Client/Server Jobs with Work from Home Options

Client Server
UK > Work from Home

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 6 months to 14 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
14 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 289 294 702
Rank change year-on-year +5 +408 -238
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 363 510 132
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.08% 1.15% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.06% 2.96% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 357 468 79
10th Percentile £37,300 £47,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £58,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £80,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33% -11.11%
75th Percentile £93,250 £97,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £111,250 £115,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £72,500 £72,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year +0.69% +26.32% +8.57%

All Generic Skills
Work from Home

Client/Server is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11,850 17,215 29,898
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 35.37% 38.67% 45.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9,139 12,175 16,573
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,999 £37,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £59,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.23% - +13.04%
75th Percentile £77,500 £86,250 £83,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £107,500 £98,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%

Client/Server
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Client/Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Client/Server trend for jobs with a WFH option

Client/Server
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Client/Server.

Client/Server salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Client/Server
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Client/Server over the 6 months to 14 April 2024.

Client/Server salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Client/Server
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (4.13%) Apache Airflow
1 15 (4.13%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.48%) CMS
3 7 (1.93%) Microsoft Exchange
4 3 (0.83%) Drupal
5 2 (0.55%) nginx
6 1 (0.28%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (2.20%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 131 (36.09%) AWS
2 51 (14.05%) Azure
3 46 (12.67%) Serverless
4 45 (12.40%) SaaS
5 43 (11.85%) AWS Lambda
6 21 (5.79%) GitHub
7 18 (4.96%) Amazon S3
8 16 (4.41%) AWS CloudFormation
8 16 (4.41%) Microsoft 365
9 13 (3.58%) Amazon Kinesis
9 13 (3.58%) dbt
10 10 (2.75%) Amazon ECS
11 9 (2.48%) Stripe
12 8 (2.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 8 (2.20%) Entra ID
13 7 (1.93%) Amazon EKS
13 7 (1.93%) Azure DevOps
13 7 (1.93%) Heroku
14 6 (1.65%) AWS CodePipeline
15 5 (1.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.51%) DNS
2 19 (5.23%) Firewall
3 18 (4.96%) WAN
4 16 (4.41%) DHCP
4 16 (4.41%) LAN
5 14 (3.86%) TCP/IP
6 13 (3.58%) VPN
7 12 (3.31%) FTP
8 9 (2.48%) Internet
9 8 (2.20%) Extranet
9 8 (2.20%) Intranet
10 5 (1.38%) HTTP
10 5 (1.38%) VLAN
10 5 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.83%) SAN
11 3 (0.83%) Wireless
12 2 (0.55%) BGP
12 2 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.55%) OSPF
12 2 (0.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (10.47%) MySQL
2 31 (8.54%) Redis
3 27 (7.44%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (4.13%) CouchDB
4 15 (4.13%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (3.58%) Amazon Redshift
6 12 (3.31%) NoSQL
7 8 (2.20%) Couchbase
7 8 (2.20%) DynamoDB
8 7 (1.93%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.10%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.83%) Event Store
10 3 (0.83%) Power BI
10 3 (0.83%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.28%) Delta Lake
11 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (4.41%) TeamCity
2 10 (2.75%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.48%) Cypress.io
4 8 (2.20%) Gradle
5 7 (1.93%) gulp
5 7 (1.93%) JIRA
5 7 (1.93%) webpack
6 6 (1.65%) Git
6 6 (1.65%) JUnit
6 6 (1.65%) Mockito
7 5 (1.38%) Bugzilla
7 5 (1.38%) DTrace
7 5 (1.38%) GDB
7 5 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (1.38%) Zephyr
8 4 (1.10%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.83%) GitLab
10 2 (0.55%) Appium
10 2 (0.55%) Charles Proxy
10 2 (0.55%) UI Automator
General
1 237 (65.29%) Social Skills
2 56 (15.43%) Games
3 48 (13.22%) Finance
4 33 (9.09%) Automotive
5 20 (5.51%) Tech for Good
6 18 (4.96%) Presentation Skills
7 16 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (3.86%) Law
8 14 (3.86%) Retail
9 13 (3.58%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (2.48%) Front Office
11 7 (1.93%) Health Technology
11 7 (1.93%) Marketing
11 7 (1.93%) Organisational Skills
12 4 (1.10%) Agriculture
13 3 (0.83%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.83%) Public Sector
14 2 (0.55%) Banking
14 2 (0.55%) Documentation Skills
15 1 (0.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 139 (38.29%) Developer
2 62 (17.08%) Software Engineer
3 61 (16.80%) Lead
4 58 (15.98%) Senior
5 39 (10.74%) .NET Developer
5 39 (10.74%) AWS Engineer
5 39 (10.74%) C# Developer
6 33 (9.09%) AWS Developer
6 33 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 30 (8.26%) C# Software Engineer
8 29 (7.99%) .NET Software Engineer
8 29 (7.99%) Senior Developer
9 25 (6.89%) Software Developer
10 24 (6.61%) Consultant
11 23 (6.34%) Python Engineer
12 22 (6.06%) Lead Developer
13 21 (5.79%) Data Engineer
14 20 (5.51%) Analyst
15 19 (5.23%) Java Developer
16 18 (4.96%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (22.59%) .NET
2 64 (17.63%) .NET Core
3 39 (10.74%) Node.js
4 36 (9.92%) React
5 30 (8.26%) Kafka
6 26 (7.16%) AngularJS
7 20 (5.51%) Vue
8 18 (4.96%) Spring Boot
9 17 (4.68%) REST
10 16 (4.41%) CSS
10 16 (4.41%) RESTful
11 14 (3.86%) ASP.NET
11 14 (3.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (3.03%) HTML
12 11 (3.03%) Laravel
13 10 (2.75%) Redux
14 8 (2.20%) GraphQL
14 8 (2.20%) Hibernate
14 8 (2.20%) HTML5
14 8 (2.20%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 72 (19.83%) Data Structures
2 42 (11.57%) Algorithms
3 35 (9.64%) IoT
4 34 (9.37%) Online Games
4 34 (9.37%) PropTech
5 24 (6.61%) Hedge funds
6 18 (4.96%) Blog
6 18 (4.96%) Raspberry Pi
7 16 (4.41%) Onboarding
8 13 (3.58%) Product Ownership
8 13 (3.58%) Virtual Team
9 12 (3.31%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (2.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (2.20%) Cyber Threat
11 8 (2.20%) Security Operations Centre
12 7 (1.93%) Linux Command Line
12 7 (1.93%) Sports Betting
13 5 (1.38%) Data Centre
13 5 (1.38%) Distributed Systems
13 5 (1.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 44 (12.12%) Linux
2 42 (11.57%) Apple iOS
3 39 (10.74%) Android
4 36 (9.92%) Windows
5 18 (4.96%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.38%) Unix
7 4 (1.10%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.55%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.28%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (42.98%) Software Engineering
2 153 (42.15%) Problem-Solving
3 138 (38.02%) Agile
4 113 (31.13%) Computer Science
5 81 (22.31%) Mentoring
6 78 (21.49%) OOP
7 72 (19.83%) Design Patterns
8 59 (16.25%) Microservices
9 36 (9.92%) CI/CD
10 35 (9.64%) TDD
11 34 (9.37%) Decision-Making
12 33 (9.09%) Full Stack Development
13 29 (7.99%) DevOps
14 28 (7.71%) Cybersecurity
15 27 (7.44%) E-Commerce
16 26 (7.16%) Multithreading
17 24 (6.61%) Coaching
18 21 (5.79%) Business Development
18 21 (5.79%) ETL
18 21 (5.79%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 100 (27.55%) SQL
2 93 (25.62%) C#
3 84 (23.14%) Python
4 75 (20.66%) JavaScript
5 64 (17.63%) TypeScript
6 43 (11.85%) Java
7 26 (7.16%) C
8 23 (6.34%) PowerShell
9 19 (5.23%) Kotlin
10 14 (3.86%) PHP
11 8 (2.20%) C++
11 8 (2.20%) T-SQL
12 7 (1.93%) Swift
13 6 (1.65%) Bash
14 5 (1.38%) OCaml
14 5 (1.38%) Rust
14 5 (1.38%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.38%) SystemTap
15 2 (0.55%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 86 (23.69%) Degree
2 14 (3.86%) PhD
3 11 (3.03%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.55%) CCIE
5 2 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.55%) CISSP
5 2 (0.55%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (0.55%) CREST Certified
5 2 (0.55%) OSCE
5 2 (0.55%) OSCP
5 2 (0.55%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.55%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.55%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) ISEB
6 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.89%) QA
2 13 (3.58%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.55%) GRC
5 1 (0.28%) GDPR
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.28%) NIST
5 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.28%) SOC 1
System Software
1 50 (13.77%) Docker
2 23 (6.34%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.58%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 50 (13.77%) Kubernetes
2 29 (7.99%) Terraform
3 8 (2.20%) Ansible
3 8 (2.20%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (1.93%) Grafana
4 7 (1.93%) Prometheus
5 6 (1.65%) QRadar
6 5 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (1.10%) Rancher
8 2 (0.55%) Progress Chef
8 2 (0.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (11.85%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.13%) Sage
3 10 (2.75%) Cisco
3 10 (2.75%) VMware
4 9 (2.48%) GoCardless
4 9 (2.48%) PayPal
5 8 (2.20%) Splunk
5 8 (2.20%) Xamarin
6 7 (1.93%) Meraki
7 6 (1.65%) HP
7 6 (1.65%) IBM
7 6 (1.65%) Workday
8 5 (1.38%) Google
9 3 (0.83%) Oracle
10 2 (0.55%) F5
10 2 (0.55%) Juniper
10 2 (0.55%) Palo Alto
10 2 (0.55%) QNX
11 1 (0.28%) Databricks
11 1 (0.28%) QAD