The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 63 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 4 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.73% 0.66% 0.98%
As % of the System Software category 5.41% 5.26% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £60,000 £41,250 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -43.10%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.31% -0.65%
Hyper-V
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
74 76 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 13.55% 12.58% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 60 71 46
Average salary £36,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £34,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Hyper-V Salary Trend in Slough

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 9 (81.82%) SAN
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Citrix
4 6 (54.55%) HP
4 6 (54.55%) Dell
4 6 (54.55%) EMC
4 6 (54.55%) NetApp
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (45.45%) Symantec
5 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) MCSE
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (45.45%) XenApp
5 5 (45.45%) XenServer
5 5 (45.45%) XenDesktop
5 5 (45.45%) Veeam
5 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (45.45%) PlateSpin
5 5 (45.45%) VMware ESX
5 5 (45.45%) MCTS
5 5 (45.45%) MCITP
5 5 (45.45%) NetBackup
5 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (45.45%) vSphere
5 5 (45.45%) EqualLogic

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Support
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) EqualLogic
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) OpenUP
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (45.45%) MCTS
1 5 (45.45%) MCITP
1 5 (45.45%) NCDA
1 5 (45.45%) NCIE
1 5 (45.45%) VCAP
1 5 (45.45%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) XenApp
2 5 (45.45%) XenServer
2 5 (45.45%) XenDesktop
2 5 (45.45%) vSphere
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) VMware ESX
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (9.09%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) NetBackup
1 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
2 2 (18.18%) WSUS
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM
3 1 (9.09%) SCOM
3 1 (9.09%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Citrix
4 6 (54.55%) NetApp
4 6 (54.55%) HP
4 6 (54.55%) Dell
4 6 (54.55%) EMC
5 5 (45.45%) Symantec
5 5 (45.45%) PlateSpin
5 5 (45.45%) Veeam
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco
7 1 (9.09%) Juniper