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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Client Server
Rank 203 188 186
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 17 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.28% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 0.85% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 17
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £30,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,950 £52,000 £37,000
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
1683 1766 1477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.23% 32.89% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1395 1494 1277
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 1 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 1 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
Birmingham -3 8 £33,250 -26.11%
Herefordshire - 6 £35,000 -
Coventry -6 2 £50,000 -
Staffordshire -6 1 £25,500 -15.00% 1
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 27 (56.25%) .NET
2 23 (47.92%) Windows
3 21 (43.75%) Web Services
4 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
6 18 (37.50%) C#
6 18 (37.50%) SQL
6 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 15 (31.25%) MS Excel
8 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
9 13 (27.08%) HTML
9 13 (27.08%) XML
10 12 (25.00%) Degree
10 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (22.92%) Computer Science
11 11 (22.92%) .NET Framework
11 11 (22.92%) VB.NET
12 9 (18.75%) CSS
12 9 (18.75%) Cisco
12 9 (18.75%) Internet
12 9 (18.75%) WCF
12 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (16.67%) Windows 7
13 8 (16.67%) Finance
14 7 (14.58%) Automotive
14 7 (14.58%) VMware
14 7 (14.58%) Firewall
14 7 (14.58%) MVC
14 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (14.58%) Intranet

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 (12.50%) IIS
1 6 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.17%) Node.js
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.17%) nginx
3 2 (4.17%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) Internet
2 7 (14.58%) Firewall
2 7 (14.58%) Intranet
3 6 (12.50%) SAN
4 5 (10.42%) WAN
4 5 (10.42%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (8.33%) LAN
6 3 (6.25%) MPLS
6 3 (6.25%) DHCP
6 3 (6.25%) VPN
6 3 (6.25%) DNS
7 2 (4.17%) VLAN
7 2 (4.17%) NetScaler
7 2 (4.17%) Ethernet
7 2 (4.17%) HTTP
7 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.17%) Wireless
8 1 (2.08%) IPsec
8 1 (2.08%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.17%) MS Access
3 2 (4.17%) MySQL
3 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.08%) DTS
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
1 7 (14.58%) Subversion
2 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.33%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.08%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.08%) Ant
4 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.08%) Maven
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Automotive
3 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.17%) Law
6 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.08%) Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Retail
6 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.75%) C# Developer
3 9 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Applications Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Network Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (10.42%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (56.25%) .NET
2 21 (43.75%) Web Services
3 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 13 (27.08%) HTML
4 13 (27.08%) XML
5 11 (22.92%) .NET Framework
6 9 (18.75%) CSS
6 9 (18.75%) WCF
7 7 (14.58%) jQuery
8 6 (12.50%) LINQ
8 6 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (12.50%) ADO.NET
9 4 (8.33%) .NET Compact Framework
9 4 (8.33%) RESTful
9 4 (8.33%) J2EE
10 3 (6.25%) WinForms
10 3 (6.25%) JAXB
10 3 (6.25%) SOAP
10 3 (6.25%) DOM
10 3 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.17%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.17%) Replication
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Equities
5 1 (2.08%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.08%) Telematics
5 1 (2.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (47.92%) Windows
2 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.42%) Android
6 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.17%) Linux
9 1 (2.08%) Windows CE
9 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.58%) MVC
2 7 (14.58%) OO
3 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 6 (12.50%) Web Development
3 6 (12.50%) Scrum
4 5 (10.42%) Process Management
4 5 (10.42%) SOA
4 5 (10.42%) CRM
4 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (8.33%) OOD
6 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.17%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (4.17%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.17%) Network Management
7 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.08%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) C#
1 18 (37.50%) SQL
2 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 11 (22.92%) VB.NET
4 6 (12.50%) VB6
4 6 (12.50%) VB
5 5 (10.42%) Java
6 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.25%) XPath
8 2 (4.17%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.08%) Perl
9 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Degree
2 7 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (12.50%) CCNA
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (10.42%) MCSE
5 4 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (8.33%) MCITP
6 1 (2.08%) CCNP
6 1 (2.08%) MCP
6 1 (2.08%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
1 7 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.50%) XenApp
2 6 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 4 (8.33%) VMware Server
3 4 (8.33%) XenServer
3 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.17%) vSphere
4 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) XenMobile
1 2 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (4.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.75%) Cisco
3 7 (14.58%) VMware
4 6 (12.50%) HP
4 6 (12.50%) Citrix
4 6 (12.50%) NetApp
5 5 (10.42%) Apple
6 4 (8.33%) WatchGuard
6 4 (8.33%) SonicWALL
7 2 (4.17%) Kaspersky
7 2 (4.17%) Symantec
8 1 (2.08%) Remedy
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle
8 1 (2.08%) JBoss
8 1 (2.08%) Riverbed
Stoke on Trent
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + on experience+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 14 days ago