The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 578 621 571
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -50
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 50 32 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.066% 0.093%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.15% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 48 25 39
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -18.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,800 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%
Fat Client
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
20318 21799 20573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 45.79% 45.07% 46.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16513 17737 16688
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in London

Fat Client
Salary Trend in London

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in London

Fat Client
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fat Client across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Fat Client Salary Histogram in London

Fat Client
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +37 13 £45,000 -18.18%
Sidcup - 1 £26,500 -
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 147 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 106 (72.11%) Active Directory
3 98 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 93 (63.27%) Citrix
5 88 (59.86%) Windows
6 67 (45.58%) ITIL
7 64 (43.54%) MS Office
8 55 (37.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 53 (36.05%) Degree
9 53 (36.05%) VMware
10 51 (34.69%) Finance
11 42 (28.57%) XenApp
12 41 (27.89%) Windows 7
13 40 (27.21%) Service Management
13 40 (27.21%) MS Exchange
14 39 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
14 39 (26.53%) XenDesktop
15 33 (22.45%) SCCM
16 32 (21.77%) MS Excel
16 32 (21.77%) Windows Server 2003
17 29 (19.73%) Exchange Server 2010
18 27 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
19 25 (17.01%) Firewall
20 24 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
21 23 (15.65%) LAN
21 23 (15.65%) MCSE
21 23 (15.65%) MCSA
21 23 (15.65%) Blackberry
21 23 (15.65%) Banking
22 22 (14.97%) DNS

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 40 (27.21%) MS Exchange
2 29 (19.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (12.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (4.08%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.04%) Lync
6 3 (2.04%) IIS
7 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.68%) Jetty
8 1 (0.68%) Apache
8 1 (0.68%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 64 (43.54%) MS Office
2 32 (21.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.56%) Office 365
2 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.68%) SaaS
4 1 (0.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (17.01%) Firewall
2 23 (15.65%) LAN
3 22 (14.97%) DNS
4 21 (14.29%) DHCP
5 18 (12.24%) TCP/IP
6 14 (9.52%) SAN
7 12 (8.16%) WAN
8 10 (6.80%) IP Telephony
9 7 (4.76%) SSL
10 6 (4.08%) NetScaler
11 5 (3.40%) Internet
12 3 (2.04%) VPN
12 3 (2.04%) Ethernet
12 3 (2.04%) VoIP
13 2 (1.36%) LDAP
13 2 (1.36%) SNMP
13 2 (1.36%) Wireless
13 2 (1.36%) Network Security
14 1 (0.68%) iSCSI
14 1 (0.68%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.68%) OLTP
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.68%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.36%) MSI
2 2 (1.36%) InstallShield
General
1 51 (34.69%) Finance
2 23 (15.65%) Banking
3 10 (6.80%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.40%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.72%) Advertising
5 4 (2.72%) Marketing
5 4 (2.72%) Law
6 3 (2.04%) Private Banking
7 2 (1.36%) Legal
7 2 (1.36%) Back Office
7 2 (1.36%) Retail
8 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (29.93%) Analyst
2 29 (19.73%) Support Analyst
3 22 (14.97%) Support Engineer
4 18 (12.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 18 (12.24%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 16 (10.88%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (8.84%) Service Desk Analyst
6 13 (8.84%) Desktop Engineer
6 13 (8.84%) Service Analyst
7 12 (8.16%) Administrator
7 12 (8.16%) Desktop Support
8 11 (7.48%) IT Support
9 10 (6.80%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (6.80%) IT Administrator
10 8 (5.44%) Team Leader
10 8 (5.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (4.76%) Release Analyst
11 7 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 7 (4.76%) Operations Analyst
11 7 (4.76%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.40%) X-Windows
1 5 (3.40%) SAP Basis
2 4 (2.72%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.36%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (1.36%) .NET
4 1 (0.68%) Dancer
4 1 (0.68%) Catalyst
Miscellaneous
1 147 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 23 (15.65%) Blackberry
3 10 (6.80%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.80%) iPad
4 9 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.76%) Hedge funds
6 6 (4.08%) Data Centre
7 5 (3.40%) Mobile Computing
8 4 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.72%) iPhone
9 3 (2.04%) Clustering
10 2 (1.36%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.36%) Handset
10 2 (1.36%) Replication
11 1 (0.68%) IPTV
11 1 (0.68%) Statistics
11 1 (0.68%) Life Science
11 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 88 (59.86%) Windows
2 55 (37.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (27.89%) Windows 7
4 32 (21.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (9.52%) Windows XP
7 12 (8.16%) Windows 8
8 8 (5.44%) Mac OS X
8 8 (5.44%) Windows Vista
9 5 (3.40%) Linux
10 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.68%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (45.58%) ITIL
2 40 (27.21%) Service Management
3 16 (10.88%) Patch Management
4 13 (8.84%) Time Management
4 13 (8.84%) Project Management
5 12 (8.16%) Data Management
6 11 (7.48%) ITSM
6 11 (7.48%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (5.44%) Asset Management
8 7 (4.76%) Migration
8 7 (4.76%) Data Privacy
9 5 (3.40%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (3.40%) Change Control
9 5 (3.40%) Service Delivery
9 5 (3.40%) Change Management
9 5 (3.40%) Incident Management
10 4 (2.72%) PRINCE2
10 4 (2.72%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (2.04%) SOA
11 3 (2.04%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.88%) PowerShell
2 13 (8.84%) SQL
3 8 (5.44%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.08%) VB
5 2 (1.36%) VBScript
5 2 (1.36%) Perl
5 2 (1.36%) Java
5 2 (1.36%) Ruby
6 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.68%) C#
6 1 (0.68%) PHP
6 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 53 (36.05%) Degree
2 24 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (15.65%) MCSE
3 23 (15.65%) MCSA
4 16 (10.88%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (10.20%) CCNA
6 10 (6.80%) MCP
6 10 (6.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (6.80%) MCITP
7 5 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.72%) MOS
9 3 (2.04%) CCA
9 3 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.68%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.80%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 106 (72.11%) Active Directory
2 42 (28.57%) XenApp
3 39 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (26.53%) XenDesktop
4 16 (10.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 15 (10.20%) Hyper-V
6 12 (8.16%) VMware ESX
7 11 (7.48%) XenServer
8 10 (6.80%) vSphere
9 8 (5.44%) Terminal Server
10 4 (2.72%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (2.72%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (2.04%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.36%) Firmware
13 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (22.45%) SCCM
2 9 (6.12%) Backup Exec
3 8 (5.44%) WSUS
4 7 (4.76%) SCVMM
4 7 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (3.40%) Casper Suite
5 5 (3.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (2.04%) EdgeSight
6 3 (2.04%) SCOM
7 2 (1.36%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.68%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.68%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.68%) Netcool
8 1 (0.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 98 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 93 (63.27%) Citrix
3 53 (36.05%) VMware
4 20 (13.61%) HP
5 16 (10.88%) Juniper
6 15 (10.20%) Symantec
7 13 (8.84%) Bloomberg
7 13 (8.84%) Cisco
8 10 (6.80%) Fidessa
8 10 (6.80%) Reuters
8 10 (6.80%) AppSense
9 9 (6.12%) Sophos
9 9 (6.12%) Wyse
9 9 (6.12%) Apple
10 8 (5.44%) Dell
10 8 (5.44%) McAfee
11 7 (4.76%) Mitel
11 7 (4.76%) Blue Coat
11 7 (4.76%) CheckPoint
11 7 (4.76%) ProCurve