Period
to 18 July 2019

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 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Terminal Services
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 948 994 907
Rank change year-on-year +46 -87 -17
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 127 217 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.088% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 0.52% 0.86% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 105 180 269
UK median annual salary £34,000 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57% +6.06%
10th Percentile £21,950 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £53,750 £56,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -7.69% +4.84%

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 24,654 25,191 22,379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.99% 14.43% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 20,258 20,381 18,845
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +10.47% +1.18%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00% -

Terminal Services
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Terminal Services in the UK

Terminal Services
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Terminal Services in the UK

Terminal Services
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Terminal Services over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

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 18 July 2019. 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 +25 122 £33,750 +3.85% 31
UK excluding London -6 103 £33,000 +10.00% 25
North of England -9 36 £37,500 - 6
North West +23 28 £40,000 -6.98% 5
Midlands +42 26 £37,500 +25.00% 5
London +80 21 £35,000 -30.00% 7
East of England +60 17 £35,000 +2.94% 3
South East +26 16 £26,001 -15.45% 10
East Midlands +19 16 £37,500 +26.13% 3
West Midlands +34 10 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Yorkshire +1 8 £25,250 -6.48% 1
South West +7 6 £32,000 -12.21%
Scotland - 2 £32,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, 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.

1 119 (93.70%) Windows
2 111 (87.40%) Active Directory
3 86 (67.72%) Microsoft
4 75 (59.06%) VMware
5 66 (51.97%) Windows Server
6 63 (49.61%) Citrix
7 58 (45.67%) Hyper-V
8 57 (44.88%) VMware Infrastructure
9 55 (43.31%) LAN
10 53 (41.73%) DHCP
11 51 (40.16%) WAN
12 50 (39.37%) DNS
13 49 (38.58%) MS Exchange
14 48 (37.80%) Microsoft Office
15 45 (35.43%) Windows Server 2012
16 42 (33.07%) Office 365
17 41 (32.28%) TCP/IP
17 41 (32.28%) SAN
18 39 (30.71%) SQL
18 39 (30.71%) Windows 7
19 38 (29.92%) Cisco
20 34 (26.77%) ITIL
21 29 (22.83%) SQL Server
21 29 (22.83%) VPN
21 29 (22.83%) Firewall
21 29 (22.83%) XenApp
22 26 (20.47%) MCSE
22 26 (20.47%) Microsoft Certification
23 25 (19.69%) Windows Server 2008
24 24 (18.90%) PowerShell

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 49 (38.58%) MS Exchange
2 22 (17.32%) SharePoint
3 12 (9.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.36%) IIS
8 1 (0.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 48 (37.80%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.57%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (3.15%) Elite 3E
3 3 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.57%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.79%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 42 (33.07%) Office 365
2 20 (15.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.09%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.94%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.57%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (43.31%) LAN
2 53 (41.73%) DHCP
3 51 (40.16%) WAN
4 50 (39.37%) DNS
5 41 (32.28%) SAN
5 41 (32.28%) TCP/IP
6 29 (22.83%) Firewall
6 29 (22.83%) VPN
7 22 (17.32%) Remote Desktop
8 20 (15.75%) VoIP
9 9 (7.09%) VLAN
10 8 (6.30%) Reverse Proxy
10 8 (6.30%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (6.30%) WLAN
11 7 (5.51%) NetScaler
11 7 (5.51%) Wireless
12 6 (4.72%) Converged Networks
12 6 (4.72%) iSCSI
12 6 (4.72%) Unified Communications
13 5 (3.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.83%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.45%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (6.30%) MySQL
3 8 (6.30%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.57%) MS Access
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (7.87%) Law
2 8 (6.30%) Legal
3 7 (5.51%) Retail
4 6 (4.72%) Finance
5 5 (3.94%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.36%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.57%) Automotive
7 2 (1.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (29.92%) Support Engineer
2 27 (21.26%) Analyst
3 23 (18.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 23 (18.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (14.96%) IT Engineer
5 17 (13.39%) 2nd Line Support
5 17 (13.39%) Support Analyst
6 16 (12.60%) IT Support
7 12 (9.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (9.45%) IT Analyst
8 10 (7.87%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 10 (7.87%) IT Support Engineer
9 9 (7.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 9 (7.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (7.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (7.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (7.09%) Administrator
9 9 (7.09%) IT Administrator
10 8 (6.30%) Architect
11 6 (4.72%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.24%) Web Services
2 1 (0.79%) XML
2 1 (0.79%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (11.02%) Clustering
1 14 (11.02%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (10.24%) Fat Client
2 13 (10.24%) Hybrid Cloud
2 13 (10.24%) Thin Client
3 12 (9.45%) Data Centre
4 9 (7.09%) Replication
5 8 (6.30%) CMDB
5 8 (6.30%) Public Cloud
6 5 (3.94%) Smartphone
7 4 (3.15%) Driving Licence
7 4 (3.15%) iPad
7 4 (3.15%) iPhone
7 4 (3.15%) NHS
8 2 (1.57%) CCTV
8 2 (1.57%) Handset
8 2 (1.57%) PKI
9 1 (0.79%) EPoS
9 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 119 (93.70%) Windows
2 66 (51.97%) Windows Server
3 45 (35.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (30.71%) Windows 7
5 25 (19.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (18.90%) Windows 10
7 20 (15.75%) Linux
8 18 (14.17%) Android
9 13 (10.24%) Mac OS X
10 9 (7.09%) Apple iOS
11 8 (6.30%) CentOS
11 8 (6.30%) Ubuntu
11 8 (6.30%) Windows 8
11 8 (6.30%) Windows XP
12 7 (5.51%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (3.94%) Unix
14 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.77%) ITIL
2 22 (17.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 20 (15.75%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (11.81%) Time Management
5 14 (11.02%) High Availability
5 14 (11.02%) ITSM
6 12 (9.45%) Project Planning
6 12 (9.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (8.66%) Coaching
7 11 (8.66%) Server Virtualisation
8 10 (7.87%) ITIL V3
8 10 (7.87%) Migration
8 10 (7.87%) Problem Management
8 10 (7.87%) Service Management
8 10 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (7.09%) Android Development
9 9 (7.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (7.09%) iOS Development
9 9 (7.09%) Mobile Device Management
10 8 (6.30%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 39 (30.71%) SQL
2 24 (18.90%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (20.47%) MCSE
1 26 (20.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.87%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (6.30%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (6.30%) MCSA
4 7 (5.51%) CCNA
4 7 (5.51%) CCNP
4 7 (5.51%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (5.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (4.72%) MCITP
5 6 (4.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.94%) CCA
7 2 (1.57%) HNC
7 2 (1.57%) HND
7 2 (1.57%) MCP
8 1 (0.79%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.79%) CCEA
8 1 (0.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.81%) SLA
2 5 (3.94%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.79%) GDPR
System Software
1 111 (87.40%) Active Directory
2 58 (45.67%) Hyper-V
3 57 (44.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (22.83%) XenApp
5 23 (18.11%) vSphere
6 18 (14.17%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (14.17%) XenDesktop
7 16 (12.60%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (4.72%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 5 (3.94%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.79%) Firmware
10 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (14.17%) SCCM
2 12 (9.45%) SCOM
3 8 (6.30%) Failover Clustering
3 8 (6.30%) SCVMM
3 8 (6.30%) vRealize
4 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (4.72%) WSUS
5 4 (3.15%) ZENworks
6 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 86 (67.72%) Microsoft
2 75 (59.06%) VMware
3 63 (49.61%) Citrix
4 38 (29.92%) Cisco
5 24 (18.90%) HP
6 19 (14.96%) Dell
7 14 (11.02%) Apple
8 13 (10.24%) Veeam
9 11 (8.66%) Ivanti
10 9 (7.09%) IBM
10 9 (7.09%) Symantec
11 8 (6.30%) EMC
11 8 (6.30%) Hitachi
11 8 (6.30%) Juniper
11 8 (6.30%) NetApp
11 8 (6.30%) Oracle
11 8 (6.30%) Red Hat
11 8 (6.30%) Snow
12 7 (5.51%) iManage
13 6 (4.72%) Avaya