Period
to 20 January 2018

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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Terminal Services
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 328 329 306
Rank change year-on-year +1 -23 +27
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 38 26 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.30% 0.21% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 2.55% 1.81% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 41 26 34
North West median annual salary £43,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.36% +10.00% -35.90%
10th Percentile £29,250 £21,250 £20,950
90th Percentile £52,500 £31,000 £38,375
England median annual salary £38,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +16.92% -7.14% -

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 1,490 1,437 1,373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 11.78% 11.65% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,208 1,187 1,058
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.29% -1.45%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
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 January 2018.

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 January 2018. 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 +9 33 £43,000 +56.36% 5
Cheshire -37 3 £50,000 +60.00%
Lancashire - 1 £19,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £25,000 - 2
Terminal Services
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 37 (97.37%) Windows
2 33 (86.84%) Active Directory
3 31 (81.58%) Microsoft
4 30 (78.95%) DNS
4 30 (78.95%) VMware
5 29 (76.32%) WAN
5 29 (76.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (76.32%) LAN
5 29 (76.32%) Hyper-V
6 28 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (73.68%) MCSE
7 27 (71.05%) DHCP
7 27 (71.05%) TCP/IP
7 27 (71.05%) Office 365
7 27 (71.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (68.42%) Web Services
9 25 (65.79%) SharePoint
10 24 (63.16%) SAN
10 24 (63.16%) vSphere
11 22 (57.89%) Virtual Machines
12 20 (52.63%) SharePoint 2013
13 18 (47.37%) Cisco
14 17 (44.74%) ITIL
15 16 (42.11%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (28.95%) Finance
17 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
18 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
18 6 (15.79%) SQL
18 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
19 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange

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 25 (65.79%) SharePoint
2 20 (52.63%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 27 (71.05%) Office 365
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (78.95%) DNS
2 29 (76.32%) LAN
2 29 (76.32%) WAN
3 27 (71.05%) DHCP
3 27 (71.05%) TCP/IP
4 24 (63.16%) SAN
5 4 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (5.26%) Firewall
6 2 (5.26%) VLAN
6 2 (5.26%) VPN
7 1 (2.63%) MPLS
7 1 (2.63%) Skype
7 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 23 (60.53%) 3rd Line Support
2 23 (60.53%) Support Engineer
3 22 (57.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (23.68%) IT Support
5 5 (13.16%) Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) IT Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Support Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Applications Support
6 4 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) IT Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Project Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Project Support Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (68.42%) Web Services
2 4 (10.53%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) CMDB
1 1 (2.63%) Fintech
1 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (97.37%) Windows
2 27 (71.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) ITIL
2 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (10.53%) Change Management
3 4 (10.53%) CRM
3 4 (10.53%) Document Management
3 4 (10.53%) ITSM
3 4 (10.53%) Workflow
4 3 (7.89%) Coaching
4 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.26%) High Availability
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (2.63%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.63%) Presales
6 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.63%) Quantitative Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Security Management
6 1 (2.63%) Server Hardening
6 1 (2.63%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (76.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (73.68%) MCSE
3 16 (42.11%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (7.89%) MCTS
4 3 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.63%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 33 (86.84%) Active Directory
2 29 (76.32%) Hyper-V
3 28 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (63.16%) vSphere
5 22 (57.89%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (10.53%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.63%) XenApp
8 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (81.58%) Microsoft
2 30 (78.95%) VMware
3 18 (47.37%) Cisco
4 4 (10.53%) Citrix
4 4 (10.53%) iManage
5 2 (5.26%) Veeam
6 1 (2.63%) Avaya
6 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.63%) NICE Systems
6 1 (2.63%) Polycom
6 1 (2.63%) Wyse