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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 154 166 146
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -20
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 5 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.064% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.17% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £34,750 - £24,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 - £12,800
10% offered a salary of more than £38,550 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.77% -14.00%
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
1143 1164 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 34.49% 37.02% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 728 748 629
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 £27,500 £26,826
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 October 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 -9 3 £30,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £39,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Fat Client
UK

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 8 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (62.50%) ITIL
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) DHCP
5 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (50.00%) DNS
5 4 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (37.50%) Citrix
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (37.50%) WAN
6 3 (37.50%) MS Office
6 3 (37.50%) Legal
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (25.00%) Lync
7 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (25.00%) Degree
7 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (25.00%) Telecoms

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (12.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) KVM
3 1 (12.50%) RHEV
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat