Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fat Client in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fat Client over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fat Client
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 324 329 302
Rank change year-on-year +5 -27 +6
Permanent jobs citing Fat Client 5 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.050% 0.071% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.19% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 24
West Midlands median annual salary £23,000 £25,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% -25.37% -4.29%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £39,950 £53,125 £44,750
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.67% -0.67% +8.70%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3779 4136 3531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.43% 36.57% 32.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2991 3047 2818
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Fat Client
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Fat Client as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Fat Client in the West Midlands

Fat Client
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Fat Client in the West Midlands

Fat Client
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fat Client in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Fat Client in the West Midlands

Fat Client
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fat Client within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Birmingham +22 4 £30,000 -38.46%
Coventry - 1 £20,000 -
Fat Client
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Fat Client.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Wyse
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Android
4 2 (40.00%) iPhone
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) RSA SecurID
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (40.00%) Acronis
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (40.00%) MobileIron

Fat Client
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (40.00%) Skype
1 2 (40.00%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (40.00%) iPad
2 2 (40.00%) iPhone
2 2 (40.00%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (20.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Runbook
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
1 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) BitLocker
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Jamf Pro
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Wyse
3 2 (40.00%) Acronis
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Becrypt
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) MobileIron