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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 103 99 83
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 1 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.076% 0.63% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 2.01% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 3
Average salary £18,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-63.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +15.94%
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
509 448 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 38.59% 31.48% 33.06%
Number of salaries quoted 368 319 269
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Law
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec