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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 48 35 61
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +26
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 18 35 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.51% 6.53% 1.23%
As % of the System Software category 19.78% 40.23% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 5
Average salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,100 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
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
91 87 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 17.74% 16.23% 9.58%
Number of salaries quoted 66 76 36
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 31 March 2015.

Hyper-V Salary Histogram in Watford

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 26 (78.79%) VMware
2 22 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (63.64%) Windows
4 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
5 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
6 13 (39.39%) HP
7 12 (36.36%) SAN
8 11 (33.33%) Cisco
8 11 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 11 (33.33%) vSphere
9 10 (30.30%) Migration
9 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
9 10 (30.30%) Firewall
10 9 (27.27%) Service Management
10 9 (27.27%) MPLS
10 9 (27.27%) LAN
10 9 (27.27%) WAN
11 8 (24.24%) NAS
12 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (21.21%) Citrix
12 7 (21.21%) SAP
13 6 (18.18%) ITIL
13 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
13 6 (18.18%) MS Office
13 6 (18.18%) BCP
13 6 (18.18%) Blackberry
13 6 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 6 (18.18%) DSL
13 6 (18.18%) EMC
13 6 (18.18%) Thin Client

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 11 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (9.09%) WorkSite
6 2 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Office
2 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.12%) SaaS
3 3 (9.09%) PaaS
3 3 (9.09%) IaaS
4 2 (6.06%) Office 365
5 1 (3.03%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) SAN
2 10 (30.30%) Firewall
3 9 (27.27%) MPLS
3 9 (27.27%) LAN
3 9 (27.27%) WAN
4 8 (24.24%) NAS
5 6 (18.18%) DSL
5 6 (18.18%) BIG-IP
6 3 (9.09%) DHCP
6 3 (9.09%) VPN
6 3 (9.09%) DNS
7 2 (6.06%) VLAN
7 2 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (15.15%) Big Data
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
General
1 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Architect
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Applications Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Storage Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) SAP PI
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) JSON
2 1 (3.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Thin Client
1 6 (18.18%) Blackberry
1 6 (18.18%) Fat Client
2 5 (15.15%) iPad
3 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.12%) Replication
4 3 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (9.09%) Public Cloud
5 2 (6.06%) Economics
5 2 (6.06%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (15.15%) Android
5 3 (9.09%) Linux
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Migration
2 9 (27.27%) Service Management
3 6 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 6 (18.18%) ITIL
3 6 (18.18%) BCP
3 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (18.18%) ITSM
3 6 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 6 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 6 (18.18%) Business Continuity Planning
4 5 (15.15%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
4 5 (15.15%) Product Management
4 5 (15.15%) Network Design
5 4 (12.12%) Project Management
5 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
6 3 (9.09%) Security Architecture
6 3 (9.09%) Data Analytics
6 3 (9.09%) Analytics
6 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.03%) Ruby
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) C#
2 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) IBM Certification
2 2 (6.06%) MCSE
2 2 (6.06%) MCSA
2 2 (6.06%) MCITP
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) CCA
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.03%) CCIA
System Software
1 22 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
3 11 (33.33%) vSphere
4 6 (18.18%) Xen
4 6 (18.18%) NLBS
5 4 (12.12%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (9.09%) vCloud
6 3 (9.09%) NFS
6 3 (9.09%) SRDF
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (9.09%) XenServer
7 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) WSUS
2 5 (15.15%) SCCM
2 5 (15.15%) SCOM
3 3 (9.09%) vMotion
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) VMware
2 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
3 13 (39.39%) HP
4 11 (33.33%) Cisco
5 7 (21.21%) SAP
5 7 (21.21%) Citrix
6 6 (18.18%) EMC
6 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
7 5 (15.15%) NetApp
8 4 (12.12%) Brocade
8 4 (12.12%) Hitachi
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle
8 4 (12.12%) IBM
9 3 (9.09%) Fujitsu
10 2 (6.06%) Nintex
10 2 (6.06%) Metastorm
11 1 (3.03%) Dell