The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 153 193 171
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -22
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 89 32 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.50% 0.61% 0.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.63% 1.58% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 81 29 48
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Client/Server
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1924 2028 2090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.36% 38.52% 38.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1642 1760
Average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% -0.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Client/Server
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Client/Server Salary Trend in the South West

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Client/Server across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Client/Server Salary Histogram in the South West

Client/Server
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Gloucestershire +23 33 £33,000 -8.33% 1
Bristol 0 28 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Wiltshire +17 15 £35,000 -15.15% 3
Dorset - 7 £45,000 - 4
Somerset +9 5 £40,000 +86.04%
Client/Server
England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 89 (57.79%) Windows
2 73 (47.40%) SQL Server
3 71 (46.10%) Finance
4 62 (40.26%) SQL
5 51 (33.12%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 42 (27.27%) XML
7 42 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 41 (26.62%) C#
9 37 (24.03%) Oracle
10 35 (22.73%) Java
11 34 (22.08%) N-Tier
11 34 (22.08%) Degree
12 33 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
13 29 (18.83%) MS Office
14 28 (18.18%) Computer Science
15 27 (17.53%) Spring
15 27 (17.53%) IIS
15 27 (17.53%) UML
16 26 (16.88%) Windows Server 2003
16 26 (16.88%) Windows Server 2008
17 25 (16.23%) Banking
18 24 (15.58%) WCF
18 24 (15.58%) VMware
18 24 (15.58%) Scrum
18 24 (15.58%) Active Directory
18 24 (15.58%) TCP/IP
18 24 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
18 24 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
19 23 (14.94%) Relational Database

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 27 (17.53%) IIS
2 18 (11.69%) JBoss
2 18 (11.69%) WebLogic
2 18 (11.69%) WebSphere
3 13 (8.44%) Apache ServiceMix
4 6 (3.90%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (18.83%) MS Office
2 21 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.95%) SaaS
2 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.58%) TCP/IP
2 21 (13.64%) VPN
2 21 (13.64%) DNS
2 21 (13.64%) DHCP
3 9 (5.84%) Internet
3 9 (5.84%) Firewall
4 5 (3.25%) Wireshark
4 5 (3.25%) HTTP
4 5 (3.25%) LDAP
5 2 (1.30%) SMTP
5 2 (1.30%) Intranet
5 2 (1.30%) Extranet
6 1 (0.65%) LAN
6 1 (0.65%) PBX
6 1 (0.65%) VoIP
6 1 (0.65%) WAN
6 1 (0.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (47.40%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.94%) Relational Database
3 17 (11.04%) RDBMS
4 12 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.60%) SQLite
7 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.65%) MS Access
8 1 (0.65%) DTS
Development Applications
1 18 (11.69%) Ant
1 18 (11.69%) JUnit
1 18 (11.69%) Eclipse
2 15 (9.74%) Visual Studio
3 13 (8.44%) Maven
3 13 (8.44%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.44%) Eclipse RCP
3 13 (8.44%) Jenkins
4 9 (5.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (5.19%) CruiseControl
6 6 (3.90%) JIRA
7 5 (3.25%) ClearQuest
7 5 (3.25%) MSI
7 5 (3.25%) InstallShield
8 4 (2.60%) Bugzilla
8 4 (2.60%) Xcode
8 4 (2.60%) NUnit
8 4 (2.60%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.60%) Subversion
General
1 71 (46.10%) Finance
2 25 (16.23%) Banking
3 13 (8.44%) French Language
4 11 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 9 (5.84%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.25%) German Language
7 3 (1.95%) Retail
8 1 (0.65%) Advertising
8 1 (0.65%) Games
8 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (20.78%) Developer
2 30 (19.48%) Software Engineer
3 25 (16.23%) Analyst
4 17 (11.04%) DBA
4 17 (11.04%) SQL DBA
5 16 (10.39%) Architect
6 15 (9.74%) Support Analyst
7 13 (8.44%) Support Specialist
7 13 (8.44%) Java Software Engineer
8 12 (7.79%) Senior Software Engineer
9 11 (7.14%) Technical Support
9 11 (7.14%) Technical Architect
9 11 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
10 10 (6.49%) Wintel Support
10 10 (6.49%) Wintel Specialist
10 10 (6.49%) Software Developer
10 10 (6.49%) C# Developer
10 10 (6.49%) SQL Server DBA
11 9 (5.84%) Technical Analyst
12 8 (5.19%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (27.27%) XML
2 27 (17.53%) Spring
3 24 (15.58%) WCF
4 19 (12.34%) .NET
5 18 (11.69%) JMS
5 18 (11.69%) JSP
5 18 (11.69%) Servlets
6 17 (11.04%) WebSphere MQ
6 17 (11.04%) XSLT
6 17 (11.04%) COM
7 16 (10.39%) Middleware
8 15 (9.74%) J2EE
8 15 (9.74%) Software Packaging
9 14 (9.09%) WPF
10 13 (8.44%) GWT
10 13 (8.44%) OSGi
11 12 (7.79%) JSF
12 11 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 11 (7.14%) .NET Framework
12 11 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (22.08%) N-Tier
2 33 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 24 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (10.39%) Data Protection Act
6 14 (9.09%) Mathematics
7 13 (8.44%) Inversion of Control
7 13 (8.44%) SWIFT
7 13 (8.44%) Embedded Systems
8 12 (7.79%) Open Source
9 5 (3.25%) Algorithms
9 5 (3.25%) CMDB
10 4 (2.60%) Clustering
11 3 (1.95%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 89 (57.79%) Windows
2 26 (16.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 26 (16.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (14.29%) UNIX
4 17 (11.04%) Linux
5 6 (3.90%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (2.60%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.95%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.95%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.30%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (33.12%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 27 (17.53%) UML
4 24 (15.58%) Scrum
5 23 (14.94%) ITIL
6 22 (14.29%) Data Protection
7 19 (12.34%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (11.04%) Capacity Planning
8 17 (11.04%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (11.04%) Migration
8 17 (11.04%) TDD
9 16 (10.39%) Data Modelling
9 16 (10.39%) Performance Monitoring
10 15 (9.74%) Software Testing
11 14 (9.09%) Unit Testing
11 14 (9.09%) SOA
12 13 (8.44%) Configuration Management
12 13 (8.44%) Problem Management
13 12 (7.79%) Web Application Development
14 11 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 62 (40.26%) SQL
2 41 (26.62%) C#
3 35 (22.73%) Java
4 23 (14.94%) C++
5 20 (12.99%) T-SQL
6 13 (8.44%) JavaScript
7 11 (7.14%) C
8 5 (3.25%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.60%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.60%) Ruby
10 3 (1.95%) PHP
10 3 (1.95%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.30%) VB
12 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (22.08%) Degree
2 19 (12.34%) Security Cleared
3 18 (11.69%) SC Cleared
4 16 (10.39%) MCSE
4 16 (10.39%) MCSA
4 16 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.95%) ISEB
6 2 (1.30%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.30%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.60%) QA
2 3 (1.95%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (15.58%) Active Directory
1 24 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (10.39%) XenApp
2 16 (10.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.25%) MOM
1 5 (3.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.30%) SCCM
2 2 (1.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 37 (24.03%) Oracle
3 24 (15.58%) VMware
4 17 (11.04%) IBM
5 16 (10.39%) Remedy
5 16 (10.39%) Citrix
6 15 (9.74%) Sophos
6 15 (9.74%) Cisco
7 13 (8.44%) Google
8 3 (1.95%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.30%) Siebel
9 2 (1.30%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.30%) Altiris
10 1 (0.65%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.65%) Sybase
10 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £60k to £85k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Free parking, private health care, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Pension, Free Parking, Gym
Posted: 12 days ago