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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 110 91 114
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +23
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 91 129 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.84% 2.58% 1.69%
As % of the System Software category 18.53% 20.48% 22.13%
Number of salaries quoted 80 99 59
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
491 630 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.93% 12.58% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 430 529 298
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,275 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -16 46 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Coventry +8 17 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Shropshire +11 9 £30,000 -7.69%
Staffordshire +2 8 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Solihull +2 8 £34,750 -6.08%
Herefordshire - 8 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire +1 6 £30,000 -17.80% 1
Worcestershire +3 4 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Halesowen 0 1 £35,000 -
Dudley - 1 £35,000 -
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 96 (72.73%) VMware
2 86 (65.15%) Windows
3 84 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 77 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 76 (57.58%) Microsoft
6 59 (44.70%) Citrix
7 46 (34.85%) MS Exchange
8 42 (31.82%) NetApp
9 40 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 40 (30.30%) SAN
9 40 (30.30%) MS Excel
10 39 (29.55%) SCCM
11 33 (25.00%) Cisco
11 33 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 31 (23.48%) MCSE
13 29 (21.97%) SCOM
14 28 (21.21%) SQL Server
15 27 (20.45%) HP
15 27 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2003
16 26 (19.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 26 (19.70%) Windows Server 2003
16 26 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2010
17 24 (18.18%) Firewall
18 22 (16.67%) Dell
18 22 (16.67%) XenApp
19 21 (15.91%) Lync
19 21 (15.91%) EMC
19 21 (15.91%) MCITP
20 20 (15.15%) IIS
20 20 (15.15%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 46 (34.85%) MS Exchange
2 27 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 26 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (15.91%) Lync
5 20 (15.15%) IIS
6 18 (13.64%) SharePoint
7 17 (12.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (9.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 10 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2000
11 6 (4.55%) Tomcat
11 6 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
12 5 (3.79%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (2.27%) Moodle
14 3 (2.27%) WordPress
14 3 (2.27%) Apache
15 2 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (1.52%) CMS
15 2 (1.52%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 40 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.09%) MS Office
3 5 (3.79%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.52%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.88%) Office 365
2 7 (5.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (30.30%) SAN
2 24 (18.18%) Firewall
3 15 (11.36%) DNS
4 14 (10.61%) TCP/IP
4 14 (10.61%) NAS
5 13 (9.85%) Unified Communications
6 11 (8.33%) SSL
7 10 (7.58%) HTTP
8 9 (6.82%) VPN
8 9 (6.82%) WAN
9 8 (6.06%) LAN
9 8 (6.06%) VLAN
10 6 (4.55%) DHCP
11 5 (3.79%) NetScaler
11 5 (3.79%) SSH
12 4 (3.03%) Internet
12 4 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (2.27%) Wireless
13 3 (2.27%) IPsec
13 3 (2.27%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.27%) MySQL
5 2 (1.52%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (5.30%) Retail
2 6 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.79%) Publishing
4 4 (3.03%) Finance
5 1 (0.76%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Back Office
5 1 (0.76%) Legal
5 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (32.58%) Consultant
2 22 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 19 (14.39%) Architect
4 18 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
5 17 (12.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (10.61%) Technical Architect
6 14 (10.61%) Microsoft Consultant
7 13 (9.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 11 (8.33%) Analyst
9 10 (7.58%) Technical Consultant
10 8 (6.06%) Virtualisation Consultant
11 6 (4.55%) Exchange Consultant
11 6 (4.55%) Wintel Consultant
12 5 (3.79%) IT Support
12 5 (3.79%) Team Leader
12 5 (3.79%) Server Engineer
12 5 (3.79%) Support Analyst
12 5 (3.79%) Technical Support
12 5 (3.79%) Systems Engineer
13 4 (3.03%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.03%) LAMP
2 1 (0.76%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.76%) WCF
2 1 (0.76%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.88%) Clustering
2 10 (7.58%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.79%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (3.79%) Open Source
4 4 (3.03%) CLARiiON
4 4 (3.03%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.52%) CCTV
5 2 (1.52%) Celerra
5 2 (1.52%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.76%) Replication
6 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 86 (65.15%) Windows
2 33 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (19.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (12.88%) Linux
6 12 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 7 (5.30%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.79%) UNIX
9 3 (2.27%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.27%) SUSE
9 3 (2.27%) Debian
9 3 (2.27%) FreeBSD
10 2 (1.52%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.52%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.52%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.76%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.76%) AIX
11 1 (0.76%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.15%) ITIL
2 19 (14.39%) Load Balancing
3 14 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (10.61%) Migration
4 10 (7.58%) Project Management
4 10 (7.58%) Change Control
5 9 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (6.06%) TOGAF
6 8 (6.06%) Technical Analysis
7 7 (5.30%) Data Protection
7 7 (5.30%) Time Management
7 7 (5.30%) Asset Management
7 7 (5.30%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 6 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
9 5 (3.79%) BCP
10 4 (3.03%) PRINCE
10 4 (3.03%) E-Commerce
10 4 (3.03%) QMS
11 3 (2.27%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.39%) SQL
2 13 (9.85%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.06%) Perl
4 5 (3.79%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.27%) VBScript
5 3 (2.27%) VB
5 3 (2.27%) Python
5 3 (2.27%) PHP
6 1 (0.76%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (23.48%) MCSE
3 26 (19.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 21 (15.91%) MCITP
5 13 (9.85%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (9.85%) MCP
6 12 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 12 (9.09%) MCTS
7 11 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (7.58%) MCSA
9 9 (6.82%) CCEE
9 9 (6.82%) Degree
10 7 (5.30%) CCIA
10 7 (5.30%) CCA
10 7 (5.30%) CCNA
11 6 (4.55%) SC Cleared
12 5 (3.79%) VCAP
12 5 (3.79%) VTSP
12 5 (3.79%) NCDA
12 5 (3.79%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 84 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 22 (16.67%) XenApp
4 20 (15.15%) vSphere
5 17 (12.88%) XenDesktop
6 14 (10.61%) Forefront TMG
7 13 (9.85%) Microsoft App-V
8 12 (9.09%) VMware ESX
9 10 (7.58%) XenServer
10 6 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (3.03%) Terminal Services
11 4 (3.03%) UAG
12 3 (2.27%) vCloud
12 3 (2.27%) Shibboleth
12 3 (2.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (2.27%) BlackBerry Internet Service
12 3 (2.27%) NFS
13 2 (1.52%) Xen
13 2 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.76%) KVM
Systems Management
1 39 (29.55%) SCCM
2 29 (21.97%) SCOM
3 11 (8.33%) SCVMM
4 10 (7.58%) SCDPM
5 9 (6.82%) Backup Exec
6 7 (5.30%) WSUS
7 6 (4.55%) SCOrch
8 5 (3.79%) SCSM
8 5 (3.79%) NetBackup
8 5 (3.79%) ARCserve
8 5 (3.79%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (3.03%) MOM
9 4 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (3.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (3.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (2.27%) CA Spectrum
11 1 (0.76%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 96 (72.73%) VMware
2 76 (57.58%) Microsoft
3 59 (44.70%) Citrix
4 42 (31.82%) NetApp
5 33 (25.00%) Cisco
6 27 (20.45%) HP
7 22 (16.67%) Dell
8 21 (15.91%) EMC
9 10 (7.58%) Symantec
10 9 (6.82%) AppSense
11 8 (6.06%) CheckPoint
12 7 (5.30%) IBM
13 5 (3.79%) Veeam
13 5 (3.79%) Brocade
13 5 (3.79%) Altiris
13 5 (3.79%) Red Hat
13 5 (3.79%) Juniper
14 3 (2.27%) Fujitsu
14 3 (2.27%) SonicWALL
14 3 (2.27%) Blue Coat
Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Sega Europe
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + development
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + development
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Car / Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £55K basic + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K base + 10K Bonus + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
DP Connect
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £0000 - £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Burntwood, Staffordshire
TechCare Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leominster, Herefordshire
CCity IT
Posted: 22 days ago