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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 34 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +5
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 21 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.34% 0.47% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.17% 1.47% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 1
Average salary £57,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Client/Server
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
229 136 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 47.31% 31.92% 39.46%
Number of salaries quoted 211 121 210
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Client/Server
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Client/Server Salary Trend in Suffolk

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Client/Server across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Client/Server Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Client/Server
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
Ipswich - 12 £57,500 -
Bury St Edmunds +17 6 £33,500 -4.28%
Stowmarket - 1 £25,000 -
Client/Server
East of England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 18 (69.23%) SDLC
2 14 (53.85%) Windows
3 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (50.00%) C#
3 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (46.15%) ADO
4 12 (46.15%) XML
4 12 (46.15%) VB
4 12 (46.15%) .NET
4 12 (46.15%) N-Tier
4 12 (46.15%) .NET Framework
5 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (38.46%) Process Management
7 9 (34.62%) Automated Testing
8 8 (30.77%) OpenText
8 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
9 7 (26.92%) Regression Testing
10 6 (23.08%) Kofax
10 6 (23.08%) Content Management
10 6 (23.08%) Document Management
10 6 (23.08%) Documentum
10 6 (23.08%) EMC
10 6 (23.08%) Process Improvement
10 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
10 6 (23.08%) Business Process Improvement
10 6 (23.08%) ISTQB
11 5 (19.23%) QA
11 5 (19.23%) Oracle
11 5 (19.23%) SQL

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
1 6 (23.08%) Documentum
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) TestComplete
2 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
1 14 (53.85%) Test Analyst
2 12 (46.15%) Architect
2 12 (46.15%) AWS Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) .NET
1 12 (46.15%) ADO
1 12 (46.15%) XML
1 12 (46.15%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) WPF
3 1 (3.85%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) N-Tier
2 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) SDLC
2 10 (38.46%) Process Management
3 9 (34.62%) Automated Testing
4 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (26.92%) Regression Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Business Process Improvement
6 6 (23.08%) Process Improvement
6 6 (23.08%) Content Management
6 6 (23.08%) Document Management
7 4 (15.38%) Change Management
8 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
9 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
10 1 (3.85%) OOP
10 1 (3.85%) OO
10 1 (3.85%) Test Management
10 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) C#
2 12 (46.15%) VB
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 3 (11.54%) ISEB
3 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) OpenText
3 6 (23.08%) EMC
3 6 (23.08%) Kofax
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle
5 2 (7.69%) Hyland