The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 91 107 104
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 6 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.60% 0.077% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% 0.18% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 7
Average salary £32,500 £18,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.67% -63.00%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -18.75%
Fat Client
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
456 553 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.28% 42.38% 34.25%
Number of salaries quoted 359 414 355
Average salary £38,500 £42,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.94% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 Essex

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in Essex

Fat Client
Salary Histogram in Essex

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

Fat Client Salary Histogram in Essex

Fat Client
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the Essex 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
Brentwood - 3 - -
Basildon - 2 £29,000 -
Colchester - 1 £50,000 -
Fat Client
East of England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 16 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (75.00%) vSphere
3 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (68.75%) MS Office
5 9 (56.25%) ITIL
6 8 (50.00%) Citrix
7 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
7 7 (43.75%) XenApp
7 7 (43.75%) XenDesktop
7 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
8 6 (37.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 6 (37.50%) Veeam
8 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
8 6 (37.50%) Mobile Computing
8 6 (37.50%) AppSense
8 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (37.50%) ITSM
8 6 (37.50%) Android
8 6 (37.50%) HP
8 6 (37.50%) Dell
8 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (37.50%) MCSE
8 6 (37.50%) MCSA
8 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
8 6 (37.50%) Apple
8 6 (37.50%) Blackberry
9 5 (31.25%) Backup Exec

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (68.75%) MS Office
2 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) iSCSI
1 5 (31.25%) NAS
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Support
2 6 (37.50%) Desktop Support
2 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) IT Support
3 3 (18.75%) IT Support Technician
3 3 (18.75%) IT Technician
3 3 (18.75%) Support Technician
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Server Support
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 6 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 6 (37.50%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) CMDB
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Android
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 6 (37.50%) ITSM
3 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
3 5 (31.25%) Software Asset Management
3 5 (31.25%) Software Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Patch Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) MCSA
1 6 (37.50%) MCSE
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (75.00%) vSphere
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) XenApp
2 7 (43.75%) XenDesktop
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) Citrix
4 6 (37.50%) Apple
4 6 (37.50%) AppSense
4 6 (37.50%) Dell
4 6 (37.50%) HP
4 6 (37.50%) Veeam
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) Veritas