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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 438 357 389
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +32
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 632 878 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.82% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 2.05% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 550 733 614
Average salary £42,700 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -5.00%

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
43044 42819 42980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.50% 40.22% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34487 34634 33452
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016 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 12 February 2016. 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 -66 612 £42,700 -5.11% 297
London -68 263 £55,000 - 212
South East +10 132 £41,000 +2.50% 31
South West -30 69 £35,000 +1.44% 9
East of England -3 55 £42,500 +13.33% 15
North West +28 48 £35,000 -12.50% 13
Buckinghamshire +11 43 £41,000 +6.49% 2
Hampshire +13 42 £38,250 -15.00% 5
Yorkshire -3 42 £40,000 +14.28% 10
City of London +11 36 £65,000 +8.33% 5
Bristol -2 30 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Manchester +16 29 £35,000 -12.50% 9
West Yorkshire -11 27 £35,000 +7.69% 7
Leeds -1 26 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Surrey +7 24 £41,500 +7.79% 11
Cambridgeshire +15 21 £40,000 - 9
Cambridge +7 21 £40,000 - 9
West Midlands -25 18 £34,000 -15.00% 2
Hertfordshire +4 17 £45,000 - 1
Winchester +7 16 £35,000 +7.69%
Berkshire -12 16 £36,000 -20.00% 5
Marlow - 14 £31,500 -
Cheshire +29 13 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Essex -13 13 £67,500 +141.07% 3
Somerset -2 11 £38,500 +10.00%
Gloucestershire -24 11 £32,500 +3.17% 4
Milton Keynes -13 10 £41,000 +6.49% 1
Southampton -9 9 £37,500 -21.05% 1
South Wales -10 9 £50,000 +66.66% 5
Wales -12 9 £50,000 +66.66% 5

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 618 (41.17%) Windows
2 575 (38.31%) Agile Software Development
3 530 (35.31%) C#
4 515 (34.31%) SQL
5 513 (34.18%) .NET
6 479 (31.91%) Finance
7 458 (30.51%) SQL Server
8 455 (30.31%) Microsoft
9 345 (22.98%) Degree
10 299 (19.92%) OO
11 296 (19.72%) Java
12 291 (19.39%) JavaScript
13 283 (18.85%) Web Services
14 280 (18.65%) ASP.NET
15 273 (18.19%) XML
16 272 (18.12%) HTML
17 250 (16.66%) Scrum
18 247 (16.46%) MVC
19 218 (14.52%) Unix
20 208 (13.86%) TDD
21 205 (13.66%) QA
22 200 (13.32%) Oracle
23 195 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
24 191 (12.72%) Linux
25 187 (12.46%) BDD
26 184 (12.26%) CSS
26 184 (12.26%) Computer Science
27 182 (12.13%) MS Excel
28 180 (11.99%) SDLC
29 179 (11.93%) Software Engineering

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 93 (6.20%) SharePoint
2 53 (3.53%) JBoss
3 45 (3.00%) MS Exchange
3 45 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 44 (2.93%) WebSphere
5 43 (2.86%) IIS
6 42 (2.80%) WebLogic
7 41 (2.73%) Apache
7 41 (2.73%) CMS
7 41 (2.73%) Node.js
7 41 (2.73%) Tomcat
8 31 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
9 29 (1.93%) OpenEdge
10 27 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
11 22 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
12 19 (1.27%) Skype for Business
13 15 (1.00%) MS Project Server
13 15 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
14 14 (0.93%) nginx
14 14 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 182 (12.13%) MS Excel
2 124 (8.26%) MS Office
3 28 (1.87%) MS Project
4 27 (1.80%) Photoshop
5 13 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 13 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.20%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.20%) FreeHand
8 2 (0.13%) HipChat
9 1 (0.067%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 26 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.80%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
4 11 (0.73%) Exstream
5 10 (0.67%) BusinessWorks
6 6 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.27%) Magento
8 4 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
8 4 (0.27%) SAP hybris
9 3 (0.20%) Pegasus Opera
9 3 (0.20%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 1 (0.067%) MetaTrader
11 1 (0.067%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 61 (4.06%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (3.06%) SaaS
3 41 (2.73%) Office 365
4 37 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 26 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (0.73%) IaaS
8 9 (0.60%) PaaS
9 8 (0.53%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.13%) GitHub
11 1 (0.067%) Boomi
11 1 (0.067%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 136 (9.06%) Internet
2 102 (6.80%) DNS
3 100 (6.66%) TCP/IP
4 77 (5.13%) VPN
5 68 (4.53%) Firewall
5 68 (4.53%) HTTP
6 57 (3.80%) WAN
7 55 (3.66%) LAN
8 39 (2.60%) SSL
9 37 (2.47%) DHCP
9 37 (2.47%) SMTP
10 32 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
11 31 (2.07%) VoIP
11 31 (2.07%) Wireshark
12 30 (2.00%) tcpdump
13 27 (1.80%) Intranet
14 23 (1.53%) LDAP
15 21 (1.40%) Cisco IOS
15 21 (1.40%) SAN
16 18 (1.20%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 458 (30.51%) SQL Server
2 93 (6.20%) Relational Database
3 82 (5.46%) SQL Server 2014
4 71 (4.73%) Oracle Database
5 59 (3.93%) MySQL
6 57 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 53 (3.53%) RDBMS
8 49 (3.26%) NoSQL
9 38 (2.53%) Big Data
10 35 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
11 34 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 33 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
13 25 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
14 22 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 20 (1.33%) MongoDB
16 19 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 18 (1.20%) QlikView
18 15 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
19 14 (0.93%) OLTP
19 14 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 144 (9.59%) Selenium
2 136 (9.06%) NUnit
3 113 (7.53%) Visual Studio
4 109 (7.26%) SpecFlow
5 107 (7.13%) Cucumber
6 101 (6.73%) Subversion
7 100 (6.66%) Team Foundation Server
8 90 (6.00%) Git (software)
9 86 (5.73%) JUnit
10 85 (5.66%) WebDriver
11 71 (4.73%) Rhino Mocks
12 69 (4.60%) SoapUI
13 68 (4.53%) Moq
14 64 (4.26%) HP UFT
15 59 (3.93%) FitNesse
15 59 (3.93%) MSTest
16 48 (3.20%) JMeter
17 47 (3.13%) Eclipse
18 46 (3.06%) Jenkins
19 40 (2.66%) Maven
General
1 479 (31.91%) Finance
2 175 (11.66%) Banking
3 97 (6.46%) Telecoms
4 64 (4.26%) Retail
5 38 (2.53%) Legal
6 37 (2.47%) Front Office
7 35 (2.33%) Investment Banking
8 31 (2.07%) Law
9 30 (2.00%) Marketing
10 29 (1.93%) Back Office
11 27 (1.80%) Financial Institution
12 23 (1.53%) Games
12 23 (1.53%) Publishing
13 14 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
14 13 (0.87%) Manufacturing
14 13 (0.87%) Online Betting
15 12 (0.80%) Advertising
15 12 (0.80%) Retail Banking
16 11 (0.73%) Billing
16 11 (0.73%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 560 (37.31%) Developer
2 295 (19.65%) Analyst
3 221 (14.72%) .NET Developer
4 156 (10.39%) C# Developer
5 127 (8.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 98 (6.53%) Senior Developer
7 93 (6.20%) Support Analyst
8 86 (5.73%) Java Developer
9 63 (4.20%) Agile Developer
9 63 (4.20%) Software Engineer
10 60 (4.00%) Tester
11 59 (3.93%) Architect
12 58 (3.86%) Agile .NET Developer
13 54 (3.60%) Consultant
13 54 (3.60%) Test Analyst
14 48 (3.20%) C++ Developer
14 48 (3.20%) SQL Developer
15 46 (3.06%) Senior Analyst
16 45 (3.00%) Security Analyst
17 42 (2.80%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 513 (34.18%) .NET
2 283 (18.85%) Web Services
3 280 (18.65%) ASP.NET
4 273 (18.19%) XML
5 272 (18.12%) HTML
6 184 (12.26%) CSS
7 166 (11.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 163 (10.86%) WCF
9 142 (9.46%) .NET Framework
10 130 (8.66%) WPF
11 120 (7.99%) WinForms
12 105 (7.00%) jQuery
13 101 (6.73%) Spring
14 98 (6.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 89 (5.93%) REST
16 80 (5.33%) NHibernate
17 78 (5.20%) HTML5
18 76 (5.06%) AngularJS
18 76 (5.06%) J2EE
19 69 (4.60%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 195 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 184 (12.26%) Computer Science
3 151 (10.06%) N-Tier
4 75 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 65 (4.33%) Algorithms
5 65 (4.33%) Management Information System
6 58 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
7 55 (3.66%) Mathematics
8 51 (3.40%) Inversion of Control
9 47 (3.13%) Mobile App
10 33 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 31 (2.07%) AS400
12 27 (1.80%) Tandem
12 27 (1.80%) User Experience
13 25 (1.67%) Mainframe
13 25 (1.67%) Streaming Video
14 24 (1.60%) Clustering
14 24 (1.60%) iPhone
15 22 (1.47%) Derivative
16 21 (1.40%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 618 (41.17%) Windows
2 218 (14.52%) Unix
3 191 (12.72%) Linux
4 88 (5.86%) Windows Server
5 72 (4.80%) Windows 7
6 55 (3.66%) Android
7 42 (2.80%) Apple iOS
7 42 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 40 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 31 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 29 (1.93%) Windows 8
11 25 (1.67%) Solaris
12 20 (1.33%) Mac OS X
13 15 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (0.87%) Windows XP
15 10 (0.67%) Windows 10
16 9 (0.60%) AIX
17 8 (0.53%) CatOS
17 8 (0.53%) Windows 2000
18 7 (0.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 575 (38.31%) Agile Software Development
2 299 (19.92%) OO
3 250 (16.66%) Scrum
4 247 (16.46%) MVC
5 208 (13.86%) TDD
6 187 (12.46%) BDD
7 180 (11.99%) SDLC
8 179 (11.93%) Software Engineering
9 163 (10.86%) ITIL
10 151 (10.06%) Unit Testing
11 133 (8.86%) Mentoring
12 122 (8.13%) Test Automation
13 110 (7.33%) E-Commerce
14 108 (7.20%) Kanban
15 107 (7.13%) Project Management
16 97 (6.46%) Continuous Integration
16 97 (6.46%) OOD
17 95 (6.33%) SOA
18 92 (6.13%) OOP
18 92 (6.13%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 530 (35.31%) C#
2 515 (34.31%) SQL
3 296 (19.72%) Java
4 291 (19.39%) JavaScript
5 153 (10.19%) C++
6 104 (6.93%) VB.NET
7 90 (6.00%) Python
8 84 (5.60%) VB
9 75 (5.00%) PL/SQL
10 68 (4.53%) T-SQL
11 65 (4.33%) Ruby
12 60 (4.00%) PHP
13 46 (3.06%) Perl
14 43 (2.86%) C
15 34 (2.27%) COBOL
15 34 (2.27%) Groovy
16 30 (2.00%) Shell Script
17 29 (1.93%) Progress 4GL
18 23 (1.53%) VB6
19 22 (1.47%) OpenEdge ABL
Qualifications
1 345 (22.98%) Degree
2 67 (4.46%) ISEB
3 54 (3.60%) ISTQB
4 46 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (2.60%) Security Cleared
6 31 (2.07%) CISSP
6 31 (2.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 21 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
7 21 (1.40%) SC Cleared
8 19 (1.27%) MCSE
9 17 (1.13%) CCNP
9 17 (1.13%) CISM
10 15 (1.00%) DV Cleared
10 15 (1.00%) GCIH
11 13 (0.87%) CEH
12 12 (0.80%) GCIA
12 12 (0.80%) GIAC
13 10 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 8 (0.53%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 205 (13.66%) QA
2 45 (3.00%) SLA
3 21 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.87%) SDET
5 12 (0.80%) ISO15022
5 12 (0.80%) ISO20022
6 7 (0.47%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.40%) COBIT
8 5 (0.33%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.13%) BS7799
System Software
1 124 (8.26%) Active Directory
2 108 (7.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (2.40%) vSphere
4 30 (2.00%) Snort
5 22 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (0.87%) XenApp
7 8 (0.53%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.53%) NFS
8 6 (0.40%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.27%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.20%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.20%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.13%) Firmware
12 2 (0.13%) Samba
13 1 (0.067%) Ceph
13 1 (0.067%) FreeRADIUS
13 1 (0.067%) KVM
Systems Management
1 44 (2.93%) SCCM
2 40 (2.66%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 12 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 10 (0.67%) Nagios
6 9 (0.60%) Graphite
6 9 (0.60%) Oracle ZFS
7 7 (0.47%) WSUS
8 6 (0.40%) Backup Exec
8 6 (0.40%) EnCase
8 6 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 6 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 5 (0.33%) ThinApp
10 4 (0.27%) MOM
11 3 (0.20%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.20%) Puppet
11 3 (0.20%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.13%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 455 (30.31%) Microsoft
2 200 (13.32%) Oracle
3 133 (8.86%) VMware
4 73 (4.86%) HP
5 61 (4.06%) Cisco
5 61 (4.06%) Citrix
6 42 (2.80%) Sybase
7 40 (2.66%) IBM
8 39 (2.60%) Remedy
9 30 (2.00%) EMC
9 30 (2.00%) SAP
10 29 (1.93%) Progress
11 28 (1.87%) Apple
12 22 (1.47%) BEA
13 21 (1.40%) Adobe
14 20 (1.33%) Dell
15 16 (1.07%) Red Hat
16 15 (1.00%) Veritas
17 14 (0.93%) Google
18 13 (0.87%) Zend
Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £41000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 50 minutes ago
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum shares and bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £4000 bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000 per Annum + Life Cover and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lucas Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum +exc benefits
Posted: 3 days ago