Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Thin Client
UK
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 933 908 950
Rank change year-on-year -25 +42 -129
Permanent jobs citing Thin Client 264 288 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.39% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 191 253 284
UK median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £56,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,250 £37,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year -8.67% +22.95% -6.15%

Thin Client is in the Generic IT 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.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 74,767 73,998 87,726
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.34% 42.89% 43.62%
Number of salaries quoted 58,167 58,947 71,169
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% +5.55%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +6.25%

Thin Client
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Thin Client in the UK

Thin Client
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Thin Client in the UK

Thin Client
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Thin Client over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Thin Client in the UK

Thin Client
Top 15 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 21 June 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
England -12 255 £37,500 -7.98% 25
UK excluding London -4 165 £34,250 -8.67% 16
London -29 96 £41,000 -6.52% 9
South East -4 44 £28,000 -27.27% 4
North of England +34 39 £29,000 +34.88% 5
East of England -3 37 £50,000 +17.65% 1
North West +9 23 £28,000 +47.37% 3
Midlands +18 22 £37,500 +97.37% 5
South West -8 17 £23,000 -8.00% 1
Yorkshire +24 14 £31,500 -45.22% 2
West Midlands +22 14 £33,000 +43.48%
East Midlands -5 8 £38,750 +103.95% 5
Wales +7 4 £33,750 -15.63%
Scotland -36 2 - -
North East - 2 £19,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT jobs citing Thin Client also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 264 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 183 (69.32%) Windows
3 130 (49.24%) Active Directory
4 127 (48.11%) Microsoft
5 119 (45.08%) ITIL
6 115 (43.56%) Citrix
7 98 (37.12%) VMware
8 94 (35.61%) Microsoft Office
9 87 (32.95%) VMware Infrastructure
10 80 (30.30%) Windows Server
11 67 (25.38%) Office 365
12 63 (23.86%) Problem-Solving
13 60 (22.73%) DNS
13 60 (22.73%) DHCP
14 59 (22.35%) Windows 10
15 57 (21.59%) Windows 7
15 57 (21.59%) Service Delivery
16 54 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
16 54 (20.45%) SQL Server
17 52 (19.70%) SCCM
18 49 (18.56%) LAN
19 48 (18.18%) SQL
20 47 (17.80%) TCP/IP
21 42 (15.91%) WAN
22 40 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
23 37 (14.02%) PowerShell
23 37 (14.02%) Finance
24 35 (13.26%) Microsoft Certification
25 34 (12.88%) Intel
26 33 (12.50%) MS Exchange

Thin Client
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 33 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 31 (11.74%) SharePoint
3 19 (7.20%) IIS
4 13 (4.92%) OpenStack
5 12 (4.55%) Skype for Business
6 11 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 11 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.52%) CMS
10 3 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 94 (35.61%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (4.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) assyst
1 1 (0.38%) Raiser's Edge
1 1 (0.38%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 67 (25.38%) Office 365
2 20 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 3 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.14%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.76%) Amazon Glacier
7 2 (0.76%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.76%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (0.76%) IaaS
7 2 (0.76%) PaaS
7 2 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.38%) SaaS
8 1 (0.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 60 (22.73%) DHCP
1 60 (22.73%) DNS
2 49 (18.56%) LAN
3 47 (17.80%) TCP/IP
4 42 (15.91%) WAN
5 25 (9.47%) SAN
6 22 (8.33%) Firewall
7 17 (6.44%) Wireless
8 16 (6.06%) VoIP
9 14 (5.30%) VPN
10 11 (4.17%) NAS
11 9 (3.41%) Skype
12 8 (3.03%) VLAN
13 7 (2.65%) IP Telephony
13 7 (2.65%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (2.27%) Ethernet
14 6 (2.27%) Network Security
14 6 (2.27%) SNMP
15 5 (1.89%) Internet
16 4 (1.52%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.68%) Relational Database
3 13 (4.92%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.76%) GIS
5 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.38%) Big Data
6 1 (0.38%) MySQL
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (4.55%) MSI
2 4 (1.52%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
General
1 37 (14.02%) Finance
2 15 (5.68%) Billing
2 15 (5.68%) Military
3 14 (5.30%) Banking
4 13 (4.92%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.41%) Retail
6 8 (3.03%) Front Office
6 8 (3.03%) Legal
7 5 (1.89%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.52%) Automotive
8 4 (1.52%) Law
9 3 (1.14%) Advertising
9 3 (1.14%) Publishing
10 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.76%) Marketing
11 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 62 (23.48%) Support Engineer
2 56 (21.21%) IT Support
3 52 (19.70%) Analyst
4 48 (18.18%) Desktop Support
5 42 (15.91%) IT Engineer
6 41 (15.53%) IT Support Engineer
7 36 (13.64%) Desktop Engineer
7 36 (13.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 33 (12.50%) Field Engineer
9 31 (11.74%) Field Support Engineer
10 26 (9.85%) 2nd Line Support
11 23 (8.71%) Support Analyst
12 21 (7.95%) Architect
13 20 (7.58%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 18 (6.82%) Service Manager
15 17 (6.44%) Technical Analyst
16 16 (6.06%) Service Analyst
17 15 (5.68%) Service Desk Analyst
18 14 (5.30%) Delivery Manager
18 14 (5.30%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.82%) .NET
2 14 (5.30%) HTML
3 13 (4.92%) Ajax
3 13 (4.92%) ASP.NET
3 13 (4.92%) DHTML
3 13 (4.92%) Web Services
4 12 (4.55%) SOAP
4 12 (4.55%) Software Packaging
4 12 (4.55%) XML
5 5 (1.89%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.52%) REST
7 3 (1.14%) LDAP
8 2 (0.76%) COM
9 1 (0.38%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 264 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 22 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 21 (7.95%) Replication
4 18 (6.82%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.55%) iPhone
5 12 (4.55%) Private Cloud
6 11 (4.17%) iPad
6 11 (4.17%) Management Information System
7 10 (3.79%) Fintech
8 8 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (3.03%) Equities
8 8 (3.03%) Fixed Income
8 8 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (2.65%) EPoS
10 6 (2.27%) Mainframe
10 6 (2.27%) Mobile Computing
11 5 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (1.52%) Blackberry
12 4 (1.52%) Driving Licence
12 4 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 183 (69.32%) Windows
2 80 (30.30%) Windows Server
3 59 (22.35%) Windows 10
4 57 (21.59%) Windows 7
5 54 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (8.71%) Linux
8 13 (4.92%) Android
9 10 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (3.03%) Windows Phone
11 6 (2.27%) Mac OS X
11 6 (2.27%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.14%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.76%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.38%) Unix
14 1 (0.38%) VMS
14 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (45.08%) ITIL
2 63 (23.86%) Problem-Solving
3 57 (21.59%) Service Delivery
4 26 (9.85%) Service Management
5 24 (9.09%) Migration
5 24 (9.09%) Time Management
6 19 (7.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (6.82%) Presales
8 16 (6.06%) CRM
9 15 (5.68%) Configuration Management
10 13 (4.92%) Application Packaging
10 13 (4.92%) Asset Management
10 13 (4.92%) Customer Requirements
10 13 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (4.92%) Mobile Development
10 13 (4.92%) PRINCE2
10 13 (4.92%) Task Automation
11 12 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
11 12 (4.55%) Problem Management
11 12 (4.55%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 48 (18.18%) SQL
2 37 (14.02%) PowerShell
3 14 (5.30%) C#
3 14 (5.30%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.52%) VBScript
5 2 (0.76%) Java
6 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.38%) C
6 1 (0.38%) JCL
6 1 (0.38%) Python
6 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (13.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (11.74%) Degree
2 31 (11.74%) Security Cleared
3 28 (10.61%) SC Cleared
4 22 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (7.58%) MCSE
6 12 (4.55%) DV Cleared
7 8 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (3.03%) MCSA
8 7 (2.65%) MCP
9 5 (1.89%) CCNA
9 5 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.89%) MCTS
9 5 (1.89%) TOGAF Certification
10 3 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.76%) APMP
11 2 (0.76%) CCA
11 2 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.38%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.85%) SLA
2 3 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 130 (49.24%) Active Directory
2 87 (32.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (11.36%) XenApp
4 23 (8.71%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (5.68%) Hyper-V
6 15 (5.68%) Terminal Services
6 15 (5.68%) XenDesktop
7 10 (3.79%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (2.65%) Firmware
8 7 (2.65%) Virtual Desktop
8 7 (2.65%) vSphere
9 6 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (1.52%) XenServer
11 3 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (1.14%) MetaFrame
12 2 (0.76%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.38%) Docker
13 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 52 (19.70%) SCCM
2 7 (2.65%) AirWatch
2 7 (2.65%) WSUS
3 6 (2.27%) Jamf Pro
4 5 (1.89%) PowerCLI
4 5 (1.89%) vCenter Server
5 4 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (1.52%) Perfmon
5 4 (1.52%) SCOM
6 3 (1.14%) SCOrch
6 3 (1.14%) SCSM
7 2 (0.76%) Ansible
7 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.76%) Puppet
8 1 (0.38%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.38%) Packer
8 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 127 (48.11%) Microsoft
2 115 (43.56%) Citrix
3 98 (37.12%) VMware
4 34 (12.88%) Intel
5 23 (8.71%) Cisco
6 20 (7.58%) HP
7 17 (6.44%) Avaya
7 17 (6.44%) Bloomberg
8 16 (6.06%) Reuters
9 15 (5.68%) Oracle
9 15 (5.68%) Xerox
10 13 (4.92%) Apple
11 12 (4.55%) FactSet
12 10 (3.79%) Red Hat
13 8 (3.03%) FXall
13 8 (3.03%) Tradeweb
14 7 (2.65%) Dell
14 7 (2.65%) NetApp
15 6 (2.27%) EMC
15 6 (2.27%) Nortel