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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 670 523 581
Rank change year-on-year
-147 +58
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 237 370 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.34% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 1.93% 3.44% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 179 299 237
Average salary £33,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.47% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,275 £21,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
12310 10747 11861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.67% 9.85% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10152 9192 10166
Average salary £40,325 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.11% +3.65%
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 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -118 217 £33,500 -2.89% 36
London -59 55 £39,250 +4.66% 2
South East -68 44 £32,500 -7.14% 9
South West +3 31 £25,000 -27.53% 5
East of England +6 29 £33,500 +42.55% 4
North West -10 23 £30,000 +39.53% 7
Yorkshire -34 19 £50,000 +81.81% 3
West Yorkshire -26 18 £50,000 +81.81% 2
Wiltshire - 18 £24,267 -
Surrey -35 16 £28,000 -25.33% 3
Hertfordshire -10 13 £34,000 +44.68% 3
Watford -1 12 £32,750 - 2
Cheshire -2 12 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Berkshire -16 11 £32,500 +17.64% 4
Wales -1 10 £24,500 -5.76% 4
South Wales -4 10 £24,500 +2.08% 4
Leeds -32 10 £50,000 +81.81% 1
Cardiff +2 9 £24,500 +11.36% 2
City of London -3 9 £37,500 -12.79%
Bedfordshire -1 8 £38,000 -15.55%
Bristol -3 8 £48,000 +35.21% 3
Chester - 8 - - 1
West Midlands -32 7 £29,462 -14.60% 2
Dorking -14 6 £24,000 -26.15% 2
East Midlands -15 6 £40,000 +56.86% 2
Hampshire -17 6 £33,500 -11.84%
Corsham - 6 - -
Bedford - 6 £35,750 -
Brentford - 6 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire +7 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 500 (93.11%) Windows
2 374 (69.65%) Microsoft
3 358 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 319 (59.40%) VMware
5 289 (53.82%) MS Exchange
6 271 (50.47%) VMware Infrastructure
7 256 (47.67%) Citrix
8 226 (42.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 208 (38.73%) MS Excel
10 196 (36.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 194 (36.13%) DNS
12 173 (32.22%) Firewall
13 162 (30.17%) Exchange Server 2007
14 157 (29.24%) Cisco
15 155 (28.86%) Exchange Server 2010
16 153 (28.49%) MS Office
17 133 (24.77%) TCP/IP
18 132 (24.58%) VPN
19 130 (24.21%) Exchange Server 2003
20 128 (23.84%) DHCP
20 128 (23.84%) Windows XP
21 122 (22.72%) Windows 7
22 118 (21.97%) Windows Server 2012
23 117 (21.79%) SQL Server
24 116 (21.60%) Microsoft Certification
25 107 (19.93%) Hyper-V
26 105 (19.55%) WAN
27 101 (18.81%) ITIL
28 98 (18.25%) Exchange Server 2013
29 96 (17.88%) SAN

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 289 (53.82%) MS Exchange
2 162 (30.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 155 (28.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 130 (24.21%) Exchange Server 2003
5 98 (18.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 86 (16.01%) IIS
7 70 (13.04%) SharePoint
8 49 (9.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 30 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2000
10 23 (4.28%) Lync
11 21 (3.91%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.56%) Apache
14 2 (0.37%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.37%) Lotus Domino
15 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.19%) WorkSite
15 1 (0.19%) GlassFish
Applications
1 208 (38.73%) MS Excel
2 153 (28.49%) MS Office
3 16 (2.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.93%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 5 (0.93%) Advent Moxy
2 4 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.74%) SAP Business One
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.37%) Summit
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.66%) Office 365
2 9 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.30%) IaaS
4 6 (1.12%) SaaS
4 6 (1.12%) PaaS
5 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 194 (36.13%) DNS
2 173 (32.22%) Firewall
3 133 (24.77%) TCP/IP
4 132 (24.58%) VPN
5 128 (23.84%) DHCP
6 105 (19.55%) WAN
7 96 (17.88%) SAN
8 80 (14.90%) LAN
9 73 (13.59%) Internet
10 70 (13.04%) VoIP
11 42 (7.82%) VLAN
12 38 (7.08%) Wireless
13 31 (5.77%) ADSL
14 28 (5.21%) SSL
14 28 (5.21%) MPLS
14 28 (5.21%) NAS
15 27 (5.03%) Network Security
15 27 (5.03%) SMTP
16 23 (4.28%) HTTPS
17 22 (4.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (21.79%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (1.49%) Oracle Database
4 8 (1.49%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.56%) MS Access
7 2 (0.37%) MySQL
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.37%) MSI
2 1 (0.19%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.19%) WiX
2 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.19%) ClearCase
General
1 36 (6.70%) Finance
2 29 (5.40%) Retail
3 25 (4.66%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.98%) Legal
5 15 (2.79%) Banking
6 12 (2.23%) Marketing
7 11 (2.05%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.12%) French Language
8 6 (1.12%) German Language
8 6 (1.12%) Publishing
9 4 (0.74%) Advertising
9 4 (0.74%) Local Government
10 3 (0.56%) Back Office
10 3 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.37%) Games
11 2 (0.37%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 116 (21.60%) Support Engineer
2 105 (19.55%) Analyst
3 82 (15.27%) 2nd Line Support
4 62 (11.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 53 (9.87%) Support Analyst
6 51 (9.50%) Architect
7 42 (7.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 40 (7.45%) IT Support
9 37 (6.89%) 3rd Line Support
10 33 (6.15%) Consultant
10 33 (6.15%) Service Desk Analyst
10 33 (6.15%) Service Analyst
11 31 (5.77%) Technical Support
12 28 (5.21%) Technical Architect
13 27 (5.03%) Wintel Architect
14 23 (4.28%) Field Engineer
15 22 (4.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 20 (3.72%) IT Support Engineer
16 20 (3.72%) Systems Engineer
17 18 (3.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.91%) .NET
2 12 (2.23%) HTML
3 9 (1.68%) Software Packaging
4 5 (0.93%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.56%) COM
6 1 (0.19%) XML
6 1 (0.19%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.19%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 87 (16.20%) Blackberry
2 48 (8.94%) Clustering
3 34 (6.33%) Thin Client
3 34 (6.33%) Fat Client
4 22 (4.10%) PDA
5 21 (3.91%) Enterprise Storage
6 19 (3.54%) iPhone
7 17 (3.17%) Computer Science
8 14 (2.61%) Replication
9 11 (2.05%) Mathematics
10 8 (1.49%) Firmware
11 7 (1.30%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.30%) PKI
12 6 (1.12%) Statistics
12 6 (1.12%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.93%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.74%) Handset
15 3 (0.56%) EPoS
15 3 (0.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 500 (93.11%) Windows
2 226 (42.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 196 (36.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 128 (23.84%) Windows XP
5 122 (22.72%) Windows 7
6 118 (21.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 59 (10.99%) Windows 8
7 59 (10.99%) Windows Vista
8 57 (10.61%) Linux
9 18 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (2.61%) Android
10 14 (2.61%) UNIX
11 13 (2.42%) Windows 2000
12 11 (2.05%) Windows 2000 Server
13 8 (1.49%) Mac OS
14 6 (1.12%) Solaris
15 5 (0.93%) AIX
15 5 (0.93%) HPUX
15 5 (0.93%) VMS
15 5 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (18.81%) ITIL
2 42 (7.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 35 (6.52%) Kalman Filter
4 30 (5.59%) Service Management
5 27 (5.03%) Service Delivery
6 24 (4.47%) Incident Management
7 23 (4.28%) Time Management
8 19 (3.54%) Load Balancing
9 17 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
9 17 (3.17%) Performance Monitoring
10 15 (2.79%) ERP
11 14 (2.61%) Change Control
11 14 (2.61%) Problem Management
12 13 (2.42%) Performance Analysis
12 13 (2.42%) E-Commerce
13 12 (2.23%) Project Management
13 12 (2.23%) Business Continuity
14 10 (1.86%) Asset Management
14 10 (1.86%) Project Planning
15 9 (1.68%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 88 (16.39%) SQL
2 61 (11.36%) PowerShell
3 20 (3.72%) C
4 14 (2.61%) VB
5 13 (2.42%) Java
6 12 (2.23%) Perl
6 12 (2.23%) T-SQL
7 11 (2.05%) Python
8 7 (1.30%) VBScript
9 3 (0.56%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.37%) R
10 2 (0.37%) C#
11 1 (0.19%) C++
11 1 (0.19%) PHP
11 1 (0.19%) VBA
11 1 (0.19%) X++
11 1 (0.19%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 116 (21.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 55 (10.24%) MCP
4 54 (10.06%) MCSE
5 44 (8.19%) Degree
6 42 (7.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 40 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
8 37 (6.89%) CCNA
8 37 (6.89%) SC Cleared
9 35 (6.52%) MCITP
10 24 (4.47%) CCNP
11 22 (4.10%) MCSA
12 17 (3.17%) CCIP
12 17 (3.17%) CCSP
13 15 (2.79%) Citrix Certification
14 11 (2.05%) CCEE
15 10 (1.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 8 (1.49%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
17 7 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
18 6 (1.12%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.64%) SLA
2 4 (0.74%) QA
3 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 358 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 271 (50.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 107 (19.93%) Hyper-V
4 91 (16.95%) XenApp
5 81 (15.08%) VMware ESX
6 45 (8.38%) vSphere
7 28 (5.21%) XenServer
8 26 (4.84%) ISA Server
9 23 (4.28%) UAG
10 22 (4.10%) MetaFrame
11 21 (3.91%) XenDesktop
11 21 (3.91%) VMware ESXi
12 19 (3.54%) Forefront TMG
13 18 (3.35%) Microsoft App-V
14 13 (2.42%) VMware Workstation
14 13 (2.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 8 (1.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 8 (1.49%) Xen
16 4 (0.74%) NFS
16 4 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 47 (8.75%) Backup Exec
2 42 (7.82%) SCCM
3 39 (7.26%) WSUS
4 30 (5.59%) Norton AntiVirus
5 25 (4.66%) NetBackup
6 17 (3.17%) OPNET
6 17 (3.17%) OpenView
6 17 (3.17%) ARCserve
7 14 (2.61%) SCOM
8 13 (2.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 12 (2.23%) Nagios
10 11 (2.05%) SolarWinds Orion
10 11 (2.05%) CA Spectrum
11 8 (1.49%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 6 (1.12%) Tivoli
12 6 (1.12%) Netcool
12 6 (1.12%) Netcool/OMNIbus
12 6 (1.12%) CiscoWorks
12 6 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
13 4 (0.74%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 374 (69.65%) Microsoft
2 319 (59.40%) VMware
3 256 (47.67%) Citrix
4 157 (29.24%) Cisco
5 84 (15.64%) HP
6 71 (13.22%) Symantec
7 52 (9.68%) Dell
8 39 (7.26%) Juniper
9 30 (5.59%) EMC
10 24 (4.47%) Apple
11 21 (3.91%) Oracle
12 19 (3.54%) Avaya
12 19 (3.54%) SolarWinds
12 19 (3.54%) F5
13 17 (3.17%) NetApp
13 17 (3.17%) BMC
14 16 (2.98%) SonicWALL
15 15 (2.79%) Veritas
15 15 (2.79%) CheckPoint
16 14 (2.61%) AppSense
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