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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 133 138 129
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 10 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.40% 0.086% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.27% 0.28% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 4
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,500 £31,750
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +8.66%
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
789 702 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.40% 30.32% 33.25%
Number of salaries quoted 476 543 582
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £58,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 September 2014.

Fat Client Salary Histogram in Reading

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 21 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 17 (80.95%) Citrix
3 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (61.90%) MCSE
3 13 (61.90%) Microsoft App-V
3 13 (61.90%) AppSense
3 13 (61.90%) SCCM
4 12 (57.14%) Windows
5 11 (52.38%) Linux
5 11 (52.38%) HP
5 11 (52.38%) VMware
6 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
6 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
7 9 (42.86%) CCA
7 9 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
7 9 (42.86%) MS Office
7 9 (42.86%) Linux+ Certification
7 9 (42.86%) SUSE
7 9 (42.86%) IAG
7 9 (42.86%) UAG
7 9 (42.86%) CCEE
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 5 (23.81%) Finance
9 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
10 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
10 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (19.05%) Lumension

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (19.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) VPN
1 4 (19.05%) PBX
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) Broadband
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Citrix Specialist
2 9 (42.86%) Citrix Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Desktop Support
4 4 (19.05%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Support Specialist
7 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Desktop Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Desktop Support
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 21 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 9 (42.86%) SUSE
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
6 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.76%) UNIX
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
1 4 (19.05%) BCP
1 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
2 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (4.76%) Project Management
2 1 (4.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
1 1 (4.76%) Perl
1 1 (4.76%) VB
1 1 (4.76%) Korn
1 1 (4.76%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) MCSE
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (42.86%) Linux+ Certification
2 9 (42.86%) CCEE
2 9 (42.86%) CCA
2 9 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 9 (42.86%) IAG
3 9 (42.86%) UAG
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.76%) XenServer
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (4.76%) MetaFrame
5 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.76%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
2 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Citrix
2 13 (61.90%) AppSense
3 11 (52.38%) VMware
3 11 (52.38%) HP
4 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) Lumension
6 4 (19.05%) McAfee
6 4 (19.05%) Avaya
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco
7 1 (4.76%) IBM
7 1 (4.76%) Dell
7 1 (4.76%) EMC
7 1 (4.76%) Veritas
7 1 (4.76%) Altiris
7 1 (4.76%) Isilon