The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 57 69 74
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.20% 0.31% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 1.02% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.95%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,109 £32,620
% change year-on-year
+7.94% -7.69%
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 Merseyside region.

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
154 197 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 31.36% 30.88% 39.80%
Number of salaries quoted 132 181 205
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,350 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in Merseyside

Fat Client
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. 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
Liverpool +14 1 £25,000 -
Fat Client
North West

Fat Client
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco