The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 636 666 650
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -16
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 237 215 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.53% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 208 181 205
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £24,000 £22,139
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,100 £33,810
% change year-on-year
+7.97% -10.97%
Fat Client
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39912 40350 42590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.89% 39.41% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32448 32131 36015
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in England

Fat Client
Salary Trend in England

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in England

Fat Client
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fat Client across the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Fat Client Salary Histogram in England

Fat Client
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
South East +21 101 £32,500 +6.55% 8
London +41 78 £39,250 -19.89% 4
North West -22 16 £35,000 +42.85% 5
Yorkshire -18 14 £50,000 +66.01% 1
South West -8 13 £35,000 +10.23% 1
East Midlands +12 5 £33,750 -
East of England -32 5 £38,000 +20.15% 2
West Midlands -7 2 £62,500 +101.61% 1
Fat Client
UK

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 424 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 333 (78.54%) Citrix
3 326 (76.89%) Windows
4 266 (62.74%) Microsoft
5 232 (54.72%) VMware
6 214 (50.47%) VMware Infrastructure
7 205 (48.35%) Active Directory
8 166 (39.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 161 (37.97%) MS Excel
10 156 (36.79%) ITIL
11 154 (36.32%) Windows 7
12 140 (33.02%) MS Office
13 139 (32.78%) Firewall
14 130 (30.66%) MS Exchange
15 127 (29.95%) Microsoft Certification
16 112 (26.42%) TCP/IP
17 108 (25.47%) XenApp
18 106 (25.00%) DNS
18 106 (25.00%) MCSE
19 94 (22.17%) Cisco
20 87 (20.52%) DHCP
21 86 (20.28%) MCITP
22 84 (19.81%) SLA
23 83 (19.58%) Finance
24 79 (18.63%) Windows Server 2012
25 77 (18.16%) Windows Server 2003
26 76 (17.92%) SAN
27 73 (17.22%) CCA
27 73 (17.22%) Citrix Certification
28 71 (16.75%) Terminal Services

