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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 137 201 253
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +52
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 2135 1490 1193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.05% 1.43% 1.08%
As % of the System Software category 17.01% 13.84% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1875 1243 1036
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -11.76%

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
12554 10765 10954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.06% 10.32% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10650 8905 9308
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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
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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 +76 2062 £39,398 -1.50% 308
London +78 703 £45,000 +2.27% 76
South East +34 506 £37,500 -6.25% 60
West Midlands +77 157 £34,500 -23.33% 25
Yorkshire +8 156 £35,000 +16.66% 41
City of London +60 151 £40,000 -11.11% 23
North West +17 150 £35,000 +13.82% 26
Berkshire +5 139 £35,000 -17.64% 22
East of England +8 138 £38,500 -3.75% 12
West Yorkshire +24 129 £36,000 +16.12% 33
South West +7 116 £37,500 -11.76% 51
Surrey +28 115 £38,400 -2.16% 9
Hampshire +38 112 £45,000 +20.00% 11
East Midlands +42 102 £38,000 +8.57% 13
Manchester +10 102 £35,000 +18.64% 15
Leeds +24 98 £36,000 +10.76% 27
Birmingham +41 83 £35,000 -22.22% 11
Hertfordshire -19 51 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Newbury +28 38 £32,500 -4.41% 7
Wiltshire +25 38 £37,500 -28.57% 5
Reading -41 37 £34,500 -23.33% 9
Southampton +24 36 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Cheshire +19 36 £35,000 -14.11% 10
Leicestershire +51 35 £41,500 +23.88% 8
Northamptonshire +5 35 £34,000 +3.03%
Kent +21 33 £37,500 -25.00% 4
Oxfordshire 0 33 £29,000 -26.11% 2
West Sussex +9 31 £29,295 -25.83% 6
Suffolk +19 29 £31,750 -20.62% 1
Gloucestershire -2 28 £42,500 +21.42% 10

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 3162 (78.00%) Windows
2 2910 (71.78%) VMware
3 2802 (69.12%) Microsoft
4 2301 (56.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2248 (55.45%) Active Directory
6 1625 (40.08%) MS Exchange
7 1419 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1303 (32.14%) Citrix
9 1259 (31.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 1218 (30.04%) MS Excel
11 1214 (29.95%) Cisco
12 1150 (28.37%) SAN
13 1083 (26.71%) SQL Server
14 1065 (26.27%) Microsoft Certification
15 1044 (25.75%) Firewall
16 956 (23.58%) SQL
17 915 (22.57%) DNS
18 848 (20.92%) Exchange Server 2010
19 821 (20.25%) HP
20 783 (19.31%) MCSE
21 766 (18.89%) Windows Server 2003
22 746 (18.40%) SCCM
23 643 (15.86%) DHCP
24 636 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2013
25 626 (15.44%) ITIL
26 606 (14.95%) WAN
27 597 (14.73%) PowerShell
28 591 (14.58%) SharePoint
29 588 (14.50%) Windows 7
30 582 (14.36%) SCOM

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 1625 (40.08%) MS Exchange
2 848 (20.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 636 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 591 (14.58%) SharePoint
5 561 (13.84%) Exchange Server 2007
6 422 (10.41%) IIS
7 388 (9.57%) Lync
8 338 (8.34%) Exchange Server 2003
9 177 (4.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 108 (2.66%) Apache
11 104 (2.57%) SharePoint 2010
12 91 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
13 80 (1.97%) WebSphere
14 75 (1.85%) Tomcat
15 67 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2000
16 58 (1.43%) WebLogic
17 49 (1.21%) Office Communications Server
18 40 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
19 30 (0.74%) OpenStack
20 29 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1218 (30.04%) MS Excel
2 468 (11.54%) MS Office
3 25 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (0.47%) MS Project
5 18 (0.44%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.17%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.074%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.049%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.049%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.025%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.025%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 51 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
5 9 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.17%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.099%) Sage 50
8 2 (0.049%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.049%) Epicor Vantage
8 2 (0.049%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.025%) Sage 1000
9 1 (0.025%) MFGPRO
9 1 (0.025%) Summit
9 1 (0.025%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 504 (12.43%) Office 365
2 311 (7.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 86 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
4 65 (1.60%) IaaS
5 45 (1.11%) SaaS
6 36 (0.89%) PaaS
7 31 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (0.32%) IBM SmartCloud
9 7 (0.17%) Yammer
10 4 (0.099%) GitHub
11 3 (0.074%) Sumo Logic
12 2 (0.049%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.025%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1150 (28.37%) SAN
2 1044 (25.75%) Firewall
3 915 (22.57%) DNS
4 643 (15.86%) DHCP
5 606 (14.95%) WAN
6 564 (13.91%) TCP/IP
7 538 (13.27%) LAN
8 389 (9.60%) VPN
9 251 (6.19%) NAS
10 244 (6.02%) VLAN
11 222 (5.48%) iSCSI
12 215 (5.30%) Wireless
13 202 (4.98%) Internet
14 156 (3.85%) VoIP
15 133 (3.28%) NetScaler
16 118 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
17 102 (2.52%) SMTP
18 98 (2.42%) SSL
19 97 (2.39%) Fibre Channel
20 94 (2.32%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1083 (26.71%) SQL Server
2 272 (6.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 157 (3.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 142 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 119 (2.94%) MySQL
6 82 (2.02%) Big Data
7 72 (1.78%) Oracle Database
8 59 (1.46%) Relational Database
9 58 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 37 (0.91%) DB2
11 34 (0.84%) RDBMS
12 33 (0.81%) Oracle Exadata
13 27 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
14 21 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 20 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
16 18 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
16 18 (0.44%) Hadoop
17 17 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 17 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
18 15 (0.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 95 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 53 (1.31%) SoapUI
3 49 (1.21%) ReSharper
4 47 (1.16%) Moq
5 43 (1.06%) Visual Studio
6 40 (0.99%) NUnit
6 40 (0.99%) MSBuild
7 36 (0.89%) MSTest
8 33 (0.81%) WiX
9 32 (0.79%) NuGet
9 32 (0.79%) Ranorex
10 23 (0.57%) Git (software)
11 21 (0.52%) Selenium
12 18 (0.44%) Subversion
13 15 (0.37%) FogBugz
14 14 (0.35%) JIRA
15 12 (0.30%) TeamCity
15 12 (0.30%) FitNesse
15 12 (0.30%) Jenkins
15 12 (0.30%) SpecFlow
General
1 302 (7.45%) Finance
2 118 (2.91%) Telecoms
3 110 (2.71%) Retail
4 67 (1.65%) Advertising
5 54 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 51 (1.26%) Manufacturing
7 48 (1.18%) Marketing
8 44 (1.09%) Law
9 35 (0.86%) Legal
10 32 (0.79%) Banking
11 28 (0.69%) Electronics
12 19 (0.47%) Aerospace
12 19 (0.47%) Military
13 18 (0.44%) Back Office
14 17 (0.42%) Billing
15 12 (0.30%) German Language
15 12 (0.30%) Multimedia
16 11 (0.27%) Publishing
17 10 (0.25%) Financial Institution
18 7 (0.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 581 (14.33%) Support Engineer
2 569 (14.04%) Consultant
2 569 (14.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 390 (9.62%) Analyst
4 363 (8.95%) Architect
5 291 (7.18%) 3rd Line Support
6 210 (5.18%) IT Support
7 191 (4.71%) Systems Engineer
8 172 (4.24%) Administrator
9 155 (3.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 152 (3.75%) Technical Consultant
11 149 (3.68%) Network Engineer
12 143 (3.53%) Support Analyst
13 142 (3.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 140 (3.45%) Technical Support
15 135 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
16 127 (3.13%) Server Engineer
17 124 (3.06%) 2nd Line Support
18 119 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
19 117 (2.89%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (4.07%) .NET
2 84 (2.07%) HTML
3 54 (1.33%) WPF
4 47 (1.16%) CSS
5 45 (1.11%) Web Services
5 45 (1.11%) Middleware
6 42 (1.04%) XML
7 40 (0.99%) ASP.NET
7 40 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
8 37 (0.91%) .NET Framework
9 36 (0.89%) X-Windows
10 29 (0.72%) Application Packaging
10 29 (0.72%) REST
11 27 (0.67%) WinForms
12 24 (0.59%) WCF
13 22 (0.54%) HTML5
14 20 (0.49%) COM
15 19 (0.47%) LAMP
16 16 (0.39%) MSMQ
17 15 (0.37%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 407 (10.04%) Clustering
2 246 (6.07%) Blackberry
3 189 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
4 134 (3.31%) Management Information System
5 113 (2.79%) Replication
6 79 (1.95%) FlexPod
7 78 (1.92%) EqualLogic
8 71 (1.75%) Computer Science
9 67 (1.65%) Open Source
10 53 (1.31%) iPhone
11 45 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
12 42 (1.04%) Fat Client
12 42 (1.04%) Thin Client
13 35 (0.86%) PKI
14 31 (0.76%) NHS
15 23 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
16 22 (0.54%) Hedge funds
16 22 (0.54%) iPad
17 19 (0.47%) Visualisation
17 19 (0.47%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3162 (78.00%) Windows
2 1419 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1259 (31.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 766 (18.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 588 (14.50%) Windows 7
6 566 (13.96%) Linux
7 375 (9.25%) Windows 8
8 284 (7.01%) Windows XP
9 142 (3.50%) UNIX
10 117 (2.89%) Windows Vista
11 116 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 81 (2.00%) Solaris
13 73 (1.80%) Android
14 72 (1.78%) Apple iOS
15 66 (1.63%) AIX
16 54 (1.33%) HPUX
17 46 (1.13%) Ubuntu
18 44 (1.09%) CentOS
19 37 (0.91%) Windows 2000 Server
19 37 (0.91%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 626 (15.44%) ITIL
2 303 (7.47%) Disaster Recovery
3 278 (6.86%) Project Management
4 257 (6.34%) Migration
5 191 (4.71%) Mentoring
6 173 (4.27%) Service Delivery
7 162 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 130 (3.21%) Load Balancing
9 129 (3.18%) Change Management
10 121 (2.98%) Service Management
11 112 (2.76%) Business Continuity
12 107 (2.64%) Configuration Management
13 103 (2.54%) Business Intelligence
13 103 (2.54%) Problem Management
14 102 (2.52%) PRINCE2
15 99 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
16 98 (2.42%) Capacity Planning
17 88 (2.17%) Change Control
18 84 (2.07%) Data Protection
19 82 (2.02%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 956 (23.58%) SQL
2 597 (14.73%) PowerShell
3 145 (3.58%) C#
4 88 (2.17%) VBScript
5 70 (1.73%) Java
5 70 (1.73%) Perl
6 64 (1.58%) PHP
7 62 (1.53%) C
8 61 (1.50%) VB
9 60 (1.48%) Python
10 49 (1.21%) JavaScript
11 44 (1.09%) T-SQL
12 37 (0.91%) Ruby
13 32 (0.79%) C++
14 25 (0.62%) Shell Script
15 20 (0.49%) Bash Shell
16 11 (0.27%) Korn
17 8 (0.20%) VBA
18 7 (0.17%) VB.NET
18 7 (0.17%) R
Qualifications
1 1065 (26.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 783 (19.31%) MCSE
3 421 (10.38%) Cisco Certification
4 408 (10.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 388 (9.57%) MCSA
6 362 (8.93%) MCITP
7 355 (8.76%) MCP
8 354 (8.73%) CCNA
9 322 (7.94%) Security Cleared
10 284 (7.01%) SC Cleared
11 261 (6.44%) Degree
12 244 (6.02%) Citrix Certification
13 189 (4.66%) CCA
14 136 (3.35%) MCTS
15 132 (3.26%) CCNP
16 67 (1.65%) DV Cleared
17 53 (1.31%) NCIE
18 51 (1.26%) CCIA
19 48 (1.18%) NCDA
20 44 (1.09%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 224 (5.53%) SLA
2 89 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 41 (1.01%) ISO 9001
4 40 (0.99%) QA
5 25 (0.62%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.074%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (0.074%) GAMP
8 3 (0.074%) GCP
8 3 (0.074%) GMP
8 3 (0.074%) COBIT
9 1 (0.025%) BS25999
9 1 (0.025%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.025%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.025%) BS7799
System Software
1 2301 (56.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2248 (55.45%) Active Directory
3 540 (13.32%) XenApp
4 485 (11.96%) vSphere
5 356 (8.78%) XenDesktop
6 247 (6.09%) VMware ESX
7 224 (5.53%) XenServer
8 201 (4.96%) VMware ESXi
9 168 (4.14%) Terminal Services
10 153 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
11 133 (3.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 106 (2.61%) Forefront TMG
13 97 (2.39%) vCloud
14 81 (2.00%) Xen
15 67 (1.65%) ISA Server
15 67 (1.65%) UAG
16 65 (1.60%) NFS
17 59 (1.46%) KVM
18 50 (1.23%) Terminal Server
19 43 (1.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 746 (18.40%) SCCM
2 582 (14.36%) SCOM
3 302 (7.45%) SCVMM
4 214 (5.28%) Backup Exec
5 114 (2.81%) SCDPM
6 109 (2.69%) WSUS
7 98 (2.42%) NetBackup
8 76 (1.87%) Nagios
9 72 (1.78%) Norton AntiVirus
10 59 (1.46%) Puppet
11 54 (1.33%) Tivoli
12 50 (1.23%) SCOrch
13 48 (1.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 42 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 41 (1.01%) SCSM
16 37 (0.91%) XenMobile
17 36 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
17 36 (0.89%) ARCserve
18 31 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
19 25 (0.62%) Legato
Vendors
1 2910 (71.78%) VMware
2 2802 (69.12%) Microsoft
3 1303 (32.14%) Citrix
4 1214 (29.95%) Cisco
5 821 (20.25%) HP
6 546 (13.47%) NetApp
7 382 (9.42%) Dell
8 311 (7.67%) EMC
9 298 (7.35%) Symantec
10 258 (6.36%) Oracle
11 195 (4.81%) IBM
12 161 (3.97%) Juniper
12 161 (3.97%) Red Hat
13 156 (3.85%) Apple
14 152 (3.75%) CheckPoint
15 143 (3.53%) Veeam
16 116 (2.86%) SonicWALL
17 100 (2.47%) Brocade
18 94 (2.32%) SolarWinds
19 86 (2.12%) 3PAR
Salford, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + On call + healthcare + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + car,Laptop,Phone
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £45,000 per annum + on call, overtime, bonus, pension ++
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Laptop, Phone
Posted: 6 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £28000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago