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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 137 135 124
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 8 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.31% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 0.53% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 4
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
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
783 757 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.28% 31.06% 33.70%
Number of salaries quoted 471 555 595
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 October 2014.

Fat Client Salary Histogram in Reading

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 22 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 18 (81.82%) Citrix
3 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (59.09%) Windows
3 13 (59.09%) MCSE
4 12 (54.55%) Microsoft App-V
4 12 (54.55%) AppSense
4 12 (54.55%) SCCM
5 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 10 (45.45%) HP
6 10 (45.45%) Linux
6 10 (45.45%) MS Office
6 10 (45.45%) VMware
7 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
8 8 (36.36%) IAG
8 8 (36.36%) UAG
8 8 (36.36%) CCEE
8 8 (36.36%) Linux+ Certification
8 8 (36.36%) SUSE
8 8 (36.36%) CCA
8 8 (36.36%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (27.27%) ITIL
11 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
11 5 (22.73%) PBX
11 5 (22.73%) Avaya
11 5 (22.73%) Cisco
11 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
11 5 (22.73%) Finance

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
1 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Office
2 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) PBX
2 4 (18.18%) VPN
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) Broadband
4 1 (4.55%) SAN
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Citrix Specialist
2 8 (36.36%) Citrix Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Desktop Support
4 5 (22.73%) Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Support Specialist
8 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 22 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Linux
3 8 (36.36%) SUSE
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
6 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.55%) UNIX
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
3 4 (18.18%) BCP
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
1 1 (4.55%) VB
1 1 (4.55%) Korn
1 1 (4.55%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (59.09%) MCSE
2 8 (36.36%) CCEE
2 8 (36.36%) Linux+ Certification
2 8 (36.36%) CCA
2 8 (36.36%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft App-V
2 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (36.36%) IAG
3 8 (36.36%) UAG
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.55%) NFS
5 1 (4.55%) MetaFrame
5 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Citrix
2 12 (54.55%) AppSense
3 10 (45.45%) HP
3 10 (45.45%) VMware
4 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
5 5 (22.73%) Avaya
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) Lumension
6 4 (18.18%) McAfee
7 1 (4.55%) IBM
7 1 (4.55%) Dell
7 1 (4.55%) EMC
7 1 (4.55%) Veritas
7 1 (4.55%) Altiris
7 1 (4.55%) Isilon
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago