The table below looks at the statistics for Terminal Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Terminal Services over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 228 193 188
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -5
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 11 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.50% 0.49%
As % of the System Software category 1.70% 5.38% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 23
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £22,900 £19,499
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,100 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +16.66%
Terminal Services
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
647 502 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.37% 9.39% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 511 409 439
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

Terminal Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Terminal Services across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Terminal Services Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Terminal Services
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Terminal Services across the West Midlands region.

Terminal Services Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Terminal Services
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Terminal Services across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Terminal Services Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Terminal Services
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Terminal Services within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
Birmingham -22 4 £41,250 +17.85%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £22,000 -
Walsall - 2 - -
Coventry -1 1 £30,000 +27.65%
Terminal Services
England

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
3 21 (80.77%) MS Exchange
3 21 (80.77%) Windows Server
4 20 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (61.54%) VMware
5 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (53.85%) Citrix
6 14 (53.85%) Cisco
7 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (46.15%) SAN
8 12 (46.15%) NetApp
9 11 (42.31%) HP
9 11 (42.31%) CheckPoint
9 11 (42.31%) Firewall
9 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
9 11 (42.31%) Remote Desktop
10 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (34.62%) Forefront TMG
11 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (34.62%) HP StoreVirtual
11 9 (34.62%) SonicWALL
11 9 (34.62%) Dell
12 8 (30.77%) Symantec
12 8 (30.77%) XenApp
12 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
13 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (26.92%) Backup Exec
13 7 (26.92%) SharePoint

Terminal Services
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 21 (80.77%) MS Exchange
2 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
5 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (15.38%) IIS
6 4 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (19.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Mimecast
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) SAN
2 11 (42.31%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (19.23%) DNS
3 5 (19.23%) IPsec
3 5 (19.23%) IPv4
4 4 (15.38%) DHCP
4 4 (15.38%) Ethernet
4 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 3 (11.54%) VPN
6 2 (7.69%) LAN
6 2 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
1 6 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Installations Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) IT Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Presales Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Server Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Solutions Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Field Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) HP StoreVirtual
2 4 (15.38%) Fat Client
2 4 (15.38%) Thin Client
3 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.69%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 21 (80.77%) Windows Server
3 20 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
7 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
8 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Presales
2 3 (11.54%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) MCSE
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (7.69%) MCITP
3 2 (7.69%) MCSA
3 2 (7.69%) NCSA
4 1 (3.85%) CNE
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) MCP
4 1 (3.85%) Novell Certification
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
2 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
3 9 (34.62%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (30.77%) XenApp
5 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (19.23%) vSphere
7 4 (15.38%) XenDesktop
8 3 (11.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 16 (61.54%) VMware
2 14 (53.85%) Cisco
2 14 (53.85%) Citrix
3 12 (46.15%) NetApp
4 11 (42.31%) CheckPoint
4 11 (42.31%) HP
5 9 (34.62%) Dell
5 9 (34.62%) SonicWALL
6 8 (30.77%) Symantec
7 4 (15.38%) ProCurve
7 4 (15.38%) Veeam
8 2 (7.69%) Apple
8 2 (7.69%) Kaspersky
8 2 (7.69%) Wyse
8 2 (7.69%) Xerox
9 1 (3.85%) arcserve