The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 168 184 191
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 9 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.26% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.43% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Average salary £28,206 £42,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.63% +112.50%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -16.66%
Fat Client
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1445 1394 1434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.71% 38.06% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1233 1119 1154
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 Manchester

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in Manchester

Fat Client
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
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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
Oldham - 1 £31,230 -
Fat Client
North West

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (58.33%) Citrix
5 7 (58.33%) VMware
6 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (41.67%) XenApp
7 5 (41.67%) SCCM
7 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
7 5 (41.67%) ITIL
8 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 4 (33.33%) DHCP
8 4 (33.33%) DNS
8 4 (33.33%) SAN
8 4 (33.33%) Wireless
8 4 (33.33%) Xen
8 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
8 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (25.00%) Finance
9 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (25.00%) VoIP
9 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
9 3 (25.00%) MS Office

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
1 4 (33.33%) Wireless
2 3 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) H.323
3 1 (8.33%) PBX
3 1 (8.33%) PSTN
3 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (8.33%) Skype
3 1 (8.33%) SS7
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Implementation Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (25.00%) Field Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) ICT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) ICT Support
3 2 (16.67%) ICT Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (16.67%) Android
7 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
7 2 (16.67%) VMS
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
8 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (16.67%) Line Management
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (8.33%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) XenApp
3 4 (33.33%) Xen
4 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 2 (16.67%) XenServer
5 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Citrix
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Altiris
3 1 (8.33%) AppSense