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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 143 90 173
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +83
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 117 204 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.71% 2.74% 0.99%
As % of the System Software category 16.69% 28.53% 11.74%
Number of salaries quoted 83 166 58
Average salary £28,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.41% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,300 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £46,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
701 715 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.26% 9.61% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 532 570 493
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% -12.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -39 65 £35,500 +5.97% 9
Cheshire -14 35 £24,000 -22.58% 6
Lancashire +9 10 £19,000 -56.57% 2
Merseyside -13 5 £35,000 +48.93% 6
Cumbria -13 2 £23,500 -38.96%
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 202 (85.96%) Windows
2 170 (72.34%) VMware
3 134 (57.02%) Microsoft
4 133 (56.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 120 (51.06%) Active Directory
6 98 (41.70%) MS Exchange
7 89 (37.87%) Cisco
8 87 (37.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 80 (34.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 75 (31.91%) SAN
11 68 (28.94%) DNS
12 63 (26.81%) Microsoft Certification
13 62 (26.38%) Exchange Server 2010
14 61 (25.96%) HP
15 59 (25.11%) Citrix
16 58 (24.68%) SQL Server
16 58 (24.68%) Exchange Server 2013
17 56 (23.83%) DHCP
18 55 (23.40%) NetApp
19 54 (22.98%) MS Excel
20 52 (22.13%) ITIL
21 51 (21.70%) Firewall
22 49 (20.85%) MCSE
23 48 (20.43%) VPN
24 42 (17.87%) TCP/IP
25 40 (17.02%) Data Centre
26 39 (16.60%) WAN
27 38 (16.17%) Linux
27 38 (16.17%) SQL
27 38 (16.17%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 98 (41.70%) MS Exchange
2 62 (26.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 58 (24.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 24 (10.21%) WebLogic
4 24 (10.21%) WebSphere
5 22 (9.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (8.94%) IIS
7 16 (6.81%) Lync
8 14 (5.96%) SharePoint
9 13 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (2.13%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (1.70%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.43%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 54 (22.98%) MS Excel
2 21 (8.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Agresso
2 1 (0.43%) MFGPRO
2 1 (0.43%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.43%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 31 (13.19%) Office 365
2 24 (10.21%) IBM PureFlex
3 7 (2.98%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.28%) SaaS
6 3 (1.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (31.91%) SAN
2 68 (28.94%) DNS
3 56 (23.83%) DHCP
4 51 (21.70%) Firewall
5 48 (20.43%) VPN
6 42 (17.87%) TCP/IP
7 39 (16.60%) WAN
8 37 (15.74%) LAN
9 21 (8.94%) Wireless
10 16 (6.81%) VLAN
11 15 (6.38%) NAS
12 12 (5.11%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (4.68%) VoIP
14 10 (4.26%) ADSL
14 10 (4.26%) VDSL
15 7 (2.98%) Internet
16 6 (2.55%) MPLS
16 6 (2.55%) iSCSI
17 5 (2.13%) Network Security
17 5 (2.13%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.06%) Oracle Database
3 24 (10.21%) Relational Database
3 24 (10.21%) Oracle Exadata
3 24 (10.21%) DB2
3 24 (10.21%) RDBMS
4 14 (5.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.13%) JIRA
1 5 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (5.96%) Finance
2 11 (4.68%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.98%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.70%) Legal
5 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.43%) Advertising
6 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (28.09%) Support Engineer
2 39 (16.60%) IT Support
3 33 (14.04%) Architect
4 30 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 28 (11.91%) IT Support Engineer
5 28 (11.91%) Infrastructure Architect
6 26 (11.06%) 3rd Line Support
7 25 (10.64%) Solutions Architect
7 25 (10.64%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 23 (9.79%) Analyst
9 18 (7.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 16 (6.81%) 2nd Line Support
11 15 (6.38%) Consultant
12 14 (5.96%) IT Manager
13 11 (4.68%) Desktop Support
13 11 (4.68%) Technical Support
13 11 (4.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 10 (4.26%) Support Technician
15 9 (3.83%) Infrastructure Specialist
15 9 (3.83%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.64%) Middleware
2 24 (10.21%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 24 (10.21%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (2.13%) REST
3 5 (2.13%) SOAP
3 5 (2.13%) Web Services
