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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 171 181 186
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 75 58 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.18% 0.98% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.59% 2.50% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 68 49 39
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £25,900 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
2087 2322 2131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.95% 39.14% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1602 1903 1824
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Gloucestershire +12 34 £31,500 -39.13%
Bristol -4 16 £33,500 -25.55% 4
Wiltshire -2 12 £35,000 +35.92% 2
Somerset +16 9 £25,000 -24.81%
Dorset -17 1 £47,500 +46.15%
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 86 (51.81%) SQL Server
2 77 (46.39%) Windows
3 68 (40.96%) Finance
4 67 (40.36%) SQL
5 66 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (37.95%) Java
7 56 (33.73%) Degree
8 54 (32.53%) XML
9 49 (29.52%) Oracle
10 46 (27.71%) Software Engineering
11 45 (27.11%) N-Tier
12 44 (26.51%) Computer Science
13 43 (25.90%) C#
14 42 (25.30%) UML
15 41 (24.70%) Microsoft
16 40 (24.10%) Enterprise Software
17 36 (21.69%) Relational Database
17 36 (21.69%) VMware Infrastructure
17 36 (21.69%) VMware
18 33 (19.88%) WebLogic
18 33 (19.88%) WebSphere
19 31 (18.67%) Spring
19 31 (18.67%) Ant
19 31 (18.67%) JUnit
19 31 (18.67%) JSP
19 31 (18.67%) Servlets
19 31 (18.67%) JBoss
19 31 (18.67%) Eclipse
19 31 (18.67%) JMS
20 30 (18.07%) RDBMS

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 33 (19.88%) WebLogic
1 33 (19.88%) WebSphere
2 31 (18.67%) JBoss
3 20 (12.05%) IIS
3 20 (12.05%) Apache ServiceMix
4 10 (6.02%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.81%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.20%) OpenROAD
7 1 (0.60%) Lync
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (12.65%) MS Office
2 16 (9.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.61%) SaaS
2 2 (1.20%) Office 365
3 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.65%) TCP/IP
1 21 (12.65%) DNS
2 20 (12.05%) VPN
2 20 (12.05%) DHCP
3 12 (7.23%) Internet
3 12 (7.23%) Firewall
4 6 (3.61%) HTTP
5 5 (3.01%) LDAP
5 5 (3.01%) Wireshark
5 5 (3.01%) SMTP
6 4 (2.41%) Intranet
7 2 (1.20%) PBX
7 2 (1.20%) VoIP
7 2 (1.20%) SAN
8 1 (0.60%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (51.81%) SQL Server
2 36 (21.69%) Relational Database
3 30 (18.07%) RDBMS
4 12 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.20%) MS Access
8 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.60%) DTS
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (18.67%) Ant
1 31 (18.67%) JUnit
1 31 (18.67%) Eclipse
2 20 (12.05%) Eclipse RCP
3 18 (10.84%) Maven
3 18 (10.84%) Git (software)
3 18 (10.84%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.02%) Visual Studio
5 9 (5.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.01%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (3.01%) Moq
6 5 (3.01%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.01%) SpecFlow
6 5 (3.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (3.01%) ClearQuest
6 5 (3.01%) MSI
6 5 (3.01%) InstallShield
6 5 (3.01%) Bugzilla
6 5 (3.01%) NUnit
6 5 (3.01%) CruiseControl
General
1 68 (40.96%) Finance
2 30 (18.07%) Banking
3 20 (12.05%) French Language
4 12 (7.23%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.82%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.81%) Advertising
6 3 (1.81%) Retail
6 3 (1.81%) Front Office
7 2 (1.20%) Back Office
7 2 (1.20%) International Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Marketing
8 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.60%) German Language
Job Titles
1 35 (21.08%) Developer
2 31 (18.67%) Software Engineer
3 26 (15.66%) Analyst
4 19 (11.45%) Technical Support
5 18 (10.84%) Java Software Engineer
6 17 (10.24%) Support Engineer
6 17 (10.24%) Architect
7 15 (9.04%) Technical Architect
8 13 (7.83%) .NET Developer
8 13 (7.83%) C# Developer
9 12 (7.23%) Technical Support Engineer
9 12 (7.23%) Senior Software Engineer
9 12 (7.23%) C# Software Engineer
9 12 (7.23%) Technical Engineer
9 12 (7.23%) Support Analyst
10 10 (6.02%) Java Developer
10 10 (6.02%) DBA
10 10 (6.02%) Team Leader
10 10 (6.02%) SQL DBA
11 9 (5.42%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (32.53%) XML
2 31 (18.67%) JMS
2 31 (18.67%) JSP
2 31 (18.67%) Servlets
2 31 (18.67%) Spring
3 28 (16.87%) WCF
3 28 (16.87%) WebSphere MQ
3 28 (16.87%) XSLT
4 27 (16.27%) .NET
5 26 (15.66%) J2EE
6 21 (12.65%) GWT
7 20 (12.05%) OSGi
8 19 (11.45%) ASP.NET
9 14 (8.43%) Web Services
10 13 (7.83%) WPF
10 13 (7.83%) .NET Framework
10 13 (7.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 11 (6.63%) Software Packaging
11 11 (6.63%) Middleware
12 10 (6.02%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (27.11%) N-Tier
2 44 (26.51%) Computer Science
3 40 (24.10%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (12.05%) Inversion of Control
4 20 (12.05%) SWIFT
4 20 (12.05%) Mathematics
5 16 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (7.23%) Embedded Systems
7 11 (6.63%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (3.61%) Open Source
9 5 (3.01%) CMDB
10 4 (2.41%) Clustering
11 3 (1.81%) CESG
12 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.20%) iPad
13 1 (0.60%) Mobile Computing
13 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.60%) 3D Graphics
13 1 (0.60%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 77 (46.39%) Windows
2 27 (16.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 27 (16.27%) UNIX
3 25 (15.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (9.64%) Linux
5 12 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.61%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (3.01%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.81%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (27.71%) Software Engineering
3 42 (25.30%) UML
4 28 (16.87%) Scrum
5 25 (15.06%) TDD
6 23 (13.86%) OO
6 23 (13.86%) Unit Testing
7 20 (12.05%) Problem Management
7 20 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (12.05%) ITIL
8 18 (10.84%) Technical Architecture
9 17 (10.24%) Data Protection
10 16 (9.64%) Software Testing
11 15 (9.04%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (8.43%) Migration
12 14 (8.43%) OOD
13 13 (7.83%) SOA
14 12 (7.23%) Logistics
15 11 (6.63%) Configuration Management
15 11 (6.63%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 67 (40.36%) SQL
2 63 (37.95%) Java
3 43 (25.90%) C#
4 18 (10.84%) C++
5 17 (10.24%) JavaScript
6 14 (8.43%) C
7 12 (7.23%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.61%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.01%) Ruby
10 4 (2.41%) VB
11 3 (1.81%) PHP
11 3 (1.81%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.81%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.20%) VB6
13 1 (0.60%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 56 (33.73%) Degree
2 19 (11.45%) Security Cleared
3 16 (9.64%) SC Cleared
4 14 (8.43%) MCSE
4 14 (8.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (7.83%) MCSA
6 6 (3.61%) ISEB
7 5 (3.01%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.63%) QA
2 3 (1.81%) SLA
3 2 (1.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (21.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (11.45%) Active Directory
3 13 (7.83%) XenApp
4 12 (7.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.60%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.60%) vSphere
5 1 (0.60%) VMFS
5 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.60%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (3.01%) MOM
1 5 (3.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (3.01%) SCCM
2 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 49 (29.52%) Oracle
2 41 (24.70%) Microsoft
3 36 (21.69%) VMware
4 28 (16.87%) IBM
5 21 (12.65%) Google
6 14 (8.43%) Citrix
7 13 (7.83%) Remedy
8 11 (6.63%) Sophos
8 11 (6.63%) Cisco
9 7 (4.22%) Sybase
10 3 (1.81%) SAP
10 3 (1.81%) CA
11 2 (1.20%) Apple
11 2 (1.20%) FrontRange
11 2 (1.20%) EPiServer
11 2 (1.20%) Trustwave
11 2 (1.20%) ION Trading
12 1 (0.60%) Sage
12 1 (0.60%) HP
12 1 (0.60%) EMC
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