Period
to 22 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 128 160
Rank change year-on-year +11 +32 -42
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 362 305 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.72% 2.44% 1.79%
As % of the System Software category 23.94% 21.69% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 304 252 164
North West median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +4.48% -
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,525 £19,250
90th Percentile £57,125 £52,500 £55,250
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 1512 1406 1361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 11.37% 11.24% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1220 1191 1023
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% +4.48%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
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 22 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 22 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 +30 235 £30,500 -12.86% 23
Cheshire -36 65 £37,500 +15.38% 8
Lancashire +17 27 £30,000 - 5
Merseyside -11 25 £45,000 +4.84% 1
Cumbria +5 3 £50,000 +75.44% 2
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 293 (80.94%) VMware
2 265 (73.20%) Windows
3 242 (66.85%) Active Directory
4 176 (48.62%) Office 365
5 166 (45.86%) Microsoft
6 163 (45.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 156 (43.09%) Windows Server
8 148 (40.88%) Cisco
9 132 (36.46%) Microsoft Certification
10 128 (35.36%) ITIL
11 121 (33.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 111 (30.66%) WAN
13 110 (30.39%) MS Exchange
13 110 (30.39%) MCSE
14 109 (30.11%) LAN
14 109 (30.11%) Firewall
15 103 (28.45%) SAN
16 102 (28.18%) Citrix
17 94 (25.97%) DNS
18 89 (24.59%) TCP/IP
19 88 (24.31%) Microsoft Azure
20 81 (22.38%) Exchange Server 2010
21 66 (18.23%) DHCP
22 65 (17.96%) MCP
22 65 (17.96%) Windows Server 2008
23 61 (16.85%) Degree
24 55 (15.19%) MCSA
25 53 (14.64%) Microsoft Office
26 47 (12.98%) Amazon AWS
26 47 (12.98%) 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
1 110 (30.39%) MS Exchange
2 81 (22.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (11.88%) SharePoint
4 38 (10.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (4.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 16 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (4.14%) Skype for Business
8 11 (3.04%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (2.49%) Apache Pig
9 9 (2.49%) Apache Spark
9 9 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (2.49%) IIS
10 3 (0.83%) Apache
11 2 (0.55%) Confluence
12 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.28%) nginx
Applications
1 53 (14.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.55%) 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
1 176 (48.62%) Office 365
2 88 (24.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (12.98%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (8.84%) Google Cloud Platform
5 25 (6.91%) IaaS
6 19 (5.25%) Mimecast
7 6 (1.66%) G Suite
8 4 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.10%) OneDrive
8 4 (1.10%) PaaS
9 1 (0.28%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 111 (30.66%) WAN
2 109 (30.11%) Firewall
2 109 (30.11%) LAN
3 103 (28.45%) SAN
4 94 (25.97%) DNS
5 89 (24.59%) TCP/IP
6 66 (18.23%) DHCP
7 28 (7.73%) VPN
8 22 (6.08%) VLAN
9 14 (3.87%) VoIP
10 13 (3.59%) Wi-Fi
11 12 (3.31%) MPLS
11 12 (3.31%) Remote Desktop
12 10 (2.76%) Skype
13 9 (2.49%) WLAN
14 4 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (1.10%) Internet
15 3 (0.83%) PBX
16 2 (0.55%) LDAP
16 2 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.87%) MySQL
3 9 (2.49%) Apache Hive
3 9 (2.49%) Big Data
3 9 (2.49%) Hadoop
3 9 (2.49%) MongoDB
3 9 (2.49%) RDBMS
3 9 (2.49%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.55%) 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 (2.21%) Cucumber
1 8 (2.21%) Selenium
2 6 (1.66%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.10%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.10%) NuGet
4 3 (0.83%) JIRA
5 2 (0.55%) 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 (8.56%) Finance
2 16 (4.42%) Manufacturing
3 13 (3.59%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.76%) Military
5 6 (1.66%) Retail
6 4 (1.10%) Billing
6 4 (1.10%) Marketing
7 3 (0.83%) Back Office
7 3 (0.83%) Banking
7 3 (0.83%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.83%) Publishing
8 2 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 116 (32.04%) Support Engineer
2 60 (16.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 54 (14.92%) 3rd Line Support
3 54 (14.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 49 (13.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 48 (13.26%) IT Support
6 42 (11.60%) IT Engineer
7 31 (8.56%) Windows Engineer
8 28 (7.73%) IT Support Engineer
9 27 (7.46%) Hyper-V Engineer
10 25 (6.91%) VMware Engineer
11 24 (6.63%) Architect
12 22 (6.08%) 1st Line Support
12 22 (6.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 21 (5.80%) 1st Line Engineer
13 21 (5.80%) Systems Engineer
13 21 (5.80%) Windows Support Engineer
14 20 (5.52%) 2nd Line Support
15 19 (5.25%) Analyst
16 18 (4.97%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (8.01%) Web Services
2 10 (2.76%) CSS
2 10 (2.76%) HTML
2 10 (2.76%) LAMP
3 9 (2.49%) AngularJS
3 9 (2.49%) Apache Camel
3 9 (2.49%) CSS3
3 9 (2.49%) Hibernate
3 9 (2.49%) HTML5
3 9 (2.49%) Java EE
3 9 (2.49%) jQuery
3 9 (2.49%) Middleware
3 9 (2.49%) Node.js
3 9 (2.49%) Spring
4 2 (0.55%) .NET
4 2 (0.55%) FreeSWITCH
5 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.28%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.94%) Driving Licence
2 30 (8.29%) Data Centre
3 19 (5.25%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.04%) Fat Client
4 11 (3.04%) Thin Client
5 10 (2.76%) iPad
6 9 (2.49%) Life Science
6 9 (2.49%) PKI
7 8 (2.21%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.66%) Clustering
9 4 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.10%) Replication
10 3 (0.83%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.55%) iPhone
11 2 (0.55%) Tandem
11 2 (0.55%) Wiki
12 1 (0.28%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 265 (73.20%) Windows
2 156 (43.09%) Windows Server
3 121 (33.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 65 (17.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (12.98%) Windows 7
6 43 (11.88%) Linux
7 42 (11.60%) Windows 10
8 15 (4.14%) Windows 8
9 9 (2.49%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.38%) Unix
11 4 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.55%) AIX
13 2 (0.55%) Android
13 2 (0.55%) CentOS
13 2 (0.55%) 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
1 128 (35.36%) ITIL
2 43 (11.88%) Time Management
3 41 (11.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 38 (10.50%) Validation
5 35 (9.67%) DevOps
6 30 (8.29%) Product Management
7 29 (8.01%) Problem Management
8 25 (6.91%) Mentoring
9 23 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (5.52%) Enterprise Architecture
11 19 (5.25%) Change Management
12 18 (4.97%) Capacity Management
12 18 (4.97%) Network Design
12 18 (4.97%) Scrum
13 17 (4.70%) SDLC
14 16 (4.42%) Information Security
14 16 (4.42%) Performance Management
15 14 (3.87%) Service Delivery
16 12 (3.31%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (3.31%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 37 (10.22%) PowerShell
2 23 (6.35%) Python
3 22 (6.08%) Perl
4 21 (5.80%) SQL
5 18 (4.97%) Java
6 17 (4.70%) C
7 15 (4.14%) C++
8 10 (2.76%) Ruby
9 9 (2.49%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.55%) 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
1 132 (36.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 110 (30.39%) MCSE
3 65 (17.96%) MCP
4 61 (16.85%) Degree
5 55 (15.19%) MCSA
6 36 (9.94%) CCNA
6 36 (9.94%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (5.52%) CCNP
7 20 (5.52%) Master's Degree
8 18 (4.97%) Security Cleared
9 17 (4.70%) DV Cleared
9 17 (4.70%) Numerate Degree
10 16 (4.42%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (4.14%) A+ Certification
12 6 (1.66%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (1.66%) DBS Check
12 6 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (1.38%) CCA
14 3 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
15 2 (0.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.22%) SLA
2 34 (9.39%) QA
3 8 (2.21%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.10%) GDPR
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 242 (66.85%) Active Directory
2 163 (45.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (9.94%) Terminal Services
4 31 (8.56%) Virtual Machines
5 27 (7.46%) XenApp
6 23 (6.35%) vSphere
7 14 (3.87%) XenDesktop
8 8 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.38%) Xen
10 4 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (1.10%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.55%) 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 39 (10.77%) SCCM
2 16 (4.42%) SCOM
2 16 (4.42%) WSUS
3 13 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (3.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 10 (2.76%) Puppet
6 7 (1.93%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (1.10%) Ansible
7 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.83%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.83%) EdgeSight
8 3 (0.83%) Nagios
9 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.55%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.55%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.28%) cPanel
10 1 (0.28%) HockeyApp
10 1 (0.28%) Plesk
10 1 (0.28%) SCSM
Vendors
1 293 (80.94%) VMware
2 166 (45.86%) Microsoft
3 148 (40.88%) Cisco
4 102 (28.18%) Citrix
5 42 (11.60%) Dell
6 41 (11.33%) Google
7 40 (11.05%) EqualLogic
8 34 (9.39%) Veeam
9 21 (5.80%) Symantec
10 19 (5.25%) NetApp
11 16 (4.42%) CommVault
12 15 (4.14%) HP
13 9 (2.49%) Oracle
14 7 (1.93%) Wyse
15 6 (1.66%) CheckPoint
16 5 (1.38%) Capita
16 5 (1.38%) Dell Compellent
16 5 (1.38%) Zerto
17 4 (1.10%) IBM
17 4 (1.10%) Red Hat