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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 115 116 141
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +25
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 12 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.63% 0.29% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.63% 0.83% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 4
Average salary £35,000 £27,600 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.81% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £27,600 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,600 £24,700
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,100 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.97% -14.00%
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
737 605 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.45% 35.67% 35.40%
Number of salaries quoted 647 451 679
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fat Client across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Fat Client Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Fat Client
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Warrington +12 9 £35,000 +26.81% 1
Runcorn -3 3 - -
Fat Client
North West

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (66.67%) DNS
4 12 (66.67%) DHCP
4 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 12 (66.67%) Windows
4 12 (66.67%) MCSA
5 9 (50.00%) Degree
5 9 (50.00%) Network Security
6 8 (44.44%) LAN
6 8 (44.44%) WAN
6 8 (44.44%) VMware
6 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (38.89%) Citrix
8 5 (27.78%) ITIL
8 5 (27.78%) Dell
9 4 (22.22%) Change Management
9 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
10 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
10 3 (16.67%) HND
10 3 (16.67%) MCSE
10 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
10 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (16.67%) CommVault
10 3 (16.67%) Symantec
10 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) DHCP
1 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 12 (66.67%) DNS
2 9 (50.00%) Network Security
3 8 (44.44%) LAN
3 8 (44.44%) WAN
4 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.56%) Firewall
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) ADSL
General
1 3 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) IT Support
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (16.67%) EPoS
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (5.56%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (66.67%) MCSA
3 9 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (16.67%) HND
4 3 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (5.56%) MCP
5 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 3 (16.67%) WSUS
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
1 3 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) Citrix
4 5 (27.78%) Dell
5 3 (16.67%) CommVault
5 3 (16.67%) Symantec
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco
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