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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 234 202 209
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +7
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 4 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.064% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.18% 0.42% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 10
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +2.77%
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
2255 2133 2184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.26% 41.92% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1754 1721 1845
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
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 19 September 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 +4 3 - -
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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%) Client/Server
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
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%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Direct Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Management

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Business Process Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Process Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
1 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Direct Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft