The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Thin Client
Rank 172 188 182
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs citing Thin Client 4 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.20% 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.56% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 2
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.46% -4.28%
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 Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1277 1429 1257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.30% 35.56% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1016 1214 1008
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Thin Client
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Thin Client Salary Trend in Manchester

Thin Client
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Thin Client across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Thin Client Salary Histogram in Manchester

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 14 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Citrix
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
4 7 (50.00%) MS Office
4 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 5 (35.71%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 4 (28.57%) XenApp
7 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
7 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
7 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
8 2 (14.29%) Interwoven
8 2 (14.29%) CCA
8 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (14.29%) SLA
8 2 (14.29%) SQL

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
4 1 (7.14%) Broadband
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) H.323
4 1 (7.14%) PBX
4 1 (7.14%) PSTN
4 1 (7.14%) Skype
4 1 (7.14%) SS7
4 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Desktop Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 2 (14.29%) iPhone
4 1 (7.14%) iPad
4 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Change Control
3 2 (14.29%) Database Mirroring
3 2 (14.29%) Database Security
3 2 (14.29%) Database Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) High Availability
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) Practice Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Server Building
3 2 (14.29%) Server Hardening
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCA
2 2 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) XenApp
3 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Citrix
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) iManage
3 2 (14.29%) Interwoven
3 2 (14.29%) Veeam
3 2 (14.29%) Wyse
4 1 (7.14%) Altiris
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Mitel
4 1 (7.14%) Nokia
4 1 (7.14%) Polycom