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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thin Client
Rank 178 175 185
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Thin Client 2 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.049% 0.16% 0.053%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.52% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Average salary £33,981 £20,674 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.36% -54.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,365 £19,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,596 £22,348 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
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
1270 1162 1270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.27% 30.66% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 979 970 1073
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Sophos
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (40.00%) Websense
6 3 (30.00%) VLAN
6 3 (30.00%) Citrix
6 3 (30.00%) MS Office
7 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (20.00%) LAN
7 2 (20.00%) WAN
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco
7 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) NHS
7 2 (20.00%) Intranet
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Information Management
7 2 (20.00%) Network Design
7 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (10.00%) XenApp
8 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) VLAN
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Services Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (20.00%) NHS
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Information Management
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (10.00%) DNA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Sophos
1 4 (40.00%) Websense
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) BMC
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (10.00%) VMware