Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
England > South East
6 months to
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 237 385 442
Rank change year-on-year +148 +57 -92
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 35 136 100
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.43% 0.53% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.26% 1.45% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 32 118 85
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £67,125 £72,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 2,777 9,373 10,630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 34.31% 36.25% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2,203 7,089 8,492
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £53,700 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.08% +2.29% +5.00%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Client/Server as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Client/Server in the South East over the 6 months to 25 September 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 25 September 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
Hampshire +86 13 £57,500 +27.78% 2
West Sussex +66 11 £50,000 -
Surrey +91 7 £45,000 -30.77% 2
Thames Valley +112 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire +75 3 £35,000 +26.13% 1
Berkshire +93 1 £35,000 +16.67%
East Sussex +50 1 £62,500 -3.85% 1
Client/Server
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 22 (62.86%) Azure
2 12 (34.29%) C#
2 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
2 12 (34.29%) Web Services
3 11 (31.43%) .NET
3 11 (31.43%) AWS
4 10 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (28.57%) TypeScript
4 10 (28.57%) Grafana
4 10 (28.57%) BlazeMeter
4 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 10 (28.57%) Windows
4 10 (28.57%) JMeter
4 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (28.57%) QA
4 10 (28.57%) Performance Testing
5 9 (25.71%) Skype
5 9 (25.71%) Test Strategy
6 8 (22.86%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 8 (22.86%) Linux
6 8 (22.86%) SQL
7 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (17.14%) SCCM
8 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (17.14%) VMware
8 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
8 6 (17.14%) ERP
8 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
8 6 (17.14%) SDLC
8 6 (17.14%) Relational Database

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 2 (5.71%) Confluence
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 22 (62.86%) Azure
2 11 (31.43%) AWS
3 10 (28.57%) BlazeMeter
4 4 (11.43%) IaaS
4 4 (11.43%) PaaS
5 2 (5.71%) Office 365
6 1 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (2.86%) GitHub
6 1 (2.86%) OneDrive
6 1 (2.86%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Skype
2 3 (8.57%) LAN
2 3 (8.57%) WAN
3 2 (5.71%) SAN
3 2 (5.71%) Wireless
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) FTP
4 1 (2.86%) HTTP
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) Intranet
4 1 (2.86%) SSH
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
2 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
4 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) JMeter
2 2 (5.71%) Bugzilla
2 2 (5.71%) CruiseControl
2 2 (5.71%) Gemini Tracker
2 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Hudson
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.86%) CircleCI
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Local Government
3 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.86%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Performance Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Software Development Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Software Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Performance Test Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Performance Test Leader
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Designer
6 2 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) Web Services
2 11 (31.43%) .NET
3 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.71%) WinForms
4 2 (5.71%) WPF
4 2 (5.71%) XML
5 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.86%) jQuery
5 1 (2.86%) Kafka
5 1 (2.86%) Node.js
5 1 (2.86%) ODBC
5 1 (2.86%) React
5 1 (2.86%) Spring
5 1 (2.86%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.86%) Spring Cloud
5 1 (2.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (11.43%) Public Cloud
3 3 (8.57%) Algorithms
3 3 (8.57%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.71%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (5.71%) EMC VNX
4 2 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.86%) AS400
5 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.86%) Clustering
5 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.86%) iPhone
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.86%) NHS
5 1 (2.86%) Online Games
5 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Unix
4 1 (2.86%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 9 (25.71%) Test Strategy
3 8 (22.86%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 6 (17.14%) ERP
4 6 (17.14%) SDLC
5 5 (14.29%) CRM
5 5 (14.29%) DevOps
5 5 (14.29%) ITIL
5 5 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
6 4 (11.43%) Architectural Design
6 4 (11.43%) High Availability
6 4 (11.43%) ITIL V3
6 4 (11.43%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (11.43%) Thought Leadership
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.57%) OOD
7 3 (8.57%) Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) Technical Leadership
7 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) C#
1 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
2 10 (28.57%) TypeScript
3 8 (22.86%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) Java
5 3 (8.57%) VBA
6 2 (5.71%) C
6 2 (5.71%) C++
6 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.86%) Go
7 1 (2.86%) Kotlin
7 1 (2.86%) Python
7 1 (2.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (11.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (8.57%) MCSE
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (2.86%) ISEB
4 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.86%) MCDST
4 1 (2.86%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) SLA
3 1 (2.86%) IFRS
3 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Docker
2 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Grafana
2 6 (17.14%) SCCM
3 2 (5.71%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.86%) Ansible
4 1 (2.86%) Kibana
4 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.86%) Terraform
4 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
2 6 (17.14%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Google
4 4 (11.43%) EMC
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle
5 2 (5.71%) Arqiva
6 1 (2.86%) CA
6 1 (2.86%) Novell
6 1 (2.86%) Sybase
6 1 (2.86%) Talend
6 1 (2.86%) Veeam