The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 56 52 42
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 11 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.63% 0.91% 1.11%
As % of the System Software category 10.09% 8.77% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 4
Average salary £33,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,800 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £36,000 £39,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% -7.50%
System Software Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
109 57 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.12% 10.38% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 102 45 40
Average salary £33,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £57,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
Hyper-V
South Wales

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 1 August 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 34 (94.44%) VMware
2 29 (80.56%) Cisco
3 27 (75.00%) Windows
4 26 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
6 20 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (52.78%) SAN
8 18 (50.00%) Office 365
9 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
9 17 (47.22%) CCNA
10 16 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 16 (44.44%) Firewall
11 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (38.89%) HP
12 14 (38.89%) Dell
12 14 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (38.89%) SharePoint
13 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (33.33%) CCNP
14 12 (33.33%) Lync
15 11 (30.56%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (30.56%) CheckPoint
16 10 (27.78%) MCSE
16 10 (27.78%) ITIL
16 10 (27.78%) Project Management
16 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (27.78%) Email Migration
17 9 (25.00%) HSRP
17 9 (25.00%) WatchGuard
17 9 (25.00%) SonicWALL

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 14 (38.89%) SharePoint
2 12 (33.33%) Lync
3 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
4 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (11.11%) IIS
5 4 (11.11%) Commerce Server
5 4 (11.11%) CMS
6 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (5.56%) WorkSite
8 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (52.78%) SAN
2 16 (44.44%) Firewall
3 11 (30.56%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (25.00%) HSRP
4 9 (25.00%) VRRP
4 9 (25.00%) VLAN
5 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
6 6 (16.67%) DNS
7 4 (11.11%) Internet
8 3 (8.33%) WAN
8 3 (8.33%) LAN
9 1 (2.78%) VoIP
9 1 (2.78%) ADSL
9 1 (2.78%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (36.11%) Project Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) IT Assistant
7 1 (2.78%) Server Technician
7 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.78%) Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
1 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) ITIL
1 10 (27.78%) Project Management
1 10 (27.78%) Email Migration
2 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.78%) Change Management
3 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (47.22%) CCNA
3 16 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (33.33%) CCNP
6 10 (27.78%) MCSE
7 5 (13.89%) CCA
7 5 (13.89%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (11.11%) MCP
9 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.78%) VCP5
10 1 (2.78%) Degree
10 1 (2.78%) MCITP
10 1 (2.78%) MCSA
System Software
1 26 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
3 7 (19.44%) vSphere
4 3 (8.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (94.44%) VMware
2 29 (80.56%) Cisco
3 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
4 14 (38.89%) HP
4 14 (38.89%) Dell
5 11 (30.56%) CheckPoint
6 9 (25.00%) WatchGuard
6 9 (25.00%) SonicWALL
7 6 (16.67%) Citrix
8 1 (2.78%) Juniper