The first table below looks at the demand for Hyper-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 111 105 81
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -24
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 103 108 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.93% 1.95% 3.00%
As % of the System Software category 20.98% 18.43% 30.12%
Number of salaries quoted 91 102 123
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -9.87%
System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
491 586 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.22% 10.59% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 428 525 427
Average salary £36,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,004 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the West Midlands region.

Hyper-V Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Hyper-V Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Hyper-V
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +13 59 £42,000 +20.00% 10
Coventry +2 12 £33,750 -3.57% 3
Staffordshire - 9 £35,000 -
Warwickshire +14 8 £27,675 -20.92% 1
Solihull -11 6 £30,000 -15.49% 1
Shropshire +1 2 £34,500 +4.54% 2
Wolverhampton -7 2 £31,500 -10.00%
Herefordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V.

1 141 (73.06%) VMware
2 139 (72.02%) Windows
3 135 (69.95%) Microsoft
4 127 (65.80%) Active Directory
5 105 (54.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 96 (49.74%) Citrix
7 70 (36.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 69 (35.75%) MS Exchange
9 65 (33.68%) SAN
10 62 (32.12%) MCSE
11 61 (31.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 53 (27.46%) Windows Server 2012
13 51 (26.42%) Cisco
14 50 (25.91%) SQL Server
14 50 (25.91%) NetApp
14 50 (25.91%) SCCM
15 45 (23.32%) MS Excel
16 42 (21.76%) Exchange Server 2010
17 41 (21.24%) XenDesktop
17 41 (21.24%) HP
18 40 (20.73%) MCITP
18 40 (20.73%) Lync
19 39 (20.21%) XenApp
19 39 (20.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 38 (19.69%) Exchange Server 2003
20 38 (19.69%) Exchange Server 2013
21 35 (18.13%) SCOM
22 33 (17.10%) Firewall
23 31 (16.06%) MCTS
23 31 (16.06%) Windows Server 2003

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 69 (35.75%) MS Exchange
2 42 (21.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (20.73%) Lync
4 38 (19.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 38 (19.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 26 (13.47%) SharePoint
6 25 (12.95%) Exchange Server 2007
7 21 (10.88%) IIS
8 16 (8.29%) SharePoint Server
9 13 (6.74%) Office Communications Server
10 10 (5.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 9 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2000
12 6 (3.11%) Tomcat
13 4 (2.07%) Apache
13 4 (2.07%) Moodle
13 4 (2.07%) WordPress
14 2 (1.04%) EPiServer CMS
14 2 (1.04%) CMS
14 2 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 45 (23.32%) MS Excel
2 23 (11.92%) MS Office
3 7 (3.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.59%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (15.54%) Office 365
2 6 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (33.68%) SAN
2 33 (17.10%) Firewall
3 27 (13.99%) Unified Communications
4 26 (13.47%) DNS
5 23 (11.92%) NAS
6 21 (10.88%) DHCP
7 17 (8.81%) TCP/IP
8 16 (8.29%) WAN
9 15 (7.77%) LAN
10 14 (7.25%) VPN
11 9 (4.66%) HTTP
11 9 (4.66%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (4.66%) SSH
11 9 (4.66%) VLAN
12 8 (4.15%) WAAS
12 8 (4.15%) SSL
13 7 (3.63%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (3.11%) NetScaler
15 5 (2.59%) Internet
15 5 (2.59%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (25.91%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (5.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.07%) MySQL
4 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.04%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.52%) MSI
General
1 6 (3.11%) Publishing
2 5 (2.59%) Finance
3 2 (1.04%) Advertising
3 2 (1.04%) Local Government
4 1 (0.52%) Retail
4 1 (0.52%) Automotive
4 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.52%) Back Office
4 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (35.75%) Consultant
2 34 (17.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 31 (16.06%) Architect
4 30 (15.54%) Microsoft Consultant
5 29 (15.03%) Support Engineer
6 20 (10.36%) 3rd Line Support
7 18 (9.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 16 (8.29%) Technical Architect
9 14 (7.25%) Analyst
10 13 (6.74%) Technical Consultant
10 13 (6.74%) Exchange Consultant
11 12 (6.22%) Pre Sales Consultant
12 10 (5.18%) Support Analyst
13 8 (4.15%) IT Support
14 7 (3.63%) Solutions Architect
15 6 (3.11%) Technical Support
15 6 (3.11%) Team Leader
15 6 (3.11%) Server Engineer
16 5 (2.59%) Technical Support Analyst
16 5 (2.59%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.11%) Application Packaging
2 5 (2.59%) LAMP
3 1 (0.52%) Flash
3 1 (0.52%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.36%) Clustering
2 11 (5.70%) Blackberry
3 8 (4.15%) FlexPod
4 7 (3.63%) CLARiiON
5 6 (3.11%) Open Source
5 6 (3.11%) Celerra
6 4 (2.07%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.07%) EqualLogic
7 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.04%) Replication
8 2 (1.04%) iPhone
9 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.52%) PMI
9 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.52%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 139 (72.02%) Windows
2 61 (31.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (27.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (16.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (13.99%) Windows 7
6 22 (11.40%) Windows 8
7 16 (8.29%) Linux
8 13 (6.74%) Windows XP
9 5 (2.59%) UNIX
9 5 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.55%) SUSE
10 3 (1.55%) Debian
10 3 (1.55%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.55%) Windows Vista
10 3 (1.55%) FreeBSD
11 2 (1.04%) Android
12 1 (0.52%) AIX
12 1 (0.52%) HPUX
12 1 (0.52%) Solaris
12 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (11.92%) Migration
2 21 (10.88%) Project Management
3 19 (9.84%) ITIL
4 18 (9.33%) Technical Architecture
5 16 (8.29%) Load Balancing
6 13 (6.74%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (6.74%) Technical Analysis
7 12 (6.22%) Change Control
8 7 (3.63%) Service Delivery
8 7 (3.63%) PRINCE2
9 6 (3.11%) Data Protection
9 6 (3.11%) Time Management
10 4 (2.07%) E-Commerce
10 4 (2.07%) Configuration Management
10 4 (2.07%) Security Management
10 4 (2.07%) Network Load Balancing
10 4 (2.07%) Content Management
11 3 (1.55%) Supply Chain Management
11 3 (1.55%) Workflow
11 3 (1.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (12.95%) SQL
2 19 (9.84%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.66%) Perl
4 6 (3.11%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.07%) PHP
6 3 (1.55%) VBScript
6 3 (1.55%) VB
6 3 (1.55%) Python
7 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (36.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (32.12%) MCSE
3 40 (20.73%) MCITP
4 39 (20.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 31 (16.06%) MCTS
6 30 (15.54%) Citrix Certification
7 25 (12.95%) CCA
8 24 (12.44%) MCSA
9 18 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (8.81%) Degree
10 17 (8.81%) CCEE
11 14 (7.25%) CCNA
11 14 (7.25%) MCP
12 13 (6.74%) Security Cleared
13 12 (6.22%) NCDA
14 11 (5.70%) NCIE
15 9 (4.66%) CCIA
15 9 (4.66%) VTSP
15 9 (4.66%) SC Cleared
16 7 (3.63%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 127 (65.80%) Active Directory
2 105 (54.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (21.24%) XenDesktop
4 39 (20.21%) XenApp
5 26 (13.47%) vSphere
6 17 (8.81%) VMware ESX
7 15 (7.77%) Forefront TMG
8 13 (6.74%) XenServer
9 11 (5.70%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (5.18%) vCloud
11 5 (2.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (2.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (2.07%) VMware Server
12 4 (2.07%) Terminal Services
12 4 (2.07%) UAG
12 4 (2.07%) Shibboleth
13 3 (1.55%) NFS
14 2 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (1.04%) Xen
15 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 50 (25.91%) SCCM
2 35 (18.13%) SCOM
3 13 (6.74%) Backup Exec
4 12 (6.22%) SCVMM
5 9 (4.66%) WSUS
5 9 (4.66%) SCDPM
6 8 (4.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 8 (4.15%) NetBackup
7 6 (3.11%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (3.11%) SCOrch
8 5 (2.59%) SCSM
8 5 (2.59%) ARCserve
9 4 (2.07%) MOM
9 4 (2.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (2.07%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (1.55%) Legato
10 3 (1.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (1.04%) AppDNA
12 1 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
12 1 (0.52%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 141 (73.06%) VMware
2 135 (69.95%) Microsoft
3 96 (49.74%) Citrix
4 51 (26.42%) Cisco
5 50 (25.91%) NetApp
6 41 (21.24%) HP
7 22 (11.40%) EMC
8 16 (8.29%) Symantec
9 15 (7.77%) Dell
10 9 (4.66%) AppSense
10 9 (4.66%) CheckPoint
10 9 (4.66%) SonicWALL
11 6 (3.11%) Altiris
11 6 (3.11%) WatchGuard
12 5 (2.59%) Veeam
12 5 (2.59%) Red Hat
13 4 (2.07%) CommVault
13 4 (2.07%) IBM
13 4 (2.07%) 3PAR
14 3 (1.55%) SolarWinds
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Health & Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum - Overall package circa £50
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Aximis West
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K base + 10K Bonus + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £55K basic + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago