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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 668 710 684
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -26
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 233 225 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.47% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 190 177 161
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,329
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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
44273 47833 44175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.97% 39.78% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35166 37988 35884
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 June 2015 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 30 June 2015. 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 +34 222 £35,000 - 22
London +26 57 £44,000 +20.54% 6
South East +10 56 £32,500 -18.75% 3
East of England +21 30 £29,500 -26.25% 2
North West +8 27 £30,000 +1.69% 5
Hertfordshire +20 25 £30,000 -25.00%
Hampshire +14 20 £37,500 +15.38% 1
City of London +51 19 £55,000 -6.38% 3
West Midlands +3 17 £33,500 +11.66% 3
South West -10 17 £37,500 +7.14%
Southampton +4 14 £38,000 +16.92%
Yorkshire +6 13 £38,750 -22.50% 3
Manchester +6 12 £29,250 +21.87% 3
West Sussex +11 10 £60,000 +130.76%
Dorset +7 10 £35,000 -
Bournemouth -4 10 £35,000 -
Cheshire -14 10 £27,850 -1.41% 2
Birmingham - 9 £35,000 -
East Sussex +26 7 £27,000 -32.50%
Runcorn -3 7 - -
Berkshire -5 7 £23,500 -47.77% 1
South Yorkshire -5 7 £42,500 +112.50%
Worcestershire - 7 £25,000 - 1
Malvern - 7 £25,000 - 1
Crawley +4 6 £60,000 -
Lewes -10 6 £27,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 £34,000 -
Scotland +22 5 £52,500 +16.66% 2
East Midlands -8 5 £30,500 -32.22%
Reading -9 4 £23,500 -47.77% 1

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

1 505 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 355 (70.30%) Windows
3 330 (65.35%) Citrix
4 308 (60.99%) Microsoft
4 308 (60.99%) Active Directory
5 249 (49.31%) VMware
6 223 (44.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 184 (36.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 173 (34.26%) Firewall
9 172 (34.06%) ITIL
10 170 (33.66%) MS Excel
11 161 (31.88%) MS Office
12 149 (29.50%) MS Exchange
13 143 (28.32%) Windows Server 2012
14 127 (25.15%) Windows 7
15 124 (24.55%) TCP/IP
16 120 (23.76%) Cisco
17 115 (22.77%) DNS
18 110 (21.78%) Finance
19 106 (20.99%) Microsoft Certification
20 105 (20.79%) XenApp
21 100 (19.80%) LAN
21 100 (19.80%) WAN
22 96 (19.01%) Degree
23 91 (18.02%) MCSE
24 90 (17.82%) DHCP
25 83 (16.44%) SAN
26 78 (15.45%) Windows Server 2003
27 77 (15.25%) Cisco Certification
28 75 (14.85%) SQL Server

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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
1 149 (29.50%) MS Exchange
2 64 (12.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (9.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 26 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2003
4 26 (5.15%) SharePoint
5 24 (4.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (2.57%) IIS
7 12 (2.38%) Lync
8 7 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (1.19%) CMS
10 5 (0.99%) Apache
10 5 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.59%) Live Communications Server
12 2 (0.40%) WorkSite
13 1 (0.20%) Site Server
13 1 (0.20%) Jetty
13 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 170 (33.66%) MS Excel
2 161 (31.88%) MS Office
3 12 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.18%) MS Project
5 10 (1.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.79%) Primavera
1 4 (0.79%) Teamcenter
2 3 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 50 (9.90%) Office 365
2 29 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (5.15%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.40%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.20%) SaaS
6 1 (0.20%) IaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 173 (34.26%) Firewall
2 124 (24.55%) TCP/IP
3 115 (22.77%) DNS
4 100 (19.80%) LAN
4 100 (19.80%) WAN
