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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 137 125 133
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 10 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.47% 0.93% 0.40%
As % of the General category 1.03% 2.05% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £67,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
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
974 1074 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 45.99% 45.20% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 668 609 557
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) Huawei
2 15 (83.33%) Incident Management
2 15 (83.33%) ITIL
2 15 (83.33%) SLA
2 15 (83.33%) Service Management
2 15 (83.33%) Ticket Management
3 3 (16.67%) Network Design
3 3 (16.67%) Back Office
3 3 (16.67%) Validation
3 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (16.67%) VoIP
3 3 (16.67%) SMTP
3 3 (16.67%) SNMP
3 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (16.67%) DNS
3 3 (16.67%) Statistics
3 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (16.67%) Fault Management
3 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Diameter Protocol

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Diameter Protocol
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) SMTP
1 3 (16.67%) SNMP
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (16.67%) VoIP
General
1 3 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Incident Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Back Office Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Incident Management
1 15 (83.33%) ITIL
1 15 (83.33%) Service Management
1 15 (83.33%) Ticket Management
2 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 3 (16.67%) Fault Management
2 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Network Design
2 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 3 (16.67%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (83.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Huawei