The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front Office
Rank 251 250 233
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 13 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the General category 0.51% 0.47% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 19
Average salary £26,250 £55,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.27% +74.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £66,250 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.22% -
Front Office
England

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

General Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2525 2764 2647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 34.37% 35.97% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2047 2178 2104
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,460 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Front Office
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Front Office Salary Trend in the East of England

Front Office
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front Office across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Front Office Salary Histogram in the East of England

Front Office
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Cambridgeshire - 11 £26,250 -
Bedfordshire +11 2 - -
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 21 (67.74%) SQL
3 20 (64.52%) T-SQL
3 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
4 17 (54.84%) MS Office
4 17 (54.84%) Back Office
5 12 (38.71%) Time Management
6 11 (35.48%) ITIL
7 10 (32.26%) Management Information System
8 9 (29.03%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
10 6 (19.35%) Degree
10 6 (19.35%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (19.35%) Business Process Mapping
10 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
11 5 (16.13%) Oracle
12 4 (12.90%) Java
12 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
12 4 (12.90%) SAP
12 4 (12.90%) JDBC
12 4 (12.90%) SOAP
12 4 (12.90%) Web Services
12 4 (12.90%) XML
12 4 (12.90%) XSLT
12 4 (12.90%) XQuery
12 4 (12.90%) BMC
12 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
12 4 (12.90%) Middleware
12 4 (12.90%) Remedy

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (54.84%) MS Office
2 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) SAP SRM
1 4 (12.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.23%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) FTP
1 4 (12.90%) HTTP
1 4 (12.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
4 3 (9.68%) OLAP
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
General
1 17 (54.84%) Back Office
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Support Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Applications Support
3 6 (19.35%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Applications Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) SAP Programmer
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (12.90%) Programmer
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
5 3 (9.68%) Junior
5 3 (9.68%) Junior Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) JDBC
1 4 (12.90%) SOAP
1 4 (12.90%) Web Services
1 4 (12.90%) XML
1 4 (12.90%) XSLT
1 4 (12.90%) Middleware
1 4 (12.90%) EDIFACT
1 4 (12.90%) cXML
1 4 (12.90%) JSON
1 4 (12.90%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Management Information System
2 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Time Management
2 11 (35.48%) ITIL
3 6 (19.35%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (19.35%) Business Process Mapping
4 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
5 4 (12.90%) Data Mapping
5 4 (12.90%) B2B
5 4 (12.90%) ITSM
6 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.68%) SOA
7 2 (6.45%) BPMN
7 2 (6.45%) CRM
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
8 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.23%) Migration
8 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) SQL
2 20 (64.52%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.90%) XQuery
3 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
3 4 (12.90%) XPath
3 4 (12.90%) Java
3 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) SAP
3 4 (12.90%) Computacenter
3 4 (12.90%) Blue Martini
3 4 (12.90%) BMC
3 4 (12.90%) Remedy
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Cognos