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 29 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 181 177 163
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 66 69 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.93% 0.95% 1.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.45% 3.57% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 59 64 78
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,400 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1912 1934 2011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.80% 26.68% 26.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1611 1739
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 29 July 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 29 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
Merseyside +24 29 £57,500 +121.15%
Manchester -18 23 £37,500 +10.29% 6
Cheshire -9 11 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Lancashire -2 2 £55,000 -
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (43.12%) SQL
1 47 (43.12%) .NET
1 47 (43.12%) SQL Server
2 45 (41.28%) C#
3 38 (34.86%) Degree
4 36 (33.03%) XML
5 35 (32.11%) Web Services
6 34 (31.19%) VB.NET
6 34 (31.19%) VMware
7 29 (26.61%) Microsoft
8 28 (25.69%) ASP.NET
9 27 (24.77%) Computer Science
10 26 (23.85%) T-SQL
10 26 (23.85%) MVC
11 24 (22.02%) TDD
12 23 (21.10%) WPF
12 23 (21.10%) LINQ
12 23 (21.10%) HP
12 23 (21.10%) HTML
13 22 (20.18%) SOA
14 21 (19.27%) VB
14 21 (19.27%) SAN
14 21 (19.27%) Performance Tuning
15 20 (18.35%) VMware ESX
15 20 (18.35%) VMware Infrastructure
16 19 (17.43%) Capacity Planning
16 19 (17.43%) EMC
17 18 (16.51%) CA
17 18 (16.51%) NetApp
17 18 (16.51%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 8 (7.34%) WebLogic
2 7 (6.42%) Apache
3 6 (5.50%) IIS
4 5 (4.59%) Oracle Spatial
4 5 (4.59%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.67%) Node.js
6 1 (0.92%) CMS
6 1 (0.92%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (11.93%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (6.42%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.51%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.27%) SAN
2 11 (10.09%) Internet
3 7 (6.42%) LAN
3 7 (6.42%) WAN
4 6 (5.50%) DMZ
5 4 (3.67%) SMS
6 3 (2.75%) Intranet
7 2 (1.83%) NAS
8 1 (0.92%) Extranet
8 1 (0.92%) HTTP
8 1 (0.92%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (43.12%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.76%) Relational Database
3 14 (12.84%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (11.93%) RDBMS
5 9 (8.26%) CorVu
6 8 (7.34%) Oracle Database
6 8 (7.34%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.75%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.75%) MySQL
9 2 (1.83%) ActiveReports
9 2 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.83%) OLAP
10 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (4.59%) ClearCase
2 4 (3.67%) MSI
3 2 (1.83%) Bugzilla
3 2 (1.83%) JIRA
3 2 (1.83%) Selenium
3 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.83%) JUnit
3 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (4.59%) Banking
1 5 (4.59%) Retail
1 5 (4.59%) Retail Banking
2 2 (1.83%) Military
3 1 (0.92%) Marketing
3 1 (0.92%) Billing
3 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.92%) Back Office
3 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (33.03%) Developer
2 26 (23.85%) .NET Developer
3 14 (12.84%) Consultant
3 14 (12.84%) Programmer
4 12 (11.01%) Analyst
4 12 (11.01%) Technical Specialist
4 12 (11.01%) VMware Consultant
5 11 (10.09%) Analyst Programmer
6 9 (8.26%) DBA
7 8 (7.34%) Oracle DBA
7 8 (7.34%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.42%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 7 (6.42%) VMware Specialist
9 6 (5.50%) Junior DBA
9 6 (5.50%) Junior Oracle DBA
9 6 (5.50%) Junior
10 5 (4.59%) Support Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) UNIX Support
10 5 (4.59%) UNIX Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) UNIX Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (43.12%) .NET
2 36 (33.03%) XML
3 35 (32.11%) Web Services
4 28 (25.69%) ASP.NET
5 23 (21.10%) HTML
5 23 (21.10%) WPF
5 23 (21.10%) LINQ
6 10 (9.17%) CSS
6 10 (9.17%) XSLT
7 9 (8.26%) Middleware
7 9 (8.26%) HTML5
8 5 (4.59%) SOAP
8 5 (4.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (3.67%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.67%) Ajax
9 4 (3.67%) jQuery
9 4 (3.67%) Application Packaging
9 4 (3.67%) WCF
10 3 (2.75%) Qt
10 3 (2.75%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.77%) Computer Science
2 17 (15.60%) e-Health
3 5 (4.59%) N-Tier
3 5 (4.59%) GIS
4 1 (0.92%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (0.92%) Clustering
4 1 (0.92%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.92%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.92%) FMCG
4 1 (0.92%) Learning Management System
4 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.51%) UNIX
2 13 (11.93%) Windows
3 10 (9.17%) Linux
4 5 (4.59%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.83%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.92%) Android
6 1 (0.92%) Solaris
6 1 (0.92%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.92%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.92%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.85%) MVC
2 24 (22.02%) TDD
3 22 (20.18%) SOA
4 21 (19.27%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (17.43%) Capacity Planning
6 18 (16.51%) Change Management
7 17 (15.60%) Capacity Management
8 12 (11.01%) ITIL
9 10 (9.17%) Software Engineering
10 9 (8.26%) Unit Testing
11 7 (6.42%) Data Modelling
12 6 (5.50%) Web Development
12 6 (5.50%) Project Management
13 5 (4.59%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (4.59%) Incident Management
13 5 (4.59%) Integration Testing
14 4 (3.67%) User Acceptance Testing
14 4 (3.67%) Migration
14 4 (3.67%) UML
15 3 (2.75%) OO
Programming Languages
1 47 (43.12%) SQL
2 45 (41.28%) C#
3 34 (31.19%) VB.NET
4 26 (23.85%) T-SQL
5 21 (19.27%) VB
6 18 (16.51%) PowerShell
7 12 (11.01%) JavaScript
8 11 (10.09%) Java
9 8 (7.34%) C++
10 5 (4.59%) C
10 5 (4.59%) PHP
10 5 (4.59%) PL/SQL
10 5 (4.59%) XPath
11 1 (0.92%) VBA
11 1 (0.92%) Python
11 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (34.86%) Degree
2 8 (7.34%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.42%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (3.67%) MCITP
4 4 (3.67%) MCSE
4 4 (3.67%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.83%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.60%) SLA
2 12 (11.01%) QA
System Software
1 20 (18.35%) VMware ESX
1 20 (18.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (16.51%) VMFS
2 18 (16.51%) VMware ESXi
2 18 (16.51%) vCloud
3 17 (15.60%) VMware Server
4 8 (7.34%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (7.34%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (3.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.83%) vSphere
7 1 (0.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.92%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (7.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (7.34%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.67%) SCCM
3 2 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.92%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.92%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (31.19%) VMware
2 29 (26.61%) Microsoft
3 23 (21.10%) HP
4 19 (17.43%) EMC
5 18 (16.51%) CA
5 18 (16.51%) NetApp
6 14 (12.84%) Oracle
7 9 (8.26%) Informatica
8 6 (5.50%) Citrix
9 5 (4.59%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.67%) SAP
11 3 (2.75%) Twilio
12 2 (1.83%) Cognos
13 1 (0.92%) IBM
13 1 (0.92%) Intel
13 1 (0.92%) Dell
13 1 (0.92%) JD Edwards
13 1 (0.92%) Symantec
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