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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 627 587 642
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +55
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 249 318 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 1.95% 2.95% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 206 269 179
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,900 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%

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
12782 10768 10217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.19% 10.19% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10639 8907 8514
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -42 238 £36,250 +6.61% 38
London +28 94 £42,750 +9.61% 5
South East -33 62 £35,000 +16.66% 8
City of London +15 29 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -8 27 £31,500 -8.02% 3
Surrey -12 26 £21,500 -28.33% 1
Dorking -10 16 £21,000 -19.23%
West Yorkshire -15 16 £45,750 +47.58% 2
Yorkshire -15 16 £45,750 +30.71% 2
Leeds +6 14 £50,000 +37.93% 1
South West -35 14 £34,750 -7.33% 5
Berkshire +7 12 £50,000 +23.45% 3
East of England -23 12 £33,000 +37.50% 1
North West 0 9 £40,000 +33.33% 9
Birmingham -12 9 £32,500 +12.06% 1
Kent +12 8 £20,000 -33.33% 1
Hampshire -22 8 £50,000 +81.81% 2
Manchester -11 7 £40,000 - 3
Bracknell - 7 £50,000 -
Docklands, London - 7 - -
Buckinghamshire +2 6 £55,000 +39.24% 1
Milton Keynes -4 6 £55,000 +39.24%
Telford - 6 £26,000 -
Shropshire - 6 £26,000 -
Reigate +2 5 £32,500 +1.56%
Bedfordshire -1 5 £33,000 -5.71%
Reading -6 5 £85,000 +109.87%
Bristol -8 5 £48,500 +20.49%
Hertfordshire -14 5 £24,000 -
Portsmouth - 5 £50,000 -

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 482 (90.43%) Windows
2 414 (77.67%) Microsoft
3 392 (73.55%) Active Directory
4 350 (65.67%) VMware
5 334 (62.66%) MS Exchange
6 300 (56.29%) Citrix
7 283 (53.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 236 (44.28%) Firewall
9 225 (42.21%) Cisco
10 222 (41.65%) MS Excel
11 213 (39.96%) DNS
12 198 (37.15%) Windows Server 2008
13 186 (34.90%) Hyper-V
14 182 (34.15%) XenApp
15 172 (32.27%) SAN
16 163 (30.58%) DHCP
17 155 (29.08%) SQL
17 155 (29.08%) Windows Server 2012
18 150 (28.14%) ITIL
19 143 (26.83%) Windows 7
20 140 (26.27%) MS Office
21 139 (26.08%) Windows Server 2003
22 136 (25.52%) Symantec
23 129 (24.20%) Windows 8
24 121 (22.70%) Exchange Server 2010
24 121 (22.70%) VPN
24 121 (22.70%) Microsoft Certification
25 119 (22.33%) WAN
26 110 (20.64%) SQL Server
27 106 (19.89%) Backup Exec

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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
1 334 (62.66%) MS Exchange
2 121 (22.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 99 (18.57%) IIS
4 98 (18.39%) SharePoint
5 93 (17.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 75 (14.07%) Exchange Server 2007
7 70 (13.13%) Exchange Server 2003
8 61 (11.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 26 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2000
10 23 (4.32%) Apache
11 19 (3.56%) Lync
12 8 (1.50%) nginx
13 7 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (1.31%) WorkSite
14 5 (0.94%) IBM Notes
14 5 (0.94%) Lotus Domino
15 4 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
16 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
16 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
16 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 222 (41.65%) MS Excel
2 140 (26.27%) MS Office
3 7 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.38%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.56%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.19%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 38 (7.13%) Office 365
2 7 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.31%) SaaS
3 4 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.19%) PaaS
4 1 (0.19%) IaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 236 (44.28%) Firewall
2 213 (39.96%) DNS
3 172 (32.27%) SAN
4 163 (30.58%) DHCP
5 121 (22.70%) VPN
6 119 (22.33%) WAN
7 102 (19.14%) TCP/IP
8 96 (18.01%) LAN
9 69 (12.95%) VoIP
10 68 (12.76%) Internet
11 54 (10.13%) iSCSI
12 46 (8.63%) VLAN
13 40 (7.50%) SMTP
14 39 (7.32%) MPLS
15 27 (5.07%) Wireshark
15 27 (5.07%) NetScaler
16 26 (4.88%) NAS
17 22 (4.13%) Cisco ASA
17 22 (4.13%) SSL
18 20 (3.75%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (20.64%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (3.75%) MySQL
5 11 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.50%) QlikView
6 8 (1.50%) MS Access
7 5 (0.94%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.94%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.19%) DB2
10 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (0.94%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.38%) WinDbg
2 2 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.19%) MSI
3 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (5.07%) Finance
2 25 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.38%) Legal
4 15 (2.81%) Law
4 15 (2.81%) Retail
5 12 (2.25%) Billing
6 8 (1.50%) Banking
7 7 (1.31%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.31%) Advertising
8 6 (1.13%) Back Office
9 2 (0.38%) Publishing
10 1 (0.19%) Games
10 1 (0.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 96 (18.01%) Support Engineer
2 91 (17.07%) Analyst
3 54 (10.13%) Technical Support
4 53 (9.94%) Architect
5 47 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 44 (8.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 39 (7.32%) Service Desk Analyst
7 39 (7.32%) Service Analyst
8 37 (6.94%) Administrator
8 37 (6.94%) Support Analyst
9 36 (6.75%) 2nd Line Support
10 31 (5.82%) Technical Engineer
11 29 (5.44%) Wintel Architect
12 28 (5.25%) Consultant
13 27 (5.07%) Project Engineer
13 27 (5.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 26 (4.88%) Technical Support Engineer
14 26 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
15 24 (4.50%) IT Support
15 24 (4.50%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.38%) .NET
1 18 (3.38%) Web Services
2 13 (2.44%) LAMP
3 8 (1.50%) Memcached
4 6 (1.13%) Application Packaging
4 6 (1.13%) SAML
5 5 (0.94%) XSLT
6 4 (0.75%) Software Packaging
7 3 (0.56%) HTML
8 2 (0.38%) COM
9 1 (0.19%) Middleware
9 1 (0.19%) XML
9 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.19%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 76 (14.26%) Thin Client
1 76 (14.26%) Fat Client
2 67 (12.57%) Blackberry
3 55 (10.32%) Clustering
4 33 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (4.88%) Replication
6 23 (4.32%) Management Information System
7 19 (3.56%) Computer Science
8 16 (3.00%) iPhone
9 10 (1.88%) Open Source
10 9 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
11 8 (1.50%) Social Network
12 6 (1.13%) NHS
12 6 (1.13%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.94%) AS400
13 5 (0.94%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.94%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.56%) N-Tier
14 3 (0.56%) iSeries
14 3 (0.56%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 482 (90.43%) Windows
2 198 (37.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 155 (29.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 143 (26.83%) Windows 7
5 139 (26.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 129 (24.20%) Windows 8
7 92 (17.26%) Windows XP
8 83 (15.57%) Linux
9 52 (9.76%) Windows Vista
10 23 (4.32%) Android
11 20 (3.75%) UNIX
12 17 (3.19%) CentOS
13 13 (2.44%) Windows 2000
14 12 (2.25%) Mac OS
15 11 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (2.06%) Ubuntu
16 10 (1.88%) Windows 2000 Server
17 7 (1.31%) Windows NT
18 6 (1.13%) Mac OS X
19 5 (0.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (28.14%) ITIL
2 104 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 68 (12.76%) Kalman Filter
4 51 (9.57%) Service Delivery
5 40 (7.50%) Business Continuity
6 32 (6.00%) Time Management
7 30 (5.63%) Change Management
7 30 (5.63%) Configuration Management
8 26 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
8 26 (4.88%) Service Management
9 24 (4.50%) ITSM
9 24 (4.50%) Project Management
10 21 (3.94%) Problem Management
10 21 (3.94%) Mentoring
11 20 (3.75%) Load Balancing
12 19 (3.56%) Coaching
13 18 (3.38%) High Availability
14 16 (3.00%) Incident Management
14 16 (3.00%) Network Design
15 15 (2.81%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 155 (29.08%) SQL
2 65 (12.20%) PowerShell
3 14 (2.63%) Perl
3 14 (2.63%) C
4 11 (2.06%) PHP
5 9 (1.69%) VBScript
6 7 (1.31%) VB
6 7 (1.31%) T-SQL
6 7 (1.31%) C#
7 4 (0.75%) Java
7 4 (0.75%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.56%) Python
9 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 121 (22.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 97 (18.20%) MCSE
3 90 (16.89%) Cisco Certification
4 82 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 81 (15.20%) CCNA
6 59 (11.07%) Security Cleared
7 58 (10.88%) Citrix Certification
8 53 (9.94%) Degree
9 52 (9.76%) CCA
9 52 (9.76%) SC Cleared
10 44 (8.26%) MCP
11 33 (6.19%) MCSA
12 25 (4.69%) JNCIA
13 23 (4.32%) MCITP
14 20 (3.75%) CCNP
15 18 (3.38%) VCP4
16 9 (1.69%) CCDA
16 9 (1.69%) CCDP
16 9 (1.69%) CCSA
16 9 (1.69%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (19.32%) SLA
2 5 (0.94%) QA
3 4 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.56%) COBIT
5 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 392 (73.55%) Active Directory
2 283 (53.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 186 (34.90%) Hyper-V
4 182 (34.15%) XenApp
5 57 (10.69%) vSphere
6 56 (10.51%) VMware ESX
7 38 (7.13%) XenDesktop
8 37 (6.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 30 (5.63%) Microsoft App-V
9 30 (5.63%) XenServer
10 29 (5.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 14 (2.63%) ISA Server
12 10 (1.88%) NFS
13 8 (1.50%) Varnish
13 8 (1.50%) Xen
14 7 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
15 6 (1.13%) Forefront TMG
16 4 (0.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 3 (0.56%) Terminal Server
17 3 (0.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 106 (19.89%) Backup Exec
2 81 (15.20%) Norton AntiVirus
3 52 (9.76%) SCCM
4 37 (6.94%) SCOM
5 24 (4.50%) NetBackup
6 23 (4.32%) EdgeSight
7 20 (3.75%) Nagios
8 17 (3.19%) ARCserve
9 12 (2.25%) Cacti
10 10 (1.88%) SolarWinds Orion
11 8 (1.50%) Puppet
11 8 (1.50%) Sysprep
11 8 (1.50%) ZABBIX
11 8 (1.50%) Tivoli
12 7 (1.31%) DameWare
13 6 (1.13%) ZENworks
14 5 (0.94%) OpenView
14 5 (0.94%) BladeLogic
15 4 (0.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 4 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 414 (77.67%) Microsoft
2 350 (65.67%) VMware
3 300 (56.29%) Citrix
4 225 (42.21%) Cisco
5 136 (25.52%) Symantec
6 83 (15.57%) HP
7 67 (12.57%) Veeam
8 57 (10.69%) Juniper
9 43 (8.07%) Dell
10 37 (6.94%) CheckPoint
11 28 (5.25%) AppSense
12 24 (4.50%) Apple
13 21 (3.94%) Red Hat
14 18 (3.38%) SonicWALL
14 18 (3.38%) EMC
15 17 (3.19%) NetApp
15 17 (3.19%) Wyse
16 15 (2.81%) Oracle
16 15 (2.81%) SolarWinds
17 14 (2.63%) Mitel
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + range of flexible bens.
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £38,000
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Orpington, Kent
JTL
Salary: £25,000 per annum plus £2,000 London Weighting
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25 – 30K dependant on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Bodmin, Cornwall
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits and Exc. On Call
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Eight Technology
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Bell Integration
Posted: 15 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
The Original Factory Shop
Salary: £15k per year + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago