The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 131 110 182
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +72
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 121 158 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.96% 2.31% 0.96%
As % of the System Software category 19.90% 23.69% 13.42%
Number of salaries quoted 97 130 59
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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 North West region.

System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
608 667 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.86% 9.74% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 474 530 403
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Hyper-V Salary Trend in the North West

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Hyper-V Salary Histogram in the North West

Hyper-V
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
Manchester -25 67 £32,500 +1.56% 29
Cheshire -4 40 £34,250 -2.14% 5
Lancashire -8 9 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Merseyside +1 5 £29,750 -0.83% 1
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 206 (82.40%) Windows
2 183 (73.20%) VMware
3 165 (66.00%) Microsoft
4 134 (53.60%) Active Directory
5 133 (53.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 112 (44.80%) MS Exchange
7 89 (35.60%) Cisco
7 89 (35.60%) SAN
8 82 (32.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 79 (31.60%) NetApp
10 78 (31.20%) DNS
11 75 (30.00%) Citrix
12 73 (29.20%) MS Excel
13 72 (28.80%) DHCP
14 69 (27.60%) HP
15 68 (27.20%) Windows Server 2012
16 62 (24.80%) SQL Server
17 61 (24.40%) Microsoft Certification
18 57 (22.80%) Exchange Server 2010
19 56 (22.40%) ITIL
20 55 (22.00%) Firewall
21 51 (20.40%) Data Centre
22 50 (20.00%) Windows 8
23 49 (19.60%) VPN
24 47 (18.80%) Windows 7
25 46 (18.40%) Exchange Server 2013
26 45 (18.00%) MCSE
27 41 (16.40%) LAN
27 41 (16.40%) SCCM
28 38 (15.20%) IBM

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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
1 112 (44.80%) MS Exchange
2 57 (22.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (18.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 35 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 31 (12.40%) SharePoint
6 27 (10.80%) IIS
7 26 (10.40%) Exchange Server 2003
8 22 (8.80%) WebSphere
8 22 (8.80%) WebLogic
9 16 (6.40%) Lync
10 9 (3.60%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.60%) Apache
11 4 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (1.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (1.20%) OpenEdge
13 2 (0.80%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.80%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2000
14 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 73 (29.20%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 32 (12.80%) Office 365
2 10 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.20%) IaaS
6 2 (0.80%) SaaS
7 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (35.60%) SAN
2 78 (31.20%) DNS
3 72 (28.80%) DHCP
4 55 (22.00%) Firewall
5 49 (19.60%) VPN
6 41 (16.40%) LAN
7 37 (14.80%) TCP/IP
8 33 (13.20%) WAN
9 23 (9.20%) NAS
10 20 (8.00%) VLAN
11 19 (7.60%) Wireless
12 13 (5.20%) VoIP
13 12 (4.80%) ADSL
14 11 (4.40%) WLAN
14 11 (4.40%) VDSL
15 10 (4.00%) IPv4
16 9 (3.60%) Ethernet
17 7 (2.80%) Cisco IOS
17 7 (2.80%) Network Security
18 6 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (24.80%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.40%) Oracle Database
3 22 (8.80%) Relational Database
3 22 (8.80%) DB2
3 22 (8.80%) RDBMS
3 22 (8.80%) Oracle Exadata
4 17 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (4.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (2.40%) MySQL
6 6 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (3.60%) JIRA
1 9 (3.60%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.60%) JMeter
2 4 (1.60%) Selenium
2 4 (1.60%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.60%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (6.80%) Finance
2 9 (3.60%) Billing
3 8 (3.20%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.20%) Legal
4 5 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.80%) Advertising
6 1 (0.40%) Publishing
6 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 76 (30.40%) Support Engineer
2 41 (16.40%) 3rd Line Support
3 39 (15.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 36 (14.40%) Architect
5 30 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 26 (10.40%) Technical Support
6 26 (10.40%) Infrastructure Architect
7 25 (10.00%) IT Support
8 23 (9.20%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 23 (9.20%) Solutions Architect
9 22 (8.80%) 2nd Line Support
10 20 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
11 19 (7.60%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 19 (7.60%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 18 (7.20%) Consultant
13 16 (6.40%) Technical Engineer
14 15 (6.00%) IT Manager
15 14 (5.60%) Analyst
15 14 (5.60%) Technical Support Engineer
16 12 (4.80%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.80%) WebSphere MQ
1 22 (8.80%) Middleware
1 22 (8.80%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 9 (3.60%) REST
2 9 (3.60%) J2EE
2 9 (3.60%) JSP
2 9 (3.60%) SOAP
2 9 (3.60%) XML
3 8 (3.20%) Web Services
4 4 (1.60%) EDI
5 1 (0.40%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 51 (20.40%) Data Centre
2 31 (12.40%) FlexPod
3 19 (7.60%) Clustering
4 14 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.00%) Replication
6 4 (1.60%) Thin Client
6 4 (1.60%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.80%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.40%) User Experience
8 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.40%) iPhone
8 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.40%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.40%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.40%) IVR
8 1 (0.40%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 206 (82.40%) Windows
2 82 (32.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (27.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 50 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 47 (18.80%) Windows 7
6 36 (14.40%) Linux
7 28 (11.20%) Windows XP
8 27 (10.80%) AIX
8 27 (10.80%) HPUX
8 27 (10.80%) Solaris
9 25 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (8.80%) SUSE
10 22 (8.80%) zOS
10 22 (8.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (8.80%) OS/400
11 10 (4.00%) Android
12 6 (2.40%) Windows Vista
13 5 (2.00%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.40%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (22.40%) ITIL
2 36 (14.40%) Business Continuity
3 35 (14.00%) Mentoring
4 30 (12.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 23 (9.20%) Coaching
5 23 (9.20%) Converged Infrastructure
6 21 (8.40%) Disaster Recovery
7 20 (8.00%) Migration
8 17 (6.80%) Change Management
9 16 (6.40%) Patch Management
10 13 (5.20%) ERP
11 12 (4.80%) Mobile Device Management
12 11 (4.40%) Project Management
13 10 (4.00%) Service Management
14 9 (3.60%) Incident Management
15 7 (2.80%) Problem Management
15 7 (2.80%) Kalman Filter
15 7 (2.80%) Server Building
16 6 (2.40%) Line Management
16 6 (2.40%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.00%) SQL
2 22 (8.80%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.60%) Java
4 5 (2.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.20%) VBScript
5 3 (1.20%) VB
5 3 (1.20%) C
6 2 (0.80%) R
7 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (24.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (18.00%) MCSE
3 28 (11.20%) MCTS
4 27 (10.80%) MCITP
4 27 (10.80%) MCP
4 27 (10.80%) CCNA
4 27 (10.80%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (9.20%) MCSA
6 20 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (4.80%) NCDA
8 11 (4.40%) Security Cleared
8 11 (4.40%) JNCIA
9 10 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
10 9 (3.60%) CCA
10 9 (3.60%) Degree
11 8 (3.20%) NCIE
12 7 (2.80%) VCAP
13 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
13 3 (1.20%) CCNP
14 2 (0.80%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.80%) SLA
2 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 134 (53.60%) Active Directory
2 133 (53.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (12.80%) XenDesktop
4 24 (9.60%) XenApp
5 22 (8.80%) KVM
6 20 (8.00%) vSphere
7 12 (4.80%) XenServer
8 7 (2.80%) Terminal Services
9 5 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.60%) vCloud
11 3 (1.20%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.80%) Firmware
13 1 (0.40%) Xen
13 1 (0.40%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 41 (16.40%) SCCM
2 22 (8.80%) Tivoli
3 20 (8.00%) SCOM
4 13 (5.20%) Backup Exec
5 10 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 9 (3.60%) WSUS
7 5 (2.00%) SCVMM
8 4 (1.60%) SCDPM
9 3 (1.20%) ServiceCenter
10 2 (0.80%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.40%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.40%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.40%) SCSM
11 1 (0.40%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 183 (73.20%) VMware
2 165 (66.00%) Microsoft
3 89 (35.60%) Cisco
4 79 (31.60%) NetApp
5 75 (30.00%) Citrix
6 69 (27.60%) HP
7 38 (15.20%) IBM
8 37 (14.80%) Symantec
9 36 (14.40%) CheckPoint
9 36 (14.40%) EMC
10 35 (14.00%) Juniper
11 32 (12.80%) Oracle
12 23 (9.20%) Brocade
13 22 (8.80%) BMC
13 22 (8.80%) CA
13 22 (8.80%) Red Hat
14 21 (8.40%) Dell
15 13 (5.20%) Wyse
16 9 (3.60%) McAfee
17 8 (3.20%) LANDesk
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare, 20% bonus
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