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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 710 704 713
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 182 211 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.46% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 150 170 154
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 £25,900 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%

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
44198 46161 43817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.30% 39.38% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 35107 36355 35274
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,825 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -10 172 £35,000 - 19
London +43 50 £44,000 +17.33%
South East -20 35 £33,000 -17.50% 5
North West +5 26 £30,000 +3.44% 6
West Midlands -5 18 £26,250 -4.89% 1
East of England -2 16 £26,500 -33.75% 3
South West -15 14 £37,500 +7.14% 1
City of London +37 13 £45,000 -18.18%
Hertfordshire +2 13 £25,500 -36.25%
Cheshire -8 13 £40,000 +44.92% 2
Manchester +15 11 £28,500 -8.80%
Yorkshire +6 11 £50,000 - 3
Hampshire -8 11 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Malvern - 11 £25,000 -
Worcestershire - 11 £25,000 -
West Sussex - 9 £60,000 - 2
Southampton -7 7 £37,500 +15.38%
Runcorn - 7 - -
Crawley - 7 £60,000 -
Bournemouth +1 6 £36,250 +3.57%
Dorset 0 6 £36,250 +3.57%
South Yorkshire +3 5 £21,000 -
Birmingham -1 5 £35,000 +26.81% 1
Wiltshire -3 5 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Salisbury - 5 £37,500 - 1
Scotland +14 4 £52,500 +138.63% 1
York +8 4 £50,750 +1.50% 1
North Yorkshire -2 4 £50,750 +1.50% 1
Doncaster -3 4 - -
Surrey -6 4 £35,250 -17.05%

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 468 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 325 (69.44%) Windows
3 294 (62.82%) Citrix
4 287 (61.32%) Microsoft
5 284 (60.68%) Active Directory
6 225 (48.08%) VMware
7 200 (42.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 168 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 163 (34.83%) Firewall
10 159 (33.97%) ITIL
11 153 (32.69%) MS Excel
12 145 (30.98%) MS Office
13 135 (28.85%) MS Exchange
14 133 (28.42%) Windows Server 2012
15 115 (24.57%) TCP/IP
16 113 (24.15%) Cisco
17 103 (22.01%) WAN
18 101 (21.58%) LAN
19 99 (21.15%) XenApp
20 98 (20.94%) DNS
21 97 (20.73%) Windows 7
22 93 (19.87%) Degree
22 93 (19.87%) Microsoft Certification
22 93 (19.87%) Finance
23 81 (17.31%) MCSE
24 78 (16.67%) SAN
25 77 (16.45%) SQL Server
26 71 (15.17%) DHCP
26 71 (15.17%) Windows Server 2003
27 69 (14.74%) Cisco Certification

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 135 (28.85%) MS Exchange
2 62 (13.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (8.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 32 (6.84%) SharePoint
5 25 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (2.14%) Lync
8 9 (1.92%) IIS
9 7 (1.50%) Apache
10 5 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.64%) CMS
12 2 (0.43%) Live Communications Server
12 2 (0.43%) WorkSite
13 1 (0.21%) Site Server
13 1 (0.21%) Jetty
13 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 153 (32.69%) MS Excel
2 145 (30.98%) MS Office
3 13 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.56%) MS Project
5 11 (2.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.85%) Primavera
1 4 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (0.85%) Teamcenter
2 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 45 (9.62%) Office 365
2 28 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.43%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.21%) SaaS
6 1 (0.21%) IaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 163 (34.83%) Firewall
2 115 (24.57%) TCP/IP
3 103 (22.01%) WAN
4 101 (21.58%) LAN
5 98 (20.94%) DNS
6 78 (16.67%) SAN
7 71 (15.17%) DHCP
8 46 (9.83%) VLAN
9 37 (7.91%) Network Security
10 36 (7.69%) IP Telephony
11 31 (6.62%) VPN
12 25 (5.34%) VoIP
13 24 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
14 23 (4.91%) NetScaler
15 17 (3.63%) MPLS
15 17 (3.63%) SSL
16 14 (2.99%) NAS
17 13 (2.78%) DMVPN
17 13 (2.78%) OSPF
17 13 (2.78%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (16.45%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (2.35%) MySQL
3 7 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.28%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.07%) MongoDB
6 4 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.43%) MS Access
7 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.21%) OLTP
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (1.07%) Visual Studio
1 5 (1.07%) NUnit
1 5 (1.07%) Git (software)
1 5 (1.07%) Moq
2 3 (0.64%) MSI
2 3 (0.64%) InstallShield
General
1 93 (19.87%) Finance
2 27 (5.77%) Advertising
3 26 (5.56%) Banking
4 23 (4.91%) Telecoms
5 19 (4.06%) Publishing
6 11 (2.35%) Back Office
7 9 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (1.92%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.71%) Retail
9 7 (1.50%) Law
10 5 (1.07%) Legal
10 5 (1.07%) Electronics
10 5 (1.07%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.07%) Marketing
11 4 (0.85%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.64%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.21%) Local Government
13 1 (0.21%) Automotive
13 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 113 (24.15%) Analyst
2 61 (13.03%) Support Engineer
3 58 (12.39%) Support Analyst
4 54 (11.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 51 (10.90%) IT Support
6 39 (8.33%) Consultant
7 34 (7.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 31 (6.62%) Systems Engineer
9 30 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support
10 29 (6.20%) Service Analyst
10 29 (6.20%) Service Desk Analyst
10 29 (6.20%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 28 (5.98%) 2nd Line Support
12 26 (5.56%) Architect
13 23 (4.91%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 22 (4.70%) Desktop Engineer
15 21 (4.49%) Desktop Support
16 17 (3.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 16 (3.42%) Infrastructure Specialist
18 14 (2.99%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.98%) .NET
2 22 (4.70%) Web Services
3 16 (3.42%) ASP.NET
4 15 (3.21%) HTML
4 15 (3.21%) HTML5
5 11 (2.35%) MFC
5 11 (2.35%) WinForms
5 11 (2.35%) WPF
6 8 (1.71%) Application Packaging
7 6 (1.28%) J2EE
8 5 (1.07%) .NET Framework
8 5 (1.07%) jQuery
8 5 (1.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (1.07%) SAP Basis
8 5 (1.07%) VXML
8 5 (1.07%) X-Windows
8 5 (1.07%) Ninject
8 5 (1.07%) Backbone.js
8 5 (1.07%) AngularJS
8 5 (1.07%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 468 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 53 (11.32%) Blackberry
3 43 (9.19%) Data Centre
4 34 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (5.77%) Management Information System
6 21 (4.49%) Clustering
7 15 (3.21%) Computer Science
8 14 (2.99%) User Experience
9 12 (2.56%) Replication
10 11 (2.35%) Hybrid Cloud
10 11 (2.35%) iPad
11 10 (2.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 10 (2.14%) Mobile Computing
12 8 (1.71%) HP StoreVirtual
12 8 (1.71%) EPoS
13 7 (1.50%) IVR
13 7 (1.50%) Handset
13 7 (1.50%) Hedge funds
13 7 (1.50%) Mathematics
14 6 (1.28%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 325 (69.44%) Windows
2 168 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 133 (28.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 97 (20.73%) Windows 7
5 71 (15.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 53 (11.32%) Windows 8
7 47 (10.04%) Windows XP
8 45 (9.62%) Linux
9 43 (9.19%) Windows Vista
10 11 (2.35%) Mac OS X
10 11 (2.35%) UNIX
11 8 (1.71%) Solaris
12 6 (1.28%) Android
13 5 (1.07%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.85%) SUSE
15 2 (0.43%) Debian
15 2 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.43%) CentOS
16 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (33.97%) ITIL
2 61 (13.03%) Project Management
3 55 (11.75%) Service Management
4 37 (7.91%) Incident Management
5 30 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 30 (6.41%) Mentoring
6 26 (5.56%) Time Management
7 23 (4.91%) ITSM
7 23 (4.91%) Migration
7 23 (4.91%) Data Management
7 23 (4.91%) Change Control
8 22 (4.70%) Change Management
9 19 (4.06%) Asset Management
10 18 (3.85%) Software Engineering
10 18 (3.85%) Patch Management
11 17 (3.63%) Kalman Filter
12 16 (3.42%) Service Delivery
13 15 (3.21%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (2.99%) Business Continuity
15 13 (2.78%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 59 (12.61%) SQL
2 29 (6.20%) PowerShell
3 25 (5.34%) C#
4 24 (5.13%) JavaScript
5 21 (4.49%) Java
6 11 (2.35%) C++
7 10 (2.14%) VB
8 4 (0.85%) Perl
9 3 (0.64%) PHP
10 2 (0.43%) VBScript
10 2 (0.43%) sed
10 2 (0.43%) AWK
10 2 (0.43%) Ruby
11 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.21%) Python
Qualifications
1 93 (19.87%) Microsoft Certification
1 93 (19.87%) Degree
2 81 (17.31%) MCSE
3 69 (14.74%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (11.32%) CCA
4 53 (11.32%) Citrix Certification
5 50 (10.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 50 (10.68%) MCITP
6 47 (10.04%) Security Cleared
7 42 (8.97%) CCNA
8 41 (8.76%) MCP
9 34 (7.26%) SC Cleared
10 33 (7.05%) ITIL Certification
11 30 (6.41%) MCSA
12 19 (4.06%) CISSP
13 18 (3.85%) CCNP
14 14 (2.99%) HND
15 9 (1.92%) CCIE
15 9 (1.92%) DV Cleared
16 7 (1.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (11.11%) SLA
2 12 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.50%) QA
4 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 284 (60.68%) Active Directory
2 200 (42.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 99 (21.15%) XenApp
4 63 (13.46%) XenDesktop
5 57 (12.18%) Hyper-V
6 46 (9.83%) Terminal Services
7 40 (8.55%) vSphere
8 33 (7.05%) Microsoft App-V
9 15 (3.21%) VMware ESX
10 14 (2.99%) Terminal Server
11 13 (2.78%) XenServer
12 7 (1.50%) Forefront TMG
12 7 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.85%) VMware Server
13 4 (0.85%) Xen
13 4 (0.85%) NLBS
13 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.64%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 54 (11.54%) SCCM
2 22 (4.70%) Backup Exec
3 17 (3.63%) WSUS
4 13 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (1.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (1.50%) SCVMM
5 7 (1.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 6 (1.28%) SCOM
7 5 (1.07%) Casper Suite
7 5 (1.07%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (0.85%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.85%) Unicenter
9 3 (0.64%) EdgeSight
10 2 (0.43%) HP SIM
10 2 (0.43%) Netcool
10 2 (0.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 2 (0.43%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.43%) Nagios
10 2 (0.43%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 294 (62.82%) Citrix
2 287 (61.32%) Microsoft
3 225 (48.08%) VMware
4 113 (24.15%) Cisco
5 68 (14.53%) HP
6 42 (8.97%) Dell
7 36 (7.69%) CheckPoint
8 28 (5.98%) Juniper
9 27 (5.77%) Apple
9 27 (5.77%) Symantec
10 25 (5.34%) NetApp
11 23 (4.91%) Oracle
12 17 (3.63%) SonicWALL
13 14 (2.99%) Veeam
13 14 (2.99%) Sophos
14 13 (2.78%) Bloomberg
15 12 (2.56%) AppSense
16 11 (2.35%) McAfee
17 10 (2.14%) Wyse
17 10 (2.14%) Blue Coat
Northwich, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Computer Sciences Corporation
Posted: 4 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: Yesterday
York, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Smart List
Posted: 8 days ago
Ormskirk, Lancashire
Witherslack Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Carnforth, Lancashire
Witherslack Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Ormskirk, Lancashire
Witherslack Group
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Knutsford
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £40,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Huddersfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
UK
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago