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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 146 142 134
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 87 122 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.53% 1.88% 2.07%
As % of the System Software category 14.36% 18.46% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 65 97 122
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,400 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
606 661 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.68% 10.18% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 497 503 543
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 -38 31 £27,250 -24.30% 4
Merseyside +24 19 £50,000 +78.57% 5
Cheshire +5 19 £25,500 -25.00% 3
Lancashire +15 14 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Cumbria - 2 £27,500 -
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 159 (84.13%) Windows
2 135 (71.43%) VMware
3 128 (67.72%) Windows Server
4 122 (64.55%) Active Directory
5 111 (58.73%) Microsoft
6 100 (52.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 84 (44.44%) Citrix
7 84 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 69 (36.51%) Cisco
9 67 (35.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 65 (34.39%) MS Exchange
11 59 (31.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 47 (24.87%) ITIL
13 46 (24.34%) MCSE
14 45 (23.81%) DHCP
15 43 (22.75%) DNS
16 42 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
17 40 (21.16%) MS Excel
18 39 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2013
19 38 (20.11%) MCSA
19 38 (20.11%) SAN
20 37 (19.58%) MCITP
21 35 (18.52%) MCTS
21 35 (18.52%) VPN
22 34 (17.99%) TCP/IP
23 33 (17.46%) MCP
23 33 (17.46%) SCCM
24 32 (16.93%) CCNA
24 32 (16.93%) Cisco Certification
25 31 (16.40%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 65 (34.39%) MS Exchange
2 42 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (9.52%) SharePoint
5 17 (8.99%) IIS
6 16 (8.47%) Skype for Business
7 9 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (3.70%) Apache
9 5 (2.65%) nginx
9 5 (2.65%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.06%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
Applications
1 40 (21.16%) MS Excel
2 30 (15.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 30 (15.87%) Office 365
2 16 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.59%) IaaS
5 2 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.06%) PaaS
6 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.53%) Engine Yard
6 1 (0.53%) GitHub
6 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.53%) Heroku
6 1 (0.53%) SaaS
6 1 (0.53%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 45 (23.81%) DHCP
2 43 (22.75%) DNS
3 38 (20.11%) SAN
4 35 (18.52%) VPN
5 34 (17.99%) TCP/IP
6 30 (15.87%) WAN
7 27 (14.29%) LAN
8 21 (11.11%) VoIP
9 19 (10.05%) Firewall
10 12 (6.35%) Network Security
10 12 (6.35%) VLAN
11 8 (4.23%) IPsec
12 7 (3.70%) Wireless
13 6 (3.17%) DDNS
13 6 (3.17%) MPLS
13 6 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (2.65%) Broadband
14 5 (2.65%) MRTG
15 4 (2.12%) Skype
16 3 (1.59%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.40%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.12%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.12%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.06%) MySQL
5 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (5.82%) Finance
2 8 (4.23%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.17%) Banking
4 5 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.59%) French Language
5 3 (1.59%) Publishing
6 2 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.06%) Retail
7 1 (0.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (29.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 38 (20.11%) Support Engineer
3 36 (19.05%) IT Engineer
4 32 (16.93%) IT Support
5 28 (14.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 27 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (13.76%) Systems Engineer
8 25 (13.23%) Analyst
9 22 (11.64%) Infrastructure Support
10 21 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 21 (11.11%) Server Engineer
11 19 (10.05%) IT Support Engineer
12 13 (6.88%) Storage Engineer
13 12 (6.35%) Administrator
13 12 (6.35%) IT Analyst
14 11 (5.82%) Consultant
15 10 (5.29%) 3rd Line Support
15 10 (5.29%) Support Analyst
15 10 (5.29%) Windows Engineer
15 10 (5.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.12%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (1.59%) .NET
2 3 (1.59%) HTML
3 2 (1.06%) CSS
3 2 (1.06%) LAMP
3 2 (1.06%) RESTful
3 2 (1.06%) Web Services
4 1 (0.53%) HTML5
4 1 (0.53%) jQuery
4 1 (0.53%) MCollective
4 1 (0.53%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.70%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.94%) Driving Licence
3 14 (7.41%) Clustering
4 11 (5.82%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.70%) Fat Client
6 7 (3.70%) Thin Client
7 6 (3.17%) EqualLogic
7 6 (3.17%) HP StoreVirtual
7 6 (3.17%) Replication
7 6 (3.17%) RSA SecurID
8 3 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.59%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (1.06%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.06%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.06%) iPad
9 2 (1.06%) iPhone
9 2 (1.06%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 159 (84.13%) Windows
2 128 (67.72%) Windows Server
3 84 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 67 (35.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (15.34%) Windows 7
6 23 (12.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (12.17%) Windows XP
7 15 (7.94%) Linux
8 14 (7.41%) Windows 8
9 10 (5.29%) Windows 10
10 7 (3.70%) Data ONTAP
10 7 (3.70%) Unix
11 6 (3.17%) CentOS
12 5 (2.65%) Debian
12 5 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.59%) AIX
13 3 (1.59%) Android
13 3 (1.59%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.06%) Solaris
14 2 (1.06%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (24.87%) ITIL
2 31 (16.40%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (6.88%) Project Management
4 12 (6.35%) Server Virtualisation
5 11 (5.82%) Mentoring
5 11 (5.82%) Migration
6 10 (5.29%) High Availability
7 9 (4.76%) Service Management
8 8 (4.23%) Configuration Management
8 8 (4.23%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (4.23%) Service Delivery
9 6 (3.17%) Risk Management
10 5 (2.65%) ITIL V3
10 5 (2.65%) Load Balancing
10 5 (2.65%) Presales
10 5 (2.65%) Problem Management
10 5 (2.65%) Process Improvement
10 5 (2.65%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (2.65%) Time Management
11 4 (2.12%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 31 (16.40%) SQL
2 7 (3.70%) C#
2 7 (3.70%) PHP
3 6 (3.17%) Bash Shell
3 6 (3.17%) Python
3 6 (3.17%) Ruby
3 6 (3.17%) VB
3 6 (3.17%) VBScript
4 5 (2.65%) C
4 5 (2.65%) Perl
4 5 (2.65%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.59%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 59 (31.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (24.34%) MCSE
3 38 (20.11%) MCSA
4 37 (19.58%) MCITP
5 35 (18.52%) MCTS
6 33 (17.46%) MCP
7 32 (16.93%) CCNA
7 32 (16.93%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 18 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (8.99%) Degree
11 16 (8.47%) Citrix Certification
12 15 (7.94%) CCA
13 6 (3.17%) NCDA
13 6 (3.17%) Security Cleared
14 5 (2.65%) CCNP
14 5 (2.65%) JNCIP
14 5 (2.65%) JNCIS
15 2 (1.06%) HNC
15 2 (1.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.23%) SLA
System Software
1 122 (64.55%) Active Directory
2 100 (52.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (10.58%) XenApp
4 13 (6.88%) XenServer
5 8 (4.23%) Terminal Services
6 6 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (2.65%) Squid
7 5 (2.65%) Xen
8 4 (2.12%) Varnish
9 3 (1.59%) BitLocker
9 3 (1.59%) vSphere
9 3 (1.59%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.53%) NDS
10 1 (0.53%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.53%) pfSense
10 1 (0.53%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.53%) UAG
Systems Management
1 33 (17.46%) SCCM
2 8 (4.23%) Nagios
3 7 (3.70%) Puppet
4 6 (3.17%) SCVMM
4 6 (3.17%) ServiceCenter
5 5 (2.65%) Munin
5 5 (2.65%) Zenoss
6 4 (2.12%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.12%) SCOM
7 3 (1.59%) AirWatch
8 2 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.06%) SCDPM
8 2 (1.06%) SnapMirror
8 2 (1.06%) SnapVault
8 2 (1.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.53%) Ansible
9 1 (0.53%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.53%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.53%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 135 (71.43%) VMware
2 111 (58.73%) Microsoft
3 84 (44.44%) Citrix
4 69 (36.51%) Cisco
5 26 (13.76%) HP
6 23 (12.17%) NetApp
7 12 (6.35%) 3PAR
8 9 (4.76%) Symantec
9 7 (3.70%) Avaya
10 6 (3.17%) Dell
10 6 (3.17%) Veeam
11 5 (2.65%) F5
11 5 (2.65%) Juniper
11 5 (2.65%) Remedy
11 5 (2.65%) SaltStack
12 4 (2.12%) Sophos
13 3 (1.59%) Apple
13 3 (1.59%) Intel Security
13 3 (1.59%) Oracle
13 3 (1.59%) Veritas
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