The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Terminal Services
Rank 198 181 177
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 10 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.52% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 1.98% 5.03% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 11
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,248 £19,600 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £43,200 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.61%
System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
505 577 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.36% 10.34% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 442 517 418
Average salary £36,645 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Terminal Services
England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 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
Shropshire -1 5 £29,000 -7.93% 1
Birmingham -11 3 £25,000 -23.07%
Solihull -6 2 £20,248 -46.36%
Terminal Services
England

Terminal Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (97.06%) Active Directory
3 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
4 25 (73.53%) MS Exchange
5 24 (70.59%) VMware
6 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (52.94%) MS Excel
8 17 (50.00%) TCP/IP
9 16 (47.06%) MCP
9 16 (47.06%) Citrix
9 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (44.12%) WAN
11 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (38.24%) Blackberry
12 13 (38.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 13 (38.24%) VPN
13 12 (35.29%) Cisco
13 12 (35.29%) Internet
13 12 (35.29%) Windows 7
14 11 (32.35%) SCCM
15 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
15 10 (29.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 10 (29.41%) Intel
15 10 (29.41%) Windows XP
15 10 (29.41%) ADSL
16 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
16 8 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
17 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2000

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 25 (73.53%) MS Exchange
2 13 (38.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2000
6 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (5.88%) IBM Notes
7 2 (5.88%) IIS
7 2 (5.88%) Apache
8 1 (2.94%) Lync
8 1 (2.94%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 18 (52.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 15 (44.12%) WAN
3 13 (38.24%) VPN
4 12 (35.29%) Internet
5 10 (29.41%) ADSL
6 4 (11.76%) Broadband
6 4 (11.76%) LAN
6 4 (11.76%) DNS
7 3 (8.82%) Firewall
7 3 (8.82%) DDNS
8 2 (5.88%) SAN
8 2 (5.88%) NAS
9 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.94%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.94%) SQLPlus
General
1 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Support Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Support Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Architect
5 6 (17.65%) Wintel Architect
6 4 (11.76%) Support Technician
6 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (11.76%) Technical Support
6 4 (11.76%) Technical Architect
6 4 (11.76%) ICT Technician
6 4 (11.76%) ICT Support Technician
6 4 (11.76%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (5.88%) Service Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Wintel Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) Head of IT
9 1 (2.94%) Lead Architect
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Blackberry
2 5 (14.71%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (35.29%) Windows 7
5 10 (29.41%) Windows XP
6 7 (20.59%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (17.65%) Windows 8
8 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (11.76%) Windows NT
9 4 (11.76%) Windows Vista
10 3 (8.82%) Linux
11 1 (2.94%) UNIX
11 1 (2.94%) AIX
11 1 (2.94%) HPUX
11 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (11.76%) Time Management
3 2 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.94%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.94%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
1 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) VBScript
2 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) MCP
2 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
4 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
5 4 (11.76%) NVQ Level 3
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (5.88%) Degree
7 1 (2.94%) MCSE
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.94%) CCA
7 1 (2.94%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (97.06%) Active Directory
2 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (20.59%) XenServer
4 6 (17.65%) VMware ESX
5 5 (14.71%) XenApp
6 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
7 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.94%) Xen
8 1 (2.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) SCCM
2 10 (29.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (8.82%) NetBackup
3 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
3 3 (8.82%) ARCserve
3 3 (8.82%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 24 (70.59%) VMware
3 16 (47.06%) Citrix
4 12 (35.29%) Cisco
5 10 (29.41%) Intel
6 3 (8.82%) Symantec
7 2 (5.88%) Lotus
8 1 (2.94%) EMC