Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fat Client
UK > England
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 871 925 950
Rank change year-on-year +54 +25 -145
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 291 239 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.35% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 219 212 277
England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +14.50%
10th Percentile £23,950 £19,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,000 £60,000 £61,100
UK median annual salary £40,000 £33,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.30% -11.33% +11.11%

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 68,629 67,700 84,297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.86% 40.85% 42.46%
Number of salaries quoted 54,583 55,633 68,594
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +41 121 £40,000 -17.95% 12
South East +28 55 £28,000 +1.82% 2
North of England +26 54 £36,250 +54.26% 8
East of England +6 38 £52,500 +40.00% 6
North West +16 32 £34,150 +79.74% 4
Yorkshire +26 21 £40,000 +14.29% 3
Midlands -3 13 £52,000 +108.00% 4
West Midlands +9 10 £52,000 +108.00%
South West -23 10 £23,000 -8.00% 2
East Midlands -11 3 - - 4
North East - 1 £25,500 - 1
Fat Client
UK

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 291 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 243 (83.51%) Windows
3 178 (61.17%) Citrix
4 159 (54.64%) Active Directory
5 139 (47.77%) VMware
6 138 (47.42%) ITIL
7 123 (42.27%) Microsoft
8 121 (41.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 116 (39.86%) Windows Server
10 103 (35.40%) Windows Server 2012
11 95 (32.65%) Windows 7
12 92 (31.62%) Microsoft Office
13 88 (30.24%) Office 365
13 88 (30.24%) Windows 10
14 82 (28.18%) TCP/IP
15 74 (25.43%) Windows Server 2008
16 73 (25.09%) DNS
17 69 (23.71%) Service Delivery
18 67 (23.02%) DHCP
19 65 (22.34%) SCCM
20 63 (21.65%) Security Cleared
21 59 (20.27%) SC Cleared
21 59 (20.27%) SQL
22 58 (19.93%) Microsoft App-V
23 54 (18.56%) PowerShell
24 51 (17.53%) WAN
25 49 (16.84%) LAN
26 48 (16.49%) Finance
27 44 (15.12%) Time Management
28 42 (14.43%) 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 42 (14.43%) SharePoint
2 36 (12.37%) MS Exchange
3 23 (7.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 23 (7.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 20 (6.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (5.50%) Skype for Business
6 11 (3.78%) IIS
7 10 (3.44%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.69%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.69%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.34%) CMS
Applications
1 92 (31.62%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.03%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 88 (30.24%) Office 365
2 17 (5.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.78%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (3.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 8 (2.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (2.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (2.41%) Amazon Glacier
6 7 (2.41%) Amazon S3
6 7 (2.41%) Amazon SQS
6 7 (2.41%) AWS CloudTrail
6 7 (2.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.69%) SaaS
9 1 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.34%) IaaS
9 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (28.18%) TCP/IP
2 73 (25.09%) DNS
3 67 (23.02%) DHCP
4 51 (17.53%) WAN
5 49 (16.84%) LAN
6 34 (11.68%) Firewall
7 28 (9.62%) Wireless
8 22 (7.56%) VoIP
9 20 (6.87%) SAN
10 14 (4.81%) Wi-Fi
11 13 (4.47%) Internet
11 13 (4.47%) Skype
12 12 (4.12%) VPN
13 11 (3.78%) Remote Desktop
14 10 (3.44%) Unified Communications
14 10 (3.44%) VLAN
15 9 (3.09%) NAS
16 7 (2.41%) Cisco Nexus
17 5 (1.72%) IP Telephony
17 5 (1.72%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.40%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.41%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (2.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (2.06%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.72%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.37%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.34%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.34%) Big Data
6 1 (0.34%) GIS
6 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.34%) MySQL
6 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.34%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 34 (11.68%) MSI
2 1 (0.34%) JIRA
General
1 48 (16.49%) Finance
2 37 (12.71%) Banking
3 35 (12.03%) Billing
3 35 (12.03%) Military
4 24 (8.25%) Investment Banking
5 16 (5.50%) Retail
6 9 (3.09%) Front Office
7 8 (2.75%) Advertising
8 7 (2.41%) Law
9 6 (2.06%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.72%) Back Office
11 4 (1.37%) Publishing
12 3 (1.03%) Legal
12 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.34%) Marketing
13 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 90 (30.93%) Support Engineer
2 76 (26.12%) Desktop Support
3 69 (23.71%) Desktop Engineer
3 69 (23.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 53 (18.21%) IT Support
5 52 (17.87%) Analyst
6 48 (16.49%) IT Engineer
7 43 (14.78%) IT Support Engineer
8 41 (14.09%) Field Engineer
8 41 (14.09%) Field Support Engineer
9 35 (12.03%) Citrix Engineer
10 30 (10.31%) Citrix Support
10 30 (10.31%) Office 365 Engineer
11 28 (9.62%) Citrix Support Engineer
11 28 (9.62%) SCCM Engineer
12 26 (8.93%) Technical Analyst
13 25 (8.59%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 25 (8.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 22 (7.56%) Team Leader
15 18 (6.19%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.68%) Software Packaging
2 6 (2.06%) .NET
3 4 (1.37%) Ajax
3 4 (1.37%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.37%) DHTML
3 4 (1.37%) HTML
3 4 (1.37%) X-Windows
4 3 (1.03%) REST
4 3 (1.03%) SOAP
4 3 (1.03%) Web Services
4 3 (1.03%) XML
5 2 (0.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.34%) ADSI
6 1 (0.34%) JSON
6 1 (0.34%) LDAP
6 1 (0.34%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 291 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 35 (12.03%) Replication
3 27 (9.28%) Data Centre
4 15 (5.15%) Computer Science
5 14 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (4.81%) Mobile Computing
6 12 (4.12%) iPad
6 12 (4.12%) iPhone
7 11 (3.78%) EPoS
7 11 (3.78%) Management Information System
7 11 (3.78%) Private Cloud
8 8 (2.75%) User Experience
9 5 (1.72%) EMC VNX
9 5 (1.72%) Equities
9 5 (1.72%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.72%) Reinsurance
10 4 (1.37%) BYOD
10 4 (1.37%) PKI
10 4 (1.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 243 (83.51%) Windows
2 116 (39.86%) Windows Server
3 103 (35.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 95 (32.65%) Windows 7
5 88 (30.24%) Windows 10
6 74 (25.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (6.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (4.81%) Android
8 14 (4.81%) Mac OS X
9 10 (3.44%) Windows Phone
10 8 (2.75%) Linux
10 8 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (2.06%) Mac OS
11 6 (2.06%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.06%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (47.42%) ITIL
2 69 (23.71%) Service Delivery
3 44 (15.12%) Time Management
4 40 (13.75%) Configuration Management
5 39 (13.40%) Asset Management
6 36 (12.37%) Presales
7 34 (11.68%) Application Packaging
8 33 (11.34%) Task Automation
9 31 (10.65%) Service Management
10 27 (9.28%) Infrastructure Management
11 25 (8.59%) Customer Requirements
12 20 (6.87%) Migration
13 13 (4.47%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (4.12%) Automated Trading
14 12 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (3.78%) People Management
16 10 (3.44%) ITIL V3
16 10 (3.44%) Patch Management
16 10 (3.44%) Runbook
17 9 (3.09%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 59 (20.27%) SQL
2 54 (18.56%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.41%) C#
4 4 (1.37%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.03%) C
Qualifications
1 63 (21.65%) Security Cleared
2 59 (20.27%) SC Cleared
3 36 (12.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (10.65%) Degree
5 25 (8.59%) DV Cleared
6 20 (6.87%) MCSE
7 18 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
8 13 (4.47%) CCA
8 13 (4.47%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (3.09%) MCITP
9 9 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (2.06%) CCNA
11 6 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (2.06%) MCSA
12 5 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (1.37%) MCP
14 3 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 2 (0.69%) CCAA
15 2 (0.69%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 159 (54.64%) Active Directory
2 121 (41.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (19.93%) Microsoft App-V
4 38 (13.06%) XenApp
5 18 (6.19%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (4.12%) Hyper-V
6 12 (4.12%) XenDesktop
7 10 (3.44%) Virtual Servers
8 9 (3.09%) Terminal Server
9 8 (2.75%) Terminal Services
10 6 (2.06%) vSphere
11 5 (1.72%) ISA Server
12 4 (1.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (1.37%) MetaFrame
12 4 (1.37%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
13 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (1.03%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.69%) XenServer
15 1 (0.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 65 (22.34%) SCCM
2 14 (4.81%) Jamf Pro
3 11 (3.78%) vCenter Server
4 10 (3.44%) AirWatch
5 6 (2.06%) WSUS
6 4 (1.37%) PowerCLI
6 4 (1.37%) SCOM
6 4 (1.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.69%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.34%) Ansible
8 1 (0.34%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.34%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.34%) Packer
8 1 (0.34%) Puppet
8 1 (0.34%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 178 (61.17%) Citrix
2 139 (47.77%) VMware
3 123 (42.27%) Microsoft
4 40 (13.75%) Cisco
4 40 (13.75%) Intel
5 35 (12.03%) Bloomberg
5 35 (12.03%) Xerox
6 34 (11.68%) FactSet
6 34 (11.68%) Reuters
7 25 (8.59%) HP
8 15 (5.15%) Apple
8 15 (5.15%) NetApp
9 14 (4.81%) Adobe
9 14 (4.81%) Ivanti
10 12 (4.12%) Avaya
11 11 (3.78%) CommVault
11 11 (3.78%) Dell
11 11 (3.78%) Oracle
12 9 (3.09%) Sophos
12 9 (3.09%) Symantec