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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 353 298 306
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +8
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 820 1009 1003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 0.93% 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.92% 2.37% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 660 849 890
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%

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
42790 42660 45407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.61% 39.43% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33752 34664 37858
Average salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 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 21 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 -50 783 £45,000 - 143
London -61 350 £55,000 - 68
South East -29 172 £42,000 +5.00% 26
City of London -56 76 £60,000 +4.34% 13
South West +3 73 £35,000 -10.82% 11
Berkshire -10 61 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Yorkshire -31 50 £35,000 -12.50% 9
East of England -63 42 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Reading +14 40 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Surrey +5 37 £41,500 +15.27% 13
Hampshire -14 35 £42,500 -32.00% 4
North West -37 34 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Bristol +7 31 £33,500 -21.17% 2
West Yorkshire -17 30 £50,000 +47.05% 4
Buckinghamshire +10 29 £40,000 - 3
Manchester -36 26 £40,000 +17.64% 5
Leeds -18 25 £50,000 +78.57% 3
East Midlands -3 24 £39,500 +21.53% 5
Scotland -10 22 £47,500 +35.71% 1
North East -1 20 £32,500 -23.52% 7
Winchester +24 19 £42,500 +11.11% 2
Tyne and Wear +5 19 £32,500 -23.52% 6
North Yorkshire -22 19 £35,000 -22.22% 5
West Midlands -16 18 £35,000 - 5
Wiltshire +6 17 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Somerset +5 17 £35,000 -8.49% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 16 £32,500 -23.52% 4
Milton Keynes -16 16 £40,000 - 1
Bath - 16 £31,250 - 3
Edinburgh -5 15 £40,750 +25.38%

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 730 (40.13%) Agile Software Development
2 728 (40.02%) SQL
3 634 (34.85%) C#
4 613 (33.70%) .NET
5 591 (32.49%) SQL Server
6 509 (27.98%) Finance
7 496 (27.27%) Windows
8 491 (26.99%) Degree
9 448 (24.63%) Java
10 441 (24.24%) Microsoft
11 436 (23.97%) JavaScript
12 398 (21.88%) OO
13 390 (21.44%) XML
14 383 (21.06%) ASP.NET
15 376 (20.67%) HTML
16 368 (20.23%) Web Services
17 324 (17.81%) MVC
18 322 (17.70%) CSS
19 316 (17.37%) Scrum
20 283 (15.56%) Computer Science
21 280 (15.39%) TDD
22 252 (13.85%) Linux
23 242 (13.30%) Internet
24 240 (13.19%) WCF
25 235 (12.92%) OOD
26 222 (12.20%) QA
27 214 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
28 213 (11.71%) Banking
29 212 (11.65%) Oracle
30 208 (11.43%) Software Engineering

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 89 (4.89%) Apache
2 86 (4.73%) SharePoint
3 84 (4.62%) Tomcat
4 76 (4.18%) IIS
5 71 (3.90%) JBoss
6 56 (3.08%) MS Exchange
7 52 (2.86%) CMS
8 49 (2.69%) WebSphere
9 47 (2.58%) Apache Solr
10 42 (2.31%) WebLogic
11 41 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
12 38 (2.09%) BizTalk Server
13 37 (2.03%) Node.js
14 27 (1.48%) Jetty
15 25 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
16 24 (1.32%) Apache ServiceMix
17 23 (1.26%) Confluence
18 21 (1.15%) Adobe CQ
19 18 (0.99%) Drupal
20 12 (0.66%) nginx
Applications
1 183 (10.06%) MS Excel
2 66 (3.63%) MS Office
3 31 (1.70%) Photoshop
4 30 (1.65%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.49%) MS Project
7 7 (0.38%) FreeHand
7 7 (0.38%) Fireworks
8 6 (0.33%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.22%) Maya
9 4 (0.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 14 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.49%) MultiFonds
4 7 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (0.27%) Oracle iProcurement
6 5 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.22%) Loan IQ
7 4 (0.22%) Compiere
8 3 (0.16%) Advent Moxy
8 3 (0.16%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.11%) Magento
10 1 (0.055%) Hyperion Planning
10 1 (0.055%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 71 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
2 40 (2.20%) SaaS
3 22 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
4 18 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (0.60%) PaaS
5 11 (0.60%) Amazon S3
6 10 (0.55%) Office 365
6 10 (0.55%) IaaS
7 7 (0.38%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.11%) Route 53
9 1 (0.055%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 242 (13.30%) Internet
2 114 (6.27%) HTTP
2 114 (6.27%) Intranet
3 70 (3.85%) SAN
4 69 (3.79%) TCP/IP
4 69 (3.79%) LAN
5 63 (3.46%) DNS
6 61 (3.35%) Firewall
7 60 (3.30%) WAN
8 35 (1.92%) DHCP
9 34 (1.87%) VPN
9 34 (1.87%) SMTP
9 34 (1.87%) Extranet
10 29 (1.59%) Network Security
11 26 (1.43%) VoIP
12 20 (1.10%) IP Telephony
13 19 (1.04%) Wireless
14 18 (0.99%) SSL
15 17 (0.93%) IPv6
16 15 (0.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 591 (32.49%) SQL Server
2 157 (8.63%) Relational Database
3 121 (6.65%) MySQL
4 119 (6.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 89 (4.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 88 (4.84%) RDBMS
7 70 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 58 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 54 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 44 (2.42%) Big Data
11 41 (2.25%) MongoDB
11 41 (2.25%) NoSQL
12 39 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
13 38 (2.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 35 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
15 32 (1.76%) Hadoop
16 31 (1.70%) Oracle Database
17 25 (1.37%) HBase
17 25 (1.37%) Apache Hive
18 21 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 179 (9.84%) Visual Studio
2 118 (6.49%) Selenium
3 116 (6.38%) Git (software)
4 110 (6.05%) Subversion
5 107 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 104 (5.72%) JUnit
7 101 (5.55%) Eclipse
8 84 (4.62%) Ant
9 71 (3.90%) Moq
10 65 (3.57%) NUnit
10 65 (3.57%) Jenkins
11 60 (3.30%) Mockito
12 59 (3.24%) Rhino Mocks
13 52 (2.86%) JIRA
14 43 (2.36%) SoapUI
15 36 (1.98%) Bugzilla
16 34 (1.87%) WebDriver
17 30 (1.65%) MSTest
17 30 (1.65%) JMeter
18 27 (1.48%) Mercurial
General
1 509 (27.98%) Finance
2 213 (11.71%) Banking
3 125 (6.87%) Telecoms
4 69 (3.79%) Games
5 54 (2.97%) Retail
6 53 (2.91%) Marketing
7 40 (2.20%) Publishing
8 37 (2.03%) Front Office
9 35 (1.92%) Investment Banking
10 32 (1.76%) Back Office
11 30 (1.65%) French Language
12 28 (1.54%) Financial Institution
13 23 (1.26%) Law
14 22 (1.21%) Manufacturing
15 21 (1.15%) Legal
16 20 (1.10%) Advertising
17 13 (0.71%) Retail Banking
18 8 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
19 7 (0.38%) General Ledger
19 7 (0.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 767 (42.17%) Developer
2 235 (12.92%) Analyst
3 226 (12.42%) .NET Developer
4 161 (8.85%) Java Developer
5 141 (7.75%) C# Developer
6 139 (7.64%) Architect
7 128 (7.04%) Senior Developer
8 120 (6.60%) Software Developer
9 116 (6.38%) Consultant
10 113 (6.21%) Software Engineer
11 106 (5.83%) Team Leader
12 100 (5.50%) C# .NET Developer
13 75 (4.12%) Web Developer
14 74 (4.07%) Programmer
15 69 (3.79%) Business Analyst
16 67 (3.68%) Support Engineer
17 55 (3.02%) Applications Support
17 55 (3.02%) Support Analyst
18 51 (2.80%) Tester
19 50 (2.75%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 613 (33.70%) .NET
2 390 (21.44%) XML
3 383 (21.06%) ASP.NET
4 376 (20.67%) HTML
5 368 (20.23%) Web Services
6 322 (17.70%) CSS
7 240 (13.19%) WCF
8 199 (10.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 193 (10.61%) WPF
9 193 (10.61%) jQuery
10 185 (10.17%) .NET Framework
11 162 (8.91%) J2EE
12 144 (7.92%) Ajax
13 141 (7.75%) Spring
14 137 (7.53%) HTML5
15 131 (7.20%) JSP
16 124 (6.82%) XSLT
17 117 (6.43%) WinForms
18 106 (5.83%) XHTML
19 99 (5.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 283 (15.56%) Computer Science
2 214 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 120 (6.60%) N-Tier
4 101 (5.55%) Enterprise Software
5 100 (5.50%) User Experience
6 91 (5.00%) Mobile App
7 81 (4.45%) Mathematics
8 70 (3.85%) Algorithms
9 67 (3.68%) Management Information System
10 55 (3.02%) Inversion of Control
11 44 (2.42%) Mainframe
12 41 (2.25%) Visualisation
12 41 (2.25%) iPad
13 38 (2.09%) Clustering
14 37 (2.03%) Open Source
15 32 (1.76%) SWIFT
15 32 (1.76%) Online Banking
15 32 (1.76%) Statistics
16 26 (1.43%) Tandem
17 25 (1.37%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 496 (27.27%) Windows
2 252 (13.85%) Linux
3 175 (9.62%) UNIX
4 92 (5.06%) Apple iOS
5 87 (4.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 86 (4.73%) Android
7 77 (4.23%) Windows 7
8 56 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 50 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 28 (1.54%) Windows XP
11 19 (1.04%) Windows 8
12 11 (0.60%) Windows CE
13 9 (0.49%) Solaris
14 8 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.38%) AIX
16 6 (0.33%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.33%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.27%) CentOS
17 5 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 730 (40.13%) Agile Software Development
2 398 (21.88%) OO
3 324 (17.81%) MVC
4 316 (17.37%) Scrum
5 280 (15.39%) TDD
6 235 (12.92%) OOD
7 208 (11.43%) Software Engineering
8 206 (11.32%) E-Commerce
9 180 (9.90%) SOA
10 142 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
11 138 (7.59%) Multithreading
11 138 (7.59%) Unit Testing
11 138 (7.59%) Mentoring
12 136 (7.48%) ITIL
13 133 (7.31%) OOP
14 131 (7.20%) Automated Testing
14 131 (7.20%) Web Development
15 124 (6.82%) UML
16 116 (6.38%) Project Management
17 109 (5.99%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 728 (40.02%) SQL
2 634 (34.85%) C#
3 448 (24.63%) Java
4 436 (23.97%) JavaScript
5 159 (8.74%) C++
6 105 (5.77%) T-SQL
7 99 (5.44%) VB.NET
8 88 (4.84%) C
9 81 (4.45%) PHP
10 61 (3.35%) VB
11 59 (3.24%) Python
12 53 (2.91%) PL/SQL
13 50 (2.75%) PowerShell
14 42 (2.31%) Perl
15 35 (1.92%) Objective-C
16 26 (1.43%) Shell Script
16 26 (1.43%) Ruby
17 23 (1.26%) R
18 22 (1.21%) Bash Shell
19 19 (1.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 491 (26.99%) Degree
2 93 (5.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (2.64%) ISEB
4 40 (2.20%) Security Cleared
4 40 (2.20%) MCSE
5 37 (2.03%) MCP
6 34 (1.87%) MCAD
6 34 (1.87%) MCSD
7 33 (1.81%) ISTQB
8 30 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
9 29 (1.59%) MCTS
9 29 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 27 (1.48%) SC Cleared
11 23 (1.26%) CCNA
12 22 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 21 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 16 (0.88%) MCITP
15 13 (0.71%) MCSA
15 13 (0.71%) MCDBA
16 12 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 222 (12.20%) QA
2 48 (2.64%) SLA
3 17 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.33%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.33%) WCAG
5 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.055%) HL7
7 1 (0.055%) GxP
7 1 (0.055%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 106 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 97 (5.33%) Active Directory
3 47 (2.58%) VMware ESX
4 35 (1.92%) XenApp
5 29 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
5 29 (1.59%) vCloud
6 28 (1.54%) VMware Server
6 28 (1.54%) Hyper-V
7 27 (1.48%) XenDesktop
7 27 (1.48%) VMFS
8 19 (1.04%) vSphere
9 10 (0.55%) XenServer
10 9 (0.49%) MetaFrame
11 6 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (0.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (0.27%) HDFS
12 5 (0.27%) NFS
13 4 (0.22%) RHEV
13 4 (0.22%) PowerHA
14 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 41 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
2 27 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (1.10%) SCCM
4 10 (0.55%) Backup Exec
5 9 (0.49%) SCOM
6 8 (0.44%) NetBackup
7 7 (0.38%) Puppet
7 7 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 6 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 5 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (0.22%) MOM
10 4 (0.22%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.16%) WSUS
12 2 (0.11%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.11%) Nagios
12 2 (0.11%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.11%) XenMobile
12 2 (0.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 441 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 212 (11.65%) Oracle
3 130 (7.15%) VMware
4 97 (5.33%) HP
5 87 (4.78%) Google
6 57 (3.13%) Citrix
7 53 (2.91%) SAP
8 51 (2.80%) Cisco
9 48 (2.64%) NetApp
9 48 (2.64%) IBM
10 47 (2.58%) EPiServer
11 45 (2.47%) EMC
12 37 (2.03%) CA
13 31 (1.70%) Perforce
14 30 (1.65%) Adobe
15 29 (1.59%) Sybase
16 27 (1.48%) hybris
17 26 (1.43%) Red Hat
18 24 (1.32%) Avaya
19 18 (0.99%) Apple
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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South Wales
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
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Salary: To £32K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flexi time
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Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
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