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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 65 45 68
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +23
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 11 37 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.53% 4.48% 0.15%
As % of the General category 4.12% 10.03% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 37 1
Median salary £33,750 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.94% +46.15%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Back Office
South Wales

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
267 369 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 37.24% 44.73% 36.92%
Number of salaries quoted 230 327 211
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £49,250 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 9 (64.29%) Cisco
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) SLA
2 8 (57.14%) Logistics
3 7 (50.00%) Resource Management
4 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 5 (35.71%) CCNA
5 5 (35.71%) Citrix
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (35.71%) Internet
5 5 (35.71%) Service Management
5 5 (35.71%) Firewall
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
6 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (28.57%) EMC
6 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
6 4 (28.57%) Symantec
6 4 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 3 (21.43%) MS Office
7 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
7 3 (21.43%) Email Management
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
8 2 (14.29%) Spring

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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) Internet
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) 1st Line Support
1 6 (42.86%) IT Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior IT Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) 1st Line Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support
5 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Technical Support
5 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) J2EE
1 2 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Logistics
2 7 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CCNA
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
1 4 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) EMC
3 4 (28.57%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) HP