The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 236 222 236
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Thin Client 16 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 0.89% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 10
Average salary £29,231 £36,250 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.36% -31.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,704 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Thin Client
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1891 1807 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.42% 26.38% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1470 1492 1655
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Thin Client
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Thin Client Salary Trend in the North West

Thin Client
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Thin Client across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Thin Client Salary Histogram in the North West

Thin Client
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Thin Client within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Cheshire +4 14 £28,300 -16.76%
Manchester -16 2 £33,981 -2.91% 1
Thin Client
England

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 47 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 38 (80.85%) Microsoft
3 33 (70.21%) Windows
4 25 (53.19%) Active Directory
5 23 (48.94%) Windows 7
6 20 (42.55%) VMware
6 20 (42.55%) HP
6 20 (42.55%) TCP/IP
7 19 (40.43%) MS Exchange
8 18 (38.30%) VPN
8 18 (38.30%) WAN
8 18 (38.30%) ITIL
9 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (31.91%) Degree
10 15 (31.91%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (29.79%) DNS
12 13 (27.66%) Cisco
12 13 (27.66%) DHCP
12 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (25.53%) VLAN
13 12 (25.53%) Citrix
13 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (23.40%) Blackberry
15 10 (21.28%) SAN
15 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
15 10 (21.28%) iPhone
15 10 (21.28%) Finance
16 9 (19.15%) Network Security
16 9 (19.15%) MCSA
16 9 (19.15%) LAN

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 19 (40.43%) MS Exchange
2 15 (31.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) IIS
4 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (42.55%) TCP/IP
2 18 (38.30%) VPN
2 18 (38.30%) WAN
3 14 (29.79%) DNS
4 13 (27.66%) DHCP
5 12 (25.53%) VLAN
6 10 (21.28%) SAN
7 9 (19.15%) LAN
7 9 (19.15%) Network Security
7 9 (19.15%) Structured Cabling
8 8 (17.02%) Firewall
9 6 (12.77%) Internet
10 5 (10.64%) ADSL
11 2 (4.26%) Intranet
12 1 (2.13%) VoIP
12 1 (2.13%) 3G
12 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (2.13%) Wireless
12 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
12 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Support Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Service Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Service Desk Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Service Manager
6 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.38%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.38%) Help Desk Technician
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Support
7 2 (4.26%) Support Technician
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Specialist
8 1 (2.13%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 47 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 11 (23.40%) Blackberry
3 10 (21.28%) iPhone
4 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.38%) CMDB
5 2 (4.26%) Replication
5 2 (4.26%) NHS
6 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.13%) iPad
6 1 (2.13%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 33 (70.21%) Windows
2 23 (48.94%) Windows 7
3 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (14.89%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.13%) VMS
7 1 (2.13%) Linux
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) ITIL
2 5 (10.64%) Problem Management
2 5 (10.64%) Change Management
3 4 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.38%) Project Management
4 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.26%) Information Management
5 2 (4.26%) Network Design
5 2 (4.26%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.26%) Wealth Management
5 2 (4.26%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.13%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.13%) Information Assurance
6 1 (2.13%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.13%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) Degree
2 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (19.15%) MCSA
4 2 (4.26%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.13%) CCNA
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.13%) MCP
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 25 (53.19%) Active Directory
2 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (19.15%) vSphere
4 7 (14.89%) XenApp
5 6 (12.77%) Terminal Services
6 5 (10.64%) VMware ESX
6 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.13%) MetaFrame
8 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.13%) AppDNA
2 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 38 (80.85%) Microsoft
2 20 (42.55%) HP
2 20 (42.55%) VMware
3 13 (27.66%) Cisco
4 12 (25.53%) Citrix
5 5 (10.64%) ProCurve
6 4 (8.51%) Dell
6 4 (8.51%) Sage
6 4 (8.51%) Sophos
6 4 (8.51%) Websense
7 2 (4.26%) IBM
8 1 (2.13%) Symantec
8 1 (2.13%) Remedy
8 1 (2.13%) Wyse
8 1 (2.13%) Mitel
8 1 (2.13%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.13%) EMC
8 1 (2.13%) Intel
8 1 (2.13%) Juniper
8 1 (2.13%) BMC
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
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Posted: 12 days ago
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Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus CAR / Pension /Health / Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago