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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fat Client
Rank 784 698 717
Rank change year-on-year
-86 +19
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 150 253 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.59% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 129 206 178
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £24,781
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.14% -3.57%

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
43083 42816 42062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.49% 40.19% 40.77%
Number of salaries quoted 34581 34631 32783
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 -100 139 £35,000 - 13
London -15 51 £38,000 -6.74% 1
East of England +2 26 £31,000 -0.80% 1
West Midlands +1 22 £25,000 - 2
South East -49 18 £41,820 +28.67% 6
Hertfordshire +7 14 £31,000 -22.50% 1
Malvern - 14 £25,000 - 2
Worcestershire - 14 £25,000 - 2
Essex +9 12 £25,500 -32.89%
City of London +51 11 £40,000 -25.92%
North West +14 11 £23,000 -28.12% 1
Borehamwood 0 11 £31,000 +29.16% 1
Cheshire +27 8 £19,000 -48.64% 1
Birmingham +6 6 £48,250 -
Kent +8 5 £67,500 +117.74%
Scotland +6 5 £50,000 - 1
Warrington +4 4 £19,000 -48.64%
Lewes - 4 £44,141 -
Basildon - 4 £25,500 -
Brentwood - 4 - -
Knutsford - 4 £25,000 -
East Sussex - 4 £44,141 -
Manchester +20 3 £48,750 +8.33%
Watford +6 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Surrey +3 3 £41,820 +99.14%
East Midlands +3 3 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Yorkshire -14 3 £35,000 -30.00%
South West -15 3 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Colchester -19 3 £35,000 -7.89%
Hampshire -31 3 £28,000 -13.84% 6

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 333 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 218 (65.47%) Windows
3 212 (63.66%) Microsoft
4 181 (54.35%) Citrix
5 153 (45.95%) VMware
6 148 (44.44%) Active Directory
7 129 (38.74%) ITIL
8 122 (36.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 112 (33.63%) Windows Server
10 94 (28.23%) Cisco
11 80 (24.02%) MS Office
11 80 (24.02%) WAN
12 79 (23.72%) Firewall
13 78 (23.42%) Finance
13 78 (23.42%) MS Excel
13 78 (23.42%) XenApp
14 76 (22.82%) TCP/IP
15 71 (21.32%) XenDesktop
16 70 (21.02%) LAN
17 67 (20.12%) MS Exchange
17 67 (20.12%) Windows Server 2008
18 62 (18.62%) SAN
19 59 (17.72%) SQL Server
20 57 (17.12%) Windows 7
21 53 (15.92%) HP
22 50 (15.02%) SQL
22 50 (15.02%) Hyper-V
23 47 (14.11%) Linux
24 46 (13.81%) Windows Server 2012
25 43 (12.91%) Windows XP

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 67 (20.12%) MS Exchange
2 39 (11.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (9.31%) Skype for Business
4 26 (7.81%) SharePoint
5 21 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (6.31%) IIS
6 19 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 18 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (3.90%) Apache
9 11 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (1.80%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.50%) Node.js
12 3 (0.90%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.30%) JBoss
13 1 (0.30%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.30%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 80 (24.02%) MS Office
2 78 (23.42%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.00%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.20%) assyst
3 2 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.30%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.30%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.30%) Lawson
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.30%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.30%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 33 (9.91%) Office 365
2 22 (6.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (5.11%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.40%) SaaS
5 4 (1.20%) IaaS
5 4 (1.20%) PaaS
6 3 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.90%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.30%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 80 (24.02%) WAN
2 79 (23.72%) Firewall
3 76 (22.82%) TCP/IP
4 70 (21.02%) LAN
5 62 (18.62%) SAN
6 38 (11.41%) Remote Desktop
7 34 (10.21%) DNS
8 29 (8.71%) NAS
8 29 (8.71%) VPN
9 23 (6.91%) NetScaler
10 20 (6.01%) DHCP
10 20 (6.01%) PCoIP
11 19 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
11 19 (5.71%) VoIP
12 18 (5.41%) Network Security
13 15 (4.50%) IP Telephony
13 15 (4.50%) OSPF
14 13 (3.90%) SSL
15 12 (3.60%) PBX
16 10 (3.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (17.72%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (3.60%) Oracle Database
3 12 (3.60%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (3.00%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (2.40%) MySQL
8 7 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.50%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.30%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (3.30%) Git (software)
1 11 (3.30%) Subversion
2 10 (3.00%) MSI
3 6 (1.80%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.60%) AdminStudio
4 2 (0.60%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.60%) Selenium
4 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.60%) Wise Package Studio
5 1 (0.30%) Dreamweaver
General
1 78 (23.42%) Finance
2 19 (5.71%) Banking
3 12 (3.60%) Advertising
4 7 (2.10%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.80%) Legal
5 6 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.90%) Local Government
7 3 (0.90%) Marketing
8 2 (0.60%) Electronics
8 2 (0.60%) Front Office
9 1 (0.30%) Back Office
9 1 (0.30%) Games
9 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (15.02%) Analyst
2 43 (12.91%) Support Engineer
3 32 (9.61%) IT Support
4 31 (9.31%) Desktop Support
5 30 (9.01%) 2nd Line Support
6 27 (8.11%) Architect
7 26 (7.81%) Service Analyst
8 23 (6.91%) Consultant
8 23 (6.91%) Support Analyst
9 22 (6.61%) Citrix Engineer
9 22 (6.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 20 (6.01%) Software Engineer
11 18 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
11 18 (5.41%) IT Engineer
11 18 (5.41%) Support Specialist
12 17 (5.11%) Service Desk Analyst
13 16 (4.80%) Desktop Engineer
14 15 (4.50%) IT Support Engineer
15 14 (4.20%) Developer
16 13 (3.90%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.31%) .NET
2 28 (8.41%) XML
3 16 (4.80%) HTML
4 13 (3.90%) HTML5
4 13 (3.90%) Web Services
5 12 (3.60%) ASP.NET
5 12 (3.60%) WinForms
6 10 (3.00%) J2EE
7 8 (2.40%) XSLT
8 7 (2.10%) MFC
8 7 (2.10%) WPF
9 6 (1.80%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (1.50%) ADO.NET
10 5 (1.50%) AngularJS
10 5 (1.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (1.50%) XSD
11 3 (0.90%) DHTML
11 3 (0.90%) SOAP
11 3 (0.90%) UDDI
11 3 (0.90%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 333 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 38 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (9.91%) Blackberry
4 25 (7.51%) Management Information System
5 21 (6.31%) Data Centre
6 14 (4.20%) Artificial Intelligence
7 12 (3.60%) Hybrid Cloud
7 12 (3.60%) Replication
8 11 (3.30%) Clustering
9 9 (2.70%) Driving Licence
10 8 (2.40%) HP StoreVirtual
10 8 (2.40%) Mobile Computing
11 7 (2.10%) User Experience
12 6 (1.80%) Mainframe
13 4 (1.20%) EqualLogic
13 4 (1.20%) NHS
14 3 (0.90%) Computer Science
14 3 (0.90%) FMCG
14 3 (0.90%) iPhone
14 3 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 218 (65.47%) Windows
2 112 (33.63%) Windows Server
3 67 (20.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (17.12%) Windows 7
5 47 (14.11%) Linux
6 46 (13.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 43 (12.91%) Windows XP
8 39 (11.71%) Windows 8
9 37 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 28 (8.41%) Unix
11 22 (6.61%) Android
12 11 (3.30%) Solaris
13 10 (3.00%) SUSE
14 9 (2.70%) Windows 2000
15 8 (2.40%) Windows Vista
16 5 (1.50%) Apple iOS
16 5 (1.50%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.60%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.60%) VMS
17 2 (0.60%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (38.74%) ITIL
2 40 (12.01%) Service Delivery
3 32 (9.61%) Incident Management
4 27 (8.11%) Mentoring
5 22 (6.61%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (6.31%) Change Management
6 21 (6.31%) Service Management
6 21 (6.31%) Software Engineering
7 18 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
8 17 (5.11%) SIEM
9 16 (4.80%) Project Management
9 16 (4.80%) Scrum
10 15 (4.50%) Data Security
10 15 (4.50%) Information Security
10 15 (4.50%) ITSM
11 13 (3.90%) Asset Management
11 13 (3.90%) Security Management
11 13 (3.90%) Technical Architecture
12 12 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (3.60%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 50 (15.02%) SQL
2 24 (7.21%) C#
2 24 (7.21%) Java
3 18 (5.41%) JavaScript
4 17 (5.11%) PowerShell
5 11 (3.30%) C++
6 5 (1.50%) Python
6 5 (1.50%) Ruby
7 3 (0.90%) C
8 2 (0.60%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.60%) VB
8 2 (0.60%) VBA
9 1 (0.30%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (8.41%) Degree
3 21 (6.31%) MCSE
4 16 (4.80%) MCP
5 15 (4.50%) MCSA
6 14 (4.20%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (3.00%) Security Cleared
9 8 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (2.10%) CCNA
10 7 (2.10%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (1.80%) CITP
11 6 (1.80%) MCTS
12 5 (1.50%) CCNP
12 5 (1.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (1.20%) SANS
14 3 (0.90%) PMI Certification
14 3 (0.90%) SC Cleared
15 2 (0.60%) CISSP
15 2 (0.60%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (10.81%) SLA
2 23 (6.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (5.11%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.50%) ISO19770
5 3 (0.90%) COBIT
6 1 (0.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.30%) RMADS
System Software
1 148 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 122 (36.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (23.42%) XenApp
4 71 (21.32%) XenDesktop
5 50 (15.02%) Hyper-V
6 42 (12.61%) vSphere
7 36 (10.81%) Terminal Services
8 29 (8.71%) Microsoft App-V
9 14 (4.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 11 (3.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 10 (3.00%) Forefront TMG
12 9 (2.70%) VMware ESX
13 4 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.60%) Firmware
14 2 (0.60%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.60%) XenServer
15 1 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (8.41%) SCCM
2 17 (5.11%) EdgeSight
3 15 (4.50%) SCOM
4 13 (3.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 8 (2.40%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.20%) WSUS
7 3 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.90%) vMotion
8 2 (0.60%) AppDNA
8 2 (0.60%) ThinApp
8 2 (0.60%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.30%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.30%) RSA enVision
9 1 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 212 (63.66%) Microsoft
2 181 (54.35%) Citrix
3 153 (45.95%) VMware
4 94 (28.23%) Cisco
5 53 (15.92%) HP
6 40 (12.01%) Apple
7 37 (11.11%) Oracle
8 34 (10.21%) CheckPoint
9 22 (6.61%) NetApp
10 19 (5.71%) Symantec
11 18 (5.41%) SonicWALL
12 16 (4.80%) AppSense
12 16 (4.80%) Dell
12 16 (4.80%) Forcepoint
13 14 (4.20%) Wyse
14 13 (3.90%) Fujitsu
15 11 (3.30%) IBM
15 11 (3.30%) Novell
15 11 (3.30%) Sophos
15 11 (3.30%) Splunk
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 23 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24500 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + holiday, pension, shares, healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Grimsby
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago