The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 136 130 138
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 3 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.36% 0.044%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 1.02% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Average salary £23,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -
Fat Client
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
861 883 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 38.99% 35.55% 33.66%
Number of salaries quoted 620 558 604
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in Reading

Fat Client
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 5 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware