The first 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 212 225 240
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 30 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.30% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.60% 1.12% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 10
Average salary £29,000 £36,250 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -31.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,450 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £95,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -16.25%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1878 1967 1993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.99% 26.88% 26.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1641 1714
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +0.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Fat Client
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 +22 21 £27,600 +28.37% 2
Manchester +2 7 £31,250 -16.66% 1
Merseyside - 2 £33,500 -
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 47 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 38 (80.85%) Microsoft
3 33 (70.21%) Windows
4 25 (53.19%) Active Directory
5 22 (46.81%) Windows 7
6 20 (42.55%) VMware
6 20 (42.55%) HP
7 19 (40.43%) MS Exchange
7 19 (40.43%) TCP/IP
8 18 (38.30%) VPN
8 18 (38.30%) WAN
8 18 (38.30%) ITIL
9 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (31.91%) Degree
10 15 (31.91%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (29.79%) DNS
12 13 (27.66%) DHCP
12 13 (27.66%) Citrix
13 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (25.53%) Cisco
13 12 (25.53%) VLAN
13 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (23.40%) Blackberry
15 10 (21.28%) SAN
15 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
15 10 (21.28%) iPhone
15 10 (21.28%) Finance
16 9 (19.15%) Network Security
16 9 (19.15%) MCSA
16 9 (19.15%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 19 (40.43%) MS Exchange
2 15 (31.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) IIS
4 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (40.43%) TCP/IP
2 18 (38.30%) VPN
2 18 (38.30%) WAN
3 14 (29.79%) DNS
4 13 (27.66%) DHCP
5 12 (25.53%) VLAN
6 10 (21.28%) SAN
7 9 (19.15%) Network Security
7 9 (19.15%) LAN
7 9 (19.15%) Structured Cabling
8 7 (14.89%) Firewall
9 6 (12.77%) Internet
10 5 (10.64%) ADSL
11 2 (4.26%) Intranet
12 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
12 1 (2.13%) VoIP
12 1 (2.13%) 3G
12 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (2.13%) Wireless
12 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Support Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Service Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Service Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Service Desk Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.38%) Help Desk Technician
7 2 (4.26%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Support
7 2 (4.26%) Support Technician
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 47 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 11 (23.40%) Blackberry
3 10 (21.28%) iPhone
4 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.38%) CMDB
5 2 (4.26%) Replication
5 2 (4.26%) NHS
6 1 (2.13%) iPad
6 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.13%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 33 (70.21%) Windows
2 22 (46.81%) Windows 7
3 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.77%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.13%) VMS
7 1 (2.13%) Linux
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) ITIL
2 5 (10.64%) Change Management
2 5 (10.64%) Problem Management
3 4 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.26%) Wealth Management
5 2 (4.26%) Information Management
5 2 (4.26%) Network Design
5 2 (4.26%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.26%) Investment Management
5 2 (4.26%) Project Management
6 1 (2.13%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.13%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.13%) DNA
6 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.13%) Information Assurance
6 1 (2.13%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) Degree
2 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (19.15%) MCSA
4 2 (4.26%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
5 1 (2.13%) MCP
5 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.13%) CCNA
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 25 (53.19%) Active Directory
2 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (19.15%) vSphere
4 8 (17.02%) XenApp
5 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
5 5 (10.64%) Terminal Services
5 5 (10.64%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.13%) MetaFrame
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.13%) AppDNA
2 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.13%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (80.85%) Microsoft
2 20 (42.55%) VMware
2 20 (42.55%) HP
3 13 (27.66%) Citrix
4 12 (25.53%) Cisco
5 5 (10.64%) ProCurve
6 4 (8.51%) Sage
6 4 (8.51%) Sophos
6 4 (8.51%) Websense
6 4 (8.51%) Dell
7 2 (4.26%) IBM
8 1 (2.13%) Acronis
8 1 (2.13%) EMC
8 1 (2.13%) Intel
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle
8 1 (2.13%) Juniper
8 1 (2.13%) BMC
8 1 (2.13%) CA
8 1 (2.13%) Symantec
8 1 (2.13%) Remedy
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