Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fat Client
England > London
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 713 760 752
Rank change year-on-year +47 -8 +59
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 98 101 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.27% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 90 84 113
London median annual salary £50,000 £43,305 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.46% +7.59% -5.29%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,318 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £67,500 £67,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +8.57%

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 33,456 37,835 37,409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.64% 50.34% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 25,984 27,025 31,879
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 19 September 2018.

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 19 September 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
Central London -30 12 £43,750 +2.94% 1
West London +35 9 £60,000 - 2
South London - 6 £29,750 -
Fat Client
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 London region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 98 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 82 (83.67%) Windows
3 55 (56.12%) Windows Server
4 53 (54.08%) Microsoft
5 52 (53.06%) Active Directory
5 52 (53.06%) SCCM
6 47 (47.96%) Citrix
6 47 (47.96%) ITIL
7 43 (43.88%) Finance
8 37 (37.76%) PowerShell
9 35 (35.71%) Windows 7
10 33 (33.67%) Windows 10
10 33 (33.67%) Office 365
11 32 (32.65%) Reuters
11 32 (32.65%) Bloomberg
12 30 (30.61%) TCP/IP
13 28 (28.57%) VMware
14 27 (27.55%) DNS
14 27 (27.55%) DHCP
14 27 (27.55%) Apple
15 26 (26.53%) SQL Server
16 25 (25.51%) Microsoft Office
16 25 (25.51%) VMware Infrastructure
16 25 (25.51%) Application Packaging
17 22 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
18 21 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
19 19 (19.39%) Service Delivery
19 19 (19.39%) Microsoft App-V
19 19 (19.39%) Asset Management
19 19 (19.39%) XenDesktop

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 14 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.16%) IIS
2 8 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.04%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.02%) OpenStack
Applications
1 25 (25.51%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 33 (33.67%) Office 365
2 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.10%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.04%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.02%) IaaS
6 1 (1.02%) PaaS
6 1 (1.02%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (30.61%) TCP/IP
2 27 (27.55%) DHCP
2 27 (27.55%) DNS
3 18 (18.37%) Network Security
4 9 (9.18%) Firewall
5 6 (6.12%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (6.12%) VPN
6 5 (5.10%) LAN
6 5 (5.10%) WAN
7 4 (4.08%) VSAN
8 3 (3.06%) VoIP
9 2 (2.04%) MPLS
9 2 (2.04%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.02%) SAN
10 1 (1.02%) Skype
10 1 (1.02%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.16%) RDBMS
2 8 (8.16%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (17.35%) WinDbg
2 15 (15.31%) MSI
3 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
General
1 43 (43.88%) Finance
2 16 (16.33%) Banking
3 15 (15.31%) Investment Banking
4 7 (7.14%) Front Office
5 4 (4.08%) Billing
5 4 (4.08%) Military
6 2 (2.04%) Law
6 2 (2.04%) Publishing
6 2 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (41.84%) Desktop Support
2 24 (24.49%) Analyst
3 23 (23.47%) Support Engineer
4 18 (18.37%) Support Analyst
5 17 (17.35%) Desktop Analyst
5 17 (17.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 16 (16.33%) Windows Support Analyst
7 12 (12.24%) Citrix Engineer
8 10 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (10.20%) Desktop Engineer
8 10 (10.20%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 10 (10.20%) IT Support
9 9 (9.18%) Citrix Support
9 9 (9.18%) Service Desk Engineer
10 8 (8.16%) .NET Software Developer
10 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (8.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (8.16%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (8.16%) Citrix Support Engineer
10 8 (8.16%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.31%) Software Packaging
2 12 (12.24%) Web Services
3 11 (11.22%) .NET
4 8 (8.16%) Ajax
4 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET
4 8 (8.16%) DHTML
4 8 (8.16%) HTML
4 8 (8.16%) SOAP
4 8 (8.16%) XML
5 3 (3.06%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 98 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 17 (17.35%) Blackberry
2 17 (17.35%) Handset
3 8 (8.16%) Fintech
4 7 (7.14%) Equities
4 7 (7.14%) Fixed Income
4 7 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (6.12%) Replication
6 4 (4.08%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.08%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.04%) iPhone
8 1 (1.02%) BYOD
8 1 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.02%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.02%) User Experience
8 1 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 82 (83.67%) Windows
2 55 (56.12%) Windows Server
3 35 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 33 (33.67%) Windows 10
5 22 (22.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (17.35%) Android
8 11 (11.22%) Mac OS
9 9 (9.18%) Linux
10 1 (1.02%) Unix
10 1 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.02%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (47.96%) ITIL
2 25 (25.51%) Application Packaging
3 19 (19.39%) Asset Management
3 19 (19.39%) Service Delivery
4 16 (16.33%) Task Automation
5 13 (13.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 11 (11.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (9.18%) CRM
8 8 (8.16%) Mobile Development
8 8 (8.16%) Time Management
9 6 (6.12%) Patch Management
9 6 (6.12%) Problem Management
10 5 (5.10%) DevOps
10 5 (5.10%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (5.10%) Presales
10 5 (5.10%) Server Management
11 4 (4.08%) Configuration Management
11 4 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (3.06%) Cybersecurity
12 3 (3.06%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.76%) PowerShell
2 17 (17.35%) SQL
2 17 (17.35%) VBScript
3 8 (8.16%) C#
3 8 (8.16%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.10%) Bash Shell
4 5 (5.10%) Python
5 4 (4.08%) Korn
5 4 (4.08%) Perl
5 4 (4.08%) Ruby
6 1 (1.02%) Java
6 1 (1.02%) JCL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.10%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.08%) VCAP
2 4 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (3.06%) MCP
3 3 (3.06%) MCTS
4 2 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) SLA
2 2 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (53.06%) Active Directory
2 25 (25.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (19.39%) Microsoft App-V
3 19 (19.39%) XenDesktop
4 18 (18.37%) XenApp
5 8 (8.16%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (4.08%) VMware NSX
6 4 (4.08%) vSphere
7 2 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.04%) MetaFrame
7 2 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.02%) Docker
8 1 (1.02%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 52 (53.06%) SCCM
2 17 (17.35%) Perfmon
3 4 (4.08%) PowerCLI
3 4 (4.08%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.04%) Jamf Pro
4 2 (2.04%) SCOM
5 1 (1.02%) Ansible
5 1 (1.02%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.02%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.02%) Packer
5 1 (1.02%) Puppet
5 1 (1.02%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (54.08%) Microsoft
2 47 (47.96%) Citrix
3 32 (32.65%) Bloomberg
3 32 (32.65%) Reuters
4 28 (28.57%) VMware
5 27 (27.55%) Apple
6 15 (15.31%) FactSet
7 8 (8.16%) Oracle
8 7 (7.14%) FXall
8 7 (7.14%) Tradeweb
9 5 (5.10%) Avaya
10 4 (4.08%) HP
10 4 (4.08%) Xerox
11 3 (3.06%) Cisco
11 3 (3.06%) CommVault
11 3 (3.06%) Dell
11 3 (3.06%) Veeam
12 2 (2.04%) EMC
12 2 (2.04%) EqualLogic
12 2 (2.04%) Kaspersky