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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 219 191 206
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +15
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 15 40 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.70% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 2.12% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 31 22
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,540 £18,000 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £40,000 £49,050
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.73% -1.87%
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
2099 1886 1910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.68% 33.13% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1550 1489 1546
Median salary £38,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Warwickshire +13 5 £38,000 +8.57%
Birmingham -30 5 £26,849 -23.28% 2
Wolverhampton +2 3 - -
Staffordshire 0 1 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Herefordshire -4 1 - -
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 23 (67.65%) Microsoft
2 16 (47.06%) Windows
3 14 (41.18%) MS Excel
4 11 (32.35%) Software Testing
5 10 (29.41%) Test Scripting
5 10 (29.41%) MS Office
6 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
6 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (26.47%) SQL
6 9 (26.47%) WAN
7 8 (23.53%) ISEB
7 8 (23.53%) Regression Testing
7 8 (23.53%) Automated Testing
8 7 (20.59%) Degree
8 7 (20.59%) Citrix
8 7 (20.59%) Cisco
9 6 (17.65%) LAN
9 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
9 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
10 5 (14.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
10 5 (14.71%) Driving Licence
10 5 (14.71%) BDD
10 5 (14.71%) Skype for Business
10 5 (14.71%) TDD
10 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
10 5 (14.71%) Bugzilla
10 5 (14.71%) Games
10 5 (14.71%) Scrum

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 5 (14.71%) Skype for Business
2 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.94%) JBoss
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 10 (29.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) WAN
2 6 (17.65%) LAN
3 5 (14.71%) DNS
4 4 (11.76%) DHCP
4 4 (11.76%) Firewall
4 4 (11.76%) Internet
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (8.82%) DMVPN
5 3 (8.82%) EIGRP
5 3 (8.82%) VoIP
5 3 (8.82%) Wireless
6 1 (2.94%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.94%) IPsec
6 1 (2.94%) Network Security
6 1 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.94%) SAN
6 1 (2.94%) SSL
6 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) DB2
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Bugzilla
1 5 (14.71%) JIRA
2 3 (8.82%) Serena SBM
2 3 (8.82%) TestDirector
2 3 (8.82%) WinRunner
3 1 (2.94%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (14.71%) French Language
1 5 (14.71%) Games
2 4 (11.76%) German Language
3 3 (8.82%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Tester
2 7 (20.59%) Support Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) IT Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) IT Support
3 6 (17.65%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Manual Tester
4 5 (14.71%) Software Tester
5 4 (11.76%) Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Network Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Network Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Test Leader
7 2 (5.88%) Games Tester
8 1 (2.94%) Desktop Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
1 5 (14.71%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) EJB
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) J2EE
2 1 (2.94%) jQuery
2 1 (2.94%) JSP
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.71%) Driving Licence
3 3 (8.82%) Handset
3 3 (8.82%) PKI
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.94%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Software Testing
2 10 (29.41%) Test Scripting
3 8 (23.53%) Automated Testing
3 8 (23.53%) Regression Testing
4 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 5 (14.71%) BDD
5 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
5 5 (14.71%) Scrum
5 5 (14.71%) TDD
5 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
6 4 (11.76%) Validation
7 3 (8.82%) Coaching
7 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.82%) High Availability
7 3 (8.82%) Manual Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Migration
7 3 (8.82%) Release Management
7 3 (8.82%) System Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) C#
2 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
3 2 (5.88%) Java
3 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (23.53%) ISEB
3 7 (20.59%) Degree
4 5 (14.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (11.76%) CCNA
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (11.76%) MCSE
6 3 (8.82%) CCNP
6 3 (8.82%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
6 3 (8.82%) MCSA
7 1 (2.94%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
2 4 (11.76%) SLA
3 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) VMware ESX
2 3 (8.82%) vSphere
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Cisco
2 7 (20.59%) Citrix
3 4 (11.76%) VMware
4 3 (8.82%) Riverbed
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.94%) Pega
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