The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 70 61 60
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.12% 0.34% 1.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 1.39% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £35,000 - £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -
Fat Client
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
232 144 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 28.29% 24.45% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 191 129 156
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in Coventry

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) IPv4
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (66.67%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell