The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 127 107 105
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 2 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.099% 0.79% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 2.28% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 0
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
Client/Server
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
713 614 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.44% 34.48% 36.87%
Number of salaries quoted 546 544 463
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,850 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Client/Server across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Client/Server
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Client/Server Salary Trend in Birmingham

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Client/Server across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Client/Server Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Client/Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Client/Server.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) VB6
4 5 (45.45%) WinForms
4 5 (45.45%) Web Development
4 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (45.45%) WCF
4 5 (45.45%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) OOD
4 5 (45.45%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (45.45%) IIS
4 5 (45.45%) VB
4 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) ADO.NET
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) Web Services
4 5 (45.45%) XML
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Client/Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Client/Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) Lync
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) IaaS
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (9.09%) QlikView
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
1 5 (45.45%) .NET Software Developer
1 5 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
1 5 (45.45%) C# Developer
1 5 (45.45%) C# Software Developer
1 5 (45.45%) C# VB.NET Developer
1 5 (45.45%) C# WCF Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Developer
1 5 (45.45%) VB.NET Developer
1 5 (45.45%) WCF Developer
1 5 (45.45%) WinForms Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Presales Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Presales Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) .NET Compact Framework
1 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
1 5 (45.45%) ADO.NET
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) WCF
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
1 5 (45.45%) WinForms
1 5 (45.45%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) OO
1 5 (45.45%) OOD
1 5 (45.45%) SDLC
1 5 (45.45%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) Presales
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Facilities Management
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
1 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) VB
2 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
2 5 (45.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (27.27%) CIPD
4 1 (9.09%) MCSA
4 1 (9.09%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) McAfee
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle