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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 637 637 593
Rank change year-on-year
0 -44
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 248 285 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 2.02% 2.35% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 208 257 244
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £31,174 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+17.08% +0.56%

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
12295 12149 10744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.51% 10.35% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10141 10282 9056
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 2015 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 22 May 2015. 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 +3 227 £37,500 +15.38% 44
South East +9 60 £40,000 +42.85% 7
London +4 49 £40,000 +8.10% 8
East of England +42 43 £30,000 -14.28% 12
Berkshire +19 28 £52,750 +21.96% 2
Hertfordshire +20 24 £27,500 +10.00% 6
West Midlands -6 22 £34,000 +36.00% 4
Yorkshire +12 20 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Reading +5 20 £55,000 +27.90%
South West -26 19 £35,250 +0.71% 4
Surrey +19 17 £35,000 +34.61% 2
Birmingham -10 13 £38,000 +52.00% 2
West Yorkshire +16 11 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Hampshire 0 10 £50,000 +81.81% 1
Cambridge +32 9 £65,000 +225.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +18 9 £65,000 +225.00% 5
Leeds +17 9 £42,500 +123.68% 1
Wales +5 9 £45,750 +52.50% 1
East Midlands +3 9 £35,000 +14.75% 2
Bristol -5 9 £38,000 +1.33% 2
Sheffield - 9 £43,500 -
South Yorkshire - 9 £43,500 -
Docklands, London - 9 - -
City of London +42 8 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Watford +16 7 £40,250 +61.00% 1
Guildford +16 7 £39,500 -14.13%
South Wales +9 7 £38,750 +38.39% 1
Nottinghamshire +2 7 £34,500 -8.00% 1
Nottingham -12 7 £34,500 -8.00% 1
Essex +9 6 £42,750 +113.75%

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 452 (88.28%) Windows
2 399 (77.93%) Microsoft
3 365 (71.29%) Active Directory
4 351 (68.55%) VMware
5 316 (61.72%) MS Exchange
6 291 (56.84%) VMware Infrastructure
7 278 (54.30%) Citrix
8 221 (43.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 217 (42.38%) Firewall
10 208 (40.63%) DNS
11 203 (39.65%) Cisco
11 203 (39.65%) Hyper-V
12 186 (36.33%) MS Excel
13 170 (33.20%) Windows Server 2012
14 162 (31.64%) DHCP
14 162 (31.64%) Windows Server 2003
15 157 (30.66%) SAN
16 155 (30.27%) XenApp
17 147 (28.71%) SQL
18 146 (28.52%) ITIL
19 131 (25.59%) Exchange Server 2010
20 128 (25.00%) TCP/IP
21 125 (24.41%) Microsoft Certification
22 124 (24.22%) MS Office
23 118 (23.05%) VPN
24 109 (21.29%) SQL Server
25 103 (20.12%) MCSE
26 102 (19.92%) WAN
27 101 (19.73%) IIS
28 97 (18.95%) Symantec

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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
1 316 (61.72%) MS Exchange
2 131 (25.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 101 (19.73%) IIS
4 91 (17.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 80 (15.63%) SharePoint
6 73 (14.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 72 (14.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 57 (11.13%) Exchange Server 2003
9 31 (6.05%) Lync
10 28 (5.47%) Apache
11 21 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2000
12 9 (1.76%) nginx
13 6 (1.17%) WorkSite
14 4 (0.78%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.59%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
16 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
16 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
16 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 186 (36.33%) MS Excel
2 124 (24.22%) MS Office
3 16 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.39%) Summit
3 1 (0.20%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 66 (12.89%) Office 365
2 20 (3.91%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.59%) SaaS
6 1 (0.20%) PaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Symantec.cloud
6 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 217 (42.38%) Firewall
2 208 (40.63%) DNS
3 162 (31.64%) DHCP
4 157 (30.66%) SAN
5 128 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 118 (23.05%) VPN
7 102 (19.92%) WAN
8 80 (15.63%) LAN
9 57 (11.13%) VoIP
10 49 (9.57%) iSCSI
10 49 (9.57%) VLAN
11 46 (8.98%) Internet
12 37 (7.23%) SMTP
13 32 (6.25%) NAS
14 30 (5.86%) MPLS
15 28 (5.47%) SSL
15 28 (5.47%) NetScaler
16 25 (4.88%) Wireshark
17 19 (3.71%) Cisco ASA
18 18 (3.52%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (21.29%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (4.49%) MySQL
5 13 (2.54%) Oracle Database 10g
5 13 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (2.54%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.76%) QlikView
9 6 (1.17%) MS Access
10 5 (0.98%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.98%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (0.59%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.39%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.20%) MSI
General
1 37 (7.23%) Finance
2 23 (4.49%) Legal
2 23 (4.49%) Retail
2 23 (4.49%) Billing
3 22 (4.30%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.54%) Law
5 9 (1.76%) Advertising
6 5 (0.98%) Back Office
7 3 (0.59%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.59%) Marketing
8 2 (0.39%) Banking
8 2 (0.39%) Local Government
8 2 (0.39%) Publishing
8 2 (0.39%) Games
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 108 (21.09%) Support Engineer
2 84 (16.41%) Analyst
3 67 (13.09%) Architect
4 52 (10.16%) 3rd Line Support
5 46 (8.98%) Support Analyst
5 46 (8.98%) 2nd Line Support
6 45 (8.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 41 (8.01%) Technical Support
8 32 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 32 (6.25%) Consultant
9 31 (6.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 31 (6.05%) IT Support
10 29 (5.66%) Project Engineer
11 27 (5.27%) 1st Line Support
12 24 (4.69%) Technical Engineer
12 24 (4.69%) Technical Architect
13 22 (4.30%) Administrator
13 22 (4.30%) Network Engineer
14 21 (4.10%) Service Analyst
14 21 (4.10%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.71%) CGI
2 17 (3.32%) .NET
3 13 (2.54%) Application Packaging
3 13 (2.54%) Software Packaging
4 12 (2.34%) LAMP
5 10 (1.95%) Web Services
6 9 (1.76%) Memcached
7 5 (0.98%) XSLT
8 3 (0.59%) COM
8 3 (0.59%) ODBC
9 2 (0.39%) SAML
9 2 (0.39%) HTML
10 1 (0.20%) COM+
10 1 (0.20%) DCOM
10 1 (0.20%) X-Windows
10 1 (0.20%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 78 (15.23%) Blackberry
2 59 (11.52%) Clustering
3 55 (10.74%) Fat Client
3 55 (10.74%) Thin Client
4 23 (4.49%) iPhone
5 21 (4.10%) Replication
6 20 (3.91%) Management Information System
7 19 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (3.71%) GIS
7 19 (3.71%) Computer Science
8 13 (2.54%) N-Tier
9 11 (2.15%) Open Source
10 10 (1.95%) Enterprise Storage
10 10 (1.95%) Hybrid Cloud
11 9 (1.76%) Social Network
12 7 (1.37%) Handset
12 7 (1.37%) Mathematics
13 5 (0.98%) AS400
13 5 (0.98%) Visualisation
14 4 (0.78%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 452 (88.28%) Windows
2 221 (43.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 170 (33.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 162 (31.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 96 (18.75%) Linux
6 93 (18.16%) Windows XP
7 80 (15.63%) Windows 7
8 78 (15.23%) Windows 8
9 60 (11.72%) Windows Vista
10 26 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 25 (4.88%) Android
12 16 (3.13%) CentOS
13 12 (2.34%) Ubuntu
14 10 (1.95%) Mac OS
15 9 (1.76%) Windows 2000 Server
16 8 (1.56%) UNIX
17 5 (0.98%) Windows 2000
18 3 (0.59%) Debian
18 3 (0.59%) Apple iOS
19 2 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (28.52%) ITIL
2 79 (15.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 48 (9.38%) Service Delivery
4 44 (8.59%) Business Continuity
5 38 (7.42%) Project Management
5 38 (7.42%) Kalman Filter
6 37 (7.23%) Service Management
6 37 (7.23%) Incident Management
7 35 (6.84%) Time Management
7 35 (6.84%) Migration
8 32 (6.25%) Business Development
8 32 (6.25%) ITSM
9 29 (5.66%) Load Balancing
10 27 (5.27%) Mentoring
11 23 (4.49%) Technical Architecture
12 22 (4.30%) Root Cause Analysis
13 17 (3.32%) TOGAF
14 16 (3.13%) Configuration Management
14 16 (3.13%) Change Management
14 16 (3.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 147 (28.71%) SQL
2 66 (12.89%) PowerShell
3 29 (5.66%) C
4 19 (3.71%) VBScript
5 14 (2.73%) VB
5 14 (2.73%) Perl
6 12 (2.34%) PHP
7 8 (1.56%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.17%) C#
9 3 (0.59%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.59%) VBA
9 3 (0.59%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.39%) Python
10 2 (0.39%) Java
11 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.20%) VB6
Qualifications
1 125 (24.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 103 (20.12%) MCSE
3 93 (18.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 75 (14.65%) Cisco Certification
5 70 (13.67%) CCNA
6 68 (13.28%) Security Cleared
7 65 (12.70%) Citrix Certification
8 62 (12.11%) SC Cleared
9 59 (11.52%) CCA
10 39 (7.62%) Degree
11 38 (7.42%) MCP
12 37 (7.23%) MCITP
13 33 (6.45%) MCSA
14 28 (5.47%) JNCIA
15 14 (2.73%) CCNP
16 13 (2.54%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
17 8 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
18 6 (1.17%) CCSE
18 6 (1.17%) CCSA
18 6 (1.17%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (16.21%) SLA
2 16 (3.13%) COBIT
3 4 (0.78%) QA
3 4 (0.78%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 365 (71.29%) Active Directory
2 291 (56.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 203 (39.65%) Hyper-V
4 155 (30.27%) XenApp
5 82 (16.02%) vSphere
6 71 (13.87%) XenDesktop
7 52 (10.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 49 (9.57%) VMware ESX
9 34 (6.64%) Microsoft App-V
10 30 (5.86%) XenServer
11 25 (4.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 22 (4.30%) vCloud
13 18 (3.52%) VMware ESXi
14 13 (2.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 10 (1.95%) NFS
16 9 (1.76%) Forefront TMG
16 9 (1.76%) Varnish
17 8 (1.56%) Xen
18 7 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
19 6 (1.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 68 (13.28%) SCCM
2 66 (12.89%) Backup Exec
3 47 (9.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 28 (5.47%) NetBackup
5 26 (5.08%) SCOM
6 21 (4.10%) ARCserve
7 20 (3.91%) EdgeSight
8 18 (3.52%) Nagios
9 13 (2.54%) Cacti
9 13 (2.54%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 9 (1.76%) Tivoli
10 9 (1.76%) ZABBIX
10 9 (1.76%) Sysprep
10 9 (1.76%) Puppet
11 8 (1.56%) SolarWinds Orion
12 7 (1.37%) WSUS
13 4 (0.78%) DameWare
13 4 (0.78%) OpenView
14 3 (0.59%) MAILsweeper
14 3 (0.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 399 (77.93%) Microsoft
2 351 (68.55%) VMware
3 278 (54.30%) Citrix
4 203 (39.65%) Cisco
5 97 (18.95%) Symantec
6 96 (18.75%) HP
7 63 (12.30%) Juniper
8 61 (11.91%) Dell
9 35 (6.84%) AppSense
10 30 (5.86%) Veeam
11 29 (5.66%) CheckPoint
11 29 (5.66%) Red Hat
12 22 (4.30%) NetApp
13 21 (4.10%) Computacenter
14 20 (3.91%) SonicWALL
14 20 (3.91%) Apple
15 19 (3.71%) EMC
16 16 (3.13%) Oracle
17 14 (2.73%) SolarWinds
18 13 (2.54%) Veritas
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