The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 206 196 211
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 3 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.060% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.86% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 1
Average salary £23,500 £50,000 £44,202
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.00% +13.11%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%
Fat Client
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1960 2098 2008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.34% 37.40% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1379 1353 1633
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Fat Client across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fat Client across the Berkshire region.

Fat Client Salary Trend in Berkshire

Fat Client
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -2 3 £23,500 -53.00%
Fat Client
South East

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Fat Client also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Fat Client.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 9 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (88.89%) CCNA
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) MCP
2 8 (88.89%) VLAN
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Terminal Services
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (66.67%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas
4 1 (11.11%) Unicenter
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) MS Access
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Fat Client also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Fat Client. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
1 8 (88.89%) VLAN
2 6 (66.67%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 9 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) MCP
1 8 (88.89%) CCNA
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Terminal Services
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Unicenter
1 1 (11.11%) Netcool
1 1 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (11.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Meridio
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas