The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 50 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 15 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.92% 0.24% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.57% 0.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £42,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Client/Server
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
175 132 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 34.11% 31.21% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 145 108 85
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £28,080
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,084 £20,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,050 £42,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Client/Server
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Client/Server Salary Trend in Lancashire

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Client/Server across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Client/Server Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Client/Server
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn - 8 £42,000 -
Preston - 6 £57,500 -
Fleetwood - 1 - -
Client/Server
North West

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (57.89%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) HP
3 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco
4 6 (31.58%) OOD
4 6 (31.58%) Delphi
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle
4 6 (31.58%) DCOM
4 6 (31.58%) Finance
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
5 5 (26.32%) Veeam
5 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (26.32%) Service Management
5 5 (26.32%) Change Management
5 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
5 5 (26.32%) Project Management
5 5 (26.32%) EMC
5 5 (26.32%) NetApp
5 5 (26.32%) Internet
5 5 (26.32%) LAN
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) WAN
5 5 (26.32%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) MCP
6 3 (15.79%) HNC
6 3 (15.79%) HND
6 3 (15.79%) CCNA
6 3 (15.79%) MCSE
6 3 (15.79%) MCSA

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
1 5 (26.32%) LAN
1 5 (26.32%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Delphi Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Manager
3 3 (15.79%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) DCOM
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) JSP
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) EJB
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) OOD
3 5 (26.32%) Service Management
3 5 (26.32%) Change Management
3 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
3 5 (26.32%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) UML
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Delphi
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.53%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) VBScript
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) MCP
1 3 (15.79%) HNC
1 3 (15.79%) HND
1 3 (15.79%) CCNA
1 3 (15.79%) MCSE
1 3 (15.79%) MCSA
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (15.79%) GNVQ
1 3 (15.79%) NVQ Level 3
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) HP
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle
4 5 (26.32%) Veeam
4 5 (26.32%) EMC
4 5 (26.32%) NetApp
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) Apple