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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 90 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 5 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.47% 0.98% -
As % of the General category 1.12% 2.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 0
Median salary £23,500 £41,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.03% -
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
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
448 415 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.91% 36.95% 37.35%
Number of salaries quoted 391 359 370
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Merthyr Tydfil - 2 £22,378 -
Cardiff -11 1 £46,000 +15.00%
Monmouthshire - 1 £45,000 -
Caerphilly - 1 £23,500 -
Back Office
Wales

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (35.71%) SLA
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Logistics
3 4 (28.57%) Resource Management
3 4 (28.57%) MS Office
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) EMC
4 3 (21.43%) Symantec
4 3 (21.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
4 3 (21.43%) Email Management
4 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
4 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
5 2 (14.29%) Spring
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (14.29%) Firewall
5 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Ingres
5 2 (14.29%) 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Ingres
1 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
1 4 (28.57%) IT Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) IT Support
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior IT Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (14.29%) IT Technician
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) J2EE
1 2 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Logistics
2 4 (28.57%) Resource Management
3 3 (21.43%) Email Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
5 1 (7.14%) People Management
5 1 (7.14%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
1 3 (21.43%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) EMC
3 3 (21.43%) Symantec
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix