The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 89 96 105
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 43 15 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.20% 0.95% 1.56%
As % of the System Software category 19.37% 11.81% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 37 15 31
Average salary £29,250 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
Hyper-V
North West

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

System Software Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
222 127 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.36% 8.03% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 166 93 159
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 Cheshire

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Hyper-V Salary Trend in Cheshire

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Hyper-V Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Hyper-V
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +8 30 £25,000 -30.55% 1
Chester - 3 £35,000 -
Runcorn - 3 £24,000 -
Crewe -3 2 £33,750 +0.74%
Wilmslow -10 1 £40,000 +42.85%
Daresbury - 1 £26,500 -
Hyper-V
North West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 73 (81.11%) Windows
2 61 (67.78%) VMware
3 54 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 50 (55.56%) Citrix
5 45 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 38 (42.22%) Active Directory
7 36 (40.00%) MS Exchange
8 35 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 34 (37.78%) SQL
10 33 (36.67%) IIS
10 33 (36.67%) MS Excel
11 32 (35.56%) Windows Server 2012
12 30 (33.33%) XenApp
12 30 (33.33%) MCITP
12 30 (33.33%) DNS
13 29 (32.22%) TCP/IP
14 27 (30.00%) MCSE
15 26 (28.89%) MS Office
15 26 (28.89%) DHCP
15 26 (28.89%) Windows 7
16 24 (26.67%) Linux
17 22 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
17 22 (24.44%) XenDesktop
18 21 (23.33%) MCTS
19 20 (22.22%) VPN
20 18 (20.00%) HP
20 18 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
21 17 (18.89%) MCSA
21 17 (18.89%) Windows XP

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 36 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 33 (36.67%) IIS
3 18 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 7 (7.78%) Lync
7 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (3.33%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.11%) Apache
9 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (36.67%) MS Excel
2 26 (28.89%) MS Office
3 2 (2.22%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.89%) Office 365
2 4 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (33.33%) DNS
2 29 (32.22%) TCP/IP
3 26 (28.89%) DHCP
4 20 (22.22%) VPN
5 16 (17.78%) SAN
6 7 (7.78%) iSCSI
7 6 (6.67%) LAN
7 6 (6.67%) WAN
8 4 (4.44%) Firewall
9 2 (2.22%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.22%) SMTP
9 2 (2.22%) VoIP
9 2 (2.22%) Internet
10 1 (1.11%) NAS
10 1 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.11%) Wireless
10 1 (1.11%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.22%) MySQL
5 1 (1.11%) DB2
5 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) JIRA
1 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.11%) Games
3 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (18.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (17.78%) IT Support
3 12 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 11 (12.22%) Consultant
4 11 (12.22%) IT Support Engineer
5 10 (11.11%) Analyst
6 9 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (10.00%) Development Engineer
6 9 (10.00%) Senior Development Engineer
6 9 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Support Consultant
8 5 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (5.56%) Technical Support
9 4 (4.44%) Help Desk Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) .NET
2 1 (1.11%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.67%) Clustering
3 4 (4.44%) iPhone
4 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.11%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.11%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.11%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.11%) Celerra
5 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 73 (81.11%) Windows
2 35 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (35.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (28.89%) Windows 7
5 24 (26.67%) Linux
6 22 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (18.89%) Windows XP
8 15 (16.67%) UNIX
9 10 (11.11%) Windows 8
10 5 (5.56%) Windows 2000
11 4 (4.44%) Android
12 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.11%) Mac OS
13 1 (1.11%) SUSE
13 1 (1.11%) VMS
13 1 (1.11%) OS/400
13 1 (1.11%) zOS
13 1 (1.11%) AIX
13 1 (1.11%) HPUX
13 1 (1.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.44%) Test Scripting
2 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (7.78%) Migration
5 6 (6.67%) Security Management
6 5 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (5.56%) ITIL
6 5 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.44%) High Availability
7 4 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.44%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.33%) Software Testing
8 3 (3.33%) Information Security
8 3 (3.33%) Information Security Management
8 3 (3.33%) Test Automation
8 3 (3.33%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.22%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.22%) Project Management
10 1 (1.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (37.78%) SQL
2 12 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 11 (12.22%) C#
4 9 (10.00%) C++
4 9 (10.00%) C
5 4 (4.44%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.22%) VBScript
7 1 (1.11%) VB
7 1 (1.11%) Perl
7 1 (1.11%) PHP
7 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 35 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (33.33%) MCITP
3 27 (30.00%) MCSE
4 21 (23.33%) MCTS
5 17 (18.89%) MCSA
6 16 (17.78%) MCP
7 13 (14.44%) Degree
8 5 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (3.33%) CCNP
10 2 (2.22%) HND
10 2 (2.22%) ISEB
10 2 (2.22%) CCA
10 2 (2.22%) PMP
10 2 (2.22%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.11%) CCNA
11 1 (1.11%) HP AIS
11 1 (1.11%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.56%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) SLA
3 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (42.22%) Active Directory
3 30 (33.33%) XenApp
4 22 (24.44%) XenDesktop
5 7 (7.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (5.56%) VMware ESX
7 4 (4.44%) XenServer
7 4 (4.44%) Terminal Server
7 4 (4.44%) vSphere
8 2 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.22%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.22%) Xen
8 2 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) SCCM
1 6 (6.67%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.11%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 61 (67.78%) VMware
2 54 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 50 (55.56%) Citrix
4 18 (20.00%) HP
5 15 (16.67%) Cisco
6 9 (10.00%) SAP
6 9 (10.00%) Dell
7 5 (5.56%) Avaya
8 4 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.33%) NetApp
9 3 (3.33%) EMC
10 2 (2.22%) IBM
10 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.22%) Juniper
10 2 (2.22%) AppSense
10 2 (2.22%) Infor
11 1 (1.11%) NETGEAR
11 1 (1.11%) Veeam
11 1 (1.11%) Aruba
11 1 (1.11%) Mitel
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
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