Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 156 163
Rank change year-on-year +36 +7 -40
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 232 203 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.44% 2.02% 1.76%
As % of the System Software category 17.98% 19.56% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 165 192 202
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.89% -4.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,544 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,900 £53,750 £62,450
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 West Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,290 1,038 1,341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 13.59% 10.31% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 920 874 1,084
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +7.91%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,913 £21,575
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +4 115 £40,000 - 6
Shropshire +42 31 £40,000 +14.29% 4
Staffordshire +14 19 £48,000 +51.18% 7
Worcestershire +13 15 £37,500 +13.64%
Warwickshire +11 13 £38,750 +29.17% 2
Sutton Coldfield - 9 £47,500 - 2
Solihull +4 7 £37,000 +45.10% 1
Coventry +1 6 £32,250 -11.64% 6
Wolverhampton -12 5 £23,000 -36.99%
Walsall +1 2 £30,000 -17.81%
Herefordshire - 2 - -
Dudley - 1 £52,500 - 1
Kingswinford - 1 £32,500 -
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 174 (75.00%) Windows
2 168 (72.41%) VMware
3 142 (61.21%) Microsoft
4 127 (54.74%) Active Directory
5 123 (53.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 123 (53.02%) Windows Server
6 105 (45.26%) Citrix
7 88 (37.93%) Office 365
8 84 (36.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 70 (30.17%) Microsoft Azure
10 66 (28.45%) Firewall
11 62 (26.72%) MS Exchange
12 59 (25.43%) Data Centre
13 57 (24.57%) Cisco
14 56 (24.14%) DNS
14 56 (24.14%) ITIL
15 53 (22.84%) Self-Motivation
16 48 (20.69%) SQL
16 48 (20.69%) SLA
17 44 (18.97%) vSphere
17 44 (18.97%) VMware ESXi
18 43 (18.53%) Service Delivery
18 43 (18.53%) SAN
19 41 (17.67%) XenApp
19 41 (17.67%) Windows Server 2008
20 39 (16.81%) TCP/IP
20 39 (16.81%) Microsoft App-V
21 37 (15.95%) SCVMM
21 37 (15.95%) XenDesktop
22 36 (15.52%) HP

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 62 (26.72%) MS Exchange
2 35 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (9.48%) IIS
4 17 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (6.90%) SharePoint
6 11 (4.74%) Skype for Business
7 10 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (3.45%) Apache
9 2 (0.86%) JBoss
10 1 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.43%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.43%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (4.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) assyst
2 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 88 (37.93%) Office 365
2 70 (30.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (7.33%) IaaS
5 14 (6.03%) PaaS
6 5 (2.16%) SaaS
7 3 (1.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.86%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 66 (28.45%) Firewall
2 56 (24.14%) DNS
3 43 (18.53%) SAN
4 39 (16.81%) TCP/IP
5 29 (12.50%) NetScaler
6 26 (11.21%) WAN
7 25 (10.78%) DHCP
8 24 (10.34%) VLAN
9 22 (9.48%) VPN
10 21 (9.05%) Remote Desktop
11 19 (8.19%) NAS
12 14 (6.03%) VoIP
13 13 (5.60%) LAN
14 8 (3.45%) DDNS
15 7 (3.02%) iSCSI
16 6 (2.59%) Fibre Channel
16 6 (2.59%) VSAN
17 5 (2.16%) IPsec
18 4 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
18 4 (1.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.88%) MySQL
3 7 (3.02%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.86%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.86%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.31%) MSI
1 10 (4.31%) WiX
2 2 (0.86%) Chocolatey
2 2 (0.86%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.43%) Travis CI
General
1 17 (7.33%) Finance
2 9 (3.88%) Retail
3 6 (2.59%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.16%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.72%) Legal
6 3 (1.29%) Marketing
7 1 (0.43%) Advertising
7 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.43%) Games
7 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 62 (26.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (9.91%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 23 (9.91%) IT Engineer
2 23 (9.91%) IT Support
3 20 (8.62%) Technical Specialist
4 19 (8.19%) Citrix Specialist
4 19 (8.19%) Citrix Technical Specialist
4 19 (8.19%) Virtualisation Specialist
5 18 (7.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (7.76%) Technical Engineer
6 16 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
6 16 (6.90%) Architect
6 16 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 15 (6.47%) Administrator
7 15 (6.47%) Analyst
8 14 (6.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 14 (6.03%) Consultant
9 12 (5.17%) IT Manager
10 10 (4.31%) Developer
10 10 (4.31%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.74%) Web Services
2 10 (4.31%) .NET
2 10 (4.31%) .NET Framework
2 10 (4.31%) Angular 2
2 10 (4.31%) AngularJS
2 10 (4.31%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (4.31%) CSS
2 10 (4.31%) Dapper ORM
2 10 (4.31%) Entity Framework
2 10 (4.31%) HTML
2 10 (4.31%) MFC
2 10 (4.31%) NHibernate
2 10 (4.31%) WCF
2 10 (4.31%) WPF
3 7 (3.02%) WSH
4 3 (1.29%) COM
5 1 (0.43%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.43%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 59 (25.43%) Data Centre
2 53 (22.84%) Self-Motivation
3 28 (12.07%) Clustering
4 26 (11.21%) Computer Science
5 25 (10.78%) Public Cloud
6 11 (4.74%) Driving Licence
7 10 (4.31%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.16%) HP StoreVirtual
8 5 (2.16%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.72%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.72%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.72%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.29%) Fintech
10 3 (1.29%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.43%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.43%) iPad
12 1 (0.43%) PKI
12 1 (0.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 174 (75.00%) Windows
2 123 (53.02%) Windows Server
3 84 (36.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 41 (17.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (12.07%) Windows 10
6 14 (6.03%) Linux
7 13 (5.60%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.59%) Windows 8
8 6 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.16%) CentOS
9 5 (2.16%) Windows Vista
10 4 (1.72%) Unix
11 3 (1.29%) Android
11 3 (1.29%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.86%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.43%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.43%) DC/OS
13 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (24.14%) ITIL
2 43 (18.53%) Service Delivery
3 29 (12.50%) Migration
3 29 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 28 (12.07%) Presales
5 25 (10.78%) Continuous Improvement
6 23 (9.91%) Software Engineering
7 21 (9.05%) Project Management
8 17 (7.33%) Line Management
9 14 (6.03%) Service Management
10 13 (5.60%) ITIL V3
10 13 (5.60%) PRINCE2
11 12 (5.17%) Load Balancing
11 12 (5.17%) Network Virtualisation
12 10 (4.31%) Due Diligence
13 9 (3.88%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (3.45%) Problem-Solving
15 7 (3.02%) Mentoring
16 6 (2.59%) Coaching
16 6 (2.59%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 48 (20.69%) SQL
2 33 (14.22%) PowerShell
3 10 (4.31%) C#
3 10 (4.31%) JavaScript
4 9 (3.88%) VBScript
5 7 (3.02%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.16%) VB
7 1 (0.43%) Ruby
7 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (14.22%) Degree
3 24 (10.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 23 (9.91%) ITIL Certification
4 23 (9.91%) MCSE
5 20 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (8.19%) MCSA
7 10 (4.31%) CCNP
8 9 (3.88%) Security Cleared
9 8 (3.45%) CCNA
9 8 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (2.59%) DV Cleared
10 6 (2.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.72%) CompTIA Security+
11 4 (1.72%) DBS Check
11 4 (1.72%) MCITP
12 3 (1.29%) MCP
12 3 (1.29%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.86%) CCIE
13 2 (0.86%) SCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (20.69%) SLA
2 5 (2.16%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.72%) GDPR
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 127 (54.74%) Active Directory
2 123 (53.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (18.97%) VMware ESXi
3 44 (18.97%) vSphere
4 41 (17.67%) XenApp
5 39 (16.81%) Microsoft App-V
6 37 (15.95%) XenDesktop
7 11 (4.74%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (4.31%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (2.16%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (2.16%) Squid
9 5 (2.16%) VirtualBox
10 4 (1.72%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.29%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.86%) VMware NSX
12 2 (0.86%) XenServer
13 1 (0.43%) Docker
13 1 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 37 (15.95%) SCVMM
2 35 (15.09%) vCenter Server
3 34 (14.66%) SCCM
4 25 (10.78%) vMotion
5 14 (6.03%) Backup Exec
6 10 (4.31%) SCOM
7 9 (3.88%) WSUS
8 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (1.72%) vRealize
9 3 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.29%) Puppet
9 3 (1.29%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.86%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.86%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.86%) Terraform
11 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 168 (72.41%) VMware
2 142 (61.21%) Microsoft
3 105 (45.26%) Citrix
4 57 (24.57%) Cisco
5 36 (15.52%) HP
6 28 (12.07%) NetApp
7 24 (10.34%) Ivanti
8 18 (7.76%) CheckPoint
8 18 (7.76%) Fortinet
9 16 (6.90%) Dell
10 15 (6.47%) Juniper
11 12 (5.17%) 3PAR
11 12 (5.17%) Brocade
11 12 (5.17%) F5
11 12 (5.17%) Veeam
12 11 (4.74%) BMC
13 10 (4.31%) Dell Compellent
13 10 (4.31%) SonicWALL
14 9 (3.88%) EMC
14 9 (3.88%) SolarWinds