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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 27 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.32% 3.45% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.13% 8.62% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £38,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,620
% change year-on-year
- +7.29%
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
64 58 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 42.38% 40.00% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 60 49 43
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £40,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Law
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
General
1 3 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Server Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat