The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 61 59 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 15 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.03% 0.73% 0.63%
As % of the System Software category 17.05% 6.17% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £27,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.63%
Hyper-V
South Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
88 81 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.92% 11.79% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 63 67 24
Average salary £35,000 £31,400 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.46% -26.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Hyper-V Salary Trend in Sheffield

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Hyper-V Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 37 (97.37%) Microsoft
2 36 (94.74%) VMware
3 34 (89.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (81.58%) Citrix
5 30 (78.95%) Active Directory
6 26 (68.42%) Windows
7 23 (60.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (55.26%) XenDesktop
9 17 (44.74%) Office 365
9 17 (44.74%) SAN
9 17 (44.74%) ITIL
9 17 (44.74%) SQL
10 16 (42.11%) vSphere
10 16 (42.11%) SCCM
11 15 (39.47%) SCOM
11 15 (39.47%) XenApp
11 15 (39.47%) Lync
11 15 (39.47%) Change Management
12 14 (36.84%) MS Office
12 14 (36.84%) CommVault
12 14 (36.84%) NetApp
12 14 (36.84%) SLA
12 14 (36.84%) SCVMM
13 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
14 12 (31.58%) EMC
14 12 (31.58%) Cisco
14 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
15 11 (28.95%) High Availability
15 11 (28.95%) VMware ESXi
16 10 (26.32%) NCDA

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 15 (39.47%) Lync
2 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
3 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (36.84%) MS Office
2 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 17 (44.74%) Office 365
2 10 (26.32%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) SAN
2 10 (26.32%) WAAS
2 10 (26.32%) Unified Communications
2 10 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (15.79%) Firewall
4 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.89%) LAN
4 3 (7.89%) WAN
5 2 (5.26%) VPN
5 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.63%) Wireless
6 1 (2.63%) IPsec
6 1 (2.63%) Broadband
6 1 (2.63%) DNS
6 1 (2.63%) Internet
6 1 (2.63%) MPLS
6 1 (2.63%) DHCP
6 1 (2.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
1 2 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 9 (23.68%) Citrix Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (13.16%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 5 (13.16%) Storage Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Technology Consultant
4 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Virtualisation Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Storage Solutions Architect
4 5 (13.16%) FlexPod Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.89%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Citrix Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) XMPP
2 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) CLARiiON
1 5 (13.16%) Celerra
1 5 (13.16%) FlexPod
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (68.42%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Vista
5 2 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) ITIL
2 15 (39.47%) Change Management
3 11 (28.95%) High Availability
4 10 (26.32%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.26%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.26%) Network Management
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.63%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.63%) ITSM
6 1 (2.63%) Data Management
6 1 (2.63%) Content Management
6 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.63%) CRM
6 1 (2.63%) Service Management
6 1 (2.63%) Process Management
6 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) SQL
2 10 (26.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (60.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (26.32%) CCA
2 10 (26.32%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (26.32%) NCDA
2 10 (26.32%) NCIE
2 10 (26.32%) VTSP
3 9 (23.68%) MCSE
4 8 (21.05%) MCITP
5 5 (13.16%) VCAP
5 5 (13.16%) CCEE
5 5 (13.16%) CCIA
5 5 (13.16%) CCEA
5 5 (13.16%) MCTS
6 4 (10.53%) MCSA
7 3 (7.89%) MCP
7 3 (7.89%) MCDST
8 1 (2.63%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (36.84%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (89.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (78.95%) Active Directory
3 21 (55.26%) XenDesktop
4 16 (42.11%) vSphere
5 15 (39.47%) XenApp
6 11 (28.95%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (26.32%) vCloud
7 10 (26.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (42.11%) SCCM
2 15 (39.47%) SCOM
3 14 (36.84%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) Microsoft
2 36 (94.74%) VMware
3 31 (81.58%) Citrix
4 14 (36.84%) CommVault
4 14 (36.84%) NetApp
5 12 (31.58%) Cisco
5 12 (31.58%) EMC
6 5 (13.16%) 3PAR
7 2 (5.26%) Dell
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle
8 1 (2.63%) IBM
8 1 (2.63%) HP
8 1 (2.63%) Sophos