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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 73 86 91
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 34 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.00% 0.87% 1.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.83% 1.94% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 10
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £41,500 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +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
346 412 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.51% 45.03% 45.73%
Number of salaries quoted 242 332 369
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 24 April 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 +31 33 £35,000 -12.50%
Client/Server
South West

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 71 (97.26%) Windows
2 68 (93.15%) Finance
3 59 (80.82%) Microsoft
4 35 (47.95%) SQL Server
5 33 (45.21%) MS Office
5 33 (45.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (45.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (43.84%) Data Protection
6 32 (43.84%) IIS
7 30 (41.10%) SQL
8 27 (36.99%) TCP/IP
9 26 (35.62%) VPN
9 26 (35.62%) DNS
9 26 (35.62%) ITIL
9 26 (35.62%) MCSE
9 26 (35.62%) MCSA
9 26 (35.62%) Citrix
9 26 (35.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (35.62%) MS Excel
9 26 (35.62%) Remedy
9 26 (35.62%) DHCP
9 26 (35.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 26 (35.62%) XenApp
9 26 (35.62%) BitLocker
10 25 (34.25%) Software Packaging
10 25 (34.25%) Sophos
10 25 (34.25%) Active Directory
10 25 (34.25%) Cisco
11 24 (32.88%) N-Tier
11 24 (32.88%) Data Modelling

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 32 (43.84%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (45.21%) MS Office
2 26 (35.62%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (36.99%) TCP/IP
2 26 (35.62%) VPN
2 26 (35.62%) DNS
2 26 (35.62%) DHCP
3 10 (13.70%) Firewall
4 1 (1.37%) 2G
4 1 (1.37%) 2.5G
4 1 (1.37%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.37%) 3G
4 1 (1.37%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (47.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (16.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 11 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (10.96%) Visual Studio
3 8 (10.96%) ClearQuest
3 8 (10.96%) MSI
3 8 (10.96%) InstallShield
4 1 (1.37%) Subversion
4 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.37%) ClearCase
General
1 68 (93.15%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (35.62%) Support Specialist
2 24 (32.88%) DBA
2 24 (32.88%) SQL DBA
3 18 (24.66%) SQL Server DBA
4 17 (23.29%) Analyst
4 17 (23.29%) Wintel Support
4 17 (23.29%) Wintel Specialist
5 8 (10.96%) Support Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Technical Support
6 6 (8.22%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.11%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.11%) Administrator
8 3 (4.11%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (4.11%) Applications Support Specialist
8 3 (4.11%) Senior DBA
8 3 (4.11%) Senior SQL Server DBA
8 3 (4.11%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (34.25%) Software Packaging
2 24 (32.88%) COM
3 8 (10.96%) .NET
4 3 (4.11%) XML
5 2 (2.74%) MFC
6 1 (1.37%) HTML
6 1 (1.37%) J2EE
6 1 (1.37%) Spring
6 1 (1.37%) CSS
6 1 (1.37%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.88%) N-Tier
1 24 (32.88%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (31.51%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (10.96%) CMDB
4 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 71 (97.26%) Windows
2 33 (45.21%) Windows Server 2003
2 33 (45.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (12.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (2.74%) Linux
4 2 (2.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.84%) Data Protection
2 26 (35.62%) ITIL
3 24 (32.88%) Data Modelling
4 23 (31.51%) Migration
4 23 (31.51%) Capacity Planning
4 23 (31.51%) Performance Tuning
4 23 (31.51%) Performance Monitoring
5 19 (26.03%) Configuration Management
6 10 (13.70%) Infrastructure Management
6 10 (13.70%) Load Balancing
7 9 (12.33%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (4.11%) OO
9 2 (2.74%) OOD
9 2 (2.74%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.74%) Information Management
10 1 (1.37%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.10%) SQL
2 24 (32.88%) T-SQL
3 18 (24.66%) Java
4 3 (4.11%) C++
5 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.37%) Perl
5 1 (1.37%) Python
5 1 (1.37%) Ruby
5 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (35.62%) MCSE
1 26 (35.62%) MCSA
1 26 (35.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.11%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 26 (35.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 26 (35.62%) XenApp
1 26 (35.62%) BitLocker
2 25 (34.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 59 (80.82%) Microsoft
2 26 (35.62%) Citrix
2 26 (35.62%) Remedy
3 25 (34.25%) Sophos
3 25 (34.25%) Cisco