The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Client Server
UK
Rank 412 459 363
Rank change year-on-year +47 -96  
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 543 626 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.64% 0.61% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.67% 1.48% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 493 540 738
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £61,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.65% +6.49%  

Client/Server is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32599 42296 41280
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.38% 40.95% 38.86%
Number of salaries quoted 26231 33780 32617
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Client/Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in the UK

Client/Server
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Client/Server in the UK

Client/Server
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Client/Server over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Client/Server in the UK

Client/Server
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +40 515 £47,500 +5.55% 305
London +89 281 £55,000 +4.76% 245
South East +29 95 £44,500 +8.53% 28
City of London +78 63 £62,500 +4.16% 8
Surrey +53 35 £46,750 +33.57% 12
East Midlands +35 33 £42,500 -1.16% 4
West Midlands +33 27 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Scotland +45 23 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +23 22 £42,500 +107.31% 3
Oxford +20 21 £42,500 +107.31% 1
South West -25 21 £39,000 -8.23% 5
East of England -4 20 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Yorkshire -3 19 £37,500 -6.25% 5
North West -42 18 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Northampton - 18 £42,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 18 £42,500 - 1
Glasgow +38 17 £45,000 -
Berkshire +17 16 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +18 12 £47,500 -13.63% 10
Hampshire -5 12 £35,000 -12.50% 7
West Yorkshire +18 11 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Bristol -13 10 £50,000 +11.11% 2
West Sussex - 10 £50,000 -
Leeds +5 9 £35,000 - 2
Newport Pagnell +2 8 £40,000 -2.43%
Buckinghamshire -5 8 £40,000 -1.23% 2
Reading +14 7 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Manchester -37 7 £42,500 +21.42%
Reigate - 7 £28,500 -
Worcestershire - 7 £37,500 -

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Client/Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 521 (43.82%) Finance
2 510 (42.89%) Agile Software Development
3 404 (33.98%) SQL
4 369 (31.03%) C#
5 355 (29.86%) Banking
6 344 (28.93%) .NET
7 328 (27.59%) JavaScript
8 314 (26.41%) Windows
8 314 (26.41%) E-Commerce
9 304 (25.57%) Java
10 291 (24.47%) Telecoms
11 254 (21.36%) Microsoft
12 239 (20.10%) SQL Server
13 235 (19.76%) ASP.NET
14 220 (18.50%) HTML
15 218 (18.33%) Degree
16 210 (17.66%) MVC
17 209 (17.58%) OO
18 198 (16.65%) TDD
19 194 (16.32%) Software Engineering
20 191 (16.06%) Scrum
21 180 (15.14%) CSS
22 143 (12.03%) Continuous Integration
23 141 (11.86%) Computer Science
24 137 (11.52%) AngularJS
25 136 (11.44%) Linux
26 127 (10.68%) BDD
27 123 (10.34%) QA
28 122 (10.26%) WCF
29 121 (10.18%) HTML5

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills 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 65 (5.47%) SharePoint
2 59 (4.96%) Tomcat
3 51 (4.29%) Apache
4 45 (3.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 44 (3.70%) JBoss
6 36 (3.03%) Confluence
7 30 (2.52%) BizTalk Server
7 30 (2.52%) MS Exchange
8 26 (2.19%) CMS
9 24 (2.02%) IIS
10 22 (1.85%) Skype for Business
11 15 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 12 (1.01%) Apache Spark
13 11 (0.93%) WebSphere
14 10 (0.84%) EPiServer
15 9 (0.76%) WebLogic
16 8 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
17 7 (0.59%) IBM Notes
18 6 (0.50%) IBM Domino
19 5 (0.42%) nginx
Applications
1 101 (8.49%) MS Excel
2 33 (2.78%) Photoshop
3 30 (2.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (1.43%) MS Office
5 8 (0.67%) MS Project
6 5 (0.42%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.34%) 3ds Max
7 4 (0.34%) Maya
7 4 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.084%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.17%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.084%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.084%) BPCS
4 1 (0.084%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.084%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.084%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.084%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.084%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 50 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (3.28%) Office 365
4 20 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (1.60%) SaaS
6 13 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (0.84%) IBM Blueworks
8 6 (0.50%) Google App Engine
9 4 (0.34%) GitHub
9 4 (0.34%) Google Compute Engine
10 3 (0.25%) Heroku
10 3 (0.25%) IaaS
11 2 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.17%) Boomi
11 2 (0.17%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.17%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.084%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.084%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.084%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.084%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 87 (7.32%) Internet
2 72 (6.06%) Firewall
3 71 (5.97%) TCP/IP
4 59 (4.96%) DNS
5 51 (4.29%) DHCP
6 44 (3.70%) WAN
7 34 (2.86%) Intranet
8 33 (2.78%) VPN
9 30 (2.52%) LAN
10 22 (1.85%) HTTP
11 19 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
11 19 (1.60%) Network Security
12 16 (1.35%) SMTP
12 16 (1.35%) VoIP
13 15 (1.26%) FTP
13 15 (1.26%) SAN
14 12 (1.01%) Skype
14 12 (1.01%) SNMP
15 11 (0.93%) EIGRP
16 10 (0.84%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (20.10%) SQL Server
2 63 (5.30%) SQL Server 2014
3 60 (5.05%) Relational Database
4 40 (3.36%) Big Data
5 37 (3.11%) NoSQL
6 29 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 28 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (2.10%) MySQL
8 25 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
8 25 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 24 (2.02%) MongoDB
10 22 (1.85%) RDBMS
11 18 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 17 (1.43%) Oracle Database
13 15 (1.26%) SQL Server 2016
14 14 (1.18%) Hadoop
15 13 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
16 12 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (1.01%) Redis
Development Applications
1 80 (6.73%) Maven
2 77 (6.48%) Git (software)
3 68 (5.72%) Visual Studio
4 65 (5.47%) Selenium
5 60 (5.05%) JUnit
5 60 (5.05%) NUnit
6 56 (4.71%) Subversion
7 54 (4.54%) Rhino Mocks
8 53 (4.46%) Moq
9 52 (4.37%) Cucumber
10 49 (4.12%) JIRA
11 40 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
12 33 (2.78%) MSTest
13 31 (2.61%) IntelliJ
14 27 (2.27%) FishEye
14 27 (2.27%) Jenkins
14 27 (2.27%) WebDriver
15 24 (2.02%) Karma Test Runner
16 23 (1.93%) FlexUnit
17 22 (1.85%) Grunt
General
1 521 (43.82%) Finance
2 355 (29.86%) Banking
3 291 (24.47%) Telecoms
4 48 (4.04%) Games
5 41 (3.45%) Investment Banking
6 38 (3.20%) Front Office
7 35 (2.94%) Retail
8 31 (2.61%) Manufacturing
9 20 (1.68%) Back Office
10 19 (1.60%) Marketing
11 13 (1.09%) Law
12 12 (1.01%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.67%) Advertising
13 8 (0.67%) Legal
13 8 (0.67%) Publishing
14 7 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.34%) Electronics
16 3 (0.25%) Multimedia
17 2 (0.17%) Billing
17 2 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 646 (54.33%) Developer
2 188 (15.81%) .NET Developer
3 142 (11.94%) Java Developer
4 132 (11.10%) C# Developer
5 108 (9.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 106 (8.92%) Senior Developer
7 102 (8.58%) Agile Developer
8 96 (8.07%) Analyst
9 72 (6.06%) Agile .NET Developer
10 63 (5.30%) Applications Developer
11 61 (5.13%) Architect
11 61 (5.13%) SQL Developer
12 58 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
13 50 (4.21%) Tester
14 47 (3.95%) HTML Developer
15 46 (3.87%) Agile C# Developer
15 46 (3.87%) C++ Developer
15 46 (3.87%) Lead Developer
16 41 (3.45%) Senior Applications Developer
17 39 (3.28%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (28.93%) .NET
2 235 (19.76%) ASP.NET
3 220 (18.50%) HTML
4 180 (15.14%) CSS
5 137 (11.52%) AngularJS
6 122 (10.26%) WCF
7 121 (10.18%) HTML5
8 115 (9.67%) WPF
9 112 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 107 (9.00%) XML
11 91 (7.65%) Web Services
12 90 (7.57%) Ajax
12 90 (7.57%) WinForms
13 87 (7.32%) .NET Framework
14 81 (6.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 81 (6.81%) jQuery
15 63 (5.30%) J2EE
16 62 (5.21%) REST
17 59 (4.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 55 (4.63%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 141 (11.86%) Computer Science
2 108 (9.08%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (5.55%) Mobile App
4 45 (3.78%) Algorithms
5 44 (3.70%) User Experience
6 38 (3.20%) Management Information System
7 35 (2.94%) Data Centre
8 33 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
9 30 (2.52%) Data Structures
9 30 (2.52%) N-Tier
10 29 (2.44%) Hedge funds
11 27 (2.27%) Fintech
12 26 (2.19%) Tandem
13 19 (1.60%) Animation
14 17 (1.43%) Mobile Banking
15 16 (1.35%) Online Gambling
16 15 (1.26%) PKI
17 14 (1.18%) Blackberry
18 12 (1.01%) Online Banking
19 11 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 314 (26.41%) Windows
2 136 (11.44%) Linux
3 88 (7.40%) Unix
4 59 (4.96%) Apple iOS
5 55 (4.63%) Android
6 49 (4.12%) Windows Server
7 33 (2.78%) Windows 7
8 28 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (1.51%) Mac OS X
11 17 (1.43%) Solaris
12 12 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (0.93%) Windows XP
14 9 (0.76%) Windows 8
15 8 (0.67%) Mac OS
16 7 (0.59%) Windows 10
17 4 (0.34%) CentOS
18 3 (0.25%) Debian
18 3 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 3 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (42.89%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (26.41%) E-Commerce
3 210 (17.66%) MVC
4 209 (17.58%) OO
5 198 (16.65%) TDD
6 194 (16.32%) Software Engineering
7 191 (16.06%) Scrum
8 143 (12.03%) Continuous Integration
9 127 (10.68%) BDD
10 113 (9.50%) OOD
11 88 (7.40%) Web Development
12 86 (7.23%) SOA
13 83 (6.98%) OOP
14 81 (6.81%) Unit Testing
15 78 (6.56%) Kanban
16 66 (5.55%) Test Automation
17 65 (5.47%) ITIL
18 63 (5.30%) Web Application Development
19 58 (4.88%) OOA/OOD
20 57 (4.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 404 (33.98%) SQL
2 369 (31.03%) C#
3 328 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 304 (25.57%) Java
5 108 (9.08%) C++
6 106 (8.92%) Python
7 79 (6.64%) VB
8 76 (6.39%) VB.NET
9 59 (4.96%) PL/SQL
10 47 (3.95%) T-SQL
11 41 (3.45%) Ruby
12 40 (3.36%) C
12 40 (3.36%) TypeScript
13 29 (2.44%) PowerShell
13 29 (2.44%) Scala
14 21 (1.77%) PHP
15 18 (1.51%) Bash Shell
15 18 (1.51%) ES6
15 18 (1.51%) Perl
16 17 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 218 (18.33%) Degree
2 59 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (2.69%) MCSE
4 26 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (2.19%) ISEB
5 23 (1.93%) CCNA
6 22 (1.85%) ISTQB
7 18 (1.51%) Security Cleared
8 14 (1.18%) CISSP
9 13 (1.09%) MCP
10 12 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (0.84%) PhD
12 9 (0.76%) CISM
13 8 (0.67%) SC Cleared
13 8 (0.67%) Sun Certification
14 6 (0.50%) IBM Certification
14 6 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (0.42%) MCITP
16 4 (0.34%) OCMJD
16 4 (0.34%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (10.34%) QA
2 57 (4.79%) SLA
3 10 (0.84%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.34%) PMO
6 3 (0.25%) GAAP
6 3 (0.25%) MiFID
6 3 (0.25%) WAI
7 1 (0.084%) COBIT
7 1 (0.084%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.084%) DICOM
7 1 (0.084%) HL7
7 1 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.084%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.084%) JSP 440
System Software
1 87 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 28 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (2.19%) Docker
4 20 (1.68%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.59%) Sendmail
7 4 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.25%) HDFS
8 3 (0.25%) vSphere
9 2 (0.17%) Firmware
9 2 (0.17%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.17%) QEMU
9 2 (0.17%) Xen
9 2 (0.17%) XenApp
10 1 (0.084%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.084%) Samba
10 1 (0.084%) Varnish
10 1 (0.084%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.084%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (1.93%) SCCM
2 15 (1.26%) SCOM
3 12 (1.01%) Kubernetes
4 11 (0.93%) Ansible
5 10 (0.84%) Cisco Prime
6 9 (0.76%) NetBackup
7 7 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (0.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 6 (0.50%) Puppet
9 5 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.42%) Nagios
10 4 (0.34%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 4 (0.34%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (0.34%) Grafana
10 4 (0.34%) Graphite
10 4 (0.34%) Nessus
10 4 (0.34%) Nmap
10 4 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.34%) Salt
10 4 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 254 (21.36%) Microsoft
2 114 (9.59%) Oracle
3 47 (3.95%) Cisco
4 38 (3.20%) PayPal
5 36 (3.03%) VMware
6 35 (2.94%) Google
7 33 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 32 (2.69%) Citrix
9 29 (2.44%) Adobe
10 25 (2.10%) IBM
11 18 (1.51%) InterSystems
12 14 (1.18%) CheckPoint
12 14 (1.18%) Pega
13 13 (1.09%) Sun
14 11 (0.93%) Apple
14 11 (0.93%) HP
15 10 (0.84%) webMethods
16 7 (0.59%) LANDesk
16 7 (0.59%) Lotus
16 7 (0.59%) Symantec
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
euro car parts
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
euro car parts
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + equity, flexi working, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum up to 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Laptop, Mobile, Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £29,500 to £33,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 6 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IC Resources
Salary: attractive salary + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus ,shares,Pension,health
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago