Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Terminal Services
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 739 870 984
Rank change year-on-year +131 +114 -8
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 19 158 144
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.13% 0.095%
As % of the System Software category 0.16% 0.74% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 20 139 135
Median annual salary £33,250 £34,088 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.46% +0.26% -10.53%
10th Percentile £27,825 £21,757 £25,750
90th Percentile £38,875 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,000 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.59% -10.00% -6.67%

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 11,722 21,471 23,532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.36% 17.07% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9,798 17,745 19,373
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%

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 23 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Terminal Services in the UK

Terminal Services
Top 11 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 23 January 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 +149 17 £34,000 -0.26% 6
UK excluding London +105 11 £32,000 +1.59% 5
London +164 6 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Midlands +59 5 £34,250 -3.52%
North of England +58 5 £31,500 +26.00% 3
West Midlands +71 4 £34,000 -9.93%
Yorkshire +32 3 £32,500 +35.42% 2
Work from Home -66 3 £29,000 -18.31% 1
North West +73 2 £30,750 -21.15% 1
South East +119 1 £25,500 -19.05% 2
East Midlands +48 1 £40,000 +14.04%

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 16 (84.21%) Citrix
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 14 (73.68%) Office 365
4 12 (63.16%) LAN
4 12 (63.16%) WAN
5 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
6 10 (52.63%) VPN
6 10 (52.63%) Firewall
7 9 (47.37%) VMware
7 9 (47.37%) Cisco
7 9 (47.37%) SQL
7 9 (47.37%) Azure
8 8 (42.11%) AWS
8 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
8 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
8 8 (42.11%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
9 7 (36.84%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (31.58%) IIS
11 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (26.32%) Bloomberg
11 5 (26.32%) SAN
11 5 (26.32%) Finance
11 5 (26.32%) Replication
11 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (26.32%) ConnectWise

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 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
3 6 (31.58%) IIS
4 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (5.26%) Exchequer
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Business One
1 1 (5.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (73.68%) Office 365
2 9 (47.37%) Azure
3 8 (42.11%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) LAN
1 12 (63.16%) WAN
2 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) VPN
3 8 (42.11%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (26.32%) SAN
4 5 (26.32%) VLAN
5 3 (15.79%) GoToMeeting
5 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
6 2 (10.53%) MPLS
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Office 365 Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (15.79%) ICT Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) ICT Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Field Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Field Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (5.26%) Android
8 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
8 1 (5.26%) Linux
8 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
8 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) Threat Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Network Design
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (5.26%) Business Development
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.26%) Presales
5 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CCA
1 1 (5.26%) CCNA
1 1 (5.26%) CCNP
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) MCSA
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
2 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (36.84%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (26.32%) XenApp
5 4 (21.05%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 4 (21.05%) VMware Server
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (15.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.26%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Citrix
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco
3 9 (47.37%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) Bloomberg
4 5 (26.32%) ConnectWise
5 4 (21.05%) Fortinet
6 3 (15.79%) Avaya
6 3 (15.79%) Dell
6 3 (15.79%) EqualLogic
6 3 (15.79%) Kaspersky
6 3 (15.79%) SonicWALL
7 2 (10.53%) Veeam
8 1 (5.26%) Epicor
8 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
8 1 (5.26%) Meraki
8 1 (5.26%) Sage
8 1 (5.26%) SAP
8 1 (5.26%) Sophos
8 1 (5.26%) Sun