The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 379 391 402
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 63 64 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 0.74% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 54 50 39
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
Fat Client
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7618 8618 8265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.96% 37.57% 37.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5919 6796 6769
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Fat Client
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in the South East

Fat Client
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fat Client across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Fat Client Salary Histogram in the South East

Fat Client
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Hampshire +18 29 £38,000 +16.92%
East Sussex +5 8 £27,000 -
West Sussex +4 6 £23,500 -9.61%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £34,000 -
Berkshire -6 5 £32,500 -23.52%
Kent +10 4 £31,000 +29.16%
Surrey +4 4 £33,250 -26.11%
Oxfordshire +11 1 £17,500 -
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 149 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 122 (81.88%) Windows
3 111 (74.50%) Citrix
4 99 (66.44%) Microsoft
5 98 (65.77%) Active Directory
6 90 (60.40%) VMware
7 89 (59.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 68 (45.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 66 (44.30%) MS Excel
10 62 (41.61%) MS Exchange
11 61 (40.94%) MS Office
12 57 (38.26%) Firewall
13 50 (33.56%) Windows 7
14 46 (30.87%) TCP/IP
15 45 (30.20%) CCA
15 45 (30.20%) Citrix Certification
15 45 (30.20%) Microsoft Certification
16 43 (28.86%) ITIL
17 41 (27.52%) MCSE
18 36 (24.16%) XenApp
19 35 (23.49%) Windows Server 2012
19 35 (23.49%) MCITP
20 34 (22.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 34 (22.82%) Windows 8
21 33 (22.15%) Cisco
22 32 (21.48%) SAN
22 32 (21.48%) DNS
22 32 (21.48%) Windows Vista
23 29 (19.46%) DHCP
24 25 (16.78%) Terminal Services

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 62 (41.61%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.36%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.68%) Live Communications Server
5 4 (2.68%) CMS
5 4 (2.68%) IIS
6 2 (1.34%) Lync
6 2 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 66 (44.30%) MS Excel
2 61 (40.94%) MS Office
3 5 (3.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.01%) MS Project
4 3 (2.01%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Teamcenter
1 2 (1.34%) Primavera
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (38.26%) Firewall
2 46 (30.87%) TCP/IP
3 32 (21.48%) SAN
3 32 (21.48%) DNS
4 29 (19.46%) DHCP
5 15 (10.07%) VoIP
6 13 (8.72%) NetScaler
7 12 (8.05%) WAN
8 11 (7.38%) LAN
9 7 (4.70%) VLAN
10 6 (4.03%) Wireless
11 4 (2.68%) IP Telephony
11 4 (2.68%) Internet
11 4 (2.68%) SSL
11 4 (2.68%) VPN
12 3 (2.01%) SNMP
12 3 (2.01%) PBX
13 2 (1.34%) DMZ
13 2 (1.34%) CTI
13 2 (1.34%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.36%) FileMaker
3 4 (2.68%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (2.68%) MS Access
3 4 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.01%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) WinDbg
General
1 22 (14.77%) Finance
2 15 (10.07%) Publishing
3 7 (4.70%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.36%) Back Office
5 4 (2.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.67%) Automotive
6 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (32.21%) Analyst
2 30 (20.13%) IT Support
3 27 (18.12%) Support Analyst
4 26 (17.45%) Consultant
5 21 (14.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (12.75%) IT Consultant
6 19 (12.75%) Support Consultant
7 18 (12.08%) 2nd Line Support
8 16 (10.74%) Support Engineer
9 15 (10.07%) Service Analyst
9 15 (10.07%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 15 (10.07%) Service Desk Analyst
10 14 (9.40%) 3rd Line Support
11 12 (8.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 12 (8.05%) 1st Line Support
11 12 (8.05%) Technical Support
12 11 (7.38%) Applications Support
13 8 (5.37%) IT Support Analyst
13 8 (5.37%) Desktop Support
14 7 (4.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.71%) .NET
2 4 (2.68%) Ajax
2 4 (2.68%) HTML
2 4 (2.68%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.68%) CSS
3 3 (2.01%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 149 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 11 (7.38%) Blackberry
3 10 (6.71%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.03%) Statistics
4 6 (4.03%) Clustering
5 3 (2.01%) Replication
5 3 (2.01%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.34%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.34%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.67%) CMDB
7 1 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 122 (81.88%) Windows
2 68 (45.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (33.56%) Windows 7
4 35 (23.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (22.82%) Windows 8
6 32 (21.48%) Windows Vista
7 19 (12.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (10.74%) Linux
9 13 (8.72%) Windows XP
10 8 (5.37%) UNIX
11 2 (1.34%) Debian
11 2 (1.34%) CentOS
11 2 (1.34%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.34%) Solaris
12 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.67%) Scientific Linux
12 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.86%) ITIL
2 19 (12.75%) Kalman Filter
3 15 (10.07%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (10.07%) Time Management
4 10 (6.71%) Security Management
5 9 (6.04%) Change Control
5 9 (6.04%) Incident Management
6 8 (5.37%) Information Security
6 8 (5.37%) Information Security Management
6 8 (5.37%) Network Management
6 8 (5.37%) ISMS
7 7 (4.70%) Project Management
8 5 (3.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (2.68%) Asset Management
9 4 (2.68%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.01%) CRM
10 3 (2.01%) PRINCE2
10 3 (2.01%) Workflow
10 3 (2.01%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.01%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.41%) SQL
2 6 (4.03%) Java
3 4 (2.68%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.34%) AWK
4 2 (1.34%) sed
4 2 (1.34%) Perl
5 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.67%) VBScript
5 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (30.20%) CCA
1 45 (30.20%) Citrix Certification
1 45 (30.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (27.52%) MCSE
3 35 (23.49%) MCITP
4 34 (22.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 23 (15.44%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (15.44%) Security Cleared
6 22 (14.77%) SC Cleared
7 21 (14.09%) CCNA
8 10 (6.71%) MCP
9 7 (4.70%) Degree
10 5 (3.36%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.34%) CCNP
11 2 (1.34%) HND
12 1 (0.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.11%) SLA
2 8 (5.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.01%) QA
System Software
1 98 (65.77%) Active Directory
2 89 (59.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (24.16%) XenApp
4 25 (16.78%) Terminal Services
5 8 (5.37%) Hyper-V
6 6 (4.03%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (4.03%) vSphere
7 4 (2.68%) Terminal Server
8 3 (2.01%) ISA Server
8 3 (2.01%) DFS Replication
8 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.34%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.34%) NFS
10 1 (0.67%) BlackBerry Internet Service
10 1 (0.67%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (15.44%) Backup Exec
2 20 (13.42%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (4.70%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.68%) SCCM
4 4 (2.68%) WSUS
4 4 (2.68%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (2.68%) Unicenter
4 4 (2.68%) Netcool
4 4 (2.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (2.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.34%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (1.34%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.34%) Nagios
7 1 (0.67%) DameWare
7 1 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 111 (74.50%) Citrix
2 99 (66.44%) Microsoft
3 90 (60.40%) VMware
4 33 (22.15%) Cisco
5 22 (14.77%) Symantec
6 20 (13.42%) Veeam
7 17 (11.41%) HP
8 14 (9.40%) Oracle
9 12 (8.05%) Dell
10 10 (6.71%) Avaya
11 6 (4.03%) NetApp
11 6 (4.03%) EMC
12 5 (3.36%) Veritas
12 5 (3.36%) Sophos
13 4 (2.68%) Meridio
14 3 (2.01%) IBM
14 3 (2.01%) Adobe
14 3 (2.01%) BMC
14 3 (2.01%) Red Hat
14 3 (2.01%) 3Com