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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 74 90
Rank change year-on-year +1 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 23 28 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.14% 2.12% 1.99%
As % of the System Software category 25.00% 15.14% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 29
Median salary £28,250 £23,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.82% -34.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year - +0.67%  

Hyper-V is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 92 185 192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 8.54% 14.00% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 74 154 149
Median salary £32,000 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.58% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +7 13 £29,000 +31.81% 3
Macclesfield +2 4 £26,250 +9.37%
Runcorn +2 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Knutsford +1 1 - -
Hyper-V
North West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 50 (87.72%) Windows
2 43 (75.44%) Active Directory
3 35 (61.40%) Windows Server
4 33 (57.89%) VMware
5 30 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (50.88%) Microsoft
7 28 (49.12%) MS Exchange
8 27 (47.37%) Citrix
9 23 (40.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (35.09%) Office 365
11 19 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (29.82%) Exchange Server 2010
12 17 (29.82%) Windows 7
13 16 (28.07%) XenApp
14 15 (26.32%) DNS
14 15 (26.32%) ITIL
15 14 (24.56%) XenDesktop
15 14 (24.56%) Windows 8
16 12 (21.05%) SQL
17 11 (19.30%) SQL Server
17 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2013
18 10 (17.54%) Remote Desktop
18 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
19 9 (15.79%) VPN
20 8 (14.04%) DHCP
20 8 (14.04%) PowerShell
20 8 (14.04%) Disaster Recovery
21 7 (12.28%) Firewall
21 7 (12.28%) SAN
21 7 (12.28%) VoIP

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 28 (49.12%) MS Exchange
2 17 (29.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.75%) IIS
4 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 20 (35.09%) Office 365
2 5 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.32%) DNS
2 10 (17.54%) Remote Desktop
3 9 (15.79%) VPN
4 8 (14.04%) DHCP
5 7 (12.28%) Firewall
5 7 (12.28%) SAN
5 7 (12.28%) VoIP
6 6 (10.53%) Skype
7 4 (7.02%) LAN
7 4 (7.02%) MPLS
7 4 (7.02%) WAN
8 1 (1.75%) NAS
8 1 (1.75%) PABX
8 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.75%) VLAN
8 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.75%) Wireless
8 1 (1.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.75%) Maven
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.26%) Marketing
4 2 (3.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Support Engineer
2 9 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (14.04%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (12.28%) IT Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 6 (10.53%) Help Desk Support
5 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Team Leader
6 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) IT Support
7 4 (7.02%) Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Citrix Support
7 4 (7.02%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) .NET
1 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) iPad
1 6 (10.53%) iPhone
2 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.51%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.51%) Replication
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.75%) Fintech
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 50 (87.72%) Windows
2 35 (61.40%) Windows Server
3 30 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (40.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (29.82%) Windows 7
6 14 (24.56%) Windows 8
7 4 (7.02%) Windows 10
8 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.75%) Android
10 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.75%) Linux
10 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) ITIL
2 8 (14.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (7.02%) Patch Management
4 4 (7.02%) People Management
4 4 (7.02%) Presales
5 3 (5.26%) Coaching
5 3 (5.26%) Direct Marketing
5 3 (5.26%) Information Management
5 3 (5.26%) Migration
6 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.51%) Case Management
6 2 (3.51%) ITIL V2
6 2 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.51%) Service Management
6 2 (3.51%) Time Management
7 1 (1.75%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 1 (1.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) SQL
2 8 (14.04%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.75%) Ruby
3 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.53%) MCSE
3 5 (8.77%) MCSA
4 3 (5.26%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.51%) A+ Certification
5 2 (3.51%) CCA
5 2 (3.51%) CCNA
5 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.51%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (3.51%) MCITP
5 2 (3.51%) MCP
5 2 (3.51%) MCTS
5 2 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.75%) CCNP
6 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (75.44%) Active Directory
2 19 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (28.07%) XenApp
4 14 (24.56%) XenDesktop
5 6 (10.53%) Terminal Services
6 5 (8.77%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (3.51%) Terminal Server
8 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.75%) Docker
9 1 (1.75%) KVM
9 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.75%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) SCCM
2 3 (5.26%) SCOM
3 2 (3.51%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.51%) FortiGate
3 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (57.89%) VMware
2 29 (50.88%) Microsoft
3 27 (47.37%) Citrix
4 7 (12.28%) Cisco
5 6 (10.53%) Veeam
6 3 (5.26%) SonicWALL
7 2 (3.51%) HP
7 2 (3.51%) Wyse
8 1 (1.75%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.75%) arcserve
8 1 (1.75%) Dell
8 1 (1.75%) EMC
8 1 (1.75%) Google
8 1 (1.75%) IBM
8 1 (1.75%) NetApp
8 1 (1.75%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (1.75%) SAP
8 1 (1.75%) Sophos
8 1 (1.75%) Symantec
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