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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 126 124 105
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 8 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.34% 0.14% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 0.42% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 5
Average salary £33,250 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £29,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,150 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
777 707 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.48% 32.90% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 628 652 417
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 2014.

Client/Server Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 16 (61.54%) SQL
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (42.31%) Finance
5 10 (38.46%) XML
5 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 10 (38.46%) .NET
6 9 (34.62%) C#
6 9 (34.62%) HTML
6 9 (34.62%) CSS
6 9 (34.62%) Web Services
6 9 (34.62%) VMware
6 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
7 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (30.77%) Web Development
7 8 (30.77%) Cisco
7 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
7 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
8 7 (26.92%) OO
8 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
8 7 (26.92%) HP
8 7 (26.92%) Citrix
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (26.92%) SAN
8 7 (26.92%) NetApp
8 7 (26.92%) Degree

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 6 (23.08%) IIS
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) SAN
2 6 (23.08%) Firewall
3 5 (19.23%) LAN
3 5 (19.23%) WAN
4 4 (15.38%) Ethernet
4 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 4 (15.38%) VPN
4 4 (15.38%) MPLS
4 4 (15.38%) VLAN
4 4 (15.38%) NetScaler
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (7.69%) Wireless
6 2 (7.69%) Internet
7 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Ant
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.85%) NetBeans
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Law
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Network Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Developer
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) .NET
1 10 (38.46%) XML
2 9 (34.62%) Web Services
2 9 (34.62%) HTML
2 9 (34.62%) CSS
3 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
3 7 (26.92%) WCF
4 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 6 (23.08%) .NET Compact Framework
4 6 (23.08%) ADO.NET
5 4 (15.38%) J2EE
5 4 (15.38%) SOAP
5 4 (15.38%) Spring
6 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
6 3 (11.54%) WinForms
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (11.54%) JAXB
6 3 (11.54%) DOM
6 3 (11.54%) XSLT
7 2 (7.69%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (15.38%) Replication
4 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.85%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.69%) UNIX
7 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Web Development
2 7 (26.92%) OO
3 6 (23.08%) OOD
4 4 (15.38%) Network Management
5 3 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.85%) Content Management
7 1 (3.85%) Logistics
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.85%) MVC
7 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.85%) Web Design
7 1 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) C#
4 6 (23.08%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 6 (23.08%) VB
4 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 6 (23.08%) VB6
5 3 (11.54%) XPath
6 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 6 (23.08%) MCSE
3 4 (15.38%) CCNA
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (11.54%) MCSD
4 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (11.54%) MCITP
5 1 (3.85%) MCP
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
1 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (26.92%) XenApp
2 7 (26.92%) XenDesktop
3 4 (15.38%) vSphere
3 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (11.54%) XenServer
4 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.54%) VMware Server
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (15.38%) Backup Exec
1 4 (15.38%) XenMobile
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
4 7 (26.92%) HP
4 7 (26.92%) Citrix
4 7 (26.92%) NetApp
5 4 (15.38%) Symantec
5 4 (15.38%) Kaspersky
6 3 (11.54%) WatchGuard
6 3 (11.54%) SonicWALL
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle
7 2 (7.69%) Remedy
8 1 (3.85%) JBoss
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 per annum + Pension and 29 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago