Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Terminal Services
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 973 676 956
Rank change year-on-year -297 +280 -14
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 61 17 140
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.035% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.27% 0.19% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 49 16 122
10th Percentile £27,350 £26,250 £22,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,875 £25,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £36,945 £33,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.27% +11.95% +3.13%
75th Percentile £48,750 £39,063 £42,188
90th Percentile £69,000 £48,877 £47,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £34,500 £32,750
% change year-on-year +15.94% +5.34% +7.38%

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 22,459 8,852 23,655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.93% 18.47% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15,469 7,603 19,746
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,500 £25,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 18 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Terminal Services in the UK

Terminal Services
Top 12 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 October 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 -270 57 £37,616 +1.81% 16
London -231 29 £36,750 -2.00% 3
UK excluding London -228 28 £40,000 +15.94% 14
Midlands -107 9 £34,497 -0.01% 4
Yorkshire -99 7 £40,000 +45.45% 4
North of England -126 7 £40,000 +9.92% 7
West Midlands -113 6 £38,750 +12.32% 2
Work from Home - 6 £42,000 - 1
East of England -101 5 £42,500 -19.05% 1
South West - 4 £50,500 - 1
East Midlands -74 3 £34,497 -13.76% 2
South East -154 3 £30,000 +9.09%

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 56 (91.80%) Windows
2 37 (60.66%) Microsoft
3 36 (59.02%) Active Directory
3 36 (59.02%) Microsoft 365
4 26 (42.62%) Citrix
5 23 (37.70%) Windows Server
6 20 (32.79%) Firewall
6 20 (32.79%) Windows 10
6 20 (32.79%) SCCM
7 19 (31.15%) Azure
8 18 (29.51%) VPN
9 17 (27.87%) VMware
10 16 (26.23%) Microsoft Office
10 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (26.23%) Hyper-V
10 16 (26.23%) Social Skills
11 15 (24.59%) MS Exchange
11 15 (24.59%) TCP/IP
12 14 (22.95%) Cisco
12 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (21.31%) SQL
14 12 (19.67%) Android
14 12 (19.67%) Apple iOS
14 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2016
14 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2019
15 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Intune
15 11 (18.03%) MCSA
16 10 (16.39%) AWS

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 15 (24.59%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.11%) IIS
2 8 (13.11%) SharePoint
3 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (26.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Exchequer
2 2 (3.28%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 36 (59.02%) Microsoft 365
2 19 (31.15%) Azure
3 10 (16.39%) AWS
4 7 (11.48%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (11.48%) OneDrive
5 3 (4.92%) IaaS
6 2 (3.28%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.64%) GCP
7 1 (1.64%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.79%) Firewall
2 18 (29.51%) VPN
3 15 (24.59%) TCP/IP
4 9 (14.75%) DNS
5 8 (13.11%) DHCP
5 8 (13.11%) LAN
5 8 (13.11%) SAN
5 8 (13.11%) VoIP
5 8 (13.11%) WAN
6 6 (9.84%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (8.20%) iSCSI
7 5 (8.20%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (8.20%) VSAN
8 3 (4.92%) Intranet
8 3 (4.92%) VLAN
9 2 (3.28%) 4G
9 2 (3.28%) Extranet
9 2 (3.28%) Internet
9 2 (3.28%) SMTP
10 1 (1.64%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (4.92%) Data Vault
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) JIRA
General
1 16 (26.23%) Social Skills
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) Public Sector
2 3 (4.92%) Publishing
3 2 (3.28%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 2 (3.28%) Law
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.64%) Games
4 1 (1.64%) German Language
4 1 (1.64%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Support Engineer
2 10 (16.39%) IT Support
3 9 (14.75%) Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Administrator
5 7 (11.48%) IT Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (8.20%) Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Desktop Support
7 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (8.20%) IT Administrator
7 5 (8.20%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Citrix Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Field Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Field Support Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Server Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Server Support
8 4 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.56%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) CSS
1 2 (3.28%) HTML
1 2 (3.28%) REST
1 2 (3.28%) SOAP
2 1 (1.64%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Smartphone
2 8 (13.11%) PKI
3 7 (11.48%) Clustering
4 6 (9.84%) Reinsurance
5 4 (6.56%) Replication
6 3 (4.92%) Virtual Team
7 2 (3.28%) CMDB
7 2 (3.28%) Fat Client
7 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (3.28%) Thin Client
7 2 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.64%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.64%) Housing Association
8 1 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.64%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 1 (1.64%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 56 (91.80%) Windows
2 23 (37.70%) Windows Server
3 20 (32.79%) Windows 10
4 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (19.67%) Android
6 12 (19.67%) Apple iOS
6 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2016
6 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2019
7 7 (11.48%) Mac OS
8 6 (9.84%) Linux
9 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.28%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.39%) Patch Management
2 9 (14.75%) ITIL
2 9 (14.75%) Service Management
3 7 (11.48%) Incident Management
4 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.84%) High Availability
4 6 (9.84%) Kanban
4 6 (9.84%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (9.84%) Software Distribution
5 5 (8.20%) Data Migration
5 5 (8.20%) Migration
6 4 (6.56%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.56%) Information Security
6 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure as Code
6 4 (6.56%) Task Automation
7 3 (4.92%) Decision-Making
7 3 (4.92%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 3 (4.92%) IT Strategy
7 3 (4.92%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (4.92%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) SQL
2 6 (9.84%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.20%) C
4 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.28%) PHP
5 1 (1.64%) C++
5 1 (1.64%) Java
5 1 (1.64%) Perl
5 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.03%) MCSA
3 7 (11.48%) MCSE
3 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
4 5 (8.20%) Degree
4 5 (8.20%) DV Cleared
4 5 (8.20%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.92%) CCNA
5 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (3.28%) CCNP
6 2 (3.28%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.64%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.64%) CCA
7 1 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) SLA
2 3 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (59.02%) Active Directory
2 16 (26.23%) Hyper-V
3 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (16.39%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (14.75%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (8.20%) NFS
7 4 (6.56%) vSphere
7 4 (6.56%) XenApp
8 2 (3.28%) MetaFrame
9 1 (1.64%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 1 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.64%) iptables
9 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.64%) VirtualBox
9 1 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 20 (32.79%) SCCM
2 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Intune
3 9 (14.75%) SCOM
4 5 (8.20%) FortiGate
5 2 (3.28%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (3.28%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (1.64%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 1 (1.64%) BMC Marimba
6 1 (1.64%) Cacti
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.64%) Nagios
6 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.64%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.64%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (60.66%) Microsoft
2 26 (42.62%) Citrix
3 17 (27.87%) VMware
4 14 (22.95%) Cisco
5 7 (11.48%) Apple
5 7 (11.48%) Veeam
6 6 (9.84%) Brocade
6 6 (9.84%) F5
6 6 (9.84%) HP
6 6 (9.84%) NetApp
7 5 (8.20%) CheckPoint
7 5 (8.20%) Dell
7 5 (8.20%) Ivanti
8 4 (6.56%) Mitel
9 3 (4.92%) Adobe
9 3 (4.92%) Canon
9 3 (4.92%) CyberArk
9 3 (4.92%) MobileIron
9 3 (4.92%) Palo Alto
10 2 (3.28%) iManage