The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 132 137 133
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 7 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.094% 0.38%
As % of the General category 0.71% 0.23% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
General Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
984 877 803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.42% 41.08% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 578 625 656
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Front Office
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014, 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 13 (81.25%) Telecoms
2 11 (68.75%) Service Management
3 10 (62.50%) SLA
4 9 (56.25%) Huawei
5 8 (50.00%) Back Office
6 7 (43.75%) ITIL
6 7 (43.75%) Linux
7 6 (37.50%) UNIX
7 6 (37.50%) SQL
8 5 (31.25%) MySQL
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle
8 5 (31.25%) Perl
8 5 (31.25%) OCA
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (31.25%) Remedy
8 5 (31.25%) Korn
8 5 (31.25%) MOS
8 5 (31.25%) Degree
8 5 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
10 3 (18.75%) Wealth Management
10 3 (18.75%) Finance
10 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
11 2 (12.50%) Project Management
11 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
11 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (12.50%) SaaS
11 2 (12.50%) Waterfall

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) 4G
1 1 (6.25%) 3G
1 1 (6.25%) SMS
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
General
1 13 (81.25%) Telecoms
2 8 (50.00%) Back Office
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) OSS Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Incident Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) OSS Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Charles River Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Release Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Statistics
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Service Management
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (18.75%) Wealth Management
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 2 (12.50%) Time Management
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Product Marketing
7 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
7 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 1 (6.25%) Release Management
7 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
7 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) eTOM
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Perl
2 5 (31.25%) Korn
3 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) OCA
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Certification
1 5 (31.25%) MOS
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) HNC
2 1 (6.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Huawei
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Remedy
3 1 (6.25%) Charles River
3 1 (6.25%) VMware