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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fat Client
UK
Rank 713 777 735
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -42
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 139 148 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.35% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 125 131 191
Median salary £28,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +4.47%

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
34167 41945 42372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.59% 42.67% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 27815 33644 34377
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Fat Client as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +70 127 £35,000 -7.89% 14
London +61 39 £50,000 +31.57% 2
South East +57 21 £37,500 -15.04% 3
East of England +22 19 £26,750 -23.57% 4
North West -5 17 £19,000 -24.00%
South West +31 16 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Hertfordshire +6 12 £25,000 -50.00% 3
Buckinghamshire - 12 £37,500 - 1
Milton Keynes - 12 £37,500 - 1
Warrington +24 10 £19,000 -
Cheshire +14 10 £19,000 -24.00%
City of London +30 8 £48,500 +7.77% 1
Essex +18 7 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Gloucestershire - 7 £25,000 -
Gloucester - 7 £25,000 -
Cheshunt - 7 £25,000 -
East Midlands +15 6 £19,000 -48.29% 3
Wales +9 6 £19,000 -24.00%
Wiltshire - 6 £25,000 -
Swindon - 6 £25,000 -
Surrey +35 5 £20,000 -52.17% 1
Scotland +15 5 £25,000 -50.00%
Colchester +15 5 £42,500 +21.42% 1
West Midlands -1 5 £25,000 -
West Wales - 5 £19,000 -
Edinburgh - 5 £25,000 -
Swansea - 5 £19,000 -
Yorkshire +18 4 £29,250 -16.42% 1
Nottinghamshire -2 4 £19,000 -59.35%
Nottingham -11 4 £19,000 -59.35%

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Fat Client also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 241 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 208 (86.31%) Windows
3 142 (58.92%) Active Directory
4 113 (46.89%) VMware
5 106 (43.98%) Microsoft
6 104 (43.15%) Citrix
7 98 (40.66%) MS Office
8 80 (33.20%) Windows Server
9 74 (30.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 68 (28.22%) MS Exchange
11 62 (25.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 62 (25.73%) Intel
12 55 (22.82%) Data Centre
12 55 (22.82%) Windows 7
13 52 (21.58%) SCCM
14 49 (20.33%) ITIL
14 49 (20.33%) Windows Server 2008
15 45 (18.67%) Exchange Server 2010
16 41 (17.01%) Linux
16 41 (17.01%) Finance
17 37 (15.35%) WAN
17 37 (15.35%) Red Hat
17 37 (15.35%) Office 365
18 36 (14.94%) SLA
19 35 (14.52%) Cisco
19 35 (14.52%) LAN
20 34 (14.11%) MS Excel
20 34 (14.11%) XenApp
21 32 (13.28%) vSphere
21 32 (13.28%) Banking

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 68 (28.22%) MS Exchange
2 45 (18.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (10.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (7.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (6.22%) SharePoint
6 10 (4.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (3.32%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.66%) Confluence
8 4 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.24%) IIS
9 3 (1.24%) JBoss
9 3 (1.24%) SharePoint Foundation
9 3 (1.24%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 98 (40.66%) MS Office
2 34 (14.11%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.66%) MS Project
3 4 (1.66%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 37 (15.35%) Office 365
2 13 (5.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.49%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (15.35%) WAN
2 35 (14.52%) LAN
3 20 (8.30%) DNS
4 16 (6.64%) DHCP
5 15 (6.22%) SAN
6 13 (5.39%) Firewall
7 11 (4.56%) TCP/IP
8 8 (3.32%) VoIP
9 7 (2.90%) Wireless
10 6 (2.49%) VPN
11 5 (2.07%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (2.07%) PCoIP
12 4 (1.66%) DECT
12 4 (1.66%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (1.66%) Unified Communications
13 3 (1.24%) HTTP
13 3 (1.24%) IP Telephony
13 3 (1.24%) IPv4
13 3 (1.24%) MPLS
13 3 (1.24%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.88%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (4.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.66%) JIRA
General
1 41 (17.01%) Finance
2 32 (13.28%) Banking
3 7 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.07%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.66%) Retail
6 3 (1.24%) Automotive
7 2 (0.83%) Back Office
7 2 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 79 (32.78%) Support Engineer
2 75 (31.12%) IT Support
3 73 (30.29%) Desktop Support
4 64 (26.56%) Desktop Engineer
5 63 (26.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 63 (26.14%) IT Engineer
6 62 (25.73%) IT Support Engineer
7 59 (24.48%) Field Engineer
7 59 (24.48%) Field Support Engineer
8 42 (17.43%) Analyst
9 36 (14.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 30 (12.45%) Administrator
10 30 (12.45%) Systems Administrator
10 30 (12.45%) Windows Administrator
10 30 (12.45%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 27 (11.20%) Support Analyst
12 19 (7.88%) 2nd Line Support
13 17 (7.05%) 3rd Line Support
13 17 (7.05%) Infrastructure Support
13 17 (7.05%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.24%) SAP Basis
1 3 (1.24%) X-Windows
2 2 (0.83%) RESTful
3 1 (0.41%) CSS
3 1 (0.41%) HTML
3 1 (0.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 241 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 55 (22.82%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.32%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.90%) Mobile Computing
5 5 (2.07%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.66%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.66%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.66%) Replication
7 3 (1.24%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.83%) Clustering
8 2 (0.83%) Handset
8 2 (0.83%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (0.83%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.41%) iPhone
9 1 (0.41%) iSeries
9 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 208 (86.31%) Windows
2 80 (33.20%) Windows Server
3 62 (25.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 55 (22.82%) Windows 7
5 49 (20.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (17.01%) Linux
7 30 (12.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (7.47%) Windows 10
9 13 (5.39%) Windows XP
10 12 (4.98%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (4.15%) Windows 8
12 6 (2.49%) Windows 2000
13 5 (2.07%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.66%) CentOS
15 2 (0.83%) Android
15 2 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.33%) ITIL
2 24 (9.96%) Service Management
3 22 (9.13%) Migration
4 21 (8.71%) Virtual Environments
5 17 (7.05%) Service Delivery
6 13 (5.39%) Infrastructure Management
7 11 (4.56%) Application Packaging
7 11 (4.56%) Business Continuity
7 11 (4.56%) Change Management
8 10 (4.15%) Application Virtualisation
8 10 (4.15%) Information Security
8 10 (4.15%) ITSM
9 8 (3.32%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (2.90%) Capacity Management
10 7 (2.90%) Performance Optimisation
10 7 (2.90%) Software Engineering
11 6 (2.49%) Data Management
11 6 (2.49%) ITIL V2
11 6 (2.49%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (2.49%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 31 (12.86%) PowerShell
2 11 (4.56%) SQL
3 8 (3.32%) VBA
4 4 (1.66%) C
5 2 (0.83%) Java
6 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (8.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (8.71%) Security Cleared
2 17 (7.05%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (5.81%) MCSA
4 12 (4.98%) CCNA
5 11 (4.56%) SC Cleared
6 10 (4.15%) MCP
6 10 (4.15%) MCSE
7 7 (2.90%) BC Cleared
7 7 (2.90%) MCITP
7 7 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.49%) DV Cleared
9 5 (2.07%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 5 (2.07%) CCSP
9 5 (2.07%) CISM
9 5 (2.07%) CISSP
10 4 (1.66%) Degree
10 4 (1.66%) RHCSA
10 4 (1.66%) VCP5
11 3 (1.24%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (14.94%) SLA
2 4 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 142 (58.92%) Active Directory
2 74 (30.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (14.11%) XenApp
4 32 (13.28%) vSphere
5 29 (12.03%) Hyper-V
6 26 (10.79%) XenDesktop
7 16 (6.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 15 (6.22%) Terminal Services
9 10 (4.15%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (4.15%) VMware Server
10 7 (2.90%) XenServer
11 6 (2.49%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (2.49%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (2.49%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (2.07%) VMware ESX
13 4 (1.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (1.66%) Terminal Server
14 3 (1.24%) Forefront TMG
14 3 (1.24%) Xen
15 2 (0.83%) KVM
Systems Management
1 52 (21.58%) SCCM
2 8 (3.32%) NetBackup
2 8 (3.32%) SCOM
3 5 (2.07%) Casper Suite
3 5 (2.07%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (2.07%) SCSM
4 4 (1.66%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.24%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.24%) HP SIM
5 3 (1.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (1.24%) WSUS
6 2 (0.83%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.83%) MAILsweeper
6 2 (0.83%) ThinApp
6 2 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.83%) WMI
6 2 (0.83%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.41%) Simpana
Vendors
1 113 (46.89%) VMware
2 106 (43.98%) Microsoft
3 104 (43.15%) Citrix
4 62 (25.73%) Intel
5 37 (15.35%) Red Hat
6 35 (14.52%) Cisco
7 31 (12.86%) HP
8 15 (6.22%) Dell
8 15 (6.22%) Symantec
9 12 (4.98%) IBM
10 11 (4.56%) CheckPoint
11 10 (4.15%) AppSense
12 9 (3.73%) Bloomberg
12 9 (3.73%) EMC
12 9 (3.73%) Reuters
13 8 (3.32%) NetApp
14 7 (2.90%) Riverbed
15 5 (2.07%) Intel Security
15 5 (2.07%) ProCurve
15 5 (2.07%) ServiceNow
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