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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 619 676 561
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -115
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 292 231 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.20% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 2.44% 1.83% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 238 172 291
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%

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
11954 12629 10965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.95% 10.84% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9964 10446 9348
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +68 267 £35,000 +4.47% 24
London +50 83 £38,000 +1.33% 13
South East +36 60 £25,000 -24.24% 2
East of England +31 50 £37,500 +7.91% 2
Hertfordshire +20 34 £32,500 -4.41%
Watford +10 22 £28,000 -14.50%
North West -3 22 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Berkshire +12 20 £37,000 +13.84%
West Midlands -3 20 £35,000 +20.68% 2
Hampshire +24 17 £21,000 -35.23%
South West -33 17 £31,250 +25.00% 2
Reading +9 16 £38,000 +85.36%
Birmingham +1 14 £36,250 +9.84% 2
Yorkshire -9 13 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Docklands, London - 12 - -
City of London +40 11 £47,500 +46.15%
Leeds +14 11 £35,000 -6.66%
Bedfordshire +1 11 £37,500 +1.35%
West Yorkshire -5 11 £35,000 -12.50%
Luton +16 9 £37,500 -11.76%
Surrey +3 9 £37,500 +33.92%
Fareham - 9 £22,500 -
Manchester +13 8 £27,500 -12.00% 1
Bristol -16 8 £36,500 -2.66% 2
Greenford - 8 £29,000 -
Southampton +10 7 £17,750 -43.37%
Lancashire 0 7 £22,250 -21.92%
Blackburn -4 6 £22,250 -
Cheshire -9 5 £31,000 -22.50% 1
Wiltshire -19 5 £32,500 +30.00%

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 483 (87.98%) Windows
2 415 (75.59%) Microsoft
3 365 (66.48%) Active Directory
4 341 (62.11%) VMware
5 308 (56.10%) Citrix
6 307 (55.92%) MS Exchange
7 279 (50.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 259 (47.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 202 (36.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 199 (36.25%) Cisco
11 195 (35.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 190 (34.61%) Firewall
13 173 (31.51%) DNS
14 163 (29.69%) Hyper-V
15 162 (29.51%) SQL
16 161 (29.33%) MS Excel
17 158 (28.78%) TCP/IP
17 158 (28.78%) SAN
18 150 (27.32%) Exchange Server 2010
19 149 (27.14%) ITIL
20 147 (26.78%) MS Office
21 146 (26.59%) DHCP
22 132 (24.04%) XenApp
23 127 (23.13%) Microsoft Certification
24 125 (22.77%) SQL Server
25 110 (20.04%) VPN
25 110 (20.04%) HP
26 109 (19.85%) Linux
27 108 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2013
28 105 (19.13%) WAN

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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
1 307 (55.92%) MS Exchange
2 150 (27.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 108 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 103 (18.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 85 (15.48%) IIS
6 75 (13.66%) SharePoint
7 61 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 59 (10.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 44 (8.01%) Lync
10 21 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2000
11 18 (3.28%) Apache
12 7 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (1.09%) WorkSite
14 5 (0.91%) nginx
15 4 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (0.36%) Commerce Server
16 2 (0.36%) SAS
17 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 161 (29.33%) MS Excel
2 147 (26.78%) MS Office
3 16 (2.91%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.55%) 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 91 (16.58%) Office 365
2 34 (6.19%) Cloud Computing
3 23 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (1.46%) PaaS
6 5 (0.91%) SaaS
7 3 (0.55%) IaaS
8 1 (0.18%) Symantec.cloud
8 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 190 (34.61%) Firewall
2 173 (31.51%) DNS
3 158 (28.78%) TCP/IP
3 158 (28.78%) SAN
4 146 (26.59%) DHCP
5 110 (20.04%) VPN
6 105 (19.13%) WAN
7 95 (17.30%) LAN
8 54 (9.84%) VoIP
9 48 (8.74%) VLAN
9 48 (8.74%) iSCSI
10 42 (7.65%) NAS
11 30 (5.46%) SSL
11 30 (5.46%) Internet
12 24 (4.37%) Cisco ASA
13 21 (3.83%) Wireshark
14 20 (3.64%) NetScaler
15 19 (3.46%) MPLS
16 16 (2.91%) IPsec
17 15 (2.73%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (22.77%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (3.10%) Oracle Database
4 15 (2.73%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (2.73%) Oracle Database 10g
5 13 (2.37%) MySQL
6 9 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.91%) QlikView
8 5 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.18%) MS Access
11 1 (0.18%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (0.73%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.18%) MSI
2 1 (0.18%) Subversion
2 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
General
1 46 (8.38%) Finance
2 32 (5.83%) Retail
3 27 (4.92%) Legal
4 20 (3.64%) Billing
5 14 (2.55%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.64%) Law
7 8 (1.46%) Games
7 8 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.46%) Advertising
8 7 (1.28%) Marketing
9 4 (0.73%) Electronics
10 3 (0.55%) Back Office
10 3 (0.55%) Publishing
11 2 (0.36%) Local Government
12 1 (0.18%) Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 130 (23.68%) Support Engineer
2 88 (16.03%) Analyst
3 67 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support
4 62 (11.29%) Support Analyst
5 59 (10.75%) Architect
6 57 (10.38%) 3rd Line Support
7 46 (8.38%) IT Support
8 42 (7.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 39 (7.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 36 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 33 (6.01%) Consultant
12 32 (5.83%) Technical Engineer
13 29 (5.28%) Technical Support
14 24 (4.37%) Technical Architect
15 21 (3.83%) 1st Line Support
16 20 (3.64%) Administrator
16 20 (3.64%) IT Support Engineer
17 19 (3.46%) Solutions Architect
18 18 (3.28%) Systems Engineer
18 18 (3.28%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.46%) CGI
2 16 (2.91%) Web Services
3 15 (2.73%) .NET
3 15 (2.73%) Application Packaging
3 15 (2.73%) Software Packaging
4 8 (1.46%) LAMP
5 7 (1.28%) XML
6 5 (0.91%) WCF
6 5 (0.91%) Memcached
7 4 (0.73%) HTML
8 3 (0.55%) ODBC
9 2 (0.36%) CSS
9 2 (0.36%) COM
10 1 (0.18%) COM+
10 1 (0.18%) DCOM
10 1 (0.18%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (0.18%) SAP Business Workflow
10 1 (0.18%) HTML5
10 1 (0.18%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.18%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 85 (15.48%) Data Centre
2 81 (14.75%) Blackberry
3 48 (8.74%) Clustering
4 43 (7.83%) Thin Client
4 43 (7.83%) Fat Client
5 28 (5.10%) iPhone
6 27 (4.92%) Management Information System
7 21 (3.83%) HP StoreVirtual
8 20 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (3.46%) Handset
9 19 (3.46%) GIS
10 17 (3.10%) Computer Science
11 15 (2.73%) Replication
11 15 (2.73%) N-Tier
11 15 (2.73%) Mathematics
12 12 (2.19%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (1.64%) Smartphone
14 8 (1.46%) Enterprise Storage
15 7 (1.28%) iPad
16 5 (0.91%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 483 (87.98%) Windows
2 259 (47.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 202 (36.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 195 (35.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 109 (19.85%) Linux
6 92 (16.76%) Windows XP
7 84 (15.30%) Windows 8
8 80 (14.57%) Windows 7
9 53 (9.65%) Windows Vista
10 47 (8.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 29 (5.28%) Android
12 17 (3.10%) Mac OS X
13 11 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
14 9 (1.64%) Mac OS
15 7 (1.28%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.91%) CentOS
16 5 (0.91%) UNIX
17 4 (0.73%) Solaris
17 4 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
18 3 (0.55%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (27.14%) ITIL
2 53 (9.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 49 (8.93%) Mentoring
4 43 (7.83%) Project Management
5 42 (7.65%) Migration
6 38 (6.92%) Kalman Filter
7 37 (6.74%) Business Development
8 36 (6.56%) Incident Management
9 35 (6.38%) Service Delivery
10 29 (5.28%) Information Security
11 27 (4.92%) Load Balancing
11 27 (4.92%) Business Continuity
11 27 (4.92%) Service Management
12 23 (4.19%) Change Management
12 23 (4.19%) ITSM
13 22 (4.01%) Technical Architecture
14 21 (3.83%) CRM
15 20 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
15 20 (3.64%) Time Management
16 19 (3.46%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 162 (29.51%) SQL
2 61 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 38 (6.92%) C
4 15 (2.73%) VBScript
4 15 (2.73%) VB
5 8 (1.46%) Perl
6 7 (1.28%) PHP
6 7 (1.28%) C#
6 7 (1.28%) VBA
7 6 (1.09%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.09%) Java
7 6 (1.09%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.36%) Python
9 1 (0.18%) VB6
9 1 (0.18%) Korn
9 1 (0.18%) PHP5
9 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 127 (23.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 95 (17.30%) MCSE
3 76 (13.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 63 (11.48%) Security Cleared
5 57 (10.38%) SC Cleared
6 56 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
7 53 (9.65%) Citrix Certification
8 52 (9.47%) CCNA
9 49 (8.93%) CCA
9 49 (8.93%) MCP
10 46 (8.38%) MCITP
11 36 (6.56%) Degree
12 26 (4.74%) MCSA
13 15 (2.73%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 14 (2.55%) MCTS
15 12 (2.19%) JNCIA
16 11 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
17 9 (1.64%) CCNP
17 9 (1.64%) CCEE
18 8 (1.46%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (15.85%) SLA
2 19 (3.46%) COBIT
3 8 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.91%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.55%) QA
5 3 (0.55%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 365 (66.48%) Active Directory
2 279 (50.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 163 (29.69%) Hyper-V
4 132 (24.04%) XenApp
5 97 (17.67%) vSphere
6 77 (14.03%) XenDesktop
7 51 (9.29%) VMware ESX
8 46 (8.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 37 (6.74%) Microsoft App-V
10 29 (5.28%) VMware ESXi
11 25 (4.55%) vCloud
12 24 (4.37%) XenServer
13 22 (4.01%) VMware Workstation
14 20 (3.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 15 (2.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 13 (2.37%) Forefront TMG
17 6 (1.09%) Xen
18 5 (0.91%) NFS
18 5 (0.91%) Varnish
19 2 (0.36%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 64 (11.66%) SCCM
2 49 (8.93%) Backup Exec
3 29 (5.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 24 (4.37%) NetBackup
5 23 (4.19%) SCOM
6 18 (3.28%) ARCserve
7 17 (3.10%) WSUS
8 15 (2.73%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 13 (2.37%) EdgeSight
10 7 (1.28%) Puppet
10 7 (1.28%) Nagios
11 6 (1.09%) SCVMM
11 6 (1.09%) SCOrch
12 5 (0.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 5 (0.91%) ZABBIX
12 5 (0.91%) Cacti
12 5 (0.91%) SolarWinds Orion
12 5 (0.91%) Sysprep
12 5 (0.91%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 415 (75.59%) Microsoft
2 341 (62.11%) VMware
3 308 (56.10%) Citrix
4 199 (36.25%) Cisco
5 110 (20.04%) HP
6 81 (14.75%) Dell
7 67 (12.20%) Symantec
8 32 (5.83%) Juniper
9 31 (5.65%) Apple
10 30 (5.46%) CheckPoint
11 29 (5.28%) NetApp
11 29 (5.28%) SonicWALL
12 27 (4.92%) AppSense
13 24 (4.37%) Red Hat
14 23 (4.19%) Oracle
15 21 (3.83%) Computacenter
16 20 (3.64%) Sophos
17 15 (2.73%) Veritas
17 15 (2.73%) EMC
17 15 (2.73%) McAfee
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Posted: 9 hours ago
London
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Salary: £35k - 38k per month + benefits
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
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Senitor Associates
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Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + including car allowance
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Salary: £35k - 48k per year + car allowance
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London
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Car
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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Salary: £28K - £31K (inc. bonus) + extensive benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits + Overtime
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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