Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fat Client
England > South West
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 291 328 315
Rank change year-on-year +37 -13 +36
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 32 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.33% 0.099% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.88% 0.27% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 32
South West median annual salary £35,000 £23,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.17% -8.00% -7.41%
England median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year +18.75% +20.30% -12.50%

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 3,620 3,706 4,065
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.36% 36.77% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2,695 2,878 3,318
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 14 £35,000 +52.17% 1
Devon - 11 - -
Dorset - 4 - -
Bristol +16 2 £49,750 +397.50%
Gloucestershire - 1 £22,500 -
Fat Client
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 32 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 29 (90.63%) Windows
3 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
4 16 (50.00%) ITIL
5 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Office
5 13 (40.63%) Intel
5 13 (40.63%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
7 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
7 10 (31.25%) Service Management
8 9 (28.13%) Firewall
8 9 (28.13%) Cisco
8 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (28.13%) Office 365
8 9 (28.13%) Hyper-V
9 8 (25.00%) VLAN
10 7 (21.88%) SCCM
10 7 (21.88%) Veeam
10 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (21.88%) SaaS
10 7 (21.88%) IaaS
10 7 (21.88%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (21.88%) Customer Requirements
10 7 (21.88%) Presales
10 7 (21.88%) Citrix
10 7 (21.88%) MPLS
10 7 (21.88%) Clustering
10 7 (21.88%) VMware
10 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 6 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V

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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.13%) Moodle
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (28.13%) Office 365
2 7 (21.88%) IaaS
2 7 (21.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) Firewall
2 8 (25.00%) VLAN
3 7 (21.88%) MPLS
4 5 (15.63%) LAN
4 5 (15.63%) WAN
5 4 (12.50%) NetScaler
6 3 (9.38%) VPN
7 2 (6.25%) DHCP
7 2 (6.25%) DNS
7 2 (6.25%) Skype
7 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.13%) VoIP
8 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Automotive
3 3 (9.38%) Legal
4 2 (6.25%) Electronics
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 15 (46.88%) Support Engineer
3 13 (40.63%) IT Support
3 13 (40.63%) IT Support Engineer
4 9 (28.13%) Customer Engineer
4 9 (28.13%) Customer Support Engineer
4 9 (28.13%) Systems Support Engineer
5 7 (21.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Senior Support Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Senior Technical Support
6 5 (15.63%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Support Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Technical Support
6 5 (15.63%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 32 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (21.88%) Clustering
3 5 (15.63%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.13%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 29 (90.63%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.63%) Windows 10
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) ITIL
2 13 (40.63%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (31.25%) Service Management
4 7 (21.88%) Customer Requirements
4 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (21.88%) Presales
5 4 (12.50%) Application Packaging
5 4 (12.50%) Break/Fix
5 4 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 4 (12.50%) System Testing
5 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (12.50%) CCA
2 4 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (12.50%) MCSE
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (28.13%) Hyper-V
3 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (12.50%) XenApp
5 4 (12.50%) XenServer
6 2 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) SCCM
2 4 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 13 (40.63%) Intel
3 9 (28.13%) Cisco
4 7 (21.88%) Citrix
4 7 (21.88%) Veeam
4 7 (21.88%) VMware
5 4 (12.50%) Ivanti
5 4 (12.50%) Wyse
6 3 (9.38%) HP
7 2 (6.25%) Aruba
7 2 (6.25%) McAfee
7 2 (6.25%) Meraki
7 2 (6.25%) NetMotion Wireless
7 2 (6.25%) ProCurve
7 2 (6.25%) SAP
7 2 (6.25%) Sophos
8 1 (3.13%) Apple