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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 48 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 36 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.25% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the General category 9.52% 0.42% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
378 236 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 44.63% 36.31% 30.82%
Number of salaries quoted 335 210 145
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,810 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office.

1 44 (62.86%) Finance
2 37 (52.86%) Microsoft
3 31 (44.29%) MS Excel
3 31 (44.29%) Internet
4 26 (37.14%) Business Transformation
5 23 (32.86%) Banking
6 22 (31.43%) Degree
7 21 (30.00%) Computer Science
7 21 (30.00%) Telecoms
8 20 (28.57%) Project Management
9 19 (27.14%) Cisco
9 19 (27.14%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (27.14%) CCNA
10 18 (25.71%) PRINCE2
10 18 (25.71%) Target Operating Model
11 17 (24.29%) PRINCE
12 16 (22.86%) 802.11
12 16 (22.86%) OSPF
12 16 (22.86%) BGP
12 16 (22.86%) VRRP
12 16 (22.86%) Linux
12 16 (22.86%) PHP
12 16 (22.86%) C#
12 16 (22.86%) DHCP
12 16 (22.86%) Ethernet
12 16 (22.86%) SNMP
12 16 (22.86%) Broadband
12 16 (22.86%) MS PowerPoint
12 16 (22.86%) GPON
12 16 (22.86%) APMP

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (44.29%) MS Excel
2 16 (22.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (17.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 31 (44.29%) Internet
2 16 (22.86%) 802.11
2 16 (22.86%) OSPF
2 16 (22.86%) BGP
2 16 (22.86%) VRRP
2 16 (22.86%) Broadband
2 16 (22.86%) DHCP
2 16 (22.86%) Ethernet
2 16 (22.86%) SNMP
2 16 (22.86%) GPON
3 1 (1.43%) SAN
3 1 (1.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 5 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Eclipse
1 11 (15.71%) NetBeans
1 11 (15.71%) Maven
1 11 (15.71%) Hudson
1 11 (15.71%) Jenkins
General
1 44 (62.86%) Finance
2 23 (32.86%) Banking
3 21 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.14%) Legal
4 5 (7.14%) Retail
5 4 (5.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (22.86%) Project Manager
1 16 (22.86%) NOC Engineer
1 16 (22.86%) Senior NOC Engineer
2 12 (17.14%) Principal Engineer
3 11 (15.71%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.71%) Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Programme Manager
5 6 (8.57%) Senior Manager
5 6 (8.57%) Release Manager
6 5 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.14%) Architect
6 5 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
6 5 (7.14%) Applications Architect
6 5 (7.14%) Designer
7 4 (5.71%) Project Director
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Configuration Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Programme Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.86%) 802.1X
2 11 (15.71%) Java EE
2 11 (15.71%) REST
2 11 (15.71%) SOAP
2 11 (15.71%) Web Services
3 6 (8.57%) Spring
4 5 (7.14%) XML
4 5 (7.14%) HTML
4 5 (7.14%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.86%) Linux
2 3 (4.29%) Windows
3 2 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.14%) Business Transformation
2 20 (28.57%) Project Management
3 18 (25.71%) PRINCE2
3 18 (25.71%) Target Operating Model
4 17 (24.29%) PRINCE
5 14 (20.00%) Migration
5 14 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (15.71%) BDD
7 11 (15.71%) TDD
7 11 (15.71%) OO
8 10 (14.29%) SDLC
9 8 (11.43%) Software Delivery
9 8 (11.43%) Data Security
10 6 (8.57%) Validation
10 6 (8.57%) OOD
10 6 (8.57%) Mobile Development
10 6 (8.57%) Release Management
11 5 (7.14%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.86%) C#
1 16 (22.86%) PHP
2 12 (17.14%) SQL
3 11 (15.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (31.43%) Degree
2 19 (27.14%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (27.14%) CCNA
3 16 (22.86%) APMP
4 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.86%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (2.86%) ISEB
4 2 (2.86%) MCSE
4 2 (2.86%) CCNP
5 1 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) SCCM
1 1 (1.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (52.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (27.14%) Cisco
3 11 (15.71%) Oracle
4 5 (7.14%) Unisys
5 4 (5.71%) Citrix
6 3 (4.29%) VMware
7 2 (2.86%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.43%) HP
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