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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 246 217 255
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +38
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 12 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.44% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 1.23% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 10
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,950 £30,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £41,660 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-39.99% +28.18%
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
2594 2200 2578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.26% 35.85% 35.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2139 1737 2186
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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
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 7 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +9 6 £19,000 -49.33%
Lancashire -9 4 £45,000 +109.30%
Manchester -12 2 - -
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 14 (70.00%) Windows
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (60.00%) VMware
4 9 (45.00%) Citrix
5 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco
6 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (35.00%) HP
6 7 (35.00%) MS Office
7 6 (30.00%) LAN
7 6 (30.00%) WAN
7 6 (30.00%) Dell
7 6 (30.00%) Symantec
7 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
8 5 (25.00%) Intel
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 4 (20.00%) DECT
9 4 (20.00%) CRM
9 4 (20.00%) ERP
9 4 (20.00%) VoIP
9 4 (20.00%) Linux
9 4 (20.00%) EMC
9 4 (20.00%) Wyse
9 4 (20.00%) Information Security
9 4 (20.00%) NetApp
9 4 (20.00%) CentOS
9 4 (20.00%) Business Development

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 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) LAN
1 6 (30.00%) WAN
2 4 (20.00%) DECT
2 4 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (20.00%) VoIP
3 3 (15.00%) DHCP
3 3 (15.00%) DNS
4 2 (10.00%) VLAN
5 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) IT Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 5 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Field Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) IT Support
2 5 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Business Development Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Development Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (20.00%) CentOS
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Business Development
1 4 (20.00%) CRM
1 4 (20.00%) ERP
1 4 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) MCSA
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) CCAA
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (10.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (10.00%) HP SIM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
2 2 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (10.00%) WSUS
3 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (60.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) Citrix
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco
3 7 (35.00%) HP
4 6 (30.00%) Dell
4 6 (30.00%) Symantec
5 5 (25.00%) Intel
6 4 (20.00%) Canon
6 4 (20.00%) EMC
6 4 (20.00%) NetApp
6 4 (20.00%) Wyse
7 2 (10.00%) arcserve
7 2 (10.00%) CommVault
7 2 (10.00%) IBM
7 2 (10.00%) Juniper
7 2 (10.00%) Mitel
7 2 (10.00%) ProCurve
7 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (10.00%) Sophos