Period
to 30 July 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fat Client
Central London > City of London
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 245 228 330
Rank change year-on-year -17 +102 +11
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 3 1 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.053% 0.019% 0.059%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.049% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) - £62,500 £49,500
Median % change year-on-year - +26.26% +4.21%
Central London median annual salary - £65,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +116.67% -36.84%

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,163 2,025 3,773
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.37% 38.24% 36.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,903 1,788 3,304
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,675 £37,500
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £107,500 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Fat Client as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in the City of London

Fat Client
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Fat Client in the City of London.

Salary trend for Fat Client in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, IT jobs citing Fat Client also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (100.00%) Reuters
1 3 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Handset
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) WinDbg
1 3 (100.00%) Perfmon
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Slack
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) COM
2 2 (66.67%) Inclusion and Diversity

Fat Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) WinDbg
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Handset
1 3 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Perfmon
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Reuters