Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 142 145
Rank change year-on-year +49 +3 -45
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 310 200 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.13% 1.95% 1.82%
As % of the System Software category 23.57% 17.33% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 247 159 223
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.46% -10.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,300 £23,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,375 £57,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% - -2.50%

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 1,315 1,154 1,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 13.29% 11.26% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 966 891 886
West Midlands median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -5.41% +5.71%
10th Percentile £22,875 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,879 £58,750
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 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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +35 135 £40,000 +6.67% 9
Solihull +14 41 £29,750 +16.67% 2
Staffordshire +20 29 £27,500 -26.67% 5
Warwickshire +24 27 £32,500 +6.56% 1
Shropshire +12 20 £33,750 -3.57%
Worcestershire +19 17 £36,250 +15.08% 2
Sutton Coldfield +11 12 £42,000 +48.67% 2
Coventry -16 9 £60,000 +118.18%
Wolverhampton -13 8 £30,500 -7.58% 2
Walsall 0 7 £30,000 +33.33%
Herefordshire +11 3 £40,000 +23.08%
Dudley +9 2 £36,250 +11.54%
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 284 (91.61%) VMware
2 242 (78.06%) Windows
2 242 (78.06%) Microsoft
3 234 (75.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 168 (54.19%) Windows Server
5 166 (53.55%) Citrix
6 161 (51.94%) Active Directory
7 120 (38.71%) Office 365
8 110 (35.48%) Firewall
9 91 (29.35%) Microsoft Azure
10 89 (28.71%) MS Exchange
11 85 (27.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 77 (24.84%) SAN
13 74 (23.87%) Windows Server 2008
14 70 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
14 70 (22.58%) Data Centre
15 62 (20.00%) ITIL
16 61 (19.68%) XenApp
17 53 (17.10%) MCSE
18 50 (16.13%) VMware ESXi
19 47 (15.16%) Cisco
19 47 (15.16%) NetApp
20 43 (13.87%) vSphere
21 42 (13.55%) Service Delivery
22 41 (13.23%) SLA
22 41 (13.23%) XenDesktop
23 40 (12.90%) Project Management
24 39 (12.58%) DNS
25 38 (12.26%) WAN
25 38 (12.26%) Microsoft App-V

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 89 (28.71%) MS Exchange
2 38 (12.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (8.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (8.39%) IIS
5 23 (7.42%) SharePoint
6 21 (6.77%) Skype for Business
7 6 (1.94%) Apache
8 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (11.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 120 (38.71%) Office 365
2 91 (29.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (4.84%) IaaS
5 14 (4.52%) PaaS
6 10 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (1.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.65%) Datadog
10 2 (0.65%) Yammer
11 1 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 110 (35.48%) Firewall
2 77 (24.84%) SAN
3 39 (12.58%) DNS
4 38 (12.26%) WAN
5 34 (10.97%) LAN
5 34 (10.97%) VPN
6 32 (10.32%) TCP/IP
7 29 (9.35%) NetScaler
7 29 (9.35%) VLAN
8 23 (7.42%) DHCP
9 15 (4.84%) iSCSI
10 13 (4.19%) NAS
11 12 (3.87%) Skype
11 12 (3.87%) VoIP
12 8 (2.58%) Internet
12 8 (2.58%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (1.94%) Fibre Channel
14 5 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (1.61%) MPLS
14 5 (1.61%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (8.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.94%) MySQL
3 5 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.32%) OLAP
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.58%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.94%) MSI
2 6 (1.94%) WiX
3 2 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.65%) Travis CI
3 2 (0.65%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.32%) Chocolatey
General
1 9 (2.90%) Finance
1 9 (2.90%) Telecoms
2 7 (2.26%) Retail
3 4 (1.29%) Law
3 4 (1.29%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.29%) Multimedia
4 3 (0.97%) Advertising
4 3 (0.97%) Legal
5 2 (0.65%) Back Office
5 2 (0.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 72 (23.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 43 (13.87%) Consultant
3 31 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 29 (9.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 28 (9.03%) IT Engineer
6 27 (8.71%) Analyst
7 25 (8.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 23 (7.42%) Architect
9 21 (6.77%) Administrator
9 21 (6.77%) Server Support
9 21 (6.77%) Technical Support
10 20 (6.45%) IT Support
11 19 (6.13%) Technical Engineer
12 18 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support
12 18 (5.81%) Support Analyst
13 17 (5.48%) Active Directory Support
13 17 (5.48%) Exchange Support
13 17 (5.48%) IT Manager
14 15 (4.84%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 15 (4.84%) Active Directory Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.23%) .NET
2 7 (2.26%) CSS
2 7 (2.26%) HTML
3 6 (1.94%) .NET Framework
3 6 (1.94%) AngularJS
3 6 (1.94%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (1.94%) Dapper ORM
3 6 (1.94%) Entity Framework
3 6 (1.94%) MFC
3 6 (1.94%) NHibernate
3 6 (1.94%) WCF
3 6 (1.94%) Web Services
3 6 (1.94%) WPF
4 5 (1.61%) LAMP
5 3 (0.97%) Angular 2
5 3 (0.97%) jQuery
5 3 (0.97%) WSH
6 2 (0.65%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (0.65%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (0.65%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 70 (22.58%) Data Centre
2 34 (10.97%) Enterprise Storage
3 24 (7.74%) Driving Licence
3 24 (7.74%) Management Information System
4 20 (6.45%) Public Cloud
5 19 (6.13%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.55%) Clustering
7 7 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.94%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.61%) Fintech
9 5 (1.61%) Replication
9 5 (1.61%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.65%) Tandem
12 1 (0.32%) AS400
12 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.32%) PKI
12 1 (0.32%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 242 (78.06%) Windows
2 168 (54.19%) Windows Server
3 85 (27.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 74 (23.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (10.65%) Windows 10
6 28 (9.03%) Linux
7 12 (3.87%) CentOS
8 8 (2.58%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.94%) Unix
9 6 (1.94%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.61%) Debian
10 5 (1.61%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.61%) Windows Vista
10 5 (1.61%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.65%) DC/OS
12 2 (0.65%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.32%) Android
13 1 (0.32%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (20.00%) ITIL
2 42 (13.55%) Service Delivery
3 40 (12.90%) Project Management
4 38 (12.26%) Presales
5 36 (11.61%) Line Management
6 26 (8.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 23 (7.42%) Problem Management
8 20 (6.45%) Process Improvement
9 19 (6.13%) Change Management
9 19 (6.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (6.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (5.81%) Time Management
11 16 (5.16%) Customer Requirements
11 16 (5.16%) Migration
11 16 (5.16%) Service Management
11 16 (5.16%) Software Engineering
12 12 (3.87%) Server Virtualisation
13 11 (3.55%) Application Packaging
13 11 (3.55%) Business Development
14 10 (3.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 34 (10.97%) SQL
2 22 (7.10%) PowerShell
3 10 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 10 (3.23%) Python
4 8 (2.58%) Perl
5 6 (1.94%) C#
5 6 (1.94%) VBScript
6 5 (1.61%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.97%) Java
7 3 (0.97%) Ruby
8 1 (0.32%) PHP
8 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 70 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (17.10%) MCSE
3 38 (12.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 32 (10.32%) Degree
5 27 (8.71%) Citrix Certification
6 23 (7.42%) CCA
6 23 (7.42%) MCSA
7 22 (7.10%) MCITP
8 20 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (5.48%) Computer Science Degree
10 16 (5.16%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (4.19%) CCNA
11 13 (4.19%) CCNP
12 12 (3.87%) VCP5
13 10 (3.23%) Security Cleared
14 9 (2.90%) MCP
15 7 (2.26%) DBS Check
15 7 (2.26%) SC Cleared
16 6 (1.94%) VCP4
17 5 (1.61%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (13.23%) SLA
2 6 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.65%) GDPR
3 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 234 (75.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 161 (51.94%) Active Directory
3 61 (19.68%) XenApp
4 50 (16.13%) VMware ESXi
5 43 (13.87%) vSphere
6 41 (13.23%) XenDesktop
7 38 (12.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 16 (5.16%) VMware Workstation
9 8 (2.58%) VirtualBox
10 7 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (1.94%) Docker
12 5 (1.61%) iptables
12 5 (1.61%) Squid
12 5 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.65%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.65%) UAG
15 1 (0.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (11.29%) SCVMM
2 30 (9.68%) vCenter Server
3 29 (9.35%) SCCM
4 26 (8.39%) Backup Exec
5 24 (7.74%) vMotion
6 19 (6.13%) SCOM
7 14 (4.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 11 (3.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 11 (3.55%) Microsoft Intune
8 11 (3.55%) SCOrch
9 10 (3.23%) WSUS
10 8 (2.58%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (2.26%) Puppet
12 6 (1.94%) Ansible
13 3 (0.97%) Kubernetes
13 3 (0.97%) NetBackup
13 3 (0.97%) Packer
13 3 (0.97%) Salt
13 3 (0.97%) Terraform
Vendors
1 284 (91.61%) VMware
2 242 (78.06%) Microsoft
3 166 (53.55%) Citrix
4 47 (15.16%) Cisco
4 47 (15.16%) NetApp
5 30 (9.68%) Dell
6 29 (9.35%) EqualLogic
7 26 (8.39%) Veeam
8 23 (7.42%) HP
9 16 (5.16%) Ivanti
10 13 (4.19%) Fortinet
11 12 (3.87%) 3PAR
11 12 (3.87%) EMC
11 12 (3.87%) Juniper
11 12 (3.87%) Sophos
11 12 (3.87%) Symantec
12 11 (3.55%) Apple
12 11 (3.55%) Google
12 11 (3.55%) NVIDIA
13 10 (3.23%) BMC