The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thin Client
Rank 28 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Thin Client 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.38% 0.38% 1.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.44% 1.49% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £27,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Thin Client
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Miscellaneous Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41 67 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 15.41% 25.19% 22.38%
Number of salaries quoted 27 52 51
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £75,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Thin Client across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Thin Client
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Thin Client across the Aberdeen region.

Thin Client Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Thin Client also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Thin Client.

1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) CentOS
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 4 (66.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Dell
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Replication
4 3 (50.00%) Information Management
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (16.67%) LAN
6 1 (16.67%) WAN

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Thin Client also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Thin Client. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (66.67%) Replication
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) CentOS
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) Information Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
1 4 (66.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Dell
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft