Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Hyper-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Hyper-V over the 6 months to 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 100 94
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6 -15
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 30 60 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.75% 2.24% 2.84%
As % of the System Software category 10.38% 17.86% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 28 48 61
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% -9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £56,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%

Hyper-V is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 289 336 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 16.83% 12.56% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 230 273 244
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,550 £19,325
90th Percentile £58,750 £64,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Cheshire

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Hyper-V in Cheshire

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Cheshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Hyper-V in Cheshire

Hyper-V
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. 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
Crewe -6 11 £38,500 -26.67% 1
Warrington +6 8 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Chester - 6 £30,000 - 2
Macclesfield +2 3 £30,000 +53.85% 2
Wilmslow +20 2 £50,000 +47.06% 2
Hyper-V
North West

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, IT jobs citing Hyper-V 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 28 (93.33%) Windows
2 23 (76.67%) VMware
3 16 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (53.33%) Windows Server
4 15 (50.00%) Office 365
4 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 15 (50.00%) Cisco
5 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
5 13 (43.33%) ITIL
6 12 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 10 (33.33%) Azure
8 9 (30.00%) AWS
9 8 (26.67%) DNS
10 6 (20.00%) Linux
11 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (16.67%) Firewall
11 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 5 (16.67%) CCNP
11 5 (16.67%) CCNA
11 5 (16.67%) Unix
11 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (13.33%) QlikView
12 4 (13.33%) Data Extraction
12 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
12 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (13.33%) ERP
12 4 (13.33%) LAN

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (6.67%) IIS
1 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (50.00%) Office 365
2 10 (33.33%) Azure
3 9 (30.00%) AWS
4 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) DNS
2 5 (16.67%) Firewall
3 4 (13.33%) LAN
3 4 (13.33%) SAN
3 4 (13.33%) WAN
4 3 (10.00%) DHCP
5 2 (6.67%) FTP
5 2 (6.67%) SSL
5 2 (6.67%) VoIP
6 1 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (3.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) QlikView
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Server Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Support
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
7 2 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
1 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.67%) EDI
2 2 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Clustering
1 4 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) Social Network
4 1 (3.33%) AS400
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (93.33%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.00%) Linux
4 5 (16.67%) Unix
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ITIL
2 12 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (13.33%) Data Extraction
3 4 (13.33%) ERP
4 2 (6.67%) Coaching
4 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.67%) High Availability
4 2 (6.67%) Migration
4 2 (6.67%) Patch Management
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (6.67%) Resource Management
4 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.33%) DevOps
5 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.33%) Presales
5 1 (3.33%) Robotic Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) C#
1 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
1 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
1 4 (13.33%) VBA
2 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) CCNA
1 5 (16.67%) CCNP
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.67%) DFS Replication
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.67%) vSphere
4 1 (3.33%) KVM
4 1 (3.33%) VirtualBox
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (6.67%) NetApp OnCommand
1 2 (6.67%) vCenter Server
1 2 (6.67%) vMotion
1 2 (6.67%) WSUS
2 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.33%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) VMware
2 15 (50.00%) Cisco
3 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.33%) NetApp
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle
5 3 (10.00%) Citrix
6 2 (6.67%) Dell
6 2 (6.67%) Draytek
6 2 (6.67%) McAfee
6 2 (6.67%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.33%) Apple
7 1 (3.33%) Facebook
7 1 (3.33%) Instagram
7 1 (3.33%) Sage
7 1 (3.33%) SAP
7 1 (3.33%) Twitter
7 1 (3.33%) Veeam