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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 629 514 594
Rank change year-on-year
-115 +80
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 284 391 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.37% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 2.30% 3.73% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 230 309 237
Average salary £33,500 £33,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.51% -1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,475 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,750
% change year-on-year
- -0.76%

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
12333 10473 11808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.79% 9.96% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10231 8901 10144
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -118 257 £33,500 +1.51% 40
South East -51 76 £30,674 -5.61% 13
London -91 46 £37,500 +4.89% 8
Surrey -24 37 £28,000 -13.84% 7
East of England +4 32 £34,000 +9.67% 2
South West +7 28 £25,000 -39.39% 4
North West -12 28 £30,000 +12.14% 5
Dorking -3 23 £25,500 -21.53% 4
Yorkshire -31 22 £50,000 +81.81% 2
West Yorkshire -28 21 £50,000 +81.81% 2
Wiltshire +11 16 £24,267 -50.22%
Leeds -21 16 £50,000 +81.81%
Cheshire -3 15 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Hertfordshire -4 15 £30,000 +27.65%
Berkshire -14 15 £46,000 +102.19% 1
South Wales +7 14 £24,500 +5.37% 1
Wales +5 14 £24,500 -2.00% 1
West Midlands -67 14 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Watford - 14 £32,750 -
Cardiff +4 13 £24,500 +11.36% 1
City of London +3 13 £35,000 -9.67% 3
Bristol -4 11 £46,000 +47.20% 3
Reading -11 10 £46,000 +15.00%
Hampshire -20 10 £33,500 -11.84% 1
East Midlands -10 9 £40,000 +58.41% 3
Birmingham -27 9 £46,000 -8.00%
Basingstoke - 8 £33,500 - 1
Chester - 8 £28,500 -
Nottingham - 8 £40,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 8 £40,000 - 2

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 499 (93.45%) Windows
2 369 (69.10%) Active Directory
3 368 (68.91%) Microsoft
4 334 (62.55%) VMware
5 295 (55.24%) MS Exchange
6 276 (51.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 248 (46.44%) Citrix
8 222 (41.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 195 (36.52%) MS Excel
10 189 (35.39%) Firewall
11 184 (34.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 179 (33.52%) DNS
13 165 (30.90%) Cisco
14 153 (28.65%) Exchange Server 2007
15 147 (27.53%) MS Office
16 141 (26.40%) Exchange Server 2010
17 136 (25.47%) Exchange Server 2003
18 133 (24.91%) Windows Server 2012
19 128 (23.97%) Windows 7
19 128 (23.97%) TCP/IP
20 125 (23.41%) DHCP
21 123 (23.03%) VPN
22 117 (21.91%) SQL Server
23 116 (21.72%) ITIL
24 113 (21.16%) Exchange Server 2013
25 111 (20.79%) Windows XP
26 104 (19.48%) SAN
27 102 (19.10%) WAN
28 101 (18.91%) Hyper-V
28 101 (18.91%) XenApp

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 295 (55.24%) MS Exchange
2 153 (28.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 141 (26.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 136 (25.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 113 (21.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 76 (14.23%) SharePoint
7 72 (13.48%) IIS
8 43 (8.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 38 (7.12%) Exchange Server 2000
10 30 (5.62%) Lync
11 12 (2.25%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.75%) Apache
14 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.56%) Lotus Domino
15 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.37%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.37%) GlassFish
16 1 (0.19%) WorkSite
16 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 195 (36.52%) MS Excel
2 147 (27.53%) MS Office
3 6 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.31%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 7 (1.31%) Advent Moxy
2 6 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.75%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.37%) Summit
6 1 (0.19%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.81%) Office 365
2 8 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.31%) SaaS
4 6 (1.12%) PaaS
5 3 (0.56%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.37%) IaaS
6 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 189 (35.39%) Firewall
2 179 (33.52%) DNS
3 128 (23.97%) TCP/IP
4 125 (23.41%) DHCP
5 123 (23.03%) VPN
6 104 (19.48%) SAN
7 102 (19.10%) WAN
8 74 (13.86%) LAN
9 67 (12.55%) VoIP
9 67 (12.55%) Internet
10 42 (7.87%) VLAN
11 40 (7.49%) Wireless
12 30 (5.62%) ADSL
13 26 (4.87%) MPLS
14 25 (4.68%) NAS
15 21 (3.93%) SMTP
16 20 (3.75%) Ethernet
17 19 (3.56%) Network Security
17 19 (3.56%) SSL
18 16 (3.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (21.91%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (1.50%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.50%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.75%) MySQL
7 3 (0.56%) MS Access
8 2 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.19%) WiX
2 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.19%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.19%) MSI
2 1 (0.19%) AdminStudio
General
1 42 (7.87%) Finance
2 31 (5.81%) Retail
3 26 (4.87%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.43%) Marketing
4 13 (2.43%) Manufacturing
5 10 (1.87%) Legal
6 6 (1.12%) Publishing
6 6 (1.12%) French Language
6 6 (1.12%) German Language
7 5 (0.94%) Banking
7 5 (0.94%) Advertising
8 3 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.56%) Back Office
9 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.37%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 115 (21.54%) Support Engineer
2 95 (17.79%) Analyst
3 77 (14.42%) 2nd Line Support
4 64 (11.99%) Architect
5 56 (10.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 48 (8.99%) Support Analyst
7 43 (8.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 36 (6.74%) Service Desk Analyst
8 36 (6.74%) Service Analyst
9 34 (6.37%) Wintel Architect
10 33 (6.18%) 3rd Line Support
10 33 (6.18%) Technical Architect
10 33 (6.18%) Consultant
10 33 (6.18%) IT Support
11 28 (5.24%) Technical Support
12 22 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 21 (3.93%) Field Engineer
14 18 (3.37%) Systems Engineer
14 18 (3.37%) Service Desk Engineer
15 16 (3.00%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.37%) .NET
2 11 (2.06%) HTML
3 9 (1.69%) Software Packaging
4 3 (0.56%) Application Packaging
4 3 (0.56%) Web Services
5 2 (0.37%) COM
6 1 (0.19%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 76 (14.23%) Blackberry
2 62 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (9.36%) Thin Client
3 50 (9.36%) Fat Client
4 49 (9.18%) Clustering
5 21 (3.93%) iPhone
6 17 (3.18%) Computer Science
7 15 (2.81%) Enterprise Storage
8 14 (2.62%) User Experience
9 13 (2.43%) PDA
10 12 (2.25%) Mathematics
11 11 (2.06%) Replication
12 10 (1.87%) Management Information System
13 7 (1.31%) Firmware
13 7 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (1.12%) Handset
14 6 (1.12%) PKI
14 6 (1.12%) Statistics
15 5 (0.94%) Digital Media
16 4 (0.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 499 (93.45%) Windows
2 222 (41.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 184 (34.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 133 (24.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 128 (23.97%) Windows 7
6 111 (20.79%) Windows XP
7 79 (14.79%) Windows 8
8 60 (11.24%) Linux
9 45 (8.43%) Windows Vista
10 21 (3.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (3.00%) UNIX
12 15 (2.81%) Android
13 14 (2.62%) Windows 2000 Server
14 10 (1.87%) Windows 2000
15 8 (1.50%) Solaris
15 8 (1.50%) Mac OS
16 7 (1.31%) VMS
17 5 (0.94%) AIX
17 5 (0.94%) HPUX
17 5 (0.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (21.72%) ITIL
2 49 (9.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 45 (8.43%) Kalman Filter
4 31 (5.81%) Mentoring
5 29 (5.43%) Service Management
6 28 (5.24%) Time Management
7 27 (5.06%) Service Delivery
8 22 (4.12%) Incident Management
9 19 (3.56%) Problem Management
10 18 (3.37%) Load Balancing
11 17 (3.18%) Capacity Planning
11 17 (3.18%) ERP
11 17 (3.18%) Performance Monitoring
12 16 (3.00%) Project Management
12 16 (3.00%) Change Control
13 15 (2.81%) Configuration Management
13 15 (2.81%) Change Management
14 14 (2.62%) E-Commerce
15 13 (2.43%) Coaching
15 13 (2.43%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 95 (17.79%) SQL
2 59 (11.05%) PowerShell
3 22 (4.12%) C
4 16 (3.00%) VB
5 14 (2.62%) Perl
6 13 (2.43%) T-SQL
7 12 (2.25%) Java
7 12 (2.25%) Python
8 3 (0.56%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.37%) VBA
9 2 (0.37%) VBScript
9 2 (0.37%) R
10 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.19%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.19%) X++
10 1 (0.19%) Ruby
10 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.19%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.19%) C#
10 1 (0.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 100 (18.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 77 (14.42%) Security Cleared
3 62 (11.61%) MCP
4 50 (9.36%) Degree
5 49 (9.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 48 (8.99%) MCSE
6 48 (8.99%) SC Cleared
7 36 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
8 32 (5.99%) CCNA
9 26 (4.87%) MCITP
10 18 (3.37%) MCSA
11 17 (3.18%) CCNP
12 13 (2.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 11 (2.06%) Citrix Certification
14 9 (1.69%) CCIP
14 9 (1.69%) CCSP
15 8 (1.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 7 (1.31%) CCEE
16 7 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (1.12%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (9.55%) SLA
2 4 (0.75%) QA
3 3 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 369 (69.10%) Active Directory
2 276 (51.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 101 (18.91%) Hyper-V
3 101 (18.91%) XenApp
4 87 (16.29%) VMware ESX
5 41 (7.68%) vSphere
6 22 (4.12%) MetaFrame
7 21 (3.93%) XenServer
8 20 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (3.56%) UAG
10 18 (3.37%) ISA Server
10 18 (3.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 15 (2.81%) XenDesktop
12 14 (2.62%) Microsoft App-V
12 14 (2.62%) VMware Workstation
13 11 (2.06%) Forefront TMG
14 8 (1.50%) Xen
14 8 (1.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 3 (0.56%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.37%) NFS
Systems Management
1 63 (11.80%) Backup Exec
2 49 (9.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 45 (8.43%) SCCM
4 32 (5.99%) WSUS
5 25 (4.68%) NetBackup
6 18 (3.37%) ARCserve
7 17 (3.18%) SCOM
7 17 (3.18%) OPNET
7 17 (3.18%) OpenView
8 14 (2.62%) Nagios
9 11 (2.06%) CA Spectrum
9 11 (2.06%) SolarWinds Orion
10 10 (1.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 8 (1.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 6 (1.12%) Netcool
12 6 (1.12%) Netcool/OMNIbus
12 6 (1.12%) CiscoWorks
12 6 (1.12%) Tivoli
12 6 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
13 4 (0.75%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 368 (68.91%) Microsoft
2 334 (62.55%) VMware
3 248 (46.44%) Citrix
4 165 (30.90%) Cisco
5 87 (16.29%) Symantec
6 86 (16.10%) HP
7 57 (10.67%) Dell
8 36 (6.74%) Juniper
9 28 (5.24%) SonicWALL
10 27 (5.06%) Apple
11 26 (4.87%) Veeam
12 24 (4.49%) EMC
13 22 (4.12%) Avaya
13 22 (4.12%) Oracle
14 19 (3.56%) F5
14 19 (3.56%) CheckPoint
15 17 (3.18%) SolarWinds
16 16 (3.00%) NetApp
17 14 (2.62%) Veritas
18 13 (2.43%) BMC
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + OT + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 per annum + OT + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Total Gas & Power Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Excellent Benefits package offered
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Pension, Health plan and Life Assurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago