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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 693 660 680
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +20
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 187 174 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.45% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 156 145 178
Average salary £34,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
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
40424 38736 43021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.87% 39.38% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 31865 31699 36488
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 September 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 September 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 -6 86 £32,500 -7.14% 13
London -43 37 £42,000 -11.57% 11
South West -3 15 £35,000 +20.68% 6
West Midlands -33 10 £32,231 -0.82% 1
North West -21 9 £29,461 +31.82%
Yorkshire -27 9 £50,000 +55.76% 4
East Midlands -7 8 £45,000 +80.00% 4
East of England -13 8 £39,375 +5.00% 1
Fat Client
UK

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 416 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 313 (75.24%) Windows
3 269 (64.66%) Citrix
4 241 (57.93%) Microsoft
5 213 (51.20%) VMware
6 178 (42.79%) Active Directory
7 166 (39.90%) VMware Infrastructure
8 165 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 151 (36.30%) MS Excel
10 125 (30.05%) Firewall
11 120 (28.85%) ITIL
12 115 (27.64%) Windows 7
13 113 (27.16%) MS Exchange
14 109 (26.20%) Microsoft Certification
15 103 (24.76%) TCP/IP
16 100 (24.04%) XenApp
17 96 (23.08%) MS Office
18 95 (22.84%) Cisco
18 95 (22.84%) Windows Server 2012
19 90 (21.63%) DNS
20 86 (20.67%) SQL
21 81 (19.47%) MCSE
22 75 (18.03%) SQL Server
23 74 (17.79%) SAN
24 69 (16.59%) HP
24 69 (16.59%) Windows Server 2003
25 66 (15.87%) Citrix Certification
25 66 (15.87%) MCITP
26 63 (15.14%) CCA
27 61 (14.66%) DHCP

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 113 (27.16%) MS Exchange
2 54 (12.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (10.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 29 (6.97%) IIS
5 24 (5.77%) SharePoint
6 21 (5.05%) Lync
7 14 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (3.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (2.40%) Live Communications Server
9 8 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (1.68%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (1.44%) IBM Notes
12 5 (1.20%) Lotus Domino
12 5 (1.20%) K2 blackpearl
13 3 (0.72%) Apache
14 2 (0.48%) SAS
14 2 (0.48%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.24%) Content Management Server
15 1 (0.24%) Site Server
Applications
1 151 (36.30%) MS Excel
2 96 (23.08%) MS Office
3 14 (3.37%) MS Visio
4 13 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (2.64%) MS Project
6 2 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.24%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.48%) Office 365
2 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 125 (30.05%) Firewall
2 103 (24.76%) TCP/IP
3 90 (21.63%) DNS
4 74 (17.79%) SAN
5 61 (14.66%) DHCP
6 40 (9.62%) WAN
7 38 (9.13%) VPN
8 35 (8.41%) LAN
9 30 (7.21%) Internet
10 20 (4.81%) Network Security
11 15 (3.61%) VLAN
12 13 (3.13%) Wireless
12 13 (3.13%) Unified Communications
13 11 (2.64%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (2.64%) Structured Cabling
14 10 (2.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 10 (2.40%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 10 (2.40%) DMVPN
14 10 (2.40%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (2.40%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (3.85%) MS Access
4 12 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (2.64%) MySQL
5 11 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (1.44%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.20%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.24%) Essbase
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (0.96%) TeamCity
1 4 (0.96%) NUnit
2 3 (0.72%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.48%) Xcode
3 2 (0.48%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.24%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 51 (12.26%) Finance
2 11 (2.64%) Military
2 11 (2.64%) Banking
3 10 (2.40%) French Language
3 10 (2.40%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.16%) Legal
4 9 (2.16%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.16%) Electronics
5 8 (1.92%) Retail
5 8 (1.92%) German Language
6 7 (1.68%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.44%) Spanish Language
8 4 (0.96%) Back Office
9 3 (0.72%) Law
9 3 (0.72%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.48%) Marketing
10 2 (0.48%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.48%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 82 (19.71%) Analyst
2 60 (14.42%) Support Engineer
3 51 (12.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 48 (11.54%) Consultant
5 32 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 32 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 32 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 30 (7.21%) 2nd Line Support
7 27 (6.49%) Technical Support
8 25 (6.01%) DBA
9 22 (5.29%) Administrator
10 21 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support
10 21 (5.05%) IT Support
11 20 (4.81%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 20 (4.81%) Desktop Support
12 18 (4.33%) Citrix Engineer
12 18 (4.33%) Technical Analyst
12 18 (4.33%) SQL DBA
13 17 (4.09%) Service Desk Engineer
14 16 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.92%) FIX Protocol
2 7 (1.68%) .NET
2 7 (1.68%) HTML
3 5 (1.20%) EDI
3 5 (1.20%) Application Packaging
4 4 (0.96%) jQuery
4 4 (0.96%) CSS
5 2 (0.48%) REST
5 2 (0.48%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (0.48%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.48%) ActiveX
5 2 (0.48%) MFC
5 2 (0.48%) SOAP
5 2 (0.48%) WSDL
6 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.24%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 416 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 41 (9.86%) Blackberry
3 17 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.37%) Clustering
5 12 (2.88%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.88%) Client/Server
6 11 (2.64%) iPhone
7 10 (2.40%) Statistics
7 10 (2.40%) NHS
8 9 (2.16%) Chip and PIN
9 8 (1.92%) CLARiiON
10 7 (1.68%) FlexPod
11 4 (0.96%) PKI
11 4 (0.96%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.96%) Smartcard
12 3 (0.72%) Replication
12 3 (0.72%) CMDB
13 2 (0.48%) User Experience
13 2 (0.48%) Freedom of Information
13 2 (0.48%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 313 (75.24%) Windows
2 165 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 115 (27.64%) Windows 7
4 95 (22.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 69 (16.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 55 (13.22%) Windows XP
7 54 (12.98%) Windows Vista
8 42 (10.10%) Windows 8
9 38 (9.13%) Linux
10 14 (3.37%) Windows 2000
11 10 (2.40%) Mac OS
11 10 (2.40%) SUSE
12 7 (1.68%) Android
12 7 (1.68%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (1.20%) UNIX
13 5 (1.20%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.48%) Windows NT
15 2 (0.48%) Solaris
16 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (28.85%) ITIL
2 39 (9.38%) Project Management
3 35 (8.41%) Asset Management
4 32 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
5 29 (6.97%) Service Delivery
6 27 (6.49%) Service Management
6 27 (6.49%) Migration
6 27 (6.49%) Incident Management
7 26 (6.25%) Problem Management
8 20 (4.81%) Performance Tuning
8 20 (4.81%) PRINCE2
9 19 (4.57%) Time Management
10 15 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (3.37%) Software Licensing
12 13 (3.13%) Line Management
12 13 (3.13%) Mentoring
12 13 (3.13%) Strategic Planning
13 12 (2.88%) Data Analysis
13 12 (2.88%) E-Commerce
14 11 (2.64%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (20.67%) SQL
2 18 (4.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.44%) C
3 6 (1.44%) C#
3 6 (1.44%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.20%) VBScript
5 4 (0.96%) VB
5 4 (0.96%) Java
6 3 (0.72%) Perl
6 3 (0.72%) PHP
7 2 (0.48%) C-shell
7 2 (0.48%) Ruby
7 2 (0.48%) Objective-C
7 2 (0.48%) VC++
7 2 (0.48%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.24%) Korn
8 1 (0.24%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 109 (26.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 81 (19.47%) MCSE
3 66 (15.87%) Citrix Certification
3 66 (15.87%) MCITP
4 63 (15.14%) CCA
5 61 (14.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 49 (11.78%) Degree
7 41 (9.86%) Security Cleared
8 33 (7.93%) SC Cleared
9 23 (5.53%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (4.33%) MCP
10 18 (4.33%) MCSA
11 14 (3.37%) CCNP
12 13 (3.13%) DV Cleared
13 11 (2.64%) CCNA
13 11 (2.64%) HND
13 11 (2.64%) CCEE
14 10 (2.40%) CCSE
14 10 (2.40%) Linux+ Certification
15 8 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (11.54%) SLA
2 11 (2.64%) QA
3 3 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 178 (42.79%) Active Directory
2 166 (39.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 100 (24.04%) XenApp
4 48 (11.54%) Terminal Services
5 45 (10.82%) Hyper-V
6 41 (9.86%) XenDesktop
7 39 (9.38%) vSphere
8 35 (8.41%) Microsoft App-V
9 19 (4.57%) VMware ESX
10 12 (2.88%) MetaFrame
11 11 (2.64%) XenServer
12 10 (2.40%) IAG
12 10 (2.40%) UAG
13 8 (1.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 8 (1.92%) Terminal Server
14 5 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
15 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
16 2 (0.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 54 (12.98%) SCCM
2 30 (7.21%) Backup Exec
3 25 (6.01%) Norton AntiVirus
4 19 (4.57%) NetBackup
5 15 (3.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 10 (2.40%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 10 (2.40%) Unicenter
6 10 (2.40%) Netcool
7 8 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (1.68%) SCOM
8 7 (1.68%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (1.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 6 (1.44%) HP SIM
9 6 (1.44%) Cisco CUCM
9 6 (1.44%) MOM
10 5 (1.20%) Tivoli
10 5 (1.20%) OpenView
11 3 (0.72%) Data Guard
12 2 (0.48%) AppDNA
13 1 (0.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 269 (64.66%) Citrix
2 241 (57.93%) Microsoft
3 213 (51.20%) VMware
4 95 (22.84%) Cisco
5 69 (16.59%) HP
6 41 (9.86%) Symantec
7 40 (9.62%) Oracle
8 26 (6.25%) Veeam
9 23 (5.53%) EMC
10 20 (4.81%) NetApp
11 19 (4.57%) SAP
11 19 (4.57%) CheckPoint
11 19 (4.57%) Dell
11 19 (4.57%) IBM
12 16 (3.85%) Veritas
13 15 (3.61%) AppSense
13 15 (3.61%) Meridio
14 14 (3.37%) Red Hat
15 11 (2.64%) Kaseya
15 11 (2.64%) F5
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Starting Salary £20,000 rising to £21,500 after 6 months
Posted: 17 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Broady Limited
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago