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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 15 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
UK > England
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 436 262 182
Rank change year-on-year -174 -80 -21
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 1,067 1,398 1,122
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.76% 1.37% 1.96%
As % of the System Software category 4.53% 7.26% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1,220 956
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,475 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,250 £32,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.18% -5.56% +12.50%
75th Percentile £54,500 £53,750 £56,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £70,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%

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 23,535 19,254 10,507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.70% 18.92% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 13,342 13,485 8,859
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £39,375 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +10.00%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £55,300 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +0.55% +2.80% +7.00%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in England

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Hyper-V in England.

Salary trend for Hyper-V in England

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Hyper-V in England over the 6 months to 15 August 2022.

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 15 August 2022. 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
Jobs
North of England -60 251 £38,250 -1.92% 83
London -217 230 £52,500 - 39
South East -106 213 £40,000 - 53
Midlands -79 156 £45,000 +12.50% 48
North West -56 125 £42,500 +3.66% 41
Yorkshire -29 105 £36,000 -4.00% 39
East of England -65 100 £40,000 - 21
South West -88 91 £38,500 +2.67% 24
East Midlands -30 79 £45,000 +12.50% 19
West Midlands -93 77 £44,250 +10.63% 29
North East -31 20 £40,000 +14.90% 3
Hyper-V
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, 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.

1 816 (76.48%) Windows
2 775 (72.63%) VMware
3 721 (67.57%) Microsoft
4 697 (65.32%) Active Directory
5 663 (62.14%) Azure
6 632 (59.23%) Microsoft 365
7 616 (57.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 599 (56.14%) Windows Server
9 371 (34.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 343 (32.15%) Firewall
11 334 (31.30%) DNS
12 296 (27.74%) DHCP
13 293 (27.46%) ITIL
14 268 (25.12%) Social Skills
15 230 (21.56%) SharePoint
16 227 (21.27%) PowerShell
17 224 (20.99%) Cisco
18 211 (19.78%) WAN
19 205 (19.21%) AWS
20 188 (17.62%) SQL
21 187 (17.53%) Windows Server 2012
22 182 (17.06%) Problem-Solving
23 177 (16.59%) LAN
24 173 (16.21%) MS Exchange
25 160 (15.00%) SQL Server
25 160 (15.00%) SLA
25 160 (15.00%) SCCM
26 153 (14.34%) Microsoft Certification
26 153 (14.34%) SAN
27 151 (14.15%) Windows Server 2019

