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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 78 81 97
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 22 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.59% 1.08% 0.079%
As % of the General category 4.14% 2.58% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 1
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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
531 503 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 38.37% 41.64% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 457 390 317
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +2 19 £40,000 +23.07% 6
North Wales - 3 £24,000 - 1
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (57.69%) Internet
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (46.15%) Windows
4 10 (38.46%) Finance
5 9 (34.62%) Project Management
6 8 (30.77%) Business Transformation
7 6 (23.08%) Banking
7 6 (23.08%) CCNA
7 6 (23.08%) Citrix
7 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (23.08%) MS Office
7 6 (23.08%) VMware
7 6 (23.08%) Cisco
8 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
8 5 (19.23%) MCSE
8 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
8 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (19.23%) PRINCE
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (19.23%) CCNP
8 5 (19.23%) ISA Server
8 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2000
8 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (19.23%) WatchGuard
8 5 (19.23%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (15.38%) APMP
9 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
9 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (15.38%) MS Excel

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
1 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2000
1 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (11.54%) ArcGIS
2 3 (11.54%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Office
2 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) Internet
2 3 (11.54%) Intranet
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) MS Access
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 2 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Network Engineer
1 5 (19.23%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Project Director
3 3 (11.54%) IT Technician
4 2 (7.69%) Programme Director
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Procurement Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) GIS
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (19.23%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (11.54%) Android
3 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Project Management
2 8 (30.77%) Business Transformation
3 5 (19.23%) PRINCE
3 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
4 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) OOD
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) Change Control
6 2 (7.69%) Workflow
6 2 (7.69%) Software Licensing
7 1 (3.85%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.85%) User Stories
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
2 3 (11.54%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) CCNA
1 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (19.23%) MCSE
2 5 (19.23%) CCNP
3 4 (15.38%) APMP
4 2 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.85%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Citrix
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco
2 6 (23.08%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) WatchGuard
4 3 (11.54%) ESRI
5 1 (3.85%) Unisys
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