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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 640 513 591
Rank change year-on-year
-127 +78
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 263 433 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.40% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 1.97% 3.76% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 229 359 259
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -1.58%

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
13359 11509 11767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.93% 10.51% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11334 9517 10121
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -111 246 £35,000 +7.69% 28
South East -23 92 £29,000 -3.33% 5
London -13 68 £42,500 +21.42% 11
Surrey -1 50 £28,000 -1.75% 4
Dorking -3 31 £21,500 -23.21% 1
Berkshire +1 23 £41,500 +1.21%
East Midlands +28 19 £30,000 -33.33% 1
City of London +29 17 £32,000 -20.00% 5
West Midlands -12 17 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire -34 15 £29,000 -17.14% 1
North West -11 14 £39,500 +58.00% 1
West Yorkshire -13 13 £40,000 +14.28% 1
South West -23 12 £42,250 +30.00% 5
Leeds -1 11 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Birmingham -6 10 £35,000 -30.00%
Bristol -6 10 £39,500 +31.66%
Manchester -12 10 £40,000 -9.09% 1
Nottinghamshire -1 9 £41,674 -7.39%
East of England -40 9 £37,500 +21.95% 2
Nottingham +5 8 £41,674 -7.39%
Reading +1 8 £33,750 -37.20%
Buckinghamshire -1 8 £34,750 +2.96%
Milton Keynes -3 8 £34,750 +6.92%
South Wales -14 8 £24,000 -20.00%
Wales -24 8 £24,000 -20.00%
Cardiff - 8 £24,000 -
Northamptonshire - 8 £25,750 - 1
Redhill -5 7 £45,000 -14.28%
Hampshire -28 7 £41,750 +51.81%
Stockport - 6 £40,000 -

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 503 (91.96%) Windows
2 395 (72.21%) Microsoft
3 376 (68.74%) Active Directory
4 342 (62.52%) VMware
5 319 (58.32%) MS Exchange
6 279 (51.01%) Citrix
7 271 (49.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 231 (42.23%) Firewall
9 229 (41.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 214 (39.12%) MS Excel
11 186 (34.00%) Cisco
12 182 (33.27%) DNS
13 165 (30.16%) Windows Server 2003
14 153 (27.97%) Windows Server 2012
14 153 (27.97%) XenApp
15 151 (27.61%) Windows 7
16 148 (27.06%) ITIL
17 147 (26.87%) MS Office
18 145 (26.51%) SAN
19 141 (25.78%) SQL
20 139 (25.41%) Hyper-V
21 136 (24.86%) Exchange Server 2010
22 133 (24.31%) DHCP
23 126 (23.03%) Windows 8
24 122 (22.30%) Exchange Server 2003
25 119 (21.76%) TCP/IP
26 118 (21.57%) WAN
26 118 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2007
27 117 (21.39%) Exchange Server 2013
28 112 (20.48%) SQL Server

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 319 (58.32%) MS Exchange
2 136 (24.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 122 (22.30%) Exchange Server 2003
4 118 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 117 (21.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 93 (17.00%) SharePoint
7 84 (15.36%) IIS
8 42 (7.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 39 (7.13%) Exchange Server 2000
10 31 (5.67%) Lync
11 6 (1.10%) Lotus Domino
11 6 (1.10%) Apache
11 6 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.91%) WorkSite
12 5 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.73%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.37%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 214 (39.12%) MS Excel
2 147 (26.87%) MS Office
3 3 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.37%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.28%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
2 7 (1.28%) Advent Moxy
3 4 (0.73%) SAP Business One
3 4 (0.73%) Sage 50
4 3 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.48%) Office 365
2 10 (1.83%) SaaS
3 6 (1.10%) PaaS
4 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.55%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 231 (42.23%) Firewall
2 182 (33.27%) DNS
3 145 (26.51%) SAN
4 133 (24.31%) DHCP
5 119 (21.76%) TCP/IP
6 118 (21.57%) WAN
7 103 (18.83%) VPN
8 96 (17.55%) LAN
9 73 (13.35%) VoIP
10 61 (11.15%) Internet
11 59 (10.79%) VLAN
12 34 (6.22%) MPLS
13 32 (5.85%) iSCSI
14 31 (5.67%) Wireless
15 28 (5.12%) NAS
16 27 (4.94%) SMTP
17 19 (3.47%) ISDN
18 18 (3.29%) SSL
19 16 (2.93%) Ethernet
19 16 (2.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (20.48%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (4.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (1.83%) MySQL
5 8 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.10%) MS Access
7 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.55%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.55%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.18%) QlikView
10 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.18%) DB2
10 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (0.73%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.55%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.18%) WiX
4 1 (0.18%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.18%) MSI
General
1 45 (8.23%) Finance
2 29 (5.30%) Retail
3 26 (4.75%) Telecoms
4 19 (3.47%) Manufacturing
5 17 (3.11%) Legal
6 11 (2.01%) Law
7 8 (1.46%) Back Office
8 6 (1.10%) Banking
8 6 (1.10%) Marketing
9 5 (0.91%) Publishing
10 3 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.55%) Advertising
11 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 101 (18.46%) Support Engineer
2 93 (17.00%) Analyst
3 67 (12.25%) Architect
4 54 (9.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 52 (9.51%) 2nd Line Support
6 47 (8.59%) 3rd Line Support
7 46 (8.41%) Technical Support
8 40 (7.31%) Service Analyst
8 40 (7.31%) Service Desk Analyst
9 39 (7.13%) Support Analyst
10 36 (6.58%) Wintel Architect
11 32 (5.85%) Administrator
12 29 (5.30%) IT Support
13 28 (5.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 28 (5.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 27 (4.94%) Technical Engineer
15 24 (4.39%) Technical Support Engineer
16 21 (3.84%) Technical Architect
16 21 (3.84%) Systems Administrator
16 21 (3.84%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.93%) .NET
2 14 (2.56%) Web Services
3 4 (0.73%) SAML
3 4 (0.73%) HTML
3 4 (0.73%) LAMP
4 3 (0.55%) XSLT
5 2 (0.37%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.37%) COM
6 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.18%) Middleware
6 1 (0.18%) XML
6 1 (0.18%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 73 (13.35%) Blackberry
2 72 (13.16%) Thin Client
2 72 (13.16%) Fat Client
3 53 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (8.78%) Clustering
5 24 (4.39%) Replication
6 21 (3.84%) Management Information System
7 20 (3.66%) iPhone
8 14 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
9 12 (2.19%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.28%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.28%) PDA
10 7 (1.28%) User Experience
11 6 (1.10%) PKI
11 6 (1.10%) Handset
11 6 (1.10%) Mainframe
12 5 (0.91%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.91%) iPad
12 5 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.73%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 503 (91.96%) Windows
2 229 (41.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 165 (30.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 153 (27.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 151 (27.61%) Windows 7
6 126 (23.03%) Windows 8
7 100 (18.28%) Windows XP
8 71 (12.98%) Linux
9 40 (7.31%) Windows Vista
10 27 (4.94%) UNIX
11 24 (4.39%) Android
12 17 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
14 12 (2.19%) Windows 2000
15 11 (2.01%) Solaris
16 9 (1.65%) CentOS
17 8 (1.46%) Mac OS
18 7 (1.28%) Windows NT
19 6 (1.10%) VMS
19 6 (1.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (27.06%) ITIL
2 76 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 72 (13.16%) Kalman Filter
4 36 (6.58%) Mentoring
5 33 (6.03%) Service Delivery
6 32 (5.85%) Change Management
7 28 (5.12%) Configuration Management
8 24 (4.39%) Problem Management
9 23 (4.20%) Project Management
9 23 (4.20%) ITSM
10 22 (4.02%) Service Management
11 21 (3.84%) Time Management
12 20 (3.66%) Root Cause Analysis
12 20 (3.66%) Coaching
13 19 (3.47%) ERP
14 16 (2.93%) CRM
14 16 (2.93%) Business Continuity
14 16 (2.93%) High Availability
15 15 (2.74%) Change Control
16 14 (2.56%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 141 (25.78%) SQL
2 57 (10.42%) PowerShell
3 25 (4.57%) C
4 11 (2.01%) VB
5 9 (1.65%) T-SQL
6 8 (1.46%) Perl
7 6 (1.10%) VBScript
8 5 (0.91%) C#
8 5 (0.91%) Java
8 5 (0.91%) Python
9 3 (0.55%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.55%) PHP
10 2 (0.37%) VBA
10 2 (0.37%) R
11 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.18%) Ruby
11 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 85 (15.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (10.97%) MCSE
2 60 (10.97%) Security Cleared
3 59 (10.79%) MCP
4 55 (10.05%) Cisco Certification
4 55 (10.05%) SC Cleared
5 53 (9.69%) Degree
6 52 (9.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 47 (8.59%) CCNA
8 23 (4.20%) Citrix Certification
9 20 (3.66%) CCNP
10 18 (3.29%) MCSA
10 18 (3.29%) CCA
11 14 (2.56%) MCITP
12 8 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (0.91%) VCP5
13 5 (0.91%) CCSA
13 5 (0.91%) CCSE
13 5 (0.91%) CISSP
13 5 (0.91%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (16.64%) SLA
2 5 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.37%) QA
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 376 (68.74%) Active Directory
2 271 (49.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 153 (27.97%) XenApp
4 139 (25.41%) Hyper-V
5 80 (14.63%) VMware ESX
6 51 (9.32%) vSphere
7 30 (5.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 22 (4.02%) ISA Server
8 22 (4.02%) XenDesktop
9 21 (3.84%) XenServer
10 20 (3.66%) Microsoft App-V
11 13 (2.38%) MetaFrame
12 12 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (2.01%) Forefront TMG
13 11 (2.01%) UAG
14 10 (1.83%) Xen
15 9 (1.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 7 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
17 3 (0.55%) NFS
18 2 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 99 (18.10%) Backup Exec
2 78 (14.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 46 (8.41%) SCCM
4 35 (6.40%) SCOM
5 24 (4.39%) NetBackup
6 19 (3.47%) ARCserve
7 14 (2.56%) Nagios
7 14 (2.56%) EdgeSight
8 12 (2.19%) WSUS
9 6 (1.10%) SolarWinds Orion
10 5 (0.91%) BladeLogic
11 4 (0.73%) CA Spectrum
11 4 (0.73%) ZENworks
11 4 (0.73%) DameWare
11 4 (0.73%) OPNET
11 4 (0.73%) OpenView
12 3 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
12 3 (0.55%) SCDPM
12 3 (0.55%) Cacti
Vendors
1 395 (72.21%) Microsoft
2 342 (62.52%) VMware
3 279 (51.01%) Citrix
4 186 (34.00%) Cisco
5 111 (20.29%) Symantec
6 88 (16.09%) HP
7 59 (10.79%) Dell
8 56 (10.24%) Veeam
9 38 (6.95%) CheckPoint
10 33 (6.03%) Apple
11 32 (5.85%) SonicWALL
12 29 (5.30%) Juniper
13 23 (4.20%) EMC
14 20 (3.66%) Avaya
15 17 (3.11%) Oracle
15 17 (3.11%) Kaseya
16 16 (2.93%) AppSense
17 14 (2.56%) Wyse
18 13 (2.38%) Mitel
19 11 (2.01%) Websense
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chatham, Kent
JNC Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + On Call
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £4K Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Rosemont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cornwall
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunbury
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum, Benefits: Depending on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum, Benefits Depending on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London, South East, United Kingdom
Agilisys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £20,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago