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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 128 137 126
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 9 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.36% 0.043% 0.048%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.26% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
714 645 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.38% 27.73% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 424 520 472
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fat Client across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Fat Client Salary Histogram in Reading

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 14 (70.00%) AppSense
2 14 (70.00%) SCCM
3 13 (65.00%) Citrix
4 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (55.00%) MCSE
4 11 (55.00%) HP
4 11 (55.00%) VMware
5 10 (50.00%) Linux+ Certification
5 10 (50.00%) SUSE
5 10 (50.00%) IAG
5 10 (50.00%) UAG
5 10 (50.00%) CCEE
5 10 (50.00%) Windows
5 10 (50.00%) Linux
5 10 (50.00%) CCA
5 10 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 9 (45.00%) MS Office
7 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (20.00%) McAfee
10 4 (20.00%) VPN
10 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
10 4 (20.00%) Finance
10 4 (20.00%) Lumension
10 4 (20.00%) Windows 8

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Office
2 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) Broadband
2 1 (5.00%) PBX
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Wireless
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 10 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) IT Support
5 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
5 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (15.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix Support Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix Support
6 1 (5.00%) Call Centre Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 20 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) SUSE
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Time Management
1 3 (15.00%) Document Management
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) BCP
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (55.00%) MCSE
2 10 (50.00%) Linux+ Certification
2 10 (50.00%) CCEE
2 10 (50.00%) CCA
2 10 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (50.00%) IAG
2 10 (50.00%) UAG
3 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.00%) MetaFrame
4 1 (5.00%) XenServer
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (70.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) AppSense
2 13 (65.00%) Citrix
3 11 (55.00%) HP
3 11 (55.00%) VMware
4 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) McAfee
6 4 (20.00%) Lumension
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco
7 1 (5.00%) IBM
7 1 (5.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) Avaya
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
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