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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 178 240 236
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -4
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 1881 1238 1382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.61% 1.15% 1.18%
As % of the System Software category 15.07% 11.73% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1558 1090 1213
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -6.49%

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
12479 10552 11726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.65% 9.84% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10293 9032 10037
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
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 £39,800 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.77% +6.13%

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 August 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 21 August 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 +70 1793 £40,000 +6.66% 237
London +47 528 £45,000 - 38
South East +41 520 £37,500 - 53
North West +74 202 £33,000 -10.81% 30
Berkshire +52 166 £36,500 -8.75% 13
East of England +25 157 £37,500 -3.22% 18
Surrey +3 146 £35,000 - 6
City of London +16 130 £47,500 +5.55% 15
West Midlands +16 121 £37,500 +7.14% 14
Yorkshire +7 121 £42,000 +35.48% 20
Manchester +58 112 £33,500 -4.28% 23
East Midlands +36 98 £37,500 +4.16% 15
Hampshire +30 94 £37,500 +11.11% 9
Hertfordshire +52 80 £36,250 -4.60% 11
West Yorkshire -4 77 £40,000 +29.03% 10
South West -4 75 £35,000 - 42
Reading +10 71 £57,500 +55.40% 4
Leeds -15 69 £42,000 +40.00% 8
Birmingham +12 66 £42,000 +20.00% 6
Buckinghamshire +6 54 £45,000 +22.44% 9
Cheshire +21 52 £29,250 -2.50% 2
South Yorkshire +28 49 £43,500 +5.45% 6
Sheffield +20 47 £43,500 +5.45% 6
Cambridgeshire +8 45 £37,500 - 3
Basingstoke +33 44 £44,000 -2.22% 1
Northamptonshire +19 42 £37,500 - 2
Scotland +6 40 £37,500 -8.52% 14
Warrington +7 38 £29,250 +17.00%
Oxfordshire -5 36 £28,975 -35.61% 12
Watford +24 35 £50,000 +16.27% 4

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (78.36%) Windows
2 2554 (69.44%) VMware
3 2448 (66.56%) Microsoft
4 2001 (54.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1909 (51.90%) Active Directory
6 1433 (38.96%) MS Exchange
7 1382 (37.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 1174 (31.92%) Citrix
9 1143 (31.08%) MS Excel
10 1108 (30.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 1070 (29.09%) Cisco
12 1054 (28.66%) Windows Server 2012
13 1053 (28.63%) SAN
14 940 (25.56%) Firewall
15 914 (24.85%) DNS
16 891 (24.23%) SQL Server
17 878 (23.87%) SQL
18 842 (22.89%) Windows Server 2003
19 773 (21.02%) Exchange Server 2010
20 739 (20.09%) HP
21 732 (19.90%) MCSE
22 678 (18.43%) ITIL
23 661 (17.97%) SCCM
24 606 (16.48%) Linux
25 585 (15.91%) TCP/IP
26 580 (15.77%) DHCP
27 569 (15.47%) SharePoint
28 514 (13.97%) XenApp
29 511 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2013
30 492 (13.38%) WAN

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 1433 (38.96%) MS Exchange
2 773 (21.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 569 (15.47%) SharePoint
4 511 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 453 (12.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 434 (11.80%) Lync
7 390 (10.60%) IIS
8 328 (8.92%) Exchange Server 2003
9 97 (2.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 81 (2.20%) Apache
11 71 (1.93%) Tomcat
11 71 (1.93%) SharePoint Server
12 58 (1.58%) SharePoint 2010
12 58 (1.58%) SharePoint 2013
13 57 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2000
14 46 (1.25%) Office Communications Server
15 44 (1.20%) WebSphere
16 34 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
17 31 (0.84%) WebLogic
18 25 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 1143 (31.08%) MS Excel
2 457 (12.43%) MS Office
3 30 (0.82%) MS Project
4 29 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 22 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.38%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.082%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.027%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 51 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.38%) SAP Business One
4 13 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 12 (0.33%) Sage 1000
6 11 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
7 9 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (0.24%) Summit
8 6 (0.16%) Agresso
8 6 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.082%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.082%) Epicor Vantage
10 2 (0.054%) SalesLogix
10 2 (0.054%) Sophis RISQUE
11 1 (0.027%) MFGPRO
11 1 (0.027%) Sage 50
11 1 (0.027%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 399 (10.85%) Office 365
2 200 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (1.90%) IaaS
4 59 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
5 48 (1.31%) SaaS
6 42 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
7 40 (1.09%) PaaS
8 5 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.14%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.082%) GitHub
9 3 (0.082%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.027%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1053 (28.63%) SAN
2 940 (25.56%) Firewall
3 914 (24.85%) DNS
4 585 (15.91%) TCP/IP
5 580 (15.77%) DHCP
6 492 (13.38%) WAN
7 473 (12.86%) LAN
8 358 (9.73%) VPN
9 260 (7.07%) NAS
10 180 (4.89%) VLAN
11 176 (4.79%) Internet
12 171 (4.65%) VoIP
13 155 (4.21%) Cisco ASA
14 153 (4.16%) iSCSI
15 150 (4.08%) Wireless
16 139 (3.78%) SSL
17 120 (3.26%) NetScaler
18 98 (2.66%) Unified Communications
19 69 (1.88%) HTTP
20 67 (1.82%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 891 (24.23%) SQL Server
2 239 (6.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 155 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 123 (3.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 105 (2.85%) MySQL
6 62 (1.69%) Oracle Database
7 57 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 47 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
9 46 (1.25%) Big Data
10 36 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
11 32 (0.87%) Relational Database
12 30 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
13 26 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
14 24 (0.65%) NoSQL
15 20 (0.54%) RDBMS
16 17 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 17 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 15 (0.41%) DB2
18 14 (0.38%) MS Access
18 14 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 46 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (1.03%) Visual Studio
3 24 (0.65%) MSI
4 19 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 12 (0.33%) Subversion
6 9 (0.24%) ReSharper
6 9 (0.24%) Selenium
6 9 (0.24%) MSTest
6 9 (0.24%) NUnit
6 9 (0.24%) WiX
6 9 (0.24%) MSBuild
7 8 (0.22%) NuGet
7 8 (0.22%) Ranorex
8 5 (0.14%) Git (software)
9 4 (0.11%) FogBugz
9 4 (0.11%) WinDbg
9 4 (0.11%) GDB
9 4 (0.11%) JIRA
10 3 (0.082%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.082%) Ant
General
1 317 (8.62%) Finance
2 114 (3.10%) Telecoms
3 108 (2.94%) Retail
4 62 (1.69%) Law
5 60 (1.63%) Manufacturing
6 57 (1.55%) Marketing
7 43 (1.17%) Military
8 42 (1.14%) Legal
9 40 (1.09%) Advertising
10 37 (1.01%) Banking
11 31 (0.84%) Electronics
12 27 (0.73%) Publishing
13 20 (0.54%) German Language
14 19 (0.52%) Financial Institution
15 17 (0.46%) French Language
16 13 (0.35%) Back Office
17 12 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
17 12 (0.33%) Italian Language
18 9 (0.24%) Local Government
19 8 (0.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 557 (15.14%) Support Engineer
2 500 (13.59%) Consultant
3 439 (11.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 356 (9.68%) Analyst
5 351 (9.54%) Architect
6 303 (8.24%) 3rd Line Support
7 282 (7.67%) Administrator
8 221 (6.01%) Systems Administrator
9 211 (5.74%) IT Support
10 196 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
11 160 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
11 160 (4.35%) Technical Support
12 144 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 139 (3.78%) Support Analyst
14 130 (3.53%) Microsoft Consultant
15 122 (3.32%) Server Engineer
16 119 (3.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 114 (3.10%) IT Support Engineer
18 111 (3.02%) 2nd Line Support
19 96 (2.61%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (2.99%) .NET
2 99 (2.69%) Web Services
3 50 (1.36%) HTML
4 48 (1.31%) Application Packaging
5 44 (1.20%) XML
6 37 (1.01%) COM
7 25 (0.68%) CSS
8 23 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
9 21 (0.57%) ASP.NET
10 20 (0.54%) 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 11 (0.30%) MDX
16 10 (0.27%) X-Windows
17 9 (0.24%) WinForms
18 8 (0.22%) .NET Remoting
18 8 (0.22%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 359 (9.76%) Clustering
2 153 (4.16%) Blackberry
2 153 (4.16%) Replication
3 91 (2.47%) EqualLogic
4 89 (2.42%) Management Information System
5 76 (2.07%) PKI
6 53 (1.44%) Client/Server
7 47 (1.28%) Open Source
8 44 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
8 44 (1.20%) iPhone
8 44 (1.20%) Computer Science
9 42 (1.14%) Fat Client
9 42 (1.14%) Thin Client
9 42 (1.14%) FlexPod
10 36 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
11 35 (0.95%) Hedge funds
12 28 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
13 25 (0.68%) Celerra
14 21 (0.57%) Firmware
15 20 (0.54%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2882 (78.36%) Windows
2 1382 (37.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1054 (28.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 842 (22.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 606 (16.48%) Linux
6 428 (11.64%) Windows 7
7 292 (7.94%) Windows 8
8 260 (7.07%) Windows XP
9 231 (6.28%) UNIX
10 113 (3.07%) Solaris
11 68 (1.85%) AIX
12 64 (1.74%) Windows Vista
13 61 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 49 (1.33%) Ubuntu
15 47 (1.28%) CentOS
16 40 (1.09%) Debian
17 37 (1.01%) Android
18 34 (0.92%) HPUX
19 31 (0.84%) Mac OS X
20 28 (0.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 678 (18.43%) ITIL
2 284 (7.72%) Disaster Recovery
3 268 (7.29%) Migration
4 253 (6.88%) Project Management
5 139 (3.78%) Load Balancing
6 118 (3.21%) Service Delivery
7 114 (3.10%) Data Protection
8 113 (3.07%) Performance Tuning
9 96 (2.61%) ERP
10 94 (2.56%) PRINCE2
10 94 (2.56%) Change Management
11 92 (2.50%) Service Management
11 92 (2.50%) Time Management
12 91 (2.47%) Configuration Management
13 90 (2.45%) Business Continuity
14 86 (2.34%) Business Intelligence
15 83 (2.26%) CRM
16 75 (2.04%) Problem Management
17 71 (1.93%) Technical Architecture
18 62 (1.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 878 (23.87%) SQL
2 449 (12.21%) PowerShell
3 83 (2.26%) Perl
4 80 (2.18%) C
5 79 (2.15%) VBScript
6 75 (2.04%) C#
7 72 (1.96%) Python
8 71 (1.93%) Java
9 69 (1.88%) Shell Script
10 65 (1.77%) VB
11 53 (1.44%) PHP
12 41 (1.11%) C++
13 40 (1.09%) Ruby
14 39 (1.06%) T-SQL
15 37 (1.01%) JavaScript
16 36 (0.98%) Bash Shell
17 13 (0.35%) VB.NET
18 8 (0.22%) Delphi
19 3 (0.082%) VBA
19 3 (0.082%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1108 (30.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 732 (19.90%) MCSE
3 490 (13.32%) MCITP
4 415 (11.28%) Cisco Certification
5 369 (10.03%) CCNA
6 365 (9.92%) MCSA
7 302 (8.21%) Degree
7 302 (8.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 263 (7.15%) MCP
9 241 (6.55%) Citrix Certification
10 239 (6.50%) MCTS
10 239 (6.50%) Security Cleared
11 188 (5.11%) SC Cleared
12 175 (4.76%) CCA
13 91 (2.47%) CCNP
14 70 (1.90%) NCDA
15 68 (1.85%) NCIE
16 57 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
17 54 (1.47%) CCEE
18 43 (1.17%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (5.66%) SLA
2 69 (1.88%) QA
3 60 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (0.60%) ISO 9001
5 18 (0.49%) COBIT
6 12 (0.33%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 8 (0.22%) GAMP
7 8 (0.22%) GCP
7 8 (0.22%) GMP
8 6 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.14%) BS7799
10 2 (0.054%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2001 (54.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1909 (51.90%) Active Directory
3 514 (13.97%) XenApp
4 406 (11.04%) XenDesktop
5 399 (10.85%) vSphere
6 250 (6.80%) XenServer
7 220 (5.98%) VMware ESX
8 151 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
9 149 (4.05%) Microsoft App-V
10 105 (2.85%) Terminal Services
11 80 (2.18%) KVM
12 78 (2.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 77 (2.09%) NFS
14 73 (1.98%) Xen
14 73 (1.98%) Forefront TMG
15 62 (1.69%) UAG
16 53 (1.44%) vCloud
17 52 (1.41%) ISA Server
18 34 (0.92%) Terminal Server
19 24 (0.65%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 661 (17.97%) SCCM
2 399 (10.85%) SCOM
3 204 (5.55%) SCVMM
4 189 (5.14%) Backup Exec
5 155 (4.21%) WSUS
6 80 (2.18%) NetBackup
7 64 (1.74%) SCDPM
8 53 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
9 51 (1.39%) Puppet
10 49 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 45 (1.22%) SCOrch
11 45 (1.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 44 (1.20%) Nagios
13 43 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
14 40 (1.09%) SCSM
15 39 (1.06%) ARCserve
16 35 (0.95%) MOM
17 23 (0.63%) Tivoli
18 22 (0.60%) XenMobile
19 21 (0.57%) Legato
Vendors
1 2554 (69.44%) VMware
2 2448 (66.56%) Microsoft
3 1174 (31.92%) Citrix
4 1070 (29.09%) Cisco
5 739 (20.09%) HP
6 460 (12.51%) NetApp
7 354 (9.62%) Dell
8 255 (6.93%) EMC
9 232 (6.31%) Symantec
10 230 (6.25%) Oracle
11 151 (4.11%) Juniper
12 141 (3.83%) Red Hat
13 139 (3.78%) IBM
14 118 (3.21%) Veeam
15 97 (2.64%) CheckPoint
16 96 (2.61%) SonicWALL
17 91 (2.47%) SolarWinds
18 86 (2.34%) Apple
19 66 (1.79%) Veritas
20 64 (1.74%) CommVault
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 43 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 37k per year
Posted: 50 minutes ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 53 minutes ago
Devon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £34907 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £29000 per annum + Company Car, Pension, Gym
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
H&R Talent
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £20,000 to £29,000 per annum circa £29,000 plus bens
Posted: Yesterday