Period
to 25 August 2019

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 25 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fat Client
England > South East
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 469 497 481
Rank change year-on-year +28 -16 +95
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 32 41 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.38% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 54
South East median annual salary £33,050 £28,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.04% -26.80% +2.00%
10th Percentile £24,976 £21,000 £21,475
90th Percentile £38,900 £48,550 £55,000
England median annual salary £34,114 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.39% -3.75% +5.26%

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 9,454 10,661 10,340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.44% 35.78% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7,105 8,544 8,414
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,550 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% -

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 25 August 2019.

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 25 August 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
Thames Valley +32 10 £33,050 +18.04% 7
Surrey +25 10 £27,289 -12.68% 3
Kent +7 6 £34,000 -17.07%
Buckinghamshire +6 5 £34,114 +42.14% 3
Hampshire +6 5 £36,500 +30.36% 3
Oxfordshire - 5 £33,050 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 - 1
Fat Client
England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 32 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 28 (87.50%) Citrix
3 26 (81.25%) Windows
4 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
5 20 (62.50%) Windows 10
6 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
7 18 (56.25%) ITIL
8 16 (50.00%) Application Packaging
9 15 (46.88%) Windows Server
10 14 (43.75%) Windows 7
10 14 (43.75%) Linux
10 14 (43.75%) LAN
10 14 (43.75%) WAN
11 13 (40.63%) VMware
11 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (34.38%) Terminal Services
12 11 (34.38%) Cisco
12 11 (34.38%) DHCP
12 11 (34.38%) TCP/IP
12 11 (34.38%) DNS
12 11 (34.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 10 (31.25%) SLA
13 10 (31.25%) Unix
13 10 (31.25%) Terminal Server
13 10 (31.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 10 (31.25%) Wireless
13 10 (31.25%) Replication
13 10 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (31.25%) Firewall

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 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) Azure
3 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) LAN
1 14 (43.75%) WAN
2 11 (34.38%) DHCP
2 11 (34.38%) DNS
2 11 (34.38%) TCP/IP
3 10 (31.25%) Firewall
3 10 (31.25%) IP Telephony
3 10 (31.25%) Wireless
4 5 (15.63%) VoIP
5 2 (6.25%) Internet
5 2 (6.25%) SAN
6 1 (3.13%) SMTP
6 1 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MSI
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
2 5 (15.63%) Retail
3 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.25%) Automotive
4 2 (6.25%) Legal
4 2 (6.25%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (21.88%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) IT Support
2 7 (21.88%) Support Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 5 (15.63%) IT Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) IT Support Specialist
4 5 (15.63%) Support Specialist
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Server Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 32 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 10 (31.25%) Replication
3 4 (12.50%) NHS
4 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.25%) Internet of Things
5 2 (6.25%) Robotics
6 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
6 1 (3.13%) PKI
6 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (81.25%) Windows
2 20 (62.50%) Windows 10
3 15 (46.88%) Windows Server
4 14 (43.75%) Linux
4 14 (43.75%) Windows 7
5 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (31.25%) Unix
7 9 (28.13%) Android
7 9 (28.13%) Apple iOS
8 5 (15.63%) Mac OS X
8 5 (15.63%) Windows XP
9 2 (6.25%) CentOS
9 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) ITIL
2 16 (50.00%) Application Packaging
3 11 (34.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 10 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (28.13%) Android Development
5 9 (28.13%) iOS Development
6 7 (21.88%) Incident Management
6 7 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (15.63%) Application Virtualisation
7 5 (15.63%) Asset Management
7 5 (15.63%) Security Patching
8 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
9 3 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (9.38%) Performance Management
10 2 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (6.25%) Migration
10 2 (6.25%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
2 13 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (34.38%) Terminal Services
4 10 (31.25%) DFS Replication
4 10 (31.25%) Terminal Server
5 8 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (25.00%) XenDesktop
6 3 (9.38%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 10 (31.25%) WSUS
2 6 (18.75%) SCCM
3 4 (12.50%) ZENworks
4 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) Citrix
2 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
3 13 (40.63%) VMware
4 11 (34.38%) Cisco
5 6 (18.75%) HP
6 4 (12.50%) Novell
7 3 (9.38%) 3Com
7 3 (9.38%) Palo Alto
7 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.13%) Intel
8 1 (3.13%) Veeam