Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
UK > England
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 181 194
Rank change year-on-year +7 +13 -26
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 3,183 3,079 3,413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.98% 1.94% 1.81%
As % of the System Software category 14.06% 15.48% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,666 2,752 3,138
England median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £63,000
UK median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.27% -1.25%

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 22,635 19,884 23,601
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.08% 12.50% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 18,461 16,698 20,112
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +4.94% +1.25%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 -42 872 £47,500 +5.56% 107
South East -4 770 £40,000 - 77
North of England +23 541 £35,000 +7.69% 88
Midlands +34 447 £39,000 +4.00% 54
North West +29 367 £37,500 - 60
West Midlands +43 297 £37,250 +2.05% 31
South West +51 288 £40,000 +23.08% 33
East of England +7 254 £40,000 -0.62% 34
East Midlands +9 149 £40,000 - 23
Yorkshire 0 140 £35,000 +7.69% 23
North East -21 34 £30,000 +7.62% 5
Hyper-V
UK

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 2,557 (80.33%) Windows
2 2,384 (74.90%) VMware
3 2,063 (64.81%) Active Directory
4 2,015 (63.31%) Microsoft
5 1,804 (56.68%) Windows Server
6 1,648 (51.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1,263 (39.68%) Office 365
8 1,234 (38.77%) Microsoft Azure
9 1,004 (31.54%) Windows Server 2012
10 995 (31.26%) Firewall
11 826 (25.95%) Citrix
12 773 (24.29%) MS Exchange
13 771 (24.22%) ITIL
14 763 (23.97%) SQL Server
15 762 (23.94%) Windows Server 2008
16 746 (23.44%) DNS
17 694 (21.80%) Microsoft Certification
18 664 (20.86%) Cisco
19 612 (19.23%) Linux
20 593 (18.63%) PowerShell
21 587 (18.44%) SAN
22 567 (17.81%) DHCP
23 523 (16.43%) WAN
24 493 (15.49%) LAN
24 493 (15.49%) SCCM
25 490 (15.39%) Amazon AWS
25 490 (15.39%) SQL
26 474 (14.89%) MCSE
27 450 (14.14%) TCP/IP
28 403 (12.66%) Data Centre

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
1 773 (24.29%) MS Exchange
2 362 (11.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 338 (10.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 323 (10.15%) SharePoint
5 257 (8.07%) IIS
6 255 (8.01%) Skype for Business
7 102 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2007
8 67 (2.10%) Apache
9 51 (1.60%) OpenStack
10 34 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
10 34 (1.07%) nginx
11 33 (1.04%) Confluence
12 32 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 30 (0.94%) WebLogic
14 27 (0.85%) WebSphere
15 23 (0.72%) JBoss
16 21 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
17 19 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
17 19 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
18 18 (0.57%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 379 (11.91%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.063%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.031%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.031%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.031%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.031%) Revit
4 1 (0.031%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 8 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.16%) NetSuite
3 5 (0.16%) Sage 200
4 4 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.063%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.063%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.031%) Cerner Millennium
6 1 (0.031%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.031%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1,263 (39.68%) Office 365
2 1,234 (38.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 490 (15.39%) Amazon AWS
4 279 (8.77%) IaaS
5 149 (4.68%) PaaS
6 138 (4.34%) SaaS
7 78 (2.45%) Azure Active Directory
8 76 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
9 46 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
10 45 (1.41%) NuGet
11 44 (1.38%) Mimecast
12 35 (1.10%) OneDrive
13 34 (1.07%) IBM Cloud
14 32 (1.01%) Bluemix
15 26 (0.82%) G Suite
16 22 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
17 13 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 10 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 10 (0.31%) Datadog
18 10 (0.31%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 995 (31.26%) Firewall
2 746 (23.44%) DNS
3 587 (18.44%) SAN
4 567 (17.81%) DHCP
5 523 (16.43%) WAN
6 493 (15.49%) LAN
7 450 (14.14%) TCP/IP
8 389 (12.22%) VPN
9 240 (7.54%) VLAN
10 166 (5.22%) Skype
11 145 (4.56%) Network Security
12 142 (4.46%) VoIP
13 135 (4.24%) Remote Desktop
14 125 (3.93%) NAS
15 115 (3.61%) Wireless
16 112 (3.52%) NetScaler
17 93 (2.92%) Internet
18 87 (2.73%) Cisco ASA
19 68 (2.14%) iSCSI
20 51 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 763 (23.97%) SQL Server
2 96 (3.02%) MySQL
3 72 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 51 (1.60%) Oracle Database
5 50 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
6 47 (1.48%) SQL Server 2016
7 41 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
8 33 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 31 (0.97%) Big Data
10 30 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
11 21 (0.66%) Relational Database
12 18 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 16 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
14 16 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
15 15 (0.47%) Hadoop
16 14 (0.44%) Apache Hive
17 12 (0.38%) MongoDB
18 11 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
19 7 (0.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 112 (3.52%) Git (software)
2 81 (2.54%) Jenkins
3 62 (1.95%) TeamCity
4 52 (1.63%) JIRA
5 44 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
6 33 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 29 (0.91%) MSI
7 29 (0.91%) Visual Studio
8 27 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 25 (0.79%) Vagrant
10 21 (0.66%) Subversion
11 13 (0.41%) Artifactory
11 13 (0.41%) WiX
12 12 (0.38%) Maven
12 12 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
13 11 (0.35%) MSBuild
14 10 (0.31%) Cucumber
14 10 (0.31%) Rational DOORS
14 10 (0.31%) Selenium
14 10 (0.31%) Travis CI
General
1 313 (9.83%) Finance
2 98 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 85 (2.67%) Retail
4 65 (2.04%) Law
5 59 (1.85%) Legal
5 59 (1.85%) Marketing
6 51 (1.60%) Banking
7 42 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 36 (1.13%) Publishing
9 33 (1.04%) Billing
10 29 (0.91%) Games
11 24 (0.75%) Military
12 22 (0.69%) Back Office
13 14 (0.44%) German Language
14 12 (0.38%) Advertising
15 9 (0.28%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.25%) Investment Banking
17 7 (0.22%) Local Government
18 6 (0.19%) Electronics
19 4 (0.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 639 (20.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 510 (16.02%) Support Engineer
3 358 (11.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 286 (8.99%) IT Engineer
5 276 (8.67%) Consultant
6 274 (8.61%) Analyst
7 268 (8.42%) IT Support
8 247 (7.76%) 3rd Line Support
9 244 (7.67%) Architect
10 192 (6.03%) Windows Engineer
11 179 (5.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 175 (5.50%) Systems Engineer
13 173 (5.44%) Administrator
14 161 (5.06%) IT Support Engineer
15 136 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support
16 132 (4.15%) Systems Administrator
17 126 (3.96%) Server Engineer
18 114 (3.58%) DevOps Engineer
19 112 (3.52%) Cloud Engineer
20 111 (3.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (2.92%) .NET
2 92 (2.89%) Web Services
3 79 (2.48%) Middleware
4 46 (1.45%) HTML
5 42 (1.32%) CSS
5 42 (1.32%) JSON
6 39 (1.23%) .NET Framework
7 37 (1.16%) Node.js
8 27 (0.85%) Ajax
9 25 (0.79%) LAMP
10 23 (0.72%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (0.72%) WSH
11 21 (0.66%) ASP.NET
12 19 (0.60%) Elastic Stack
13 15 (0.47%) AngularJS
13 15 (0.47%) REST
14 14 (0.44%) jQuery
15 13 (0.41%) NHibernate
15 13 (0.41%) WCF
15 13 (0.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 403 (12.66%) Data Centre
2 190 (5.97%) Self-Motivation
3 188 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
4 141 (4.43%) Clustering
5 121 (3.80%) Driving Licence
6 111 (3.49%) Public Cloud
7 108 (3.39%) Management Information System
8 99 (3.11%) Replication
9 93 (2.92%) Computer Science
10 90 (2.83%) Private Cloud
11 73 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
12 69 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
13 68 (2.14%) PKI
14 50 (1.57%) iPad
15 44 (1.38%) Blackberry
16 43 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 43 (1.35%) NHS
17 35 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
17 35 (1.10%) User Experience
18 26 (0.82%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2,557 (80.33%) Windows
2 1,804 (56.68%) Windows Server
3 1,004 (31.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 762 (23.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 612 (19.23%) Linux
