The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Thin Client
Rank 154 154 146
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing Thin Client 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.065% 0.15% 0.035%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.39% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £23,201 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,620
% change year-on-year
- +7.29%
Thin Client
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1060 1281 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 34.32% 39.46% 33.63%
Number of salaries quoted 689 776 605
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Thin Client
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Thin Client Salary Trend in Scotland

Thin Client
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Thin Client within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Edinburgh +6 2 - -
Thin Client
UK

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (57.14%) Lync
4 4 (57.14%) HP
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
5 3 (42.86%) Project Management
5 3 (42.86%) IP Telephony
6 2 (28.57%) SAN
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) HND
6 2 (28.57%) DNS

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Lync
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) IP Telephony
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) DTV
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) HND
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) KVM
3 1 (14.29%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) VMware