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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 158 191 250
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +59
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 2103 1834 1171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.89% 1.51% 1.05%
As % of the System Software category 15.98% 14.92% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1697 1576 986
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
13159 12296 10896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.82% 10.16% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10813 10296 9104
Average salary £41,500 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +43 2011 £40,000 - 274
London +76 692 £45,250 +0.55% 67
South East +13 518 £37,500 -9.63% 66
Berkshire +11 167 £38,000 -13.63% 20
City of London +47 141 £47,500 +5.55% 13
South West +30 140 £37,500 -9.63% 43
East of England -11 138 £38,500 +2.66% 19
Surrey +45 136 £36,000 -20.00% 10
Yorkshire +37 136 £35,000 +7.69% 14
North West -12 118 £34,000 +4.61% 22
East Midlands +12 115 £35,000 - 16
West Midlands +8 113 £34,750 -13.12% 23
West Yorkshire +41 106 £35,000 +16.66% 12
Reading +7 99 £36,500 -23.15% 12
Hampshire +4 90 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Leeds +35 72 £35,000 - 12
Manchester -14 69 £35,000 +7.69% 10
Hertfordshire -7 66 £40,000 +3.89% 6
Northamptonshire +5 51 £35,000 - 3
Gloucestershire +3 49 £33,250 -35.43% 10
Birmingham -8 48 £38,500 -23.00% 14
Buckinghamshire -8 43 £42,500 -1.16% 6
Southampton +12 39 £45,000 +17.64% 6
Cheshire +7 37 £35,000 +6.06% 10
Milton Keynes -17 36 £42,500 -2.29% 3
Leicestershire +33 33 £40,500 +26.56% 3
West Sussex -10 33 £32,000 +3.22% 3
Northampton -5 32 £35,000 +4.47% 1
Bristol 0 30 £40,000 +1.26% 13
Essex +19 28 £24,750 -18.18% 2

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 3309 (78.21%) Windows
2 3016 (71.28%) VMware
3 2855 (67.48%) Microsoft
4 2463 (58.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2352 (55.59%) Active Directory
6 1727 (40.82%) MS Exchange
7 1587 (37.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 1392 (32.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 1290 (30.49%) Citrix
10 1268 (29.97%) SAN
10 1268 (29.97%) Cisco
11 1232 (29.12%) MS Excel
12 1177 (27.82%) Firewall
13 1097 (25.93%) SQL Server
14 983 (23.23%) Microsoft Certification
15 981 (23.19%) DNS
16 966 (22.83%) SQL
17 937 (22.15%) HP
18 904 (21.37%) Exchange Server 2010
19 858 (20.28%) Windows Server 2003
20 765 (18.08%) SCCM
21 751 (17.75%) MCSE
22 707 (16.71%) DHCP
23 697 (16.47%) WAN
23 697 (16.47%) ITIL
24 691 (16.33%) Linux
25 645 (15.24%) SharePoint
26 642 (15.17%) Exchange Server 2013
27 641 (15.15%) LAN
28 617 (14.58%) Office 365

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 1727 (40.82%) MS Exchange
2 904 (21.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 645 (15.24%) SharePoint
4 642 (15.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 520 (12.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 487 (11.51%) IIS
7 411 (9.71%) Lync
8 301 (7.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 174 (4.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 154 (3.64%) Apache
11 104 (2.46%) Tomcat
11 104 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
12 101 (2.39%) SharePoint 2013
13 87 (2.06%) WebSphere
14 49 (1.16%) Office Communications Server
14 49 (1.16%) WebLogic
15 47 (1.11%) OpenStack
16 44 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2000
17 36 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 32 (0.76%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1232 (29.12%) MS Excel
2 466 (11.01%) MS Office
3 26 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.38%) MS Project
6 8 (0.19%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.071%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 29 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.26%) RMDS
3 10 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (0.21%) Sophis RISQUE
5 8 (0.19%) SAP Business One
6 6 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.071%) Epicor Vantage
9 2 (0.047%) Primavera
9 2 (0.047%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.047%) MFGPRO
9 2 (0.047%) Teamcenter
10 1 (0.024%) Summit
10 1 (0.024%) Agresso
10 1 (0.024%) MetaTrader
10 1 (0.024%) Cognos Controller
10 1 (0.024%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 617 (14.58%) Office 365
2 322 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 170 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
4 89 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
5 77 (1.82%) SaaS
6 65 (1.54%) IaaS
7 36 (0.85%) PaaS
8 31 (0.73%) Mimecast
9 15 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
10 13 (0.31%) GitHub
11 12 (0.28%) IBM SmartCloud
11 12 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (0.19%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.17%) SoftLayer
14 3 (0.071%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.071%) Sumo Logic
15 2 (0.047%) Google Cloud Platform
16 1 (0.024%) Symantec.cloud
16 1 (0.024%) OneDrive
16 1 (0.024%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1268 (29.97%) SAN
2 1177 (27.82%) Firewall
3 981 (23.19%) DNS
4 707 (16.71%) DHCP
5 697 (16.47%) WAN
6 641 (15.15%) LAN
7 614 (14.51%) TCP/IP
8 432 (10.21%) VPN
9 282 (6.67%) NAS
10 266 (6.29%) VLAN
11 256 (6.05%) iSCSI
12 226 (5.34%) Wireless
13 204 (4.82%) Internet
14 203 (4.80%) VoIP
15 141 (3.33%) NetScaler
16 124 (2.93%) Cisco ASA
17 114 (2.69%) Fibre Channel
18 109 (2.58%) SMTP
19 92 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
19 92 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1097 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 260 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 165 (3.90%) MySQL
4 138 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 118 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 90 (2.13%) Big Data
7 83 (1.96%) Relational Database
8 63 (1.49%) Oracle Database
9 52 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 50 (1.18%) RDBMS
11 35 (0.83%) DB2
12 32 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
13 31 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 30 (0.71%) Oracle Exadata
15 25 (0.59%) MongoDB
16 24 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
17 17 (0.40%) Hadoop
18 15 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
19 12 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 11 (0.26%) HBase
Development Applications
1 73 (1.73%) SoapUI
2 71 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 67 (1.58%) Moq
3 67 (1.58%) ReSharper
4 45 (1.06%) Git (software)
5 22 (0.52%) JIRA
6 17 (0.40%) Selenium
7 16 (0.38%) Subversion
7 16 (0.38%) Visual Studio
7 16 (0.38%) MSBuild
8 15 (0.35%) NUnit
9 14 (0.33%) Jenkins
9 14 (0.33%) TeamCity
10 13 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
11 12 (0.28%) SpecFlow
11 12 (0.28%) FitNesse
12 11 (0.26%) Ranorex
12 11 (0.26%) MSTest
12 11 (0.26%) WiX
12 11 (0.26%) NuGet
General
1 352 (8.32%) Finance
2 134 (3.17%) Retail
3 123 (2.91%) Telecoms
4 80 (1.89%) Law
5 73 (1.73%) Legal
6 66 (1.56%) Advertising
7 59 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
8 46 (1.09%) Marketing
9 43 (1.02%) Manufacturing
10 38 (0.90%) Back Office
11 34 (0.80%) Military
12 30 (0.71%) Banking
12 30 (0.71%) Billing
13 25 (0.59%) Electronics
14 18 (0.43%) Aerospace
15 12 (0.28%) Games
16 11 (0.26%) German Language
17 10 (0.24%) Financial Institution
18 7 (0.17%) Multimedia
19 6 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 628 (14.84%) Support Engineer
2 616 (14.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 545 (12.88%) Consultant
4 470 (11.11%) Analyst
5 344 (8.13%) Architect
6 340 (8.04%) 3rd Line Support
7 209 (4.94%) IT Support
8 204 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
9 189 (4.47%) Technical Support
10 181 (4.28%) Administrator
11 170 (4.02%) Technical Consultant
12 169 (3.99%) Support Analyst
13 164 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 160 (3.78%) 2nd Line Support
15 158 (3.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 139 (3.29%) Network Engineer
17 137 (3.24%) Systems Administrator
18 135 (3.19%) Infrastructure Architect
19 128 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
20 118 (2.79%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (4.23%) .NET
2 93 (2.20%) HTML
3 83 (1.96%) Middleware
4 68 (1.61%) WPF
5 61 (1.44%) Web Services
6 53 (1.25%) XML
7 48 (1.13%) .NET Framework
7 48 (1.13%) HTML5
8 47 (1.11%) CSS
9 39 (0.92%) ASP.NET
10 36 (0.85%) WebSphere MQ
11 35 (0.83%) REST
12 34 (0.80%) LAMP
13 30 (0.71%) WinForms
13 30 (0.71%) WCF
14 29 (0.69%) WSH
15 27 (0.64%) J2EE
16 25 (0.59%) COM
17 22 (0.52%) CSS3
18 19 (0.45%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 383 (9.05%) Clustering
2 234 (5.53%) Blackberry
3 218 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
4 207 (4.89%) Private Cloud
5 134 (3.17%) Replication
6 126 (2.98%) Management Information System
7 103 (2.43%) EqualLogic
8 77 (1.82%) Computer Science
9 70 (1.65%) iPhone
10 63 (1.49%) FlexPod
11 60 (1.42%) Open Source
12 54 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
13 50 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
13 50 (1.18%) PKI
14 47 (1.11%) Public Cloud
15 45 (1.06%) Fat Client
15 45 (1.06%) Thin Client
16 44 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
17 42 (0.99%) NHS
18 34 (0.80%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3309 (78.21%) Windows
2 1587 (37.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 1392 (32.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 858 (20.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 691 (16.33%) Linux
6 599 (14.16%) Windows 7
7 399 (9.43%) Windows 8
8 326 (7.71%) Windows XP
9 154 (3.64%) Windows Vista
9 154 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 125 (2.95%) UNIX
11 109 (2.58%) Android
12 94 (2.22%) Solaris
13 92 (2.17%) Apple iOS
14 68 (1.61%) CentOS
15 61 (1.44%) AIX
16 54 (1.28%) HPUX
17 53 (1.25%) Ubuntu
18 48 (1.13%) Mac OS X
19 43 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 697 (16.47%) ITIL
2 305 (7.21%) Disaster Recovery
3 300 (7.09%) Migration
4 255 (6.03%) Project Management
5 231 (5.46%) Mentoring
6 228 (5.39%) Agile Software Development
7 183 (4.33%) Service Delivery
8 168 (3.97%) Change Management
9 145 (3.43%) Service Management
10 143 (3.38%) Capacity Planning
11 142 (3.36%) Business Continuity
12 135 (3.19%) Load Balancing
13 127 (3.00%) Problem Management
14 122 (2.88%) Configuration Management
15 118 (2.79%) Time Management
16 115 (2.72%) Data Protection
17 109 (2.58%) Analytics
18 101 (2.39%) Incident Management
18 101 (2.39%) PRINCE2
19 97 (2.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 966 (22.83%) SQL
2 566 (13.38%) PowerShell
3 116 (2.74%) C#
4 95 (2.25%) Java
5 90 (2.13%) C
6 89 (2.10%) VBScript
7 76 (1.80%) Perl
8 69 (1.63%) PHP
9 67 (1.58%) JavaScript
10 64 (1.51%) VB
11 53 (1.25%) Python
11 53 (1.25%) C++
12 49 (1.16%) T-SQL
13 45 (1.06%) Ruby
14 25 (0.59%) Bash Shell
15 20 (0.47%) Shell Script
16 12 (0.28%) Korn
17 11 (0.26%) VB.NET
18 10 (0.24%) PL/SQL
19 8 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 983 (23.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 751 (17.75%) MCSE
3 399 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
4 386 (9.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 357 (8.44%) Security Cleared
6 351 (8.30%) MCP
7 340 (8.04%) MCSA
8 328 (7.75%) CCNA
9 317 (7.49%) MCITP
10 280 (6.62%) SC Cleared
11 258 (6.10%) Degree
12 205 (4.85%) Citrix Certification
13 166 (3.92%) CCA
14 131 (3.10%) CCNP
15 114 (2.69%) MCTS
16 78 (1.84%) DV Cleared
17 59 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
18 55 (1.30%) VCP5
19 39 (0.92%) JNCIA
20 35 (0.83%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 291 (6.88%) SLA
2 117 (2.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 50 (1.18%) PCI DSS
4 44 (1.04%) ISO 9001
5 26 (0.61%) QA
6 16 (0.38%) COBIT
7 14 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.19%) ISO 9000
9 6 (0.14%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 3 (0.071%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.024%) BS25999
System Software
1 2463 (58.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2352 (55.59%) Active Directory
3 573 (13.54%) vSphere
4 485 (11.46%) XenApp
5 340 (8.04%) XenDesktop
6 276 (6.52%) XenServer
7 225 (5.32%) VMware ESX
8 218 (5.15%) VMware ESXi
9 213 (5.03%) Terminal Services
10 128 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
11 117 (2.77%) Xen
11 117 (2.77%) vCloud
12 90 (2.13%) NFS
13 87 (2.06%) KVM
14 84 (1.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 69 (1.63%) Forefront TMG
16 65 (1.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 56 (1.32%) ISA Server
18 53 (1.25%) Terminal Server
19 33 (0.78%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 765 (18.08%) SCCM
2 574 (13.57%) SCOM
3 261 (6.17%) Backup Exec
4 244 (5.77%) SCVMM
5 100 (2.36%) Nagios
6 95 (2.25%) NetBackup
7 93 (2.20%) WSUS
8 92 (2.17%) SCDPM
9 66 (1.56%) Puppet
10 65 (1.54%) Tivoli
11 56 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
12 50 (1.18%) SCSM
13 49 (1.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 39 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
15 38 (0.90%) EdgeSight
15 38 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 31 (0.73%) SCOrch
17 29 (0.69%) XenMobile
18 28 (0.66%) vMotion
19 27 (0.64%) Opsview
Vendors
1 3016 (71.28%) VMware
2 2855 (67.48%) Microsoft
3 1290 (30.49%) Citrix
4 1268 (29.97%) Cisco
5 937 (22.15%) HP
6 553 (13.07%) NetApp
7 434 (10.26%) Dell
8 351 (8.30%) Symantec
9 330 (7.80%) EMC
10 252 (5.96%) Oracle
11 223 (5.27%) IBM
12 219 (5.18%) Red Hat
13 205 (4.85%) Juniper
14 197 (4.66%) Apple
15 187 (4.42%) Veeam
16 146 (3.45%) CheckPoint
17 145 (3.43%) SonicWALL
18 98 (2.32%) Brocade
18 98 (2.32%) 3PAR
19 81 (1.91%) CommVault
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: Up to £40,000 + car & comprehensive benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
83Zero
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Stott and May
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + On Call Allowance + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits + Car
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 8K in cash travel expenses,12% bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Hudson IT
Salary: £20000 - £27200 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £23000 - £25000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension & extensive bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
UK
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Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + package
Posted: 18 hours ago