5 90 (17.82%) DHCP
6 83 (16.44%) SAN
7 44 (8.71%) VLAN
8 41 (8.12%) Network Security
9 37 (7.33%) IP Telephony
10 30 (5.94%) VPN
11 27 (5.35%) VoIP
12 24 (4.75%) NetScaler
13 22 (4.36%) Wi-Fi
13 22 (4.36%) MPLS
14 19 (3.76%) BGP
14 19 (3.76%) DMVPN
15 16 (3.17%) OSPF
16 15 (2.97%) SSL
17 12 (2.38%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (14.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (1.98%) MySQL
4 7 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (0.99%) MongoDB
6 4 (0.79%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.59%) MS Access
8 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.40%) FileMaker
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.20%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (1.39%) Visual Studio
2 5 (0.99%) NUnit
2 5 (0.99%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.99%) Moq
3 3 (0.59%) MSI
3 3 (0.59%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.20%) WinDbg
General
1 110 (21.78%) Finance
2 32 (6.34%) Banking
3 26 (5.15%) Advertising
4 23 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 19 (3.76%) Publishing
6 13 (2.57%) Back Office
7 9 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (1.78%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.58%) Retail
9 7 (1.39%) Marketing
9 7 (1.39%) Law
10 6 (1.19%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.99%) Electronics
12 4 (0.79%) Legal
13 3 (0.59%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.59%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 124 (24.55%) Analyst
2 66 (13.07%) Support Analyst
3 61 (12.08%) Support Engineer
4 58 (11.49%) IT Support
5 55 (10.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 45 (8.91%) Consultant
7 41 (8.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 37 (7.33%) 2nd Line Support
9 33 (6.53%) Systems Engineer
10 30 (5.94%) Service Analyst
10 30 (5.94%) Service Desk Analyst
11 29 (5.74%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
12 27 (5.35%) 3rd Line Support
13 26 (5.15%) Desktop Support
13 26 (5.15%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 23 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
15 21 (4.16%) Architect
16 15 (2.97%) IT Consultant
16 15 (2.97%) Support Consultant
16 15 (2.97%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.55%) .NET
2 21 (4.16%) Web Services
3 12 (2.38%) ASP.NET
4 9 (1.78%) HTML
4 9 (1.78%) HTML5
5 8 (1.58%) Application Packaging
6 7 (1.39%) WPF
6 7 (1.39%) X-Windows
6 7 (1.39%) WinForms
6 7 (1.39%) MFC
7 5 (0.99%) SAP Basis
7 5 (0.99%) jQuery
7 5 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (0.99%) Ninject
7 5 (0.99%) VXML
7 5 (0.99%) .NET Framework
7 5 (0.99%) Backbone.js
7 5 (0.99%) AngularJS
7 5 (0.99%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (0.79%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 505 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 62 (12.28%) Blackberry
3 47 (9.31%) Data Centre
4 35 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (6.73%) Management Information System
6 19 (3.76%) Clustering
7 15 (2.97%) Computer Science
8 14 (2.77%) iPad
9 12 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 12 (2.38%) Replication
10 10 (1.98%) Hybrid Cloud
11 9 (1.78%) User Experience
11 9 (1.78%) Hedge funds
11 9 (1.78%) Mobile Computing
12 8 (1.58%) iPhone
12 8 (1.58%) IVR
13 7 (1.39%) EPoS
13 7 (1.39%) Handset
13 7 (1.39%) Mathematics
13 7 (1.39%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 355 (70.30%) Windows
2 184 (36.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 143 (28.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 127 (25.15%) Windows 7
5 78 (15.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 61 (12.08%) Windows 8
7 52 (10.30%) Windows Vista
8 49 (9.70%) Linux
9 45 (8.91%) Windows XP
10 12 (2.38%) UNIX
11 10 (1.98%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.19%) Solaris
13 5 (0.99%) Android
14 3 (0.59%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.40%) SUSE
15 2 (0.40%) Debian
15 2 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.40%) CentOS
16 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (34.06%) ITIL
2 62 (12.28%) Project Management
3 57 (11.29%) Service Management
4 36 (7.13%) Incident Management
5 32 (6.34%) Disaster Recovery
6 30 (5.94%) Change Control
7 27 (5.35%) Time Management
8 26 (5.15%) ITSM
9 25 (4.95%) Mentoring
10 23 (4.55%) Migration
11 22 (4.36%) Change Management
11 22 (4.36%) Kalman Filter
12 21 (4.16%) Patch Management
12 21 (4.16%) Data Management
13 19 (3.76%) Service Delivery
14 18 (3.56%) Information Security
14 18 (3.56%) Security Management
14 18 (3.56%) Asset Management
15 17 (3.37%) Network Management
16 16 (3.17%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 62 (12.28%) SQL
2 38 (7.52%) PowerShell
3 20 (3.96%) C#
3 20 (3.96%) JavaScript
4 17 (3.37%) Java
5 11 (2.18%) VB
6 7 (1.39%) C++
7 5 (0.99%) VBScript
8 4 (0.79%) Perl
9 3 (0.59%) PHP
10 2 (0.40%) AWK
10 2 (0.40%) Ruby
10 2 (0.40%) sed
11 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.20%) Python
11 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 106 (20.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 96 (19.01%) Degree
3 91 (18.02%) MCSE
4 77 (15.25%) Cisco Certification
5 67 (13.27%) MCITP
6 63 (12.48%) CCA
6 63 (12.48%) Citrix Certification
7 60 (11.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 48 (9.50%) CCNA
9 44 (8.71%) Security Cleared
10 38 (7.52%) MCP
11 35 (6.93%) SC Cleared
12 34 (6.73%) ITIL Certification
13 33 (6.53%) MCSA
14 23 (4.55%) CCNP
15 20 (3.96%) CISSP
16 14 (2.77%) HND
17 9 (1.78%) DV Cleared
18 8 (1.58%) CCIE
19 7 (1.39%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (11.88%) SLA
2 16 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.39%) QA
4 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 308 (60.99%) Active Directory
2 223 (44.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (20.79%) XenApp
4 66 (13.07%) XenDesktop
5 54 (10.69%) Hyper-V
6 50 (9.90%) Terminal Services
7 43 (8.51%) vSphere
8 35 (6.93%) Microsoft App-V
9 17 (3.37%) Terminal Server
10 15 (2.97%) VMware ESX
10 15 (2.97%) XenServer
11 10 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (1.39%) Forefront TMG
13 5 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (0.99%) Xen
13 5 (0.99%) NLBS
13 5 (0.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.79%) VMware Server
15 3 (0.59%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 59 (11.68%) SCCM
2 25 (4.95%) Backup Exec
3 19 (3.76%) WSUS
4 13 (2.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (2.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 7 (1.39%) SCOM
7 6 (1.19%) Unicenter
7 6 (1.19%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 5 (0.99%) Casper Suite
9 4 (0.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (0.79%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.59%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 3 (0.59%) Netcool
10 3 (0.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (0.59%) HP SIM
10 3 (0.59%) EdgeSight
11 2 (0.40%) BMC PATROL
11 2 (0.40%) Nagios
11 2 (0.40%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 330 (65.35%) Citrix
2 308 (60.99%) Microsoft
3 249 (49.31%) VMware
4 120 (23.76%) Cisco
5 67 (13.27%) HP
6 50 (9.90%) Dell
7 37 (7.33%) CheckPoint
8 29 (5.74%) Symantec
9 26 (5.15%) Apple
10 25 (4.95%) NetApp
10 25 (4.95%) Juniper
11 22 (4.36%) Oracle
12 20 (3.96%) Veeam
13 16 (3.17%) SonicWALL
14 14 (2.77%) AppSense
14 14 (2.77%) Bloomberg
14 14 (2.77%) Sophos
14 14 (2.77%) Wyse
15 13 (2.57%) Blue Coat
16 12 (2.38%) Avaya
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 10 hours ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Venn Group
Salary: £26000 - £29000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Byfleet, Surrey
Bowerford Associates Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + excellent package & training
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30k - £35k plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 24k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £29700.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The ThirdSectorList
Salary: 32000
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Huddersfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago