Period
to 21 August 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 6 months to 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Front Office
England > South East
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 492 554 498
Rank change year-on-year +62 -56 +19
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 43 56 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.15% 0.38%
As % of the General category 0.44% 0.42% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 37 35 89
South East median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -10.96% +4.29%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £57,250 £150,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

Front Office is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 9857 13202 15471
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 33.88% 35.78% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7596 10659 11851
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - -

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Front Office in the South East

Front Office
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Front Office in the South East

Front Office
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front Office in the South East over the 6 months to 21 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Front Office in the South East

Front Office
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 August 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
Thames Valley +52 19 £42,500 -50.72%
Berkshire +44 14 £42,500 -56.41%
East Sussex +11 13 £80,000 +220.00%
Hampshire +39 6 £28,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
West Sussex +12 4 £45,000 +25.00%
Surrey +50 1 £55,000 +64.18%
Front Office
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 28 (65.12%) SQL
2 18 (41.86%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (39.53%) Degree
4 16 (37.21%) Computer Science
5 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
6 14 (32.56%) Java
6 14 (32.56%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (30.23%) SOAP
7 13 (30.23%) SOA
7 13 (30.23%) German Language
7 13 (30.23%) Finance
7 13 (30.23%) Use Case
7 13 (30.23%) QA
7 13 (30.23%) SaaS
7 13 (30.23%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (30.23%) SDLC
7 13 (30.23%) REST
7 13 (30.23%) Presales
7 13 (30.23%) Business Process Analysis
8 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
8 9 (20.93%) Fintech
9 8 (18.60%) Windows
10 7 (16.28%) ITIL
10 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (16.28%) Back Office
11 6 (13.95%) SLA
11 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
12 5 (11.63%) Legal
12 5 (11.63%) Citrix
12 5 (11.63%) Lotus

Front Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (11.63%) IBM Notes
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.33%) Jetty
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) SaaS
2 4 (9.30%) Office 365
3 3 (6.98%) G Suite
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) VPN
2 2 (4.65%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) HTTP
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) PBX
3 1 (2.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) SMTP
3 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.33%) DTS
3 1 (2.33%) Power BI
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.33%) JUnit
1 1 (2.33%) Mockito
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
1 13 (30.23%) German Language
2 7 (16.28%) Back Office
3 5 (11.63%) Legal
4 4 (9.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Analyst
2 11 (25.58%) Architect
2 11 (25.58%) SaaS Architect
2 11 (25.58%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (23.26%) Consultant
3 10 (23.26%) Implementation Consultant
4 9 (20.93%) Software Consultant
4 9 (20.93%) Software Implementation Consultant
5 5 (11.63%) Service Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.65%) Business Change Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Change Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) SaaS Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Finance Manager
9 1 (2.33%) Investment Management Business Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Software Deployment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) REST
1 13 (30.23%) SOAP
2 2 (4.65%) CSS
2 2 (4.65%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.33%) HTML5
3 1 (2.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (2.33%) LINQ
3 1 (2.33%) RequireJS
3 1 (2.33%) Servlets
3 1 (2.33%) Spring
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (37.21%) Computer Science
3 13 (30.23%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (20.93%) Fintech
5 2 (4.65%) iPad
6 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.30%) Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Android
4 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) CentOS
5 1 (2.33%) Debian
5 1 (2.33%) Fedora
5 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.33%) Unix
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (30.23%) Business Process Analysis
2 13 (30.23%) Presales
2 13 (30.23%) SDLC
2 13 (30.23%) SOA
2 13 (30.23%) Use Case
3 7 (16.28%) ITIL
4 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (11.63%) Service Management
4 5 (11.63%) Ticket Management
5 4 (9.30%) Lean Six Sigma
5 4 (9.30%) Project Management
5 4 (9.30%) Six Sigma
6 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.98%) Change Control
6 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.98%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.65%) Change Management
7 2 (4.65%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (4.65%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) SQL
2 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
3 14 (32.56%) Java
4 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.33%) CCNA
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) HND
3 1 (2.33%) MCP
3 1 (2.33%) MCSE
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) QA
2 6 (13.95%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Citrix
1 5 (11.63%) Lotus
2 3 (6.98%) Google
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) VMware
4 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.33%) Kaspersky
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow