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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 150 210 272
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +62
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 2122 1482 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.92% 1.37% 1.02%
As % of the System Software category 16.05% 13.16% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1865 1231 1018
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.35% -12.94%

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
13219 11265 11513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.96% 10.45% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11198 9313 9891
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +66 2041 £40,000 - 268
London +77 684 £46,000 +2.22% 80
South East +52 533 £38,500 -3.75% 50
Surrey +52 175 £45,000 +25.87% 8
North West +19 171 £35,000 +18.64% 13
West Midlands +55 155 £32,500 -18.23% 17
Yorkshire +1 140 £35,000 +7.69% 30
Berkshire +26 139 £37,000 -11.05% 13
City of London +34 126 £46,000 +2.22% 25
Manchester +25 126 £35,000 +18.64% 6
South West +25 124 £37,500 -9.63% 44
East of England +4 123 £40,000 - 13
West Yorkshire +23 111 £35,000 +12.90% 24
Birmingham +35 90 £33,250 -26.11% 6
Hampshire +33 80 £42,500 +46.55% 12
East Midlands +10 77 £35,000 -6.66% 15
Leeds -2 75 £35,500 +14.51% 16
Reading -18 44 £34,500 -21.14% 6
Buckinghamshire +8 41 £38,500 -9.41% 4
Oxfordshire +12 39 £27,500 -21.42% 5
Hertfordshire -13 39 £46,750 +16.87% 3
Wiltshire +23 37 £37,500 -34.78% 11
Cambridgeshire -17 32 £37,500 -12.28% 6
Cheshire +17 31 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Bristol +3 31 £41,000 -13.68% 18
North East +10 29 £27,500 +5.76% 1
Essex +9 29 £37,500 +66.66% 1
Tyne and Wear +9 28 £27,500 - 1
Northamptonshire -7 28 £30,000 -10.44%
Newbury +27 27 £32,500 -27.77% 3

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3090 (78.33%) Windows
2 2818 (71.43%) VMware
3 2710 (68.69%) Microsoft
4 2224 (56.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2151 (54.52%) Active Directory
6 1538 (38.99%) MS Exchange
7 1368 (34.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 1257 (31.86%) Citrix
9 1227 (31.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 1178 (29.86%) Cisco
11 1168 (29.61%) MS Excel
12 1113 (28.21%) SAN
13 1084 (27.48%) Microsoft Certification
14 1028 (26.06%) SQL Server
15 977 (24.77%) Firewall
16 955 (24.21%) SQL
17 889 (22.53%) DNS
18 814 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2010
19 788 (19.97%) MCSE
20 773 (19.59%) HP
21 764 (19.37%) Windows Server 2003
22 741 (18.78%) SCCM
23 631 (15.99%) DHCP
24 626 (15.87%) ITIL
25 603 (15.29%) Exchange Server 2013
26 596 (15.11%) Windows 7
27 579 (14.68%) SharePoint
28 564 (14.30%) PowerShell
29 563 (14.27%) Linux
30 561 (14.22%) WAN

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1538 (38.99%) MS Exchange
2 814 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 603 (15.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 579 (14.68%) SharePoint
5 551 (13.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 422 (10.70%) IIS
7 374 (9.48%) Lync
8 326 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 136 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 99 (2.51%) SharePoint 2010
11 91 (2.31%) Apache
12 86 (2.18%) SharePoint 2013
13 79 (2.00%) WebSphere
14 67 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2000
15 66 (1.67%) Tomcat
16 56 (1.42%) WebLogic
17 47 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
18 40 (1.01%) Office Communications Server
19 31 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
20 24 (0.61%) CMS
Applications
1 1168 (29.61%) MS Excel
2 471 (11.94%) MS Office
3 22 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.46%) MS Project
6 3 (0.076%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.051%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.051%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.051%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.025%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.025%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 57 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.18%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
7 5 (0.13%) SAP Business One
8 4 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.10%) Sage 50
9 3 (0.076%) Epicor Vantage
9 3 (0.076%) Sage 1000
10 2 (0.051%) Agresso
11 1 (0.025%) MFGPRO
11 1 (0.025%) Summit
11 1 (0.025%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 462 (11.71%) Office 365
2 275 (6.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 71 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
4 65 (1.65%) IaaS
5 40 (1.01%) SaaS
6 35 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
7 33 (0.84%) PaaS
8 12 (0.30%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.025%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.025%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.025%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.025%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1113 (28.21%) SAN
2 977 (24.77%) Firewall
3 889 (22.53%) DNS
4 631 (15.99%) DHCP
5 561 (14.22%) WAN
6 552 (13.99%) TCP/IP
7 505 (12.80%) LAN
8 366 (9.28%) VPN
9 253 (6.41%) NAS
10 222 (5.63%) VLAN
11 200 (5.07%) Wireless
12 196 (4.97%) Internet
13 194 (4.92%) iSCSI
14 154 (3.90%) VoIP
15 128 (3.24%) NetScaler
16 114 (2.89%) Cisco ASA
17 101 (2.56%) SSL
17 101 (2.56%) MPLS
18 90 (2.28%) SMTP
19 83 (2.10%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1028 (26.06%) SQL Server
2 265 (6.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 150 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 137 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 104 (2.64%) MySQL
6 76 (1.93%) Big Data
6 76 (1.93%) Oracle Database
7 67 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 49 (1.24%) Relational Database
9 37 (0.94%) DB2
10 33 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
10 33 (0.84%) RDBMS
10 33 (0.84%) Oracle Exadata
11 26 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
12 25 (0.63%) Hadoop
13 21 (0.53%) NoSQL
14 20 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 20 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 17 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (0.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 88 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (1.14%) Visual Studio
3 42 (1.06%) MSBuild
4 40 (1.01%) SoapUI
5 39 (0.99%) NUnit
6 38 (0.96%) MSTest
7 37 (0.94%) ReSharper
8 35 (0.89%) Moq
8 35 (0.89%) WiX
9 34 (0.86%) NuGet
9 34 (0.86%) Ranorex
10 28 (0.71%) MSI
11 20 (0.51%) Selenium
12 19 (0.48%) Git (software)
13 17 (0.43%) Subversion
14 15 (0.38%) FogBugz
15 13 (0.33%) JIRA
16 10 (0.25%) Jenkins
17 8 (0.20%) SpecFlow
17 8 (0.20%) FitNesse
General
1 297 (7.53%) Finance
2 125 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 103 (2.61%) Retail
4 62 (1.57%) Advertising
5 52 (1.32%) Marketing
6 50 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 49 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
8 37 (0.94%) Law
9 31 (0.79%) Banking
10 30 (0.76%) Legal
11 28 (0.71%) Electronics
12 23 (0.58%) Back Office
13 21 (0.53%) Military
14 20 (0.51%) Aerospace
15 15 (0.38%) Publishing
16 12 (0.30%) Multimedia
16 12 (0.30%) German Language
17 9 (0.23%) Billing
18 8 (0.20%) Financial Institution
19 7 (0.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 573 (14.52%) Support Engineer
2 538 (13.64%) Consultant
3 524 (13.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 395 (10.01%) Analyst
5 358 (9.07%) Architect
6 285 (7.22%) 3rd Line Support
7 215 (5.45%) IT Support
8 199 (5.04%) Administrator
9 176 (4.46%) Systems Engineer
10 155 (3.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 149 (3.78%) Technical Support
12 140 (3.55%) Technical Consultant
12 140 (3.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 138 (3.50%) Network Engineer
14 137 (3.47%) Support Analyst
15 133 (3.37%) Infrastructure Architect
16 129 (3.27%) Systems Administrator
17 125 (3.17%) Server Engineer
18 115 (2.92%) Solutions Architect
19 114 (2.89%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (3.73%) .NET
2 73 (1.85%) HTML
3 49 (1.24%) Web Services
4 47 (1.19%) CSS
5 44 (1.12%) Middleware
6 42 (1.06%) WPF
7 39 (0.99%) Application Packaging
7 39 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
8 38 (0.96%) X-Windows
9 36 (0.91%) XML
10 33 (0.84%) ASP.NET
11 31 (0.79%) .NET Framework
12 28 (0.71%) REST
13 21 (0.53%) WCF
13 21 (0.53%) WinForms
14 18 (0.46%) COM
15 15 (0.38%) MDX
15 15 (0.38%) HTML5
16 13 (0.33%) SOAP
17 12 (0.30%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 372 (9.43%) Clustering
2 220 (5.58%) Blackberry
3 185 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
4 129 (3.27%) Management Information System
5 112 (2.84%) Replication
6 79 (2.00%) FlexPod
7 68 (1.72%) EqualLogic
8 60 (1.52%) Open Source
8 60 (1.52%) Computer Science
9 46 (1.17%) PKI
10 41 (1.04%) iPhone
11 40 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
12 36 (0.91%) Fat Client
12 36 (0.91%) Thin Client
13 26 (0.66%) NHS
14 23 (0.58%) Hedge funds
15 21 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
16 19 (0.48%) Visualisation
17 17 (0.43%) Statistics
18 16 (0.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3090 (78.33%) Windows
2 1368 (34.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 1227 (31.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 764 (19.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 596 (15.11%) Windows 7
6 563 (14.27%) Linux
7 376 (9.53%) Windows 8
8 289 (7.33%) Windows XP
9 144 (3.65%) UNIX
10 103 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 93 (2.36%) Windows Vista
12 88 (2.23%) Solaris
13 70 (1.77%) Android
14 68 (1.72%) Apple iOS
14 68 (1.72%) AIX
15 51 (1.29%) Ubuntu
16 50 (1.27%) HPUX
17 34 (0.86%) SUSE
18 33 (0.84%) Mac OS X
19 32 (0.81%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 626 (15.87%) ITIL
2 283 (7.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 280 (7.10%) Project Management
4 238 (6.03%) Migration
5 177 (4.49%) Mentoring
6 160 (4.06%) Service Delivery
7 153 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
8 130 (3.30%) Load Balancing
9 123 (3.12%) Performance Tuning
10 117 (2.97%) Change Management
11 100 (2.53%) Service Management
12 98 (2.48%) Business Continuity
13 97 (2.46%) PRINCE2
14 96 (2.43%) Business Intelligence
15 92 (2.33%) Configuration Management
16 85 (2.15%) Change Control
17 84 (2.13%) CRM
18 83 (2.10%) Problem Management
19 77 (1.95%) ERP
20 75 (1.90%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 955 (24.21%) SQL
2 564 (14.30%) PowerShell
3 132 (3.35%) C#
4 109 (2.76%) VBScript
5 89 (2.26%) VB
6 79 (2.00%) Perl
7 75 (1.90%) Python
8 67 (1.70%) C
9 65 (1.65%) Java
10 62 (1.57%) PHP
11 50 (1.27%) JavaScript
12 48 (1.22%) T-SQL
13 47 (1.19%) Ruby
14 41 (1.04%) Shell Script
15 35 (0.89%) C++
16 26 (0.66%) Bash Shell
17 10 (0.25%) Korn
18 8 (0.20%) R
19 6 (0.15%) MATLAB
19 6 (0.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1084 (27.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 788 (19.97%) MCSE
3 408 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
4 397 (10.06%) MCITP
5 396 (10.04%) MCSA
6 391 (9.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 346 (8.77%) CCNA
8 342 (8.67%) MCP
9 309 (7.83%) Security Cleared
10 270 (6.84%) SC Cleared
11 250 (6.34%) Citrix Certification
12 243 (6.16%) Degree
13 193 (4.89%) CCA
14 158 (4.01%) MCTS
15 122 (3.09%) CCNP
16 62 (1.57%) DV Cleared
17 61 (1.55%) NCIE
18 55 (1.39%) CCIA
19 54 (1.37%) NCDA
20 42 (1.06%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 223 (5.65%) SLA
2 86 (2.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 43 (1.09%) ISO 9001
4 40 (1.01%) QA
5 15 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.15%) COBIT
8 5 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 3 (0.076%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 3 (0.076%) GAMP
9 3 (0.076%) GCP
9 3 (0.076%) GMP
10 1 (0.025%) BS7799
10 1 (0.025%) BS25999
System Software
1 2224 (56.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2151 (54.52%) Active Directory
3 530 (13.43%) XenApp
4 453 (11.48%) vSphere
5 363 (9.20%) XenDesktop
6 266 (6.74%) VMware ESX
7 203 (5.15%) XenServer
8 193 (4.89%) VMware ESXi
9 143 (3.62%) Terminal Services
10 132 (3.35%) Microsoft App-V
11 124 (3.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 104 (2.64%) Forefront TMG
13 77 (1.95%) vCloud
14 74 (1.88%) UAG
14 74 (1.88%) ISA Server
15 68 (1.72%) Xen
16 63 (1.60%) KVM
17 50 (1.27%) NFS
18 46 (1.17%) Terminal Server
19 24 (0.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 741 (18.78%) SCCM
2 554 (14.04%) SCOM
3 277 (7.02%) SCVMM
4 193 (4.89%) Backup Exec
5 119 (3.02%) WSUS
6 97 (2.46%) SCDPM
7 79 (2.00%) NetBackup
8 66 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
9 61 (1.55%) Nagios
10 57 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 56 (1.42%) Puppet
12 49 (1.24%) SCOrch
13 48 (1.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 47 (1.19%) Tivoli
15 45 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
16 37 (0.94%) XenMobile
17 32 (0.81%) SCSM
17 32 (0.81%) ARCserve
18 27 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
19 23 (0.58%) Legato
Vendors
1 2818 (71.43%) VMware
2 2710 (68.69%) Microsoft
3 1257 (31.86%) Citrix
4 1178 (29.86%) Cisco
5 773 (19.59%) HP
6 520 (13.18%) NetApp
7 378 (9.58%) Dell
8 284 (7.20%) Oracle
9 278 (7.05%) EMC
10 269 (6.82%) Symantec
11 172 (4.36%) IBM
12 154 (3.90%) Juniper
13 151 (3.83%) Apple
14 147 (3.73%) Red Hat
15 144 (3.65%) CheckPoint
16 126 (3.19%) Veeam
17 103 (2.61%) SolarWinds
18 99 (2.51%) SonicWALL
19 85 (2.15%) Brocade
20 77 (1.95%) 3PAR
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £7,200 Car allowance +15% bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wiltshire
Capita
Posted: 17 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £17,000-£18,000pa + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + On Call
Posted: 19 hours ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits, bonus,
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, life
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, life
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + on call and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £70000 - £77000 per annum + pension, medical, life, bonus
Posted: Yesterday