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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 227 213 209
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 18 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.44% 0.30%
As % of the General category 0.76% 1.07% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 13
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +75.92%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +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
2371 2424 2136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 37.44% 40.86% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1889 1962 1804
Average salary £41,500 £39,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.73% +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 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 - 15 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £42,500 -
Dorset - 1 £65,000 -
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 19 (86.36%) SAP
1 19 (86.36%) CRM
1 19 (86.36%) SAP CRM
2 16 (72.73%) MS Office
2 16 (72.73%) ERP
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 16 (72.73%) Back Office
3 15 (68.18%) Security Management
3 15 (68.18%) SAP ERP
4 14 (63.64%) Service Management
4 14 (63.64%) SAP SM
5 13 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (59.09%) Syclo
6 6 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (13.64%) Internet
7 3 (13.64%) Finance
7 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
7 3 (13.64%) Use Case
8 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
8 2 (9.09%) Logistics
8 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
8 2 (9.09%) Sybase
8 2 (9.09%) SQL
8 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
8 2 (9.09%) Migration
8 2 (9.09%) Project Management
9 1 (4.55%) Middleware
9 1 (4.55%) .NET
9 1 (4.55%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (72.73%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (86.36%) SAP CRM
2 15 (68.18%) SAP ERP
3 14 (63.64%) SAP SM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 16 (72.73%) Back Office
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Analyst
2 16 (72.73%) Support Analyst
2 16 (72.73%) SAP Support
2 16 (72.73%) SAP Support Analyst
2 16 (72.73%) SAP Analyst
3 9 (40.91%) CRM Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Business Process Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Process Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (4.55%) SAP Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
1 1 (4.55%) WPF
1 1 (4.55%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) CRM
2 16 (72.73%) ERP
3 15 (68.18%) Security Management
4 14 (63.64%) Service Management
5 13 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (13.64%) Use Case
8 2 (9.09%) Logistics
8 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 2 (9.09%) Project Management
8 2 (9.09%) Migration
8 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
9 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.55%) Coaching
9 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
9 1 (4.55%) Content Management
9 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
9 1 (4.55%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) SAP
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 13 (59.09%) Syclo
4 2 (9.09%) Sybase