Period
to 25 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 25 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > North West
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 147 110 148
Rank change year-on-year -37 +38 +24
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 228 361 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.21% 2.91% 2.26%
As % of the System Software category 13.58% 21.87% 21.04%
Number of salaries quoted 217 296 245
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £65,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75% -

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 the North West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,679 1,651 1,388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 16.26% 13.31% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,315 1,349 1,142
North West median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.53% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £66,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +10.47% +2.38%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in the North West

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Hyper-V in the North West

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in the North West over the 6 months to 25 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Hyper-V in the North West

Hyper-V
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the North West region over the 6 months to 25 June 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
Manchester -50 117 £37,500 +7.14% 12
Lancashire +26 48 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Merseyside -2 35 £42,500 - 1
Cheshire -9 28 £33,500 -16.25% 3
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 179 (78.51%) Windows
2 167 (73.25%) VMware
3 143 (62.72%) Microsoft
4 140 (61.40%) Active Directory
5 127 (55.70%) Windows Server
6 108 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
7 104 (45.61%) Office 365
8 96 (42.11%) ITIL
9 89 (39.04%) Cisco
10 85 (37.28%) Microsoft Azure
11 72 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
12 61 (26.75%) DNS
12 61 (26.75%) Firewall
13 58 (25.44%) PowerShell
14 57 (25.00%) MS Exchange
15 56 (24.56%) DHCP
16 54 (23.68%) WAN
17 52 (22.81%) LAN
18 50 (21.93%) SQL Server
19 48 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
20 46 (20.18%) TCP/IP
21 45 (19.74%) Finance
22 44 (19.30%) IIS
23 43 (18.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 42 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
24 42 (18.42%) SQL
25 40 (17.54%) Problem-Solving
26 37 (16.23%) ITIL V3
27 36 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
28 34 (14.91%) SAN

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 57 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 44 (19.30%) IIS
3 31 (13.60%) Apache
4 23 (10.09%) Tomcat
5 22 (9.65%) SharePoint
6 18 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (3.95%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.32%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.88%) nginx
12 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.44%) Drupal
12 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (9.21%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.19%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.75%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (1.75%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.88%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.44%) Magento
4 1 (0.44%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 104 (45.61%) Office 365
2 85 (37.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.19%) SaaS
6 4 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.75%) IaaS
7 2 (0.88%) Google Play
7 2 (0.88%) PaaS
8 1 (0.44%) Azure Stack
8 1 (0.44%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.44%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 61 (26.75%) DNS
1 61 (26.75%) Firewall
2 56 (24.56%) DHCP
3 54 (23.68%) WAN
4 52 (22.81%) LAN
5 46 (20.18%) TCP/IP
6 34 (14.91%) SAN
7 23 (10.09%) VPN
8 21 (9.21%) VLAN
9 18 (7.89%) VoIP
10 15 (6.58%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (6.14%) MPLS
12 12 (5.26%) Wireless
13 10 (4.39%) FCoE
13 10 (4.39%) Fibre Channel
13 10 (4.39%) iSCSI
13 10 (4.39%) Network Security
13 10 (4.39%) Software-Defined Networking
13 10 (4.39%) VSAN
13 10 (4.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (21.93%) SQL Server
2 36 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (11.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.44%) Power BI
5 1 (0.44%) Redis
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.88%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.44%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
General
1 45 (19.74%) Finance
2 18 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.07%) Retail
4 6 (2.63%) Games
5 5 (2.19%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.19%) Marketing
6 2 (0.88%) Banking
6 2 (0.88%) Dutch Language
6 2 (0.88%) Electronics
6 2 (0.88%) French Language
6 2 (0.88%) German Language
Job Titles
1 59 (25.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 44 (19.30%) Support Engineer
3 42 (18.42%) Analyst
4 40 (17.54%) IT Engineer
5 39 (17.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 38 (16.67%) IT Support
7 36 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
8 26 (11.40%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 22 (9.65%) SQL Analyst
10 21 (9.21%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 21 (9.21%) IT Support Engineer
10 21 (9.21%) SQL Server Analyst
11 20 (8.77%) Consultant
12 15 (6.58%) Cloud Engineer
12 15 (6.58%) Network Engineer
13 14 (6.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
14 12 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 12 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
15 10 (4.39%) IT Analyst
15 10 (4.39%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.28%) Web Services
2 13 (5.70%) Flash
3 7 (3.07%) .NET
4 3 (1.32%) XML
5 2 (0.88%) CSS
5 2 (0.88%) HTML
6 1 (0.44%) JSON
6 1 (0.44%) Middleware
6 1 (0.44%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.09%) PKI
2 20 (8.77%) Replication
3 19 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 13 (5.70%) FlexPod
5 10 (4.39%) Driving Licence
6 7 (3.07%) Public Cloud
6 7 (3.07%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.19%) iPad
8 5 (2.19%) iPhone
8 5 (2.19%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.32%) EPoS
10 2 (0.88%) Clustering
10 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.44%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.44%) CCTV
11 1 (0.44%) Chip and PIN
11 1 (0.44%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 179 (78.51%) Windows
2 127 (55.70%) Windows Server
3 72 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (12.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (11.40%) Linux
6 19 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 17 (7.46%) Windows 10
8 13 (5.70%) Data ONTAP
9 8 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (2.63%) Unix
11 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.88%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.44%) AIX
12 1 (0.44%) CentOS
12 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (42.11%) ITIL
2 43 (18.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 40 (17.54%) Problem-Solving
4 37 (16.23%) ITIL V3
5 33 (14.47%) Disaster Recovery
6 28 (12.28%) Release Management
7 24 (10.53%) Migration
8 23 (10.09%) Data Integration
8 23 (10.09%) Investment Management
8 23 (10.09%) Server Management
8 23 (10.09%) Workflow
9 22 (9.65%) Product Roadmap
9 22 (9.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (8.77%) Project Management
11 18 (7.89%) Coaching
12 16 (7.02%) Problem Management
13 15 (6.58%) Mentoring
14 13 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (5.70%) Presales
15 11 (4.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 58 (25.44%) PowerShell
2 42 (18.42%) SQL
3 25 (10.96%) T-SQL
4 15 (6.58%) C
5 6 (2.63%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.32%) VB
7 2 (0.88%) Perl
7 2 (0.88%) PHP
7 2 (0.88%) Python
7 2 (0.88%) VBA
8 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (14.04%) CCNA
2 32 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (13.16%) MCSA
4 25 (10.96%) MCSE
5 24 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 23 (10.09%) MCP
7 11 (4.82%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 11 (4.82%) SSCP
8 9 (3.95%) Degree
9 7 (3.07%) A+ Certification
9 7 (3.07%) CCNP
9 7 (3.07%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (3.07%) MCITP
10 4 (1.75%) NCDA
10 4 (1.75%) NCIE
10 4 (1.75%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (1.75%) VCAP
11 2 (0.88%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.88%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (5.26%) SLA
3 10 (4.39%) PMO
4 2 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 140 (61.40%) Active Directory
2 108 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (9.21%) vSphere
4 18 (7.89%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (6.58%) Terminal Services
6 13 (5.70%) VMware NSX
7 11 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (4.82%) XenApp
8 10 (4.39%) NFS
9 6 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (2.63%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.75%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 4 (1.75%) Docker
10 4 (1.75%) Terminal Server
10 4 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (1.32%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.44%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.44%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 27 (11.84%) SCCM
2 10 (4.39%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (3.51%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (1.75%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.32%) Ansible
5 3 (1.32%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.32%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.88%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.88%) Puppet
6 2 (0.88%) Trend Micro Deep Security
7 1 (0.44%) CASB
7 1 (0.44%) SCOM
7 1 (0.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 167 (73.25%) VMware
2 143 (62.72%) Microsoft
3 89 (39.04%) Cisco
4 33 (14.47%) Veeam
5 30 (13.16%) Citrix
6 28 (12.28%) HP
7 22 (9.65%) NetApp
8 12 (5.26%) WatchGuard
9 10 (4.39%) CheckPoint
10 7 (3.07%) Meraki
11 6 (2.63%) Avaya
11 6 (2.63%) Sophos
12 5 (2.19%) Juniper
12 5 (2.19%) SonicWALL
13 4 (1.75%) BT
13 4 (1.75%) CODA
13 4 (1.75%) Dell
13 4 (1.75%) NETGEAR
13 4 (1.75%) Openreach
13 4 (1.75%) Sun