The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 92 96 77
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.50% 0.092% 0.25%
As % of the General category 1.31% 0.24% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £22,500 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -60.17%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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 Kent region.

General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
381 412 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 38.29% 37.94% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 280 349 248
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Front Office
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Front Office Salary Trend in Kent

Front Office
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Maidstone - 5 - -
Front Office
South East

Front Office
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (83.33%) EDI
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Veeam
2 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) VMware

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Business Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) EDI
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Veeam
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec
1 1 (16.67%) VMware