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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 80 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.28% - 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% - 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Average salary £47,500 - £28,112
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +14.75%
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
327 347 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 30.53% 31.52% 35.82%
Number of salaries quoted 248 273 287
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 £27,900 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
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 17 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
Colchester - 1 £50,000 -
Fat Client
East of England

Fat Client
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
3 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Law
4 2 (33.33%) SCOM
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Remedy
5 1 (16.67%) assyst
5 1 (16.67%) Problem Management

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 2 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Server Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Server Support
2 2 (33.33%) Support Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Server Support Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft