The first 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 683 677 677
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 249 203 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.56% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 206 172 196
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -10.38%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39866 36498 40253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 32.68% 32.51% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 31614 29651 33980
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,850
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.89%

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 April 2014 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 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +5 241 £40,000 +14.28% 9
London -43 92 £36,500 -2.66% 2
South East +12 63 £32,500 -12.75% 1
Yorkshire -5 28 £45,000 +42.85% 1
Surrey +9 27 £33,000 -10.81%
East of England +6 25 £40,000 +48.14% 2
City of London -9 22 £45,000 +24.13% 1
North West +10 17 £32,500 -42.22% 1
East Midlands -14 15 £39,000 +83.52%
South Yorkshire - 13 £40,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 11 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 11 £35,000 - 1
York - 11 £50,000 -
Doncaster - 11 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire -7 10 £29,000 -20.00% 1
Liverpool - 10 £34,250 -
Merseyside - 10 £34,250 - 1
Berkshire +9 9 £50,000 +42.85%
Colchester -2 9 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Essex -17 9 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Dorking - 9 £26,000 -
Egham - 9 £50,000 -
Reading -5 6 £50,000 +100.00%
Northamptonshire -9 6 £40,000 +88.23%
Oxfordshire - 6 £40,000 -
Northampton - 6 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire +5 5 £40,000 +48.14%
Leicestershire -7 5 £38,000 -
Scotland -15 5 £39,000 -
West Yorkshire -35 5 £40,000 +26.98%

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

1 453 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 360 (79.47%) Windows
3 290 (64.02%) Citrix
4 238 (52.54%) Microsoft
5 201 (44.37%) Active Directory
6 199 (43.93%) VMware
7 198 (43.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 169 (37.31%) ITIL
9 160 (35.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 157 (34.66%) MS Excel
11 138 (30.46%) DNS
12 136 (30.02%) VMware Infrastructure
13 127 (28.04%) Windows 7
14 117 (25.83%) XenApp
15 115 (25.39%) MS Office
16 111 (24.50%) MS Exchange
17 105 (23.18%) SQL
18 101 (22.30%) DHCP
19 100 (22.08%) Firewall
20 99 (21.85%) SQL Server
21 93 (20.53%) Microsoft Certification
22 90 (19.87%) Linux
22 90 (19.87%) Finance
23 80 (17.66%) XenDesktop
24 73 (16.11%) Cisco
25 71 (15.67%) Exchange Server 2010
26 70 (15.45%) Windows XP
27 67 (14.79%) WAN
28 64 (14.13%) SharePoint
29 61 (13.47%) VPN

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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
1 111 (24.50%) MS Exchange
2 71 (15.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 64 (14.13%) SharePoint
4 50 (11.04%) IIS
5 38 (8.39%) Exchange Server 2003
6 25 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 23 (5.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 21 (4.64%) IBM Notes
9 18 (3.97%) Lotus Domino
10 16 (3.53%) SugarCRM
11 13 (2.87%) Lync
12 7 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
13 5 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.44%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.44%) Live Communications Server
14 2 (0.44%) WorkSite
14 2 (0.44%) Content Management Server
14 2 (0.44%) Site Server
Applications
1 157 (34.66%) MS Excel
2 115 (25.39%) MS Office
3 19 (4.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 19 (4.19%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.65%) MS Project
5 2 (0.44%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.32%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 6 (1.32%) RiskWrite
3 5 (1.10%) Teamcenter
4 2 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.22%) Line 500
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.19%) SaaS
2 3 (0.66%) Office 365
2 3 (0.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 138 (30.46%) DNS
2 101 (22.30%) DHCP
3 100 (22.08%) Firewall
4 67 (14.79%) WAN
5 61 (13.47%) VPN
6 60 (13.25%) TCP/IP
7 58 (12.80%) SAN
8 56 (12.36%) LAN
9 30 (6.62%) Internet
10 29 (6.40%) SSL
11 25 (5.52%) Cisco ASA
12 24 (5.30%) Cisco IOS
13 23 (5.08%) Network Security
13 23 (5.08%) OSPF
13 23 (5.08%) BGP
13 23 (5.08%) NetScaler
14 22 (4.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 21 (4.64%) DMVPN
15 21 (4.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 21 (4.64%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (21.85%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.51%) Oracle Database
3 33 (7.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 23 (5.08%) MySQL
5 18 (3.97%) Relational Database
6 16 (3.53%) Oracle Database 10g
7 12 (2.65%) RDBMS
8 11 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.99%) MS Access
10 7 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.22%) Essbase
14 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (1.32%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.10%) NUnit
2 5 (1.10%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.22%) MSI
General
1 90 (19.87%) Finance
2 15 (3.31%) Retail
2 15 (3.31%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.65%) Military
3 12 (2.65%) Electronics
4 8 (1.77%) Back Office
4 8 (1.77%) Legal
4 8 (1.77%) Spanish Language
5 4 (0.88%) Banking
6 3 (0.66%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.44%) Advertising
7 2 (0.44%) Billing
7 2 (0.44%) Marketing
7 2 (0.44%) French Language
7 2 (0.44%) German Language
8 1 (0.22%) Publishing
8 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 111 (24.50%) Analyst
2 64 (14.13%) Support Analyst
3 49 (10.82%) IT Support
4 48 (10.60%) Administrator
5 35 (7.73%) Technical Support
6 32 (7.06%) 2nd Line Support
7 29 (6.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 29 (6.40%) Support Engineer
7 29 (6.40%) Consultant
8 27 (5.96%) Architect
9 26 (5.74%) IT Support Analyst
10 24 (5.30%) Citrix Engineer
11 23 (5.08%) Network Specialist
12 22 (4.86%) Developer
13 21 (4.64%) Network Security Specialist
13 21 (4.64%) Security Specialist
14 20 (4.42%) DBA
15 17 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
15 17 (3.75%) Systems Administrator
16 16 (3.53%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.64%) jQuery
2 17 (3.75%) EDI
3 16 (3.53%) Symfony
4 12 (2.65%) HTML
5 6 (1.32%) CSS
6 5 (1.10%) Application Packaging
6 5 (1.10%) Itk
6 5 (1.10%) .NET
7 3 (0.66%) Web Services
8 2 (0.44%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.44%) WAP
8 2 (0.44%) Ajax
9 1 (0.22%) JSON
9 1 (0.22%) COM
9 1 (0.22%) COM+
9 1 (0.22%) SOAP
9 1 (0.22%) HTML5
9 1 (0.22%) K2 blackpearl
Miscellaneous
1 453 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 40 (8.83%) Blackberry
3 33 (7.28%) Clustering
4 17 (3.75%) iPhone
5 16 (3.53%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.65%) Replication
7 10 (2.21%) Client/Server
7 10 (2.21%) Chip and PIN
7 10 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (1.77%) NHS
9 6 (1.32%) Derivative
9 6 (1.32%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.32%) iPad
10 5 (1.10%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.88%) Freedom of Information
11 4 (0.88%) PKI
12 3 (0.66%) CMDB
12 3 (0.66%) CLARiiON
12 3 (0.66%) FlexPod
13 2 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 360 (79.47%) Windows
2 198 (43.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 160 (35.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 127 (28.04%) Windows 7
5 90 (19.87%) Linux
6 70 (15.45%) Windows XP
7 40 (8.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (6.62%) Windows 8
9 25 (5.52%) Windows Vista
10 23 (5.08%) UNIX
11 18 (3.97%) Windows 2000
12 12 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (2.21%) Android
14 8 (1.77%) Apple iOS
15 7 (1.55%) CentOS
16 5 (1.10%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.88%) Solaris
17 4 (0.88%) Mac OS X
18 3 (0.66%) Windows NT
18 3 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (37.31%) ITIL
2 45 (9.93%) Problem Management
3 42 (9.27%) Project Management
4 40 (8.83%) CRM
5 37 (8.17%) Service Management
6 33 (7.28%) Migration
7 30 (6.62%) Asset Management
8 29 (6.40%) Service Delivery
9 27 (5.96%) Change Control
10 24 (5.30%) E-Commerce
11 22 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (4.86%) Time Management
12 21 (4.64%) OO
13 18 (3.97%) Change Management
14 17 (3.75%) OOP
15 16 (3.53%) MVC
16 13 (2.87%) Disaster Recovery
16 13 (2.87%) Data Protection
17 12 (2.65%) ITIL V2
17 12 (2.65%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (23.18%) SQL
2 46 (10.15%) PowerShell
3 33 (7.28%) VB
4 25 (5.52%) VBScript
5 18 (3.97%) PHP
6 16 (3.53%) PHP5
7 13 (2.87%) C
8 7 (1.55%) JavaScript
9 6 (1.32%) C#
10 2 (0.44%) Java
10 2 (0.44%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.44%) VBA
11 1 (0.22%) VB6
11 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.22%) C++
11 1 (0.22%) COBOL
11 1 (0.22%) Perl
11 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 93 (20.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (13.02%) MCSE
3 56 (12.36%) Degree
4 47 (10.38%) MCITP
5 45 (9.93%) Citrix Certification
6 44 (9.71%) CCA
7 36 (7.95%) Security Cleared
8 33 (7.28%) MCP
9 32 (7.06%) SC Cleared
10 27 (5.96%) Cisco Certification
10 27 (5.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 25 (5.52%) CCNP
12 21 (4.64%) CCSE
13 16 (3.53%) CCIA
14 13 (2.87%) HND
15 12 (2.65%) MCSA
16 10 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
17 9 (1.99%) DV Cleared
18 3 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 3 (0.66%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (10.38%) SLA
2 11 (2.43%) QA
3 10 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) HL7
4 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 201 (44.37%) Active Directory
2 136 (30.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (25.83%) XenApp
4 80 (17.66%) XenDesktop
5 44 (9.71%) Terminal Services
6 34 (7.51%) XenServer
7 31 (6.84%) Hyper-V
8 25 (5.52%) vSphere
9 21 (4.64%) Microsoft App-V
10 12 (2.65%) Oracle RMAN
11 11 (2.43%) Xen
12 10 (2.21%) Terminal Server
13 8 (1.77%) VMware ESX
14 7 (1.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 6 (1.32%) MetaFrame
16 5 (1.10%) ISA Server
17 4 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
17 4 (0.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 4 (0.88%) UAG
18 3 (0.66%) NFS
Systems Management
1 38 (8.39%) SCCM
2 14 (3.09%) Backup Exec
3 13 (2.87%) Data Guard
3 13 (2.87%) McAfee ePO
4 10 (2.21%) WSUS
4 10 (2.21%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (1.99%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.88%) HP SIM
7 4 (0.88%) SCOM
8 3 (0.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (0.66%) MOM
8 3 (0.66%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.66%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.44%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.22%) OpenView
10 1 (0.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 290 (64.02%) Citrix
2 238 (52.54%) Microsoft
3 199 (43.93%) VMware
4 73 (16.11%) Cisco
5 52 (11.48%) Oracle
6 49 (10.82%) HP
7 31 (6.84%) NetApp
7 31 (6.84%) Wyse
8 29 (6.40%) CheckPoint
9 26 (5.74%) SAP
10 22 (4.86%) Lotus
10 22 (4.86%) F5
11 21 (4.64%) Infoblox
11 21 (4.64%) Imperva
11 21 (4.64%) Blue Coat
11 21 (4.64%) Salesforce.com
12 18 (3.97%) Symantec
12 18 (3.97%) Red Hat
13 14 (3.09%) AppSense
14 13 (2.87%) McAfee
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 48k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 48k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, car, pension & BUPA
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Thales
Posted: 4 days ago
Cornwall
Hot Rec
Salary: £20k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £19881 - £21735 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits+Car+Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Lloyds IP
Salary: £23k - 28k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Nottingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + On Call + Pension + Private Medical
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Car / Car Allowance
Posted: 22 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 22 days ago