Period
to 14 August 2020

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 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Terminal Services
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 746 994 957
Rank change year-on-year +248 -37 -61
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 32 116 222
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.082% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 0.28% 0.47% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 28 103 188
Median annual salary £47,500 £32,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.15% +1.56% -12.33%
10th Percentile £25,350 £21,950 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,250 £47,500 £53,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,695 £30,544 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.04% +1.81% -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 11,262 24,499 24,829
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.13% 17.23% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9,270 20,105 20,062
Median annual salary £54,750 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.50% +5.26% +6.74%
10th Percentile £29,250 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +11.84%

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 14 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Terminal Services in the UK

Terminal Services
Top 10 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 14 August 2020. 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 +240 27 £42,253 +30.01% 7
London +220 15 £50,000 +48.15% 2
UK excluding London +206 12 £32,695 +7.04% 9
South East +180 3 £27,500 +5.77% 1
North of England +139 3 £36,390 -6.09% 3
East of England +112 3 £52,500 +50.00%
Midlands +101 3 £21,500 -45.59%
East Midlands +72 3 £21,500 -46.25%
North West +106 2 £39,322 -8.02% 1
Yorkshire +129 1 £27,500 +10.00% 2

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, 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 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
1 25 (78.13%) Citrix
2 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 22 (68.75%) Office 365
3 17 (53.13%) Firewall
4 16 (50.00%) Azure
5 15 (46.88%) Windows
6 12 (37.50%) SQL
6 12 (37.50%) LAN
6 12 (37.50%) WAN
6 12 (37.50%) VMware
6 12 (37.50%) Windows Server
7 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
8 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (31.25%) Cisco
8 10 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 9 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2016
9 9 (28.13%) IIS
9 9 (28.13%) VPN
10 8 (25.00%) AWS
11 7 (21.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 7 (21.88%) DNS
11 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
11 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
12 6 (18.75%) Project Management
12 6 (18.75%) SAN
12 6 (18.75%) Virtual Desktop
12 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V

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 9 (28.13%) IIS
2 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.13%) Exchequer
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Business One
1 1 (3.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 22 (68.75%) Office 365
2 16 (50.00%) Azure
3 8 (25.00%) AWS
4 5 (15.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (15.63%) IaaS
5 3 (9.38%) OneDrive
5 3 (9.38%) Power Platform
5 3 (9.38%) PowerApps
6 1 (3.13%) Mimecast
6 1 (3.13%) PaaS
6 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) Firewall
2 12 (37.50%) LAN
2 12 (37.50%) WAN
3 9 (28.13%) VPN
4 7 (21.88%) DNS
5 6 (18.75%) SAN
6 5 (15.63%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (9.38%) DHCP
8 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
9 2 (6.25%) Skype
10 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (3.13%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
10 1 (3.13%) NAS
10 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
10 1 (3.13%) SSL
10 1 (3.13%) VoIP
10 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) WinDbg
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Law
1 2 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Packager
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Data Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Support
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) LDAP
1 2 (6.25%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) NHS
4 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.13%) CESG
4 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.13%) PKI
4 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
5 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2019
6 4 (12.50%) Linux
7 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
7 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.13%) Solaris
8 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (21.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 6 (18.75%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.63%) DevOps
5 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Automation
5 5 (15.63%) Time Management
6 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
6 3 (9.38%) ERP
6 3 (9.38%) Information Security
6 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.38%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (9.38%) Ticket Management
7 2 (6.25%) Application Packaging
7 2 (6.25%) Benchmarking
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.25%) CRM
7 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) VB
3 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) MCSA
1 3 (9.38%) MCSE
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) LFCE
2 2 (6.25%) LFCS
2 2 (6.25%) Linux+ Certification
2 2 (6.25%) RHCE
2 2 (6.25%) RHCSA
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) VCAP
3 1 (3.13%) CCNA
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 6 (18.75%) Virtual Desktop
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.63%) vSphere
4 3 (9.38%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Server
5 2 (6.25%) XenApp
6 1 (3.13%) BitLocker
6 1 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (12.50%) SCCM
2 4 (12.50%) WSUS
3 2 (6.25%) Ansible
3 2 (6.25%) ThinApp
4 1 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (3.13%) MOM
4 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) Citrix
1 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) VMware
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco
4 4 (12.50%) ConnectWise
4 4 (12.50%) iManage
5 3 (9.38%) Bloomberg
6 2 (6.25%) Adobe
6 2 (6.25%) Avaya
6 2 (6.25%) Fortinet
6 2 (6.25%) HP
6 2 (6.25%) Ivanti
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle
6 2 (6.25%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.13%) Epicor
7 1 (3.13%) Google
7 1 (3.13%) Juniper
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.13%) SAP
7 1 (3.13%) Sun