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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 183 211 202
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -9
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 48 47 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.86% 0.67% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.26% 1.85% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 29 33 34
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £60,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -5.00%
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
2127 2546 2245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.19% 36.23% 33.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 2178 1764
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,652 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 +16 29 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Cheshire +29 13 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Merseyside -1 6 - - 1
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 42 (55.26%) Windows
2 27 (35.53%) Finance
3 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (30.26%) SQL Server
4 23 (30.26%) Degree
5 21 (27.63%) C#
6 20 (26.32%) XML
7 19 (25.00%) .NET
8 18 (23.68%) Visual Studio
9 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET
10 13 (17.11%) Active Directory
10 13 (17.11%) VMware
10 13 (17.11%) Information Security
10 13 (17.11%) .NET Framework
10 13 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (15.79%) Reverse Engineering
11 12 (15.79%) Computer Science
11 12 (15.79%) Multithreading
11 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
11 12 (15.79%) Security Operations
12 11 (14.47%) Banking
13 10 (13.16%) Retail
13 10 (13.16%) C++
13 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
13 10 (13.16%) Mentoring
14 9 (11.84%) Algorithms
14 9 (11.84%) User Stories
14 9 (11.84%) 3D Programming
14 9 (11.84%) Ajax
14 9 (11.84%) HTTP

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 8 (10.53%) Node.js
2 7 (9.21%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) HTTP
2 8 (10.53%) DHCP
2 8 (10.53%) DNS
3 7 (9.21%) FTP
3 7 (9.21%) LAN
3 7 (9.21%) TCP/IP
3 7 (9.21%) VPN
3 7 (9.21%) WAN
4 6 (7.89%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (7.89%) tcpdump
4 6 (7.89%) Wireshark
5 2 (2.63%) Extranet
5 2 (2.63%) Firewall
5 2 (2.63%) Internet
5 2 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.53%) MySQL
2 8 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.21%) MongoDB
3 7 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (3.95%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 18 (23.68%) Visual Studio
2 9 (11.84%) Subversion
3 2 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (1.32%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.32%) InstallShield
4 1 (1.32%) Selenium
4 1 (1.32%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (35.53%) Finance
2 11 (14.47%) Banking
3 10 (13.16%) Retail
4 7 (9.21%) Back Office
4 7 (9.21%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (7.89%) Legal
6 1 (1.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (36.84%) Developer
2 12 (15.79%) .NET Developer
2 12 (15.79%) Analyst
3 9 (11.84%) C++ Developer
4 8 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Product Manager
4 8 (10.53%) Product Owner
5 7 (9.21%) Digital Developer
5 7 (9.21%) IT Support
5 7 (9.21%) IT Support Technician
5 7 (9.21%) IT Technician
5 7 (9.21%) PHP Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Support Technician
6 6 (7.89%) Cyberthreat Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Penetration Tester
6 6 (7.89%) Tester
7 5 (6.58%) Coordinator
7 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Technician
7 5 (6.58%) Visual C++ Developer
8 4 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.32%) XML
2 19 (25.00%) .NET
3 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET
4 13 (17.11%) .NET Framework
5 9 (11.84%) Ajax
5 9 (11.84%) CSS
5 9 (11.84%) DirectX
5 9 (11.84%) MFC
5 9 (11.84%) OpenGL
5 9 (11.84%) Web Services
6 8 (10.53%) Gherkin
7 7 (9.21%) Sass
7 7 (9.21%) XML Schema
8 5 (6.58%) HTML
9 3 (3.95%) jQuery
9 3 (3.95%) WinForms
9 3 (3.95%) WPF
10 2 (2.63%) RESTful
10 2 (2.63%) Silverlight
10 2 (2.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.84%) 3D Graphics
2 9 (11.84%) Algorithms
3 7 (9.21%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.89%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (7.89%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (6.58%) Data Centre
5 5 (6.58%) N-Tier
5 5 (6.58%) VCE vBlock
6 2 (2.63%) Economics
6 2 (2.63%) LIMS
7 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 42 (55.26%) Windows
2 7 (9.21%) Linux
3 6 (7.89%) Mac OS X
4 5 (6.58%) Android
4 5 (6.58%) Windows 7
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Mobile
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.95%) Unix
6 1 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.11%) Information Security
3 12 (15.79%) Multithreading
3 12 (15.79%) Reverse Engineering
3 12 (15.79%) Security Operations
4 10 (13.16%) Mentoring
5 9 (11.84%) 3D Programming
5 9 (11.84%) MVC
5 9 (11.84%) User Stories
6 8 (10.53%) BDD
6 8 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 8 (10.53%) Scrum
6 8 (10.53%) SIEM
6 8 (10.53%) Web Development
7 7 (9.21%) Coaching
7 7 (9.21%) Front End Development
7 7 (9.21%) Web Application Development
8 6 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (7.89%) Malware Analysis
8 6 (7.89%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (27.63%) C#
2 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 10 (13.16%) C++
4 9 (11.84%) PHP
4 9 (11.84%) VC++
5 7 (9.21%) SQL
6 6 (7.89%) VB
6 6 (7.89%) VB.NET
7 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.63%) VBA
9 1 (1.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (30.26%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) EnCE
2 2 (2.63%) GCFA
2 2 (2.63%) GCIH
2 2 (2.63%) GREM
2 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.32%) GNVQ
3 1 (1.32%) HNC
3 1 (1.32%) HND
3 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.32%) MCP
3 1 (1.32%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (17.11%) Active Directory
1 13 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.89%) Snort
3 5 (6.58%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) EnCase
2 5 (6.58%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 13 (17.11%) VMware
2 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.21%) SYSPRO
4 6 (7.89%) NetWitness
4 6 (7.89%) Oracle
5 5 (6.58%) AppSense
5 5 (6.58%) Cisco
5 5 (6.58%) EMC
6 3 (3.95%) Citrix
7 2 (2.63%) AlienVault
7 2 (2.63%) Altova
7 2 (2.63%) LogRhythm
7 2 (2.63%) Splunk
8 1 (1.32%) Dell
8 1 (1.32%) HP
Manchester
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: 9 days ago
St. Helens
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Chorley
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago