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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 337 332 343
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 904 1000 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.82% 0.85% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.04% 2.14% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 729 872 719
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
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
44274 46831 43551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.00% 39.66% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35175 37160 35447
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 £29,000 £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 3 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 3 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 -20 865 £45,000 -5.26% 118
London -7 407 £52,500 -4.54% 65
South East +10 175 £39,000 -13.33% 16
East of England +17 68 £40,000 - 8
North West -2 66 £35,000 -6.66% 10
Hampshire +15 49 £45,000 +9.35% 5
City of London +2 48 £60,000 +26.31% 10
Buckinghamshire +10 47 £39,000 +4.00% 3
South West -31 45 £40,000 +14.28% 4
West Midlands +3 44 £35,000 - 4
Yorkshire -2 44 £37,000 +6.47% 7
Surrey 0 37 £41,000 -13.68% 4
West Yorkshire +18 35 £37,000 +13.40% 4
Milton Keynes +9 34 £38,000 +1.33% 1
Manchester +9 32 £27,500 -26.66% 6
Berkshire -36 32 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Leeds +16 29 £52,500 +51.07% 2
Southampton +17 25 £23,750 -53.65% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +15 24 £63,750 +15.90% 2
Birmingham +1 23 £35,000 +12.00% 2
Bristol -14 20 £45,000 -14.28% 2
South Wales +12 18 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Essex +3 18 £30,250 -24.37%
Wales +1 18 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Newport Pagnell - 18 £39,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +5 17 £33,000 -17.50% 2
Cambridgeshire +5 17 £40,000 - 4
Lancashire +4 17 £42,000 -23.63% 1
Cambridge +20 16 £40,000 - 4
Suffolk +11 16 £33,500 -4.28% 1

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 779 (41.81%) SQL
2 662 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
3 651 (34.94%) Windows
4 646 (34.68%) SQL Server
5 594 (31.88%) .NET
6 575 (30.86%) C#
7 569 (30.54%) Microsoft
7 569 (30.54%) Finance
8 507 (27.21%) Java
9 469 (25.17%) XML
10 465 (24.96%) HTML
11 424 (22.76%) JavaScript
12 372 (19.97%) ASP.NET
13 352 (18.89%) Degree
14 351 (18.84%) Web Services
15 340 (18.25%) OO
16 326 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
17 282 (15.14%) Scrum
18 277 (14.87%) CSS
19 276 (14.81%) MS Excel
20 266 (14.28%) MVC
21 260 (13.96%) WCF
22 245 (13.15%) Software Engineering
23 239 (12.83%) Oracle
24 230 (12.35%) TDD
25 224 (12.02%) SDLC
26 215 (11.54%) Computer Science
26 215 (11.54%) Linux
27 213 (11.43%) jQuery
28 207 (11.11%) Spring

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 110 (5.90%) Tomcat
2 81 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 79 (4.24%) JBoss
4 69 (3.70%) IIS
5 66 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
6 59 (3.17%) WebSphere
7 53 (2.84%) Apache
8 48 (2.58%) WebLogic
9 47 (2.52%) MS Exchange
10 40 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
11 34 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
12 31 (1.66%) Node.js
13 24 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
14 21 (1.13%) Confluence
15 20 (1.07%) Apache ServiceMix
16 19 (1.02%) Lync
17 18 (0.97%) WorkSite
18 14 (0.75%) WebLogic Portal
19 13 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
20 12 (0.64%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 276 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 178 (9.55%) MS Office
3 24 (1.29%) MS Project
4 21 (1.13%) Photoshop
5 9 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.48%) FastStats
6 8 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (0.38%) Adobe Captivate
8 6 (0.32%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.21%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.054%) RoboHelp
11 1 (0.054%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.054%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 25 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.48%) Adobe Campaign
3 9 (0.48%) Unica
3 9 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.32%) MultiFonds
5 5 (0.27%) BASE24
6 4 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.11%) Magento
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.11%) Loan IQ
9 1 (0.054%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 1 (0.054%) Academy Housing
9 1 (0.054%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
9 1 (0.054%) arcHouse
9 1 (0.054%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.054%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.054%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 48 (2.58%) SaaS
2 26 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (0.64%) 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 5 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.16%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.16%) CloudFront
10 3 (0.16%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
11 2 (0.11%) Google Drive
12 1 (0.054%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.054%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 162 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 161 (8.64%) Internet
3 90 (4.83%) DNS
4 89 (4.78%) LAN
5 87 (4.67%) VPN
6 77 (4.13%) HTTP
6 77 (4.13%) Firewall
7 72 (3.86%) WAN
8 70 (3.76%) Intranet
9 67 (3.60%) DHCP
10 41 (2.20%) Network Security
11 38 (2.04%) Extranet
12 36 (1.93%) VoIP
13 30 (1.61%) SNMP
14 28 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
15 26 (1.40%) VLAN
16 25 (1.34%) SAN
17 24 (1.29%) Multicast
18 21 (1.13%) SSL
19 19 (1.02%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 646 (34.68%) SQL Server
2 140 (7.51%) Relational Database
3 93 (4.99%) NoSQL
4 84 (4.51%) Big Data
5 71 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 68 (3.65%) RDBMS
7 63 (3.38%) MySQL
8 50 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 38 (2.04%) Hadoop
9 38 (2.04%) Oracle Database
10 36 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
11 29 (1.56%) MongoDB
12 23 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 22 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
14 21 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
15 17 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
16 16 (0.86%) DB2
17 15 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
18 14 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
19 13 (0.70%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 159 (8.53%) Visual Studio
2 120 (6.44%) Subversion
3 108 (5.80%) Git (software)
4 103 (5.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 96 (5.15%) Selenium
5 96 (5.15%) JUnit
6 93 (4.99%) JIRA
7 86 (4.62%) Eclipse
8 83 (4.46%) Jenkins
9 73 (3.92%) NUnit
10 71 (3.81%) Moq
11 69 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 60 (3.22%) Cucumber
13 52 (2.79%) Rhino Mocks
14 51 (2.74%) Ant
15 48 (2.58%) FitNesse
16 47 (2.52%) Maven
17 41 (2.20%) HP UFT
18 37 (1.99%) Xcode
19 30 (1.61%) MSTest
General
1 569 (30.54%) Finance
2 204 (10.95%) Banking
3 123 (6.60%) Retail
4 96 (5.15%) Telecoms
5 82 (4.40%) Marketing
6 53 (2.84%) Legal
7 47 (2.52%) Games
8 43 (2.31%) Publishing
9 41 (2.20%) Law
10 39 (2.09%) Online Betting
10 39 (2.09%) Investment Banking
11 35 (1.88%) Back Office
12 28 (1.50%) Front Office
13 25 (1.34%) Billing
14 24 (1.29%) Advertising
15 18 (0.97%) Manufacturing
16 17 (0.91%) Financial Institution
17 15 (0.81%) French Language
18 10 (0.54%) Retail Banking
19 7 (0.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 757 (40.63%) Developer
2 306 (16.43%) Analyst
3 187 (10.04%) Java Developer
4 168 (9.02%) .NET Developer
5 164 (8.80%) Senior Developer
6 129 (6.92%) Software Engineer
7 119 (6.39%) Architect
8 102 (5.48%) C# Developer
9 95 (5.10%) Applications Support
10 90 (4.83%) Support Analyst
11 87 (4.67%) Web Developer
12 82 (4.40%) Software Developer
13 72 (3.86%) Test Analyst
14 71 (3.81%) Consultant
15 70 (3.76%) Senior Java Developer
16 66 (3.54%) C# .NET Developer
17 62 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
18 57 (3.06%) Applications Support Analyst
19 54 (2.90%) Graduate
20 53 (2.84%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 594 (31.88%) .NET
2 469 (25.17%) XML
3 465 (24.96%) HTML
4 372 (19.97%) ASP.NET
5 351 (18.84%) Web Services
6 277 (14.87%) CSS
7 260 (13.96%) WCF
8 213 (11.43%) jQuery
9 207 (11.11%) Spring
10 193 (10.36%) .NET Framework
11 188 (10.09%) REST
12 179 (9.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 153 (8.21%) WPF
14 146 (7.84%) HTML5
15 142 (7.62%) SOAP
16 136 (7.30%) WinForms
17 113 (6.07%) J2EE
18 104 (5.58%) Ajax
19 90 (4.83%) ADO.NET
20 80 (4.29%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 326 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 215 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 101 (5.42%) N-Tier
4 92 (4.94%) Mobile App
5 87 (4.67%) Management Information System
6 71 (3.81%) Data Centre
7 58 (3.11%) Social Media
7 58 (3.11%) Grid Computing
8 57 (3.06%) Mathematics
9 51 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
10 46 (2.47%) Inversion of Control
11 45 (2.42%) Algorithms
12 40 (2.15%) User Experience
13 33 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 28 (1.50%) Derivative
15 27 (1.45%) Clustering
16 26 (1.40%) Fixed Income
16 26 (1.40%) Tandem
16 26 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
17 25 (1.34%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 651 (34.94%) Windows
2 215 (11.54%) Linux
3 184 (9.88%) UNIX
4 123 (6.60%) Apple iOS
5 116 (6.23%) Windows 7
6 103 (5.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 84 (4.51%) Android
8 65 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 51 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 40 (2.15%) Windows XP
11 24 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 21 (1.13%) CentOS
13 19 (1.02%) Solaris
14 11 (0.59%) Mac OS
15 10 (0.54%) Windows 8
15 10 (0.54%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
17 8 (0.43%) AIX
18 7 (0.38%) Windows 2000
19 6 (0.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 662 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
2 340 (18.25%) OO
3 282 (15.14%) Scrum
4 266 (14.28%) MVC
5 245 (13.15%) Software Engineering
6 230 (12.35%) TDD
7 224 (12.02%) SDLC
8 184 (9.88%) Multithreading
9 164 (8.80%) ITIL
10 142 (7.62%) Mentoring
11 134 (7.19%) E-Commerce
12 130 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
13 128 (6.87%) OOD
14 126 (6.76%) Unit Testing
15 124 (6.66%) Project Management
16 112 (6.01%) OOP
17 110 (5.90%) BDD
18 97 (5.21%) SOA
19 96 (5.15%) UML
20 92 (4.94%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 779 (41.81%) SQL
2 575 (30.86%) C#
3 507 (27.21%) Java
4 424 (22.76%) JavaScript
5 184 (9.88%) C++
6 169 (9.07%) T-SQL
7 134 (7.19%) PL/SQL
7 134 (7.19%) VB.NET
8 86 (4.62%) VB
9 82 (4.40%) PHP
10 78 (4.19%) Objective-C
11 72 (3.86%) Perl
12 68 (3.65%) Python
13 67 (3.60%) C
14 39 (2.09%) Bash Shell
15 30 (1.61%) Korn
16 29 (1.56%) Shell Script
17 28 (1.50%) PowerShell
18 27 (1.45%) VB6
18 27 (1.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 352 (18.89%) Degree
2 98 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 78 (4.19%) ISEB
4 62 (3.33%) MCSE
5 54 (2.90%) ISTQB
6 48 (2.58%) MCP
7 40 (2.15%) MCITP
8 39 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
10 32 (1.72%) MCSA
11 31 (1.66%) Security Cleared
12 29 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 28 (1.50%) SC Cleared
14 27 (1.45%) CCNA
15 19 (1.02%) CISSP
16 18 (0.97%) CCNP
17 10 (0.54%) CCA
17 10 (0.54%) Citrix Certification
17 10 (0.54%) CCEE
18 6 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (9.02%) QA
2 57 (3.06%) SLA
3 23 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (0.75%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.43%) Section 508
6 8 (0.43%) WCAG
7 5 (0.27%) ISO 8583
8 3 (0.16%) HL7
9 2 (0.11%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.054%) BS7799
System Software
1 124 (6.66%) Active Directory
2 115 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (1.61%) XenApp
4 24 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 22 (1.18%) Hyper-V
6 20 (1.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 20 (1.07%) BitLocker
7 18 (0.97%) VMware ESX
8 15 (0.81%) vSphere
9 14 (0.75%) XenServer
10 11 (0.59%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.21%) Snort
11 4 (0.21%) Varnish
12 3 (0.16%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.16%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.11%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.054%) Tivoli Directory Server
14 1 (0.054%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.054%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.054%) NFS
Systems Management
1 50 (2.68%) SCCM
2 37 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
3 17 (0.91%) WSUS
4 15 (0.81%) Backup Exec
5 14 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 13 (0.70%) Nagios
7 10 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
8 9 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 8 (0.43%) Graphite
10 7 (0.38%) Tivoli
11 5 (0.27%) Puppet
12 4 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (0.21%) MOM
12 4 (0.21%) Oracle ZFS
12 4 (0.21%) Salt
13 3 (0.16%) SELinux
13 3 (0.16%) Control-M
13 3 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 569 (30.54%) Microsoft
2 239 (12.83%) Oracle
3 142 (7.62%) VMware
4 104 (5.58%) Cisco
5 63 (3.38%) HP
6 50 (2.68%) Citrix
7 37 (1.99%) SAP
8 35 (1.88%) Remedy
9 32 (1.72%) Adobe
10 31 (1.66%) EMC
10 31 (1.66%) IBM
10 31 (1.66%) Google
11 30 (1.61%) Apple
12 29 (1.56%) Red Hat
13 20 (1.07%) Avaya
14 19 (1.02%) Perforce
15 18 (0.97%) AppSense
15 18 (0.97%) Sybase
16 17 (0.91%) Symantec
17 16 (0.86%) Sophos
Farringdon, Hampshire
Talk Talk UK
Salary: COMPETITIVE+BONUS/BENEFITS
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum Superb base, training and excellent
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: Offer Competitve Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GB Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £42-£47K per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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