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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank - 94 83
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.085% 0.54%
As % of the General category - 0.28% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £39,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
386 357 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 35.67% 30.51% 29.78%
Number of salaries quoted 352 307 247
Average salary £35,500 £35,065 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.24% -4.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 3 (42.86%) Facebook
2 3 (42.86%) Twitter
2 3 (42.86%) GitHub
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Content Management
2 3 (42.86%) Google
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (42.86%) Social Network
2 3 (42.86%) Symfony
2 3 (42.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (42.86%) SEO
2 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) BMC
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) HACMP
2 3 (42.86%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (42.86%) Remedy
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) QlikView
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) PHP Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Symfony
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) HACMP
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
1 3 (42.86%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) AIX
1 3 (42.86%) HPUX
1 3 (42.86%) Solaris
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) SEO
2 3 (42.86%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow Management
3 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PHP
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) BMC
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy
1 3 (42.86%) Google
1 3 (42.86%) Facebook
1 3 (42.86%) Twitter
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) HP
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