The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 55 85 45
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -40
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 30 3 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.78% 0.32% 4.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.68% 0.68% 11.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 35
Average salary £23,750 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.81% +69.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £55,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Client/Server
Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
310 442 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 39.04% 47.63% 40.94%
Number of salaries quoted 250 409 308
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Client/Server
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Client/Server Salary Trend in Southampton

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Client/Server across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Client/Server Salary Histogram in Southampton

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 32 (62.75%) Software Engineering
2 28 (54.90%) XML
3 25 (49.02%) SQL
4 24 (47.06%) SQL Server
4 24 (47.06%) Degree
5 23 (45.10%) C++
6 22 (43.14%) MS Excel
7 21 (41.18%) Windows
7 21 (41.18%) HTML
7 21 (41.18%) .NET
8 20 (39.22%) Multithreading
9 18 (35.29%) Java
10 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
10 15 (29.41%) PHP
10 15 (29.41%) PL/SQL
10 15 (29.41%) Oracle
10 15 (29.41%) Web Services
10 15 (29.41%) UNIX
10 15 (29.41%) Tomcat
10 15 (29.41%) Eclipse
10 15 (29.41%) Broadband
10 15 (29.41%) Spring
10 15 (29.41%) Ajax
11 14 (27.45%) Algorithms
11 14 (27.45%) STL
12 13 (25.49%) C#
13 11 (21.57%) Finance
14 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
14 10 (19.61%) MFC
15 8 (15.69%) Service Delivery

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 15 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (43.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.92%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 15 (29.41%) Broadband
2 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
3 6 (11.76%) Network Security
3 6 (11.76%) CTI
4 1 (1.96%) LDAP
4 1 (1.96%) DNS
4 1 (1.96%) LAN
4 1 (1.96%) WAN
4 1 (1.96%) SMTP
4 1 (1.96%) FTP
4 1 (1.96%) HTTP
4 1 (1.96%) IPsec
4 1 (1.96%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) SSL
4 1 (1.96%) Internet
4 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.96%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.96%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (29.41%) Eclipse
2 7 (13.73%) Bugzilla
2 7 (13.73%) CruiseControl
2 7 (13.73%) Subversion
2 7 (13.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 7 (13.73%) Hudson
3 6 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Developer
2 17 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 17 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 15 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 15 (29.41%) Graduate Developer
3 15 (29.41%) Graduate
3 15 (29.41%) Graduate Java Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Account Manager
5 6 (11.76%) Relationships Manager
5 6 (11.76%) Architect
5 6 (11.76%) Software Architect
6 5 (9.80%) Development Manager
6 5 (9.80%) Business Development Manager
6 5 (9.80%) Business Manager
6 5 (9.80%) IT Development Manager
7 3 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (54.90%) XML
2 21 (41.18%) HTML
2 21 (41.18%) .NET
3 15 (29.41%) Web Services
3 15 (29.41%) Spring
3 15 (29.41%) Ajax
4 14 (27.45%) STL
5 10 (19.61%) MFC
6 7 (13.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 6 (11.76%) WCF
7 6 (11.76%) WPF
7 6 (11.76%) REST
7 6 (11.76%) HTML5
7 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
7 6 (11.76%) SOAP
8 3 (5.88%) Qt
8 3 (5.88%) QML
8 3 (5.88%) OpenCL
9 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Algorithms
2 7 (13.73%) NHS
2 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.73%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) CESG
4 1 (1.96%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (41.18%) Windows
2 15 (29.41%) UNIX
3 7 (13.73%) Windows CE
4 4 (7.84%) Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (62.75%) Software Engineering
2 20 (39.22%) Multithreading
3 8 (15.69%) Service Delivery
4 7 (13.73%) PRINCE2
4 7 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (11.76%) Analytics
5 6 (11.76%) OOD
5 6 (11.76%) OO
6 5 (9.80%) Business Development
7 3 (5.88%) SOA
7 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.88%) Web Development
8 2 (3.92%) Software Architecture
8 2 (3.92%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.92%) MVC
9 1 (1.96%) Information Security
9 1 (1.96%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.96%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (1.96%) Computer Forensics
9 1 (1.96%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 25 (49.02%) SQL
2 23 (45.10%) C++
3 18 (35.29%) Java
4 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 15 (29.41%) PHP
4 15 (29.41%) PL/SQL
5 13 (25.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (47.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) GIAC
2 1 (1.96%) CEH
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Snort
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Oracle
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.92%) JD Edwards
3 2 (3.92%) Cognos