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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 134 121 107
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.34% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 1.05% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
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
753 668 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.53% 32.21% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 629 613 369
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 20 October 2014.

Fat Client Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) IPv4
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (50.00%) XenApp
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
4 3 (37.50%) vSphere
4 3 (37.50%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
4 3 (37.50%) IPsec
4 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) NetApp
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) WAN

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) IPv4
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) IPsec
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Installations Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
2 3 (37.50%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) SonicWALL
4 3 (37.50%) NetApp
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Dell
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