The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 73 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.16% 0.27% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £30,109 £33,810
% change year-on-year
+9.60% -10.94%
Fat Client
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
195 110 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 31.81% 29.73% 29.52%
Number of salaries quoted 147 76 93
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,700 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Fat Client across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fat Client across the Watford region.

Fat Client Salary Trend in Watford

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenServer
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Altiris
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) DSL
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (25.00%) BCP
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenServer
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Xen
4 1 (25.00%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Altiris
4 1 (25.00%) AppSense
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint