The 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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 209 205 211
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 23 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.23% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.12% 0.73% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 22
Median salary £36,750 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £60,500 £65,000
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 West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2050 1645 1909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.40% 32.02% 33.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1503 1312 1654
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Client/Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 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 4 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 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
Birmingham -9 7 £43,500 -27.50% 1
Worcestershire -2 3 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Herefordshire -9 3 £35,000 -
Staffordshire - 3 £31,500 -
Halesowen - 3 £25,000 - 1
Wolverhampton +9 2 - -
Solihull - 2 £32,500 -
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (42.11%) Windows
3 13 (34.21%) MS Excel
3 13 (34.21%) VMware
4 12 (31.58%) WAN
5 10 (26.32%) Cisco
5 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
6 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (23.68%) DNS
6 9 (23.68%) MCSE
6 9 (23.68%) MS Office
7 8 (21.05%) DHCP
7 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
7 8 (21.05%) SAN
8 7 (18.42%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (18.42%) CCNA
8 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
8 7 (18.42%) ISEB
8 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
8 7 (18.42%) SQL
8 7 (18.42%) Firewall
8 7 (18.42%) Automated Testing
8 7 (18.42%) Software Testing
8 7 (18.42%) Office 365
9 6 (15.79%) High Availability
9 6 (15.79%) DMVPN
9 6 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (15.79%) PKI

Client/Server
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.26%) IIS
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.63%) JBoss
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (34.21%) MS Excel
2 9 (23.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) WAN
2 9 (23.68%) DNS
3 8 (21.05%) DHCP
3 8 (21.05%) SAN
4 7 (18.42%) Firewall
5 6 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (15.79%) DMVPN
5 6 (15.79%) EIGRP
5 6 (15.79%) LAN
6 5 (13.16%) Internet
7 4 (10.53%) NAS
7 4 (10.53%) Network Security
8 3 (7.89%) Intranet
8 3 (7.89%) RIP
8 3 (7.89%) SNMP
8 3 (7.89%) Wireless
9 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Bugzilla
1 5 (13.16%) JIRA
2 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.63%) Serena SBM
3 1 (2.63%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.63%) WinRunner
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
1 2 (5.26%) French Language
1 2 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (2.63%) German Language
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Tester
2 6 (15.79%) IT Support
3 5 (13.16%) Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Technical Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Administrator
4 4 (10.53%) Developer
4 4 (10.53%) IT Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.89%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (7.89%) IT Technician
5 3 (7.89%) Junior
5 3 (7.89%) Junior C# Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Junior Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Junior SQL Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Network Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
1 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
1 4 (10.53%) CSS
1 4 (10.53%) HTML
2 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.63%) jQuery
3 1 (2.63%) WCF
3 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.79%) PKI
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) Linux
4 3 (7.89%) Unix
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.63%) Android
6 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Automated Testing
1 7 (18.42%) Software Testing
2 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (15.79%) High Availability
2 6 (15.79%) Test Scripting
3 5 (13.16%) Project Management
4 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.89%) OO
5 3 (7.89%) OOD
5 3 (7.89%) Regression Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (7.89%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (5.26%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.26%) Defect Management
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL
6 2 (5.26%) Test Strategy
7 1 (2.63%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (2.63%) Front End Development
7 1 (2.63%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (2.63%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) C#
3 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) C++
4 1 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) MCSE
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (18.42%) CCNA
2 7 (18.42%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (18.42%) ISEB
3 6 (15.79%) Degree
4 5 (13.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (13.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (7.89%) CCNP
6 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.63%) MCP
6 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.53%) vSphere
4 3 (7.89%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.63%) ProxySG
5 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (34.21%) VMware
3 10 (26.32%) Cisco
4 4 (10.53%) Citrix
5 3 (7.89%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.63%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.63%) Perforce
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