Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Client Server
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 345 326 298
Rank change year-on-year -19 -28 -4
Permanent jobs citing Client/Server 35 35 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.26% 0.28% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.70% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 46
North West median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £35,300 £21,250 £19,125
90th Percentile £80,000 £62,500 £51,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Client/Server is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5190 5034 4652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.17% 40.31% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4045 4198 3695
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Client/Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Client/Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -16 25 £43,750 +2.94% 3
Manchester -15 7 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Merseyside +20 3 - -
Client/Server
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 15 (42.86%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 14 (40.00%) Handset
3 14 (40.00%) Smartphone
3 14 (40.00%) Android
3 14 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 12 (34.29%) Banking
4 12 (34.29%) Retail Banking
4 12 (34.29%) ITIL
5 11 (31.43%) Internet
5 11 (31.43%) Finance
5 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
7 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (25.71%) Workflow
7 9 (25.71%) Waterfall
8 7 (20.00%) Mathematics
8 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 7 (20.00%) Use Case
8 7 (20.00%) Machine Learning
8 7 (20.00%) Scrum
8 7 (20.00%) DSDM
9 6 (17.14%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (17.14%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
10 5 (14.29%) .NET
10 5 (14.29%) SQL
11 4 (11.43%) VB.NET

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 15 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (17.14%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (11.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.86%) Route 53
3 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) DNS
2 3 (8.57%) Skype
3 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (11.43%) MySQL
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (34.29%) Banking
1 12 (34.29%) Retail Banking
2 11 (31.43%) Finance
3 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.71%) Legal
5 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Architect
1 14 (40.00%) Developer
1 14 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 13 (37.14%) Mobile Solutions Architect
3 9 (25.71%) SharePoint Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Senior Architect
5 6 (17.14%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Systems Manager
7 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) ICT Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) ICT Support
8 2 (5.71%) ICT Support Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Support
8 2 (5.71%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (5.71%) CSS
2 2 (5.71%) jQuery
2 2 (5.71%) WinForms
3 1 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Handset
1 14 (40.00%) Smartphone
2 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (17.14%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (11.43%) NHS
6 3 (8.57%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.86%) Life Science
7 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Android
2 14 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) ITIL
2 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (25.71%) Waterfall
3 9 (25.71%) Workflow
4 7 (20.00%) DSDM
4 7 (20.00%) Machine Learning
4 7 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 7 (20.00%) Scrum
4 7 (20.00%) Use Case
5 4 (11.43%) Data Extraction
6 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (8.57%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (5.71%) MVC
7 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.71%) Web Development
8 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) C#
2 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
3 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) MCPD
3 1 (2.86%) MCSD
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Microsoft