The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 67 99 83
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -16
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 53 17 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.92% 1.00% 2.57%
As % of the System Software category 26.24% 13.60% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 46 14 58
Average salary £29,250 £31,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.87% -9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,500 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% -7.50%
System Software Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
202 125 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.14% 7.36% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 162 89 198
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
Hyper-V
North West

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +14 40 £31,000 +24.00% 3
Runcorn - 4 £24,000 -
Chester - 3 £35,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £40,000 -
Daresbury - 1 £26,500 -
Hyper-V
North West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 77 (83.70%) Windows
2 66 (71.74%) VMware
3 53 (57.61%) Microsoft
4 52 (56.52%) Citrix
5 50 (54.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 39 (42.39%) Active Directory
7 36 (39.13%) SQL
8 34 (36.96%) MS Excel
9 33 (35.87%) IIS
10 31 (33.70%) Microsoft Certification
11 30 (32.61%) XenApp
12 29 (31.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 29 (31.52%) MS Exchange
13 28 (30.43%) MCITP
14 26 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
15 23 (25.00%) MCSE
15 23 (25.00%) TCP/IP
15 23 (25.00%) DNS
16 22 (23.91%) XenDesktop
17 21 (22.83%) DHCP
18 20 (21.74%) MS Office
18 20 (21.74%) Windows 7
19 18 (19.57%) Linux
20 17 (18.48%) VPN
20 17 (18.48%) HP
20 17 (18.48%) Windows Server 2003
21 16 (17.39%) MCTS
21 16 (17.39%) Degree
22 15 (16.30%) Cisco
22 15 (16.30%) SAN

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 33 (35.87%) IIS
2 29 (31.52%) MS Exchange
3 14 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (10.87%) SharePoint
5 9 (9.78%) Lync
6 3 (3.26%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.17%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (36.96%) MS Excel
2 20 (21.74%) MS Office
3 2 (2.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) Office 365
2 4 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 23 (25.00%) DNS
2 21 (22.83%) DHCP
3 17 (18.48%) VPN
4 15 (16.30%) SAN
5 8 (8.70%) Firewall
6 6 (6.52%) WAN
6 6 (6.52%) LAN
7 5 (5.43%) iSCSI
8 3 (3.26%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.17%) VoIP
9 2 (2.17%) ADSL
10 1 (1.09%) Internet
10 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.09%) Wireless
10 1 (1.09%) NAS
10 1 (1.09%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.09%) JIRA
General
1 9 (9.78%) Finance
2 8 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.26%) Games
4 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (18.48%) IT Support
2 16 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (15.22%) Analyst
4 11 (11.96%) Consultant
4 11 (11.96%) Support Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) IT Support Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (9.78%) Development Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Senior Development Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Automation Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Support Analyst
8 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Trainee
9 6 (6.52%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 6 (6.52%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (6.52%) Help Desk Support
9 6 (6.52%) Technical Support
9 6 (6.52%) 1st Line Support
9 6 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) .NET
2 2 (2.17%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.43%) Clustering
3 4 (4.35%) iPhone
4 2 (2.17%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.09%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.09%) Replication
5 1 (1.09%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.09%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.09%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 77 (83.70%) Windows
2 29 (31.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (21.74%) Windows 7
5 18 (19.57%) Linux
6 17 (18.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (13.04%) Windows XP
8 11 (11.96%) UNIX
9 9 (9.78%) Windows 8
10 5 (5.43%) Windows 2000
10 5 (5.43%) Android
11 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (2.17%) SUSE
11 2 (2.17%) zOS
11 2 (2.17%) OS/400
11 2 (2.17%) AIX
11 2 (2.17%) HPUX
11 2 (2.17%) Solaris
12 1 (1.09%) VMS
12 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.13%) Test Scripting
2 11 (11.96%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (7.61%) Migration
3 7 (7.61%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (5.43%) ITIL
5 5 (5.43%) Security Management
5 5 (5.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (5.43%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (4.35%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.35%) High Availability
6 4 (4.35%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.26%) Test Automation
7 3 (3.26%) Software Testing
8 2 (2.17%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (2.17%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.17%) Information Security
8 2 (2.17%) Information Security Management
8 2 (2.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (39.13%) SQL
2 12 (13.04%) C
3 11 (11.96%) C#
4 9 (9.78%) C++
4 9 (9.78%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (33.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (30.43%) MCITP
3 23 (25.00%) MCSE
4 16 (17.39%) MCTS
4 16 (17.39%) Degree
5 11 (11.96%) MCSA
6 10 (10.87%) MCP
7 5 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.26%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.26%) CCNP
9 2 (2.17%) NCIE
9 2 (2.17%) CCA
9 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.17%) PMP
9 2 (2.17%) PMI Certification
9 2 (2.17%) ISEB
9 2 (2.17%) HND
10 1 (1.09%) CCNA
10 1 (1.09%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.22%) QA
2 3 (3.26%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (54.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (42.39%) Active Directory
3 30 (32.61%) XenApp
4 22 (23.91%) XenDesktop
5 7 (7.61%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (5.43%) VMware ESX
6 5 (5.43%) vSphere
7 4 (4.35%) XenServer
7 4 (4.35%) Terminal Server
8 2 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (2.17%) Xen
8 2 (2.17%) KVM
8 2 (2.17%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (8.70%) SCCM
2 6 (6.52%) SCVMM
3 5 (5.43%) SCOM
4 2 (2.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 66 (71.74%) VMware
2 53 (57.61%) Microsoft
3 52 (56.52%) Citrix
4 17 (18.48%) HP
5 15 (16.30%) Cisco
6 9 (9.78%) SAP
6 9 (9.78%) Dell
7 5 (5.43%) Avaya
8 4 (4.35%) NetApp
8 4 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (4.35%) EMC
9 3 (3.26%) IBM
9 3 (3.26%) Juniper
9 3 (3.26%) Symantec
10 2 (2.17%) Brocade
10 2 (2.17%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.17%) Infor
10 2 (2.17%) AppSense
10 2 (2.17%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.17%) Red Hat
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