The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 32 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -3
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 27 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.80% 2.22% 2.96%
As % of the System Software category 42.19% 18.42% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 5 17
Average salary £25,000 £46,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.23% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £51,850 £61,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -5.06%
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 Merseyside region.

System Software Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
64 76 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.39% 12.04% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 56 61 70
Average salary £39,000 £43,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.30% +22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
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 Merseyside

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Hyper-V Salary Trend in Merseyside

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Hyper-V Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Hyper-V
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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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
Liverpool +7 13 £32,500 -30.10%
Wirral - 3 £38,000 -
Hyper-V
North West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 36 (87.80%) Windows
2 28 (68.29%) VMware
3 27 (65.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (53.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (53.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (43.90%) MCSE
6 17 (41.46%) Active Directory
6 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
8 15 (36.59%) Windows XP
8 15 (36.59%) Manufacturing
8 15 (36.59%) Windows 7
9 13 (31.71%) MCP
10 12 (29.27%) DNS
10 12 (29.27%) DHCP
11 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (19.51%) MCITP
12 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
13 7 (17.07%) Degree
14 6 (14.63%) SCCM
14 6 (14.63%) Linux
14 6 (14.63%) Citrix
14 6 (14.63%) SAN
15 5 (12.20%) Project Management
15 5 (12.20%) Firewall
15 5 (12.20%) Oracle
15 5 (12.20%) HP
15 5 (12.20%) Dell
15 5 (12.20%) SCVMM
15 5 (12.20%) MCTS

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) Lync
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) DNS
1 12 (29.27%) DHCP
2 6 (14.63%) SAN
3 5 (12.20%) Firewall
4 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.32%) LAN
5 3 (7.32%) WAN
5 3 (7.32%) NAS
6 2 (4.88%) VLAN
7 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.44%) IPsec
7 1 (2.44%) DMZ
7 1 (2.44%) Internet
7 1 (2.44%) VoIP
7 1 (2.44%) Kerberos
7 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) Crystal Reports
General
1 15 (36.59%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.32%) Law
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Server Support
2 11 (26.83%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Support Technician
4 3 (7.32%) Junior
4 3 (7.32%) IT Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Consultant
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Field Service Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.88%) Field Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.88%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.44%) PKI
3 1 (2.44%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 36 (87.80%) Windows
2 22 (53.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (36.59%) Windows XP
4 15 (36.59%) Windows 7
5 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (14.63%) Linux
7 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.20%) Project Management
1 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (9.76%) Migration
3 3 (7.32%) CRM
4 2 (4.88%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (4.88%) High Availability
4 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.88%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (4.88%) ITIL
4 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.44%) Resource Management
5 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (43.90%) MCSE
3 13 (31.71%) MCP
4 8 (19.51%) MCITP
5 7 (17.07%) Degree
6 5 (12.20%) MCTS
7 2 (4.88%) MCSA
8 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.44%) HND
8 1 (2.44%) HP AIS
8 1 (2.44%) HP MASE
8 1 (2.44%) VCDX
8 1 (2.44%) NCDA
8 1 (2.44%) NCIE
8 1 (2.44%) VCAP
8 1 (2.44%) CCEE
8 1 (2.44%) CCIA
8 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (65.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (41.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (12.20%) XenApp
4 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.88%) vSphere
5 2 (4.88%) XenServer
6 1 (2.44%) NFS
6 1 (2.44%) DFS Replication
6 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) SCCM
2 5 (12.20%) SCVMM
3 3 (7.32%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (7.32%) Backup Exec
3 3 (7.32%) SCOM
4 2 (4.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (68.29%) VMware
2 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.63%) Citrix
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle
4 5 (12.20%) HP
4 5 (12.20%) Dell
5 3 (7.32%) Avaya
5 3 (7.32%) Symantec
5 3 (7.32%) Sage
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco
6 2 (4.88%) EMC
7 1 (2.44%) NetApp
7 1 (2.44%) Apple
7 1 (2.44%) Kaspersky
7 1 (2.44%) Mitel
7 1 (2.44%) Fortinet