The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Thin Client over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Thin Client
Rank 203 187 194
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs citing Thin Client 11 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.36% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.89% 1.29% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 7
Average salary £27,600 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -16.25%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1238 1553 1225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.05% 27.95% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 1316 1066
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Thin Client
England

Thin Client
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Thin Client Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Thin Client
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Thin Client Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Thin Client
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Thin Client within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Coventry +2 8 - -
Birmingham -7 2 £27,600 -8.00% 1
Thin Client
England

Thin Client
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 13 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (76.92%) Windows 7
4 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (69.23%) MCP
5 8 (61.54%) PRINCE2
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
5 8 (61.54%) IIS
5 8 (61.54%) MCSE
5 8 (61.54%) Project Management
5 8 (61.54%) Service Management
5 8 (61.54%) Manufacturing
5 8 (61.54%) Clustering
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (61.54%) Project Planning
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (61.54%) FIX Protocol
5 8 (61.54%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (46.15%) Degree
7 4 (30.77%) Citrix
8 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 3 (23.08%) SQL
9 2 (15.38%) LAN
9 2 (15.38%) WAN
9 2 (15.38%) MS Office
9 2 (15.38%) A+ Certification

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 8 (61.54%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (61.54%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Implementation Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) DBA
2 3 (23.08%) SQL DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Services Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 8 (61.54%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows 7
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) PRINCE2
2 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 8 (61.54%) Service Management
2 8 (61.54%) Project Planning
2 8 (61.54%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (69.23%) MCP
3 8 (61.54%) MCSE
4 6 (46.15%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum - Overall package circa £50
Posted: 3 days ago