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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 65 79 73
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 15 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.10% 1.14% 2.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.79% 2.30% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 18
Average salary £23,750 £47,500 £32,203
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +47.50%
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
259 434 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.33% 49.37% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 221 392 342
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 July 2015.

Client/Server Salary Histogram in Southampton

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (78.05%) Software Engineering
2 28 (68.29%) Degree
2 28 (68.29%) XML
3 27 (65.85%) MS Excel
3 27 (65.85%) SQL Server
4 26 (63.41%) HTML
4 26 (63.41%) .NET
5 22 (53.66%) Java
5 22 (53.66%) SQL
6 20 (48.78%) C++
7 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
7 19 (46.34%) PHP
7 19 (46.34%) PL/SQL
7 19 (46.34%) Oracle
7 19 (46.34%) Web Services
7 19 (46.34%) Eclipse
7 19 (46.34%) Broadband
7 19 (46.34%) UNIX
7 19 (46.34%) Windows
7 19 (46.34%) Tomcat
7 19 (46.34%) Spring
7 19 (46.34%) Ajax
8 18 (43.90%) Multithreading
9 11 (26.83%) STL
9 11 (26.83%) Algorithms
10 9 (21.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 9 (21.95%) Mathematics
10 9 (21.95%) C#
10 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
11 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 19 (46.34%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 27 (65.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 19 (46.34%) Broadband
2 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.07%) CTI
3 7 (17.07%) Network Security
4 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.44%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.44%) LAN
4 1 (2.44%) WAN
4 1 (2.44%) SMTP
4 1 (2.44%) FTP
4 1 (2.44%) HTTP
4 1 (2.44%) LDAP
4 1 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.44%) Internet
4 1 (2.44%) DNS
4 1 (2.44%) SSL
4 1 (2.44%) IPsec
4 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (65.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (46.34%) Eclipse
2 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.88%) Bugzilla
3 2 (4.88%) CruiseControl
3 2 (4.88%) Subversion
3 2 (4.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (4.88%) Hudson
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Developer
2 19 (46.34%) Java Developer
2 19 (46.34%) Graduate Developer
2 19 (46.34%) Graduate
2 19 (46.34%) Graduate Java Developer
3 13 (31.71%) Senior Software Engineer
3 13 (31.71%) Software Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Architect
4 7 (17.07%) Software Architect
5 2 (4.88%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (68.29%) XML
2 26 (63.41%) HTML
2 26 (63.41%) .NET
3 19 (46.34%) Web Services
3 19 (46.34%) Spring
3 19 (46.34%) Ajax
4 11 (26.83%) STL
5 9 (21.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
6 7 (17.07%) SOAP
6 7 (17.07%) WCF
6 7 (17.07%) WPF
6 7 (17.07%) HTML5
6 7 (17.07%) REST
7 4 (9.76%) MFC
8 2 (4.88%) Qt
8 2 (4.88%) QML
8 2 (4.88%) OpenCL
9 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Algorithms
2 9 (21.95%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) PKI
4 1 (2.44%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.44%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) UNIX
1 19 (46.34%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Windows CE
4 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (78.05%) Software Engineering
2 18 (43.90%) Multithreading
3 7 (17.07%) OO
3 7 (17.07%) OOD
3 7 (17.07%) Analytics
4 3 (7.32%) MVC
5 2 (4.88%) SOA
5 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.88%) Web Development
6 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.44%) Security Testing
6 1 (2.44%) SIEM
6 1 (2.44%) Change Control
6 1 (2.44%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (2.44%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (2.44%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (2.44%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Information Security
6 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) Java
1 22 (53.66%) SQL
2 20 (48.78%) C++
3 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
3 19 (46.34%) PHP
3 19 (46.34%) PL/SQL
4 9 (21.95%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (68.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) CEH
2 1 (2.44%) GIAC
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Snort
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Oracle
2 9 (21.95%) Microsoft