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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 180 237 249
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +12
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 1843 1297 1312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.64% 1.21% 1.13%
As % of the System Software category 14.69% 11.74% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1557 1093 1153
Average salary £37,750 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -5.06%

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
12547 11047 12291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.15% 10.29% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10482 9356 10507
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
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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 +56 1752 £38,000 -5.00% 233
South East +43 534 £37,000 -2.63% 41
London +56 496 £45,000 - 61
North West +77 183 £33,000 -8.96% 28
Berkshire +50 181 £36,500 -8.75% 16
Surrey +7 154 £45,000 +26.76% 7
East of England +27 135 £37,500 -6.25% 11
West Midlands +20 124 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Yorkshire +18 117 £37,500 +25.00% 31
City of London +27 108 £46,500 -5.10% 20
Manchester +49 104 £33,000 +11.86% 23
East Midlands +8 101 £37,500 +4.16% 6
South West +17 99 £35,000 -12.50% 42
Hampshire +8 89 £31,500 -3.07% 5
Reading +26 83 £52,500 +41.89% 6
West Yorkshire +12 80 £30,000 - 13
Birmingham +11 68 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Leeds +1 62 £40,000 +33.33% 7
Hertfordshire +17 60 £36,500 -8.75% 5
Cambridgeshire +11 58 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Northamptonshire +11 49 £37,500 +29.31% 4
Scotland +3 47 £36,250 -9.37% 10
Buckinghamshire -2 42 £40,000 +3.22% 7
South Yorkshire +23 41 £47,000 - 11
Oxfordshire +19 41 £27,500 -34.91% 1
Sheffield +16 39 £47,000 - 7
Cheshire +13 39 £31,000 -13.88% 3
Cambridge +14 38 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Northampton -1 37 £37,500 +36.36% 2
Wiltshire +6 33 £31,000 -35.58% 1

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2917 (78.08%) Windows
2 2671 (71.49%) VMware
3 2519 (67.43%) Microsoft
4 2047 (54.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1947 (52.11%) Active Directory
6 1458 (39.03%) MS Exchange
7 1320 (35.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1235 (33.06%) Citrix
9 1116 (29.87%) Microsoft Certification
10 1109 (29.68%) MS Excel
11 1103 (29.52%) Cisco
12 1088 (29.12%) Windows Server 2012
13 1047 (28.02%) SAN
14 907 (24.28%) Firewall
15 904 (24.20%) SQL
16 893 (23.90%) SQL Server
17 854 (22.86%) DNS
18 794 (21.25%) Windows Server 2003
19 789 (21.12%) Exchange Server 2010
20 743 (19.89%) HP
21 740 (19.81%) MCSE
22 671 (17.96%) SCCM
23 657 (17.59%) ITIL
24 571 (15.28%) Linux
25 565 (15.12%) DHCP
26 549 (14.69%) Exchange Server 2013
27 538 (14.40%) SharePoint
28 534 (14.29%) XenApp
29 533 (14.27%) TCP/IP
30 503 (13.46%) PowerShell

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 1458 (39.03%) MS Exchange
2 789 (21.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 549 (14.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 538 (14.40%) SharePoint
5 500 (13.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 398 (10.65%) Lync
7 394 (10.55%) IIS
8 340 (9.10%) Exchange Server 2003
9 112 (3.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 91 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2000
11 84 (2.25%) Apache
12 72 (1.93%) SharePoint Server
13 64 (1.71%) Tomcat
14 57 (1.53%) WebSphere
15 56 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
16 53 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
17 43 (1.15%) Office Communications Server
18 37 (0.99%) WebLogic
19 32 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
20 18 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1109 (29.68%) MS Excel
2 460 (12.31%) MS Office
3 27 (0.72%) MS Project
4 22 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (0.32%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.080%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.054%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.054%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.027%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.027%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 55 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 10 (0.27%) SAP Business One
6 9 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (0.21%) Summit
7 8 (0.21%) Sage 1000
8 7 (0.19%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.16%) Agresso
9 6 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.080%) Dynamics GP
11 2 (0.054%) Sage 50
11 2 (0.054%) Epicor Vantage
12 1 (0.027%) Sophis RISQUE
12 1 (0.027%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 400 (10.71%) Office 365
2 219 (5.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (1.95%) IaaS
4 47 (1.26%) SaaS
5 44 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
6 43 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
7 38 (1.02%) PaaS
8 5 (0.13%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.080%) IBM SmartCloud
10 3 (0.080%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.054%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1047 (28.02%) SAN
2 907 (24.28%) Firewall
3 854 (22.86%) DNS
4 565 (15.12%) DHCP
5 533 (14.27%) TCP/IP
6 490 (13.12%) WAN
7 440 (11.78%) LAN
8 337 (9.02%) VPN
9 250 (6.69%) NAS
10 193 (5.17%) VLAN
11 165 (4.42%) VoIP
12 150 (4.01%) Internet
13 147 (3.93%) Wireless
14 143 (3.83%) Cisco ASA
15 142 (3.80%) iSCSI
16 136 (3.64%) SSL
17 111 (2.97%) NetScaler
18 88 (2.36%) Unified Communications
19 75 (2.01%) MPLS
20 71 (1.90%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 893 (23.90%) SQL Server
2 228 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 143 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 124 (3.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 106 (2.84%) MySQL
6 75 (2.01%) Oracle Database
7 55 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 51 (1.37%) Big Data
9 48 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
10 39 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
11 29 (0.78%) Relational Database
12 28 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
13 21 (0.56%) NoSQL
14 20 (0.54%) RDBMS
15 19 (0.51%) DB2
16 18 (0.48%) Oracle Exadata
17 17 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 16 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 15 (0.40%) Hadoop
20 14 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 59 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (1.07%) Visual Studio
3 24 (0.64%) MSI
4 23 (0.62%) MSTest
4 23 (0.62%) NUnit
5 20 (0.54%) MSBuild
5 20 (0.54%) WiX
6 19 (0.51%) NuGet
6 19 (0.51%) Ranorex
7 15 (0.40%) Subversion
8 14 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 11 (0.29%) Selenium
9 11 (0.29%) FogBugz
10 9 (0.24%) ReSharper
11 6 (0.16%) Git (software)
12 5 (0.13%) GDB
12 5 (0.13%) WinDbg
12 5 (0.13%) Ant
13 4 (0.11%) JIRA
14 3 (0.080%) Moq
General
1 301 (8.06%) Finance
2 116 (3.10%) Telecoms
3 108 (2.89%) Retail
4 61 (1.63%) Manufacturing
5 56 (1.50%) Law
5 56 (1.50%) Marketing
6 52 (1.39%) Advertising
7 42 (1.12%) Banking
8 40 (1.07%) Legal
9 38 (1.02%) Military
10 30 (0.80%) Electronics
11 26 (0.70%) Publishing
12 14 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
12 14 (0.37%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.35%) Back Office
14 11 (0.29%) German Language
15 10 (0.27%) Aerospace
15 10 (0.27%) French Language
16 9 (0.24%) Billing
17 8 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 558 (14.94%) Support Engineer
2 526 (14.08%) Consultant
3 466 (12.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 371 (9.93%) Architect
5 355 (9.50%) Analyst
6 292 (7.82%) 3rd Line Support
7 245 (6.56%) Administrator
8 219 (5.86%) IT Support
9 180 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
10 178 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
11 151 (4.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 147 (3.93%) Technical Support
13 146 (3.91%) Technical Consultant
14 133 (3.56%) Support Analyst
15 118 (3.16%) IT Support Engineer
15 118 (3.16%) Server Engineer
16 115 (3.08%) Microsoft Consultant
17 111 (2.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 111 (2.97%) 2nd Line Support
18 106 (2.84%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (2.70%) .NET
2 61 (1.63%) Web Services
3 57 (1.53%) HTML
4 53 (1.42%) Application Packaging
5 37 (0.99%) CSS
6 36 (0.96%) XML
7 30 (0.80%) COM
8 26 (0.70%) Middleware
9 24 (0.64%) WebSphere MQ
10 20 (0.54%) X-Windows
11 18 (0.48%) ASP.NET
12 17 (0.46%) LAMP
13 16 (0.43%) jQuery
14 14 (0.37%) .NET Framework
14 14 (0.37%) Software Packaging
15 11 (0.29%) MDX
16 10 (0.27%) JSON
17 9 (0.24%) WPF
17 9 (0.24%) SAML
17 9 (0.24%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 394 (10.55%) Clustering
2 190 (5.09%) Blackberry
3 174 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
4 112 (3.00%) Replication
5 102 (2.73%) Management Information System
6 84 (2.25%) EqualLogic
7 68 (1.82%) PKI
8 64 (1.71%) FlexPod
9 53 (1.42%) Open Source
10 44 (1.18%) Fat Client
10 44 (1.18%) Thin Client
11 43 (1.15%) Computer Science
12 42 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
13 39 (1.04%) Client/Server
14 37 (0.99%) iPhone
15 33 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
16 27 (0.72%) Hedge funds
17 23 (0.62%) Celerra
18 20 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
19 19 (0.51%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2917 (78.08%) Windows
2 1320 (35.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1088 (29.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 794 (21.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 571 (15.28%) Linux
6 462 (12.37%) Windows 7
7 307 (8.22%) Windows 8
8 275 (7.36%) Windows XP
9 174 (4.66%) UNIX
10 96 (2.57%) Solaris
11 75 (2.01%) Windows Vista
12 69 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 57 (1.53%) AIX
14 47 (1.26%) Ubuntu
15 45 (1.20%) Android
16 40 (1.07%) CentOS
17 36 (0.96%) HPUX
18 33 (0.88%) Debian
19 30 (0.80%) Mac OS X
20 25 (0.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 657 (17.59%) ITIL
2 297 (7.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 262 (7.01%) Project Management
4 228 (6.10%) Migration
5 137 (3.67%) Mentoring
6 136 (3.64%) Load Balancing
7 117 (3.13%) Service Delivery
8 114 (3.05%) Agile Software Development
9 111 (2.97%) Performance Tuning
10 107 (2.86%) Change Control
11 103 (2.76%) Change Management
12 92 (2.46%) Business Intelligence
13 91 (2.44%) ERP
14 89 (2.38%) Service Management
15 86 (2.30%) Data Protection
16 83 (2.22%) CRM
17 82 (2.19%) Time Management
18 80 (2.14%) PRINCE2
18 80 (2.14%) Configuration Management
19 77 (2.06%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 904 (24.20%) SQL
2 503 (13.46%) PowerShell
3 91 (2.44%) VBScript
4 90 (2.41%) C#
5 80 (2.14%) Perl
6 78 (2.09%) C
7 76 (2.03%) Python
8 75 (2.01%) VB
9 59 (1.58%) Java
10 53 (1.42%) PHP
11 48 (1.28%) Shell Script
12 45 (1.20%) C++
12 45 (1.20%) Ruby
13 42 (1.12%) JavaScript
14 38 (1.02%) T-SQL
15 36 (0.96%) Bash Shell
16 8 (0.21%) Delphi
17 6 (0.16%) VB.NET
18 5 (0.13%) MATLAB
18 5 (0.13%) R
Qualifications
1 1116 (29.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 740 (19.81%) MCSE
3 479 (12.82%) MCITP
4 414 (11.08%) Cisco Certification
5 379 (10.14%) MCSA
6 367 (9.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 364 (9.74%) CCNA
8 293 (7.84%) MCP
9 269 (7.20%) Degree
10 261 (6.99%) Security Cleared
11 254 (6.80%) Citrix Certification
12 218 (5.84%) MCTS
13 215 (5.75%) SC Cleared
14 194 (5.19%) CCA
15 86 (2.30%) CCNP
16 72 (1.93%) NCDA
16 72 (1.93%) NCIE
17 58 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
18 54 (1.45%) CCEA
19 53 (1.42%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (5.46%) SLA
2 60 (1.61%) QA
3 58 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (0.51%) ISO 9001
5 16 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 13 (0.35%) COBIT
7 10 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.080%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (0.080%) GAMP
8 3 (0.080%) GCP
8 3 (0.080%) GMP
9 2 (0.054%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.027%) BS7799
10 1 (0.027%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 2047 (54.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1947 (52.11%) Active Directory
3 534 (14.29%) XenApp
4 382 (10.22%) XenDesktop
5 379 (10.14%) vSphere
6 257 (6.88%) VMware ESX
7 215 (5.75%) XenServer
8 161 (4.31%) VMware ESXi
9 145 (3.88%) Microsoft App-V
10 120 (3.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 91 (2.44%) Terminal Services
12 90 (2.41%) Forefront TMG
13 73 (1.95%) UAG
14 68 (1.82%) Xen
14 68 (1.82%) vCloud
15 57 (1.53%) ISA Server
15 57 (1.53%) KVM
16 55 (1.47%) NFS
17 34 (0.91%) Terminal Server
18 24 (0.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 671 (17.96%) SCCM
2 411 (11.00%) SCOM
3 225 (6.02%) SCVMM
4 191 (5.11%) Backup Exec
5 158 (4.23%) WSUS
6 77 (2.06%) NetBackup
7 61 (1.63%) SCDPM
8 53 (1.42%) Norton AntiVirus
9 52 (1.39%) Nagios
10 50 (1.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 49 (1.31%) SCOrch
12 48 (1.28%) Puppet
13 45 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 40 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
15 33 (0.88%) ARCserve
16 31 (0.83%) SCSM
17 29 (0.78%) Tivoli
18 28 (0.75%) MOM
19 19 (0.51%) Legato
20 16 (0.43%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 2671 (71.49%) VMware
2 2519 (67.43%) Microsoft
3 1235 (33.06%) Citrix
4 1103 (29.52%) Cisco
5 743 (19.89%) HP
6 476 (12.74%) NetApp
7 355 (9.50%) Dell
8 260 (6.96%) EMC
9 235 (6.29%) Oracle
10 234 (6.26%) Symantec
11 156 (4.18%) Juniper
12 144 (3.85%) Red Hat
13 138 (3.69%) IBM
14 112 (3.00%) Veeam
15 103 (2.76%) CheckPoint
16 102 (2.73%) SolarWinds
17 87 (2.33%) SonicWALL
18 77 (2.06%) Apple
19 75 (2.01%) CommVault
20 69 (1.85%) Sophos
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