The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 73 62 67
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 9 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.51% 1.27% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.86% 4.00% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 4
Average salary £31,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £26,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Miscellaneous Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
185 200 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 31.04% 31.85% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 129 182 146
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £24,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Client/Server
East of England

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £33,000 -
Stowmarket -8 3 £22,500 -10.00%
Ipswich - 2 £30,500 -
Client/Server
East of England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) ISEB
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) QA
5 3 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (30.00%) VBScript
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) Selenium
6 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
6 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (20.00%) Subversion
6 2 (20.00%) nginx
6 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) HAProxy
6 2 (20.00%) tcpdump
6 2 (20.00%) Puppet
6 2 (20.00%) Test Management
6 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (20.00%) NAS
6 2 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) MySQL
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) nginx
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (20.00%) tcpdump
1 2 (20.00%) NAS
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) SMTP
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Tester
3 4 (40.00%) Software Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) QA Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Development Team Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
1 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Debian
2 1 (10.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (20.00%) Test Management
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VBScript
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HAProxy
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) NetApp