The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 180 237 237
Rank change year-on-year
+57 0
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 1843 1277 1373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.57% 1.17% 1.16%
As % of the System Software category 14.87% 11.86% 12.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1534 1139 1201
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% -7.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,784 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.58% -7.50%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12391 10770 11262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.58% 9.90% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10286 9172 9660
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 July 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 28 July 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 +58 1767 £40,000 +5.26% 250
London +19 534 £45,000 - 49
South East +46 509 £37,500 - 56
North West +79 177 £32,500 -13.33% 27
East of England +34 177 £37,500 - 18
Berkshire +54 152 £38,750 +10.71% 19
Surrey -1 146 £33,500 -4.28% 7
City of London +19 137 £50,000 +9.89% 20
Yorkshire +20 125 £42,000 +40.00% 31
West Midlands -12 104 £35,500 +1.42% 13
Hertfordshire +68 103 £40,000 -20.00% 9
Manchester +44 103 £33,500 -7.58% 16
East Midlands +31 92 £37,500 - 17
Hampshire +49 90 £40,000 +15.94% 4
West Yorkshire +1 81 £36,500 +30.35% 17
Reading +13 72 £55,000 +29.41% 14
Leeds -8 72 £40,000 +45.45% 11
South West +4 67 £36,500 +4.28% 31
Buckinghamshire +13 60 £45,000 +16.12% 7
Birmingham +6 59 £42,000 +20.00% 9
Watford +23 55 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Basingstoke +39 49 £45,000 - 1
Cheshire +23 48 £26,500 -16.53% 7
South Yorkshire +22 43 £42,000 +97.64% 6
Sheffield +21 40 £42,000 +95.34% 5
Northamptonshire +18 39 £37,500 +36.36% 8
Warrington +3 37 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -8 34 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Northampton +11 32 £37,500 +36.36% 3
Nottingham +9 30 £44,250 +10.62% 2

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2817 (77.07%) Windows
2 2542 (69.55%) VMware
3 2419 (66.18%) Microsoft
4 2009 (54.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1894 (51.82%) Active Directory
6 1415 (38.71%) MS Exchange
7 1393 (38.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 1159 (31.71%) Citrix
9 1141 (31.22%) MS Excel
10 1107 (30.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 1044 (28.56%) SAN
12 1017 (27.82%) Cisco
13 1004 (27.47%) Windows Server 2012
14 923 (25.25%) Firewall
15 888 (24.30%) Windows Server 2003
16 879 (24.05%) DNS
17 854 (23.37%) SQL Server
18 848 (23.20%) SQL
19 780 (21.34%) Exchange Server 2010
20 735 (20.11%) MCSE
21 711 (19.45%) HP
22 665 (18.19%) SCCM
23 664 (18.17%) ITIL
24 602 (16.47%) TCP/IP
25 594 (16.25%) Linux
26 588 (16.09%) SharePoint
27 548 (14.99%) DHCP
28 528 (14.45%) XenApp
29 511 (13.98%) MCITP
30 480 (13.13%) Exchange Server 2013

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1415 (38.71%) MS Exchange
2 780 (21.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 588 (16.09%) SharePoint
4 480 (13.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 448 (12.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 435 (11.90%) Lync
7 376 (10.29%) IIS
8 337 (9.22%) Exchange Server 2003
9 102 (2.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 73 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
11 66 (1.81%) Apache
11 66 (1.81%) SharePoint Server
11 66 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
12 63 (1.72%) Tomcat
13 56 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2000
14 43 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
15 38 (1.04%) WebSphere
16 34 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
17 27 (0.74%) CMS
18 24 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1141 (31.22%) MS Excel
2 429 (11.74%) MS Office
3 36 (0.98%) MS Project
4 30 (0.82%) MS Visio
5 21 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.38%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.082%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.027%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 54 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.41%) SAP Business One
4 13 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (0.30%) Sage 1000
6 9 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
7 8 (0.22%) Summit
8 6 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
8 6 (0.16%) Agresso
9 3 (0.082%) Epicor Vantage
10 2 (0.055%) SalesLogix
10 2 (0.055%) Sophis RISQUE
10 2 (0.055%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.027%) MFGPRO
11 1 (0.027%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 360 (9.85%) Office 365
2 165 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
4 64 (1.75%) IaaS
5 53 (1.45%) SaaS
6 39 (1.07%) PaaS
7 36 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.16%) Google Apps
10 5 (0.14%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.082%) GitHub
12 1 (0.027%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1044 (28.56%) SAN
2 923 (25.25%) Firewall
3 879 (24.05%) DNS
4 602 (16.47%) TCP/IP
5 548 (14.99%) DHCP
6 473 (12.94%) WAN
7 452 (12.37%) LAN
8 372 (10.18%) VPN
9 242 (6.62%) NAS
10 171 (4.68%) Internet
11 166 (4.54%) VLAN
12 160 (4.38%) VoIP
13 159 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
14 157 (4.30%) iSCSI
15 140 (3.83%) Wireless
16 132 (3.61%) SSL
17 115 (3.15%) NetScaler
18 95 (2.60%) Unified Communications
19 64 (1.75%) MPLS
20 63 (1.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 854 (23.37%) SQL Server
2 238 (6.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 144 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 125 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 95 (2.60%) MySQL
6 53 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 52 (1.42%) Oracle Database
8 39 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
9 36 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
10 26 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (0.68%) Relational Database
12 24 (0.66%) NoSQL
12 24 (0.66%) Big Data
13 22 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
14 16 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (0.38%) MS Access
15 14 (0.38%) RDBMS
16 13 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 12 (0.33%) OLTP
18 10 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 44 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (0.96%) Visual Studio
3 26 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 20 (0.55%) MSI
5 12 (0.33%) Subversion
6 7 (0.19%) ReSharper
6 7 (0.19%) Selenium
7 5 (0.14%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.11%) JIRA
9 3 (0.082%) JMeter
9 3 (0.082%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (0.082%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.082%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.055%) MSTest
10 2 (0.055%) GDB
10 2 (0.055%) WinDbg
10 2 (0.055%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 2 (0.055%) NUnit
10 2 (0.055%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.055%) WiX
General
1 329 (9.00%) Finance
2 109 (2.98%) Telecoms
3 103 (2.82%) Retail
4 65 (1.78%) Law
5 62 (1.70%) Manufacturing
6 50 (1.37%) Marketing
7 43 (1.18%) Legal
8 41 (1.12%) Military
9 35 (0.96%) Banking
10 34 (0.93%) Advertising
11 31 (0.85%) Electronics
12 28 (0.77%) Publishing
13 23 (0.63%) German Language
14 22 (0.60%) Financial Institution
15 18 (0.49%) French Language
16 14 (0.38%) Back Office
17 12 (0.33%) Italian Language
18 11 (0.30%) Local Government
19 10 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
20 9 (0.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 549 (15.02%) Consultant
2 519 (14.20%) Support Engineer
3 412 (11.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 368 (10.07%) Analyst
5 339 (9.27%) Architect
6 294 (8.04%) 3rd Line Support
6 294 (8.04%) Administrator
7 239 (6.54%) Systems Administrator
8 209 (5.72%) Systems Engineer
8 209 (5.72%) IT Support
9 181 (4.95%) Technical Consultant
10 160 (4.38%) Technical Support
11 145 (3.97%) Support Analyst
12 142 (3.89%) Microsoft Consultant
13 136 (3.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 116 (3.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 115 (3.15%) Server Engineer
16 113 (3.09%) 2nd Line Support
17 102 (2.79%) IT Support Engineer
18 98 (2.68%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (3.17%) Web Services
2 110 (3.01%) .NET
3 50 (1.37%) XML
4 49 (1.34%) HTML
5 40 (1.09%) Application Packaging
6 36 (0.98%) COM
7 20 (0.55%) .NET Framework
7 20 (0.55%) CSS
7 20 (0.55%) ASP.NET
8 19 (0.52%) WebSphere MQ
8 19 (0.52%) LAMP
9 18 (0.49%) JSON
10 17 (0.47%) jQuery
11 16 (0.44%) Middleware
12 10 (0.27%) Software Packaging
12 10 (0.27%) WSH
13 9 (0.25%) SAML
14 7 (0.19%) WinForms
14 7 (0.19%) .NET Remoting
14 7 (0.19%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 351 (9.60%) Clustering
2 165 (4.51%) Replication
3 147 (4.02%) Blackberry
4 96 (2.63%) EqualLogic
5 88 (2.41%) PKI
6 80 (2.19%) Management Information System
7 52 (1.42%) Client/Server
8 51 (1.40%) Enterprise Storage
9 46 (1.26%) Open Source
9 46 (1.26%) Fat Client
9 46 (1.26%) Thin Client
10 45 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
11 43 (1.18%) Computer Science
12 39 (1.07%) iPhone
12 39 (1.07%) Hedge funds
13 31 (0.85%) FlexPod
13 31 (0.85%) Celerra
14 28 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
15 23 (0.63%) CLARiiON
16 20 (0.55%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2817 (77.07%) Windows
2 1393 (38.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1004 (27.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 888 (24.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 594 (16.25%) Linux
6 429 (11.74%) Windows 7
7 286 (7.82%) Windows 8
8 254 (6.95%) UNIX
9 246 (6.73%) Windows XP
10 113 (3.09%) Solaris
11 68 (1.86%) AIX
12 59 (1.61%) Windows Vista
13 51 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 49 (1.34%) CentOS
15 39 (1.07%) Ubuntu
16 33 (0.90%) Android
17 32 (0.88%) Debian
18 30 (0.82%) Mac OS X
18 30 (0.82%) HPUX
19 24 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 664 (18.17%) ITIL
2 271 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 269 (7.36%) Migration
4 228 (6.24%) Project Management
5 140 (3.83%) Load Balancing
6 118 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 117 (3.20%) Data Protection
8 106 (2.90%) Service Management
9 104 (2.85%) Time Management
10 100 (2.74%) Performance Tuning
11 96 (2.63%) PRINCE2
12 94 (2.57%) Configuration Management
13 91 (2.49%) CRM
14 87 (2.38%) Business Continuity
15 78 (2.13%) Change Management
16 77 (2.11%) ERP
17 73 (2.00%) Problem Management
18 71 (1.94%) Technical Architecture
19 69 (1.89%) Business Intelligence
20 66 (1.81%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 848 (23.20%) SQL
2 435 (11.90%) PowerShell
3 85 (2.33%) C
4 82 (2.24%) Perl
5 78 (2.13%) Java
5 78 (2.13%) Shell Script
6 75 (2.05%) VBScript
7 69 (1.89%) C#
7 69 (1.89%) Python
8 67 (1.83%) VB
9 55 (1.50%) PHP
10 43 (1.18%) C++
11 37 (1.01%) Bash Shell
12 35 (0.96%) JavaScript
12 35 (0.96%) T-SQL
13 34 (0.93%) Ruby
14 15 (0.41%) VB.NET
15 8 (0.22%) Delphi
16 3 (0.082%) VBA
16 3 (0.082%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1107 (30.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 735 (20.11%) MCSE
3 511 (13.98%) MCITP
4 402 (11.00%) Cisco Certification
5 354 (9.69%) CCNA
6 347 (9.49%) MCSA
7 304 (8.32%) Degree
8 301 (8.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 255 (6.98%) MCP
10 250 (6.84%) MCTS
11 242 (6.62%) Citrix Certification
12 236 (6.46%) Security Cleared
13 174 (4.76%) SC Cleared
14 168 (4.60%) CCA
15 108 (2.95%) CCNP
16 68 (1.86%) NCDA
17 65 (1.78%) NCIE
18 62 (1.70%) CCEE
19 52 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
20 44 (1.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 193 (5.28%) SLA
2 69 (1.89%) QA
3 59 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (0.68%) ISO 9001
5 23 (0.63%) COBIT
6 12 (0.33%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 7 (0.19%) GAMP
7 7 (0.19%) GCP
7 7 (0.19%) GMP
8 6 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.14%) BS7799
10 2 (0.055%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2009 (54.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1894 (51.82%) Active Directory
3 528 (14.45%) XenApp
4 411 (11.24%) XenDesktop
5 410 (11.22%) vSphere
6 287 (7.85%) XenServer
7 212 (5.80%) VMware ESX
8 158 (4.32%) VMware ESXi
9 155 (4.24%) Microsoft App-V
10 115 (3.15%) Terminal Services
11 88 (2.41%) Xen
12 87 (2.38%) KVM
13 77 (2.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 76 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
15 74 (2.02%) UAG
16 69 (1.89%) NFS
17 55 (1.50%) vCloud
18 52 (1.42%) ISA Server
19 32 (0.88%) Terminal Server
20 29 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 665 (18.19%) SCCM
2 424 (11.60%) SCOM
3 202 (5.53%) Backup Exec
4 183 (5.01%) SCVMM
5 155 (4.24%) WSUS
6 87 (2.38%) NetBackup
7 58 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
7 58 (1.59%) SCDPM
8 56 (1.53%) Puppet
9 54 (1.48%) SCSM
10 50 (1.37%) SCOrch
11 47 (1.29%) ARCserve
11 47 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
12 45 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 42 (1.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 38 (1.04%) MOM
15 35 (0.96%) Nagios
16 29 (0.79%) XenMobile
17 27 (0.74%) Legato
18 25 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 2542 (69.55%) VMware
2 2419 (66.18%) Microsoft
3 1159 (31.71%) Citrix
4 1017 (27.82%) Cisco
5 711 (19.45%) HP
6 446 (12.20%) NetApp
7 345 (9.44%) Dell
8 262 (7.17%) Symantec
9 261 (7.14%) EMC
10 220 (6.02%) Oracle
11 136 (3.72%) IBM
12 134 (3.67%) Juniper
13 119 (3.26%) Red Hat
14 116 (3.17%) Veeam
15 91 (2.49%) CheckPoint
15 91 (2.49%) Apple
15 91 (2.49%) SonicWALL
16 84 (2.30%) SolarWinds
17 76 (2.08%) Veritas
18 64 (1.75%) Sophos
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £29000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38 £55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38 £55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 36,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Talent Spa
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
SBC Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Roc Search
Posted: 16 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago