Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Terminal Services
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 934 949 915
Rank change year-on-year +15 -34 -36
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 136 223 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.099% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 0.57% 0.91% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 118 193 241
UK median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% -14.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,600 £22,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,250 £30,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.74% -12.86% +7.69%

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 23,653 24,493 22,907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.24% 14.89% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 19,462 19,995 19,299
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +8.97% +4.00%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +35 130 £32,750 -0.76% 38
UK excluding London +21 114 £32,250 +5.74% 30
South East +54 34 £28,250 +0.89% 4
North of England +9 32 £32,500 -13.33% 14
Midlands +17 23 £37,850 +18.28% 10
North West +30 19 £43,000 - 5
London +60 18 £40,000 +11.11% 9
East of England +27 17 £24,750 -17.50% 1
East Midlands +20 15 £36,000 +20.00% 6
Yorkshire -5 13 £25,000 -28.57% 5
West Midlands +20 8 £39,750 -0.63% 4
South West +3 6 £33,000 -9.47%
Wales +11 2 £32,500 +8.33%

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 125 (91.91%) Windows
2 114 (83.82%) Active Directory
3 112 (82.35%) Microsoft
4 73 (53.68%) Citrix
5 70 (51.47%) VMware
6 68 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 62 (45.59%) Office 365
8 57 (41.91%) DNS
9 55 (40.44%) DHCP
10 54 (39.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 53 (38.97%) Hyper-V
12 52 (38.24%) WAN
12 52 (38.24%) LAN
13 51 (37.50%) MS Exchange
14 45 (33.09%) Windows Server 2012
15 40 (29.41%) TCP/IP
16 38 (27.94%) SAN
17 36 (26.47%) Microsoft Office
18 32 (23.53%) ITIL
19 31 (22.79%) SQL
20 30 (22.06%) Cisco
20 30 (22.06%) XenApp
21 29 (21.32%) Microsoft Certification
22 28 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 27 (19.85%) Windows 10
23 27 (19.85%) Firewall
24 26 (19.12%) SCCM
25 24 (17.65%) VoIP
26 23 (16.91%) SQL Server
26 23 (16.91%) Linux

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 51 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 16 (11.76%) IIS
2 16 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 12 (8.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (8.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.94%) Apache
6 4 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (2.94%) nginx
7 1 (0.74%) Confluence
7 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.74%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 36 (26.47%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.47%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.74%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 62 (45.59%) Office 365
2 13 (9.56%) Azure
3 8 (5.88%) AWS
4 6 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (4.41%) G Suite
5 5 (3.68%) SaaS
6 2 (1.47%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 2 (1.47%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.47%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (41.91%) DNS
2 55 (40.44%) DHCP
3 52 (38.24%) LAN
3 52 (38.24%) WAN
4 40 (29.41%) TCP/IP
5 38 (27.94%) SAN
6 27 (19.85%) Firewall
7 24 (17.65%) VoIP
8 23 (16.91%) Remote Desktop
9 20 (14.71%) NAS
10 19 (13.97%) VPN
11 14 (10.29%) Internet
12 13 (9.56%) iSCSI
13 9 (6.62%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (5.88%) NetScaler
14 8 (5.88%) VLAN
15 7 (5.15%) Ethernet
15 7 (5.15%) MPLS
16 6 (4.41%) DSL
16 6 (4.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.74%) MySQL
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 11 (8.09%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.88%) Legal
3 7 (5.15%) Law
3 7 (5.15%) Retail
4 6 (4.41%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.21%) Finance
6 2 (1.47%) Automotive
6 2 (1.47%) Social Housing
7 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.74%) Local Government
7 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (30.88%) Analyst
2 38 (27.94%) Support Engineer
3 28 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 26 (19.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 21 (15.44%) Support Analyst
6 19 (13.97%) 2nd Line Support
7 15 (11.03%) 3rd Line Support
7 15 (11.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 14 (10.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (10.29%) Service Analyst
8 14 (10.29%) Service Desk Analyst
9 13 (9.56%) IT Analyst
10 12 (8.82%) IT Support
10 12 (8.82%) Service Desk Support
11 11 (8.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 11 (8.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 10 (7.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 10 (7.35%) Infrastructure Support
12 10 (7.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 10 (7.35%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.03%) Web Services
2 4 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.76%) Fat Client
1 16 (11.76%) Thin Client
2 10 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.35%) Replication
3 9 (6.62%) Clustering
4 6 (4.41%) EMC VNX
4 6 (4.41%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.94%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.94%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.21%) NHS
7 2 (1.47%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.47%) iPad
7 2 (1.47%) iPhone
7 2 (1.47%) PKI
7 2 (1.47%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.74%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 125 (91.91%) Windows
2 68 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 45 (33.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (19.85%) Windows 10
5 23 (16.91%) Linux
6 18 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (11.76%) Windows 7
8 12 (8.82%) Android
9 8 (5.88%) Apple iOS
10 7 (5.15%) Mac OS X
11 5 (3.68%) CentOS
12 4 (2.94%) Fedora
12 4 (2.94%) Mac OS
12 4 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (2.94%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.47%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.53%) ITIL
2 28 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 20 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (12.50%) ITSM
5 14 (10.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (7.35%) Mobile Device Management
7 10 (7.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (6.62%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (5.88%) Android Development
9 8 (5.88%) iOS Development
9 8 (5.88%) Server Management
9 8 (5.88%) Service Delivery
9 8 (5.88%) Web Filtering
10 7 (5.15%) Email Filtering
11 6 (4.41%) Contingency Planning
11 6 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (4.41%) Incident Management
11 6 (4.41%) Workflow
12 5 (3.68%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 31 (22.79%) SQL
2 20 (14.71%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.94%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (21.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (13.97%) MCSE
3 10 (7.35%) MCSA
4 9 (6.62%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (5.88%) CCNA
5 8 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (5.88%) Degree
5 8 (5.88%) MCP
6 6 (4.41%) HNC
6 6 (4.41%) HND
6 6 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (3.68%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (3.68%) DBS Check
7 5 (3.68%) SC Cleared
7 5 (3.68%) Security Cleared
8 4 (2.94%) CCA
8 4 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (2.94%) MCITP
9 2 (1.47%) CCENT
9 2 (1.47%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.50%) SLA
2 8 (5.88%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 114 (83.82%) Active Directory
2 54 (39.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (38.97%) Hyper-V
4 30 (22.06%) XenApp
5 18 (13.24%) vSphere
6 14 (10.29%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (7.35%) XenDesktop
8 5 (3.68%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (2.94%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 4 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (2.94%) Postfix
9 4 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.74%) Docker
10 1 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.74%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.74%) UAG
Systems Management
1 26 (19.12%) SCCM
2 15 (11.03%) WSUS
3 8 (5.88%) SCOM
4 6 (4.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 6 (4.41%) MIMEsweeper
5 5 (3.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (2.94%) ZENworks
7 3 (2.21%) Ansible
7 3 (2.21%) Puppet
7 3 (2.21%) Salt
8 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.74%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.74%) Nagios
9 1 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.74%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 112 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 73 (53.68%) Citrix
3 70 (51.47%) VMware
4 30 (22.06%) Cisco
5 18 (13.24%) HP
6 15 (11.03%) Veeam
7 10 (7.35%) Ivanti
8 8 (5.88%) Apple
9 7 (5.15%) Forcepoint
9 7 (5.15%) iManage
10 6 (4.41%) EMC
10 6 (4.41%) Spiceworks
11 5 (3.68%) 3PAR
11 5 (3.68%) NetApp
11 5 (3.68%) Zerto
12 4 (2.94%) 3Com
12 4 (2.94%) Dell
12 4 (2.94%) Novell
12 4 (2.94%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.94%) Remedy