The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 54 60 70
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.22% 0.42% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 2.11% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £30,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -8.00%
Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
124 95 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 27.07% 19.79% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 115 74 152
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +3.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Fat Client
North West

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
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Chorley - 1 £30,000 -
Fat Client
North West

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) ProCurve
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (16.67%) Mitel
4 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
4 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) HP SIM
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (16.67%) VPN

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Pegasus Opera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (16.67%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) ProCurve
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) Mitel
3 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Intel
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Pegasus