Period
to 17 January 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 100 116 77
Rank change year-on-year +16 -39 +13
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 42 65 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.97% 2.03% 2.99%
As % of the System Software category 14.33% 18.90% 25.37%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 64
Cheshire median annual salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.41% +5.43% +0.78%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £21,325
90th Percentile £48,750 £64,500 £38,750
North West median annual salary £34,500 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% -3.57% +1.45%

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 293 344 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 13.71% 10.76% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 241 240 224
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +13.08% +3.17%
10th Percentile £20,750 £19,250 £18,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £49,625
North West median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +17.33% - +10.29%

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 January 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 January 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
Warrington -11 16 £32,500 -15.03% 7
Macclesfield +28 6 £28,750 +4.55%
Runcorn +2 6 £46,250 +59.48% 1
Widnes - 6 £27,000 -
Crewe +7 4 £55,000 +57.14%
Knutsford +23 3 £34,000 -11.69%
Hyper-V
North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 36 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 35 (83.33%) Office 365
3 31 (73.81%) VMware
4 30 (71.43%) Windows
5 27 (64.29%) Windows Server
6 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 16 (38.10%) DNS
7 16 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (35.71%) Cisco
8 15 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (33.33%) Service Delivery
9 14 (33.33%) Veeam
9 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
11 12 (28.57%) ITIL
12 11 (26.19%) Dell
12 11 (26.19%) EMC
12 11 (26.19%) Publishing
12 11 (26.19%) Wireless
12 11 (26.19%) EqualLogic
12 11 (26.19%) Load Balancing
12 11 (26.19%) Break/Fix
12 11 (26.19%) Dell Compellent
12 11 (26.19%) Presales
13 10 (23.81%) Citrix
13 10 (23.81%) DHCP
13 10 (23.81%) LAN
13 10 (23.81%) WAN
14 9 (21.43%) Firewall
15 8 (19.05%) Information Security

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 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 35 (83.33%) Office 365
2 16 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (11.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (38.10%) DNS
2 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
3 11 (26.19%) Wireless
4 10 (23.81%) DHCP
4 10 (23.81%) LAN
4 10 (23.81%) WAN
5 9 (21.43%) Firewall
6 8 (19.05%) VPN
7 6 (14.29%) Internet
7 6 (14.29%) SMTP
7 6 (14.29%) SNMP
8 3 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (7.14%) SAN
9 2 (4.76%) NAS
9 2 (4.76%) VLAN
10 1 (2.38%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (26.19%) Publishing
2 6 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Back Office
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) IT Support
2 11 (26.19%) Consultant
2 11 (26.19%) Technical Consultant
3 9 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (21.43%) IT Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 8 (19.05%) Support Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) IT Support Specialist
6 5 (11.90%) Support Specialist
7 4 (9.52%) Field Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Field Support Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (71.43%) Windows
2 27 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.14%) Linux
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) Android
6 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 12 (28.57%) ITIL
4 11 (26.19%) Break/Fix
4 11 (26.19%) Load Balancing
4 11 (26.19%) Presales
5 8 (19.05%) Information Security
6 6 (14.29%) ERP
7 5 (11.90%) Server Building
8 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 3 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
9 3 (7.14%) Project Planning
10 2 (4.76%) Coaching
10 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
10 2 (4.76%) Process Improvement
10 2 (4.76%) Service Management
10 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.76%) Supplier Management
11 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) A+ Certification
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.90%) VMware Server
4 3 (7.14%) XenApp
4 3 (7.14%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Vendors
1 31 (73.81%) VMware
2 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 15 (35.71%) Cisco
4 14 (33.33%) Veeam
5 11 (26.19%) Dell
5 11 (26.19%) Dell Compellent
5 11 (26.19%) EMC
5 11 (26.19%) EqualLogic
6 10 (23.81%) Citrix