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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 71 80 86
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 27 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.55% 0.85% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.74% 2.00% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 7
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +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
309 401 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 29.18% 42.80% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 215 303 321
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £22,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £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 22 May 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 +27 26 £35,000 -6.66%
Client/Server
South West

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 59 (96.72%) Windows
2 56 (91.80%) Finance
3 51 (83.61%) Microsoft
4 33 (54.10%) SQL Server
5 31 (50.82%) MS Office
6 30 (49.18%) IIS
7 28 (45.90%) SQL
8 27 (44.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (44.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (42.62%) Data Protection
10 22 (36.07%) T-SQL
10 22 (36.07%) COM
10 22 (36.07%) N-Tier
10 22 (36.07%) Data Modelling
10 22 (36.07%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (34.43%) Performance Tuning
11 21 (34.43%) Performance Monitoring
11 21 (34.43%) Capacity Planning
11 21 (34.43%) Data Protection Act
11 21 (34.43%) TCP/IP
11 21 (34.43%) Migration
12 20 (32.79%) MS Excel
12 20 (32.79%) Active Directory
12 20 (32.79%) Citrix
12 20 (32.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (32.79%) Remedy
12 20 (32.79%) Sophos
12 20 (32.79%) DHCP
12 20 (32.79%) VPN
12 20 (32.79%) DNS

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 30 (49.18%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (50.82%) MS Office
2 20 (32.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (34.43%) TCP/IP
2 20 (32.79%) DHCP
2 20 (32.79%) VPN
2 20 (32.79%) DNS
3 10 (16.39%) Firewall
4 1 (1.64%) 2G
4 1 (1.64%) 2.5G
4 1 (1.64%) 3G
4 1 (1.64%) SDH
4 1 (1.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (54.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 11 (18.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (13.11%) ClearQuest
3 8 (13.11%) MSI
3 8 (13.11%) InstallShield
3 8 (13.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.64%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.64%) Subversion
4 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
General
1 56 (91.80%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Support Specialist
2 22 (36.07%) DBA
2 22 (36.07%) SQL DBA
3 18 (29.51%) SQL Server DBA
4 15 (24.59%) Wintel Support
4 15 (24.59%) Wintel Specialist
5 10 (16.39%) Analyst
6 8 (13.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.92%) Senior SQL DBA
8 3 (4.92%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (4.92%) Senior DBA
8 3 (4.92%) Senior SQL Server DBA
8 3 (4.92%) Applications Support Specialist
9 2 (3.28%) Technical Support Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Software Development Manager
9 2 (3.28%) Configuration Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Software Manager
9 2 (3.28%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.07%) COM
2 20 (32.79%) Software Packaging
3 8 (13.11%) .NET
4 3 (4.92%) XML
5 2 (3.28%) MFC
6 1 (1.64%) CSS
6 1 (1.64%) STL
6 1 (1.64%) HTML
6 1 (1.64%) J2EE
6 1 (1.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (36.07%) N-Tier
1 22 (36.07%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (34.43%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (13.11%) CMDB
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 59 (96.72%) Windows
2 27 (44.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 27 (44.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.20%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (3.28%) UNIX
4 2 (3.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) Data Protection
2 22 (36.07%) Data Modelling
3 21 (34.43%) Performance Tuning
3 21 (34.43%) Performance Monitoring
3 21 (34.43%) Capacity Planning
3 21 (34.43%) Migration
4 20 (32.79%) ITIL
5 15 (24.59%) Configuration Management
6 10 (16.39%) Infrastructure Management
6 10 (16.39%) Load Balancing
7 5 (8.20%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (4.92%) OO
9 2 (3.28%) Information Management
9 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.28%) OOD
10 1 (1.64%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) SQL
2 22 (36.07%) T-SQL
3 14 (22.95%) Java
4 3 (4.92%) C++
5 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.64%) Perl
5 1 (1.64%) Python
5 1 (1.64%) Ruby
5 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (32.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (32.79%) MCSE
1 20 (32.79%) MCSA
2 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 20 (32.79%) Active Directory
1 20 (32.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 20 (32.79%) BitLocker
1 20 (32.79%) XenApp
Vendors
1 51 (83.61%) Microsoft
2 20 (32.79%) Citrix
2 20 (32.79%) Remedy
2 20 (32.79%) Sophos
2 20 (32.79%) Cisco