Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 129 161
Rank change year-on-year +47 +32 -47
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 273 226 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.20% 2.21% 1.89%
As % of the System Software category 22.25% 19.37% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 185 200 188
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.68% +9.23% -13.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,475 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £58,775
England median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 West Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,227 1,167 1,304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.40% 11.44% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 890 929 1,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £55,050
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 West Midlands

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in the West Midlands

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hyper-V in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Hyper-V in the West Midlands

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Hyper-V in the West Midlands

Hyper-V
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Birmingham +39 160 £45,000 +20.00% 16
Coventry +29 32 £36,500 -27.00% 3
Shropshire +24 29 £40,000 +6.67%
Staffordshire +29 15 £37,000 +34.55% 2
Solihull -16 15 £37,500 +27.12% 2
Worcestershire -3 14 £46,000 +76.92% 3
Warwickshire +29 3 £43,750 +28.68% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £47,500 - 1
Wolverhampton +4 2 £29,250 -
Herefordshire -2 1 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Walsall -7 1 - -
Kingswinford - 1 £32,500 -
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 209 (76.56%) VMware
2 196 (71.79%) Windows
3 174 (63.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 167 (61.17%) Active Directory
5 165 (60.44%) Microsoft
6 116 (42.49%) Windows Server
7 106 (38.83%) ITIL
8 105 (38.46%) Data Centre
9 99 (36.26%) Cisco
10 98 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
11 95 (34.80%) Citrix
11 95 (34.80%) Firewall
12 90 (32.97%) HP
13 77 (28.21%) Office 365
14 75 (27.47%) DNS
15 70 (25.64%) SCCM
16 69 (25.27%) MS Exchange
16 69 (25.27%) SQL
16 69 (25.27%) NetApp
17 65 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
18 64 (23.44%) Dell
19 61 (22.34%) DHCP
20 60 (21.98%) SQL Server
20 60 (21.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 59 (21.61%) Amazon AWS
22 57 (20.88%) Self-Motivation
23 53 (19.41%) Presales
24 51 (18.68%) Windows Server 2003
25 50 (18.32%) SharePoint
26 46 (16.85%) Service Delivery

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 69 (25.27%) MS Exchange
2 50 (18.32%) SharePoint
3 25 (9.16%) Exchange Server 2003
4 23 (8.42%) SharePoint Server
5 20 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (6.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (5.49%) IIS
8 13 (4.76%) Skype for Business
9 7 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.10%) Apache
11 3 (1.10%) Confluence
11 3 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.37%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.37%) nginx
Applications
1 24 (8.79%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) assyst
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.37%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.37%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 98 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 77 (28.21%) Office 365
3 59 (21.61%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (6.59%) AWS CloudFormation
4 18 (6.59%) Azure Active Directory
5 17 (6.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 17 (6.23%) Amazon S3
6 16 (5.86%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (5.86%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (5.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.73%) IaaS
7 2 (0.73%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.73%) PaaS
8 1 (0.37%) Datadog
8 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.37%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (34.80%) Firewall
2 75 (27.47%) DNS
3 61 (22.34%) DHCP
4 42 (15.38%) SAN
5 39 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 37 (13.55%) WAN
7 32 (11.72%) VPN
8 30 (10.99%) Remote Desktop
9 29 (10.62%) LAN
9 29 (10.62%) VLAN
10 21 (7.69%) Network Security
11 18 (6.59%) IPsec
12 16 (5.86%) Intrusion Detection
12 16 (5.86%) Wireless
13 13 (4.76%) Skype
14 10 (3.66%) BGP
14 10 (3.66%) FTP
14 10 (3.66%) OSPF
14 10 (3.66%) SSH
14 10 (3.66%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (21.98%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.23%) Azure SQL Database
3 16 (5.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 16 (5.86%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (2.20%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.47%) MySQL
5 4 (1.47%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.10%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.37%) Power BI
8 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.10%) JIRA
2 2 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.73%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.73%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.73%) Travis CI
2 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.37%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (7.33%) Finance
2 6 (2.20%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.83%) Legal
4 3 (1.10%) Advertising
4 3 (1.10%) Marketing
4 3 (1.10%) Retail
5 1 (0.37%) Automotive
5 1 (0.37%) Games
5 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (17.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 43 (15.75%) Architect
3 29 (10.62%) Analyst
4 27 (9.89%) Technical Architect
5 23 (8.42%) Technical Support
6 22 (8.06%) Technical Engineer
7 19 (6.96%) Support Analyst
8 18 (6.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (6.59%) Technical Leader
9 16 (5.86%) Cloud Architect
10 15 (5.49%) Consultant
11 14 (5.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 14 (5.13%) Cloud Solutions Architect
11 14 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
11 14 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
11 14 (5.13%) Technical Support Analyst
12 13 (4.76%) Support Engineer
12 13 (4.76%) Team Leader
12 13 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
13 12 (4.40%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.59%) Web Services
2 7 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (2.20%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (2.20%) JSON
3 6 (2.20%) Kafka
3 6 (2.20%) Middleware
3 6 (2.20%) REST
3 6 (2.20%) SOAP
3 6 (2.20%) XML
4 5 (1.83%) .NET
5 3 (1.10%) WSH
6 1 (0.37%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.37%) COM
6 1 (0.37%) EDI
6 1 (0.37%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.37%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 105 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 57 (20.88%) Self-Motivation
3 22 (8.06%) Hybrid Cloud
4 21 (7.69%) Clustering
4 21 (7.69%) Public Cloud
5 17 (6.23%) HP StoreVirtual
6 16 (5.86%) Enterprise Storage
6 16 (5.86%) Private Cloud
7 13 (4.76%) Computer Science
8 11 (4.03%) Driving Licence
9 10 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (3.30%) Fat Client
10 9 (3.30%) Thin Client
10 9 (3.30%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.37%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.37%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.37%) PKI
12 1 (0.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 196 (71.79%) Windows
2 116 (42.49%) Windows Server
3 65 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (18.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (12.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (11.36%) Linux
7 29 (10.62%) Windows 8
8 27 (9.89%) Windows 10
9 22 (8.06%) Windows 7
10 6 (2.20%) CentOS
11 4 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.10%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.10%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.73%) DC/OS
14 1 (0.37%) Android
14 1 (0.37%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (38.83%) ITIL
2 60 (21.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 53 (19.41%) Presales
4 46 (16.85%) Service Delivery
5 41 (15.02%) Project Management
6 34 (12.45%) ITIL V3
6 34 (12.45%) Line Management
6 34 (12.45%) Patch Management
6 34 (12.45%) Service Management
7 32 (11.72%) Kalman Filter
8 31 (11.36%) Web Filtering
9 30 (10.99%) Root Cause Analysis
10 29 (10.62%) Migration
11 28 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
12 25 (9.16%) Data Protection
12 25 (9.16%) PRINCE2
13 24 (8.79%) DevOps
13 24 (8.79%) Load Balancing
14 22 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
14 22 (8.06%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 69 (25.27%) SQL
2 28 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.40%) Bash Shell
4 5 (1.83%) C#
5 4 (1.47%) VBScript
6 3 (1.10%) Python
7 2 (0.73%) VB
8 1 (0.37%) Ruby
8 1 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 31 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (10.26%) Degree
4 22 (8.06%) MCSE
5 13 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 11 (4.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (4.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (3.30%) CCNP
9 7 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (2.20%) MCSA
11 4 (1.47%) MCITP
11 4 (1.47%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.73%) HNC
12 2 (0.73%) HND
12 2 (0.73%) Master's Degree
13 1 (0.37%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.37%) JNCIS
13 1 (0.37%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.52%) GDPR
2 21 (7.69%) SLA
3 3 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 174 (63.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 167 (61.17%) Active Directory
3 34 (12.45%) XenDesktop
4 31 (11.36%) XenApp
5 22 (8.06%) Virtual Machines
5 22 (8.06%) vSphere
6 17 (6.23%) Forefront TMG
7 16 (5.86%) Terminal Services
8 15 (5.49%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (5.13%) XenServer
10 13 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (2.93%) VMware NSX
12 7 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
13 6 (2.20%) Docker
13 6 (2.20%) Virtual Servers
14 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.73%) VirtualBox
16 1 (0.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 70 (25.64%) SCCM
2 31 (11.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 19 (6.96%) SCOM
4 14 (5.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 13 (4.76%) SCVMM
6 10 (3.66%) Backup Exec
7 9 (3.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 8 (2.93%) SCOrch
9 7 (2.56%) Microsoft Intune
10 6 (2.20%) WSUS
11 5 (1.83%) vCenter Server
11 5 (1.83%) vMotion
12 4 (1.47%) Ansible
12 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
12 4 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (1.47%) Puppet
13 2 (0.73%) Docker Swarm
13 2 (0.73%) Kubernetes
13 2 (0.73%) NetBackup
13 2 (0.73%) vRealize
Vendors
1 209 (76.56%) VMware
2 165 (60.44%) Microsoft
3 99 (36.26%) Cisco
4 95 (34.80%) Citrix
5 90 (32.97%) HP
6 69 (25.27%) NetApp
7 64 (23.44%) Dell
8 38 (13.92%) McAfee
9 35 (12.82%) Symantec
10 32 (11.72%) IBM
11 31 (11.36%) Forcepoint
12 26 (9.52%) CheckPoint
13 20 (7.33%) SonicWALL
14 19 (6.96%) EqualLogic
15 13 (4.76%) Ivanti
15 13 (4.76%) Oracle
16 12 (4.40%) 3PAR
17 11 (4.03%) Fortinet
18 10 (3.66%) Dell Compellent
18 10 (3.66%) Juniper