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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thin Client
Rank 114 111 134
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Permanent jobs citing Thin Client 12 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.62% 0.063% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.31% 0.21% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 6
Average salary £29,250 £34,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.97% -45.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £34,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,450 £34,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Thin Client
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
519 467 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.78% 29.35% 25.61%
Number of salaries quoted 403 370 453
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Thin Client
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Thin Client Salary Trend in Cheshire

Thin Client
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Thin Client across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Thin Client Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Thin Client
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Thin Client within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 8 £29,500 -
Chester - 3 £21,500 -
Thin Client
North West

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 23 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 16 (69.57%) Windows
3 15 (65.22%) VMware
4 13 (56.52%) Degree
5 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
5 11 (47.83%) DNS
5 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (43.48%) DHCP
6 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
6 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
6 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
7 9 (39.13%) vSphere
7 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (39.13%) Network Security
7 9 (39.13%) MCSA
8 8 (34.78%) Citrix
8 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (30.43%) SAN
10 6 (26.09%) Firewall
10 6 (26.09%) VPN
10 6 (26.09%) HP
10 6 (26.09%) LAN
10 6 (26.09%) WAN
11 5 (21.74%) ADSL
11 5 (21.74%) XenApp
12 4 (17.39%) Dell
13 3 (13.04%) Change Management

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
2 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) DNS
2 10 (43.48%) DHCP
2 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
3 9 (39.13%) Network Security
4 7 (30.43%) SAN
5 6 (26.09%) Firewall
5 6 (26.09%) VPN
5 6 (26.09%) LAN
5 6 (26.09%) WAN
6 5 (21.74%) ADSL
7 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
7 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Technician
5 2 (8.70%) Support Technician
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Support
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 23 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.35%) Windows NT
6 1 (4.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL
1 3 (13.04%) Change Management
2 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
2 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.35%) Information Assurance
3 1 (4.35%) Coaching
3 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Degree
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (39.13%) MCSA
4 1 (4.35%) MCP
4 1 (4.35%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
1 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (39.13%) vSphere
3 5 (21.74%) XenApp
4 2 (8.70%) Terminal Services
4 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (4.35%) MetaFrame
5 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP SIM
2 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) VMware
3 8 (34.78%) Citrix
4 6 (26.09%) HP
5 4 (17.39%) Dell
6 1 (4.35%) EMC
6 1 (4.35%) CA
6 1 (4.35%) Sage
6 1 (4.35%) Symantec
6 1 (4.35%) ProCurve
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco
6 1 (4.35%) IBM