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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 38 63 64
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +1
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 22 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.90% 2.36% 1.54%
As % of the System Software category 37.29% 19.23% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 9
Average salary £32,917 £46,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.21% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,850 £61,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -2.59%
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
59 78 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.46% 12.28% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 51 64 53
Average salary £38,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.43% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,865 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 21 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 21 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 +9 11 £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 21 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 34 (89.47%) Windows
2 25 (65.79%) VMware
3 24 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
5 16 (42.11%) MCSE
6 14 (36.84%) Windows XP
6 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (36.84%) Windows 7
7 13 (34.21%) Manufacturing
8 11 (28.95%) MCP
9 10 (26.32%) DHCP
9 10 (26.32%) DNS
10 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (21.05%) Degree
11 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
12 7 (18.42%) SAN
13 6 (15.79%) Linux
13 6 (15.79%) Oracle
13 6 (15.79%) MCITP
13 6 (15.79%) SCCM
13 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Management
14 5 (13.16%) SCVMM
14 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
14 5 (13.16%) Project Management
14 5 (13.16%) Citrix
15 4 (10.53%) Dell
15 4 (10.53%) SQL Server

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) Lync
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Office
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
1 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) DHCP
1 10 (26.32%) DNS
2 7 (18.42%) SAN
3 3 (7.89%) NAS
3 3 (7.89%) Firewall
4 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.26%) WAN
4 2 (5.26%) LAN
4 2 (5.26%) VLAN
5 1 (2.63%) Network Security
5 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.63%) DMZ
5 1 (2.63%) Internet
5 1 (2.63%) VoIP
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) Crystal Reports
General
1 13 (34.21%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.89%) Law
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Server Support
2 10 (26.32%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Junior
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Support Technician
5 3 (7.89%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Field Service Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (5.26%) Field Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Junior Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Wintel Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) ICT Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (2.63%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (89.47%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (36.84%) Windows XP
3 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (36.84%) Windows 7
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (15.79%) Linux
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (13.16%) Project Management
3 4 (10.53%) Migration
4 3 (7.89%) CRM
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
5 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (5.26%) High Availability
6 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (42.11%) MCSE
3 11 (28.95%) MCP
4 8 (21.05%) Degree
5 6 (15.79%) MCITP
6 4 (10.53%) MCTS
7 2 (5.26%) MCSA
8 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.89%) XenApp
4 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.63%) DFS Replication
5 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) SCCM
2 5 (13.16%) SCVMM
3 3 (7.89%) SCOM
4 2 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (65.79%) VMware
2 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) Oracle
4 5 (13.16%) Citrix
5 4 (10.53%) Dell
6 3 (7.89%) Avaya
6 3 (7.89%) Sage
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco
6 3 (7.89%) HP
7 2 (5.26%) Symantec
8 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.63%) Mitel
8 1 (2.63%) EMC
8 1 (2.63%) Apple