Period
to 19 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 6 months to 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
England > South East
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 406 414 373
Rank change year-on-year +8 -41 +52
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 73 108 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.32% 0.40% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 1.10% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 64 88 173
South East median annual salary £39,956 £48,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.04% -2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,000 £69,125 £63,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - -

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 8,078 9,778 11,172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.42% 36.42% 35.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6,324 7,586 9,027
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in the South East

Client/Server
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Client/Server in the South East

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Client/Server in the South East over the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Client/Server in the South East

Client/Server
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 February 2020. 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
Thames Valley +36 35 £39,956 -11.21% 5
Oxfordshire +36 22 £39,956 -51.57%
Hampshire +20 21 £48,750 +30.00% 7
Surrey +29 15 £34,500 -31.00%
Berkshire +14 12 £40,000 +28.00% 4
East Sussex -4 1 £65,000 -3.70% 2
Buckinghamshire -7 1 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Middlesex - 1 £30,000 -
Client/Server
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 28 (38.36%) Java
2 25 (34.25%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (34.25%) SDLC
3 23 (31.51%) Windows
4 22 (30.14%) Python
4 22 (30.14%) Degree
5 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
6 20 (27.40%) Microservices
6 20 (27.40%) Problem-Solving
7 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Office
8 17 (23.29%) Middleware
9 16 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (21.92%) Visualisation
10 15 (20.55%) Open Source
10 15 (20.55%) Eclipse RCP
10 15 (20.55%) Data Analysis
10 15 (20.55%) SQL
10 15 (20.55%) JMS
10 15 (20.55%) Java RMI
10 15 (20.55%) Eclipse
10 15 (20.55%) Data Acquisition
11 14 (19.18%) Oracle
12 13 (17.81%) Unix
13 12 (16.44%) Web Services
13 12 (16.44%) ITIL
14 11 (15.07%) C#
14 11 (15.07%) SharePoint
14 11 (15.07%) Cisco
14 11 (15.07%) Citrix
14 11 (15.07%) Enterprise Software

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 11 (15.07%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.85%) Apache
2 5 (6.85%) IIS
2 5 (6.85%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.37%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.37%) JCAPS
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Azure
2 4 (5.48%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) LAN
2 5 (6.85%) WAN
3 4 (5.48%) Internet
3 4 (5.48%) SAN
3 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.11%) DNS
4 3 (4.11%) Firewall
4 3 (4.11%) Intranet
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (2.74%) DHCP
5 2 (2.74%) Extranet
5 2 (2.74%) IP Telephony
5 2 (2.74%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.74%) NAS
5 2 (2.74%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.74%) TKPROF
4 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.37%) MySQL
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (20.55%) Eclipse
1 15 (20.55%) Eclipse RCP
2 7 (9.59%) JIRA
3 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.37%) Travis CI
General
1 10 (13.70%) Multimedia
2 9 (12.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.37%) Fire and Rescue
4 1 (1.37%) Police
4 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (21.92%) Analyst
2 10 (13.70%) Java Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) Java Software Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) Python Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) Python Software Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) Software Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Applications Support
4 7 (9.59%) IT Manager
5 5 (6.85%) Architect
5 5 (6.85%) Audit Manager
5 5 (6.85%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (6.85%) Data Scientist
5 5 (6.85%) IT Audit Manager
5 5 (6.85%) SOA Architect
5 5 (6.85%) Technical Architect
5 5 (6.85%) Web Architect
6 4 (5.48%) QA Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.29%) Middleware
2 15 (20.55%) Java RMI
2 15 (20.55%) JMS
3 12 (16.44%) Web Services
4 7 (9.59%) .NET
5 2 (2.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (2.74%) Qt
5 2 (2.74%) REST
5 2 (2.74%) SOAP
5 2 (2.74%) Software Packaging
5 2 (2.74%) STL
5 2 (2.74%) WDF
6 1 (1.37%) Android SDK
6 1 (1.37%) iOS SDK
6 1 (1.37%) ODBC
6 1 (1.37%) Spring
6 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (34.25%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.07%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (12.33%) iPad
3 9 (12.33%) iPhone
3 9 (12.33%) Social Network
4 7 (9.59%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.85%) Mainframe
5 5 (6.85%) User Experience
6 4 (5.48%) N-Tier
6 4 (5.48%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 2 (2.74%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.74%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.37%) AS400
8 1 (1.37%) CESG
8 1 (1.37%) Clustering
8 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.37%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.51%) Windows
2 13 (17.81%) Unix
3 10 (13.70%) Linux
3 10 (13.70%) Windows 10
4 9 (12.33%) Mac OS
5 7 (9.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.37%) Android
7 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.37%) CentOS
7 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.37%) Solaris
7 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.25%) SDLC
2 20 (27.40%) Microservices
2 20 (27.40%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (21.92%) Visualisation
4 15 (20.55%) Data Acquisition
4 15 (20.55%) Data Analysis
4 15 (20.55%) Open Source
5 12 (16.44%) ITIL
6 10 (13.70%) Decision-Making
6 10 (13.70%) Scrum
6 10 (13.70%) Software Engineering
7 9 (12.33%) B2B
7 9 (12.33%) Product Management
8 7 (9.59%) Project Management
8 7 (9.59%) Test Scripting
9 6 (8.22%) Functional Testing
9 6 (8.22%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (8.22%) SOA
9 6 (8.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.36%) Java
2 22 (30.14%) Python
3 15 (20.55%) SQL
4 11 (15.07%) C#
5 6 (8.22%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.85%) Bash Shell
6 5 (6.85%) Korn
6 5 (6.85%) Perl
6 5 (6.85%) PHP
7 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.74%) C++
9 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.37%) Ruby
9 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (30.14%) Degree
2 9 (12.33%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.48%) MCSE
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.74%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.37%) GCIA
6 1 (1.37%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) SLA
2 6 (8.22%) QA
3 2 (2.74%) PMO
4 1 (1.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.37%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.74%) ISA Server
2 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.37%) NFS
3 1 (1.37%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle Statspack
1 2 (2.74%) SCCM
2 1 (1.37%) AppManager
2 1 (1.37%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.37%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.18%) Oracle
3 11 (15.07%) Cisco
3 11 (15.07%) Citrix
4 8 (10.96%) VMware
5 6 (8.22%) EMC
5 6 (8.22%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.74%) Arqiva
6 2 (2.74%) Avaya
6 2 (2.74%) Forcepoint
7 1 (1.37%) Apple
7 1 (1.37%) CommVault
7 1 (1.37%) HP
7 1 (1.37%) IBM
7 1 (1.37%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.37%) Polycom
7 1 (1.37%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.37%) Sun
7 1 (1.37%) Sybase
7 1 (1.37%) Wyse