Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fat Client
England > London
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 657 683 765
Rank change year-on-year +26 +82 -12
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 66 122 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 0.43% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 46 118 86
London median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £29,500 £29,000 £27,875
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £37,500 £47,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -20.21% +18.99% +5.33%

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 22,938 28,629 34,355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.86% 42.38% 45.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17,826 22,368 24,205
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +1.14%
10th Percentile £35,563 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £93,750
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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +11 11 £30,000 -29.41%
South London +6 4 £55,000 +21.55% 3
Fat Client
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 66 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 50 (75.76%) ITIL
3 49 (74.24%) Windows
4 44 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 41 (62.12%) Citrix
6 36 (54.55%) Active Directory
7 28 (42.42%) SCCM
8 25 (37.88%) Windows Server
9 24 (36.36%) Finance
9 24 (36.36%) XenApp
10 22 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (33.33%) Windows 7
10 22 (33.33%) VMware
11 21 (31.82%) Office 365
12 18 (27.27%) Management Information System
13 17 (25.76%) Blackberry
13 17 (25.76%) PowerShell
14 16 (24.24%) XenDesktop
15 15 (22.73%) Apple
15 15 (22.73%) LAN
15 15 (22.73%) WAN
16 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Office
16 14 (21.21%) Service Delivery
16 14 (21.21%) Problem Management
16 14 (21.21%) Azure
17 13 (19.70%) DHCP
18 12 (18.18%) Reuters
18 12 (18.18%) Bloomberg
18 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
18 12 (18.18%) SQL Server

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 9 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.06%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.52%) IIS
4 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 21 (31.82%) Office 365
2 14 (21.21%) Azure
3 4 (6.06%) AWS
3 4 (6.06%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 4 (6.06%) GCP
4 3 (4.55%) OneDrive
5 2 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.03%) IaaS
5 2 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.73%) LAN
1 15 (22.73%) WAN
2 13 (19.70%) DHCP
3 11 (16.67%) Firewall
4 8 (12.12%) SAN
4 8 (12.12%) Unified Communications
5 7 (10.61%) DNS
6 6 (9.09%) VoIP
7 5 (7.58%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (7.58%) Skype
8 3 (4.55%) NetScaler
9 2 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (3.03%) VPN
10 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.52%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) WinDbg
2 2 (3.03%) MSI
3 1 (1.52%) AppScan
3 1 (1.52%) Burp Suite
3 1 (1.52%) Metasploit
General
1 24 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 6 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (3.03%) Law
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Analyst
2 13 (19.70%) Desktop Support
3 9 (13.64%) Service Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Support Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Support Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Desktop Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) IT Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) IT Operations Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Consultant
7 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Solutions Consultant
7 5 (7.58%) Solutions Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) Architect
8 4 (6.06%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 66 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 18 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 17 (25.76%) Blackberry
4 12 (18.18%) Handset
5 7 (10.61%) Driving Licence
6 6 (9.09%) CMDB
6 6 (9.09%) Data Centre
7 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Cloud
7 4 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (6.06%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (6.06%) PKI
7 4 (6.06%) Public Cloud
8 2 (3.03%) Clustering
8 2 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (1.52%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.52%) Replication
9 1 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (74.24%) Windows
2 25 (37.88%) Windows Server
3 22 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 12 (18.18%) Android
5 11 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (10.61%) Linux
9 4 (6.06%) Mac OS
10 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (75.76%) ITIL
2 14 (21.21%) Problem Management
2 14 (21.21%) Service Delivery
3 10 (15.15%) Service Management
4 9 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (13.64%) Patch Management
4 9 (13.64%) Project Management
5 8 (12.12%) Change Control
6 7 (10.61%) Application Packaging
6 7 (10.61%) Migration
6 7 (10.61%) Storage Management
7 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.09%) Business Continuity
7 6 (9.09%) Hardware Maintenance
7 6 (9.09%) High Availability
7 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (9.09%) Process Improvement
7 6 (9.09%) Project Delivery
7 6 (9.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.76%) PowerShell
2 11 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (1.52%) C#
3 1 (1.52%) Java
3 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
3 1 (1.52%) Perl
3 1 (1.52%) Python
3 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (10.61%) Degree
3 6 (9.09%) APMP
4 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.52%) CREST Certified
6 1 (1.52%) MCITP
6 1 (1.52%) MCP
6 1 (1.52%) MCSA
6 1 (1.52%) MCSE
6 1 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.52%) OSCP
6 1 (1.52%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 24 (36.36%) XenApp
3 22 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (24.24%) XenDesktop
5 6 (9.09%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 5 (7.58%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.03%) BitLocker
7 2 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (3.03%) vSphere
8 1 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 28 (42.42%) SCCM
2 6 (9.09%) Nagios
2 6 (9.09%) Perfmon
3 2 (3.03%) AirWatch
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (3.03%) SCOM
4 1 (1.52%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.52%) Nessus
Vendors
1 44 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 41 (62.12%) Citrix
3 22 (33.33%) VMware
4 15 (22.73%) Apple
5 12 (18.18%) Bloomberg
5 12 (18.18%) Reuters
6 10 (15.15%) Wyse
7 6 (9.09%) AppDynamics
7 6 (9.09%) HP
7 6 (9.09%) Mitel
7 6 (9.09%) Oracle
7 6 (9.09%) Splunk
8 5 (7.58%) NetApp
9 4 (6.06%) Cisco
9 4 (6.06%) Dell
9 4 (6.06%) Google
10 3 (4.55%) 3PAR
11 2 (3.03%) Sophos
12 1 (1.52%) Civica
12 1 (1.52%) CommVault