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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 136 178 156
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -22
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 93 30 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.51% 0.59% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.55% 1.94% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 86 30 62
Average salary £35,657 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.91% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1677 1549 1569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.19% 30.59% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 1287 1341
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £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 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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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
Bristol +13 31 £37,500 - 5
Wiltshire +2 22 £35,657 +1.87% 1
Dorset - 14 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire +3 10 £34,500 -8.00%
Somerset -12 10 £27,000 -29.41% 3
Devon - 1 £63,000 -
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 100 (60.98%) SQL
2 93 (56.71%) SQL Server
3 65 (39.63%) Degree
4 63 (38.41%) C#
5 61 (37.20%) Java
5 61 (37.20%) Software Engineering
6 60 (36.59%) XML
7 55 (33.54%) N-Tier
7 55 (33.54%) .NET
8 54 (32.93%) VMware
8 54 (32.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 52 (31.71%) Oracle
10 50 (30.49%) UML
11 48 (29.27%) Windows
11 48 (29.27%) ASP.NET
11 48 (29.27%) Finance
12 45 (27.44%) Enterprise Software
12 45 (27.44%) Relational Database
13 44 (26.83%) WebSphere
14 43 (26.22%) Agile Software Development
14 43 (26.22%) WebLogic
15 42 (25.61%) JMS
16 41 (25.00%) Eclipse
16 41 (25.00%) JBoss
16 41 (25.00%) Ant
16 41 (25.00%) JUnit
16 41 (25.00%) JSP
16 41 (25.00%) Servlets
16 41 (25.00%) RDBMS
17 40 (24.39%) WebSphere MQ

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 44 (26.83%) WebSphere
2 43 (26.22%) WebLogic
3 23 (14.02%) Apache ServiceMix
4 14 (8.54%) MS Exchange
5 8 (4.88%) IIS
6 3 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.22%) Lync
7 2 (1.22%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.22%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 7 (4.27%) MS Office
2 4 (2.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.83%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.66%) SaaS
2 5 (3.05%) Office 365
2 5 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.22%) PaaS
4 2 (1.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.41%) VoIP
2 12 (7.32%) PBX
2 12 (7.32%) TCP/IP
3 10 (6.10%) VPN
4 9 (5.49%) Firewall
5 8 (4.88%) Internet
6 5 (3.05%) DNS
6 5 (3.05%) SAN
6 5 (3.05%) HTTP
7 4 (2.44%) SMTP
7 4 (2.44%) DHCP
7 4 (2.44%) LDAP
7 4 (2.44%) Wireshark
7 4 (2.44%) CTI
7 4 (2.44%) Intranet
8 3 (1.83%) DMZ
9 1 (0.61%) LAN
9 1 (0.61%) WAN
9 1 (0.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (56.71%) SQL Server
2 45 (27.44%) Relational Database
3 41 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 9 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.83%) MySQL
8 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.22%) MS Access
9 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 41 (25.00%) Ant
1 41 (25.00%) JUnit
1 41 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 33 (20.12%) Eclipse RCP
3 13 (7.93%) Git (software)
4 12 (7.32%) Jenkins
4 12 (7.32%) Maven
5 10 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (4.88%) Bugzilla
7 6 (3.66%) SoapUI
8 5 (3.05%) CruiseControl
9 3 (1.83%) Subversion
9 3 (1.83%) Selenium
9 3 (1.83%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (1.83%) JMeter
9 3 (1.83%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.83%) Hudson
9 3 (1.83%) Ranorex
10 2 (1.22%) SpecFlow
General
1 48 (29.27%) Finance
2 38 (23.17%) Banking
3 33 (20.12%) French Language
4 27 (16.46%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.83%) Front Office
5 3 (1.83%) Back Office
6 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.22%) Advertising
6 2 (1.22%) International Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Marketing
7 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (34.15%) Developer
2 38 (23.17%) .NET Developer
3 36 (21.95%) C# Developer
4 29 (17.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (14.63%) Software Engineer
6 18 (10.98%) Analyst
6 18 (10.98%) Java Software Engineer
7 16 (9.76%) Senior Developer
7 16 (9.76%) Support Engineer
8 15 (9.15%) Technical Support
8 15 (9.15%) Technical Support Engineer
8 15 (9.15%) Team Leader
8 15 (9.15%) Technical Engineer
8 15 (9.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (7.93%) Architect
10 12 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (6.71%) Help Desk Support
11 11 (6.71%) Java Team Leader
11 11 (6.71%) Help Desk Engineer
11 11 (6.71%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (36.59%) XML
2 55 (33.54%) .NET
3 48 (29.27%) ASP.NET
4 42 (25.61%) JMS
5 41 (25.00%) JSP
5 41 (25.00%) Servlets
6 40 (24.39%) WebSphere MQ
7 39 (23.78%) XSLT
8 38 (23.17%) J2EE
8 38 (23.17%) Spring
9 34 (20.73%) GWT
10 23 (14.02%) OSGi
11 17 (10.37%) WCF
12 13 (7.93%) Web Services
13 11 (6.71%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (6.10%) HTML
15 9 (5.49%) Middleware
15 9 (5.49%) .NET Framework
16 8 (4.88%) jQuery
17 6 (3.66%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (33.54%) N-Tier
2 45 (27.44%) Enterprise Software
3 34 (20.73%) Computer Science
4 33 (20.12%) Inversion of Control
4 33 (20.12%) SWIFT
5 16 (9.76%) Mathematics
6 7 (4.27%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (3.05%) iPad
8 4 (2.44%) CESG
9 3 (1.83%) e-Health
9 3 (1.83%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.83%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.22%) Open Source
11 1 (0.61%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 48 (29.27%) Windows
2 26 (15.85%) UNIX
3 19 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (10.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.27%) Linux
7 3 (1.83%) Windows CE
8 2 (1.22%) Android
8 2 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (37.20%) Software Engineering
2 50 (30.49%) UML
3 43 (26.22%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (22.56%) Unit Testing
5 34 (20.73%) OO
6 33 (20.12%) Scrum
7 26 (15.85%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (15.24%) TDD
9 20 (12.20%) OOA/OOD
9 20 (12.20%) Problem Management
10 16 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (9.76%) Workflow
11 13 (7.93%) OOD
12 12 (7.32%) Technical Architecture
13 11 (6.71%) MVC
14 10 (6.10%) SOA
15 9 (5.49%) ITIL
16 8 (4.88%) Test Automation
16 8 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
17 7 (4.27%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 100 (60.98%) SQL
2 63 (38.41%) C#
3 61 (37.20%) Java
4 37 (22.56%) JavaScript
5 20 (12.20%) C
6 7 (4.27%) Ruby
7 6 (3.66%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.66%) C++
8 5 (3.05%) Python
8 5 (3.05%) Perl
8 5 (3.05%) PHP
9 4 (2.44%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.44%) VB
9 4 (2.44%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.22%) VB6
11 1 (0.61%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 65 (39.63%) Degree
2 8 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.88%) ISEB
3 6 (3.66%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.05%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (1.83%) HND
5 3 (1.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.22%) MCSE
7 1 (0.61%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.59%) QA
2 5 (3.05%) SLA
3 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 54 (32.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.83%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.83%) VMware Server
3 3 (1.83%) XenApp
3 3 (1.83%) XenDesktop
3 3 (1.83%) vSphere
3 3 (1.83%) VMFS
3 3 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.83%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (2.44%) MOM
1 4 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (2.44%) SCCM
2 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 54 (32.93%) VMware
2 52 (31.71%) Oracle
3 41 (25.00%) JBoss
4 39 (23.78%) IBM
5 34 (20.73%) Google
6 22 (13.41%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.66%) HP
7 6 (3.66%) Sybase
8 5 (3.05%) CA
8 5 (3.05%) Apple
9 4 (2.44%) Citrix
10 3 (1.83%) Trustwave
10 3 (1.83%) AppSense
10 3 (1.83%) NetApp
10 3 (1.83%) SAP
10 3 (1.83%) EMC
11 2 (1.22%) FrontRange
11 2 (1.22%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.61%) ION Trading
12 1 (0.61%) Sage
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