Period
to 18 July 2018

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

Microsoft Terminal Services
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 985 901 877
Rank change year-on-year -84 -24 -70
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 217 314 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 0.86% 1.40% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 180 269 366
UK median annual salary £32,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +6.06% -5.71%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,500 £21,375
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £54,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.84% -11.43%

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 25,191 22,379 25,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.43% 12.60% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20,381 18,845 21,478
UK median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 2018.

Salary histogram for Terminal Services in the UK

Terminal Services
Top 15 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 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
England -93 204 £32,500 -7.14% 27
UK excluding London -53 182 £30,000 -7.69% 25
North of England -22 61 £37,500 +15.38% 8
East of England +28 40 £34,000 +4.62% 7
North West -15 40 £43,000 +32.31% 7
London -36 35 £50,000 +11.11% 3
South East -54 29 £30,750 -21.15% 1
Midlands +12 26 £30,000 - 4
East Midlands +10 22 £29,732 -0.90%
Yorkshire +9 18 £27,000 -20.00% 1
South West -2 13 £36,452 +65.69% 4
Wales +22 10 £30,000 +5.26%
West Midlands +20 4 £45,000 +123.18% 4
North East - 3 £19,000 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £26,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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.

1 178 (82.03%) Windows
2 161 (74.19%) Microsoft
3 155 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 118 (54.38%) Citrix
5 109 (50.23%) VMware
6 102 (47.00%) Windows Server
7 91 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 91 (41.94%) Hyper-V
8 80 (36.87%) DNS
9 69 (31.80%) Firewall
9 69 (31.80%) Office 365
10 68 (31.34%) SAN
11 61 (28.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 60 (27.65%) DHCP
13 58 (26.73%) ITIL
14 56 (25.81%) MS Exchange
14 56 (25.81%) WAN
14 56 (25.81%) LAN
14 56 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
15 53 (24.42%) Cisco
15 53 (24.42%) Microsoft Certification
15 53 (24.42%) Microsoft Office
16 47 (21.66%) SQL Server
17 45 (20.74%) SQL
18 42 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
19 41 (18.89%) Remote Desktop
19 41 (18.89%) Linux
20 40 (18.43%) XenApp
21 39 (17.97%) VPN
22 35 (16.13%) TCP/IP

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 56 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 29 (13.36%) SharePoint
3 16 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (6.91%) Skype for Business
5 14 (6.45%) IIS
6 12 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (3.23%) Site Server
8 6 (2.76%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (2.30%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (1.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.46%) Confluence
Applications
1 53 (24.42%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Carpe Diem
1 3 (1.38%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.46%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (0.46%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 69 (31.80%) Office 365
2 34 (15.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (6.91%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.76%) Mimecast
5 5 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.92%) SaaS
7 1 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.46%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (36.87%) DNS
2 69 (31.80%) Firewall
3 68 (31.34%) SAN
4 60 (27.65%) DHCP
5 56 (25.81%) LAN
5 56 (25.81%) WAN
6 41 (18.89%) Remote Desktop
7 39 (17.97%) VPN
8 35 (16.13%) TCP/IP
9 30 (13.82%) VoIP
10 20 (9.22%) VLAN
11 19 (8.76%) NetScaler
12 15 (6.91%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (5.99%) NAS
14 12 (5.53%) MPLS
15 11 (5.07%) iSCSI
16 8 (3.69%) Cisco PIX
16 8 (3.69%) Fibre Channel
16 8 (3.69%) Wireless
16 8 (3.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (21.66%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (2.30%) MySQL
4 3 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.46%) Power BI
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (0.92%) WinDbg
2 1 (0.46%) JIRA
General
1 22 (10.14%) Finance
2 16 (7.37%) Retail
3 9 (4.15%) Back Office
4 8 (3.69%) Marketing
5 5 (2.30%) Automotive
5 5 (2.30%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.84%) German Language
6 4 (1.84%) Legal
6 4 (1.84%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.84%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.46%) Games
7 1 (0.46%) Law
7 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (17.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 37 (17.05%) Analyst
2 31 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 28 (12.90%) Administrator
4 27 (12.44%) IT Support
5 26 (11.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 24 (11.06%) Support Analyst
7 21 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
8 20 (9.22%) IT Engineer
9 19 (8.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 19 (8.76%) Systems Administrator
10 17 (7.83%) 2nd Line Support
11 14 (6.45%) Citrix Engineer
11 14 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
12 13 (5.99%) Windows Engineer
13 12 (5.53%) IT Administrator
13 12 (5.53%) IT Systems Administrator
14 11 (5.07%) Systems Engineer
15 9 (4.15%) IT Manager
15 9 (4.15%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.15%) Web Services
2 5 (2.30%) Flash
3 3 (1.38%) ODBC
4 2 (0.92%) COM
4 2 (0.92%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.46%) CSS
5 1 (0.46%) HTML
5 1 (0.46%) HTML5
5 1 (0.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.98%) Self-Motivation
2 21 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (8.76%) Fat Client
3 19 (8.76%) Thin Client
4 13 (5.99%) User Experience
5 9 (4.15%) NHS
5 9 (4.15%) Public Cloud
6 8 (3.69%) Replication
7 7 (3.23%) Clustering
7 7 (3.23%) FMCG
8 5 (2.30%) Apple TV
8 5 (2.30%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.30%) Driving Licence
8 5 (2.30%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.84%) HP StoreVirtual
9 4 (1.84%) iPhone
9 4 (1.84%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.38%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.92%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.92%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 178 (82.03%) Windows
2 102 (47.00%) Windows Server
3 61 (28.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 56 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (18.89%) Linux
6 24 (11.06%) Windows 7
7 20 (9.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (8.29%) Windows 10
9 16 (7.37%) Mac OS X
10 9 (4.15%) Solaris
10 9 (4.15%) Windows XP
11 6 (2.76%) CentOS
11 6 (2.76%) Mac OS
11 6 (2.76%) Windows 8
12 5 (2.30%) Apple iOS
12 5 (2.30%) SUSE
13 3 (1.38%) Android
14 2 (0.92%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.92%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (26.73%) ITIL
2 42 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
3 24 (11.06%) Service Delivery
4 18 (8.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (6.91%) Service Management
6 14 (6.45%) CRM
6 14 (6.45%) Migration
7 13 (5.99%) Change Management
7 13 (5.99%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (5.99%) Time Management
8 12 (5.53%) Presales
9 11 (5.07%) Problem Management
10 10 (4.61%) Customer Engagement
10 10 (4.61%) Incident Management
11 9 (4.15%) Server Virtualisation
12 8 (3.69%) Business Development
12 8 (3.69%) Change Control
12 8 (3.69%) Mentoring
12 8 (3.69%) PQQ
13 7 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (20.74%) SQL
2 22 (10.14%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.30%) Java
4 3 (1.38%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.38%) C
4 3 (1.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (24.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (16.13%) MCSE
3 23 (10.60%) Citrix Certification
4 22 (10.14%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (9.68%) CCNA
6 15 (6.91%) Degree
6 15 (6.91%) MCITP
7 14 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 14 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (5.53%) MCSA
9 10 (4.61%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (4.15%) CCA
11 8 (3.69%) DV Cleared
11 8 (3.69%) Security Cleared
12 5 (2.30%) MCP
13 4 (1.84%) CCAA
13 4 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
13 4 (1.84%) MCTS
14 1 (0.46%) DBS Check
14 1 (0.46%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.52%) SLA
2 12 (5.53%) PCI DSS
3 11 (5.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.46%) COBIT
4 1 (0.46%) GDPR
System Software
1 155 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 91 (41.94%) Hyper-V
2 91 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (18.43%) XenApp
4 32 (14.75%) VMware ESXi
5 23 (10.60%) XenDesktop
6 22 (10.14%) vSphere
7 20 (9.22%) XenServer
8 12 (5.53%) Forefront TMG
9 8 (3.69%) VMware Workstation
10 7 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (2.76%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (2.30%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (1.84%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.92%) MetaFrame
14 2 (0.92%) VMware NSX
14 2 (0.92%) Xen
15 1 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 1 (0.46%) DFS Replication
15 1 (0.46%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (8.76%) SCCM
2 14 (6.45%) WSUS
3 13 (5.99%) SCOM
4 8 (3.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 8 (3.69%) MOM
5 7 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (2.76%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (2.30%) FortiGate
8 4 (1.84%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.92%) EdgeSight
9 2 (0.92%) ThinApp
10 1 (0.46%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.46%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.46%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.46%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.46%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 161 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 118 (54.38%) Citrix
3 109 (50.23%) VMware
4 53 (24.42%) Cisco
5 23 (10.60%) Ivanti
6 19 (8.76%) HP
7 16 (7.37%) Apple
8 14 (6.45%) iManage
9 13 (5.99%) Google
9 13 (5.99%) McAfee
10 12 (5.53%) Avaya
10 12 (5.53%) Sophos
11 11 (5.07%) NetApp
11 11 (5.07%) Veeam
12 9 (4.15%) Dell
13 8 (3.69%) F5
13 8 (3.69%) Meraki
13 8 (3.69%) SolarWinds
13 8 (3.69%) WatchGuard
14 7 (3.23%) Kaspersky