The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Thin Client
Rank 146 132 133
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Thin Client 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.081% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.58% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £33,500 £38,764 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.57% +19.27%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.72% +12.85%
Thin Client
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
851 862 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.38% 36.01% 35.60%
Number of salaries quoted 556 624 567
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,900 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Thin Client
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Thin Client Salary Trend in Reading

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (75.00%) ITIL
4 9 (75.00%) Cisco
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (75.00%) Avaya
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (50.00%) MS Office
5 6 (50.00%) MCSE
5 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (50.00%) PBX
5 6 (50.00%) SLA
5 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (50.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) BCP
7 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
7 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Java
7 2 (16.67%) Banking
7 2 (16.67%) IP Telephony
7 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
7 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (8.33%) Lync
8 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
8 1 (8.33%) SCCM

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) PBX
2 2 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) BCP
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) MCSE
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (75.00%) Avaya
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft