Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Thin Client
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 955 1013 943
Rank change year-on-year +58 -70 -40
Permanent jobs citing Thin Client 234 226 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.29% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 183 201 308
UK median annual salary £38,000 £36,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -4.64% +7.86%
10th Percentile £21,050 £19,000 £23,275
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,575 £28,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +16.34% -25.33% +15.38%

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 77316 77666 91267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.92% 40.92% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 58373 63794 73158
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £79,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Thin Client in the UK

Thin Client
Top 13 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 23 November 2017. 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 +50 226 £37,500 +1.35% 14
UK excluding London +44 134 £32,575 +16.34% 7
London +21 99 £40,000 -20.00% 8
South East +47 50 £29,500 +5.36% 2
North of England +37 47 £39,500 +9.72% 1
North West -5 29 £34,150 -5.14%
Yorkshire +46 18 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Midlands +5 14 £23,000 -8.00% 1
East Midlands +17 9 £19,000 - 1
East of England -2 8 £43,000 +22.86% 2
South West -4 8 £23,000 -17.86%
Wales +20 7 £40,000 +110.53%
West Midlands +11 5 £23,000 -8.00%

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Thin Client also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Thin Client.

1 234 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 195 (83.33%) Windows
3 142 (60.68%) Citrix
4 123 (52.56%) Active Directory
5 112 (47.86%) Microsoft
6 111 (47.44%) VMware
7 110 (47.01%) Windows Server
8 96 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 87 (37.18%) ITIL
10 74 (31.62%) Windows Server 2012
11 71 (30.34%) Office 365
12 69 (29.49%) Microsoft Office
13 63 (26.92%) Windows 7
14 56 (23.93%) Windows 10
15 55 (23.50%) SCCM
16 54 (23.08%) TCP/IP
17 52 (22.22%) DNS
18 47 (20.09%) DHCP
18 47 (20.09%) Windows Server 2008
19 46 (19.66%) Finance
20 45 (19.23%) MS Exchange
21 42 (17.95%) Microsoft App-V
22 39 (16.67%) Cisco
23 38 (16.24%) SQL
23 38 (16.24%) Service Delivery
23 38 (16.24%) PowerShell
24 37 (15.81%) XenApp
25 36 (15.38%) Security Cleared
26 35 (14.96%) Microsoft Certification
27 34 (14.53%) SharePoint

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 45 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 34 (14.53%) SharePoint
3 22 (9.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (7.26%) Skype for Business
5 14 (5.98%) Oracle Workflow
6 12 (5.13%) IIS
7 11 (4.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (4.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.28%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.28%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.85%) CMS
10 2 (0.85%) Confluence
10 2 (0.85%) FileNet
10 2 (0.85%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 69 (29.49%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (5.98%) Teamcenter
2 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.85%) iTrent
2 2 (0.85%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 71 (30.34%) Office 365
2 21 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.14%) Mimecast
5 4 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.71%) SaaS
6 3 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (1.28%) IaaS
7 2 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (0.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.85%) Amazon Glacier
7 2 (0.85%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.85%) G Suite
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 2 (0.85%) PaaS
7 2 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.85%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 54 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 52 (22.22%) DNS
3 47 (20.09%) DHCP
4 28 (11.97%) SAN
5 25 (10.68%) WAN
6 23 (9.83%) Firewall
6 23 (9.83%) LAN
7 16 (6.84%) VoIP
8 13 (5.56%) Wireless
9 12 (5.13%) Remote Desktop
9 12 (5.13%) VPN
10 11 (4.70%) NetScaler
11 10 (4.27%) Internet
12 9 (3.85%) NAS
12 9 (3.85%) Skype
12 9 (3.85%) VLAN
13 7 (2.99%) Unified Communications
14 6 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (2.14%) Ethernet
16 4 (1.71%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.84%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.28%) Apache Hive
4 3 (1.28%) Big Data
4 3 (1.28%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.28%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.28%) MySQL
4 3 (1.28%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.28%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (8.55%) MSI
2 6 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.43%) JMeter
3 1 (0.43%) Selenium
3 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
General
1 46 (19.66%) Finance
2 29 (12.39%) Banking
3 24 (10.26%) Billing
3 24 (10.26%) Military
4 14 (5.98%) Investment Banking
5 11 (4.70%) Law
6 9 (3.85%) Manufacturing
7 8 (3.42%) Retail
8 5 (2.14%) Back Office
9 4 (1.71%) Front Office
9 4 (1.71%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.28%) Advertising
10 3 (1.28%) Publishing
11 2 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (26.50%) Analyst
2 53 (22.65%) Support Engineer
3 52 (22.22%) Desktop Support
4 39 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 39 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 37 (15.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 28 (11.97%) IT Engineer
6 28 (11.97%) IT Support
7 27 (11.54%) Citrix Engineer
8 23 (9.83%) IT Support Engineer
9 21 (8.97%) Field Engineer
9 21 (8.97%) Office 365 Engineer
9 21 (8.97%) SCCM Engineer
10 20 (8.55%) Field Support Engineer
11 19 (8.12%) Citrix Support
11 19 (8.12%) Technical Analyst
12 18 (7.69%) Citrix Support Engineer
12 18 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
13 15 (6.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 14 (5.98%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.55%) Software Packaging
2 7 (2.99%) .NET
3 5 (2.14%) CSS
3 5 (2.14%) HTML
4 4 (1.71%) X-Windows
5 3 (1.28%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.28%) CSS3
5 3 (1.28%) HTML5
6 2 (0.85%) Web Services
7 1 (0.43%) ADSI
7 1 (0.43%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 234 (100.00%) Fat Client
2 34 (14.53%) Data Centre
3 28 (11.97%) Replication
4 27 (11.54%) Management Information System
5 15 (6.41%) User Experience
6 10 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.85%) Life Science
8 8 (3.42%) BYOD
9 7 (2.99%) Blackberry
10 6 (2.56%) iPad
10 6 (2.56%) Mobile Computing
10 6 (2.56%) PKI
11 5 (2.14%) EMC VNX
11 5 (2.14%) iPhone
11 5 (2.14%) Reinsurance
12 4 (1.71%) Clustering
12 4 (1.71%) Computer Science
12 4 (1.71%) Public Cloud
12 4 (1.71%) Smartphone
13 3 (1.28%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 195 (83.33%) Windows
2 110 (47.01%) Windows Server
3 74 (31.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 63 (26.92%) Windows 7
5 56 (23.93%) Windows 10
6 47 (20.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (6.41%) Mac OS X
8 9 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (3.42%) Android
9 8 (3.42%) Apple iOS
9 8 (3.42%) Mac OS
10 6 (2.56%) Linux
11 4 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.71%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.85%) Unix
12 2 (0.85%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (37.18%) ITIL
2 38 (16.24%) Service Delivery
3 33 (14.10%) Time Management
4 30 (12.82%) Service Management
5 29 (12.39%) Configuration Management
6 25 (10.68%) Application Packaging
7 24 (10.26%) Presales
8 23 (9.83%) Asset Management
8 23 (9.83%) Task Automation
9 18 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (6.84%) Infrastructure Management
10 16 (6.84%) Migration
11 15 (6.41%) Change Management
11 15 (6.41%) Workflow
12 14 (5.98%) IT Strategy
12 14 (5.98%) PLM
12 14 (5.98%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (5.56%) Project Management
14 12 (5.13%) Business Continuity
15 11 (4.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (16.24%) PowerShell
1 38 (16.24%) SQL
2 6 (2.56%) C#
3 5 (2.14%) JavaScript
3 5 (2.14%) VB
4 2 (0.85%) Java
4 2 (0.85%) PHP
4 2 (0.85%) Python
5 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 35 (14.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (14.53%) SC Cleared
4 18 (7.69%) Degree
5 17 (7.26%) MCSA
6 12 (5.13%) Citrix Certification
7 10 (4.27%) DV Cleared
7 10 (4.27%) MCITP
8 9 (3.85%) CCA
8 9 (3.85%) MCSE
9 6 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.28%) CCEA
11 3 (1.28%) MCP
12 2 (0.85%) CCAA
12 2 (0.85%) CCNA
12 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.85%) CISSP
12 2 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.97%) SLA
2 10 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.28%) QA
4 2 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 123 (52.56%) Active Directory
2 96 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (17.95%) Microsoft App-V
4 37 (15.81%) XenApp
5 28 (11.97%) Hyper-V
6 23 (9.83%) XenDesktop
7 12 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (3.85%) Terminal Server
9 8 (3.42%) Virtual Desktop
9 8 (3.42%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (2.99%) Terminal Services
11 5 (2.14%) ISA Server
11 5 (2.14%) vSphere
12 4 (1.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (1.71%) VMware Server
13 3 (1.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (1.28%) MetaFrame
14 2 (0.85%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 55 (23.50%) SCCM
2 16 (6.84%) SCOM
3 14 (5.98%) WSUS
4 11 (4.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 8 (3.42%) Jamf Pro
6 7 (2.99%) SCSM
6 7 (2.99%) vCenter Server
7 6 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (2.14%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.85%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.85%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.43%) Ansible
10 1 (0.43%) HP SiteScope
10 1 (0.43%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.43%) Nagios
10 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.43%) Puppet
10 1 (0.43%) Salt
10 1 (0.43%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 142 (60.68%) Citrix
2 112 (47.86%) Microsoft
3 111 (47.44%) VMware
4 39 (16.67%) Cisco
5 24 (10.26%) Xerox
6 21 (8.97%) Bloomberg
6 21 (8.97%) Reuters
7 20 (8.55%) FactSet
7 20 (8.55%) Intel
7 20 (8.55%) Oracle
8 19 (8.12%) Dell
8 19 (8.12%) HP
9 18 (7.69%) Symantec
10 15 (6.41%) CommVault
11 14 (5.98%) Apple
11 14 (5.98%) NetApp
11 14 (5.98%) Siemens
12 13 (5.56%) AppSense
13 11 (4.70%) EqualLogic
14 10 (4.27%) EMC