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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thin Client
Rank 249 230 250
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Permanent jobs citing Thin Client 8 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.22% 0.028%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.69% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 1
Average salary £35,000 £24,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -48.42%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.77% -14.00%
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
2405 2189 2296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.16% 32.71% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1974 1793 1970
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £53,999
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 -8 6 £35,000 +26.81% 1
Merseyside +18 1 £47,500 +137.50%
Manchester -19 1 £29,461 +55.05% 3
Thin Client
England

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 38 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 30 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 27 (71.05%) Windows
4 22 (57.89%) Active Directory
5 18 (47.37%) VMware
6 17 (44.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (44.74%) Degree
7 16 (42.11%) Windows 7
7 16 (42.11%) DNS
7 16 (42.11%) DHCP
7 16 (42.11%) TCP/IP
8 15 (39.47%) MCSA
9 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (34.21%) Network Security
10 13 (34.21%) WAN
11 12 (31.58%) LAN
11 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
12 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (26.32%) Citrix
14 9 (23.68%) VPN
14 9 (23.68%) ITIL
14 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (23.68%) vSphere
15 8 (21.05%) HP
16 7 (18.42%) SAN
16 7 (18.42%) Windows XP
17 6 (15.79%) Firewall
17 6 (15.79%) XenApp
18 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Office
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) DHCP
1 16 (42.11%) TCP/IP
1 16 (42.11%) DNS
2 13 (34.21%) WAN
2 13 (34.21%) Network Security
3 12 (31.58%) LAN
4 9 (23.68%) VPN
5 7 (18.42%) SAN
6 6 (15.79%) Firewall
7 5 (13.16%) ADSL
8 4 (10.53%) VLAN
9 3 (7.89%) Internet
10 2 (5.26%) Intranet
11 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
11 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
11 1 (2.63%) Structured Cabling
General
1 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Service Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Help Desk Technician
6 2 (5.26%) IT Support
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Support Technician
7 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.63%) Service Desk Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) NHS
4 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.63%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.63%) Life Science
4 1 (2.63%) iPhone
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 27 (71.05%) Windows
2 16 (42.11%) Windows 7
3 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (18.42%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) ITIL
2 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.89%) Change Management
3 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.26%) Asset Management
4 2 (5.26%) Information Management
4 2 (5.26%) Network Design
4 2 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (2.63%) DNA
5 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.63%) Information Assurance
5 1 (2.63%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft Certification
1 17 (44.74%) Degree
2 15 (39.47%) MCSA
3 2 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCP
4 1 (2.63%) HND
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
System Software
1 22 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (23.68%) vSphere
4 6 (15.79%) XenApp
5 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
6 4 (10.53%) Terminal Services
7 3 (7.89%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.63%) AppDNA
2 1 (2.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.63%) EdgeSight
2 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.63%) WSUS
2 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 18 (47.37%) VMware
3 10 (26.32%) Citrix
4 8 (21.05%) HP
5 5 (13.16%) Dell
6 4 (10.53%) Sophos
6 4 (10.53%) Websense
6 4 (10.53%) Cisco
7 3 (7.89%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.63%) BMC
8 1 (2.63%) CommVault
8 1 (2.63%) Symantec
8 1 (2.63%) Remedy
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