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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 702 698 650
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -48
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 212 185 252
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 171 152 209
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -16.25%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36914 35602 38854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.53% 32.73% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 29267 28839 32893
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 28 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 28 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 +2 203 £35,000 - 25
South East +20 74 £40,000 +23.07% 6
London -66 32 £37,500 -16.66% 7
North West +13 30 £29,000 -20.00% 2
Hampshire +8 24 £32,500 - 2
Cheshire +12 21 £27,600 +25.45% 1
Surrey -6 20 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Berkshire +17 19 £50,000 +13.11% 2
East of England -1 19 £40,000 +35.59% 1
Southampton +12 16 £32,500 -10.34% 2
South West -2 16 £35,000 +4.47% 3
Reading +5 13 £50,000 +13.11% 1
East Midlands -4 12 £45,000 +91.48% 2
Leicestershire - 12 £45,000 -
West Midlands -20 11 £27,600 -15.07% 1
Warrington - 10 £29,500 -
Chester - 10 £24,250 - 1
Dorset +6 9 £35,000 -
Bournemouth - 9 £35,000 -
Leicester - 9 £45,000 -
Coventry +10 8 - -
City of London -13 7 £48,750 +54.76% 1
Manchester -18 7 £31,250 -16.66% 1
Yorkshire -40 7 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Essex 0 6 £48,750 +44.44%
East Sussex - 6 £40,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 6 £26,000 -
Cambridge - 6 £26,000 -
Hertfordshire -9 5 £40,000 +35.59% 1
Bracknell -10 4 - -

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 446 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 337 (75.56%) Windows
3 269 (60.31%) Citrix
4 229 (51.35%) Microsoft
5 210 (47.09%) VMware
6 192 (43.05%) Active Directory
7 170 (38.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 153 (34.30%) VMware Infrastructure
9 139 (31.17%) MS Excel
10 131 (29.37%) Windows 7
11 122 (27.35%) ITIL
12 114 (25.56%) MS Exchange
13 113 (25.34%) DNS
14 108 (24.22%) Firewall
15 103 (23.09%) TCP/IP
15 103 (23.09%) SQL
16 102 (22.87%) Microsoft Certification
16 102 (22.87%) XenApp
17 98 (21.97%) SQL Server
18 94 (21.08%) Windows Server 2003
19 91 (20.40%) MS Office
20 85 (19.06%) Cisco
21 84 (18.83%) DHCP
22 80 (17.94%) Windows Server 2012
23 73 (16.37%) HP
24 72 (16.14%) Linux
25 67 (15.02%) MCSE
25 67 (15.02%) Exchange Server 2010
26 65 (14.57%) SAN
27 62 (13.90%) SCCM

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (25.56%) MS Exchange
2 67 (15.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (9.42%) SharePoint
4 41 (9.19%) IIS
5 28 (6.28%) Exchange Server 2003
6 22 (4.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 19 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 18 (4.04%) Lync
9 13 (2.91%) IBM Notes
10 9 (2.02%) SharePoint Server
10 9 (2.02%) SugarCRM
11 8 (1.79%) WebSphere
12 7 (1.57%) Lotus Domino
13 6 (1.35%) K2 blackpearl
14 5 (1.12%) Live Communications Server
15 4 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
15 4 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (0.67%) SAS
17 2 (0.45%) WorkSite
17 2 (0.45%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 139 (31.17%) MS Excel
2 91 (20.40%) MS Office
3 20 (4.48%) MS Visio
4 19 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (3.36%) MS Project
6 2 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.45%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.22%) assyst
3 1 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.22%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.12%) SaaS
2 3 (0.67%) Office 365
3 1 (0.22%) PaaS
3 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 113 (25.34%) DNS
2 108 (24.22%) Firewall
3 103 (23.09%) TCP/IP
4 84 (18.83%) DHCP
5 65 (14.57%) SAN
6 57 (12.78%) VPN
7 46 (10.31%) WAN
8 41 (9.19%) LAN
9 32 (7.17%) Network Security
10 31 (6.95%) Internet
11 22 (4.93%) Wireless
12 20 (4.48%) Cisco IOS
12 20 (4.48%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (4.26%) BGP
13 19 (4.26%) OSPF
13 19 (4.26%) SSL
14 18 (4.04%) DMVPN
14 18 (4.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 18 (4.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 18 (4.04%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (21.97%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 23 (5.16%) Oracle Database
4 20 (4.48%) MySQL
5 17 (3.81%) Oracle Database 11g
6 16 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (3.59%) Relational Database
7 12 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (2.47%) MS Access
9 9 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (1.79%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.45%) Essbase
14 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (1.57%) NUnit
1 7 (1.57%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.45%) Xcode
2 2 (0.45%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.22%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.22%) MSI
General
1 56 (12.56%) Finance
2 15 (3.36%) Military
2 15 (3.36%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.91%) Electronics
4 12 (2.69%) Retail
4 12 (2.69%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.24%) Legal
6 8 (1.79%) French Language
6 8 (1.79%) German Language
7 7 (1.57%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.12%) Back Office
9 4 (0.90%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.67%) Law
10 3 (0.67%) Marketing
10 3 (0.67%) Banking
11 2 (0.45%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.45%) Billing
11 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.45%) Automotive
11 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 93 (20.85%) Analyst
2 48 (10.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 47 (10.54%) Support Engineer
4 44 (9.87%) Support Analyst
5 40 (8.97%) Administrator
6 38 (8.52%) Consultant
7 33 (7.40%) 2nd Line Support
8 30 (6.73%) DBA
9 28 (6.28%) IT Support
10 27 (6.05%) Citrix Engineer
11 26 (5.83%) Technical Support
11 26 (5.83%) Service Analyst
11 26 (5.83%) Service Desk Analyst
12 23 (5.16%) Architect
13 19 (4.26%) Network Specialist
13 19 (4.26%) Desktop Support
14 18 (4.04%) Network Security Specialist
14 18 (4.04%) Security Specialist
15 16 (3.59%) SQL DBA
15 16 (3.59%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.59%) jQuery
2 11 (2.47%) HTML
3 9 (2.02%) Symfony
4 8 (1.79%) FIX Protocol
4 8 (1.79%) .NET
5 7 (1.57%) CSS
5 7 (1.57%) EDI
6 6 (1.35%) Application Packaging
7 2 (0.45%) REST
7 2 (0.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (0.45%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.45%) WSDL
7 2 (0.45%) ActiveX
7 2 (0.45%) MFC
7 2 (0.45%) SOAP
7 2 (0.45%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.45%) COM
8 1 (0.22%) COM+
8 1 (0.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 446 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 46 (10.31%) Blackberry
3 26 (5.83%) Clustering
4 18 (4.04%) iPhone
5 15 (3.36%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.14%) Client/Server
7 13 (2.91%) Chip and PIN
8 10 (2.24%) Replication
8 10 (2.24%) NHS
9 8 (1.79%) CLARiiON
10 7 (1.57%) FlexPod
11 5 (1.12%) PKI
11 5 (1.12%) iPad
11 5 (1.12%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.90%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.90%) Derivative
12 4 (0.90%) Statistics
12 4 (0.90%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.90%) Smartcard
13 3 (0.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 337 (75.56%) Windows
2 170 (38.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 131 (29.37%) Windows 7
4 94 (21.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 80 (17.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 72 (16.14%) Linux
7 61 (13.68%) Windows XP
8 36 (8.07%) Windows Vista
8 36 (8.07%) Windows 8
9 20 (4.48%) Windows 2000
10 15 (3.36%) UNIX
11 11 (2.47%) Mac OS
12 10 (2.24%) Android
12 10 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (2.24%) SUSE
13 9 (2.02%) Apple iOS
14 8 (1.79%) CentOS
15 7 (1.57%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (1.12%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (27.35%) ITIL
2 46 (10.31%) Project Management
3 40 (8.97%) Asset Management
