The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 96 105 104
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.091% 0.29% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.59% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -54.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
Client/Server
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
412 506 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.42% 48.94% 41.43%
Number of salaries quoted 351 449 378
Average salary £37,500 £42,446 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.65% -0.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £24,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Client/Server
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Client/Server Salary Trend in Kent

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) CTI
2 2 (40.00%) WinForms
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) WPF
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) R
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) MSBuild
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Caliburn.Micro
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) STL

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) CTI
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (20.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (20.00%) NUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Application Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) WinForms
2 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) Caliburn.Micro
3 1 (20.00%) STL
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) R
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft