The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Client/Server in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Client/Server over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 260 219 181
Rank change year-on-year -41 -38  
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 11 15 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.27% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.68% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 51
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £24,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +7.22% +6.41%  

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2737 2196 2373
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 40.52% 39.63% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2199 1891 1900
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Client/Server
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Client/Server in the North West

Client/Server
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Client/Server in the North West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Client/Server in the North West

Client/Server
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Client/Server within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
Cheshire - 6 £60,000 - 1
Manchester -28 3 £27,000 -1.81% 1
Merseyside -11 2 £31,500 -16.00%
Client/Server
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Client/Server.

1 17 (58.62%) Apple iOS
2 12 (41.38%) Android
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Banking
2 12 (41.38%) Smartphone
2 12 (41.38%) Handset
3 11 (37.93%) Finance
4 10 (34.48%) Windows
5 8 (27.59%) Java
5 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
5 8 (27.59%) Retail Banking
5 8 (27.59%) Retail
6 7 (24.14%) Mobile App
6 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
7 6 (20.69%) DSDM
7 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
7 6 (20.69%) SQL
7 6 (20.69%) Linux
7 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Project
7 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (20.69%) Machine Learning
7 6 (20.69%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
7 6 (20.69%) Scrum
7 6 (20.69%) Mathematics
7 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
7 6 (20.69%) Use Case
7 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (17.24%) Spring
8 5 (17.24%) Test Automation

Client/Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.90%) IBM Notes
3 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Project
1 6 (20.69%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
1 3 (10.34%) VPN
2 2 (6.90%) FTP
2 2 (6.90%) HTTP
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (6.90%) Network Security
2 2 (6.90%) SMTP
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) WAN
3 1 (3.45%) DMZ
3 1 (3.45%) IPsec
3 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MySQL
1 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.34%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.34%) Selenium
1 3 (10.34%) Subversion
General
1 12 (41.38%) Banking
2 11 (37.93%) Finance
3 8 (27.59%) Retail
3 8 (27.59%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Architect
2 11 (37.93%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (27.59%) Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Java Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Mobile Solutions Architect
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Architect
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (6.90%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (3.45%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Server Support
7 1 (3.45%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Hibernate
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
1 5 (17.24%) J2EE
1 5 (17.24%) Spring
2 3 (10.34%) Dojo
2 3 (10.34%) EJB
2 3 (10.34%) JPA
2 3 (10.34%) JSP
2 3 (10.34%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (10.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Handset
1 12 (41.38%) Smartphone
2 7 (24.14%) Mobile App
3 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
4 4 (13.79%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (10.34%) N-Tier
6 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Apple iOS
2 12 (41.38%) Android
3 10 (34.48%) Windows
4 6 (20.69%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
3 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (20.69%) DSDM
3 6 (20.69%) Machine Learning
3 6 (20.69%) Mathematics
3 6 (20.69%) Scrum
3 6 (20.69%) Use Case
3 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
4 5 (17.24%) iOS Development
4 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
4 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
5 3 (10.34%) API Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Scalability Testing
5 3 (10.34%) SDLC
5 3 (10.34%) TDD
5 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.90%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 2 (6.90%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) C
4 3 (10.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (3.45%) CISM
1 1 (3.45%) CISMP
1 1 (3.45%) CISSP
1 1 (3.45%) CLAS
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
1 1 (3.45%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) ISA Server
2 2 (6.90%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.90%) Lotus
4 1 (3.45%) Baan
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) Google
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