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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 613 553 623
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +70
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 273 360 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.35% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 2.14% 3.39% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 227 313 229
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,150 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -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
12763 10604 10845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.05% 10.34% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10807 8762 9204
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -54 257 £37,500 +7.14% 34
London +10 101 £42,250 +11.18% 10
South East -55 65 £36,500 +21.66% 6
Surrey -11 28 £21,500 -24.56% 2
City of London +14 27 £39,000 -13.33% 3
West Midlands 0 24 £31,500 -10.00% 4
Yorkshire -20 22 £40,000 +14.28% 2
West Yorkshire -3 20 £40,000 +23.07%
Leeds +11 17 £41,500 +10.66%
Berkshire -6 16 £45,000 +9.75% 1
Dorking -12 16 £21,000 -19.23% 1
North West -13 15 £40,000 +60.00% 5
East Midlands +15 14 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Manchester -8 13 £40,000 -6.97% 4
Birmingham -1 12 £33,250 -18.90% 2
Buckinghamshire 0 11 £42,000 +6.32%
Milton Keynes -4 11 £42,000 +6.32%
South West -20 10 £43,750 +15.13% 4
Docklands, London - 9 £38,500 -
Hampshire -22 8 £50,000 +81.81% 2
Northamptonshire - 8 £25,750 -
Nottinghamshire +3 6 £41,674 -7.39%
Bristol -7 6 £48,000 +28.00% 1
East of England -40 6 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Northampton - 6 £24,000 -
Stockport - 6 £40,000 - 1
Redhill +7 5 £45,000 -14.28%
Nottingham +5 5 £41,674 -7.39%
Cheadle - 5 £40,000 -
Solihull +6 4 £20,248 -52.91%

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 514 (91.46%) Windows
2 425 (75.62%) Microsoft
3 403 (71.71%) Active Directory
4 363 (64.59%) VMware
5 346 (61.57%) MS Exchange
6 309 (54.98%) Citrix
7 292 (51.96%) VMware Infrastructure
8 241 (42.88%) Firewall
9 228 (40.57%) MS Excel
10 217 (38.61%) DNS
11 215 (38.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 211 (37.54%) Cisco
13 186 (33.10%) XenApp
14 168 (29.89%) Hyper-V
15 166 (29.54%) ITIL
16 160 (28.47%) SAN
17 159 (28.29%) DHCP
17 159 (28.29%) Windows Server 2012
18 158 (28.11%) SQL
19 155 (27.58%) Windows 7
20 154 (27.40%) MS Office
21 149 (26.51%) Windows Server 2003
22 133 (23.67%) Symantec
23 132 (23.49%) Windows 8
23 132 (23.49%) Exchange Server 2010
24 122 (21.71%) SQL Server
25 119 (21.17%) VPN
26 114 (20.28%) WAN
26 114 (20.28%) Exchange Server 2013
27 111 (19.75%) TCP/IP

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 346 (61.57%) MS Exchange
2 132 (23.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 114 (20.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 105 (18.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 102 (18.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 101 (17.97%) SharePoint
7 93 (16.55%) IIS
8 59 (10.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 39 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2000
10 29 (5.16%) Lync
11 18 (3.20%) Apache
12 6 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (1.07%) WorkSite
12 6 (1.07%) nginx
13 5 (0.89%) Lotus Domino
14 4 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.71%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.36%) GlassFish
15 2 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 228 (40.57%) MS Excel
2 154 (27.40%) MS Office
3 4 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.36%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.25%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
2 7 (1.25%) Advent Moxy
3 4 (0.71%) Sage 50
4 3 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.53%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.18%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 35 (6.23%) Office 365
2 8 (1.42%) SaaS
3 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.36%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.36%) PaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 241 (42.88%) Firewall
2 217 (38.61%) DNS
3 160 (28.47%) SAN
4 159 (28.29%) DHCP
5 119 (21.17%) VPN
6 114 (20.28%) WAN
7 111 (19.75%) TCP/IP
8 92 (16.37%) LAN
9 74 (13.17%) Internet
10 66 (11.74%) VoIP
11 56 (9.96%) VLAN
12 45 (8.01%) iSCSI
13 39 (6.94%) MPLS
14 35 (6.23%) SMTP
15 28 (4.98%) NAS
16 26 (4.63%) Wireless
17 22 (3.91%) NetScaler
18 21 (3.74%) Wireshark
19 20 (3.56%) Cisco ASA
20 19 (3.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (21.71%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (4.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (3.38%) MySQL
5 9 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.42%) MS Access
6 8 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.07%) QlikView
8 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (0.89%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.89%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.18%) DB2
10 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (0.89%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.53%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.36%) WinDbg
3 2 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.18%) MSI
General
1 38 (6.76%) Finance
2 27 (4.80%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.20%) Retail
4 16 (2.85%) Legal
5 15 (2.67%) Law
6 14 (2.49%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.42%) Banking
8 7 (1.25%) Billing
8 7 (1.25%) Advertising
9 6 (1.07%) Back Office
10 2 (0.36%) Marketing
11 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.18%) Games
11 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 102 (18.15%) Support Engineer
2 98 (17.44%) Analyst
3 68 (12.10%) Architect
4 53 (9.43%) Technical Support
5 52 (9.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 49 (8.72%) 3rd Line Support
7 47 (8.36%) 2nd Line Support
8 43 (7.65%) Support Analyst
9 41 (7.30%) Service Analyst
9 41 (7.30%) Service Desk Analyst
10 39 (6.94%) Wintel Architect
11 36 (6.41%) Administrator
12 32 (5.69%) Technical Engineer
13 28 (4.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 27 (4.80%) Technical Support Engineer
15 24 (4.27%) Consultant
15 24 (4.27%) Systems Administrator
16 23 (4.09%) IT Support
16 23 (4.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 22 (3.91%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.38%) .NET
2 18 (3.20%) Web Services
3 11 (1.96%) LAMP
4 6 (1.07%) Memcached
4 6 (1.07%) SAML
5 5 (0.89%) Application Packaging
5 5 (0.89%) XSLT
6 3 (0.53%) HTML
7 2 (0.36%) COM
8 1 (0.18%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.18%) Middleware
8 1 (0.18%) XML
8 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 82 (14.59%) Thin Client
1 82 (14.59%) Fat Client
2 81 (14.41%) Blackberry
3 53 (9.43%) Clustering
4 48 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (4.45%) Replication
6 23 (4.09%) Management Information System
7 17 (3.02%) iPhone
8 16 (2.85%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.78%) Enterprise Storage
10 8 (1.42%) Open Source
11 7 (1.25%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.07%) iPad
12 6 (1.07%) Mainframe
12 6 (1.07%) NHS
12 6 (1.07%) Social Network
13 5 (0.89%) Handset
13 5 (0.89%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.71%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 514 (91.46%) Windows
2 215 (38.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 159 (28.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 155 (27.58%) Windows 7
5 149 (26.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 132 (23.49%) Windows 8
7 102 (18.15%) Windows XP
8 77 (13.70%) Linux
9 48 (8.54%) Windows Vista
10 24 (4.27%) UNIX
11 23 (4.09%) Android
12 15 (2.67%) CentOS
13 14 (2.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (2.14%) Windows 2000
14 12 (2.14%) Windows 2000 Server
15 9 (1.60%) Ubuntu
15 9 (1.60%) Mac OS
16 8 (1.42%) Solaris
17 7 (1.25%) Windows NT
18 6 (1.07%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (29.54%) ITIL
2 99 (17.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 77 (13.70%) Kalman Filter
4 49 (8.72%) Service Delivery
5 34 (6.05%) Change Management
6 33 (5.87%) Configuration Management
7 31 (5.52%) Time Management
8 29 (5.16%) Mentoring
9 27 (4.80%) Business Continuity
10 26 (4.63%) ITSM
10 26 (4.63%) Service Management
10 26 (4.63%) Project Management
11 24 (4.27%) Problem Management
11 24 (4.27%) Root Cause Analysis
12 22 (3.91%) Coaching
13 18 (3.20%) High Availability
14 17 (3.02%) CRM
15 16 (2.85%) ERP
16 15 (2.67%) Change Control
16 15 (2.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (28.11%) SQL
2 73 (12.99%) PowerShell
3 19 (3.38%) C
4 15 (2.67%) Perl
5 12 (2.14%) VB
6 11 (1.96%) T-SQL
7 9 (1.60%) VBScript
8 8 (1.42%) PHP
9 6 (1.07%) C#
10 4 (0.71%) Python
10 4 (0.71%) Java
10 4 (0.71%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.36%) VBA
12 1 (0.18%) Ruby
12 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 108 (19.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 80 (14.23%) MCSE
3 72 (12.81%) Cisco Certification
4 70 (12.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 65 (11.57%) CCNA
5 65 (11.57%) Security Cleared
6 60 (10.68%) SC Cleared
7 59 (10.50%) Degree
8 57 (10.14%) MCP
9 41 (7.30%) Citrix Certification
10 34 (6.05%) CCA
11 28 (4.98%) MCSA
12 18 (3.20%) CCNP
13 15 (2.67%) MCITP
14 14 (2.49%) JNCIA
15 9 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 7 (1.25%) CCSA
16 7 (1.25%) CCSE
16 7 (1.25%) CCDA
16 7 (1.25%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (17.62%) SLA
2 5 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.71%) QA
4 3 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 403 (71.71%) Active Directory
2 292 (51.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 186 (33.10%) XenApp
4 168 (29.89%) Hyper-V
5 73 (12.99%) VMware ESX
6 54 (9.61%) vSphere
7 34 (6.05%) XenDesktop
8 33 (5.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 26 (4.63%) Microsoft App-V
9 26 (4.63%) XenServer
10 22 (3.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 19 (3.38%) ISA Server
12 10 (1.78%) Forefront TMG
12 10 (1.78%) UAG
13 9 (1.60%) Xen
13 9 (1.60%) MetaFrame
14 8 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
14 8 (1.42%) NFS
15 7 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
16 6 (1.07%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 110 (19.57%) Backup Exec
2 88 (15.66%) Norton AntiVirus
3 56 (9.96%) SCCM
4 36 (6.41%) SCOM
5 26 (4.63%) NetBackup
6 21 (3.74%) ARCserve
7 20 (3.56%) Nagios
8 19 (3.38%) EdgeSight
9 9 (1.60%) Cacti
10 8 (1.42%) WSUS
11 7 (1.25%) SolarWinds Orion
12 6 (1.07%) Puppet
12 6 (1.07%) Sysprep
12 6 (1.07%) DameWare
12 6 (1.07%) ZENworks
12 6 (1.07%) Tivoli
12 6 (1.07%) ZABBIX
13 5 (0.89%) BladeLogic
14 4 (0.71%) OpenView
14 4 (0.71%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 425 (75.62%) Microsoft
2 363 (64.59%) VMware
3 309 (54.98%) Citrix
4 211 (37.54%) Cisco
5 133 (23.67%) Symantec
6 86 (15.30%) HP
7 64 (11.39%) Veeam
8 52 (9.25%) Dell
9 42 (7.47%) Juniper
10 40 (7.12%) CheckPoint
11 29 (5.16%) SonicWALL
12 28 (4.98%) Apple
13 24 (4.27%) AppSense
14 19 (3.38%) EMC
15 16 (2.85%) Red Hat
15 16 (2.85%) NetApp
15 16 (2.85%) Kaseya
16 15 (2.67%) Oracle
16 15 (2.67%) Wyse
17 14 (2.49%) Avaya
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