4 33 (7.40%) Problem Management
5 32 (7.17%) Service Delivery
6 31 (6.95%) Service Management
7 29 (6.50%) Migration
8 22 (4.93%) CRM
8 22 (4.93%) Time Management
9 21 (4.71%) E-Commerce
10 19 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
11 18 (4.04%) Change Control
12 17 (3.81%) Strategic Planning
13 16 (3.59%) PRINCE2
13 16 (3.59%) OO
14 15 (3.36%) Data Management
14 15 (3.36%) Incident Management
15 14 (3.14%) Data Analysis
15 14 (3.14%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (2.91%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 103 (23.09%) SQL
2 24 (5.38%) PowerShell
3 18 (4.04%) VBScript
4 13 (2.91%) VB
4 13 (2.91%) PHP
5 9 (2.02%) C#
5 9 (2.02%) JavaScript
5 9 (2.02%) PHP5
6 7 (1.57%) C
7 4 (0.90%) Java
8 3 (0.67%) Perl
9 2 (0.45%) C-shell
9 2 (0.45%) Ruby
9 2 (0.45%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.45%) VC++
9 2 (0.45%) VBA
10 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 102 (22.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 67 (15.02%) MCSE
3 54 (12.11%) Degree
4 53 (11.88%) Citrix Certification
5 50 (11.21%) CCA
6 49 (10.99%) MCITP
7 37 (8.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 34 (7.62%) Security Cleared
9 29 (6.50%) SC Cleared
10 27 (6.05%) MCP
11 24 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
12 23 (5.16%) CCNP
13 18 (4.04%) CCSE
14 16 (3.59%) HND
15 15 (3.36%) MCSA
16 13 (2.91%) DV Cleared
17 11 (2.47%) CCEE
18 10 (2.24%) Linux+ Certification
18 10 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
18 10 (2.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.97%) SLA
2 14 (3.14%) QA
3 8 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) HL7
System Software
1 192 (43.05%) Active Directory
2 153 (34.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (22.87%) XenApp
4 46 (10.31%) Hyper-V
5 45 (10.09%) XenDesktop
6 41 (9.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 41 (9.19%) vSphere
7 33 (7.40%) Terminal Services
8 19 (4.26%) XenServer
8 19 (4.26%) VMware ESX
9 12 (2.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 12 (2.69%) Xen
9 12 (2.69%) MetaFrame
10 11 (2.47%) UAG
11 10 (2.24%) IAG
12 9 (2.02%) Terminal Server
13 8 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
14 6 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
14 6 (1.35%) ISA Server
15 5 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 62 (13.90%) SCCM
2 13 (2.91%) NetBackup
3 11 (2.47%) Backup Exec
4 10 (2.24%) Data Guard
4 10 (2.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 10 (2.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 9 (2.02%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (1.79%) SCOM
6 8 (1.79%) MOM
7 7 (1.57%) HP SIM
7 7 (1.57%) EMC NetWorker
7 7 (1.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 6 (1.35%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (1.35%) Tivoli
8 6 (1.35%) OpenView
9 4 (0.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 4 (0.90%) Netcool
9 4 (0.90%) Unicenter
9 4 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 269 (60.31%) Citrix
2 229 (51.35%) Microsoft
3 210 (47.09%) VMware
4 85 (19.06%) Cisco
5 73 (16.37%) HP
6 59 (13.23%) Oracle
7 24 (5.38%) Symantec
7 24 (5.38%) Red Hat
7 24 (5.38%) NetApp
8 22 (4.93%) IBM
8 22 (4.93%) CheckPoint
8 22 (4.93%) SAP
9 20 (4.48%) AppSense
10 19 (4.26%) Dell
10 19 (4.26%) F5
11 18 (4.04%) EMC
11 18 (4.04%) Wyse
11 18 (4.04%) Blue Coat
11 18 (4.04%) Infoblox
11 18 (4.04%) Imperva
New Malden, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon
DP Connect
Salary: £34000 - £38500 per annum + PENSION, IFSTL AND MORE
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum - Overall package circa £50
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
CSC
Salary: From £60 to £90 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Huddersfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Includes Car/Allowance+bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + On Call + Pension + Private Medical
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Louth, Lincolnshire
Compass Point Business Services
Salary: From £24,892 to £28,922 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 24 days ago