Period
to 20 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
UK > England
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 647 506 494
Rank change year-on-year -141 -12 -110
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 542 926 1,102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.56% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 1.25% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 368 805 979
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,450 £29,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £73,250 £71,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Client/Server is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 68,578 74,272 79,055
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.96% 44.71% 42.94%
Number of salaries quoted 53,329 56,189 65,663
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Client/Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in England

Client/Server
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Client/Server in England.

Salary trend for Client/Server in England

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Client/Server in England over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Client/Server in England

Client/Server
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the England region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -167 204 £57,500 +4.55% 19
South East -97 101 £45,000 +1.12% 18
North of England +50 89 £44,500 +18.67% 9
Midlands +32 76 £47,500 +11.76% 9
East of England -3 60 £43,750 +9.38% 7
West Midlands +45 51 £47,500 +11.76% 5
North West +41 51 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Yorkshire +37 35 £45,000 +28.57% 7
East Midlands +9 25 £29,500 -30.59% 4
South West -25 24 £34,500 -31.00% 10
North East -24 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Client/Server
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing Client/Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 229 (42.25%) SQL
2 216 (39.85%) Windows
3 164 (30.26%) Finance
4 157 (28.97%) SQL Server
5 156 (28.78%) Microsoft
6 147 (27.12%) C#
7 140 (25.83%) .NET
8 138 (25.46%) Agile Software Development
9 129 (23.80%) Degree
10 128 (23.62%) Java
11 123 (22.69%) Linux
12 113 (20.85%) Problem-Solving
13 96 (17.71%) Web Services
14 89 (16.42%) JavaScript
15 83 (15.31%) Microsoft Azure
16 81 (14.94%) HTML
16 81 (14.94%) Unix
16 81 (14.94%) Active Directory
17 80 (14.76%) Software Engineering
18 79 (14.58%) Oracle
19 77 (14.21%) C++
20 76 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
21 74 (13.65%) SDLC
22 73 (13.47%) Management Information System
23 64 (11.81%) Python
23 64 (11.81%) Computer Science
24 59 (10.89%) ASP.NET
25 57 (10.52%) E-Commerce
25 57 (10.52%) Internet
26 54 (9.96%) ITIL

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (5.72%) IIS
2 18 (3.32%) CMS
3 17 (3.14%) SharePoint
4 15 (2.77%) Apache
5 14 (2.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 13 (2.40%) IBM Notes
7 12 (2.21%) Tomcat
8 11 (2.03%) MS Exchange
9 10 (1.85%) Skype for Business
10 9 (1.66%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.29%) Apache Solr
11 7 (1.29%) Drupal
11 7 (1.29%) WebLogic
12 6 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 5 (0.92%) WordPress
14 4 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
15 3 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
16 2 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
16 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (4.98%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.66%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.11%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.74%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.85%) HFM
2 7 (1.29%) Endur
2 7 (1.29%) Findur
3 5 (0.92%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (0.55%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.18%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.18%) Fredhopper
6 1 (0.18%) Magento
6 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.18%) R3 Corda
6 1 (0.18%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.18%) ScheduALL
6 1 (0.18%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 83 (15.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (3.87%) GitHub
4 20 (3.69%) Office 365
5 12 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.85%) SaaS
7 7 (1.29%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.55%) npm
11 2 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.37%) IaaS
12 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.18%) Heroku
12 1 (0.18%) PaaS
12 1 (0.18%) Route 53
12 1 (0.18%) Serverless
12 1 (0.18%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 57 (10.52%) Internet
2 46 (8.49%) TCP/IP
3 44 (8.12%) HTTP
4 27 (4.98%) Firewall
5 22 (4.06%) DNS
5 22 (4.06%) LAN
6 21 (3.87%) Wireless
7 20 (3.69%) Ethernet
8 17 (3.14%) SAN
9 16 (2.95%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
10 11 (2.03%) NAS
11 10 (1.85%) Intranet
12 9 (1.66%) DHCP
13 8 (1.48%) Extranet
13 8 (1.48%) WAN
14 7 (1.29%) Network Security
15 6 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
15 6 (1.11%) SMTP
16 5 (0.92%) Bluetooth
16 5 (0.92%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (28.97%) SQL Server
2 46 (8.49%) Relational Database
3 36 (6.64%) NoSQL
4 28 (5.17%) Oracle Database
5 27 (4.98%) MySQL
6 25 (4.61%) MongoDB
7 23 (4.24%) Blockchain
8 21 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (3.69%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (3.69%) SQL Server 2016
10 19 (3.51%) Power BI
10 19 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 18 (3.32%) Big Data
12 17 (3.14%) DB2
12 17 (3.14%) SQL Server 2005
13 16 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 16 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (2.77%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (1.85%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 45 (8.30%) Visual Studio
2 38 (7.01%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.14%) Subversion
4 14 (2.58%) JIRA
4 14 (2.58%) NUnit
5 12 (2.21%) Moq
5 12 (2.21%) Rhino Mocks
5 12 (2.21%) Selenium
6 11 (2.03%) Android Studio
7 10 (1.85%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.85%) Oracle APEX
8 9 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (1.48%) HP UFT
9 8 (1.48%) Maven
10 7 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (1.29%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.29%) Grunt
10 7 (1.29%) MSTest
11 5 (0.92%) Hudson
11 5 (0.92%) SonarQube
General
1 164 (30.26%) Finance
2 37 (6.83%) Games
3 32 (5.90%) Banking
4 29 (5.35%) Retail
5 24 (4.43%) Telecoms
6 23 (4.24%) Financial Institution
7 20 (3.69%) Investment Banking
8 19 (3.51%) Front Office
9 18 (3.32%) Marketing
10 14 (2.58%) Legal
11 5 (0.92%) Advertising
11 5 (0.92%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.92%) Publishing
12 3 (0.55%) Electronics
13 2 (0.37%) Automotive
13 2 (0.37%) Law
14 1 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.18%) German Language
14 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 221 (40.77%) Developer
2 64 (11.81%) C# Developer
3 60 (11.07%) .NET Developer
4 57 (10.52%) Analyst
5 41 (7.56%) Architect
5 41 (7.56%) Software Developer
6 39 (7.20%) C# .NET Developer
7 35 (6.46%) Senior Developer
8 31 (5.72%) Desktop Support
9 25 (4.61%) Senior Analyst
9 25 (4.61%) Software Engineer
9 25 (4.61%) Support Analyst
10 24 (4.43%) Consultant
11 23 (4.24%) Solutions Architect
11 23 (4.24%) SQL Developer
12 22 (4.06%) C# Software Developer
12 22 (4.06%) Java Developer
12 22 (4.06%) Support Engineer
13 20 (3.69%) DBA
14 17 (3.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (25.83%) .NET
2 96 (17.71%) Web Services
3 81 (14.94%) HTML
4 59 (10.89%) ASP.NET
5 52 (9.59%) XML
6 50 (9.23%) HTML5
7 49 (9.04%) CSS
8 37 (6.83%) RESTful
9 35 (6.46%) AngularJS