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
1 230 (21.56%) SharePoint
2 173 (16.21%) MS Exchange
3 59 (5.53%) IIS
4 36 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 32 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 26 (2.44%) Skype for Business
7 8 (0.75%) OpenStack
7 8 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (0.66%) Apache
8 7 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (0.47%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.37%) WordPress
11 3 (0.28%) Confluence
12 1 (0.094%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.094%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.094%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 117 (10.97%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.28%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.66%) MetaTrader
2 7 (0.66%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.37%) BambooHR
4 3 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.094%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.094%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 663 (62.14%) Azure
2 632 (59.23%) Microsoft 365
3 205 (19.21%) AWS
4 136 (12.75%) Azure Active Directory
5 86 (8.06%) IaaS
6 67 (6.28%) PaaS
7 65 (6.09%) SaaS
8 52 (4.87%) Power Platform
9 49 (4.59%) OneDrive
10 25 (2.34%) Azure Sentinel
10 25 (2.34%) GCP
11 19 (1.78%) Azure DevOps
11 19 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
12 15 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
13 14 (1.31%) Dynamics 365
14 12 (1.12%) Mimecast
14 12 (1.12%) Serverless
15 11 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
16 10 (0.94%) Azure Monitor
16 10 (0.94%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 343 (32.15%) Firewall
2 334 (31.30%) DNS
3 296 (27.74%) DHCP
4 211 (19.78%) WAN
5 177 (16.59%) LAN
6 153 (14.34%) SAN
7 128 (12.00%) VPN
8 126 (11.81%) TCP/IP
9 92 (8.62%) VLAN
10 80 (7.50%) Remote Desktop
11 74 (6.94%) Wireless
12 62 (5.81%) Wi-Fi
13 54 (5.06%) VoIP
14 53 (4.97%) NAS
15 45 (4.22%) MPLS
16 43 (4.03%) SD-WAN
17 42 (3.94%) Skype
18 39 (3.66%) Internet
19 34 (3.19%) NetScaler
20 29 (2.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.03%) Amazon RDS
3 33 (3.09%) Power BI
4 23 (2.16%) MySQL
5 15 (1.41%) Relational Database
6 11 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 9 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (0.66%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (0.47%) GIS
10 3 (0.28%) Big Data
10 3 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.28%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.19%) Data Lake
11 2 (0.19%) InfluxDB
11 2 (0.19%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.19%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 12 (1.12%) JIRA
2 4 (0.37%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (0.28%) Selenium
4 2 (0.19%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.19%) Postman
5 1 (0.094%) AutoIt
5 1 (0.094%) GitLab
5 1 (0.094%) JMeter
5 1 (0.094%) Katalon Studio
5 1 (0.094%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.094%) Subversion
5 1 (0.094%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.094%) TestComplete
5 1 (0.094%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.094%) Zephyr
General
1 268 (25.12%) Social Skills
2 106 (9.93%) Finance
3 69 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
4 67 (6.28%) Legal
5 54 (5.06%) Organisational Skills
6 37 (3.47%) Public Sector
7 33 (3.09%) Law
7 33 (3.09%) Manufacturing
8 32 (3.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 30 (2.81%) Retail
10 22 (2.06%) Documentation Skills
11 15 (1.41%) Telecoms
12 13 (1.22%) Multimedia
13 12 (1.12%) Back Office
14 11 (1.03%) Banking
14 11 (1.03%) Games
15 8 (0.75%) Presentation Skills
16 7 (0.66%) Aviation
16 7 (0.66%) Investment Banking
16 7 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 303 (28.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 161 (15.09%) Support Engineer
3 147 (13.78%) IT Engineer
4 109 (10.22%) IT Support
5 101 (9.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 85 (7.97%) 2nd Line Support
7 76 (7.12%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 68 (6.37%) Administrator
9 66 (6.19%) Analyst
10 63 (5.90%) IT Support Engineer
11 57 (5.34%) 3rd Line Support
11 57 (5.34%) Systems Administrator
12 49 (4.59%) Network Engineer
13 48 (4.50%) Cloud Engineer
14 45 (4.22%) IT Manager
15 44 (4.12%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
16 42 (3.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 41 (3.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
18 39 (3.66%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 38 (3.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (2.06%) .NET
2 14 (1.31%) Web Services
3 12 (1.12%) SAML
4 9 (0.84%) COM
5 7 (0.66%) FIX Protocol
5 7 (0.66%) Flask
5 7 (0.66%) HTML
5 7 (0.66%) Microsoft Graph
6 6 (0.56%) ARM Templates
7 5 (0.47%) XMPP
8 4 (0.37%) CSS
8 4 (0.37%) XML
8 4 (0.37%) YAML
9 3 (0.28%) JSON
9 3 (0.28%) SOAP
9 3 (0.28%) WCF
10 2 (0.19%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.19%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (0.19%) LAMP
10 2 (0.19%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 133 (12.46%) Data Centre
2 71 (6.65%) Clustering
3 65 (6.09%) Public Cloud
4 54 (5.06%) Replication
5 45 (4.22%) Driving Licence
6 43 (4.03%) Self-Motivation
7 42 (3.94%) Management Information System
