The table below looks at the statistics for Terminal Services skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Terminal Services over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 619 518 617
Rank change year-on-year
-101 +99
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 292 432 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.40% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 2.27% 3.83% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 260 330 227
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,750 £31,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.60% -3.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12853 11285 11917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.30% 10.35% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10815 9500 10253
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Terminal Services
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Terminal Services Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Terminal Services
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Terminal Services within the UK.

Terminal Services Salary Trend in the UK

Terminal Services
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Terminal Services over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 within the UK.

Terminal Services Salary Histogram in the UK

Terminal Services
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Terminal Services within the UK over the 3 months to 31 October 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
England -103 267 £32,500 - 45
South East -17 108 £28,000 - 8
Surrey +5 63 £28,000 +5.66% 2
Dorking +1 45 £25,500 -8.92% 2
London -61 44 £35,000 - 10
South West -20 30 £39,500 +21.53% 6
Berkshire +9 21 £46,000 +99.96% 4
East of England -15 20 £34,000 +4.61%
Yorkshire -34 18 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Bristol +4 17 £39,500 +31.66% 5
West Yorkshire -10 17 £50,000 +25.00% 3
City of London +26 16 £32,500 -7.14% 2
North West -20 16 £31,250 +27.55% 8
West Midlands -48 16 £46,000 -8.00% 6
Leeds -14 15 £50,000 +15.60% 1
South Wales +3 13 £24,000 -14.28% 5
East Midlands +2 13 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Wales -4 13 £24,000 -14.28% 5
Reading -9 13 £46,000 -12.38% 4
Cardiff +10 12 £24,000 - 2
Wiltshire +3 12 £23,500 -21.66% 1
Birmingham -24 11 £46,000 -8.00% 4
Hampshire -2 10 £33,500 +3.07% 2
Basingstoke - 10 £33,500 -
Nottinghamshire +10 9 £43,750 +75.00% 1
Nottingham +8 9 £43,750 -
Essex - 8 £32,000 -
Basildon - 7 £34,000 -
Cheshire -7 6 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Hertfordshire -11 6 £19,000 -20.83%

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 484 (92.54%) Windows
2 370 (70.75%) Active Directory
3 362 (69.22%) Microsoft
4 334 (63.86%) VMware
5 283 (54.11%) MS Exchange
6 267 (51.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 258 (49.33%) Citrix
8 220 (42.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 196 (37.48%) MS Excel
10 189 (36.14%) Firewall
11 170 (32.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 165 (31.55%) Cisco
13 164 (31.36%) DNS
14 146 (27.92%) MS Office
15 137 (26.20%) Windows Server 2012
16 136 (26.00%) Windows 7
17 135 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2007
18 133 (25.43%) ITIL
19 132 (25.24%) Exchange Server 2010
20 131 (25.05%) Exchange Server 2003
21 127 (24.28%) XenApp
22 116 (22.18%) SQL Server
23 114 (21.80%) DHCP
23 114 (21.80%) SAN
24 113 (21.61%) SQL
25 112 (21.41%) Exchange Server 2013
26 108 (20.65%) TCP/IP
27 107 (20.46%) Windows XP
27 107 (20.46%) Windows 8
28 101 (19.31%) WAN

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 283 (54.11%) MS Exchange
2 135 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 132 (25.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 131 (25.05%) Exchange Server 2003
5 112 (21.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 79 (15.11%) SharePoint
7 69 (13.19%) IIS
8 39 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2000
9 30 (5.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 30 (5.74%) Lync
10 8 (1.53%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.76%) Apache
13 3 (0.57%) Lotus Domino
13 3 (0.57%) WorkSite
14 2 (0.38%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 196 (37.48%) MS Excel
2 146 (27.92%) MS Office
3 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.34%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
2 7 (1.34%) Advent Moxy
3 4 (0.76%) Sage 50
3 4 (0.76%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.12%) Office 365
2 10 (1.91%) SaaS
3 6 (1.15%) PaaS
3 6 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.57%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 189 (36.14%) Firewall
2 164 (31.36%) DNS
3 114 (21.80%) SAN
3 114 (21.80%) DHCP
4 108 (20.65%) TCP/IP
5 101 (19.31%) WAN
6 100 (19.12%) VPN
7 77 (14.72%) LAN
8 66 (12.62%) VoIP
9 62 (11.85%) Internet
10 39 (7.46%) VLAN
11 30 (5.74%) MPLS
12 29 (5.54%) Wireless
13 22 (4.21%) SMTP
14 20 (3.82%) NAS
15 18 (3.44%) ISDN
15 18 (3.44%) Ethernet
16 17 (3.25%) ADSL
16 17 (3.25%) Network Security
16 17 (3.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (22.18%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (1.34%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (0.96%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (0.96%) MySQL
7 4 (0.76%) MS Access
8 2 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.19%) WiX
3 1 (0.19%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.19%) MSI
General
1 44 (8.41%) Finance
2 29 (5.54%) Retail
3 21 (4.02%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.44%) Manufacturing
5 14 (2.68%) Legal
6 11 (2.10%) Marketing
7 6 (1.15%) Publishing
8 3 (0.57%) French Language
8 3 (0.57%) German Language
8 3 (0.57%) Back Office
8 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.38%) Advertising
9 2 (0.38%) Law
10 1 (0.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 116 (22.18%) Support Engineer
2 84 (16.06%) Analyst
3 68 (13.00%) Architect
4 61 (11.66%) 2nd Line Support
5 53 (10.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 46 (8.80%) Technical Support
7 40 (7.65%) 3rd Line Support
8 38 (7.27%) Support Analyst
9 36 (6.88%) Wintel Architect
10 35 (6.69%) Service Analyst
10 35 (6.69%) Service Desk Analyst
11 30 (5.74%) Consultant
11 30 (5.74%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 29 (5.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 27 (5.16%) Technical Architect
14 25 (4.78%) Technical Engineer
14 25 (4.78%) IT Support
15 23 (4.40%) Technical Support Engineer
16 22 (4.21%) Service Desk Engineer
17 19 (3.63%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.25%) .NET
2 11 (2.10%) HTML
3 7 (1.34%) Software Packaging
4 3 (0.57%) Web Services
5 2 (0.38%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.38%) COM
6 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.19%) XML
6 1 (0.19%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 67 (12.81%) Thin Client
1 67 (12.81%) Fat Client
2 58 (11.09%) Blackberry
3 54 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (7.27%) Clustering
5 17 (3.25%) iPhone
5 17 (3.25%) Computer Science
6 14 (2.68%) User Experience
7 13 (2.49%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.29%) Mathematics
9 11 (2.10%) Replication
10 9 (1.72%) PDA
11 7 (1.34%) Enterprise Storage
12 6 (1.15%) PKI
12 6 (1.15%) Handset
13 5 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.96%) iPad
14 4 (0.76%) FMCG
14 4 (0.76%) Statistics
15 3 (0.57%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 484 (92.54%) Windows
2 220 (42.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 170 (32.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 137 (26.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 136 (26.00%) Windows 7
6 107 (20.46%) Windows 8
6 107 (20.46%) Windows XP
7 60 (11.47%) Linux
8 39 (7.46%) Windows Vista
9 22 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (3.06%) UNIX
11 14 (2.68%) Android
12 13 (2.49%) Windows 2000 Server
