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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Thin Client
Rank 158 172 163
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Thin Client 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.081% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.22% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £52,500 £22,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+138.63% -32.30%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%
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
1207 1347 1249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.40% 36.22% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 769 892 789
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 July 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
Stirling - 3 - -
Edinburgh +6 1 £52,500 +138.63% 1
Thin Client
UK

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) ITSM
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
4 3 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) Dell
4 3 (50.00%) Apple
4 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 3 (50.00%) Android
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Retail
5 2 (33.33%) Logistics
5 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
5 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) AppSense
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2

Thin Client
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 3 (50.00%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Logistics
2 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
1 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Apple
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) AppSense
4 1 (16.67%) Wyse