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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 93 167 144
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -23
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 195 72 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.65% 1.05% 1.56%
As % of the System Software category 27.46% 12.35% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 159 59 96
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,450 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -2.59%
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
710 583 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.66% 8.49% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 561 490 562
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,850 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 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
(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 +47 106 £33,500 +8.06% 22
Cheshire +16 44 £29,250 -18.75% 3
Merseyside +16 29 £23,500 -60.83% 1
Cumbria - 9 £38,500 -
Lancashire -3 6 £43,750 +8.02%
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 287 (79.28%) Windows
2 252 (69.61%) VMware
3 227 (62.71%) Microsoft
4 192 (53.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 172 (47.51%) Citrix
6 167 (46.13%) Active Directory
7 129 (35.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 123 (33.98%) MS Exchange
9 119 (32.87%) MS Excel
10 117 (32.32%) Microsoft Certification
11 101 (27.90%) Windows Server 2012
12 95 (26.24%) SAN
13 90 (24.86%) Cisco
14 88 (24.31%) XenApp
15 87 (24.03%) DNS
16 86 (23.76%) Windows Server 2003
17 79 (21.82%) SQL
18 78 (21.55%) XenDesktop
19 77 (21.27%) MCSE
20 75 (20.72%) DHCP
21 67 (18.51%) Windows 7
22 65 (17.96%) ITIL
23 59 (16.30%) IIS
23 59 (16.30%) MCITP
24 58 (16.02%) Exchange Server 2010
25 57 (15.75%) NetApp
26 56 (15.47%) Firewall
27 55 (15.19%) Citrix Certification
27 55 (15.19%) LAN
27 55 (15.19%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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
1 123 (33.98%) MS Exchange
2 59 (16.30%) IIS
3 58 (16.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 41 (11.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 37 (10.22%) SharePoint
6 36 (9.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 35 (9.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 31 (8.56%) Lync
9 6 (1.66%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.66%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (1.66%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.10%) TPMS
10 4 (1.10%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.55%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.55%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (0.55%) Apache
12 1 (0.28%) Site Server
12 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 119 (32.87%) MS Excel
2 35 (9.67%) MS Office
3 3 (0.83%) MS Project
4 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.76%) Sage 1000
2 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 41 (11.33%) Office 365
2 17 (4.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.55%) IaaS
5 1 (0.28%) SaaS
5 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (26.24%) SAN
2 87 (24.03%) DNS
3 75 (20.72%) DHCP
4 56 (15.47%) Firewall
5 55 (15.19%) LAN
5 55 (15.19%) WAN
6 50 (13.81%) TCP/IP
7 40 (11.05%) NAS
8 24 (6.63%) NetScaler
8 24 (6.63%) VPN
9 21 (5.80%) iSCSI
10 18 (4.97%) Wi-Fi
10 18 (4.97%) VLAN
11 13 (3.59%) Unified Communications
12 10 (2.76%) VoIP
13 8 (2.21%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (2.21%) Internet
14 7 (1.93%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (1.93%) Cisco Nexus
15 5 (1.38%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (12.98%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (4.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (4.42%) Big Data
5 9 (2.49%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.21%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.66%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.66%) Oracle Exadata
7 6 (1.66%) DB2
8 5 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.10%) MySQL
10 3 (0.83%) MS Access
11 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.28%) JIRA
General
1 21 (5.80%) Manufacturing
2 17 (4.70%) Finance
3 9 (2.49%) Marketing
4 5 (1.38%) Law
5 2 (0.55%) Legal
5 2 (0.55%) Billing
6 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (16.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 60 (16.57%) Support Engineer
3 45 (12.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 30 (8.29%) Architect
5 29 (8.01%) Analyst
6 26 (7.18%) Consultant
7 22 (6.08%) Citrix Engineer
8 20 (5.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 18 (4.97%) IT Support
10 17 (4.70%) Server Support
10 17 (4.70%) 2nd Line Support
11 16 (4.42%) 1st Line Support
11 16 (4.42%) Network Engineer
11 16 (4.42%) Enterprise Architect
12 14 (3.87%) Citrix Support
13 13 (3.59%) Systems Engineer
13 13 (3.59%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (3.31%) Service Analyst
15 11 (3.04%) IT Support Engineer
16 10 (2.76%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.21%) .NET
2 6 (1.66%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (1.66%) Middleware
3 2 (0.55%) COM
3 2 (0.55%) Web Services
4 1 (0.28%) WSH
4 1 (0.28%) SOAP
4 1 (0.28%) NHibernate
4 1 (0.28%) WCF
4 1 (0.28%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.28%) jQuery
4 1 (0.28%) RESTful
4 1 (0.28%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.70%) Clustering
2 16 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (3.31%) EqualLogic
5 11 (3.04%) FlexPod
6 8 (2.21%) Replication
7 5 (1.38%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.38%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.38%) Fat Client
7 5 (1.38%) iPhone
8 4 (1.10%) PKI
8 4 (1.10%) CMDB
9 3 (0.83%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.55%) Celerra
10 2 (0.55%) Statistics
10 2 (0.55%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.28%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 287 (79.28%) Windows
2 129 (35.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 101 (27.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 86 (23.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 67 (18.51%) Windows 7
6 45 (12.43%) Windows XP
7 42 (11.60%) Linux
8 27 (7.46%) Windows 8
9 16 (4.42%) UNIX
10 9 (2.49%) Windows 2000
11 7 (1.93%) SUSE
11 7 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.66%) zOS
12 6 (1.66%) AIX
12 6 (1.66%) HPUX
12 6 (1.66%) Solaris
12 6 (1.66%) OS/400
13 5 (1.38%) Android
14 3 (0.83%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (17.96%) ITIL
2 27 (7.46%) Mentoring
3 25 (6.91%) Migration
4 19 (5.25%) ERP
4 19 (5.25%) CRM
5 18 (4.97%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (4.70%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (3.87%) Project Management
8 13 (3.59%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (3.59%) Test Scripting
9 12 (3.31%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (3.04%) Change Management
10 11 (3.04%) Infrastructure Management
11 10 (2.76%) High Availability
11 10 (2.76%) Problem Management
12 9 (2.49%) Service Management
12 9 (2.49%) Service Delivery
13 8 (2.21%) Incident Management
13 8 (2.21%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (2.21%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 79 (21.82%) SQL
2 25 (6.91%) PowerShell
3 14 (3.87%) C#
4 11 (3.04%) C
5 9 (2.49%) C++
6 5 (1.38%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.55%) PHP
7 2 (0.55%) VBScript
7 2 (0.55%) VB
7 2 (0.55%) Java
8 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.28%) Perl
8 1 (0.28%) Delphi
8 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 117 (32.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 77 (21.27%) MCSE
3 59 (16.30%) MCITP
4 55 (15.19%) Citrix Certification
5 50 (13.81%) MCTS
6 47 (12.98%) Cisco Certification
7 45 (12.43%) CCA
8 42 (11.60%) MCP
9 41 (11.33%) CCNA
10 34 (9.39%) MCSA
11 33 (9.12%) Degree
12 31 (8.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (3.31%) SC Cleared
13 12 (3.31%) Security Cleared
14 10 (2.76%) NCDA
15 8 (2.21%) CCNP
16 4 (1.10%) VCP5
16 4 (1.10%) NCIE
16 4 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (1.10%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.25%) QA
2 13 (3.59%) SLA
3 7 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.38%) BS7799
5 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 192 (53.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 167 (46.13%) Active Directory
3 88 (24.31%) XenApp
4 78 (21.55%) XenDesktop
5 49 (13.54%) vSphere
6 23 (6.35%) XenServer
7 9 (2.49%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (2.21%) VMware ESX
9 7 (1.93%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (1.66%) KVM
11 5 (1.38%) NFS
11 5 (1.38%) Terminal Services
12 4 (1.10%) vCloud
12 4 (1.10%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.83%) Xen
13 3 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.55%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.55%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 54 (14.92%) SCCM
2 39 (10.77%) SCOM
3 27 (7.46%) SCVMM
4 18 (4.97%) Backup Exec
5 6 (1.66%) WSUS
5 6 (1.66%) Tivoli
6 5 (1.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (1.38%) SCDPM
7 3 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.55%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.55%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.28%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.28%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.28%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 252 (69.61%) VMware
2 227 (62.71%) Microsoft
3 172 (47.51%) Citrix
4 90 (24.86%) Cisco
5 57 (15.75%) NetApp
6 52 (14.36%) HP
7 24 (6.63%) Symantec
7 24 (6.63%) Dell
7 24 (6.63%) EMC
8 17 (4.70%) Avaya
8 17 (4.70%) Juniper
9 16 (4.42%) Veeam
10 13 (3.59%) Sophos
11 12 (3.31%) McAfee
11 12 (3.31%) Oracle
12 11 (3.04%) SAP
12 11 (3.04%) CheckPoint
12 11 (3.04%) Sage
13 10 (2.76%) Fortinet
14 8 (2.21%) Red Hat
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