Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 95 140
Rank change year-on-year +24 +45 -7
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 283 298 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.63% 3.03% 2.07%
As % of the System Software category 23.41% 24.05% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 186 242 175
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £36,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +9.09% -12.00%
10th Percentile £26,125 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £59,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,980
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.62% -0.05%

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 1,209 1,239 1,232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.53% 12.61% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 875 930 930
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -4.11%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £56,600
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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +39 187 £50,000 +25.00% 11
Coventry +39 33 £36,500 -39.17% 6
Shropshire -6 17 £40,000 +14.29%
Solihull -10 17 £45,000 +52.54% 3
Staffordshire +9 12 £34,750 +26.36% 1
Worcestershire -12 12 £46,000 +53.33% 4
Wolverhampton +13 2 £29,250 -4.10% 2
Warwickshire +8 2 £50,000 +51.52% 2
Herefordshire -10 2 £32,250 -19.38% 1
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 226 (79.86%) VMware
2 200 (70.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 196 (69.26%) Windows
4 173 (61.13%) Active Directory
5 169 (59.72%) Microsoft
6 123 (43.46%) Data Centre
7 121 (42.76%) ITIL
8 119 (42.05%) Cisco
9 108 (38.16%) Windows Server
10 104 (36.75%) Microsoft Azure
11 103 (36.40%) HP
12 102 (36.04%) Firewall
13 90 (31.80%) Citrix
14 87 (30.74%) SCCM
15 79 (27.92%) DNS
16 74 (26.15%) Dell
17 72 (25.44%) NetApp
17 72 (25.44%) SQL
17 72 (25.44%) Amazon AWS
18 71 (25.09%) DHCP
18 71 (25.09%) Office 365
18 71 (25.09%) Self-Motivation
19 68 (24.03%) Presales
20 65 (22.97%) SQL Server
21 63 (22.26%) MS Exchange
22 59 (20.85%) Windows Server 2012
23 57 (20.14%) Windows Server 2003
24 56 (19.79%) SharePoint
25 53 (18.73%) Project Management
26 52 (18.37%) 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 63 (22.26%) MS Exchange
2 56 (19.79%) SharePoint
3 32 (11.31%) SharePoint Server
4 22 (7.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (4.95%) Skype for Business
6 11 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (3.89%) IIS
7 10 (3.53%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.06%) Confluence
9 3 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 26 (9.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.35%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 104 (36.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 72 (25.44%) Amazon AWS
3 71 (25.09%) Office 365
4 26 (9.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 26 (9.19%) AWS CloudFormation
4 26 (9.19%) Azure Active Directory
5 23 (8.13%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (8.13%) Amazon S3
5 23 (8.13%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (8.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (1.41%) Mimecast
7 3 (1.06%) Datadog
7 3 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.71%) IaaS
8 2 (0.71%) PaaS
8 2 (0.71%) SaaS
9 1 (0.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 102 (36.04%) Firewall
2 79 (27.92%) DNS
3 71 (25.09%) DHCP
4 46 (16.25%) WAN
5 35 (12.37%) SAN
6 34 (12.01%) LAN
6 34 (12.01%) TCP/IP
7 32 (11.31%) VLAN
8 27 (9.54%) VPN
8 27 (9.54%) Wireless
9 24 (8.48%) Remote Desktop
10 21 (7.42%) Network Security
11 17 (6.01%) Intrusion Detection
12 16 (5.65%) IPsec
13 14 (4.95%) Skype
14 12 (4.24%) BGP
14 12 (4.24%) OSPF
15 11 (3.89%) SSH
16 10 (3.53%) FTP
16 10 (3.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (22.97%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.48%) Azure SQL Database
3 23 (8.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 23 (8.13%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (2.12%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.06%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.06%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.35%) Power BI
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (1.06%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.06%) JIRA
1 3 (1.06%) Travis CI
1 3 (1.06%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (6.01%) Finance
2 6 (2.12%) Legal
3 5 (1.77%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.77%) Retail
4 3 (1.06%) Advertising
5 2 (0.71%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 59 (20.85%) Architect
2 43 (15.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 33 (11.66%) Technical Architect
4 30 (10.60%) Analyst
5 24 (8.48%) Technical Leader
6 23 (8.13%) Cloud Architect
6 23 (8.13%) Technical Support
7 21 (7.42%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 21 (7.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 21 (7.42%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (6.36%) Team Leader
9 17 (6.01%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 17 (6.01%) Support Analyst
9 17 (6.01%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
10 16 (5.65%) Technical Analyst
10 16 (5.65%) Technical Support Analyst
11 14 (4.95%) Consultant
12 13 (4.59%) Systems Engineer
12 13 (4.59%) Technical Engineer
13 12 (4.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.83%) Web Services
2 10 (3.53%) .NET
3 6 (2.12%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (2.12%) JSON
3 6 (2.12%) Kafka
3 6 (2.12%) Middleware
3 6 (2.12%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (2.12%) REST
3 6 (2.12%) SOAP
3 6 (2.12%) WSH
3 6 (2.12%) XML
4 3 (1.06%) 802.1X
4 3 (1.06%) Apache NiFi
4 3 (1.06%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.35%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 123 (43.46%) Data Centre
2 71 (25.09%) Self-Motivation
3 28 (9.89%) Hybrid Cloud
4 23 (8.13%) Private Cloud
4 23 (8.13%) Public Cloud
5 19 (6.71%) Clustering
6 17 (6.01%) Enterprise Storage
7 15 (5.30%) Driving Licence
8 13 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (4.59%) HP StoreVirtual
9 9 (3.18%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (2.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 7 (2.47%) Fat Client
11 7 (2.47%) Thin Client
12 3 (1.06%) CMDB
13 2 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
14 1 (0.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 196 (69.26%) Windows
2 108 (38.16%) Windows Server
3 59 (20.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (20.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 38 (13.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (11.66%) Linux
7 31 (10.95%) Windows 8
8 27 (9.54%) Windows 10
9 24 (8.48%) Windows 7
10 7 (2.47%) CentOS
11 6 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.77%) Unix
13 3 (1.06%) DC/OS
13 3 (1.06%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.06%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (42.76%) ITIL
2 68 (24.03%) Presales
3 53 (18.73%) Project Management
4 52 (18.37%) Service Delivery
5 50 (17.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 44 (15.55%) Data Protection
6 44 (15.55%) Service Management
7 43 (15.19%) ITIL V3
7 43 (15.19%) Kalman Filter
8 42 (14.84%) Line Management
8 42 (14.84%) Patch Management
9 40 (14.13%) Technical Architecture
9 40 (14.13%) Web Filtering
10 35 (12.37%) Load Balancing
10 35 (12.37%) PRINCE2
11 27 (9.54%) DevOps
11 27 (9.54%) Root Cause Analysis
12 26 (9.19%) Migration
13 24 (8.48%) Technical Leadership
14 23 (8.13%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 72 (25.44%) SQL
2 27 (9.54%) PowerShell
3 11 (3.89%) Bash Shell
4 10 (3.53%) C#
5 6 (2.12%) VBScript
6 5 (1.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (15.19%) ITIL Certification
2 30 (10.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (8.48%) Degree
4 23 (8.13%) MCSE
5 17 (6.01%) Security Cleared
6 15 (5.30%) CCNP
6 15 (5.30%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (2.47%) MCSA
8 7 (2.47%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.12%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (1.06%) JNCIS
11 3 (1.06%) MCITP
12 2 (0.71%) HNC
12 2 (0.71%) HND
12 2 (0.71%) Master's Degree
13 1 (0.35%) CISSP
13 1 (0.35%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.35%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (15.90%) GDPR
2 18 (6.36%) SLA
3 4 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.06%) QA
5 2 (0.71%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 200 (70.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 173 (61.13%) Active Directory
3 31 (10.95%) XenDesktop
4 30 (10.60%) Virtual Machines
5 26 (9.19%) XenApp
6 15 (5.30%) vSphere
7 13 (4.59%) Forefront TMG
7 13 (4.59%) XenServer
8 12 (4.24%) Terminal Services
9 10 (3.53%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (2.83%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (2.83%) Virtual Desktop
11 7 (2.47%) Docker
12 6 (2.12%) VMware NSX
13 5 (1.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (1.77%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (1.06%) VirtualBox
15 2 (0.71%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.35%) BitLocker
16 1 (0.35%) Squid
Systems Management
1 87 (30.74%) SCCM
2 40 (14.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 24 (8.48%) SCOM
4 14 (4.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 13 (4.59%) SCVMM
6 10 (3.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 7 (2.47%) Backup Exec
7 7 (2.47%) Microsoft Intune
7 7 (2.47%) SCOrch
7 7 (2.47%) WSUS
8 6 (2.12%) Microsoft Clustering
8 6 (2.12%) Puppet
9 5 (1.77%) Ansible
9 5 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (1.41%) Terraform
11 3 (1.06%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (1.06%) Kubernetes
11 3 (1.06%) NetBackup
11 3 (1.06%) Packer
12 1 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 226 (79.86%) VMware
2 169 (59.72%) Microsoft
3 119 (42.05%) Cisco
4 103 (36.40%) HP
5 90 (31.80%) Citrix
6 74 (26.15%) Dell
7 72 (25.44%) NetApp
8 48 (16.96%) McAfee
9 44 (15.55%) Symantec
10 40 (14.13%) Forcepoint
10 40 (14.13%) IBM
11 25 (8.83%) CheckPoint
12 21 (7.42%) EqualLogic
13 17 (6.01%) 3PAR
14 16 (5.65%) Juniper
14 16 (5.65%) Oracle
15 15 (5.30%) SonicWALL
16 14 (4.95%) Fortinet
17 13 (4.59%) Remedy
18 12 (4.24%) BMC