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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 404 454 358
Rank change year-on-year +50 -96  
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 550 627 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.64% 0.60% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.67% 1.46% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 501 540 763
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 £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,750 £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 32862 42890 41924
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.44% 41.01% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26484 34271 33122
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,093 £29,651 £27,500
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 30 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 30 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 +40 521 £47,500 +5.55% 303
London +74 280 £55,000 +4.76% 245
South East +14 100 £44,000 +7.31% 26
City of London +62 65 £62,500 +4.16% 4
Surrey +62 34 £47,500 +35.71% 13
East Midlands +38 34 £42,500 -1.16% 3
West Midlands +33 26 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Oxfordshire +26 26 £42,500 +107.31% 1
Scotland +35 24 £55,000 +69.23% 2
Oxford +24 24 £42,500 +107.31%
South West -3 23 £42,000 -1.17% 1
East of England +7 20 £45,000 +5.88% 16
Yorkshire +1 20 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Northampton - 20 £42,500 -
Northamptonshire - 20 £42,500 -
Glasgow +35 18 £57,500 - 1
North West -45 17 £42,500 +17.24% 2
Berkshire +24 15 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Hampshire -7 15 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Kingston Upon Thames +22 12 £47,500 -13.63% 7
West Yorkshire +1 12 £35,000 - 3
Bristol -14 11 £50,000 +11.11%
Leeds +5 9 £35,000 - 1
West Sussex - 9 £50,000 -
Southampton +14 8 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Newport Pagnell +2 8 £40,000 -2.43%
Buckinghamshire -3 8 £40,000 - 1
Reading +18 7 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Hertfordshire +15 7 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Worcestershire - 7 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 515 (43.57%) Finance
2 506 (42.81%) Agile Software Development
3 406 (34.35%) SQL
4 374 (31.64%) C#
5 355 (30.03%) Banking
6 344 (29.10%) .NET
7 323 (27.33%) JavaScript
8 314 (26.57%) E-Commerce
9 313 (26.48%) Windows
10 304 (25.72%) Java
11 291 (24.62%) Telecoms
12 250 (21.15%) Microsoft
13 242 (20.47%) SQL Server
14 236 (19.97%) ASP.NET
15 217 (18.36%) HTML
15 217 (18.36%) Degree
16 210 (17.77%) OO
17 207 (17.51%) MVC
18 197 (16.67%) TDD
19 195 (16.50%) Software Engineering
20 185 (15.65%) Scrum
21 178 (15.06%) CSS
22 144 (12.18%) Continuous Integration
23 142 (12.01%) Computer Science
24 136 (11.51%) AngularJS
25 132 (11.17%) Linux
26 126 (10.66%) WCF
26 126 (10.66%) BDD
27 122 (10.32%) QA
28 117 (9.90%) WPF

Client/Server
Co-occurring 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 66 (5.58%) SharePoint
2 58 (4.91%) Tomcat
3 51 (4.31%) Apache
4 46 (3.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 43 (3.64%) JBoss
6 34 (2.88%) Confluence
7 31 (2.62%) MS Exchange
8 30 (2.54%) BizTalk Server
9 24 (2.03%) CMS
9 24 (2.03%) IIS
10 22 (1.86%) Skype for Business
11 15 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 12 (1.02%) Apache Spark
13 11 (0.93%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.76%) EPiServer
14 9 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (0.76%) WebLogic
15 7 (0.59%) IBM Notes
16 6 (0.51%) IBM Domino
17 5 (0.42%) nginx
Applications
1 96 (8.12%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.37%) Photoshop
3 27 (2.28%) Adobe Illustrator
4 18 (1.52%) MS Office
5 8 (0.68%) 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 (0.085%) 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 3 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.17%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.085%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.085%) BPCS
5 1 (0.085%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.085%) MetaTrader
5 1 (0.085%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.085%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.085%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.085%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 50 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (3.30%) Office 365
4 21 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (1.69%) SaaS
6 13 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (0.85%) IBM Blueworks
8 6 (0.51%) 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
10 3 (0.25%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.17%) Boomi
11 2 (0.17%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.085%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.085%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.085%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.085%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 86 (7.28%) Internet
2 72 (6.09%) Firewall
3 68 (5.75%) TCP/IP
4 58 (4.91%) DNS
5 52 (4.40%) DHCP
6 42 (3.55%) WAN
7 32 (2.71%) Intranet
7 32 (2.71%) VPN
8 28 (2.37%) LAN
9 21 (1.78%) HTTP
10 20 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
11 19 (1.61%) Network Security
12 16 (1.35%) SMTP
12 16 (1.35%) VoIP
13 14 (1.18%) SAN
14 13 (1.10%) FTP
15 12 (1.02%) Skype
16 11 (0.93%) EIGRP
16 11 (0.93%) SNMP
17 10 (0.85%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (20.47%) SQL Server
2 63 (5.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 62 (5.25%) Relational Database
4 41 (3.47%) Big Data
5 36 (3.05%) NoSQL
6 30 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 29 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 25 (2.12%) MySQL
10 24 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
11 23 (1.95%) MongoDB
12 22 (1.86%) RDBMS
13 18 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 17 (1.44%) Oracle Database
15 16 (1.35%) SQL Server 2016
16 14 (1.18%) Hadoop
16 14 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
17 12 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
18 11 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
18 11 (0.93%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 80 (6.77%) Maven
2 74 (6.26%) Git (software)
3 68 (5.75%) Visual Studio
4 65 (5.50%) Selenium
5 60 (5.08%) NUnit
6 56 (4.74%) Subversion
7 55 (4.65%) JUnit
8 54 (4.57%) Rhino Mocks
9 53 (4.48%) Moq
10 49 (4.15%) Cucumber
11 46 (3.89%) JIRA
12 39 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
13 33 (2.79%) MSTest
14 31 (2.62%) IntelliJ
15 27 (2.28%) FishEye
15 27 (2.28%) WebDriver
16 25 (2.12%) Jenkins
17 23 (1.95%) FlexUnit
18 22 (1.86%) Karma Test Runner
19 21 (1.78%) Grunt
General
1 515 (43.57%) Finance
2 355 (30.03%) Banking
3 291 (24.62%) Telecoms
4 47 (3.98%) Games
5 41 (3.47%) Investment Banking
6 38 (3.21%) Front Office
7 34 (2.88%) Retail
8 31 (2.62%) Manufacturing
9 20 (1.69%) Back Office
10 19 (1.61%) Marketing
11 13 (1.10%) Law
12 11 (0.93%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.68%) Advertising
13 8 (0.68%) Legal
14 7 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.59%) Publishing
15 4 (0.34%) Electronics
16 3 (0.25%) Multimedia
17 2 (0.17%) Billing
18 1 (0.085%) Military
Job Titles
1 642 (54.31%) Developer
2 187 (15.82%) .NET Developer
3 142 (12.01%) Java Developer
4 133 (11.25%) C# Developer
5 109 (9.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 104 (8.80%) Senior Developer
7 103 (8.71%) Agile Developer
8 92 (7.78%) Analyst
9 72 (6.09%) Agile .NET Developer
10 67 (5.67%) Applications Developer
11 61 (5.16%) Architect
12 60 (5.08%) SQL Developer
13 57 (4.82%) JavaScript Developer
14 52 (4.40%) Tester
15 46 (3.89%) Agile C# Developer
15 46 (3.89%) C++ Developer
15 46 (3.89%) Lead Developer
16 44 (3.72%) HTML Developer
16 44 (3.72%) Senior Applications Developer
17 38 (3.21%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (29.10%) .NET
2 236 (19.97%) ASP.NET
3 217 (18.36%) HTML
4 178 (15.06%) CSS
5 136 (11.51%) AngularJS
6 126 (10.66%) WCF
7 117 (9.90%) HTML5
7 117 (9.90%) WPF
8 110 (9.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 107 (9.05%) XML
10 94 (7.95%) Ajax
11 92 (7.78%) WinForms
12 91 (7.70%) Web Services
13 87 (7.36%) .NET Framework
14 84 (7.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 81 (6.85%) jQuery
16 64 (5.41%) J2EE
17 63 (5.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 58 (4.91%) REST
19 57 (4.82%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 142 (12.01%) Computer Science
2 111 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (5.84%) Mobile App
4 45 (3.81%) Algorithms
5 43 (3.64%) User Experience
6 38 (3.21%) Management Information System
7 35 (2.96%) Data Centre
8 31 (2.62%) N-Tier
9 30 (2.54%) Data Structures
10 29 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
10 29 (2.45%) Hedge funds
11 26 (2.20%) Fintech
11 26 (2.20%) Tandem
12 18 (1.52%) Animation
13 17 (1.44%) Mobile Banking
14 15 (1.27%) Online Gambling
14 15 (1.27%) PKI
15 14 (1.18%) Blackberry
16 12 (1.02%) Online Banking
17 11 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 313 (26.48%) Windows
2 132 (11.17%) Linux
3 88 (7.45%) Unix
4 57 (4.82%) Apple iOS
5 54 (4.57%) Android
6 49 (4.15%) Windows Server
7 33 (2.79%) Windows 7
8 28 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (1.44%) Solaris
11 16 (1.35%) Mac OS X
12 10 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (0.85%) Windows XP
13 8 (0.68%) Mac OS
13 8 (0.68%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.59%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.25%) Debian
15 3 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.17%) CentOS
16 2 (0.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 506 (42.81%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (26.57%) E-Commerce
3 210 (17.77%) OO
4 207 (17.51%) MVC
5 197 (16.67%) TDD
6 195 (16.50%) Software Engineering
7 185 (15.65%) Scrum
8 144 (12.18%) Continuous Integration
9 126 (10.66%) BDD
10 112 (9.48%) OOD
11 87 (7.36%) Web Development
12 86 (7.28%) SOA
13 82 (6.94%) OOP
13 82 (6.94%) Unit Testing
14 78 (6.60%) Kanban
15 65 (5.50%) Test Automation
16 64 (5.41%) ITIL
17 63 (5.33%) Web Application Development
18 58 (4.91%) OOA/OOD
19 57 (4.82%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 406 (34.35%) SQL
2 374 (31.64%) C#
3 323 (27.33%) JavaScript
4 304 (25.72%) Java
5 109 (9.22%) C++
6 103 (8.71%) Python
7 81 (6.85%) VB
8 75 (6.35%) VB.NET
9 60 (5.08%) PL/SQL
10 46 (3.89%) T-SQL
11 40 (3.38%) Ruby
12 38 (3.21%) C
12 38 (3.21%) TypeScript
13 29 (2.45%) PowerShell
13 29 (2.45%) Scala
14 21 (1.78%) PHP
15 18 (1.52%) VBA
16 17 (1.44%) ES6
17 16 (1.35%) Bash Shell
17 16 (1.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 217 (18.36%) Degree
2 54 (4.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (2.71%) MCSE
4 26 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (2.20%) ISEB
5 23 (1.95%) CCNA
6 22 (1.86%) ISTQB
7 19 (1.61%) Security Cleared
8 14 (1.18%) CISSP
9 12 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 10 (0.85%) MCP
10 10 (0.85%) PhD
11 9 (0.76%) CISM
12 8 (0.68%) SC Cleared
12 8 (0.68%) Sun Certification
13 6 (0.51%) IBM Certification
13 6 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (0.42%) MCITP
15 4 (0.34%) MCTS
15 4 (0.34%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (10.32%) QA
2 59 (4.99%) SLA
3 10 (0.85%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.34%) PMO
6 3 (0.25%) MiFID
6 3 (0.25%) WAI
7 2 (0.17%) GAAP
8 1 (0.085%) COBIT
8 1 (0.085%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.085%) DICOM
8 1 (0.085%) HL7
8 1 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.085%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.085%) JSP 440
System Software
1 86 (7.28%) Active Directory
2 27 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (2.20%) Docker
4 20 (1.69%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.59%) Sendmail
7 5 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.25%) HDFS
9 3 (0.25%) vSphere
10 2 (0.17%) Firmware
10 2 (0.17%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.17%) QEMU
10 2 (0.17%) Xen
10 2 (0.17%) XenApp
11 1 (0.085%) NFS
11 1 (0.085%) Samba
11 1 (0.085%) Varnish
11 1 (0.085%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.085%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (1.95%) SCCM
2 15 (1.27%) SCOM
3 12 (1.02%) Kubernetes
4 11 (0.93%) Ansible
5 10 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
6 9 (0.76%) NetBackup
7 7 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 6 (0.51%) Puppet
9 5 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
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%) Nagios
10 4 (0.34%) Nessus
10 4 (0.34%) Nmap
10 4 (0.34%) Salt
10 4 (0.34%) WSUS
11 3 (0.25%) Mesos
Vendors
1 250 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 113 (9.56%) Oracle
3 47 (3.98%) Cisco
4 39 (3.30%) PayPal
5 37 (3.13%) VMware
6 34 (2.88%) Google
7 33 (2.79%) Citrix
8 32 (2.71%) Red Hat
9 29 (2.45%) Adobe
10 24 (2.03%) IBM
11 18 (1.52%) InterSystems
12 14 (1.18%) CheckPoint
12 14 (1.18%) Pega
12 14 (1.18%) Sun
13 12 (1.02%) HP
14 11 (0.93%) Apple
15 10 (0.85%) webMethods
16 7 (0.59%) LANDesk
16 7 (0.59%) Lotus
17 6 (0.51%) Symantec
Camberley, Surrey
Dane Partnership
Salary: £32,000 per annum (negotiable)
Posted: 10 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + private healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £21909.00 - £28462.00 per annum + Excellent Pension and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + private healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
euro car parts
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + equity, flexi working, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
euro car parts
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum up to 20% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £29,500 to £33,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago