Period
to 20 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fat Client
England > South East
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 510 488 573
Rank change year-on-year -22 +85 -15
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 37 58 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.51% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 48 43
South East median annual salary £24,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £25,350
90th Percentile £45,675 £55,000 £43,750
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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 11,770 11,405 14,738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.87% 39.31% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9,542 9,337 12,168
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in the South East

Fat Client
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Fat Client in the South East

Fat Client
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fat Client in the South East over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Fat Client in the South East

Fat Client
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 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
Surrey +30 17 £24,000 -21.31%
Thames Valley -8 14 £24,000 -36.00%
Buckinghamshire +21 11 £24,000 -36.00%
Hampshire -19 5 - - 1
Berkshire -8 2 £47,500 +137.50%
Oxfordshire -31 1 - -
Fat Client
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 37 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 35 (94.59%) Windows
3 30 (81.08%) Microsoft Office
4 22 (59.46%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (40.54%) Intel
6 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
7 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
7 11 (29.73%) Terminal Services
8 9 (24.32%) Citrix
8 9 (24.32%) Service Management
8 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
8 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
9 8 (21.62%) Office 365
9 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (18.92%) Windows 10
10 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
10 7 (18.92%) WAN
10 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
10 7 (18.92%) LAN
11 6 (16.22%) Linux
11 6 (16.22%) ITIL
11 6 (16.22%) SQL
11 6 (16.22%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (16.22%) Finance
11 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (16.22%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (16.22%) Workload Management
12 5 (13.51%) Automotive
12 5 (13.51%) VMware
12 5 (13.51%) VoIP

Fat Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) JBoss
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (81.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Office 365
2 6 (16.22%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.70%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (2.70%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) LAN
1 7 (18.92%) WAN
2 5 (13.51%) VoIP
3 3 (8.11%) SAN
4 2 (5.41%) Firewall
5 1 (2.70%) DHCP
5 1 (2.70%) DNS
5 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
5 1 (2.70%) Skype
5 1 (2.70%) SSL
5 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) Data Lake
3 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) IT Support
2 15 (40.54%) Analyst
2 15 (40.54%) Desktop Engineer
2 15 (40.54%) Desktop Support
2 15 (40.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 15 (40.54%) Field Engineer
2 15 (40.54%) Field Support Engineer
2 15 (40.54%) IT Engineer
2 15 (40.54%) IT Support Engineer
2 15 (40.54%) Support Engineer
3 11 (29.73%) Support Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (16.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) IT Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) Ajax
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.70%) COM
2 1 (2.70%) DHTML
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) JSON
2 1 (2.70%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (2.70%) LDAP
2 1 (2.70%) Node.js
2 1 (2.70%) SAML
2 1 (2.70%) SOAP
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services Management
2 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) PKI
3 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 35 (94.59%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (18.92%) Windows 10
5 6 (16.22%) Linux
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (24.32%) Service Management
3 6 (16.22%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (16.22%) ITIL
3 6 (16.22%) Workload Management
4 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.11%) Antivirus Management
5 3 (8.11%) DevOps
5 3 (8.11%) Migration
5 3 (8.11%) Software Delivery
6 2 (5.41%) CRM
7 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.70%) High Availability
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.70%) Microservices
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.70%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.70%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (2.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
1 11 (29.73%) Terminal Services
2 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.41%) Docker
6 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
1 3 (8.11%) vCenter Server
2 1 (2.70%) Ansible
2 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) Packer
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Intel
2 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (24.32%) Citrix
4 5 (13.51%) VMware
5 3 (8.11%) EMC
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) Google
6 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.70%) Veeam