The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 22 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 172 194 161
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -33
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 31 22 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.59% 0.40% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.57% 1.43% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 29
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £30,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1207 1543 1221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.93% 27.79% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 993 1307 1056
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Client/Server across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Client/Server Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Client/Server
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Client/Server across the West Midlands region.

Client/Server Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Client/Server across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Client/Server Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Client/Server
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
Birmingham +17 15 £30,000 -10.44% 4
Solihull - 6 £38,750 -
Staffordshire -7 3 £25,500 -43.33% 1
Shropshire - 2 £35,000 -
Worcestershire -2 1 £38,000 -5.00%
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 23 (46.94%) SQL
1 23 (46.94%) .NET
2 21 (42.86%) Windows
2 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 19 (38.78%) ASP.NET
3 19 (38.78%) Web Services
4 16 (32.65%) C#
5 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
6 14 (28.57%) HTML
6 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (26.53%) Degree
7 13 (26.53%) Computer Science
7 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
8 12 (24.49%) VMware
8 12 (24.49%) WCF
9 11 (22.45%) Finance
9 11 (22.45%) Cisco
9 11 (22.45%) XML
10 10 (20.41%) CSS
11 9 (18.37%) MS Exchange
11 9 (18.37%) Internet
11 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
11 9 (18.37%) HP
11 9 (18.37%) Citrix
11 9 (18.37%) SAN
11 9 (18.37%) NetApp
11 9 (18.37%) Firewall
11 9 (18.37%) XenApp
11 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (18.37%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.29%) IIS
3 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.04%) SAS
5 1 (2.04%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.04%) Apache
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.04%) nginx
5 1 (2.04%) Node.js
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.04%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) Internet
1 9 (18.37%) SAN
1 9 (18.37%) Firewall
2 6 (12.24%) Intranet
2 6 (12.24%) WAN
3 5 (10.20%) LAN
3 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.20%) VPN
3 5 (10.20%) Ethernet
3 5 (10.20%) MPLS
3 5 (10.20%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (10.20%) NetScaler
3 5 (10.20%) VLAN
4 3 (6.12%) Wireless
5 2 (4.08%) DHCP
5 2 (4.08%) DNS
6 1 (2.04%) Extranet
6 1 (2.04%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.04%) HTTP
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.04%) DTS
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.24%) Subversion
3 4 (8.16%) Mercurial
3 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.04%) Rational Rose
5 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.04%) Ant
5 1 (2.04%) NetBeans
5 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.04%) Maven
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Automotive
3 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.12%) Law
4 3 (6.12%) Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Retail
6 1 (2.04%) Legal
6 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Software Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) .NET Developer
4 8 (16.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (16.33%) C# Developer
5 6 (12.24%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Mobile Developer
5 6 (12.24%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Applications Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Network Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Network Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) .NET
2 19 (38.78%) ASP.NET
2 19 (38.78%) Web Services
3 14 (28.57%) HTML
4 12 (24.49%) WCF
5 11 (22.45%) XML
6 10 (20.41%) CSS
7 8 (16.33%) .NET Framework
8 6 (12.24%) .NET Compact Framework
8 6 (12.24%) ADO.NET
9 5 (10.20%) SOAP
9 5 (10.20%) Spring
10 4 (8.16%) WinForms
10 4 (8.16%) jQuery
10 4 (8.16%) Hibernate
10 4 (8.16%) J2EE
11 3 (6.12%) DOM
11 3 (6.12%) XSLT
11 3 (6.12%) JAXB
11 3 (6.12%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.24%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.20%) Replication
4 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.08%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.04%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.04%) PKI
6 1 (2.04%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.86%) Windows
2 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (16.33%) Windows 7
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.20%) Windows XP
4 5 (10.20%) Linux
4 5 (10.20%) Android
5 3 (6.12%) UNIX
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.04%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) Web Development
2 7 (14.29%) OO
2 7 (14.29%) MVC
2 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.24%) Software Engineering
3 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
3 6 (12.24%) OOD
3 6 (12.24%) SOA
4 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
4 5 (10.20%) Process Management
4 5 (10.20%) Network Management
5 4 (8.16%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (8.16%) Scrum
5 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.16%) CRM
6 3 (6.12%) Resource Management
6 3 (6.12%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.08%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) SQL
2 16 (32.65%) C#
3 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.33%) VB.NET
5 7 (14.29%) VB
5 7 (14.29%) Java
5 7 (14.29%) VB6
6 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.12%) XPath
8 2 (4.08%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.04%) Perl
9 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (14.29%) MCSE
4 6 (12.24%) CCNA
4 6 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (8.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (8.16%) MCITP
6 3 (6.12%) MCSD
7 1 (2.04%) MCP
7 1 (2.04%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
1 9 (18.37%) XenApp
1 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (18.37%) XenDesktop
2 5 (10.20%) vSphere
2 5 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (8.16%) XenServer
3 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.16%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (10.20%) XenMobile
1 5 (10.20%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.49%) VMware
3 11 (22.45%) Cisco
4 9 (18.37%) HP
4 9 (18.37%) Citrix
4 9 (18.37%) NetApp
5 5 (10.20%) Apple
5 5 (10.20%) Symantec
5 5 (10.20%) Kaspersky
6 4 (8.16%) WatchGuard
6 4 (8.16%) SonicWALL
6 4 (8.16%) Oracle
7 3 (6.12%) Remedy
8 1 (2.04%) JBoss
8 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
8 1 (2.04%) IBM
8 1 (2.04%) Riverbed
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