The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 250 229 270
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +41
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 17 47 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.62% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 1.52% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14 34 22
Average salary £25,250 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.83% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,600 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -18.75%
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 of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2988 3099 3592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 42.73% 40.64% 41.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2325 2446 2885
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Fat Client
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in the East of England

Fat Client
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fat Client across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Fat Client Salary Histogram in the East of England

Fat Client
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
Hertfordshire -5 11 £25,000 -16.66%
Essex +16 6 £32,500 +75.67%
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 37 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 34 (91.89%) VMware
3 33 (89.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (89.19%) vSphere
4 24 (64.86%) Apple
4 24 (64.86%) Blackberry
4 24 (64.86%) HP
5 23 (62.16%) NAS
6 22 (59.46%) Linux
7 19 (51.35%) SLA
7 19 (51.35%) SAN
8 18 (48.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 18 (48.65%) Cisco
8 18 (48.65%) LAN
8 18 (48.65%) WAN
8 18 (48.65%) DHCP
8 18 (48.65%) TCP/IP
8 18 (48.65%) VPN
8 18 (48.65%) DNS
8 18 (48.65%) SSL
8 18 (48.65%) Firewall
8 18 (48.65%) OSPF
8 18 (48.65%) Replication
8 18 (48.65%) Fujitsu
8 18 (48.65%) SonicWALL
8 18 (48.65%) Microsoft Azure
8 18 (48.65%) Office 365
8 18 (48.65%) Hybrid Cloud
8 18 (48.65%) Windows Server

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 18 (48.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
3 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (29.73%) MS Office
2 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (48.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (62.16%) NAS
2 19 (51.35%) SAN
3 18 (48.65%) DHCP
3 18 (48.65%) DNS
3 18 (48.65%) Firewall
3 18 (48.65%) LAN
3 18 (48.65%) OSPF
3 18 (48.65%) SSL
3 18 (48.65%) TCP/IP
3 18 (48.65%) VPN
3 18 (48.65%) WAN
4 14 (37.84%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (13.51%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.70%) Internet
6 1 (2.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Technical Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Support
3 6 (16.22%) Desktop Support
3 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Cloud Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) IT Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) IT Support
4 3 (8.11%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (8.11%) IT Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) IT Technician
4 3 (8.11%) Support Technician
4 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.41%) Senior IT Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 37 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 24 (64.86%) Blackberry
3 18 (48.65%) Hybrid Cloud
3 18 (48.65%) Replication
4 6 (16.22%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
6 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (8.11%) EqualLogic
7 1 (2.70%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) Linux
3 18 (48.65%) Windows Server
4 6 (16.22%) Android
4 6 (16.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Mentoring
2 9 (24.32%) ITIL
3 6 (16.22%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 6 (16.22%) ITSM
4 5 (13.51%) Asset Management
4 5 (13.51%) Software Asset Management
4 5 (13.51%) Software Delivery
5 3 (8.11%) Change Management
5 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.70%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.70%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) MCSA
1 6 (16.22%) MCSE
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (13.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (8.11%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (51.35%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (89.19%) VMware Infrastructure
1 33 (89.19%) vSphere
2 11 (29.73%) Terminal Services
3 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
4 7 (18.92%) XenApp
4 7 (18.92%) XenDesktop
5 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.70%) Nagios
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (91.89%) VMware
2 24 (64.86%) Apple
2 24 (64.86%) HP
3 18 (48.65%) Cisco
3 18 (48.65%) Fujitsu
3 18 (48.65%) SonicWALL
4 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
5 11 (29.73%) Citrix
6 6 (16.22%) AppSense
6 6 (16.22%) Dell
6 6 (16.22%) Veeam
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.70%) Veritas