The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 46 66 76
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +10
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.93% 0.46% 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.21% 1.43% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,200 £34,150
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,800 £42,900
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -18.75%
Fat Client
Leicestershire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
136 140 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 41.98% 31.96% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 97 116 178
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £26,650 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in Leicester

Fat Client
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fat Client across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Fat Client Salary Histogram in Leicester

Fat Client
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Manager
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Support Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) VMware