Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Terminal Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Terminal Services over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Terminal Services
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 924 834 770
Rank change year-on-year -90 -64 +62
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 250 374 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 1.14% 1.69% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 219 317 501
England median annual salary £38,500 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.71% +4.48%
10th Percentile £22,300 £21,250 £20,163
90th Percentile £54,000 £58,750 £54,500
UK median annual salary £38,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +15.15% -5.71% +7.69%

Terminal Services is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 21932 22114 23482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.93% 12.40% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 18471 18704 19678
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%

Terminal Services
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Terminal Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Terminal Services in England

Terminal Services
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Terminal Services in England

Terminal Services
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Terminal Services in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Terminal Services in England

Terminal Services
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Terminal Services within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -26 72 £42,500 +6.25% 1
North of England +18 67 £43,000 +56.36% 6
South East +34 60 £39,000 +4.00% 2
North West +27 49 £43,000 +56.36% 4
East of England -9 25 £33,250 +2.31%
Midlands +22 17 £25,000 -10.71% 3
Yorkshire -1 16 £35,000 +11.11% 1
East Midlands +39 12 £28,750 +2.68% 1
South West -24 9 £25,500 -22.73% 2
West Midlands +2 5 £25,000 -16.67% 2
North East - 2 £30,000 - 1
Terminal Services
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Terminal Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Terminal Services.

1 231 (92.40%) Windows
2 202 (80.80%) Microsoft
3 201 (80.40%) Active Directory
4 162 (64.80%) VMware
5 124 (49.60%) MS Exchange
6 122 (48.80%) Windows Server
7 120 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 118 (47.20%) VMware Infrastructure
9 115 (46.00%) DNS
10 108 (43.20%) Office 365
11 104 (41.60%) WAN
12 101 (40.40%) Citrix
13 98 (39.20%) Firewall
14 97 (38.80%) DHCP
15 96 (38.40%) VPN
16 93 (37.20%) Cisco
17 92 (36.80%) LAN
18 89 (35.60%) Windows Server 2008
19 87 (34.80%) Hyper-V
20 85 (34.00%) ITIL
20 85 (34.00%) Windows Server 2003
21 84 (33.60%) Microsoft Certification
22 81 (32.40%) Remote Desktop
23 77 (30.80%) SAN
24 75 (30.00%) TCP/IP
25 70 (28.00%) MCSE
26 65 (26.00%) SharePoint
27 58 (23.20%) Microsoft Office
28 57 (22.80%) Windows 7
29 56 (22.40%) Linux

Terminal Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 124 (49.60%) MS Exchange
2 65 (26.00%) SharePoint
3 41 (16.40%) IIS
4 39 (15.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 34 (13.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 34 (13.60%) Skype for Business
6 24 (9.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (6.80%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (3.60%) Apache
8 9 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (3.60%) Tomcat
9 7 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 58 (23.20%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 108 (43.20%) Office 365
2 48 (19.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (6.00%) PaaS
5 6 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 115 (46.00%) DNS
2 104 (41.60%) WAN
3 98 (39.20%) Firewall
4 97 (38.80%) DHCP
5 96 (38.40%) VPN
6 92 (36.80%) LAN
7 81 (32.40%) Remote Desktop
8 77 (30.80%) SAN
9 75 (30.00%) TCP/IP
10 48 (19.20%) VLAN
11 41 (16.40%) MPLS
12 37 (14.80%) VoIP
13 35 (14.00%) Cisco ASA
14 31 (12.40%) Skype
15 27 (10.80%) Cisco PIX
16 26 (10.40%) iSCSI
17 25 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
18 19 (7.60%) Fibre Channel
19 18 (7.20%) NAS
20 17 (6.80%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (16.80%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.60%) MySQL
4 9 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (3.20%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (12.80%) Finance
2 21 (8.40%) Retail
3 15 (6.00%) Games
4 14 (5.60%) Telecoms
5 13 (5.20%) Back Office
6 10 (4.00%) Legal
6 10 (4.00%) Manufacturing
7 9 (3.60%) Marketing
8 8 (3.20%) Electronics
9 1 (0.40%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 78 (31.20%) Support Engineer
2 54 (21.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 50 (20.00%) Analyst
4 43 (17.20%) 3rd Line Support
5 41 (16.40%) Support Analyst
6 38 (15.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 37 (14.80%) IT Support
8 32 (12.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 27 (10.80%) Administrator
9 27 (10.80%) Systems Administrator
10 24 (9.60%) Infrastructure Support
11 22 (8.80%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 20 (8.00%) IT Engineer
13 19 (7.60%) IT Support Engineer
14 18 (7.20%) Project Engineer
15 16 (6.40%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
15 16 (6.40%) Senior Analyst
15 16 (6.40%) VMware Engineer
16 14 (5.60%) Office 365 Engineer
16 14 (5.60%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (12.80%) Web Services
2 8 (3.20%) ODBC
3 2 (0.80%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.40%) .NET
4 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.40%) CSS
4 1 (0.40%) Flash
4 1 (0.40%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 19 (7.60%) Replication
3 17 (6.80%) Public Cloud
4 16 (6.40%) Computer Science
5 15 (6.00%) Clustering
6 13 (5.20%) Driving Licence
7 11 (4.40%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.80%) Fat Client
8 7 (2.80%) Smartphone
8 7 (2.80%) Thin Client
9 6 (2.40%) Handset
10 5 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (1.60%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.60%) CMDB
11 4 (1.60%) iPad
12 3 (1.20%) iPhone
12 3 (1.20%) iSeries
13 2 (0.80%) CCTV
13 2 (0.80%) Cyber Attack
13 2 (0.80%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 231 (92.40%) Windows
2 122 (48.80%) Windows Server
3 120 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 89 (35.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 85 (34.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 57 (22.80%) Windows 7
7 56 (22.40%) Linux
8 31 (12.40%) Windows 10
9 23 (9.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (7.60%) Windows 8
11 15 (6.00%) CentOS
11 15 (6.00%) Windows XP
12 13 (5.20%) Ubuntu
13 12 (4.80%) Android
14 8 (3.20%) Mac OS
15 5 (2.00%) Apple iOS
15 5 (2.00%) Windows Phone
16 4 (1.60%) Mac OS X
16 4 (1.60%) Solaris
17 2 (0.80%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (34.00%) ITIL
2 39 (15.60%) Mentoring
3 34 (13.60%) CRM
4 32 (12.80%) Presales
4 32 (12.80%) Problem Management
5 30 (12.00%) Migration
6 22 (8.80%) Service Delivery
7 18 (7.20%) Technical Architecture
8 17 (6.80%) Coaching
9 16 (6.40%) Change Management
9 16 (6.40%) Load Balancing
9 16 (6.40%) Server Building
10 15 (6.00%) E-Commerce
10 15 (6.00%) High Availability
11 14 (5.60%) Contingency Planning
11 14 (5.60%) Integration Testing
12 11 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (4.40%) Workflow
13 10 (4.00%) Project Management
13 10 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (21.60%) SQL
2 46 (18.40%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.60%) T-SQL
4 7 (2.80%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.80%) C
5 2 (0.80%) Java
6 1 (0.40%) C#
6 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.40%) PHP
6 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 84 (33.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (28.00%) MCSE
3 45 (18.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 44 (17.60%) CCNA
4 44 (17.60%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (11.60%) MCP
6 25 (10.00%) MCITP
7 22 (8.80%) MCSA
8 19 (7.60%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (7.20%) Degree
10 14 (5.60%) CCIE
10 14 (5.60%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (3.60%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (2.80%) CCA
13 5 (2.00%) CCNP
13 5 (2.00%) Security Cleared
14 4 (1.60%) DV Cleared
15 3 (1.20%) A+ Certification
15 3 (1.20%) MCTS
16 2 (0.80%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.80%) SLA
2 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.80%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 201 (80.40%) Active Directory
2 118 (47.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (34.80%) Hyper-V
4 44 (17.60%) vSphere
5 33 (13.20%) VMware ESXi
6 32 (12.80%) XenApp
7 29 (11.60%) Virtual Machines
8 21 (8.40%) VMware Workstation
9 14 (5.60%) XenDesktop
10 11 (4.40%) Virtual Servers
10 11 (4.40%) XenServer
11 9 (3.60%) KVM
12 8 (3.20%) Virtual Desktop
13 4 (1.60%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (1.60%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.80%) Firmware
14 2 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.80%) NFS
15 1 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 40 (16.00%) WSUS
2 33 (13.20%) Backup Exec
3 24 (9.60%) SCCM
4 21 (8.40%) vCenter Server
5 15 (6.00%) SCOM
6 9 (3.60%) ZABBIX
7 8 (3.20%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.60%) EdgeSight
8 4 (1.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (1.60%) MOM
9 2 (0.80%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.40%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.40%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 202 (80.80%) Microsoft
2 162 (64.80%) VMware
3 101 (40.40%) Citrix
4 93 (37.20%) Cisco
5 53 (21.20%) HP
6 39 (15.60%) Veeam
7 35 (14.00%) Dell
8 34 (13.60%) SonicWALL
9 33 (13.20%) Symantec
10 32 (12.80%) Juniper
11 20 (8.00%) McAfee
12 18 (7.20%) Google
13 16 (6.40%) Draytek
14 15 (6.00%) ProCurve
14 15 (6.00%) WatchGuard
15 14 (5.60%) Apple
15 14 (5.60%) Veritas
15 14 (5.60%) ZyXEL
16 13 (5.20%) F5
17 12 (4.80%) Wyse