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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 197 178 244
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +66
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 1742 1871 1232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.60% 1.62% 1.15%
As % of the System Software category 14.97% 14.86% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1500 1567 1068
Average salary £40,000 £38,625 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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
11636 12591 10783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.68% 10.89% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9782 10418 9178
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

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 3 September 2015 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 3 September 2015. 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 -17 1654 £40,000 +2.56% 256
South East +7 555 £40,000 +6.66% 62
London +7 541 £45,000 - 68
Surrey +39 209 £40,750 +8.66% 19
West Midlands +17 134 £35,000 - 20
North West -60 111 £28,000 -15.78% 22
East of England -32 104 £40,000 +6.66% 20
Hampshire +17 91 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Berkshire -45 87 £40,000 +6.66% 16
Birmingham +19 82 £37,500 -7.12% 9
South West -4 81 £35,000 - 26
City of London -9 81 £45,000 -3.22% 13
Yorkshire -23 78 £34,500 -17.85% 16
Guildford +35 62 £38,500 +18.46% 12
East Midlands -25 61 £39,000 +4.00% 17
Buckinghamshire 0 59 £37,500 -21.05% 5
Manchester -34 59 £34,000 +1.49% 7
Reading -3 53 £40,000 -27.27% 13
West Yorkshire -20 53 £30,000 -25.00% 11
Hertfordshire -28 49 £43,000 +17.80% 11
Oxfordshire +8 43 £37,500 +29.42% 4
Cheshire -16 35 £24,000 -22.58% 8
Kent +17 34 £38,000 +1.33% 9
Leeds -18 34 £33,000 -19.51% 9
Milton Keynes -5 31 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Gloucestershire -1 30 £41,500 +38.33% 1
Egham +23 29 £45,000 +63.63% 1
West Sussex +7 29 £40,750 +42.98% 1
Southampton +17 27 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Scotland -12 26 £37,000 -1.33% 9

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 3046 (81.10%) Windows
2 2745 (73.08%) VMware
3 2316 (61.66%) Microsoft
4 2213 (58.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2015 (53.65%) Active Directory
6 1528 (40.68%) MS Exchange
7 1474 (39.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 1339 (35.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 1208 (32.16%) Cisco
10 1162 (30.94%) Firewall
11 1105 (29.42%) SAN
12 1012 (26.94%) Citrix
13 1005 (26.76%) MS Excel
14 914 (24.33%) Microsoft Certification
15 898 (23.91%) SQL Server
16 859 (22.87%) DNS
17 848 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
18 759 (20.21%) HP
19 749 (19.94%) ITIL
20 741 (19.73%) SQL
21 726 (19.33%) Linux
22 675 (17.97%) WAN
23 667 (17.76%) Windows Server 2003
23 667 (17.76%) SCCM
24 654 (17.41%) DHCP
25 647 (17.23%) MCSE
26 631 (16.80%) LAN
27 617 (16.43%) Office 365
28 605 (16.11%) Exchange Server 2013
29 583 (15.52%) TCP/IP

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 1528 (40.68%) MS Exchange
2 848 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 605 (16.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 540 (14.38%) SharePoint
5 446 (11.87%) IIS
6 412 (10.97%) Exchange Server 2007
7 379 (10.09%) Lync
8 248 (6.60%) Exchange Server 2003
9 140 (3.73%) Apache
10 107 (2.85%) Tomcat
11 99 (2.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 87 (2.32%) WebSphere
13 65 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
14 64 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
15 47 (1.25%) OpenStack
15 47 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
15 47 (1.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 39 (1.04%) Node.js
17 38 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
18 35 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 1005 (26.76%) MS Excel
2 408 (10.86%) MS Office
3 42 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 25 (0.67%) MS Project
5 24 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.080%) SOLIDWORKS
6 3 (0.080%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.027%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.027%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.027%) InDesign
7 1 (0.027%) Revit
7 1 (0.027%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 42 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.69%) RMDS
3 14 (0.37%) SAP Business One
4 12 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 10 (0.27%) Magento
6 9 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
7 8 (0.21%) Agresso
8 6 (0.16%) Sophis RISQUE
8 6 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.11%) Primavera
9 4 (0.11%) MFGPRO
9 4 (0.11%) Teamcenter
10 3 (0.080%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (0.053%) Remedy ITSM
11 2 (0.053%) Cognos Controller
11 2 (0.053%) Line 50
11 2 (0.053%) Summit
11 2 (0.053%) Adaptiv
11 2 (0.053%) Epicor Vantage
11 2 (0.053%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 617 (16.43%) Office 365
2 321 (8.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 184 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
4 87 (2.32%) SaaS
5 83 (2.21%) IaaS
6 65 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
7 31 (0.83%) Mimecast
8 27 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
8 27 (0.72%) Google Apps
9 25 (0.67%) PaaS
10 23 (0.61%) IBM PureFlex
11 14 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (0.37%) SoftLayer
12 9 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
12 9 (0.24%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.19%) IBM SmartCloud
13 7 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
14 6 (0.16%) Route 53
14 6 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1162 (30.94%) Firewall
2 1105 (29.42%) SAN
3 859 (22.87%) DNS
4 675 (17.97%) WAN
5 654 (17.41%) DHCP
6 631 (16.80%) LAN
7 583 (15.52%) TCP/IP
8 373 (9.93%) VPN
9 287 (7.64%) NAS
10 260 (6.92%) VLAN
11 257 (6.84%) iSCSI
12 231 (6.15%) VoIP
13 189 (5.03%) Wireless
14 149 (3.97%) Cisco ASA
15 127 (3.38%) Fibre Channel
16 120 (3.19%) Internet
17 105 (2.80%) Network Security
18 94 (2.50%) HTTP
19 88 (2.34%) Wi-Fi
20 87 (2.32%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 898 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 198 (5.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 142 (3.78%) MySQL
4 135 (3.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 67 (1.78%) Relational Database
6 56 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 55 (1.46%) RDBMS
8 52 (1.38%) Oracle Database
9 39 (1.04%) Big Data
10 37 (0.99%) Hadoop
11 36 (0.96%) MongoDB
12 28 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 26 (0.69%) HBase
14 24 (0.64%) DB2
15 23 (0.61%) Oracle Exadata
16 22 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
17 21 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
18 19 (0.51%) Redis
19 17 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
20 15 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 65 (1.73%) Git (software)
2 43 (1.14%) JIRA
3 42 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (0.64%) Visual Studio
5 22 (0.59%) Subversion
6 21 (0.56%) Jenkins
7 18 (0.48%) ClearCase
8 12 (0.32%) TeamCity
9 11 (0.29%) WinDbg
9 11 (0.29%) GDB
10 9 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (0.21%) InstallShield
11 8 (0.21%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (0.19%) Liquibase
12 7 (0.19%) Flyway
13 6 (0.16%) Selenium
14 5 (0.13%) Bugzilla
14 5 (0.13%) Hudson
14 5 (0.13%) FogBugz
14 5 (0.13%) Apache Ivy
General
1 387 (10.30%) Finance
2 128 (3.41%) Telecoms
3 81 (2.16%) Manufacturing
4 74 (1.97%) Retail
5 70 (1.86%) Legal
6 54 (1.44%) Advertising
6 54 (1.44%) Marketing
7 44 (1.17%) Law
8 42 (1.12%) Military
9 35 (0.93%) Back Office
10 32 (0.85%) Electronics
11 27 (0.72%) Banking
12 20 (0.53%) Billing
13 16 (0.43%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.35%) Aerospace
15 12 (0.32%) Games
16 9 (0.24%) Multimedia
17 6 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.16%) Local Government
17 6 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 636 (16.93%) Support Engineer
2 519 (13.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 442 (11.77%) Analyst
4 393 (10.46%) Consultant
5 307 (8.17%) Architect
6 282 (7.51%) 3rd Line Support
7 279 (7.43%) Administrator
8 261 (6.95%) IT Support
9 232 (6.18%) Systems Administrator
10 210 (5.59%) Systems Engineer
11 189 (5.03%) Support Analyst
12 186 (4.95%) 2nd Line Support
13 179 (4.77%) Technical Support
14 152 (4.05%) IT Support Engineer
15 147 (3.91%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 144 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
17 122 (3.25%) Technical Architect
18 121 (3.22%) Technical Consultant
19 119 (3.17%) Infrastructure Architect
19 119 (3.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (2.98%) Middleware
2 70 (1.86%) .NET
3 66 (1.76%) HTML
4 57 (1.52%) Web Services
5 41 (1.09%) XML
5 41 (1.09%) CSS
6 39 (1.04%) J2EE
7 33 (0.88%) HTML5
8 29 (0.77%) CSS3
8 29 (0.77%) Apache Camel
8 29 (0.77%) Hibernate
8 29 (0.77%) Spring
9 26 (0.69%) Rendezvous
9 26 (0.69%) COM
9 26 (0.69%) XSLT
9 26 (0.69%) Ultra Messaging
10 23 (0.61%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 23 (0.61%) WebSphere MQ
11 21 (0.56%) LAMP
12 14 (0.37%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 485 (12.91%) Data Centre
2 322 (8.57%) Clustering
3 166 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
4 142 (3.78%) Blackberry
5 123 (3.27%) Replication
6 112 (2.98%) Private Cloud
7 99 (2.64%) EqualLogic
8 97 (2.58%) Management Information System
9 62 (1.65%) Computer Science
10 57 (1.52%) FlexPod
11 54 (1.44%) Statistics
12 53 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
13 50 (1.33%) Fat Client
13 50 (1.33%) Thin Client
14 43 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
14 43 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
15 39 (1.04%) Visualisation
16 38 (1.01%) PKI
17 37 (0.99%) iPhone
18 33 (0.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3046 (81.10%) Windows
2 1474 (39.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 1339 (35.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 726 (19.33%) Linux
5 667 (17.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 473 (12.59%) Windows 7
7 362 (9.64%) Windows 8
8 263 (7.00%) Windows XP
9 135 (3.59%) UNIX
10 112 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 104 (2.77%) Solaris
12 94 (2.50%) Mac OS X
13 92 (2.45%) Android
14 81 (2.16%) Windows Vista
15 55 (1.46%) CentOS
16 48 (1.28%) Ubuntu
17 47 (1.25%) AIX
18 43 (1.14%) HPUX
19 40 (1.06%) SUSE
20 37 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 749 (19.94%) ITIL
2 303 (8.07%) Migration
3 258 (6.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 210 (5.59%) Change Management
5 208 (5.54%) Project Management
5 208 (5.54%) Mentoring
6 171 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 137 (3.65%) Service Delivery
8 117 (3.12%) CRM
9 114 (3.04%) Load Balancing
10 110 (2.93%) Performance Tuning
11 108 (2.88%) Time Management
12 105 (2.80%) DevOps
13 100 (2.66%) Data Protection
14 99 (2.64%) Root Cause Analysis
15 96 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
16 93 (2.48%) Problem Management
17 91 (2.42%) Incident Management
18 87 (2.32%) Service Management
19 82 (2.18%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 741 (19.73%) SQL
2 484 (12.89%) PowerShell
3 102 (2.72%) JavaScript
4 98 (2.61%) Java
5 88 (2.34%) C
6 85 (2.26%) Python
7 77 (2.05%) Perl
8 65 (1.73%) C++
8 65 (1.73%) Ruby
9 63 (1.68%) VBScript
10 47 (1.25%) Bash Shell
11 43 (1.14%) VB
11 43 (1.14%) C#
12 36 (0.96%) PHP
13 22 (0.59%) T-SQL
14 21 (0.56%) Shell Script
15 16 (0.43%) PL/SQL
16 9 (0.24%) Groovy
16 9 (0.24%) VBA
17 8 (0.21%) Korn
Qualifications
1 914 (24.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 647 (17.23%) MCSE
3 345 (9.19%) Cisco Certification
4 344 (9.16%) MCITP
5 318 (8.47%) MCSA
6 309 (8.23%) MCP
7 304 (8.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 288 (7.67%) CCNA
9 272 (7.24%) Security Cleared
10 231 (6.15%) Degree
11 213 (5.67%) SC Cleared
12 130 (3.46%) CCNP
13 126 (3.35%) Citrix Certification
14 123 (3.27%) MCTS
15 102 (2.72%) CCA
16 90 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
17 60 (1.60%) DV Cleared
18 38 (1.01%) CCEE
19 36 (0.96%) VCAP
20 32 (0.85%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 367 (9.77%) SLA
2 80 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 28 (0.75%) QA
5 19 (0.51%) COBIT
6 15 (0.40%) ISO 9000
6 15 (0.40%) ISO 9001
7 12 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.053%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2213 (58.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2015 (53.65%) Active Directory
3 440 (11.71%) vSphere
4 343 (9.13%) XenApp
5 210 (5.59%) XenServer
6 207 (5.51%) VMware ESX
7 182 (4.85%) XenDesktop
8 170 (4.53%) Terminal Services
9 168 (4.47%) VMware ESXi
10 131 (3.49%) vCloud
11 121 (3.22%) Xen
12 108 (2.88%) KVM
13 101 (2.69%) Forefront TMG
14 92 (2.45%) Microsoft App-V
15 91 (2.42%) NFS
16 73 (1.94%) ISA Server
17 55 (1.46%) UAG
18 53 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 52 (1.38%) SRDF
20 38 (1.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 667 (17.76%) SCCM
2 424 (11.29%) SCOM
3 241 (6.42%) Backup Exec
4 174 (4.63%) SCVMM
5 97 (2.58%) WSUS
6 83 (2.21%) Norton AntiVirus
7 58 (1.54%) Nagios
8 57 (1.52%) Puppet
9 54 (1.44%) NetBackup
10 47 (1.25%) Tivoli
10 47 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
11 45 (1.20%) SCDPM
12 42 (1.12%) SCSM
13 39 (1.04%) ARCserve
14 33 (0.88%) SCOrch
15 30 (0.80%) Windows Intune
16 29 (0.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 29 (0.77%) EdgeSight
17 27 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
18 23 (0.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2745 (73.08%) VMware
2 2316 (61.66%) Microsoft
3 1208 (32.16%) Cisco
4 1012 (26.94%) Citrix
5 759 (20.21%) HP
6 476 (12.67%) NetApp
7 385 (10.25%) Dell
8 295 (7.85%) Symantec
9 251 (6.68%) EMC
10 220 (5.86%) Oracle
11 195 (5.19%) IBM
12 147 (3.91%) Apple
12 147 (3.91%) SonicWALL
13 146 (3.89%) Red Hat
14 143 (3.81%) Juniper
15 128 (3.41%) Veeam
16 106 (2.82%) 3PAR
17 97 (2.58%) CheckPoint
18 93 (2.48%) Brocade
19 76 (2.02%) AppSense
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Briswin
Salary: From £40,000 to £44,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 per annum + £4600 car allowance & benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
North West London
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Earth Stream Global
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus+pension, health etc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car, bonus, pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Harris Global
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + overtime
Posted: 11 hours ago
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 24 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago