Period
to 21 May 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 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fat Client
England > London
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 663 739 702
Rank change year-on-year +76 -37 +82
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 78 95 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.30% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 62 82 105
London median annual salary £51,000 £40,000 £43,860
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.50% -8.80% +9.65%
10th Percentile £29,050 £25,800 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £56,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 26,454 31,611 30,451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 45.36% 45.89% 44.71%
Number of salaries quoted 20,987 24,821 24,750
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,375
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 May 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 May 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 +14 12 £30,000 -33.33%
South London +17 8 £47,500 +77.57%
West London +18 3 - -
East London - 2 £75,000 -
Fat Client
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 78 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 59 (75.64%) Windows
3 55 (70.51%) ITIL
4 53 (67.95%) Microsoft
5 47 (60.26%) Active Directory
6 36 (46.15%) SCCM
7 34 (43.59%) Citrix
8 32 (41.03%) Windows Server
9 28 (35.90%) XenApp
10 26 (33.33%) VMware
11 24 (30.77%) PowerShell
12 23 (29.49%) Microsoft Office
13 22 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
14 21 (26.92%) XenDesktop
14 21 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
14 21 (26.92%) Windows 7
15 20 (25.64%) High Availability
15 20 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
15 20 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (25.64%) Application Packaging
15 20 (25.64%) Apple
16 19 (24.36%) Windows 10
17 18 (23.08%) HP
17 18 (23.08%) Finance
17 18 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
17 18 (23.08%) Office 365
18 17 (21.79%) Dell
18 17 (21.79%) ITIL Certification
19 16 (20.51%) WAN
19 16 (20.51%) Management Information System

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 6 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.13%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.85%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.56%) Confluence
5 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (29.49%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Aareon QL
1 1 (1.28%) Academy Housing
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.28%) Lawson
1 1 (1.28%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (1.28%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (1.28%) OPENHousing
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.28%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (1.28%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 21 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (23.08%) Office 365
3 11 (14.10%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.13%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 4 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.56%) OpenShift
6 2 (2.56%) Slack
7 1 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.28%) IaaS
7 1 (1.28%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.28%) PaaS
7 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.51%) WAN
2 15 (19.23%) DNS
2 15 (19.23%) LAN
3 14 (17.95%) Firewall
4 13 (16.67%) DHCP
5 8 (10.26%) VoIP
6 7 (8.97%) Unified Communications
7 6 (7.69%) VPN
8 5 (6.41%) Network Security
8 5 (6.41%) SAN
9 3 (3.85%) Skype
9 3 (3.85%) Wireless
10 2 (2.56%) MPLS
11 1 (1.28%) ADSL
11 1 (1.28%) DSL
11 1 (1.28%) Internet
11 1 (1.28%) Intranet
11 1 (1.28%) ISDN
11 1 (1.28%) PSTN
11 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) WinDbg
2 2 (2.56%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.56%) JIRA
2 2 (2.56%) JMeter
2 2 (2.56%) Selenium
3 1 (1.28%) MSI
General
1 18 (23.08%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Retail
2 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.28%) Hindi Language
3 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (19.23%) Analyst
2 10 (12.82%) Desktop Support
2 10 (12.82%) IT Support
3 9 (11.54%) Support Analyst
4 8 (10.26%) Citrix Specialist
4 8 (10.26%) Junior
4 8 (10.26%) Junior IT Support
5 7 (8.97%) Desktop Analyst
5 7 (8.97%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Architect
6 5 (6.41%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Windows Support Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Penetration Tester
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Tester
7 4 (5.13%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Support Technician
7 4 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) Express
1 2 (2.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 78 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 16 (20.51%) Management Information System
3 13 (16.67%) Clustering
4 11 (14.10%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (12.82%) Blackberry
6 9 (11.54%) Mobile App
7 8 (10.26%) Handset
8 6 (7.69%) Data Centre
9 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Cloud
9 4 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (5.13%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (5.13%) PKI
9 4 (5.13%) Public Cloud
10 3 (3.85%) Smartphone
11 2 (2.56%) CMDB
11 2 (2.56%) Driving Licence
12 1 (1.28%) Hedge funds
12 1 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 59 (75.64%) Windows
2 32 (41.03%) Windows Server
3 22 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (26.92%) Windows 7
5 20 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (24.36%) Windows 10
7 11 (14.10%) Android
8 10 (12.82%) Linux
9 8 (10.26%) Windows 8
10 7 (8.97%) Mac OS
11 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
11 3 (3.85%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (70.51%) ITIL
2 20 (25.64%) Application Packaging
2 20 (25.64%) High Availability
3 15 (19.23%) Migration
4 14 (17.95%) Service Management
5 13 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 13 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 12 (15.38%) Change Control
7 11 (14.10%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (10.26%) Line Management
8 8 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (8.97%) Antivirus Management
9 7 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.97%) DevOps
9 7 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (8.97%) Patch Management
10 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 6 (7.69%) OSINT
10 6 (7.69%) Project Management
10 6 (7.69%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 8 (10.26%) VBScript
3 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.56%) Python
4 2 (2.56%) Ruby
4 2 (2.56%) SQL
5 1 (1.28%) C#
5 1 (1.28%) Java
5 1 (1.28%) JCL
5 1 (1.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (21.79%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (7.69%) CREST Certified
2 6 (7.69%) OSCP
2 6 (7.69%) SANS
3 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.13%) APMP
4 4 (5.13%) Degree
5 2 (2.56%) ACSP
5 2 (2.56%) CCA
5 2 (2.56%) CCAA
5 2 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.56%) MCITP
5 2 (2.56%) MCSE
6 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) PCI DSS
1 4 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (60.26%) Active Directory
2 28 (35.90%) XenApp
3 21 (26.92%) XenDesktop
4 20 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (7.69%) Docker
7 4 (5.13%) BitLocker
7 4 (5.13%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 4 (5.13%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.28%) NLBS
9 1 (1.28%) vSphere
9 1 (1.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 36 (46.15%) SCCM
2 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 13 (16.67%) SCOM
3 7 (8.97%) Perfmon
4 6 (7.69%) Ansible
4 6 (7.69%) Kubernetes
4 6 (7.69%) Nagios
4 6 (7.69%) Packer
4 6 (7.69%) Terraform
5 5 (6.41%) Jamf Pro
6 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (5.13%) Puppet
7 2 (2.56%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (2.56%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.28%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (67.95%) Microsoft
2 34 (43.59%) Citrix
3 26 (33.33%) VMware
4 20 (25.64%) Apple
5 18 (23.08%) HP
6 17 (21.79%) Dell
7 13 (16.67%) Wyse
8 6 (7.69%) Bloomberg
8 6 (7.69%) Ivanti
8 6 (7.69%) Reuters
9 4 (5.13%) AppDynamics
9 4 (5.13%) Cisco
9 4 (5.13%) Google
9 4 (5.13%) McAfee
9 4 (5.13%) Mitel
9 4 (5.13%) Splunk
10 3 (3.85%) MobileIron
10 3 (3.85%) Okta
11 2 (2.56%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.56%) WatchGuard