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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 243 215 237
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +22
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 20 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.50% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.78% 1.37% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 24
Median salary £30,000 £31,925 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.02% -20.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £28,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,250 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
2575 2183 2606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.11% 36.08% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2126 1728 2214
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Client/Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -23 11 £30,000 -
Cheshire +6 4 £42,500 +25.92%
Lancashire - 4 £17,000 -
Merseyside -13 1 £42,500 +25.55%
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing Client/Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) SQL
3 12 (35.29%) HTML
4 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
5 10 (29.41%) Internet
6 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
6 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
6 9 (26.47%) Finance
7 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (23.53%) C#
7 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
7 8 (23.53%) HTTP
8 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
8 7 (20.59%) .NET
9 6 (17.65%) CSS
9 6 (17.65%) FTP
9 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
9 6 (17.65%) TDD
9 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
9 6 (17.65%) Degree
9 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
9 6 (17.65%) Node.js
10 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (14.71%) Web Development
10 5 (14.71%) Selenium
10 5 (14.71%) MVC
10 5 (14.71%) Firewall
10 5 (14.71%) WAN
10 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (14.71%) Web Services

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) IBM Notes
2 3 (8.82%) nginx
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.76%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.94%) CloudFront
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) Internet
2 8 (23.53%) HTTP
3 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
4 6 (17.65%) FTP
5 5 (14.71%) Firewall
5 5 (14.71%) WAN
6 4 (11.76%) DNS
6 4 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (8.82%) Extranet
7 3 (8.82%) HTTPS
7 3 (8.82%) Intranet
7 3 (8.82%) Network Security
7 3 (8.82%) SMTP
7 3 (8.82%) VPN
8 2 (5.88%) DHCP
8 2 (5.88%) LAN
8 2 (5.88%) SAN
9 1 (2.94%) Skype
9 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.94%) MS Access
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Selenium
2 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) WebDriver
3 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.82%) JIRA
3 3 (8.82%) Subversion
3 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.94%) MSTest
5 1 (2.94%) NUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Games
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Business Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (14.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (14.71%) C# Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Test Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Test Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Web Developer
5 4 (11.76%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (11.76%) C# Web Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Software Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Wrap Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) HTML
2 7 (20.59%) .NET
3 6 (17.65%) CSS
3 6 (17.65%) Node.js
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (14.71%) Web Services
4 5 (14.71%) XML
5 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (8.82%) DirectX
5 3 (8.82%) HTML5
5 3 (8.82%) jQuery
5 3 (8.82%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (8.82%) LINQ
5 3 (8.82%) MFC
5 3 (8.82%) OpenGL
5 3 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
6 2 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.76%) Streaming Video
2 3 (8.82%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Fintech
3 2 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.94%) Cybercrime
4 1 (2.94%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Solaris
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
2 6 (17.65%) TDD
2 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
3 5 (14.71%) MVC
3 5 (14.71%) Web Development
4 4 (11.76%) Wealth Management
4 4 (11.76%) Web Design
5 3 (8.82%) 3D Programming
5 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.82%) Multithreading
5 3 (8.82%) Scrum
5 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
5 3 (8.82%) Threat Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Malware Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.88%) SOA
6 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
7 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) SQL
2 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
3 8 (23.53%) C#
4 4 (11.76%) C
4 4 (11.76%) Python
5 3 (8.82%) C++
5 3 (8.82%) Java
5 3 (8.82%) VC++
6 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) MCSE
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.82%) CISSP
3 3 (8.82%) RHCE
3 3 (8.82%) SCNA
3 3 (8.82%) SCSA
3 3 (8.82%) Sun Certification
4 1 (2.94%) HNC
4 1 (2.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Sendmail
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Avaloq
2 4 (11.76%) FNZ
3 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
3 3 (8.82%) Lotus
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Twitter
4 1 (2.94%) Xamarin