The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 62 60 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 6 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.96% 0.52% 1.08%
As % of the System Software category 5.50% 4.84% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 4
Average salary £33,000 £31,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.45% +24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
Hyper-V
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

System Software Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
109 62 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.38% 10.73% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 105 57 37
Average salary £31,750 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.61% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Cardiff region.

Hyper-V Salary Trend in Cardiff

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V.

1 24 (96.00%) VMware
2 22 (88.00%) Windows
3 19 (76.00%) Cisco
4 16 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (56.00%) SAN
6 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (52.00%) CCNA
8 12 (48.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
8 12 (48.00%) Office 365
9 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
10 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (40.00%) MCSE
11 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
11 9 (36.00%) Firewall
12 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
12 8 (32.00%) HP
12 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (28.00%) Dell
13 7 (28.00%) CCNP
14 6 (24.00%) CCA
14 6 (24.00%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (24.00%) ITIL
14 6 (24.00%) vSphere
14 6 (24.00%) Lync
15 5 (20.00%) Citrix

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (24.00%) Lync
4 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (12.00%) IIS
5 3 (12.00%) Commerce Server
5 3 (12.00%) CMS
6 2 (8.00%) WorkSite
7 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (48.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) SAN
2 9 (36.00%) Firewall
3 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (12.00%) HSRP
4 3 (12.00%) Internet
4 3 (12.00%) VRRP
4 3 (12.00%) VLAN
5 2 (8.00%) LAN
5 2 (8.00%) WAN
6 1 (4.00%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Project Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) IT Assistant
7 1 (4.00%) Server Technician
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
7 1 (4.00%) Field Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Support
7 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
1 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) ITIL
2 3 (12.00%) Email Migration
2 3 (12.00%) Project Management
2 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (52.00%) CCNA
2 12 (48.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (40.00%) MCSE
4 7 (28.00%) CCNP
5 6 (24.00%) CCA
5 6 (24.00%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (12.00%) MCP
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (4.00%) VCP5
8 1 (4.00%) MCSA
8 1 (4.00%) Degree
8 1 (4.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (24.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) VMware
2 19 (76.00%) Cisco
3 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (32.00%) HP
5 7 (28.00%) Dell
6 5 (20.00%) Citrix
7 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
7 4 (16.00%) WatchGuard
7 4 (16.00%) SonicWALL