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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 189 245 255
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +10
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 1836 1171 1307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.51% 1.05% 1.04%
As % of the System Software category 15.23% 11.00% 12.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1578 986 1140
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12056 10642 10834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 9.94% 9.58% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10102 8885 9320
Average salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +60 1696 £40,000 - 248
London +61 535 £45,000 -5.26% 73
South East +71 461 £41,500 +3.75% 57
East of England +71 197 £37,500 - 21
North West +56 148 £32,500 -13.33% 33
Berkshire +20 140 £44,000 -2.22% 20
City of London +12 118 £45,000 -14.28% 22
East Midlands +33 114 £35,000 -12.50% 12
Surrey +34 96 £45,000 +20.00% 10
Yorkshire -24 96 £32,500 -9.72% 13
Manchester +41 92 £32,500 -7.14% 25
West Midlands -19 91 £40,000 -5.88% 15
South West +18 86 £41,500 +19.42% 20
Hampshire +43 77 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Reading +30 77 £47,500 - 10
Hertfordshire +56 71 £38,500 -23.00% 9
West Yorkshire -1 66 £30,000 -4.76% 4
Buckinghamshire +15 55 £43,000 +14.66% 4
Wales +42 53 £33,000 +15.78% 3
Scotland +19 53 £32,500 +18.18% 10
Leeds +2 51 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Cambridgeshire +23 50 £37,500 -5.36% 8
West Sussex +49 49 £31,000 -50.40% 1
Milton Keynes +22 47 £43,500 +8.75% 3
Birmingham -16 46 £50,000 +11.11% 3
South Wales +40 44 £34,000 +30.76% 3
Northamptonshire +10 42 £35,000 -10.25% 3
Nottinghamshire +19 39 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Nottingham +26 38 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Cheshire +23 37 £33,000 -12.00% 7

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2611 (78.62%) Windows
2 2359 (71.03%) VMware
3 2228 (67.09%) Microsoft
4 1932 (58.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1798 (54.14%) Active Directory
6 1399 (42.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 1364 (41.07%) MS Exchange
8 1116 (33.60%) Citrix
9 1098 (33.06%) MS Excel
10 1016 (30.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 930 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 914 (27.52%) Cisco
13 898 (27.04%) SAN
14 872 (26.26%) Firewall
15 863 (25.99%) DNS
16 858 (25.84%) Windows Server 2012
17 807 (24.30%) SQL Server
18 751 (22.61%) Exchange Server 2010
19 749 (22.55%) SQL
20 685 (20.63%) MCSE
21 626 (18.85%) HP
22 624 (18.79%) SCCM
23 599 (18.04%) ITIL
24 588 (17.71%) TCP/IP
25 544 (16.38%) DHCP
26 521 (15.69%) Linux
27 519 (15.63%) SharePoint
28 496 (14.94%) MCITP
29 490 (14.75%) XenApp
30 471 (14.18%) vSphere

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1364 (41.07%) MS Exchange
2 751 (22.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 519 (15.63%) SharePoint
4 470 (14.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 413 (12.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 399 (12.01%) IIS
7 359 (10.81%) Lync
8 340 (10.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 140 (4.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 119 (3.58%) SharePoint 2010
11 89 (2.68%) Apache
12 63 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
13 55 (1.66%) Tomcat
14 54 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2000
15 39 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
16 37 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
17 34 (1.02%) CMS
18 29 (0.87%) SAS
19 28 (0.84%) Office Communications Server
20 21 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1098 (33.06%) MS Excel
2 359 (10.81%) MS Office
3 56 (1.69%) MS Project
4 44 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.27%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.090%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.090%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 65 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.57%) SAP Business One
3 14 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.30%) Sage 1000
5 7 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
7 4 (0.12%) Epicor Vantage
7 4 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.090%) MFGPRO
8 3 (0.090%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 3 (0.090%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.060%) SalesLogix
9 2 (0.060%) Summit
9 2 (0.060%) LatentZero
9 2 (0.060%) Capstone
10 1 (0.030%) Sophis RISQUE
10 1 (0.030%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.030%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 268 (8.07%) Office 365
2 146 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 64 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
4 57 (1.72%) SaaS
5 44 (1.32%) IaaS
6 42 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (0.60%) PaaS
8 12 (0.36%) Google Apps
9 6 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.060%) GitHub
11 1 (0.030%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.030%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 898 (27.04%) SAN
2 872 (26.26%) Firewall
3 863 (25.99%) DNS
4 588 (17.71%) TCP/IP
5 544 (16.38%) DHCP
6 460 (13.85%) WAN
7 453 (13.64%) LAN
8 373 (11.23%) VPN
9 178 (5.36%) iSCSI
9 178 (5.36%) NAS
10 159 (4.79%) Internet
11 137 (4.13%) Wireless
12 134 (4.03%) VLAN
13 123 (3.70%) SSL
14 111 (3.34%) Cisco ASA
14 111 (3.34%) VoIP
15 83 (2.50%) NetScaler
16 81 (2.44%) Unified Communications
17 76 (2.29%) SMTP
18 63 (1.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 807 (24.30%) SQL Server
2 261 (7.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 161 (4.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 117 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 86 (2.59%) MySQL
6 66 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 30 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
8 26 (0.78%) Oracle Database
9 25 (0.75%) NoSQL
10 21 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (0.63%) Relational Database
11 19 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (0.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 9 (0.27%) RDBMS
15 8 (0.24%) MS Access
16 7 (0.21%) OLTP
17 6 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
18 5 (0.15%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 50 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (1.05%) Visual Studio
3 26 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 10 (0.30%) Selenium
5 8 (0.24%) JIRA
6 7 (0.21%) Git (software)
7 6 (0.18%) TestComplete
7 6 (0.18%) Subversion
7 6 (0.18%) FitNesse
8 4 (0.12%) ReSharper
8 4 (0.12%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.060%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 2 (0.060%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.060%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.060%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.060%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.060%) JMeter
9 2 (0.060%) Grunt
10 1 (0.030%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.030%) Hudson
General
1 297 (8.94%) Finance
2 94 (2.83%) Telecoms
3 78 (2.35%) Retail
4 55 (1.66%) Law
5 44 (1.32%) Legal
5 44 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 33 (0.99%) Marketing
7 23 (0.69%) Local Government
8 22 (0.66%) Military
8 22 (0.66%) Back Office
9 21 (0.63%) Banking
9 21 (0.63%) Advertising
10 19 (0.57%) German Language
11 18 (0.54%) Financial Institution
12 17 (0.51%) Publishing
12 17 (0.51%) Electronics
12 17 (0.51%) French Language
13 14 (0.42%) Games
14 12 (0.36%) Billing
15 8 (0.24%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 516 (15.54%) Consultant
2 427 (12.86%) Support Engineer
3 325 (9.79%) Analyst
4 261 (7.86%) Administrator
5 255 (7.68%) Architect
6 254 (7.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 239 (7.20%) Systems Engineer
8 237 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
9 228 (6.87%) Systems Administrator
10 188 (5.66%) Technical Consultant
11 183 (5.51%) IT Support
12 144 (4.34%) Technical Support
13 141 (4.25%) Support Analyst
14 118 (3.55%) 2nd Line Support
15 113 (3.40%) Microsoft Consultant
16 102 (3.07%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 98 (2.95%) Server Engineer
18 93 (2.80%) Technical Architect
19 78 (2.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
20 74 (2.23%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (3.76%) Web Services
2 123 (3.70%) .NET
3 47 (1.42%) XML
4 44 (1.32%) HTML
5 31 (0.93%) .NET Framework
6 29 (0.87%) COM
7 25 (0.75%) WSH
8 17 (0.51%) Middleware
8 17 (0.51%) JSON
9 16 (0.48%) Application Packaging
10 15 (0.45%) ASP.NET
11 14 (0.42%) jQuery
11 14 (0.42%) LAMP
12 12 (0.36%) SAML
13 11 (0.33%) WebSphere MQ
14 10 (0.30%) WCF
15 9 (0.27%) LINQ
16 8 (0.24%) CSS
17 7 (0.21%) HTML5
18 6 (0.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 373 (11.23%) Clustering
2 171 (5.15%) Replication
3 159 (4.79%) Blackberry
4 76 (2.29%) Management Information System
5 65 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
6 63 (1.90%) EqualLogic
6 63 (1.90%) PKI
7 57 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
8 51 (1.54%) Computer Science
9 48 (1.45%) Open Source
10 39 (1.17%) Client/Server
11 38 (1.14%) Hedge funds
12 37 (1.11%) iPhone
13 32 (0.96%) Fat Client
13 32 (0.96%) Thin Client
14 28 (0.84%) CLARiiON
15 27 (0.81%) Celerra
