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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fat Client
Rank 69 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.57% 0.25% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.69% 0.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,620
% change year-on-year
- +7.29%
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
177 130 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 33.84% 31.94% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 117 107 104
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 30 January 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Xen
2 3 (60.00%) WSUS
2 3 (60.00%) NLBS
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (60.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) BCP
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (60.00%) DSL
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) DSL
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (60.00%) BCP
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Xen
2 3 (60.00%) NLBS
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) XenServer
3 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Altiris