Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 109 78
Rank change year-on-year +14 -31 +21
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 57 65 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.23% 2.15% 3.18%
As % of the System Software category 17.07% 20.00% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 46 45 62
Cheshire median annual salary £33,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +15.38% +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £21,775
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £38,750
North West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14% +2.94%

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 334 325 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 13.07% 10.75% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 274 237 231
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +4.62% +3.17%
10th Percentile £20,750 £19,000 £18,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,350 £48,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018. 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 -13 28 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Knutsford +27 7 £34,000 -11.69% 1
Runcorn +10 6 £43,750 +43.44% 2
Crewe +7 6 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Widnes - 5 £27,000 -
Macclesfield - 4 £24,750 - 2
Hyper-V
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 46 (80.70%) Active Directory
2 45 (78.95%) VMware
3 43 (75.44%) Windows
4 41 (71.93%) Office 365
5 39 (68.42%) Windows Server
6 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 21 (36.84%) DNS
8 20 (35.09%) ITIL
8 20 (35.09%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (33.33%) Cisco
10 18 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (29.82%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (29.82%) Break/Fix
12 15 (26.32%) Veeam
12 15 (26.32%) TCP/IP
13 14 (24.56%) LAN
13 14 (24.56%) WAN
14 13 (22.81%) DHCP
14 13 (22.81%) Service Delivery
15 12 (21.05%) Firewall
15 12 (21.05%) VPN
15 12 (21.05%) Load Balancing
15 12 (21.05%) IaaS
16 11 (19.30%) Linux
16 11 (19.30%) Wireless
16 11 (19.30%) Citrix
17 10 (17.54%) Publishing
17 10 (17.54%) Dell
17 10 (17.54%) EMC
17 10 (17.54%) EqualLogic

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 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 6 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 41 (71.93%) Office 365
2 20 (35.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (21.05%) IaaS
4 9 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.75%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.84%) DNS
2 15 (26.32%) TCP/IP
3 14 (24.56%) LAN
3 14 (24.56%) WAN
4 13 (22.81%) DHCP
5 12 (21.05%) Firewall
5 12 (21.05%) VPN
6 11 (19.30%) Wireless
7 6 (10.53%) SAN
8 5 (8.77%) Internet
8 5 (8.77%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (8.77%) SMTP
8 5 (8.77%) SNMP
9 2 (3.51%) BGP
9 2 (3.51%) EIGRP
9 2 (3.51%) MPLS
9 2 (3.51%) NAS
9 2 (3.51%) Network Security
10 1 (1.75%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) Chocolatey
3 1 (1.75%) WiX
General
1 10 (17.54%) Publishing
2 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.51%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 12 (21.05%) IT Support
3 11 (19.30%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (19.30%) IT Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Consultant
4 10 (17.54%) Support Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Technical Consultant
5 9 (15.79%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 8 (14.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (10.53%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) IT Support Specialist
8 5 (8.77%) Support Specialist
9 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (7.02%) Field Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Server Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Service Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
1 5 (8.77%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (3.51%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 43 (75.44%) Windows
2 39 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 11 (19.30%) Linux
4 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.26%) Android
6 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.51%) CentOS
7 2 (3.51%) SUSE
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) ITIL
2 18 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (29.82%) Break/Fix
4 13 (22.81%) Service Delivery
5 12 (21.05%) Load Balancing
6 10 (17.54%) Presales
7 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (12.28%) Information Security
9 6 (10.53%) Server Building
10 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
10 5 (8.77%) DevOps
10 5 (8.77%) ERP
11 3 (5.26%) Business Continuity
11 3 (5.26%) Process Improvement
11 3 (5.26%) Software Licensing
11 3 (5.26%) Time Management
12 2 (3.51%) Continuous Delivery
12 2 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (3.51%) Server Management
12 2 (3.51%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) SQL
2 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) A+ Certification
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.51%) MCSE
4 1 (1.75%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (80.70%) Active Directory
2 17 (29.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.77%) VMware Server
3 5 (8.77%) XenApp
3 5 (8.77%) XenDesktop
4 3 (5.26%) KVM
4 3 (5.26%) VirtualBox
4 3 (5.26%) Xen
5 2 (3.51%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.75%) Docker
6 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Puppet
2 3 (5.26%) Ansible
2 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 45 (78.95%) VMware
2 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 19 (33.33%) Cisco
4 15 (26.32%) Veeam
5 11 (19.30%) Citrix
6 10 (17.54%) Dell
6 10 (17.54%) Dell Compellent
6 10 (17.54%) EMC
6 10 (17.54%) EqualLogic
7 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.75%) Apple
8 1 (1.75%) IBM
8 1 (1.75%) Pegasus
8 1 (1.75%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (1.75%) Sun