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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 350 317 356
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +39
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 884 1009 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.81% 0.86% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.00% 2.19% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 711 871 670
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +12.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +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
44198 46161 43817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.30% 39.38% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 35107 36355 35274
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,825 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 July 2015 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 July 2015. 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 -37 833 £45,000 -5.26% 128
London -15 385 £55,000 +4.76% 75
South East -4 173 £39,500 -12.22% 16
East of England +14 64 £40,000 - 11
City of London -2 59 £60,000 +26.31% 8
Yorkshire +16 54 £37,000 +21.31% 11
South West -50 49 £37,500 +2.51% 1
West Midlands +3 46 £35,000 - 3
North West -10 46 £37,500 - 9
Hampshire +20 44 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Buckinghamshire +12 43 £39,000 +1.29% 3
Berkshire -27 41 £40,000 -11.11% 4
West Yorkshire +20 38 £37,000 +21.31% 6
Leeds +12 29 £55,000 +58.27% 3
Surrey -10 28 £38,500 -18.94% 3
Kingston Upon Thames +16 27 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Milton Keynes +11 27 £36,500 -2.66% 2
Bristol -12 24 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Suffolk +19 21 £48,000 +37.14% 3
Manchester +8 21 £31,000 -17.33% 8
Birmingham +2 21 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Newport Pagnell - 20 £39,000 - 1
Reading -29 18 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Cheshire +7 17 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Essex 0 17 £28,000 -30.00% 1
South Wales +10 16 £39,500 +21.53% 3
Scotland +7 16 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Wales +2 16 £39,500 +21.53% 3
Teddington - 15 £45,000 -
Twickenham - 15 £45,000 -

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 763 (41.11%) SQL
2 690 (37.18%) Agile Software Development
3 657 (35.40%) Windows
4 646 (34.81%) SQL Server
5 598 (32.22%) .NET
6 594 (32.00%) Finance
7 584 (31.47%) Microsoft
8 579 (31.20%) C#
9 483 (26.02%) Java
10 464 (25.00%) HTML
11 457 (24.62%) XML
12 416 (22.41%) JavaScript
13 375 (20.20%) Web Services
14 374 (20.15%) ASP.NET
15 344 (18.53%) Degree
16 327 (17.62%) OO
17 326 (17.56%) Analytical Skills
18 286 (15.41%) Scrum
19 278 (14.98%) MS Excel
20 275 (14.82%) CSS
21 267 (14.39%) WCF
22 260 (14.01%) MVC
23 244 (13.15%) Software Engineering
24 243 (13.09%) SDLC
25 235 (12.66%) TDD
26 226 (12.18%) Oracle
27 208 (11.21%) jQuery
28 203 (10.94%) .NET Framework
29 199 (10.72%) Banking
29 199 (10.72%) Computer Science

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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
1 103 (5.55%) Tomcat
2 85 (4.58%) IIS
3 80 (4.31%) SharePoint
4 70 (3.77%) JBoss
5 67 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
6 57 (3.07%) WebSphere
7 45 (2.42%) WebLogic
7 45 (2.42%) MS Exchange
8 44 (2.37%) Apache
9 40 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 32 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
11 30 (1.62%) Node.js
12 21 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
13 20 (1.08%) Apache ServiceMix
13 20 (1.08%) Lync
13 20 (1.08%) Confluence
14 19 (1.02%) WorkSite
15 14 (0.75%) OpenEdge
15 14 (0.75%) CMS
16 11 (0.59%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 278 (14.98%) MS Excel
2 175 (9.43%) MS Office
3 22 (1.19%) MS Project
4 18 (0.97%) Photoshop
5 11 (0.59%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.43%) FastStats
7 6 (0.32%) InfoPath
7 6 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
9 4 (0.22%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.054%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.054%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 26 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.43%) Unica
4 8 (0.43%) Adobe Campaign
5 7 (0.38%) MultiFonds
6 4 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.11%) Magento
7 2 (0.11%) Loan IQ
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.11%) BASE24
7 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.054%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.054%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 1 (0.054%) Academy Housing
8 1 (0.054%) arcHouse
8 1 (0.054%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.054%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.054%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 54 (2.91%) SaaS
2 23 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (0.65%) PaaS
5 11 (0.59%) Office 365
6 8 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 7 (0.38%) IaaS
7 7 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.22%) GitHub
9 3 (0.16%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.16%) CloudFront
9 3 (0.16%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
9 3 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.11%) Google Drive
11 1 (0.054%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 161 (8.67%) TCP/IP
2 158 (8.51%) Internet
3 90 (4.85%) DNS
4 87 (4.69%) VPN
5 83 (4.47%) LAN
6 74 (3.99%) HTTP
7 71 (3.83%) WAN
8 68 (3.66%) Firewall
9 64 (3.45%) Intranet
10 61 (3.29%) DHCP
11 40 (2.16%) Network Security
12 38 (2.05%) VoIP
13 34 (1.83%) Extranet
14 33 (1.78%) SAN
15 26 (1.40%) SNMP
15 26 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
16 25 (1.35%) VLAN
17 20 (1.08%) Broadband
18 16 (0.86%) SSL
18 16 (0.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 646 (34.81%) SQL Server
2 147 (7.92%) Relational Database
3 97 (5.23%) NoSQL
4 75 (4.04%) Big Data
5 74 (3.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 63 (3.39%) RDBMS
7 58 (3.13%) MySQL
8 46 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 38 (2.05%) Hadoop
10 36 (1.94%) Oracle Database
11 32 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
12 28 (1.51%) MongoDB
13 25 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
14 21 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 21 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
15 18 (0.97%) DB2
16 17 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
17 15 (0.81%) IDOL
18 13 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
19 11 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 154 (8.30%) Visual Studio
2 117 (6.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 108 (5.82%) Selenium
4 100 (5.39%) Subversion
5 94 (5.06%) Git (software)
6 90 (4.85%) JUnit
7 81 (4.36%) JIRA
8 77 (4.15%) Eclipse
8 77 (4.15%) Jenkins
9 76 (4.09%) NUnit
10 73 (3.93%) Moq
11 70 (3.77%) Cucumber
12 68 (3.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 61 (3.29%) FitNesse
14 52 (2.80%) Rhino Mocks
15 44 (2.37%) HP UFT
16 42 (2.26%) Ant
17 40 (2.16%) Maven
18 33 (1.78%) MSTest
19 31 (1.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 594 (32.00%) Finance
2 199 (10.72%) Banking
3 121 (6.52%) Retail
4 86 (4.63%) Telecoms
5 74 (3.99%) Marketing
6 51 (2.75%) Legal
7 43 (2.32%) Law
8 41 (2.21%) Games
9 40 (2.16%) Back Office
10 39 (2.10%) Publishing
11 36 (1.94%) Investment Banking
11 36 (1.94%) Online Betting
12 28 (1.51%) Front Office
13 22 (1.19%) Billing
14 21 (1.13%) Financial Institution
15 17 (0.92%) Advertising
16 15 (0.81%) French Language
17 14 (0.75%) Manufacturing
18 13 (0.70%) Retail Banking
19 7 (0.38%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 720 (38.79%) Developer
2 336 (18.10%) Analyst
3 174 (9.38%) Java Developer
4 166 (8.94%) Senior Developer
5 163 (8.78%) .NET Developer
6 122 (6.57%) Architect
6 122 (6.57%) Software Engineer
7 102 (5.50%) Support Analyst
8 93 (5.01%) Applications Support
9 91 (4.90%) C# Developer
10 83 (4.47%) Web Developer
11 77 (4.15%) Consultant
11 77 (4.15%) Senior Analyst
12 73 (3.93%) Test Analyst
13 71 (3.83%) Senior Java Developer
14 67 (3.61%) Software Developer
15 59 (3.18%) Applications Support Analyst
15 59 (3.18%) C# .NET Developer
16 58 (3.13%) Business Analyst
17 56 (3.02%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 598 (32.22%) .NET
2 464 (25.00%) HTML
3 457 (24.62%) XML
4 375 (20.20%) Web Services
5 374 (20.15%) ASP.NET
6 275 (14.82%) CSS
7 267 (14.39%) WCF
8 208 (11.21%) jQuery
9 203 (10.94%) .NET Framework
10 195 (10.51%) Spring
11 183 (9.86%) REST
12 178 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 147 (7.92%) WPF
14 144 (7.76%) HTML5
15 142 (7.65%) SOAP
16 134 (7.22%) WinForms
17 111 (5.98%) Ajax
18 105 (5.66%) J2EE
19 91 (4.90%) ADO.NET
20 75 (4.04%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 326 (17.56%) Analytical Skills
2 199 (10.72%) Computer Science
3 101 (5.44%) N-Tier
4 88 (4.74%) Mobile App
5 77 (4.15%) Management Information System
6 74 (3.99%) Data Centre
7 60 (3.23%) Social Media
8 57 (3.07%) Grid Computing
9 54 (2.91%) Mathematics
10 47 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
11 46 (2.48%) Inversion of Control
12 42 (2.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 40 (2.16%) Algorithms
14 37 (1.99%) User Experience
15 33 (1.78%) Fixed Income
16 30 (1.62%) Derivative
17 28 (1.51%) Mobile Banking
18 27 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
18 27 (1.45%) Clustering
19 26 (1.40%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 657 (35.40%) Windows
2 182 (9.81%) Linux
3 178 (9.59%) UNIX
4 112 (6.03%) Apple iOS
5 103 (5.55%) Windows 7
6 98 (5.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 83 (4.47%) Android
8 60 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 48 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (1.67%) Windows XP
11 18 (0.97%) CentOS
12 17 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (0.86%) Windows 8
14 14 (0.75%) Solaris
15 8 (0.43%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.43%) Mac OS
16 7 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
16 7 (0.38%) Windows Vista
16 7 (0.38%) AIX
16 7 (0.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 690 (37.18%) Agile Software Development
2 327 (17.62%) OO
3 286 (15.41%) Scrum
4 260 (14.01%) MVC
5 244 (13.15%) Software Engineering
6 243 (13.09%) SDLC
7 235 (12.66%) TDD
8 176 (9.48%) ITIL
9 168 (9.05%) Multithreading
10 137 (7.38%) E-Commerce
10 137 (7.38%) Mentoring
11 130 (7.00%) OOD
11 130 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
12 120 (6.47%) Project Management
13 118 (6.36%) Unit Testing
14 117 (6.30%) BDD
15 111 (5.98%) OOP
16 99 (5.33%) Automated Testing
17 91 (4.90%) UML
18 90 (4.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 763 (41.11%) SQL
2 579 (31.20%) C#
3 483 (26.02%) Java
4 416 (22.41%) JavaScript
5 174 (9.38%) C++
6 161 (8.67%) T-SQL
7 136 (7.33%) VB.NET
8 130 (7.00%) PL/SQL
9 90 (4.85%) VB
10 80 (4.31%) PHP
11 69 (3.72%) Objective-C
12 64 (3.45%) Python
13 62 (3.34%) C
14 61 (3.29%) Perl
15 38 (2.05%) Bash Shell
16 30 (1.62%) Shell Script
17 29 (1.56%) Ruby
18 27 (1.45%) VB6
19 26 (1.40%) Korn
20 23 (1.24%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 344 (18.53%) Degree
2 105 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 83 (4.47%) ISEB
4 65 (3.50%) MCSE
5 54 (2.91%) ISTQB
6 43 (2.32%) MCP
7 41 (2.21%) MCITP
8 37 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
9 32 (1.72%) MCSA
9 32 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
10 29 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 24 (1.29%) CCNA
12 23 (1.24%) CISSP
13 22 (1.19%) Security Cleared
14 21 (1.13%) SC Cleared
15 14 (0.75%) CCNP
16 10 (0.54%) CCA
16 10 (0.54%) Citrix Certification
16 10 (0.54%) CCEE
17 6 (0.32%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (9.16%) QA
2 67 (3.61%) SLA
3 29 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.59%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.32%) WCAG
7 6 (0.32%) Section 508
8 3 (0.16%) HL7
9 2 (0.11%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.11%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.054%) BS7799
System Software
1 127 (6.84%) Active Directory
2 118 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (1.67%) XenApp
4 24 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 22 (1.19%) Hyper-V
6 21 (1.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 21 (1.13%) BitLocker
7 15 (0.81%) XenServer
7 15 (0.81%) vSphere
8 12 (0.65%) VMware ESX
9 11 (0.59%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.22%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.16%) Varnish
12 2 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.11%) Snort
12 2 (0.11%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.054%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 1 (0.054%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.054%) NDS
13 1 (0.054%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 57 (3.07%) SCCM
2 38 (2.05%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.59%) Backup Exec
4 11 (0.59%) WSUS
4 11 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 11 (0.59%) Nagios
5 9 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (0.43%) SolarWinds Orion
7 6 (0.32%) Graphite
8 4 (0.22%) Oracle ZFS
8 4 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (0.22%) MOM
8 4 (0.22%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.16%) Control-M
9 3 (0.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (0.16%) SELinux
9 3 (0.16%) Puppet
10 2 (0.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 584 (31.47%) Microsoft
2 226 (12.18%) Oracle
3 151 (8.14%) VMware
4 97 (5.23%) Cisco
5 61 (3.29%) HP
6 55 (2.96%) Citrix
7 36 (1.94%) SAP
8 35 (1.89%) Remedy
9 34 (1.83%) EMC
10 30 (1.62%) Apple
11 28 (1.51%) Adobe
11 28 (1.51%) Google
12 27 (1.45%) IBM
13 24 (1.29%) Sybase
14 22 (1.19%) Red Hat
15 20 (1.08%) AppSense
16 19 (1.02%) Sophos
16 19 (1.02%) Avaya
17 16 (0.86%) Symantec
18 15 (0.81%) Perforce
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Go IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: 30K-40K + 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment
Salary: benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 16% Pension, 42 days hol
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Package and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Eastbourne, East Sussex
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + good benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Dependent upon qualifications and experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k dep. on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago