Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
North West > Manchester
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 119 171
Rank change year-on-year -2 +52 -21
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 188 217 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.57% 2.70% 1.48%
As % of the System Software category 15.64% 22.91% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 140 198 90
Manchester median annual salary £29,000 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -3.33% +2.74%
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,250 £22,950
90th Percentile £58,850 £55,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -9.33% +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 Manchester with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,202 947 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 16.41% 11.78% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 995 836 611
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £58,750
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 Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Manchester

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Hyper-V in Manchester

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Manchester over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Hyper-V in Manchester

Hyper-V
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 26 September 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
Stockport +11 23 £43,000 -18.10% 2
Rochdale +5 9 - - 2
Wigan 0 8 £37,500 -
Cheadle -9 6 £39,000 -22.00% 2
Bolton - 6 £24,000 - 1
Salford -8 4 £25,000 -43.98% 1
Heywood - 4 £46,250 - 3
Bury -5 2 £38,500 +120.00% 1
Altrincham -9 1 £23,500 -37.33%
Hyper-V
North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 165 (87.77%) VMware
2 134 (71.28%) Windows
3 121 (64.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 116 (61.70%) Active Directory
5 106 (56.38%) Windows Server
6 84 (44.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 77 (40.96%) Office 365
8 71 (37.77%) Microsoft
9 69 (36.70%) MS Exchange
10 56 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 56 (29.79%) Exchange Server 2013
11 55 (29.26%) Cisco
12 50 (26.60%) Microsoft Azure
13 46 (24.47%) Firewall
13 46 (24.47%) Exchange Server 2010
14 45 (23.94%) DNS
14 45 (23.94%) ITIL
15 44 (23.40%) Linux
15 44 (23.40%) Citrix
16 41 (21.81%) DevOps
17 38 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
18 36 (19.15%) DHCP
19 34 (18.09%) Microsoft Certification
19 34 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
20 32 (17.02%) VMware ESXi
21 29 (15.43%) Python
22 28 (14.89%) Scrum
22 28 (14.89%) Tech Ops
23 27 (14.36%) SDLC
23 27 (14.36%) WAN

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 69 (36.70%) MS Exchange
2 56 (29.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 46 (24.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (12.23%) SharePoint
5 13 (6.91%) Skype for Business
6 10 (5.32%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (4.79%) IIS
8 8 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.13%) Apache
10 2 (1.06%) Drupal
10 2 (1.06%) WordPress
11 1 (0.53%) CMS
11 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.53%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 19 (10.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 77 (40.96%) Office 365
2 50 (26.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (10.11%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (4.26%) IaaS
5 5 (2.66%) PaaS
5 5 (2.66%) SaaS
6 3 (1.60%) G Suite
6 3 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.60%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 46 (24.47%) Firewall
2 45 (23.94%) DNS
3 36 (19.15%) DHCP
4 27 (14.36%) WAN
5 26 (13.83%) LAN
6 24 (12.77%) TCP/IP
7 22 (11.70%) SAN
8 20 (10.64%) Skype
9 14 (7.45%) VLAN
10 11 (5.85%) VPN
11 9 (4.79%) VoIP
12 8 (4.26%) Internet
13 5 (2.66%) Remote Desktop
13 5 (2.66%) SSL
14 4 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (2.13%) iSCSI
14 4 (2.13%) Unified Communications
15 3 (1.60%) HTTP
15 3 (1.60%) SMTP
15 3 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.60%) MySQL
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (10.11%) Cucumber
1 19 (10.11%) Selenium
2 10 (5.32%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.72%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (6.38%) Electronics
2 8 (4.26%) Military
3 7 (3.72%) Finance
4 4 (2.13%) Retail
5 2 (1.06%) Back Office
5 2 (1.06%) Billing
5 2 (1.06%) Legal
5 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.53%) Games
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (21.81%) Support Engineer
2 25 (13.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 25 (13.30%) Test Engineer
3 24 (12.77%) Analyst
3 24 (12.77%) IT Support
4 22 (11.70%) Service Analyst
5 21 (11.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 20 (10.64%) 1st Line Support
6 20 (10.64%) Integration Engineer
6 20 (10.64%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 19 (10.11%) Exchange Support
8 17 (9.04%) 1st Line Engineer
9 15 (7.98%) 2nd Line Support
10 14 (7.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 14 (7.45%) Senior Integration Engineer
10 14 (7.45%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
10 14 (7.45%) Senior Test Engineer
10 14 (7.45%) Service Desk Engineer
11 13 (6.91%) Active Directory Support
11 13 (6.91%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.38%) Web Services
2 4 (2.13%) .NET
3 2 (1.06%) CSS
3 2 (1.06%) HTML
4 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.53%) JSON
4 1 (0.53%) WCF
4 1 (0.53%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.51%) Replication
2 15 (7.98%) Driving Licence
3 7 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.72%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.72%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (3.19%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.60%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.06%) Clustering
7 2 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.06%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.53%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.53%) Life Science
8 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 134 (71.28%) Windows
2 106 (56.38%) Windows Server
3 84 (44.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 56 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (23.40%) Linux
6 25 (13.30%) Windows 10
7 22 (11.70%) Windows 7
8 11 (5.85%) Mac OS
9 4 (2.13%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.60%) Android
11 1 (0.53%) Debian
11 1 (0.53%) Fedora
11 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.53%) Unix
11 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.94%) ITIL
2 41 (21.81%) DevOps
3 38 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (14.89%) Scrum
5 28 (14.89%) Tech Ops
6 27 (14.36%) SDLC
7 25 (13.30%) Test Automation
7 25 (13.30%) Test Scripting
8 24 (12.77%) Time Management
9 19 (10.11%) Validation
10 17 (9.04%) Information Security
10 17 (9.04%) Mentoring
10 17 (9.04%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 16 (8.51%) Migration
12 15 (7.98%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (6.38%) Cybersecurity
13 12 (6.38%) Information Assurance
13 12 (6.38%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (15.43%) Python
2 26 (13.83%) Perl
2 26 (13.83%) SQL
3 19 (10.11%) C++
3 19 (10.11%) Java
4 13 (6.91%) C
5 9 (4.79%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.72%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.19%) C#
8 3 (1.60%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (18.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (11.70%) MCSE
3 20 (10.64%) MCSA
4 19 (10.11%) MCP
5 18 (9.57%) Degree
6 13 (6.91%) Numerate Degree
6 13 (6.91%) Security Cleared
7 12 (6.38%) DBS Check
8 10 (5.32%) DV Cleared
9 8 (4.26%) MCTS
10 7 (3.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (1.60%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.06%) CCNA
12 2 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (1.06%) MCITP
13 1 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.53%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.11%) SLA
2 7 (3.72%) QA
3 6 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.60%) GDPR
5 2 (1.06%) ISO 14001
5 2 (1.06%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.53%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.53%) PMO
System Software
1 121 (64.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 116 (61.70%) Active Directory
3 32 (17.02%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (8.51%) vSphere
5 12 (6.38%) XenApp
6 11 (5.85%) XenDesktop
7 10 (5.32%) Terminal Services
7 10 (5.32%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (4.26%) VirtualBox
8 8 (4.26%) Xen
9 7 (3.72%) KVM
10 5 (2.66%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (2.13%) XenServer
12 1 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.53%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (12.77%) SCCM
2 11 (5.85%) Backup Exec
3 10 (5.32%) Ansible
3 10 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (5.32%) Puppet
4 9 (4.79%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (2.66%) SmoothWall
6 3 (1.60%) DameWare
6 3 (1.60%) SCOM
6 3 (1.60%) WSUS
7 1 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.53%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.53%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 165 (87.77%) VMware
2 71 (37.77%) Microsoft
3 55 (29.26%) Cisco
4 44 (23.40%) Citrix
5 19 (10.11%) Veeam
6 13 (6.91%) HP
7 8 (4.26%) IBM
7 8 (4.26%) Mitel
7 8 (4.26%) Oracle
8 7 (3.72%) Dell
9 6 (3.19%) Google
9 6 (3.19%) SonicWALL
10 5 (2.66%) Aruba
11 4 (2.13%) Meraki
12 3 (1.60%) Apple
12 3 (1.60%) EqualLogic
13 2 (1.06%) Remedy
13 2 (1.06%) Sage
13 2 (1.06%) SolarWinds
14 1 (0.53%) WatchGuard