The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 161 162 157
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 0.14% 0.099%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.37% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £60,000 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+130.76% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -
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 Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1349 1339 1115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.79% 36.40% 36.79%
Number of salaries quoted 821 882 727
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in Scotland

Fat Client
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stirling - 3 - -
Glasgow +6 1 £60,000 +51.89% 2
Fat Client
UK

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) ITSM
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
5 3 (42.86%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (42.86%) XenApp
5 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
5 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
5 3 (42.86%) Android
5 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 3 (42.86%) Apple
5 3 (42.86%) AppSense
5 3 (42.86%) MS Office
5 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) HP
5 3 (42.86%) Dell
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 2 (28.57%) LAN
6 2 (28.57%) WAN
6 2 (28.57%) Banking
6 2 (28.57%) Retail
6 2 (28.57%) Logistics
6 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
6 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
6 2 (28.57%) VMware

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (28.57%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
2 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
3 3 (42.86%) Android
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) Logistics
2 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) XenApp
1 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Apple
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Dell
2 3 (42.86%) AppSense
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Wyse
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