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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 180 173 160
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 17 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.58% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.38% 2.46% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 32
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +19.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1232 1177 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.91% 23.50% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 1006 935
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +10 13 £32,500 - 2
Staffordshire -2 1 - -
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) Windows
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (28.00%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (28.00%) .NET
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (24.00%) C#
5 6 (24.00%) XML
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (24.00%) VMware
5 6 (24.00%) Finance
5 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (20.00%) WCF
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (20.00%) Clustering
6 5 (20.00%) VB6
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (20.00%) DTS
6 5 (20.00%) ETL
6 5 (20.00%) OO
6 5 (20.00%) HTML
6 5 (20.00%) VB
6 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 5 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (20.00%) IIS
6 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 5 (20.00%) CSS
7 4 (16.00%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (20.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) nginx
3 1 (4.00%) Node.js
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) MS Project Server
3 1 (4.00%) SAS
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) LAN
1 4 (16.00%) WAN
2 3 (12.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) VLAN
2 3 (12.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) MPLS
2 3 (12.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) VPN
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) Internet
3 2 (8.00%) Wireless
3 2 (8.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) Extranet
4 1 (4.00%) Intranet
4 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (20.00%) DTS
2 5 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) Rational Rose
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Law
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 5 (20.00%) DBA
2 5 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 4 (16.00%) Head of IT
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) XML
3 5 (20.00%) WCF
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (20.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (20.00%) CSS
4 4 (16.00%) ADO.NET
4 4 (16.00%) Web Services
4 4 (16.00%) .NET Compact Framework
5 2 (8.00%) SOAP
5 2 (8.00%) Spring
5 2 (8.00%) WinForms
5 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) WF
6 1 (4.00%) RESTful
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.00%) CSS3
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) Clustering
3 4 (16.00%) Replication
4 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (8.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (20.00%) ETL
2 5 (20.00%) OO
3 4 (16.00%) OOD
3 4 (16.00%) Web Development
3 4 (16.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (12.00%) Network Management
5 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) MVC
5 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
6 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow
6 1 (4.00%) TDD
6 1 (4.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) C#
3 5 (20.00%) VB6
3 5 (20.00%) VB
3 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (12.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) MCSD
2 3 (12.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) XenApp
2 3 (12.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (12.00%) vSphere
2 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) XenMobile
1 3 (12.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (12.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (24.00%) VMware
2 3 (12.00%) Kaspersky
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco
2 3 (12.00%) HP
2 3 (12.00%) Citrix
2 3 (12.00%) NetApp
2 3 (12.00%) Symantec
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Remedy
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
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