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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 338 363 284
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -79
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 855 751 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.81% 0.72% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.15% 1.83% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 734 626 903
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 £30,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
39712 40951 42585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.66% 39.40% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 32110 31941 35519
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +7 803 £45,000 - 183
London +10 374 £55,000 - 122
South East -36 133 £42,000 -1.17% 25
City of London -38 84 £60,000 +9.09% 11
South West +25 77 £33,500 -23.42% 9
Yorkshire +11 64 £35,000 - 6
Hampshire +26 48 £44,000 +29.98% 2
East of England +4 48 £35,000 -6.66% 13
North West -6 43 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Gloucestershire +26 39 £31,500 -12.50% 1
Cheltenham +22 37 £31,500 -53.33% 1
West Yorkshire +12 37 £32,500 +30.00% 6
West Midlands +13 31 £40,000 -1.23% 2
Surrey -14 31 £42,250 +6.96% 7
Leeds +32 30 £32,500 +39.78% 5
Scotland +4 27 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Manchester -13 27 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Buckinghamshire +11 24 £38,500 -3.75% 6
South Wales +4 22 £30,000 -1.63% 2
Wales +4 22 £30,000 -1.63% 2
Berkshire -17 22 £45,000 - 6
North Yorkshire +16 21 £35,000 -22.22%
Southampton +16 20 £47,500 +75.92% 1
Milton Keynes +6 20 £38,500 -3.75% 5
Tyne and Wear - 20 £30,000 - 1
North East - 20 £30,000 - 1
Gateshead - 19 £30,000 -
Reading +3 18 £53,750 +19.44% 2
Edinburgh +5 17 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Essex 0 17 £25,000 -32.43% 1

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 637 (38.05%) SQL
2 579 (34.59%) Agile Software Development
3 553 (33.03%) C#
4 539 (32.20%) Windows
5 519 (31.00%) SQL Server
6 506 (30.23%) .NET
7 490 (29.27%) Finance
8 441 (26.34%) Microsoft
9 396 (23.66%) XML
10 387 (23.12%) Java
11 364 (21.74%) Degree
12 353 (21.09%) JavaScript
13 319 (19.06%) Web Services
14 315 (18.82%) HTML
15 299 (17.86%) OO
16 284 (16.97%) ASP.NET
17 281 (16.79%) MVC
18 276 (16.49%) Scrum
19 273 (16.31%) CSS
20 253 (15.11%) Linux
21 236 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
22 219 (13.08%) Computer Science
23 213 (12.72%) Banking
24 208 (12.43%) TDD
25 206 (12.31%) Oracle
26 200 (11.95%) Spring
27 195 (11.65%) MS Excel
28 194 (11.59%) WCF
29 183 (10.93%) Software Engineering
30 178 (10.63%) WPF

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 116 (6.93%) Tomcat
2 87 (5.20%) Apache
3 84 (5.02%) SharePoint
4 71 (4.24%) JBoss
5 67 (4.00%) IIS
5 67 (4.00%) WebSphere
6 54 (3.23%) WebLogic
7 46 (2.75%) Apache Solr
8 45 (2.69%) Node.js
9 40 (2.39%) BizTalk Server
10 39 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
11 36 (2.15%) MS Exchange
12 34 (2.03%) CMS
13 30 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
14 23 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
15 18 (1.08%) Drupal
16 15 (0.90%) Apache ServiceMix
17 14 (0.84%) nginx
18 13 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
19 11 (0.66%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 195 (11.65%) MS Excel
2 128 (7.65%) MS Office
3 26 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (1.43%) MS Project
5 21 (1.25%) Photoshop
6 13 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
6 13 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.60%) FreeHand
7 10 (0.60%) Fireworks
8 8 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.30%) MS Visio
10 4 (0.24%) PowerPivot
11 3 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.060%) FastStats
12 1 (0.060%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.060%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 12 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (0.60%) MultiFonds
3 8 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.30%) Oracle iProcurement
5 5 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (0.30%) BASE24
5 5 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.24%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.24%) Loan IQ
6 4 (0.24%) Advent Moxy
7 3 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.18%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.12%) Agresso
8 2 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.060%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
2 26 (1.55%) SaaS
3 23 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (0.60%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.36%) Office 365
7 5 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.24%) Route 53
9 1 (0.060%) GitHub
9 1 (0.060%) IaaS
9 1 (0.060%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.060%) PaaS
9 1 (0.060%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.060%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 163 (9.74%) Internet
2 104 (6.21%) TCP/IP
3 100 (5.97%) HTTP
4 95 (5.68%) DNS
5 83 (4.96%) DHCP
6 81 (4.84%) Intranet
7 76 (4.54%) Firewall
8 64 (3.82%) LAN
9 61 (3.64%) WAN
10 50 (2.99%) VPN
11 49 (2.93%) Extranet
12 34 (2.03%) SAN
13 31 (1.85%) Network Security
14 25 (1.49%) OSPF
15 24 (1.43%) BGP
16 23 (1.37%) IP Telephony
17 20 (1.19%) LDAP
18 18 (1.08%) SSL
19 17 (1.02%) Multicast
20 14 (0.84%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 519 (31.00%) SQL Server
2 148 (8.84%) Relational Database
3 108 (6.45%) MySQL
4 81 (4.84%) RDBMS
5 71 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 52 (3.11%) Big Data
7 51 (3.05%) NoSQL
8 48 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 41 (2.45%) Oracle Database
10 40 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 37 (2.21%) MongoDB
12 35 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
13 31 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 27 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
15 24 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
16 20 (1.19%) DTS
16 20 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
17 15 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
18 12 (0.72%) Hadoop
19 11 (0.66%) Redis
Development Applications
1 153 (9.14%) Visual Studio
2 116 (6.93%) Subversion
3 114 (6.81%) Git (software)
4 109 (6.51%) Selenium
5 90 (5.38%) JUnit
6 87 (5.20%) Eclipse
7 75 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 68 (4.06%) NUnit
9 63 (3.76%) Ant
10 60 (3.58%) Moq
11 59 (3.52%) JIRA
12 58 (3.46%) Rhino Mocks
13 54 (3.23%) Jenkins
14 47 (2.81%) Maven
15 45 (2.69%) Mockito
16 34 (2.03%) WebDriver
16 34 (2.03%) SoapUI
17 33 (1.97%) Bugzilla
18 31 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
19 30 (1.79%) MSTest
General
1 490 (29.27%) Finance
2 213 (12.72%) Banking
3 105 (6.27%) Telecoms
4 98 (5.85%) Retail
5 55 (3.29%) Marketing
6 41 (2.45%) Investment Banking
7 40 (2.39%) Games
8 38 (2.27%) Law
9 34 (2.03%) Publishing
9 34 (2.03%) Online Betting
10 27 (1.61%) Manufacturing
11 25 (1.49%) Legal
12 23 (1.37%) Front Office
13 22 (1.31%) Financial Institution
14 20 (1.19%) Billing
15 17 (1.02%) French Language
16 16 (0.96%) International Banking
17 14 (0.84%) Back Office
17 14 (0.84%) Advertising
18 7 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 640 (38.23%) Developer
2 224 (13.38%) Analyst
3 170 (10.16%) .NET Developer
4 160 (9.56%) Architect
5 146 (8.72%) Java Developer
6 136 (8.12%) C# Developer
7 125 (7.47%) Software Developer
8 119 (7.11%) Software Engineer
9 100 (5.97%) Senior Developer
10 92 (5.50%) C# .NET Developer
11 84 (5.02%) Consultant
12 74 (4.42%) Support Analyst
13 72 (4.30%) Team Leader
14 65 (3.88%) Business Analyst
15 53 (3.17%) Technical Architect
16 51 (3.05%) Project Manager
16 51 (3.05%) Support Engineer
16 51 (3.05%) Applications Support
17 48 (2.87%) Web Developer
18 43 (2.57%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 506 (30.23%) .NET
2 396 (23.66%) XML
3 319 (19.06%) Web Services
4 315 (18.82%) HTML
5 284 (16.97%) ASP.NET
6 273 (16.31%) CSS
7 200 (11.95%) Spring
8 194 (11.59%) WCF
9 178 (10.63%) WPF
10 171 (10.22%) .NET Framework
11 157 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 149 (8.90%) jQuery
13 146 (8.72%) J2EE
14 120 (7.17%) SOAP
15 119 (7.11%) JSP
16 115 (6.87%) WinForms
17 101 (6.03%) XSLT
18 90 (5.38%) REST
19 85 (5.08%) HTML5
20 81 (4.84%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 236 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
2 219 (13.08%) Computer Science
3 125 (7.47%) N-Tier
4 81 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
5 68 (4.06%) Management Information System
6 59 (3.52%) User Experience
6 59 (3.52%) Mobile App
7 58 (3.46%) Clustering
8 47 (2.81%) Algorithms
9 44 (2.63%) Mainframe
10 41 (2.45%) Open Source
10 41 (2.45%) Inversion of Control
11 39 (2.33%) Mathematics
12 37 (2.21%) iPad
13 27 (1.61%) Grid Computing
14 26 (1.55%) Tandem
15 21 (1.25%) iPhone
16 18 (1.08%) Data Structures
17 16 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
18 15 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 539 (32.20%) Windows
2 253 (15.11%) Linux
3 152 (9.08%) UNIX
4 110 (6.57%) Windows 7
5 77 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 66 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 62 (3.70%) Apple iOS
8 46 (2.75%) Android
9 45 (2.69%) Windows XP
10 40 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (1.55%) Solaris
12 17 (1.02%) Windows 8
13 15 (0.90%) Windows CE
14 13 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (0.66%) AIX
15 11 (0.66%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.54%) HPUX
17 8 (0.48%) CentOS
18 6 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
19 5 (0.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 579 (34.59%) Agile Software Development
2 299 (17.86%) OO
3 281 (16.79%) MVC
4 276 (16.49%) Scrum
5 208 (12.43%) TDD
6 183 (10.93%) Software Engineering
7 157 (9.38%) E-Commerce
8 153 (9.14%) Mentoring
9 149 (8.90%) Multithreading
10 148 (8.84%) SOA
11 140 (8.36%) ITIL
12 137 (8.18%) OOD
13 132 (7.89%) Unit Testing
14 126 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
15 104 (6.21%) UML
16 102 (6.09%) BDD
17 99 (5.91%) Automated Testing
18 92 (5.50%) Project Management
19 89 (5.32%) Web Development
19 89 (5.32%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 637 (38.05%) SQL
2 553 (33.03%) C#
3 387 (23.12%) Java
4 353 (21.09%) JavaScript
5 166 (9.92%) C++
6 108 (6.45%) VB.NET
7 107 (6.39%) T-SQL
8 70 (4.18%) C
8 70 (4.18%) PHP
8 70 (4.18%) PL/SQL
9 63 (3.76%) VB
10 62 (3.70%) Python
11 46 (2.75%) Perl
12 41 (2.45%) Bash Shell
13 38 (2.27%) Objective-C
14 36 (2.15%) Ruby
15 31 (1.85%) Shell Script
16 30 (1.79%) XPath
16 30 (1.79%) PowerShell
17 13 (0.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 364 (21.74%) Degree
2 94 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (3.76%) MCSE
4 51 (3.05%) Security Cleared
5 43 (2.57%) MCSA
5 43 (2.57%) Cisco Certification
6 38 (2.27%) ISEB
7 37 (2.21%) SC Cleared
8 35 (2.09%) MCITP
9 33 (1.97%) ISTQB
10 31 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 30 (1.79%) MCP
12 28 (1.67%) CCNA
13 18 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 16 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (0.78%) CCNP
16 11 (0.66%) CISSP
16 11 (0.66%) MCDBA
17 10 (0.60%) MCAD
17 10 (0.60%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (9.26%) QA
2 22 (1.31%) SLA
3 14 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (0.54%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.36%) WCAG
6 5 (0.30%) ISO 8583
7 4 (0.24%) COBIT
8 3 (0.18%) Section 508
9 1 (0.060%) GxP
9 1 (0.060%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 102 (6.09%) Active Directory
2 77 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.49%) XenApp
4 19 (1.14%) VMware ESX
5 14 (0.84%) XenDesktop
5 14 (0.84%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 12 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (0.66%) VirtualBox
8 6 (0.36%) Varnish
9 5 (0.30%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.18%) Snort
11 3 (0.18%) MetaFrame
11 3 (0.18%) VMFS
11 3 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.18%) vSphere
11 3 (0.18%) vCloud
12 2 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.12%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 43 (2.57%) HP Quality Center
2 35 (2.09%) SCCM
3 14 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.78%) Puppet
5 11 (0.66%) SCOM
6 10 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
7 8 (0.48%) Backup Exec
7 8 (0.48%) WSUS
7 8 (0.48%) Nagios
7 8 (0.48%) Salt
8 7 (0.42%) NetBackup
8 7 (0.42%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.24%) Graphite
10 4 (0.24%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.18%) Control-M
11 3 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (0.12%) Cacti
12 2 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 441 (26.34%) Microsoft
2 206 (12.31%) Oracle
3 105 (6.27%) VMware
4 86 (5.14%) Cisco
5 73 (4.36%) HP
6 58 (3.46%) SAP
7 54 (3.23%) Citrix
8 47 (2.81%) IBM
9 38 (2.27%) hybris
10 36 (2.15%) Google
11 31 (1.85%) Avaya
12 27 (1.61%) Adobe
13 25 (1.49%) EMC
14 24 (1.43%) Mitel
15 23 (1.37%) AppSense
16 19 (1.14%) Sybase
17 18 (1.08%) Remedy
18 17 (1.02%) Red Hat
18 17 (1.02%) CheckPoint
18 17 (1.02%) EPiServer
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