Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > North West
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 116 152
Rank change year-on-year +4 +36 -11
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 375 335 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.91% 2.72% 1.94%
As % of the System Software category 24.40% 22.68% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 298 258 180
North West median annual salary £34,250 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.38% -7.14% +0.72%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,375 £53,750 £54,050
England median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% - -2.50%

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 1,537 1,477 1,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 11.95% 11.99% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,234 1,202 1,052
North West median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £20,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 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
Manchester +28 240 £32,500 -7.14% 49
Cheshire -41 66 £35,000 +27.27% 18
Merseyside -12 37 £41,000 -8.89% 5
Lancashire +12 21 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Cumbria -1 11 £34,000 +19.30%
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 North West region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 317 (84.53%) VMware
2 293 (78.13%) Windows
3 243 (64.80%) Active Directory
4 202 (53.87%) Microsoft
5 196 (52.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 186 (49.60%) Windows Server
7 170 (45.33%) Office 365
8 137 (36.53%) Cisco
9 128 (34.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 126 (33.60%) ITIL
11 110 (29.33%) Citrix
12 109 (29.07%) Microsoft Certification
12 109 (29.07%) MS Exchange
12 109 (29.07%) WAN
13 108 (28.80%) LAN
14 100 (26.67%) Firewall
15 98 (26.13%) Windows Server 2008
16 95 (25.33%) TCP/IP
16 95 (25.33%) DNS
17 88 (23.47%) MCSE
18 76 (20.27%) Linux
19 75 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
20 68 (18.13%) SCCM
21 67 (17.87%) Microsoft Azure
22 64 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
22 64 (17.07%) DHCP
23 62 (16.53%) MCP
24 59 (15.73%) SAN
25 58 (15.47%) MCSA
25 58 (15.47%) DevOps

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
1 109 (29.07%) MS Exchange
2 75 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 48 (12.80%) SharePoint
5 29 (7.73%) Skype for Business
6 26 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2007
7 20 (5.33%) IIS
8 18 (4.80%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (2.67%) Apache Pig
9 10 (2.67%) Apache Spark
9 10 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.07%) Apache
10 4 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.53%) Confluence
11 2 (0.53%) nginx
12 1 (0.27%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.27%) JBoss
12 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 64 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.53%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 170 (45.33%) Office 365
2 67 (17.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (8.80%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (6.67%) IaaS
5 17 (4.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (2.93%) SaaS
7 9 (2.40%) PaaS
8 7 (1.87%) OneDrive
9 5 (1.33%) Mimecast
10 3 (0.80%) G Suite
11 1 (0.27%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.27%) Sage Pay
11 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 109 (29.07%) WAN
2 108 (28.80%) LAN
3 100 (26.67%) Firewall
4 95 (25.33%) DNS
4 95 (25.33%) TCP/IP
5 64 (17.07%) DHCP
6 59 (15.73%) SAN
7 47 (12.53%) VPN
8 21 (5.60%) Wi-Fi
9 17 (4.53%) VoIP
10 16 (4.27%) VLAN
11 14 (3.73%) Skype
12 12 (3.20%) MPLS
13 11 (2.93%) Remote Desktop
14 10 (2.67%) WLAN
15 7 (1.87%) Cisco ASA
16 6 (1.60%) PBX
17 5 (1.33%) SMTP
17 5 (1.33%) Wireless
18 4 (1.07%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (11.20%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.73%) MySQL
3 10 (2.67%) Apache Hive
3 10 (2.67%) Big Data
3 10 (2.67%) Hadoop
3 10 (2.67%) MongoDB
3 10 (2.67%) RDBMS
3 10 (2.67%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 37 (9.87%) Git (software)
2 33 (8.80%) NuGet
3 10 (2.67%) Cucumber
3 10 (2.67%) Selenium
4 7 (1.87%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.33%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.07%) Subversion
7 3 (0.80%) JIRA
8 1 (0.27%) Bugzilla
General
1 24 (6.40%) Finance
2 17 (4.53%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.20%) Military
4 10 (2.67%) Marketing
5 9 (2.40%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.40%) Retail
6 4 (1.07%) Publishing
7 3 (0.80%) Back Office
7 3 (0.80%) Banking
7 3 (0.80%) Billing
7 3 (0.80%) Legal
8 2 (0.53%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Games
9 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 117 (31.20%) Support Engineer
2 70 (18.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 61 (16.27%) 3rd Line Support
4 58 (15.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 56 (14.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 47 (12.53%) IT Support
7 36 (9.60%) Team Leader
8 35 (9.33%) IT Engineer
9 34 (9.07%) Analyst
9 34 (9.07%) VMware Engineer
10 29 (7.73%) Lead DevOps
11 28 (7.47%) Senior DevOps
12 25 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
12 25 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
13 24 (6.40%) Lead DevOps Engineer
14 23 (6.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 23 (6.13%) IT Support Engineer
14 23 (6.13%) Support Analyst
15 22 (5.87%) Administrator
15 22 (5.87%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.40%) Web Services
2 15 (4.00%) Node.js
3 11 (2.93%) LAMP
4 10 (2.67%) AngularJS
4 10 (2.67%) Apache Camel
4 10 (2.67%) CSS
4 10 (2.67%) CSS3
4 10 (2.67%) Hibernate
4 10 (2.67%) HTML
4 10 (2.67%) HTML5
4 10 (2.67%) Java EE
4 10 (2.67%) jQuery
4 10 (2.67%) Middleware
4 10 (2.67%) Spring
5 3 (0.80%) .NET
5 3 (0.80%) Flash
6 2 (0.53%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.27%) COM
7 1 (0.27%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.73%) Data Centre
2 22 (5.87%) Driving Licence
3 11 (2.93%) PKI
3 11 (2.93%) Private Cloud
4 8 (2.13%) Clustering
5 7 (1.87%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.87%) Replication
5 7 (1.87%) Tandem
6 6 (1.60%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.33%) Fat Client
7 5 (1.33%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.07%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.07%) iPad
9 3 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (0.80%) FlexPod
9 3 (0.80%) iPhone
9 3 (0.80%) Life Science
10 2 (0.53%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.53%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 293 (78.13%) Windows
2 186 (49.60%) Windows Server
3 128 (34.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 98 (26.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 76 (20.27%) Linux
6 37 (9.87%) Windows 7
7 33 (8.80%) Windows 10
8 10 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (2.40%) Unix
10 7 (1.87%) Windows XP
11 6 (1.60%) CentOS
11 6 (1.60%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.33%) Android
13 4 (1.07%) Data ONTAP
13 4 (1.07%) Debian
13 4 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.07%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.80%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.80%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (33.60%) ITIL
2 58 (15.47%) DevOps
3 48 (12.80%) Disaster Recovery
4 46 (12.27%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (8.80%) Continuous Delivery
5 33 (8.80%) TDD
6 31 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (8.00%) Time Management
8 28 (7.47%) Mentoring
9 20 (5.33%) Information Security
9 20 (5.33%) Scrum
9 20 (5.33%) SDLC
9 20 (5.33%) Service Delivery
10 19 (5.07%) Validation
11 16 (4.27%) Migration
11 16 (4.27%) Problem Management
12 15 (4.00%) Presales
13 13 (3.47%) Coaching
13 13 (3.47%) High Availability
13 13 (3.47%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (12.00%) PowerShell
2 26 (6.93%) Java
2 26 (6.93%) SQL
3 23 (6.13%) C
3 23 (6.13%) C++
4 22 (5.87%) Perl
4 22 (5.87%) Python
5 15 (4.00%) Ruby
6 10 (2.67%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.60%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.33%) Groovy
8 5 (1.33%) PHP
9 4 (1.07%) C#
10 2 (0.53%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.53%) VB
10 2 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 109 (29.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 88 (23.47%) MCSE
3 62 (16.53%) MCP
4 58 (15.47%) MCSA
5 51 (13.60%) Degree
6 36 (9.60%) Security Cleared
7 29 (7.73%) CCNA
7 29 (7.73%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (5.33%) DV Cleared
8 20 (5.33%) Numerate Degree
9 18 (4.80%) CCNP
10 15 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (2.67%) A+ Certification
13 8 (2.13%) SC Cleared
14 6 (1.60%) MCITP
15 5 (1.33%) CCA
15 5 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
15 5 (1.33%) Master's Degree
16 4 (1.07%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (12.53%) SLA
2 19 (5.07%) QA
3 13 (3.47%) PCI DSS
4 9 (2.40%) GDPR
5 5 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.80%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.53%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.27%) PMO
System Software
1 243 (64.80%) Active Directory
2 196 (52.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (9.33%) XenApp
4 33 (8.80%) VirtualBox
4 33 (8.80%) Xen
5 27 (7.20%) Virtual Machines
6 26 (6.93%) Terminal Services
7 24 (6.40%) vSphere
8 16 (4.27%) XenDesktop
9 8 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.07%) XenServer
11 3 (0.80%) Docker
11 3 (0.80%) LXC
11 3 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.80%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.53%) Varnish
13 1 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.27%) NFS
13 1 (0.27%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 68 (18.13%) SCCM
2 42 (11.20%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (9.07%) Ansible
3 34 (9.07%) Puppet
4 20 (5.33%) SCOM
5 13 (3.47%) WSUS
6 5 (1.33%) Nagios
7 4 (1.07%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (1.07%) MIMEsweeper
7 4 (1.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (0.80%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.80%) EdgeSight
8 3 (0.80%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (0.80%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.80%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.53%) Graphite
9 2 (0.53%) Graylog
9 2 (0.53%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.53%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 317 (84.53%) VMware
2 202 (53.87%) Microsoft
3 137 (36.53%) Cisco
4 110 (29.33%) Citrix
5 26 (6.93%) Google
6 24 (6.40%) Veeam
7 23 (6.13%) Dell
8 18 (4.80%) HP
9 17 (4.53%) Capita
10 16 (4.27%) EqualLogic
11 15 (4.00%) NetApp
12 12 (3.20%) IBM
13 11 (2.93%) Oracle
13 11 (2.93%) SolarWinds
14 9 (2.40%) Symantec
15 7 (1.87%) F5
15 7 (1.87%) Red Hat
16 6 (1.60%) CommVault
16 6 (1.60%) EMC
17 5 (1.33%) Dell Compellent