The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thin Client
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Thin Client 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.39% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.78% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £21,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,500 £31,750
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +5.51%
Thin Client
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
128 64 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 49.61% 28.07% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 70 46 26
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +16.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,550 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Thin Client
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Thin Client Salary Trend in Chester

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (90.00%) vSphere
2 9 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (60.00%) VPN
5 5 (50.00%) ADSL
5 5 (50.00%) SAN
5 5 (50.00%) HP
5 5 (50.00%) Firewall
5 5 (50.00%) XenApp
6 4 (40.00%) Citrix
7 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (10.00%) Internet
7 1 (10.00%) DHCP
7 1 (10.00%) DNS
7 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (10.00%) ProCurve
7 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (10.00%) HP SIM

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) VPN
2 5 (50.00%) ADSL
2 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Help Desk Technician
3 2 (20.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) vSphere
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) ProCurve