Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fat Client
England > South West
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 290 328 321
Rank change year-on-year +38 -7 +21
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 28 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.28% 0.097% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 0.25% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 19
South West median annual salary £28,000 £23,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.74% -17.86% -25.33%
10th Percentile £23,000 £10,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £48,000 £28,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £46,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +16.25% +6.67% -

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 4,312 4,078 4,364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 42.75% 39.73% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3,264 3,246 3,622
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,250
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 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 12 November 2018.

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 12 November 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
Wiltshire +7 15 £28,000 +21.74%
Devon - 6 - -
Dorset - 6 - -
Gloucestershire +16 1 £22,500 -15.09%
Fat Client
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 West region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 28 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 23 (82.14%) Windows
3 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 17 (60.71%) ITIL
5 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
6 13 (46.43%) Citrix
6 13 (46.43%) Customer Requirements
7 10 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 10 (35.71%) Intel
7 10 (35.71%) LAN
7 10 (35.71%) WAN
7 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (35.71%) VMware
7 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (32.14%) Service Delivery
8 9 (32.14%) SharePoint
9 8 (28.57%) Service Management
9 8 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (28.57%) DV Cleared
9 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
9 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
9 8 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (28.57%) Windows 10
10 7 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (21.43%) SCCM
12 5 (17.86%) Capacity Management
12 5 (17.86%) NetScaler
12 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012

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 9 (32.14%) SharePoint
2 8 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.57%) Moodle
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) LAN
1 10 (35.71%) WAN
2 5 (17.86%) NetScaler
3 3 (10.71%) VPN
4 2 (7.14%) DHCP
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.57%) VLAN
5 1 (3.57%) VoIP
5 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (14.29%) Automotive
1 4 (14.29%) Legal
1 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) IT Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) IT Support
2 10 (35.71%) IT Support Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Desktop Support
3 6 (21.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Field Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Field Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Citrix Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Customer Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Customer Support Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 28 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 8 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.57%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows 10
2 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) ITIL
2 13 (46.43%) Customer Requirements
3 10 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 10 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (32.14%) Service Delivery
5 8 (28.57%) Service Management
6 5 (17.86%) Application Packaging
6 5 (17.86%) Break/Fix
6 5 (17.86%) Capacity Management
6 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
6 5 (17.86%) System Testing
6 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) CCA
2 5 (17.86%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (17.86%) MCSE
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (17.86%) XenApp
4 5 (17.86%) XenServer
5 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) SCCM
2 5 (17.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) Citrix
3 10 (35.71%) Intel
3 10 (35.71%) VMware
4 5 (17.86%) Ivanti
4 5 (17.86%) Wyse
5 2 (7.14%) Aruba
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco
5 2 (7.14%) Meraki
5 2 (7.14%) NetMotion Wireless
6 1 (3.57%) Apple
6 1 (3.57%) HP