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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 94 78 95
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 9 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.66% 1.23% 0.086%
As % of the General category 1.70% 2.94% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 1
Average salary £31,750 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.78% +1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
530 477 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 38.74% 42.03% 34.45%
Number of salaries quoted 460 377 311
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 £25,000 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,850 £55,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 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
South Wales -15 6 £36,000 +9.09% 3
North Wales - 2 £23,000 - 2
Mid Wales - 1 £18,000 -
West Wales - 1 £18,000 -
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) CCNA
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (33.33%) WatchGuard
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (33.33%) CCNP
4 4 (33.33%) Internet
4 4 (33.33%) ISA Server
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) MS Office
4 4 (33.33%) MCSE
4 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (16.67%) GIS
6 2 (16.67%) ESRI
6 2 (16.67%) ArcGIS
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
6 2 (16.67%) Android

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (16.67%) ArcGIS
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) Intranet
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) MS Access
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Technician
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) GIS
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Logistics
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNA
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (33.33%) MCSE
2 4 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) WatchGuard
4 2 (16.67%) ESRI
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