The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank - 89 81
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.36% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.87% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,620
% change year-on-year
- +7.29%
Fat Client
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
226 345 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 31.88% 40.83% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 199 293 259
Average salary £42,000 £39,361 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.70% -1.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Fat Client
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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%) Thin Client
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Life Science
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Lotus
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (33.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (66.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Lotus
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) VMware