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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 340 339 323
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 919 946 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.83% 0.81% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.03% 2.10% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 771 773 732
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
45224 45099 43779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.89% 38.84% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 36331 35104 35360
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -9 870 £45,000 - 175
London +33 412 £55,000 +4.76% 100
South East -14 194 £41,000 -3.52% 43
East of England +46 83 £42,500 +6.25% 11
City of London +1 72 £60,000 +26.31% 6
Yorkshire +23 55 £37,000 +5.71% 7
Buckinghamshire +19 55 £41,000 +6.49% 11
South West -55 49 £37,500 +5.16% 4
West Yorkshire +28 43 £37,000 -17.77% 6
Hampshire +23 43 £35,000 -17.64% 11
Berkshire -31 43 £42,500 -5.55% 5
West Midlands +9 40 £35,000 - 3
North West -28 31 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Milton Keynes +4 30 £39,000 -2.50% 4
Leeds +15 29 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Surrey -9 27 £44,000 -7.36% 8
Kingston Upon Thames +26 25 £62,500 +1.62% 2
Scotland +3 25 £52,500 +16.66%
Bristol -18 25 £52,500 +40.00% 4
Winchester +12 22 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Suffolk +25 21 £57,500 +91.66%
Hertfordshire +7 20 £35,000 -39.13% 2
Essex +8 19 £55,000 +96.42% 1
Birmingham +15 18 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Newport Pagnell - 18 £39,000 - 1
Manchester -7 17 £32,250 -19.37% 3
Reading -35 17 £40,000 -27.27% 4
Chiswick +9 15 £45,000 +5.88%
Edinburgh 0 14 £65,000 +40.54%
Bedfordshire +10 13 £25,000 -37.50% 1

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 730 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
2 722 (39.32%) SQL
3 639 (34.80%) Windows
4 626 (34.10%) Finance
5 621 (33.82%) .NET
6 605 (32.95%) C#
7 583 (31.75%) SQL Server
8 578 (31.48%) Microsoft
9 459 (25.00%) Java
10 440 (23.97%) XML
11 435 (23.69%) HTML
12 393 (21.41%) Web Services
13 389 (21.19%) JavaScript
14 361 (19.66%) Degree
15 358 (19.50%) ASP.NET
16 355 (19.34%) OO
17 299 (16.29%) Scrum
18 287 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
19 281 (15.31%) CSS
20 273 (14.87%) MS Excel
21 254 (13.83%) MVC
22 251 (13.67%) TDD
23 246 (13.40%) WCF
24 245 (13.34%) SDLC
25 240 (13.07%) Software Engineering
26 213 (11.60%) Banking
27 212 (11.55%) .NET Framework
28 209 (11.38%) Computer Science
29 208 (11.33%) QA
30 205 (11.17%) Oracle

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 95 (5.17%) Tomcat
2 80 (4.36%) SharePoint
3 76 (4.14%) IIS
4 71 (3.87%) Elasticsearch
5 59 (3.21%) JBoss
6 52 (2.83%) WebSphere
7 44 (2.40%) WebLogic
7 44 (2.40%) MS Exchange
8 42 (2.29%) Apache
8 42 (2.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 35 (1.91%) Node.js
10 34 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
11 22 (1.20%) OpenEdge
12 21 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
13 19 (1.03%) Apache ServiceMix
13 19 (1.03%) Lync
14 18 (0.98%) CMS
15 17 (0.93%) Confluence
15 17 (0.93%) WorkSite
16 16 (0.87%) Drupal
Applications
1 273 (14.87%) MS Excel
2 161 (8.77%) MS Office
3 18 (0.98%) Photoshop
4 14 (0.76%) MS Project
5 11 (0.60%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.44%) FastStats
7 6 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.33%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
9 4 (0.22%) PowerPivot
10 3 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.11%) HipChat
12 1 (0.054%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 22 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.44%) Unica
4 8 (0.44%) Adobe Campaign
5 7 (0.38%) MultiFonds
6 4 (0.22%) Magento
7 3 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.054%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.054%) MetaTrader
9 1 (0.054%) Loan IQ
9 1 (0.054%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.054%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 67 (3.65%) SaaS
2 23 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (0.98%) Office 365
4 17 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (0.76%) PaaS
6 9 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.44%) IaaS
8 5 (0.27%) GitHub
9 4 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.16%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
10 3 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.11%) Google Drive
12 1 (0.054%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.054%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.054%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.054%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.054%) Route 53
12 1 (0.054%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.054%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 150 (8.17%) Internet
2 148 (8.06%) TCP/IP
3 79 (4.30%) DNS
4 69 (3.76%) HTTP
5 65 (3.54%) LAN
6 64 (3.49%) Firewall
7 56 (3.05%) WAN
8 54 (2.94%) VPN
9 51 (2.78%) DHCP
10 48 (2.61%) Intranet
11 36 (1.96%) SAN
12 31 (1.69%) Network Security
13 24 (1.31%) Extranet
13 24 (1.31%) VoIP
14 23 (1.25%) SNMP
15 19 (1.03%) Broadband
15 19 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
16 17 (0.93%) Wireshark
17 16 (0.87%) NAS
18 14 (0.76%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 583 (31.75%) SQL Server
2 146 (7.95%) Relational Database
3 114 (6.21%) NoSQL
4 75 (4.08%) Big Data
5 61 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 56 (3.05%) RDBMS
7 46 (2.51%) MySQL
8 42 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 39 (2.12%) Hadoop
9 39 (2.12%) Oracle Database
10 32 (1.74%) MongoDB
11 28 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
12 25 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 24 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
13 24 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
14 15 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
15 14 (0.76%) IDOL
16 13 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 12 (0.65%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 146 (7.95%) Visual Studio
2 141 (7.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 128 (6.97%) Selenium
4 91 (4.96%) Git (software)
5 85 (4.63%) Cucumber
5 85 (4.63%) NUnit
6 82 (4.47%) JUnit
7 80 (4.36%) Subversion
8 78 (4.25%) JIRA
8 78 (4.25%) FitNesse
9 77 (4.19%) Moq
10 71 (3.87%) Jenkins
11 57 (3.10%) Eclipse
12 56 (3.05%) SpecFlow
13 55 (3.00%) Rhino Mocks
14 51 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 46 (2.51%) HP UFT
16 39 (2.12%) MSTest
17 36 (1.96%) Maven
18 35 (1.91%) WebDriver
General
1 626 (34.10%) Finance
2 213 (11.60%) Banking
3 105 (5.72%) Telecoms
4 100 (5.45%) Retail
5 51 (2.78%) Marketing
6 48 (2.61%) Legal
7 45 (2.45%) Back Office
8 41 (2.23%) Games
9 39 (2.12%) Front Office
9 39 (2.12%) Online Betting
10 35 (1.91%) Investment Banking
11 33 (1.80%) Publishing
12 32 (1.74%) Law
13 19 (1.03%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.60%) Manufacturing
14 11 (0.60%) Billing
14 11 (0.60%) French Language
15 10 (0.54%) Retail Banking
16 7 (0.38%) Dutch Language
16 7 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 739 (40.25%) Developer
2 343 (18.68%) Analyst
3 178 (9.69%) Senior Developer
4 167 (9.10%) Java Developer
5 155 (8.44%) .NET Developer
6 115 (6.26%) Architect
7 110 (5.99%) Software Engineer
8 97 (5.28%) C# Developer
9 93 (5.07%) Support Analyst
10 89 (4.85%) Senior Analyst
11 85 (4.63%) Consultant
12 74 (4.03%) Web Developer
12 74 (4.03%) Test Analyst
13 73 (3.98%) Senior Java Developer
14 72 (3.92%) Applications Support
15 66 (3.59%) C# .NET Developer
16 63 (3.43%) Software Developer
17 61 (3.32%) Graduate
17 61 (3.32%) Business Analyst
18 58 (3.16%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 621 (33.82%) .NET
2 440 (23.97%) XML
3 435 (23.69%) HTML
4 393 (21.41%) Web Services
5 358 (19.50%) ASP.NET
6 281 (15.31%) CSS
7 246 (13.40%) WCF
8 212 (11.55%) .NET Framework
9 195 (10.62%) jQuery
10 193 (10.51%) REST
10 193 (10.51%) Spring
11 175 (9.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 157 (8.55%) WPF
13 151 (8.22%) SOAP
14 142 (7.73%) WinForms
15 120 (6.54%) HTML5
16 111 (6.05%) Ajax
17 96 (5.23%) J2EE
18 81 (4.41%) NHibernate
19 79 (4.30%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 287 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 209 (11.38%) Computer Science
3 113 (6.15%) N-Tier
4 77 (4.19%) Management Information System
5 72 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 66 (3.59%) Data Centre
7 61 (3.32%) Grid Computing
8 60 (3.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 60 (3.27%) Mathematics
9 48 (2.61%) Social Media
10 46 (2.51%) Inversion of Control
10 46 (2.51%) Algorithms
11 43 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
11 43 (2.34%) Derivative
11 43 (2.34%) Fixed Income
12 41 (2.23%) User Experience
13 37 (2.02%) Equities
14 32 (1.74%) Mainframe
15 29 (1.58%) Blog
15 29 (1.58%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 639 (34.80%) Windows
2 177 (9.64%) Linux
3 165 (8.99%) UNIX
4 91 (4.96%) Windows 7
5 87 (4.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 80 (4.36%) Apple iOS
7 77 (4.19%) Android
8 60 (3.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 35 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (1.69%) Windows XP
11 21 (1.14%) Windows 8
12 11 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (0.60%) Solaris
13 10 (0.54%) CentOS
14 8 (0.44%) Mac OS
14 8 (0.44%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
15 7 (0.38%) OS/400
16 6 (0.33%) Windows 2000
16 6 (0.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 730 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (19.34%) OO
3 299 (16.29%) Scrum
4 254 (13.83%) MVC
5 251 (13.67%) TDD
6 245 (13.34%) SDLC
7 240 (13.07%) Software Engineering
8 183 (9.97%) Multithreading
9 171 (9.31%) E-Commerce
10 169 (9.20%) ITIL
11 153 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 146 (7.95%) BDD
13 137 (7.46%) OOD
14 129 (7.03%) Continuous Integration
15 122 (6.64%) Unit Testing
16 117 (6.37%) OOP
17 113 (6.15%) Test Automation
18 105 (5.72%) Automated Testing
19 103 (5.61%) Project Management
20 101 (5.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 722 (39.32%) SQL
2 605 (32.95%) C#
3 459 (25.00%) Java
4 389 (21.19%) JavaScript
5 177 (9.64%) C++
6 148 (8.06%) T-SQL
7 145 (7.90%) PL/SQL
8 142 (7.73%) VB.NET
9 95 (5.17%) VB
10 79 (4.30%) PHP
11 78 (4.25%) Python
12 66 (3.59%) C
13 57 (3.10%) Objective-C
14 49 (2.67%) Perl
15 39 (2.12%) Bash Shell
16 38 (2.07%) Ruby
17 31 (1.69%) Shell Script
18 29 (1.58%) VB6
19 23 (1.25%) XPath
19 23 (1.25%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 361 (19.66%) Degree
2 93 (5.07%) ISEB
3 88 (4.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 59 (3.21%) ISTQB
5 56 (3.05%) MCSE
6 35 (1.91%) MCITP
7 32 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
8 30 (1.63%) MCP
8 30 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
8 30 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 29 (1.58%) MCSA
10 25 (1.36%) CISSP
11 24 (1.31%) CCNA
12 19 (1.03%) Security Cleared
13 16 (0.87%) SC Cleared
14 12 (0.65%) CISA
15 11 (0.60%) CCNP
16 10 (0.54%) CCA
16 10 (0.54%) Citrix Certification
16 10 (0.54%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (11.33%) QA
2 59 (3.21%) SLA
3 36 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.76%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.54%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.33%) WCAG
6 6 (0.33%) Section 508
7 5 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.16%) HL7
9 2 (0.11%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.11%) COBIT
10 1 (0.054%) BS7799
System Software
1 110 (5.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 102 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 26 (1.42%) XenApp
4 22 (1.20%) Hyper-V
5 17 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
6 16 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 16 (0.87%) XenServer
6 16 (0.87%) BitLocker
7 15 (0.82%) vSphere
8 14 (0.76%) Snort
9 11 (0.60%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.49%) VMware ESX
11 5 (0.27%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.16%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.054%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.054%) NDS
15 1 (0.054%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.054%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 53 (2.89%) SCCM
2 33 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (0.60%) Backup Exec
3 11 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.54%) Nagios
4 10 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 9 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (0.27%) Graphite
8 4 (0.22%) Oracle ZFS
8 4 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (0.22%) WSUS
9 3 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.16%) Control-M
9 3 (0.16%) Puppet
9 3 (0.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.11%) Salt
10 2 (0.11%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.11%) OpenView
11 1 (0.054%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 578 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 205 (11.17%) Oracle
3 140 (7.63%) VMware
4 85 (4.63%) Cisco
5 55 (3.00%) HP
6 51 (2.78%) Citrix
7 37 (2.02%) SAP
8 33 (1.80%) Remedy
9 31 (1.69%) EMC
10 28 (1.53%) IBM
10 28 (1.53%) Google
11 27 (1.47%) Sybase
12 23 (1.25%) Adobe
13 22 (1.20%) Progress
14 18 (0.98%) BEA
15 17 (0.93%) AppSense
15 17 (0.93%) Veeam
16 16 (0.87%) Apple
17 15 (0.82%) Red Hat
17 15 (0.82%) Perforce
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £36000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £63000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
BizTek Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £43000 per annum + car allowance + overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life/health insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Walter Everett
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £800000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Neg + benefits Packagr
Posted: Yesterday
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday