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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 90 73 89
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 6 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.50% 1.52% 0.10%
As % of the General category 1.27% 3.48% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 1
Average salary £36,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
472 402 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 39.37% 43.74% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 417 313 288
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +3.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,350 £57,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -2 4 £36,000 +18.02% 1
Caerphilly -4 1 £27,500 -17.91%
Newport - 1 £42,500 -
Back Office
Wales

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) WatchGuard
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2000
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2000
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) WatchGuard
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
Linc Cymru
Salary: Good employment conditions
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Control 2K Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 18 days ago