The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fat Client
UK
Rank 706 786 704
Rank change year-on-year +80 -82  
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 143 160 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.38% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 121 136 210
Median salary £39,000 £32,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -0.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £28,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +33.92% -13.84%  

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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32135 41971 40907
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.37% 40.92% 38.86%
Number of salaries quoted 25861 33549 32317
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Fat Client
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Fat Client in the UK

Fat Client
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fat Client over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Fat Client in the UK

Fat Client
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 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
England +74 134 £39,000 +20.00% 15
London +83 54 £45,000 +7.14% 5
East of England +30 23 £40,000 +48.14%
City of London +55 20 £37,000 -12.94%
South East +67 19 £40,000 +19.40% 4
East Midlands +11 12 £19,000 -45.71% 1
Essex +9 11 £47,500 +63.79%
South West +29 10 £25,000 +6.38% 1
Colchester +10 10 £47,500 +35.71%
Derbyshire +15 9 £29,500 +1.72%
Hertfordshire +13 9 £25,000 -7.40%
North West -23 9 £19,000 -24.34% 3
Hampshire +17 8 £39,000 +19.08% 1
Derby +12 8 - -
Gloucestershire +10 6 £25,000 -
Cheshunt - 6 £25,000 -
Yorkshire +29 5 £57,500 +166.53% 1
Cheshire +15 5 £19,000 - 2
Warrington +9 5 £19,000 -
North Yorkshire - 5 £57,500 - 1
Portsmouth -5 4 £39,000 +16.41%
Manchester -30 4 £24,000 -31.91% 1
York - 4 £57,500 -
Gloucester - 4 £25,000 -
Wiltshire - 4 £25,300 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £44,500 -
Scotland +16 3 £31,250 -5.30%
Edinburgh +4 3 £31,250 -5.30%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £40,000 -

Fat Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 270 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 209 (77.41%) Windows
3 148 (54.81%) Active Directory
4 127 (47.04%) Citrix
5 107 (39.63%) VMware
6 99 (36.67%) Microsoft
7 95 (35.19%) MS Office
8 80 (29.63%) Windows Server
9 76 (28.15%) MS Exchange
10 69 (25.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 60 (22.22%) SCCM
12 59 (21.85%) Windows 7
12 59 (21.85%) VMware Infrastructure
12 59 (21.85%) Windows Server 2008
13 56 (20.74%) Intel
14 54 (20.00%) Linux
15 52 (19.26%) Data Centre
16 51 (18.89%) Exchange Server 2010
17 50 (18.52%) Finance
18 45 (16.67%) Cisco
19 42 (15.56%) MS Excel
20 41 (15.19%) SLA
21 40 (14.81%) ITIL
22 38 (14.07%) Office 365
23 36 (13.33%) PowerShell
23 36 (13.33%) Banking
24 35 (12.96%) Red Hat
25 33 (12.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 32 (11.85%) Windows 10
26 32 (11.85%) Migration

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills 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 76 (28.15%) MS Exchange
2 51 (18.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (3.70%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.48%) Confluence
7 4 (1.48%) IIS
8 1 (0.37%) Apache
8 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.37%) Live Communications Server
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 95 (35.19%) MS Office
2 42 (15.56%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.85%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.48%) MS Project
6 1 (0.37%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.37%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 38 (14.07%) Office 365
2 15 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.37%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 29 (10.74%) Firewall
1 29 (10.74%) WAN
2 28 (10.37%) DNS
3 26 (9.63%) DHCP
3 26 (9.63%) LAN
4 20 (7.41%) TCP/IP
5 14 (5.19%) SAN
6 12 (4.44%) BGP
6 12 (4.44%) BIG-IP
6 12 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (4.44%) Cisco IOS
6 12 (4.44%) DMVPN
6 12 (4.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 12 (4.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 12 (4.44%) NetScreen
6 12 (4.44%) Network Security
6 12 (4.44%) OSPF
7 11 (4.07%) VoIP
8 8 (2.96%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (2.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.37%) DB2
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.37%) MS Access
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.59%) MSI
2 5 (1.85%) JIRA
3 4 (1.48%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.37%) Selenium
4 1 (0.37%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.37%) WebDriver
General
1 50 (18.52%) Finance
2 36 (13.33%) Banking
3 10 (3.70%) Retail
4 6 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.11%) Automotive
6 3 (1.11%) Marketing
7 2 (0.74%) Back Office
7 2 (0.74%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.37%) German Language
Job Titles
1 75 (27.78%) Support Engineer
2 65 (24.07%) Desktop Support
3 64 (23.70%) IT Support
4 56 (20.74%) IT Engineer
5 54 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 53 (19.63%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 53 (19.63%) IT Support Engineer
7 52 (19.26%) Analyst
8 50 (18.52%) Field Engineer
8 50 (18.52%) Field Support Engineer
9 33 (12.22%) Administrator
9 33 (12.22%) Systems Administrator
9 33 (12.22%) Windows Administrator
9 33 (12.22%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 28 (10.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 24 (8.89%) Server Administrator
12 23 (8.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 18 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
13 18 (6.67%) Support Analyst
14 15 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.33%) RESTful
2 6 (2.22%) HTML
3 4 (1.48%) HTML5
4 2 (0.74%) CSS
4 2 (0.74%) Web Services
4 2 (0.74%) XML
4 2 (0.74%) XMPP
5 1 (0.37%) .NET
5 1 (0.37%) ADO
5 1 (0.37%) COM+
5 1 (0.37%) DCOM
5 1 (0.37%) DHTML
5 1 (0.37%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.37%) Itk
5 1 (0.37%) JSON
5 1 (0.37%) MFC
5 1 (0.37%) ODBC
5 1 (0.37%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (0.37%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 270 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 52 (19.26%) Data Centre
3 13 (4.81%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.22%) Blackberry
4 6 (2.22%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.48%) Clustering
5 4 (1.48%) NHS
6 3 (1.11%) RSA SecurID
6 3 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.74%) Handset
7 2 (0.74%) HP StoreVirtual
7 2 (0.74%) iPad
7 2 (0.74%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (0.74%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.37%) AS400
8 1 (0.37%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.37%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 209 (77.41%) Windows
2 80 (29.63%) Windows Server
3 69 (25.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 59 (21.85%) Windows 7
4 59 (21.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 54 (20.00%) Linux
6 33 (12.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 32 (11.85%) Windows 10
8 15 (5.56%) Windows 8
9 12 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (3.33%) Android
10 9 (3.33%) Windows XP
11 7 (2.59%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (1.85%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.85%) CentOS
13 2 (0.74%) Unix
14 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (14.81%) ITIL
2 32 (11.85%) Migration
3 19 (7.04%) Application Packaging
3 19 (7.04%) Service Management
4 18 (6.67%) Line Management
5 14 (5.19%) Mentoring
5 14 (5.19%) Virtual Environments
6 12 (4.44%) E-Commerce
6 12 (4.44%) Information Security
6 12 (4.44%) Infrastructure Management
6 12 (4.44%) Service Delivery
7 11 (4.07%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (4.07%) Application Virtualisation
8 10 (3.70%) Business Continuity
8 10 (3.70%) Capacity Management
8 10 (3.70%) Performance Optimisation
8 10 (3.70%) Software Engineering
8 10 (3.70%) Time Management
9 9 (3.33%) Configuration Management
9 9 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 15 (5.56%) SQL
3 12 (4.44%) VBA
4 7 (2.59%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.85%) Java
6 2 (0.74%) C
6 2 (0.74%) C#
7 1 (0.37%) COBOL
7 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
1 24 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 14 (5.19%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.81%) MCP
4 12 (4.44%) CCNP
4 12 (4.44%) CCSE
4 12 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (3.70%) BC Cleared
6 8 (2.96%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 8 (2.96%) CCSP
6 8 (2.96%) CISM
6 8 (2.96%) CISSP
7 7 (2.59%) Degree
8 6 (2.22%) MCITP
9 5 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (1.48%) CCNA
10 4 (1.48%) MCSE
11 3 (1.11%) CCAA
11 3 (1.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (15.19%) SLA
2 4 (1.48%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.37%) DICOM
4 1 (0.37%) HL7
4 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 148 (54.81%) Active Directory
2 59 (21.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (11.48%) XenApp
4 23 (8.52%) XenDesktop
5 21 (7.78%) vSphere
6 20 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 18 (6.67%) Hyper-V
8 15 (5.56%) Terminal Services
9 11 (4.07%) Virtual Machines
9 11 (4.07%) VMware Server
10 8 (2.96%) XenServer
11 7 (2.59%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (1.11%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (1.11%) VMware ESX
13 3 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (1.11%) Xen
14 2 (0.74%) KVM
14 2 (0.74%) NFS
14 2 (0.74%) Samba
Systems Management
1 60 (22.22%) SCCM
2 12 (4.44%) NetBackup
3 9 (3.33%) SCOM
4 8 (2.96%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (2.22%) SCSM
6 4 (1.48%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (1.48%) ThinApp
6 4 (1.48%) ZENworks
7 3 (1.11%) MAILsweeper
8 2 (0.74%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.74%) WMI
9 1 (0.37%) EdgeSight
9 1 (0.37%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.37%) Netcool
9 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.37%) Unicenter
9 1 (0.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 1 (0.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 127 (47.04%) Citrix
2 107 (39.63%) VMware
3 99 (36.67%) Microsoft
4 56 (20.74%) Intel
5 45 (16.67%) Cisco
6 35 (12.96%) Red Hat
7 27 (10.00%) HP
8 18 (6.67%) CheckPoint
9 17 (6.30%) Bloomberg
10 16 (5.93%) Reuters
11 13 (4.81%) Symantec
12 12 (4.44%) AppSense
12 12 (4.44%) Blue Coat
12 12 (4.44%) F5
12 12 (4.44%) Imperva
12 12 (4.44%) Infoblox
13 10 (3.70%) Dell
13 10 (3.70%) EMC
14 9 (3.33%) Wyse
15 6 (2.22%) NetApp
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