The first table below looks at the demand for Hyper-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 52 59 68
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.49% 0.42% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 15.91% 4.08% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £36,250 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.28% -8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
System Software Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
44 49 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.38% 10.19% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38 46 23
Average salary £32,000 £23,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.13% -26.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,950 £18,500 £20,625
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £44,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
Hyper-V
North West

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Hyper-V Salary Trend in Lancashire

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

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

Hyper-V Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Hyper-V
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn - 3 £36,250 -
Burnley - 2 - -
Lancaster - 2 £28,500 -
Preston - 1 £30,000 -
Hyper-V
North West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 15 (93.75%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) Citrix
3 9 (56.25%) Veeam
4 8 (50.00%) NetApp
5 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (37.50%) Firewall
6 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 5 (31.25%) WatchGuard
8 3 (18.75%) XenApp
8 3 (18.75%) XenDesktop
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco
8 3 (18.75%) Windows
8 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 3 (18.75%) EMC
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (18.75%) vSphere
8 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
9 2 (12.50%) Office 365
9 2 (12.50%) NCIE
9 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (12.50%) SAN
9 2 (12.50%) IBM
9 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
9 2 (12.50%) MCTS
9 2 (12.50%) MCITP
9 2 (12.50%) Finance
9 2 (12.50%) Migration
9 2 (12.50%) XenServer

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
3 2 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Account Manager
1 3 (18.75%) Service Manager
1 3 (18.75%) Service Desk Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
1 1 (6.25%) Celerra
1 1 (6.25%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
1 2 (12.50%) Migration
1 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (6.25%) Data Management
2 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
2 1 (6.25%) Business Development
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
2 1 (6.25%) Analytics
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
2 1 (6.25%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (12.50%) MCTS
2 2 (12.50%) MCITP
2 2 (12.50%) NCIE
3 1 (6.25%) VCAP
3 1 (6.25%) VTSP
3 1 (6.25%) CCEE
3 1 (6.25%) CCIA
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) CCSP
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) HP AIS
3 1 (6.25%) HP MASE
3 1 (6.25%) VCDX
3 1 (6.25%) NCDA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (18.75%) XenApp
3 3 (18.75%) XenDesktop
3 3 (18.75%) vSphere
4 2 (12.50%) XenServer
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
1 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
1 1 (6.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) Citrix
3 9 (56.25%) Veeam
4 8 (50.00%) NetApp
5 5 (31.25%) WatchGuard
6 3 (18.75%) EMC
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco
7 2 (12.50%) IBM
8 1 (6.25%) HP
8 1 (6.25%) Dell
8 1 (6.25%) Symantec
8 1 (6.25%) CommVault
8 1 (6.25%) AppSense
8 1 (6.25%) 3PAR