Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fat Client
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 940 990 940
Rank change year-on-year +50 -50 -26
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 226 213 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.29% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 175 194 297
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,000 £23,200
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK median annual salary £38,000 £36,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year +5.56% -4.64% +7.86%

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 72952 73726 86280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.22% 41.16% 42.17%
Number of salaries quoted 55396 61108 69881
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +21 99 £40,000 -20.00% 7
South East +47 50 £29,500 +5.36% 2
North of England +37 47 £39,500 +9.72% 1
North West -5 29 £34,150 -5.14%
Yorkshire +46 18 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Midlands +5 14 £23,000 -8.00% 1
East Midlands +17 9 £19,000 - 1
East of England -2 8 £43,000 +22.86% 2
South West -4 8 £23,000 -17.86%
West Midlands +11 5 £23,000 -8.00%
Fat Client
UK

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

1 226 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 188 (83.19%) Windows
3 135 (59.73%) Citrix
4 116 (51.33%) Active Directory
5 105 (46.46%) VMware
5 105 (46.46%) Windows Server
6 104 (46.02%) Microsoft
7 90 (39.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 79 (34.96%) ITIL
9 74 (32.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 69 (30.53%) Microsoft Office
11 66 (29.20%) Office 365
12 61 (26.99%) Windows 7
13 54 (23.89%) TCP/IP
13 54 (23.89%) Windows 10
14 48 (21.24%) SCCM
15 47 (20.80%) Windows Server 2008
15 47 (20.80%) DNS
16 45 (19.91%) Finance
17 42 (18.58%) Microsoft App-V
17 42 (18.58%) DHCP
18 40 (17.70%) MS Exchange
19 39 (17.26%) Cisco
20 38 (16.81%) Service Delivery
20 38 (16.81%) SQL
20 38 (16.81%) PowerShell
21 36 (15.93%) Security Cleared
22 34 (15.04%) SC Cleared
22 34 (15.04%) XenApp
22 34 (15.04%) SharePoint

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 40 (17.70%) MS Exchange
2 34 (15.04%) SharePoint
3 22 (9.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (7.52%) Skype for Business
5 14 (6.19%) Oracle Workflow
6 11 (4.87%) SharePoint 2010
6 11 (4.87%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (3.10%) IIS
9 3 (1.33%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.33%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.88%) CMS
10 2 (0.88%) Confluence
10 2 (0.88%) FileNet
10 2 (0.88%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 69 (30.53%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (6.19%) Teamcenter
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.88%) iTrent
2 2 (0.88%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 66 (29.20%) Office 365
2 19 (8.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.77%) SaaS
5 3 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.33%) IaaS
6 2 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.88%) Amazon Glacier
6 2 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.88%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.88%) G Suite
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 2 (0.88%) PaaS
6 2 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.88%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 54 (23.89%) TCP/IP
2 47 (20.80%) DNS
3 42 (18.58%) DHCP
4 26 (11.50%) SAN
5 25 (11.06%) WAN
6 23 (10.18%) Firewall
6 23 (10.18%) LAN
7 16 (7.08%) VoIP
8 13 (5.75%) Wireless
9 12 (5.31%) Remote Desktop
9 12 (5.31%) VPN
10 10 (4.42%) Internet
11 9 (3.98%) NAS
11 9 (3.98%) Skype
11 9 (3.98%) VLAN
12 8 (3.54%) NetScaler
13 7 (3.10%) Unified Communications
14 6 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (2.21%) Ethernet
16 4 (1.77%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.06%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.08%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.33%) Apache Hive
4 3 (1.33%) Big Data
4 3 (1.33%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.33%) MySQL
4 3 (1.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.33%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (8.85%) MSI
2 6 (2.65%) JIRA
3 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.44%) JMeter
3 1 (0.44%) Selenium
3 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
General
1 45 (19.91%) Finance
2 29 (12.83%) Banking
3 24 (10.62%) Billing
3 24 (10.62%) Military
4 14 (6.19%) Investment Banking
5 11 (4.87%) Law
6 9 (3.98%) Manufacturing
7 8 (3.54%) Retail
8 5 (2.21%) Back Office
9 4 (1.77%) Front Office
9 4 (1.77%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.33%) Advertising
10 3 (1.33%) Publishing
11 2 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (26.55%) Analyst
2 53 (23.45%) Support Engineer
3 52 (23.01%) Desktop Support
4 39 (17.26%) Desktop Engineer
4 39 (17.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 32 (14.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 28 (12.39%) IT Engineer
6 28 (12.39%) IT Support
7 24 (10.62%) Citrix Engineer
8 23 (10.18%) IT Support Engineer
9 21 (9.29%) Field Engineer
9 21 (9.29%) Office 365 Engineer
9 21 (9.29%) SCCM Engineer
10 20 (8.85%) Field Support Engineer
11 19 (8.41%) Citrix Support
11 19 (8.41%) Technical Analyst
12 18 (7.96%) Citrix Support Engineer
12 18 (7.96%) Systems Analyst
13 15 (6.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 14 (6.19%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.85%) Software Packaging
2 7 (3.10%) .NET
3 5 (2.21%) CSS
3 5 (2.21%) HTML
4 4 (1.77%) X-Windows
5 3 (1.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.33%) CSS3
5 3 (1.33%) HTML5
6 2 (0.88%) Web Services
7 1 (0.44%) ADSI
7 1 (0.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 226 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 29 (12.83%) Data Centre
3 26 (11.50%) Replication
4 22 (9.73%) Management Information System
5 15 (6.64%) User Experience
6 10 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.98%) Life Science
8 8 (3.54%) BYOD
9 7 (3.10%) Blackberry
10 6 (2.65%) iPad
10 6 (2.65%) Mobile Computing
10 6 (2.65%) PKI
11 5 (2.21%) EMC VNX
11 5 (2.21%) iPhone
11 5 (2.21%) Reinsurance
12 4 (1.77%) Computer Science
12 4 (1.77%) Public Cloud
12 4 (1.77%) Smartphone
13 3 (1.33%) Tandem
14 2 (0.88%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 188 (83.19%) Windows
2 105 (46.46%) Windows Server
3 74 (32.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 61 (26.99%) Windows 7
5 54 (23.89%) Windows 10
6 47 (20.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (6.64%) Mac OS X
8 9 (3.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (3.54%) Android
9 8 (3.54%) Apple iOS
9 8 (3.54%) Mac OS
10 6 (2.65%) Linux
11 4 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.77%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.88%) Unix
12 2 (0.88%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (34.96%) ITIL
2 38 (16.81%) Service Delivery
3 33 (14.60%) Time Management
4 29 (12.83%) Configuration Management
5 25 (11.06%) Application Packaging
5 25 (11.06%) Service Management
6 24 (10.62%) Presales
7 23 (10.18%) Asset Management
7 23 (10.18%) Task Automation
8 16 (7.08%) Infrastructure Management
9 15 (6.64%) Change Management
9 15 (6.64%) Workflow
10 14 (6.19%) PLM
10 14 (6.19%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (5.75%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (4.87%) Migration
12 11 (4.87%) Patch Management
13 10 (4.42%) Customer Requirements
13 10 (4.42%) People Management
14 9 (3.98%) Automated Trading
Programming Languages
1 38 (16.81%) PowerShell
1 38 (16.81%) SQL
2 6 (2.65%) C#
3 5 (2.21%) JavaScript
3 5 (2.21%) VB
4 2 (0.88%) Java
4 2 (0.88%) PHP
4 2 (0.88%) Python
5 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (15.93%) Security Cleared
2 34 (15.04%) SC Cleared
3 30 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (7.96%) Degree
5 12 (5.31%) Citrix Certification
5 12 (5.31%) MCSA
6 10 (4.42%) DV Cleared
6 10 (4.42%) MCITP
7 9 (3.98%) CCA
7 9 (3.98%) MCSE
8 6 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.33%) CCEA
10 3 (1.33%) MCP
11 2 (0.88%) CCAA
11 2 (0.88%) CCNA
11 2 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.88%) CISSP
11 2 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.41%) SLA
2 5 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.33%) QA
4 2 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 116 (51.33%) Active Directory
2 90 (39.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (18.58%) Microsoft App-V
4 34 (15.04%) XenApp
5 23 (10.18%) Hyper-V
6 20 (8.85%) XenDesktop
7 12 (5.31%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (3.98%) Terminal Server
9 8 (3.54%) Virtual Desktop
9 8 (3.54%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (3.10%) Terminal Services
10 7 (3.10%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (2.21%) ISA Server
11 5 (2.21%) vSphere
12 4 (1.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (1.77%) VMware Server
13 3 (1.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (1.33%) MetaFrame
14 2 (0.88%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 48 (21.24%) SCCM
2 14 (6.19%) WSUS
3 11 (4.87%) SCOM
3 11 (4.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 8 (3.54%) Jamf Pro
5 7 (3.10%) vCenter Server
6 6 (2.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.88%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.44%) Ansible
8 1 (0.44%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.44%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.44%) Nagios
8 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.44%) Puppet
8 1 (0.44%) Salt
8 1 (0.44%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 135 (59.73%) Citrix
2 105 (46.46%) VMware
3 104 (46.02%) Microsoft
4 39 (17.26%) Cisco
5 24 (10.62%) Xerox
6 21 (9.29%) Bloomberg
6 21 (9.29%) Reuters
7 20 (8.85%) FactSet
7 20 (8.85%) Intel
7 20 (8.85%) Oracle
8 19 (8.41%) Dell
9 18 (7.96%) Symantec
10 17 (7.52%) HP
11 15 (6.64%) CommVault
12 14 (6.19%) Apple
12 14 (6.19%) NetApp
12 14 (6.19%) Siemens
13 13 (5.75%) AppSense
14 11 (4.87%) EqualLogic
15 10 (4.42%) EMC