The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank - 60 54
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.58% 0.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.53% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £29,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.46% -4.28%
Fat Client
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
125 196 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 35.92% 37.69% 38.15%
Number of salaries quoted 96 176 134
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in Lancashire

Fat Client
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware