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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Client Server
Rank 219 191 210
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +19
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 10 31 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.58% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 1.75% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 15
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £18,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £40,000 £49,800
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.75%
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
2179 1773 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.69% 33.10% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1616 1416 1614
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +1 4 £38,000 - 2
Wolverhampton -1 3 - -
Birmingham -37 2 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Staffordshire -4 1 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Client/Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 14 (45.16%) Windows
3 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
4 10 (32.26%) Software Testing
4 10 (32.26%) Test Scripting
5 9 (29.03%) MS Office
6 8 (25.81%) SQL
6 8 (25.81%) WAN
6 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
6 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (22.58%) ISEB
7 7 (22.58%) Regression Testing
7 7 (22.58%) Automated Testing
8 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (19.35%) Citrix
8 6 (19.35%) Cisco
8 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
9 5 (16.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
9 5 (16.13%) Driving Licence
9 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
9 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
9 5 (16.13%) BDD
9 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
9 5 (16.13%) LAN
9 5 (16.13%) DNS
9 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
9 5 (16.13%) .NET
9 5 (16.13%) C#
9 5 (16.13%) TDD

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 4 (12.90%) Skype for Business
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.23%) JBoss
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
2 9 (29.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) WAN
2 5 (16.13%) DNS
2 5 (16.13%) LAN
3 4 (12.90%) DHCP
3 4 (12.90%) Firewall
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (9.68%) DMVPN
4 3 (9.68%) EIGRP
4 3 (9.68%) Internet
4 3 (9.68%) Wireless
5 2 (6.45%) VoIP
6 1 (3.23%) BIG-IP
6 1 (3.23%) IPsec
6 1 (3.23%) Network Security
6 1 (3.23%) SAN
6 1 (3.23%) SSL
6 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Bugzilla
1 5 (16.13%) JIRA
2 2 (6.45%) Serena SBM
2 2 (6.45%) TestDirector
2 2 (6.45%) WinRunner
3 1 (3.23%) Axure RP
3 1 (3.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (16.13%) Games
2 4 (12.90%) French Language
3 3 (9.68%) German Language
4 2 (6.45%) Finance
5 1 (3.23%) Marketing
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Tester
2 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) IT Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) IT Support
3 5 (16.13%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Manual Tester
3 5 (16.13%) Software Tester
4 4 (12.90%) Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Network Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Network Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Games Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.23%) Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) jQuery
3 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.13%) Driving Licence
3 3 (9.68%) PKI
4 2 (6.45%) Handset
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Software Testing
1 10 (32.26%) Test Scripting
2 7 (22.58%) Automated Testing
2 7 (22.58%) Regression Testing
3 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) BDD
4 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
4 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
4 5 (16.13%) Scrum
4 5 (16.13%) TDD
4 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
5 4 (12.90%) Validation
6 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.68%) High Availability
6 3 (9.68%) SDLC
6 3 (9.68%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (6.45%) Coaching
7 2 (6.45%) Defect Management
7 2 (6.45%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) C#
2 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
3 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (22.58%) ISEB
3 5 (16.13%) Degree
3 5 (16.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (12.90%) CCNA
4 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (9.68%) CCNP
5 3 (9.68%) ISTQB
5 3 (9.68%) MCSE
6 2 (6.45%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (6.45%) MCSA
7 1 (3.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) SLA
3 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
2 3 (9.68%) vSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) ProxySG
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Cisco
2 6 (19.35%) Citrix
3 4 (12.90%) VMware
4 3 (9.68%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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