Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > North West
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 108 153
Rank change year-on-year -41 +45 +18
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 259 372 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.20% 2.89% 2.08%
As % of the System Software category 13.86% 24.41% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 197 320 213
North West median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £19,000 £22,675 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,125 £51,250
England median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 1,869 1,524 1,299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.87% 11.82% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,517 1,265 1,091
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,800 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -33 159 £35,000 +7.69% 21
Cheshire -7 60 £35,000 -6.67% 11
Merseyside +11 21 £42,000 -1.18% 13
Lancashire +4 17 £24,000 -28.36% 4
Cumbria +4 2 £41,250 -18.72%
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 218 (84.17%) VMware
2 192 (74.13%) Windows
3 170 (65.64%) Active Directory
4 147 (56.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 146 (56.37%) Windows Server
6 108 (41.70%) Microsoft
7 103 (39.77%) Office 365
8 99 (38.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 80 (30.89%) Microsoft Azure
10 75 (28.96%) MS Exchange
11 73 (28.19%) DNS
11 73 (28.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 72 (27.80%) Cisco
13 66 (25.48%) Firewall
14 65 (25.10%) Linux
15 61 (23.55%) Exchange Server 2013
16 58 (22.39%) Citrix
17 57 (22.01%) ITIL
18 56 (21.62%) DHCP
19 47 (18.15%) WAN
19 47 (18.15%) SQL
20 46 (17.76%) Exchange Server 2010
20 46 (17.76%) DevOps
21 45 (17.37%) LAN
22 41 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
23 39 (15.06%) TCP/IP
23 39 (15.06%) SAN
23 39 (15.06%) Agile Software Development
24 37 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
25 35 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery

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 75 (28.96%) MS Exchange
2 61 (23.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 46 (17.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (10.42%) SharePoint
5 19 (7.34%) IIS
6 15 (5.79%) Skype for Business
7 11 (4.25%) Apache
7 11 (4.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (2.32%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.39%) CMS
11 1 (0.39%) Drupal
11 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (4.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.39%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 103 (39.77%) Office 365
2 80 (30.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (6.95%) IaaS
5 5 (1.93%) SaaS
6 4 (1.54%) PaaS
7 2 (0.77%) G Suite
7 2 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.39%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 73 (28.19%) DNS
2 66 (25.48%) Firewall
3 56 (21.62%) DHCP
4 47 (18.15%) WAN
5 45 (17.37%) LAN
6 39 (15.06%) SAN
6 39 (15.06%) TCP/IP
7 33 (12.74%) VPN
8 23 (8.88%) Skype
9 17 (6.56%) VoIP
10 15 (5.79%) Wireless
11 12 (4.63%) MPLS
12 11 (4.25%) Remote Desktop
12 11 (4.25%) VLAN
13 8 (3.09%) Internet
13 8 (3.09%) Network Security
14 7 (2.70%) BGP
14 7 (2.70%) iSCSI
14 7 (2.70%) NAS
15 6 (2.32%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.04%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.32%) Power BI
5 5 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.77%) MySQL
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (6.95%) Jenkins
2 16 (6.18%) Cucumber
2 16 (6.18%) Selenium
3 15 (5.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.39%) Chocolatey
4 1 (0.39%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.39%) WiX
General
1 15 (5.79%) Finance
2 13 (5.02%) Electronics
2 13 (5.02%) Publishing
3 10 (3.86%) Retail
4 7 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.32%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.32%) Military
6 4 (1.54%) Back Office
6 4 (1.54%) German Language
6 4 (1.54%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.16%) Dutch Language
7 3 (1.16%) French Language
7 3 (1.16%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.77%) Banking
8 2 (0.77%) Billing
8 2 (0.77%) Games
8 2 (0.77%) Law
8 2 (0.77%) Legal
9 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (18.15%) Support Engineer
2 45 (17.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 34 (13.13%) Analyst
4 33 (12.74%) IT Support
5 32 (12.36%) 3rd Line Support
6 25 (9.65%) IT Engineer
7 24 (9.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 23 (8.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 21 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
10 20 (7.72%) Service Analyst
10 20 (7.72%) Test Engineer
11 18 (6.95%) 2nd Line Support
11 18 (6.95%) Exchange Support
12 16 (6.18%) Consultant
12 16 (6.18%) Support Analyst
13 15 (5.79%) 1st Line Support
13 15 (5.79%) Integration Engineer
13 15 (5.79%) Lead DevOps
13 15 (5.79%) Technical Consultant
13 15 (5.79%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.02%) Web Services
2 4 (1.54%) .NET
3 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.39%) COM
3 1 (0.39%) CSS
3 1 (0.39%) HTML
3 1 (0.39%) WCF
3 1 (0.39%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.18%) Driving Licence
2 13 (5.02%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.63%) Replication
4 11 (4.25%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.09%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (2.32%) Clustering
6 6 (2.32%) PKI
7 5 (1.93%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.54%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.16%) Life Science
10 2 (0.77%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.77%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 192 (74.13%) Windows
2 146 (56.37%) Windows Server
3 99 (38.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 73 (28.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 65 (25.10%) Linux
6 22 (8.49%) Windows 10
6 22 (8.49%) Windows 7
7 10 (3.86%) Mac OS
8 7 (2.70%) Android
9 6 (2.32%) CentOS
9 6 (2.32%) SUSE
9 6 (2.32%) Unix
10 4 (1.54%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.54%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.16%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.39%) Debian
12 1 (0.39%) Fedora
12 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (22.01%) ITIL
2 46 (17.76%) DevOps
3 39 (15.06%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 34 (13.13%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (12.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 29 (11.20%) Problem-Solving
8 28 (10.81%) Tech Ops
9 23 (8.88%) Scrum
9 23 (8.88%) Time Management
10 22 (8.49%) SDLC
11 20 (7.72%) Load Balancing
11 20 (7.72%) Test Automation
11 20 (7.72%) Test Scripting
12 19 (7.34%) Configuration Management
12 19 (7.34%) Migration
13 18 (6.95%) Mentoring
14 17 (6.56%) Break/Fix
14 17 (6.56%) Information Security
15 16 (6.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 47 (18.15%) SQL
2 26 (10.04%) Python
3 21 (8.11%) Perl
4 20 (7.72%) PowerShell
5 17 (6.56%) Java
6 16 (6.18%) C++
7 12 (4.63%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.09%) C
9 6 (2.32%) C#
10 3 (1.16%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.77%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 37 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (9.27%) MCSE
3 18 (6.95%) MCSA
4 17 (6.56%) Degree
5 14 (5.41%) MCP
6 11 (4.25%) DBS Check
6 11 (4.25%) Security Cleared
7 10 (3.86%) CCNA
7 10 (3.86%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (3.47%) MCTS
9 8 (3.09%) Numerate Degree
9 8 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (2.70%) DV Cleared
11 6 (2.32%) CCNP
12 3 (1.16%) A+ Certification
12 3 (1.16%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.77%) MCITP
14 1 (0.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.41%) QA
1 14 (5.41%) SLA
2 7 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.77%) GDPR
3 2 (0.77%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.39%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.39%) PMO
System Software
1 170 (65.64%) Active Directory
2 147 (56.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (12.36%) VMware ESXi
4 23 (8.88%) XenApp
5 21 (8.11%) XenDesktop
6 18 (6.95%) vSphere
7 17 (6.56%) Terminal Services
7 17 (6.56%) VirtualBox
8 16 (6.18%) Xen
9 15 (5.79%) KVM
10 13 (5.02%) Virtual Machines
11 11 (4.25%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (1.93%) Docker
12 5 (1.93%) VMware Server
13 4 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (1.16%) XenServer
15 2 (0.77%) Virtual Desktop
15 2 (0.77%) VMware NSX
16 1 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
16 1 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 25 (9.65%) SCCM
2 19 (7.34%) Puppet
3 18 (6.95%) Ansible
3 18 (6.95%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (3.09%) Backup Exec
5 6 (2.32%) Failover Clustering
6 5 (1.93%) SCOM
6 5 (1.93%) SmoothWall
7 3 (1.16%) DameWare
8 2 (0.77%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.77%) Terraform
8 2 (0.77%) WSUS
9 1 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.39%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.39%) IBM BigFix
9 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.39%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.39%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 218 (84.17%) VMware
2 108 (41.70%) Microsoft
3 72 (27.80%) Cisco
4 58 (22.39%) Citrix
5 34 (13.13%) Veeam
6 17 (6.56%) Dell
7 12 (4.63%) EqualLogic
8 11 (4.25%) EMC
8 11 (4.25%) HP
8 11 (4.25%) IBM
9 9 (3.47%) Dell Compellent
9 9 (3.47%) Oracle
10 6 (2.32%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.32%) SolarWinds
11 5 (1.93%) Aruba
11 5 (1.93%) Mitel
11 5 (1.93%) SonicWALL
12 4 (1.54%) Apple
12 4 (1.54%) NetApp
13 3 (1.16%) Google