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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 239 245 224
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 17 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% 0.45% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 11
Average salary £32,500 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.09% +61.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £42,232 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £95,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -8.00%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1849 2000 1786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.74% 27.25% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1424 1662 1496
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 10 £34,250 - 1
Manchester +1 4 £20,000 -64.44% 1
Cheshire 0 2 £27,500 - 1
Lancashire +6 1 £30,000 -42.85%
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 33 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
3 23 (69.70%) ITIL
3 23 (69.70%) Windows
4 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 17 (51.52%) Windows 7
6 16 (48.48%) MS Exchange
7 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
7 15 (45.45%) MS Office
7 15 (45.45%) Finance
8 14 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (39.39%) HP
9 13 (39.39%) Internet
10 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (33.33%) Blackberry
10 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (33.33%) VPN
11 10 (30.30%) Cisco
11 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
11 10 (30.30%) WAN
11 10 (30.30%) Windows XP
11 10 (30.30%) Terminal Services
11 10 (30.30%) iPhone
12 9 (27.27%) Structured Cabling
12 9 (27.27%) VLAN
13 8 (24.24%) IP Telephony
13 8 (24.24%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 6 (18.18%) SLA
14 6 (18.18%) Citrix
14 6 (18.18%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (48.48%) MS Exchange
2 14 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
1 15 (45.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Pegasus Opera
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) Internet
2 11 (33.33%) VPN
3 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
3 10 (30.30%) WAN
4 9 (27.27%) Structured Cabling
4 9 (27.27%) VLAN
5 8 (24.24%) IP Telephony
6 3 (9.09%) SAN
6 3 (9.09%) DNS
7 2 (6.06%) DHCP
7 2 (6.06%) Firewall
8 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.03%) Wireless
8 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.03%) 3G
8 1 (3.03%) LAN
8 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Automotive
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Analyst
2 18 (54.55%) Support Analyst
3 12 (36.36%) IT Support Analyst
3 12 (36.36%) IT Support
4 8 (24.24%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (12.12%) SAP Support Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) SAP Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Systems Support
5 4 (12.12%) SAP Support
5 4 (12.12%) Service Desk Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Service Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Service Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Support Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Support Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 33 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 11 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 10 (30.30%) iPhone
4 3 (9.09%) CMDB
5 2 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (6.06%) Handset
5 2 (6.06%) Replication
6 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.03%) iPad
6 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Windows 7
3 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (30.30%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.03%) VMS
5 1 (3.03%) Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.03%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Problem Management
2 5 (15.15%) Project Management
3 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
3 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 3 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (6.06%) Investment Management
5 2 (6.06%) Wealth Management
5 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.03%) Service Management
6 1 (3.03%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.03%) ERP
6 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.03%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.03%) Software Distribution
6 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (3.03%) VBScript
3 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) CCNA
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
1 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) QA
3 1 (3.03%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 10 (30.30%) Terminal Services
3 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (15.15%) XenApp
5 3 (9.09%) XenDesktop
6 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.03%) vSphere
7 1 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (3.03%) Xen
7 1 (3.03%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) HP SIM
2 2 (6.06%) SCCM
3 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.03%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (3.03%) WSUS
3 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) HP
3 10 (30.30%) Cisco
4 8 (24.24%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 6 (18.18%) Citrix
5 6 (18.18%) SAP
5 6 (18.18%) VMware
6 4 (12.12%) Sage
6 4 (12.12%) Wyse
7 2 (6.06%) IBM
7 2 (6.06%) ProCurve
8 1 (3.03%) Mitel
8 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.03%) Symantec
8 1 (3.03%) Remedy
8 1 (3.03%) McAfee
8 1 (3.03%) Juniper
8 1 (3.03%) CA
8 1 (3.03%) Pegasus
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