The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 96 86 80
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 5 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 1.45% 1.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 4.51% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 3
Average salary £28,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +6.66%
Client/Server
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
475 532 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.55% 32.18% 36.52%
Number of salaries quoted 267 324 224
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,650 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Client/Server
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Client/Server Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (65.00%) Windows
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (55.00%) Coaching
4 10 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 10 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 10 (50.00%) DHCP
4 10 (50.00%) DNS
4 10 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 10 (50.00%) Clustering
4 10 (50.00%) Banking
4 10 (50.00%) Retail
5 7 (35.00%) Finance
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (25.00%) MS Office
7 5 (25.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (25.00%) Wealth Management
8 2 (10.00%) WSUS
8 2 (10.00%) SCCM
8 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
8 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (10.00%) MCITP
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.00%) Citrix
8 2 (10.00%) Publishing
8 2 (10.00%) Migration
8 2 (10.00%) JavaScript

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
1 5 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) DHCP
1 10 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) SMS
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) Intranet
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JUnit
1 1 (5.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.00%) Mockito
1 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (50.00%) Banking
1 10 (50.00%) Retail
2 7 (35.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Publishing
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) IT Business Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) Desktop Technician
2 2 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Quality Manager
3 1 (5.00%) QA Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) J2EE
1 1 (5.00%) EJB
1 1 (5.00%) JSP
1 1 (5.00%) Servlets
1 1 (5.00%) Struts
1 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.00%) Spring
1 1 (5.00%) JSF
1 1 (5.00%) Ajax
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
1 1 (5.00%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (5.00%) HTML5
1 1 (5.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) EPoS
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Social Media
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Coaching
2 10 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 10 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (25.00%) Wealth Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.00%) User Stories
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) MCP
1 2 (10.00%) MCSE
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) WSUS
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco