Period
to 23 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fat Client
UK > England
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 890 859 950
Rank change year-on-year -31 +91 -150
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 262 293 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.43% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 190 259 266
England median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £24,375 £20,900 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year -2.60% +5.48% +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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 69,526 68,085 82,948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.22% 42.71% 43.95%
Number of salaries quoted 54,558 55,152 68,129
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £79,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% +7.14%

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in England

Fat Client
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Fat Client in England

Fat Client
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fat Client in England over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Fat Client in England

Fat Client
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the England region over the 6 months to 23 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -28 95 £40,000 -8.80% 8
South East -21 46 £28,000 -27.27% 10
East of England -11 45 £51,250 +20.59% 1
North of England +13 43 £30,000 +57.89% 6
North West +8 23 £28,000 +47.37% 2
Yorkshire +37 17 £33,250 -33.50% 3
Midlands +12 17 £40,250 +75.00% 3
South West -29 16 £23,000 -8.00%
West Midlands +21 14 £43,000 +72.00% 3
East Midlands -1 3 £37,500 +97.37%
North East - 3 £19,000 - 1
Fat Client
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 262 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 190 (72.52%) Windows
3 130 (49.62%) Active Directory
4 124 (47.33%) Microsoft
4 124 (47.33%) Citrix
5 122 (46.56%) ITIL
6 108 (41.22%) VMware
7 95 (36.26%) Microsoft Office
7 95 (36.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 81 (30.92%) Windows Server
9 69 (26.34%) Office 365
10 66 (25.19%) Problem-Solving
11 63 (24.05%) DNS
12 62 (23.66%) DHCP
12 62 (23.66%) Windows Server 2012
13 60 (22.90%) Windows 7
14 59 (22.52%) Windows 10
14 59 (22.52%) Service Delivery
15 51 (19.47%) TCP/IP
16 50 (19.08%) LAN
17 48 (18.32%) WAN
17 48 (18.32%) SQL
17 48 (18.32%) Windows Server 2008
18 47 (17.94%) SQL Server
19 45 (17.18%) SCCM
20 41 (15.65%) Security Cleared
21 40 (15.27%) PowerShell
21 40 (15.27%) Intel
22 38 (14.50%) Degree
22 38 (14.50%) Microsoft Certification

Fat Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 31 (11.83%) SharePoint
2 29 (11.07%) MS Exchange
3 14 (5.34%) IIS
3 14 (5.34%) OpenStack
3 14 (5.34%) SharePoint 2010
3 14 (5.34%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (4.20%) Skype for Business
5 7 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.53%) CMS
7 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 95 (36.26%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (4.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (4.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (2.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 69 (26.34%) Office 365
2 19 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.05%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 8 (3.05%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (2.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (2.67%) Amazon Glacier
5 7 (2.67%) Amazon S3
5 7 (2.67%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (2.67%) AWS CloudTrail
5 7 (2.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.76%) IaaS
6 2 (0.76%) PaaS
6 2 (0.76%) SaaS
7 1 (0.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 63 (24.05%) DNS
2 62 (23.66%) DHCP
3 51 (19.47%) TCP/IP
4 50 (19.08%) LAN
5 48 (18.32%) WAN
6 31 (11.83%) Firewall
7 21 (8.02%) Wireless
8 19 (7.25%) SAN
9 18 (6.87%) VoIP
10 14 (5.34%) VPN
11 13 (4.96%) VLAN
12 11 (4.20%) Skype
12 11 (4.20%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (3.44%) IP Telephony
13 9 (3.44%) Remote Desktop
14 7 (2.67%) Unified Communications
15 6 (2.29%) NAS
16 5 (1.91%) Cisco Nexus
16 5 (1.91%) Internet
17 4 (1.53%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (17.94%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.34%) Relational Database
3 11 (4.20%) RDBMS
4 7 (2.67%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.91%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.76%) GIS
7 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.38%) Big Data
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (5.73%) MSI
2 1 (0.38%) WinDbg
General
1 34 (12.98%) Finance
2 19 (7.25%) Billing
2 19 (7.25%) Military
3 16 (6.11%) Banking
4 13 (4.96%) Investment Banking
5 11 (4.20%) Retail
6 7 (2.67%) Advertising
7 6 (2.29%) Front Office
7 6 (2.29%) Legal
7 6 (2.29%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.15%) Publishing
9 2 (0.76%) Automotive
9 2 (0.76%) Law
9 2 (0.76%) Marketing
10 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 69 (26.34%) Support Engineer
2 59 (22.52%) IT Support
3 55 (20.99%) Desktop Support
4 48 (18.32%) IT Engineer
5 47 (17.94%) Desktop Engineer
5 47 (17.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 45 (17.18%) IT Support Engineer
7 42 (16.03%) Analyst
8 39 (14.89%) Field Engineer
9 37 (14.12%) Field Support Engineer
10 22 (8.40%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 22 (8.40%) Team Leader
11 20 (7.63%) 2nd Line Support
11 20 (7.63%) Architect
12 19 (7.25%) Technical Analyst
13 16 (6.11%) Service Analyst
14 15 (5.73%) Citrix Engineer
14 15 (5.73%) Service Desk Analyst
15 13 (4.96%) Citrix Support
15 13 (4.96%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.11%) .NET
2 15 (5.73%) Software Packaging
3 12 (4.58%) HTML
4 11 (4.20%) Ajax
4 11 (4.20%) ASP.NET
4 11 (4.20%) DHTML
4 11 (4.20%) Web Services
5 10 (3.82%) SOAP
5 10 (3.82%) XML
6 5 (1.91%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.53%) REST
8 3 (1.15%) LDAP
9 1 (0.38%) JSON
9 1 (0.38%) Middleware
9 1 (0.38%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 262 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 24 (9.16%) Data Centre
3 22 (8.40%) Computer Science
4 21 (8.02%) Replication
5 15 (5.73%) Private Cloud
6 13 (4.96%) iPad
6 13 (4.96%) iPhone
7 12 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (3.44%) EPoS
9 8 (3.05%) Fintech
9 8 (3.05%) Management Information System
9 8 (3.05%) Mobile Computing
10 6 (2.29%) Equities
10 6 (2.29%) Fixed Income
10 6 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (1.91%) User Experience
12 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Cloud
12 3 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (1.15%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 190 (72.52%) Windows
2 81 (30.92%) Windows Server
3 62 (23.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 60 (22.90%) Windows 7
5 59 (22.52%) Windows 10
6 48 (18.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (6.49%) Linux
8 13 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (4.58%) Android
10 10 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (3.82%) Windows Phone
11 8 (3.05%) Mac OS X
12 7 (2.67%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.53%) Windows XP
14 3 (1.15%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.38%) VMS
16 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (46.56%) ITIL
2 66 (25.19%) Problem-Solving
3 59 (22.52%) Service Delivery
4 31 (11.83%) Time Management
5 24 (9.16%) Migration
6 21 (8.02%) Presales
6 21 (8.02%) Service Management
7 20 (7.63%) Configuration Management
7 20 (7.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (6.87%) Asset Management
9 17 (6.49%) Infrastructure Management
10 16 (6.11%) Customer Requirements
11 15 (5.73%) Application Packaging
11 15 (5.73%) Task Automation
12 14 (5.34%) Runbook
13 13 (4.96%) Network Monitoring
13 13 (4.96%) PRINCE2
14 12 (4.58%) DevOps
14 12 (4.58%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (4.20%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (18.32%) SQL
2 40 (15.27%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.58%) C#
3 12 (4.58%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.15%) C
5 2 (0.76%) Java
6 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (15.65%) Security Cleared
2 38 (14.50%) Degree
2 38 (14.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (14.12%) SC Cleared
4 25 (9.54%) MCSE
5 24 (9.16%) Computer Science Degree
6 16 (6.11%) DV Cleared
7 10 (3.82%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (3.44%) MCP
9 7 (2.67%) CCNA
9 7 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.91%) MCSA
11 5 (1.91%) MCTS
11 5 (1.91%) TOGAF Certification
12 4 (1.53%) CCA
12 4 (1.53%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (1.15%) MCITP
13 3 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.31%) SLA
2 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 130 (49.62%) Active Directory
2 95 (36.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (13.36%) XenApp
4 26 (9.92%) Microsoft App-V
5 23 (8.78%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (4.58%) Virtual Servers
6 12 (4.58%) XenDesktop
7 9 (3.44%) Terminal Services
8 8 (3.05%) vSphere
9 7 (2.67%) Hyper-V
10 6 (2.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (2.29%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (1.53%) XenServer
12 3 (1.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (1.15%) MetaFrame
13 2 (0.76%) Firmware
13 2 (0.76%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.38%) Docker
14 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 45 (17.18%) SCCM
2 9 (3.44%) AirWatch
3 8 (3.05%) Jamf Pro
3 8 (3.05%) vCenter Server
4 5 (1.91%) PowerCLI
5 4 (1.53%) WSUS
6 2 (0.76%) Ansible
6 2 (0.76%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.76%) Puppet
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.38%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.38%) Packer
7 1 (0.38%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.38%) SCOM
7 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 124 (47.33%) Citrix
1 124 (47.33%) Microsoft
2 108 (41.22%) VMware
3 40 (15.27%) Intel
4 29 (11.07%) Cisco
5 22 (8.40%) HP
6 19 (7.25%) Xerox
7 18 (6.87%) Avaya
8 17 (6.49%) Bloomberg
9 16 (6.11%) Reuters
10 15 (5.73%) FactSet
11 14 (5.34%) Oracle
12 12 (4.58%) Apple
13 11 (4.20%) NetApp
14 10 (3.82%) Adobe
14 10 (3.82%) Red Hat
15 9 (3.44%) CheckPoint
16 8 (3.05%) Equitrac
16 8 (3.05%) Ivanti
17 7 (2.67%) Veeam