The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thin Client
Rank - 68 75
Permanent jobs citing Thin Client 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.57% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £20,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 Merseyside region.

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
189 175 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 31.34% 28.74% 29.10%
Number of salaries quoted 155 146 177
Average salary £50,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.25% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,725 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Thin Client
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Thin Client Salary Trend in Merseyside

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 12 (100.00%) VPN
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 9 (75.00%) VLAN
2 9 (75.00%) iPhone
2 9 (75.00%) Structured Cabling
2 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (75.00%) WAN
2 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 9 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) SLA
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
4 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 5 (41.67%) Problem Management
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (25.00%) DHCP
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) SAN
5 3 (25.00%) Sage
5 3 (25.00%) Terminal Services

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) VPN
2 9 (75.00%) WAN
2 9 (75.00%) VLAN
2 9 (75.00%) Structured Cabling
2 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) Internet
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 9 (75.00%) iPhone
2 9 (75.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
4 2 (16.67%) Wealth Management
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) HP
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Sage
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) ProCurve