The first 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 18 April 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fat Client
Rank 195 187 186
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 2 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.040% 0.30% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 1.27% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 6
Average salary £25,250 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.85% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -8.00%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1232 1177 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.91% 23.50% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 1006 935
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Fat Client
England

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 18 April 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 1 £20,500 - 1
Fat Client
England

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) XenApp
4 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
5 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) MS Office
6 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
6 1 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) NetApp
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) Terminal Server
6 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Support Manager
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Services Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Server
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
3 1 (16.67%) ProCurve
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