Period
to 21 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fat Client
England > London
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 663 712 744
Rank change year-on-year +49 +32 +51
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 101 109 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.34% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 96 99 71
London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -15.79% +23.38%
10th Percentile £29,375 £29,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £57,850 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% +23.08% -14.47%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 28,696 32,325 31,186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 45.76% 46.58% 44.35%
Number of salaries quoted 22,683 24,771 26,310
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +2.56% +3.54%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £98,750 £93,750 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in London

Fat Client
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Fat Client in London

Fat Client
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fat Client in London over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Fat Client in London

Fat Client
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the London region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Central London -3 16 £30,500 -18.67%
West London +19 8 £60,000 +6.67%
South London -6 3 £55,000 +205.56%
Fat Client
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 London region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 101 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 97 (96.04%) Windows
3 75 (74.26%) Microsoft
4 72 (71.29%) SCCM
5 69 (68.32%) ITIL
6 60 (59.41%) Windows Server
7 54 (53.47%) Active Directory
8 48 (47.52%) Finance
9 47 (46.53%) Apple
10 46 (45.54%) Office 365
11 44 (43.56%) PowerShell
12 43 (42.57%) Citrix
13 37 (36.63%) Windows 7
13 37 (36.63%) Windows 10
14 35 (34.65%) Reuters
14 35 (34.65%) Bloomberg
15 34 (33.66%) XenApp
15 34 (33.66%) Application Packaging
16 28 (27.72%) XenDesktop
16 28 (27.72%) Android
16 28 (27.72%) Windows Server 2012
17 26 (25.74%) Microsoft Excel
17 26 (25.74%) SQL Server
18 24 (23.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 23 (22.77%) Service Delivery
20 22 (21.78%) Blackberry
20 22 (21.78%) Handset
20 22 (21.78%) VBScript
20 22 (21.78%) WinDbg
20 22 (21.78%) Perfmon

Fat Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (14.85%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.94%) IIS
3 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.96%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (25.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (16.83%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (2.97%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (2.97%) Lawson
1 3 (2.97%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (2.97%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (1.98%) Aareon QL
2 2 (1.98%) Academy Housing
2 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.98%) MIS ActiveH
2 2 (1.98%) Northgate Housing
2 2 (1.98%) OPENHousing
2 2 (1.98%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 46 (45.54%) Office 365
2 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (8.91%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.96%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.97%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.98%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.98%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.99%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.78%) Network Security
2 19 (18.81%) DNS
3 16 (15.84%) DHCP
3 16 (15.84%) TCP/IP
4 14 (13.86%) Firewall
5 9 (8.91%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (6.93%) SSL
7 6 (5.94%) VSAN
7 6 (5.94%) Wireless
8 4 (3.96%) LAN
8 4 (3.96%) SAN
8 4 (3.96%) Skype
8 4 (3.96%) VPN
8 4 (3.96%) WAN
9 3 (2.97%) Internet
9 3 (2.97%) Unified Communications
10 2 (1.98%) ADSL
10 2 (1.98%) Intranet
10 2 (1.98%) ISDN
10 2 (1.98%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.96%) RDBMS
2 4 (3.96%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.98%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (21.78%) WinDbg
2 13 (12.87%) MSI
General
1 48 (47.52%) Finance
2 13 (12.87%) Banking
2 13 (12.87%) Investment Banking
3 4 (3.96%) Retail
4 1 (0.99%) Front Office
4 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (39.60%) Desktop Support
2 28 (27.72%) Analyst
3 23 (22.77%) Support Analyst
4 22 (21.78%) Desktop Analyst
4 22 (21.78%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 22 (21.78%) Windows Support Analyst
5 20 (19.80%) Support Engineer
6 15 (14.85%) Citrix Engineer
7 14 (13.86%) Office 365 Engineer
8 12 (11.88%) Citrix Support
8 12 (11.88%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 12 (11.88%) Desktop Engineer
8 12 (11.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 12 (11.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (11.88%) SCCM Engineer
9 10 (9.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 10 (9.90%) IT Support
9 10 (9.90%) Support Technician
10 7 (6.93%) VMware Engineer
10 7 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.87%) Software Packaging
2 10 (9.90%) Web Services
3 4 (3.96%) .NET
3 4 (3.96%) Ajax
3 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.96%) DHTML
3 4 (3.96%) HTML
3 4 (3.96%) SOAP
3 4 (3.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 101 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 22 (21.78%) Blackberry
2 22 (21.78%) Handset
3 7 (6.93%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (5.94%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (5.94%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.94%) Smartphone
5 4 (3.96%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.96%) Fintech
5 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.97%) Clustering
7 2 (1.98%) Replication
8 1 (0.99%) Equities
8 1 (0.99%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.99%) iPhone
8 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 97 (96.04%) Windows
2 60 (59.41%) Windows Server
3 37 (36.63%) Windows 10
3 37 (36.63%) Windows 7
4 28 (27.72%) Android
4 28 (27.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (19.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (17.82%) Mac OS
7 6 (5.94%) Apple iOS
7 6 (5.94%) Mac OS X
8 5 (4.95%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (68.32%) ITIL
2 34 (33.66%) Application Packaging
3 24 (23.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 23 (22.77%) Service Delivery
5 20 (19.80%) Patch Management
6 19 (18.81%) Asset Management
6 19 (18.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (12.87%) Task Automation
8 11 (10.89%) Line Management
8 11 (10.89%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (6.93%) Antivirus Management
9 7 (6.93%) CRM
9 7 (6.93%) High Availability
9 7 (6.93%) Server Management
10 6 (5.94%) DevOps
10 6 (5.94%) ITIL V3
10 6 (5.94%) Mobile Device Management
10 6 (5.94%) Software Deployment
11 4 (3.96%) Mobile Development
11 4 (3.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (43.56%) PowerShell
2 22 (21.78%) VBScript
3 8 (7.92%) SQL
4 6 (5.94%) Bash Shell
4 6 (5.94%) C#
4 6 (5.94%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.94%) Korn
4 6 (5.94%) Perl
4 6 (5.94%) Python
4 6 (5.94%) Ruby
5 2 (1.98%) Java
5 2 (1.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (5.94%) VCAP
4 5 (4.95%) CCA
4 5 (4.95%) CCAA
4 5 (4.95%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (4.95%) MCITP
4 5 (4.95%) MCSE
5 4 (3.96%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.97%) ACSP
6 3 (2.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.98%) Degree
8 1 (0.99%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) SLA
2 4 (3.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (53.47%) Active Directory
2 34 (33.66%) XenApp
3 28 (27.72%) XenDesktop
4 20 (19.80%) Microsoft App-V
5 16 (15.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (9.90%) Virtual Desktop
7 8 (7.92%) vSphere
8 6 (5.94%) BitLocker
8 6 (5.94%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.99%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 72 (71.29%) SCCM
2 22 (21.78%) Perfmon
3 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (5.94%) PowerCLI
3 6 (5.94%) SCOrch
4 4 (3.96%) Jamf Pro
4 4 (3.96%) SCOM
5 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.99%) Nagios
Vendors
1 75 (74.26%) Microsoft
2 47 (46.53%) Apple
3 43 (42.57%) Citrix
4 35 (34.65%) Bloomberg
4 35 (34.65%) Reuters
5 20 (19.80%) VMware
6 13 (12.87%) FactSet
7 11 (10.89%) Ivanti
8 9 (8.91%) Dell
8 9 (8.91%) HP
9 7 (6.93%) Kaspersky
9 7 (6.93%) Oracle
10 6 (5.94%) McAfee
10 6 (5.94%) MobileIron
10 6 (5.94%) Okta
11 5 (4.95%) Cisco
12 4 (3.96%) CommVault
13 3 (2.97%) CODA
13 3 (2.97%) Epicor
13 3 (2.97%) JD Edwards