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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 654 672 656
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 248 223 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.52% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 214 184 211
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,100 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.97% -14.00%

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
42027 43003 44675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.53% 39.27% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33970 33822 37441
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +18 237 £35,000 - 23
South East +24 100 £32,500 +6.55% 8
London +41 78 £39,500 -19.38% 5
Hampshire -25 39 £32,500 -0.76% 5
Surrey +3 32 £21,500 -23.21% 1
City of London +31 30 £32,500 -38.09% 1
Dorking -4 30 £21,250 -24.10% 1
Southampton +19 26 £32,500 -7.14% 2
North West -10 16 £35,000 +42.85% 5
Yorkshire -19 15 £50,000 +66.01% 1
Berkshire +8 14 £32,500 -18.75%
South West -6 13 £35,000 +10.23% 1
Cheshire +1 12 £35,000 +26.81% 3
Reading +11 11 £32,500 -18.75%
North Yorkshire - 10 £50,000 -
Warrington +12 9 £35,000 +26.81% 1
York - 9 £50,000 -
Bournemouth - 8 £35,000 - 1
Dorset - 8 £35,000 - 1
East Sussex - 7 £27,000 -
Basingstoke - 6 £42,500 - 1
Lewes - 6 £27,000 -
East Midlands +25 5 £33,750 -
East of England -29 5 £38,000 +20.15% 2
Kent - 5 £37,500 - 2
Andover -4 4 £25,000 +4.16%
Essex -12 4 £38,000 +17.82% 1
Nottinghamshire +9 3 £30,000 +20.00%
Scotland +1 3 - -
West Sussex 0 3 £38,500 -

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 447 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 347 (77.63%) Citrix
3 344 (76.96%) Windows
4 277 (61.97%) Microsoft
5 241 (53.91%) VMware
6 224 (50.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 223 (49.89%) Active Directory
8 173 (38.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 167 (37.36%) Windows 7
9 167 (37.36%) ITIL
10 165 (36.91%) MS Excel
11 146 (32.66%) MS Office
12 143 (31.99%) Firewall
13 139 (31.10%) MS Exchange
14 131 (29.31%) Microsoft Certification
15 118 (26.40%) TCP/IP
16 113 (25.28%) DNS
17 110 (24.61%) XenApp
18 107 (23.94%) MCSE
19 100 (22.37%) Cisco
20 93 (20.81%) DHCP
21 88 (19.69%) SLA
22 87 (19.46%) MCITP
22 87 (19.46%) Finance
23 84 (18.79%) Windows Server 2012
23 84 (18.79%) Windows Server 2003
24 80 (17.90%) SAN
25 72 (16.11%) CCA
25 72 (16.11%) Citrix Certification
25 72 (16.11%) Terminal Services

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 139 (31.10%) MS Exchange
2 52 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 51 (11.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (7.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 32 (7.16%) Lync
6 25 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 23 (5.15%) IIS
8 16 (3.58%) SharePoint
9 13 (2.91%) Live Communications Server
10 10 (2.24%) Apache
11 7 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (1.34%) CMS
12 6 (1.34%) WebSphere
13 5 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.89%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.89%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.67%) IBM Notes
16 2 (0.45%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 165 (36.91%) MS Excel
2 146 (32.66%) MS Office
3 5 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.89%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.22%) assyst
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.34%) Office 365
2 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.22%) IaaS
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
4 1 (0.22%) PaaS
4 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 143 (31.99%) Firewall
2 118 (26.40%) TCP/IP
3 113 (25.28%) DNS
4 93 (20.81%) DHCP
5 80 (17.90%) SAN
6 59 (13.20%) WAN
7 50 (11.19%) LAN
8 33 (7.38%) Internet
9 27 (6.04%) Network Security
10 23 (5.15%) Unified Communications
11 21 (4.70%) IP Telephony
12 14 (3.13%) BIG-IP
12 14 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (3.13%) DMVPN
12 14 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 14 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 14 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (3.13%) OSPF
12 14 (3.13%) BGP
12 14 (3.13%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.91%) MS Access
3 12 (2.68%) Oracle Database
4 11 (2.46%) MySQL
5 6 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (1.34%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.89%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.89%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.67%) Essbase
8 3 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.45%) FileMaker
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (0.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.45%) Eclipse
General
1 87 (19.46%) Finance
2 26 (5.82%) Banking
3 13 (2.91%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.68%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.24%) Retail
5 10 (2.24%) Legal
6 7 (1.57%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.34%) Marketing
7 6 (1.34%) Back Office
8 4 (0.89%) Law
9 3 (0.67%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.67%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.67%) Automotive
9 3 (0.67%) French Language
10 2 (0.45%) Advertising
11 1 (0.22%) Military
11 1 (0.22%) German Language
11 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.22%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 98 (21.92%) Analyst
2 75 (16.78%) Support Engineer
3 54 (12.08%) Consultant
4 52 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 49 (10.96%) Support Analyst
6 45 (10.07%) IT Support
7 40 (8.95%) Service Analyst
7 40 (8.95%) Service Desk Analyst
8 38 (8.50%) 2nd Line Support
9 33 (7.38%) Desktop Support
10 32 (7.16%) Technical Support
11 30 (6.71%) Service Desk Engineer
12 26 (5.82%) 3rd Line Support
12 26 (5.82%) Systems Engineer
13 25 (5.59%) IT Consultant
14 24 (5.37%) Support Consultant
15 22 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 22 (4.92%) Infrastructure Manager
16 19 (4.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
16 19 (4.25%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.24%) .NET
2 9 (2.01%) Application Packaging
3 6 (1.34%) HTML
3 6 (1.34%) Ajax
3 6 (1.34%) ASP.NET
3 6 (1.34%) CSS
4 4 (0.89%) CGI
4 4 (0.89%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.22%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 447 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 59 (13.20%) Blackberry
3 22 (4.92%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.91%) Statistics
5 10 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.12%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.89%) PKI
7 4 (0.89%) Smartcard
7 4 (0.89%) NHS
8 3 (0.67%) User Experience
8 3 (0.67%) Spread Betting
8 3 (0.67%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.67%) EPoS
8 3 (0.67%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.67%) Life Science
8 3 (0.67%) iPhone
9 2 (0.45%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.45%) Replication
9 2 (0.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 344 (76.96%) Windows
2 173 (38.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 167 (37.36%) Windows 7
4 84 (18.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 84 (18.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 70 (15.66%) Windows Vista
6 67 (14.99%) Windows 8
7 63 (14.09%) Windows XP
8 49 (10.96%) Linux
9 9 (2.01%) UNIX
10 7 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.12%) SUSE
12 3 (0.67%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.67%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.45%) CentOS
13 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (37.36%) ITIL
2 48 (10.74%) Service Delivery
2 48 (10.74%) Kalman Filter
3 33 (7.38%) Project Management
4 31 (6.94%) Incident Management
5 24 (5.37%) Service Management
6 19 (4.25%) PRINCE2
7 18 (4.03%) Problem Management
7 18 (4.03%) Line Management
7 18 (4.03%) Mentoring
8 15 (3.36%) Change Control
8 15 (3.36%) Security Management
9 14 (3.13%) Migration
9 14 (3.13%) Information Security
9 14 (3.13%) Asset Management
9 14 (3.13%) E-Commerce
9 14 (3.13%) Network Management
9 14 (3.13%) Supplier Management
10 13 (2.91%) ISMS
10 13 (2.91%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (12.30%) SQL
2 31 (6.94%) PowerShell
3 18 (4.03%) Java
4 6 (1.34%) VBScript
5 4 (0.89%) VB
6 2 (0.45%) C#
7 1 (0.22%) C
7 1 (0.22%) Perl
7 1 (0.22%) Korn
7 1 (0.22%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 131 (29.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 107 (23.94%) MCSE
3 87 (19.46%) MCITP
4 72 (16.11%) CCA
4 72 (16.11%) Citrix Certification
5 71 (15.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 50 (11.19%) Degree
7 41 (9.17%) Cisco Certification
8 37 (8.28%) Security Cleared
9 35 (7.83%) MCSA
10 29 (6.49%) SC Cleared
11 26 (5.82%) CCNA
12 14 (3.13%) CCNP
12 14 (3.13%) CCSE
13 13 (2.91%) DV Cleared
14 12 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 12 (2.68%) MCP
15 10 (2.24%) HND
16 8 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (1.34%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (19.69%) SLA
2 13 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 224 (50.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 223 (49.89%) Active Directory
3 110 (24.61%) XenApp
4 72 (16.11%) Terminal Services
5 38 (8.50%) Hyper-V
6 35 (7.83%) XenDesktop
7 25 (5.59%) vSphere
8 23 (5.15%) Microsoft App-V
9 18 (4.03%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (1.34%) XenServer
11 5 (1.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (1.12%) IAG
11 5 (1.12%) UAG
12 4 (0.89%) Novell eDirectory
12 4 (0.89%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.89%) Oracle RMAN
13 3 (0.67%) NFS
13 3 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.67%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 61 (13.65%) Backup Exec
2 47 (10.51%) Norton AntiVirus
3 38 (8.50%) SCCM
4 15 (3.36%) NetBackup
4 15 (3.36%) Unicenter
4 15 (3.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 13 (2.91%) Netcool
5 13 (2.91%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 10 (2.24%) SCOM
7 6 (1.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (1.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (0.89%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.89%) BMC Marimba
9 4 (0.89%) WSUS
10 3 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.67%) EdgeSight
11 2 (0.45%) XenMobile
11 2 (0.45%) OpenView
11 2 (0.45%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.45%) MOM
Vendors
1 347 (77.63%) Citrix
2 277 (61.97%) Microsoft
3 241 (53.91%) VMware
4 100 (22.37%) Cisco
5 62 (13.87%) Symantec
6 53 (11.86%) Veeam
7 41 (9.17%) Oracle
8 37 (8.28%) Dell
9 36 (8.05%) HP
10 21 (4.70%) CheckPoint
11 18 (4.03%) Wyse
12 17 (3.80%) Kaseya
12 17 (3.80%) Veritas
12 17 (3.80%) EMC
13 15 (3.36%) Meridio
14 14 (3.13%) Reuters
14 14 (3.13%) Bloomberg
14 14 (3.13%) Fidessa
14 14 (3.13%) Infoblox
14 14 (3.13%) Imperva
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + strong package
Posted: Yesterday
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Basingstoke
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