The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 684 544 606
Rank change year-on-year
-140 +62
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 231 358 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 1.86% 3.32% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 173 292 230
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.61%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12402 10768 11371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.60% 9.92% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10291 9168 9736
Average salary £40,325 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%

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 31 July 2014 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 31 July 2014. 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 -140 216 £33,500 -4.28% 38
London -85 58 £37,500 - 6
South East -82 42 £32,500 -13.33% 8
South West +7 38 £25,000 -27.53% 3
North West +5 25 £30,000 +36.36% 3
East of England -4 23 £34,750 +47.87% 6
Wiltshire +8 18 £25,000 +19.04% 3
Berkshire +4 16 £32,500 -23.52%
Yorkshire -31 16 £40,000 - 6
West Yorkshire -38 16 £40,000 +45.45% 6
Cheshire - 12 £36,750 - 1
Corsham - 12 - -
Bristol -4 10 £37,500 -0.66%
Hertfordshire -23 10 £34,000 +44.68% 1
West Midlands -27 10 £29,000 -10.76% 1
Surrey -51 10 £28,000 -25.33% 3
Watford -10 9 £32,750 - 1
Bedfordshire +2 8 £37,000 -17.77% 2
Devon -6 8 £18,000 -14.28%
Chester - 8 £33,500 -
Reading -2 7 £20,500 -52.32%
Wales -3 7 £24,500 +8.88%
Cardiff -4 7 £24,500 +11.36%
South Wales -6 7 £24,500 +8.88%
Brentford - 7 £40,000 -
Bedford - 6 £35,250 - 2
Liverpool +8 5 £30,000 +27.65% 1
Merseyside +4 5 £30,000 +27.65% 1
Scotland +2 5 £37,500 -11.76%
Shropshire -2 5 £29,000 -7.93% 1

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 511 (92.07%) Windows
2 393 (70.81%) Microsoft
3 368 (66.31%) Active Directory
4 327 (58.92%) VMware
5 312 (56.22%) MS Exchange
6 281 (50.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 274 (49.37%) Citrix
8 241 (43.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 227 (40.90%) MS Excel
10 205 (36.94%) Windows Server 2003
11 198 (35.68%) DNS
12 173 (31.17%) Exchange Server 2010
13 169 (30.45%) Exchange Server 2007
14 167 (30.09%) Firewall
15 160 (28.83%) MS Office
16 158 (28.47%) Cisco
17 147 (26.49%) VPN
18 138 (24.86%) Exchange Server 2003
19 135 (24.32%) Windows XP
20 133 (23.96%) Microsoft Certification
21 130 (23.42%) TCP/IP
22 128 (23.06%) DHCP
23 127 (22.88%) Windows 7
24 120 (21.62%) Hyper-V
25 119 (21.44%) SQL Server
26 118 (21.26%) WAN
27 107 (19.28%) Windows Server 2012
28 104 (18.74%) ITIL
29 97 (17.48%) XenApp
30 95 (17.12%) SAN

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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
1 312 (56.22%) MS Exchange
2 173 (31.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 169 (30.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 138 (24.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 90 (16.22%) IIS
6 89 (16.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 72 (12.97%) SharePoint
8 59 (10.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 34 (6.13%) Exchange Server 2000
10 23 (4.14%) SharePoint Server
11 22 (3.96%) Lync
12 8 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.36%) Apache
14 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.36%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.36%) Lotus Domino
14 2 (0.36%) WorkSite
Applications
1 227 (40.90%) MS Excel
2 160 (28.83%) MS Office
3 16 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.36%) Summit
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.86%) Office 365
2 11 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.98%) IaaS
3 5 (0.90%) PaaS
4 3 (0.54%) SaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 198 (35.68%) DNS
2 167 (30.09%) Firewall
3 147 (26.49%) VPN
4 130 (23.42%) TCP/IP
5 128 (23.06%) DHCP
6 118 (21.26%) WAN
7 95 (17.12%) SAN
8 92 (16.58%) LAN
9 75 (13.51%) Internet
10 69 (12.43%) VoIP
11 40 (7.21%) VLAN
12 39 (7.03%) ADSL
12 39 (7.03%) Wireless
13 32 (5.77%) MPLS
14 31 (5.59%) NAS
15 30 (5.41%) SSL
16 28 (5.05%) SMTP
17 25 (4.50%) Network Security
18 24 (4.32%) HTTPS
19 23 (4.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (21.44%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (1.44%) Oracle Database
4 8 (1.44%) Relational Database
5 5 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (0.72%) MS Access
7 3 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.36%) MySQL
8 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.18%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (0.36%) MSI
2 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.18%) WiX
2 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.18%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.18%) AdminStudio
General
1 30 (5.41%) Finance
2 27 (4.86%) Retail
3 22 (3.96%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.78%) Legal
5 15 (2.70%) Banking
6 11 (1.98%) Marketing
7 7 (1.26%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.08%) Publishing
8 6 (1.08%) Local Government
8 6 (1.08%) French Language
8 6 (1.08%) German Language
9 5 (0.90%) Advertising
10 3 (0.54%) Back Office
10 3 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.36%) Law
11 2 (0.36%) Games
11 2 (0.36%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 119 (21.44%) Support Engineer
2 107 (19.28%) Analyst
3 81 (14.59%) 2nd Line Support
4 57 (10.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 53 (9.55%) Support Analyst
6 48 (8.65%) Architect
7 44 (7.93%) 3rd Line Support
8 43 (7.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 38 (6.85%) IT Support
10 37 (6.67%) Consultant
10 37 (6.67%) Technical Support
11 31 (5.59%) Service Analyst
11 31 (5.59%) Service Desk Analyst
12 30 (5.41%) Technical Architect
13 29 (5.23%) Systems Engineer
14 26 (4.68%) Wintel Architect
15 25 (4.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 25 (4.50%) Field Engineer
16 19 (3.42%) IT Support Engineer
17 17 (3.06%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.42%) .NET
2 12 (2.16%) HTML
3 9 (1.62%) Software Packaging
4 5 (0.90%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.54%) COM
6 2 (0.36%) XML
7 1 (0.18%) HTML5
7 1 (0.18%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.18%) SAML
7 1 (0.18%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 93 (16.76%) Blackberry
2 56 (10.09%) Clustering
3 32 (5.77%) Fat Client
3 32 (5.77%) Thin Client
4 28 (5.05%) Enterprise Storage
5 22 (3.96%) PDA
6 19 (3.42%) Replication
7 18 (3.24%) Computer Science
8 16 (2.88%) iPhone
9 11 (1.98%) Firmware
10 8 (1.44%) PKI
10 8 (1.44%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.26%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.08%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.08%) Statistics
13 5 (0.90%) Digital Media
14 3 (0.54%) FMCG
14 3 (0.54%) Open Source
14 3 (0.54%) Smartphone
14 3 (0.54%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 511 (92.07%) Windows
2 241 (43.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 205 (36.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 135 (24.32%) Windows XP
5 127 (22.88%) Windows 7
6 107 (19.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 72 (12.97%) Windows Vista
8 61 (10.99%) Linux
9 60 (10.81%) Windows 8
10 16 (2.88%) UNIX
11 15 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (2.34%) Windows 2000
13 12 (2.16%) Android
13 12 (2.16%) Windows 2000 Server
14 9 (1.62%) HPUX
15 8 (1.44%) Solaris
15 8 (1.44%) AIX
15 8 (1.44%) Mac OS
16 6 (1.08%) Mac OS X
16 6 (1.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (18.74%) ITIL
2 48 (8.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 34 (6.13%) Service Management
4 32 (5.77%) Service Delivery
5 28 (5.05%) Incident Management
6 21 (3.78%) Load Balancing
7 20 (3.60%) Time Management
8 19 (3.42%) Change Control
9 17 (3.06%) Capacity Planning
9 17 (3.06%) Performance Monitoring
10 15 (2.70%) Problem Management
11 13 (2.34%) Project Planning
11 13 (2.34%) ERP
11 13 (2.34%) Business Continuity
11 13 (2.34%) Performance Analysis
12 11 (1.98%) Migration
13 10 (1.80%) Asset Management
14 9 (1.62%) E-Commerce
15 8 (1.44%) Project Management
15 8 (1.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 82 (14.77%) SQL
2 60 (10.81%) PowerShell
3 15 (2.70%) C
4 14 (2.52%) Java
4 14 (2.52%) VB
5 11 (1.98%) VBScript
5 11 (1.98%) Perl
5 11 (1.98%) Python
6 8 (1.44%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.54%) C#
7 3 (0.54%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.36%) R
9 1 (0.18%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.18%) X++
9 1 (0.18%) C++
9 1 (0.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 133 (23.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 78 (14.05%) Security Cleared
3 62 (11.17%) MCP
4 61 (10.99%) MCSE
5 47 (8.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 43 (7.75%) Cisco Certification
6 43 (7.75%) SC Cleared
7 42 (7.57%) Degree
7 42 (7.57%) MCITP
8 40 (7.21%) CCNA
9 27 (4.86%) MCSA
10 25 (4.50%) CCNP
11 18 (3.24%) CCIP
11 18 (3.24%) CCSP
12 17 (3.06%) Citrix Certification
13 12 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (1.98%) CCEE
15 8 (1.44%) CCA
15 8 (1.44%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (1.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.03%) SLA
2 4 (0.72%) QA
3 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 368 (66.31%) Active Directory
2 281 (50.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 120 (21.62%) Hyper-V
4 97 (17.48%) XenApp
5 81 (14.59%) VMware ESX
6 51 (9.19%) vSphere
7 31 (5.59%) XenServer
8 27 (4.86%) ISA Server
9 26 (4.68%) VMware ESXi
10 24 (4.32%) UAG
11 23 (4.14%) Forefront TMG
12 22 (3.96%) MetaFrame
12 22 (3.96%) XenDesktop
13 20 (3.60%) Microsoft App-V
14 18 (3.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 12 (2.16%) VMware Workstation
16 11 (1.98%) Xen
17 10 (1.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 8 (1.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 4 (0.72%) NFS
Systems Management
1 51 (9.19%) Backup Exec
2 46 (8.29%) SCCM
3 43 (7.75%) WSUS
4 35 (6.31%) Norton AntiVirus
5 30 (5.41%) NetBackup
6 21 (3.78%) ARCserve
7 17 (3.06%) OpenView
7 17 (3.06%) OPNET
8 16 (2.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 16 (2.88%) SCOM
9 11 (1.98%) SolarWinds Orion
9 11 (1.98%) Nagios
9 11 (1.98%) CA Spectrum
10 8 (1.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 6 (1.08%) Tivoli
11 6 (1.08%) Netcool
11 6 (1.08%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 6 (1.08%) CiscoWorks
11 6 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
12 4 (0.72%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 393 (70.81%) Microsoft
2 327 (58.92%) VMware
3 274 (49.37%) Citrix
4 158 (28.47%) Cisco
5 87 (15.68%) HP
6 78 (14.05%) Symantec
7 48 (8.65%) Dell
8 41 (7.39%) Juniper
9 35 (6.31%) EMC
10 23 (4.14%) Apple
10 23 (4.14%) Oracle
11 20 (3.60%) F5
12 19 (3.42%) SolarWinds
13 17 (3.06%) BMC
13 17 (3.06%) Avaya
14 15 (2.70%) NetApp
14 15 (2.70%) Veritas
15 14 (2.52%) McAfee
15 14 (2.52%) AppSense
15 14 (2.52%) SonicWALL
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 30-40K + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £22500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 3 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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England
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
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Liverpool, Merseyside
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
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Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum + Company Car
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Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
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