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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 204 205 222
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 19 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.30% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 0.89% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 6
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
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
2086 1903 2042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 35.28% 33.79% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1314 1445 1677
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fat Client across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Fat Client Salary Histogram 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 22 September 2014. 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
Bracknell -8 10 - -
Reading +3 9 £50,000 -9.09%
Fat Client
South East

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 34 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 29 (85.29%) Citrix
3 24 (70.59%) Windows
3 24 (70.59%) HP
4 20 (58.82%) Active Directory
5 19 (55.88%) MS Office
6 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (50.00%) Windows 7
8 15 (44.12%) SCCM
8 15 (44.12%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (44.12%) MS Exchange
9 14 (41.18%) DNS
9 14 (41.18%) AppSense
9 14 (41.18%) VMware
10 13 (38.24%) NetBackup
10 13 (38.24%) Incident Management
10 13 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (38.24%) MCSE
10 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (35.29%) SAN
11 12 (35.29%) Veritas
11 12 (35.29%) EMC
11 12 (35.29%) Oracle
11 12 (35.29%) SQL
12 11 (32.35%) Linux
12 11 (32.35%) DHCP
12 11 (32.35%) Windows XP
12 11 (32.35%) Red Hat

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 15 (44.12%) MS Exchange
2 13 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (29.41%) Live Communications Server
4 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.94%) IIS
5 1 (2.94%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (55.88%) MS Office
2 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) DNS
2 12 (35.29%) SAN
3 11 (32.35%) DHCP
4 4 (11.76%) VPN
5 3 (8.82%) PBX
6 1 (2.94%) Internet
6 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.94%) Broadband
6 1 (2.94%) Firewall
6 1 (2.94%) Wireless
6 1 (2.94%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) MS Access
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Citrix Specialist
2 10 (29.41%) Citrix Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Support Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (20.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Desktop Support
5 4 (11.76%) Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.94%) Support Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Citrix Support Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) IT Support
7 1 (2.94%) Desktop Team Leader
7 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 34 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 10 (29.41%) Statistics
3 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 11 (32.35%) Linux
4 11 (32.35%) Windows XP
5 10 (29.41%) SUSE
6 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.94%) Windows NT
9 1 (2.94%) UNIX
9 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Incident Management
2 11 (32.35%) Problem Management
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL
3 5 (14.71%) Time Management
4 3 (8.82%) BCP
4 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) Coaching
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.94%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (2.94%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) VBScript
3 1 (2.94%) VB
3 1 (2.94%) C
3 1 (2.94%) Perl
3 1 (2.94%) Bourne shell
3 1 (2.94%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) MCSE
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
3 10 (29.41%) CCEE
3 10 (29.41%) Linux+ Certification
3 10 (29.41%) CCA
3 10 (29.41%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
5 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft App-V
3 10 (29.41%) IAG
3 10 (29.41%) UAG
4 3 (8.82%) MetaFrame
4 3 (8.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.82%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.88%) XenServer
6 1 (2.94%) NFS
6 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (44.12%) SCCM
2 13 (38.24%) NetBackup
3 11 (32.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 10 (29.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 10 (29.41%) Netcool
4 10 (29.41%) Unicenter
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (2.94%) Nagios
6 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.94%) MOM
6 1 (2.94%) OpenView
6 1 (2.94%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) Citrix
2 24 (70.59%) HP
3 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (41.18%) AppSense
4 14 (41.18%) VMware
5 12 (35.29%) Veritas
5 12 (35.29%) EMC
5 12 (35.29%) Oracle
6 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
6 11 (32.35%) Meridio
7 5 (14.71%) Lumension
8 4 (11.76%) Fujitsu
8 4 (11.76%) IBM
8 4 (11.76%) McAfee
9 3 (8.82%) Avaya
9 3 (8.82%) Cisco
9 3 (8.82%) Dell
10 2 (5.88%) Symantec
11 1 (2.94%) CA
11 1 (2.94%) Isilon