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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 727 718 691
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -27
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 164 179 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.40% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 140 145 161
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
44549 44937 43443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.90% 38.86% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35843 35005 35130
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Fat Client
Salary Trend

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in the UK

Fat Client
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fat Client over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 within the UK.

Fat Client Salary Histogram in the UK

Fat Client
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 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
England +5 155 £35,000 - 18
London +39 54 £42,500 -2.85% 5
South East -32 38 £33,000 -7.69% 3
North West +5 20 £32,500 +10.24% 3
East of England +15 14 £23,500 -35.17% 2
West Midlands +14 14 £27,500 -6.65% 2
West Sussex - 14 £25,000 -
Yorkshire +19 11 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Cheshire -1 11 £45,000 +53.84% 1
Hertfordshire +3 9 £23,500 -35.17%
Manchester +16 8 £28,750 -15.39% 2
City of London +23 7 £31,000 -36.41%
Worcestershire - 7 £25,000 -
Malvern - 7 £25,000 -
Scotland +8 6 £53,750 +106.73% 1
Surrey +2 6 £35,250 +19.49% 1
Kent -5 6 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Horsham - 6 £24,000 -
Hampshire +2 5 £28,000 -13.84%
Birmingham +7 4 £40,750 +47.64%
South Yorkshire +4 4 £35,000 - 1
Essex -7 4 £25,500 -46.31%
South West -19 4 £27,000 -22.85% 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £37,500 - 1
Borehamwood - 4 £23,500 -
Knutsford - 4 £45,000 -
Reading +6 3 £23,500 -53.00%
Wiltshire +6 3 £27,000 -1.81%
Berkshire 0 3 £23,500 -53.00%
Runcorn - 3 - -

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 410 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 283 (69.02%) Windows
3 253 (61.71%) Microsoft
4 242 (59.02%) Active Directory
5 237 (57.80%) Citrix
6 193 (47.07%) VMware
7 171 (41.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 146 (35.61%) ITIL
9 142 (34.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 138 (33.66%) Firewall
11 125 (30.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 119 (29.02%) MS Excel
13 118 (28.78%) MS Office
14 102 (24.88%) Cisco
15 101 (24.63%) WAN
16 100 (24.39%) MS Exchange
17 99 (24.15%) LAN
18 93 (22.68%) TCP/IP
19 90 (21.95%) XenApp
20 86 (20.98%) Finance
21 79 (19.27%) Degree
22 75 (18.29%) SQL Server
23 73 (17.80%) SAN
24 72 (17.56%) Microsoft Certification
25 70 (17.07%) Windows 7
26 69 (16.83%) DNS
27 65 (15.85%) HP
28 64 (15.61%) Windows Server 2003
29 62 (15.12%) XenDesktop
30 57 (13.90%) MCSE

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 100 (24.39%) MS Exchange
2 53 (12.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (8.29%) SharePoint
4 32 (7.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 27 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (5.12%) Exchange Server 2003
7 13 (3.17%) Lync
8 8 (1.95%) IIS
9 7 (1.71%) Apache
10 3 (0.73%) CMS
10 3 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.49%) Node.js
11 2 (0.49%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.24%) Jetty
12 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 119 (29.02%) MS Excel
2 118 (28.78%) MS Office
3 13 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.93%) MS Project
5 11 (2.68%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Primavera
1 4 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Teamcenter
2 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.24%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 44 (10.73%) Office 365
2 27 (6.59%) Cloud Computing
2 27 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.46%) SaaS
5 4 (0.98%) PaaS
5 4 (0.98%) IaaS
6 2 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.49%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.24%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 138 (33.66%) Firewall
2 101 (24.63%) WAN
3 99 (24.15%) LAN
4 93 (22.68%) TCP/IP
5 73 (17.80%) SAN
6 69 (16.83%) DNS
7 43 (10.49%) VLAN
8 38 (9.27%) DHCP
9 34 (8.29%) VPN
10 33 (8.05%) IP Telephony
11 24 (5.85%) Network Security
11 24 (5.85%) Wi-Fi
11 24 (5.85%) VoIP
12 22 (5.37%) NetScaler
13 18 (4.39%) SSL
14 16 (3.90%) Wireless
14 16 (3.90%) NAS
15 10 (2.44%) OSPF
15 10 (2.44%) IPv4
16 9 (2.20%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (3.66%) MySQL
3 9 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.22%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.49%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.49%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.24%) OLTP
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (2.20%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.95%) MSI
3 5 (1.22%) Moq
3 5 (1.22%) NUnit
4 2 (0.49%) Subversion
4 2 (0.49%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.24%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.24%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 86 (20.98%) Finance
2 27 (6.59%) Advertising
3 20 (4.88%) Banking
4 19 (4.63%) Telecoms
5 17 (4.15%) Publishing
6 12 (2.93%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.68%) Back Office
8 9 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.95%) Retail
10 7 (1.71%) Electronics
10 7 (1.71%) Legal
11 6 (1.46%) Marketing
12 4 (0.98%) Law
12 4 (0.98%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.73%) Private Banking
13 3 (0.73%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.24%) Local Government
14 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.24%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 92 (22.44%) Analyst
2 47 (11.46%) Support Analyst
3 44 (10.73%) Support Engineer
4 43 (10.49%) IT Support
5 40 (9.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 33 (8.05%) Architect
7 32 (7.80%) Consultant
8 29 (7.07%) 3rd Line Support
9 27 (6.59%) Service Analyst
9 27 (6.59%) Service Desk Analyst
9 27 (6.59%) Systems Engineer
10 25 (6.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 22 (5.37%) 2nd Line Support
12 21 (5.12%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
13 20 (4.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 17 (4.15%) Desktop Engineer
14 17 (4.15%) Team Leader
15 16 (3.90%) Desktop Support
16 15 (3.66%) Infrastructure Specialist
17 14 (3.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (7.80%) .NET
2 22 (5.37%) Web Services
3 17 (4.15%) HTML
3 17 (4.15%) HTML5
4 16 (3.90%) ASP.NET
5 11 (2.68%) WinForms
5 11 (2.68%) MFC
5 11 (2.68%) WPF
6 8 (1.95%) XML
7 7 (1.71%) Application Packaging
7 7 (1.71%) AngularJS
8 6 (1.46%) J2EE
9 5 (1.22%) SAP Basis
9 5 (1.22%) VXML
9 5 (1.22%) X-Windows
9 5 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (1.22%) jQuery
9 5 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (1.22%) Ninject
9 5 (1.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 410 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 48 (11.71%) Blackberry
3 44 (10.73%) Data Centre
4 31 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (5.85%) Management Information System
6 17 (4.15%) Clustering
7 16 (3.90%) User Experience
8 12 (2.93%) Mobile Computing
9 11 (2.68%) Computer Science
9 11 (2.68%) Replication
10 10 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
10 10 (2.44%) HP StoreVirtual
11 8 (1.95%) EPoS
12 7 (1.71%) Handset
12 7 (1.71%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.71%) iPad
13 5 (1.22%) Client/Server
13 5 (1.22%) IVR
14 4 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
15 3 (0.73%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 283 (69.02%) Windows
2 142 (34.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 125 (30.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 70 (17.07%) Windows 7
5 64 (15.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 48 (11.71%) Windows XP
7 40 (9.76%) Linux
7 40 (9.76%) Windows 8
8 30 (7.32%) Windows Vista
9 19 (4.63%) UNIX
10 11 (2.68%) Mac OS X
11 9 (2.20%) Solaris
12 8 (1.95%) Windows 2000
12 8 (1.95%) Android
13 4 (0.98%) SUSE
14 3 (0.73%) Debian
14 3 (0.73%) CentOS
15 2 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X Server
16 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (35.61%) ITIL
2 57 (13.90%) Project Management
3 52 (12.68%) Service Management
4 37 (9.02%) Incident Management
5 30 (7.32%) Mentoring
6 24 (5.85%) Data Management
7 23 (5.61%) Change Management
7 23 (5.61%) Disaster Recovery
7 23 (5.61%) ITSM
8 22 (5.37%) Service Delivery
9 21 (5.12%) Software Engineering
9 21 (5.12%) Change Control
10 20 (4.88%) Time Management
10 20 (4.88%) Migration
11 19 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (4.15%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (3.66%) Asset Management
13 15 (3.66%) Strategic Planning
14 13 (3.17%) Capacity Management
15 12 (2.93%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 54 (13.17%) SQL
2 26 (6.34%) C#
3 25 (6.10%) Java
4 24 (5.85%) JavaScript
5 18 (4.39%) PowerShell
6 11 (2.68%) C++
7 5 (1.22%) Perl
7 5 (1.22%) Ruby
8 4 (0.98%) Python
8 4 (0.98%) PHP
9 3 (0.73%) AWK
9 3 (0.73%) sed
10 2 (0.49%) VBScript
10 2 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 79 (19.27%) Degree
2 72 (17.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 57 (13.90%) MCSE
4 44 (10.73%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (10.73%) Security Cleared
5 35 (8.54%) MCP
6 34 (8.29%) CCA
6 34 (8.29%) Citrix Certification
7 33 (8.05%) ITIL Certification
8 32 (7.80%) MCITP
9 31 (7.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 29 (7.07%) MCSA
11 28 (6.83%) SC Cleared
12 27 (6.59%) CCNA
13 14 (3.41%) HND
14 9 (2.20%) CISSP
14 9 (2.20%) CCIE
15 7 (1.71%) CCNP
15 7 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 5 (1.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (12.20%) SLA
2 14 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.71%) QA
4 2 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 242 (59.02%) Active Directory
2 171 (41.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (21.95%) XenApp
4 62 (15.12%) XenDesktop
5 50 (12.20%) Hyper-V
6 39 (9.51%) Terminal Services
7 37 (9.02%) Microsoft App-V
8 36 (8.78%) vSphere
9 17 (4.15%) VMware ESX
10 14 (3.41%) Terminal Server
11 10 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
12 9 (2.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 8 (1.95%) XenServer
14 5 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (0.73%) DFS Replication
15 3 (0.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (0.73%) VMware Server
15 3 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
15 3 (0.73%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.73%) NFS
Systems Management
1 53 (12.93%) SCCM
2 14 (3.41%) Backup Exec
3 13 (3.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (2.20%) WSUS
5 7 (1.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (1.71%) SCOM
5 7 (1.71%) SCVMM
6 5 (1.22%) Casper Suite
7 4 (0.98%) EdgeSight
8 3 (0.73%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.73%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (0.73%) Nagios
9 2 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.49%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.24%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.24%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 253 (61.71%) Microsoft
2 237 (57.80%) Citrix
3 193 (47.07%) VMware
4 102 (24.88%) Cisco
5 65 (15.85%) HP
6 34 (8.29%) NetApp
7 32 (7.80%) CheckPoint
8 30 (7.32%) Dell
9 26 (6.34%) Oracle
10 25 (6.10%) Juniper
11 22 (5.37%) Apple
12 17 (4.15%) Symantec
12 17 (4.15%) SonicWALL
13 15 (3.66%) AppSense
14 13 (3.17%) Sophos
15 12 (2.93%) McAfee
16 11 (2.68%) Fujitsu
17 10 (2.44%) ProCurve
18 9 (2.20%) Bloomberg
18 9 (2.20%) SAP
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 including car allowance
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £38154 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Centric Resource
Salary: £50,000 per annum + Flexi-Time + Company Benefits including Pension an
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
Code Red Associates
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: Band 6 £31,249 - £41,218 pa + HCAS
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 9 days ago
Altrincham
Recruitx
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bodmin, Bury St Edmunds, Boston or Tipton
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Sheffield
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Maidstone
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago