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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 225 197 172
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -25
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 31 55 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.45% 0.74% 1.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.26% 2.22% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 22 45 64
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,050 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Client/Server
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2458 2481 2256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.89% 33.37% 32.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1948 1889 1833
Average salary £39,750 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Client/Server
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Client/Server Salary Trend in the North West

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Client/Server across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Client/Server Salary Histogram in the North West

Client/Server
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
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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
Manchester -7 17 £32,250 -19.37% 2
Cheshire -2 13 £37,500 +11.11% 1
Lancashire +5 1 £42,000 -23.63%
Client/Server
England

Client/Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 39 (38.24%) Windows
2 35 (34.31%) SQL
3 33 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (29.41%) Degree
5 29 (28.43%) Web Services
6 27 (26.47%) Java
6 27 (26.47%) Oracle
6 27 (26.47%) SQL Server
7 24 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (22.55%) Finance
9 22 (21.57%) JavaScript
10 21 (20.59%) HTML
10 21 (20.59%) Scrum
11 20 (19.61%) VMware
11 20 (19.61%) C#
12 19 (18.63%) .NET
12 19 (18.63%) Microsoft
12 19 (18.63%) Microsoft Certification
13 18 (17.65%) MCITP
13 18 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (16.67%) Computer Science
14 17 (16.67%) Active Directory
14 17 (16.67%) Internet
15 16 (15.69%) XML
15 16 (15.69%) Multithreading
16 15 (14.71%) Unit Testing
16 15 (14.71%) J2EE
16 15 (14.71%) Migration
17 14 (13.73%) Hibernate
17 14 (13.73%) Spring

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (7.84%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.86%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.92%) Apache
3 4 (3.92%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MS Office
1 7 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) SaaS
1 1 (0.98%) PaaS
1 1 (0.98%) Office 365
1 1 (0.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.67%) Internet
2 10 (9.80%) LAN
2 10 (9.80%) WAN
3 9 (8.82%) HTTP
4 6 (5.88%) DNS
5 5 (4.90%) VPN
6 4 (3.92%) Intranet
6 4 (3.92%) Firewall
6 4 (3.92%) DHCP
6 4 (3.92%) FTP
7 2 (1.96%) SNMP
7 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.96%) Wireless
7 2 (1.96%) Network Security
7 2 (1.96%) Telnet
8 1 (0.98%) Extranet
8 1 (0.98%) SAN
8 1 (0.98%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.73%) Oracle Database
3 10 (9.80%) MySQL
4 9 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (4.90%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (4.90%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (3.92%) JasperReports
8 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (11.76%) JUnit
2 10 (9.80%) Selenium
3 8 (7.84%) MSI
4 7 (6.86%) Eclipse
4 7 (6.86%) Subversion
5 6 (5.88%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.90%) NUnit
6 5 (4.90%) TestNG
6 5 (4.90%) Git (software)
6 5 (4.90%) Moq
6 5 (4.90%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.92%) MyEclipse
8 3 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.94%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.94%) JIRA
8 3 (2.94%) InstallShield
General
1 23 (22.55%) Finance
2 10 (9.80%) Publishing
3 8 (7.84%) Banking
4 5 (4.90%) Retail
4 5 (4.90%) Back Office
4 5 (4.90%) Electronics
5 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.96%) Games
6 2 (1.96%) Marketing
7 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (43.14%) Developer
2 14 (13.73%) Java Developer
3 10 (9.80%) Architect
4 9 (8.82%) C++ Developer
5 8 (7.84%) Delphi Developer
6 7 (6.86%) Consultant
7 6 (5.88%) IT Technician
8 5 (4.90%) Junior IT Technician
8 5 (4.90%) Senior Architect
8 5 (4.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (4.90%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (4.90%) Junior
8 5 (4.90%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.92%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Infrastructure Technician
9 4 (3.92%) AWS Engineer
10 3 (2.94%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.43%) Web Services
2 21 (20.59%) HTML
3 19 (18.63%) .NET
4 16 (15.69%) XML
5 15 (14.71%) J2EE
6 14 (13.73%) Hibernate
6 14 (13.73%) Spring
7 12 (11.76%) REST
8 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET
8 10 (9.80%) SOAP
9 9 (8.82%) MFC
9 9 (8.82%) DirectX
10 8 (7.84%) .NET Framework
10 8 (7.84%) DCOM
10 8 (7.84%) CSS
11 7 (6.86%) OpenGL
11 7 (6.86%) jQuery
12 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (4.90%) Ninject
12 5 (4.90%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 11 (10.78%) Management Information System
4 10 (9.80%) Clustering
5 9 (8.82%) 3D Graphics
5 9 (8.82%) Algorithms
5 9 (8.82%) Data Centre
6 6 (5.88%) Mobile App
6 6 (5.88%) Interactive TV
7 5 (4.90%) IVR
7 5 (4.90%) Thin Client
7 5 (4.90%) Mathematics
7 5 (4.90%) Fat Client
8 3 (2.94%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.96%) Proteomics
10 1 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.98%) Replication
10 1 (0.98%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 39 (38.24%) Windows
2 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.90%) Android
5 4 (3.92%) Windows XP
5 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.92%) UNIX
6 3 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.94%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.96%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.96%) Linux
8 1 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.59%) Scrum
3 16 (15.69%) Multithreading
4 15 (14.71%) Unit Testing
4 15 (14.71%) Migration
5 13 (12.75%) OOD
6 9 (8.82%) Change Management
6 9 (8.82%) 3D Programming
6 9 (8.82%) Application Discovery
7 8 (7.84%) Service Management
7 8 (7.84%) OO
7 8 (7.84%) Software Engineering
8 7 (6.86%) Business Continuity
8 7 (6.86%) MVC
8 7 (6.86%) ITIL
9 5 (4.90%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.90%) Project Management
9 5 (4.90%) SDLC
9 5 (4.90%) Performance Engineering
9 5 (4.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (34.31%) SQL
2 27 (26.47%) Java
3 22 (21.57%) JavaScript
4 20 (19.61%) C#
5 13 (12.75%) C++
6 9 (8.82%) VC++
7 8 (7.84%) Delphi
8 5 (4.90%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.94%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.96%) PHP
10 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.96%) Python
10 2 (1.96%) XPath
11 1 (0.98%) VBA
11 1 (0.98%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (29.41%) Degree
2 19 (18.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (17.65%) MCITP
4 10 (9.80%) CCEE
4 10 (9.80%) CCA
4 10 (9.80%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (9.80%) MCSE
5 8 (7.84%) MCP
6 5 (4.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.96%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.96%) ISEB
8 1 (0.98%) HND
8 1 (0.98%) CISSP
8 1 (0.98%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.98%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (9.80%) XenApp
3 10 (9.80%) XenServer
3 10 (9.80%) XenDesktop
4 9 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) SCCM
2 5 (4.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 27 (26.47%) Oracle
2 20 (19.61%) VMware
3 19 (18.63%) Microsoft
4 11 (10.78%) Citrix
5 10 (9.80%) Cisco
6 9 (8.82%) AppSense
6 9 (8.82%) EMC
7 5 (4.90%) HP
7 5 (4.90%) Veeam
7 5 (4.90%) Nimble Storage
7 5 (4.90%) NetApp
8 2 (1.96%) Adobe
8 2 (1.96%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.98%) Dell
9 1 (0.98%) Altova
9 1 (0.98%) Nokia
9 1 (0.98%) Symantec
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flexi time
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