The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 183 236 248
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +12
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 1857 1246 1295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.63% 1.18% 1.12%
As % of the System Software category 15.06% 11.90% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1067 1140
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%

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

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12333 10473 11808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.79% 9.96% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10231 8901 10144
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Hyper-V
Salary Trend

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

Hyper-V Salary Trend in the UK

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hyper-V over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 within the UK.

Hyper-V Salary Histogram in the UK

Hyper-V
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the UK over the 3 months to 18 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
England +52 1766 £38,500 -3.75% 255
South East +43 525 £37,500 - 42
London +44 514 £45,000 - 64
North West +70 192 £33,000 -12.00% 30
Berkshire +41 176 £36,500 -8.75% 11
Surrey +3 148 £40,000 +6.66% 12
East of England +19 147 £37,500 -6.25% 9
West Midlands +15 119 £35,000 - 10
Yorkshire +20 111 £40,000 +33.33% 20
City of London +26 109 £46,250 -2.63% 18
Manchester +48 104 £33,500 +8.06% 24
East Midlands +15 101 £37,500 +4.16% 11
South West +19 96 £35,000 -12.50% 57
Hampshire +7 96 £37,500 +11.11% 8
West Yorkshire 0 79 £40,000 +31.14% 10
Reading +14 74 £55,000 +39.24% 8
Hertfordshire +30 70 £36,375 -9.06% 3
Leeds +2 68 £40,000 +31.14% 7
Birmingham +11 63 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Cambridgeshire +16 59 £37,500 -3.22% 3
Northamptonshire +8 48 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Scotland +1 48 £35,000 -9.67% 13
Cheshire +14 44 £29,250 -18.75% 3
South Yorkshire +20 41 £45,000 +50.00% 8
Buckinghamshire -14 40 £43,750 +9.37% 4
Cambridge +17 39 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Sheffield +14 39 £45,000 +50.00% 6
Oxfordshire +7 37 £27,500 -38.88% 3
Northampton +6 36 £37,500 +29.31% 2
Basingstoke +14 34 £44,000 -7.36% 1

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 2949 (78.45%) Windows
2 2657 (70.68%) VMware
3 2524 (67.15%) Microsoft
4 2048 (54.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1963 (52.22%) Active Directory
6 1468 (39.05%) MS Exchange
7 1372 (36.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 1221 (32.48%) Citrix
9 1148 (30.54%) MS Excel
10 1127 (29.98%) Microsoft Certification
11 1102 (29.32%) Cisco
12 1096 (29.16%) Windows Server 2012
13 1052 (27.99%) SAN
14 930 (24.74%) Firewall
15 908 (24.16%) SQL
16 907 (24.13%) SQL Server
17 868 (23.09%) DNS
18 824 (21.92%) Windows Server 2003
19 795 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2010
20 745 (19.82%) MCSE
21 735 (19.55%) HP
22 675 (17.96%) SCCM
23 668 (17.77%) ITIL
24 588 (15.64%) Linux
25 567 (15.08%) DHCP
26 550 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
27 547 (14.55%) TCP/IP
28 546 (14.53%) SharePoint
29 530 (14.10%) XenApp
30 507 (13.49%) WAN

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1468 (39.05%) MS Exchange
2 795 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 550 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 546 (14.53%) SharePoint
5 503 (13.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 412 (10.96%) Lync
7 400 (10.64%) IIS
8 349 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2003
9 115 (3.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 86 (2.29%) Apache
10 86 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2000
11 79 (2.10%) SharePoint Server
12 70 (1.86%) Tomcat
13 50 (1.33%) WebSphere
13 50 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
13 50 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
14 42 (1.12%) Office Communications Server
15 35 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
16 33 (0.88%) WebLogic
17 19 (0.51%) CMS
Applications
1 1148 (30.54%) MS Excel
2 477 (12.69%) MS Office
3 28 (0.74%) MS Project
4 24 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.37%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.080%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.027%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.027%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.027%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 54 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.32%) SAP Business One
4 12 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 10 (0.27%) Sage 1000
6 9 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (0.24%) Summit
7 7 (0.19%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.16%) Agresso
8 6 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.080%) Epicor Vantage
10 2 (0.053%) Sophis RISQUE
10 2 (0.053%) MFGPRO
10 2 (0.053%) Dynamics GP
11 1 (0.027%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 411 (10.93%) Office 365
2 223 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 77 (2.05%) IaaS
4 48 (1.28%) SaaS
5 46 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
6 42 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
7 40 (1.06%) PaaS
8 5 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.13%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.080%) GitHub
9 3 (0.080%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.053%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1052 (27.99%) SAN
2 930 (24.74%) Firewall
3 868 (23.09%) DNS
4 567 (15.08%) DHCP
5 547 (14.55%) TCP/IP
6 507 (13.49%) WAN
7 466 (12.40%) LAN
8 345 (9.18%) VPN
9 244 (6.49%) NAS
10 193 (5.13%) VLAN
11 170 (4.52%) VoIP
12 150 (3.99%) Cisco ASA
12 150 (3.99%) Internet
13 149 (3.96%) Wireless
14 147 (3.91%) iSCSI
15 137 (3.64%) SSL
16 115 (3.06%) NetScaler
17 92 (2.45%) Unified Communications
18 71 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
19 70 (1.86%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 907 (24.13%) SQL Server
2 225 (5.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 149 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 113 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
5 109 (2.90%) MySQL
6 71 (1.89%) Oracle Database
7 57 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 53 (1.41%) Big Data
9 51 (1.36%) SQL Server 2000
10 37 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
11 32 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
12 31 (0.82%) Relational Database
13 22 (0.59%) NoSQL
14 21 (0.56%) RDBMS
15 16 (0.43%) DB2
16 15 (0.40%) Oracle Exadata
16 15 (0.40%) Hadoop
16 15 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 15 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (0.37%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 54 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 39 (1.04%) Visual Studio
3 24 (0.64%) MSI
4 19 (0.51%) MSTest
4 19 (0.51%) NUnit
5 16 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 16 (0.43%) MSBuild
5 16 (0.43%) WiX
6 15 (0.40%) NuGet
6 15 (0.40%) Ranorex
7 14 (0.37%) Subversion
8 10 (0.27%) ReSharper
8 10 (0.27%) Selenium
9 9 (0.24%) FogBugz
10 6 (0.16%) Git (software)
11 5 (0.13%) GDB
11 5 (0.13%) WinDbg
12 4 (0.11%) Ant
12 4 (0.11%) JIRA
13 3 (0.080%) SoapUI
General
1 316 (8.41%) Finance
2 119 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 109 (2.90%) Retail
4 60 (1.60%) Law
5 58 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 55 (1.46%) Marketing
7 50 (1.33%) Advertising
8 46 (1.22%) Banking
9 42 (1.12%) Legal
10 40 (1.06%) Military
11 29 (0.77%) Electronics
12 24 (0.64%) Publishing
13 15 (0.40%) Financial Institution
14 14 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (0.35%) Back Office
16 12 (0.32%) French Language
16 12 (0.32%) German Language
17 10 (0.27%) Billing
18 9 (0.24%) Multimedia
19 8 (0.21%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 568 (15.11%) Support Engineer
2 524 (13.94%) Consultant
3 461 (12.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 366 (9.74%) Architect
5 363 (9.66%) Analyst
6 308 (8.19%) 3rd Line Support
7 251 (6.68%) Administrator
8 217 (5.77%) IT Support
9 192 (5.11%) Systems Engineer
10 190 (5.05%) Systems Administrator
11 159 (4.23%) Technical Support
12 154 (4.10%) Technical Consultant
13 152 (4.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 141 (3.75%) Support Analyst
15 124 (3.30%) Microsoft Consultant
16 123 (3.27%) Server Engineer
17 118 (3.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 116 (3.09%) IT Support Engineer
19 110 (2.93%) 2nd Line Support
20 101 (2.69%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (2.90%) .NET
2 73 (1.94%) Web Services
3 55 (1.46%) HTML
4 54 (1.44%) Application Packaging
5 40 (1.06%) XML
6 34 (0.90%) COM
7 33 (0.88%) CSS
8 22 (0.59%) Middleware
9 21 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
10 19 (0.51%) ASP.NET
11 18 (0.48%) LAMP
12 17 (0.45%) jQuery
12 17 (0.45%) .NET Framework
13 16 (0.43%) X-Windows
