Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 356 341 341
Rank change year-on-year -15 0 +20
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 18 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.14% 0.14% 0.085%
As % of the General category 0.32% 0.37% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 8
North West median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +23.08% -27.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £20,000 £20,425
90th Percentile £76,250 £51,750 £57,250
England median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% -

Front Office is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5674 4572 4909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 42.83% 36.56% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4141 3683 3898
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Front Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Front Office in the North West

Front Office
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Front Office in the North West

Front Office
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front Office in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Front Office in the North West

Front Office
Job Locations in the North 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 North West region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -6 13 £70,000 +47.37%
Merseyside +16 2 £47,500 -5.94%
Cheshire -33 2 £32,500 +62.50%
Front Office
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 10 (55.56%) CISSP
1 10 (55.56%) CISA
1 10 (55.56%) CISM
1 10 (55.56%) Data Security
1 10 (55.56%) Information Security
1 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (38.89%) CRISC
2 7 (38.89%) Data Transformation
2 7 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (33.33%) Data Privacy
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
5 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 4 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) SSCP
5 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 4 (22.22%) Network Security
5 4 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (22.22%) DDoS Mitigation
5 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (16.67%) GDPR
6 3 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (16.67%) OneDrive
6 3 (16.67%) Office 365
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
6 3 (16.67%) PowerShell

Front Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
1 3 (16.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) CISSP Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Security Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Technician
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Security Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Head of Information
5 1 (5.56%) Head of Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) Head of Security
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Java SE
1 1 (5.56%) JMS
1 1 (5.56%) REST
1 1 (5.56%) Spring
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (11.11%) User Experience
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) HPUX
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Data Security
1 10 (55.56%) Information Security
2 7 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (38.89%) Data Transformation
3 6 (33.33%) Data Privacy
4 4 (22.22%) DDoS Mitigation
4 4 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 3 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
6 2 (11.11%) Wealth Management
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.56%) DMAIC
7 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) CISA
1 10 (55.56%) CISM
1 10 (55.56%) CISSP
2 7 (38.89%) CRISC
3 4 (22.22%) SSCP
4 2 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (5.56%) ACCA
5 1 (5.56%) CIMA
5 1 (5.56%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (16.67%) GDPR
3 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (5.56%) FATCA
4 1 (5.56%) MiFID
4 1 (5.56%) PMO
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Forcepoint
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) 3PAR