The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 104 95 96
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 5 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.39% 0.84% 0.39%
As % of the General category 0.99% 2.26% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 4
Median salary £23,500 £41,250 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.03% +79.34%
UK excluding London median salary £42,043 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.10% -
Back Office
UK

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

General Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
503 487 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 39.67% 37.40% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 422 416 405
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £63,700 £52,400 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 Wales

Back Office
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Wales region.

Back Office Salary Trend in Wales

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Wales

Back Office
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 3 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
South Wales -10 5 £23,500 -43.03%
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 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 Wales region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (40.00%) SLA
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Logistics
3 5 (33.33%) Resource Management
4 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (26.67%) MS Office
5 3 (20.00%) Service Management
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (20.00%) CCNA
5 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) EMC
5 3 (20.00%) Citrix
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (20.00%) Internet
5 3 (20.00%) Symantec
5 3 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (20.00%) Email Management
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
3 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Ingres
1 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) IT Support
2 4 (26.67%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior IT Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
1 2 (13.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Logistics
2 5 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 3 (20.00%) Email Management
3 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
5 1 (6.67%) People Management
5 1 (6.67%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CCNA
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) EMC
3 3 (20.00%) Symantec