The 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 223 205 199
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 15 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.12% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 0.31% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 16
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% +28.88%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2185 1910 2055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.13% 37.54% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1778 1600 1742
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 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 19 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
Dorset - 9 £35,000 -
Wiltshire +2 3 £27,500 -5.17%
Bristol -4 2 £20,000 -23.07% 3
Devon - 1 £45,000 - 1
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 29 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 28 (96.55%) Windows
3 26 (89.66%) VMware
3 26 (89.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
4 25 (86.21%) Citrix
5 24 (82.76%) MS Excel
6 20 (68.97%) TCP/IP
6 20 (68.97%) Firewall
6 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (65.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (62.07%) MCITP
8 18 (62.07%) Windows Vista
8 18 (62.07%) CCA
8 18 (62.07%) Citrix Certification
8 18 (62.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (62.07%) MCSE
9 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
10 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
10 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
11 4 (13.79%) MS Office
11 4 (13.79%) Internet
12 3 (10.34%) McAfee
12 3 (10.34%) SQL
12 3 (10.34%) MCP
12 3 (10.34%) SLA
12 3 (10.34%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (17.24%) MS Exchange
1 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.90%) IIS
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) Lync
Applications
1 24 (82.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (68.97%) TCP/IP
1 20 (68.97%) Firewall
2 4 (13.79%) Internet
3 2 (6.90%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) WAN
3 2 (6.90%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (3.45%) Legal
1 1 (3.45%) French Language
1 1 (3.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Consultant
2 19 (65.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.45%) Field Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Server Support
5 1 (3.45%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (62.07%) Windows Vista
3 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Solaris
4 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.90%) ITIL
1 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
2 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (3.45%) Workflow
2 1 (3.45%) Migration
2 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (62.07%) MCITP
2 18 (62.07%) MCSE
2 18 (62.07%) CCA
2 18 (62.07%) Citrix Certification
2 18 (62.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.34%) MCP
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) VCP5
5 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.45%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (89.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
3 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.34%) XenApp
5 2 (6.90%) vSphere
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.45%) XenServer
6 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) VMware
2 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
2 25 (86.21%) Citrix
3 3 (10.34%) McAfee
4 2 (6.90%) Websense
4 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Vizioncore
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