16 26 (0.78%) Firmware
17 20 (0.60%) iPad
18 16 (0.48%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2611 (78.62%) Windows
2 1399 (42.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 930 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 858 (25.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 521 (15.69%) Linux
6 417 (12.56%) Windows 7
7 271 (8.16%) Windows 8
8 216 (6.50%) UNIX
9 181 (5.45%) Windows XP
10 100 (3.01%) Solaris
11 51 (1.54%) AIX
11 51 (1.54%) Windows Vista
12 45 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 44 (1.32%) CentOS
14 40 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
14 40 (1.20%) Mac OS X
15 31 (0.93%) HPUX
16 28 (0.84%) Android
16 28 (0.84%) Ubuntu
17 18 (0.54%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 599 (18.04%) ITIL
2 246 (7.41%) Migration
3 227 (6.84%) Disaster Recovery
4 213 (6.41%) Project Management
5 142 (4.28%) Service Management
6 141 (4.25%) Service Delivery
7 138 (4.16%) Load Balancing
8 121 (3.64%) CRM
9 90 (2.71%) Data Protection
10 89 (2.68%) Time Management
11 88 (2.65%) PRINCE2
12 82 (2.47%) Problem Management
13 79 (2.38%) Business Continuity
14 76 (2.29%) Change Control
15 73 (2.20%) Change Management
16 71 (2.14%) Configuration Management
17 64 (1.93%) Root Cause Analysis
18 60 (1.81%) Infrastructure Management
19 59 (1.78%) ERP
20 56 (1.69%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 749 (22.55%) SQL
2 395 (11.89%) PowerShell
3 71 (2.14%) Java
4 69 (2.08%) Perl
5 63 (1.90%) C#
6 54 (1.63%) PHP
7 51 (1.54%) C
7 51 (1.54%) VB
7 51 (1.54%) Shell Script
8 50 (1.51%) VBScript
9 40 (1.20%) JavaScript
10 38 (1.14%) Python
11 33 (0.99%) T-SQL
12 26 (0.78%) Bash Shell
12 26 (0.78%) C++
13 23 (0.69%) VB.NET
14 13 (0.39%) Ruby
15 6 (0.18%) Delphi
16 3 (0.090%) VC++
17 2 (0.060%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1016 (30.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 685 (20.63%) MCSE
3 496 (14.94%) MCITP
4 370 (11.14%) Cisco Certification
5 311 (9.36%) CCNA
6 309 (9.30%) Degree
7 292 (8.79%) MCSA
8 272 (8.19%) MCTS
9 236 (7.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 223 (6.71%) MCP
11 201 (6.05%) Citrix Certification
12 181 (5.45%) Security Cleared
13 135 (4.07%) CCA
14 110 (3.31%) SC Cleared
15 107 (3.22%) CCNP
16 73 (2.20%) CCEE
17 62 (1.87%) DV Cleared
18 46 (1.39%) CCAA
19 45 (1.36%) CCIA
20 40 (1.20%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (5.69%) SLA
2 58 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 57 (1.72%) QA
4 35 (1.05%) ISO 9001
5 17 (0.51%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.36%) COBIT
6 12 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 7 (0.21%) GAMP
7 7 (0.21%) GCP
7 7 (0.21%) GMP
8 5 (0.15%) BS7799
9 1 (0.030%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1932 (58.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1798 (54.14%) Active Directory
3 490 (14.75%) XenApp
4 471 (14.18%) vSphere
5 354 (10.66%) XenDesktop
6 345 (10.39%) XenServer
7 181 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
8 180 (5.42%) VMware ESX
9 147 (4.43%) Microsoft App-V
10 146 (4.40%) Terminal Services
11 106 (3.19%) Xen
12 85 (2.56%) KVM
13 83 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 72 (2.17%) Forefront TMG
15 64 (1.93%) vCloud
16 60 (1.81%) NFS
17 55 (1.66%) UAG
18 44 (1.32%) MetaFrame
19 37 (1.11%) ISA Server
20 32 (0.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 624 (18.79%) SCCM
2 420 (12.65%) SCOM
3 227 (6.84%) Backup Exec
4 202 (6.08%) WSUS
5 147 (4.43%) SCVMM
6 109 (3.28%) NetBackup
7 98 (2.95%) Norton AntiVirus
8 65 (1.96%) ARCserve
9 54 (1.63%) Puppet
10 52 (1.57%) SCDPM
11 50 (1.51%) SCSM
12 48 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
13 43 (1.29%) SCOrch
14 38 (1.14%) HP Data Protector
15 29 (0.87%) MOM
16 28 (0.84%) HP SIM
17 27 (0.81%) Legato
17 27 (0.81%) Nagios
18 26 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
19 25 (0.75%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 2359 (71.03%) VMware
2 2228 (67.09%) Microsoft
3 1116 (33.60%) Citrix
4 914 (27.52%) Cisco
5 626 (18.85%) HP
6 417 (12.56%) NetApp
7 313 (9.42%) Dell
8 286 (8.61%) Symantec
9 273 (8.22%) EMC
10 163 (4.91%) Oracle
11 136 (4.10%) Juniper
12 122 (3.67%) Veeam
13 118 (3.55%) IBM
14 97 (2.92%) CheckPoint
15 92 (2.77%) Apple
16 86 (2.59%) Sophos
17 77 (2.32%) SonicWALL
18 67 (2.02%) Veritas
19 64 (1.93%) Red Hat
20 63 (1.90%) McAfee
Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Car
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: 12 hours ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Thales
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On-Call, Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens+bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago