The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 212 212 212
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 16 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.095% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 0.31% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 9
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +48.88%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -16.25%
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1716 1611 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.03% 30.70% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1372 1342 1320
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Fat Client
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in the South West

Fat Client
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fat Client across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Fat Client Salary Histogram in the South West

Fat Client
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Dorset +2 9 £35,000 -
Wiltshire -7 3 £27,500 -22.87%
Devon - 2 - - 3
Gloucestershire - 2 £29,750 -
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 20 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) VMware
2 19 (95.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (90.00%) Citrix
4 17 (85.00%) MS Excel
5 14 (70.00%) TCP/IP
5 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (70.00%) Firewall
6 12 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (60.00%) MCITP
6 12 (60.00%) Windows Vista
6 12 (60.00%) CCA
6 12 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
6 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (60.00%) MCSE
6 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
9 3 (15.00%) MCP
9 3 (15.00%) SQL
9 3 (15.00%) Internet
9 3 (15.00%) McAfee
10 2 (10.00%) Websense
10 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (85.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) TCP/IP
1 14 (70.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) Internet
3 2 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) LAN
3 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 2 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Consultant
2 12 (60.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Server Support
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (10.00%) Solaris
4 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL
1 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) MCSE
1 12 (60.00%) CCA
1 12 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 12 (60.00%) MCITP
2 3 (15.00%) MCP
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.00%) XenApp
4 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (95.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) Citrix
3 3 (15.00%) McAfee
4 2 (10.00%) Websense
4 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Vizioncore