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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 612 677 543
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -134
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 302 252 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.22% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 2.54% 2.00% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 258 196 295
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -0.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,275 £22,500 £21,275
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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
11870 12627 10823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.73% 10.88% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9936 10432 9220
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +77 284 £35,000 +4.47% 28
London +50 94 £37,500 - 5
South East -5 64 £31,500 -3.07% 5
East of England +15 41 £37,500 +10.29% 7
Yorkshire +19 26 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Berkshire +21 24 £31,500 -3.07% 1
Hertfordshire -2 22 £28,000 -17.64% 3
North West -5 22 £24,375 -18.75% 2
Reading +18 21 £36,000 -21.73% 1
South West -27 21 £30,000 +20.00% 5
West Midlands +5 17 £37,500 +26.13%
Watford 0 17 £28,000 -14.50%
Birmingham +16 13 £37,500 -1.31%
Surrey -1 13 £37,500 +33.92% 1
Bedfordshire +14 12 £37,500 -3.84%
Hampshire +21 11 £21,000 -37.31%
Leeds +6 11 £35,000 -30.00% 1
West Yorkshire +2 11 £35,000 -30.00% 1
South Yorkshire - 11 £30,000 - 1
Sheffield - 11 £30,000 - 1
City of London +24 10 £47,500 +26.66%
Luton +14 9 £37,500 -11.76%
Manchester +12 9 £27,500 -6.65% 1
Docklands, London - 9 - -
Kent - 8 £35,000 -
Reigate +20 7 £38,500 +37.50%
Southampton +13 7 £17,750 -43.37%
Lancashire +10 7 £22,250 -21.92%
Blackburn -2 7 £22,250 -
Wiltshire -11 7 £32,500 +35.41% 1

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 496 (88.10%) Windows
2 424 (75.31%) Microsoft
3 369 (65.54%) Active Directory
4 346 (61.46%) VMware
5 312 (55.42%) Citrix
6 300 (53.29%) MS Exchange
7 283 (50.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 268 (47.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 206 (36.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 193 (34.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 189 (33.57%) Firewall
12 187 (33.21%) Cisco
13 177 (31.44%) DNS
14 169 (30.02%) Hyper-V
15 167 (29.66%) SQL
16 158 (28.06%) TCP/IP
17 157 (27.89%) MS Excel
18 151 (26.82%) Exchange Server 2010
19 148 (26.29%) SAN
20 147 (26.11%) DHCP
20 147 (26.11%) ITIL
21 146 (25.93%) MS Office
22 128 (22.74%) XenApp
23 124 (22.02%) SQL Server
24 117 (20.78%) HP
25 116 (20.60%) Exchange Server 2013
26 111 (19.72%) VPN
26 111 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
27 110 (19.54%) vSphere
28 107 (19.01%) WAN

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 300 (53.29%) MS Exchange
2 151 (26.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 116 (20.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 106 (18.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 83 (14.74%) IIS
6 69 (12.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 65 (11.55%) SharePoint
8 53 (9.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 50 (8.88%) Lync
10 25 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2000
11 14 (2.49%) Apache
12 6 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.89%) WorkSite
14 4 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.53%) nginx
15 3 (0.53%) Commerce Server
15 3 (0.53%) SAS
16 2 (0.36%) JBoss
Applications
1 157 (27.89%) MS Excel
2 146 (25.93%) MS Office
3 17 (3.02%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.71%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.53%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.36%) Agresso
4 2 (0.36%) Summit
4 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 107 (19.01%) Office 365
2 30 (5.33%) Cloud Computing
2 30 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.78%) IaaS
5 7 (1.24%) PaaS
6 4 (0.71%) Google Apps
6 4 (0.71%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.53%) SaaS
8 2 (0.36%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.18%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 189 (33.57%) Firewall
2 177 (31.44%) DNS
3 158 (28.06%) TCP/IP
4 148 (26.29%) SAN
5 147 (26.11%) DHCP
6 111 (19.72%) VPN
7 107 (19.01%) WAN
8 98 (17.41%) LAN
9 54 (9.59%) VoIP
10 47 (8.35%) VLAN
11 44 (7.82%) iSCSI
12 43 (7.64%) NAS
13 34 (6.04%) Internet
14 27 (4.80%) SSL
15 23 (4.09%) Cisco ASA
16 18 (3.20%) NetScaler
16 18 (3.20%) Wireshark
17 17 (3.02%) Wi-Fi
17 17 (3.02%) IPsec
18 15 (2.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (22.02%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (3.73%) Oracle Database
4 13 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (1.60%) MySQL
7 8 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.53%) QlikView
11 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.18%) MS Access
11 1 (0.18%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (0.71%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.18%) MSI
2 1 (0.18%) Subversion
2 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
General
1 51 (9.06%) Finance
2 28 (4.97%) Legal
2 28 (4.97%) Retail
3 15 (2.66%) Billing
4 14 (2.49%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.60%) Law
5 9 (1.60%) Advertising
5 9 (1.60%) Banking
6 8 (1.42%) Games
6 8 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.24%) Marketing
8 5 (0.89%) Back Office
9 4 (0.71%) Electronics
10 3 (0.53%) Publishing
11 2 (0.36%) Local Government
12 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 137 (24.33%) Support Engineer
2 91 (16.16%) Analyst
3 72 (12.79%) 2nd Line Support
4 67 (11.90%) Support Analyst
5 58 (10.30%) 3rd Line Support
6 56 (9.95%) Architect
7 49 (8.70%) IT Support
8 45 (7.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 42 (7.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 39 (6.93%) Consultant
10 39 (6.93%) Technical Engineer
11 37 (6.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 33 (5.86%) Technical Support
13 23 (4.09%) IT Support Engineer
14 22 (3.91%) Technical Architect
15 21 (3.73%) Technical Support Engineer
15 21 (3.73%) Server Engineer
16 20 (3.55%) Administrator
17 19 (3.37%) Solutions Architect
18 18 (3.20%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.37%) CGI
2 16 (2.84%) Web Services
3 14 (2.49%) Application Packaging
4 12 (2.13%) Software Packaging
4 12 (2.13%) .NET
5 8 (1.42%) XML
6 6 (1.07%) WCF
6 6 (1.07%) LAMP
7 4 (0.71%) HTML
8 3 (0.53%) ODBC
8 3 (0.53%) Memcached
9 2 (0.36%) COM
9 2 (0.36%) CSS
10 1 (0.18%) SAML
10 1 (0.18%) X-Windows
10 1 (0.18%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (0.18%) HTML5
10 1 (0.18%) COM+
10 1 (0.18%) DCOM
10 1 (0.18%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 86 (15.28%) Blackberry
2 85 (15.10%) Data Centre
3 47 (8.35%) Clustering
4 39 (6.93%) Thin Client
4 39 (6.93%) Fat Client
5 30 (5.33%) iPhone
6 25 (4.44%) Management Information System
7 24 (4.26%) HP StoreVirtual
8 22 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (3.37%) Handset
9 19 (3.37%) Replication
9 19 (3.37%) GIS
10 18 (3.20%) Computer Science
11 15 (2.66%) Mathematics
12 12 (2.13%) N-Tier
13 11 (1.95%) Hybrid Cloud
14 10 (1.78%) Smartphone
15 9 (1.60%) iPad
16 8 (1.42%) Enterprise Storage
17 5 (0.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 496 (88.10%) Windows
2 268 (47.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 206 (36.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 193 (34.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 100 (17.76%) Linux
6 96 (17.05%) Windows XP
7 86 (15.28%) Windows 8
8 85 (15.10%) Windows 7
9 48 (8.53%) Windows Vista
10 42 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (5.51%) Android
12 24 (4.26%) Mac OS X
13 13 (2.31%) UNIX
14 11 (1.95%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (1.07%) Solaris
15 6 (1.07%) Mac OS
15 6 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
16 5 (0.89%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.53%) Apple iOS
18 2 (0.36%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (26.11%) ITIL
2 50 (8.88%) Mentoring
3 46 (8.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 43 (7.64%) Migration
5 37 (6.57%) Incident Management
6 36 (6.39%) Business Development
6 36 (6.39%) Project Management
7 32 (5.68%) Information Security
7 32 (5.68%) Kalman Filter
8 28 (4.97%) Service Delivery
9 27 (4.80%) Service Management
10 25 (4.44%) CRM
11 23 (4.09%) Change Management
12 22 (3.91%) Technical Architecture
13 21 (3.73%) Load Balancing
13 21 (3.73%) ITSM
13 21 (3.73%) Patch Management
14 20 (3.55%) Capacity Planning
15 19 (3.37%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (3.37%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 167 (29.66%) SQL
2 65 (11.55%) PowerShell
3 36 (6.39%) C
4 15 (2.66%) VB
5 13 (2.31%) VBScript
6 7 (1.24%) VBA
6 7 (1.24%) T-SQL
6 7 (1.24%) C#
7 6 (1.07%) Java
7 6 (1.07%) Perl
7 6 (1.07%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.71%) R
8 4 (0.71%) PHP
9 2 (0.36%) Python
10 1 (0.18%) VB6
10 1 (0.18%) Korn
10 1 (0.18%) PHP5
10 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 111 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 76 (13.50%) MCSE
3 63 (11.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 62 (11.01%) Security Cleared
5 55 (9.77%) SC Cleared
6 52 (9.24%) MCP
7 44 (7.82%) Cisco Certification
8 43 (7.64%) Citrix Certification
9 42 (7.46%) CCNA
10 39 (6.93%) CCA
10 39 (6.93%) MCITP
11 33 (5.86%) Degree
12 23 (4.09%) MCSA
13 14 (2.49%) MCTS
14 12 (2.13%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 11 (1.95%) DV Cleared
16 10 (1.78%) CCEE
16 10 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (1.07%) CCNP
18 4 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (14.21%) SLA
2 17 (3.02%) COBIT
3 8 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.89%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.53%) QA
5 3 (0.53%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 369 (65.54%) Active Directory
2 283 (50.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 169 (30.02%) Hyper-V
4 128 (22.74%) XenApp
5 110 (19.54%) vSphere
6 78 (13.85%) XenDesktop
7 62 (11.01%) VMware ESX
8 39 (6.93%) Microsoft App-V
9 36 (6.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 36 (6.39%) VMware ESXi
10 33 (5.86%) vCloud
11 24 (4.26%) VMware Workstation
12 23 (4.09%) XenServer
13 22 (3.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 18 (3.20%) Forefront TMG
15 12 (2.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 6 (1.07%) Xen
17 3 (0.53%) NFS
17 3 (0.53%) Varnish
18 1 (0.18%) UAG
Systems Management
1 62 (11.01%) SCCM
2 40 (7.10%) Backup Exec
3 24 (4.26%) ARCserve
3 24 (4.26%) NetBackup
4 22 (3.91%) Norton AntiVirus
4 22 (3.91%) SCOM
5 20 (3.55%) WSUS
6 12 (2.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 10 (1.78%) EdgeSight
8 6 (1.07%) SCOrch
8 6 (1.07%) SCVMM
9 5 (0.89%) Nagios
9 5 (0.89%) Puppet
9 5 (0.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (0.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (0.71%) MOM
11 3 (0.53%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.53%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.53%) Cacti
11 3 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 424 (75.31%) Microsoft
2 346 (61.46%) VMware
3 312 (55.42%) Citrix
4 187 (33.21%) Cisco
5 117 (20.78%) HP
6 92 (16.34%) Dell
7 51 (9.06%) Symantec
8 36 (6.39%) Apple
9 34 (6.04%) SonicWALL
10 31 (5.51%) Oracle
11 30 (5.33%) CheckPoint
12 28 (4.97%) NetApp
13 23 (4.09%) AppSense
14 21 (3.73%) Computacenter
14 21 (3.73%) Sophos
15 19 (3.37%) McAfee
15 19 (3.37%) Juniper
16 18 (3.20%) Red Hat
17 13 (2.31%) Avaya
18 12 (2.13%) Veritas
Hertfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Benefits+Training
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witham, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + including car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
Code Red Associates
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum free parking
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 45000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Professionals in Law
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
ASG Worldwide
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 12 days ago
London
NIIT Technologies
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum ,7% Pension + Company Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago