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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 45 65 56
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 38 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.64% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the General category 10.58% 0.78% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 37 2 1
Average salary £47,500 £31,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.00% -19.87%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
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
359 258 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 43.83% 38.00% 30.48%
Number of salaries quoted 304 219 127
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 July 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 37 (61.67%) Finance
2 34 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 28 (46.67%) Internet
4 26 (43.33%) MS Excel
5 23 (38.33%) Business Transformation
6 20 (33.33%) Project Management
7 18 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (30.00%) CCNA
7 18 (30.00%) Cisco
7 18 (30.00%) Banking
8 16 (26.67%) Target Operating Model
9 15 (25.00%) Degree
9 15 (25.00%) PRINCE2
10 14 (23.33%) PRINCE
10 14 (23.33%) Computer Science
10 14 (23.33%) Telecoms
11 13 (21.67%) APMP
12 12 (20.00%) GPON
12 12 (20.00%) Migration
12 12 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
12 12 (20.00%) 802.11
12 12 (20.00%) OSPF
12 12 (20.00%) BGP
12 12 (20.00%) VRRP
12 12 (20.00%) Linux
12 12 (20.00%) PHP
12 12 (20.00%) C#
12 12 (20.00%) Broadband
12 12 (20.00%) DHCP

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2000
2 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (43.33%) MS Excel
2 12 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 28 (46.67%) Internet
2 12 (20.00%) GPON
2 12 (20.00%) 802.11
2 12 (20.00%) OSPF
2 12 (20.00%) BGP
2 12 (20.00%) VRRP
2 12 (20.00%) Broadband
2 12 (20.00%) DHCP
2 12 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 12 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (1.67%) SAN
3 1 (1.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (10.00%) Hudson
1 6 (10.00%) Maven
1 6 (10.00%) NetBeans
General
1 37 (61.67%) Finance
2 18 (30.00%) Banking
3 14 (23.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.67%) Legal
5 3 (5.00%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Project Manager
2 12 (20.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
2 12 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) Principal Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Programme Manager
5 6 (10.00%) Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Applications Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Release Manager
6 5 (8.33%) Designer
6 5 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Manager
6 5 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
6 5 (8.33%) Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Project Director
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) 802.1X
2 6 (10.00%) SOAP
2 6 (10.00%) Web Services
2 6 (10.00%) REST
2 6 (10.00%) Java EE
3 4 (6.67%) Spring
4 2 (3.33%) XML
4 2 (3.33%) Servlets
4 2 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.00%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) Windows
3 5 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) Business Transformation
2 20 (33.33%) Project Management
3 16 (26.67%) Target Operating Model
4 15 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 14 (23.33%) PRINCE
6 12 (20.00%) Migration
6 12 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (18.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (15.00%) SDLC
9 7 (11.67%) Data Security
9 7 (11.67%) Software Delivery
10 6 (10.00%) OO
10 6 (10.00%) BDD
10 6 (10.00%) TDD
11 5 (8.33%) TOGAF
11 5 (8.33%) Release Management
11 5 (8.33%) B2B
11 5 (8.33%) ITIL
12 4 (6.67%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.00%) PHP
1 12 (20.00%) C#
2 7 (11.67%) SQL
3 6 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (30.00%) CCNA
2 15 (25.00%) Degree
3 13 (21.67%) APMP
4 5 (8.33%) CCNP
4 5 (8.33%) MCSE
4 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.33%) ISEB
5 2 (3.33%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) SCCM
1 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (30.00%) Cisco
3 7 (11.67%) Citrix
4 6 (10.00%) Oracle
4 6 (10.00%) VMware
5 5 (8.33%) WatchGuard
5 5 (8.33%) Unisys
6 1 (1.67%) HP
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