The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 343 308 303
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -5
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 846 940 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.88% 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.99% 2.23% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 673 795 891
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42590 42182 45766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.84% 39.29% 39.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33307 34242 38319
Average salary £46,488 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.02% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Client/Server
Salary Trend

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

Client/Server Salary Trend in the UK

Client/Server
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Client/Server over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 within the UK.

Client/Server Salary Histogram in the UK

Client/Server
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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
England -38 807 £45,000 - 161
London -33 341 £52,500 -4.54% 95
South East -12 180 £42,500 +6.25% 21
South West +35 86 £35,000 -6.66% 9
City of London -24 84 £51,000 -11.30% 14
Berkshire +12 72 £50,000 +25.00% 3
East of England -43 49 £40,000 -11.11% 12
Reading +32 45 £60,000 +60.00% 2
North West -33 45 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Yorkshire -44 42 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Bristol +20 38 £36,250 -9.37% 2
Hampshire -26 37 £42,500 -32.00% 5
Surrey +5 31 £42,500 +11.84% 4
Manchester -30 31 £40,000 +17.64% 3
West Yorkshire -12 26 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +8 25 £40,000 - 6
East Midlands -8 24 £40,000 +18.51% 4
Wiltshire +9 22 £35,657 +9.71% 3
Scotland -8 22 £47,500 +35.71% 5
Tyne and Wear +11 21 £32,500 -23.52% 6
North East +10 21 £32,500 -23.52% 6
Leeds -8 21 £50,000 +78.57% 3
Winchester +14 20 £42,500 +11.84% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne +11 20 £32,500 -23.52% 5
West Midlands -15 17 £34,500 -1.42% 1
Cambridgeshire +8 16 £39,000 -25.71% 9
Cambridge +8 16 £39,000 -25.71% 7
Bedfordshire -20 16 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Somerset +4 15 £27,500 -28.10% 2
Oxfordshire -4 15 £60,000 +126.41% 3

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 746 (40.15%) SQL
2 714 (38.43%) Agile Software Development
3 639 (34.39%) C#
4 638 (34.34%) .NET
5 602 (32.40%) SQL Server
6 524 (28.20%) Windows
7 520 (27.99%) Finance
8 483 (26.00%) Degree
9 466 (25.08%) Java
10 448 (24.11%) Microsoft
11 435 (23.41%) OO
12 430 (23.14%) JavaScript
13 388 (20.88%) XML
14 380 (20.45%) ASP.NET
15 374 (20.13%) HTML
16 356 (19.16%) Web Services
17 328 (17.65%) MVC
18 314 (16.90%) Scrum
19 306 (16.47%) CSS
20 280 (15.07%) TDD
20 280 (15.07%) Computer Science
21 253 (13.62%) OOD
22 252 (13.56%) Linux
22 252 (13.56%) WCF
23 235 (12.65%) Internet
24 225 (12.11%) Software Engineering
25 224 (12.06%) Oracle
26 218 (11.73%) QA
27 216 (11.63%) Banking
28 212 (11.41%) Analytical Skills

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 86 (4.63%) SharePoint
2 83 (4.47%) IIS
3 82 (4.41%) Apache
4 72 (3.88%) Tomcat
5 61 (3.28%) MS Exchange
6 55 (2.96%) WebSphere
7 48 (2.58%) WebLogic
8 47 (2.53%) CMS
9 42 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
10 39 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
11 36 (1.94%) Apache Solr
12 34 (1.83%) Node.js
13 31 (1.67%) Jetty
14 28 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
15 27 (1.45%) Adobe CQ
15 27 (1.45%) Apache ServiceMix
16 24 (1.29%) Confluence
17 15 (0.81%) Drupal
17 15 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
18 13 (0.70%) Lync
Applications
1 196 (10.55%) MS Excel
2 67 (3.61%) MS Office
3 33 (1.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 33 (1.78%) Photoshop
4 15 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.38%) FreeHand
6 7 (0.38%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.27%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.22%) Maya
8 4 (0.22%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
1 15 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (0.32%) MultiFonds
5 6 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (0.27%) Magento
6 5 (0.27%) Oracle iProcurement
6 5 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
7 4 (0.22%) Compiere
7 4 (0.22%) Loan IQ
8 3 (0.16%) Advent Moxy
8 3 (0.16%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.054%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.054%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 70 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
2 40 (2.15%) SaaS
3 26 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (0.59%) PaaS
7 10 (0.54%) IaaS
8 9 (0.48%) Office 365
8 9 (0.48%) Amazon S3
9 8 (0.43%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.054%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 235 (12.65%) Internet
2 122 (6.57%) HTTP
3 108 (5.81%) Intranet
4 74 (3.98%) LAN
4 74 (3.98%) SAN
5 73 (3.93%) TCP/IP
6 68 (3.66%) DNS
7 64 (3.44%) Firewall
8 62 (3.34%) WAN
9 48 (2.58%) SMTP
10 38 (2.05%) VPN
11 32 (1.72%) DHCP
12 31 (1.67%) Network Security
13 30 (1.61%) VoIP
14 28 (1.51%) Extranet
15 23 (1.24%) SSL
16 20 (1.08%) IPv6
17 19 (1.02%) IP Telephony
17 19 (1.02%) Wireless
18 16 (0.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 602 (32.40%) SQL Server
2 156 (8.40%) Relational Database
3 122 (6.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 108 (5.81%) MySQL
5 98 (5.27%) RDBMS
6 90 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 67 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 62 (3.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 52 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 43 (2.31%) Big Data
10 43 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
11 39 (2.10%) MongoDB
12 38 (2.05%) NoSQL
12 38 (2.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 36 (1.94%) Oracle Database
13 36 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
14 32 (1.72%) Hadoop
15 26 (1.40%) HBase
15 26 (1.40%) Apache Hive
16 23 (1.24%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 173 (9.31%) Visual Studio
2 119 (6.40%) Subversion
3 112 (6.03%) Selenium
4 110 (5.92%) Git (software)
5 107 (5.76%) JUnit
6 102 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 97 (5.22%) Eclipse
8 87 (4.68%) Ant
9 71 (3.82%) Moq
10 68 (3.66%) Jenkins
11 65 (3.50%) NUnit
12 59 (3.18%) Rhino Mocks
13 58 (3.12%) JIRA
14 50 (2.69%) Mockito
15 43 (2.31%) SoapUI
16 34 (1.83%) WebDriver
17 33 (1.78%) Bugzilla
18 32 (1.72%) Eclipse RCP
19 30 (1.61%) MSTest
20 28 (1.51%) Mercurial
General
1 520 (27.99%) Finance
2 216 (11.63%) Banking
3 123 (6.62%) Telecoms
4 74 (3.98%) Games
5 50 (2.69%) Marketing
5 50 (2.69%) Retail
6 45 (2.42%) Publishing
7 43 (2.31%) Front Office
8 37 (1.99%) Investment Banking
9 36 (1.94%) Back Office
10 35 (1.88%) French Language
11 29 (1.56%) Financial Institution
12 20 (1.08%) Manufacturing
13 19 (1.02%) Advertising
13 19 (1.02%) Law
13 19 (1.02%) Legal
14 13 (0.70%) Retail Banking
15 11 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.38%) General Ledger
16 7 (0.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 774 (41.66%) Developer
2 248 (13.35%) Analyst
3 234 (12.59%) .NET Developer
4 152 (8.18%) Java Developer
5 147 (7.91%) C# Developer
6 136 (7.32%) Architect
7 130 (7.00%) Software Developer
8 122 (6.57%) Senior Developer
9 121 (6.51%) Consultant
10 117 (6.30%) Software Engineer
11 115 (6.19%) Team Leader
12 107 (5.76%) C# .NET Developer
13 79 (4.25%) Programmer
14 74 (3.98%) Web Developer
15 69 (3.71%) Business Analyst
15 69 (3.71%) Support Engineer
16 64 (3.44%) Applications Support
17 59 (3.18%) Support Analyst
18 52 (2.80%) Tester
19 46 (2.48%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 638 (34.34%) .NET
2 388 (20.88%) XML
3 380 (20.45%) ASP.NET
4 374 (20.13%) HTML
5 356 (19.16%) Web Services
6 306 (16.47%) CSS
7 252 (13.56%) WCF
8 196 (10.55%) WPF
9 195 (10.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 177 (9.53%) jQuery
11 176 (9.47%) .NET Framework
12 162 (8.72%) J2EE
13 150 (8.07%) Ajax
14 138 (7.43%) HTML5
15 132 (7.10%) Spring
16 128 (6.89%) JSP
17 122 (6.57%) WinForms
18 121 (6.51%) XSLT
19 103 (5.54%) XHTML
20 95 (5.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 280 (15.07%) Computer Science
