The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thin Client
Rank 136 126 111
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Permanent jobs citing Thin Client 6 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.43% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.77% -14.00%
Thin Client
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
757 704 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.25% 33.36% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 636 644 347
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £27,450 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Thin Client
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Thin Client Salary Trend in Birmingham

Thin Client
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Thin Client across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Thin Client Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) IPv4
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (50.00%) XenApp
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
4 3 (37.50%) vSphere
4 3 (37.50%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
4 3 (37.50%) IPsec
4 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) NetApp
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) WAN

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) IPv4
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) IPsec
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Installations Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
2 3 (37.50%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) SonicWALL
4 3 (37.50%) NetApp
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Dell