The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front Office
Rank 197 191 188
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 16 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the General category 0.85% 0.72% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 10
Average salary £38,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £42,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £100,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-27.61% +16.66%
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 West Midlands region.

General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1875 2077 1741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.55% 40.47% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1500 1698 1343
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Front Office
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Front Office Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Front Office
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front Office across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Front Office Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Front Office
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Wolverhampton - 8 £30,250 -
Birmingham -21 4 £50,000 - 1
Coventry - 2 £31,500 -
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) Retail
4 5 (25.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) MS Office
4 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (20.00%) Derivative
5 4 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (20.00%) Release Management
5 4 (20.00%) UNIX
5 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (20.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (15.00%) Wireless
6 3 (15.00%) GIS
6 3 (15.00%) ESRI
6 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.00%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (15.00%) Line Management
6 3 (15.00%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (15.00%) Web Design
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (10.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.00%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (5.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.00%) Sage CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Back Office
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Local Government
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Services Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 4 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 4 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Support
4 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Data Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Derivative
1 4 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (15.00%) GIS
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (5.00%) iPhone
4 1 (5.00%) iPad
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (20.00%) UNIX
3 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.00%) Android
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (20.00%) Release Management
2 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (15.00%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (15.00%) Line Management
3 3 (15.00%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (15.00%) Web Design
4 2 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Business Development
5 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
1 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (10.00%) VB
1 2 (10.00%) VB6
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) ESRI
3 2 (10.00%) Lotus
4 1 (5.00%) Lagan
4 1 (5.00%) Northgate
4 1 (5.00%) Civica
4 1 (5.00%) Orchard
4 1 (5.00%) Amdocs
4 1 (5.00%) Sage
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) FrontRange
4 1 (5.00%) Oneserve
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Code Red Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Travel, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago