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

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thin Client
Rank 240 228 247
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Permanent jobs citing Thin Client 13 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.74% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 6
Average salary £29,461 £28,174 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.56% -37.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £19,100 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £52,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £35,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +18.64%
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 2171 2308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.74% 31.61% 31.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1856 1789 1957
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 12 September 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 12 September 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 -7 10 £28,300 -16.76%
Manchester -16 2 £33,981 +52.05% 1
Merseyside +4 1 £47,500 +137.50%
Thin Client
England

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 46 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 37 (80.43%) Microsoft
3 32 (69.57%) Windows
4 23 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 22 (47.83%) Windows 7
6 21 (45.65%) TCP/IP
7 19 (41.30%) VPN
7 19 (41.30%) HP
7 19 (41.30%) VMware
8 18 (39.13%) WAN
8 18 (39.13%) ITIL
8 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
9 15 (32.61%) Degree
9 15 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (30.43%) DNS
11 13 (28.26%) DHCP
11 13 (28.26%) Cisco
11 13 (28.26%) VLAN
12 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (23.91%) Citrix
13 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (23.91%) Blackberry
14 10 (21.74%) SAN
14 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
14 10 (21.74%) iPhone
14 10 (21.74%) Structured Cabling
15 9 (19.57%) Network Security
15 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (19.57%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Office
3 2 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (45.65%) TCP/IP
2 19 (41.30%) VPN
3 18 (39.13%) WAN
4 14 (30.43%) DNS
5 13 (28.26%) DHCP
5 13 (28.26%) VLAN
6 10 (21.74%) Structured Cabling
6 10 (21.74%) SAN
7 9 (19.57%) Network Security
8 8 (17.39%) LAN
9 7 (15.22%) Firewall
10 5 (10.87%) Internet
10 5 (10.87%) ADSL
11 2 (4.35%) Intranet
12 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
12 1 (2.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Service Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Service Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Service Desk Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Help Desk Technician
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.35%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) Systems Support
7 2 (4.35%) Support Technician
8 1 (2.17%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 46 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 11 (23.91%) Blackberry
3 10 (21.74%) iPhone
4 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.52%) CMDB
5 2 (4.35%) NHS
6 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.17%) Replication
6 1 (2.17%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (2.17%) User Experience
6 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (69.57%) Windows
2 22 (47.83%) Windows 7
3 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.04%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.17%) VMS
7 1 (2.17%) Linux
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.17%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) ITIL
2 5 (10.87%) Problem Management
2 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
2 5 (10.87%) Change Management
2 5 (10.87%) Coaching
3 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.52%) Asset Management
4 3 (6.52%) Project Management
5 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.35%) Investment Management
5 2 (4.35%) Information Management
5 2 (4.35%) Network Design
5 2 (4.35%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.35%) Wealth Management
6 1 (2.17%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.17%) Information Assurance
6 1 (2.17%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Degree
2 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (19.57%) MCSA
4 2 (4.35%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.17%) MCP
5 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 23 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (19.57%) vSphere
4 6 (13.04%) XenApp
4 6 (13.04%) Terminal Services
5 5 (10.87%) VMware ESX
5 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.17%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.17%) AppDNA
2 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (80.43%) Microsoft
2 19 (41.30%) HP
2 19 (41.30%) VMware
3 13 (28.26%) Cisco
4 11 (23.91%) Citrix
5 4 (8.70%) Dell
5 4 (8.70%) ProCurve
5 4 (8.70%) Sage
5 4 (8.70%) Sophos
5 4 (8.70%) Websense
6 1 (2.17%) Symantec
6 1 (2.17%) Remedy
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle
6 1 (2.17%) EMC
6 1 (2.17%) BMC
6 1 (2.17%) CA
6 1 (2.17%) IBM
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
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