Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
England > South East
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 430 349 353
Rank change year-on-year -81 +4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 107 203 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.36% 0.69% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 1.77% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 94 195 278
South East median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% +1.12%

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 11,788 11,468 15,490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.70% 39.21% 41.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9,594 9,433 12,836
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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
Surrey -1 45 £52,500 +10.53% 14
Thames Valley -45 42 £45,000 +5.88% 18
Buckinghamshire +9 28 £45,000 +8.43% 3
Berkshire -19 13 £35,000 -12.50% 11
Hampshire -30 13 £55,000 +41.94% 8
West Sussex -13 5 £52,500 +5.00% 1
East Sussex -21 3 £45,000 - 1
Sussex - 3 £80,000 -
Kent +13 1 £22,500 -32.84% 2
Oxfordshire -27 1 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Client/Server
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 67 (62.62%) SQL
2 38 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (32.71%) C#
4 33 (30.84%) SQL Server
4 33 (30.84%) SDLC
5 28 (26.17%) Java
6 27 (25.23%) C++
6 27 (25.23%) Windows
6 27 (25.23%) Microsoft
7 25 (23.36%) Web Services
8 24 (22.43%) Finance
9 23 (21.50%) Multithreading
10 22 (20.56%) .NET
10 22 (20.56%) Self-Motivation
11 21 (19.63%) Problem-Solving
11 21 (19.63%) Degree
12 20 (18.69%) XML
12 20 (18.69%) SOAP
13 19 (17.76%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (16.82%) E-Commerce
14 18 (16.82%) Software Engineering
15 17 (15.89%) JSON
15 17 (15.89%) QA
15 17 (15.89%) SOA
15 17 (15.89%) User Stories
16 16 (14.95%) Microservices
16 16 (14.95%) RESTful
16 16 (14.95%) Microsoft Azure
16 16 (14.95%) Oracle
17 15 (14.02%) User Acceptance Testing

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 (10.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (2.80%) Apache
3 2 (1.87%) IIS
3 2 (1.87%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.93%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) Drupal
4 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.93%) JBoss
4 1 (0.93%) Mule
4 1 (0.93%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.93%) WildFly
4 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) CATIA
1 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.87%) Siemens NX
1 2 (1.87%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.74%) Office 365
3 3 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.93%) Dropbox
5 1 (0.93%) G Suite
5 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.08%) TCP/IP
2 12 (11.21%) Firewall
3 7 (6.54%) DNS
4 6 (5.61%) Internet
5 4 (3.74%) DHCP
5 4 (3.74%) HTTP
6 2 (1.87%) LAN
6 2 (1.87%) SMTP
6 2 (1.87%) VoIP
7 1 (0.93%) BGP
7 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.93%) OSPF
7 1 (0.93%) RIP
7 1 (0.93%) SAN
7 1 (0.93%) SMS
7 1 (0.93%) SNMP
7 1 (0.93%) SSL
7 1 (0.93%) VPN
7 1 (0.93%) VRRP
7 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (30.84%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.15%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.61%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.67%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.87%) MySQL
6 2 (1.87%) Power BI
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.93%) Big Data
7 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.93%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 10 (9.35%) Oracle APEX
2 7 (6.54%) Bugzilla
2 7 (6.54%) CruiseControl
2 7 (6.54%) Gemini Tracker
2 7 (6.54%) Hudson
2 7 (6.54%) Subversion
2 7 (6.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (5.61%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.67%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.80%) MSI
7 2 (1.87%) AdminStudio
7 2 (1.87%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.87%) Selenium
7 2 (1.87%) Wise Package Studio
8 1 (0.93%) InstallShield
General
1 24 (22.43%) Finance
2 13 (12.15%) Games
3 5 (4.67%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.74%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.74%) Marketing
4 4 (3.74%) Retail
5 2 (1.87%) Electronics
5 2 (1.87%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Automotive
6 1 (0.93%) Banking
6 1 (0.93%) German Language
6 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (49.53%) Developer
2 15 (14.02%) SQL Developer
3 14 (13.08%) Integration Developer
3 14 (13.08%) Software Developer
4 13 (12.15%) C# Developer
4 13 (12.15%) Software Engineer
5 11 (10.28%) PL/SQL Developer
6 8 (7.48%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.48%) Oracle Developer
6 8 (7.48%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) Delphi Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Analyst
8 6 (5.61%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Consultant
8 6 (5.61%) Network Specialist
8 6 (5.61%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Graduate Software Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Integration Consultant
9 5 (4.67%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.36%) Web Services
2 22 (20.56%) .NET
3 20 (18.69%) SOAP
3 20 (18.69%) XML
4 17 (15.89%) JSON
5 16 (14.95%) RESTful
6 8 (7.48%) MFC
6 8 (7.48%) STL
7 7 (6.54%) Middleware
8 6 (5.61%) Qt
8 6 (5.61%) WPF
9 5 (4.67%) CSS
9 5 (4.67%) Kafka
9 5 (4.67%) REST
10 4 (3.74%) DirectX
11 2 (1.87%) AngularJS
11 2 (1.87%) HTML
11 2 (1.87%) SAML
12 1 (0.93%) Android SDK
12 1 (0.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.56%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (17.76%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (13.08%) Driving Licence
4 9 (8.41%) Computer Science
5 8 (7.48%) Algorithms
5 8 (7.48%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.67%) Device Driver
6 5 (4.67%) Digital Currency
7 4 (3.74%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (2.80%) Animation
8 3 (2.80%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.87%) Clustering
9 2 (1.87%) EPoS
9 2 (1.87%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.87%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.87%) Replication
9 2 (1.87%) Smart City
10 1 (0.93%) PKI
10 1 (0.93%) SCORM
10 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.23%) Windows
2 13 (12.15%) Linux
3 11 (10.28%) Unix
4 10 (9.35%) Windows Server
5 9 (8.41%) Windows 7
6 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.67%) Windows 10
8 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.80%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.87%) Android
10 2 (1.87%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.87%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (30.84%) SDLC
3 23 (21.50%) Multithreading
4 21 (19.63%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (16.82%) E-Commerce
5 18 (16.82%) Software Engineering
6 17 (15.89%) SOA
6 17 (15.89%) User Stories
7 16 (14.95%) Microservices
8 15 (14.02%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (13.08%) Unit Testing
9 14 (13.08%) Waterfall
10 13 (12.15%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (11.21%) API Integration
12 11 (10.28%) ITIL
13 10 (9.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (9.35%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (7.48%) Network Management
14 8 (7.48%) Process Improvement
14 8 (7.48%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 67 (62.62%) SQL
2 35 (32.71%) C#
3 28 (26.17%) Java
4 27 (25.23%) C++
5 13 (12.15%) PL/SQL
5 13 (12.15%) Python
6 9 (8.41%) JavaScript
7 7 (6.54%) Delphi
8 6 (5.61%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.67%) Erlang
9 5 (4.67%) Go
9 5 (4.67%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.67%) VB
10 4 (3.74%) VC++
11 3 (2.80%) PHP
12 2 (1.87%) C
13 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.93%) ES6
13 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (19.63%) Degree
2 7 (6.54%) CCNP
2 7 (6.54%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.80%) MCSE
3 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.87%) CISA
4 2 (1.87%) CISM
4 2 (1.87%) CISSP
4 2 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.87%) CRISC
4 2 (1.87%) MCTS
4 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.89%) 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 7 (6.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.87%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (1.87%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) SCCM
2 4 (3.74%) WSUS
3 2 (1.87%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.87%) WMI
4 1 (0.93%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.93%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.93%) Puppet
4 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 27 (25.23%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.95%) Oracle
3 8 (7.48%) Cisco
3 8 (7.48%) SolarWinds
4 4 (3.74%) VMware
5 3 (2.80%) Citrix
5 3 (2.80%) DevExpress
5 3 (2.80%) HP
6 2 (1.87%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.87%) Dell
6 2 (1.87%) Infor
6 2 (1.87%) Pegasus
6 2 (1.87%) Siemens
7 1 (0.93%) Adobe
7 1 (0.93%) Aruba
7 1 (0.93%) Google
7 1 (0.93%) HubSpot
7 1 (0.93%) IBM
7 1 (0.93%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.93%) Veritas