The first table below looks at the demand for Terminal Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Terminal Services 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 of the System Software category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 219 228 213
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 26 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.23% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 3.69% 2.98% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 25
Average salary £30,000 £21,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.53% -33.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £17,650 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £42,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
705 571 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.91% 7.87% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 589 472 673
Average salary £33,264 £37,500 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.29% +0.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,800 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Terminal Services
England

Terminal Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Terminal Services across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Terminal Services Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Terminal Services
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Terminal Services across the North West region.

Terminal Services Salary Trend in the North West

Terminal Services
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Terminal Services across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Terminal Services Salary Histogram in the North West

Terminal Services
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Terminal Services within the North West 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
Cheshire - 11 £33,500 -
Merseyside - 6 £31,750 -
Lancashire -2 5 £28,500 +50.00%
Manchester -15 2 £31,250 -3.84%
Cumbria - 1 £30,000 -
Terminal Services
England

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Terminal Services 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 Terminal Services.

1 40 (90.91%) Windows
2 28 (63.64%) Citrix
3 26 (59.09%) VMware
4 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 24 (54.55%) SAN
5 20 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
8 16 (36.36%) HP
9 15 (34.09%) MS Exchange
10 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (25.00%) Marketing
11 11 (25.00%) Firewall
11 11 (25.00%) WAN
11 11 (25.00%) VPN
12 9 (20.45%) Windows XP
12 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
12 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
12 9 (20.45%) Apple
12 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
13 8 (18.18%) VoIP
14 7 (15.91%) NetApp
14 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (15.91%) Internet
14 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (13.64%) CCNA
15 6 (13.64%) DNS
15 6 (13.64%) Cisco

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Terminal Services 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 Terminal Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (34.09%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 24 (54.55%) SAN
2 11 (25.00%) Firewall
2 11 (25.00%) WAN
2 11 (25.00%) VPN
3 8 (18.18%) VoIP
4 7 (15.91%) Internet
5 6 (13.64%) DNS
5 6 (13.64%) DHCP
6 5 (11.36%) LAN
7 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 3 (6.82%) Broadband
8 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
9 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.27%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) MS Access
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
General
1 11 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (6.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (6.82%) Advertising
2 3 (6.82%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (13.64%) Consultant
2 5 (11.36%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Technician
3 4 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (6.82%) Administrator
4 3 (6.82%) Network Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) IT Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) SQL DBA
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Help Desk Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) DBA
5 2 (4.55%) Systems Support
6 1 (2.27%) Support Technician
6 1 (2.27%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Thin Client
1 5 (11.36%) Fat Client
2 3 (6.82%) Replication
2 3 (6.82%) EPoS
2 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) SecurID
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) iPhone
4 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 40 (90.91%) Windows
2 20 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (20.45%) Windows XP
4 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
5 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (4.55%) Linux
8 1 (2.27%) VMS
8 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.36%) ITIL
2 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (6.82%) ERP
3 3 (6.82%) Business Transformation
4 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.55%) Migration
4 2 (4.55%) Data Migration
4 2 (4.55%) BCP
5 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.64%) CCNA
3 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (9.09%) CCIE
4 4 (9.09%) CCNP
4 4 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (9.09%) MCITP
5 3 (6.82%) MCP
6 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.27%) Degree
6 1 (2.27%) CCAA
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.36%) XenApp
3 5 (11.36%) vSphere
4 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.82%) ISA Server
5 3 (6.82%) VMware Server
6 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 4 (9.09%) HP SIM
2 3 (6.82%) SCCM
2 3 (6.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.27%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 28 (63.64%) Citrix
2 26 (59.09%) VMware
3 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 16 (36.36%) HP
5 9 (20.45%) Apple
6 7 (15.91%) NetApp
7 6 (13.64%) Cisco
8 5 (11.36%) Dell
9 4 (9.09%) EMC
9 4 (9.09%) ProCurve
10 2 (4.55%) Sage
10 2 (4.55%) AppSense
10 2 (4.55%) Avaya
11 1 (2.27%) SAP
11 1 (2.27%) Nortel
11 1 (2.27%) Wyse
11 1 (2.27%) MobileIron