The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 201 190 190
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 10 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.41% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 1.45% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 10
Average salary £28,531 £33,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.83% +7.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £24,600 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £47,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Fat Client
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1257 1587 1222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.19% 28.44% 25.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1044 1349 1059
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Fat Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Fat Client Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Fat Client
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Fat Client Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Fat Client
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Coventry -4 4 - -
Birmingham -9 4 £27,600 -15.07% 2
Dudley - 1 £29,462 -
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco
3 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (80.00%) ITIL
3 12 (80.00%) Windows
4 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (66.67%) Windows 7
6 9 (60.00%) Project Management
6 9 (60.00%) MCP
7 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
7 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
7 8 (53.33%) IIS
7 8 (53.33%) MCSE
7 8 (53.33%) Service Management
7 8 (53.33%) Project Planning
7 8 (53.33%) Technical Analysis
7 8 (53.33%) FIX Protocol
7 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
7 8 (53.33%) Clustering
7 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (40.00%) Citrix
8 6 (40.00%) Degree
9 4 (26.67%) SQL
10 3 (20.00%) LAN
10 3 (20.00%) WAN
10 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
10 3 (20.00%) Firewall

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 8 (53.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) IPsec
3 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Implementation Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 8 (53.33%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) Project Management
3 8 (53.33%) Service Management
3 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
3 8 (53.33%) Project Planning
3 8 (53.33%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Security Management
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (60.00%) MCP
3 8 (53.33%) MCSE
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
5 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) XenApp
2 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) NetApp
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) SonicWALL
5 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
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