The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 274 349 315
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -34
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 31 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.054% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 0.12% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 30 3 13
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Fat Client
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4263 6046 5709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 42.15% 46.33% 48.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3513 5000 4863
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Fat Client
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in the City of London

Fat Client
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fat Client across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Fat Client Salary Histogram in the City of London

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 59 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 48 (81.36%) Citrix
3 43 (72.88%) Active Directory
4 42 (71.19%) Microsoft
5 34 (57.63%) Finance
6 32 (54.24%) MS Office
7 31 (52.54%) ITIL
8 28 (47.46%) Degree
9 26 (44.07%) Service Management
9 26 (44.07%) Windows
10 25 (42.37%) LAN
11 22 (37.29%) XenDesktop
12 21 (35.59%) Patch Management
13 17 (28.81%) VMware
14 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (23.73%) XenApp
16 13 (22.03%) MS Exchange
16 13 (22.03%) MS Excel
16 13 (22.03%) Project Management
17 12 (20.34%) Time Management
17 12 (20.34%) Windows 7
18 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2010
18 10 (16.95%) Blackberry
18 10 (16.95%) DHCP
18 10 (16.95%) DNS
19 9 (15.25%) Fidessa
19 9 (15.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 9 (15.25%) Reuters
19 9 (15.25%) Bloomberg
19 9 (15.25%) IP Telephony

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 13 (22.03%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (15.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.69%) Lync
6 1 (1.69%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 32 (54.24%) MS Office
2 13 (22.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (42.37%) LAN
2 10 (16.95%) DHCP
2 10 (16.95%) DNS
3 9 (15.25%) IP Telephony
4 8 (13.56%) Firewall
5 4 (6.78%) WAN
6 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.08%) SAN
7 2 (3.39%) VPN
8 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.69%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.69%) VoIP
8 1 (1.69%) TACACS
8 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MSI
1 2 (3.39%) InstallShield
General
1 34 (57.63%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.86%) Banking
4 4 (6.78%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.78%) Marketing
5 3 (5.08%) Law
6 2 (3.39%) Back Office
7 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (52.54%) Analyst
2 28 (47.46%) Support Analyst
3 17 (28.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 17 (28.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Operations Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Release Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) IT Operations Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Operations Support Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Administrator
5 5 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (6.78%) IT Administrator
6 4 (6.78%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Programme Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Desktop Support
7 3 (5.08%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.69%) Dancer
2 1 (1.69%) Catalyst
2 1 (1.69%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 59 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 10 (16.95%) Blackberry
3 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.78%) iPhone
5 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
6 3 (5.08%) Clustering
7 2 (3.39%) Handset
7 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.69%) iPad
8 1 (1.69%) Statistics
8 1 (1.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.07%) Windows
2 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (20.34%) Windows 7
4 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (10.17%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (52.54%) ITIL
2 26 (44.07%) Service Management
3 21 (35.59%) Patch Management
4 13 (22.03%) Project Management
5 12 (20.34%) Time Management
6 8 (13.56%) Asset Management
7 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (6.78%) ITSM
8 4 (6.78%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.78%) Resource Management
9 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.39%) BCP
9 2 (3.39%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (3.39%) Line Management
9 2 (3.39%) People Management
10 1 (1.69%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.69%) Change Control
10 1 (1.69%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.69%) Open Source
10 1 (1.69%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
2 7 (11.86%) SQL
3 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.69%) Python
4 1 (1.69%) Java
4 1 (1.69%) Perl
4 1 (1.69%) PHP
4 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (47.46%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.78%) MCSE
3 3 (5.08%) MCSA
4 2 (3.39%) CCNA
4 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.69%) MCITP
5 1 (1.69%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (72.88%) Active Directory
2 22 (37.29%) XenDesktop
3 14 (23.73%) XenApp
4 9 (15.25%) XenServer
5 4 (6.78%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (6.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (3.39%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.39%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.69%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.69%) vSphere
7 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) WSUS
2 5 (8.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (8.47%) SCCM
3 1 (1.69%) SCOM
3 1 (1.69%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.69%) Netcool
3 1 (1.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.69%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.69%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 48 (81.36%) Citrix
2 42 (71.19%) Microsoft
3 17 (28.81%) VMware
4 9 (15.25%) Fidessa
4 9 (15.25%) Reuters
4 9 (15.25%) Bloomberg
5 8 (13.56%) Juniper
5 8 (13.56%) HP
6 6 (10.17%) Symantec
6 6 (10.17%) Cisco
7 5 (8.47%) Avaya
8 4 (6.78%) Adobe
8 4 (6.78%) Dell
8 4 (6.78%) Veeam
9 2 (3.39%) Wyse
9 2 (3.39%) Google
9 2 (3.39%) Veritas
9 2 (3.39%) Apple
9 2 (3.39%) WorldPay
9 2 (3.39%) 3PAR