Period
to 10 December 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 10 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fat Client
England > South West
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 295 306 335
Rank change year-on-year +11 +29 -10
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 18 29 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.19% 0.29% 0.079%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.78% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 7
South West median annual salary £28,000 £28,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.74% -8.00%
England median annual salary £37,750 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -24.50% +33.33% +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 the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,400 3,738 3,753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 35.82% 37.22% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2,611 2,768 2,930
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,875 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in the South West

Fat Client
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Fat Client in the South West

Fat Client
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fat Client in the South West over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Fat Client in the South West

Fat Client
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Wiltshire -3 12 £28,000 - 1
Dorset +1 2 £21,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -19 2 £45,000 +100.00% 1
Bristol - 2 £21,625 - 1
Fat Client
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 West region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 18 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 14 (77.78%) VMware
3 14 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
5 12 (66.67%) Windows 7
5 12 (66.67%) Windows 10
5 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 12 (66.67%) ITIL
5 12 (66.67%) Citrix
5 12 (66.67%) Service Management
6 11 (61.11%) Public Sector
7 10 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 10 (55.56%) Wireless
7 10 (55.56%) SharePoint
7 10 (55.56%) LAN
7 10 (55.56%) WAN
7 10 (55.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (55.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
8 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
9 6 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (22.22%) Legal
11 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
12 2 (11.11%) SLA
12 2 (11.11%) JIRA
12 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (11.11%) Asset Management

Fat Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 10 (55.56%) SharePoint
1 10 (55.56%) SharePoint 2010
1 10 (55.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) LAN
1 10 (55.56%) WAN
1 10 (55.56%) Wireless
2 2 (11.11%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) GitLab
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
1 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (61.11%) Public Sector
2 4 (22.22%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 10 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) IT Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) IT Support
2 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Service Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 12 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
1 12 (66.67%) Service Management
2 10 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
4 6 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 2 (11.11%) ITSM
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 2 (11.11%) Service Design
6 2 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.56%) Decision-Making
7 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
1 2 (11.11%) C++
1 2 (11.11%) Python
1 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
2 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) MCP
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (11.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible
1 2 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 14 (77.78%) VMware
3 12 (66.67%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) SAP