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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 208 192 177
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -15
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 18 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.23% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 0.70% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 16
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,200 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
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
1716 1714 1437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.91% 32.85% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1439 1242
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Herefordshire - 8 £35,000 - 1
Birmingham -10 6 £36,375 -19.16% 1
Coventry -15 2 £50,000 -
Worcestershire -5 1 £38,500 +10.00%
Staffordshire - 1 £25,500 - 1
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 28 (56.00%) .NET
2 22 (44.00%) Web Services
2 22 (44.00%) Windows
3 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
4 19 (38.00%) C#
4 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET
5 18 (36.00%) SQL
5 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 14 (28.00%) XML
7 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
8 13 (26.00%) HTML
9 12 (24.00%) Degree
10 11 (22.00%) .NET Framework
10 11 (22.00%) VB.NET
11 10 (20.00%) jQuery
11 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (18.00%) Computer Science
12 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (18.00%) CSS
12 9 (18.00%) Cisco
12 9 (18.00%) Internet
12 9 (18.00%) MVC
13 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
13 8 (16.00%) LINQ
13 8 (16.00%) Subversion
13 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
13 8 (16.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (14.00%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 6 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.00%) IIS
2 5 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.00%) Node.js
3 3 (6.00%) nginx
3 3 (6.00%) Apache
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.00%) JBoss
4 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) Internet
2 7 (14.00%) Intranet
2 7 (14.00%) Firewall
3 6 (12.00%) SAN
4 5 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (10.00%) WAN
5 4 (8.00%) DHCP
5 4 (8.00%) LAN
5 4 (8.00%) DNS
6 3 (6.00%) VPN
6 3 (6.00%) HTTP
6 3 (6.00%) MPLS
7 2 (4.00%) Wireless
7 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (4.00%) NetScaler
7 2 (4.00%) VLAN
8 1 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.00%) DMVPN
8 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.00%) MySQL
2 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.00%) MS Access
3 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) DB2
4 1 (2.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (16.00%) Subversion
2 4 (8.00%) Mercurial
2 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.00%) Maven
4 1 (2.00%) Ant
4 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.00%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (14.00%) Automotive
2 6 (12.00%) Finance
3 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.00%) Law
6 1 (2.00%) Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Retail
6 1 (2.00%) Marketing
6 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Developer
2 15 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Applications Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Network Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (8.00%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (56.00%) .NET
2 22 (44.00%) Web Services
3 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET
4 14 (28.00%) XML
5 13 (26.00%) HTML
6 11 (22.00%) .NET Framework
7 10 (20.00%) jQuery
8 9 (18.00%) CSS
9 8 (16.00%) LINQ
9 8 (16.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (14.00%) WCF
11 5 (10.00%) RESTful
12 4 (8.00%) ADO.NET
12 4 (8.00%) J2EE
12 4 (8.00%) Spring
13 3 (6.00%) CSS3
13 3 (6.00%) HTML5
13 3 (6.00%) SOAP
13 3 (6.00%) DOM
13 3 (6.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.00%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.00%) Replication
6 1 (2.00%) Equities
6 1 (2.00%) PKI
6 1 (2.00%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.00%) Telematics
6 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.00%) Android
6 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.00%) Linux
7 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.00%) UNIX
8 1 (2.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (18.00%) MVC
2 7 (14.00%) OO
3 6 (12.00%) Scrum
3 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (10.00%) SOA
4 5 (10.00%) CRM
4 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (10.00%) Process Management
5 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (8.00%) Web Development
5 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (6.00%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.00%) OOD
7 2 (4.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.00%) Network Management
8 1 (2.00%) Web Design
8 1 (2.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) C#
2 18 (36.00%) SQL
3 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (22.00%) VB.NET
5 6 (12.00%) Java
6 4 (8.00%) VB
6 4 (8.00%) VB6
7 3 (6.00%) XPath
8 2 (4.00%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.00%) Perl
9 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Degree
2 7 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (12.00%) CCNA
4 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (8.00%) MCSE
5 4 (8.00%) MCITP
5 4 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.00%) MCP
6 1 (2.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.00%) XenDesktop
2 6 (12.00%) XenApp
3 4 (8.00%) VMware Server
3 4 (8.00%) XenServer
3 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.00%) vSphere
4 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (4.00%) XenMobile
1 2 (4.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) Cisco
3 7 (14.00%) VMware
4 6 (12.00%) NetApp
4 6 (12.00%) HP
4 6 (12.00%) Citrix
5 5 (10.00%) Apple
6 4 (8.00%) SonicWALL
6 4 (8.00%) WatchGuard
7 2 (4.00%) Symantec
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle
7 2 (4.00%) Kaspersky
8 1 (2.00%) Pega
8 1 (2.00%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.00%) Sybase
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.00%) BEA
8 1 (2.00%) Vitria
8 1 (2.00%) Remedy
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