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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 751 715 776
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +61
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 176 244 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.56% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 154 206 183
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,750 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.23% -4.28%

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
41482 43347 48422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.05% 40.56% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 33660 34320 38834
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 25 May 2016 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 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -45 165 £38,000 +8.57% 12
London +1 72 £40,000 +3.89% 6
South East -13 34 £38,000 +16.92% 2
Hampshire +3 18 £35,750 -5.92% 1
West Midlands -17 14 £25,000 -28.57% 2
North West +11 13 £25,182 -16.06%
City of London +27 12 £42,500 -5.55% 2
East of England +8 10 £25,000 -15.25%
Portsmouth +12 9 £32,000 +28.00%
Southampton -9 9 £38,000 - 1
Berkshire +17 8 £42,500 +30.76%
Manchester +7 8 £28,206 -5.98%
South West 0 8 £26,798 -23.43%
Birmingham -3 8 £31,000 -18.42% 1
East Midlands +12 7 £35,000 +14.75% 2
Slough - 7 £42,500 -
East Sussex +15 6 £29,250 +8.33%
Bristol +14 6 £34,250 +45.74%
Yorkshire +1 6 £30,750 -20.64%
Leeds - 6 £30,750 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £30,750 -
Cheshire +30 5 £19,000 -15.55%
Borehamwood +6 5 £25,000 -5.66%
Hertfordshire +1 5 £25,000 -16.66%
Worcestershire -4 5 £24,000 -4.00%
Malvern -5 5 £24,000 -4.00%
Essex +9 4 £50,000 +170.27%
Lewes -10 4 £27,500 +1.85%
Warrington - 4 £19,000 -
Leicester +16 3 £45,000 -5.26%

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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.

1 328 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 247 (75.30%) Windows
3 201 (61.28%) Citrix
4 181 (55.18%) Microsoft
4 181 (55.18%) VMware
5 156 (47.56%) Active Directory
6 133 (40.55%) Windows Server
7 129 (39.33%) ITIL
8 127 (38.72%) VMware Infrastructure
9 100 (30.49%) WAN
10 97 (29.57%) LAN
11 88 (26.83%) XenApp
12 81 (24.70%) MS Office
13 74 (22.56%) TCP/IP
14 73 (22.26%) Cisco
15 71 (21.65%) Windows 7
16 70 (21.34%) Firewall
17 68 (20.73%) vSphere
18 65 (19.82%) XenDesktop
19 63 (19.21%) MS Exchange
20 61 (18.60%) MS Excel
21 59 (17.99%) HP
21 59 (17.99%) Windows Server 2008
22 58 (17.68%) SCCM
22 58 (17.68%) Linux
23 51 (15.55%) SAN
24 50 (15.24%) Finance
25 48 (14.63%) SQL Server
25 48 (14.63%) DNS
25 48 (14.63%) Mentoring

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 63 (19.21%) MS Exchange
2 37 (11.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (10.06%) Skype for Business
4 26 (7.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 21 (6.40%) SharePoint
6 15 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (1.83%) Apache
8 6 (1.83%) IIS
9 5 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.22%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.61%) PrestaShop
11 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.61%) WordPress
12 1 (0.30%) GroupWise
12 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.30%) JBoss
12 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 81 (24.70%) MS Office
2 61 (18.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (3.66%) assyst
2 3 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.61%) Line 500
3 2 (0.61%) Magento
3 2 (0.61%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 43 (13.11%) Office 365
2 25 (7.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.35%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.91%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.30%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.30%) SaaS
6 1 (0.30%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 100 (30.49%) WAN
2 97 (29.57%) LAN
3 74 (22.56%) TCP/IP
4 70 (21.34%) Firewall
5 51 (15.55%) SAN
6 48 (14.63%) DNS
7 42 (12.80%) DHCP
8 36 (10.98%) NetScaler
9 35 (10.67%) VPN
10 31 (9.45%) NAS
11 25 (7.62%) Remote Desktop
12 21 (6.40%) SSL
13 20 (6.10%) OSPF
14 16 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (3.66%) Network Security
15 12 (3.66%) PCoIP
16 9 (2.74%) IP Telephony
17 7 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
17 7 (2.13%) VoIP
18 6 (1.83%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.96%) Relational Database
3 12 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.52%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.61%) MySQL
6 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Subversion
2 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 50 (15.24%) Finance
2 26 (7.93%) Banking
3 11 (3.35%) Advertising
4 7 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.83%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.22%) Billing
7 3 (0.91%) Legal
8 2 (0.61%) Automotive
9 1 (0.30%) Law
9 1 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 72 (21.95%) Support Engineer
2 68 (20.73%) Analyst
3 50 (15.24%) 3rd Line Support
3 50 (15.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 47 (14.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 46 (14.02%) Desktop Support
6 45 (13.72%) Citrix Engineer
7 42 (12.80%) Support Analyst
8 35 (10.67%) Citrix Support
8 35 (10.67%) IT Support
9 33 (10.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 33 (10.06%) Infrastructure Support
10 31 (9.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 29 (8.84%) Citrix Support Engineer
11 29 (8.84%) Desktop Engineer
12 27 (8.23%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
12 27 (8.23%) IT Engineer
12 27 (8.23%) Service Analyst
13 25 (7.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 25 (7.62%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.71%) .NET
2 17 (5.18%) ASP.NET
2 17 (5.18%) HTML
3 16 (4.88%) WinForms
4 14 (4.27%) HTML5
4 14 (4.27%) MFC
4 14 (4.27%) WPF
5 6 (1.83%) Web Services
5 6 (1.83%) XML
6 3 (0.91%) J2EE
7 2 (0.61%) ADO.NET
7 2 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (0.61%) LAMP
8 1 (0.30%) DHTML
8 1 (0.30%) JSON
8 1 (0.30%) SOAP
8 1 (0.30%) UDDI
8 1 (0.30%) WSDL
8 1 (0.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 328 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 40 (12.20%) Replication
3 37 (11.28%) Blackberry
4 33 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (7.32%) Artificial Intelligence
5 24 (7.32%) Clustering
6 23 (7.01%) Data Centre
7 21 (6.40%) Hybrid Cloud
8 13 (3.96%) Driving Licence
9 10 (3.05%) Management Information System
10 9 (2.74%) Client/Server
10 9 (2.74%) Smartphone
11 7 (2.13%) Mobile Computing
12 6 (1.83%) FMCG
13 4 (1.22%) Performance Metrics
14 3 (0.91%) iPad
14 3 (0.91%) Mathematics
15 2 (0.61%) CMDB
15 2 (0.61%) PKI
15 2 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 247 (75.30%) Windows
2 133 (40.55%) Windows Server
3 71 (21.65%) Windows 7
4 59 (17.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 58 (17.68%) Linux
6 38 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 35 (10.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (8.84%) Windows XP
9 19 (5.79%) Windows 8
10 17 (5.18%) Android
11 15 (4.57%) Windows 10
12 14 (4.27%) Unix
13 7 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (1.83%) Windows Vista
15 4 (1.22%) Apple iOS
15 4 (1.22%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.91%) Solaris
16 3 (0.91%) SUSE
16 3 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (39.33%) ITIL
2 48 (14.63%) Mentoring
3 47 (14.33%) Service Delivery
4 44 (13.41%) Change Management
5 27 (8.23%) ITSM
6 25 (7.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 24 (7.32%) Service Management
7 24 (7.32%) Software Engineering
8 21 (6.40%) ITIL V3
9 18 (5.49%) Analytics
9 18 (5.49%) Data Analytics
9 18 (5.49%) Incident Management
10 15 (4.57%) Kalman Filter
11 14 (4.27%) Data Security
11 14 (4.27%) Project Management
12 13 (3.96%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (3.66%) Business Continuity
13 12 (3.66%) SIEM
13 12 (3.66%) Validation
13 12 (3.66%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (13.41%) SQL
2 32 (9.76%) PowerShell
3 26 (7.93%) C#
4 25 (7.62%) Java
5 23 (7.01%) C++
6 16 (4.88%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.22%) C
8 3 (0.91%) VBA
9 2 (0.61%) Perl
9 2 (0.61%) PHP
9 2 (0.61%) VB
10 1 (0.30%) JCL
Qualifications
1 40 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (10.37%) Security Cleared
3 31 (9.45%) MCSA
4 30 (9.15%) MCSE
5 28 (8.54%) Degree
5 28 (8.54%) SC Cleared
6 16 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (4.57%) Citrix Certification
8 11 (3.35%) MCP
9 10 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.83%) CCNA
10 6 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.52%) RHCSA
11 5 (1.52%) VCP5
12 3 (0.91%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.61%) CITP
13 2 (0.61%) MCITP
14 1 (0.30%) CCEE
14 1 (0.30%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (13.72%) SLA
2 12 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (3.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.30%) RMADS
System Software
1 156 (47.56%) Active Directory
2 127 (38.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (26.83%) XenApp
4 68 (20.73%) vSphere
5 65 (19.82%) XenDesktop
6 40 (12.20%) Hyper-V
7 21 (6.40%) Microsoft App-V
8 19 (5.79%) XenServer
9 16 (4.88%) Terminal Services
10 13 (3.96%) VMware ESX
11 8 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 4 (1.22%) Terminal Server
13 4 (1.22%) Xen
14 2 (0.61%) Firmware
14 2 (0.61%) Postfix
14 2 (0.61%) SpamAssassin
15 1 (0.30%) Docker
15 1 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 58 (17.68%) SCCM
2 42 (12.80%) SCOM
3 18 (5.49%) DatAdvantage
4 17 (5.18%) EdgeSight
5 8 (2.44%) Backup Exec
6 7 (2.13%) HP SIM
6 7 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (1.83%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.61%) Nagios
9 1 (0.30%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.30%) Ansible
9 1 (0.30%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.30%) Packer
9 1 (0.30%) Puppet
9 1 (0.30%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.30%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 201 (61.28%) Citrix
2 181 (55.18%) Microsoft
2 181 (55.18%) VMware
3 73 (22.26%) Cisco
4 59 (17.99%) HP
5 36 (10.98%) Apple
6 31 (9.45%) Dell
7 27 (8.23%) Veeam
8 21 (6.40%) AppSense
8 21 (6.40%) CheckPoint
8 21 (6.40%) Wyse
9 20 (6.10%) Fujitsu
9 20 (6.10%) SonicWALL
10 18 (5.49%) Varonis
11 16 (4.88%) ServiceNow
12 12 (3.66%) Red Hat
13 11 (3.35%) Forcepoint
14 10 (3.05%) Oracle
15 9 (2.74%) IBM
15 9 (2.74%) Symantec
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
JM
Salary: £48000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Car Allowance / Car
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + training + 5 weeks holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Falkirk
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Nottingham
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
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