Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 131 163
Rank change year-on-year +17 +32 -51
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 359 299 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.74% 2.42% 1.81%
As % of the System Software category 23.90% 21.60% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 303 250 169
North West median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +2.94% +1.49%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,725 £19,150
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £54,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1502 1384 1395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 11.45% 11.18% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1215 1174 1056
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +4.48%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,875
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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +31 232 £30,500 -12.86% 14
Cheshire -31 65 £37,500 +15.38% 6
Lancashire +18 27 £30,000 - 1
Merseyside -8 25 £45,000 +4.84% 1
Cumbria +3 3 £50,000 +75.44%
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 291 (81.06%) VMware
2 261 (72.70%) Windows
3 239 (66.57%) Active Directory
4 175 (48.75%) Office 365
5 163 (45.40%) Microsoft
6 161 (44.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 152 (42.34%) Windows Server
8 146 (40.67%) Cisco
9 133 (37.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 126 (35.10%) ITIL
11 121 (33.70%) Windows Server 2012
12 111 (30.92%) MCSE
13 110 (30.64%) WAN
14 108 (30.08%) MS Exchange
14 108 (30.08%) LAN
14 108 (30.08%) Firewall
15 102 (28.41%) SAN
16 100 (27.86%) Citrix
17 92 (25.63%) DNS
18 89 (24.79%) TCP/IP
19 88 (24.51%) Microsoft Azure
20 79 (22.01%) Exchange Server 2010
21 65 (18.11%) DHCP
21 65 (18.11%) MCP
22 64 (17.83%) Windows Server 2008
23 61 (16.99%) Degree
24 55 (15.32%) MCSA
25 53 (14.76%) Microsoft Office
26 47 (13.09%) Amazon AWS
26 47 (13.09%) Windows 7

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
1 108 (30.08%) MS Exchange
2 79 (22.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (11.70%) SharePoint
4 37 (10.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (4.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 16 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (3.90%) Skype for Business
8 11 (3.06%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (2.51%) Apache Pig
9 9 (2.51%) Apache Spark
9 9 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (2.51%) IIS
10 3 (0.84%) Apache
11 2 (0.56%) Confluence
12 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.28%) nginx
Applications
1 53 (14.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.28%) Magento
1 1 (0.28%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 175 (48.75%) Office 365
2 88 (24.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (13.09%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (8.91%) Google Cloud Platform
5 24 (6.69%) IaaS
6 19 (5.29%) Mimecast
7 6 (1.67%) G Suite
8 4 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.11%) OneDrive
8 4 (1.11%) PaaS
9 1 (0.28%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 110 (30.64%) WAN
2 108 (30.08%) Firewall
2 108 (30.08%) LAN
3 102 (28.41%) SAN
4 92 (25.63%) DNS
5 89 (24.79%) TCP/IP
6 65 (18.11%) DHCP
7 27 (7.52%) VPN
8 22 (6.13%) VLAN
9 14 (3.90%) VoIP
10 13 (3.62%) Wi-Fi
11 12 (3.34%) MPLS
11 12 (3.34%) Remote Desktop
12 9 (2.51%) Skype
13 8 (2.23%) WLAN
14 4 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (1.11%) Internet
15 3 (0.84%) PBX
16 2 (0.56%) LDAP
16 2 (0.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.24%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.90%) MySQL
3 9 (2.51%) Apache Hive
3 9 (2.51%) Big Data
3 9 (2.51%) Hadoop
3 9 (2.51%) MongoDB
3 9 (2.51%) RDBMS
3 9 (2.51%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.23%) Cucumber
1 8 (2.23%) Selenium
2 6 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.11%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.11%) NuGet
4 3 (0.84%) JIRA
5 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.28%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.28%) Maven
6 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 31 (8.64%) Finance
2 16 (4.46%) Manufacturing
3 13 (3.62%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.79%) Military
5 6 (1.67%) Retail
6 4 (1.11%) Billing
6 4 (1.11%) Marketing
7 3 (0.84%) Back Office
7 3 (0.84%) Banking
7 3 (0.84%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.84%) Publishing
8 2 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 113 (31.48%) Support Engineer
2 60 (16.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 56 (15.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 53 (14.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 48 (13.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 47 (13.09%) IT Support
7 40 (11.14%) IT Engineer
8 31 (8.64%) Windows Engineer
9 27 (7.52%) Hyper-V Engineer
9 27 (7.52%) IT Support Engineer
10 24 (6.69%) Architect
10 24 (6.69%) VMware Engineer
11 22 (6.13%) 1st Line Support
12 21 (5.85%) 1st Line Engineer
12 21 (5.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 21 (5.85%) Systems Engineer
12 21 (5.85%) Windows Support Engineer
13 19 (5.29%) 2nd Line Support
13 19 (5.29%) Analyst
14 18 (5.01%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (8.08%) Web Services
2 10 (2.79%) CSS
2 10 (2.79%) HTML
2 10 (2.79%) LAMP
3 9 (2.51%) AngularJS
3 9 (2.51%) Apache Camel
3 9 (2.51%) CSS3
3 9 (2.51%) Hibernate
3 9 (2.51%) HTML5
3 9 (2.51%) Java EE
3 9 (2.51%) jQuery
3 9 (2.51%) Middleware
3 9 (2.51%) Node.js
3 9 (2.51%) Spring
4 2 (0.56%) .NET
4 2 (0.56%) FreeSWITCH
5 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.28%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.03%) Driving Licence
2 28 (7.80%) Data Centre
3 19 (5.29%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.06%) Fat Client
4 11 (3.06%) Thin Client
5 10 (2.79%) iPad
6 9 (2.51%) Life Science
6 9 (2.51%) PKI
7 7 (1.95%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.67%) Clustering
9 4 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.11%) Replication
10 3 (0.84%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.56%) iPhone
11 2 (0.56%) Tandem
11 2 (0.56%) Wiki
12 1 (0.28%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 261 (72.70%) Windows
2 152 (42.34%) Windows Server
3 121 (33.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 64 (17.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (13.09%) Windows 7
6 43 (11.98%) Linux
7 42 (11.70%) Windows 10
8 15 (4.18%) Windows 8
9 9 (2.51%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.39%) Unix
11 4 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.56%) AIX
13 2 (0.56%) Android
13 2 (0.56%) CentOS
13 2 (0.56%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.28%) Debian
14 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.28%) VMS
14 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (35.10%) ITIL
2 43 (11.98%) Time Management
3 40 (11.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 38 (10.58%) Validation
5 35 (9.75%) DevOps
6 30 (8.36%) Product Management
7 29 (8.08%) Problem Management
8 23 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (6.41%) Mentoring
9 20 (5.57%) Enterprise Architecture
10 19 (5.29%) Change Management
11 18 (5.01%) Capacity Management
11 18 (5.01%) Network Design
11 18 (5.01%) Scrum
12 17 (4.74%) SDLC
13 16 (4.46%) Information Security
13 16 (4.46%) Performance Management
14 13 (3.62%) Service Delivery
15 12 (3.34%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (3.34%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 37 (10.31%) PowerShell
2 23 (6.41%) Python
3 22 (6.13%) Perl
4 21 (5.85%) SQL
5 18 (5.01%) Java
6 17 (4.74%) C
7 15 (4.18%) C++
8 10 (2.79%) Ruby
9 9 (2.51%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.56%) C#
11 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.28%) VB
11 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.28%) VBA
11 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 133 (37.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 111 (30.92%) MCSE
3 65 (18.11%) MCP
4 61 (16.99%) Degree
5 55 (15.32%) MCSA
6 36 (10.03%) CCNA
6 36 (10.03%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (5.57%) CCNP
7 20 (5.57%) Master's Degree
8 18 (5.01%) Security Cleared
9 17 (4.74%) DV Cleared
9 17 (4.74%) Numerate Degree
10 16 (4.46%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (4.18%) A+ Certification
12 7 (1.95%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (1.67%) CCA
13 6 (1.67%) DBS Check
14 3 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
14 3 (0.84%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.31%) SLA
2 34 (9.47%) QA
3 8 (2.23%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.84%) GDPR
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 239 (66.57%) Active Directory
2 161 (44.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (10.31%) Terminal Services
4 31 (8.64%) Virtual Machines
5 25 (6.96%) XenApp
6 23 (6.41%) vSphere
7 13 (3.62%) XenDesktop
8 8 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.39%) Xen
10 4 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (1.11%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.56%) KVM
12 1 (0.28%) Docker
12 1 (0.28%) Kamailio
12 1 (0.28%) NFS
12 1 (0.28%) OpenSIPS
12 1 (0.28%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.28%) Varnish
12 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (10.58%) SCCM
2 16 (4.46%) SCOM
2 16 (4.46%) WSUS
3 12 (3.34%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (3.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 10 (2.79%) Puppet
6 7 (1.95%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (1.11%) Ansible
7 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.84%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.84%) EdgeSight
8 3 (0.84%) Nagios
9 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.56%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.56%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.28%) cPanel
10 1 (0.28%) HockeyApp
10 1 (0.28%) Plesk
10 1 (0.28%) SCSM
Vendors
1 291 (81.06%) VMware
2 163 (45.40%) Microsoft
3 146 (40.67%) Cisco
4 100 (27.86%) Citrix
5 43 (11.98%) Dell
6 40 (11.14%) EqualLogic
6 40 (11.14%) Google
7 33 (9.19%) Veeam
8 21 (5.85%) Symantec
9 19 (5.29%) NetApp
10 16 (4.46%) CommVault
10 16 (4.46%) HP
11 9 (2.51%) Oracle
12 7 (1.95%) Wyse
13 6 (1.67%) CheckPoint
14 5 (1.39%) Capita
14 5 (1.39%) Dell Compellent
14 5 (1.39%) Zerto
15 4 (1.11%) IBM
15 4 (1.11%) Red Hat