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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 656 669 666
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 258 226 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.52% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 225 187 214
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £22,348
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,168 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -13.80%

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
43246 43560 44842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.54% 39.24% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 34888 34798 37538
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -9 247 £32,500 -7.14% 27
South East +2 106 £28,000 -8.19% 8
London +27 82 £42,000 -14.28% 6
Surrey +11 44 £26,500 -6.19% 1
Dorking -4 42 £26,500 -6.19% 1
City of London +36 41 £32,500 -38.09% 3
Hampshire -25 33 £32,500 -0.76% 5
Southampton +18 24 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Berkshire +18 15 £32,500 -18.75%
Yorkshire -28 15 £50,000 +66.11% 3
South West -13 13 £35,000 +10.23% 2
North West -20 12 £35,000 +42.85% 4
Reading +15 11 £32,500 -18.75%
Cheshire -3 11 £34,500 +25.00% 1
North Yorkshire - 10 £50,000 - 1
York - 9 £50,000 -
Warrington +5 8 £34,500 +25.00% 1
East Sussex +3 7 £27,000 -28.00%
Dorset - 7 £35,000 - 1
Bournemouth - 7 £35,000 - 1
East Midlands +11 6 £33,750 +22.72% 1
West Midlands -4 6 £35,000 +14.75% 1
Lewes - 6 £27,000 -
Birmingham -14 5 £48,750 +57.25%
Nottinghamshire +11 4 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Kent -1 4 £52,500 +23.52% 2
Essex -4 4 £38,000 +17.82%
Scotland -4 4 - -
Andover -5 4 £25,000 +4.16%
Edinburgh -14 4 - -

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 438 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 332 (75.80%) Windows
3 328 (74.89%) Citrix
4 272 (62.10%) Microsoft
5 238 (54.34%) VMware
6 213 (48.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 207 (47.26%) Active Directory
8 166 (37.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 160 (36.53%) ITIL
10 159 (36.30%) Windows 7
11 153 (34.93%) MS Excel
12 143 (32.65%) Firewall
13 131 (29.91%) MS Exchange
14 127 (29.00%) MS Office
15 126 (28.77%) Microsoft Certification
16 115 (26.26%) TCP/IP
16 115 (26.26%) XenApp
17 104 (23.74%) DNS
18 101 (23.06%) Cisco
19 100 (22.83%) MCSE
20 86 (19.63%) Windows Server 2012
21 83 (18.95%) DHCP
22 82 (18.72%) SLA
23 81 (18.49%) SAN
24 80 (18.26%) MCITP
25 76 (17.35%) Finance
26 74 (16.89%) Windows Server 2003
27 71 (16.21%) CCA
27 71 (16.21%) Citrix Certification
28 67 (15.30%) Terminal Services

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 131 (29.91%) MS Exchange
2 49 (11.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 30 (6.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 29 (6.62%) Lync
6 23 (5.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 20 (4.57%) SharePoint
8 19 (4.34%) IIS
9 12 (2.74%) Live Communications Server
10 10 (2.28%) Apache
11 8 (1.83%) WebSphere
12 7 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.91%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.91%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.91%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.91%) K2 blackpearl
14 4 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 153 (34.93%) MS Excel
2 127 (29.00%) MS Office
3 5 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.46%) MS Project
6 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.23%) assyst
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.14%) Office 365
2 4 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.23%) PaaS
4 1 (0.23%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 143 (32.65%) Firewall
2 115 (26.26%) TCP/IP
3 104 (23.74%) DNS
4 83 (18.95%) DHCP
5 81 (18.49%) SAN
6 57 (13.01%) WAN
7 47 (10.73%) LAN
8 29 (6.62%) Internet
9 27 (6.16%) Network Security
10 21 (4.79%) Unified Communications
11 19 (4.34%) IP Telephony
12 12 (2.74%) BIG-IP
12 12 (2.74%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (2.74%) DMVPN
12 12 (2.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 12 (2.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 12 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (2.74%) OSPF
12 12 (2.74%) BGP
12 12 (2.74%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.74%) MS Access
2 12 (2.74%) MySQL
3 11 (2.51%) Oracle Database
4 8 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.14%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.91%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.91%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.68%) Essbase
8 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (0.91%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.46%) Xcode
2 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.23%) NUnit
3 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.23%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 76 (17.35%) Finance
2 24 (5.48%) Banking
3 12 (2.74%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.74%) Legal
3 12 (2.74%) Manufacturing
4 11 (2.51%) Retail
5 7 (1.60%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.14%) Marketing
6 5 (1.14%) French Language
6 5 (1.14%) Law
6 5 (1.14%) Spanish Language
7 4 (0.91%) Back Office
8 3 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.68%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.68%) Automotive
8 3 (0.68%) German Language
8 3 (0.68%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.46%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.46%) Military
10 1 (0.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 89 (20.32%) Analyst
2 68 (15.53%) Support Engineer
3 54 (12.33%) Consultant
3 54 (12.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 41 (9.36%) Support Analyst
5 40 (9.13%) IT Support
6 39 (8.90%) Service Analyst
6 39 (8.90%) Service Desk Analyst
7 36 (8.22%) 2nd Line Support
8 30 (6.85%) Technical Support
9 28 (6.39%) Systems Engineer
9 28 (6.39%) Service Desk Engineer
10 26 (5.94%) Desktop Support
11 22 (5.02%) IT Consultant
12 21 (4.79%) Support Consultant
13 20 (4.57%) 3rd Line Support
13 20 (4.57%) Infrastructure Manager
14 19 (4.34%) Infrastructure Consultant
15 17 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 17 (3.88%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.05%) Application Packaging
2 6 (1.37%) .NET
3 4 (0.91%) CSS
3 4 (0.91%) WebCenter
3 4 (0.91%) HTML
4 3 (0.68%) CGI
4 3 (0.68%) Ajax
4 3 (0.68%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.46%) MFC
5 2 (0.46%) SOAP
5 2 (0.46%) ActiveX
5 2 (0.46%) WSDL
5 2 (0.46%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.46%) REST
5 2 (0.46%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.23%) jQuery
6 1 (0.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 438 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 56 (12.79%) Blackberry
3 18 (4.11%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.74%) Statistics
5 8 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.37%) Clustering
7 5 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.14%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.91%) User Experience
8 4 (0.91%) PKI
8 4 (0.91%) Smartcard
8 4 (0.91%) NHS
9 3 (0.68%) EPoS
9 3 (0.68%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.68%) Spread Betting
9 3 (0.68%) Life Science
9 3 (0.68%) iPhone
9 3 (0.68%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.46%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (0.46%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 332 (75.80%) Windows
2 166 (37.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 159 (36.30%) Windows 7
4 86 (19.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 74 (16.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 67 (15.30%) Windows Vista
7 64 (14.61%) Windows XP
8 59 (13.47%) Windows 8
9 48 (10.96%) Linux
10 8 (1.83%) SUSE
10 8 (1.83%) UNIX
11 7 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.68%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.68%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.46%) Android
13 2 (0.46%) CentOS
14 1 (0.23%) Solaris
14 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (36.53%) ITIL
2 46 (10.50%) Kalman Filter
3 42 (9.59%) Service Delivery
4 34 (7.76%) Project Management
5 30 (6.85%) Incident Management
6 22 (5.02%) Service Management
7 21 (4.79%) Asset Management
8 19 (4.34%) Problem Management
9 18 (4.11%) PRINCE2
10 16 (3.65%) Line Management
11 14 (3.20%) Mentoring
11 14 (3.20%) Migration
12 13 (2.97%) Security Management
13 12 (2.74%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (2.74%) E-Commerce
13 12 (2.74%) Change Control
14 11 (2.51%) ISMS
14 11 (2.51%) BCP
14 11 (2.51%) Information Security Management
14 11 (2.51%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 58 (13.24%) SQL
2 26 (5.94%) PowerShell
3 16 (3.65%) Java
4 6 (1.37%) VBScript
5 3 (0.68%) VB
5 3 (0.68%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.68%) Perl
5 3 (0.68%) C
5 3 (0.68%) C#
6 2 (0.46%) PHP
6 2 (0.46%) VC++
6 2 (0.46%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.46%) Objective-C
6 2 (0.46%) Ruby
6 2 (0.46%) C-shell
7 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.23%) Korn
7 1 (0.23%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 126 (28.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 100 (22.83%) MCSE
3 80 (18.26%) MCITP
4 71 (16.21%) CCA
4 71 (16.21%) Citrix Certification
5 67 (15.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 47 (10.73%) Degree
7 40 (9.13%) Security Cleared
8 38 (8.68%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (7.53%) MCSA
10 32 (7.31%) SC Cleared
11 25 (5.71%) CCNA
12 15 (3.42%) DV Cleared
13 12 (2.74%) CCSE
13 12 (2.74%) CCNP
13 12 (2.74%) MCP
14 11 (2.51%) HND
15 10 (2.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 8 (1.83%) CCEE
16 8 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (18.72%) SLA
2 11 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 213 (48.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 207 (47.26%) Active Directory
3 115 (26.26%) XenApp
4 67 (15.30%) Terminal Services
5 35 (7.99%) Hyper-V
6 33 (7.53%) XenDesktop
7 29 (6.62%) Microsoft App-V
8 25 (5.71%) vSphere
9 16 (3.65%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (1.83%) IAG
10 8 (1.83%) UAG
11 7 (1.60%) XenServer
12 6 (1.37%) VMware ESX
13 5 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
14 4 (0.91%) Novell eDirectory
15 3 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (0.68%) NFS
15 3 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
16 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 57 (13.01%) Backup Exec
2 45 (10.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 40 (9.13%) SCCM
4 16 (3.65%) NetBackup
4 16 (3.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 12 (2.74%) Netcool
5 12 (2.74%) Unicenter
5 12 (2.74%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 10 (2.28%) SCOM
7 8 (1.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.91%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.91%) MOM
8 4 (0.91%) OpenView
8 4 (0.91%) Data Guard
8 4 (0.91%) WSUS
8 4 (0.91%) BMC Marimba
8 4 (0.91%) EdgeSight
9 3 (0.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.46%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 328 (74.89%) Citrix
2 272 (62.10%) Microsoft
3 238 (54.34%) VMware
4 101 (23.06%) Cisco
5 59 (13.47%) Symantec
6 51 (11.64%) Veeam
7 47 (10.73%) HP
8 45 (10.27%) Oracle
9 34 (7.76%) Dell
10 20 (4.57%) CheckPoint
11 18 (4.11%) Veritas
12 17 (3.88%) EMC
12 17 (3.88%) Wyse
12 17 (3.88%) Kaseya
13 16 (3.65%) Meridio
14 15 (3.42%) Red Hat
15 14 (3.20%) Reuters
15 14 (3.20%) Bloomberg
15 14 (3.20%) Fidessa
15 14 (3.20%) IBM
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £18500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Home Counties, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £21,000 + bens inc. pension & share option scheme
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sittingbourne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 24k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £26k - 32k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 per annum + On-Call Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + strong package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £21000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
Blue Town Online
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Middlesbrough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £22000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago