Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Terminal Services
UK
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 997 752 878
Rank change year-on-year -245 +126 +108
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 76 19 159
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.059% 0.030% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% 0.16% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 65 18 136
10th Percentile £24,750 £27,475 £21,757
25th Percentile £30,500 £29,813 £25,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £34,000 £34,088
Median % change year-on-year +10.29% -0.26% -2.61%
75th Percentile £48,750 £38,750 £43,938
90th Percentile £52,650 £39,125 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £31,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year -4.62% +3.17% -10.00%

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 23,109 11,734 21,337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.80% 18.39% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15,577 9,908 17,635
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,750 £25,500
25th Percentile £38,250 £38,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.06% +10.59% -

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 25 January 2022.

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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -214 70 £34,000 - 37
London -184 36 £48,000 +28.00% 11
UK excluding London -182 33 £31,000 -4.62% 26
Work from Home -196 18 £37,000 +27.59% 4
North of England -109 16 £31,000 -1.59% 13
Yorkshire -61 15 £31,000 -4.62% 7
Midlands -94 7 £32,500 -5.80% 5
West Midlands -74 6 £32,500 -5.11% 2
South West - 4 £51,250 - 1
South East -118 3 £26,500 +3.92% 3
East of England - 3 £37,616 - 4
East Midlands -62 1 - - 3
North West -94 1 £26,000 -15.45% 6

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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 65 (85.53%) Windows
2 60 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 51 (67.11%) Microsoft 365
4 41 (53.95%) Windows Server
5 40 (52.63%) Active Directory
6 36 (47.37%) SQL
7 26 (34.21%) Citrix
8 25 (32.89%) PowerShell
8 25 (32.89%) Azure
9 24 (31.58%) Hyper-V
9 24 (31.58%) Windows 10
10 23 (30.26%) MS Exchange
10 23 (30.26%) VMware
11 22 (28.95%) OneDrive
12 21 (27.63%) SharePoint
13 20 (26.32%) DHCP
13 20 (26.32%) DNS
14 19 (25.00%) Cisco
14 19 (25.00%) Firewall
15 17 (22.37%) IIS
15 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Office
15 17 (22.37%) Social Skills
16 16 (21.05%) SCCM
17 15 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
17 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
17 15 (19.74%) WAN
18 14 (18.42%) SLA
18 14 (18.42%) AWS
18 14 (18.42%) Veeam
19 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008

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 23 (30.26%) MS Exchange
2 21 (27.63%) SharePoint
3 17 (22.37%) IIS
4 9 (11.84%) Apache
4 9 (11.84%) CMS
5 8 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.95%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.32%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 51 (67.11%) Microsoft 365
2 25 (32.89%) Azure
3 22 (28.95%) OneDrive
4 14 (18.42%) AWS
5 6 (7.89%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (7.89%) Power Platform
6 4 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (2.63%) IaaS
7 2 (2.63%) Mimecast
7 2 (2.63%) PaaS
7 2 (2.63%) SaaS
8 1 (1.32%) GCP
8 1 (1.32%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.32%) DHCP
1 20 (26.32%) DNS
2 19 (25.00%) Firewall
3 15 (19.74%) WAN
4 13 (17.11%) TCP/IP
4 13 (17.11%) VPN
5 12 (15.79%) SAN
6 9 (11.84%) HTTP
6 9 (11.84%) LAN
7 5 (6.58%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (6.58%) VLAN
8 4 (5.26%) iSCSI
8 4 (5.26%) NAS
8 4 (5.26%) VSAN
9 3 (3.95%) Internet
9 3 (3.95%) NetScaler
10 2 (2.63%) IPsec
10 2 (2.63%) Network Security
10 2 (2.63%) SSL
10 2 (2.63%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.89%) Power BI
3 4 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
General
1 17 (22.37%) Social Skills
2 11 (14.47%) Manufacturing
3 9 (11.84%) Advertising
4 6 (7.89%) Multimedia
5 5 (6.58%) Finance
5 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.32%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (1.32%) Law
6 1 (1.32%) Marketing
6 1 (1.32%) Publishing
6 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (19.74%) Support Engineer
2 12 (15.79%) Administrator
2 12 (15.79%) IT Engineer
2 12 (15.79%) IT Support
3 10 (13.16%) IT Support Engineer
3 10 (13.16%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (11.84%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (11.84%) Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Architect
7 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (5.26%) IT Administrator
7 4 (5.26%) IT Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Network Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Service Desk Support
7 4 (5.26%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.84%) HTML
2 6 (7.89%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Replication
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Licensing
2 6 (7.89%) PKI
2 6 (7.89%) Smartphone
3 5 (6.58%) Clustering
3 5 (6.58%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) NHS
5 1 (1.32%) CMDB
5 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.32%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 65 (85.53%) Windows
2 41 (53.95%) Windows Server
3 24 (31.58%) Windows 10
4 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2016
7 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2019
8 7 (9.21%) Android
8 7 (9.21%) Apple iOS
9 6 (7.89%) Linux
9 6 (7.89%) Mac OS
10 5 (6.58%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (15.79%) Incident Management
3 10 (13.16%) ITIL
3 10 (13.16%) Migration
4 9 (11.84%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (11.84%) Project Management
5 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (9.21%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (9.21%) Problem Management
6 7 (9.21%) Virtual Environments
7 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.89%) Change Management
7 6 (7.89%) ITSM
7 6 (7.89%) Line Management
7 6 (7.89%) OO
7 6 (7.89%) OOP
7 6 (7.89%) Software Deployment
7 6 (7.89%) Software Licensing
7 6 (7.89%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 36 (47.37%) SQL
2 25 (32.89%) PowerShell
3 7 (9.21%) VBScript
4 6 (7.89%) C#
4 6 (7.89%) T-SQL
4 6 (7.89%) VBA
5 4 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.58%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.63%) Degree
5 1 (1.32%) CCA
5 1 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.32%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.32%) MCSA
5 1 (1.32%) MCSE
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.42%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 40 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 24 (31.58%) Hyper-V
3 15 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (11.84%) XenApp
5 7 (9.21%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (5.26%) NFS
8 3 (3.95%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.63%) BitLocker
9 2 (2.63%) Firmware
9 2 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (2.63%) vSphere
10 1 (1.32%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (21.05%) SCCM
2 11 (14.47%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (5.26%) FortiGate
3 4 (5.26%) SCOM
4 2 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.63%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (1.32%) Dell DRAC
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.32%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 60 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 26 (34.21%) Citrix
3 23 (30.26%) VMware
4 19 (25.00%) Cisco
5 14 (18.42%) Veeam
6 6 (7.89%) CheckPoint
6 6 (7.89%) NetApp
7 5 (6.58%) Apple
8 4 (5.26%) Brocade
8 4 (5.26%) Dell
8 4 (5.26%) F5
8 4 (5.26%) HP
9 3 (3.95%) Ivanti
9 3 (3.95%) Veritas
10 2 (2.63%) Oracle
11 1 (1.32%) Adobe
11 1 (1.32%) BMC
11 1 (1.32%) Mitel
11 1 (1.32%) Sophos
11 1 (1.32%) Symantec