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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 166 154 149
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 6 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.033% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 0.095% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Average salary £26,000 - £27,250
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 - £14,200
10% offered a salary of more than £36,650 - £36,450
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
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
1323 1056 1056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.72% 34.36% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 872 688 665
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fat Client across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Fat Client Salary Histogram 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 23 September 2014. 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
Edinburgh - 4 £22,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £39,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Fat Client
UK

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 5 (55.56%) ITIL
4 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (44.44%) DHCP
5 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 4 (44.44%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (44.44%) SAN
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) Legal
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (33.33%) NetApp
6 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (33.33%) EMC
6 3 (33.33%) HP
6 3 (33.33%) MS Office
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
1 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (11.11%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (11.11%) DTV
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) CentOS
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) Information Management
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) KVM
3 1 (11.11%) RHEV
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) EMC
3 3 (33.33%) NetApp
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Dell
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco