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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front Office
Rank 378 388 387
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 69 30 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.15% 0.28%
As % of the General category 0.92% 0.38% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 41 12 46
Average salary £36,000 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.40% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,050 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £150,000 £70,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
7519 7852 8507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.28% 38.83% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5646 5850 6863
Average salary £46,000 £46,723 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.54% +3.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £68,000
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 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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 +23 38 £36,000 +63.63%
Berkshire +15 25 £67,500 +12.50%
Surrey -25 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Hampshire - 3 £52,250 -
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 43 (27.74%) SLA
2 42 (27.10%) Degree
3 38 (24.52%) Internet
4 37 (23.87%) ITIL
5 35 (22.58%) Incident Management
6 32 (20.65%) CRM
6 32 (20.65%) Computer Science
7 30 (19.35%) SQL
7 30 (19.35%) Service Management
8 26 (16.77%) Huawei
8 26 (16.77%) Project Management
8 26 (16.77%) SaaS
9 24 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (14.19%) Service Delivery
11 21 (13.55%) Telecoms
11 21 (13.55%) Microsoft
11 21 (13.55%) SMTP
11 21 (13.55%) IMail Server
12 20 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (12.26%) Time Management
14 17 (10.97%) Finance
15 16 (10.32%) MS Excel
16 15 (9.68%) Back Office
17 14 (9.03%) Contact Management
17 14 (9.03%) Marketing
17 14 (9.03%) JavaScript
17 14 (9.03%) Relational Database
17 14 (9.03%) Mentoring
18 13 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (8.39%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 9 (5.81%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.16%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.29%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (10.32%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.94%) MS Project
4 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 26 (16.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (24.52%) Internet
2 21 (13.55%) SMTP
3 2 (1.29%) SDH
3 2 (1.29%) DWDM
3 2 (1.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.65%) WAN
4 1 (0.65%) LAN
4 1 (0.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.03%) Relational Database
2 7 (4.52%) RDBMS
3 4 (2.58%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.94%) MySQL
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (5.81%) JIRA
2 3 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.65%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.65%) Selenium
General
1 21 (13.55%) Telecoms
2 17 (10.97%) Finance
3 15 (9.68%) Back Office
4 14 (9.03%) Marketing
5 9 (5.81%) Billing
6 4 (2.58%) Dutch Language
6 4 (2.58%) German Language
7 2 (1.29%) Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (31.61%) Analyst
2 29 (18.71%) Incident Manager
3 23 (14.84%) Support Analyst
4 20 (12.90%) Applications Support
5 19 (12.26%) Business Analyst
6 16 (10.32%) IT Support
7 15 (9.68%) IT Support Analyst
8 14 (9.03%) Sales Consultant
8 14 (9.03%) Consultant
9 12 (7.74%) Technical Support
9 12 (7.74%) Support Supervisor
10 10 (6.45%) Support Engineer
11 9 (5.81%) BSS Engineer
12 7 (4.52%) IT Development Manager
12 7 (4.52%) Development Manager
13 6 (3.87%) Junior
14 5 (3.23%) Test Leader
14 5 (3.23%) Insurance Business Analyst
15 4 (2.58%) Financial Business Analyst
15 4 (2.58%) Junior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.81%) HTML
1 9 (5.81%) CSS
2 7 (4.52%) CSS3
2 7 (4.52%) HTML5
2 7 (4.52%) AngularJS
2 7 (4.52%) Backbone.js
2 7 (4.52%) Grails
2 7 (4.52%) Velocity
2 7 (4.52%) jQuery
2 7 (4.52%) DHTML
2 7 (4.52%) J2EE
2 7 (4.52%) XML
2 7 (4.52%) Ajax
2 7 (4.52%) LAMP
3 5 (3.23%) EDI
4 4 (2.58%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.58%) .NET
4 4 (2.58%) Web Services
5 3 (1.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (1.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.65%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.45%) Open Source
4 9 (5.81%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.52%) N-Tier
6 6 (3.87%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.23%) Fixed Income
8 4 (2.58%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.58%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.29%) Derivative
9 2 (1.29%) EPoS
10 1 (0.65%) Equity Risk
10 1 (0.65%) AS400
10 1 (0.65%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.23%) Linux
2 4 (2.58%) Windows
3 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.65%) Debian
3 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.87%) ITIL
2 35 (22.58%) Incident Management
3 32 (20.65%) CRM
4 30 (19.35%) Service Management
5 26 (16.77%) Project Management
6 24 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (14.19%) Service Delivery
8 20 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (12.26%) Time Management
10 14 (9.03%) Contact Management
10 14 (9.03%) Mentoring
11 13 (8.39%) Software Engineering
12 12 (7.74%) Root Cause Analysis
13 11 (7.10%) Fault Management
13 11 (7.10%) Business Analysis
13 11 (7.10%) Change Management
14 10 (6.45%) Scrum
14 10 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (6.45%) Test Scripting
15 9 (5.81%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (19.35%) SQL
2 14 (9.03%) JavaScript
3 8 (5.16%) Java
4 7 (4.52%) Groovy
4 7 (4.52%) C
5 4 (2.58%) C#
6 3 (1.94%) VBA
7 2 (1.29%) C++
8 1 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 42 (27.10%) Degree
2 3 (1.94%) ISEB
3 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (27.74%) SLA
2 8 (5.16%) QA
System Software
1 21 (13.55%) IMail Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Control-M
Vendors
1 26 (16.77%) Huawei
2 21 (13.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.94%) Syclo
3 3 (1.94%) Charles River
3 3 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (1.94%) Apple
4 2 (1.29%) Sophis
4 2 (1.29%) Bloomberg
4 2 (1.29%) FactSet
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle
5 1 (0.65%) VMware
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