2 212 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
3 127 (6.84%) N-Tier
4 115 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
5 105 (5.65%) User Experience
6 94 (5.06%) Mobile App
7 77 (4.14%) Mathematics
8 71 (3.82%) Algorithms
9 69 (3.71%) Management Information System
10 61 (3.28%) Inversion of Control
11 48 (2.58%) Mainframe
12 42 (2.26%) Visualisation
13 39 (2.10%) iPad
14 37 (1.99%) Clustering
14 37 (1.99%) SWIFT
15 34 (1.83%) Open Source
16 33 (1.78%) Online Banking
16 33 (1.78%) Statistics
17 26 (1.40%) Tandem
18 25 (1.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 524 (28.20%) Windows
2 252 (13.56%) Linux
3 195 (10.50%) UNIX
4 107 (5.76%) Apple iOS
5 100 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 98 (5.27%) Android
7 79 (4.25%) Windows 7
8 62 (3.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 57 (3.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (1.29%) Windows XP
11 16 (0.86%) Windows 8
12 15 (0.81%) AIX
12 15 (0.81%) Solaris
13 11 (0.59%) Windows CE
14 10 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (0.32%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.27%) Windows Phone
17 5 (0.27%) Ubuntu
18 4 (0.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 714 (38.43%) Agile Software Development
2 435 (23.41%) OO
3 328 (17.65%) MVC
4 314 (16.90%) Scrum
5 280 (15.07%) TDD
6 253 (13.62%) OOD
7 225 (12.11%) Software Engineering
8 194 (10.44%) E-Commerce
9 175 (9.42%) SOA
10 145 (7.80%) Multithreading
11 141 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
12 140 (7.53%) ITIL
13 139 (7.48%) OOP
14 137 (7.37%) Unit Testing
15 136 (7.32%) Mentoring
16 132 (7.10%) UML
16 132 (7.10%) Web Development
17 128 (6.89%) Project Management
18 118 (6.35%) Automated Testing
19 100 (5.38%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 746 (40.15%) SQL
2 639 (34.39%) C#
3 466 (25.08%) Java
4 430 (23.14%) JavaScript
5 154 (8.29%) C++
6 104 (5.60%) VB.NET
7 100 (5.38%) T-SQL
8 92 (4.95%) C
9 77 (4.14%) PHP
10 72 (3.88%) VB
11 60 (3.23%) Python
12 53 (2.85%) Perl
13 51 (2.74%) PL/SQL
14 47 (2.53%) PowerShell
15 39 (2.10%) Objective-C
16 29 (1.56%) Shell Script
17 26 (1.40%) Ruby
18 24 (1.29%) R
19 23 (1.24%) ECMAScript
20 19 (1.02%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 483 (26.00%) Degree
2 109 (5.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (2.53%) MCSE
3 47 (2.53%) ISEB
4 46 (2.48%) MCP
5 44 (2.37%) MCSD
6 43 (2.31%) MCAD
7 38 (2.05%) MCTS
8 37 (1.99%) Security Cleared
9 31 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
10 29 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 27 (1.45%) ISTQB
12 25 (1.35%) SC Cleared
13 23 (1.24%) CCNA
14 21 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 21 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 17 (0.91%) MCITP
16 13 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
17 12 (0.65%) MCDBA
17 12 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 218 (11.73%) QA
2 49 (2.64%) SLA
3 16 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.32%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.32%) WCAG
6 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.054%) HL7
8 1 (0.054%) GxP
8 1 (0.054%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 117 (6.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 99 (5.33%) Active Directory
3 49 (2.64%) VMware ESX
4 43 (2.31%) XenApp
5 39 (2.10%) Hyper-V
6 29 (1.56%) vSphere
6 29 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
6 29 (1.56%) vCloud
7 28 (1.51%) XenDesktop
7 28 (1.51%) VMware Server
8 27 (1.45%) VMFS
9 13 (0.70%) MetaFrame
10 12 (0.65%) NFS
11 11 (0.59%) XenServer
11 11 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 5 (0.27%) HDFS
13 5 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
14 4 (0.22%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 37 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
2 31 (1.67%) SCCM
3 27 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (0.65%) Backup Exec
5 10 (0.54%) NetBackup
5 10 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 9 (0.48%) SCOM
7 8 (0.43%) Data Guard
8 7 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 7 (0.38%) Puppet
8 7 (0.38%) WSUS
8 7 (0.38%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.22%) MOM
9 4 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.16%) CA Wily
11 2 (0.11%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.11%) Nagios
11 2 (0.11%) Zenoss
11 2 (0.11%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 448 (24.11%) Microsoft
2 224 (12.06%) Oracle
3 153 (8.23%) VMware
4 98 (5.27%) HP
5 96 (5.17%) Google
6 75 (4.04%) JBoss
7 72 (3.88%) Citrix
8 58 (3.12%) Cisco
9 57 (3.07%) IBM
9 57 (3.07%) EMC
9 57 (3.07%) NetApp
10 49 (2.64%) SAP
11 47 (2.53%) EPiServer
12 37 (1.99%) CA
13 36 (1.94%) Adobe
14 32 (1.72%) Perforce
15 29 (1.56%) Red Hat
16 28 (1.51%) Sybase
17 23 (1.24%) Avaya
18 20 (1.08%) Veritas
Winchester, Hampshire
TVT Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Profit Share + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
WEX Europe Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £20-30,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + equity
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + equity
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago