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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 155 199 247
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +48
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 2088 1662 1208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.94% 1.48% 1.11%
As % of the System Software category 16.21% 14.76% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1708 1396 1025
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -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
12879 11262 10671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.97% 10.06% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10655 9372 8919
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,444
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +59 2011 £40,000 -2.43% 268
London +91 719 £47,500 +5.55% 67
South East +21 494 £37,500 -11.76% 51
City of London +52 163 £46,500 +3.33% 17
Berkshire +8 146 £38,000 -15.55% 17
East of England -19 143 £37,500 - 15
Yorkshire +23 137 £35,000 +16.66% 24
South West +21 131 £37,500 -6.25% 33
West Midlands +21 116 £34,000 -28.42% 21
Surrey +48 114 £36,500 -23.15% 7
East Midlands +34 114 £36,125 +3.21% 16
North West +5 113 £35,000 +7.69% 31
West Yorkshire +22 110 £35,000 +8.52% 21
Hampshire +27 107 £40,000 +6.66% 12
Leeds +28 78 £35,000 - 16
Reading -8 75 £36,000 -23.40% 10
Manchester -4 67 £35,000 +7.69% 19
Hertfordshire -9 61 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Birmingham +3 47 £45,000 -7.69% 8
Northamptonshire +5 45 £35,000 +4.47% 5
Gloucestershire +15 44 £32,500 -27.77% 5
Leicestershire +46 42 £41,000 +43.85% 5
Buckinghamshire -2 40 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Southampton +7 38 £45,000 +53.84% 5
Cheshire +22 36 £35,000 +6.06% 10
Milton Keynes -8 31 £45,000 +3.44% 1
Kent +32 30 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Leicester +39 28 £42,000 +47.36% 5
Newbury +24 28 £33,750 +3.05%
Essex +6 28 £28,125 -14.77% 3

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3251 (77.48%) Windows
2 2974 (70.88%) VMware
3 2839 (67.66%) Microsoft
4 2421 (57.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2329 (55.51%) Active Directory
6 1666 (39.70%) MS Exchange
7 1520 (36.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 1334 (31.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 1278 (30.46%) Citrix
10 1255 (29.91%) SAN
11 1234 (29.41%) Cisco
12 1229 (29.29%) MS Excel
13 1115 (26.57%) Firewall
14 1107 (26.38%) SQL Server
15 1007 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 971 (23.14%) SQL
17 955 (22.76%) DNS
18 906 (21.59%) HP
19 859 (20.47%) Exchange Server 2010
20 805 (19.18%) Windows Server 2003
21 775 (18.47%) MCSE
22 768 (18.30%) SCCM
23 674 (16.06%) Linux
24 671 (15.99%) WAN
25 670 (15.97%) DHCP
26 664 (15.82%) ITIL
27 620 (14.78%) SharePoint
28 614 (14.63%) LAN
29 608 (14.49%) SCOM
30 598 (14.25%) Exchange Server 2013

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1666 (39.70%) MS Exchange
2 859 (20.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 620 (14.78%) SharePoint
4 598 (14.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 486 (11.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 478 (11.39%) IIS
7 387 (9.22%) Lync
8 281 (6.70%) Exchange Server 2003
9 172 (4.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 144 (3.43%) Apache
11 112 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
12 103 (2.45%) SharePoint 2013
13 99 (2.36%) Tomcat
14 89 (2.12%) WebSphere
15 55 (1.31%) WebLogic
16 49 (1.17%) Office Communications Server
17 46 (1.10%) OpenStack
18 37 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2000
19 31 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
20 30 (0.71%) CMS
Applications
1 1229 (29.29%) MS Excel
2 459 (10.94%) MS Office
3 27 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.43%) MS Project
6 8 (0.19%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.024%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.024%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.024%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.024%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 35 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.19%) RMDS
5 7 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
6 6 (0.14%) Sophis RISQUE
7 5 (0.12%) SAP Business One
7 5 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.071%) Epicor Vantage
9 2 (0.048%) Sage 50
10 1 (0.024%) Agresso
10 1 (0.024%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.024%) MFGPRO
10 1 (0.024%) Cognos Controller
10 1 (0.024%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 583 (13.89%) Office 365
2 331 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 92 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
4 69 (1.64%) IaaS
5 68 (1.62%) SaaS
6 43 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
7 39 (0.93%) PaaS
8 15 (0.36%) IBM SmartCloud
9 13 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (0.24%) GitHub
11 8 (0.19%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.12%) SoftLayer
13 3 (0.071%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.071%) Sumo Logic
14 2 (0.048%) Google Cloud Platform
15 1 (0.024%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1255 (29.91%) SAN
2 1115 (26.57%) Firewall
3 955 (22.76%) DNS
4 671 (15.99%) WAN
5 670 (15.97%) DHCP
6 614 (14.63%) LAN
7 585 (13.94%) TCP/IP
8 433 (10.32%) VPN
9 275 (6.55%) NAS
10 259 (6.17%) VLAN
11 257 (6.12%) iSCSI
12 225 (5.36%) Wireless
13 208 (4.96%) Internet
14 177 (4.22%) VoIP
15 141 (3.36%) NetScaler
16 121 (2.88%) Cisco ASA
17 110 (2.62%) Fibre Channel
18 109 (2.60%) SMTP
19 99 (2.36%) MPLS
20 90 (2.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1107 (26.38%) SQL Server
2 268 (6.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 164 (3.91%) MySQL
4 148 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 129 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 89 (2.12%) Big Data
7 81 (1.93%) Relational Database
8 64 (1.53%) Oracle Database
9 57 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 48 (1.14%) RDBMS
11 38 (0.91%) DB2
12 33 (0.79%) Oracle Exadata
13 31 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 29 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
15 26 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
16 20 (0.48%) MongoDB
17 17 (0.41%) Hadoop
18 14 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 12 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
20 11 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 83 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 73 (1.74%) SoapUI
3 67 (1.60%) ReSharper
4 66 (1.57%) Moq
5 44 (1.05%) Git (software)
6 24 (0.57%) MSBuild
7 23 (0.55%) Visual Studio
8 21 (0.50%) NUnit
8 21 (0.50%) JIRA
9 18 (0.43%) Selenium
10 17 (0.41%) Subversion
10 17 (0.41%) NuGet
10 17 (0.41%) Ranorex
10 17 (0.41%) MSTest
10 17 (0.41%) WiX
11 16 (0.38%) Jenkins
12 14 (0.33%) TeamCity
13 12 (0.29%) SpecFlow
13 12 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
13 12 (0.29%) FitNesse
General
1 349 (8.32%) Finance
2 130 (3.10%) Retail
3 127 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 72 (1.72%) Law
5 64 (1.53%) Legal
6 63 (1.50%) Advertising
7 62 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
8 52 (1.24%) Marketing
9 49 (1.17%) Manufacturing
10 35 (0.83%) Back Office
11 29 (0.69%) Electronics
12 28 (0.67%) Military
12 28 (0.67%) Banking
13 27 (0.64%) Billing
14 20 (0.48%) Aerospace
15 13 (0.31%) German Language
16 11 (0.26%) Games
17 10 (0.24%) Financial Institution
18 8 (0.19%) Multimedia
19 7 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 625 (14.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 604 (14.39%) Support Engineer
3 558 (13.30%) Consultant
4 457 (10.89%) Analyst
5 352 (8.39%) Architect
6 321 (7.65%) 3rd Line Support
7 199 (4.74%) IT Support
8 183 (4.36%) Systems Engineer
9 177 (4.22%) Administrator
10 169 (4.03%) Support Analyst
11 166 (3.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 165 (3.93%) Technical Support
13 158 (3.77%) Technical Consultant
14 155 (3.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 147 (3.50%) 2nd Line Support
15 147 (3.50%) Infrastructure Architect
16 145 (3.46%) Network Engineer
17 133 (3.17%) Systems Administrator
18 131 (3.12%) Solutions Architect
19 119 (2.84%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (4.29%) .NET
2 92 (2.19%) HTML
3 78 (1.86%) Middleware
4 68 (1.62%) WPF
5 55 (1.31%) Web Services
6 52 (1.24%) XML
7 48 (1.14%) CSS
8 47 (1.12%) .NET Framework
9 42 (1.00%) HTML5
10 41 (0.98%) WebSphere MQ
10 41 (0.98%) ASP.NET
11 36 (0.86%) LAMP
11 36 (0.86%) REST
12 31 (0.74%) WCF
12 31 (0.74%) WinForms
13 28 (0.67%) WSH
14 23 (0.55%) COM
14 23 (0.55%) J2EE
15 21 (0.50%) X-Windows
15 21 (0.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 373 (8.89%) Clustering
2 223 (5.31%) Blackberry
3 217 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 123 (2.93%) Replication
5 119 (2.84%) Management Information System
6 101 (2.41%) EqualLogic
7 84 (2.00%) Computer Science
8 65 (1.55%) Open Source
9 64 (1.53%) iPhone
10 63 (1.50%) FlexPod
11 46 (1.10%) PKI
12 45 (1.07%) Enterprise Storage
13 44 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
13 44 (1.05%) Fat Client
13 44 (1.05%) Thin Client
14 43 (1.02%) NHS
15 32 (0.76%) Visualisation
16 30 (0.71%) iPad
16 30 (0.71%) PDA
17 28 (0.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3251 (77.48%) Windows
2 1520 (36.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1334 (31.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 805 (19.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 674 (16.06%) Linux
6 597 (14.23%) Windows 7
7 392 (9.34%) Windows 8
8 297 (7.08%) Windows XP
9 155 (3.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 145 (3.46%) Windows Vista
11 141 (3.36%) UNIX
12 100 (2.38%) Android
13 91 (2.17%) Apple iOS
13 91 (2.17%) Solaris
14 67 (1.60%) CentOS
15 65 (1.55%) AIX
16 55 (1.31%) HPUX
17 51 (1.22%) Ubuntu
18 43 (1.02%) Mac OS X
19 41 (0.98%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 664 (15.82%) ITIL
2 296 (7.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 288 (6.86%) Migration
4 249 (5.93%) Project Management
5 222 (5.29%) Mentoring
6 215 (5.12%) Agile Software Development
7 179 (4.27%) Service Delivery
8 144 (3.43%) Change Management
8 144 (3.43%) Business Continuity
9 139 (3.31%) Load Balancing
10 138 (3.29%) Capacity Planning
11 136 (3.24%) Service Management
12 131 (3.12%) Problem Management
13 124 (2.96%) Configuration Management
14 109 (2.60%) Data Protection
15 108 (2.57%) Time Management
16 105 (2.50%) PRINCE2
16 105 (2.50%) Analytics
17 98 (2.34%) Business Intelligence
18 97 (2.31%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 971 (23.14%) SQL
2 566 (13.49%) PowerShell
3 123 (2.93%) C#
4 93 (2.22%) Java
5 92 (2.19%) C
6 87 (2.07%) VBScript
7 83 (1.98%) Perl
8 77 (1.84%) PHP
9 63 (1.50%) JavaScript
10 59 (1.41%) VB
11 57 (1.36%) Python
12 49 (1.17%) T-SQL
13 48 (1.14%) C++
14 47 (1.12%) Ruby
15 27 (0.64%) Bash Shell
16 21 (0.50%) Shell Script
17 13 (0.31%) Korn
18 12 (0.29%) VB.NET
19 8 (0.19%) VBA
20 7 (0.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1007 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 775 (18.47%) MCSE
3 412 (9.82%) Cisco Certification
4 375 (8.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 367 (8.75%) MCSA
6 356 (8.48%) Security Cleared
7 339 (8.08%) CCNA
8 336 (8.01%) MCP
9 323 (7.70%) MCITP
10 287 (6.84%) SC Cleared
11 275 (6.55%) Degree
12 219 (5.22%) Citrix Certification
13 171 (4.08%) CCA
14 137 (3.27%) CCNP
15 117 (2.79%) MCTS
16 75 (1.79%) DV Cleared
17 54 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
18 52 (1.24%) VCP5
19 40 (0.95%) CCIA
20 36 (0.86%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 247 (5.89%) SLA
2 113 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 45 (1.07%) ISO 9001
4 41 (0.98%) PCI DSS
5 31 (0.74%) QA
6 13 (0.31%) COBIT
6 13 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.19%) ISO 9000
8 6 (0.14%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 2 (0.048%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.024%) BS25999
System Software
1 2421 (57.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2329 (55.51%) Active Directory
3 550 (13.11%) vSphere
4 487 (11.61%) XenApp
5 343 (8.17%) XenDesktop
6 264 (6.29%) XenServer
7 219 (5.22%) VMware ESX
8 217 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
9 197 (4.69%) Terminal Services
10 139 (3.31%) Microsoft App-V
11 113 (2.69%) Xen
12 107 (2.55%) vCloud
13 87 (2.07%) NFS
14 84 (2.00%) KVM
15 82 (1.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 82 (1.95%) Forefront TMG
16 65 (1.55%) ISA Server
17 62 (1.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 60 (1.43%) Terminal Server
19 49 (1.17%) UAG
Systems Management
1 768 (18.30%) SCCM
2 608 (14.49%) SCOM
3 286 (6.82%) SCVMM
4 242 (5.77%) Backup Exec
5 102 (2.43%) SCDPM
6 98 (2.34%) Nagios
7 97 (2.31%) WSUS
8 94 (2.24%) NetBackup
9 67 (1.60%) Tivoli
10 65 (1.55%) Puppet
11 54 (1.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 52 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
13 50 (1.19%) SCSM
14 38 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 36 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
16 35 (0.83%) SCOrch
17 33 (0.79%) EdgeSight
18 32 (0.76%) XenMobile
19 27 (0.64%) Opsview
20 25 (0.60%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2974 (70.88%) VMware
2 2839 (67.66%) Microsoft
3 1278 (30.46%) Citrix
4 1234 (29.41%) Cisco
5 906 (21.59%) HP
6 547 (13.04%) NetApp
7 437 (10.41%) Dell
8 333 (7.94%) EMC
9 324 (7.72%) Symantec
10 258 (6.15%) Oracle
11 228 (5.43%) IBM
12 215 (5.12%) Red Hat
13 193 (4.60%) Juniper
14 187 (4.46%) Apple
15 177 (4.22%) Veeam
16 143 (3.41%) CheckPoint
17 122 (2.91%) SonicWALL
18 101 (2.41%) Brocade
19 97 (2.31%) 3PAR
20 79 (1.88%) CommVault
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
UK
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £35k - 55k per year + Pension+Medical+37hol
Posted: Yesterday
Sussex
Next Ventures Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
IS Recruitment Ltd
Salary: excellent company benefits and bonuses)
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Pension + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + company car
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £23k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: 25,000 to £30,000 + Car + Good Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: c. £40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago