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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 213 208 223
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 7 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.27% 0.053%
As % of the General category 0.28% 0.64% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 1
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +139.58%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.09%
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
2463 2326 2183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 42.06% 41.55% 38.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1414 1580 1641
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £67,500
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
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 27 August 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 -7 6 £52,500 -4.54%
Slough +6 1 - -
Front Office
South East

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 13 (81.25%) SLA
2 12 (75.00%) Service Management
3 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
4 7 (43.75%) Back Office
4 7 (43.75%) ITIL
4 7 (43.75%) Incident Management
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (31.25%) MOS
6 5 (31.25%) Perl
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) MySQL
6 5 (31.25%) UNIX
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) OCA
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (31.25%) Remedy
6 5 (31.25%) Korn
7 4 (25.00%) Huawei
8 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
9 2 (12.50%) CRM
9 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
10 1 (6.25%) Analytics
10 1 (6.25%) Customer Analytics

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 7 (43.75%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Incident Manager
2 5 (31.25%) OSS Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) OSS Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Trainer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) UNIX
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Service Management
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Incident Management
3 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Network Design
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Fault Management
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Customer Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Perl
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
1 5 (31.25%) Korn
2 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) OCA
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Certification
1 5 (31.25%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (81.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Remedy
3 4 (25.00%) Huawei