The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front Office
Rank 215 218 224
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 16 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the General category 0.65% 0.37% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 7
Average salary £48,750 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £55,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +16.66%
Front Office
South East

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

General Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2444 2408 2382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 44.32% 41.81% 43.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1446 1590
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front Office across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Front Office
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Front Office Salary Trend in Berkshire

Front Office
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Reading +1 13 - -
Windsor - 2 £48,750 -
Front Office
South East

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Front 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 Front Office.

1 26 (63.41%) SLA
2 19 (46.34%) ITIL
2 19 (46.34%) Service Management
2 19 (46.34%) Huawei
3 18 (43.90%) Incident Management
4 15 (36.59%) Back Office
5 13 (31.71%) Telecoms
5 13 (31.71%) Fault Management
6 8 (19.51%) Network Design
6 8 (19.51%) Capacity Management
7 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (17.07%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
7 7 (17.07%) Change Management
7 7 (17.07%) Project Management
8 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
8 6 (14.63%) Service Delivery
8 6 (14.63%) Validation
8 6 (14.63%) People Management
8 6 (14.63%) Statistics
8 6 (14.63%) Degree
9 5 (12.20%) Billing
9 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
9 5 (12.20%) CRM
10 4 (9.76%) SNMP
10 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
10 4 (9.76%) DNS
10 4 (9.76%) VoIP
10 4 (9.76%) SMTP
10 4 (9.76%) DHCP

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Front 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 Front Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) VoIP
1 4 (9.76%) SMTP
1 4 (9.76%) DHCP
1 4 (9.76%) SNMP
1 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
1 4 (9.76%) DNS
2 2 (4.88%) DWDM
2 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.88%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (36.59%) Back Office
2 13 (31.71%) Telecoms
3 5 (12.20%) Billing
4 2 (4.88%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Incident Manager
2 5 (12.20%) BSS Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Back Office Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Team Leader
3 4 (9.76%) Technical Team Leader
4 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Transmission Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) IP Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Senior IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.44%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.63%) Statistics
3 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.32%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) ITIL
1 19 (46.34%) Service Management
2 18 (43.90%) Incident Management
3 13 (31.71%) Fault Management
4 8 (19.51%) Network Design
4 8 (19.51%) Capacity Management
5 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (17.07%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (17.07%) Change Management
5 7 (17.07%) Project Management
6 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
6 6 (14.63%) Validation
6 6 (14.63%) Service Delivery
6 6 (14.63%) People Management
7 5 (12.20%) CRM
8 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
8 3 (7.32%) Investment Management
8 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.32%) Fund Management
9 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) C#
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (63.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Huawei
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft