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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 178 177 190
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 65 55 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.01% 0.97% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.95% 2.51% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 58 49 36
Average salary £32,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,900 £33,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
2204 2195 2072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.20% 38.64% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1708 1842 1742
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,354 £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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -6 20 £33,500 -23.42% 2
Somerset +15 16 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Gloucestershire -4 15 £31,500 -33.68% 2
Wiltshire -9 10 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Dorset -13 1 £47,500 +46.15%
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 76 (49.03%) SQL Server
2 69 (44.52%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (40.65%) SQL
4 59 (38.06%) Windows
5 57 (36.77%) Degree
6 56 (36.13%) Java
7 52 (33.55%) Finance
8 51 (32.90%) XML
9 47 (30.32%) C#
9 47 (30.32%) Oracle
10 46 (29.68%) Software Engineering
11 42 (27.10%) UML
12 41 (26.45%) N-Tier
13 40 (25.81%) Computer Science
14 38 (24.52%) Enterprise Software
15 37 (23.87%) VMware Infrastructure
15 37 (23.87%) VMware
16 34 (21.94%) Relational Database
17 33 (21.29%) WebSphere
17 33 (21.29%) WebLogic
18 31 (20.00%) Ant
18 31 (20.00%) JUnit
18 31 (20.00%) JSP
18 31 (20.00%) Servlets
18 31 (20.00%) JMS
18 31 (20.00%) Eclipse
18 31 (20.00%) JBoss
19 30 (19.35%) RDBMS
19 30 (19.35%) Banking
19 30 (19.35%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (21.29%) WebLogic
1 33 (21.29%) WebSphere
2 31 (20.00%) JBoss
3 20 (12.90%) Apache ServiceMix
4 12 (7.74%) MS Exchange
5 9 (5.81%) IIS
6 3 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.29%) OpenROAD
8 1 (0.65%) Lync
8 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.81%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.87%) SaaS
2 3 (1.94%) Office 365
3 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.65%) PaaS
4 1 (0.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.68%) TCP/IP
1 15 (9.68%) DNS
2 14 (9.03%) VPN
2 14 (9.03%) DHCP
3 12 (7.74%) Internet
4 6 (3.87%) Firewall
5 5 (3.23%) HTTP
5 5 (3.23%) VoIP
6 4 (2.58%) LDAP
6 4 (2.58%) SMTP
6 4 (2.58%) Intranet
6 4 (2.58%) Wireshark
7 3 (1.94%) SAN
7 3 (1.94%) PBX
8 1 (0.65%) FTP
8 1 (0.65%) LAN
8 1 (0.65%) WAN
8 1 (0.65%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (49.03%) SQL Server
2 34 (21.94%) Relational Database
3 30 (19.35%) RDBMS
4 12 (7.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.87%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.29%) MySQL
6 2 (1.29%) MS Access
6 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 31 (20.00%) Ant
1 31 (20.00%) JUnit
1 31 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 20 (12.90%) Eclipse RCP
3 17 (10.97%) Git (software)
4 16 (10.32%) Jenkins
4 16 (10.32%) Maven
5 6 (3.87%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.23%) Bugzilla
6 5 (3.23%) NUnit
6 5 (3.23%) CruiseControl
6 5 (3.23%) SpecFlow
6 5 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.23%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (3.23%) Moq
6 5 (3.23%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.23%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.58%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.94%) JIRA
9 1 (0.65%) Selenium
General
1 52 (33.55%) Finance
2 30 (19.35%) Banking
3 20 (12.90%) French Language
4 12 (7.74%) Manufacturing
5 11 (7.10%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.58%) Retail
7 3 (1.94%) Front Office
7 3 (1.94%) Advertising
8 2 (1.29%) Back Office
8 2 (1.29%) International Banking
9 1 (0.65%) Marketing
9 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 40 (25.81%) Developer
2 29 (18.71%) Software Engineer
3 21 (13.55%) Analyst
4 19 (12.26%) Technical Support
4 19 (12.26%) Support Engineer
5 17 (10.97%) .NET Developer
6 16 (10.32%) C# Developer
6 16 (10.32%) Architect
6 16 (10.32%) Java Software Engineer
7 14 (9.03%) Technical Support Engineer
7 14 (9.03%) Technical Engineer
7 14 (9.03%) Technical Architect
8 12 (7.74%) Senior Software Engineer
8 12 (7.74%) C# Software Engineer
9 11 (7.10%) Team Leader
9 11 (7.10%) Senior Developer
10 10 (6.45%) Support Analyst
10 10 (6.45%) Author
10 10 (6.45%) Technical Author
10 10 (6.45%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (32.90%) XML
2 31 (20.00%) JMS
2 31 (20.00%) JSP
2 31 (20.00%) Servlets
3 30 (19.35%) WCF
4 29 (18.71%) Spring
5 28 (18.06%) .NET
5 28 (18.06%) WebSphere MQ
5 28 (18.06%) XSLT
6 26 (16.77%) J2EE
7 25 (16.13%) ASP.NET
8 21 (13.55%) GWT
9 20 (12.90%) OSGi
10 14 (9.03%) Web Services
11 13 (8.39%) WPF
12 12 (7.74%) .NET Framework
12 12 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (7.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 10 (6.45%) Middleware
15 8 (5.16%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (26.45%) N-Tier
2 40 (25.81%) Computer Science
3 38 (24.52%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (14.19%) Mathematics
5 20 (12.90%) Inversion of Control
5 20 (12.90%) SWIFT
6 10 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.87%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (2.58%) Open Source
9 4 (2.58%) CESG
10 3 (1.94%) Clustering
11 2 (1.29%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.29%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (1.29%) iPad
12 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.65%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.65%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 59 (38.06%) Windows
2 22 (14.19%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (14.19%) UNIX
3 20 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (9.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (7.10%) Linux
6 5 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (3.23%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.94%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (44.52%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (29.68%) Software Engineering
3 42 (27.10%) UML
4 30 (19.35%) Scrum
5 25 (16.13%) TDD
5 25 (16.13%) OO
6 23 (14.84%) Unit Testing
7 20 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (12.26%) Software Testing
9 18 (11.61%) Problem Management
9 18 (11.61%) Technical Architecture
10 14 (9.03%) ITIL
10 14 (9.03%) OOD
10 14 (9.03%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (8.39%) OOA/OOD
12 12 (7.74%) SOA
12 12 (7.74%) Logistics
12 12 (7.74%) MVC
13 11 (7.10%) Data Protection
14 10 (6.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 63 (40.65%) SQL
2 56 (36.13%) Java
3 47 (30.32%) C#
4 20 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 16 (10.32%) C
6 15 (9.68%) C++
7 8 (5.16%) Ruby
8 6 (3.87%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.87%) PHP
9 5 (3.23%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.58%) VB
11 3 (1.94%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.94%) Perl
11 3 (1.94%) Python
11 3 (1.94%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.29%) VB6
13 1 (0.65%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 57 (36.77%) Degree
2 15 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 13 (8.39%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.81%) MCSE
4 9 (5.81%) ISEB
4 9 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (5.16%) MCSA
6 6 (3.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (3.23%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.74%) QA
2 3 (1.94%) SLA
3 2 (1.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (23.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (8.39%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.16%) XenApp
4 7 (4.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.65%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.65%) vSphere
5 1 (0.65%) VMFS
5 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.65%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (2.58%) MOM
1 4 (2.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (2.58%) SCCM
2 1 (0.65%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 47 (30.32%) Oracle
2 37 (23.87%) VMware
3 28 (18.06%) IBM
4 26 (16.77%) Microsoft
5 21 (13.55%) Google
6 9 (5.81%) Citrix
7 8 (5.16%) Remedy
8 7 (4.52%) Sybase
9 6 (3.87%) Sophos
9 6 (3.87%) Cisco
10 3 (1.94%) SAP
10 3 (1.94%) CA
11 2 (1.29%) HP
11 2 (1.29%) Apple
11 2 (1.29%) ION Trading
11 2 (1.29%) FrontRange
11 2 (1.29%) EPiServer
11 2 (1.29%) Trustwave
12 1 (0.65%) Sage
12 1 (0.65%) AppSense
Corsham, Wiltshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £47000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits, profit related bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago