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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 65 97 88
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -9
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 45 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.23% 0.52% 1.04%
As % of the General category 8.01% 1.43% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 41 5 13
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
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
562 488 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 40.34% 36.47% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 475 395 309
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,360 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +35 45 £42,500 +41.66% 7
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 42 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (49.33%) Finance
3 35 (46.67%) Internet
4 31 (41.33%) MS Excel
5 23 (30.67%) Business Transformation
6 22 (29.33%) CCNA
6 22 (29.33%) Cisco
6 22 (29.33%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (26.67%) Project Management
8 18 (24.00%) Banking
9 16 (21.33%) Target Operating Model
10 15 (20.00%) Degree
10 15 (20.00%) C#
10 15 (20.00%) PRINCE2
11 14 (18.67%) PRINCE
11 14 (18.67%) Computer Science
11 14 (18.67%) Telecoms
12 13 (17.33%) APMP
13 12 (16.00%) GPON
13 12 (16.00%) 802.1X
13 12 (16.00%) Migration
13 12 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
13 12 (16.00%) 802.11
13 12 (16.00%) OSPF
13 12 (16.00%) BGP
13 12 (16.00%) VRRP
13 12 (16.00%) PHP
13 12 (16.00%) Linux
13 12 (16.00%) OO

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2000
2 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.00%) IIS
3 3 (4.00%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 31 (41.33%) MS Excel
2 12 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 35 (46.67%) Internet
2 12 (16.00%) GPON
2 12 (16.00%) 802.11
2 12 (16.00%) OSPF
2 12 (16.00%) BGP
2 12 (16.00%) VRRP
2 12 (16.00%) DHCP
2 12 (16.00%) Ethernet
2 12 (16.00%) SNMP
2 12 (16.00%) Broadband
3 5 (6.67%) Firewall
4 3 (4.00%) Intranet
5 1 (1.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) MS Access
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Maven
1 6 (8.00%) NetBeans
1 6 (8.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (8.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (8.00%) Hudson
General
1 37 (49.33%) Finance
2 18 (24.00%) Banking
3 14 (18.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.33%) Legal
5 3 (4.00%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (18.67%) Project Manager
2 12 (16.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
2 12 (16.00%) NOC Engineer
3 9 (12.00%) Developer
4 8 (10.67%) Principal Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Programme Manager
6 6 (8.00%) Java Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Consultant
7 5 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Designer
7 5 (6.67%) Network Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Manager
7 5 (6.67%) Technical Support
7 5 (6.67%) Architect
7 5 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) 802.1X
2 9 (12.00%) Web Services
3 6 (8.00%) Java EE
3 6 (8.00%) SOAP
3 6 (8.00%) REST
4 5 (6.67%) Spring
5 2 (2.67%) HTML
5 2 (2.67%) XML
5 2 (2.67%) Servlets
6 1 (1.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.67%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.00%) GIS
5 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.00%) Linux
2 10 (13.33%) Windows
3 5 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.00%) Android
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.67%) Business Transformation
2 20 (26.67%) Project Management
3 16 (21.33%) Target Operating Model
4 15 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 14 (18.67%) PRINCE
6 12 (16.00%) Migration
6 12 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (16.00%) OO
7 11 (14.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (13.33%) OOD
8 10 (13.33%) Business Analysis
8 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (12.00%) ITIL
9 9 (12.00%) SDLC
10 7 (9.33%) Software Delivery
10 7 (9.33%) Data Security
10 7 (9.33%) Project Planning
11 6 (8.00%) Workflow
11 6 (8.00%) TDD
11 6 (8.00%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.00%) C#
2 12 (16.00%) PHP
3 10 (13.33%) SQL
3 10 (13.33%) Java
4 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (29.33%) CCNA
1 22 (29.33%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (20.00%) Degree
3 13 (17.33%) APMP
4 5 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (6.67%) MCSE
4 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.67%) CCNP
5 2 (2.67%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (2.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.33%) XenApp
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) SCCM
1 1 (1.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (29.33%) Cisco
3 11 (14.67%) Citrix
4 10 (13.33%) VMware
5 6 (8.00%) Oracle
6 5 (6.67%) Unisys
6 5 (6.67%) WatchGuard
7 3 (4.00%) ESRI
8 1 (1.33%) HP
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