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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 56 71 71
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.18% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.56% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £20,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+137.50% -2.43%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
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
185 177 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 33.21% 28.10% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 147 159 215
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,225 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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 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 22 October 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 +19 1 £47,500 +137.50%
Fat Client
North West

Fat Client
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) ProCurve
2 2 (66.67%) HP SIM
3 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) ProCurve
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco