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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 221 215 222
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 24 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.40% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.00% 1.19% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 18
Average salary £30,000 £28,300 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -24.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,803 £20,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £36,050 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2401 2444 2409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.81% 33.96% 33.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1880 1861 1949
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Fat Client
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in the North West

Fat Client
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fat Client across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Fat Client Salary Histogram in the North West

Fat Client
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Cheshire +2 13 £45,000 +63.04% 2
Manchester +8 9 £30,000 -4.00%
Lancashire - 2 £42,500 - 4
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 38 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 28 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 28 (73.68%) Windows
3 21 (55.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 19 (50.00%) VMware
5 18 (47.37%) Citrix
5 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
6 17 (44.74%) ITIL
6 17 (44.74%) MS Excel
6 17 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (39.47%) Degree
8 13 (34.21%) WAN
8 13 (34.21%) MS Office
8 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
9 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (28.95%) LAN
10 11 (28.95%) Incident Management
10 11 (28.95%) Firewall
11 10 (26.32%) Windows 7
11 10 (26.32%) Finance
11 10 (26.32%) MCSE
11 10 (26.32%) SLA
11 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (23.68%) Windows XP
12 9 (23.68%) SQL
12 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
12 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (23.68%) Office 365
12 9 (23.68%) Server Hardening

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.26%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) Site Server
4 1 (2.63%) WorkSite
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (44.74%) MS Excel
2 13 (34.21%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (34.21%) WAN
3 11 (28.95%) LAN
3 11 (28.95%) Firewall
4 7 (18.42%) VPN
5 3 (7.89%) SAN
5 3 (7.89%) Broadband
6 2 (5.26%) Internet
6 2 (5.26%) TACACS
6 2 (5.26%) Wireless
6 2 (5.26%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (5.26%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.63%) DNS
7 1 (2.63%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) NUnit
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.16%) Moq
2 1 (2.63%) MSI
2 1 (2.63%) InstallShield
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (13.16%) Electronics
4 4 (10.53%) Back Office
5 1 (2.63%) Legal
5 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Systems Engineer
1 11 (28.95%) IT Support
2 7 (18.42%) IT Support Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Applications Support
3 4 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Support Manager
4 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.26%) Systems Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Support Technician
5 1 (2.63%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
1 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
1 5 (13.16%) VXML
1 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
1 5 (13.16%) jQuery
1 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (13.16%) Ninject
1 5 (13.16%) Backbone.js
1 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
1 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 38 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
3 7 (18.42%) EPoS
4 5 (13.16%) Client/Server
4 5 (13.16%) IVR
4 5 (13.16%) Mathematics
4 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.26%) User Experience
5 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.63%) CMDB
6 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Windows
2 21 (55.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (23.68%) Windows XP
5 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.89%) UNIX
6 3 (7.89%) Linux
7 2 (5.26%) Solaris
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) ITIL
2 11 (28.95%) Incident Management
3 9 (23.68%) Server Hardening
3 9 (23.68%) Server Building
4 8 (21.05%) Change Control
4 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (15.79%) Database Security
5 6 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (15.79%) Database Tuning
5 6 (15.79%) Database Mirroring
6 5 (13.16%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
6 5 (13.16%) Refactoring
6 5 (13.16%) Performance Engineering
6 5 (13.16%) MVC
6 5 (13.16%) Scrum
6 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.53%) OO
7 4 (10.53%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
2 7 (18.42%) C#
3 6 (15.79%) Java
4 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Degree
2 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (26.32%) MCSE
4 7 (18.42%) MCSA
4 7 (18.42%) HND
4 7 (18.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.26%) MCP
6 1 (2.63%) CCNA
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) SLA
2 5 (13.16%) QA
3 2 (5.26%) ISO 9001
3 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
3 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 6 (15.79%) XenApp
4 3 (7.89%) vSphere
5 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.63%) XenServer
6 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (5.26%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 19 (50.00%) VMware
3 18 (47.37%) Citrix
4 7 (18.42%) Cisco
5 5 (13.16%) HP
6 3 (7.89%) Symantec
7 2 (5.26%) McAfee
7 2 (5.26%) Apple
7 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.26%) WatchGuard
7 2 (5.26%) 3PAR
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle
7 2 (5.26%) Juniper
8 1 (2.63%) Nokia
8 1 (2.63%) Interwoven
8 1 (2.63%) Dell
8 1 (2.63%) Sophos
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