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 29 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
UK
3 months to
29 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 466 480 358
Rank change year-on-year +14 -122  
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 465 531 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.55% 0.54% 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% 1.29% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 418 457 769
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 £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  

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 35359 41261 44791
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.53% 42.01% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 28175 33618 35539
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +12 432 £47,500 +5.55% 351
London +31 211 £55,000 +4.76% 276
South East +32 103 £44,500 +4.70% 38
City of London +35 37 £72,500 +57.60% 3
Surrey +43 29 £42,500 +13.33% 21
Scotland +28 29 £45,000 +28.57% 1
South West +7 23 £50,000 +17.64% 8
Glasgow +33 22 £45,000 +28.57% 1
West Midlands +11 22 £40,750 +35.83% 2
East of England -5 22 £40,000 -5.88% 15
Yorkshire -15 22 £35,000 -12.50% 6
East Midlands +25 21 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Oxfordshire +30 20 £42,500 - 3
Hampshire +10 19 £36,875 -1.66% 2
Oxford +17 16 £42,500 - 1
West Yorkshire +11 15 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Berkshire +31 14 £47,000 -14.54% 4
West Sussex +29 13 £55,000 +144.44% 2
Southampton +17 12 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Northampton +16 12 £42,500 +2.40%
Northamptonshire +14 12 £42,500 +2.40%
Leeds +1 10 £35,000 +29.62% 3
Wiltshire +13 9 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire +3 8 £40,000 -10.11% 5
Essex 0 8 £40,000 +22.13%
Bristol -5 8 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Chelmsford - 8 £40,000 -
Reigate +12 7 £28,500 -24.00% 4
Hertfordshire +7 7 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Newport Pagnell 0 7 £40,000 -10.11% 1

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 432 (44.91%) Agile Software Development
2 382 (39.71%) SQL
3 366 (38.05%) C#
4 315 (32.74%) .NET
5 310 (32.22%) Windows
6 282 (29.31%) Finance
7 262 (27.23%) Java
8 250 (25.99%) SQL Server
9 230 (23.91%) Microsoft
10 229 (23.80%) ASP.NET
11 224 (23.28%) JavaScript
12 188 (19.54%) MVC
13 184 (19.13%) Scrum
14 164 (17.05%) OO
15 153 (15.90%) Degree
16 151 (15.70%) HTML
17 134 (13.93%) Test Automation
18 133 (13.83%) TDD
19 130 (13.51%) Banking
20 125 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
20 125 (12.99%) WCF
21 122 (12.68%) QA
22 115 (11.95%) WPF
23 113 (11.75%) BDD
23 113 (11.75%) CSS
24 112 (11.64%) Oracle
24 112 (11.64%) Web Services
25 106 (11.02%) .NET Framework
26 105 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
27 103 (10.71%) Active Directory

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 64 (6.65%) SharePoint
2 50 (5.20%) SharePoint 2013
3 48 (4.99%) Tomcat
4 42 (4.37%) Apache
5 40 (4.16%) JBoss
6 39 (4.05%) Confluence
7 31 (3.22%) BizTalk Server
8 24 (2.49%) IIS
9 23 (2.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 20 (2.08%) CMS
11 13 (1.35%) MS Exchange
12 9 (0.94%) IBM Notes
13 7 (0.73%) Skype for Business
14 6 (0.62%) EPiServer
14 6 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
15 5 (0.52%) NetWeaver
15 5 (0.52%) nginx
15 5 (0.52%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.31%) ColdFusion
16 3 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (3.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (1.04%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.94%) 3ds Max
4 9 (0.94%) Maya
4 9 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.52%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.21%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.31%) Pega PRPC
3 2 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.21%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.10%) BPCS
4 1 (0.10%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.10%) MetaTrader
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.10%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 44 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (3.43%) Office 365
3 28 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
4 26 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (2.39%) SaaS
6 10 (1.04%) IBM Blueworks
7 4 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.42%) Google Compute Engine
8 3 (0.31%) GitHub
8 3 (0.31%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.21%) Boomi
9 2 (0.21%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.10%) Force.com
10 1 (0.10%) IaaS
10 1 (0.10%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 74 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 72 (7.48%) Internet
3 57 (5.93%) Firewall
4 55 (5.72%) DNS
5 52 (5.41%) DHCP
6 37 (3.85%) WAN
7 31 (3.22%) VPN
8 26 (2.70%) LAN
9 25 (2.60%) HTTP
10 15 (1.56%) FTP
10 15 (1.56%) SMTP
11 14 (1.46%) IP Telephony
11 14 (1.46%) LDAP
11 14 (1.46%) SAN
12 13 (1.35%) Network Security
13 11 (1.14%) Intranet
13 11 (1.14%) SSH
14 10 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (0.83%) SNMP
15 8 (0.83%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (25.99%) SQL Server
2 59 (6.13%) SQL Server 2014
3 57 (5.93%) Relational Database
4 39 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 37 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 35 (3.64%) Big Data
7 30 (3.12%) MySQL
7 30 (3.12%) Oracle Database
8 29 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
9 28 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
10 21 (2.18%) SQL Server 2016
11 20 (2.08%) NoSQL
12 11 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (1.04%) SSDT
14 9 (0.94%) MongoDB
14 9 (0.94%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (0.62%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 78 (8.11%) Visual Studio
2 63 (6.55%) NUnit
3 62 (6.44%) Selenium
4 61 (6.34%) JIRA
4 61 (6.34%) Maven
5 59 (6.13%) Subversion
6 54 (5.61%) Rhino Mocks
7 53 (5.51%) Moq
8 51 (5.30%) Cucumber
9 48 (4.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 47 (4.89%) Git (software)
11 44 (4.57%) JUnit
12 36 (3.74%) MSTest
13 32 (3.33%) IntelliJ
13 32 (3.33%) WebDriver
14 28 (2.91%) FishEye
15 25 (2.60%) JMeter
16 23 (2.39%) FlexUnit
17 22 (2.29%) SoapUI
18 21 (2.18%) Calabash
General
1 282 (29.31%) Finance
2 130 (13.51%) Banking
3 68 (7.07%) Telecoms
4 34 (3.53%) Front Office
5 32 (3.33%) Investment Banking
6 30 (3.12%) Manufacturing
6 30 (3.12%) Retail
7 19 (1.98%) Games
8 15 (1.56%) Marketing
9 14 (1.46%) Back Office
10 9 (0.94%) Electronics
10 9 (0.94%) Publishing
11 6 (0.62%) Law
11 6 (0.62%) Legal
12 3 (0.31%) Advertising
13 2 (0.21%) Billing
13 2 (0.21%) Digital Economy
13 2 (0.21%) Military
14 1 (0.10%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 452 (46.99%) Developer
2 147 (15.28%) .NET Developer
3 124 (12.89%) Analyst
4 93 (9.67%) C# Developer
5 91 (9.46%) Senior Developer
6 82 (8.52%) Agile Developer
7 79 (8.21%) Java Developer
8 72 (7.48%) C# .NET Developer
9 65 (6.76%) Agile .NET Developer
9 65 (6.76%) Applications Developer
10 56 (5.82%) Architect
11 52 (5.41%) Tester
12 44 (4.57%) Senior Applications Developer
13 43 (4.47%) Support Engineer
14 42 (4.37%) SQL Developer
15 39 (4.05%) Agile C# Developer
15 39 (4.05%) Software Engineer
16 37 (3.85%) Software Developer
17 32 (3.33%) Technical Architect
18 31 (3.22%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 315 (32.74%) .NET
2 229 (23.80%) ASP.NET
3 151 (15.70%) HTML
4 125 (12.99%) WCF
5 115 (11.95%) WPF
6 113 (11.75%) CSS
7 112 (11.64%) Web Services
8 106 (11.02%) .NET Framework
9 105 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 92 (9.56%) WinForms
11 90 (9.36%) AngularJS
12 89 (9.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 89 (9.25%) XML
13 88 (9.15%) Ajax
14 75 (7.80%) jQuery
15 72 (7.48%) NHibernate
16 69 (7.17%) HTML5
17 66 (6.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 59 (6.13%) J2EE
19 45 (4.68%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 95 (9.88%) Computer Science
2 86 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (6.03%) Mobile App
4 45 (4.68%) N-Tier
5 30 (3.12%) Management Information System
6 27 (2.81%) Data Centre
7 26 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
7 26 (2.70%) Tandem
8 25 (2.60%) User Experience
9 21 (2.18%) Greenfield Project
10 19 (1.98%) Algorithms
11 18 (1.87%) Mobile Banking
12 17 (1.77%) Robotics
13 13 (1.35%) Online Banking
14 12 (1.25%) Data Structures
15 11 (1.14%) Animation
15 11 (1.14%) Fat Client
15 11 (1.14%) Thin Client
16 9 (0.94%) iPhone
16 9 (0.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 310 (32.22%) Windows
2 102 (10.60%) Linux
3 82 (8.52%) Unix
4 57 (5.93%) Android
5 56 (5.82%) Apple iOS
6 45 (4.68%) Windows Server
7 30 (3.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (2.49%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.83%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.83%) Solaris
10 8 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.62%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.52%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
13 4 (0.42%) OS/390
13 4 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.31%) Debian
14 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (44.91%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (19.54%) MVC
3 184 (19.13%) Scrum
4 164 (17.05%) OO
5 134 (13.93%) Test Automation
6 133 (13.83%) TDD
7 125 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
8 113 (11.75%) BDD
9 97 (10.08%) Software Engineering
10 89 (9.25%) OOD
11 88 (9.15%) E-Commerce
12 84 (8.73%) SOA
13 82 (8.52%) Unit Testing
14 70 (7.28%) Kanban
15 67 (6.96%) OOP
15 67 (6.96%) Web Application Development
16 59 (6.13%) OOA/OOD
17 51 (5.30%) ITIL
18 50 (5.20%) SDLC
19 49 (5.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 382 (39.71%) SQL
2 366 (38.05%) C#
3 262 (27.23%) Java
4 224 (23.28%) JavaScript
5 83 (8.63%) VB
6 74 (7.69%) C++
7 71 (7.38%) Python
8 69 (7.17%) VB.NET
9 63 (6.55%) T-SQL
10 57 (5.93%) PL/SQL
11 31 (3.22%) Ruby
12 23 (2.39%) C
12 23 (2.39%) VBA
13 18 (1.87%) TypeScript
14 17 (1.77%) PHP
15 16 (1.66%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.35%) Scala
17 12 (1.25%) Perl
18 10 (1.04%) Groovy
19 9 (0.94%) Lua
Qualifications
1 153 (15.90%) Degree
2 63 (6.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (2.60%) ISEB
5 24 (2.49%) ISTQB
6 15 (1.56%) CCNA
6 15 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (1.35%) MCSE
8 10 (1.04%) CISSP
9 9 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (0.94%) Security Cleared
10 7 (0.73%) CISM
10 7 (0.73%) MCITP
11 6 (0.62%) Sun Certification
12 5 (0.52%) MCP
12 5 (0.52%) Network+ Certification
12 5 (0.52%) PhD
13 4 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.42%) MCTS
13 4 (0.42%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (12.68%) QA
2 69 (7.17%) SLA
3 12 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.62%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.42%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.31%) PMO
8 2 (0.21%) GDPR
9 1 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.10%) DICOM
9 1 (0.10%) GAAP
9 1 (0.10%) HL7
9 1 (0.10%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.10%) WAI
System Software
1 103 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.77%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.46%) Docker
5 9 (0.94%) vSphere
6 7 (0.73%) Sendmail
7 5 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.31%) BIND 9
9 3 (0.31%) Firmware
9 3 (0.31%) iptables
9 3 (0.31%) KVM
9 3 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.31%) NFS
9 3 (0.31%) Samba
9 3 (0.31%) Varnish
10 2 (0.21%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.21%) XenApp
11 1 (0.10%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 12 (1.25%) SCCM
2 11 (1.14%) Nessus
2 11 (1.14%) Nmap
3 7 (0.73%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (0.62%) Ansible
5 5 (0.52%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 5 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (0.52%) WSUS
6 4 (0.42%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (0.42%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.42%) Tivoli NetView
7 3 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.31%) SCOM
8 2 (0.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.21%) Nagios
8 2 (0.21%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.21%) Puppet
9 1 (0.10%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 230 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 112 (11.64%) Oracle
3 61 (6.34%) Citrix
4 39 (4.05%) Google
5 35 (3.64%) Red Hat
5 35 (3.64%) VMware
6 34 (3.53%) Cisco
7 27 (2.81%) PayPal
8 26 (2.70%) Adobe
9 21 (2.18%) IBM
10 18 (1.87%) InterSystems
10 18 (1.87%) Pega
11 16 (1.66%) SAP
12 14 (1.46%) Sun
13 12 (1.25%) HP
14 11 (1.14%) Qualys
15 10 (1.04%) webMethods
16 9 (0.94%) Lotus
17 8 (0.83%) Atlassian
17 8 (0.83%) TOWER Software
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric Solutions
Salary: bonus +benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + private healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Gym
Posted: Yesterday
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Testingcircle
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £29,500 to £33,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Testingcircle
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 5% Pension, Bonus, Life & Health
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £60,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £29,500 to £33,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Martin & Conley
Salary: £40000 per annum + Pension + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago