Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 120 158
Rank change year-on-year +47 +38 +6
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 298 232 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.77% 2.44% 2.02%
As % of the System Software category 22.36% 17.98% 19.56%
Number of salaries quoted 236 165 192
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.89% -4.67%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £24,544
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,900 £53,750
England median annual salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.19% +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 1,333 1,290 1,038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.85% 13.59% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,077 920 874
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% -4.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £22,913
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +3.53%

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 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 17 July 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 +56 162 £42,500 +6.25% 25
Worcestershire +13 44 £49,500 +32.00% 6
Staffordshire +16 27 £32,500 -32.29% 2
Solihull +1 15 £42,500 +14.86% 6
Coventry +25 13 £42,000 +30.23%
Warwickshire -11 10 £35,000 -9.68% 1
Shropshire -30 8 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Sutton Coldfield -4 5 £29,000 -38.95%
Herefordshire -26 3 £22,950 - 1
Stourbridge - 2 £21,500 -
Wolverhampton +26 1 £20,000 -13.04% 2
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 238 (79.87%) VMware
2 228 (76.51%) Windows
3 200 (67.11%) Active Directory
4 185 (62.08%) Microsoft
5 160 (53.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 134 (44.97%) Microsoft Azure
7 133 (44.63%) Windows Server
8 116 (38.93%) Office 365
9 106 (35.57%) Firewall
10 105 (35.23%) ITIL
11 98 (32.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 90 (30.20%) Cisco
12 90 (30.20%) DNS
12 90 (30.20%) Citrix
13 83 (27.85%) Dell
14 78 (26.17%) Problem-Solving
15 76 (25.50%) DHCP
16 74 (24.83%) Data Centre
17 69 (23.15%) NetApp
18 67 (22.48%) SCCM
19 64 (21.48%) MS Exchange
20 62 (20.81%) Amazon AWS
21 58 (19.46%) HP
22 54 (18.12%) Microsoft Office
22 54 (18.12%) PowerShell
23 52 (17.45%) SQL
24 51 (17.11%) SharePoint
25 50 (16.78%) Windows Server 2012
26 45 (15.10%) XenApp
26 45 (15.10%) SQL Server

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 64 (21.48%) MS Exchange
2 51 (17.11%) SharePoint
3 15 (5.03%) SAS
3 15 (5.03%) SharePoint Server
4 14 (4.70%) IIS
5 13 (4.36%) Apache
6 12 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.01%) JBoss
9 3 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.01%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.01%) WildFly
10 2 (0.67%) Confluence
10 2 (0.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 54 (18.12%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.35%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 134 (44.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 116 (38.93%) Office 365
3 62 (20.81%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (12.42%) Azure Active Directory
5 16 (5.37%) IaaS
6 15 (5.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 14 (4.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 14 (4.70%) Azure Stack
8 13 (4.36%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (4.36%) Amazon S3
8 13 (4.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 12 (4.03%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (3.69%) Amazon ECS
10 11 (3.69%) PaaS
11 6 (2.01%) OneDrive
12 5 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (1.68%) Power Platform
13 4 (1.34%) SaaS
14 2 (0.67%) G Suite
14 2 (0.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 106 (35.57%) Firewall
2 90 (30.20%) DNS
3 76 (25.50%) DHCP
4 34 (11.41%) SAN
4 34 (11.41%) TCP/IP
5 30 (10.07%) VLAN
6 27 (9.06%) Wireless
7 26 (8.72%) WAN
8 23 (7.72%) LAN
8 23 (7.72%) NAS
9 22 (7.38%) Network Security
10 16 (5.37%) iSCSI
10 16 (5.37%) VPN
11 15 (5.03%) VoIP
12 13 (4.36%) Intrusion Detection
12 13 (4.36%) Spanning Tree
13 12 (4.03%) FCoE
13 12 (4.03%) Fibre Channel
14 10 (3.36%) MPLS
15 8 (2.68%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (15.10%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.03%) Amazon RDS
3 12 (4.03%) Azure SQL Database
4 11 (3.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 10 (3.36%) MySQL
6 6 (2.01%) MS Access
7 5 (1.68%) Power BI
8 3 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.01%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (2.01%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.34%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.34%) Subversion
4 3 (1.01%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.01%) JIRA
5 2 (0.67%) Ranorex
5 2 (0.67%) Selenium
5 2 (0.67%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.67%) Travis CI
5 2 (0.67%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.34%) CMake
General
1 18 (6.04%) Finance
2 9 (3.02%) Aerospace
3 5 (1.68%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.68%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.01%) Retail
5 2 (0.67%) Games
5 2 (0.67%) Legal
5 2 (0.67%) Mandarin Language
5 2 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 92 (30.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 51 (17.11%) Analyst
3 42 (14.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 30 (10.07%) IT Engineer
5 27 (9.06%) Architect
6 26 (8.72%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 22 (7.38%) Support Analyst
8 20 (6.71%) Azure Engineer
9 19 (6.38%) Network Engineer
10 18 (6.04%) Systems Engineer
11 17 (5.70%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
12 16 (5.37%) Technical Architect
13 15 (5.03%) Cloud Engineer
14 14 (4.70%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
15 13 (4.36%) IT Support
16 12 (4.03%) Office 365 Engineer
16 12 (4.03%) Support Engineer
16 12 (4.03%) Wintel Engineer
17 11 (3.69%) 2nd Line Support
17 11 (3.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.39%) Web Services
2 9 (3.02%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (2.68%) FreeSWITCH
4 5 (1.68%) .NET
5 3 (1.01%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (1.01%) LDAP
6 2 (0.67%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (0.67%) LAMP
6 2 (0.67%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.34%) COM
7 1 (0.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 74 (24.83%) Data Centre
2 37 (12.42%) Self-Motivation
3 35 (11.74%) Clustering
4 26 (8.72%) Enterprise Storage
5 24 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (7.38%) Hybrid Cloud
7 15 (5.03%) Public Cloud
8 11 (3.69%) Private Cloud
9 10 (3.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (2.01%) Replication
11 5 (1.68%) Fat Client
11 5 (1.68%) Thin Client
12 4 (1.34%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.67%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (0.67%) Management Information System
14 1 (0.34%) HP StoreVirtual
14 1 (0.34%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 228 (76.51%) Windows
2 133 (44.63%) Windows Server
3 50 (16.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (12.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (10.07%) Windows 10
6 28 (9.40%) Linux
7 24 (8.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (6.04%) Windows 7
9 12 (4.03%) CentOS
9 12 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (4.03%) Ubuntu
10 7 (2.35%) Data ONTAP
11 6 (2.01%) Windows 2000
11 6 (2.01%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.34%) Android
12 4 (1.34%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.34%) Debian
12 4 (1.34%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.67%) DC/OS
14 1 (0.34%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (35.23%) ITIL
2 98 (32.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 78 (26.17%) Problem-Solving
4 43 (14.43%) Service Management
5 36 (12.08%) Project Management
6 35 (11.74%) ITIL V3
7 25 (8.39%) Presales
7 25 (8.39%) Process Improvement
8 24 (8.05%) Configuration Management
9 23 (7.72%) Kalman Filter
9 23 (7.72%) Migration
10 22 (7.38%) Line Management
10 22 (7.38%) Patch Management
10 22 (7.38%) Web Filtering
11 21 (7.05%) Load Balancing
11 21 (7.05%) Service Delivery
12 20 (6.71%) Mathematics
12 20 (6.71%) TOGAF
13 19 (6.38%) PRINCE2
14 18 (6.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (18.12%) PowerShell
2 52 (17.45%) SQL
3 17 (5.70%) Bash Shell
4 8 (2.68%) Python
5 7 (2.35%) VBA
6 6 (2.01%) Java
7 5 (1.68%) C
8 4 (1.34%) Perl
9 3 (1.01%) PHP
9 3 (1.01%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.67%) C#
10 2 (0.67%) C++
11 1 (0.34%) Go
11 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (11.07%) Degree
2 32 (10.74%) ITIL Certification
3 30 (10.07%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (9.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (8.72%) MCSE
6 25 (8.39%) CCNP
7 23 (7.72%) MCSA
8 15 (5.03%) Security Cleared
9 14 (4.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (3.69%) CCNA
11 9 (3.02%) DV Cleared
12 6 (2.01%) MCITP
12 6 (2.01%) SC Cleared
13 4 (1.34%) CCDA
14 3 (1.01%) ISEB
14 3 (1.01%) ISTQB
15 2 (0.67%) CCA
15 2 (0.67%) CCSE
15 2 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
15 2 (0.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (14.09%) SLA
2 11 (3.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (3.36%) GDPR
4 7 (2.35%) QA
5 3 (1.01%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 200 (67.11%) Active Directory
2 160 (53.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (15.10%) XenApp
4 33 (11.07%) vSphere
5 27 (9.06%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (6.04%) XenDesktop
7 16 (5.37%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (3.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 10 (3.36%) Virtual Servers
9 9 (3.02%) BitLocker
9 9 (3.02%) Virtual Desktop
10 7 (2.35%) Docker
11 5 (1.68%) KVM
11 5 (1.68%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.01%) DFS Replication
12 3 (1.01%) NLBS
12 3 (1.01%) Xen
13 2 (0.67%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.34%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 67 (22.48%) SCCM
2 40 (13.42%) SCOM
3 30 (10.07%) SCVMM
4 22 (7.38%) Norton AntiVirus
5 21 (7.05%) Backup Exec
6 16 (5.37%) Ansible
7 15 (5.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 15 (5.03%) WSUS
8 13 (4.36%) Microsoft Intune
9 11 (3.69%) AirWatch
10 10 (3.36%) SCOrch
11 9 (3.02%) HAProxy
11 9 (3.02%) NetBackup
11 9 (3.02%) Puppet
12 8 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (1.68%) Microsoft Clustering
13 5 (1.68%) Terraform
14 4 (1.34%) Nagios
15 3 (1.01%) Kubernetes
16 2 (0.67%) Packer
Vendors
1 238 (79.87%) VMware
2 185 (62.08%) Microsoft
3 90 (30.20%) Cisco
3 90 (30.20%) Citrix
4 83 (27.85%) Dell
5 69 (23.15%) NetApp
6 58 (19.46%) HP
7 41 (13.76%) Veeam
8 35 (11.74%) Symantec
9 34 (11.41%) McAfee
10 26 (8.72%) Forcepoint
11 24 (8.05%) IBM
12 23 (7.72%) EqualLogic
13 14 (4.70%) Nimble Storage
14 13 (4.36%) CheckPoint
14 13 (4.36%) Dell Compellent
15 9 (3.02%) Remedy
16 8 (2.68%) BMC
16 8 (2.68%) Imperva
16 8 (2.68%) Sophos