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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 83 100 110
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +10
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 40 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.04% 0.96% 1.34%
As % of the System Software category 18.10% 11.63% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 15 27
Average salary £31,000 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
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
221 129 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.30% 8.25% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 169 92 148
Average salary £34,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.84% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,150 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 30 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 30 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% 2
Chester - 3 £35,000 -
Crewe - 2 £33,750 -
Runcorn - 2 £33,250 -
Wilmslow -7 1 £40,000 +42.85%
Hyper-V
North West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 (82.02%) Windows
2 59 (66.29%) VMware
3 54 (60.67%) Microsoft
4 49 (55.06%) Citrix
5 43 (48.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 38 (42.70%) Active Directory
7 37 (41.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 36 (40.45%) MS Exchange
8 36 (40.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (37.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 33 (37.08%) SQL
9 33 (37.08%) IIS
10 32 (35.96%) MS Excel
11 31 (34.83%) DNS
11 31 (34.83%) MCITP
12 29 (32.58%) TCP/IP
13 28 (31.46%) MCSE
13 28 (31.46%) XenApp
14 27 (30.34%) Windows 7
14 27 (30.34%) MS Office
14 27 (30.34%) DHCP
15 24 (26.97%) Linux
16 23 (25.84%) Windows Server 2003
17 22 (24.72%) XenDesktop
17 22 (24.72%) MCTS
18 21 (23.60%) VPN
19 19 (21.35%) MCSA
19 19 (21.35%) Exchange Server 2007
20 18 (20.22%) Windows XP
21 17 (19.10%) MCP

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (40.45%) MS Exchange
2 33 (37.08%) IIS
3 19 (21.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (16.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (10.11%) SharePoint
6 6 (6.74%) Lync
7 4 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.12%) Apache
9 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (35.96%) MS Excel
2 27 (30.34%) MS Office
3 2 (2.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.99%) Office 365
2 4 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (34.83%) DNS
2 29 (32.58%) TCP/IP
3 27 (30.34%) DHCP
4 21 (23.60%) VPN
5 15 (16.85%) SAN
6 7 (7.87%) iSCSI
7 5 (5.62%) LAN
7 5 (5.62%) WAN
8 2 (2.25%) SMTP
8 2 (2.25%) VoIP
8 2 (2.25%) Internet
8 2 (2.25%) Firewall
9 1 (1.12%) Wireless
9 1 (1.12%) Network Security
9 1 (1.12%) NAS
9 1 (1.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.25%) MySQL
5 1 (1.12%) DB2
5 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 10 (11.24%) Finance
2 5 (5.62%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (20.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (17.98%) IT Support
3 12 (13.48%) Support Engineer
4 11 (12.36%) Consultant
4 11 (12.36%) IT Support Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (10.11%) Analyst
5 9 (10.11%) Development Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Senior Development Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Technical Support
7 5 (5.62%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (5.62%) Support Consultant
7 5 (5.62%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (4.49%) Help Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (4.49%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.74%) Clustering
3 4 (4.49%) iPhone
4 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.12%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.12%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.12%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.12%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.12%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 73 (82.02%) Windows
2 36 (40.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (37.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (30.34%) Windows 7
5 24 (26.97%) Linux
6 23 (25.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (20.22%) Windows XP
8 16 (17.98%) UNIX
9 10 (11.24%) Windows 8
10 5 (5.62%) Windows 2000
11 4 (4.49%) Android
12 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.12%) Mac OS
13 1 (1.12%) SUSE
13 1 (1.12%) OS/400
13 1 (1.12%) zOS
13 1 (1.12%) AIX
13 1 (1.12%) HPUX
13 1 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.61%) Test Scripting
2 11 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (8.99%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (7.87%) Migration
5 6 (6.74%) Security Management
6 5 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (5.62%) ITIL
6 5 (5.62%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.49%) High Availability
7 4 (4.49%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.49%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.37%) Software Testing
8 3 (3.37%) Information Security
8 3 (3.37%) Information Security Management
8 3 (3.37%) Test Automation
8 3 (3.37%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.25%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.25%) Project Management
10 1 (1.12%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.08%) SQL
2 11 (12.36%) C#
3 10 (11.24%) PowerShell
4 9 (10.11%) C
4 9 (10.11%) C++
5 4 (4.49%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.12%) VBScript
6 1 (1.12%) VB
6 1 (1.12%) Perl
6 1 (1.12%) PHP
6 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 37 (41.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (34.83%) MCITP
3 28 (31.46%) MCSE
4 22 (24.72%) MCTS
5 19 (21.35%) MCSA
6 17 (19.10%) MCP
7 13 (14.61%) Degree
8 5 (5.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (3.37%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (3.37%) CCNP
10 2 (2.25%) HND
10 2 (2.25%) ISEB
10 2 (2.25%) CCA
10 2 (2.25%) PMP
10 2 (2.25%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.12%) CCNA
11 1 (1.12%) HP AIS
11 1 (1.12%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.73%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (48.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (42.70%) Active Directory
3 28 (31.46%) XenApp
4 22 (24.72%) XenDesktop
5 6 (6.74%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (5.62%) VMware ESX
7 4 (4.49%) Terminal Server
7 4 (4.49%) vSphere
8 3 (3.37%) XenServer
9 2 (2.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.12%) KVM
10 1 (1.12%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) SCVMM
2 5 (5.62%) SCCM
3 2 (2.25%) SCOM
4 1 (1.12%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.12%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.12%) WSUS
4 1 (1.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 59 (66.29%) VMware
2 54 (60.67%) Microsoft
3 49 (55.06%) Citrix
4 17 (19.10%) HP
5 14 (15.73%) Cisco
6 9 (10.11%) SAP
6 9 (10.11%) Dell
7 5 (5.62%) Avaya
8 4 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.37%) NetApp
9 3 (3.37%) EMC
10 2 (2.25%) IBM
10 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.25%) Symantec
10 2 (2.25%) AppSense
10 2 (2.25%) Infor
11 1 (1.12%) NETGEAR
11 1 (1.12%) Veeam
11 1 (1.12%) Aruba
11 1 (1.12%) Mitel
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