The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 126 129 122
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.15% 0.050% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.12% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £23,500 - £20,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 - £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 - £21,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £39,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +16.41%
Fat Client
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
701 831 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 34.74% 41.32% 43.45%
Number of salaries quoted 588 634 645
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in Bristol

Fat Client
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fat Client across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Fat Client Salary Histogram in Bristol

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) A+ Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Avaya
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) Nokia
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (20.00%) WorkSite
5 1 (20.00%) Polycom
5 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (20.00%) iPhone
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Postfix
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Practice Management

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) WorkSite
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Change Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Change Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (20.00%) iPhone
3 1 (20.00%) Handset
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) iPad
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Practice Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Postfix
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Polycom
2 1 (20.00%) LexisNexis