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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank - 73 -
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 0 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 1.26% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%
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
275 346 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.57% 36.34% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 201 299 241
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) PBX
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (50.00%) WSUS
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) PBX
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco