The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 138 111
Rank change year-on-year +20 -27  
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 2 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.11% 0.17% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.41% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 9
Median salary £55,000 £33,099 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.16% -11.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,250 £38,250
% change year-on-year +3.03% +7.84%  

Client/Server is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 653 984 607
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 35.01% 41.05% 35.15%
Number of salaries quoted 457 628 502
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Client/Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Client/Server in Birmingham

Client/Server
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Client/Server in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Client/Server in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 7 (70.00%) VMware
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (60.00%) MCSE
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (40.00%) SAN
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) NAS
4 4 (40.00%) Office 365
5 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) Unix
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Dojo
6 1 (10.00%) WCF
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) QMS
6 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Marketing
6 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (10.00%) Process Management
6 1 (10.00%) Back Office
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Perforce
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) NAS
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (10.00%) BPM Designer
2 1 (10.00%) BPM Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Product Owner
2 1 (10.00%) Programmer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Dojo
1 1 (10.00%) DOM
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (10.00%) WCF
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Android Development
3 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (10.00%) People Management
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Process Management
3 1 (10.00%) QMS
3 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (10.00%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) MCSE
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Pega
3 1 (10.00%) Perforce
3 1 (10.00%) webMethods