The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 73 89 87
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 13 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.28% 0.097% 0.11%
As % of the General category 3.01% 0.30% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 1
Average salary £30,503 £32,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.14% -45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
General Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
432 331 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 42.56% 32.20% 41.69%
Number of salaries quoted 337 279 349
Average salary £38,783 £37,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,276
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Back Office
Wales

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Back Office
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Back Office Salary Trend in South Wales

Back Office
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Caerphilly - 5 £33,500 -
Cardiff +9 4 £30,252 -6.91%
Bridgend - 3 £27,500 -
Back Office
Wales

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) PHP
2 10 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (66.67%) Subversion
2 10 (66.67%) Content Management
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (66.67%) Google
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (66.67%) Social Network
2 10 (66.67%) Symfony
2 10 (66.67%) SEO
2 10 (66.67%) Facebook
2 10 (66.67%) Twitter
2 10 (66.67%) GitHub
2 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (33.33%) SLA
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) AIX
4 4 (26.67%) HPUX
4 4 (26.67%) Solaris
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) UNIX
4 4 (26.67%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (26.67%) BMC
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
4 4 (26.67%) HACMP

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (66.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 10 (66.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
1 10 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
1 10 (66.67%) Symfony
2 3 (20.00%) jQuery
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Social Network
2 4 (26.67%) HACMP
2 4 (26.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) AIX
1 4 (26.67%) HPUX
1 4 (26.67%) Solaris
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
1 4 (26.67%) UNIX
1 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Content Management
1 10 (66.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) XenApp
1 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Google
1 10 (66.67%) Facebook
1 10 (66.67%) Twitter
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (26.67%) BMC
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (26.67%) Remedy
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix