Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > North West
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 123 192
Rank change year-on-year -3 +69 -28
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 325 338 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.67% 2.56% 1.45%
As % of the System Software category 18.69% 22.73% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 254 306 136
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.29% -
10th Percentile £19,825 £25,625 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £53,750
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 1,739 1,487 1,159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.26% 11.26% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,412 1,253 962
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +6.62%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +26 202 £30,250 -19.33% 22
Cheshire -11 75 £40,000 +6.67% 5
Merseyside +9 29 £40,000 - 7
Lancashire +3 15 £32,500 -12.16% 2
Cumbria +2 4 £40,000 +50.94%
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 281 (86.46%) VMware
2 244 (75.08%) Windows
3 206 (63.38%) Active Directory
4 186 (57.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 181 (55.69%) Windows Server
6 135 (41.54%) Microsoft
7 117 (36.00%) Office 365
8 109 (33.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 104 (32.00%) Cisco
10 93 (28.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 91 (28.00%) MS Exchange
11 91 (28.00%) Linux
12 87 (26.77%) ITIL
12 87 (26.77%) Microsoft Azure
13 77 (23.69%) DNS
13 77 (23.69%) Firewall
14 76 (23.38%) Citrix
15 75 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
16 69 (21.23%) DevOps
17 64 (19.69%) Exchange Server 2010
18 61 (18.77%) Agile Software Development
18 61 (18.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 57 (17.54%) WAN
20 55 (16.92%) LAN
21 54 (16.62%) Continuous Integration
22 53 (16.31%) SAN
23 50 (15.38%) TCP/IP
23 50 (15.38%) SQL
24 49 (15.08%) DHCP
25 47 (14.46%) Microsoft Certification

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 91 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 75 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 64 (19.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (7.38%) IIS
5 23 (7.08%) SharePoint
6 19 (5.85%) Skype for Business
7 14 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (3.08%) Apache
9 9 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (1.54%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.92%) Confluence
12 3 (0.92%) Drupal
12 3 (0.92%) WordPress
13 2 (0.62%) IBM Domino
14 1 (0.31%) CMS
14 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 26 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Pegasus Opera
1 1 (0.31%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 117 (36.00%) Office 365
2 87 (26.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (13.54%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (7.38%) IaaS
5 10 (3.08%) NuGet
5 10 (3.08%) PaaS
6 8 (2.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (2.46%) SaaS
7 3 (0.92%) G Suite
7 3 (0.92%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 77 (23.69%) DNS
1 77 (23.69%) Firewall
2 57 (17.54%) WAN
3 55 (16.92%) LAN
4 53 (16.31%) SAN
5 50 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 49 (15.08%) DHCP
7 38 (11.69%) VPN
8 22 (6.77%) VLAN
9 21 (6.46%) Skype
10 18 (5.54%) VoIP
11 13 (4.00%) NAS
12 11 (3.38%) Internet
12 11 (3.38%) Wireless
13 10 (3.08%) Remote Desktop
14 8 (2.46%) NetScaler
14 8 (2.46%) Network Security
15 7 (2.15%) BGP
16 6 (1.85%) EIGRP
16 6 (1.85%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (0.92%) Big Data
5 3 (0.92%) MySQL
6 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 27 (8.31%) Git (software)
2 23 (7.08%) Jenkins
3 16 (4.92%) Cucumber
3 16 (4.92%) Selenium
4 4 (1.23%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.92%) JIRA
5 3 (0.92%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.31%) Chocolatey
6 1 (0.31%) WiX
General
1 14 (4.31%) Finance
2 10 (3.08%) Retail
3 9 (2.77%) Manufacturing
3 9 (2.77%) Military
4 8 (2.46%) Publishing
5 7 (2.15%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.85%) Electronics
7 4 (1.23%) Back Office
7 4 (1.23%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.62%) Banking
8 2 (0.62%) Billing
8 2 (0.62%) Law
8 2 (0.62%) Legal
8 2 (0.62%) Marketing
9 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 64 (19.69%) Support Engineer
2 49 (15.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 48 (14.77%) Analyst
4 45 (13.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 43 (13.23%) 3rd Line Support
6 35 (10.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 30 (9.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 28 (8.62%) IT Support
9 26 (8.00%) IT Engineer
9 26 (8.00%) Lead DevOps
10 24 (7.38%) Exchange Support
10 24 (7.38%) Service Analyst
11 23 (7.08%) 1st Line Support
11 23 (7.08%) Test Engineer
12 22 (6.77%) Lead DevOps Engineer
13 20 (6.15%) 1st Line Engineer
13 20 (6.15%) IT Analyst
13 20 (6.15%) Support Analyst
14 18 (5.54%) IT Manager
14 18 (5.54%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.08%) Web Services
2 4 (1.23%) .NET
3 3 (0.92%) CSS
3 3 (0.92%) HTML
4 2 (0.62%) Flash
5 1 (0.31%) COM
5 1 (0.31%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 24 (7.38%) Data Centre
3 18 (5.54%) Replication
4 17 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (4.31%) Clustering
6 9 (2.77%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (1.85%) PKI
8 5 (1.54%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.23%) HP Storage
9 4 (1.23%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.92%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.62%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.62%) FlexPod
11 2 (0.62%) iPad
11 2 (0.62%) Tandem
11 2 (0.62%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.62%) Wiki
12 1 (0.31%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 244 (75.08%) Windows
2 181 (55.69%) Windows Server
3 109 (33.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 93 (28.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 91 (28.00%) Linux
6 29 (8.92%) Windows 10
7 27 (8.31%) Windows 7
8 11 (3.38%) Mac OS
9 8 (2.46%) Android
9 8 (2.46%) Apple iOS
10 6 (1.85%) CentOS
10 6 (1.85%) SUSE
10 6 (1.85%) Unix
11 4 (1.23%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.23%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.23%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.62%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (26.77%) ITIL
2 69 (21.23%) DevOps
3 61 (18.77%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (18.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 54 (16.62%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (14.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 31 (9.54%) Continuous Delivery
6 31 (9.54%) Tech Ops
7 30 (9.23%) Time Management
8 29 (8.92%) Configuration Management
9 27 (8.31%) Mentoring
9 27 (8.31%) Scrum
10 26 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
11 25 (7.69%) SDLC
12 23 (7.08%) Service Delivery
12 23 (7.08%) Test Automation
12 23 (7.08%) Test Scripting
13 19 (5.85%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (5.54%) Migration
15 17 (5.23%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 50 (15.38%) SQL
2 33 (10.15%) Python
3 29 (8.92%) PowerShell
4 24 (7.38%) Perl
5 19 (5.85%) C
6 17 (5.23%) Java
7 16 (4.92%) C++
8 13 (4.00%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.46%) C#
10 3 (0.92%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.92%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.31%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 47 (14.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (10.77%) MCSE
3 34 (10.46%) Degree
4 33 (10.15%) MCSA
5 27 (8.31%) MCP
6 26 (8.00%) Security Cleared
7 17 (5.23%) Numerate Degree
8 16 (4.92%) CCNA
8 16 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (3.69%) DV Cleared
10 11 (3.38%) DBS Check
10 11 (3.38%) SC Cleared
11 8 (2.46%) MCTS
11 8 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.85%) CCNP
13 5 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
14 3 (0.92%) A+ Certification
14 3 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
14 3 (0.92%) MCITP
15 2 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.00%) QA
2 23 (7.08%) SLA
3 9 (2.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.92%) GDPR
4 3 (0.92%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.62%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.62%) PMO
6 1 (0.31%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 206 (63.38%) Active Directory
2 186 (57.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (9.85%) VMware ESXi
4 29 (8.92%) Xen
5 28 (8.62%) VirtualBox
5 28 (8.62%) XenApp
6 21 (6.46%) XenDesktop
7 19 (5.85%) KVM
8 15 (4.62%) Terminal Services
9 14 (4.31%) vSphere
10 9 (2.77%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (2.15%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (1.85%) XenServer
14 4 (1.23%) Docker
15 2 (0.62%) Firmware
15 2 (0.62%) VMware NSX
15 2 (0.62%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
16 1 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 34 (10.46%) Puppet
2 32 (9.85%) Ansible
2 32 (9.85%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (8.31%) SCCM
4 12 (3.69%) Backup Exec
4 12 (3.69%) Failover Clustering
4 12 (3.69%) SCOM
5 7 (2.15%) Terraform
6 6 (1.85%) SmoothWall
6 6 (1.85%) WSUS
7 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.62%) Nagios
7 2 (0.62%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.31%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.31%) Simpana
8 1 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.31%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 281 (86.46%) VMware
2 135 (41.54%) Microsoft
3 104 (32.00%) Cisco
4 76 (23.38%) Citrix
5 39 (12.00%) Veeam
6 25 (7.69%) HP
7 20 (6.15%) IBM
8 14 (4.31%) Dell
9 11 (3.38%) Google
10 10 (3.08%) EMC
11 9 (2.77%) Oracle
11 9 (2.77%) SolarWinds
12 8 (2.46%) Mitel
12 8 (2.46%) SonicWALL
13 7 (2.15%) EqualLogic
13 7 (2.15%) NetApp
14 6 (1.85%) Capita
14 6 (1.85%) Red Hat
15 5 (1.54%) Aruba
16 4 (1.23%) DataCore