The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.85% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.49% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £21,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Fat Client
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
91 56 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 33.70% 22.31% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 47 45 27
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% -2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £24,500 £18,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,600 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in Chester

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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%) MS Exchange
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (90.00%) vSphere
2 9 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (60.00%) VPN
5 5 (50.00%) ADSL
5 5 (50.00%) HP
5 5 (50.00%) SAN
5 5 (50.00%) Firewall
5 5 (50.00%) XenApp
6 4 (40.00%) Citrix
7 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (10.00%) Internet
7 1 (10.00%) DHCP
7 1 (10.00%) DNS
7 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (10.00%) ProCurve
7 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (10.00%) HP SIM

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) VPN
2 5 (50.00%) ADSL
2 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Help Desk Technician
3 2 (20.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) vSphere
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) ProCurve