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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fat Client
England / North West
Rank 236 220 230
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 16 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.63% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 14
Median salary £19,000 £25,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% -19.35%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +2.94%

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
2517 2078 2438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.13% 37.64% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2083 1652 2099
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +10 10 £19,000 -24.00%
Manchester -21 3 - - 1
Lancashire - 3 £45,000 -
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 21 (80.77%) Windows
3 12 (46.15%) MS Office
4 11 (42.31%) Citrix
5 10 (38.46%) VMware
5 10 (38.46%) Intel
5 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
7 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
7 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
8 7 (26.92%) HP
9 6 (23.08%) Cisco
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
10 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
10 5 (19.23%) Dell
10 5 (19.23%) LAN
10 5 (19.23%) WAN
10 5 (19.23%) DHCP
10 5 (19.23%) DNS
10 5 (19.23%) Finance
10 5 (19.23%) Symantec
11 4 (15.38%) NetApp
11 4 (15.38%) Wyse
11 4 (15.38%) Information Security
11 4 (15.38%) DECT
11 4 (15.38%) CRM
11 4 (15.38%) ERP

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 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Confluence
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (46.15%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) DHCP
1 5 (19.23%) DNS
1 5 (19.23%) LAN
1 5 (19.23%) WAN
2 4 (15.38%) DECT
2 4 (15.38%) Unified Communications
3 3 (11.54%) NetScaler
3 3 (11.54%) VoIP
4 1 (3.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Desktop Engineer
1 11 (42.31%) IT Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Desktop Support
2 10 (38.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Field Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Field Support Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) IT Support
2 10 (38.46%) IT Support Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Support Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Business Development Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Business Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Development Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 26 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.54%) RSA SecurID
4 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.85%) iPad
5 1 (3.85%) iPhone
5 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (15.38%) CentOS
4 4 (15.38%) Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) CRM
1 4 (15.38%) ERP
1 4 (15.38%) Information Security
2 3 (11.54%) Business Development
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) C
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) CCAA
2 3 (11.54%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (11.54%) MCITP
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) MCSA
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
4 4 (15.38%) XenApp
5 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (11.54%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (7.69%) SCOM
3 2 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (7.69%) WSUS
4 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.85%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Citrix
2 10 (38.46%) Intel
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) HP
4 6 (23.08%) Cisco
5 5 (19.23%) Dell
5 5 (19.23%) Symantec
6 4 (15.38%) Canon
6 4 (15.38%) NetApp
6 4 (15.38%) Wyse
7 3 (11.54%) AppSense
7 3 (11.54%) Clearswift
7 3 (11.54%) EMC
7 3 (11.54%) MobileIron
8 2 (7.69%) CommVault
9 1 (3.85%) IBM
9 1 (3.85%) Juniper
9 1 (3.85%) Mitel
9 1 (3.85%) Sophos