Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Hyper-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Hyper-V over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
UK > England
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 195 180
Rank change year-on-year +3 -15 +23
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 2,796 3,084 3,598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.82% 1.88% 1.99%
As % of the System Software category 12.12% 14.29% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2,303 2,722 3,099
England median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,200 £61,250 £66,250
UK median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -

Hyper-V is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 23,067 21,581 22,610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.05% 13.13% 12.49%
Number of salaries quoted 18,891 18,290 19,188
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in England

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Hyper-V in England

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in England over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Hyper-V in England

Hyper-V
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the England region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +5 909 £50,000 +11.11% 134
South East -17 590 £40,000 +6.67% 85
North of England -44 402 £34,250 -2.14% 101
Midlands +33 399 £37,500 +7.14% 84
North West -34 267 £35,000 -6.67% 60
East of England +14 252 £42,500 - 46
South West +48 249 £39,000 +11.13% 55
West Midlands +29 237 £40,000 +14.29% 54
East Midlands +13 162 £32,500 -7.14% 30
Yorkshire -42 99 £36,000 +10.77% 32
North East -1 36 £30,000 -11.76% 9
Hyper-V
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 2,198 (78.61%) Windows
2 2,051 (73.35%) VMware
3 1,825 (65.27%) Active Directory
4 1,726 (61.73%) Microsoft
5 1,532 (54.79%) Windows Server
6 1,428 (51.07%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1,241 (44.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 1,227 (43.88%) Office 365
9 930 (33.26%) Firewall
10 807 (28.86%) DNS
11 779 (27.86%) Windows Server 2012
12 722 (25.82%) MS Exchange
13 715 (25.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 698 (24.96%) Citrix
15 654 (23.39%) Windows Server 2008
16 651 (23.28%) PowerShell
17 614 (21.96%) DHCP
18 603 (21.57%) SQL Server
19 580 (20.74%) Linux
20 561 (20.06%) ITIL
21 554 (19.81%) Cisco
22 526 (18.81%) SQL
23 510 (18.24%) Amazon AWS
24 503 (17.99%) Microsoft Certification
25 500 (17.88%) SCCM
26 483 (17.27%) TCP/IP
27 460 (16.45%) SAN
28 408 (14.59%) Data Centre
29 406 (14.52%) Windows 10
30 391 (13.98%) WAN

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 722 (25.82%) MS Exchange
2 281 (10.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 275 (9.84%) SharePoint
4 261 (9.33%) IIS
5 257 (9.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 235 (8.40%) Skype for Business
7 91 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2003
8 72 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
9 54 (1.93%) OpenStack
10 48 (1.72%) Apache
11 32 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
12 29 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
13 23 (0.82%) Confluence
14 19 (0.68%) Tomcat
15 17 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 17 (0.61%) WebLogic
16 15 (0.54%) JBoss
16 15 (0.54%) nginx
17 13 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
17 13 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 288 (10.30%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.25%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.14%) Acrobat
5 4 (0.14%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.072%) Adobe Premiere
6 2 (0.072%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.036%) Abaqus
7 1 (0.036%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 27 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.36%) Sage 200
3 6 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.072%) SAP SM
6 1 (0.036%) assyst
6 1 (0.036%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.036%) Lorenzo
6 1 (0.036%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.036%) Pegasus Opera
6 1 (0.036%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.036%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1,241 (44.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1,227 (43.88%) Office 365
3 510 (18.24%) Amazon AWS
4 227 (8.12%) IaaS
5 140 (5.01%) PaaS
6 126 (4.51%) SaaS
7 122 (4.36%) Azure Active Directory
8 66 (2.36%) Mimecast
9 50 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
10 39 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
11 36 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
12 33 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
12 33 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
12 33 (1.18%) G Suite
13 27 (0.97%) OneDrive
14 23 (0.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 22 (0.79%) GitHub
16 20 (0.72%) Amazon S3
17 16 (0.57%) Route 53
18 13 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 930 (33.26%) Firewall
2 807 (28.86%) DNS
3 614 (21.96%) DHCP
4 483 (17.27%) TCP/IP
5 460 (16.45%) SAN
6 391 (13.98%) WAN
7 390 (13.95%) LAN
8 368 (13.16%) VPN
9 257 (9.19%) VLAN
10 205 (7.33%) Skype
11 145 (5.19%) Remote Desktop
12 142 (5.08%) Network Security
13 139 (4.97%) NAS
14 112 (4.01%) Wireless
15 111 (3.97%) VoIP
16 100 (3.58%) Internet
17 87 (3.11%) iSCSI
18 77 (2.75%) NetScaler
19 61 (2.18%) Wi-Fi
20 53 (1.90%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 603 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 70 (2.50%) MySQL
3 48 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
4 44 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 40 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 34 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 31 (1.11%) Relational Database
8 27 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
9 24 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 20 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (0.68%) Big Data
11 19 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
12 18 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (0.54%) Redis
14 14 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (0.46%) Event Store
15 13 (0.46%) Oracle Database
16 12 (0.43%) MongoDB
17 11 (0.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 98 (3.51%) Jenkins
2 64 (2.29%) Git (software)
3 58 (2.07%) Visual Studio Team System
4 43 (1.54%) Maven
5 39 (1.39%) TeamCity
6 37 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
7 36 (1.29%) JIRA
8 35 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 32 (1.14%) Ant
9 32 (1.14%) Gradle
9 32 (1.14%) Visual Studio
10 22 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 19 (0.68%) Selenium
11 19 (0.68%) Vagrant
12 18 (0.64%) Cucumber
13 16 (0.57%) Chocolatey
14 14 (0.50%) Subversion
14 14 (0.50%) Travis CI
15 8 (0.29%) Rational DOORS
16 5 (0.18%) Metasploit
General
1 319 (11.41%) Finance
2 89 (3.18%) Telecoms
3 78 (2.79%) Law
4 76 (2.72%) Retail
5 47 (1.68%) Legal
6 41 (1.47%) Banking
7 33 (1.18%) Manufacturing
8 32 (1.14%) Financial Institution
9 29 (1.04%) Marketing
10 24 (0.86%) Games
11 23 (0.82%) Electronics
12 21 (0.75%) German Language
13 20 (0.72%) Publishing
14 17 (0.61%) Military
15 16 (0.57%) Back Office
16 14 (0.50%) Billing
16 14 (0.50%) French Language
17 11 (0.39%) Swedish Language
18 9 (0.32%) Automotive
18 9 (0.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 570 (20.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 415 (14.84%) Support Engineer
3 261 (9.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 240 (8.58%) Analyst
5 232 (8.30%) Consultant
6 226 (8.08%) IT Engineer
7 222 (7.94%) IT Support
8 203 (7.26%) 3rd Line Support
9 171 (6.12%) Architect
10 143 (5.11%) Administrator
11 141 (5.04%) Windows Engineer
12 138 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support
13 129 (4.61%) Systems Administrator
14 121 (4.33%) IT Support Engineer
15 118 (4.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 116 (4.15%) Technical Support
17 110 (3.93%) DevOps Engineer
18 107 (3.83%) Server Engineer
18 107 (3.83%) Technical Engineer
19 106 (3.79%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (4.15%) .NET
2 92 (3.29%) Web Services
3 59 (2.11%) Middleware
4 48 (1.72%) JSON
5 35 (1.25%) RabbitMQ
6 32 (1.14%) ASP.NET
6 32 (1.14%) HTML
6 32 (1.14%) REST
7 31 (1.11%) Elastic Stack
8 23 (0.82%) Java EE
9 22 (0.79%) XML
10 20 (0.72%) X-Windows
11 18 (0.64%) .NET Framework
12 17 (0.61%) LDAP
13 16 (0.57%) Ajax
13 16 (0.57%) Spring
14 14 (0.50%) Node.js
15 12 (0.43%) SOAP
16 11 (0.39%) EJB
16 11 (0.39%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 408 (14.59%) Data Centre
2 172 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 142 (5.08%) Self-Motivation
4 132 (4.72%) PKI
5 128 (4.58%) Clustering
6 96 (3.43%) Public Cloud
7 94 (3.36%) Replication
8 93 (3.33%) Driving Licence
8 93 (3.33%) Private Cloud
9 85 (3.04%) Management Information System
10 65 (2.32%) Hybrid Cloud
11 62 (2.22%) Computer Science
12 53 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
13 45 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
14 39 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
15 36 (1.29%) Fintech
16 33 (1.18%) Fat Client
16 33 (1.18%) Thin Client
17 28 (1.00%) iPad
18 25 (0.89%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2,198 (78.61%) Windows
2 1,532 (54.79%) Windows Server
3 779 (27.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 654 (23.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 580 (20.74%) Linux
6 406 (14.52%) Windows 10
7 335 (11.98%) Windows 7
8 153 (5.47%) Windows 8
9 132 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
10 85 (3.04%) Mac OS X
11 72 (2.58%) Unix
12 68 (2.43%) CentOS
13 53 (1.90%) Ubuntu
14 46 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 40 (1.43%) Windows XP
16 37 (1.32%) Windows Vista
17 26 (0.93%) Android
18 22 (0.79%) Mac OS
19 21 (0.75%) Apple iOS
20 17 (0.61%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 715 (25.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 561 (20.06%) ITIL
3 356 (12.73%) DevOps
4 334 (11.95%) Migration
5 298 (10.66%) Agile Software Development
6 284 (10.16%) Problem-Solving
7 181 (6.47%) Presales
8 179 (6.40%) Service Management
9 174 (6.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 168 (6.01%) Service Delivery
11 144 (5.15%) Configuration Management
12 142 (5.08%) Scrum
13 133 (4.76%) Project Management
14 131 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
15 127 (4.54%) Load Balancing
16 121 (4.33%) Problem Management
17 115 (4.11%) Incident Management
18 103 (3.68%) Server Virtualisation
19 100 (3.58%) Continuous Integration
20 98 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 651 (23.28%) PowerShell
2 526 (18.81%) SQL
3 200 (7.15%) Python
4 92 (3.29%) Bash Shell
5 78 (2.79%) Java
6 72 (2.58%) C#
7 67 (2.40%) T-SQL
8 56 (2.00%) JavaScript
9 55 (1.97%) Perl
10 53 (1.90%) Ruby
11 36 (1.29%) C
11 36 (1.29%) C++
11 36 (1.29%) VB
11 36 (1.29%) VBScript
12 27 (0.97%) PHP
13 22 (0.79%) Shell Script
14 14 (0.50%) PL/SQL
15 9 (0.32%) AWK
16 4 (0.14%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.11%) Go
Qualifications
1 503 (17.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 341 (12.20%) MCSE
3 217 (7.76%) MCSA
4 214 (7.65%) Cisco Certification
5 205 (7.33%) Degree
6 195 (6.97%) CCNA
7 156 (5.58%) MCP
8 123 (4.40%) Security Cleared
9 108 (3.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 83 (2.97%) MCITP
11 58 (2.07%) Citrix Certification
12 57 (2.04%) CCNP
13 56 (2.00%) DV Cleared
14 54 (1.93%) DBS Check
15 49 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
16 48 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
16 48 (1.72%) MCTS
17 47 (1.68%) SC Cleared
18 30 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 25 (0.89%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 206 (7.37%) SLA
2 48 (1.72%) QA
3 42 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (1.36%) GDPR
5 23 (0.82%) PCI DSS
6 20 (0.72%) PMO
7 12 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 11 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
9 6 (0.21%) PMBOK
10 5 (0.18%) COBIT
11 4 (0.14%) HIPAA
11 4 (0.14%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.11%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.072%) GAMP
13 2 (0.072%) GPG13
14 1 (0.036%) HL7
14 1 (0.036%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 1,825 (65.27%) Active Directory
2 1,428 (51.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 260 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
4 215 (7.69%) XenApp
5 170 (6.08%) vSphere
6 150 (5.36%) Virtual Machines
7 148 (5.29%) XenDesktop
8 117 (4.18%) Docker
9 96 (3.43%) Terminal Services
10 74 (2.65%) XenServer
11 64 (2.29%) VirtualBox
12 62 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
13 61 (2.18%) KVM
14 46 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
15 38 (1.36%) Virtual Desktop
16 34 (1.22%) Xen
17 28 (1.00%) Firmware
18 27 (0.97%) Forefront TMG
19 23 (0.82%) BitLocker
20 20 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 500 (17.88%) SCCM
2 222 (7.94%) SCOM
3 162 (5.79%) Puppet
4 155 (5.54%) Ansible
5 114 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
6 112 (4.01%) SCVMM
7 101 (3.61%) Backup Exec
8 73 (2.61%) vCenter Server
9 69 (2.47%) WSUS
10 52 (1.86%) Microsoft Intune
10 52 (1.86%) Norton AntiVirus
11 37 (1.32%) Kubernetes
11 37 (1.32%) Single Sign-On
12 36 (1.29%) Failover Clustering
13 34 (1.22%) Terraform
14 33 (1.18%) NetBackup
15 30 (1.07%) FortiGate
16 27 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
16 27 (0.97%) Nagios
17 24 (0.86%) Packer
Vendors
1 2,051 (73.35%) VMware
2 1,726 (61.73%) Microsoft
3 698 (24.96%) Citrix
4 554 (19.81%) Cisco
5 290 (10.37%) HP
6 198 (7.08%) Veeam
7 190 (6.80%) Dell
8 166 (5.94%) NetApp
9 133 (4.76%) Oracle
10 112 (4.01%) Symantec
11 99 (3.54%) SolarWinds
12 97 (3.47%) Apple
13 96 (3.43%) EMC
14 82 (2.93%) Google
15 77 (2.75%) IBM
15 77 (2.75%) SonicWALL
16 67 (2.40%) Juniper
17 64 (2.29%) McAfee
17 64 (2.29%) ServiceNow
18 56 (2.00%) Meraki