Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
England > North West
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 350 364 327
Rank change year-on-year +14 -37 +28
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 16 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.13% 0.047% 0.098%
As % of the General category 0.33% 0.12% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 5
North West median annual salary £46,750 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.50% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £68,813 £59,125 £60,150
England median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +3.70%

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 4,896 4,840 4,616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.93% 38.00% 41.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3,730 3,681 3,716
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 18 June 2018.

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 18 June 2018. 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
Merseyside +9 9 £48,500 -3.00%
Manchester - 7 £38,500 -
Front Office
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing Front Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 7 (43.75%) Business Analysis
1 7 (43.75%) Investment Management
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) UML
3 5 (31.25%) Advertising
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (31.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) MiFID
4 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (25.00%) Wealth Management
4 4 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (25.00%) Information Security
4 4 (25.00%) CISA
4 4 (25.00%) CISM
4 4 (25.00%) Data Security
4 4 (25.00%) Back Office
4 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) CISSP
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (18.75%) Forcepoint
5 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
5 3 (18.75%) Banking
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) Office 365
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (18.75%) 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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
1 3 (18.75%) OneDrive
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Advertising
3 4 (25.00%) Back Office
4 3 (18.75%) Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Private Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) SOC Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Information Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Trainer
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Business Analysis
1 7 (43.75%) Investment Management
2 5 (31.25%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (31.25%) UML
3 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Data Security
3 4 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security
3 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Wealth Management
4 3 (18.75%) Business Process Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Data Privacy
4 3 (18.75%) SDLC
4 3 (18.75%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CISA
1 4 (25.00%) CISM
1 4 (25.00%) CISSP
2 3 (18.75%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (6.25%) CRISC
3 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PMP
3 1 (6.25%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (25.00%) MiFID
2 1 (6.25%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (6.25%) EMIR
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Forcepoint
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Capita
4 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Siebel