Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 146 160 118
Rank change year-on-year +14 -42 +18
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 191 236 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.92% 2.00% 2.73%
As % of the System Software category 12.42% 12.23% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 172 180 305
North West median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% - -7.14%
10th Percentile £26,275 £19,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £54,125 £57,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +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 1,538 1,930 1,512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.43% 16.40% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,241 1,580 1,222
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 November 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 20 November 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 -5 97 £40,000 +23.08% 42
Merseyside +23 32 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Cheshire -2 32 £37,500 +15.38% 16
Lancashire 0 27 £40,000 +77.78% 9
Cumbria -10 3 £26,500 -35.76%
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 152 (79.58%) Windows
2 141 (73.82%) VMware
3 140 (73.30%) Microsoft
4 125 (65.45%) Active Directory
5 89 (46.60%) Office 365
6 87 (45.55%) VMware Infrastructure
7 75 (39.27%) Azure
8 74 (38.74%) Windows Server
9 68 (35.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 63 (32.98%) Cisco
11 62 (32.46%) DNS
12 49 (25.65%) DHCP
13 46 (24.08%) AWS
13 46 (24.08%) Firewall
14 43 (22.51%) MS Exchange
15 41 (21.47%) SQL Server
15 41 (21.47%) ITIL
16 40 (20.94%) Windows Server 2012
17 38 (19.90%) WAN
17 38 (19.90%) PowerShell
18 37 (19.37%) LAN
19 34 (17.80%) TCP/IP
20 33 (17.28%) SQL
20 33 (17.28%) SCCM
21 32 (16.75%) Citrix
21 32 (16.75%) Microsoft Certification
22 30 (15.71%) HP
23 29 (15.18%) Linux
23 29 (15.18%) SAN
24 28 (14.66%) Windows 10

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 43 (22.51%) MS Exchange
2 21 (10.99%) SharePoint
3 18 (9.42%) IIS
4 15 (7.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (5.24%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (4.19%) Apache
8 7 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.62%) SAS
9 5 (2.62%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (6.81%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 89 (46.60%) Office 365
2 75 (39.27%) Azure
3 46 (24.08%) AWS
4 14 (7.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 14 (7.33%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (7.33%) Amazon ECS
4 14 (7.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 14 (7.33%) AWS Lambda
4 14 (7.33%) Serverless
4 14 (7.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 12 (6.28%) IaaS
6 11 (5.76%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (4.71%) AWS OpsWorks
8 8 (4.19%) Amazon EKS
8 8 (4.19%) Amazon ELB
8 8 (4.19%) Amazon S3
8 8 (4.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 8 (4.19%) Route 53
9 6 (3.14%) SaaS
10 4 (2.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (32.46%) DNS
2 49 (25.65%) DHCP
3 46 (24.08%) Firewall
4 38 (19.90%) WAN
5 37 (19.37%) LAN
6 34 (17.80%) TCP/IP
7 29 (15.18%) SAN
8 16 (8.38%) Wireless
9 13 (6.81%) iSCSI
9 13 (6.81%) VPN
10 12 (6.28%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (6.28%) VLAN
11 11 (5.76%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (4.71%) VoIP
13 8 (4.19%) FCoE
13 8 (4.19%) Fibre Channel
13 8 (4.19%) Network Security
13 8 (4.19%) Software-Defined Networking
13 8 (4.19%) VSAN
14 6 (3.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (21.47%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (5.24%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.09%) MS Access
5 4 (2.09%) QlikView
5 4 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.05%) MySQL
7 1 (0.52%) Ingres
7 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.57%) MSI
2 2 (1.05%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.52%) Metasploit
General
1 22 (11.52%) Finance
2 19 (9.95%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.19%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.66%) Banking
5 5 (2.62%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.05%) Marketing
7 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (29.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 48 (25.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 32 (16.75%) Support Engineer
4 29 (15.18%) 3rd Line Support
5 23 (12.04%) Cloud Engineer
6 22 (11.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 22 (11.52%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 22 (11.52%) IT Engineer
7 21 (10.99%) Consultant
7 21 (10.99%) Network Engineer
8 20 (10.47%) Analyst
9 19 (9.95%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 14 (7.33%) Server Engineer
11 13 (6.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (5.76%) IT Support
12 11 (5.76%) Windows Engineer
13 10 (5.24%) AWS Engineer
13 10 (5.24%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
14 9 (4.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 9 (4.71%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.04%) Web Services
2 11 (5.76%) JSON
3 9 (4.71%) Flash
4 4 (2.09%) .NET
4 4 (2.09%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.05%) COM
5 2 (1.05%) EDI
5 2 (1.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.61%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.85%) Private Cloud
3 14 (7.33%) Clustering
3 14 (7.33%) Enterprise Cloud
4 12 (6.28%) Replication
5 9 (4.71%) FlexPod
6 8 (4.19%) Driving Licence
6 8 (4.19%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (3.14%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.14%) Public Cloud
8 5 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (2.09%) CCTV
9 4 (2.09%) PKI
10 3 (1.57%) HP Storage
10 3 (1.57%) Life Science
11 2 (1.05%) AS400
11 2 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.05%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 152 (79.58%) Windows
2 74 (38.74%) Windows Server
3 40 (20.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (15.18%) Linux
5 28 (14.66%) Windows 10
6 26 (13.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (10.47%) Windows 7
8 12 (6.28%) Unix
9 9 (4.71%) Data ONTAP
10 7 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (2.09%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.57%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.57%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.57%) SUSE
13 1 (0.52%) CentOS
13 1 (0.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (35.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 41 (21.47%) ITIL
3 21 (10.99%) DevOps
3 21 (10.99%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (10.47%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (9.95%) Migration
6 18 (9.42%) Configuration Management
7 15 (7.85%) Change Management
7 15 (7.85%) Infrastructure Management
8 14 (7.33%) Infrastructure Automation
9 12 (6.28%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (6.28%) Presales
9 12 (6.28%) Project Delivery
10 11 (5.76%) Proactive Monitoring
11 10 (5.24%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (5.24%) Converged Infrastructure
11 10 (5.24%) Infrastructure as Code
12 9 (4.71%) Mentoring
12 9 (4.71%) Project Management
12 9 (4.71%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (19.90%) PowerShell
2 33 (17.28%) SQL
3 11 (5.76%) C
4 9 (4.71%) T-SQL
5 8 (4.19%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.09%) C#
6 4 (2.09%) VBA
7 2 (1.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (16.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (12.04%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (12.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 20 (10.47%) CCNA
4 16 (8.38%) MCSA
5 15 (7.85%) MCSE
6 7 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.62%) DBS Check
8 4 (2.09%) MCP
8 4 (2.09%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.09%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.57%) CCNP
9 3 (1.57%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.05%) Degree
10 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 2 (1.05%) NCDA
10 2 (1.05%) NCIE
10 2 (1.05%) SSCP
10 2 (1.05%) VCAP
11 1 (0.52%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.81%) SLA
2 8 (4.19%) PMO
3 6 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.05%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.05%) NIST
4 2 (1.05%) QA
5 1 (0.52%) GDPR
System Software
1 125 (65.45%) Active Directory
2 87 (45.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (10.99%) vSphere
4 18 (9.42%) XenApp
5 15 (7.85%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (7.33%) Terminal Services
7 11 (5.76%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (4.19%) NFS
9 8 (4.19%) VMware NSX
10 7 (3.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (3.66%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (3.14%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (2.09%) XenDesktop
13 2 (1.05%) DFS Replication
13 2 (1.05%) Docker
13 2 (1.05%) KVM
13 2 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.52%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.52%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 33 (17.28%) SCCM
2 12 (6.28%) Nagios
2 12 (6.28%) SCVMM
3 11 (5.76%) SCOM
3 11 (5.76%) SCOrch
4 8 (4.19%) Cisco CUCM
5 7 (3.66%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (3.14%) Terraform
7 3 (1.57%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (1.57%) Puppet
8 2 (1.05%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (1.05%) NetApp OnCommand
8 2 (1.05%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.05%) vCenter Server
8 2 (1.05%) vMotion
8 2 (1.05%) WSUS
8 2 (1.05%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.52%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 141 (73.82%) VMware
2 140 (73.30%) Microsoft
3 63 (32.98%) Cisco
4 32 (16.75%) Citrix
5 30 (15.71%) HP
6 20 (10.47%) Veeam
7 14 (7.33%) NetApp
8 10 (5.24%) CheckPoint
8 10 (5.24%) Oracle
9 9 (4.71%) Meraki
10 6 (3.14%) Apple
10 6 (3.14%) Avaya
10 6 (3.14%) Sage
10 6 (3.14%) WatchGuard
11 5 (2.62%) Dell
12 4 (2.09%) Pegasus
12 4 (2.09%) SonicWALL
12 4 (2.09%) Sophos
12 4 (2.09%) Ubiquiti
13 3 (1.57%) BT