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 130 (30.66%) MS Exchange
2 52 (12.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 43 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (7.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 25 (5.90%) Lync
6 22 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 22 (5.19%) IIS
7 16 (3.77%) SharePoint
8 13 (3.07%) Live Communications Server
9 7 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (1.42%) Apache
10 6 (1.42%) CMS
11 5 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.47%) K2 blackpearl
13 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 161 (37.97%) MS Excel
2 140 (33.02%) MS Office
3 5 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.94%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.24%) MS Project
5 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.24%) assyst
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.42%) Office 365
2 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.24%) SaaS
4 1 (0.24%) PaaS
4 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 139 (32.78%) Firewall
2 112 (26.42%) TCP/IP
3 106 (25.00%) DNS
4 87 (20.52%) DHCP
5 76 (17.92%) SAN
6 51 (12.03%) WAN
7 45 (10.61%) LAN
8 32 (7.55%) Internet
9 26 (6.13%) Network Security
10 21 (4.95%) Unified Communications
11 18 (4.25%) IP Telephony
12 14 (3.30%) BIG-IP
12 14 (3.30%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (3.30%) DMVPN
12 14 (3.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 14 (3.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 14 (3.30%) OSPF
12 14 (3.30%) BGP
12 14 (3.30%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.07%) MS Access
3 12 (2.83%) Oracle Database
4 7 (1.65%) MySQL
5 6 (1.42%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (0.94%) RDBMS
6 4 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.71%) Essbase
7 3 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.47%) FileMaker
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Visual Studio
1 2 (0.47%) Eclipse
General
1 83 (19.58%) Finance
2 24 (5.66%) Banking
3 9 (2.12%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.89%) Retail
4 8 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.65%) Legal
5 7 (1.65%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.42%) Back Office
7 5 (1.18%) Marketing
8 4 (0.94%) Law
9 3 (0.71%) Automotive
9 3 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.71%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.71%) French Language
9 3 (0.71%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.47%) Advertising
11 1 (0.24%) Military
11 1 (0.24%) German Language
11 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.24%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 90 (21.23%) Analyst
2 73 (17.22%) Support Engineer
3 54 (12.74%) Consultant
4 50 (11.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 46 (10.85%) Support Analyst
6 42 (9.91%) IT Support
7 39 (9.20%) Service Analyst
7 39 (9.20%) Service Desk Analyst
8 37 (8.73%) 2nd Line Support
9 32 (7.55%) Technical Support
9 32 (7.55%) Desktop Support
10 29 (6.84%) Service Desk Engineer
11 25 (5.90%) IT Consultant
11 25 (5.90%) 3rd Line Support
12 24 (5.66%) Support Consultant
13 22 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
13 22 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 19 (4.48%) Infrastructure Consultant
15 18 (4.25%) Infrastructure Manager
15 18 (4.25%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.36%) .NET
2 9 (2.12%) Application Packaging
3 6 (1.42%) HTML
3 6 (1.42%) Ajax
3 6 (1.42%) ASP.NET
3 6 (1.42%) CSS
4 3 (0.71%) CGI
5 1 (0.24%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 424 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 58 (13.68%) Blackberry
3 16 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.07%) Statistics
5 7 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (0.94%) Smartcard
7 4 (0.94%) PKI
8 3 (0.71%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.71%) Life Science
8 3 (0.71%) iPhone
8 3 (0.71%) EPoS
8 3 (0.71%) User Experience
8 3 (0.71%) Spread Betting
9 2 (0.47%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (0.47%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.47%) Replication
9 2 (0.47%) Clustering
9 2 (0.47%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.24%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 326 (76.89%) Windows
2 166 (39.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 154 (36.32%) Windows 7
4 79 (18.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 77 (18.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 66 (15.57%) Windows Vista
6 66 (15.57%) Windows 8
7 59 (13.92%) Windows XP
8 45 (10.61%) Linux
9 8 (1.89%) UNIX
10 6 (1.42%) SUSE
10 6 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.71%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.47%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.24%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (36.79%) ITIL
2 48 (11.32%) Kalman Filter
3 45 (10.61%) Service Delivery
4 31 (7.31%) Incident Management
5 29 (6.84%) Project Management
6 23 (5.42%) Service Management
7 18 (4.25%) Problem Management
7 18 (4.25%) Line Management
8 17 (4.01%) Mentoring
9 16 (3.77%) PRINCE2
10 14 (3.30%) E-Commerce
10 14 (3.30%) Migration
10 14 (3.30%) Asset Management
10 14 (3.30%) Change Control
11 13 (3.07%) Network Management
11 13 (3.07%) Information Security
11 13 (3.07%) Security Management
12 12 (2.83%) BCP
12 12 (2.83%) Information Security Management
12 12 (2.83%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 54 (12.74%) SQL
2 30 (7.08%) PowerShell
3 14 (3.30%) Java
4 6 (1.42%) VBScript
5 4 (0.94%) VB
6 2 (0.47%) C#
7 1 (0.24%) C
7 1 (0.24%) Perl
7 1 (0.24%) Korn
7 1 (0.24%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 127 (29.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 106 (25.00%) MCSE
3 86 (20.28%) MCITP
4 73 (17.22%) CCA
4 73 (17.22%) Citrix Certification
5 71 (16.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 41 (9.67%) Cisco Certification
7 40 (9.43%) Degree
8 35 (8.25%) Security Cleared
9 34 (8.02%) MCSA
10 27 (6.37%) SC Cleared
11 26 (6.13%) CCNA
12 14 (3.30%) CCNP
12 14 (3.30%) CCSE
13 13 (3.07%) DV Cleared
14 12 (2.83%) MCP
15 10 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 7 (1.65%) CCEE
17 6 (1.42%) Linux+ Certification
18 5 (1.18%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (19.81%) SLA
2 12 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 214 (50.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 205 (48.35%) Active Directory
3 108 (25.47%) XenApp
4 71 (16.75%) Terminal Services
5 34 (8.02%) Hyper-V
5 34 (8.02%) XenDesktop
6 24 (5.66%) vSphere
6 24 (5.66%) Microsoft App-V
7 16 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.42%) IAG
8 6 (1.42%) UAG
8 6 (1.42%) XenServer
9 5 (1.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.71%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.71%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.47%) NFS
12 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 60 (14.15%) Backup Exec
2 47 (11.08%) Norton AntiVirus
3 38 (8.96%) SCCM
4 15 (3.54%) NetBackup
4 15 (3.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 14 (3.30%) Unicenter
6 13 (3.07%) Netcool
6 13 (3.07%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 10 (2.36%) SCOM
8 5 (1.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (0.94%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.94%) WSUS
10 3 (0.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.71%) EdgeSight
11 2 (0.47%) XenMobile
11 2 (0.47%) OpenView
11 2 (0.47%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.47%) MOM
11 2 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.47%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 333 (78.54%) Citrix
2 266 (62.74%) Microsoft
3 232 (54.72%) VMware
4 94 (22.17%) Cisco
5 62 (14.62%) Symantec
6 53 (12.50%) Veeam
7 37 (8.73%) Oracle
8 36 (8.49%) Dell
9 33 (7.78%) HP
10 21 (4.95%) CheckPoint
11 18 (4.25%) Wyse
12 17 (4.01%) Veritas
12 17 (4.01%) Kaseya
13 16 (3.77%) EMC
14 15 (3.54%) Meridio
15 14 (3.30%) Blue Coat
15 14 (3.30%) Reuters
15 14 (3.30%) Bloomberg
15 14 (3.30%) Fidessa
15 14 (3.30%) F5
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Salary: £22k - 24k per year + benefits
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