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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fat Client
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 232 234
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 6 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.11% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.31% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 17
Median salary £25,750 £34,048 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.37% -9.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £24,548 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £44,250 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.47%  

Fat Client is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2024 1953 2033
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 38.07% 37.29% 34.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1621 1617 1608
Median salary £40,000 £42,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.32% +12.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Fat Client as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 5 £26,500 -
Bristol -31 1 £10,000 -76.19%
Fat Client
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 South West region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 17 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (58.82%) Intel
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
6 6 (35.29%) Citrix
7 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (23.53%) XenApp
8 4 (23.53%) Office 365
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (23.53%) ITIL
8 4 (23.53%) Finance
8 4 (23.53%) DHCP
9 3 (17.65%) IBM Notes
9 3 (17.65%) Lotus
9 3 (17.65%) Symantec
9 3 (17.65%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
9 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
9 3 (17.65%) WSUS
9 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (17.65%) Skype
10 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
10 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
10 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
11 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
11 1 (5.88%) Coaching

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 3 (17.65%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DHCP
2 3 (17.65%) Skype
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MSI
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (5.88%) XMLSpy
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Desktop Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Desktop Support
1 8 (47.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Field Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Field Support Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) IT Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) IT Support
1 8 (47.06%) IT Support Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Support Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Service Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Java Development Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) ADO
1 1 (5.88%) COM+
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) DCOM
1 1 (5.88%) DHTML
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) MFC
1 1 (5.88%) ODBC
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.88%) AS400
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) iSeries
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.88%) Android
5 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Coaching
4 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.88%) Logistics
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) SDLC
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Stress Testing
4 1 (5.88%) System Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) COBOL
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
1 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) XenApp
4 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (17.65%) WSUS
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Intel
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) Lotus
5 3 (17.65%) Symantec
6 1 (5.88%) Apple
6 1 (5.88%) AppSense
6 1 (5.88%) arcserve
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) IBM
6 1 (5.88%) Wyse