6 390 (12.25%) Windows 10
7 358 (11.25%) Windows 7
8 161 (5.06%) Windows 8
9 107 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 106 (3.33%) Mac OS X
11 83 (2.61%) CentOS
12 73 (2.29%) Unix
13 56 (1.76%) Ubuntu
14 53 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 47 (1.48%) Mac OS
16 40 (1.26%) Windows XP
17 38 (1.19%) Solaris
18 32 (1.01%) Android
19 30 (0.94%) Apple iOS
20 21 (0.66%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 771 (24.22%) ITIL
2 321 (10.08%) Problem-Solving
3 284 (8.92%) DevOps
4 281 (8.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 270 (8.48%) Migration
6 255 (8.01%) Service Delivery
7 225 (7.07%) Agile Software Development
8 198 (6.22%) Presales
9 170 (5.34%) Mentoring
10 162 (5.09%) Project Management
11 158 (4.96%) Service Management
12 153 (4.81%) Problem Management
13 149 (4.68%) Continuous Integration
14 121 (3.80%) Configuration Management
15 112 (3.52%) ITSM
16 111 (3.49%) Server Virtualisation
17 110 (3.46%) Continuous Improvement
18 109 (3.42%) High Availability
19 106 (3.33%) ITIL V3
20 102 (3.20%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 593 (18.63%) PowerShell
2 490 (15.39%) SQL
3 130 (4.08%) Python
4 75 (2.36%) JavaScript
5 71 (2.23%) Bash Shell
6 53 (1.67%) C#
7 50 (1.57%) Perl
8 45 (1.41%) C
9 43 (1.35%) T-SQL
10 41 (1.29%) Java
11 34 (1.07%) VBScript
12 31 (0.97%) VB
13 28 (0.88%) Ruby
14 27 (0.85%) C++
15 23 (0.72%) Shell Script
16 19 (0.60%) PHP
17 7 (0.22%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.16%) Groovy
19 3 (0.094%) Bourne shell
20 1 (0.031%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 694 (21.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 474 (14.89%) MCSE
3 315 (9.90%) MCSA
4 304 (9.55%) Degree
5 208 (6.53%) Cisco Certification
6 191 (6.00%) CCNA
7 186 (5.84%) MCP
8 177 (5.56%) MCITP
9 166 (5.22%) Security Cleared
10 113 (3.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 88 (2.76%) Citrix Certification
12 75 (2.36%) CCNP
12 75 (2.36%) DBS Check
13 66 (2.07%) MCTS
13 66 (2.07%) SC Cleared
14 58 (1.82%) CCA
15 53 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
16 49 (1.54%) DV Cleared
17 37 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
18 30 (0.94%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 291 (9.14%) SLA
2 77 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 66 (2.07%) QA
4 59 (1.85%) GDPR
5 28 (0.88%) PCI DSS
6 17 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
7 12 (0.38%) PMO
8 9 (0.28%) COBIT
9 8 (0.25%) GAMP
9 8 (0.25%) ISO 9001
10 7 (0.22%) ISO 9000
11 5 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 4 (0.13%) GPG13
13 2 (0.063%) ISAE 3402
13 2 (0.063%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.063%) ISO 31000
14 1 (0.031%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2,063 (64.81%) Active Directory
2 1,648 (51.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 316 (9.93%) XenApp
4 259 (8.14%) VMware ESXi
5 230 (7.23%) vSphere
6 194 (6.09%) XenDesktop
7 125 (3.93%) Virtual Machines
8 105 (3.30%) VirtualBox
9 98 (3.08%) XenServer
10 91 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
11 82 (2.58%) Docker
12 73 (2.29%) Terminal Services
13 68 (2.14%) Xen
14 64 (2.01%) Virtual Desktop
15 43 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
16 39 (1.23%) KVM
16 39 (1.23%) VMware NSX
16 39 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
17 35 (1.10%) BitLocker
18 33 (1.04%) NFS
Systems Management
1 493 (15.49%) SCCM
2 244 (7.67%) SCOM
3 180 (5.66%) Puppet
4 162 (5.09%) Opscode Chef
5 155 (4.87%) Ansible
6 142 (4.46%) SCVMM
7 125 (3.93%) Backup Exec
8 92 (2.89%) vCenter Server
9 88 (2.76%) Failover Clustering
10 84 (2.64%) WSUS
11 52 (1.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 50 (1.57%) NetBackup
13 45 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
14 40 (1.26%) Microsoft Clustering
15 37 (1.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 36 (1.13%) vMotion
17 35 (1.10%) Microsoft Intune
17 35 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
18 34 (1.07%) FortiGate
18 34 (1.07%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2,384 (74.90%) VMware
2 2,015 (63.31%) Microsoft
3 826 (25.95%) Citrix
4 664 (20.86%) Cisco
5 339 (10.65%) HP
6 240 (7.54%) Veeam
7 178 (5.59%) Dell
8 175 (5.50%) Oracle
9 144 (4.52%) NetApp
10 124 (3.90%) Apple
10 124 (3.90%) SolarWinds
11 121 (3.80%) Google
12 110 (3.46%) EMC
13 88 (2.76%) IBM
14 83 (2.61%) SonicWALL
15 81 (2.54%) Symantec
16 72 (2.26%) 3PAR
17 70 (2.20%) McAfee
18 67 (2.10%) Meraki
19 65 (2.04%) Ivanti