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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 216 248 250
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +2
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 16 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 0.54% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 15
Median salary £25,182 £42,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.39% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £77,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,230 £32,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.90% -16.66%
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
2266 2426 2567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.22% 37.79% 35.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1902 1919 1994
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,936 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 3 May 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 3 May 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
Manchester +13 9 £28,206 -33.63%
Cheshire +35 7 £19,000 -15.55%
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 26 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 23 (88.46%) Windows
3 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 14 (53.85%) Citrix
3 14 (53.85%) Windows Server
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
6 10 (38.46%) MS Office
7 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
7 9 (34.62%) VMware
7 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
8 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (26.92%) Apple
8 7 (26.92%) Windows XP
8 7 (26.92%) Intel
8 7 (26.92%) Symantec
9 6 (23.08%) Terminal Services
9 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
9 6 (23.08%) Firewall
9 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
9 6 (23.08%) Windows 8
10 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (19.23%) XenApp
10 5 (19.23%) SCCM
10 5 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (19.23%) Cisco
10 5 (19.23%) ITIL
10 5 (19.23%) MS Excel

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 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Office
2 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
1 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (15.38%) DHCP
3 4 (15.38%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (15.38%) SAN
3 4 (15.38%) Wireless
4 3 (11.54%) Broadband
4 3 (11.54%) VoIP
5 1 (3.85%) H.323
5 1 (3.85%) PBX
5 1 (3.85%) PSTN
5 1 (3.85%) Skype
5 1 (3.85%) SS7
5 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Support Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Desktop Support
2 10 (38.46%) Field Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Desktop Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Field Support Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) IT Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) IT Support
4 7 (26.92%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Service Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Support Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Implementation Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Server Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Active Directory Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Business Manager
8 2 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Desktop Team Leader
8 2 (7.69%) ICT Support
8 2 (7.69%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 26 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (15.38%) Driving Licence
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (26.92%) Windows XP
5 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 6 (23.08%) Windows 8
6 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Vista
8 2 (7.69%) Android
8 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
8 2 (7.69%) VMS
9 1 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) Business Development
3 2 (7.69%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (7.69%) Line Management
3 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
3 2 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) Identity Management
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.85%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
4 6 (23.08%) Terminal Services
5 5 (19.23%) XenApp
6 4 (15.38%) Xen
7 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
7 2 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Citrix
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) Apple
3 7 (26.92%) Intel
3 7 (26.92%) Symantec
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco
4 5 (19.23%) Sophos
5 2 (7.69%) Dell
5 2 (7.69%) EMC
5 2 (7.69%) GFI Software
5 2 (7.69%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.85%) Altiris
6 1 (3.85%) AppSense