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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 119 - 121
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% - 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.25% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.42% -
Fat Client
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
638 685 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.29% 35.86% 35.55%
Number of salaries quoted 508 590 595
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in Birmingham

Fat Client
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fat Client across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Fat Client Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 7 (70.00%) NetApp
2 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (70.00%) HP
2 7 (70.00%) Dell
2 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) IPv4
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) IPsec
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (70.00%) SonicWALL
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (70.00%) XenApp
2 7 (70.00%) XenDesktop
2 7 (70.00%) vSphere
2 7 (70.00%) Forefront TMG
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (70.00%) HP StoreVirtual
3 6 (60.00%) Terminal Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) IPv4
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
1 7 (70.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Installations Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (70.00%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) Change Management
1 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (70.00%) XenApp
2 7 (70.00%) XenDesktop
2 7 (70.00%) vSphere
2 7 (70.00%) Forefront TMG
3 6 (60.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) NetApp
2 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) SonicWALL
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) HP
2 7 (70.00%) Dell