Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > North West
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 141 160
Rank change year-on-year +33 +19 -5
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 368 286 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.01% 2.31% 1.67%
As % of the System Software category 23.67% 21.14% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 298 229 156
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.64% -5.71%
10th Percentile £21,750 £25,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £50,400 £54,000
England median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 1,555 1,353 1,264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 12.71% 10.94% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,273 1,112 1,035
North West median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £20,250
90th Percentile £67,250 £60,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +57 228 £37,500 -6.25% 33
Cheshire -18 79 £40,000 +23.08% 7
Merseyside -3 40 £40,000 - 9
Cumbria -1 11 £35,000 +23.89% 1
Lancashire -14 10 £42,500 +32.81% 6
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 313 (85.05%) VMware
2 285 (77.45%) Windows
3 220 (59.78%) Active Directory
4 217 (58.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 200 (54.35%) Microsoft
6 179 (48.64%) Windows Server
7 131 (35.60%) Office 365
8 124 (33.70%) Cisco
9 110 (29.89%) Linux
10 105 (28.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 103 (27.99%) Citrix
12 102 (27.72%) ITIL
13 100 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
14 97 (26.36%) Firewall
15 88 (23.91%) MS Exchange
16 87 (23.64%) DevOps
17 86 (23.37%) WAN
18 84 (22.83%) LAN
18 84 (22.83%) Microsoft Azure
19 79 (21.47%) Continuous Integration
20 76 (20.65%) DNS
21 70 (19.02%) Microsoft Certification
21 70 (19.02%) TCP/IP
22 69 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
23 63 (17.12%) Ansible
23 63 (17.12%) Continuous Delivery
23 63 (17.12%) Puppet
23 63 (17.12%) Git (software)
24 60 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
25 59 (16.03%) SQL Server

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 88 (23.91%) MS Exchange
2 53 (14.40%) Exchange Server 2013
3 50 (13.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 34 (9.24%) Skype for Business
5 31 (8.42%) SharePoint
6 26 (7.07%) IIS
7 20 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (2.45%) Apache
10 5 (1.36%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.82%) Confluence
12 2 (0.54%) Drupal
12 2 (0.54%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.54%) nginx
12 2 (0.54%) WordPress
13 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.27%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.27%) JBoss
Applications
1 48 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 131 (35.60%) Office 365
2 84 (22.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (12.23%) Amazon AWS
4 42 (11.41%) NuGet
5 25 (6.79%) IaaS
6 17 (4.62%) SaaS
7 13 (3.53%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (3.26%) PaaS
9 5 (1.36%) G Suite
10 4 (1.09%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.82%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.27%) Sage Pay
12 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 97 (26.36%) Firewall
2 86 (23.37%) WAN
3 84 (22.83%) LAN
4 76 (20.65%) DNS
5 70 (19.02%) TCP/IP
6 55 (14.95%) VPN
7 52 (14.13%) SAN
8 49 (13.32%) DHCP
9 26 (7.07%) VLAN
10 25 (6.79%) Skype
10 25 (6.79%) VoIP
11 13 (3.53%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (3.26%) WLAN
13 11 (2.99%) MPLS
14 10 (2.72%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (2.45%) Remote Desktop
16 8 (2.17%) SMTP
16 8 (2.17%) Unified Communications
17 7 (1.90%) Network Security
17 7 (1.90%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (16.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (1.90%) MySQL
3 7 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.09%) Big Data
5 4 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.54%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 63 (17.12%) Git (software)
2 24 (6.52%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.45%) Cucumber
3 9 (2.45%) Selenium
4 8 (2.17%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.09%) Subversion
6 3 (0.82%) JIRA
6 3 (0.82%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (5.98%) Finance
2 13 (3.53%) Retail
3 8 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.90%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.90%) Marketing
5 5 (1.36%) Military
6 4 (1.09%) Retail Banking
7 3 (0.82%) Legal
8 2 (0.54%) Banking
8 2 (0.54%) Local Government
8 2 (0.54%) Publishing
9 1 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 76 (20.65%) Support Engineer
2 55 (14.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 53 (14.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 53 (14.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 52 (14.13%) 3rd Line Support
4 52 (14.13%) Lead DevOps
5 46 (12.50%) Analyst
6 43 (11.68%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 43 (11.68%) Team Leader
7 40 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 39 (10.60%) Senior DevOps
9 30 (8.15%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 28 (7.61%) IT Support
11 26 (7.07%) VMware Engineer
12 25 (6.79%) Administrator
12 25 (6.79%) IT Engineer
13 23 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
14 22 (5.98%) Support Analyst
15 21 (5.71%) Service Analyst
16 20 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.08%) Web Services
2 6 (1.63%) Node.js
3 4 (1.09%) .NET
3 4 (1.09%) Flash
4 3 (0.82%) CSS
4 3 (0.82%) HTML
5 2 (0.54%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.27%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.27%) Apache Camel
6 1 (0.27%) COM
6 1 (0.27%) CSS3
6 1 (0.27%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.27%) HTML5
6 1 (0.27%) Java EE
6 1 (0.27%) jQuery
6 1 (0.27%) JSON
6 1 (0.27%) LAMP
6 1 (0.27%) Middleware
6 1 (0.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.34%) Data Centre
2 20 (5.43%) Driving Licence
3 15 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.80%) Replication
5 13 (3.53%) Clustering
5 13 (3.53%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (2.72%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.72%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (1.90%) PKI
7 7 (1.90%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.63%) Tandem
9 4 (1.09%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.09%) FlexPod
9 4 (1.09%) HP Storage
9 4 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.09%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.82%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.82%) iPad
10 3 (0.82%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 285 (77.45%) Windows
2 179 (48.64%) Windows Server
3 110 (29.89%) Linux
4 105 (28.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 100 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (9.24%) Windows 7
7 30 (8.15%) Windows 10
8 11 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (2.45%) CentOS
9 9 (2.45%) Ubuntu
10 8 (2.17%) Android
10 8 (2.17%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.63%) Unix
11 6 (1.63%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.36%) Data ONTAP
12 5 (1.36%) Debian
13 4 (1.09%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.09%) SUSE
13 4 (1.09%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (27.72%) ITIL
2 87 (23.64%) DevOps
3 79 (21.47%) Continuous Integration
4 63 (17.12%) Continuous Delivery
5 60 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (12.50%) TDD
7 44 (11.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 37 (10.05%) Mentoring
9 29 (7.88%) Configuration Management
10 28 (7.61%) Problem-Solving
11 26 (7.07%) Migration
12 23 (6.25%) Time Management
13 22 (5.98%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (5.98%) Service Delivery
14 21 (5.71%) Business Development
15 18 (4.89%) Scrum
16 17 (4.62%) Business Continuity
16 17 (4.62%) ITIL V3
16 17 (4.62%) Presales
17 14 (3.80%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 57 (15.49%) PowerShell
2 35 (9.51%) SQL
3 22 (5.98%) Python
4 18 (4.89%) C
5 17 (4.62%) Java
6 16 (4.35%) Perl
7 15 (4.08%) C++
8 11 (2.99%) T-SQL
9 9 (2.45%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.63%) Ruby
11 5 (1.36%) C#
11 5 (1.36%) Groovy
11 5 (1.36%) PHP
12 2 (0.54%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.54%) VB
12 2 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (19.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (14.40%) MCSE
3 46 (12.50%) MCSA
4 41 (11.14%) MCP
5 37 (10.05%) Degree
6 36 (9.78%) Security Cleared
7 18 (4.89%) CCNA
7 18 (4.89%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (4.62%) SC Cleared
8 17 (4.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (3.80%) Numerate Degree
10 10 (2.72%) DV Cleared
11 8 (2.17%) MCTS
12 7 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
13 6 (1.63%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (1.63%) MCITP
14 5 (1.36%) CCNP
14 5 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (1.09%) CCA
15 4 (1.09%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (11.14%) SLA
2 34 (9.24%) QA
3 8 (2.17%) GDPR
3 8 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.17%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.36%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.54%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (0.54%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.54%) PMO
System Software
1 220 (59.78%) Active Directory
2 217 (58.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (15.76%) VirtualBox
3 58 (15.76%) Xen
4 28 (7.61%) XenApp
5 20 (5.43%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (4.89%) vSphere
7 17 (4.62%) Terminal Services
8 16 (4.35%) KVM
9 13 (3.53%) XenDesktop
10 10 (2.72%) XenServer
11 9 (2.45%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (1.63%) Docker
12 6 (1.63%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.82%) LXC
13 3 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.54%) Firmware
14 2 (0.54%) Varnish
14 2 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 69 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
2 63 (17.12%) Ansible
2 63 (17.12%) Puppet
3 53 (14.40%) SCCM
4 20 (5.43%) SCOM
5 12 (3.26%) WSUS
6 10 (2.72%) Backup Exec
7 9 (2.45%) Failover Clustering
8 6 (1.63%) Terraform
9 4 (1.09%) MIMEsweeper
9 4 (1.09%) Nagios
9 4 (1.09%) vCenter Server
10 3 (0.82%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.54%) Grafana
11 2 (0.54%) Graphite
11 2 (0.54%) Graylog
11 2 (0.54%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.54%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.54%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 313 (85.05%) VMware
2 200 (54.35%) Microsoft
3 124 (33.70%) Cisco
4 103 (27.99%) Citrix
5 34 (9.24%) Veeam
6 31 (8.42%) HP
7 29 (7.88%) IBM
8 21 (5.71%) Google
9 16 (4.35%) Dell
10 15 (4.08%) Capita
11 13 (3.53%) SolarWinds
12 12 (3.26%) NetApp
13 11 (2.99%) EMC
14 8 (2.17%) Mitel
14 8 (2.17%) Red Hat
15 7 (1.90%) F5
16 5 (1.36%) Acme Packet
16 5 (1.36%) Sage
16 5 (1.36%) Sonus
16 5 (1.36%) Symantec