Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 146 153
Rank change year-on-year +23 +7 -38
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 213 208 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.44% 2.12% 1.88%
As % of the System Software category 18.46% 19.07% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 151 188 201
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -13.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 1,154 1,091 1,336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 13.24% 11.10% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 840 897 1,059
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,250 £22,650 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £55,450
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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +20 115 £40,000 +6.67% 10
Shropshire +35 30 £40,000 - 2
Coventry +20 18 £35,000 -13.04% 6
Staffordshire +14 12 £37,500 +36.36% 4
Worcestershire -4 9 £27,500 -8.33% 4
Warwickshire +15 7 £40,000 +23.08% 4
Solihull -15 5 £31,250 +22.55% 2
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £47,500 - 2
Herefordshire +14 2 - -
Wolverhampton +3 2 £21,750 -40.41%
Walsall -1 1 - -
Dudley - 1 £52,500 - 1
Kingswinford - 1 £32,500 -
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 160 (75.12%) VMware
2 159 (74.65%) Windows
3 128 (60.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 126 (59.15%) Active Directory
5 117 (54.93%) Microsoft
6 114 (53.52%) Windows Server
7 86 (40.38%) Citrix
8 75 (35.21%) Cisco
9 74 (34.74%) Office 365
10 69 (32.39%) Microsoft Azure
11 67 (31.46%) Firewall
12 66 (30.99%) Windows Server 2012
13 64 (30.05%) ITIL
14 62 (29.11%) Data Centre
15 61 (28.64%) SQL
15 61 (28.64%) HP
16 60 (28.17%) MS Exchange
17 58 (27.23%) DNS
18 54 (25.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 46 (21.60%) Self-Motivation
19 46 (21.60%) NetApp
20 45 (21.13%) SAN
21 40 (18.78%) SQL Server
22 39 (18.31%) SCCM
23 38 (17.84%) Amazon AWS
24 37 (17.37%) DHCP
25 36 (16.90%) TCP/IP
26 34 (15.96%) Windows Server 2008
26 34 (15.96%) XenApp
26 34 (15.96%) Presales

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 60 (28.17%) MS Exchange
2 26 (12.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (10.80%) Exchange Server 2003
4 18 (8.45%) IIS
4 18 (8.45%) SharePoint
5 15 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (3.76%) Apache
7 7 (3.29%) Skype for Business
8 5 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.41%) Confluence
9 3 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.47%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.47%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.47%) JBoss
10 1 (0.47%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (4.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) assyst
2 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 74 (34.74%) Office 365
2 69 (32.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (17.84%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.76%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (3.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (3.29%) Amazon S3
6 6 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (2.82%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (2.82%) IaaS
6 6 (2.82%) PaaS
6 6 (2.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (1.88%) Mimecast
7 4 (1.88%) SaaS
8 2 (0.94%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.47%) Datadog
9 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 67 (31.46%) Firewall
2 58 (27.23%) DNS
3 45 (21.13%) SAN
4 37 (17.37%) DHCP
5 36 (16.90%) TCP/IP
6 32 (15.02%) Remote Desktop
7 25 (11.74%) WAN
8 23 (10.80%) VLAN
9 21 (9.86%) VPN
10 17 (7.98%) IPsec
11 16 (7.51%) LAN
12 15 (7.04%) NetScaler
13 13 (6.10%) NAS
14 10 (4.69%) Network Security
14 10 (4.69%) VoIP
14 10 (4.69%) VSAN
15 8 (3.76%) DDNS
15 8 (3.76%) IPv6
15 8 (3.76%) Spanning Tree
16 6 (2.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.23%) MySQL
3 6 (2.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (2.82%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (2.82%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (2.82%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.88%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.41%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.41%) JIRA
1 3 (1.41%) MSI
1 3 (1.41%) WiX
2 2 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.94%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.94%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.94%) Travis CI
2 2 (0.94%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.47%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (8.92%) Finance
2 9 (4.23%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.41%) Marketing
4 3 (1.41%) Retail
5 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.47%) Games
5 1 (0.47%) Legal
5 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (15.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (10.80%) Architect
3 21 (9.86%) Analyst
3 21 (9.86%) Technical Engineer
4 18 (8.45%) IT Support
4 18 (8.45%) Support Engineer
5 16 (7.51%) Consultant
5 16 (7.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (7.51%) Technical Architect
5 16 (7.51%) Technical Consultant
5 16 (7.51%) Technical Support
6 14 (6.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 14 (6.57%) IT Engineer
7 13 (6.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 13 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support
7 13 (6.10%) Support Analyst
8 11 (5.16%) Citrix Technical Specialist
8 11 (5.16%) Implementation Engineer
8 11 (5.16%) Technical Specialist
8 11 (5.16%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.69%) Web Services
2 7 (3.29%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (2.82%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (2.82%) JSON
3 6 (2.82%) Kafka
3 6 (2.82%) Middleware
3 6 (2.82%) REST
3 6 (2.82%) SOAP
3 6 (2.82%) XML
4 4 (1.88%) .NET
5 3 (1.41%) Angular 2
5 3 (1.41%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (1.41%) COM
5 3 (1.41%) CSS
5 3 (1.41%) Dapper ORM
5 3 (1.41%) HTML
5 3 (1.41%) MFC
5 3 (1.41%) WCF
5 3 (1.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 62 (29.11%) Data Centre
2 46 (21.60%) Self-Motivation
3 21 (9.86%) Public Cloud
4 18 (8.45%) Clustering
5 17 (7.98%) HP StoreVirtual
6 15 (7.04%) Computer Science
7 9 (4.23%) Fat Client
7 9 (4.23%) Hybrid Cloud
7 9 (4.23%) Thin Client
8 7 (3.29%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.88%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.94%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.47%) iPad
12 1 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 159 (74.65%) Windows
2 114 (53.52%) Windows Server
3 66 (30.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (15.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (14.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (13.15%) Windows 10
7 23 (10.80%) Linux
8 17 (7.98%) Windows 8
9 16 (7.51%) Windows 7
10 6 (2.82%) CentOS
11 3 (1.41%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.41%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.94%) Android
12 2 (0.94%) DC/OS
12 2 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.47%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (30.05%) ITIL
2 54 (25.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 34 (15.96%) Presales
4 33 (15.49%) Service Delivery
5 26 (12.21%) Migration
5 26 (12.21%) Project Management
5 26 (12.21%) Root Cause Analysis
6 19 (8.92%) Line Management
7 18 (8.45%) Service Management
8 17 (7.98%) ITIL V3
8 17 (7.98%) PRINCE2
9 15 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (6.57%) Load Balancing
10 14 (6.57%) Server Virtualisation
11 13 (6.10%) Software Engineering
11 13 (6.10%) Technical Architecture
12 11 (5.16%) Patch Management
13 10 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (4.69%) DevOps
13 10 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (28.64%) SQL
2 28 (13.15%) PowerShell
3 14 (6.57%) Bash Shell
4 4 (1.88%) C#
4 4 (1.88%) VB
5 3 (1.41%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.41%) Python
5 3 (1.41%) VBScript
6 1 (0.47%) Ruby
6 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (11.74%) ITIL Certification
1 25 (11.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (8.92%) Degree
3 15 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (6.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (6.57%) MCSE
5 9 (4.23%) MCSA
5 9 (4.23%) Security Cleared
6 8 (3.76%) CCNP
6 8 (3.76%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (3.29%) CCNA
8 6 (2.82%) DV Cleared
9 5 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.41%) MCITP
11 2 (0.94%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.94%) HNC
11 2 (0.94%) HND
11 2 (0.94%) MCP
11 2 (0.94%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (14.55%) SLA
2 8 (3.76%) GDPR
3 2 (0.94%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 128 (60.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 126 (59.15%) Active Directory
3 34 (15.96%) XenApp
4 33 (15.49%) XenDesktop
5 32 (15.02%) vSphere
6 20 (9.39%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (8.92%) Microsoft App-V
8 17 (7.98%) Forefront TMG
9 16 (7.51%) Terminal Services
10 13 (6.10%) Virtual Machines
11 10 (4.69%) XenServer
12 8 (3.76%) VMware NSX
13 5 (2.35%) Docker
13 5 (2.35%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (1.41%) VirtualBox
14 3 (1.41%) VMware Workstation
15 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.47%) Firmware
16 1 (0.47%) Squid
Systems Management
1 39 (18.31%) SCCM
2 23 (10.80%) SCVMM
3 16 (7.51%) SCOM
3 16 (7.51%) vCenter Server
4 13 (6.10%) vMotion
5 9 (4.23%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (3.76%) WSUS
7 6 (2.82%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.88%) Ansible
8 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.88%) Puppet
9 3 (1.41%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.94%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (0.94%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.94%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.94%) vRealize
Vendors
1 160 (75.12%) VMware
2 117 (54.93%) Microsoft
3 86 (40.38%) Citrix
4 75 (35.21%) Cisco
5 61 (28.64%) HP
6 46 (21.60%) NetApp
7 31 (14.55%) Dell
8 26 (12.21%) CheckPoint
9 20 (9.39%) SonicWALL
10 15 (7.04%) Ivanti
11 12 (5.63%) Symantec
12 11 (5.16%) 3PAR
12 11 (5.16%) Dell Compellent
12 11 (5.16%) Fortinet
12 11 (5.16%) McAfee
13 10 (4.69%) IBM
14 9 (4.23%) BMC
14 9 (4.23%) Forcepoint
14 9 (4.23%) Juniper
14 9 (4.23%) SolarWinds