The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 368 402 366
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -36
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 82 27 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.12% 0.35%
As % of the General category 0.97% 0.33% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 65 18 38
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £150,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Front Office
England

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

General Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8427 8128 8707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.24% 37.40% 38.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5870 5992 7021
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Front Office
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Front Office Salary Trend in the South East

Front Office
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front Office across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Front Office Salary Histogram in the South East

Front Office
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
East Sussex - 55 £25,000 -
Kent +2 6 £24,000 +6.66%
Hampshire - 6 £47,500 - 2
West Sussex -5 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Berkshire -17 5 £52,500 +5.00%
Oxfordshire +10 3 £42,500 -39.28%
Surrey 0 2 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire -2 1 £55,000 +120.00% 2
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 75 (52.45%) Internet
2 60 (41.96%) SQL
3 58 (40.56%) Degree
4 57 (39.86%) MS Excel
4 57 (39.86%) Microsoft
5 48 (33.57%) SMTP
5 48 (33.57%) IMail Server
6 46 (32.17%) Computer Science
7 38 (26.57%) Mathematics
7 38 (26.57%) SaaS
8 34 (23.78%) Service Delivery
8 34 (23.78%) Software Engineering
8 34 (23.78%) Relational Database
9 29 (20.28%) Finance
10 25 (17.48%) Dutch Language
10 25 (17.48%) German Language
11 24 (16.78%) CRM
12 23 (16.08%) SOAP
12 23 (16.08%) .NET
12 23 (16.08%) Back Office
13 21 (14.69%) SQL Server
13 21 (14.69%) OO
14 17 (11.89%) Java
15 16 (11.19%) Asset Management
16 15 (10.49%) Subversion
16 15 (10.49%) C#
16 15 (10.49%) Project Management
17 14 (9.79%) SunGard
17 14 (9.79%) ASP.NET
17 14 (9.79%) Windows

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 57 (39.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.40%) MS Project
2 2 (1.40%) MS Office
2 2 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Maximo
1 2 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (26.57%) SaaS
2 3 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 75 (52.45%) Internet
2 48 (33.57%) SMTP
3 2 (1.40%) Wireless
4 1 (0.70%) Firewall
4 1 (0.70%) LAN
4 1 (0.70%) WAN
4 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (23.78%) Relational Database
2 21 (14.69%) SQL Server
3 13 (9.09%) MySQL
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (10.49%) Subversion
2 9 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.59%) ClearCase
3 8 (5.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (5.59%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (5.59%) Eclipse
3 8 (5.59%) TestComplete
3 8 (5.59%) SilkTest
4 7 (4.90%) NetBeans
5 5 (3.50%) JIRA
General
1 29 (20.28%) Finance
2 25 (17.48%) Dutch Language
2 25 (17.48%) German Language
3 23 (16.08%) Back Office
4 10 (6.99%) Marketing
5 9 (6.29%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.10%) Retail
7 1 (0.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (62.24%) Analyst
2 57 (39.86%) Support Analyst
3 36 (25.17%) Senior Analyst
4 30 (20.98%) Applications Support
5 22 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
6 21 (14.69%) Developer
7 20 (13.99%) Senior Support Analyst
8 18 (12.59%) Consultant
9 13 (9.09%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
9 13 (9.09%) Senior Developer
10 12 (8.39%) C# Developer
11 10 (6.99%) Sales Consultant
11 10 (6.99%) Business Analyst
12 8 (5.59%) Senior Analyst Developer
12 8 (5.59%) QA Analyst
12 8 (5.59%) Analyst Developer
12 8 (5.59%) Senior QA Analyst
13 7 (4.90%) IT Support
14 6 (4.20%) IT Support Analyst
15 5 (3.50%) OSS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.08%) SOAP
1 23 (16.08%) .NET
2 14 (9.79%) ASP.NET
3 9 (6.29%) WPF
4 8 (5.59%) XML
4 8 (5.59%) ODBC
4 8 (5.59%) JSP
4 8 (5.59%) Servlets
4 8 (5.59%) WinForms
4 8 (5.59%) REST
4 8 (5.59%) jQuery
5 7 (4.90%) Silverlight
6 6 (4.20%) HTML
6 6 (4.20%) STL
7 5 (3.50%) EDI
8 2 (1.40%) CSS
9 1 (0.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.70%) WCF
9 1 (0.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 46 (32.17%) Computer Science
2 38 (26.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.40%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.70%) Derivative
4 1 (0.70%) Equity Risk
4 1 (0.70%) Open Source
4 1 (0.70%) Equities
4 1 (0.70%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.70%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.79%) Windows
2 9 (6.29%) Linux
3 5 (3.50%) UNIX
4 3 (2.10%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.40%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.70%) Debian
6 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.78%) Service Delivery
1 34 (23.78%) Software Engineering
2 24 (16.78%) CRM
3 21 (14.69%) OO
4 16 (11.19%) Asset Management
5 15 (10.49%) Project Management
6 14 (9.79%) Multithreading
7 13 (9.09%) Test Scripting
8 12 (8.39%) Waterfall
9 11 (7.69%) Test Automation
10 10 (6.99%) ITIL
10 10 (6.99%) Contact Management
10 10 (6.99%) Service Management
11 9 (6.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (5.59%) OOD
12 8 (5.59%) Workflow
12 8 (5.59%) Regression Testing
12 8 (5.59%) Test Management
12 8 (5.59%) Risk Analysis
13 7 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 60 (41.96%) SQL
2 17 (11.89%) Java
3 15 (10.49%) C#
4 11 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 10 (6.99%) C++
6 6 (4.20%) Delphi
6 6 (4.20%) Perl
6 6 (4.20%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.50%) Korn
8 3 (2.10%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 58 (40.56%) Degree
2 10 (6.99%) ISEB
3 8 (5.59%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.50%) MOS
4 5 (3.50%) OCA
4 5 (3.50%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.79%) QA
2 11 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (33.57%) IMail Server
2 8 (5.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.70%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (5.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 57 (39.86%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.79%) SunGard
3 9 (6.29%) VMware
4 7 (4.90%) Jaspersoft
4 7 (4.90%) Oracle
5 5 (3.50%) Remedy
6 4 (2.80%) Huawei
7 2 (1.40%) Syclo
8 1 (0.70%) Veeam
8 1 (0.70%) Charles River
8 1 (0.70%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.70%) Symantec
8 1 (0.70%) Apple
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