The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 35 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 15 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.42% 1.60% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.52% 3.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 0
Average salary £33,000 £33,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Client/Server
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
81 152 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 23.89% 48.56% 40.37%
Number of salaries quoted 75 124 79
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Client/Server across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Client/Server
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Client/Server across the Cheltenham region.

Client/Server Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Client/Server 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 Client/Server.

1 42 (95.45%) Finance
2 38 (86.36%) Microsoft
3 36 (81.82%) Windows
4 21 (47.73%) TCP/IP
5 20 (45.45%) VPN
5 20 (45.45%) DNS
5 20 (45.45%) MCSE
5 20 (45.45%) MCSA
5 20 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 20 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 20 (45.45%) ITIL
5 20 (45.45%) DHCP
5 20 (45.45%) Citrix
5 20 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (45.45%) Remedy
5 20 (45.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 20 (45.45%) XenApp
5 20 (45.45%) BitLocker
6 18 (40.91%) MS Office
7 17 (38.64%) IIS
7 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (38.64%) Data Protection
8 16 (36.36%) SQL
9 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
9 15 (34.09%) Sophos
9 15 (34.09%) Cisco
9 15 (34.09%) Software Packaging
10 14 (31.82%) Data Protection Act
10 14 (31.82%) Capacity Planning

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Client/Server 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 Client/Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (38.64%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 18 (40.91%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (47.73%) TCP/IP
2 20 (45.45%) VPN
2 20 (45.45%) DNS
2 20 (45.45%) DHCP
3 5 (11.36%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) 2G
4 1 (2.27%) 2.5G
4 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.27%) 3G
4 1 (2.27%) SDH
4 1 (2.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.82%) ClearQuest
3 3 (6.82%) MSI
3 3 (6.82%) InstallShield
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) ClearCase
General
1 42 (95.45%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Support Specialist
2 14 (31.82%) DBA
2 14 (31.82%) SQL DBA
3 13 (29.55%) Wintel Support
4 12 (27.27%) SQL Server DBA
5 9 (20.45%) Wintel Specialist
6 5 (11.36%) Wintel Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Applications Support
7 4 (9.09%) Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior SQL DBA
8 3 (6.82%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Applications Support Specialist
8 3 (6.82%) Senior DBA
8 3 (6.82%) Senior SQL Server DBA
9 2 (4.55%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) Software Packaging
2 14 (31.82%) COM
3 3 (6.82%) .NET
3 3 (6.82%) XML
4 1 (2.27%) Middleware
4 1 (2.27%) Spring
4 1 (2.27%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) J2EE
4 1 (2.27%) CSS
4 1 (2.27%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) N-Tier
1 14 (31.82%) Data Protection Act
1 14 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) CMDB
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (81.82%) Windows
2 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) ITIL
2 17 (38.64%) Data Protection
3 14 (31.82%) Capacity Planning
3 14 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (31.82%) Performance Monitoring
3 14 (31.82%) Data Modelling
3 14 (31.82%) Migration
4 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 8 (18.18%) SDLC
5 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (11.36%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.27%) Scrum
8 1 (2.27%) Project Management
8 1 (2.27%) OO
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) SQL
2 14 (31.82%) T-SQL
3 7 (15.91%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) Perl
4 1 (2.27%) C++
4 1 (2.27%) VBScript
4 1 (2.27%) VB
4 1 (2.27%) Python
4 1 (2.27%) Ruby
4 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) MCSE
1 20 (45.45%) MCSA
1 20 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (45.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 20 (45.45%) XenApp
1 20 (45.45%) BitLocker
2 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 38 (86.36%) Microsoft
2 20 (45.45%) Citrix
2 20 (45.45%) Remedy
3 15 (34.09%) Sophos
3 15 (34.09%) Cisco