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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 254 299 288
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -11
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 11 19 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.18% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.41% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 29
Average salary £40,000 £54,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.60% +21.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,300
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.46% -4.28%
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
3225 4653 5112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.31% 44.80% 48.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2835 3944 4307
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
3 19 (79.17%) Citrix
4 15 (62.50%) Windows
5 13 (54.17%) Cisco
6 12 (50.00%) ITIL
7 10 (41.67%) XenApp
7 10 (41.67%) XenDesktop
8 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
8 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
9 8 (33.33%) SLA
9 8 (33.33%) Change Management
9 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
10 7 (29.17%) Banking
10 7 (29.17%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (29.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (25.00%) Dell
11 6 (25.00%) Blackberry
11 6 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (25.00%) NetApp
11 6 (25.00%) Wyse
11 6 (25.00%) NetScaler
11 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (25.00%) EdgeSight
12 5 (20.83%) HP
12 5 (20.83%) VoIP
12 5 (20.83%) MCSA

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (12.50%) IIS
3 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.83%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 5 (20.83%) IP Telephony
2 5 (20.83%) VoIP
3 4 (16.67%) Firewall
3 4 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (8.33%) DHCP
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.17%) PBX
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MSI
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (29.17%) Banking
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Desktop Support
4 6 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
5 5 (20.83%) Citrix Support
6 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (16.67%) Service Analyst
6 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
7 3 (12.50%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 24 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 6 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.17%) iPad
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Replication
4 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.17%) SWIFT
4 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.17%) Android
6 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.17%) VMS
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) Change Management
2 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (12.50%) Fund Management
3 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.17%) ITSM
5 1 (4.17%) Network Design
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.17%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.83%) MCSA
3 4 (16.67%) MCSE
4 3 (12.50%) MCP
5 2 (8.33%) CCNA
5 2 (8.33%) CCNP
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.17%) Degree
6 1 (4.17%) MCITP
6 1 (4.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) XenApp
2 10 (41.67%) XenDesktop
3 7 (29.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (4.17%) vSphere
6 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) EdgeSight
2 4 (16.67%) SCOM
3 3 (12.50%) SCCM
3 3 (12.50%) WSUS
4 1 (4.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (79.17%) Citrix
3 13 (54.17%) Cisco
4 6 (25.00%) Dell
4 6 (25.00%) NetApp
4 6 (25.00%) Wyse
5 5 (20.83%) HP
5 5 (20.83%) VMware
6 4 (16.67%) Bloomberg
7 3 (12.50%) Reuters
8 2 (8.33%) Intel Security
8 2 (8.33%) Mitel
9 1 (4.17%) Avaya
9 1 (4.17%) FactSet
9 1 (4.17%) Fidessa
9 1 (4.17%) Novell
9 1 (4.17%) Oracle
9 1 (4.17%) Symantec
9 1 (4.17%) Veeam