The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 167 174 157
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 10 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.27% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 0.56% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Average salary £40,000 £26,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £23,250 £22,480
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,848 £34,100
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
Fat Client
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1294 1073 1070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 35.26% 31.11% 35.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1051 924 917
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,725 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £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 the East Midlands

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Fat Client
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Fat Client
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fat Client across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Fat Client Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Fat Client
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +8 5 £32,500 +30.00%
Leicestershire - 3 £45,000 -
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 22 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 15 (68.18%) SQL
4 13 (59.09%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 6 (27.27%) Windows
6 5 (22.73%) Citrix
7 4 (18.18%) Aerospace
7 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (18.18%) MS Office
7 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
8 3 (13.64%) IIS
8 3 (13.64%) Internet
8 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
8 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
8 3 (13.64%) Legal
8 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (13.64%) Finance
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (9.09%) Civica
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (9.09%) Life Science
9 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (9.09%) DNA
9 2 (9.09%) Sage
9 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (9.09%) Oracle

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.64%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) Wireless
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (18.18%) Aerospace
2 3 (13.64%) Legal
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) DBA
1 13 (59.09%) SQL DBA
2 12 (54.55%) Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.55%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Network Support
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 22 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (9.09%) Life Science
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) DNA
2 2 (9.09%) ETL
2 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.55%) XenApp
1 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
1 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 6 (27.27%) VMware
2 5 (22.73%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) Civica
3 2 (9.09%) LexisNexis
3 2 (9.09%) Sage
4 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Lotus