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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 486 463 384
Rank change year-on-year -23 -79  
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 451 560 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.57% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% 1.37% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 408 484 720
Median salary £45,000 £44,998 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,250 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.62% +6.41%  

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 37430 40744 45349
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.00% 41.43% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 29307 33318 36173
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 £29,010 £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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -25 418 £45,000 - 344
London -37 187 £55,000 +4.76% 284
South East +21 99 £45,000 +5.88% 25
East of England +11 34 £40,000 -5.88% 14
Surrey +29 32 £45,000 +20.00% 12
Scotland +24 29 £45,000 +28.57% 2
South West +16 29 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Yorkshire +3 26 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Glasgow +22 25 £45,000 +28.57% 2
City of London +13 25 £51,250 +11.41% 3
West Midlands +19 22 £42,500 +41.66%
Hampshire -5 19 £38,750 +6.89% 3
West Yorkshire +10 16 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Berkshire +33 14 £38,750 -8.82% 2
Hertfordshire -1 14 £48,750 +8.33% 2
West Sussex +15 13 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Southampton +17 12 £31,250 -26.47% 2
Leeds -2 12 £35,000 +29.62% 1
Bristol -23 12 £50,000 +122.22% 4
North West -46 12 £40,000 +18.51% 3
Oxfordshire +20 10 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Wiltshire - 10 £52,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire -8 9 £44,000 -1.12% 1
North Yorkshire +6 8 £40,000 +45.45%
Essex +4 8 £40,000 +29.55%
East Midlands +4 8 £42,500 +24.79% 4
Chelmsford - 8 £40,000 -
Solihull - 8 £40,000 -
York +15 7 £40,000 -47.71%
Cambridge -15 7 £30,000 -25.92% 9

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 441 (44.82%) Agile Software Development
2 395 (40.14%) SQL
3 379 (38.52%) C#
4 343 (34.86%) Windows
5 325 (33.03%) .NET
6 292 (29.67%) Finance
7 262 (26.63%) Java
7 262 (26.63%) SQL Server
8 240 (24.39%) Microsoft
9 236 (23.98%) ASP.NET
10 214 (21.75%) JavaScript
11 189 (19.21%) Scrum
12 188 (19.11%) MVC
13 164 (16.67%) OO
14 160 (16.26%) Degree
15 154 (15.65%) HTML
16 137 (13.92%) Test Automation
17 131 (13.31%) Web Services
18 129 (13.11%) TDD
19 128 (13.01%) Banking
20 127 (12.91%) WCF
21 124 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
22 123 (12.50%) QA
23 121 (12.30%) WPF
23 121 (12.30%) Active Directory
24 115 (11.69%) .NET Framework
25 113 (11.48%) Oracle
26 109 (11.08%) ASP.NET MVC
27 108 (10.98%) CSS
27 108 (10.98%) Linux

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 75 (7.62%) SharePoint
2 54 (5.49%) SharePoint 2013
3 41 (4.17%) Confluence
3 41 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 37 (3.76%) Apache
5 35 (3.56%) JBoss
6 30 (3.05%) BizTalk Server
7 29 (2.95%) IIS
8 26 (2.64%) CMS
9 24 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 19 (1.93%) MS Exchange
11 10 (1.02%) Skype for Business
12 8 (0.81%) IBM Notes
13 7 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (0.61%) EPiServer
14 6 (0.61%) nginx
15 5 (0.51%) NetWeaver
16 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
17 3 (0.30%) WebSphere
17 3 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (3.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (2.64%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (0.91%) 3ds Max
4 9 (0.91%) Maya
5 7 (0.71%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.51%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.20%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.20%) Infor M3
2 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.10%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.10%) Loan IQ
3 1 (0.10%) Magento
3 1 (0.10%) MetaTrader
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.10%) Pega PRPC
3 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.10%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 44 (4.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (3.66%) Office 365
3 32 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
4 27 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
5 22 (2.24%) SaaS
6 8 (0.81%) IBM Blueworks
7 5 (0.51%) GitHub
8 4 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.41%) Google Compute Engine
8 4 (0.41%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.30%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.10%) Force.com
10 1 (0.10%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.10%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 69 (7.01%) TCP/IP
2 67 (6.81%) Internet
3 54 (5.49%) DNS
3 54 (5.49%) Firewall
4 51 (5.18%) DHCP
5 36 (3.66%) WAN
6 30 (3.05%) VPN
7 28 (2.85%) LAN
8 25 (2.54%) SAN
9 23 (2.34%) HTTP
10 14 (1.42%) IP Telephony
10 14 (1.42%) LDAP
11 13 (1.32%) FTP
11 13 (1.32%) SMTP
12 12 (1.22%) Intranet
13 11 (1.12%) SSH
14 10 (1.02%) Network Security
15 9 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (0.81%) ICMP
16 8 (0.81%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (26.63%) SQL Server
2 64 (6.50%) Relational Database
3 60 (6.10%) SQL Server 2014
4 43 (4.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 41 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 39 (3.96%) Big Data
7 37 (3.76%) MySQL
8 33 (3.35%) Oracle Database
9 30 (3.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 29 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
12 21 (2.13%) SQL Server 2016
13 20 (2.03%) NoSQL
14 12 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (1.22%) SSDT
15 8 (0.81%) MongoDB
16 7 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
16 7 (0.71%) RDBMS
17 6 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
17 6 (0.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 81 (8.23%) Visual Studio
2 68 (6.91%) JIRA
3 65 (6.61%) NUnit
4 61 (6.20%) Selenium
4 61 (6.20%) Subversion
5 56 (5.69%) Maven
6 54 (5.49%) Rhino Mocks
7 53 (5.39%) Moq
8 50 (5.08%) Cucumber
9 49 (4.98%) Team Foundation Server
10 46 (4.67%) Git (software)
11 41 (4.17%) JUnit
12 38 (3.86%) MSTest
13 37 (3.76%) WebDriver
14 31 (3.15%) IntelliJ
15 30 (3.05%) JMeter
16 27 (2.74%) FishEye
17 24 (2.44%) SoapUI
18 22 (2.24%) FlexUnit
19 21 (2.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 292 (29.67%) Finance
2 128 (13.01%) Banking
3 66 (6.71%) Telecoms
4 34 (3.46%) Retail
5 32 (3.25%) Front Office
5 32 (3.25%) Investment Banking
6 23 (2.34%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.63%) Back Office
7 16 (1.63%) Games
7 16 (1.63%) Marketing
8 11 (1.12%) Electronics
8 11 (1.12%) Publishing
9 8 (0.81%) Retail Banking
10 6 (0.61%) Military
11 5 (0.51%) Digital Economy
12 4 (0.41%) Law
12 4 (0.41%) Legal
13 3 (0.30%) Advertising
14 2 (0.20%) Billing
15 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 457 (46.44%) Developer
2 146 (14.84%) .NET Developer
3 128 (13.01%) Analyst
4 97 (9.86%) Senior Developer
5 88 (8.94%) C# Developer
6 77 (7.83%) Agile Developer
7 73 (7.42%) Java Developer
8 71 (7.22%) Applications Developer
9 69 (7.01%) C# .NET Developer
10 62 (6.30%) Agile .NET Developer
10 62 (6.30%) Architect
11 57 (5.79%) Tester
12 47 (4.78%) Senior Applications Developer
13 46 (4.67%) Software Developer
14 43 (4.37%) Software Engineer
14 43 (4.37%) Support Engineer
15 37 (3.76%) SQL Developer
16 36 (3.66%) Agile C# Developer
17 34 (3.46%) Technical Architect
18 31 (3.15%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (33.03%) .NET
2 236 (23.98%) ASP.NET
3 154 (15.65%) HTML
4 131 (13.31%) Web Services
5 127 (12.91%) WCF
6 121 (12.30%) WPF
7 115 (11.69%) .NET Framework
8 109 (11.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 108 (10.98%) CSS
10 96 (9.76%) XML
11 95 (9.65%) WinForms
12 90 (9.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 89 (9.04%) Ajax
14 82 (8.33%) AngularJS
15 81 (8.23%) jQuery
16 77 (7.83%) HTML5
17 76 (7.72%) NHibernate
18 67 (6.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 52 (5.28%) LINQ
20 50 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 107 (10.87%) Computer Science
2 99 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (5.69%) Mobile App
4 47 (4.78%) N-Tier
5 32 (3.25%) Management Information System
6 31 (3.15%) Data Centre
6 31 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
8 26 (2.64%) Tandem
9 25 (2.54%) User Experience
10 23 (2.34%) Algorithms
11 20 (2.03%) Robotics
12 18 (1.83%) Mobile Banking
13 13 (1.32%) Online Banking
14 12 (1.22%) Data Structures
14 12 (1.22%) Handset
14 12 (1.22%) Smartphone
15 11 (1.12%) Clustering
15 11 (1.12%) Driving Licence
15 11 (1.12%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 343 (34.86%) Windows
2 108 (10.98%) Linux
3 84 (8.54%) Unix
4 64 (6.50%) Apple iOS
5 63 (6.40%) Android
6 49 (4.98%) Windows Server
7 32 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (2.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (2.54%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.71%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.61%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
12 5 (0.51%) OS/390
12 5 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.51%) Solaris
12 5 (0.51%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.41%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.30%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 441 (44.82%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (19.21%) Scrum
3 188 (19.11%) MVC
4 164 (16.67%) OO
5 137 (13.92%) Test Automation
6 129 (13.11%) TDD
7 124 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
8 108 (10.98%) Software Engineering
9 106 (10.77%) BDD
10 88 (8.94%) Unit Testing
11 87 (8.84%) OOD
12 83 (8.43%) E-Commerce
12 83 (8.43%) SOA
13 70 (7.11%) Web Application Development
14 67 (6.81%) Kanban
15 65 (6.61%) OOP
16 62 (6.30%) ITIL
17 59 (6.00%) OOA/OOD
18 53 (5.39%) Business Intelligence
18 53 (5.39%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 395 (40.14%) SQL
2 379 (38.52%) C#
3 262 (26.63%) Java
4 214 (21.75%) JavaScript
5 88 (8.94%) C++
6 83 (8.43%) VB
7 78 (7.93%) Python
8 69 (7.01%) T-SQL
8 69 (7.01%) VB.NET
9 54 (5.49%) PL/SQL
10 32 (3.25%) Ruby
11 24 (2.44%) C
11 24 (2.44%) VBA
12 20 (2.03%) Shell Script
13 19 (1.93%) PHP
13 19 (1.93%) PowerShell
14 15 (1.52%) Scala
15 12 (1.22%) Perl
15 12 (1.22%) TypeScript
16 10 (1.02%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 160 (16.26%) Degree
2 69 (7.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (3.15%) ISTQB
4 30 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (2.64%) ISEB
6 15 (1.52%) CCNA
6 15 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (1.42%) MCSE
8 11 (1.12%) MCITP
9 9 (0.91%) CISSP
9 9 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (0.81%) Security Cleared
11 7 (0.71%) CISM
12 6 (0.61%) MCSA
12 6 (0.61%) Network+ Certification
13 5 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.51%) MCP
13 5 (0.51%) PhD
14 4 (0.41%) CCNP
14 4 (0.41%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (12.50%) QA
2 78 (7.93%) SLA
3 12 (1.22%) ISO 9001
3 12 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.20%) GDPR
6 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.20%) PMO
7 1 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.10%) DICOM
7 1 (0.10%) HL7
7 1 (0.10%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 121 (12.30%) Active Directory
2 26 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.63%) Hyper-V
4 13 (1.32%) Docker
4 13 (1.32%) vSphere
5 7 (0.71%) DFS Replication
6 6 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (0.61%) XenApp
7 5 (0.51%) Sendmail
7 5 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.30%) BIND 9
9 3 (0.30%) Firmware
9 3 (0.30%) iptables
9 3 (0.30%) KVM
9 3 (0.30%) NFS
9 3 (0.30%) Samba
9 3 (0.30%) Varnish
10 2 (0.20%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (1.32%) SCCM
2 11 (1.12%) Nessus
2 11 (1.12%) Nmap
3 10 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (0.91%) WSUS
5 6 (0.61%) Ansible
5 6 (0.61%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (0.51%) BMC PATROL
6 5 (0.51%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 5 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (0.51%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.51%) Tivoli NetView
7 3 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.30%) SCOM
8 2 (0.20%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.20%) Nagios
8 2 (0.20%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 240 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 113 (11.48%) Oracle
3 72 (7.32%) Citrix
4 43 (4.37%) VMware
5 41 (4.17%) Google
6 34 (3.46%) Red Hat
7 33 (3.35%) Cisco
8 30 (3.05%) Adobe
9 26 (2.64%) IBM
10 21 (2.13%) PayPal
11 18 (1.83%) HP
12 17 (1.73%) InterSystems
13 16 (1.63%) SAP
14 14 (1.42%) Pega
14 14 (1.42%) Sun
15 11 (1.12%) NetApp
15 11 (1.12%) Qualys
16 10 (1.02%) Atlassian
17 9 (0.91%) EMC
18 8 (0.81%) Lotus
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + private health
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
ECM Selection
Salary: £Negotiable dep. on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + Exc Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits+package
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Qube Global Software
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Mentor graphics (Ireland)
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago