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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 178 240 239
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -1
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 1847 1243 1354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.59% 1.15% 1.16%
As % of the System Software category 14.91% 11.70% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1082 1192
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -6.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £27,075 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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
12387 10628 11832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.67% 9.87% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10257 9054 10127
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 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 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 1 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 +61 1761 £40,000 +5.26% 252
London +40 519 £45,000 - 51
South East +37 505 £37,500 - 56
North West +84 202 £33,250 -11.33% 30
Berkshire +47 165 £38,750 -3.12% 11
East of England +34 156 £37,500 -6.25% 20
Surrey +5 141 £35,000 -4.76% 8
West Midlands +27 128 £35,000 - 8
City of London +27 125 £46,500 +3.33% 14
Yorkshire +14 116 £42,000 +35.48% 23
Manchester +45 109 £33,500 -10.66% 22
East Midlands +29 102 £37,500 +7.14% 10
Hampshire +28 94 £37,500 +11.11% 15
Hertfordshire +50 78 £36,250 -9.37% 10
West Yorkshire -6 78 £40,000 +29.03% 16
Birmingham +19 70 £42,000 +20.00% 6
Reading +8 69 £57,500 +43.75% 3
Leeds -2 68 £42,000 +37.70% 10
South West -20 66 £34,000 -2.85% 49
Cheshire +23 51 £31,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +4 51 £37,500 - 5
South Yorkshire +32 49 £42,000 +40.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -7 48 £47,500 +35.71% 6
Sheffield +21 47 £42,000 +40.00% 2
Northamptonshire +20 45 £37,500 +29.31% 2
Scotland +7 44 £37,500 -8.52% 15
Basingstoke +21 39 £44,000 -7.36% 2
Oxfordshire 0 37 £28,238 -37.25% 12
Warrington +8 36 £29,250 -4.09% 1
Watford +26 35 £50,000 +16.27% 3

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 2882 (78.61%) Windows
2 2556 (69.72%) VMware
3 2453 (66.91%) Microsoft
4 1993 (54.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1909 (52.07%) Active Directory
6 1444 (39.39%) MS Exchange
7 1365 (37.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 1180 (32.19%) Citrix
9 1129 (30.80%) MS Excel
10 1118 (30.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 1081 (29.49%) Cisco
12 1071 (29.21%) Windows Server 2012
13 1030 (28.10%) SAN
14 942 (25.70%) Firewall
15 891 (24.30%) DNS
16 888 (24.22%) SQL Server
17 883 (24.09%) SQL
18 828 (22.59%) Windows Server 2003
19 774 (21.11%) Exchange Server 2010
20 738 (20.13%) MCSE
21 726 (19.80%) HP
22 663 (18.09%) ITIL
23 656 (17.89%) SCCM
24 596 (16.26%) Linux
25 572 (15.60%) TCP/IP
26 566 (15.44%) DHCP
27 549 (14.98%) SharePoint
28 526 (14.35%) Exchange Server 2013
29 512 (13.97%) XenApp
30 502 (13.69%) WAN

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 1444 (39.39%) MS Exchange
2 774 (21.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 549 (14.98%) SharePoint
4 526 (14.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 464 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2007
6 423 (11.54%) Lync
7 397 (10.83%) IIS
8 337 (9.19%) Exchange Server 2003
9 110 (3.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 86 (2.35%) Apache
11 73 (1.99%) SharePoint Server
12 72 (1.96%) Tomcat
13 71 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2000
14 53 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
15 51 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
16 48 (1.31%) WebSphere
17 45 (1.23%) Office Communications Server
18 35 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
19 33 (0.90%) WebLogic
20 25 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 1129 (30.80%) MS Excel
2 471 (12.85%) MS Office
3 30 (0.82%) MS Project
4 29 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 21 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.38%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.082%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.027%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.027%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 51 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (0.35%) SAP Business One
5 11 (0.30%) Sage 1000
5 11 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
6 9 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (0.25%) Summit
7 6 (0.16%) Agresso
7 6 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (0.14%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.082%) Epicor Vantage
10 2 (0.055%) SalesLogix
10 2 (0.055%) Sophis RISQUE
11 1 (0.027%) MFGPRO
11 1 (0.027%) Sage 50
11 1 (0.027%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 402 (10.97%) Office 365
2 208 (5.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 71 (1.94%) IaaS
4 55 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
5 47 (1.28%) SaaS
6 40 (1.09%) PaaS
6 40 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.14%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.082%) GitHub
8 3 (0.082%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.027%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1030 (28.10%) SAN
2 942 (25.70%) Firewall
3 891 (24.30%) DNS
4 572 (15.60%) TCP/IP
5 566 (15.44%) DHCP
6 502 (13.69%) WAN
7 476 (12.98%) LAN
8 352 (9.60%) VPN
9 246 (6.71%) NAS
10 181 (4.94%) VLAN
11 167 (4.56%) Internet
12 166 (4.53%) VoIP
13 150 (4.09%) Cisco ASA
14 149 (4.06%) Wireless
15 139 (3.79%) iSCSI
15 139 (3.79%) SSL
16 117 (3.19%) NetScaler
17 97 (2.65%) Unified Communications
18 66 (1.80%) MPLS
19 65 (1.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 888 (24.22%) SQL Server
2 230 (6.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 151 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 115 (3.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 108 (2.95%) MySQL
6 65 (1.77%) Oracle Database
7 55 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 50 (1.36%) Big Data
9 48 (1.31%) SQL Server 2000
10 34 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
11 32 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
12 31 (0.85%) Relational Database
13 24 (0.65%) NoSQL
14 23 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
15 20 (0.55%) RDBMS
16 16 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 15 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 15 (0.41%) DB2
18 14 (0.38%) MS Access
18 14 (0.38%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 48 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (1.04%) Visual Studio
3 24 (0.65%) MSI
4 17 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 12 (0.33%) NUnit
5 12 (0.33%) Subversion
5 12 (0.33%) MSTest
6 11 (0.30%) WiX
6 11 (0.30%) MSBuild
7 10 (0.27%) NuGet
7 10 (0.27%) Ranorex
8 9 (0.25%) ReSharper
9 8 (0.22%) Selenium
10 5 (0.14%) Git (software)
10 5 (0.14%) FogBugz
11 4 (0.11%) WinDbg
11 4 (0.11%) GDB
11 4 (0.11%) JIRA
12 3 (0.082%) Ant
12 3 (0.082%) TeamCity
General
1 311 (8.48%) Finance
2 115 (3.14%) Telecoms
3 110 (3.00%) Retail
4 61 (1.66%) Manufacturing
4 61 (1.66%) Law
5 56 (1.53%) Marketing
6 43 (1.17%) Banking
7 42 (1.15%) Military
7 42 (1.15%) Legal
8 40 (1.09%) Advertising
9 32 (0.87%) Electronics
10 26 (0.71%) Publishing
11 19 (0.52%) Financial Institution
12 14 (0.38%) German Language
13 13 (0.35%) Back Office
14 12 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 12 (0.33%) French Language
15 8 (0.22%) Multimedia
15 8 (0.22%) Billing
15 8 (0.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 547 (14.92%) Support Engineer
2 502 (13.69%) Consultant
3 446 (12.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 356 (9.71%) Architect
5 352 (9.60%) Analyst
6 303 (8.27%) 3rd Line Support
7 267 (7.28%) Administrator
8 208 (5.67%) IT Support
9 206 (5.62%) Systems Administrator
10 196 (5.35%) Systems Engineer
11 157 (4.28%) Technical Consultant
12 153 (4.17%) Technical Support
13 143 (3.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 140 (3.82%) Support Analyst
15 129 (3.52%) Microsoft Consultant
16 124 (3.38%) Server Engineer
17 118 (3.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 111 (3.03%) IT Support Engineer
19 110 (3.00%) 2nd Line Support
20 92 (2.51%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (2.95%) .NET
2 91 (2.48%) Web Services
3 53 (1.45%) HTML
4 48 (1.31%) Application Packaging
5 44 (1.20%) XML
6 34 (0.93%) COM
7 28 (0.76%) CSS
8 23 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
9 21 (0.57%) ASP.NET
10 20 (0.55%) Middleware
11 19 (0.52%) .NET Framework
12 18 (0.49%) LAMP
13 17 (0.46%) jQuery
14 13 (0.35%) JSON
14 13 (0.35%) Software Packaging
15 12 (0.33%) X-Windows
16 11 (0.30%) MDX
17 9 (0.25%) WinForms
18 8 (0.22%) .NET Remoting
18 8 (0.22%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 365 (9.96%) Clustering
2 169 (4.61%) Blackberry
3 144 (3.93%) Replication
4 92 (2.51%) Management Information System
5 86 (2.35%) EqualLogic
6 72 (1.96%) PKI
7 49 (1.34%) Client/Server
8 45 (1.23%) Thin Client
8 45 (1.23%) Fat Client
8 45 (1.23%) Open Source
9 44 (1.20%) iPhone
10 43 (1.17%) FlexPod
11 41 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
11 41 (1.12%) Computer Science
12 35 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
13 32 (0.87%) Hedge funds
14 26 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
15 24 (0.65%) Celerra
16 21 (0.57%) DTV
17 20 (0.55%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2882 (78.61%) Windows
2 1365 (37.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1071 (29.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 828 (22.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 596 (16.26%) Linux
6 428 (11.67%) Windows 7
7 288 (7.86%) Windows 8
8 260 (7.09%) Windows XP
9 218 (5.95%) UNIX
10 109 (2.97%) Solaris
11 66 (1.80%) AIX
12 64 (1.75%) Windows Vista
13 62 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 49 (1.34%) Ubuntu
15 45 (1.23%) CentOS
16 41 (1.12%) Android
17 40 (1.09%) Debian
18 34 (0.93%) HPUX
19 33 (0.90%) Mac OS X
20 28 (0.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 663 (18.09%) ITIL
2 294 (8.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 254 (6.93%) Migration
4 249 (6.79%) Project Management
5 140 (3.82%) Load Balancing
6 116 (3.16%) Service Delivery
7 115 (3.14%) Performance Tuning
8 109 (2.97%) Data Protection
9 99 (2.70%) Change Management
10 95 (2.59%) ERP
11 91 (2.48%) Business Intelligence
12 90 (2.45%) PRINCE2
12 90 (2.45%) Service Management
13 89 (2.43%) Configuration Management
14 88 (2.40%) Business Continuity
15 86 (2.35%) Time Management
16 82 (2.24%) CRM
17 77 (2.10%) Change Control
18 71 (1.94%) Problem Management
19 67 (1.83%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 883 (24.09%) SQL
2 456 (12.44%) PowerShell
3 85 (2.32%) VBScript
4 82 (2.24%) Perl
5 76 (2.07%) C
6 75 (2.05%) C#
7 72 (1.96%) Python
8 71 (1.94%) VB
9 64 (1.75%) Java
9 64 (1.75%) Shell Script
10 55 (1.50%) PHP
11 39 (1.06%) JavaScript
11 39 (1.06%) C++
11 39 (1.06%) Ruby
12 38 (1.04%) T-SQL
13 37 (1.01%) Bash Shell
14 10 (0.27%) VB.NET
15 8 (0.22%) Delphi
16 3 (0.082%) VBA
16 3 (0.082%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1118 (30.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 738 (20.13%) MCSE
3 487 (13.28%) MCITP
4 416 (11.35%) Cisco Certification
5 373 (10.17%) CCNA
6 372 (10.15%) MCSA
7 316 (8.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 294 (8.02%) Degree
9 279 (7.61%) MCP
10 243 (6.63%) Security Cleared
11 242 (6.60%) MCTS
12 235 (6.41%) Citrix Certification
13 198 (5.40%) SC Cleared
14 173 (4.72%) CCA
15 88 (2.40%) CCNP
16 71 (1.94%) NCDA
17 69 (1.88%) NCIE
18 59 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
19 51 (1.39%) CCEE
20 44 (1.20%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 205 (5.59%) SLA
2 66 (1.80%) QA
3 60 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (0.60%) ISO 9001
5 16 (0.44%) COBIT
6 12 (0.33%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 6 (0.16%) GAMP
8 6 (0.16%) GCP
8 6 (0.16%) GMP
9 5 (0.14%) BS7799
10 2 (0.055%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1993 (54.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1909 (52.07%) Active Directory
3 512 (13.97%) XenApp
4 390 (10.64%) XenDesktop
5 386 (10.53%) vSphere
6 235 (6.41%) XenServer
7 221 (6.03%) VMware ESX
8 151 (4.12%) VMware ESXi
9 149 (4.06%) Microsoft App-V
10 102 (2.78%) Terminal Services
11 94 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 82 (2.24%) Forefront TMG
13 75 (2.05%) KVM
14 70 (1.91%) Xen
15 66 (1.80%) NFS
15 66 (1.80%) UAG
16 54 (1.47%) ISA Server
16 54 (1.47%) vCloud
17 33 (0.90%) Terminal Server
18 24 (0.65%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 656 (17.89%) SCCM
2 391 (10.67%) SCOM
3 204 (5.56%) SCVMM
4 193 (5.26%) Backup Exec
5 158 (4.31%) WSUS
6 81 (2.21%) NetBackup
7 61 (1.66%) SCDPM
8 57 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
9 50 (1.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 48 (1.31%) Puppet
11 45 (1.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 45 (1.23%) Nagios
12 42 (1.15%) SCOrch
13 40 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
14 38 (1.04%) ARCserve
15 36 (0.98%) SCSM
16 34 (0.93%) MOM
17 23 (0.63%) Tivoli
18 19 (0.52%) XenMobile
19 18 (0.49%) Legato
Vendors
1 2556 (69.72%) VMware
2 2453 (66.91%) Microsoft
3 1180 (32.19%) Citrix
4 1081 (29.49%) Cisco
5 726 (19.80%) HP
6 454 (12.38%) NetApp
7 340 (9.27%) Dell
8 252 (6.87%) EMC
9 235 (6.41%) Oracle
10 232 (6.33%) Symantec
11 155 (4.23%) Juniper
12 145 (3.96%) Red Hat
13 132 (3.60%) IBM
14 118 (3.22%) Veeam
15 102 (2.78%) CheckPoint
16 94 (2.56%) SonicWALL
16 94 (2.56%) SolarWinds
17 82 (2.24%) Apple
18 66 (1.80%) CommVault
19 64 (1.75%) Veritas
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £20,000 to £29,000 per annum circa £29,000 plus bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40,000 + Car/Car allowance, on call
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £40k + £400 per month car allowance
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Devon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Elstree, Hertfordshire
Entel UK Limited
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: £24,000 to £35,000 per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: up to £45k depending on level of experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago