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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 325 311 284
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -27
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 949 869 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.82% 0.82% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.64% 2.47% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 775 727 930
Average salary £45,000 £44,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
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
35987 35251 38884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.92% 33.14% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28254 28491 32814
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -5 898 £45,000 - 129
London +1 371 £52,500 -4.54% 68
South East -23 196 £42,500 +4.93% 20
City of London -16 97 £47,500 -13.63% 5
South West +42 93 £35,657 -4.91% 7
Berkshire +18 84 £45,000 +10.42% 4
Reading +38 57 £52,500 +55.55% 2
North West -27 56 £40,000 +17.64% 10
Yorkshire -39 44 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Surrey +15 42 £47,500 +21.79% 3
East of England -50 39 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Hampshire -44 38 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Bristol +13 31 £37,500 - 4
East Midlands -14 29 £40,000 - 3
Manchester -28 28 £40,000 +17.64% 7
West Midlands -4 26 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Buckinghamshire +6 25 £39,250 -1.87% 4
Scotland -14 25 £45,000 +28.57% 8
West Yorkshire -28 24 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Wiltshire +2 22 £35,657 +1.87% 1
Leeds -16 21 £50,000 +78.57% 1
Tyne and Wear +17 20 - - 4
North East +13 20 - - 4
Newcastle upon Tyne +13 20 - - 4
High Wycombe - 15 £38,500 - 1
Dorset - 14 £42,500 -
Merseyside +18 13 £57,500 +121.15% 1
Liverpool +14 13 £57,500 +121.15% 1
Winchester +8 13 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Cambridge +5 13 £40,000 -11.11% 3

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 787 (40.46%) SQL
2 655 (33.68%) .NET
3 622 (31.98%) C#
4 618 (31.77%) SQL Server
5 562 (28.89%) Windows
6 525 (26.99%) Finance
7 520 (26.74%) Java
8 491 (25.24%) Degree
9 470 (24.16%) OO
10 469 (24.11%) Microsoft
11 446 (22.93%) JavaScript
12 390 (20.05%) XML
13 387 (19.90%) HTML
14 375 (19.28%) ASP.NET
15 349 (17.94%) Web Services
16 328 (16.86%) MVC
17 309 (15.89%) Scrum
18 306 (15.73%) CSS
18 306 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
19 292 (15.01%) Linux
20 279 (14.34%) Computer Science
21 275 (14.14%) TDD
22 269 (13.83%) OOD
23 254 (13.06%) Oracle
24 251 (12.90%) WCF
25 247 (12.70%) Software Engineering
26 241 (12.39%) Internet
27 231 (11.88%) QA
28 229 (11.77%) UNIX
29 212 (10.90%) Banking

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 96 (4.94%) SharePoint
2 83 (4.27%) IIS
3 77 (3.96%) Apache
4 68 (3.50%) MS Exchange
5 66 (3.39%) Tomcat
6 63 (3.24%) WebLogic
7 58 (2.98%) WebSphere
8 50 (2.57%) BizTalk Server
9 49 (2.52%) CMS
10 37 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
11 35 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
11 35 (1.80%) Jetty
12 33 (1.70%) Adobe CQ
13 30 (1.54%) Apache Solr
14 28 (1.44%) Node.js
15 26 (1.34%) Confluence
16 23 (1.18%) Apache ServiceMix
17 16 (0.82%) Lync
18 13 (0.67%) Drupal
18 13 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 202 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 73 (3.75%) MS Office
3 38 (1.95%) Photoshop
3 38 (1.95%) Adobe Illustrator
4 22 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.31%) MS Project
6 6 (0.31%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.26%) FreeHand
7 5 (0.26%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.21%) Maya
9 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 30 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
3 19 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
6 6 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
7 5 (0.26%) Magento
7 5 (0.26%) Oracle iProcurement
7 5 (0.26%) MultiFonds
7 5 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
7 5 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.21%) Compiere
8 4 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.21%) Loan IQ
9 3 (0.15%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.051%) SAP MM
10 1 (0.051%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 64 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
2 42 (2.16%) SaaS
3 36 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (0.67%) Office 365
6 12 (0.62%) PaaS
7 11 (0.57%) IaaS
8 9 (0.46%) Amazon S3
9 8 (0.41%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 241 (12.39%) Internet
2 136 (6.99%) HTTP
3 105 (5.40%) Intranet
4 88 (4.52%) SAN
4 88 (4.52%) TCP/IP
5 76 (3.91%) LAN
6 71 (3.65%) DNS
7 68 (3.50%) Firewall
8 66 (3.39%) SMTP
9 54 (2.78%) WAN
10 42 (2.16%) VPN
11 31 (1.59%) Network Security
12 29 (1.49%) VoIP
13 26 (1.34%) Extranet
14 25 (1.29%) DHCP
15 24 (1.23%) SSL
16 23 (1.18%) IPv6
17 19 (0.98%) Wireless
17 19 (0.98%) NAS
18 14 (0.72%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 618 (31.77%) SQL Server
2 181 (9.31%) Relational Database
3 123 (6.32%) RDBMS
4 121 (6.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 98 (5.04%) MySQL
6 92 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 70 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 62 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 52 (2.67%) Oracle Database
10 49 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 44 (2.26%) Big Data
12 43 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
13 40 (2.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 36 (1.85%) MongoDB
14 36 (1.85%) NoSQL
15 34 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
16 31 (1.59%) Hadoop
17 25 (1.29%) HBase
17 25 (1.29%) Apache Hive
18 24 (1.23%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 158 (8.12%) Visual Studio
2 136 (6.99%) Subversion
3 110 (5.66%) Selenium
4 109 (5.60%) JUnit
5 101 (5.19%) Eclipse
6 98 (5.04%) Ant
6 98 (5.04%) Git (software)
6 98 (5.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 68 (3.50%) Moq
8 65 (3.34%) Jenkins
9 61 (3.14%) JIRA
9 61 (3.14%) NUnit
10 55 (2.83%) Rhino Mocks
11 44 (2.26%) Mockito
12 41 (2.11%) SoapUI
13 34 (1.75%) WebDriver
13 34 (1.75%) Eclipse RCP
14 29 (1.49%) Mercurial
14 29 (1.49%) Bugzilla
15 28 (1.44%) MSTest
General
1 525 (26.99%) Finance
2 212 (10.90%) Banking
3 125 (6.43%) Telecoms
4 81 (4.16%) Games
5 59 (3.03%) Front Office
6 53 (2.72%) Marketing
7 44 (2.26%) Publishing
8 43 (2.21%) Back Office
9 41 (2.11%) Investment Banking
10 38 (1.95%) French Language
10 38 (1.95%) Retail
11 31 (1.59%) Financial Institution
12 21 (1.08%) Advertising
13 20 (1.03%) Legal
14 17 (0.87%) Manufacturing
14 17 (0.87%) Law
15 15 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
16 11 (0.57%) Retail Banking
17 10 (0.51%) Billing
18 7 (0.36%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 821 (42.21%) Developer
2 273 (14.04%) Analyst
3 237 (12.19%) .NET Developer
4 165 (8.48%) Java Developer
5 147 (7.56%) C# Developer
6 146 (7.51%) Architect
7 141 (7.25%) Software Developer
7 141 (7.25%) Senior Developer
8 115 (5.91%) Consultant
9 112 (5.76%) Software Engineer
10 103 (5.30%) C# .NET Developer
11 93 (4.78%) Programmer
11 93 (4.78%) Team Leader
12 70 (3.60%) Business Analyst
13 69 (3.55%) Support Analyst
14 68 (3.50%) Web Developer
15 63 (3.24%) Support Engineer
16 62 (3.19%) Applications Support
17 58 (2.98%) Technical Architect
17 58 (2.98%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 655 (33.68%) .NET
2 390 (20.05%) XML
3 387 (19.90%) HTML
4 375 (19.28%) ASP.NET
5 349 (17.94%) Web Services
6 306 (15.73%) CSS
7 251 (12.90%) WCF
8 195 (10.03%) WPF
9 191 (9.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 182 (9.36%) jQuery
11 175 (9.00%) .NET Framework
12 174 (8.95%) J2EE
13 168 (8.64%) Ajax
14 148 (7.61%) HTML5
15 138 (7.10%) JSP
16 135 (6.94%) Spring
17 125 (6.43%) XSLT
18 123 (6.32%) WinForms
19 117 (6.02%) XHTML
20 96 (4.94%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 279 (14.34%) Computer Science
2 126 (6.48%) Enterprise Software
3 122 (6.27%) N-Tier
4 100 (5.14%) Mobile App
5 70 (3.60%) Management Information System
5 70 (3.60%) Mathematics
6 63 (3.24%) Inversion of Control
7 47 (2.42%) Mainframe
8 44 (2.26%) Visualisation
9 43 (2.21%) iPad
10 39 (2.01%) SWIFT
11 31 (1.59%) Statistics
12 30 (1.54%) Clustering
12 30 (1.54%) Digital Media
13 29 (1.49%) Online Banking
13 29 (1.49%) Derivative
13 29 (1.49%) Open Source
14 27 (1.39%) iPhone
15 26 (1.34%) Tandem
16 23 (1.18%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 562 (28.89%) Windows
2 292 (15.01%) Linux
3 229 (11.77%) UNIX
4 113 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 112 (5.76%) Apple iOS
6 107 (5.50%) Android
7 78 (4.01%) Windows 7
8 72 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 62 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (1.34%) AIX
10 26 (1.34%) Solaris
11 19 (0.98%) Windows XP
12 15 (0.77%) Windows 8
13 14 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (0.51%) Mac OS
15 8 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
15 8 (0.41%) Windows CE
16 7 (0.36%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.26%) Windows Phone
18 4 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 470 (24.16%) OO
2 328 (16.86%) MVC
3 309 (15.89%) Scrum
4 306 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
5 275 (14.14%) TDD
6 269 (13.83%) OOD
7 247 (12.70%) Software Engineering
8 189 (9.72%) SOA
9 178 (9.15%) E-Commerce
10 152 (7.81%) OOP
11 151 (7.76%) Project Management
12 149 (7.66%) Multithreading
13 142 (7.30%) UML
14 136 (6.99%) Unit Testing
15 134 (6.89%) Continuous Integration
16 133 (6.84%) ITIL
17 130 (6.68%) Web Development
18 105 (5.40%) Automated Testing
19 89 (4.58%) BDD
20 79 (4.06%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 787 (40.46%) SQL
2 622 (31.98%) C#
3 520 (26.74%) Java
4 446 (22.93%) JavaScript
5 149 (7.66%) C++
6 116 (5.96%) VB.NET
7 111 (5.71%) T-SQL
8 95 (4.88%) C
9 90 (4.63%) VB
10 74 (3.80%) PHP
11 68 (3.50%) Perl
12 65 (3.34%) Python
13 56 (2.88%) PL/SQL
14 51 (2.62%) PowerShell
15 43 (2.21%) Objective-C
16 34 (1.75%) Shell Script
17 30 (1.54%) Ruby
18 24 (1.23%) ECMAScript
18 24 (1.23%) R
19 21 (1.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 491 (25.24%) Degree
2 127 (6.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 57 (2.93%) ISEB
3 57 (2.93%) MCSE
4 55 (2.83%) MCP
5 53 (2.72%) MCSD
6 50 (2.57%) MCAD
7 47 (2.42%) MCTS
8 38 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
9 35 (1.80%) Security Cleared
10 33 (1.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 28 (1.44%) ISTQB
11 28 (1.44%) CCNA
12 24 (1.23%) SC Cleared
13 23 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 20 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
15 17 (0.87%) MCITP
16 15 (0.77%) MCSA
17 13 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 11 (0.57%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 231 (11.88%) QA
2 48 (2.47%) SLA
3 18 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.15%) WCAG
5 3 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.10%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.051%) GxP
7 1 (0.051%) HL7
7 1 (0.051%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 139 (7.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 99 (5.09%) Active Directory
3 59 (3.03%) XenApp
4 53 (2.72%) VMware ESX
5 49 (2.52%) Hyper-V
6 48 (2.47%) vSphere
7 38 (1.95%) XenDesktop
8 31 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
9 28 (1.44%) vCloud
10 27 (1.39%) VMware Server
11 26 (1.34%) VMFS
12 25 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
13 24 (1.23%) MetaFrame
14 21 (1.08%) NFS
15 18 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
16 13 (0.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 12 (0.62%) XenServer
18 5 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
18 5 (0.26%) Terminal Services
18 5 (0.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 41 (2.11%) SCCM
2 32 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
3 30 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 22 (1.13%) Data Guard
6 17 (0.87%) Backup Exec
6 17 (0.87%) WSUS
7 13 (0.67%) NetBackup
8 12 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (0.51%) SCOM
10 8 (0.41%) Puppet
11 7 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 7 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
12 6 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 5 (0.26%) XenMobile
14 4 (0.21%) MOM
15 3 (0.15%) CA Wily
15 3 (0.15%) HP SIM
16 2 (0.10%) HAProxy
16 2 (0.10%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 469 (24.11%) Microsoft
2 254 (13.06%) Oracle
3 187 (9.61%) VMware
4 103 (5.30%) Google
5 100 (5.14%) Citrix
6 94 (4.83%) HP
7 78 (4.01%) JBoss
8 76 (3.91%) IBM
9 72 (3.70%) NetApp
10 69 (3.55%) EMC
11 60 (3.08%) Cisco
12 54 (2.78%) SAP
13 47 (2.42%) EPiServer
14 39 (2.01%) Adobe
15 35 (1.80%) CA
16 34 (1.75%) Red Hat
16 34 (1.75%) Perforce
17 27 (1.39%) Veritas
18 26 (1.34%) Sybase
19 25 (1.29%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + great company + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-42,000 + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
North West London
Instructure
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wales
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £43000 per annum - 20% Shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience, plus excellent benefi
Posted: Yesterday
London
Atos
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Annapurna
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Webrecruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum £75-£95K + Hybris training
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
UK
The One Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + Benefits and OTE
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago