Period
to 18 January 2022

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 18 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 166 97 85
Rank change year-on-year -69 -12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 190 159 358
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.82% 2.94% 3.41%
As % of the System Software category 11.17% 16.51% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 171 139 316
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,900 £24,875
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £28,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £37,500 £39,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% -5.06% -7.06%
75th Percentile £49,375 £47,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%

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 1,701 963 1,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 16.34% 17.81% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,368 829 1,491
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £23,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £28,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -5.88%
75th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £53,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% +10.00% -

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in the Midlands

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Hyper-V in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Hyper-V in the Midlands

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Hyper-V in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

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 18 January 2022. 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 -54 114 £42,500 +6.25% 37
East Midlands -47 74 £39,000 +6.85% 23
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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.

1 143 (75.26%) Microsoft
2 142 (74.74%) VMware
3 137 (72.11%) Windows
4 133 (70.00%) Active Directory
5 123 (64.74%) Azure
6 115 (60.53%) Microsoft 365
7 99 (52.11%) Windows Server
7 99 (52.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 59 (31.05%) Linux
9 58 (30.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 57 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 52 (27.37%) Social Skills
11 52 (27.37%) Data Centre
12 46 (24.21%) ITIL
13 45 (23.68%) DNS
13 45 (23.68%) Veeam
14 44 (23.16%) SQL Server
14 44 (23.16%) DHCP
15 42 (22.11%) Windows Server 2012
16 41 (21.58%) SharePoint
16 41 (21.58%) Firewall
17 40 (21.05%) Cisco
17 40 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
18 37 (19.47%) Microsoft Office
19 34 (17.89%) WAN
19 34 (17.89%) MCSE
19 34 (17.89%) Citrix
20 33 (17.37%) Windows Server 2019
21 32 (16.84%) SAN
22 30 (15.79%) SQL

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 41 (21.58%) SharePoint
2 20 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 11 (5.79%) IIS
4 7 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.16%) Apache
5 6 (3.16%) CMS
5 6 (3.16%) Drupal
5 6 (3.16%) Skype for Business
5 6 (3.16%) WordPress
6 3 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 37 (19.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (5.26%) Workfront
2 2 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 123 (64.74%) Azure
2 115 (60.53%) Microsoft 365
3 25 (13.16%) Azure Active Directory
4 15 (7.89%) Power Platform
5 14 (7.37%) AWS
6 9 (4.74%) Mimecast
6 9 (4.74%) SaaS
7 4 (2.11%) IaaS
7 4 (2.11%) PaaS
8 3 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (1.05%) Azure Storage
9 2 (1.05%) Cohesity
9 2 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.53%) Azure Key Vault
10 1 (0.53%) Azure Monitor
10 1 (0.53%) GCP
10 1 (0.53%) Google Workspace
10 1 (0.53%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (23.68%) DNS
2 44 (23.16%) DHCP
3 41 (21.58%) Firewall
4 34 (17.89%) WAN
5 32 (16.84%) SAN
6 26 (13.68%) LAN
7 25 (13.16%) VPN
8 24 (12.63%) VLAN
9 22 (11.58%) TCP/IP
10 20 (10.53%) NAS
11 13 (6.84%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (6.32%) Wireless
13 10 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
14 8 (4.21%) VoIP
15 7 (3.68%) SD-WAN
16 6 (3.16%) NetScaler
17 5 (2.63%) Network Security
17 5 (2.63%) RTP
18 4 (2.11%) iSCSI
18 4 (2.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (23.16%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.37%) Power BI
3 11 (5.79%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (3.16%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.58%) MySQL
6 1 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 52 (27.37%) Social Skills
2 16 (8.42%) Public Sector
3 14 (7.37%) Finance
3 14 (7.37%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.79%) Back Office
4 11 (5.79%) Manufacturing
5 10 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.63%) Local Government
7 4 (2.11%) Digital Economy
7 4 (2.11%) Law
7 4 (2.11%) Organisational Skills
7 4 (2.11%) Presentation Skills
7 4 (2.11%) Retail
8 3 (1.58%) Automotive
9 1 (0.53%) Legal
9 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (28.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 52 (27.37%) IT Engineer
3 26 (13.68%) IT Support
4 23 (12.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 21 (11.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 20 (10.53%) Support Engineer
7 13 (6.84%) IT Support Engineer
7 13 (6.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (6.32%) 3rd Line Support
8 12 (6.32%) Infrastructure Manager
8 12 (6.32%) IT Technician
9 11 (5.79%) Architect
10 10 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
10 10 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (4.74%) Administrator
11 9 (4.74%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (4.74%) Data Architect
11 9 (4.74%) Data Centre Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.16%) REST
1 6 (3.16%) SOAP
2 1 (0.53%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 52 (27.37%) Data Centre
2 19 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 10 (5.26%) PKI
4 9 (4.74%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.16%) Clustering
5 6 (3.16%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (3.16%) NHS
5 6 (3.16%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.11%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.11%) FlexPod
6 4 (2.11%) Replication
6 4 (2.11%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.58%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.05%) FMCG
8 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.53%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Licensing
9 1 (0.53%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 137 (72.11%) Windows
2 99 (52.11%) Windows Server
3 59 (31.05%) Linux
4 42 (22.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (17.37%) Windows Server 2019
6 30 (15.79%) Windows Server 2016
7 26 (13.68%) Windows 10
8 20 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (6.84%) Windows XP
10 8 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (3.68%) Windows 7
12 6 (3.16%) Apple iOS
13 5 (2.63%) CentOS
14 3 (1.58%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (1.05%) Debian
15 2 (1.05%) Unix
16 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 46 (24.21%) ITIL
3 40 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (12.63%) Project Management
5 22 (11.58%) IT Strategy
6 16 (8.42%) Service Management
7 15 (7.89%) Coaching
7 15 (7.89%) Incident Management
8 14 (7.37%) Change Management
9 13 (6.84%) DevOps
9 13 (6.84%) Information Security
9 13 (6.84%) Network Management
10 12 (6.32%) Configuration Management
10 12 (6.32%) Proactive Maintenance
11 11 (5.79%) Change Control
11 11 (5.79%) ERP
11 11 (5.79%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (5.79%) Server Management
12 10 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.79%) SQL
2 19 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.68%) PHP
4 6 (3.16%) Java
5 1 (0.53%) Bash
5 1 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 58 (30.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (17.89%) MCSE
3 28 (14.74%) MCSA
4 16 (8.42%) Degree
5 13 (6.84%) MCITP
5 13 (6.84%) MCP
6 10 (5.26%) CCNA
6 10 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (2.63%) DBS Check
7 5 (2.63%) Security Cleared
8 4 (2.11%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.58%) CCNP
9 3 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.05%) NCSIE
10 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.53%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.53%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.89%) SLA
2 12 (6.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (5.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (3.16%) COBIT
5 4 (2.11%) GDPR
6 1 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 133 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 99 (52.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (10.00%) vSphere
3 19 (10.00%) XenApp
4 16 (8.42%) XenDesktop
5 15 (7.89%) Virtual Servers
5 15 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (6.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 7 (3.68%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.11%) BitLocker
8 4 (2.11%) Docker
8 4 (2.11%) NFS
8 4 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (2.11%) VirtualBox
9 3 (1.58%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.53%) KVM
10 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 29 (15.26%) SCCM
2 28 (14.74%) WSUS
3 17 (8.95%) Backup Exec
4 15 (7.89%) NetBackup
5 11 (5.79%) SCOM
6 10 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 9 (4.74%) Microsoft Intune
8 8 (4.21%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 8 (4.21%) FortiGate
9 4 (2.11%) Kubernetes
10 2 (1.05%) HAProxy
10 2 (1.05%) Nessus
10 2 (1.05%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 143 (75.26%) Microsoft
2 142 (74.74%) VMware
3 45 (23.68%) Veeam
4 40 (21.05%) Cisco
5 34 (17.89%) Citrix
6 18 (9.47%) Avaya
7 17 (8.95%) NetApp
8 11 (5.79%) Aruba
8 11 (5.79%) Ivanti
8 11 (5.79%) ServiceNow
8 11 (5.79%) Sophos
9 10 (5.26%) Dell
9 10 (5.26%) Remedy
10 9 (4.74%) Adobe
10 9 (4.74%) Apple
10 9 (4.74%) JD Edwards
10 9 (4.74%) SolarWinds
11 8 (4.21%) EMC
11 8 (4.21%) MAPICS
11 8 (4.21%) Red Hat