Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > North West
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 111 124
Rank change year-on-year -55 +13 +45
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 219 363 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.95% 2.77% 2.64%
As % of the System Software category 11.60% 23.59% 22.85%
Number of salaries quoted 167 295 266
North West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,250 £21,375
90th Percentile £49,250 £57,875 £54,375
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 North West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,888 1,539 1,440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 16.83% 11.72% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,558 1,244 1,205
North West median annual salary £43,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.67% +2.74% +7.35%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £65,375 £60,000 £56,250
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 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 15 December 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 15 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
Manchester -69 125 £32,500 +3.17% 30
Cheshire +18 51 £32,500 -4.41% 10
Merseyside +7 24 £37,500 -5.06% 1
Lancashire -4 19 £21,750 -27.50% 3
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 15 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 North West region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 182 (83.11%) VMware
2 154 (70.32%) Windows
3 138 (63.01%) Active Directory
4 128 (58.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 117 (53.42%) Windows Server
6 96 (43.84%) Office 365
7 93 (42.47%) Microsoft
8 74 (33.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 62 (28.31%) DNS
9 62 (28.31%) Firewall
10 59 (26.94%) Cisco
10 59 (26.94%) Microsoft Azure
11 56 (25.57%) MS Exchange
12 51 (23.29%) DHCP
12 51 (23.29%) Citrix
13 46 (21.00%) ITIL
14 44 (20.09%) Windows Server 2008
15 42 (19.18%) Linux
16 40 (18.26%) TCP/IP
17 39 (17.81%) SAN
18 38 (17.35%) SQL
19 37 (16.89%) WAN
20 36 (16.44%) Veeam
21 35 (15.98%) VMware ESXi
21 35 (15.98%) LAN
22 33 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
22 33 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2010
22 33 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2013
23 31 (14.16%) Amazon AWS
24 30 (13.70%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 56 (25.57%) MS Exchange
2 33 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2010
2 33 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2013
3 28 (12.79%) SharePoint
4 12 (5.48%) IIS
5 11 (5.02%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (5.02%) Skype for Business
6 8 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.28%) Apache
8 4 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.91%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.46%) CMS
10 1 (0.46%) Drupal
10 1 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (5.02%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.28%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 96 (43.84%) Office 365
2 59 (26.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (14.16%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (5.48%) IaaS
5 3 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.37%) SaaS
6 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.46%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.46%) OpenDNS
6 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (28.31%) DNS
1 62 (28.31%) Firewall
2 51 (23.29%) DHCP
3 40 (18.26%) TCP/IP
4 39 (17.81%) SAN
5 37 (16.89%) WAN
6 35 (15.98%) LAN
7 27 (12.33%) VPN
8 15 (6.85%) Wireless
9 14 (6.39%) VoIP
10 13 (5.94%) Skype
11 11 (5.02%) MPLS
11 11 (5.02%) NetScaler
12 10 (4.57%) NAS
13 9 (4.11%) Internet
14 8 (3.65%) Remote Desktop
14 8 (3.65%) VLAN
15 7 (3.20%) iSCSI
16 5 (2.28%) SMTP
16 5 (2.28%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (4.11%) Power BI
4 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (5.48%) Cucumber
1 12 (5.48%) Selenium
2 3 (1.37%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.91%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.46%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (5.94%) Electronics
1 13 (5.94%) Finance
1 13 (5.94%) Publishing
2 10 (4.57%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.20%) German Language
4 6 (2.74%) Military
5 5 (2.28%) Dutch Language
5 5 (2.28%) French Language
5 5 (2.28%) Retail
5 5 (2.28%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.37%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.91%) Banking
7 2 (0.91%) Games
7 2 (0.91%) Law
7 2 (0.91%) Legal
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
8 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (18.26%) Support Engineer
2 37 (16.89%) IT Support
3 35 (15.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 27 (12.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 26 (11.87%) Analyst
6 25 (11.42%) 3rd Line Support
7 24 (10.96%) IT Engineer
8 19 (8.68%) 2nd Line Support
9 17 (7.76%) Consultant
9 17 (7.76%) Technical Consultant
10 16 (7.31%) Exchange Support
10 16 (7.31%) Service Analyst
10 16 (7.31%) Service Desk Engineer
10 16 (7.31%) Test Engineer
11 15 (6.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 15 (6.85%) IT Support Engineer
11 15 (6.85%) Technical Support
12 14 (6.39%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 14 (6.39%) VMware Engineer
13 13 (5.94%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.94%) Web Services
2 4 (1.83%) .NET
3 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.46%) CSS
3 1 (0.46%) Flash
3 1 (0.46%) HTML
3 1 (0.46%) Middleware
3 1 (0.46%) WCF
3 1 (0.46%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.94%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (5.02%) Driving Licence
3 10 (4.57%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.57%) Replication
4 7 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.20%) Clustering
5 6 (2.74%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (2.28%) FlexPod
6 5 (2.28%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.37%) Life Science
8 3 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.91%) PKI
9 2 (0.91%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 154 (70.32%) Windows
2 117 (53.42%) Windows Server
3 74 (33.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (20.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (19.18%) Linux
6 21 (9.59%) Windows 10
6 21 (9.59%) Windows 7
7 7 (3.20%) Mac OS
7 7 (3.20%) Unix
8 6 (2.74%) Android
8 6 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.28%) AIX
9 5 (2.28%) Data ONTAP
9 5 (2.28%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.37%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.91%) CentOS
11 2 (0.91%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.00%) ITIL
2 30 (13.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 25 (11.42%) DevOps
3 25 (11.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (10.96%) Tech Ops
5 23 (10.50%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (10.05%) Information Security
7 21 (9.59%) Load Balancing
8 20 (9.13%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (9.13%) Break/Fix
9 19 (8.68%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (8.22%) SDLC
10 18 (8.22%) Time Management
11 17 (7.76%) Service Delivery
12 16 (7.31%) Scrum
12 16 (7.31%) Test Automation
12 16 (7.31%) Test Scripting
13 15 (6.85%) Coaching
13 15 (6.85%) Cybersecurity
13 15 (6.85%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (17.35%) SQL
2 18 (8.22%) Python
3 16 (7.31%) Perl
4 12 (5.48%) C++
4 12 (5.48%) Java
5 11 (5.02%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.28%) C
6 5 (2.28%) C#
6 5 (2.28%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.83%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.37%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.91%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (9.13%) MCSE
3 17 (7.76%) MCSA
4 13 (5.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (4.11%) CCNA
5 9 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (4.11%) MCP
6 8 (3.65%) DBS Check
7 7 (3.20%) A+ Certification
7 7 (3.20%) Degree
7 7 (3.20%) MCTS
8 5 (2.28%) CCNP
9 4 (1.83%) NCDA
9 4 (1.83%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (1.83%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.83%) VCAP
10 3 (1.37%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.37%) VCP6
11 2 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.91%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.48%) SLA
2 5 (2.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.91%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.46%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 138 (63.01%) Active Directory
2 128 (58.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (15.98%) VMware ESXi
4 24 (10.96%) XenApp
5 22 (10.05%) XenDesktop
6 17 (7.76%) vSphere
7 13 (5.94%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (5.02%) Terminal Services
9 7 (3.20%) Virtual Desktop
10 5 (2.28%) PowerHA
10 5 (2.28%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (2.28%) VMware Server
11 4 (1.83%) VirtualBox
12 3 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.91%) Docker
14 1 (0.46%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.46%) KVM
14 1 (0.46%) VMware NSX
14 1 (0.46%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (11.42%) SCCM
2 5 (2.28%) Backup Exec
2 5 (2.28%) SCOM
3 4 (1.83%) Puppet
3 4 (1.83%) SmoothWall
4 3 (1.37%) Ansible
4 3 (1.37%) DameWare
4 3 (1.37%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.37%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.91%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.46%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.46%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.46%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.46%) Terraform
Vendors
1 182 (83.11%) VMware
2 93 (42.47%) Microsoft
3 59 (26.94%) Cisco
4 51 (23.29%) Citrix
5 36 (16.44%) Veeam
6 18 (8.22%) Dell
7 14 (6.39%) EMC
8 13 (5.94%) NetApp
9 12 (5.48%) EqualLogic
9 12 (5.48%) Oracle
10 11 (5.02%) Dell Compellent
11 10 (4.57%) HP
11 10 (4.57%) SolarWinds
12 6 (2.74%) Intel
12 6 (2.74%) Meraki
13 5 (2.28%) IBM
13 5 (2.28%) SonicWALL
14 4 (1.83%) Aruba
14 4 (1.83%) Tableau
15 3 (1.37%) F5