The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 58 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.18% 0.61% -
As % of the General category 0.45% 1.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £46,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+67.27% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

General Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
224 294 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 40.88% 44.48% 44.76%
Number of salaries quoted 205 227 257
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £29,000 £29,129
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Back Office
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Cardiff

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 3 (42.86%) SLA
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
1 3 (42.86%) Logistics
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) Email Management
2 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
3 1 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Email Management
1 3 (42.86%) Logistics
2 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
1 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) EMC
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec
1 2 (28.57%) VMware