Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Terminal Services
England > North West
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 317 328 341
Rank change year-on-year +11 +13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 49 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.38% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 3.23% 1.75% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 48 18 27
North West median annual salary £43,000 £27,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.36% +1.85% -16.92%
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,100 £20,100
90th Percentile £53,750 £43,750 £38,000
England median annual salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% -5.71% +4.48%

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 the North West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1517 1312 1389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 11.89% 10.78% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1101 1057
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,250 £20,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,450
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Terminal Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Terminal Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Terminal Services in the North West

Terminal Services
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Terminal Services in the North West

Terminal Services
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Terminal Services in the North West over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Terminal Services in the North West

Terminal Services
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Terminal Services within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Manchester +22 39 £43,000 +72.00% 3
Cheshire -22 9 £37,500 -11.76%
Lancashire -1 1 £22,000 +2.33%
Terminal Services
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 North West region with a requirement for Terminal Services.

1 46 (93.88%) Active Directory
2 44 (89.80%) Microsoft
3 42 (85.71%) Windows
4 34 (69.39%) Hyper-V
5 33 (67.35%) DNS
5 33 (67.35%) VMware
6 32 (65.31%) LAN
6 32 (65.31%) WAN
6 32 (65.31%) DHCP
7 31 (63.27%) SAN
8 30 (61.22%) TCP/IP
9 29 (59.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 27 (55.10%) MS Exchange
11 24 (48.98%) MCSE
12 22 (44.90%) Web Services
13 21 (42.86%) ITIL
13 21 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
14 20 (40.82%) Office 365
14 20 (40.82%) SharePoint
14 20 (40.82%) Cisco
15 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2012
15 19 (38.78%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (32.65%) vSphere
17 14 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
17 14 (28.57%) Windows 7
18 13 (26.53%) PowerShell
18 13 (26.53%) ITIL Certification
19 12 (24.49%) Firewall
20 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
21 9 (18.37%) Remote Desktop

Terminal Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 27 (55.10%) MS Exchange
2 20 (40.82%) SharePoint
3 14 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (8.16%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 20 (40.82%) Office 365
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (67.35%) DNS
2 32 (65.31%) DHCP
2 32 (65.31%) LAN
2 32 (65.31%) WAN
3 31 (63.27%) SAN
4 30 (61.22%) TCP/IP
5 12 (24.49%) Firewall
6 9 (18.37%) Remote Desktop
7 8 (16.33%) VPN
8 6 (12.24%) VLAN
9 2 (4.08%) NetScaler
10 1 (2.04%) Broadband
10 1 (2.04%) Internet
10 1 (2.04%) MPLS
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) 3rd Line Support
2 21 (42.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 20 (40.82%) Support Engineer
4 17 (34.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (12.24%) Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) Service Manager
6 6 (12.24%) Technical Manager
6 6 (12.24%) Technical Services Manager
7 5 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (10.20%) Support Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Support Technician
8 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.20%) CMDB
3 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.08%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.04%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 42 (85.71%) Windows
2 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
5 8 (16.33%) Windows 8
5 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) Linux
6 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) Patch Management
2 7 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 7 (14.29%) Server Hardening
2 7 (14.29%) SIEM
3 6 (12.24%) Security Management
4 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.08%) Presales
4 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.04%) Break/Fix
5 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (59.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (48.98%) MCSE
3 13 (26.53%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (8.16%) MCITP
4 4 (8.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (6.12%) CCA
5 3 (6.12%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (4.08%) CCNA
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (93.88%) Active Directory
2 34 (69.39%) Hyper-V
3 21 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
4 19 (38.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (32.65%) vSphere
6 4 (8.16%) XenApp
6 4 (8.16%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (89.80%) Microsoft
2 33 (67.35%) VMware
3 20 (40.82%) Cisco
4 8 (16.33%) Citrix
4 8 (16.33%) Wyse
5 6 (12.24%) CheckPoint
6 4 (8.16%) Avaya
6 4 (8.16%) NetApp
7 3 (6.12%) Veeam
8 2 (4.08%) Dell
8 2 (4.08%) HP
9 1 (2.04%) Apple
9 1 (2.04%) Samsung
9 1 (2.04%) Xerox