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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 41 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 28 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.09% 2.60% 3.42%
As % of the System Software category 20.90% 32.26% 30.23%
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%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -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
134 31 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 24.36% 8.07% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 88 20 29
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

Hyper-V Salary Histogram in Watford

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 69 (80.23%) Microsoft
2 64 (74.42%) VMware
3 53 (61.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (51.16%) Cisco
5 42 (48.84%) Windows
5 42 (48.84%) MS Excel
6 41 (47.67%) HP
7 36 (41.86%) Lync
8 34 (39.53%) Cisco Certification
9 30 (34.88%) Active Directory
10 29 (33.72%) MS Exchange
11 28 (32.56%) Firewall
12 27 (31.40%) SAN
13 25 (29.07%) CCNA
14 24 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (25.58%) Migration
15 22 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
15 22 (25.58%) SharePoint
16 21 (24.42%) SQL Server
16 21 (24.42%) CCNP
16 21 (24.42%) MCITP
17 20 (23.26%) IBM
17 20 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
17 20 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
18 19 (22.09%) EMC
18 19 (22.09%) MCSE
18 19 (22.09%) ITIL
19 18 (20.93%) Citrix
19 18 (20.93%) Office 365
19 18 (20.93%) vSphere

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 36 (41.86%) Lync
2 29 (33.72%) MS Exchange
3 22 (25.58%) SharePoint
4 14 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.49%) SAS
7 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 42 (48.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.93%) Office 365
2 13 (15.12%) IaaS
3 12 (13.95%) PaaS
4 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (32.56%) Firewall
2 27 (31.40%) SAN
3 16 (18.60%) LAN
3 16 (18.60%) WAN
4 15 (17.44%) DNS
5 11 (12.79%) NAS
5 11 (12.79%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (11.63%) iSCSI
7 7 (8.14%) Wireless
8 5 (5.81%) DHCP
9 4 (4.65%) NetScaler
10 3 (3.49%) MPLS
10 3 (3.49%) VLAN
10 3 (3.49%) IPv4
11 2 (2.33%) VPN
11 2 (2.33%) Internet
12 1 (1.16%) Intranet
12 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) Big Data
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 13 (15.12%) Finance
1 13 (15.12%) Retail
2 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.16%) Publishing
2 1 (1.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (31.40%) Consultant
2 24 (27.91%) Architect
3 16 (18.60%) Technical Consultant
4 12 (13.95%) Project Engineer
4 12 (13.95%) IT Architect
5 10 (11.63%) Technical Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) Analyst
6 7 (8.14%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Senior Security Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) Senior IT Security Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Security Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 4 (4.65%) Administrator
8 4 (4.65%) Junior
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (4.65%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) HTML
1 1 (1.16%) COM
1 1 (1.16%) CSS
1 1 (1.16%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (16.28%) Visualisation
3 13 (15.12%) Clustering
4 12 (13.95%) Management Information System
5 7 (8.14%) PKI
6 6 (6.98%) Replication
7 4 (4.65%) EqualLogic
8 3 (3.49%) Fat Client
8 3 (3.49%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.16%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 42 (48.84%) Windows
2 20 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (15.12%) Linux
4 3 (3.49%) HPUX
4 3 (3.49%) VMS
4 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.58%) Migration
2 19 (22.09%) ITIL
3 13 (15.12%) Network Design
4 12 (13.95%) Information Security
4 12 (13.95%) Change Management
4 12 (13.95%) Time Management
5 9 (10.47%) Project Management
5 9 (10.47%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (8.14%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (6.98%) Security Testing
7 6 (6.98%) Data Migration
7 6 (6.98%) Database Security
7 6 (6.98%) Security Architecture
7 6 (6.98%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (6.98%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.81%) Capacity Management
8 5 (5.81%) Data Protection
9 4 (4.65%) Performance Testing
9 4 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.60%) SQL
2 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (39.53%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (29.07%) CCNA
3 22 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (24.42%) CCNP
4 21 (24.42%) MCITP
5 19 (22.09%) MCSE
6 12 (13.95%) MCSA
7 10 (11.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (9.30%) NCDA
9 7 (8.14%) NCIE
9 7 (8.14%) VCAP
10 4 (4.65%) MCTS
10 4 (4.65%) IBM Certification
11 3 (3.49%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (2.33%) Degree
12 2 (2.33%) MCP
12 2 (2.33%) CCA
13 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (1.16%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (61.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (34.88%) Active Directory
3 18 (20.93%) vSphere
4 15 (17.44%) XenApp
4 15 (17.44%) XenDesktop
5 10 (11.63%) XenServer
6 8 (9.30%) VMware ESX
6 8 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (8.14%) NFS
7 7 (8.14%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (5.81%) SRDF
8 5 (5.81%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.16%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 15 (17.44%) SCCM
2 8 (9.30%) SCOM
3 4 (4.65%) NetBackup
3 4 (4.65%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 69 (80.23%) Microsoft
2 64 (74.42%) VMware
3 44 (51.16%) Cisco
4 41 (47.67%) HP
5 20 (23.26%) IBM
6 19 (22.09%) EMC
7 18 (20.93%) Citrix
8 16 (18.60%) NetApp
9 15 (17.44%) Red Hat
10 13 (15.12%) Dell
11 12 (13.95%) CheckPoint
11 12 (13.95%) ProCurve
12 9 (10.47%) WatchGuard
12 9 (10.47%) Juniper
13 8 (9.30%) Brocade
14 6 (6.98%) SAP
15 5 (5.81%) Oracle
15 5 (5.81%) Hitachi
16 4 (4.65%) Symantec
16 4 (4.65%) PlateSpin