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.74% 0.34% 0.51%
As % of the General category 2.28% 1.01% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 30
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,500 £31,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.60% -26.47% +8.97%
10th Percentile £26,250 £17,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £48,288 £57,875 £82,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £32,217 £35,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year -7.95% -9.68% -4.91%

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 1,666 2,280 2,706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 32.45% 33.61% 35.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,319 1,812 2,241
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £75,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,250 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.98% +1.20% +3.75%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +50 27 £35,500 -18.86% 5
Bradford +20 4 £27,500 -8.33%
Wakefield - 3 £38,000 - 1
Halifax - 2 £73,750 -
Pudsey - 1 - -
Back Office
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 17 (44.74%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 11 (28.95%) Finance
3 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
4 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (21.05%) VMware
5 8 (21.05%) DNS
5 8 (21.05%) DHCP
5 8 (21.05%) ITIL
5 8 (21.05%) SQL
5 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
6 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
6 7 (18.42%) Retail
7 6 (15.79%) Process Management
7 6 (15.79%) Citrix
8 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (13.16%) Advertising
8 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (13.16%) CCTV
8 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
8 5 (13.16%) Analytical Mindset
8 5 (13.16%) Tableau
9 4 (10.53%) High Availability
9 4 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (10.53%) Legal
9 4 (10.53%) C#
9 4 (10.53%) SAN
9 4 (10.53%) Project Management

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 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.26%) CMS
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.63%) Kentico
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Infor LN
1 2 (5.26%) NetSuite
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) DHCP
1 8 (21.05%) DNS
2 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.53%) SAN
4 3 (7.89%) LAN
4 3 (7.89%) WAN
5 2 (5.26%) Converged Networks
5 2 (5.26%) FTP
5 2 (5.26%) HTTP
5 2 (5.26%) Network Security
5 2 (5.26%) SMTP
5 2 (5.26%) VoIP
6 1 (2.63%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.63%) Selenium
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Retail
3 5 (13.16%) Advertising
4 4 (10.53%) Legal
5 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Service Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Service Desk Support
3 4 (10.53%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) IT Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) .NET
1 3 (7.89%) CSS
1 3 (7.89%) HTML
1 3 (7.89%) REST
2 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.26%) EDI
2 2 (5.26%) Node.js
2 2 (5.26%) SOAP
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
2 2 (5.26%) XML
2 2 (5.26%) XSLT
3 1 (2.63%) HTML5
3 1 (2.63%) jQuery
3 1 (2.63%) Kendo UI
3 1 (2.63%) PhoneGap
3 1 (2.63%) React
3 1 (2.63%) Sass
3 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Analytical Mindset
2 5 (13.16%) CCTV
3 3 (7.89%) Fat Client
3 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.89%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (7.89%) Thin Client
4 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.26%) Contactless
4 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.63%) IVR
5 1 (2.63%) NHS
5 1 (2.63%) Replication
5 1 (2.63%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Android
4 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.63%) Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (21.05%) ITIL
3 6 (15.79%) Process Management
4 4 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (10.53%) High Availability
4 4 (10.53%) Project Management
5 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.89%) Change Control
5 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.89%) Decision-Making
5 3 (7.89%) ERP
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (7.89%) Practice Management
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (5.26%) Availability Management
6 2 (5.26%) Customer Acquisition
6 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (5.26%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) C#
3 3 (7.89%) Java
3 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.26%) ActionScript
4 2 (5.26%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.26%) XPath
5 1 (2.63%) Apex Code
5 1 (2.63%) C
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) GDPR
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) PMO
2 1 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (7.89%) XenApp
2 3 (7.89%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) VMware
3 6 (15.79%) Citrix
4 5 (13.16%) Tableau
5 3 (7.89%) Hitachi
5 3 (7.89%) NetApp
6 2 (5.26%) Infor
6 2 (5.26%) JD Edwards
6 2 (5.26%) RightFax
6 2 (5.26%) Sage
6 2 (5.26%) SAP
6 2 (5.26%) Symantec
7 1 (2.63%) BT
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco
7 1 (2.63%) Magma
7 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.63%) Software AG
7 1 (2.63%) webMethods