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 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 224 205 210
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 3 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.048% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.13% 0.27% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 7
Average salary - £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.39%
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 West region.

General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2283 2192 2126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.82% 42.36% 37.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1743 1746 1821
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 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
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 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
Wiltshire -2 3 - -
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Internet
1 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
1 3 (75.00%) SAP CRM
1 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Business Process Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Process Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
1 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Direct Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) VMware