Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fat Client
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 336 349 319
Rank change year-on-year +13 -30 +34
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 28 18 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.21% 0.14% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.36% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 41
North West median annual salary £34,150 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.14% +2.86% +18.64%
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £44,750 £47,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5226 5008 4616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.20% 40.26% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4084 4177 3668
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,325 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,250 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Fat Client as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in the North West

Fat Client
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Fat Client in the North West

Fat Client
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fat Client in the North West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Fat Client in the North West

Fat Client
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Cheshire -17 22 £36,000 -
Manchester -17 6 £34,150 -
Fat Client
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Fat Client also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 28 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 23 (82.14%) Windows
3 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
4 15 (53.57%) Citrix
5 14 (50.00%) Dell
5 14 (50.00%) Symantec
5 14 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
7 12 (42.86%) VMware
7 12 (42.86%) Management Information System
7 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (39.29%) SCOM
8 11 (39.29%) Hyper-V
8 11 (39.29%) EqualLogic
8 11 (39.29%) Degree
8 11 (39.29%) WSUS
8 11 (39.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
8 11 (39.29%) Change Management
8 11 (39.29%) Cisco
8 11 (39.29%) CommVault
8 11 (39.29%) NetApp
8 11 (39.29%) MCSA
8 11 (39.29%) DHCP
8 11 (39.29%) DNS
9 9 (32.14%) Manufacturing
9 9 (32.14%) Life Science
10 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (25.00%) Intel

Fat Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) DHCP
1 11 (39.29%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) LAN
2 2 (7.14%) NAS
2 2 (7.14%) PBX
2 2 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications
2 2 (7.14%) VoIP
2 2 (7.14%) VPN
2 2 (7.14%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.57%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (32.14%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (39.29%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) Desktop Support
3 9 (32.14%) IT Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Field Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Field Support Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) IT Support
4 7 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Database Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Product Owner
5 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (3.57%) Business Development Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Senior IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 28 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 14 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 12 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 9 (32.14%) Life Science
5 5 (17.86%) BYOD
6 4 (14.29%) Blackberry
7 2 (7.14%) PKI
7 2 (7.14%) Smartphone
7 2 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.71%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Change Management
2 3 (10.71%) Patch Management
2 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.14%) Email Filtering
3 2 (7.14%) Information Security
3 2 (7.14%) IT Strategy
3 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (7.14%) Network Design
3 2 (7.14%) OWASP
3 2 (7.14%) SIEM
3 2 (7.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (7.14%) Web Filtering
4 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.57%) Business Development
4 1 (3.57%) Compliance Management
4 1 (3.57%) Market Research
4 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 11 (39.29%) MCSA
3 2 (7.14%) CISSP
3 2 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (10.71%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (39.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) SCOM
1 11 (39.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 11 (39.29%) WSUS
2 2 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 15 (53.57%) Citrix
3 14 (50.00%) Dell
3 14 (50.00%) Symantec
4 12 (42.86%) VMware
5 11 (39.29%) Cisco
5 11 (39.29%) CommVault
5 11 (39.29%) EqualLogic
5 11 (39.29%) NetApp
6 7 (25.00%) Intel
7 4 (14.29%) HP
8 2 (7.14%) Apple
8 2 (7.14%) McAfee
8 2 (7.14%) MobileIron
8 2 (7.14%) Oracle
9 1 (3.57%) Avaya
9 1 (3.57%) EMC