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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 236 238 225
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 3 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.051% 0.36% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.98% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 29
Median salary £35,500 £30,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £26,570 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £42,500 £35,700
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
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
2341 2443 2495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.15% 37.12% 35.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1995 1917 1914
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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
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 24 July 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 +23 2 £36,000 +2.85%
Lancashire +12 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 15 (75.00%) Windows
3 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (50.00%) Citrix
4 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (40.00%) MS Office
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
7 5 (25.00%) XenApp
7 5 (25.00%) SCCM
7 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (25.00%) HP
7 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 5 (25.00%) Intel
8 4 (20.00%) Wireless
8 4 (20.00%) Symantec
8 4 (20.00%) ITIL
8 4 (20.00%) VoIP
8 4 (20.00%) DHCP
8 4 (20.00%) DNS
8 4 (20.00%) Dell
8 4 (20.00%) EMC
8 4 (20.00%) SAN
8 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 4 (20.00%) Driving Licence
8 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 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DHCP
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
1 4 (20.00%) VoIP
1 4 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) VLAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 8 (40.00%) Field Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Field Support Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) IT Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) IT Support
4 5 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Server Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Active Directory Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Business Development Manager
6 3 (15.00%) Business Manager
6 3 (15.00%) Development Manager
7 2 (10.00%) Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) ICT Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) ICT Support
7 2 (10.00%) ICT Support Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 20 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.00%) User Experience
5 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.00%) Android
5 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (10.00%) VMS
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Business Development
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 2 (10.00%) Line Management
2 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.00%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (25.00%) XenApp
4 4 (20.00%) Xen
5 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) Citrix
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) HP
3 5 (25.00%) Intel
4 4 (20.00%) Dell
4 4 (20.00%) EMC
4 4 (20.00%) Symantec
5 2 (10.00%) Apple
6 1 (5.00%) AppSense
6 1 (5.00%) arcserve
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) IBM
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) Mitel
6 1 (5.00%) ProCurve
6 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.00%) Sophos