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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 705 684 660
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -24
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 212 186 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.52% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 172 152 209
Average salary £35,750 £35,329 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -11.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,550 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -14.37%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37178 35593 38853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.59% 32.69% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29538 28849 32915
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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
(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 -3 203 £35,000 -1.84% 25
South East -17 75 £40,000 +23.07% 6
London -40 32 £37,500 -19.78% 4
North West +5 30 £29,000 -20.00% 3
Hampshire +1 25 £32,500 +2.36% 2
Cheshire +14 21 £27,600 +28.37% 2
Berkshire +14 20 £50,000 +13.11% 2
Surrey +5 19 £42,500 +30.76% 1
East of England 0 18 £40,000 +35.59% 3
Southampton +12 17 £32,500 -7.14% 2
South West -11 17 £35,000 +1.21% 3
Reading +9 14 £50,000 +13.11% 1
East Midlands -3 12 £45,000 +91.48% 2
Leicestershire - 12 £45,000 -
West Midlands +3 11 £27,600 -15.07% 1
Chester +11 10 £24,250 +21.25% 1
Dorset +3 10 £35,000 -
Warrington - 10 £29,500 - 1
Bournemouth - 10 £35,000 -
Leicester - 9 £45,000 -
Coventry +3 8 - -
Manchester -1 7 £31,250 -16.66% 1
Yorkshire -30 7 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Essex +3 6 £48,750 +44.44%
City of London -4 6 £55,000 +71.87% 1
East Sussex - 6 £40,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 6 £26,000 -
Cambridge - 6 £26,000 -
Bracknell -11 4 - - 1
Hertfordshire -20 4 £40,000 +35.59% 2

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 450 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 342 (76.00%) Windows
3 273 (60.67%) Citrix
4 232 (51.56%) Microsoft
5 211 (46.89%) VMware
6 191 (42.44%) Active Directory
7 172 (38.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 153 (34.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 137 (30.44%) MS Excel
10 134 (29.78%) Windows 7
11 121 (26.89%) ITIL
12 114 (25.33%) MS Exchange
13 112 (24.89%) DNS
14 108 (24.00%) SQL
14 108 (24.00%) Firewall
15 104 (23.11%) Microsoft Certification
16 102 (22.67%) TCP/IP
17 101 (22.44%) SQL Server
18 100 (22.22%) XenApp
19 96 (21.33%) Windows Server 2003
20 92 (20.44%) MS Office
21 85 (18.89%) DHCP
21 85 (18.89%) Cisco
22 81 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
23 75 (16.67%) Linux
24 73 (16.22%) HP
25 68 (15.11%) MCSE
26 67 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
27 64 (14.22%) SAN
28 62 (13.78%) Oracle

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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
1 114 (25.33%) MS Exchange
2 67 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (9.56%) SharePoint
4 42 (9.33%) IIS
5 27 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 21 (4.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 19 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 18 (4.00%) Lync
9 13 (2.89%) IBM Notes
10 11 (2.44%) SugarCRM
11 9 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (1.78%) WebSphere
13 7 (1.56%) Lotus Domino
14 6 (1.33%) K2 blackpearl
15 5 (1.11%) Live Communications Server
16 4 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
16 4 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
17 3 (0.67%) SAS
18 2 (0.44%) Tomcat
18 2 (0.44%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 137 (30.44%) MS Excel
2 92 (20.44%) MS Office
3 19 (4.22%) MS Visio
4 18 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (3.33%) MS Project
6 2 (0.44%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.22%) assyst
3 1 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.22%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.22%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.11%) SaaS
2 3 (0.67%) Office 365
3 1 (0.22%) PaaS
3 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 112 (24.89%) DNS
2 108 (24.00%) Firewall
3 102 (22.67%) TCP/IP
4 85 (18.89%) DHCP
5 64 (14.22%) SAN
6 57 (12.67%) VPN
7 45 (10.00%) WAN
8 40 (8.89%) LAN
9 32 (7.11%) Network Security
10 29 (6.44%) Internet
11 22 (4.89%) Wireless
12 21 (4.67%) Cisco IOS
12 21 (4.67%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (4.44%) BGP
13 20 (4.44%) OSPF
14 19 (4.22%) SSL
15 18 (4.00%) DMVPN
15 18 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 18 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 18 (4.00%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (22.44%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 26 (5.78%) Oracle Database
4 22 (4.89%) MySQL
5 20 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 16 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (3.56%) Relational Database
7 12 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (2.44%) MS Access
8 11 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (1.78%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.44%) Essbase
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (1.56%) NUnit
1 7 (1.56%) TeamCity
2 3 (0.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.44%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.44%) Xcode
4 1 (0.22%) MSI
4 1 (0.22%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 58 (12.89%) Finance
2 15 (3.33%) Military
3 14 (3.11%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.89%) Electronics
5 12 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 12 (2.67%) Retail
6 10 (2.22%) Legal
7 8 (1.78%) French Language
7 8 (1.78%) German Language
8 7 (1.56%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.11%) Back Office
10 4 (0.89%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.67%) Marketing
11 3 (0.67%) Banking
11 3 (0.67%) Law
12 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.44%) Automotive
12 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.44%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 92 (20.44%) Analyst
2 47 (10.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 46 (10.22%) Support Engineer
4 44 (9.78%) Support Analyst
5 41 (9.11%) Administrator
6 38 (8.44%) Consultant
7 32 (7.11%) 2nd Line Support
8 30 (6.67%) DBA
9 28 (6.22%) IT Support
9 28 (6.22%) Citrix Engineer
10 25 (5.56%) Technical Support
11 24 (5.33%) Service Desk Analyst
11 24 (5.33%) Service Analyst
12 23 (5.11%) Architect
13 20 (4.44%) Network Specialist
14 19 (4.22%) Desktop Support
15 18 (4.00%) Network Security Specialist
15 18 (4.00%) Security Specialist
16 16 (3.56%) Server Support
16 16 (3.56%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.00%) jQuery
2 11 (2.44%) Symfony
2 11 (2.44%) HTML
3 8 (1.78%) .NET
3 8 (1.78%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (1.56%) CSS
4 7 (1.56%) EDI
5 6 (1.33%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.44%) REST
6 2 (0.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (0.44%) ActiveX
6 2 (0.44%) WSDL
6 2 (0.44%) SOAP
6 2 (0.44%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.44%) COM
6 2 (0.44%) MFC
6 2 (0.44%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.22%) COM+
7 1 (0.22%) Web Services
7 1 (0.22%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 450 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 44 (9.78%) Blackberry
3 27 (6.00%) Clustering
4 17 (3.78%) iPhone
5 15 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.11%) Client/Server
7 13 (2.89%) Chip and PIN
8 10 (2.22%) NHS
8 10 (2.22%) Replication
9 8 (1.78%) CLARiiON
10 7 (1.56%) FlexPod
11 5 (1.11%) PKI
11 5 (1.11%) iPad
11 5 (1.11%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.89%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.89%) Smartcard
12 4 (0.89%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.89%) Derivative
12 4 (0.89%) Statistics
13 3 (0.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 342 (76.00%) Windows
2 172 (38.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 134 (29.78%) Windows 7
4 96 (21.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 81 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 75 (16.67%) Linux
7 61 (13.56%) Windows XP
8 37 (8.22%) Windows Vista
8 37 (8.22%) Windows 8
9 20 (4.44%) Windows 2000
10 17 (3.78%) UNIX
11 10 (2.22%) SUSE
11 10 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (2.22%) Android
11 10 (2.22%) Mac OS
12 9 (2.00%) Apple iOS
13 8 (1.78%) CentOS
14 7 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (1.11%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (26.89%) ITIL
2 48 (10.67%) Project Management
3 40 (8.89%) Asset Management
4 33 (7.33%) Problem Management
5 32 (7.11%) Service Delivery
6 31 (6.89%) Service Management
7 29 (6.44%) Migration
8 24 (5.33%) CRM
9 22 (4.89%) Time Management
10 21 (4.67%) E-Commerce
11 19 (4.22%) Performance Tuning
12 18 (4.00%) Change Control
12 18 (4.00%) OO
13 17 (3.78%) Strategic Planning
14 15 (3.33%) Data Management
14 15 (3.33%) Incident Management
15 14 (3.11%) PRINCE2
15 14 (3.11%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (3.11%) Data Analysis
16 13 (2.89%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (24.00%) SQL
2 25 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 19 (4.22%) VBScript
4 15 (3.33%) VB
4 15 (3.33%) PHP
5 11 (2.44%) PHP5
6 9 (2.00%) C#
6 9 (2.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.56%) C
8 4 (0.89%) Java
9 3 (0.67%) Perl
10 2 (0.44%) VC++
10 2 (0.44%) VBA
10 2 (0.44%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.44%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.44%) C-shell
10 2 (0.44%) Ruby
11 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 104 (23.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 68 (15.11%) MCSE
3 55 (12.22%) Degree
4 53 (11.78%) Citrix Certification
5 50 (11.11%) CCA
6 49 (10.89%) MCITP
7 37 (8.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 33 (7.33%) Security Cleared
9 28 (6.22%) MCP
9 28 (6.22%) SC Cleared
10 25 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
11 24 (5.33%) CCNP
12 18 (4.00%) CCSE
13 16 (3.56%) HND
14 15 (3.33%) MCSA
15 13 (2.89%) DV Cleared
16 11 (2.44%) CCEE
17 10 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
17 10 (2.22%) Linux+ Certification
17 10 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.89%) SLA
2 14 (3.11%) QA
3 8 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) HL7
System Software
1 191 (42.44%) Active Directory
2 153 (34.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 100 (22.22%) XenApp
4 46 (10.22%) Hyper-V
4 46 (10.22%) XenDesktop
5 41 (9.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 41 (9.11%) vSphere
6 33 (7.33%) Terminal Services
7 19 (4.22%) XenServer
7 19 (4.22%) VMware ESX
8 13 (2.89%) MetaFrame
9 12 (2.67%) Xen
9 12 (2.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 11 (2.44%) UAG
11 10 (2.22%) IAG
12 9 (2.00%) Terminal Server
13 8 (1.78%) Oracle RMAN
14 6 (1.33%) ISA Server
14 6 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
15 5 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 62 (13.78%) SCCM
2 13 (2.89%) NetBackup
3 11 (2.44%) Backup Exec
4 10 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 10 (2.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 10 (2.22%) Data Guard
5 8 (1.78%) MOM
5 8 (1.78%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (1.78%) SCOM
6 7 (1.56%) HP SIM
6 7 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
6 7 (1.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 6 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (1.33%) OpenView
7 6 (1.33%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.89%) Unicenter
8 4 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (0.89%) Netcool
8 4 (0.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 3 (0.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 273 (60.67%) Citrix
2 232 (51.56%) Microsoft
3 211 (46.89%) VMware
4 85 (18.89%) Cisco
5 73 (16.22%) HP
6 62 (13.78%) Oracle
7 24 (5.33%) NetApp
7 24 (5.33%) Red Hat
8 23 (5.11%) CheckPoint
8 23 (5.11%) Symantec
9 22 (4.89%) SAP
9 22 (4.89%) IBM
10 21 (4.67%) AppSense
11 19 (4.22%) Dell
11 19 (4.22%) F5
12 18 (4.00%) Wyse
12 18 (4.00%) EMC
12 18 (4.00%) Infoblox
12 18 (4.00%) Imperva
12 18 (4.00%) Blue Coat
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford
DP Connect
Salary: £34000 - £38500 per annum + PENSION, IFSTL, EXCELLENT TRAINING
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum - Overall package circa £50
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CSC
Salary: From £60 to £90 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Huddersfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Includes Car/Allowance+bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + On Call + Pension + Private Medical
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Louth, Lincolnshire
Compass Point Business Services
Salary: From £24,892 to £28,922 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 20 days ago
North Walsham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago