Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
England > South East
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 439 354 371
Rank change year-on-year -85 +17 -51
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 103 198 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.36% 0.69% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.89% 1.72% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 87 191 220
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 11,575 11,491 14,329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.04% 39.82% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9,381 9,421 11,778
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 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -24 42 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Surrey +4 32 £52,500 +2.44% 2
Buckinghamshire +23 30 £45,000 +2.27% 3
Hampshire -43 15 £42,750 +10.32% 4
Berkshire -40 10 £32,500 -7.14% 2
West Sussex -24 8 £52,500 +5.00%
Kent +22 5 £40,000 +19.40% 1
East Sussex -11 3 £45,000 - 2
Oxfordshire -14 2 - - 1
Client/Server
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 73 (70.87%) SQL
2 45 (43.69%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (33.98%) C#
4 31 (30.10%) SQL Server
4 31 (30.10%) SDLC
5 28 (27.18%) C++
5 28 (27.18%) Java
5 28 (27.18%) Windows
6 27 (26.21%) XML
7 24 (23.30%) Multithreading
8 22 (21.36%) .NET
9 21 (20.39%) Web Services
9 21 (20.39%) Self-Motivation
10 20 (19.42%) SOAP
11 19 (18.45%) Degree
11 19 (18.45%) JSON
11 19 (18.45%) Problem-Solving
11 19 (18.45%) Microservices
12 18 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (17.48%) Software Engineering
12 18 (17.48%) Games
13 17 (16.50%) Finance
13 17 (16.50%) E-Commerce
13 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
13 17 (16.50%) Unit Testing
14 16 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (15.53%) TCP/IP
14 16 (15.53%) User Stories
15 15 (14.56%) Oracle
15 15 (14.56%) RESTful

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 7 (6.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (5.83%) CMS
3 3 (2.91%) IIS
4 2 (1.94%) Apache
4 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.97%) Drupal
5 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.97%) JBoss
5 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.97%) WildFly
5 1 (0.97%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.88%) GitHub
2 4 (3.88%) OpenShift
3 3 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.53%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.83%) HTTP
3 5 (4.85%) Firewall
4 4 (3.88%) DNS
5 2 (1.94%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.94%) Internet
5 2 (1.94%) NAS
5 2 (1.94%) SAN
5 2 (1.94%) SMTP
6 1 (0.97%) LAN
6 1 (0.97%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.97%) SMS
6 1 (0.97%) SSH
6 1 (0.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (30.10%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.65%) Oracle Database
3 9 (8.74%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.83%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.94%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.94%) MySQL
6 2 (1.94%) Power BI
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.97%) Big Data
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (8.74%) HP UFT
2 7 (6.80%) Bugzilla
2 7 (6.80%) CruiseControl
2 7 (6.80%) Gemini Tracker
2 7 (6.80%) Hudson
2 7 (6.80%) Oracle APEX
2 7 (6.80%) Subversion
2 7 (6.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (5.83%) Selenium
3 6 (5.83%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.88%) Android Studio
4 4 (3.88%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.88%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.88%) Maven
4 4 (3.88%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (2.91%) InstallShield
5 3 (2.91%) MSI
6 2 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (17.48%) Games
2 17 (16.50%) Finance
3 5 (4.85%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.88%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.91%) Legal
5 3 (2.91%) Marketing
6 2 (1.94%) Electronics
6 2 (1.94%) Retail
7 1 (0.97%) Automotive
7 1 (0.97%) Banking
7 1 (0.97%) German Language
7 1 (0.97%) Military
Job Titles
1 54 (52.43%) Developer
2 17 (16.50%) Software Engineer
3 13 (12.62%) Software Developer
4 10 (9.71%) Integration Developer
5 9 (8.74%) SQL Developer
6 8 (7.77%) C# Developer
6 8 (7.77%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.77%) PL/SQL Developer
7 7 (6.80%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Software Tester
7 7 (6.80%) Tester
8 6 (5.83%) Graduate
8 6 (5.83%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Graduate Software Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Senior Software Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Senior Software Tester
8 6 (5.83%) Senior Tester
9 5 (4.85%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (26.21%) XML
2 22 (21.36%) .NET
3 21 (20.39%) Web Services
4 20 (19.42%) SOAP
5 19 (18.45%) JSON
6 15 (14.56%) RESTful
7 10 (9.71%) REST
8 9 (8.74%) WPF
9 7 (6.80%) MFC
9 7 (6.80%) STL
10 6 (5.83%) Qt
11 5 (4.85%) Kafka
12 4 (3.88%) CSS
12 4 (3.88%) DirectX
12 4 (3.88%) Node.js
13 3 (2.91%) Software Packaging
13 3 (2.91%) Spring
13 3 (2.91%) WinForms
14 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (1.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.39%) Self-Motivation
2 18 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.74%) Driving Licence
4 8 (7.77%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.80%) Algorithms
5 7 (6.80%) N-Tier
6 6 (5.83%) Device Driver
7 5 (4.85%) Digital Currency
7 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.85%) User Experience
8 4 (3.88%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (2.91%) Animation
9 3 (2.91%) e-Learning
10 2 (1.94%) Clustering
10 2 (1.94%) EPoS
10 2 (1.94%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.94%) Replication
10 2 (1.94%) Smart City
11 1 (0.97%) PKI
11 1 (0.97%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.18%) Windows
2 13 (12.62%) Linux
3 10 (9.71%) Unix
4 7 (6.80%) Android
4 7 (6.80%) Windows Server
5 6 (5.83%) Windows 7
5 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.85%) Apple iOS
6 5 (4.85%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (43.69%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (30.10%) SDLC
3 24 (23.30%) Multithreading
4 19 (18.45%) Microservices
4 19 (18.45%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (17.48%) Software Engineering
6 17 (16.50%) E-Commerce
6 17 (16.50%) Unit Testing
7 16 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (15.53%) User Stories
8 14 (13.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (11.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (11.65%) Mentoring
9 12 (11.65%) Waterfall
10 10 (9.71%) SOA
11 9 (8.74%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (7.77%) API Integration
13 7 (6.80%) Issue Tracking
13 7 (6.80%) Multithreaded Programming
13 7 (6.80%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 73 (70.87%) SQL
2 35 (33.98%) C#
3 28 (27.18%) C++
3 28 (27.18%) Java
4 14 (13.59%) Python
5 10 (9.71%) JavaScript
6 9 (8.74%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.85%) Erlang
7 5 (4.85%) Go
8 4 (3.88%) Delphi
8 4 (3.88%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.88%) VC++
9 3 (2.91%) PHP
9 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.94%) VB
10 2 (1.94%) XAML
11 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.97%) ES6
Qualifications
1 19 (18.45%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.91%) CCNP
3 3 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.91%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.91%) ISEB
4 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.97%) MCSE
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.80%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.85%) Docker
3 4 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (5.83%) SCCM
2 2 (1.94%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.94%) WSUS
3 1 (0.97%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.97%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (0.97%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.97%) Puppet
3 1 (0.97%) SCOM
3 1 (0.97%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.97%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.56%) Oracle
3 4 (3.88%) Cisco
3 4 (3.88%) VMware
4 3 (2.91%) DevExpress
4 3 (2.91%) HP
4 3 (2.91%) SolarWinds
5 2 (1.94%) Infor
6 1 (0.97%) CA
6 1 (0.97%) Citrix
6 1 (0.97%) IBM
6 1 (0.97%) LogRhythm
6 1 (0.97%) Lumension
6 1 (0.97%) McAfee
6 1 (0.97%) NetApp
6 1 (0.97%) Sage
6 1 (0.97%) Symantec
6 1 (0.97%) Veritas