Period
to 22 June 2018

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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 436 369 363
Rank change year-on-year -67 -6 -27
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 107 190 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.35% 0.65% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.88% 1.68% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 93 187 280
South East median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% +7.59%
10th Percentile £39,750 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £65,500 £62,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%

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 12,097 11,289 15,883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.98% 38.42% 42.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9,937 9,255 13,178
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 22 June 2018.

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 22 June 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
Thames Valley -34 46 £45,000 +2.27% 21
Surrey -35 33 £53,750 +13.16% 13
Buckinghamshire +6 20 £45,000 +8.43% 5
Berkshire -19 19 £42,500 -10.53% 12
Hampshire -30 14 £55,000 +57.14% 11
West Sussex -1 12 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -29 7 £55,000 +23.60% 4
Sussex - 4 £80,000 -
East Sussex -20 3 £45,000 -
Client/Server
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 64 (59.81%) SQL
2 46 (42.99%) C#
3 40 (37.38%) Windows
4 36 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (30.84%) Web Services
6 32 (29.91%) SQL Server
7 28 (26.17%) Microsoft
8 27 (25.23%) Software Engineering
9 24 (22.43%) XML
10 23 (21.50%) .NET
10 23 (21.50%) C++
11 21 (19.63%) Multithreading
11 21 (19.63%) Problem-Solving
12 20 (18.69%) Multithreaded Programming
12 20 (18.69%) SDLC
12 20 (18.69%) Java
12 20 (18.69%) MFC
12 20 (18.69%) STL
13 19 (17.76%) Finance
14 18 (16.82%) SOA
15 17 (15.89%) ITIL
15 17 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (15.89%) User Stories
16 16 (14.95%) Self-Motivation
16 16 (14.95%) Oracle
16 16 (14.95%) QA
17 14 (13.08%) JSON
17 14 (13.08%) JavaScript
17 14 (13.08%) E-Commerce
17 14 (13.08%) Microservices

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 8 (7.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (4.67%) IIS
3 3 (2.80%) Apache
4 2 (1.87%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.93%) Drupal
5 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.93%) JBoss
5 1 (0.93%) Mule
5 1 (0.93%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.93%) WildFly
5 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) CATIA
1 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.87%) Siemens NX
1 2 (1.87%) Windchill
2 1 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.93%) Blender
2 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.80%) Office 365
3 2 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.87%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (1.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.93%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.93%) G Suite
4 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.21%) Firewall
2 9 (8.41%) DNS
2 9 (8.41%) Internet
3 6 (5.61%) DHCP
3 6 (5.61%) HTTP
4 3 (2.80%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.80%) VPN
5 2 (1.87%) BGP
5 2 (1.87%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.87%) LAN
5 2 (1.87%) SMTP
5 2 (1.87%) VLAN
5 2 (1.87%) VoIP
5 2 (1.87%) Wireless
6 1 (0.93%) MPLS
6 1 (0.93%) OSPF
6 1 (0.93%) SAN
6 1 (0.93%) SSH
6 1 (0.93%) SSL
6 1 (0.93%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (29.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.35%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.80%) Big Data
3 3 (2.80%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.80%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.87%) MySQL
4 2 (1.87%) Power BI
4 2 (1.87%) SSDT
5 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (7.48%) Bugzilla
1 8 (7.48%) CruiseControl
1 8 (7.48%) Gemini Tracker
1 8 (7.48%) Hudson
1 8 (7.48%) Subversion
1 8 (7.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 7 (6.54%) Oracle APEX
2 7 (6.54%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (3.74%) AdminStudio
4 4 (3.74%) MSI
4 4 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.74%) Wise Package Studio
5 3 (2.80%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.87%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.87%) JIRA
6 2 (1.87%) JMeter
6 2 (1.87%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.87%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.93%) Selenium
General
1 19 (17.76%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Retail
3 4 (3.74%) Legal
4 3 (2.80%) Banking
4 3 (2.80%) Marketing
5 2 (1.87%) Back Office
5 2 (1.87%) Digital Economy
5 2 (1.87%) Electronics
5 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.93%) Automotive
6 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.93%) Games
6 1 (0.93%) German Language
Job Titles
1 40 (37.38%) Developer
2 22 (20.56%) Software Engineer
3 20 (18.69%) Senior Software Engineer
4 14 (13.08%) Integration Developer
5 13 (12.15%) C# Developer
5 13 (12.15%) SQL Developer
6 10 (9.35%) C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (9.35%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 9 (8.41%) PL/SQL Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Analyst
8 6 (5.61%) Architect
8 6 (5.61%) Consultant
8 6 (5.61%) Delphi Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Network Specialist
8 6 (5.61%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (4.67%) C# Software Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Integration Consultant
9 5 (4.67%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (30.84%) Web Services
2 24 (22.43%) XML
3 23 (21.50%) .NET
4 20 (18.69%) MFC
4 20 (18.69%) STL
5 14 (13.08%) JSON
6 13 (12.15%) RESTful
7 12 (11.21%) SOAP
8 8 (7.48%) Middleware
9 7 (6.54%) CSS
9 7 (6.54%) WPF
10 6 (5.61%) jQuery
11 5 (4.67%) AngularJS
11 5 (4.67%) HTML
11 5 (4.67%) Qt
12 4 (3.74%) .NET Framework
12 4 (3.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (1.87%) Entity Framework
13 2 (1.87%) Leaflet
13 2 (1.87%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (14.95%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (13.08%) Algorithms
3 14 (13.08%) Driving Licence
4 7 (6.54%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.54%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (6.54%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.67%) CUDA
6 3 (2.80%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.80%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.87%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.87%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.87%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.87%) Robotics
7 2 (1.87%) Smart City
7 2 (1.87%) Social Media
7 2 (1.87%) Tandem
7 2 (1.87%) User Experience
8 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (37.38%) Windows
2 13 (12.15%) Linux
2 13 (12.15%) Windows Server
3 10 (9.35%) Windows 7
4 8 (7.48%) Unix
4 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.61%) Windows 8
5 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.67%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.74%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.74%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.87%) Android
8 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.87%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (25.23%) Software Engineering
3 21 (19.63%) Multithreading
3 21 (19.63%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (18.69%) Multithreaded Programming
4 20 (18.69%) SDLC
5 18 (16.82%) SOA
6 17 (15.89%) ITIL
6 17 (15.89%) User Stories
7 14 (13.08%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (13.08%) E-Commerce
7 14 (13.08%) Microservices
8 12 (11.21%) API Integration
8 12 (11.21%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (9.35%) Issue Tracking
9 10 (9.35%) Process Improvement
10 9 (8.41%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (7.48%) Coaching
11 8 (7.48%) Network Management
11 8 (7.48%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 64 (59.81%) SQL
2 46 (42.99%) C#
3 23 (21.50%) C++
4 20 (18.69%) Java
5 14 (13.08%) JavaScript
6 11 (10.28%) PL/SQL
7 8 (7.48%) PowerShell
7 8 (7.48%) Python
8 6 (5.61%) Delphi
9 5 (4.67%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.67%) VB
10 3 (2.80%) C
10 3 (2.80%) PHP
11 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.87%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.93%) Erlang
12 1 (0.93%) ES6
12 1 (0.93%) Go
12 1 (0.93%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.35%) Degree
2 9 (8.41%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (7.48%) CCNP
4 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.67%) MCSE
6 4 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (3.74%) MCTS
7 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.87%) CISA
8 2 (1.87%) CISM
8 2 (1.87%) CISSP
8 2 (1.87%) CRISC
8 2 (1.87%) ISEB
8 2 (1.87%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.93%) CCNA
9 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.93%) MCITP
9 1 (0.93%) MCP
9 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.95%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) GDPR
2 2 (1.87%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.87%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (8.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (3.74%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.93%) Docker
4 1 (0.93%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (0.93%) HDFS
4 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (5.61%) SCCM
1 6 (5.61%) WSUS
2 4 (3.74%) WMI
3 2 (1.87%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.93%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.93%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.93%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.93%) Puppet
4 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 28 (26.17%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.95%) Oracle
3 9 (8.41%) Cisco
3 9 (8.41%) SolarWinds
4 5 (4.67%) HP
4 5 (4.67%) VMware
5 4 (3.74%) Citrix
6 3 (2.80%) Dell
6 3 (2.80%) IBM
7 2 (1.87%) Apple
7 2 (1.87%) Aruba
7 2 (1.87%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.87%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.87%) Palo Alto
7 2 (1.87%) Pega
7 2 (1.87%) Pegasus
7 2 (1.87%) Siemens
7 2 (1.87%) Snow
7 2 (1.87%) webMethods
8 1 (0.93%) Meraki