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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 28 56 42
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -14
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 29 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.13% 1.45% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 34.12% 2.48% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27 5 1
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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
85 202 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 20.88% 58.38% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 66 166 89
Average salary £40,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 5 May 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 66 (97.06%) Windows
1 66 (97.06%) Finance
2 56 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 34 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 32 (47.06%) MS Office
4 32 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (47.06%) Data Protection
4 32 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (45.59%) IIS
6 29 (42.65%) SQL
7 25 (36.76%) TCP/IP
8 24 (35.29%) VPN
8 24 (35.29%) DNS
8 24 (35.29%) Cisco
8 24 (35.29%) Active Directory
8 24 (35.29%) Citrix
8 24 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (35.29%) MCSE
8 24 (35.29%) MCSA
8 24 (35.29%) MS Excel
8 24 (35.29%) ITIL
8 24 (35.29%) DHCP
8 24 (35.29%) Remedy
8 24 (35.29%) Sophos
8 24 (35.29%) Software Packaging
8 24 (35.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 24 (35.29%) XenApp
8 24 (35.29%) BitLocker
9 23 (33.82%) Performance Tuning
9 23 (33.82%) Performance Monitoring

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 31 (45.59%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (47.06%) MS Office
2 24 (35.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (36.76%) TCP/IP
2 24 (35.29%) VPN
2 24 (35.29%) DNS
2 24 (35.29%) DHCP
3 10 (14.71%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) 2G
4 1 (1.47%) 2.5G
4 1 (1.47%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.47%) 3G
4 1 (1.47%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (17.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 11 (16.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 8 (11.76%) ClearQuest
3 8 (11.76%) MSI
3 8 (11.76%) InstallShield
4 1 (1.47%) Subversion
4 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.47%) ClearCase
General
1 66 (97.06%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Support Specialist
2 23 (33.82%) DBA
2 23 (33.82%) SQL DBA
3 17 (25.00%) Wintel Support
3 17 (25.00%) Wintel Specialist
3 17 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 15 (22.06%) Analyst
5 8 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Technical Support Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Support Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Technical Support
7 4 (5.88%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.41%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (4.41%) Senior SQL DBA
8 3 (4.41%) Applications Support Specialist
8 3 (4.41%) Senior DBA
8 3 (4.41%) Senior SQL Server DBA
9 2 (2.94%) Configuration Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.29%) Software Packaging
2 23 (33.82%) COM
3 8 (11.76%) .NET
4 3 (4.41%) XML
5 1 (1.47%) Spring
5 1 (1.47%) HTML
5 1 (1.47%) J2EE
5 1 (1.47%) CSS
5 1 (1.47%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.82%) N-Tier
1 23 (33.82%) Data Protection Act
1 23 (33.82%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.76%) CMDB
3 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 66 (97.06%) Windows
2 32 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 32 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (13.24%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.06%) Data Protection
2 24 (35.29%) ITIL
3 23 (33.82%) Data Modelling
3 23 (33.82%) Migration
3 23 (33.82%) Capacity Planning
3 23 (33.82%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (33.82%) Performance Monitoring
4 19 (27.94%) Configuration Management
5 10 (14.71%) Infrastructure Management
5 10 (14.71%) Load Balancing
6 9 (13.24%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.47%) Scrum
8 1 (1.47%) OO
Programming Languages
1 29 (42.65%) SQL
2 23 (33.82%) T-SQL
3 18 (26.47%) Java
4 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.47%) Perl
4 1 (1.47%) C++
4 1 (1.47%) Python
4 1 (1.47%) Ruby
4 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (35.29%) MCSE
1 24 (35.29%) MCSA
1 24 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.94%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 24 (35.29%) Active Directory
1 24 (35.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 24 (35.29%) XenApp
1 24 (35.29%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 56 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 24 (35.29%) Citrix
2 24 (35.29%) Remedy
2 24 (35.29%) Sophos
2 24 (35.29%) Cisco