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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 194 197 176
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 23 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.31% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 0.95% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 21
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £30,350 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1657 1791 1487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.89% 32.86% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1372 1543 1294
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +2 8 £33,250 -19.39% 1
Herefordshire - 6 £35,000 - 1
Solihull +6 3 £42,500 +97.67%
Staffordshire -10 2 £25,500 -32.00% 3
Coventry -9 1 £50,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £35,000 -
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 26 (50.98%) .NET
1 26 (50.98%) Windows
2 23 (45.10%) Web Services
3 21 (41.18%) SQL
3 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
4 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
5 18 (35.29%) C#
6 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
7 16 (31.37%) XML
8 15 (29.41%) MS Excel
9 14 (27.45%) Computer Science
10 13 (25.49%) .NET Framework
10 13 (25.49%) HTML
10 13 (25.49%) VB.NET
11 12 (23.53%) Cisco
11 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (21.57%) Windows 7
12 11 (21.57%) Degree
12 11 (21.57%) WCF
12 11 (21.57%) VMware
13 10 (19.61%) Firewall
13 10 (19.61%) Finance
13 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
13 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (17.65%) XenDesktop
14 9 (17.65%) XenApp
14 9 (17.65%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.76%) IIS
3 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (29.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) Firewall
2 9 (17.65%) SAN
3 8 (15.69%) Internet
3 8 (15.69%) WAN
4 7 (13.73%) LAN
5 6 (11.76%) Intranet
5 6 (11.76%) MPLS
5 6 (11.76%) VPN
6 5 (9.80%) NetScaler
6 5 (9.80%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (9.80%) VLAN
6 5 (9.80%) Ethernet
6 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
7 4 (7.84%) Wireless
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.96%) DMVPN
8 1 (1.96%) Network Security
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.96%) VoIP
8 1 (1.96%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.92%) MS Access
3 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.96%) DTS
4 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Subversion
1 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.84%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.96%) Maven
3 1 (1.96%) Ant
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.96%) NetBeans
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Automotive
3 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.80%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.88%) Law
5 2 (3.92%) Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Marketing
6 1 (1.96%) Retail
6 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (58.82%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 10 (19.61%) C# Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Software Developer
3 10 (19.61%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (17.65%) Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Applications Developer
5 6 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Mobile Developer
5 6 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Network Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Network Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.98%) .NET
2 23 (45.10%) Web Services
3 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
4 16 (31.37%) XML
5 13 (25.49%) .NET Framework
5 13 (25.49%) HTML
6 11 (21.57%) WCF
7 9 (17.65%) CSS
8 8 (15.69%) ADO.NET
9 6 (11.76%) LINQ
9 6 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (11.76%) .NET Compact Framework
10 5 (9.80%) jQuery
11 4 (7.84%) J2EE
11 4 (7.84%) SOAP
11 4 (7.84%) Spring
12 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (5.88%) DOM
12 3 (5.88%) XSLT
12 3 (5.88%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Computer Science
2 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.76%) Mobile App
4 5 (9.80%) Replication
5 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.96%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.96%) PKI
6 1 (1.96%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.98%) Windows
2 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (21.57%) Windows 7
4 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (11.76%) Windows XP
6 5 (9.80%) Android
7 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.92%) UNIX
8 2 (3.92%) Linux
9 1 (1.96%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.69%) Web Development
1 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (11.76%) Scrum
2 6 (11.76%) OOD
2 6 (11.76%) OO
2 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
3 5 (9.80%) Network Management
3 5 (9.80%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
3 5 (9.80%) SOA
3 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
3 5 (9.80%) Process Management
3 5 (9.80%) MVC
4 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.84%) CRM
4 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.92%) Resource Management
6 2 (3.92%) Multithreading
7 1 (1.96%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) SQL
2 18 (35.29%) C#
3 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
4 13 (25.49%) VB.NET
5 8 (15.69%) VB
5 8 (15.69%) VB6
6 6 (11.76%) T-SQL
7 5 (9.80%) Java
8 3 (5.88%) XPath
9 2 (3.92%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.96%) Perl
10 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (13.73%) MCSE
4 6 (11.76%) CCNA
5 4 (7.84%) MCITP
5 4 (7.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (5.88%) MCSD
7 1 (1.96%) MCP
7 1 (1.96%) CCNP
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
1 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (17.65%) XenDesktop
2 9 (17.65%) XenApp
3 5 (9.80%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (9.80%) vSphere
4 4 (7.84%) VMware Server
4 4 (7.84%) XenServer
4 4 (7.84%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) XenMobile
1 5 (9.80%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (9.80%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.53%) Cisco
3 11 (21.57%) VMware
4 9 (17.65%) HP
4 9 (17.65%) Citrix
4 9 (17.65%) NetApp
5 5 (9.80%) Kaspersky
5 5 (9.80%) Symantec
5 5 (9.80%) Apple
6 4 (7.84%) SonicWALL
6 4 (7.84%) WatchGuard
7 3 (5.88%) Remedy
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle
9 1 (1.96%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.96%) JBoss
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