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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 96 95 80
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 6 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.46% 0.69% 0.69%
As % of the General category 1.21% 2.23% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 5
Average salary £28,750 £27,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +14.58%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
494 403 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 37.88% 30.95% 30.08%
Number of salaries quoted 407 351 276
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,750 £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 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
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 1 September 2014. 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 +9 4 £30,000 -23.07% 3
West Wales +4 2 £21,000 -23.63% 1
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Subversion
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (30.00%) UNIX
3 3 (30.00%) Facebook
3 3 (30.00%) Twitter
3 3 (30.00%) GitHub
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) Social Network
3 3 (30.00%) Symfony
3 3 (30.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (30.00%) Content Management
3 3 (30.00%) Google
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) SEO
3 3 (30.00%) Clustering
3 3 (30.00%) AIX

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) QlikView
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) Symfony
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) HACMP
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
1 3 (30.00%) Social Network
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) AIX
2 3 (30.00%) HPUX
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) SEO
2 3 (30.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow Management
3 1 (10.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) BMC
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (30.00%) Remedy
2 3 (30.00%) Google
2 3 (30.00%) Facebook
2 3 (30.00%) Twitter
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Lampeter, Dyfed
Robert Walters
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lampeter, Dyfed
Robert Walters
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gwent
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 21000-22000 Per Annum None
Posted: 4 days ago
Carmarthenshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £19000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago