Period
to 14 November 2019

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

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > West Midlands
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 99 141
Rank change year-on-year +23 +42 +6
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 257 266 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.49% 3.12% 2.17%
As % of the System Software category 21.61% 21.79% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 225 183 197
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £20,750 £26,250 £23,400
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £53,000
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 West Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,189 1,221 1,155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.16% 14.30% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,006 890 922
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,725 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £56,375
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 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 14 November 2019.

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 14 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
Birmingham +8 103 £35,000 -19.08% 14
Staffordshire +19 29 £21,000 -43.24% 5
Worcestershire 0 25 £35,000 -23.91% 6
Solihull -1 24 £42,500 +30.77% 8
Dudley - 15 £32,500 - 3
Herefordshire +7 14 £47,500 +5.56% 6
Warwickshire -9 13 £55,000 +25.71% 1
Coventry -12 11 £29,750 -18.49% 2
Shropshire -7 7 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Stourbridge - 2 £21,500 -
Wolverhampton +14 1 £28,500 +9.62% 4
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 14 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 212 (82.49%) VMware
2 198 (77.04%) Windows
3 158 (61.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 156 (60.70%) Microsoft
5 141 (54.86%) Windows Server
6 139 (54.09%) Active Directory
7 134 (52.14%) Azure
8 120 (46.69%) Office 365
9 103 (40.08%) Firewall
10 84 (32.68%) Citrix
11 73 (28.40%) DNS
12 72 (28.02%) Cisco
13 70 (27.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 69 (26.85%) MS Exchange
14 69 (26.85%) SQL
15 64 (24.90%) DHCP
16 63 (24.51%) ITIL
17 54 (21.01%) NetApp
17 54 (21.01%) Data Centre
18 52 (20.23%) XenApp
19 50 (19.46%) VLAN
20 49 (19.07%) Windows Server 2008
21 46 (17.90%) Virtual Machines
22 45 (17.51%) AWS
23 43 (16.73%) Symantec
23 43 (16.73%) SCCM
24 42 (16.34%) SLA
25 41 (15.95%) Project Management
25 41 (15.95%) Dell
26 40 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012

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 (26.85%) MS Exchange
2 33 (12.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (10.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (8.17%) SharePoint
5 18 (7.00%) IIS
6 13 (5.06%) SAS
7 10 (3.89%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (2.33%) Apache
8 6 (2.33%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.78%) Confluence
10 2 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 35 (13.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.95%) Workfront
2 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 134 (52.14%) Azure
2 120 (46.69%) Office 365
3 45 (17.51%) AWS
4 37 (14.40%) Azure Active Directory
5 36 (14.01%) IaaS
6 34 (13.23%) PaaS
7 25 (9.73%) Cloud Computing
8 21 (8.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 21 (8.17%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (8.17%) Amazon S3
8 21 (8.17%) AWS CloudFormation
8 21 (8.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 20 (7.78%) Amazon ECS
10 9 (3.50%) SaaS
11 6 (2.33%) Power Platform
12 5 (1.95%) G Suite
13 4 (1.56%) GCP
14 1 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
14 1 (0.39%) IBM Cloud
14 1 (0.39%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 103 (40.08%) Firewall
2 73 (28.40%) DNS
3 64 (24.90%) DHCP
4 50 (19.46%) VLAN
5 38 (14.79%) SAN
5 38 (14.79%) TCP/IP
6 32 (12.45%) NAS
7 30 (11.67%) LAN
8 28 (10.89%) VPN
9 24 (9.34%) WAN
10 23 (8.95%) Wireless
11 19 (7.39%) iSCSI
12 17 (6.61%) Fibre Channel
13 13 (5.06%) FCoE
13 13 (5.06%) Spanning Tree
14 11 (4.28%) Network Security
15 10 (3.89%) IPsec
16 9 (3.50%) Cisco ASA
16 9 (3.50%) Wi-Fi
17 8 (3.11%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.23%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.56%) Amazon RDS
3 20 (7.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 20 (7.78%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.33%) Power BI
5 3 (1.17%) MySQL
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2017
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.56%) JIRA
3 3 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.78%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.78%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.78%) Ranorex
4 2 (0.78%) Selenium
5 1 (0.39%) CMake
5 1 (0.39%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (9.34%) Finance
2 12 (4.67%) Automotive
3 4 (1.56%) Games
3 4 (1.56%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.78%) Public Sector
4 2 (0.78%) Publishing
5 1 (0.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 55 (21.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 44 (17.12%) Analyst
3 30 (11.67%) Support Engineer
4 29 (11.28%) Support Analyst
5 26 (10.12%) IT Engineer
6 25 (9.73%) Architect
7 23 (8.95%) IT Support
8 22 (8.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 21 (8.17%) Cloud Engineer
9 21 (8.17%) Solutions Architect
10 16 (6.23%) Cloud Architect
10 16 (6.23%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 16 (6.23%) Cloud Solutions Architect
11 15 (5.84%) Network Engineer
12 13 (5.06%) Consultant
12 13 (5.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 13 (5.06%) IT Support Engineer
13 12 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support
13 12 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
14 10 (3.89%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.95%) Web Services
2 3 (1.17%) LDAP
2 3 (1.17%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (0.78%) FreeSWITCH
3 2 (0.78%) XML
4 1 (0.39%) .NET
4 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.39%) HTML
4 1 (0.39%) LAMP
4 1 (0.39%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.39%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 54 (21.01%) Data Centre
2 28 (10.89%) Public Cloud
3 27 (10.51%) Self-Motivation
4 26 (10.12%) Hybrid Cloud
5 24 (9.34%) Private Cloud
6 22 (8.56%) Enterprise Storage
7 21 (8.17%) Clustering
8 12 (4.67%) Client/Server
9 11 (4.28%) User Experience
10 10 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (3.89%) CCTV
11 4 (1.56%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.56%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.56%) Replication
12 3 (1.17%) CMDB
13 2 (0.78%) Blog
13 2 (0.78%) Fibre Optics
13 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Licensing
14 1 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 198 (77.04%) Windows
2 141 (54.86%) Windows Server
3 49 (19.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (14.40%) Linux
6 29 (11.28%) Windows 10
7 18 (7.00%) Windows 7
8 14 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.72%) Data ONTAP
10 6 (2.33%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.95%) Android
11 5 (1.95%) CentOS
11 5 (1.95%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (27.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 63 (24.51%) ITIL
3 41 (15.95%) Project Management
4 38 (14.79%) Migration
5 30 (11.67%) ITIL V3
5 30 (11.67%) Presales
5 30 (11.67%) Problem-Solving
6 29 (11.28%) Load Balancing
7 25 (9.73%) Service Management
8 24 (9.34%) Technical Architecture
9 23 (8.95%) Technology Roadmap
9 23 (8.95%) TOGAF
10 22 (8.56%) Line Management
11 21 (8.17%) PRINCE2
12 20 (7.78%) Project Delivery
12 20 (7.78%) Server Management
13 16 (6.23%) Mentoring
13 16 (6.23%) Process Improvement
14 15 (5.84%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (5.45%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 69 (26.85%) SQL
2 35 (13.62%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.33%) VBScript
4 5 (1.95%) Python
4 5 (1.95%) Shell Script
4 5 (1.95%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.17%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.17%) C++
5 3 (1.17%) Java
6 2 (0.78%) C
7 1 (0.39%) PHP
7 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.39%) VB
7 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (7.39%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (6.61%) CCNA
3 15 (5.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (5.06%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (4.67%) CCNP
6 9 (3.50%) MCSA
6 9 (3.50%) MCSE
7 8 (3.11%) CCDA
7 8 (3.11%) Degree
7 8 (3.11%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.17%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.78%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.78%) ISEB
9 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.78%) MCP
9 2 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.39%) HP ASE
10 1 (0.39%) HP MASE
10 1 (0.39%) MBA
10 1 (0.39%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (16.34%) SLA
2 15 (5.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (5.06%) ISO 9001
4 6 (2.33%) QA
5 2 (0.78%) PMO
6 1 (0.39%) BS25999
System Software
1 158 (61.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 139 (54.09%) Active Directory
3 52 (20.23%) XenApp
4 46 (17.90%) Virtual Machines
5 35 (13.62%) XenDesktop
6 25 (9.73%) vSphere
7 20 (7.78%) Virtual Servers
8 18 (7.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 11 (4.28%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (3.89%) Docker
11 7 (2.72%) DFS Replication
12 4 (1.56%) BitLocker
13 3 (1.17%) Firmware
13 3 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.78%) NFS
15 1 (0.39%) vCloud
15 1 (0.39%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 43 (16.73%) SCCM
2 34 (13.23%) Backup Exec
3 16 (6.23%) WSUS
4 10 (3.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 10 (3.89%) SCOM
5 9 (3.50%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (3.11%) NetBackup
7 7 (2.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 7 (2.72%) SCVMM
8 6 (2.33%) Kubernetes
8 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
8 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (1.56%) Ansible
10 3 (1.17%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.78%) AppDNA
11 2 (0.78%) Puppet
11 2 (0.78%) SCDPM
11 2 (0.78%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.78%) Terraform
11 2 (0.78%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 212 (82.49%) VMware
2 156 (60.70%) Microsoft
3 84 (32.68%) Citrix
4 72 (28.02%) Cisco
5 54 (21.01%) NetApp
6 43 (16.73%) Symantec
7 41 (15.95%) Dell
8 39 (15.18%) Veeam
9 34 (13.23%) HP
10 13 (5.06%) Dell Compellent
10 13 (5.06%) EqualLogic
11 12 (4.67%) CheckPoint
11 12 (4.67%) Forcepoint
12 11 (4.28%) WatchGuard
13 10 (3.89%) Barracuda Networks
13 10 (3.89%) Palo Alto
14 8 (3.11%) Acronis
14 8 (3.11%) Huawei
15 7 (2.72%) Oracle
15 7 (2.72%) SonicWALL