The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front Office
Rank 147 147 146
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.18% 0.040% 0.081%
As % of the General category 0.50% 0.089% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-27.61% +16.66%
Front Office
East of England

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

General Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
802 1128 1172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.72% 44.69% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 585 842 899
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Front Office
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Front Office Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) XSLT
3 4 (66.67%) SAP
3 4 (66.67%) JDBC
3 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (66.67%) XQuery
3 4 (66.67%) BMC
3 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 4 (66.67%) Middleware
3 4 (66.67%) Remedy
3 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 4 (66.67%) FTP
3 4 (66.67%) HTTP
3 4 (66.67%) B2B
3 4 (66.67%) SSL
3 4 (66.67%) ITSM
3 4 (66.67%) RosettaNet
3 4 (66.67%) EDIFACT
3 4 (66.67%) cXML
3 4 (66.67%) Blue Martini
3 4 (66.67%) XPath

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) SAP SRM
1 4 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) FTP
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
1 4 (66.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst Programmer
1 4 (66.67%) Programmer
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) XSLT
2 4 (66.67%) JDBC
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 4 (66.67%) EDIFACT
2 4 (66.67%) cXML
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) SAP PI
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Handset
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) B2B
2 4 (66.67%) ITSM
2 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (66.67%) Data Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 4 (66.67%) XQuery
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) XPath
3 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) RosettaNet
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) BMC
2 4 (66.67%) Remedy
2 4 (66.67%) Blue Martini
2 4 (66.67%) Computacenter
3 1 (16.67%) Becrypt