Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fat Client
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 216 182
Rank change year-on-year +23 -34 +8
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 4 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.10% 0.042% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.098% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 11
Birmingham median annual salary £30,000 £48,750 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.46% +17.47% +18.57%
10th Percentile £22,500 £43,875 £32,750
90th Percentile £40,025 £54,625 £44,750
West Midlands median annual salary £23,000 £25,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -8.00% -25.37% -4.29%

Fat Client is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1608 2043 1300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.17% 43.25% 32.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1192 1316 1047
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Fat Client as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in Birmingham

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Fat Client in Birmingham

Fat Client
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fat Client in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Fat Client in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Fat Client also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 4 (100.00%) Wyse
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (50.00%) MobileIron
2 2 (50.00%) Becrypt
2 2 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (50.00%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (50.00%) Skype
2 2 (50.00%) BitLocker
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business

Fat Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (50.00%) Skype
1 2 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 2 (50.00%) iPhone
2 2 (50.00%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Runbook
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) BitLocker
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Jamf Pro
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Wyse
2 2 (50.00%) Acronis
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) Becrypt
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) MobileIron