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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 88 86 93
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.32% 0.27% 0.093%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.86% 0.86% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £25,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.31% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -
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
466 347 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 37.19% 31.21% 36.08%
Number of salaries quoted 342 264 320
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 2015. 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 - 2 £30,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £21,000 -
Fat Client
East of England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) Blackberry
3 5 (71.43%) ITSM
3 5 (71.43%) Apple
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
4 4 (57.14%) Mobile Computing
4 4 (57.14%) Android
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Dell
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (42.86%) vSphere
6 2 (28.57%) XenApp
6 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
6 2 (28.57%) AppSense
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix
7 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
7 1 (14.29%) Video Editing
7 1 (14.29%) Fujitsu
7 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
7 1 (14.29%) Firewall
7 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
7 1 (14.29%) OSPF
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (14.29%) SAN

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) OSPF
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) NAS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Desktop Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 5 (71.43%) Blackberry
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (14.29%) Replication
4 1 (14.29%) VLE
4 1 (14.29%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 4 (57.14%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) XenApp
2 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Apple
3 4 (57.14%) Dell
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) AppSense
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) Fujitsu
6 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco