The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 35 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 1 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.59% - 6.91%
As % of the System Software category 14.29% - 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £75,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.63%
Hyper-V
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

System Software Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
7 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.14% 9.42% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 18
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Hyper-V Salary Trend in the Midlands

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (60.00%) XenServer
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Network Design
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) MCSA
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) CCA
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Support Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Sales Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) NCIE
2 1 (20.00%) VCP5
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CCA
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
1 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) XenServer
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (20.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Brocade
4 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) Dell