13 9 (1.72%) Solaris
14 8 (1.53%) Windows 2000
15 7 (1.34%) Mac OS
16 6 (1.15%) VMS
17 5 (0.96%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.96%) AIX
17 5 (0.96%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (25.43%) ITIL
2 64 (12.24%) Kalman Filter
3 54 (10.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 35 (6.69%) Mentoring
5 28 (5.35%) Service Delivery
6 24 (4.59%) Change Management
7 23 (4.40%) Service Management
8 22 (4.21%) Configuration Management
9 21 (4.02%) Problem Management
9 21 (4.02%) Time Management
10 19 (3.63%) Coaching
11 18 (3.44%) Performance Monitoring
11 18 (3.44%) ERP
12 17 (3.25%) Project Management
13 15 (2.87%) Load Balancing
13 15 (2.87%) Capacity Planning
14 14 (2.68%) E-Commerce
14 14 (2.68%) ITSM
15 13 (2.49%) CRM
15 13 (2.49%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 113 (21.61%) SQL
2 47 (8.99%) PowerShell
3 22 (4.21%) C
4 16 (3.06%) VB
5 14 (2.68%) Perl
6 12 (2.29%) Java
6 12 (2.29%) Python
7 10 (1.91%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.57%) VBScript
8 3 (0.57%) C#
8 3 (0.57%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.38%) VBA
9 2 (0.38%) PHP
9 2 (0.38%) R
10 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.19%) C++
10 1 (0.19%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.19%) Ruby
10 1 (0.19%) X++
Qualifications
1 76 (14.53%) Security Cleared
2 74 (14.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 60 (11.47%) MCP
4 53 (10.13%) SC Cleared
5 52 (9.94%) Degree
6 47 (8.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 42 (8.03%) MCSE
8 39 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
9 35 (6.69%) CCNA
10 19 (3.63%) MCITP
11 14 (2.68%) CCNP
11 14 (2.68%) MCSA
12 10 (1.91%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (1.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (1.34%) CCA
13 7 (1.34%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.96%) CCSP
14 5 (0.96%) CCIP
15 4 (0.76%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (13.58%) SLA
2 5 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 370 (70.75%) Active Directory
2 267 (51.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 127 (24.28%) XenApp
4 94 (17.97%) Hyper-V
5 84 (16.06%) VMware ESX
6 43 (8.22%) vSphere
7 18 (3.44%) XenServer
8 16 (3.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 15 (2.87%) MetaFrame
9 15 (2.87%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (2.68%) UAG
10 14 (2.68%) Microsoft App-V
11 13 (2.49%) ISA Server
12 12 (2.29%) XenDesktop
13 11 (2.10%) VMware Workstation
14 10 (1.91%) Xen
14 10 (1.91%) Forefront TMG
15 7 (1.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 4 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 4 (0.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 77 (14.72%) Backup Exec
2 69 (13.19%) Norton AntiVirus
3 35 (6.69%) SCCM
4 19 (3.63%) SCOM
5 18 (3.44%) NetBackup
5 18 (3.44%) WSUS
6 15 (2.87%) OpenView
6 15 (2.87%) OPNET
7 14 (2.68%) Nagios
7 14 (2.68%) ARCserve
8 13 (2.49%) SolarWinds Orion
9 11 (2.10%) CA Spectrum
10 7 (1.34%) EdgeSight
10 7 (1.34%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 4 (0.76%) Netcool
11 4 (0.76%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 4 (0.76%) CiscoWorks
11 4 (0.76%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
12 3 (0.57%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 362 (69.22%) Microsoft
2 334 (63.86%) VMware
3 258 (49.33%) Citrix
4 165 (31.55%) Cisco
5 92 (17.59%) Symantec
6 82 (15.68%) HP
7 56 (10.71%) Dell
8 46 (8.80%) Veeam
9 34 (6.50%) SonicWALL
10 31 (5.93%) Apple
11 29 (5.54%) Juniper
12 22 (4.21%) Oracle
12 22 (4.21%) CheckPoint
13 19 (3.63%) Avaya
14 17 (3.25%) SolarWinds
14 17 (3.25%) F5
15 16 (3.06%) Kaseya
16 15 (2.87%) EMC
17 11 (2.10%) CA
17 11 (2.10%) Riverbed
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + bonus,training, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £31000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Connect Support Services Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Charlotte James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + benefits + bonus (up to 10%)
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Total Gas & Power Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Excellent Benefits package offered
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23000 - 26000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago