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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 361 291 300
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +9
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 819 1034 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 0.95% 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.91% 2.41% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 663 873 874
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 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
42813 42961 44531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.57% 39.50% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 33853 34958 37144
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 24 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 24 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 -56 782 £45,000 - 145
London -51 351 £55,000 - 72
South East -39 167 £41,500 +3.75% 20
City of London -51 76 £60,000 +9.09% 8
South West -1 72 £35,000 -14.63% 9
Berkshire -20 60 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Yorkshire -46 52 £35,000 -15.15% 14
East of England -61 41 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Reading +16 39 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Surrey +12 36 £40,000 +11.11% 8
Hampshire -18 35 £42,500 -32.00% 4
North West -52 33 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Bristol +8 31 £33,500 -21.17% 1
West Yorkshire -17 31 £50,000 +53.84% 8
Buckinghamshire 0 29 £40,000 - 2
Leeds -1 26 £50,000 +78.57% 6
Manchester -22 26 £40,000 +14.28% 1
East Midlands 0 23 £39,000 +20.00% 4
North East +1 22 £32,500 -23.52% 8
Scotland -17 21 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Tyne and Wear -1 20 £32,500 -23.52% 8
West Midlands -11 20 £35,000 - 8
North Yorkshire -20 20 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Winchester +23 19 £42,500 +11.11% 1
Somerset +6 18 £31,250 -18.30% 3
Bath - 17 £27,500 - 3
Wiltshire 0 15 £45,000 +33.33% 2
Milton Keynes -20 15 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +10 14 £38,000 -22.05% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 14 £32,500 -23.52% 5

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 739 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
2 730 (39.83%) SQL
3 644 (35.13%) C#
4 614 (33.50%) .NET
5 594 (32.41%) SQL Server
6 513 (27.99%) Finance
7 496 (27.06%) Windows
8 495 (27.00%) Degree
9 451 (24.60%) Java
10 447 (24.39%) JavaScript
11 441 (24.06%) Microsoft
12 399 (21.77%) XML
13 396 (21.60%) OO
14 383 (20.89%) ASP.NET
15 382 (20.84%) HTML
16 375 (20.46%) Web Services
17 329 (17.95%) CSS
17 329 (17.95%) MVC
18 314 (17.13%) Scrum
19 284 (15.49%) TDD
20 283 (15.44%) Computer Science
21 254 (13.86%) Linux
22 246 (13.42%) Internet
23 241 (13.15%) WCF
24 233 (12.71%) OOD
25 221 (12.06%) QA
26 219 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
27 216 (11.78%) Banking
28 215 (11.73%) Oracle
29 210 (11.46%) E-Commerce

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 91 (4.96%) Apache
2 89 (4.86%) Tomcat
3 86 (4.69%) SharePoint
4 78 (4.26%) IIS
5 71 (3.87%) JBoss
6 53 (2.89%) MS Exchange
7 52 (2.84%) CMS
8 49 (2.67%) WebSphere
8 49 (2.67%) Apache Solr
9 43 (2.35%) WebLogic
10 41 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
11 38 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
12 37 (2.02%) Node.js
13 27 (1.47%) Jetty
14 24 (1.31%) Apache ServiceMix
15 23 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
16 22 (1.20%) Confluence
17 21 (1.15%) Adobe CQ
18 18 (0.98%) Drupal
19 12 (0.65%) nginx
Applications
1 179 (9.77%) MS Excel
2 68 (3.71%) MS Office
3 30 (1.64%) Photoshop
4 29 (1.58%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (0.55%) MS Project
7 7 (0.38%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.38%) FreeHand
7 7 (0.38%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.22%) Maya
8 4 (0.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 15 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (0.49%) MultiFonds
4 7 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (0.27%) Oracle iProcurement
6 5 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.22%) Compiere
7 4 (0.22%) Loan IQ
7 4 (0.22%) Advent Moxy
8 3 (0.16%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.11%) Magento
10 1 (0.055%) SAP MM
10 1 (0.055%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 72 (3.93%) Cloud Computing
2 40 (2.18%) SaaS
3 22 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (0.60%) Amazon S3
6 11 (0.60%) PaaS
7 10 (0.55%) IaaS
8 9 (0.49%) Office 365
9 7 (0.38%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.11%) Route 53
11 1 (0.055%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 246 (13.42%) Internet
2 116 (6.33%) HTTP
2 116 (6.33%) Intranet
3 70 (3.82%) LAN
4 69 (3.76%) SAN
5 68 (3.71%) TCP/IP
6 65 (3.55%) DNS
7 62 (3.38%) WAN
7 62 (3.38%) Firewall
8 36 (1.96%) Extranet
9 35 (1.91%) DHCP
10 34 (1.85%) VPN
10 34 (1.85%) SMTP
11 31 (1.69%) Network Security
12 25 (1.36%) VoIP
13 21 (1.15%) IP Telephony
14 19 (1.04%) Wireless
15 18 (0.98%) SSL
16 17 (0.93%) IPv6
17 15 (0.82%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 594 (32.41%) SQL Server
2 160 (8.73%) Relational Database
3 124 (6.76%) MySQL
4 119 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 89 (4.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 88 (4.80%) RDBMS
7 72 (3.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 56 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 55 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 46 (2.51%) Big Data
11 42 (2.29%) NoSQL
12 41 (2.24%) MongoDB
13 38 (2.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 38 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
14 35 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
15 32 (1.75%) Hadoop
16 30 (1.64%) Oracle Database
17 25 (1.36%) Apache Hive
17 25 (1.36%) HBase
18 21 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 179 (9.77%) Visual Studio
2 124 (6.76%) Selenium
3 116 (6.33%) Git (software)
4 108 (5.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 107 (5.84%) Subversion
5 107 (5.84%) JUnit
6 100 (5.46%) Eclipse
7 84 (4.58%) Ant
8 71 (3.87%) Moq
9 65 (3.55%) NUnit
10 63 (3.44%) Jenkins
11 62 (3.38%) Mockito
12 59 (3.22%) Rhino Mocks
13 48 (2.62%) JIRA
14 44 (2.40%) SoapUI
15 37 (2.02%) Bugzilla
16 33 (1.80%) WebDriver
17 31 (1.69%) JMeter
18 30 (1.64%) MSTest
19 27 (1.47%) FitNesse
General
1 513 (27.99%) Finance
2 216 (11.78%) Banking
3 128 (6.98%) Telecoms
4 68 (3.71%) Games
5 58 (3.16%) Retail
6 53 (2.89%) Marketing
7 40 (2.18%) Publishing
8 37 (2.02%) Front Office
9 35 (1.91%) Investment Banking
10 31 (1.69%) Back Office
11 29 (1.58%) French Language
12 28 (1.53%) Financial Institution
13 25 (1.36%) Law
14 23 (1.25%) Manufacturing
15 21 (1.15%) Legal
16 19 (1.04%) Advertising
17 13 (0.71%) Retail Banking
18 8 (0.44%) Billing
18 8 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
19 7 (0.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 773 (42.17%) Developer
2 236 (12.88%) Analyst
3 227 (12.38%) .NET Developer
4 164 (8.95%) Java Developer
5 144 (7.86%) Architect
6 142 (7.75%) C# Developer
7 126 (6.87%) Senior Developer
8 119 (6.49%) Software Developer
9 116 (6.33%) Consultant
10 114 (6.22%) Software Engineer
11 107 (5.84%) Team Leader
12 101 (5.51%) C# .NET Developer
13 76 (4.15%) Web Developer
14 73 (3.98%) Programmer
15 68 (3.71%) Business Analyst
16 66 (3.60%) Support Engineer
17 56 (3.06%) Applications Support
18 55 (3.00%) Support Analyst
19 51 (2.78%) Tester
20 49 (2.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 614 (33.50%) .NET
2 399 (21.77%) XML
3 383 (20.89%) ASP.NET
4 382 (20.84%) HTML
5 375 (20.46%) Web Services
6 329 (17.95%) CSS
7 241 (13.15%) WCF
8 199 (10.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 197 (10.75%) WPF
9 197 (10.75%) jQuery
10 185 (10.09%) .NET Framework
11 163 (8.89%) J2EE
12 146 (7.97%) Spring
13 144 (7.86%) Ajax
14 138 (7.53%) HTML5
15 135 (7.36%) JSP
16 127 (6.93%) XSLT
17 119 (6.49%) WinForms
18 109 (5.95%) XHTML
19 99 (5.40%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 283 (15.44%) Computer Science
2 219 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
3 122 (6.66%) N-Tier
4 102 (5.56%) User Experience
5 99 (5.40%) Enterprise Software
6 91 (4.96%) Mobile App
7 80 (4.36%) Mathematics
8 70 (3.82%) Management Information System
8 70 (3.82%) Algorithms
9 54 (2.95%) Inversion of Control
10 44 (2.40%) Mainframe
11 43 (2.35%) iPad
12 41 (2.24%) Visualisation
13 40 (2.18%) Clustering
14 38 (2.07%) Open Source
15 32 (1.75%) Statistics
16 31 (1.69%) Online Banking
16 31 (1.69%) SWIFT
17 26 (1.42%) iPhone
17 26 (1.42%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 496 (27.06%) Windows
2 254 (13.86%) Linux
3 176 (9.60%) UNIX
4 92 (5.02%) Apple iOS
5 85 (4.64%) Android
6 84 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 76 (4.15%) Windows 7
8 53 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 49 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 28 (1.53%) Windows XP
11 19 (1.04%) Windows 8
12 12 (0.65%) Windows CE
13 9 (0.49%) Solaris
14 8 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.38%) Mac OS
15 7 (0.38%) AIX
16 6 (0.33%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.27%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.27%) CentOS
18 4 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 739 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
2 396 (21.60%) OO
3 329 (17.95%) MVC
4 314 (17.13%) Scrum
5 284 (15.49%) TDD
6 233 (12.71%) OOD
7 210 (11.46%) E-Commerce
8 205 (11.18%) Software Engineering
9 183 (9.98%) SOA
10 144 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
11 142 (7.75%) Mentoring
12 140 (7.64%) ITIL
13 138 (7.53%) Multithreading
13 138 (7.53%) Unit Testing
14 136 (7.42%) Automated Testing
15 134 (7.31%) Web Development
16 131 (7.15%) OOP
17 122 (6.66%) UML
18 117 (6.38%) Project Management
19 112 (6.11%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 730 (39.83%) SQL
2 644 (35.13%) C#
3 451 (24.60%) Java
4 447 (24.39%) JavaScript
5 159 (8.67%) C++
6 107 (5.84%) T-SQL
7 102 (5.56%) VB.NET
8 87 (4.75%) C
9 82 (4.47%) PHP
10 61 (3.33%) Python
10 61 (3.33%) VB
11 53 (2.89%) PL/SQL
12 51 (2.78%) PowerShell
13 42 (2.29%) Perl
14 34 (1.85%) Objective-C
15 27 (1.47%) Ruby
16 26 (1.42%) Shell Script
17 23 (1.25%) R
18 22 (1.20%) Bash Shell
19 18 (0.98%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 495 (27.00%) Degree
2 87 (4.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (2.73%) ISEB
4 41 (2.24%) Security Cleared
5 38 (2.07%) MCSE
6 35 (1.91%) MCP
7 34 (1.85%) ISTQB
8 31 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 31 (1.69%) MCAD
8 31 (1.69%) MCSD
9 30 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (1.53%) SC Cleared
11 26 (1.42%) MCTS
12 23 (1.25%) CCNA
13 22 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 21 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 15 (0.82%) MCITP
16 13 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
16 13 (0.71%) MCDBA
17 12 (0.65%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 221 (12.06%) QA
2 48 (2.62%) SLA
3 18 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.38%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.27%) WCAG
7 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.055%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.055%) HL7
9 1 (0.055%) GxP
System Software
1 106 (5.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 96 (5.24%) Active Directory
3 46 (2.51%) VMware ESX
4 33 (1.80%) XenApp
5 29 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
5 29 (1.58%) vCloud
6 28 (1.53%) VMware Server
7 27 (1.47%) VMFS
7 27 (1.47%) Hyper-V
8 26 (1.42%) XenDesktop
9 18 (0.98%) vSphere
10 9 (0.49%) XenServer
10 9 (0.49%) MetaFrame
11 6 (0.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (0.27%) NFS
12 5 (0.27%) HDFS
13 4 (0.22%) RHEV
13 4 (0.22%) PowerHA
14 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 42 (2.29%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (0.98%) SCCM
4 10 (0.55%) Backup Exec
5 8 (0.44%) SCOM
5 8 (0.44%) NetBackup
6 7 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (0.38%) Puppet
7 6 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 6 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.22%) MOM
8 4 (0.22%) Data Guard
8 4 (0.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 4 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.16%) WSUS
10 2 (0.11%) CA Wily
10 2 (0.11%) Nagios
10 2 (0.11%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.11%) XenMobile
10 2 (0.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 441 (24.06%) Microsoft
2 215 (11.73%) Oracle
3 128 (6.98%) VMware
4 99 (5.40%) HP
5 85 (4.64%) Google
6 56 (3.06%) SAP
7 52 (2.84%) Citrix
8 50 (2.73%) Cisco
9 49 (2.67%) IBM
10 47 (2.56%) NetApp
10 47 (2.56%) EPiServer
11 44 (2.40%) EMC
12 37 (2.02%) CA
13 30 (1.64%) Sybase
13 30 (1.64%) Adobe
13 30 (1.64%) Perforce
14 29 (1.58%) hybris
15 26 (1.42%) Avaya
15 26 (1.42%) Red Hat
16 19 (1.04%) Mitel
Bracknell, Berkshire
Next Move IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Resolve Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Up to £45k
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + equity
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £42,000 to £48,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Herefordshire
The One Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + pension, 25days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + pension, 25days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + 25 days + Flexihour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum GBP 25 - 30K +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago