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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 93 102 82
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.25% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.67% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £18,500 £50,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-63.00% +163.15%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
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
501 449 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 41.10% 31.69% 36.12%
Number of salaries quoted 349 336 301
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
3 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL