The first 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 18 April 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 212 180 140
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -40
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 44 75 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.61% 1.02% 1.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.38% 3.75% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 35 60 85
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £38,650 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1849 2000 1786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.74% 27.25% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1424 1662 1496
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Client/Server
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -14 32 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Cheshire -19 5 £55,000 +77.41% 1
Merseyside - 5 £40,000 - 1
Lancashire +7 1 - -
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 47 (54.02%) C#
2 44 (50.57%) .NET
3 43 (49.43%) SQL Server
3 43 (49.43%) SQL
4 40 (45.98%) ASP.NET
4 40 (45.98%) MVC
5 39 (44.83%) Microsoft
6 36 (41.38%) XML
7 33 (37.93%) WPF
8 30 (34.48%) Degree
9 29 (33.33%) TDD
10 28 (32.18%) Computer Science
10 28 (32.18%) Web Services
10 28 (32.18%) VB.NET
11 25 (28.74%) T-SQL
11 25 (28.74%) VB
11 25 (28.74%) LINQ
12 22 (25.29%) Windows
13 20 (22.99%) OO
14 16 (18.39%) HTML
14 16 (18.39%) VMware
14 16 (18.39%) Relational Database
15 15 (17.24%) Internet
15 15 (17.24%) OOD
16 13 (14.94%) JavaScript
17 12 (13.79%) RDBMS
17 12 (13.79%) WCF
18 11 (12.64%) Linux
19 10 (11.49%) Java
19 10 (11.49%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (10.34%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.45%) Apache
2 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.30%) IIS
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (8.05%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.24%) Internet
2 6 (6.90%) HTTP
3 5 (5.75%) WAN
3 5 (5.75%) LAN
4 4 (4.60%) Intranet
5 3 (3.45%) SMS
6 2 (2.30%) SAN
7 1 (1.15%) NAS
7 1 (1.15%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (49.43%) SQL Server
2 16 (18.39%) Relational Database
3 12 (13.79%) RDBMS
4 10 (11.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (11.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (9.20%) MySQL
5 8 (9.20%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (9.20%) Oracle Database
6 6 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.45%) ActiveReports
8 3 (3.45%) OLAP
9 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.15%) DTS
10 1 (1.15%) CorVu
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.45%) MSI
3 2 (2.30%) Bugzilla
3 2 (2.30%) JUnit
3 2 (2.30%) Selenium
3 2 (2.30%) JIRA
3 2 (2.30%) FogBugz
General
1 2 (2.30%) Military
2 1 (1.15%) Banking
2 1 (1.15%) Retail
2 1 (1.15%) Marketing
2 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.15%) Finance
2 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (55.17%) Developer
2 32 (36.78%) .NET Developer
3 8 (9.20%) Software Engineer
3 8 (9.20%) DBA
3 8 (9.20%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (8.05%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 6 (6.90%) C++ Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Junior
5 6 (6.90%) Junior DBA
5 6 (6.90%) Junior Oracle DBA
6 5 (5.75%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Systems Developer
7 4 (4.60%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (3.45%) Linux Support Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) UNIX Support Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) UNIX Support
8 3 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (50.57%) .NET
2 40 (45.98%) ASP.NET
3 36 (41.38%) XML
4 33 (37.93%) WPF
5 28 (32.18%) Web Services
6 25 (28.74%) LINQ
7 16 (18.39%) HTML
8 12 (13.79%) WCF
9 9 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (10.34%) .NET Framework
9 9 (10.34%) jQuery
10 8 (9.20%) SOAP
10 8 (9.20%) Ajax
11 6 (6.90%) JSON
11 6 (6.90%) WebKit
11 6 (6.90%) Qt
12 5 (5.75%) J2EE
12 5 (5.75%) WinForms
13 4 (4.60%) Middleware
13 4 (4.60%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (32.18%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.34%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.60%) NHS
3 4 (4.60%) SystemC
4 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.15%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.15%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.15%) FMCG
6 1 (1.15%) Economics
6 1 (1.15%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.15%) Clustering
6 1 (1.15%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.29%) Windows
2 11 (12.64%) Linux
3 9 (10.34%) UNIX
4 6 (6.90%) Apple iOS
5 5 (5.75%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.30%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.30%) Android
8 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.15%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.15%) Solaris
8 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (45.98%) MVC
2 29 (33.33%) TDD
3 20 (22.99%) OO
4 15 (17.24%) OOD
5 9 (10.34%) Unit Testing
6 8 (9.20%) SOA
6 8 (9.20%) Software Engineering
7 7 (8.05%) Multithreading
7 7 (8.05%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.75%) Software Testing
9 4 (4.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.60%) Release Management
9 4 (4.60%) Waterfall
9 4 (4.60%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.60%) Memory Management
10 3 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (3.45%) Migration
10 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 47 (54.02%) C#
2 43 (49.43%) SQL
3 28 (32.18%) VB.NET
4 25 (28.74%) T-SQL
4 25 (28.74%) VB
5 13 (14.94%) JavaScript
6 10 (11.49%) Java
7 9 (10.34%) PHP
8 7 (8.05%) C++
9 4 (4.60%) C
10 2 (2.30%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.15%) XPath
11 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (34.48%) Degree
2 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (9.20%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.90%) MCP
5 5 (5.75%) MCTS
5 5 (5.75%) MCPD
6 3 (3.45%) MCITP
6 3 (3.45%) MCSE
6 3 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.20%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (9.20%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.30%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.15%) vSphere
4 1 (1.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.15%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (9.20%) Data Guard
2 3 (3.45%) SCCM
3 2 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.15%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 39 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.39%) VMware
3 10 (11.49%) Oracle
4 9 (10.34%) Informatica
5 6 (6.90%) Citrix
6 5 (5.75%) HP
7 4 (4.60%) McKesson
7 4 (4.60%) SAP
7 4 (4.60%) DevExpress
8 3 (3.45%) Cognos
8 3 (3.45%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.15%) IBM
9 1 (1.15%) Apple
9 1 (1.15%) CA
9 1 (1.15%) Dell
9 1 (1.15%) EMC
9 1 (1.15%) Intel
9 1 (1.15%) Symantec
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 22,000 - 30,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago