Period
to 22 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 100 137
Rank change year-on-year +30 +37 +3
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 482 448 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.94% 2.94% 2.25%
As % of the System Software category 22.93% 21.88% 20.52%
Number of salaries quoted 354 363 312
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +1.28%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2,102 2,048 1,759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 17.19% 13.46% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,522 1,572 1,382
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -2.03%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.53% +9.41% +2.41%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in the Midlands

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Hyper-V in the Midlands

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Hyper-V in the Midlands

Hyper-V
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 March 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
West Midlands +20 311 £45,000 +25.00% 7
East Midlands +56 170 £40,750 +1.88% 4
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 363 (75.31%) VMware
2 347 (71.99%) Windows
3 314 (65.15%) Microsoft
4 286 (59.34%) Active Directory
5 265 (54.98%) VMware Infrastructure
6 216 (44.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 200 (41.49%) Windows Server
8 184 (38.17%) ITIL
9 177 (36.72%) Office 365
10 172 (35.68%) Cisco
11 159 (32.99%) SCCM
12 151 (31.33%) Citrix
13 150 (31.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 148 (30.71%) Data Centre
15 133 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
16 132 (27.39%) Firewall
17 127 (26.35%) Amazon AWS
18 122 (25.31%) Microsoft Certification
19 115 (23.86%) DNS
20 110 (22.82%) DHCP
21 109 (22.61%) HP
22 103 (21.37%) SharePoint
23 98 (20.33%) MCSE
23 98 (20.33%) Dell
24 94 (19.50%) SQL Server
25 90 (18.67%) Presales
26 85 (17.63%) SQL
26 85 (17.63%) MS Exchange
27 81 (16.80%) NetApp
28 79 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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
1 103 (21.37%) SharePoint
2 85 (17.63%) MS Exchange
3 36 (7.47%) SharePoint Server
4 32 (6.64%) Skype for Business
5 15 (3.11%) IIS
6 13 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.83%) SAS
12 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.41%) nginx
14 1 (0.21%) Apache
14 1 (0.21%) JBoss
14 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.21%) WildFly
Applications
1 50 (10.37%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.21%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 216 (44.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 177 (36.72%) Office 365
3 127 (26.35%) Amazon AWS
4 69 (14.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 25 (5.19%) AWS CloudFormation
6 23 (4.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 21 (4.36%) Cloud Computing
8 19 (3.94%) Amazon EC2
8 19 (3.94%) Amazon S3
8 19 (3.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 17 (3.53%) IaaS
10 10 (2.07%) SaaS
11 6 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (1.04%) OneDrive
12 5 (1.04%) PaaS
13 4 (0.83%) Datadog
13 4 (0.83%) Mimecast
14 2 (0.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 132 (27.39%) Firewall
2 115 (23.86%) DNS
3 110 (22.82%) DHCP
4 69 (14.32%) WAN
5 63 (13.07%) TCP/IP
6 62 (12.86%) SAN
6 62 (12.86%) VLAN
7 50 (10.37%) LAN
8 49 (10.17%) Wireless
9 34 (7.05%) VPN
10 32 (6.64%) VoIP
11 29 (6.02%) Network Security
12 25 (5.19%) NAS
13 24 (4.98%) Skype
14 22 (4.56%) Intrusion Detection
15 18 (3.73%) Remote Desktop
16 12 (2.49%) Internet
17 11 (2.28%) iSCSI
18 9 (1.87%) Cisco ASA
18 9 (1.87%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (19.50%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.56%) Azure SQL Database
3 19 (3.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 19 (3.94%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (0.83%) MS Access
5 3 (0.62%) MySQL
5 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.41%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.21%) Power BI
7 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (1.24%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (0.83%) Travis CI
2 4 (0.83%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.41%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.41%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.41%) Selenium
General
1 28 (5.81%) Finance
2 23 (4.77%) Retail
3 9 (1.87%) Aerospace
3 9 (1.87%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.66%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.45%) Legal
6 6 (1.24%) Billing
6 6 (1.24%) Electronics
7 4 (0.83%) Mandarin Language
8 3 (0.62%) Advertising
8 3 (0.62%) Games
9 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 137 (28.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 58 (12.03%) Architect
3 48 (9.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 45 (9.34%) Analyst
5 44 (9.13%) IT Engineer
6 36 (7.47%) Systems Engineer
7 33 (6.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 32 (6.64%) Technical Architect
9 23 (4.77%) Cloud Engineer
9 23 (4.77%) Technical Leader
10 22 (4.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 21 (4.36%) Solutions Architect
12 20 (4.15%) Cloud Architect
12 20 (4.15%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 20 (4.15%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 20 (4.15%) Consultant
12 20 (4.15%) Hyper-V Engineer
12 20 (4.15%) Support Engineer
13 19 (3.94%) Team Leader
13 19 (3.94%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.64%) Web Services
2 11 (2.28%) .NET
3 6 (1.24%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (1.04%) WSH
5 4 (0.83%) WAP
6 3 (0.62%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.41%) FreeSWITCH
7 2 (0.41%) Node.js
8 1 (0.21%) ADSI
8 1 (0.21%) COM
8 1 (0.21%) EDI
8 1 (0.21%) LDAP
8 1 (0.21%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 148 (30.71%) Data Centre
2 69 (14.32%) Self-Motivation
3 56 (11.62%) Clustering
4 51 (10.58%) Hybrid Cloud
5 31 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (6.43%) Public Cloud
6 25 (5.19%) Enterprise Storage
7 21 (4.36%) Private Cloud
8 17 (3.53%) Driving Licence
9 16 (3.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 16 (3.32%) Management Information System
10 12 (2.49%) Fat Client
10 12 (2.49%) Thin Client
11 7 (1.45%) Replication
12 6 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (1.24%) VxBlock/Vblock
13 5 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
14 3 (0.62%) CMDB
15 2 (0.41%) HP StoreVirtual
15 2 (0.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 347 (71.99%) Windows
2 200 (41.49%) Windows Server
3 133 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 79 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 76 (15.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (11.83%) Linux
7 50 (10.37%) Windows 10
8 38 (7.88%) Windows 7
9 31 (6.43%) Windows 8
10 13 (2.70%) Unix
11 10 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (2.07%) Windows 2000
12 9 (1.87%) AIX
13 8 (1.66%) CentOS
14 7 (1.45%) Ubuntu
14 7 (1.45%) VMS
15 6 (1.24%) Windows NT
16 4 (0.83%) DC/OS
17 3 (0.62%) Android
18 2 (0.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (38.17%) ITIL
2 150 (31.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 90 (18.67%) Presales
4 70 (14.52%) Problem-Solving
5 67 (13.90%) Service Management
6 66 (13.69%) ITIL V3
7 64 (13.28%) Service Delivery
8 60 (12.45%) Patch Management
9 54 (11.20%) Project Management
10 50 (10.37%) Data Protection
11 46 (9.54%) Kalman Filter
12 41 (8.51%) Line Management
13 40 (8.30%) Migration
13 40 (8.30%) Web Filtering
14 37 (7.68%) PRINCE2
15 36 (7.47%) Load Balancing
16 34 (7.05%) Technical Architecture
17 30 (6.22%) Network Virtualisation
18 29 (6.02%) DevOps
19 26 (5.39%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 85 (17.63%) SQL
2 77 (15.98%) PowerShell
3 17 (3.53%) VBScript
4 12 (2.49%) Bash Shell
5 11 (2.28%) C#
6 9 (1.87%) Python
7 8 (1.66%) VB
8 5 (1.04%) VBA
9 4 (0.83%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.62%) C
10 3 (0.62%) Go
10 3 (0.62%) Java
11 2 (0.41%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.41%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.21%) Perl
12 1 (0.21%) PHP
12 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 122 (25.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 98 (20.33%) MCSE
3 58 (12.03%) MCSA
4 48 (9.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 46 (9.54%) ITIL Certification
6 44 (9.13%) Degree
7 42 (8.71%) Cisco Certification
8 35 (7.26%) Security Cleared
9 23 (4.77%) CCNA
10 20 (4.15%) CCNP
11 19 (3.94%) Citrix Certification
12 18 (3.73%) SC Cleared
13 13 (2.70%) MCITP
14 11 (2.28%) CCA
15 9 (1.87%) DV Cleared
16 6 (1.24%) MCP
17 5 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
18 3 (0.62%) JNCIS
19 2 (0.41%) PMI Certification
19 2 (0.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (10.58%) GDPR
2 48 (9.96%) SLA
3 13 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.24%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (1.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 6 (1.24%) PMO
5 5 (1.04%) QA
6 3 (0.62%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.21%) HL7
8 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 286 (59.34%) Active Directory
2 265 (54.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (9.96%) Virtual Machines
4 36 (7.47%) XenApp
5 31 (6.43%) VMware ESXi
5 31 (6.43%) vSphere
6 29 (6.02%) XenDesktop
7 18 (3.73%) Virtual Desktop
8 16 (3.32%) XenServer
9 9 (1.87%) BitLocker
9 9 (1.87%) Docker
9 9 (1.87%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (1.45%) vCloud
11 6 (1.24%) NFS
11 6 (1.24%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.83%) KVM
12 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.83%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 159 (32.99%) SCCM
2 44 (9.13%) SCOM
3 40 (8.30%) Norton AntiVirus
4 38 (7.88%) SCVMM
5 28 (5.81%) Microsoft Intune
6 17 (3.53%) Microsoft Clustering
7 14 (2.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 14 (2.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 14 (2.90%) Puppet
8 13 (2.70%) Backup Exec
8 13 (2.70%) NetBackup
9 12 (2.49%) Ansible
9 12 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (2.49%) SCOrch
10 11 (2.28%) WSUS
11 8 (1.66%) Kubernetes
11 8 (1.66%) Terraform
12 7 (1.45%) vCenter Server
13 6 (1.24%) vMotion
13 6 (1.24%) WMI
Vendors
1 363 (75.31%) VMware
2 314 (65.15%) Microsoft
3 172 (35.68%) Cisco
4 151 (31.33%) Citrix
5 109 (22.61%) HP
6 98 (20.33%) Dell
7 81 (16.80%) NetApp
8 58 (12.03%) McAfee
9 54 (11.20%) IBM
10 49 (10.17%) Symantec
11 40 (8.30%) Forcepoint
12 39 (8.09%) Veeam
13 28 (5.81%) EqualLogic
14 22 (4.56%) Aruba
15 20 (4.15%) F5
16 19 (3.94%) Juniper
17 16 (3.32%) 3PAR
17 16 (3.32%) CheckPoint
18 15 (3.11%) BMC
18 15 (3.11%) Oracle