Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 117 149
Rank change year-on-year +33 +32 -8
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 440 397 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.48% 2.58% 2.05%
As % of the System Software category 22.43% 21.92% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 313 325 325
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £24,200
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £56,325
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 1,962 1,811 1,978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 15.51% 11.77% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,426 1,443 1,501
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 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
West Midlands +34 277 £40,000 +11.11% 27
East Midlands +30 163 £35,000 +7.69% 26
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 333 (75.68%) VMware
2 315 (71.59%) Windows
3 291 (66.14%) Microsoft
4 276 (62.73%) Active Directory
5 257 (58.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 192 (43.64%) Windows Server
7 180 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
8 175 (39.77%) Cisco
9 167 (37.95%) ITIL
10 145 (32.95%) Office 365
11 142 (32.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 141 (32.05%) Citrix
13 134 (30.45%) SCCM
14 130 (29.55%) Data Centre
15 129 (29.32%) DNS
16 127 (28.86%) Firewall
17 123 (27.95%) MS Exchange
18 115 (26.14%) DHCP
18 115 (26.14%) HP
19 106 (24.09%) Microsoft Certification
20 105 (23.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 102 (23.18%) SQL Server
22 96 (21.82%) SQL
22 96 (21.82%) Windows Server 2008
23 95 (21.59%) Windows Server 2003
24 88 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
25 83 (18.86%) SAN
25 83 (18.86%) SharePoint
26 82 (18.64%) NetApp
27 81 (18.41%) MCSE

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
1 123 (27.95%) MS Exchange
2 83 (18.86%) SharePoint
3 35 (7.95%) Skype for Business
4 34 (7.73%) Exchange Server 2003
4 34 (7.73%) Exchange Server 2013
5 30 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 28 (6.36%) SharePoint Server
7 23 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 23 (5.23%) IIS
8 5 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.91%) Site Server
10 3 (0.68%) Apache
10 3 (0.68%) Confluence
10 3 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.23%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 32 (7.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.23%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 180 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 145 (32.95%) Office 365
3 88 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 58 (13.18%) Azure Active Directory
5 19 (4.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 19 (4.32%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (4.32%) Amazon S3
5 19 (4.32%) AWS CloudFormation
5 19 (4.32%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (4.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (1.36%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.91%) IaaS
9 3 (0.68%) PaaS
9 3 (0.68%) SaaS
10 2 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.23%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.23%) Datadog
11 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 129 (29.32%) DNS
2 127 (28.86%) Firewall
3 115 (26.14%) DHCP
4 83 (18.86%) SAN
5 76 (17.27%) TCP/IP
6 73 (16.59%) VLAN
7 72 (16.36%) WAN
8 56 (12.73%) LAN
9 39 (8.86%) VPN
10 36 (8.18%) Remote Desktop
11 25 (5.68%) Wireless
12 23 (5.23%) NAS
13 21 (4.77%) Network Security
14 19 (4.32%) IPsec
14 19 (4.32%) Skype
15 16 (3.64%) Intrusion Detection
16 15 (3.41%) VoIP
17 12 (2.73%) Fibre Channel
18 11 (2.50%) SSH
19 10 (2.27%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (23.18%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.32%) Azure SQL Database
3 18 (4.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 18 (4.09%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (2.27%) MySQL
5 7 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.36%) Cognos Impromptu
6 6 (1.36%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.91%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.68%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.23%) Power BI
10 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (0.68%) JIRA
2 2 (0.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.23%) Travis CI
3 1 (0.23%) Vagrant
General
1 34 (7.73%) Finance
2 21 (4.77%) Retail
3 11 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.36%) Billing
4 6 (1.36%) Games
4 6 (1.36%) Legal
4 6 (1.36%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.68%) Advertising
5 3 (0.68%) Automotive
5 3 (0.68%) Law
6 2 (0.45%) Back Office
6 2 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 89 (20.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 53 (12.05%) Architect
3 46 (10.45%) Analyst
4 43 (9.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 35 (7.95%) Technical Support
6 33 (7.50%) Support Engineer
7 32 (7.27%) IT Engineer
8 31 (7.05%) Systems Engineer
9 30 (6.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 30 (6.82%) Technical Architect
10 27 (6.14%) Administrator
11 24 (5.45%) Systems Administrator
12 23 (5.23%) 3rd Line Support
12 23 (5.23%) Support Analyst
12 23 (5.23%) Technical Leader
13 22 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
14 21 (4.77%) IT Support
15 20 (4.55%) Consultant
15 20 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 19 (4.32%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.55%) Web Services
2 6 (1.36%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (1.36%) JSON
2 6 (1.36%) Kafka
2 6 (1.36%) Middleware
2 6 (1.36%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (1.36%) REST
2 6 (1.36%) SOAP
2 6 (1.36%) XML
3 5 (1.14%) .NET
3 5 (1.14%) WSH
4 1 (0.23%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.23%) ADSI
4 1 (0.23%) COM
4 1 (0.23%) EDI
4 1 (0.23%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.23%) LDAP
4 1 (0.23%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 130 (29.55%) Data Centre
2 63 (14.32%) Self-Motivation
3 59 (13.41%) Clustering
4 35 (7.95%) Hybrid Cloud
5 26 (5.91%) Public Cloud
6 25 (5.68%) Fat Client
6 25 (5.68%) Thin Client
7 24 (5.45%) Driving Licence
8 21 (4.77%) Private Cloud
9 17 (3.86%) HP StoreVirtual
10 16 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
11 15 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (2.05%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (1.82%) Client/Server
14 7 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 7 (1.59%) Replication
15 6 (1.36%) VxBlock/Vblock
16 3 (0.68%) Management Information System
17 2 (0.45%) PKI
18 1 (0.23%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 315 (71.59%) Windows
2 192 (43.64%) Windows Server
3 142 (32.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 96 (21.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 95 (21.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 56 (12.73%) Linux
7 52 (11.82%) Windows 7
8 47 (10.68%) Windows 10
9 44 (10.00%) Windows 8
10 11 (2.50%) Unix
11 9 (2.05%) CentOS
12 7 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (1.36%) Mac OS X
13 6 (1.36%) VMS
13 6 (1.36%) Windows 2000
13 6 (1.36%) Windows NT
13 6 (1.36%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.91%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.68%) AIX
16 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (37.95%) ITIL
2 105 (23.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 78 (17.73%) Presales
4 67 (15.23%) Patch Management
5 57 (12.95%) Service Delivery
6 50 (11.36%) Project Management
7 48 (10.91%) ITIL V3
8 47 (10.68%) Migration
9 43 (9.77%) Service Management
10 41 (9.32%) Kalman Filter
11 37 (8.41%) Line Management
12 36 (8.18%) Web Filtering
13 35 (7.95%) Problem-Solving
14 34 (7.73%) Data Protection
15 32 (7.27%) Server Virtualisation
15 32 (7.27%) Technical Architecture
16 31 (7.05%) PRINCE2
17 30 (6.82%) Network Load Balancing
18 29 (6.59%) Root Cause Analysis
19 28 (6.36%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 96 (21.82%) SQL
2 41 (9.32%) PowerShell
3 12 (2.73%) VBScript
4 11 (2.50%) Bash Shell
4 11 (2.50%) VB
5 6 (1.36%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.14%) C#
7 3 (0.68%) Python
8 1 (0.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 106 (24.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 81 (18.41%) MCSE
3 44 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (9.77%) ITIL Certification
4 43 (9.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 33 (7.50%) CCNA
6 32 (7.27%) Degree
6 32 (7.27%) MCSA
7 17 (3.86%) Security Cleared
8 13 (2.95%) Citrix Certification
9 11 (2.50%) CCNP
9 11 (2.50%) MCITP
10 8 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (1.82%) SC Cleared
11 7 (1.59%) MCP
12 4 (0.91%) CCA
12 4 (0.91%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.68%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.68%) PMP
14 2 (0.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.09%) SLA
2 35 (7.95%) GDPR
3 4 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.91%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.23%) QA
System Software
1 276 (62.73%) Active Directory
2 257 (58.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (8.18%) XenDesktop
4 33 (7.50%) XenApp
5 31 (7.05%) VMware ESXi
6 29 (6.59%) vSphere
7 28 (6.36%) Virtual Machines
8 27 (6.14%) Terminal Services
9 18 (4.09%) XenServer
10 17 (3.86%) Forefront TMG
11 14 (3.18%) Microsoft App-V
12 11 (2.50%) Virtual Desktop
13 8 (1.82%) VMware NSX
14 7 (1.59%) vCloud
14 7 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
15 6 (1.36%) NFS
16 5 (1.14%) Docker
16 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 3 (0.68%) Firmware
17 3 (0.68%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 134 (30.45%) SCCM
2 41 (9.32%) Norton AntiVirus
3 23 (5.23%) SCOM
4 19 (4.32%) SCVMM
5 16 (3.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 16 (3.64%) Microsoft Intune
6 12 (2.73%) Microsoft Clustering
7 11 (2.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 10 (2.27%) WSUS
9 9 (2.05%) NetBackup
10 8 (1.82%) Backup Exec
10 8 (1.82%) SCOrch
10 8 (1.82%) vCenter Server
10 8 (1.82%) vMotion
11 7 (1.59%) WMI
12 4 (0.91%) Puppet
13 3 (0.68%) Ansible
13 3 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
14 2 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 2 (0.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 333 (75.68%) VMware
2 291 (66.14%) Microsoft
3 175 (39.77%) Cisco
4 141 (32.05%) Citrix
5 115 (26.14%) HP
6 82 (18.64%) NetApp
7 75 (17.05%) Dell
8 49 (11.14%) McAfee
9 47 (10.68%) Symantec
10 45 (10.23%) IBM
11 36 (8.18%) Forcepoint
12 28 (6.36%) CheckPoint
13 22 (5.00%) Veeam
14 21 (4.77%) SonicWALL
15 17 (3.86%) EqualLogic
16 15 (3.41%) 3PAR
17 13 (2.95%) SolarWinds
17 13 (2.95%) Sophos
18 12 (2.73%) Fortinet
18 12 (2.73%) WatchGuard