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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 195 202 203
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 56 41 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.81% 0.63% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.41% 1.88% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 45
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
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
2321 2178 2448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.37% 33.42% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1940 1698 2031
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Manchester +11 41 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Cheshire +2 11 £42,500 - 3
Lancashire +4 4 £20,000 -
Merseyside +6 1 - - 5
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 34 (39.08%) Microsoft
2 33 (37.93%) C#
3 32 (36.78%) Windows
4 30 (34.48%) SQL
5 28 (32.18%) SQL Server
6 27 (31.03%) .NET
7 22 (25.29%) MVC
8 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET
8 20 (22.99%) Web Services
8 20 (22.99%) OO
9 19 (21.84%) Finance
10 18 (20.69%) N-Tier
10 18 (20.69%) Visual Studio
11 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
11 17 (19.54%) C++
12 16 (18.39%) XML
12 16 (18.39%) MCP
12 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (18.39%) VMware
13 15 (17.24%) Cisco
13 15 (17.24%) Software Engineering
14 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (16.09%) Retail
15 13 (14.94%) Banking
16 12 (13.79%) Incident Management
16 12 (13.79%) Degree
16 12 (13.79%) OOD
17 11 (12.64%) SOA
17 11 (12.64%) .NET Framework
18 10 (11.49%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 9 (10.34%) IIS
2 4 (4.60%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.60%) Lync
3 2 (2.30%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.30%) JBoss
4 1 (1.15%) Apache
4 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.15%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.90%) MS Office
3 5 (5.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.15%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) HTTP
2 4 (4.60%) SMS
3 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.45%) Internet
3 3 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (3.45%) Wireshark
3 3 (3.45%) tcpdump
4 2 (2.30%) Intranet
5 1 (1.15%) LAN
5 1 (1.15%) Extranet
5 1 (1.15%) SAN
5 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.30%) JasperReports
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.15%) MySQL
5 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (20.69%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.05%) ClearCase
3 4 (4.60%) MSI
4 3 (3.45%) JIRA
5 2 (2.30%) Selenium
5 2 (2.30%) TestNG
5 2 (2.30%) MyEclipse
5 2 (2.30%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.30%) Subversion
5 2 (2.30%) Moq
5 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.30%) FireMonkey
5 2 (2.30%) JUnit
6 1 (1.15%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (21.84%) Finance
2 14 (16.09%) Retail
3 13 (14.94%) Banking
4 5 (5.75%) Publishing
5 4 (4.60%) Legal
6 3 (3.45%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.30%) Marketing
7 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (48.28%) Developer
2 19 (21.84%) Software Developer
3 10 (11.49%) Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.05%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.90%) C++ Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.90%) IT Support
7 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Technician
7 5 (5.75%) IT Business Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Build Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Software Programmer
9 3 (3.45%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (3.45%) C Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.03%) .NET
2 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET
2 20 (22.99%) Web Services
3 16 (18.39%) XML
4 11 (12.64%) .NET Framework
5 10 (11.49%) XSLT
5 10 (11.49%) HTML
6 7 (8.05%) CSS
6 7 (8.05%) Middleware
6 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (6.90%) jQuery
7 6 (6.90%) Spring
7 6 (6.90%) J2EE
8 5 (5.75%) Ajax
8 5 (5.75%) Hibernate
9 4 (4.60%) SOAP
10 3 (3.45%) MFC
10 3 (3.45%) XML Schema
10 3 (3.45%) WCF
10 3 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.69%) N-Tier
2 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.45%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (3.45%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.30%) User Experience
7 1 (1.15%) Life Science
7 1 (1.15%) e-Health
7 1 (1.15%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.15%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 32 (36.78%) Windows
2 5 (5.75%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.60%) Linux
4 3 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.30%) UNIX
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.29%) MVC
2 20 (22.99%) OO
3 15 (17.24%) Software Engineering
4 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (13.79%) Incident Management
5 12 (13.79%) OOD
6 11 (12.64%) SOA
7 9 (10.34%) ITIL
8 8 (9.20%) Migration
9 7 (8.05%) TDD
10 6 (6.90%) Scrum
10 6 (6.90%) Web Application Development
11 5 (5.75%) Wealth Management
11 5 (5.75%) Integration Testing
12 4 (4.60%) Multithreading
12 4 (4.60%) Unit Testing
12 4 (4.60%) BDD
12 4 (4.60%) Data Migration
12 4 (4.60%) Network Architecture
12 4 (4.60%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.93%) C#
2 30 (34.48%) SQL
3 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
3 17 (19.54%) C++
4 10 (11.49%) Java
5 7 (8.05%) C
6 5 (5.75%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.60%) PHP
7 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.45%) XPath
8 3 (3.45%) VC++
9 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.30%) Pascal
9 2 (2.30%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.30%) Delphi
10 1 (1.15%) VB
10 1 (1.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (18.39%) MCP
1 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (13.79%) Degree
3 8 (9.20%) MCITP
4 7 (8.05%) MCSE
5 5 (5.75%) MCPD
5 5 (5.75%) MCTS
6 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.45%) GNVQ
6 3 (3.45%) NVQ Level 3
6 3 (3.45%) MCSA
6 3 (3.45%) CCNA
6 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.45%) GCIH
6 3 (3.45%) HNC
6 3 (3.45%) HND
7 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.15%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (10.34%) Active Directory
1 9 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.20%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (3.45%) Snort
4 1 (1.15%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.15%) VMFS
4 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) SCCM
2 4 (4.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (39.08%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.39%) VMware
3 15 (17.24%) Cisco
4 10 (11.49%) Oracle
5 9 (10.34%) EMC
5 9 (10.34%) HP
6 7 (8.05%) Citrix
7 4 (4.60%) AppSense
8 3 (3.45%) Splunk
8 3 (3.45%) LogRhythm
8 3 (3.45%) Dell
9 2 (2.30%) IBM
10 1 (1.15%) Progress
10 1 (1.15%) Avaya
10 1 (1.15%) CA
10 1 (1.15%) NetApp
10 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.15%) Apple
10 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
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