Period
to 13 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Terminal Services
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 800 870 995
Rank change year-on-year +70 +125 +26
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 38 115 135
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.046% 0.10% 0.091%
As % of the System Software category 0.25% 0.59% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 31 101 118
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,757 £23,000
25th Percentile £29,375 £27,500 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £34,497 £42,500 £32,750
Median % change year-on-year -18.83% +29.77% -18.13%
75th Percentile £43,100 £55,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £55,250 £45,300
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,497 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year +14.99% -3.23% -17.33%

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 with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 15,447 19,485 23,985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.60% 17.12% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12,570 16,056 19,659
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Terminal Services
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Terminal Services as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Terminal Services in the UK

Terminal Services
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Terminal Services.

Salary trend for Terminal Services in the UK

Terminal Services
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Terminal Services over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Terminal Services in the UK

Terminal Services
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Terminal Services within the UK over the 6 months to 13 April 2021. 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
England +46 36 £35,998 -10.00% 12
UK excluding London +74 26 £34,497 +14.99% 12
London +72 10 £42,500 -22.73%
South East +72 8 £37,500 +10.01% 4
North of England +41 8 £32,500 +35.42% 3
Yorkshire -1 6 £37,098 +54.58% 1
Midlands +28 5 £36,628 +18.16% 3
East Midlands +8 4 £38,760 +21.13% 2
Work from Home -119 4 £30,000 -15.49%
South West - 3 £21,500 -
East of England +51 2 £45,000 +100.67% 2
North West +39 2 £30,750 -13.38% 2
West Midlands +26 1 £28,000 -6.67% 1

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, IT jobs citing Terminal Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Terminal Services.

1 33 (86.84%) Windows
2 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
3 28 (73.68%) Active Directory
4 24 (63.16%) Microsoft 365
5 23 (60.53%) Citrix
6 21 (55.26%) VMware
7 17 (44.74%) SQL
8 16 (42.11%) Firewall
8 16 (42.11%) Hyper-V
9 15 (39.47%) Windows Server
10 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (34.21%) SharePoint
11 11 (28.95%) SAN
11 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (26.32%) Windows 10
12 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
13 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
13 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
13 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Office
13 9 (23.68%) Cisco
13 9 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
14 8 (21.05%) SCOM
14 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 8 (21.05%) ITIL
14 8 (21.05%) DNS
14 8 (21.05%) DHCP
15 7 (18.42%) WSUS
15 7 (18.42%) Client/Server

Terminal Services
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 13 (34.21%) SharePoint
2 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
3 7 (18.42%) IIS
4 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
5 2 (5.26%) WordPress
6 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 24 (63.16%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (18.42%) Azure
3 6 (15.79%) SaaS
4 5 (13.16%) AWS
4 5 (13.16%) IaaS
5 2 (5.26%) PaaS
6 1 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.63%) Mimecast
6 1 (2.63%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) Firewall
2 11 (28.95%) SAN
3 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 8 (21.05%) DHCP
4 8 (21.05%) DNS
5 6 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (15.79%) Internet
5 6 (15.79%) LAN
5 6 (15.79%) WAN
6 4 (10.53%) NAS
6 4 (10.53%) VoIP
6 4 (10.53%) VPN
7 3 (7.89%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (7.89%) X.509
8 2 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (5.26%) IP Telephony
8 2 (5.26%) OpenScape
8 2 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
General
1 5 (13.16%) Public Sector
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Automotive
3 2 (5.26%) Back Office
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Billing
4 1 (2.63%) French Language
4 1 (2.63%) Games
4 1 (2.63%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Administrator
2 7 (18.42%) Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) IT Administrator
3 6 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (13.16%) IT Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.53%) IT Support
5 4 (10.53%) Service Desk Support
5 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) IT Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Network Field Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Network Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) CSS
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
1 1 (2.63%) REST
1 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Client/Server
2 5 (13.16%) PKI
3 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.53%) Replication
4 3 (7.89%) Clustering
4 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.26%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.63%) CMDB
6 1 (2.63%) EPoS
6 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.63%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 33 (86.84%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) Windows Server
3 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (26.32%) Windows 10
5 7 (18.42%) Linux
6 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
7 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (7.89%) Unix
9 2 (5.26%) Android
9 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
9 2 (5.26%) Solaris
9 2 (5.26%) VMS
10 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
10 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (21.05%) ITIL
3 5 (13.16%) Antivirus Management
4 4 (10.53%) Business Development
4 4 (10.53%) High Availability
4 4 (10.53%) Project Management
4 4 (10.53%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (7.89%) Availability Management
5 3 (7.89%) Change Control
5 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.89%) CRM
5 3 (7.89%) Decision-Making
5 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
5 3 (7.89%) PQQ
5 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Engineering
6 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.26%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 2 (5.26%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.53%) C
4 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (18.42%) CCNA
2 7 (18.42%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
3 5 (13.16%) Degree
3 5 (13.16%) DV Cleared
4 4 (10.53%) MCSA
5 3 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (7.89%) ISEB
5 3 (7.89%) MCSE
6 2 (5.26%) DBS Check
6 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.63%) CCA
7 1 (2.63%) CCNP
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.63%) MCITP
7 1 (2.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 16 (42.11%) Hyper-V
3 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (18.42%) XenApp
5 5 (13.16%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (13.16%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (7.89%) vSphere
7 2 (5.26%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 2 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (2.63%) BitLocker
8 1 (2.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) SCOM
2 7 (18.42%) SCCM
2 7 (18.42%) WSUS
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (5.26%) MOM
4 2 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (5.26%) SCOrch
4 2 (5.26%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.63%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.63%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 23 (60.53%) Citrix
3 21 (55.26%) VMware
4 9 (23.68%) Cisco
5 6 (15.79%) F5
6 5 (13.16%) ESET
6 5 (13.16%) McAfee
7 4 (10.53%) Proofpoint
7 4 (10.53%) Veeam
8 3 (7.89%) Brocade
8 3 (7.89%) Draytek
8 3 (7.89%) Oracle
9 2 (5.26%) 3PAR
9 2 (5.26%) EMC
9 2 (5.26%) Ivanti
9 2 (5.26%) jetNEXUS
9 2 (5.26%) Mitel
9 2 (5.26%) Rackspace
9 2 (5.26%) Symantec
10 1 (2.63%) Intapp