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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 331 315 290
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -25
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 916 906 1070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.80% 0.85% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.13% 2.18% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 738 760 926
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 £30,950 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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
43021 41581 45815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.68% 38.92% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33611 33777 38523
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -11 868 £45,000 +0.27% 140
London -21 369 £51,000 -7.27% 74
South East -17 191 £42,500 +6.25% 17
City of London -21 90 £47,500 -13.63% 4
South West +27 89 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Berkshire +11 79 £50,000 +25.00%
Reading +29 52 £60,000 +71.42%
North West -29 52 £40,000 +14.28% 10
East of England -42 47 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Yorkshire -58 42 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Hampshire -30 37 £42,500 -27.65% 7
Bristol +9 35 £37,500 - 2
Surrey +7 34 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Manchester -21 32 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Buckinghamshire +15 27 £40,000 - 4
East Midlands -2 27 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Scotland -18 26 £46,250 +32.14% 8
West Yorkshire -31 25 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Wiltshire +13 22 £35,657 +9.71% 3
North East +12 21 £32,500 -7.14% 6
Tyne and Wear +10 21 £32,500 -7.14% 6
West Midlands -2 21 £35,000 - 5
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 20 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Leeds -19 20 £50,000 +78.57% 6
Winchester +10 18 £42,500 +11.84% 2
Bedfordshire -16 17 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Cambridge +17 16 £38,000 -27.61% 5
Cambridgeshire +12 16 £38,000 -15.55% 7
Oxfordshire +9 16 £51,250 +93.39% 2
Edinburgh -6 16 £46,250 +42.30% 5

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 768 (40.27%) SQL
2 709 (37.18%) Agile Software Development
3 653 (34.24%) .NET
4 637 (33.40%) C#
5 612 (32.09%) SQL Server
6 549 (28.79%) Windows
7 514 (26.95%) Finance
8 489 (25.64%) Degree
9 487 (25.54%) Java
10 460 (24.12%) Microsoft
11 452 (23.70%) OO
12 440 (23.07%) JavaScript
13 395 (20.71%) XML
14 384 (20.14%) ASP.NET
15 379 (19.87%) HTML
16 356 (18.67%) Web Services
17 327 (17.15%) MVC
18 311 (16.31%) Scrum
19 308 (16.15%) CSS
20 282 (14.79%) Computer Science
21 279 (14.63%) TDD
22 266 (13.95%) OOD
23 262 (13.74%) Linux
24 258 (13.53%) WCF
25 241 (12.64%) Software Engineering
26 235 (12.32%) Oracle
27 234 (12.27%) Internet
28 223 (11.69%) QA
29 215 (11.27%) Banking
30 210 (11.01%) Analytical Skills

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 87 (4.56%) SharePoint
2 85 (4.46%) IIS
3 82 (4.30%) Apache
4 72 (3.78%) Tomcat
5 63 (3.30%) MS Exchange
6 55 (2.88%) WebSphere
7 52 (2.73%) WebLogic
8 51 (2.67%) CMS
9 47 (2.46%) BizTalk Server
10 38 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
11 35 (1.84%) Apache Solr
12 32 (1.68%) Jetty
12 32 (1.68%) Node.js
13 31 (1.63%) Adobe CQ
14 30 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
15 25 (1.31%) Apache ServiceMix
16 24 (1.26%) Confluence
17 16 (0.84%) Drupal
18 14 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
18 14 (0.73%) Lync
Applications
1 200 (10.49%) MS Excel
2 71 (3.72%) MS Office
3 36 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
3 36 (1.89%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.37%) FreeHand
6 7 (0.37%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.26%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.21%) Maya
9 3 (0.16%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.16%) MS Project
10 1 (0.052%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 19 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
4 11 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (0.26%) MultiFonds
7 5 (0.26%) Oracle iProcurement
7 5 (0.26%) Magento
7 5 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
8 4 (0.21%) Compiere
8 4 (0.21%) Loan IQ
9 3 (0.16%) Advent Moxy
9 3 (0.16%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.052%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 69 (3.62%) Cloud Computing
2 41 (2.15%) SaaS
3 29 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (0.58%) Office 365
6 11 (0.58%) PaaS
7 10 (0.52%) IaaS
8 9 (0.47%) Amazon S3
9 8 (0.42%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 234 (12.27%) Internet
2 125 (6.55%) HTTP
3 108 (5.66%) Intranet
4 77 (4.04%) TCP/IP
5 75 (3.93%) SAN
6 74 (3.88%) LAN
7 72 (3.78%) DNS
8 69 (3.62%) Firewall
9 60 (3.15%) WAN
10 54 (2.83%) SMTP
11 42 (2.20%) VPN
12 33 (1.73%) VoIP
13 32 (1.68%) DHCP
14 30 (1.57%) Network Security
15 26 (1.36%) Extranet
16 22 (1.15%) SSL
17 21 (1.10%) IPv6
17 21 (1.10%) Wireless
18 17 (0.89%) IP Telephony
19 14 (0.73%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 612 (32.09%) SQL Server
2 163 (8.55%) Relational Database
3 128 (6.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 106 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 105 (5.51%) MySQL
6 94 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 66 (3.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 65 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 51 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 46 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
11 43 (2.25%) Big Data
12 42 (2.20%) Oracle Database
13 39 (2.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 38 (1.99%) NoSQL
14 38 (1.99%) MongoDB
15 35 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
16 32 (1.68%) Hadoop
17 26 (1.36%) HBase
17 26 (1.36%) Apache Hive
18 24 (1.26%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 165 (8.65%) Visual Studio
2 125 (6.55%) Subversion
3 111 (5.82%) Selenium
4 106 (5.56%) JUnit
4 106 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 101 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 96 (5.03%) Eclipse
7 91 (4.77%) Ant
8 70 (3.67%) Moq
9 64 (3.36%) NUnit
10 63 (3.30%) Jenkins
11 59 (3.09%) JIRA
12 58 (3.04%) Rhino Mocks
13 49 (2.57%) Mockito
14 42 (2.20%) SoapUI
15 32 (1.68%) Bugzilla
15 32 (1.68%) Eclipse RCP
15 32 (1.68%) WebDriver
16 30 (1.57%) MSTest
17 28 (1.47%) Mercurial
General
1 514 (26.95%) Finance
2 215 (11.27%) Banking
3 127 (6.66%) Telecoms
4 76 (3.99%) Games
5 52 (2.73%) Marketing
6 48 (2.52%) Retail
7 47 (2.46%) Publishing
7 47 (2.46%) Front Office
8 39 (2.05%) Investment Banking
9 37 (1.94%) Back Office
10 36 (1.89%) French Language
11 28 (1.47%) Financial Institution
12 22 (1.15%) Manufacturing
13 21 (1.10%) Law
13 21 (1.10%) Legal
14 19 (1.00%) Advertising
15 13 (0.68%) Retail Banking
15 13 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.37%) General Ledger
16 7 (0.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 795 (41.69%) Developer
2 252 (13.21%) Analyst
3 241 (12.64%) .NET Developer
4 154 (8.08%) Java Developer
5 144 (7.55%) C# Developer
6 140 (7.34%) Architect
7 137 (7.18%) Software Developer
8 128 (6.71%) Senior Developer
9 120 (6.29%) Software Engineer
10 117 (6.14%) Consultant
11 107 (5.61%) C# .NET Developer
12 103 (5.40%) Team Leader
13 83 (4.35%) Programmer
14 71 (3.72%) Web Developer
14 71 (3.72%) Support Engineer
15 69 (3.62%) Business Analyst
16 66 (3.46%) Applications Support
17 65 (3.41%) Support Analyst
18 55 (2.88%) Tester
19 53 (2.78%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 653 (34.24%) .NET
2 395 (20.71%) XML
3 384 (20.14%) ASP.NET
4 379 (19.87%) HTML
5 356 (18.67%) Web Services
6 308 (16.15%) CSS
7 258 (13.53%) WCF
8 198 (10.38%) WPF
9 193 (10.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 179 (9.39%) .NET Framework
11 178 (9.33%) jQuery
12 167 (8.76%) J2EE
13 154 (8.08%) Ajax
14 141 (7.39%) HTML5
15 133 (6.97%) JSP
16 132 (6.92%) Spring
17 124 (6.50%) XSLT
18 121 (6.35%) WinForms
19 111 (5.82%) XHTML
20 93 (4.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 282 (14.79%) Computer Science
2 210 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
3 125 (6.55%) Enterprise Software
4 121 (6.35%) N-Tier
5 108 (5.66%) User Experience
6 96 (5.03%) Mobile App
7 77 (4.04%) Mathematics
8 67 (3.51%) Management Information System
9 61 (3.20%) Inversion of Control
10 48 (2.52%) Mainframe
11 44 (2.31%) Visualisation
12 41 (2.15%) iPad
13 37 (1.94%) SWIFT
14 35 (1.84%) Clustering
15 33 (1.73%) Statistics
16 32 (1.68%) Online Banking
16 32 (1.68%) Open Source
17 27 (1.42%) Digital Media
17 27 (1.42%) iPhone
18 26 (1.36%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 549 (28.79%) Windows
2 262 (13.74%) Linux
3 203 (10.64%) UNIX
4 114 (5.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 111 (5.82%) Apple iOS
6 104 (5.45%) Android
7 83 (4.35%) Windows 7
8 68 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 63 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (1.31%) Windows XP
11 16 (0.84%) AIX
11 16 (0.84%) Solaris
11 16 (0.84%) Windows 8
12 12 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (0.52%) Windows CE
14 8 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
15 7 (0.37%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.26%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.26%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 709 (37.18%) Agile Software Development
2 452 (23.70%) OO
3 327 (17.15%) MVC
4 311 (16.31%) Scrum
5 279 (14.63%) TDD
6 266 (13.95%) OOD
7 241 (12.64%) Software Engineering
8 190 (9.96%) E-Commerce
9 179 (9.39%) SOA
10 144 (7.55%) Multithreading
11 140 (7.34%) Mentoring
11 140 (7.34%) OOP
12 139 (7.29%) ITIL
13 138 (7.24%) Continuous Integration
14 137 (7.18%) Unit Testing
15 136 (7.13%) Project Management
15 136 (7.13%) UML
16 132 (6.92%) Web Development
17 115 (6.03%) Automated Testing
18 97 (5.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 768 (40.27%) SQL
2 637 (33.40%) C#
3 487 (25.54%) Java
4 440 (23.07%) JavaScript
5 162 (8.50%) C++
6 112 (5.87%) VB.NET
7 107 (5.61%) T-SQL
8 97 (5.09%) C
9 80 (4.20%) PHP
10 79 (4.14%) VB
11 66 (3.46%) Python
12 55 (2.88%) Perl
13 51 (2.67%) PL/SQL
14 48 (2.52%) PowerShell
15 39 (2.05%) Objective-C
16 29 (1.52%) Ruby
17 28 (1.47%) Shell Script
18 24 (1.26%) ECMAScript
18 24 (1.26%) R
19 19 (1.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 489 (25.64%) Degree
2 123 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 55 (2.88%) MCSE
4 49 (2.57%) MCP
4 49 (2.57%) MCSD
5 48 (2.52%) ISEB
6 46 (2.41%) MCAD
7 41 (2.15%) MCTS
8 36 (1.89%) Security Cleared
9 33 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
10 30 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 28 (1.47%) ISTQB
12 26 (1.36%) CCNA
12 26 (1.36%) SC Cleared
13 23 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 20 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 19 (1.00%) MCITP
16 18 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
17 16 (0.84%) MCSA
18 14 (0.73%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 223 (11.69%) QA
2 50 (2.62%) SLA
3 17 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.21%) WCAG
6 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.10%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.052%) HL7
8 1 (0.052%) GxP
8 1 (0.052%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 127 (6.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 110 (5.77%) Active Directory
3 51 (2.67%) VMware ESX
4 49 (2.57%) XenApp
5 42 (2.20%) Hyper-V
6 34 (1.78%) vSphere
7 30 (1.57%) XenDesktop
7 30 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
8 29 (1.52%) vCloud
9 28 (1.47%) VMware Server
10 27 (1.42%) VMFS
11 22 (1.15%) MetaFrame
12 15 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
13 13 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 13 (0.68%) NFS
14 12 (0.63%) XenServer
15 8 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
16 5 (0.26%) HDFS
16 5 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
17 4 (0.21%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 36 (1.89%) SCCM
1 36 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
2 27 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (0.79%) Backup Exec
4 14 (0.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 13 (0.68%) WSUS
5 13 (0.68%) NetBackup
6 12 (0.63%) SCOM
6 12 (0.63%) Data Guard
7 10 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (0.37%) Puppet
8 7 (0.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 7 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
9 6 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.21%) MOM
11 3 (0.16%) CA Wily
11 3 (0.16%) HP SIM
11 3 (0.16%) XenMobile
12 2 (0.10%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.10%) Nagios
Vendors
1 460 (24.12%) Microsoft
2 235 (12.32%) Oracle
3 167 (8.76%) VMware
4 98 (5.14%) Google
4 98 (5.14%) HP
5 85 (4.46%) Citrix
6 76 (3.99%) JBoss
7 62 (3.25%) IBM
8 61 (3.20%) EMC
9 59 (3.09%) Cisco
9 59 (3.09%) NetApp
10 52 (2.73%) SAP
11 48 (2.52%) EPiServer
12 40 (2.10%) Adobe
13 38 (1.99%) CA
14 32 (1.68%) Perforce
15 31 (1.63%) Red Hat
16 27 (1.42%) Sybase
17 22 (1.15%) Veritas
17 22 (1.15%) Symantec
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life/health insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
QUANTICA
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum £20-30K PA
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago