The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank - 128 156
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 0 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.21% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.53% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 13
Average salary - £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,168 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -13.80%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
830 750 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.64% 39.08% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 703 559 843
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,436 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenServer
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) Altiris
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenServer
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Altiris
3 1 (33.33%) AppSense