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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 170 178 171
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 71 49 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.14% 0.92% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.24% 2.43% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 58 45 46
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
2193 2018 2020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.26% 37.99% 36.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1755 1691 1692
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +4 30 £33,500 -21.17% 2
Somerset -1 17 £35,000 -8.49% 2
Wiltshire +5 16 £45,000 +33.33% 2
Gloucestershire -10 3 £34,500 -8.00% 3
Dorset -8 1 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 88 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 81 (50.63%) SQL
3 71 (44.38%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (43.75%) Degree
5 60 (37.50%) C#
6 57 (35.63%) Software Engineering
7 55 (34.38%) XML
8 54 (33.75%) Java
9 50 (31.25%) Oracle
10 49 (30.63%) Windows
10 49 (30.63%) VMware
10 49 (30.63%) VMware Infrastructure
11 46 (28.75%) N-Tier
12 44 (27.50%) UML
12 44 (27.50%) .NET
13 41 (25.63%) ASP.NET
13 41 (25.63%) Finance
13 41 (25.63%) Computer Science
14 40 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
15 38 (23.75%) Relational Database
15 38 (23.75%) WebSphere
16 37 (23.13%) WebLogic
17 36 (22.50%) JMS
18 35 (21.88%) Eclipse
18 35 (21.88%) JBoss
18 35 (21.88%) Ant
18 35 (21.88%) JUnit
18 35 (21.88%) JSP
18 35 (21.88%) Servlets
19 34 (21.25%) RDBMS

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 38 (23.75%) WebSphere
2 37 (23.13%) WebLogic
3 35 (21.88%) JBoss
4 24 (15.00%) Apache ServiceMix
5 16 (10.00%) MS Exchange
6 7 (4.38%) IIS
7 3 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.25%) OpenROAD
8 2 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.63%) Lync
9 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.75%) MS Office
2 5 (3.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.75%) SaaS
1 6 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.88%) Office 365
3 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.63%) PaaS
4 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.13%) VoIP
2 12 (7.50%) Internet
3 8 (5.00%) DNS
3 8 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.38%) VPN
4 7 (4.38%) DHCP
5 6 (3.75%) PBX
5 6 (3.75%) Firewall
6 5 (3.13%) HTTP
6 5 (3.13%) SAN
7 4 (2.50%) Wireshark
7 4 (2.50%) LDAP
7 4 (2.50%) Intranet
7 4 (2.50%) SMTP
8 3 (1.88%) DMZ
9 1 (0.63%) FTP
9 1 (0.63%) WAN
9 1 (0.63%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (23.75%) Relational Database
3 34 (21.25%) RDBMS
4 10 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.88%) MySQL
7 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.25%) MS Access
7 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 35 (21.88%) Eclipse
1 35 (21.88%) Ant
1 35 (21.88%) JUnit
2 26 (16.25%) Eclipse RCP
3 17 (10.63%) Git (software)
4 16 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 16 (10.00%) Maven
5 8 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (4.38%) CruiseControl
6 7 (4.38%) Bugzilla
7 5 (3.13%) TeamCity
7 5 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (3.13%) Moq
7 5 (3.13%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.13%) SpecFlow
7 5 (3.13%) NUnit
8 4 (2.50%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.88%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.25%) Subversion
10 2 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 41 (25.63%) Finance
2 34 (21.25%) Banking
3 26 (16.25%) French Language
4 18 (11.25%) Telecoms
5 11 (6.88%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.50%) Retail
7 3 (1.88%) Front Office
7 3 (1.88%) Back Office
7 3 (1.88%) Advertising
8 2 (1.25%) International Banking
9 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (29.38%) Developer
2 33 (20.63%) Software Engineer
3 28 (17.50%) .NET Developer
4 23 (14.38%) Support Engineer
5 22 (13.75%) C# Developer
6 18 (11.25%) Technical Support
6 18 (11.25%) Technical Support Engineer
6 18 (11.25%) Java Software Engineer
6 18 (11.25%) Technical Engineer
7 17 (10.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (9.38%) Team Leader
9 14 (8.75%) Analyst
9 14 (8.75%) Author
9 14 (8.75%) Technical Author
9 14 (8.75%) Architect
9 14 (8.75%) Senior Software Engineer
9 14 (8.75%) Help Desk Support
9 14 (8.75%) Help Desk Engineer
9 14 (8.75%) Help Desk Support Engineer
10 12 (7.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (34.38%) XML
2 44 (27.50%) .NET
3 41 (25.63%) ASP.NET
4 36 (22.50%) JMS
5 35 (21.88%) JSP
5 35 (21.88%) Servlets
6 33 (20.63%) Spring
6 33 (20.63%) WebSphere MQ
7 32 (20.00%) J2EE
7 32 (20.00%) XSLT
8 28 (17.50%) WCF
9 27 (16.88%) GWT
10 24 (15.00%) OSGi
11 15 (9.38%) Web Services
12 14 (8.75%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (8.13%) .NET Framework
14 12 (7.50%) WPF
15 10 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 9 (5.63%) jQuery
17 8 (5.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 46 (28.75%) N-Tier
2 41 (25.63%) Computer Science
3 40 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (16.25%) Inversion of Control
4 26 (16.25%) SWIFT
4 26 (16.25%) Mathematics
5 10 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (2.50%) CESG
8 3 (1.88%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.88%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (1.88%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.88%) e-Health
8 3 (1.88%) Clustering
9 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.25%) iPad
9 2 (1.25%) Open Source
10 1 (0.63%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 49 (30.63%) Windows
2 23 (14.38%) UNIX
3 19 (11.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (10.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (5.00%) Linux
7 5 (3.13%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.88%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.25%) Windows CE
9 2 (1.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (44.38%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (35.63%) Software Engineering
3 44 (27.50%) UML
4 33 (20.63%) Scrum
5 30 (18.75%) OO
6 29 (18.13%) TDD
6 29 (18.13%) Unit Testing
7 26 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (12.50%) Problem Management
9 18 (11.25%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
10 16 (10.00%) OOD
11 15 (9.38%) Software Testing
12 14 (8.75%) MVC
13 13 (8.13%) Technical Architecture
14 11 (6.88%) Logistics
15 10 (6.25%) SOA
15 10 (6.25%) Waterfall
16 9 (5.63%) DSDM
16 9 (5.63%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 81 (50.63%) SQL
2 60 (37.50%) C#
3 54 (33.75%) Java
4 29 (18.13%) JavaScript
5 20 (12.50%) C
6 15 (9.38%) C++
7 8 (5.00%) Ruby
8 5 (3.13%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.13%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.50%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.50%) VB
9 4 (2.50%) PHP
10 3 (1.88%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.88%) Perl
10 3 (1.88%) Python
11 2 (1.25%) VB6
12 1 (0.63%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 70 (43.75%) Degree
2 12 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.38%) ISEB
5 5 (3.13%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.25%) MCSE
9 1 (0.63%) MCSA
9 1 (0.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.38%) QA
2 5 (3.13%) SLA
3 2 (1.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 49 (30.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.38%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.88%) VMFS
3 3 (1.88%) vCloud
3 3 (1.88%) VMware Server
3 3 (1.88%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.63%) vSphere
4 1 (0.63%) XenApp
4 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.50%) MOM
1 4 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 50 (31.25%) Oracle
2 49 (30.63%) VMware
3 32 (20.00%) IBM
4 27 (16.88%) Google
5 20 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.38%) Sybase
7 5 (3.13%) CA
8 4 (2.50%) HP
9 3 (1.88%) EMC
9 3 (1.88%) NetApp
9 3 (1.88%) SAP
10 2 (1.25%) ION Trading
10 2 (1.25%) FrontRange
10 2 (1.25%) Apple
10 2 (1.25%) Citrix
10 2 (1.25%) Trustwave
10 2 (1.25%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.63%) Remedy
11 1 (0.63%) Sage
11 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
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