The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 309 308 323
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 26 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.42% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 22
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -30.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,600 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £80,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
5024 4782 5487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 39.40% 40.08% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4170 4136 4984
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Fat Client
London

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014, 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 56 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 51 (91.07%) Windows
3 42 (75.00%) Citrix
4 37 (66.07%) Finance
5 36 (64.29%) Active Directory
6 31 (55.36%) XenDesktop
7 29 (51.79%) Windows 7
8 27 (48.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (48.21%) VMware
9 26 (46.43%) XenApp
10 24 (42.86%) ITIL
10 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
11 23 (41.07%) PowerShell
12 22 (39.29%) Linux
13 21 (37.50%) IIS
14 20 (35.71%) SQL
14 20 (35.71%) VBScript
14 20 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (30.36%) XenServer
16 16 (28.57%) DNS
17 14 (25.00%) DHCP
17 14 (25.00%) MS Excel
17 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
17 14 (25.00%) Clustering
18 12 (21.43%) Service Management
19 10 (17.86%) MS Exchange
20 9 (16.07%) AppSense
20 9 (16.07%) Infrastructure Management
21 8 (14.29%) MS Office
22 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 21 (37.50%) IIS
2 10 (17.86%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.79%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 14 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.29%) MS Office
3 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) DNS
2 14 (25.00%) DHCP
3 7 (12.50%) Firewall
4 4 (7.14%) Internet
4 4 (7.14%) NetScaler
5 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.36%) VPN
5 3 (5.36%) SSL
6 2 (3.57%) IP Telephony
6 2 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) MS Access
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) Essbase
General
1 37 (66.07%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.79%) Front Office
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Administrator
2 16 (28.57%) Citrix Engineer
3 13 (23.21%) Citrix Administrator
3 13 (23.21%) Analyst
3 13 (23.21%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (16.07%) Design Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.36%) Test Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Help Desk Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Wintel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.79%) Web Services
2 1 (1.79%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 56 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 14 (25.00%) Clustering
3 5 (8.93%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.36%) PKI
5 2 (3.57%) iPhone
5 2 (3.57%) iPad
6 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (91.07%) Windows
2 29 (51.79%) Windows 7
3 27 (48.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (39.29%) Linux
5 20 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.57%) UNIX
8 2 (3.57%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) ITIL
2 12 (21.43%) Service Management
3 9 (16.07%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 6 (10.71%) Asset Management
6 5 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (8.93%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.14%) Migration
7 4 (7.14%) ITSM
8 2 (3.57%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (3.57%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.57%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (3.57%) Load Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Resource Management
8 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.57%) Project Management
8 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.79%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.79%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) PowerShell
2 20 (35.71%) SQL
2 20 (35.71%) VBScript
3 5 (8.93%) C
4 2 (3.57%) Java
5 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.79%) CCEA
3 1 (1.79%) CCEE
3 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 31 (55.36%) XenDesktop
3 26 (46.43%) XenApp
4 17 (30.36%) XenServer
5 6 (10.71%) vSphere
6 4 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (3.57%) Xen
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (3.57%) WSUS
2 2 (3.57%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 42 (75.00%) Citrix
2 27 (48.21%) VMware
3 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (16.07%) AppSense
5 7 (12.50%) NetApp
6 6 (10.71%) Wyse
7 2 (3.57%) Acronis
7 2 (3.57%) Fidessa
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle
7 2 (3.57%) Reuters
7 2 (3.57%) Bloomberg
7 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.57%) Apple
8 1 (1.79%) Lotus
8 1 (1.79%) Remedy
8 1 (1.79%) Altiris