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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 244 239 238
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 4 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.070% 0.085% 0.065%
As % of the General category 0.21% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Median salary £60,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £40,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -13.97%
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
1891 2392 2198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.23% 40.63% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1508 1886 1721
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Front Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset +7 3 £60,000 +60.00%
Bristol +3 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Front Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
1 7 (77.78%) Juniper
1 7 (77.78%) CheckPoint
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) ASIC
1 7 (77.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 7 (77.78%) Network Architecture
1 7 (77.78%) Low Latency
2 6 (66.67%) High-Frequency Trading
2 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 6 (66.67%) Electronic Trading
2 6 (66.67%) Back Office
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
2 6 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) HTTP
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) WinForms
4 1 (11.11%) ETRM
4 1 (11.11%) Derivative
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (11.11%) OpenLink
4 1 (11.11%) Endur
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) .NET

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 6 (66.67%) HTTP
2 6 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Market Data Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) ASIC
1 7 (77.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Low Latency
1 7 (77.78%) Network Architecture
2 6 (66.67%) Electronic Trading
2 6 (66.67%) High-Frequency Trading
2 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) ETRM
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) CheckPoint
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) OpenLink
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com