The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 58 84 86
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +2
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 42 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.96% 0.66% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.46% 1.85% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 39 3 7
Average salary £31,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Client/Server
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
337 324 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.79% 35.84% 42.32%
Number of salaries quoted 271 261 290
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Client/Server
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Client/Server Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Client/Server across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Client/Server Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Client/Server
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 40 £31,500 - 1
Client/Server
South West

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (97.67%) Windows
2 40 (93.02%) Finance
3 33 (76.74%) Microsoft
4 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (46.51%) MS Office
4 20 (46.51%) Data Protection
4 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
5 19 (44.19%) IIS
6 18 (41.86%) SQL
7 14 (32.56%) T-SQL
7 14 (32.56%) COM
7 14 (32.56%) N-Tier
7 14 (32.56%) Data Modelling
7 14 (32.56%) Migration
7 14 (32.56%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (32.56%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (32.56%) Performance Monitoring
7 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (32.56%) Data Protection Act
8 13 (30.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 13 (30.23%) XenApp
8 13 (30.23%) Remedy
8 13 (30.23%) Configuration Management
8 13 (30.23%) Citrix
8 13 (30.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (30.23%) MCSE
8 13 (30.23%) MCSA
8 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
8 13 (30.23%) DHCP

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 19 (44.19%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (46.51%) MS Office
2 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) DHCP
1 13 (30.23%) TCP/IP
1 13 (30.23%) VPN
1 13 (30.23%) DNS
2 7 (16.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MSI
1 5 (11.63%) InstallShield
1 5 (11.63%) ClearQuest
1 5 (11.63%) Visual Studio
1 5 (11.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (93.02%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) SQL DBA
1 14 (32.56%) Analyst
1 14 (32.56%) DBA
2 10 (23.26%) Support Specialist
3 8 (18.60%) Support Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server DBA
3 8 (18.60%) Wintel Support
3 8 (18.60%) Wintel Specialist
4 6 (13.95%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Technical Support Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Technical Support
5 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Software Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Configuration Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Development Manager
6 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) COM
2 12 (27.91%) Software Packaging
3 5 (11.63%) .NET
4 2 (4.65%) MFC
5 1 (2.33%) HTML
5 1 (2.33%) J2EE
5 1 (2.33%) CSS
5 1 (2.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) N-Tier
1 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (32.56%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (11.63%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 42 (97.67%) Windows
2 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2003
2 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.95%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (4.65%) UNIX
4 2 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Data Protection
2 14 (32.56%) Data Modelling
2 14 (32.56%) Migration
2 14 (32.56%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (32.56%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (32.56%) Performance Monitoring
3 13 (30.23%) Configuration Management
3 13 (30.23%) ITIL
4 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (16.28%) Load Balancing
5 6 (13.95%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) Information Management
6 2 (4.65%) OOD
6 2 (4.65%) OO
7 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) SQL
2 14 (32.56%) T-SQL
3 12 (27.91%) Java
4 2 (4.65%) C++
5 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (30.23%) MCSE
1 13 (30.23%) MCSA
2 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 13 (30.23%) XenApp
2 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (76.74%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.23%) Remedy
2 13 (30.23%) Citrix
3 12 (27.91%) Cisco
3 12 (27.91%) Sophos