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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 229 238 251
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 13 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 0.53% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 7
Average salary £42,000 £33,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.37% -33.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £27,500 £27,949
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £45,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.42%
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
2303 2442 2442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.03% 34.15% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 1888 2004
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 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 1 April 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 1 April 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
Manchester +6 8 £45,000 +28.57%
Merseyside +8 3 - - 3
Lancashire +7 2 £29,500 -1.66%
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 28 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 24 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 22 (78.57%) Windows
4 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
5 14 (50.00%) VMware
6 13 (46.43%) Citrix
7 12 (42.86%) Degree
7 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (39.29%) ITIL
8 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (35.71%) LAN
9 10 (35.71%) WAN
9 10 (35.71%) DHCP
9 10 (35.71%) DNS
9 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
10 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (28.57%) MCSA
11 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
11 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (25.00%) Windows XP
12 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
12 7 (25.00%) Dell
13 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
13 6 (21.43%) IIS
13 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (21.43%) iSCSI
14 5 (17.86%) Cisco
14 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
14 5 (17.86%) Network Security
14 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) IIS
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.57%) Lync
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.57%) Site Server
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Office
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
1 1 (3.57%) PaaS
1 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) LAN
1 10 (35.71%) WAN
1 10 (35.71%) DHCP
1 10 (35.71%) DNS
2 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 6 (21.43%) iSCSI
4 5 (17.86%) Network Security
5 4 (14.29%) SAN
6 3 (10.71%) MPLS
6 3 (10.71%) VPN
6 3 (10.71%) Firewall
7 2 (7.14%) Wireless
7 2 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (7.14%) TACACS
8 1 (3.57%) Internet
8 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) NUnit
1 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.71%) Moq
2 1 (3.57%) MSI
2 1 (3.57%) InstallShield
General
1 3 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (10.71%) Electronics
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (10.71%) IT Support
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Storage Manager
6 1 (3.57%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.57%) Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
1 3 (10.71%) VXML
1 3 (10.71%) X-Windows
1 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
1 3 (10.71%) jQuery
1 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (10.71%) Ninject
1 3 (10.71%) Backbone.js
1 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
1 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 28 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.71%) EPoS
2 3 (10.71%) IVR
2 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) EqualLogic
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Life Science
4 1 (3.57%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (14.29%) Linux
8 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.71%) MVC
3 3 (10.71%) Scrum
3 3 (10.71%) Information Security
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
3 3 (10.71%) Refactoring
3 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (10.71%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
4 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.14%) Network Design
4 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) OO
4 2 (7.14%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) C#
1 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
1 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
2 8 (28.57%) MCSA
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (14.29%) MCSE
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (10.71%) HND
5 1 (3.57%) MCSD
5 1 (3.57%) CCA
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.57%) MCITP
5 1 (3.57%) VCDX
5 1 (3.57%) VCP4
5 1 (3.57%) VCAP
5 1 (3.57%) CCEE
5 1 (3.57%) CCAA
5 1 (3.57%) CCIA
5 1 (3.57%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (10.71%) vSphere
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.57%) XenApp
6 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.57%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.14%) WSUS
2 2 (7.14%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) SCOM
2 2 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 14 (50.00%) VMware
3 13 (46.43%) Citrix
4 7 (25.00%) Dell
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco
6 4 (14.29%) Symantec
7 3 (10.71%) Wyse
7 3 (10.71%) NetApp
7 3 (10.71%) Fortinet
7 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
7 3 (10.71%) HP
8 2 (7.14%) CommVault
8 2 (7.14%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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