9 35 (6.46%) jQuery
10 33 (6.09%) .NET Framework
11 32 (5.90%) WPF
12 31 (5.72%) SOAP
13 29 (5.35%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (5.35%) React
14 28 (5.17%) JSON
15 26 (4.80%) ASP.NET Web API
15 26 (4.80%) Middleware
16 25 (4.61%) WinForms
17 24 (4.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 76 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (13.47%) Management Information System
3 64 (11.81%) Computer Science
4 52 (9.59%) Self-Motivation
5 43 (7.93%) Data Centre
6 33 (6.09%) Algorithms
7 30 (5.54%) Enterprise Software
8 29 (5.35%) Driving Licence
9 25 (4.61%) Data Structures
10 20 (3.69%) Replication
11 19 (3.51%) Equities
12 18 (3.32%) Hedge funds
13 17 (3.14%) 3D Graphics
13 17 (3.14%) Fintech
14 14 (2.58%) Clustering
14 14 (2.58%) Derivative
14 14 (2.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 13 (2.40%) OTC Derivatives
16 12 (2.21%) Blackberry
17 10 (1.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 216 (39.85%) Windows
2 123 (22.69%) Linux
3 81 (14.94%) Unix
4 47 (8.67%) Windows Server
5 30 (5.54%) Windows 7
6 25 (4.61%) Apple iOS
7 23 (4.24%) Android
8 21 (3.87%) Mac OS X
9 14 (2.58%) Windows 10
10 12 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (1.48%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.18%) OS/390
14 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.18%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (25.46%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (20.85%) Problem-Solving
3 80 (14.76%) Software Engineering
4 74 (13.65%) SDLC
5 57 (10.52%) E-Commerce
6 54 (9.96%) ITIL
7 51 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
7 51 (9.41%) Microservices
7 51 (9.41%) Test Automation
7 51 (9.41%) Unit Testing
8 50 (9.23%) Mentoring
9 41 (7.56%) Multithreading
10 40 (7.38%) MVC
10 40 (7.38%) OO
10 40 (7.38%) Performance Tuning
11 38 (7.01%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (6.83%) SOA
13 35 (6.46%) High Availability
13 35 (6.46%) Scrum
14 34 (6.27%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 229 (42.25%) SQL
2 147 (27.12%) C#
3 128 (23.62%) Java
4 89 (16.42%) JavaScript
5 77 (14.21%) C++
6 64 (11.81%) Python
7 37 (6.83%) T-SQL
8 35 (6.46%) C
9 22 (4.06%) PL/SQL
10 20 (3.69%) PHP
11 16 (2.95%) ES6
12 15 (2.77%) Erlang
12 15 (2.77%) Perl
12 15 (2.77%) VB
13 13 (2.40%) Shell Script
14 11 (2.03%) PowerShell
14 11 (2.03%) VB6
15 10 (1.85%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.85%) Ruby
16 9 (1.66%) VC++
Qualifications
1 129 (23.80%) Degree
2 42 (7.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (7.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 32 (5.90%) Security Cleared
5 26 (4.80%) MCSE
6 24 (4.43%) MCSA
7 20 (3.69%) A+ Certification
7 20 (3.69%) ACDT
7 20 (3.69%) ACHDS
7 20 (3.69%) ACTC
7 20 (3.69%) MCDST
7 20 (3.69%) MCP
7 20 (3.69%) MCSM
7 20 (3.69%) Network+ Certification
8 18 (3.32%) SC Cleared
9 17 (3.14%) Numerate Degree
10 8 (1.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (1.29%) ISTQB
11 7 (1.29%) Master's Degree
12 5 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (7.93%) QA
2 26 (4.80%) SLA
3 15 (2.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (2.03%) ISO 9001
5 10 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (0.92%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.74%) PMO
9 3 (0.55%) GDPR
9 3 (0.55%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.37%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 81 (14.94%) Active Directory
2 33 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (4.43%) Docker
4 13 (2.40%) Virtual Servers
5 9 (1.66%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.29%) Firmware
7 5 (0.92%) Varnish
7 5 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.74%) XenApp
9 3 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.55%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.55%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.18%) KVM
11 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 27 (4.98%) Ansible
1 27 (4.98%) Puppet
2 26 (4.80%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (4.43%) SCCM
4 14 (2.58%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.55%) WSUS
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 2 (0.37%) SCOM
7 2 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.37%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 2 (0.37%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.18%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.18%) Nagios
8 1 (0.18%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.18%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.18%) Tivoli NetView
8 1 (0.18%) WMI
Vendors
1 156 (28.78%) Microsoft
2 79 (14.58%) Oracle
3 43 (7.93%) VMware
4 23 (4.24%) Citrix
5 22 (4.06%) Apple
6 17 (3.14%) Sun
7 14 (2.58%) Remedy
8 13 (2.40%) Lotus
9 10 (1.85%) Hyperion
9 10 (1.85%) Informatica
9 10 (1.85%) PeopleSoft
9 10 (1.85%) SaltStack
10 9 (1.66%) Xamarin
11 8 (1.48%) Adobe
11 8 (1.48%) Cisco
11 8 (1.48%) IBM
12 7 (1.29%) HP
12 7 (1.29%) OpenLink
12 7 (1.29%) WorldPay
13 6 (1.11%) SolarWinds