The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 38 62 71
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +9
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 30 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.61% 0.84% 0.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.00% 2.49% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 29 4 6
Average salary £57,500 £26,000 £26,381
Average salary % change year-on-year
+121.15% -1.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
200 201 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 30.72% 33.61% 32.78%
Number of salaries quoted 168 165 211
Average salary £50,000 £38,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.71% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Client/Server
North West

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Client/Server
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Client/Server Salary Trend in Merseyside

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Client/Server across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Client/Server Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Client/Server
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
Liverpool +25 30 £57,500 +121.15%
Client/Server
North West

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 18 (54.55%) HP
1 18 (54.55%) EMC
1 18 (54.55%) SAN
1 18 (54.55%) NetApp
1 18 (54.55%) VMware
1 18 (54.55%) VMware ESX
1 18 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 18 (54.55%) PowerShell
1 18 (54.55%) Cloud Computing
1 18 (54.55%) Capacity Planning
1 18 (54.55%) VMFS
1 18 (54.55%) VMware ESXi
1 18 (54.55%) vCloud
1 18 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (51.52%) Capacity Management
2 17 (51.52%) VMware Server
2 17 (51.52%) Change Management
2 17 (51.52%) e-Health
2 17 (51.52%) SLA
2 17 (51.52%) CA
3 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 12 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (36.36%) SQL
3 12 (36.36%) VB.NET
3 12 (36.36%) .NET
4 9 (27.27%) UNIX
4 9 (27.27%) CorVu
5 7 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (21.21%) Degree
6 6 (18.18%) C#

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 18 (54.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) SAN
2 6 (18.18%) DMZ
3 2 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 12 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (27.27%) CorVu
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.06%) MySQL
General
1 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Analyst
1 12 (36.36%) Programmer
2 11 (33.33%) VMware Consultant
2 11 (33.33%) Consultant
2 11 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
3 7 (21.21%) Technical Specialist
3 7 (21.21%) VMware Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 2 (6.06%) C++ Developer
5 2 (6.06%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) HTML
3 4 (12.12%) CSS
4 3 (9.09%) SOAP
4 3 (9.09%) XML
4 3 (9.09%) XSLT
4 3 (9.09%) ODBC
4 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 3 (9.09%) Qt
5 2 (6.06%) WebKit
5 2 (6.06%) jQuery
6 1 (3.03%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.03%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (51.52%) e-Health
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) UNIX
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Capacity Planning
1 18 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (51.52%) Capacity Management
2 17 (51.52%) Change Management
3 6 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.03%) UML
5 1 (3.03%) Web Development
5 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.03%) Data Management
5 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) VB.NET
3 6 (18.18%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.09%) C++
4 3 (9.09%) XPath
5 2 (6.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (51.52%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) VMware ESX
1 18 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 18 (54.55%) VMFS
1 18 (54.55%) VMware ESXi
1 18 (54.55%) vCloud
2 17 (51.52%) VMware Server
3 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) HP
1 18 (54.55%) EMC
1 18 (54.55%) NetApp
1 18 (54.55%) VMware
2 17 (51.52%) CA