The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 190 255 246
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -9
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 1806 1167 1296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.52% 1.06% 1.04%
As % of the System Software category 15.19% 11.00% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1552 981 1143
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11887 10609 10768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 9.99% 9.60% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9959 8858 9295
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +61 1670 £40,000 - 221
London +56 525 £45,000 -3.74% 63
South East +75 457 £41,500 +3.75% 49
East of England +64 197 £37,500 +1.35% 23
North West +62 145 £32,500 -13.33% 31
Berkshire +18 137 £44,000 -2.22% 19
East Midlands +41 112 £34,750 -12.02% 12
City of London +6 109 £47,500 -13.63% 21
Surrey +50 101 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Yorkshire -27 93 £33,000 -8.33% 10
Manchester +46 92 £32,500 -9.09% 24
West Midlands -22 91 £40,000 -5.88% 16
South West +21 83 £41,500 +15.27% 13
Hampshire +36 76 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Reading +17 74 £47,500 - 13
Hertfordshire +58 72 £39,250 -21.50% 8
West Yorkshire +5 63 £31,000 -3.12% 3
Buckinghamshire +6 56 £43,500 +12.25%
Scotland +30 53 £32,500 +18.18% 10
Wales +39 52 £32,500 +14.03% 2
West Sussex +47 49 £31,000 -50.40% 1
Cambridgeshire +26 49 £37,500 -5.06% 12
Leeds -7 48 £35,000 -15.15% 3
Milton Keynes +23 47 £43,750 +9.37%
Birmingham -19 47 £47,500 +5.55% 5
South Wales +35 43 £34,000 +30.76% 2
Nottinghamshire +20 39 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Nottingham +31 38 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Northamptonshire +7 38 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Cheshire +35 37 £33,000 -12.00% 6

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2561 (78.29%) Windows
2 2323 (71.02%) VMware
3 2189 (66.92%) Microsoft
4 1903 (58.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1771 (54.14%) Active Directory
6 1365 (41.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 1337 (40.87%) MS Exchange
8 1090 (33.32%) MS Excel
9 1085 (33.17%) Citrix
10 1008 (30.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 906 (27.70%) Windows Server 2003
12 904 (27.64%) Cisco
13 889 (27.18%) SAN
14 868 (26.54%) Firewall
15 856 (26.17%) DNS
16 848 (25.92%) Windows Server 2012
17 790 (24.15%) SQL Server
18 739 (22.59%) SQL
19 732 (22.38%) Exchange Server 2010
20 675 (20.64%) MCSE
21 621 (18.99%) HP
22 616 (18.83%) SCCM
23 595 (18.19%) ITIL
24 579 (17.70%) TCP/IP
25 540 (16.51%) DHCP
26 518 (15.84%) Linux
27 499 (15.26%) SharePoint
28 488 (14.92%) MCITP
29 470 (14.37%) XenApp
30 456 (13.94%) vSphere

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1337 (40.87%) MS Exchange
2 732 (22.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 499 (15.26%) SharePoint
4 448 (13.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 406 (12.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 381 (11.65%) IIS
7 352 (10.76%) Lync
8 328 (10.03%) Exchange Server 2003
9 131 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 114 (3.49%) SharePoint 2010
11 89 (2.72%) Apache
12 60 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
13 55 (1.68%) Tomcat
14 52 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2000
15 38 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
16 34 (1.04%) CMS
17 31 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
18 29 (0.89%) SAS
19 28 (0.86%) Office Communications Server
20 21 (0.64%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1090 (33.32%) MS Excel
2 353 (10.79%) MS Office
3 55 (1.68%) MS Project
4 46 (1.41%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.28%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.092%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.031%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 60 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.52%) SAP Business One
3 14 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.34%) Sage 1000
5 7 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
7 4 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.12%) Epicor Vantage
7 4 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.092%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 3 (0.092%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.061%) SalesLogix
9 2 (0.061%) MFGPRO
9 2 (0.061%) Summit
9 2 (0.061%) LatentZero
9 2 (0.061%) Capstone
10 1 (0.031%) Sophis RISQUE
10 1 (0.031%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 262 (8.01%) Office 365
2 142 (4.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 65 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
4 54 (1.65%) SaaS
5 46 (1.41%) IaaS
6 38 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
7 22 (0.67%) PaaS
8 12 (0.37%) Google Apps
9 6 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.061%) GitHub
11 1 (0.031%) Nimbula
11 1 (0.031%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 889 (27.18%) SAN
2 868 (26.54%) Firewall
3 856 (26.17%) DNS
4 579 (17.70%) TCP/IP
5 540 (16.51%) DHCP
6 450 (13.76%) WAN
7 443 (13.54%) LAN
8 370 (11.31%) VPN
9 183 (5.59%) NAS
10 176 (5.38%) iSCSI
11 153 (4.68%) Internet
12 138 (4.22%) Wireless
13 135 (4.13%) VLAN
14 125 (3.82%) SSL
15 114 (3.49%) Cisco ASA
16 111 (3.39%) VoIP
17 81 (2.48%) NetScaler
18 79 (2.42%) Unified Communications
19 75 (2.29%) SMTP
20 62 (1.90%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 790 (24.15%) SQL Server
2 255 (7.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 155 (4.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 113 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 86 (2.63%) MySQL
6 64 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 29 (0.89%) SQL Server 2000
8 28 (0.86%) Oracle Database
9 25 (0.76%) NoSQL
10 24 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (0.64%) Relational Database
12 20 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 10 (0.31%) RDBMS
16 8 (0.24%) MS Access
16 8 (0.24%) OLTP
17 6 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
18 5 (0.15%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 50 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (1.10%) Visual Studio
3 28 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 10 (0.31%) Selenium
5 8 (0.24%) JIRA
6 7 (0.21%) Git (software)
7 6 (0.18%) TestComplete
7 6 (0.18%) Subversion
7 6 (0.18%) FitNesse
8 4 (0.12%) ReSharper
8 4 (0.12%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.061%) Grunt
9 2 (0.061%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 2 (0.061%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.061%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.061%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.061%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.061%) JMeter
10 1 (0.031%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.031%) Hudson
General
1 298 (9.11%) Finance
2 95 (2.90%) Telecoms
3 82 (2.51%) Retail
4 58 (1.77%) Law
5 43 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 41 (1.25%) Legal
7 31 (0.95%) Marketing
8 24 (0.73%) Military
9 22 (0.67%) Back Office
10 21 (0.64%) Advertising
10 21 (0.64%) Banking
11 20 (0.61%) German Language
12 19 (0.58%) Electronics
12 19 (0.58%) Local Government
13 18 (0.55%) Publishing
13 18 (0.55%) Financial Institution
14 17 (0.52%) French Language
15 14 (0.43%) Games
16 12 (0.37%) Billing
17 8 (0.24%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 504 (15.41%) Consultant
2 420 (12.84%) Support Engineer
3 323 (9.87%) Analyst
4 258 (7.89%) Administrator
5 256 (7.83%) Architect
6 252 (7.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 233 (7.12%) 3rd Line Support
7 233 (7.12%) Systems Engineer
8 227 (6.94%) Systems Administrator
9 182 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
10 179 (5.47%) IT Support
11 140 (4.28%) Technical Support
12 137 (4.19%) Support Analyst
13 121 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
14 113 (3.45%) Microsoft Consultant
15 104 (3.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 98 (3.00%) Server Engineer
17 90 (2.75%) Technical Architect
18 79 (2.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
19 73 (2.23%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (3.79%) Web Services
2 118 (3.61%) .NET
3 46 (1.41%) XML
4 43 (1.31%) HTML
5 29 (0.89%) COM
6 27 (0.83%) .NET Framework
7 23 (0.70%) WSH
8 17 (0.52%) Middleware
8 17 (0.52%) JSON
9 16 (0.49%) Application Packaging
10 15 (0.46%) ASP.NET
11 14 (0.43%) jQuery
11 14 (0.43%) LAMP
12 13 (0.40%) WebSphere MQ
13 12 (0.37%) SAML
14 10 (0.31%) WCF
15 9 (0.28%) LINQ
16 8 (0.24%) CSS
17 7 (0.21%) HTML5
18 6 (0.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 356 (10.88%) Clustering
2 173 (5.29%) Replication
3 146 (4.46%) Blackberry
4 79 (2.42%) Management Information System
5 65 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
6 64 (1.96%) EqualLogic
7 62 (1.90%) PKI
8 59 (1.80%) Enterprise Storage
9 52 (1.59%) Computer Science
10 45 (1.38%) Open Source
11 38 (1.16%) Client/Server
11 38 (1.16%) iPhone
12 36 (1.10%) Hedge funds
13 31 (0.95%) Thin Client
13 31 (0.95%) Fat Client
14 27 (0.83%) CLARiiON
14 27 (0.83%) Celerra
15 22 (0.67%) Firmware
16 20 (0.61%) iPad
17 16 (0.49%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2561 (78.29%) Windows
2 1365 (41.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 906 (27.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 848 (25.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 518 (15.84%) Linux
6 410 (12.53%) Windows 7
7 267 (8.16%) Windows 8
8 213 (6.51%) UNIX
9 176 (5.38%) Windows XP
10 97 (2.97%) Solaris
11 51 (1.56%) AIX
12 50 (1.53%) Windows Vista
13 46 (1.41%) CentOS
14 45 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 41 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
16 40 (1.22%) Mac OS X
17 33 (1.01%) HPUX
18 27 (0.83%) Android
19 26 (0.79%) Ubuntu
20 20 (0.61%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 595 (18.19%) ITIL
2 242 (7.40%) Migration
3 228 (6.97%) Disaster Recovery
4 209 (6.39%) Project Management
5 142 (4.34%) Service Management
6 138 (4.22%) Load Balancing
7 136 (4.16%) Service Delivery
8 117 (3.58%) CRM
9 90 (2.75%) Data Protection
10 88 (2.69%) PRINCE2
10 88 (2.69%) Time Management
11 82 (2.51%) Business Continuity
11 82 (2.51%) Problem Management
12 75 (2.29%) Change Control
13 71 (2.17%) Change Management
14 67 (2.05%) Configuration Management
15 63 (1.93%) Root Cause Analysis
16 57 (1.74%) Infrastructure Management
17 55 (1.68%) TOGAF
18 54 (1.65%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 739 (22.59%) SQL
2 385 (11.77%) PowerShell
3 71 (2.17%) Java
4 67 (2.05%) Perl
5 61 (1.86%) C#
6 53 (1.62%) Shell Script
7 52 (1.59%) C
7 52 (1.59%) PHP
8 48 (1.47%) VB
9 45 (1.38%) VBScript
10 39 (1.19%) JavaScript
11 38 (1.16%) Python
12 31 (0.95%) T-SQL
13 26 (0.79%) Bash Shell
13 26 (0.79%) C++
14 23 (0.70%) VB.NET
15 13 (0.40%) Ruby
16 6 (0.18%) Delphi
17 3 (0.092%) VC++
18 2 (0.061%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1008 (30.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 675 (20.64%) MCSE
3 488 (14.92%) MCITP
4 375 (11.46%) Cisco Certification
5 317 (9.69%) CCNA
6 312 (9.54%) Degree
7 293 (8.96%) MCSA
8 268 (8.19%) MCTS
9 236 (7.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 218 (6.66%) MCP
11 193 (5.90%) Citrix Certification
12 174 (5.32%) Security Cleared
13 128 (3.91%) CCA
14 108 (3.30%) CCNP
15 107 (3.27%) SC Cleared
16 70 (2.14%) CCEE
17 56 (1.71%) DV Cleared
18 45 (1.38%) CCAA
19 44 (1.35%) CCIA
20 40 (1.22%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 182 (5.56%) SLA
2 58 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 57 (1.74%) QA
4 32 (0.98%) ISO 9001
5 17 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 13 (0.40%) COBIT
7 12 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 7 (0.21%) GAMP
8 7 (0.21%) GCP
8 7 (0.21%) GMP
9 5 (0.15%) BS7799
10 2 (0.061%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1903 (58.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1771 (54.14%) Active Directory
3 470 (14.37%) XenApp
4 456 (13.94%) vSphere
5 346 (10.58%) XenDesktop
6 328 (10.03%) XenServer
7 177 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
8 168 (5.14%) VMware ESX
9 141 (4.31%) Microsoft App-V
10 136 (4.16%) Terminal Services
11 103 (3.15%) Xen
12 84 (2.57%) KVM
13 81 (2.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 67 (2.05%) Forefront TMG
15 63 (1.93%) vCloud
16 60 (1.83%) NFS
17 55 (1.68%) UAG
18 40 (1.22%) MetaFrame
19 33 (1.01%) ISA Server
20 28 (0.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 616 (18.83%) SCCM
2 412 (12.60%) SCOM
3 221 (6.76%) Backup Exec
4 201 (6.14%) WSUS
5 146 (4.46%) SCVMM
6 99 (3.03%) NetBackup
7 90 (2.75%) Norton AntiVirus
8 60 (1.83%) ARCserve
9 54 (1.65%) Puppet
10 49 (1.50%) SCSM
11 48 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
12 46 (1.41%) SCDPM
13 39 (1.19%) SCOrch
14 34 (1.04%) HP Data Protector
15 31 (0.95%) MOM
16 28 (0.86%) Nagios
17 27 (0.83%) HP SIM
18 26 (0.79%) Legato
19 24 (0.73%) XenMobile
20 23 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2323 (71.02%) VMware
2 2189 (66.92%) Microsoft
3 1085 (33.17%) Citrix
4 904 (27.64%) Cisco
5 621 (18.99%) HP
6 400 (12.23%) NetApp
7 306 (9.35%) Dell
8 275 (8.41%) Symantec
9 263 (8.04%) EMC
10 166 (5.07%) Oracle
11 132 (4.04%) Juniper
12 120 (3.67%) Veeam
13 115 (3.52%) IBM
14 98 (3.00%) CheckPoint
15 92 (2.81%) Apple
16 83 (2.54%) Sophos
17 78 (2.38%) SonicWALL
18 67 (2.05%) Veritas
19 64 (1.96%) Red Hat
20 59 (1.80%) McAfee
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 31 minutes ago
Ashford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28-32k + car allowance
Posted: 1 hour ago
Farnham, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Training
Posted: 1 hour ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Corporate Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £53,000 per annum Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £53,000 per annum Corporate Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Base+Propects
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £48k - 53k per year + On-Call + Overtime + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum + basic + shift allowance of £5k
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Car Allowance
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Travel
Posted: 19 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago