The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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 / Wales
Rank 97 102 101
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.18% 0.072% 0.076%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.26% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £29,500 £25,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.00% +21.95%  
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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 363 389 494
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 33.43% 27.85% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 271 313 405
Median salary £40,000 £36,388 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.92% -9.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £25,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £54,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Fat Client
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Fat Client in Wales

Fat Client
Salary Histogram in Wales

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

Salary histogram for Fat Client in Wales

Fat Client
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the Wales region 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
South Wales +12 1 £40,000 +60.00%
West Wales - 1 £19,000 -
Fat Client
UK

Fat Client
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wales

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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) SCSM
2 5 (83.33%) Security Patching
2 5 (83.33%) Intel Security
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Fat Client
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Support Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Support
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Security Patching
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
1 5 (83.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) Intel Security
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft