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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Client Server
Rank 205 194 181
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 42 42 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.61% 0.64% 1.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.83% 1.94% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 34 32 83
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,700 £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
2295 2163 2577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.37% 32.74% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2000 1723 2212
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,500
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 January 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 January 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 -5 27 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Cheshire 0 9 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Lancashire +1 4 £20,000 - 1
Merseyside +9 1 - - 1
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 35 (46.05%) C#
2 31 (40.79%) SQL Server
3 28 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 26 (34.21%) .NET
5 25 (32.89%) SQL
6 21 (27.63%) MVC
7 20 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 20 (26.32%) C++
8 19 (25.00%) Web Services
8 19 (25.00%) N-Tier
9 18 (23.68%) XML
9 18 (23.68%) ASP.NET
10 17 (22.37%) OO
10 17 (22.37%) Visual Studio
10 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (21.05%) Windows
12 15 (19.74%) Incident Management
13 14 (18.42%) HTML
13 14 (18.42%) Finance
14 13 (17.11%) OOD
14 13 (17.11%) SOA
14 13 (17.11%) Retail
15 12 (15.79%) Software Engineering
15 12 (15.79%) Banking
15 12 (15.79%) IIS
15 12 (15.79%) CSS
15 12 (15.79%) XSLT
15 12 (15.79%) ITIL
16 10 (13.16%) MCP
16 10 (13.16%) C

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 12 (15.79%) IIS
2 7 (9.21%) Node.js
3 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.63%) JBoss
4 1 (1.32%) Apache
4 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.58%) MS Office
2 5 (6.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.32%) MS Project
3 1 (1.32%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (7.89%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) HTTP
2 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.95%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (3.95%) Wireshark
2 3 (3.95%) tcpdump
3 2 (2.63%) Intranet
3 2 (2.63%) Internet
4 1 (1.32%) Extranet
4 1 (1.32%) SAN
4 1 (1.32%) LAN
4 1 (1.32%) SMS
4 1 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (40.79%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.21%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (22.37%) Visual Studio
2 10 (13.16%) ClearCase
3 3 (3.95%) JIRA
4 2 (2.63%) Moq
4 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.63%) FireMonkey
4 2 (2.63%) Subversion
5 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.32%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 13 (17.11%) Retail
3 12 (15.79%) Banking
4 6 (7.89%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.95%) Legal
6 2 (2.63%) Publishing
6 2 (2.63%) Games
6 2 (2.63%) Marketing
6 2 (2.63%) Billing
7 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (55.26%) Developer
2 19 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 10 (13.16%) Analyst
4 6 (7.89%) Business Analyst
4 6 (7.89%) Senior Developer
4 6 (7.89%) C++ Developer
4 6 (7.89%) Technical Specialist
4 6 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (7.89%) IT Support
5 5 (6.58%) IT Business Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Desktop Support
7 3 (3.95%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.95%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Programmer
7 3 (3.95%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.21%) .NET
2 19 (25.00%) Web Services
3 18 (23.68%) XML
3 18 (23.68%) ASP.NET
4 14 (18.42%) HTML
5 12 (15.79%) CSS
5 12 (15.79%) XSLT
6 10 (13.16%) Middleware
7 9 (11.84%) .NET Framework
8 6 (7.89%) Backbone.js
8 6 (7.89%) Underscore.js
8 6 (7.89%) AngularJS
8 6 (7.89%) HTML5
8 6 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (5.26%) Ajax
11 3 (3.95%) Spring
11 3 (3.95%) jQuery
11 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (3.95%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 5 (6.58%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.95%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.95%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.63%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.63%) User Experience
4 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.32%) Life Science
5 1 (1.32%) e-Health
5 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.32%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.05%) Windows
2 4 (5.26%) Linux
3 3 (3.95%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) MVC
2 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.37%) OO
3 15 (19.74%) Incident Management
4 13 (17.11%) OOD
4 13 (17.11%) SOA
5 12 (15.79%) ITIL
5 12 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 7 (9.21%) Project Management
7 6 (7.89%) Web Development
8 5 (6.58%) Wealth Management
8 5 (6.58%) TDD
9 4 (5.26%) Integration Testing
9 4 (5.26%) Multithreading
9 4 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.26%) Coaching
10 3 (3.95%) Digital Forensics
10 3 (3.95%) 3D Programming
10 3 (3.95%) Network Architecture
10 3 (3.95%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.05%) C#
2 25 (32.89%) SQL
3 20 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 20 (26.32%) C++
4 10 (13.16%) C
5 7 (9.21%) Java
6 4 (5.26%) PHP
7 3 (3.95%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.95%) VC++
8 2 (2.63%) Pascal
8 2 (2.63%) XPath
8 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.63%) Delphi
9 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) MCP
1 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (13.16%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) MCTS
2 6 (7.89%) MCPD
3 4 (5.26%) MCSE
4 3 (3.95%) MCSA
4 3 (3.95%) CCNA
4 3 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.95%) GCIH
4 3 (3.95%) HNC
4 3 (3.95%) HND
4 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.95%) GNVQ
4 3 (3.95%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.95%) Snort
3 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.32%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.32%) VMFS
4 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.32%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) WSUS
1 1 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.53%) VMware
3 7 (9.21%) Oracle
3 7 (9.21%) Cisco
4 6 (7.89%) Twilio
5 5 (6.58%) HP
5 5 (6.58%) EMC
6 4 (5.26%) Citrix
7 3 (3.95%) Dell
7 3 (3.95%) Splunk
7 3 (3.95%) LogRhythm
8 2 (2.63%) IBM
9 1 (1.32%) Progress
9 1 (1.32%) CA
9 1 (1.32%) NetApp
9 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.32%) Apple
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