Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
UK > England
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 640 460 485
Rank change year-on-year -180 +25 -93
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 544 1,084 1,039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.64% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 1.43% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 381 938 906
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +7.53% +3.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,000 £29,375
90th Percentile £81,250 £72,500 £71,875
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 67,575 75,646 76,060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.38% 44.62% 42.46%
Number of salaries quoted 52,916 57,421 63,136
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -228 188 £62,500 +13.64% 30
South East -90 111 £45,000 - 22
Midlands +46 90 £47,500 +11.76% 15
North of England +27 73 £43,000 +7.50% 12
East of England +13 65 £55,000 +37.50% 13
West Midlands +47 62 £51,250 +28.13% 5
Yorkshire +36 38 £45,000 +20.00% 7
North West +10 32 £40,000 -11.11% 5
East Midlands +17 28 £32,500 -35.00% 9
South West -25 25 £34,500 -31.00% 3
North East -8 3 £26,500 -33.75%
Client/Server
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 (42.10%) SQL
2 218 (40.07%) Windows
3 155 (28.49%) Microsoft
4 151 (27.76%) SQL Server
5 133 (24.45%) Agile Software Development
6 126 (23.16%) Finance
7 124 (22.79%) C#
8 119 (21.88%) Java
9 117 (21.51%) .NET
10 112 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
11 111 (20.40%) Linux
12 110 (20.22%) Degree
13 97 (17.83%) Software Engineering
14 94 (17.28%) Microsoft Azure
15 90 (16.54%) JavaScript
16 87 (15.99%) Active Directory
17 84 (15.44%) Web Services
18 77 (14.15%) Oracle
19 76 (13.97%) HTML
20 72 (13.24%) C++
21 71 (13.05%) Microservices
22 70 (12.87%) E-Commerce
23 68 (12.50%) Unix
23 68 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
24 67 (12.32%) Management Information System
25 65 (11.95%) SDLC
26 63 (11.58%) XML
27 60 (11.03%) Mentoring
27 60 (11.03%) Amazon AWS
28 59 (10.85%) Test Automation

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 36 (6.62%) IIS
2 30 (5.51%) SharePoint
3 20 (3.68%) MS Exchange
4 19 (3.49%) CMS
5 16 (2.94%) Skype for Business
6 14 (2.57%) Apache
7 13 (2.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 12 (2.21%) IBM Notes
9 11 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
9 11 (2.02%) Tomcat
10 8 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (1.47%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.29%) WebLogic
12 6 (1.10%) Apache Solr
12 6 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (1.10%) Commerce Server
13 5 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 3 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 36 (6.62%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.29%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.74%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) HipChat
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.47%) HFM
2 7 (1.29%) Endur
2 7 (1.29%) Findur
2 7 (1.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.74%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.55%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.37%) SAP R/3
5 2 (0.37%) ScheduALL
6 1 (0.18%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.18%) R3 Corda
6 1 (0.18%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 94 (17.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (11.03%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (5.15%) Office 365
4 27 (4.96%) GitHub
5 19 (3.49%) SaaS
6 9 (1.65%) OpenShift
7 8 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (1.47%) PaaS
8 5 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.55%) IaaS
11 2 (0.37%) npm
12 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.18%) Apigee
12 1 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.18%) Heroku
12 1 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.18%) Route 53
12 1 (0.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 51 (9.38%) Internet
2 49 (9.01%) TCP/IP
3 43 (7.90%) HTTP
4 30 (5.51%) SAN
5 25 (4.60%) LAN
6 23 (4.23%) Firewall
7 22 (4.04%) DNS
8 21 (3.86%) Wireless
9 20 (3.68%) Ethernet
10 16 (2.94%) NAS
11 15 (2.76%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
12 13 (2.39%) DHCP
13 12 (2.21%) WAN
14 9 (1.65%) VPN
15 6 (1.10%) Extranet
15 6 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
15 6 (1.10%) Network Security
16 5 (0.92%) Intranet
16 5 (0.92%) NFC
16 5 (0.92%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (27.76%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.80%) NoSQL
3 32 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 30 (5.51%) MySQL
5 27 (4.96%) Oracle Database
6 25 (4.60%) Blockchain
7 21 (3.86%) Power BI
8 20 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (3.49%) MongoDB
9 19 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
12 15 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (2.76%) SQL Server 2016
13 14 (2.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (1.47%) DB2
16 8 (1.47%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 45 (8.27%) Git (software)
2 38 (6.99%) Visual Studio
3 19 (3.49%) Jenkins
4 17 (3.13%) Maven
5 15 (2.76%) Subversion
6 13 (2.39%) HP UFT
6 13 (2.39%) JIRA
6 13 (2.39%) Selenium
7 9 (1.65%) Android Studio
7 9 (1.65%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (1.47%) Hudson
9 7 (1.29%) Bugzilla
9 7 (1.29%) CruiseControl
9 7 (1.29%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.29%) Gemini Tracker
9 7 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
10 6 (1.10%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.92%) Grunt
General
1 126 (23.16%) Finance
2 40 (7.35%) Retail
3 33 (6.07%) Games
4 28 (5.15%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.31%) Marketing
6 13 (2.39%) Front Office
7 12 (2.21%) Banking
8 10 (1.84%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.84%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.47%) Legal
10 5 (0.92%) Advertising
10 5 (0.92%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.92%) Publishing
11 3 (0.55%) Electronics
11 3 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.37%) Back Office
12 2 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.37%) Law
13 1 (0.18%) German Language
13 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 190 (34.93%) Developer
2 59 (10.85%) Architect
3 56 (10.29%) Analyst
4 43 (7.90%) C# Developer
5 39 (7.17%) .NET Developer
6 38 (6.99%) Software Engineer
6 38 (6.99%) Solutions Architect
7 37 (6.80%) Software Developer
8 35 (6.43%) Senior Developer
9 31 (5.70%) Desktop Support
10 26 (4.78%) Support Analyst
11 24 (4.41%) C# .NET Developer
12 22 (4.04%) Senior Analyst
12 22 (4.04%) SQL Developer
13 21 (3.86%) Support Engineer
14 20 (3.68%) DBA
14 20 (3.68%) Full Stack Developer
14 20 (3.68%) Java Developer
15 19 (3.49%) Administrator
16 18 (3.31%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (21.51%) .NET
2 84 (15.44%) Web Services
3 76 (13.97%) HTML
4 63 (11.58%) XML
5 49 (9.01%) CSS
6 46 (8.46%) ASP.NET
6 46 (8.46%) HTML5
7 45 (8.27%) REST
8 37 (6.80%) jQuery
9 36 (6.62%) AngularJS
9 36 (6.62%) RESTful
10 29 (5.33%) .NET Framework
10 29 (5.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 29 (5.33%) Node.js
11 24 (4.41%) React
11 24 (4.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 23 (4.23%) JSON
12 23 (4.23%) SOAP
13 21 (3.86%) Middleware
14 20 (3.68%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 68 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (12.32%) Management Information System
3 44 (8.09%) Computer Science
4 43 (7.90%) Enterprise Software
5 41 (7.54%) Self-Motivation
6 38 (6.99%) Data Centre
7 29 (5.33%) Algorithms
8 28 (5.15%) Driving Licence
9 26 (4.78%) Data Structures
10 22 (4.04%) Replication
11 20 (3.68%) Fintech
12 15 (2.76%) Equities
13 14 (2.57%) Clustering
14 13 (2.39%) 3D Graphics
15 12 (2.21%) Blackberry
15 12 (2.21%) Hedge funds
16 11 (2.02%) Derivative
16 11 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 11 (2.02%) OTC Derivatives
16 11 (2.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 218 (40.07%) Windows
2 111 (20.40%) Linux
3 68 (12.50%) Unix
4 53 (9.74%) Windows Server
5 32 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 25 (4.60%) Apple iOS
7 23 (4.23%) Android
8 21 (3.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (3.68%) Mac OS X
9 20 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (2.57%) Windows 10
11 6 (1.10%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.37%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (24.45%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
3 97 (17.83%) Software Engineering
4 71 (13.05%) Microservices
5 70 (12.87%) E-Commerce
6 65 (11.95%) SDLC
7 60 (11.03%) Mentoring
8 59 (10.85%) Test Automation
9 54 (9.93%) ITIL
10 52 (9.56%) Unit Testing
11 44 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
11 44 (8.09%) SOA
12 40 (7.35%) Multithreading
13 39 (7.17%) Continuous Integration
14 38 (6.99%) Performance Tuning
15 36 (6.62%) DevOps
16 33 (6.07%) MVC
17 32 (5.88%) Migration
18 31 (5.70%) High Availability
18 31 (5.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 229 (42.10%) SQL
2 124 (22.79%) C#
3 119 (21.88%) Java
4 90 (16.54%) JavaScript
5 72 (13.24%) C++
6 56 (10.29%) Python
7 35 (6.43%) T-SQL
8 31 (5.70%) C
9 19 (3.49%) PHP
10 17 (3.13%) PL/SQL
11 15 (2.76%) Shell Script
12 14 (2.57%) Perl
12 14 (2.57%) PowerShell
13 13 (2.39%) Go
14 10 (1.84%) Ruby
15 9 (1.65%) Erlang
15 9 (1.65%) ES6
16 8 (1.47%) Bash Shell
16 8 (1.47%) VC++
17 7 (1.29%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 110 (20.22%) Degree
2 39 (7.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (7.17%) Security Cleared
3 30 (5.51%) MCSE
4 26 (4.78%) MCSA
5 20 (3.68%) A+ Certification
5 20 (3.68%) ACDT
5 20 (3.68%) ACHDS
5 20 (3.68%) ACTC
5 20 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (3.68%) MCDST
5 20 (3.68%) MCP
5 20 (3.68%) MCSM
5 20 (3.68%) Network+ Certification
6 16 (2.94%) SC Cleared
7 11 (2.02%) Numerate Degree
8 10 (1.84%) DV Cleared
8 10 (1.84%) ISTQB
9 9 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.80%) QA
2 26 (4.78%) SLA
3 11 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.84%) ISO 9001
5 8 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 6 (1.10%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.55%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.37%) PMO
10 1 (0.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 87 (15.99%) Active Directory
2 41 (7.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (5.70%) Docker
4 12 (2.21%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (1.84%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.47%) VMware Server
7 7 (1.29%) Firmware
8 6 (1.10%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.92%) Varnish
9 5 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.92%) XenApp
10 4 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (0.55%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.37%) vSphere
13 1 (0.18%) KVM
Systems Management
1 23 (4.23%) SCCM
2 21 (3.86%) Puppet
3 20 (3.68%) Ansible
3 20 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (3.49%) Single Sign-On
5 8 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.74%) WSUS
7 3 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.55%) Nagios
8 2 (0.37%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.37%) Nessus
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 2 (0.37%) SCOM
8 2 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.37%) Terraform
8 2 (0.37%) Thomson Reuters DACS
9 1 (0.18%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.18%) IBM BigFix
9 1 (0.18%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 155 (28.49%) Microsoft
2 77 (14.15%) Oracle
3 59 (10.85%) VMware
4 31 (5.70%) Citrix
5 23 (4.23%) Apple
6 19 (3.49%) Remedy
7 17 (3.13%) Sun
8 16 (2.94%) HP
9 13 (2.39%) Cisco
10 12 (2.21%) Lotus
11 9 (1.65%) Barracuda Networks
11 9 (1.65%) SAP
12 8 (1.47%) Dell
12 8 (1.47%) Hyperion
12 8 (1.47%) Informatica
12 8 (1.47%) Ivanti
12 8 (1.47%) PeopleSoft
13 7 (1.29%) EMC
13 7 (1.29%) IBM
13 7 (1.29%) OpenLink