Period
to 23 April 2019

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 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fat Client
UK > England
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 825 894 862
Rank change year-on-year +69 -32 +77
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 237 280 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.42% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 176 201 254
England median annual salary £40,750 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.24% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.63% +1.33% +7.14%

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 57,676 66,689 64,655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.97% 40.18% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 44,054 52,712 52,745
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% -4.00%

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 April 2019.

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 April 2019. 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 +46 86 £55,000 +37.50% 1
South East +47 44 £29,000 +3.57% 4
North of England +36 36 £34,000 -2.86% 1
East of England +67 30 £60,000 +9.09%
North West +42 28 £29,250 +4.46%
Midlands +43 24 £42,500 -1.16% 1
South West +13 17 £35,000 +52.17%
East Midlands +42 16 £42,500 +13.33%
West Midlands +20 8 £43,500 -8.42% 1
Yorkshire +10 8 £36,500 -8.75% 1
Fat Client
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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.

1 237 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 199 (83.97%) Windows
3 128 (54.01%) Microsoft
4 126 (53.16%) Active Directory
5 105 (44.30%) ITIL
6 104 (43.88%) Citrix
7 85 (35.86%) Microsoft Office
8 82 (34.60%) Windows 10
9 78 (32.91%) Windows Server
10 76 (32.07%) Windows 7
11 69 (29.11%) Office 365
11 69 (29.11%) VMware
12 66 (27.85%) SCCM
12 66 (27.85%) Problem-Solving
13 56 (23.63%) Microsoft Azure
14 55 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
15 54 (22.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 53 (22.36%) Finance
17 44 (18.57%) PowerShell
17 44 (18.57%) Windows Server 2012
18 43 (18.14%) XenApp
18 43 (18.14%) DNS
19 42 (17.72%) WAN
19 42 (17.72%) LAN
20 41 (17.30%) Windows Server 2008
21 39 (16.46%) Firewall
22 38 (16.03%) Application Packaging
23 37 (15.61%) XenDesktop
23 37 (15.61%) DHCP
24 34 (14.35%) Intel

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 28 (11.81%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.49%) Skype for Business
3 12 (5.06%) MS Exchange
4 9 (3.80%) IIS
5 8 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.69%) JBoss
7 4 (1.69%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.69%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.27%) WildFly
9 1 (0.42%) Apache
9 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 85 (35.86%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (5.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (5.06%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.27%) Lawson
2 3 (1.27%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.27%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.84%) Aareon QL
3 2 (0.84%) Academy Housing
3 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.84%) MIS ActiveH
3 2 (0.84%) Northgate Housing
3 2 (0.84%) OPENHousing
3 2 (0.84%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.42%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 69 (29.11%) Office 365
2 56 (23.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (3.80%) IaaS
5 8 (3.38%) SaaS
6 4 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.42%) G Suite
9 1 (0.42%) GitHub
9 1 (0.42%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (18.14%) DNS
2 42 (17.72%) LAN
2 42 (17.72%) WAN
3 39 (16.46%) Firewall
4 37 (15.61%) DHCP
5 34 (14.35%) MPLS
6 26 (10.97%) IP Telephony
7 24 (10.13%) SAN
8 15 (6.33%) Wireless
9 13 (5.49%) Broadband
10 12 (5.06%) Network Security
10 12 (5.06%) TCP/IP
10 12 (5.06%) VoIP
11 11 (4.64%) VPN
12 9 (3.80%) NAS
12 9 (3.80%) VLAN
13 8 (3.38%) Internet
14 6 (2.53%) Skype
14 6 (2.53%) Unified Communications
15 4 (1.69%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.38%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.42%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.42%) MySQL
4 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (4.64%) WinDbg
2 4 (1.69%) MSI
General
1 53 (22.36%) Finance
2 11 (4.64%) Retail
3 8 (3.38%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.95%) Aerospace
5 6 (2.53%) Legal
6 5 (2.11%) Automotive
6 5 (2.11%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.69%) Banking
8 3 (1.27%) Hindi Language
9 2 (0.84%) Back Office
9 2 (0.84%) Electronics
9 2 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (26.58%) IT Support
2 48 (20.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 45 (18.99%) Support Engineer
4 42 (17.72%) Analyst
4 42 (17.72%) Desktop Support
4 42 (17.72%) IT Engineer
5 38 (16.03%) IT Support Engineer
6 28 (11.81%) Desktop Engineer
6 28 (11.81%) Support Analyst
7 26 (10.97%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 26 (10.97%) Field Engineer
7 26 (10.97%) Field Support Engineer
8 20 (8.44%) Infrastructure Manager
9 18 (7.59%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 18 (7.59%) Project Manager
10 15 (6.33%) 3rd Line Support
11 12 (5.06%) Desktop Analyst
12 11 (4.64%) Citrix Specialist
12 11 (4.64%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 11 (4.64%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.27%) LDAP
1 3 (1.27%) Middleware
2 2 (0.84%) COM
3 1 (0.42%) .NET
3 1 (0.42%) Ajax
3 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.42%) DHTML
3 1 (0.42%) HTML
3 1 (0.42%) JSON
3 1 (0.42%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (0.42%) Node.js
3 1 (0.42%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.42%) RESTful
3 1 (0.42%) SAML
3 1 (0.42%) SOAP
3 1 (0.42%) Web Services
3 1 (0.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 237 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 27 (11.39%) Clustering
3 24 (10.13%) Management Information System
4 23 (9.70%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (6.75%) Data Centre
6 12 (5.06%) Blackberry
6 12 (5.06%) Handset
7 11 (4.64%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (3.38%) Replication
9 8 (3.38%) Smartphone
10 5 (2.11%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.84%) HP StoreVirtual
11 2 (0.84%) iPhone
11 2 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.42%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.42%) IVR
12 1 (0.42%) NHS
12 1 (0.42%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 199 (83.97%) Windows
2 82 (34.60%) Windows 10
3 78 (32.91%) Windows Server
4 76 (32.07%) Windows 7
5 44 (18.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (17.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (9.70%) Linux
8 21 (8.86%) Android
9 11 (4.64%) Mac OS
9 11 (4.64%) Windows 8
10 9 (3.80%) Unix
11 8 (3.38%) Apple iOS
12 7 (2.95%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (1.27%) Data ONTAP
15 2 (0.84%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.42%) CentOS
16 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (44.30%) ITIL
2 66 (27.85%) Problem-Solving
3 54 (22.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 38 (16.03%) Application Packaging
5 31 (13.08%) Service Delivery
6 30 (12.66%) Migration
7 29 (12.24%) Service Management
8 28 (11.81%) Disaster Recovery
9 27 (11.39%) PRINCE2
10 23 (9.70%) Problem Management
11 19 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (7.59%) High Availability
13 17 (7.17%) Email Migration
14 16 (6.75%) Incident Management
15 15 (6.33%) Change Control
16 14 (5.91%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (5.91%) Data Protection
16 14 (5.91%) Infrastructure Management
17 13 (5.49%) Project Management
18 11 (4.64%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (18.57%) PowerShell
2 15 (6.33%) SQL
3 12 (5.06%) VBScript
4 6 (2.53%) Java
5 4 (1.69%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.27%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.27%) C#
7 2 (0.84%) VB
8 1 (0.42%) JCL
8 1 (0.42%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (10.13%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (5.91%) Degree
3 12 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.95%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (2.95%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.95%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.53%) CREST Certified
5 6 (2.53%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.53%) OSCP
5 6 (2.53%) SANS
6 5 (2.11%) CCNA
6 5 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.11%) MCITP
6 5 (2.11%) MCSE
7 4 (1.69%) APMP
7 4 (1.69%) CCA
7 4 (1.69%) CCAA
7 4 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.27%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.97%) SLA
2 10 (4.22%) GDPR
3 5 (2.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 126 (53.16%) Active Directory
2 55 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (18.14%) XenApp
4 37 (15.61%) XenDesktop
5 27 (11.39%) Hyper-V
6 23 (9.70%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (3.80%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (2.95%) DFS Replication
8 7 (2.95%) Terminal Server
9 6 (2.53%) Terminal Services
10 5 (2.11%) BitLocker
10 5 (2.11%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (1.69%) Docker
11 4 (1.69%) NLBS
11 4 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (1.69%) Xen
11 4 (1.69%) XenServer
12 3 (1.27%) vSphere
13 2 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 66 (27.85%) SCCM
2 14 (5.91%) Microsoft Clustering
2 14 (5.91%) SCOM
3 12 (5.06%) WSUS
4 11 (4.64%) Perfmon
5 6 (2.53%) Jamf Pro
5 6 (2.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (2.11%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (1.69%) AirWatch
7 4 (1.69%) Nagios
7 4 (1.69%) Terraform
8 3 (1.27%) Ansible
8 3 (1.27%) Kubernetes
8 3 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.27%) Packer
8 3 (1.27%) Puppet
8 3 (1.27%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (1.27%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.84%) vMotion
Vendors
1 128 (54.01%) Microsoft
2 104 (43.88%) Citrix
3 69 (29.11%) VMware
4 34 (14.35%) Intel
5 33 (13.92%) HP
6 32 (13.50%) Cisco
7 30 (12.66%) Apple
8 23 (9.70%) Dell
9 16 (6.75%) Wyse
10 15 (6.33%) McAfee
11 13 (5.49%) Veeam
12 11 (4.64%) Ivanti
12 11 (4.64%) NetApp
13 10 (4.22%) Bloomberg
13 10 (4.22%) Reuters
14 8 (3.38%) Mitel
15 7 (2.95%) CheckPoint
16 5 (2.11%) MobileIron
16 5 (2.11%) Okta
16 5 (2.11%) Oracle