The 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 57 92 87
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -5
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 33 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.82% 0.47% 0.19%
As % of the General category 6.89% 1.13% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 31 5 2
Average salary £43,750 £30,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% +18.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £29,100 £19,450
10% offered a salary of more than £80,250 £32,301 £31,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,857 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +8.95%
Back Office
Wales

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

General Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
479 444 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 40.94% 42.05% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 410 359 227
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,600 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram 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 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +29 27 £47,500 +58.33% 4
Torfaen - 3 £35,000 - 1
Caerphilly -3 2 £27,500 -17.91%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £27,500 -
Newport - 1 £42,500 -
Back Office
Wales

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 23 (65.71%) Internet
2 20 (57.14%) Finance
3 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
4 16 (45.71%) Business Transformation
5 14 (40.00%) Project Management
6 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
6 12 (34.29%) Banking
7 11 (31.43%) PRINCE2
8 10 (28.57%) CCNA
8 10 (28.57%) Cisco
8 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (28.57%) PRINCE
9 9 (25.71%) Citrix
9 9 (25.71%) Migration
9 9 (25.71%) APMP
10 8 (22.86%) VMware
11 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
12 6 (17.14%) Windows
12 6 (17.14%) MS Office
12 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
13 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (14.29%) CCNP
13 5 (14.29%) MCSE
13 5 (14.29%) ISA Server
13 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2000
13 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2000
2 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.14%) MS Office
3 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 23 (65.71%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) GPON
3 2 (5.71%) 802.11
3 2 (5.71%) OSPF
3 2 (5.71%) BGP
3 2 (5.71%) VRRP
3 2 (5.71%) Broadband
3 2 (5.71%) DHCP
3 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.71%) SNMP
4 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (57.14%) Finance
2 12 (34.29%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Legal
4 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 5 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Project Director
3 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Programme Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Support
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Programme Director
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Supplier Relationship Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Applications Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Designer
5 2 (5.71%) Buyer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Business Transformation
2 14 (40.00%) Project Management
3 11 (31.43%) PRINCE2
4 10 (28.57%) PRINCE
5 9 (25.71%) Migration
6 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.43%) ITIL
9 3 (8.57%) OOD
9 3 (8.57%) OO
9 3 (8.57%) Workflow
9 3 (8.57%) Service Management
9 3 (8.57%) Logistics
9 3 (8.57%) Resource Management
9 3 (8.57%) Project Planning
9 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.57%) Change Control
9 3 (8.57%) Robotic Process Automation
9 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) C#
1 2 (5.71%) PHP
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) CCNA
1 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (25.71%) APMP
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (14.29%) CCNP
3 5 (14.29%) MCSE
4 3 (8.57%) Degree
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (5.71%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (5.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
1 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) Cisco
3 9 (25.71%) Citrix
4 8 (22.86%) VMware
5 5 (14.29%) WatchGuard
6 2 (5.71%) Unisys
7 1 (2.86%) HP
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