The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank - 118 127
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.058% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.17% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £27,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.58%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.42%
Fat Client
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
600 594 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.56% 34.58% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 472 393 427
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in Cheshire

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) MCSA
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (75.00%) DHCP
3 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (75.00%) DNS
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) Degree
5 6 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (50.00%) LAN
5 6 (50.00%) WAN
5 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (50.00%) Network Security
6 5 (41.67%) Citrix
7 4 (33.33%) Dell
8 3 (25.00%) CommVault
8 3 (25.00%) EPoS
8 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (25.00%) MCSE
8 3 (25.00%) ITIL
8 3 (25.00%) HND
8 3 (25.00%) Symantec
8 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (25.00%) SCOM
8 3 (25.00%) WSUS
8 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
8 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) DHCP
1 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) Network Security
2 6 (50.00%) LAN
2 6 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
General
1 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) IT Support
4 3 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (25.00%) EPoS
3 1 (8.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) MCSA
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (25.00%) HND
3 3 (25.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (25.00%) WSUS
1 3 (25.00%) SCOM
1 3 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) Dell
5 3 (25.00%) CommVault
5 3 (25.00%) Symantec
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