The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 42 49 47
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 25 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.61% 2.66% 3.34%
As % of the System Software category 19.69% 29.41% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 11
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £35,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,150 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -5.06%
Hyper-V
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

System Software Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
127 34 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.43% 9.04% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 85 21 41
Average salary £42,500 £44,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Watford region.

Hyper-V Salary Trend in Watford

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Watford region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Hyper-V Salary Histogram in Watford

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 65 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 61 (76.25%) VMware
3 50 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (52.50%) Cisco
5 39 (48.75%) MS Excel
5 39 (48.75%) Windows
5 39 (48.75%) HP
6 33 (41.25%) Lync
7 32 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
8 29 (36.25%) Active Directory
9 27 (33.75%) MS Exchange
10 26 (32.50%) Firewall
11 24 (30.00%) SAN
11 24 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
12 23 (28.75%) CCNA
13 21 (26.25%) SharePoint
14 20 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 19 (23.75%) CCNP
15 19 (23.75%) ITIL
15 19 (23.75%) SQL Server
15 19 (23.75%) MCITP
15 19 (23.75%) Windows Server 2012
15 19 (23.75%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (22.50%) Office 365
16 18 (22.50%) Migration
17 17 (21.25%) MCSE
17 17 (21.25%) IBM
18 16 (20.00%) LAN
18 16 (20.00%) WAN
18 16 (20.00%) EMC

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 33 (41.25%) Lync
2 27 (33.75%) MS Exchange
3 21 (26.25%) SharePoint
4 12 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.25%) SAS
7 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 39 (48.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) MS Office
3 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (22.50%) Office 365
2 13 (16.25%) IaaS
3 12 (15.00%) PaaS
4 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (32.50%) Firewall
2 24 (30.00%) SAN
3 16 (20.00%) LAN
3 16 (20.00%) WAN
4 15 (18.75%) DNS
5 11 (13.75%) Fibre Channel
6 9 (11.25%) NAS
7 8 (10.00%) iSCSI
8 7 (8.75%) Wireless
9 5 (6.25%) DHCP
10 3 (3.75%) MPLS
10 3 (3.75%) IPv4
10 3 (3.75%) VLAN
11 2 (2.50%) NetScaler
11 2 (2.50%) Internet
12 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
12 1 (1.25%) VPN
12 1 (1.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) Big Data
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 13 (16.25%) Finance
1 13 (16.25%) Retail
2 1 (1.25%) Banking
2 1 (1.25%) Publishing
2 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (31.25%) Consultant
2 23 (28.75%) Architect
3 15 (18.75%) Technical Consultant
4 12 (15.00%) IT Architect
5 11 (13.75%) Project Engineer
6 9 (11.25%) Technical Engineer
6 9 (11.25%) Analyst
7 7 (8.75%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (6.25%) IT Security Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Security Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Senior Security Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (6.25%) Senior IT Security Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Junior Architect
10 4 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) Administrator
10 4 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
10 4 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) HTML
1 1 (1.25%) COM
1 1 (1.25%) CSS
1 1 (1.25%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (16.25%) Visualisation
3 12 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 12 (15.00%) Clustering
4 6 (7.50%) PKI
5 5 (6.25%) Replication
6 4 (5.00%) EqualLogic
7 3 (3.75%) Thin Client
7 3 (3.75%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 39 (48.75%) Windows
2 19 (23.75%) Windows Server 2012
2 19 (23.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (16.25%) Linux
4 3 (3.75%) HPUX
4 3 (3.75%) VMS
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) ITIL
2 18 (22.50%) Migration
3 12 (15.00%) Information Security
3 12 (15.00%) Change Management
4 11 (13.75%) Time Management
5 10 (12.50%) Network Design
6 9 (11.25%) Project Management
6 9 (11.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (7.50%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.25%) Security Testing
8 5 (6.25%) Data Migration
8 5 (6.25%) Security Architecture
8 5 (6.25%) Database Security
9 4 (5.00%) Capacity Management
9 4 (5.00%) Data Protection
9 4 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.50%) SQL
2 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (28.75%) CCNA
3 20 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (23.75%) CCNP
4 19 (23.75%) MCITP
5 17 (21.25%) MCSE
6 12 (15.00%) MCSA
7 8 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (7.50%) NCDA
9 5 (6.25%) NCIE
9 5 (6.25%) VCAP
10 4 (5.00%) IBM Certification
10 4 (5.00%) MCTS
11 2 (2.50%) CCA
11 2 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (2.50%) MCP
12 1 (1.25%) CCSA
12 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (36.25%) Active Directory
3 16 (20.00%) vSphere
4 12 (15.00%) XenApp
4 12 (15.00%) XenDesktop
5 10 (12.50%) XenServer
6 8 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (10.00%) VMware ESX
7 7 (8.75%) NFS
8 5 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (5.00%) SRDF
9 4 (5.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (1.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (16.25%) SCCM
2 6 (7.50%) SCOM
3 4 (5.00%) NetBackup
3 4 (5.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 65 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 61 (76.25%) VMware
3 42 (52.50%) Cisco
4 39 (48.75%) HP
5 17 (21.25%) IBM
6 16 (20.00%) EMC
7 15 (18.75%) Citrix
7 15 (18.75%) Red Hat
8 13 (16.25%) NetApp
9 12 (15.00%) ProCurve
9 12 (15.00%) CheckPoint
10 11 (13.75%) Dell
11 8 (10.00%) Brocade
12 7 (8.75%) Juniper
12 7 (8.75%) WatchGuard
13 5 (6.25%) SAP
14 4 (5.00%) Veeam
14 4 (5.00%) PlateSpin
14 4 (5.00%) Fujitsu
14 4 (5.00%) Hitachi