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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 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Terminal Services
UK
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1169 925 799
Rank change year-on-year -244 -126 +214
Permanent jobs citing Terminal Services 88 60 51
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.056% 0.064%
As % of the System Software category 0.27% 0.30% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 66 44 45
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,400 £20,750
25th Percentile £32,500 £29,313 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £36,250 £40,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.38% -15.79% +39.71%
75th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £53,250 £66,375 £56,600
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £38,130 £28,500
% change year-on-year -8.21% +33.79% -15.56%

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 32,101 19,919 13,954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.75% 18.48% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15,695 14,441 11,549
10th Percentile £28,008 £30,000 £28,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £79,375 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 3 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Terminal Services in the UK

Terminal Services
Top 14 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 3 July 2022. 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
Jobs
England -211 86 £38,000 -5.00% 11
UK excluding London -118 60 £35,000 -8.21% 9
East of England -62 36 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Work from Home -243 32 £36,250 -5.84% 5
London -226 24 £46,500 -2.11% 2
North of England -81 13 £33,500 -16.25% 6
Yorkshire -58 8 £34,000 -15.00% 1
Midlands -60 5 £39,148 +6.88% 2
South East -77 5 £45,000 +20.00%
East Midlands -38 4 £39,148 +13.48% 2
North West - 4 £27,500 - 3
South West -34 1 £30,000 +5.26%
West Midlands -57 1 £46,000 +2.22%
North East - 1 £37,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, 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 76 (86.36%) Windows
2 74 (84.09%) Microsoft
3 54 (61.36%) ITIL
4 47 (53.41%) Microsoft 365
5 42 (47.73%) PowerShell
6 41 (46.59%) Azure
7 40 (45.45%) Windows Server
8 39 (44.32%) VMware ESXi
8 39 (44.32%) DHCP
8 39 (44.32%) DNS
9 38 (43.18%) Active Directory
10 36 (40.91%) AWS
11 33 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 32 (36.36%) MCSE
13 31 (35.23%) Citrix
13 31 (35.23%) VMware
14 29 (32.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 29 (32.95%) Social Skills
15 28 (31.82%) Hyper-V
15 28 (31.82%) Problem Management
16 26 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
16 26 (29.55%) Incident Management
17 25 (28.41%) Change Management
17 25 (28.41%) Windows 10
18 23 (26.14%) Windows Server 2012
18 23 (26.14%) SCCM
18 23 (26.14%) Veeam
19 22 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
20 21 (23.86%) Problem-Solving
20 21 (23.86%) Analytical Skills

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 17 (19.32%) IIS
2 13 (14.77%) SharePoint
3 12 (13.64%) Apache
4 11 (12.50%) CMS
5 5 (5.68%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.14%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (1.14%) CaseMap
2 1 (1.14%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 47 (53.41%) Microsoft 365
2 41 (46.59%) Azure
3 36 (40.91%) AWS
4 18 (20.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 18 (20.45%) IaaS
5 12 (13.64%) OneDrive
6 3 (3.41%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (3.41%) Power Platform
7 2 (2.27%) Mimecast
8 1 (1.14%) PaaS
8 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (44.32%) DHCP
1 39 (44.32%) DNS
2 21 (23.86%) SAN
3 20 (22.73%) TCP/IP
4 18 (20.45%) NetScaler
4 18 (20.45%) Remote Desktop
5 17 (19.32%) Fibre Channel
6 11 (12.50%) HTTP
7 9 (10.23%) Firewall
8 6 (6.82%) VoIP
9 4 (4.55%) WAN
10 3 (3.41%) LAN
10 3 (3.41%) VPN
11 1 (1.14%) Internet
11 1 (1.14%) IPsec
11 1 (1.14%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.14%) NAS
11 1 (1.14%) Network Security
11 1 (1.14%) SSL
11 1 (1.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.91%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.41%) Power BI
General
1 29 (32.95%) Social Skills
2 21 (23.86%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (12.50%) Advertising
4 10 (11.36%) Multimedia
5 9 (10.23%) Law
6 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
7 5 (5.68%) Marketing
8 4 (4.55%) Manufacturing
8 4 (4.55%) Public Sector
9 3 (3.41%) Finance
9 3 (3.41%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 2 (2.27%) German Language
11 1 (1.14%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (1.14%) Legal
11 1 (1.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (31.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (21.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 17 (19.32%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (19.32%) Wintel Engineer
3 17 (19.32%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) Windows Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (10.23%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (10.23%) Citrix Engineer
6 9 (10.23%) Team Leader
7 8 (9.09%) IT Support
7 8 (9.09%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Citrix Team Leader
8 5 (5.68%) Desktop Support
9 4 (4.55%) Administrator
9 4 (4.55%) Citrix Support
9 4 (4.55%) IT Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.50%) HTML
2 10 (11.36%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.73%) Replication
2 19 (21.59%) Data Centre
3 18 (20.45%) Clustering
4 17 (19.32%) EMC VNX
5 4 (4.55%) Fat Client
5 4 (4.55%) Thin Client
6 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Licensing
7 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.27%) PKI
8 1 (1.14%) IoT
8 1 (1.14%) NHS
8 1 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.14%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 76 (86.36%) Windows
2 40 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 25 (28.41%) Windows 10
4 23 (26.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
6 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (6.82%) Mac OS
8 5 (5.68%) Android
8 5 (5.68%) Apple iOS
9 4 (4.55%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.55%) Windows 8
9 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2019
10 3 (3.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (61.36%) ITIL
2 29 (32.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 28 (31.82%) Problem Management
4 26 (29.55%) Incident Management
5 25 (28.41%) Change Management
6 21 (23.86%) Problem-Solving
6 21 (23.86%) Service Delivery
7 17 (19.32%) Change Control
7 17 (19.32%) Load Balancing
7 17 (19.32%) Service Management
8 15 (17.05%) Business Case
8 15 (17.05%) Line Management
9 14 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (11.36%) ITSM
10 10 (11.36%) Software Deployment
11 7 (7.95%) Virtual Environments
12 5 (5.68%) OO
12 5 (5.68%) OOP
12 5 (5.68%) Project Management
12 5 (5.68%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 42 (47.73%) PowerShell
2 20 (22.73%) SQL
3 6 (6.82%) T-SQL
3 6 (6.82%) VBA
3 6 (6.82%) VBScript
4 5 (5.68%) C#
Qualifications
1 33 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (36.36%) MCSE
3 19 (21.59%) Citrix Certification
4 18 (20.45%) MCSA
5 17 (19.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 17 (19.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (15.91%) MCITP
7 13 (14.77%) CCA
8 5 (5.68%) Degree
9 3 (3.41%) DBS Check
9 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.14%) CCEA
10 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.14%) MCP
10 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.50%) SLA
2 4 (4.55%) QA
3 1 (1.14%) GDPR
3 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (44.32%) VMware ESXi
2 38 (43.18%) Active Directory
3 28 (31.82%) Hyper-V
4 26 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (22.73%) XenApp
6 19 (21.59%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 19 (21.59%) XenDesktop
7 18 (20.45%) vSphere
8 3 (3.41%) MetaFrame
8 3 (3.41%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.14%) BitLocker
10 1 (1.14%) Firmware
10 1 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 23 (26.14%) SCCM
2 18 (20.45%) SCOM
2 18 (20.45%) vCenter Server
3 17 (19.32%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Clustering
3 17 (19.32%) Norton AntiVirus
3 17 (19.32%) SCOrch
4 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (3.41%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (2.27%) WSUS
7 1 (1.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 74 (84.09%) Microsoft
2 31 (35.23%) Citrix
2 31 (35.23%) VMware
3 23 (26.14%) Veeam
4 19 (21.59%) Ivanti
5 18 (20.45%) Brocade
5 18 (20.45%) Cisco
6 17 (19.32%) 3PAR
6 17 (19.32%) EMC
6 17 (19.32%) jetNEXUS
6 17 (19.32%) Rackspace
6 17 (19.32%) Symantec
7 5 (5.68%) ServiceNow
8 3 (3.41%) HP
9 2 (2.27%) Avaya
9 2 (2.27%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.27%) Dell
9 2 (2.27%) NetApp
10 1 (1.14%) BMC
10 1 (1.14%) McAfee