The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 75 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.15% - 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £32,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.18%
Fat Client
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
254 200 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 39.08% 27.40% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 215 166 227
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Fat Client
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £32,000 -
Fat Client
West Midlands

Fat Client
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) VMware