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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 661 670 683
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 230 206 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.50% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 194 164 169
Average salary £35,000 £35,304 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.86% +0.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,620
% change year-on-year
- +7.29%

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
39821 40968 41864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.70% 39.42% 38.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32217 32014 34901
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +27 219 £35,000 -0.86% 33
South East -8 85 £32,500 -7.14% 10
London -13 61 £40,750 -9.44% 6
Hampshire +6 44 £32,500 -7.14% 8
Southampton +22 29 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Yorkshire +4 22 £50,000 - 3
City of London -12 20 £52,750 +7.65% 2
Surrey -20 19 £21,000 -26.31% 2
North West +3 18 £32,000 +30.61% 4
Dorking -11 18 £21,000 -19.23% 2
South West -2 16 £35,000 -33.33% 3
Berkshire +13 15 £33,500 +34.00%
North Yorkshire +17 12 £50,000 -
Dorset - 12 £35,000 - 1
Bournemouth - 12 £35,000 - 1
York +17 11 £50,000 -
East of England -24 11 £30,000 -7.69% 6
Reading +16 10 £33,500 +34.00%
South Yorkshire -2 8 £25,500 -57.50% 1
Sheffield -3 8 £25,500 -57.50% 1
Manchester -1 7 £45,000 +87.50% 2
Cheshire -5 7 £37,000 - 1
Basingstoke - 7 £42,500 -
Fareham 0 6 £16,750 -27.17% 6
Bracknell -7 5 - -
Warrington - 4 £37,000 -
Scotland +11 3 - -
Cambridgeshire +7 3 £28,000 -30.00% 4
Edinburgh +3 3 - -
Norfolk +1 3 £30,000 +9.09%

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 464 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 359 (77.37%) Windows
3 354 (76.29%) Citrix
4 292 (62.93%) Microsoft
5 252 (54.31%) VMware
6 248 (53.45%) Active Directory
7 240 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
8 185 (39.87%) Windows 7
9 183 (39.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 177 (38.15%) ITIL
11 175 (37.72%) MS Excel
12 165 (35.56%) MS Office
13 153 (32.97%) MS Exchange
14 151 (32.54%) Firewall
15 125 (26.94%) Microsoft Certification
16 121 (26.08%) DNS
17 113 (24.35%) TCP/IP
18 111 (23.92%) XenApp
19 107 (23.06%) MCSE
20 106 (22.84%) Cisco
21 105 (22.63%) Finance
22 101 (21.77%) DHCP
23 95 (20.47%) MCITP
24 94 (20.26%) Windows Server 2012
25 92 (19.83%) Windows Server 2003
26 91 (19.61%) SLA
27 86 (18.53%) SAN
28 81 (17.46%) Terminal Services
29 78 (16.81%) Windows 8
30 72 (15.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 153 (32.97%) MS Exchange
2 55 (11.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 51 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 36 (7.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 30 (6.47%) IIS
6 28 (6.03%) Lync
7 24 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (3.45%) SharePoint
9 12 (2.59%) Live Communications Server
10 10 (2.16%) Apache
11 9 (1.94%) CMS
12 6 (1.29%) WebSphere
13 5 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.86%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.86%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.43%) K2 blackpearl
16 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 175 (37.72%) MS Excel
2 165 (35.56%) MS Office
3 4 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.02%) Office 365
2 9 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.22%) IaaS
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
4 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 151 (32.54%) Firewall
2 121 (26.08%) DNS
3 113 (24.35%) TCP/IP
4 101 (21.77%) DHCP
5 86 (18.53%) SAN
6 58 (12.50%) WAN
7 53 (11.42%) LAN
8 30 (6.47%) Internet
9 25 (5.39%) Network Security
10 23 (4.96%) IP Telephony
11 19 (4.09%) Unified Communications
11 19 (4.09%) BIG-IP
12 17 (3.66%) NetScreen
12 17 (3.66%) BGP
12 17 (3.66%) OSPF
12 17 (3.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 17 (3.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 17 (3.66%) DMVPN
12 17 (3.66%) Cisco IOS
12 17 (3.66%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.59%) Oracle Database
2 12 (2.59%) MS Access
3 10 (2.16%) MySQL
4 9 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (1.29%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (1.08%) FileMaker
7 4 (0.86%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.86%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.65%) Essbase
8 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 5 (1.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.43%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.22%) WinDbg
General
1 105 (22.63%) Finance
2 34 (7.33%) Banking
3 14 (3.02%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.80%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.37%) Retail
6 8 (1.72%) Marketing
7 7 (1.51%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.29%) Back Office
8 6 (1.29%) Legal
9 4 (0.86%) Law
10 3 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.65%) French Language
10 3 (0.65%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.43%) Automotive
12 1 (0.22%) Advertising
12 1 (0.22%) Electronics
12 1 (0.22%) German Language
12 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.22%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 114 (24.57%) Analyst
2 77 (16.59%) Support Engineer
3 59 (12.72%) Support Analyst
4 54 (11.64%) Consultant
5 52 (11.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 46 (9.91%) IT Support
7 43 (9.27%) 2nd Line Support
8 42 (9.05%) Service Analyst
8 42 (9.05%) Service Desk Analyst
9 35 (7.54%) Technical Support
10 34 (7.33%) Service Desk Engineer
10 34 (7.33%) Desktop Support
11 27 (5.82%) Systems Engineer
12 26 (5.60%) 3rd Line Support
13 24 (5.17%) Support Consultant
13 24 (5.17%) IT Consultant
14 22 (4.74%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 20 (4.31%) Infrastructure Consultant
16 19 (4.09%) Infrastructure Manager
16 19 (4.09%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.45%) .NET
2 6 (1.29%) Ajax
2 6 (1.29%) ASP.NET
2 6 (1.29%) CSS
2 6 (1.29%) HTML
3 5 (1.08%) Application Packaging
4 4 (0.86%) WebCenter
4 4 (0.86%) CGI
5 3 (0.65%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 464 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 59 (12.72%) Blackberry
3 25 (5.39%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.59%) Statistics
5 10 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.08%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.08%) iPhone
6 5 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.08%) Hedge funds
7 4 (0.86%) Visualisation
7 4 (0.86%) Replication
7 4 (0.86%) NHS
8 3 (0.65%) EPoS
8 3 (0.65%) Life Science
8 3 (0.65%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.65%) Spread Betting
8 3 (0.65%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.43%) iPad
9 2 (0.43%) User Experience
9 2 (0.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 359 (77.37%) Windows
2 185 (39.87%) Windows 7
3 183 (39.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 94 (20.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 92 (19.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 78 (16.81%) Windows 8
7 71 (15.30%) Windows Vista
8 64 (13.79%) Windows XP
9 48 (10.34%) Linux
10 10 (2.16%) UNIX
11 7 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.65%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.65%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.43%) CentOS
13 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (38.15%) ITIL
2 56 (12.07%) Kalman Filter
3 36 (7.76%) Service Delivery
4 31 (6.68%) Service Management
5 29 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 28 (6.03%) Project Management
7 21 (4.53%) Mentoring
8 20 (4.31%) PRINCE2
9 19 (4.09%) Change Control
10 18 (3.88%) Problem Management
10 18 (3.88%) Line Management
10 18 (3.88%) Information Security
11 17 (3.66%) E-Commerce
11 17 (3.66%) Network Management
12 16 (3.45%) Security Management
13 15 (3.23%) Information Security Management
13 15 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (3.23%) Migration
13 15 (3.23%) ISMS
13 15 (3.23%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (11.64%) SQL
2 42 (9.05%) PowerShell
3 19 (4.09%) Java
4 10 (2.16%) VBScript
5 8 (1.72%) VB
6 4 (0.86%) C#
7 1 (0.22%) C
7 1 (0.22%) Perl
7 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.22%) Korn
7 1 (0.22%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 125 (26.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 107 (23.06%) MCSE
3 95 (20.47%) MCITP
4 72 (15.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 68 (14.66%) CCA
5 68 (14.66%) Citrix Certification
6 53 (11.42%) Degree
7 51 (10.99%) Cisco Certification
8 35 (7.54%) MCSA
9 33 (7.11%) CCNA
10 31 (6.68%) Security Cleared
11 27 (5.82%) SC Cleared
12 17 (3.66%) CCNP
12 17 (3.66%) CCSE
13 13 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 11 (2.37%) DV Cleared
15 9 (1.94%) HND
15 9 (1.94%) MCP
16 8 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
17 4 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (19.61%) SLA
2 15 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 248 (53.45%) Active Directory
2 240 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 111 (23.92%) XenApp
4 81 (17.46%) Terminal Services
5 42 (9.05%) XenDesktop
6 40 (8.62%) Hyper-V
7 31 (6.68%) vSphere
8 18 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (3.88%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (1.72%) XenServer
10 6 (1.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (1.08%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.86%) Novell eDirectory
12 4 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
13 3 (0.65%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.65%) NFS
13 3 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.43%) Xen
14 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 69 (14.87%) Backup Exec
2 55 (11.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 35 (7.54%) SCCM
4 14 (3.02%) Unicenter
4 14 (3.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 14 (3.02%) NetBackup
5 12 (2.59%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 12 (2.59%) Netcool
6 6 (1.29%) SCOM
6 6 (1.29%) WSUS
6 6 (1.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (1.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 4 (0.86%) Data Guard
8 4 (0.86%) BMC Marimba
9 3 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.43%) HP SIM
10 2 (0.43%) XenMobile
10 2 (0.43%) EdgeSight
10 2 (0.43%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 354 (76.29%) Citrix
2 292 (62.93%) Microsoft
3 252 (54.31%) VMware
4 106 (22.84%) Cisco
5 70 (15.09%) Symantec
6 61 (13.15%) Veeam
7 41 (8.84%) Dell
8 40 (8.62%) Oracle
9 30 (6.47%) HP
10 26 (5.60%) CheckPoint
11 18 (3.88%) Wyse
12 17 (3.66%) Veritas
12 17 (3.66%) F5
12 17 (3.66%) Infoblox
12 17 (3.66%) Imperva
12 17 (3.66%) Kaseya
12 17 (3.66%) Blue Coat
13 16 (3.45%) EMC
13 16 (3.45%) Fidessa
13 16 (3.45%) Reuters
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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