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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fat Client
England / North West
Rank 241 218 247
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +29
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 10 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.49% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 12
Median salary £19,000 £22,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -25.42%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £28,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -13.84%

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
2417 2057 2367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.60% 36.90% 34.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1964 1658 1976
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Fat Client as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +13 7 £19,000 -
Manchester -27 3 - -
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Fat Client also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 22 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 18 (81.82%) Windows
3 12 (54.55%) MS Office
4 10 (45.45%) Intel
5 8 (36.36%) Citrix
5 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
6 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 6 (27.27%) VMware
8 5 (22.73%) Finance
8 5 (22.73%) HP
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco
9 4 (18.18%) CRM
9 4 (18.18%) ERP
9 4 (18.18%) WAN
9 4 (18.18%) DECT
9 4 (18.18%) LAN
9 4 (18.18%) Linux
9 4 (18.18%) Wyse
9 4 (18.18%) NetApp
9 4 (18.18%) Information Security
9 4 (18.18%) Confluence
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (18.18%) CentOS
9 4 (18.18%) JIRA
9 4 (18.18%) Office 365
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (18.18%) Unified Communications
9 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) Confluence
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) DECT
1 4 (18.18%) LAN
1 4 (18.18%) Unified Communications
1 4 (18.18%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) DHCP
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) NetScaler
3 2 (9.09%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) JIRA
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Desktop Support
2 10 (45.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Field Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Field Support Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) IT Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) IT Support
2 10 (45.45%) IT Support Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Support Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Business Development Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Business Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Development Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Service Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 22 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (13.64%) RSA SecurID
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.55%) iPad
4 1 (4.55%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 4 (18.18%) CentOS
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.64%) Windows 10
4 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) CRM
1 4 (18.18%) ERP
1 4 (18.18%) Information Security
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (9.09%) Business Development
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CCAA
1 3 (13.64%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (13.64%) MCITP
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.64%) XenApp
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (13.64%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Intel
2 8 (36.36%) Citrix
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) HP
5 4 (18.18%) Canon
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco
5 4 (18.18%) NetApp
5 4 (18.18%) Wyse
6 3 (13.64%) AppSense
6 3 (13.64%) Clearswift
6 3 (13.64%) MobileIron
7 2 (9.09%) Dell
7 2 (9.09%) EMC
7 2 (9.09%) Symantec
8 1 (4.55%) Acronis