3 5 (2.13%) XML
3 5 (2.13%) EDI
4 4 (1.70%) JSP
4 4 (1.70%) J2EE
5 3 (1.28%) COM
6 1 (0.43%) RSS
6 1 (0.43%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.43%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 40 (17.02%) Data Centre
2 27 (11.49%) FlexPod
3 18 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.26%) Clustering
5 6 (2.55%) Fat Client
5 6 (2.55%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.28%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.85%) iPhone
7 2 (0.85%) EqualLogic
7 2 (0.85%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.85%) Replication
8 1 (0.43%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.43%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.43%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.43%) Handset
8 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.43%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 202 (85.96%) Windows
2 87 (37.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 80 (34.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (16.17%) Windows 7
4 38 (16.17%) Linux
5 34 (14.47%) Windows XP
6 33 (14.04%) Windows 8
7 25 (10.64%) AIX
7 25 (10.64%) Solaris
8 24 (10.21%) HPUX
8 24 (10.21%) OS/400
8 24 (10.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (10.21%) zOS
8 24 (10.21%) SUSE
9 19 (8.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (4.68%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.70%) Android
11 4 (1.70%) Debian
11 4 (1.70%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (22.13%) ITIL
2 38 (16.17%) Mentoring
3 33 (14.04%) Infrastructure Management
4 29 (12.34%) Business Continuity
5 25 (10.64%) Coaching
6 24 (10.21%) Converged Infrastructure
7 21 (8.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (7.66%) Change Management
9 14 (5.96%) Migration
10 12 (5.11%) ERP
10 12 (5.11%) Project Management
11 11 (4.68%) Problem Management
12 9 (3.83%) Network Design
12 9 (3.83%) Mobile Device Management
13 6 (2.55%) Line Management
13 6 (2.55%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (2.55%) Incident Management
14 5 (2.13%) Risk Management
14 5 (2.13%) E-Commerce
14 5 (2.13%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (16.17%) SQL
2 25 (10.64%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.13%) VBScript
3 5 (2.13%) VB
3 5 (2.13%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.70%) Java
5 2 (0.85%) C
5 2 (0.85%) R
6 1 (0.43%) VBA
6 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (26.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (20.85%) MCSE
3 35 (14.89%) MCITP
4 32 (13.62%) MCP
5 30 (12.77%) MCTS
6 28 (11.91%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (11.91%) MCSA
6 28 (11.91%) CCNA
7 17 (7.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (3.83%) JNCIA
9 8 (3.40%) Degree
10 7 (2.98%) VCAP
10 7 (2.98%) VCDX
11 6 (2.55%) NCDA
11 6 (2.55%) CCA
11 6 (2.55%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (1.70%) Security Cleared
13 3 (1.28%) CCNP
13 3 (1.28%) NCIE
14 2 (0.85%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.38%) SLA
2 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 133 (56.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 120 (51.06%) Active Directory
3 26 (11.06%) vSphere
4 24 (10.21%) KVM
5 18 (7.66%) XenApp
6 12 (5.11%) XenServer
6 12 (5.11%) XenDesktop
7 9 (3.83%) vCloud
8 6 (2.55%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.70%) pfSense
9 4 (1.70%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (1.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (1.70%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.85%) Firmware
10 2 (0.85%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.43%) Cronacle
11 1 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (10.64%) Tivoli
2 23 (9.79%) SCCM
3 11 (4.68%) SCOM
4 9 (3.83%) SCVMM
5 5 (2.13%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.13%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (1.70%) ARCserve
6 4 (1.70%) ZABBIX
7 3 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.28%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (0.85%) WSUS
8 2 (0.85%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.85%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.85%) SnapMirror
9 1 (0.43%) SnapVault
9 1 (0.43%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.43%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.43%) Foglight
Vendors
1 170 (72.34%) VMware
2 134 (57.02%) Microsoft
3 89 (37.87%) Cisco
4 61 (25.96%) HP
5 59 (25.11%) Citrix
6 55 (23.40%) NetApp
7 36 (15.32%) IBM
8 35 (14.89%) Juniper
9 34 (14.47%) EMC
9 34 (14.47%) Symantec
10 32 (13.62%) Oracle
11 25 (10.64%) CheckPoint
12 24 (10.21%) Brocade
12 24 (10.21%) BMC
12 24 (10.21%) CA
12 24 (10.21%) Red Hat
13 22 (9.36%) Dell
14 11 (4.68%) WatchGuard
15 9 (3.83%) Avaya
16 6 (2.55%) Veeam
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