8 32 (3.00%) PKI
9 19 (1.78%) Private Cloud
10 16 (1.50%) iPad
11 13 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (1.22%) EPoS
11 13 (1.22%) Fat Client
11 13 (1.22%) Thin Client
12 11 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
12 11 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
13 10 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
13 10 (0.94%) NHS
14 9 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
15 8 (0.75%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 816 (76.48%) Windows
2 599 (56.14%) Windows Server
3 187 (17.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 151 (14.15%) Windows Server 2019
5 148 (13.87%) Linux
6 136 (12.75%) Windows 10
7 122 (11.43%) Windows Server 2016
8 85 (7.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (2.16%) CentOS
10 22 (2.06%) Mac OS
10 22 (2.06%) Windows 7
10 22 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (1.97%) Unix
12 20 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (1.87%) Windows 8
13 19 (1.78%) Apple iOS
14 15 (1.41%) Android
15 13 (1.22%) Ubuntu
16 12 (1.12%) Mac OS X
17 10 (0.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (34.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 293 (27.46%) ITIL
3 182 (17.06%) Problem-Solving
4 140 (13.12%) Service Delivery
5 120 (11.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 103 (9.65%) Migration
7 101 (9.47%) Project Management
8 92 (8.62%) Change Management
9 91 (8.53%) Project Delivery
10 90 (8.43%) Information Security
11 89 (8.34%) Mentoring
12 76 (7.12%) Incident Management
13 75 (7.03%) Cybersecurity
14 65 (6.09%) High Availability
15 62 (5.81%) Agile
16 59 (5.53%) Time Management
17 57 (5.34%) DevOps
18 53 (4.97%) Business Continuity
18 53 (4.97%) Patch Management
19 49 (4.59%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 227 (21.27%) PowerShell
2 188 (17.62%) SQL
3 38 (3.56%) Python
4 26 (2.44%) C
5 21 (1.97%) Bash
6 14 (1.31%) C#
7 11 (1.03%) Java
8 9 (0.84%) T-SQL
8 9 (0.84%) VB.NET
9 6 (0.56%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.37%) PHP
11 3 (0.28%) Apex Code
11 3 (0.28%) VBScript
12 2 (0.19%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.094%) Bicep
13 1 (0.094%) C++
13 1 (0.094%) Lua
13 1 (0.094%) Perl
13 1 (0.094%) R
13 1 (0.094%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 153 (14.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 98 (9.18%) MCSE
3 83 (7.78%) Security Cleared
4 75 (7.03%) Degree
5 67 (6.28%) Cisco Certification
6 65 (6.09%) CCNA
7 64 (6.00%) SC Cleared
8 48 (4.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 41 (3.84%) MCP
10 36 (3.37%) MCSA
11 28 (2.62%) Citrix Certification
12 27 (2.53%) MCITP
13 23 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
14 19 (1.78%) CCA
15 17 (1.59%) CCNP
16 16 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 15 (1.41%) DV Cleared
18 13 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
19 12 (1.12%) DBS Check
20 9 (0.84%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (15.00%) SLA
2 50 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (2.81%) Cyber Essentials
4 13 (1.22%) GDPR
4 13 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 13 (1.22%) QA
4 13 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.75%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.75%) NIST
6 7 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 7 (0.66%) HIPAA
6 7 (0.66%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.47%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.19%) NCSC
9 1 (0.094%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.094%) PMO
9 1 (0.094%) RMADS
System Software
1 697 (65.32%) Active Directory
2 616 (57.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 101 (9.47%) vSphere
4 72 (6.75%) XenApp
5 70 (6.56%) VMware ESXi
6 51 (4.78%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 49 (4.59%) Virtual Machines
8 47 (4.40%) XenDesktop
9 37 (3.47%) Virtual Servers
10 32 (3.00%) Terminal Services
11 24 (2.25%) KVM
12 22 (2.06%) Docker
13 20 (1.87%) Virtual Desktop
14 19 (1.78%) Firmware
14 19 (1.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 14 (1.31%) VMware Workstation
16 12 (1.12%) VMware NSX
17 7 (0.66%) BitLocker
17 7 (0.66%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 7 (0.66%) LXC
Systems Management
1 160 (15.00%) SCCM
2 130 (12.18%) Microsoft Intune
3 75 (7.03%) WSUS
4 42 (3.94%) FortiGate
4 42 (3.94%) SCVMM
5 41 (3.84%) Terraform
6 39 (3.66%) Kubernetes
6 39 (3.66%) SCOM
7 33 (3.09%) Single Sign-On
8 31 (2.91%) Ansible
8 31 (2.91%) Failover Clustering
9 26 (2.44%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 19 (1.78%) Backup Exec
11 18 (1.69%) Puppet
12 15 (1.41%) Microsoft Clustering
13 10 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
14 9 (0.84%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 9 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
15 8 (0.75%) NetBackup
15 8 (0.75%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 775 (72.63%) VMware
2 721 (67.57%) Microsoft
3 224 (20.99%) Cisco
4 149 (13.96%) Citrix
5 119 (11.15%) Veeam
6 101 (9.47%) HP
7 66 (6.19%) Dell
8 55 (5.15%) Meraki
9 51 (4.78%) Draytek
10 48 (4.50%) Fortinet
11 40 (3.75%) SolarWinds
12 39 (3.66%) Sophos
13 38 (3.56%) Red Hat
14 34 (3.19%) Juniper
15 32 (3.00%) NetApp
16 28 (2.62%) Aruba
17 27 (2.53%) Google
18 25 (2.34%) Apple
18 25 (2.34%) EMC
19 24 (2.25%) Ivanti