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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 187 183 168
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 26 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.48% 0.35% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.07% 1.22% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 21
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £30,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,950 £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
1258 1558 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.07% 28.55% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 1341 1019
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +9 9 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Herefordshire - 5 £35,000 - 3
Solihull 0 4 £42,500 +97.67%
Staffordshire -14 2 £25,500 -43.33% 2
Coventry +1 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 29 August 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 27 (52.94%) .NET
2 26 (50.98%) Windows
3 24 (47.06%) SQL
4 23 (45.10%) Web Services
5 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
6 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
6 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
7 18 (35.29%) C#
8 16 (31.37%) XML
9 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
9 15 (29.41%) Computer Science
9 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (27.45%) HTML
11 13 (25.49%) VB.NET
11 13 (25.49%) MS Excel
11 13 (25.49%) .NET Framework
11 13 (25.49%) Degree
12 12 (23.53%) WCF
12 12 (23.53%) Cisco
12 12 (23.53%) VMware
13 11 (21.57%) Finance
14 10 (19.61%) Firewall
14 10 (19.61%) CSS
14 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (17.65%) XenApp
15 9 (17.65%) XenDesktop
15 9 (17.65%) Windows 7
15 9 (17.65%) VB6
15 9 (17.65%) VB
15 9 (17.65%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (13.73%) IIS
3 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.96%) SAS
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.96%) Apache
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.96%) Node.js
5 1 (1.96%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (25.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
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%) VPN
5 6 (11.76%) MPLS
5 6 (11.76%) Intranet
6 5 (9.80%) VLAN
6 5 (9.80%) Ethernet
6 5 (9.80%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (9.80%) NetScaler
6 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
7 4 (7.84%) Wireless
8 2 (3.92%) DNS
8 2 (3.92%) DHCP
9 1 (1.96%) VoIP
9 1 (1.96%) HTTP
9 1 (1.96%) IPsec
9 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.92%) MS Access
4 1 (1.96%) DTS
4 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Visual Studio
1 6 (11.76%) Subversion
2 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.84%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.96%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.96%) Maven
4 1 (1.96%) Ant
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Automotive
3 5 (9.80%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.88%) Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Law
5 1 (1.96%) Legal
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (62.75%) Developer
2 14 (27.45%) .NET Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Software Developer
4 9 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 9 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Applications Developer
6 6 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Network Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Network Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
8 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (52.94%) .NET
2 23 (45.10%) Web Services
3 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
4 16 (31.37%) XML
5 14 (27.45%) HTML
6 13 (25.49%) .NET Framework
7 12 (23.53%) WCF
8 10 (19.61%) CSS
9 8 (15.69%) ADO.NET
10 6 (11.76%) .NET Compact Framework
11 5 (9.80%) Spring
11 5 (9.80%) SOAP
11 5 (9.80%) LINQ
11 5 (9.80%) jQuery
11 5 (9.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
12 4 (7.84%) WinForms
12 4 (7.84%) J2EE
13 3 (5.88%) DOM
13 3 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 5 (9.80%) Replication
4 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.96%) Equities
5 1 (1.96%) PKI
5 1 (1.96%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.98%) Windows
2 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (11.76%) Windows XP
5 5 (9.80%) Android
6 4 (7.84%) Linux
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.88%) UNIX
8 1 (1.96%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.69%) Web Development
2 7 (13.73%) OO
3 6 (11.76%) OOD
3 6 (11.76%) MVC
3 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
3 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.80%) Scrum
4 5 (9.80%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (9.80%) Process Management
4 5 (9.80%) SOA
4 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
4 5 (9.80%) Network Management
5 4 (7.84%) CRM
5 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.88%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.92%) Multithreading
7 2 (3.92%) Resource Management
8 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (47.06%) SQL
2 18 (35.29%) C#
3 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 13 (25.49%) VB.NET
5 9 (17.65%) VB
5 9 (17.65%) VB6
6 7 (13.73%) Java
7 6 (11.76%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.88%) XPath
9 2 (3.92%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) 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%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (7.84%) MCITP
6 3 (5.88%) MCSD
7 1 (1.96%) MCP
7 1 (1.96%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.65%) XenApp
2 9 (17.65%) XenDesktop
3 5 (9.80%) vSphere
3 5 (9.80%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.84%) XenServer
4 4 (7.84%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.84%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (9.80%) Backup Exec
1 5 (9.80%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.53%) VMware
2 12 (23.53%) Cisco
3 9 (17.65%) HP
3 9 (17.65%) Citrix
3 9 (17.65%) NetApp
4 5 (9.80%) Apple
4 5 (9.80%) Symantec
4 5 (9.80%) Kaspersky
5 4 (7.84%) WatchGuard
5 4 (7.84%) SonicWALL
5 4 (7.84%) Oracle
6 3 (5.88%) Remedy
7 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.96%) JBoss
7 1 (1.96%) Riverbed
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