The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 133 130 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 14 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.62% 0.30% -
As % of the General category 1.31% 0.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-27.61% +16.66%
Front Office
Berkshire

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

General Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1067 919 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 46.92% 39.71% 35.89%
Number of salaries quoted 641 534 583
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £67,500 £90,000
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 Reading

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

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Front Office
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Front Office Salary Trend in Reading

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 18 (58.06%) SLA
2 15 (48.39%) ITIL
2 15 (48.39%) Service Management
3 14 (45.16%) Incident Management
4 13 (41.94%) Back Office
4 13 (41.94%) Huawei
5 9 (29.03%) Fault Management
5 9 (29.03%) Capacity Management
5 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
6 7 (22.58%) Statistics
6 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
7 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
7 6 (19.35%) Network Design
7 6 (19.35%) Validation
7 6 (19.35%) People Management
8 5 (16.13%) Diameter Protocol
8 5 (16.13%) VoIP
8 5 (16.13%) SMTP
8 5 (16.13%) DHCP
8 5 (16.13%) SNMP
8 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
8 5 (16.13%) DNS
9 4 (12.90%) Project Management
9 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.90%) Degree
9 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
10 3 (9.68%) Investment Management
10 3 (9.68%) Billing
10 3 (9.68%) Network Management
10 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Diameter Protocol
1 5 (16.13%) VoIP
1 5 (16.13%) SMTP
1 5 (16.13%) DHCP
1 5 (16.13%) SNMP
1 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
1 5 (16.13%) DNS
General
1 13 (41.94%) Back Office
2 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.68%) Billing
4 2 (6.45%) Multimedia
5 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Incident Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Team Leader
2 5 (16.13%) Technical Team Leader
3 4 (12.90%) Back Office Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) BSS Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) IP Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior IP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Statistics
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) ITIL
1 15 (48.39%) Service Management
2 14 (45.16%) Incident Management
3 9 (29.03%) Fault Management
3 9 (29.03%) Capacity Management
4 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
5 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
5 6 (19.35%) Network Design
5 6 (19.35%) Validation
5 6 (19.35%) People Management
6 4 (12.90%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) Investment Management
7 3 (9.68%) Network Management
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
7 3 (9.68%) Fund Management
7 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
7 3 (9.68%) CRM
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (58.06%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Huawei