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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 85 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 8 30 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.76% 2.28% -
As % of the General category 1.88% 5.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 30 0
Median salary £33,750 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.94% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
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
425 537 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 40.63% 40.90% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 380 478 347
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -9 8 £33,750 -28.94%
Back Office
Wales

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Back Office.

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

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Pig
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
1 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.14%) Mahout
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) IT Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) 1st Line Support
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%) Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support
5 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Service Desk 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
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.14%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Logistics
2 6 (42.86%) Resource Management
3 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Email Management
5 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNA
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) 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 8 (57.14%) Cisco
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
2 4 (28.57%) EMC
2 4 (28.57%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) HP