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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 206 203 217
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 18 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.30% 0.27% 0.11%
As % of the General category 0.71% 0.65% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 4
Average salary £53,750 £57,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.52% +139.58%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
2533 2315 2161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 42.73% 42.16% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1441 1563 1592
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front Office across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Front Office Salary Histogram 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 18 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
Reading -5 14 £52,500 -4.54%
Slough +1 1 - -
Front Office
South East

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 17 (65.38%) SLA
2 15 (57.69%) Service Management
3 14 (53.85%) Incident Management
4 13 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 10 (38.46%) ITIL
6 8 (30.77%) Back Office
7 7 (26.92%) Huawei
8 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (23.08%) Oracle
8 6 (23.08%) SQL
9 5 (19.23%) Remedy
9 5 (19.23%) MySQL
9 5 (19.23%) UNIX
9 5 (19.23%) OCA
9 5 (19.23%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (19.23%) Linux
9 5 (19.23%) Perl
9 5 (19.23%) Korn
9 5 (19.23%) MOS
10 4 (15.38%) Time Management
10 4 (15.38%) C
11 3 (11.54%) CRM
11 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
11 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
12 2 (7.69%) Network Planning
12 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
12 2 (7.69%) Fault Management

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (30.77%) Back Office
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Incident Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) OSS Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) OSS Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.85%) Trainer
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Support
5 1 (3.85%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) C++ Team Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) BSS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) EPoS
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) UNIX
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Service Management
2 14 (53.85%) Incident Management
3 10 (38.46%) ITIL
4 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (15.38%) Time Management
6 3 (11.54%) CRM
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Network Planning
7 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.69%) Fault Management
7 2 (7.69%) Project Management
7 2 (7.69%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.85%) Network Design
8 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.85%) Data Analytics
8 1 (3.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) Perl
2 5 (19.23%) Korn
3 4 (15.38%) C
4 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) OCA
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Certification
1 5 (19.23%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (65.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Huawei
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle
3 5 (19.23%) Remedy