Period
to 17 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 73 106
Rank change year-on-year -37 +33 +16
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 66 73 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.17% 3.21% 2.56%
As % of the System Software category 20.25% 27.86% 21.93%
Number of salaries quoted 46 67 72
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +11.11% -8.59%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,900 £18,013
90th Percentile £57,500 £44,500 £47,500
North West median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +2.94% +1.75%

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 326 262 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 10.73% 11.53% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 238 232 326
Cheshire median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% +1.56% -5.88%
10th Percentile £19,000 £18,825 £19,000
90th Percentile £57,325 £49,875 £52,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +6.06%

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 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 +21 46 £37,500 +17.19% 2
Crewe -6 7 £55,000 +50.68%
Wilmslow +7 5 £34,000 -5.56%
Runcorn -4 3 £30,500 -6.15% 1
Knutsford - 2 £38,500 - 1
Chester -4 1 £30,000 - 1
Hyper-V
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 62 (93.94%) VMware
2 57 (86.36%) Windows
3 49 (74.24%) Active Directory
4 41 (62.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (59.09%) Windows Server
5 39 (59.09%) Citrix
6 37 (56.06%) DNS
7 36 (54.55%) Microsoft
8 34 (51.52%) Cisco
9 26 (39.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (37.88%) DHCP
11 23 (34.85%) MS Exchange
12 20 (30.30%) Firewall
13 19 (28.79%) Exchange Server 2013
13 19 (28.79%) Data Centre
14 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (27.27%) EqualLogic
14 18 (27.27%) Dell
14 18 (27.27%) NetApp
14 18 (27.27%) Symantec
15 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Azure
16 16 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
16 16 (24.24%) LAN
16 16 (24.24%) WAN
17 15 (22.73%) ITIL
17 15 (22.73%) SAN
17 15 (22.73%) CommVault
17 15 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
17 15 (22.73%) WSUS

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 23 (34.85%) MS Exchange
2 19 (28.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (10.61%) Skype for Business
5 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.52%) Apache
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (22.73%) Office 365
3 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (10.61%) G Suite
5 2 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (56.06%) DNS
2 25 (37.88%) DHCP
3 20 (30.30%) Firewall
4 16 (24.24%) LAN
4 16 (24.24%) WAN
5 15 (22.73%) SAN
6 13 (19.70%) VPN
7 10 (15.15%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (10.61%) WLAN
9 6 (9.09%) MPLS
10 5 (7.58%) VoIP
11 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
12 2 (3.03%) NAS
12 2 (3.03%) Skype
13 1 (1.52%) LDAP
13 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) MySQL
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.03%) NuGet
3 1 (1.52%) Maven
General
1 9 (13.64%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.55%) Publishing
3 2 (3.03%) Finance
3 2 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (39.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (22.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (12.12%) Citrix Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) IT Technician
7 6 (9.09%) VMware Support Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Citrix Support
8 5 (7.58%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) IT Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 4 (6.06%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) .NET
1 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.52%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Data Centre
2 12 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 11 (16.67%) Fat Client
3 11 (16.67%) Thin Client
4 9 (13.64%) Life Science
5 7 (10.61%) Driving Licence
6 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.55%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.52%) iPad
7 1 (1.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 57 (86.36%) Windows
2 39 (59.09%) Windows Server
3 26 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.61%) Linux
6 6 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 6 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
1 15 (22.73%) ITIL
2 13 (19.70%) Change Management
3 6 (9.09%) ITIL V2
3 6 (9.09%) Presales
3 6 (9.09%) Project Management
3 6 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 6 (9.09%) Time Management
4 4 (6.06%) DevOps
4 4 (6.06%) High Availability
5 3 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.55%) Business Continuity
5 3 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.55%) Information Security
5 3 (4.55%) IT Strategy
5 3 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.55%) Service Management
5 3 (4.55%) Supplier Management
6 2 (3.03%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.21%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.61%) SQL
3 1 (1.52%) Perl
3 1 (1.52%) Python
3 1 (1.52%) Ruby
3 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (39.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (21.21%) Degree
2 14 (21.21%) MCSA
3 10 (15.15%) CCNA
3 10 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (15.15%) MCSE
4 9 (13.64%) MCP
5 7 (10.61%) CCNP
5 7 (10.61%) DBS Check
6 6 (9.09%) A+ Certification
7 3 (4.55%) CCA
7 3 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) SLA
2 4 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 49 (74.24%) Active Directory
2 41 (62.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (19.70%) XenApp
4 7 (10.61%) XenDesktop
5 4 (6.06%) Terminal Services
5 4 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.55%) vSphere
7 2 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (3.03%) VirtualBox
7 2 (3.03%) Xen
8 1 (1.52%) Docker
8 1 (1.52%) KVM
8 1 (1.52%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (22.73%) WSUS
2 12 (18.18%) SCOM
3 11 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (7.58%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (6.06%) Puppet
6 2 (3.03%) Ansible
6 2 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 62 (93.94%) VMware
2 39 (59.09%) Citrix
3 36 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 34 (51.52%) Cisco
5 18 (27.27%) Dell
5 18 (27.27%) EqualLogic
5 18 (27.27%) NetApp
5 18 (27.27%) Symantec
6 15 (22.73%) CommVault
7 9 (13.64%) Google
8 7 (10.61%) Veeam
9 3 (4.55%) Dell Compellent
9 3 (4.55%) HP
9 3 (4.55%) IBM
10 2 (3.03%) arcserve
10 2 (3.03%) Sophos
11 1 (1.52%) CA
11 1 (1.52%) EMC
11 1 (1.52%) Juniper
11 1 (1.52%) McAfee