The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank - - 42
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 1.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £34,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.38%
Fat Client
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
102 88 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 61.08% 52.07% 39.30%
Number of salaries quoted 53 49 55
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Fat Client across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fat Client across the Northern Ireland region.

Fat Client Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Fat Client
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Citrix Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix