The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front Office
Rank 229 208 208
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 9 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the General category 0.42% 0.58% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 13
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £47,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £67,500 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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 West region.

General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2131 2254 2116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.95% 41.08% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1716 1820 1804
Average salary £41,750 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,500
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 West

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

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Front Office
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Front Office Salary Trend in the South West

Front Office
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front Office across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Front Office Salary Histogram in the South West

Front Office
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Wiltshire - 5 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £42,500 - 1
Bristol -7 1 - - 3
Dorset -23 1 £65,000 -3.70%
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 20 (83.33%) SAP
2 19 (79.17%) CRM
2 19 (79.17%) SAP CRM
3 16 (66.67%) MS Office
3 16 (66.67%) ERP
3 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 16 (66.67%) Back Office
4 15 (62.50%) SAP ERP
4 15 (62.50%) Security Management
5 14 (58.33%) Service Management
5 14 (58.33%) SAP SM
6 13 (54.17%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (54.17%) Syclo
7 6 (25.00%) ITIL
8 4 (16.67%) Finance
9 3 (12.50%) Internet
9 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
9 3 (12.50%) Use Case
10 2 (8.33%) WPF
10 2 (8.33%) Silverlight
10 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 2 (8.33%) Coaching
10 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
10 2 (8.33%) Logistics
10 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
10 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (8.33%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (79.17%) SAP CRM
2 15 (62.50%) SAP ERP
3 14 (58.33%) SAP SM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
General
1 16 (66.67%) Back Office
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Analyst
2 16 (66.67%) SAP Support
2 16 (66.67%) SAP Support Analyst
2 16 (66.67%) SAP Analyst
2 16 (66.67%) Support Analyst
3 9 (37.50%) CRM Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Process Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (4.17%) SAP Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Market Data Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Market Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) WPF
1 2 (8.33%) Silverlight
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) CRM
2 16 (66.67%) ERP
3 15 (62.50%) Security Management
4 14 (58.33%) Service Management
5 13 (54.17%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (12.50%) Use Case
8 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.33%) Coaching
8 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
8 2 (8.33%) Logistics
8 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) Migration
9 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
9 1 (4.17%) Content Management
9 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
9 1 (4.17%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C#
1 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) SAP
2 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (54.17%) Syclo
4 2 (8.33%) Sybase
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