Thin Client
UK

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Thin Client in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Thin Client over the 6 months to 20 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 782 948 1057
Rank change year-on-year +166 +109 -280
Permanent jobs citing Thin Client 44 74 74
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.067% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 37 59 63
10th Percentile £33,000 £27,300 £24,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £34,500 £25,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £50,000 £36,500
Median % change year-on-year -15.00% +36.99% -8.75%
75th Percentile £54,000 £67,500 £58,375
90th Percentile - - £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +25.00% -15.49%

All Generic Skills
UK

Thin Client is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 27,653 46,359 62,088
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 35.49% 42.08% 45.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19,901 25,831 32,626
10th Percentile £29,000 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £39,788 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £65,000 £61,750
Median % change year-on-year -15.38% +5.26% +2.92%
75th Percentile £77,500 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £107,500 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Thin Client
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Thin Client as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Thin Client in the UK

Thin Client
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Thin Client.

Salary trend for Thin Client in the UK

Thin Client
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Thin Client over the 6 months to 20 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Thin Client in the UK

Thin Client
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Thin Client within the UK over the 6 months to 20 February 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
England +160 42 £42,500 -5.56% 14
UK excluding London +104 40 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Work from Home +140 21 £47,250 +26.00% 4
South West +42 17 £54,000 +103.77% 3
North of England +95 13 £35,750 +2.14% 4
North West +55 13 £35,750 -4.67% 3
South East +66 6 £52,500 +61.54%
East of England +44 4 £42,500 +6.25% 2
London +167 1 £22,000 -66.15% 4

Thin Client
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (52.27%) SharePoint
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Exchange
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 22 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
2 6 (13.64%) Azure
2 6 (13.64%) Entra ID
3 5 (11.36%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) SAN
2 17 (38.64%) NAS
3 13 (29.55%) Skype
4 12 (27.27%) DHCP
4 12 (27.27%) DNS
5 9 (20.45%) LAN
5 9 (20.45%) WAN
6 5 (11.36%) VoIP
7 4 (9.09%) BGP
7 4 (9.09%) Firewall
7 4 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) MySQL
General
1 17 (38.64%) Military
2 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (15.91%) Aerospace
4 7 (15.91%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 7 (15.91%) Retail
5 5 (11.36%) Finance
6 4 (9.09%) Social Skills
7 2 (4.55%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Senior
2 18 (40.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (36.36%) Wintel Engineer
4 15 (34.09%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 12 (27.27%) Support Engineer
6 10 (22.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (22.73%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (18.18%) IT Engineer
8 6 (13.64%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (13.64%) Technical Support
8 6 (13.64%) Technical Support Engineer
9 5 (11.36%) Senior Support Engineer
9 5 (11.36%) Senior Technical Engineer
9 5 (11.36%) Senior Technical Support
9 5 (11.36%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
10 4 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 4 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 44 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 17 (38.64%) Clustering
2 17 (38.64%) PKI
3 5 (11.36%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.09%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (6.82%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (77.27%) Windows Server
3 22 (50.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (34.09%) Linux
6 5 (11.36%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.55%) Mac OS
7 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 22 (50.00%) ITIL
3 21 (47.73%) Patch Management
4 17 (38.64%) Incident Management
4 17 (38.64%) Key Management
5 13 (29.55%) Database Mirroring
6 9 (20.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (15.91%) Presales
8 6 (13.64%) Customer Service
9 5 (11.36%) Change Control
9 5 (11.36%) CRM
9 5 (11.36%) Customer Retention
9 5 (11.36%) Customer-Centricity
9 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
9 5 (11.36%) Line Management
9 5 (11.36%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (11.36%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
10 4 (9.09%) Service Design
10 4 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) PowerShell
2 13 (29.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 22 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.36%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (9.09%) Degree
5 2 (4.55%) MCSE
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) GDPR
2 4 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 25 (56.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (43.18%) Hyper-V
4 17 (38.64%) VMware NSX
4 17 (38.64%) vSphere
5 3 (6.82%) BitLocker
5 3 (6.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (38.64%) Failover Clustering
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft Clustering
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 16 (36.36%) SCCM
3 3 (6.82%) Ansible
3 3 (6.82%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 35 (79.55%) Microsoft
2 28 (63.64%) VMware
3 9 (20.45%) Citrix
4 5 (11.36%) Cisco
5 4 (9.09%) NetApp
6 1 (2.27%) Acronis
6 1 (2.27%) Apple
6 1 (2.27%) Dell
6 1 (2.27%) HP