14 13 (0.35%) Software Packaging
15 11 (0.29%) MDX
15 11 (0.29%) JSON
16 9 (0.24%) LINQ
16 9 (0.24%) WPF
16 9 (0.24%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 382 (10.16%) Clustering
2 187 (4.97%) Blackberry
3 172 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
4 127 (3.38%) Replication
5 99 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 88 (2.34%) EqualLogic
7 70 (1.86%) PKI
8 54 (1.44%) FlexPod
9 50 (1.33%) Open Source
10 46 (1.22%) Fat Client
10 46 (1.22%) Thin Client
11 42 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
11 42 (1.12%) Computer Science
11 42 (1.12%) Client/Server
12 40 (1.06%) iPhone
13 36 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
14 31 (0.82%) Hedge funds
15 24 (0.64%) Celerra
16 23 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
17 20 (0.53%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2949 (78.45%) Windows
2 1372 (36.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1096 (29.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 824 (21.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 588 (15.64%) Linux
6 459 (12.21%) Windows 7
7 303 (8.06%) Windows 8
8 273 (7.26%) Windows XP
9 180 (4.79%) UNIX
10 98 (2.61%) Solaris
11 71 (1.89%) Windows Vista
12 68 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 56 (1.49%) AIX
14 49 (1.30%) Ubuntu
15 43 (1.14%) CentOS
16 42 (1.12%) Android
17 37 (0.98%) Debian
18 34 (0.90%) Mac OS X
18 34 (0.90%) HPUX
19 28 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 668 (17.77%) ITIL
2 301 (8.01%) Disaster Recovery
3 254 (6.76%) Project Management
4 247 (6.57%) Migration
5 141 (3.75%) Load Balancing
6 137 (3.64%) Mentoring
7 117 (3.11%) Service Delivery
7 117 (3.11%) Agile Software Development
8 113 (3.01%) Performance Tuning
9 102 (2.71%) Change Management
10 96 (2.55%) Data Protection
11 95 (2.53%) Business Intelligence
11 95 (2.53%) Change Control
12 94 (2.50%) ERP
13 88 (2.34%) Service Management
14 87 (2.31%) Configuration Management
14 87 (2.31%) PRINCE2
15 86 (2.29%) CRM
16 84 (2.23%) Time Management
17 80 (2.13%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 908 (24.16%) SQL
2 486 (12.93%) PowerShell
3 88 (2.34%) VBScript
3 88 (2.34%) C#
4 84 (2.23%) Perl
5 81 (2.15%) Python
6 77 (2.05%) C
7 75 (2.00%) VB
8 64 (1.70%) Java
9 54 (1.44%) PHP
10 52 (1.38%) Shell Script
11 45 (1.20%) Ruby
12 41 (1.09%) JavaScript
12 41 (1.09%) C++
13 38 (1.01%) Bash Shell
14 37 (0.98%) T-SQL
15 8 (0.21%) Delphi
16 7 (0.19%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.13%) MATLAB
18 4 (0.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1127 (29.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 745 (19.82%) MCSE
3 490 (13.04%) MCITP
4 422 (11.23%) Cisco Certification
5 377 (10.03%) MCSA
6 373 (9.92%) CCNA
7 347 (9.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 293 (7.79%) MCP
9 280 (7.45%) Degree
10 259 (6.89%) Security Cleared
11 245 (6.52%) Citrix Certification
12 234 (6.23%) MCTS
13 215 (5.72%) SC Cleared
14 184 (4.89%) CCA
15 88 (2.34%) CCNP
16 74 (1.97%) NCDA
17 72 (1.92%) NCIE
18 62 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
19 52 (1.38%) CCEE
20 50 (1.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 203 (5.40%) SLA
2 63 (1.68%) QA
3 62 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (0.56%) ISO 9001
5 15 (0.40%) COBIT
6 13 (0.35%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.13%) BS7799
9 3 (0.080%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 3 (0.080%) GAMP
9 3 (0.080%) GCP
9 3 (0.080%) GMP
10 2 (0.053%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2048 (54.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1963 (52.22%) Active Directory
3 530 (14.10%) XenApp
4 392 (10.43%) XenDesktop
5 368 (9.79%) vSphere
6 244 (6.49%) VMware ESX
7 225 (5.99%) XenServer
8 152 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
9 145 (3.86%) Microsoft App-V
10 115 (3.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 101 (2.69%) Terminal Services
12 91 (2.42%) Forefront TMG
13 75 (2.00%) UAG
14 66 (1.76%) Xen
15 65 (1.73%) KVM
16 63 (1.68%) vCloud
17 61 (1.62%) NFS
18 56 (1.49%) ISA Server
19 35 (0.93%) Terminal Server
20 25 (0.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 675 (17.96%) SCCM
2 411 (10.93%) SCOM
3 211 (5.61%) SCVMM
4 195 (5.19%) Backup Exec
5 165 (4.39%) WSUS
6 83 (2.21%) NetBackup
7 60 (1.60%) Norton AntiVirus
8 54 (1.44%) SCDPM
9 49 (1.30%) Puppet
10 48 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 48 (1.28%) SCOrch
11 47 (1.25%) Nagios
12 44 (1.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 41 (1.09%) ARCserve
13 41 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
14 36 (0.96%) SCSM
15 32 (0.85%) MOM
16 25 (0.67%) Tivoli
17 19 (0.51%) Legato
18 17 (0.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 2657 (70.68%) VMware
2 2524 (67.15%) Microsoft
3 1221 (32.48%) Citrix
4 1102 (29.32%) Cisco
5 735 (19.55%) HP
6 458 (12.18%) NetApp
7 341 (9.07%) Dell
8 257 (6.84%) EMC
9 240 (6.38%) Oracle
10 233 (6.20%) Symantec
11 154 (4.10%) Juniper
12 147 (3.91%) Red Hat
13 130 (3.46%) IBM
14 115 (3.06%) Veeam
15 108 (2.87%) CheckPoint
16 103 (2.74%) SolarWinds
17 92 (2.45%) SonicWALL
18 80 (2.13%) Apple
19 69 (1.84%) CommVault
20 64 (1.70%) Sophos
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £56,000 per annum + bonus + good package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Retford, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £0 to £47000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - pension,healthcare,season ticket loan, o
Posted: 20 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £34500.00 per annum + 3,750pa On-Call + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £21000 - £22000 per annum + Training, Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Pension, Health plan and Life Assurance
Posted: Yesterday