The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 32 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.66% 0.65% 2.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.22% 2.44% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Fat Client
Essex

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

Miscellaneous Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
45 41 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 29.61% 26.80% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 41 38 48
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in Colchester

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) NetScreen
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) assyst

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) NetScreen
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (33.33%) DMVPN
1 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Server Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) Infoblox
2 1 (33.33%) Imperva
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft