Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
UK > England
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 162 201 198
Rank change year-on-year +39 -3 -16
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 2,633 2,721 3,070
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.09% 1.79% 1.82%
As % of the System Software category 12.06% 11.68% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,289 2,214 2,669
England median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21,830 23,287 21,911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.37% 15.35% 12.97%
Number of salaries quoted 18,049 19,056 18,471
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 2019. 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 +21 742 £47,500 -5.00% 112
South East +16 549 £37,500 -6.25% 137
Midlands +23 451 £37,500 -0.66% 84
North of England +36 361 £40,000 +23.08% 121
South West +17 275 £37,500 -6.25% 53
West Midlands +16 255 £35,000 -12.50% 45
East of England +37 230 £38,500 -9.41% 61
East Midlands +32 196 £38,500 +18.46% 39
North West +16 192 £40,000 +19.40% 69
Yorkshire +47 159 £37,500 +15.38% 41
North East -1 10 £37,500 +21.95% 11
Hyper-V
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 2,035 (77.29%) Windows
2 1,925 (73.11%) VMware
3 1,623 (61.64%) Active Directory
4 1,610 (61.15%) Microsoft
5 1,428 (54.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1,416 (53.78%) Windows Server
7 1,402 (53.25%) Office 365
8 1,236 (46.94%) Azure
9 769 (29.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 698 (26.51%) Firewall
11 687 (26.09%) MS Exchange
12 654 (24.84%) Citrix
13 633 (24.04%) AWS
14 614 (23.32%) Windows Server 2012
15 593 (22.52%) PowerShell
16 573 (21.76%) DNS
17 558 (21.19%) Cisco
18 527 (20.02%) SQL
19 515 (19.56%) DHCP
20 488 (18.53%) ITIL
21 474 (18.00%) Windows 10
22 459 (17.43%) SCCM
23 438 (16.64%) SQL Server
24 421 (15.99%) Windows Server 2008
25 419 (15.91%) Linux
26 416 (15.80%) SAN
27 401 (15.23%) Microsoft Certification
28 376 (14.28%) TCP/IP
29 374 (14.20%) Data Centre
30 372 (14.13%) 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
1 687 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 348 (13.22%) SharePoint
3 218 (8.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 214 (8.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 202 (7.67%) Skype for Business
6 174 (6.61%) IIS
7 34 (1.29%) Apache
8 29 (1.10%) Confluence
9 27 (1.03%) SAS
9 27 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
10 25 (0.95%) OpenStack
11 21 (0.80%) Tomcat
12 19 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
13 16 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
14 12 (0.46%) Anypoint
15 11 (0.42%) IBM Domino
15 11 (0.42%) IBM Notes
16 9 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
17 6 (0.23%) JBoss
18 4 (0.15%) CMS
Applications
1 330 (12.53%) Microsoft Office
2 43 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 31 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.076%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.038%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 12 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.34%) Exchequer
3 5 (0.19%) Workfront
4 4 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.11%) Q-Pulse
5 3 (0.11%) Sage 200
5 3 (0.11%) Sage CRM
6 2 (0.076%) Epicor Tropos
6 2 (0.076%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.038%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.038%) Line 50
7 1 (0.038%) Line 500
7 1 (0.038%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.038%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.038%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1,402 (53.25%) Office 365
2 1,236 (46.94%) Azure
3 633 (24.04%) AWS
4 196 (7.44%) IaaS
5 154 (5.85%) Azure Active Directory
6 149 (5.66%) SaaS
7 125 (4.75%) PaaS
8 91 (3.46%) Cloud Computing
9 85 (3.23%) OneDrive
10 75 (2.85%) GCP
11 52 (1.97%) AWS CloudFormation
12 41 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
12 41 (1.56%) Amazon S3
12 41 (1.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 38 (1.44%) Amazon ECS
14 37 (1.41%) G Suite
15 34 (1.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 33 (1.25%) Power Platform
17 32 (1.22%) Azure Stack
18 28 (1.06%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 698 (26.51%) Firewall
2 573 (21.76%) DNS
3 515 (19.56%) DHCP
4 416 (15.80%) SAN
5 376 (14.28%) TCP/IP
6 372 (14.13%) WAN
7 357 (13.56%) LAN
8 242 (9.19%) VPN
9 239 (9.08%) VoIP
10 198 (7.52%) VLAN
11 185 (7.03%) Wireless
12 175 (6.65%) Skype
13 133 (5.05%) NAS
14 108 (4.10%) NetScaler
15 103 (3.91%) Wi-Fi
16 87 (3.30%) iSCSI
17 77 (2.92%) Network Security
18 75 (2.85%) Remote Desktop
19 66 (2.51%) Internet
20 46 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 438 (16.64%) SQL Server
2 65 (2.47%) Amazon RDS
3 47 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
4 39 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 36 (1.37%) MySQL
6 27 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 25 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 23 (0.87%) Power BI
10 22 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
11 20 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 16 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
13 15 (0.57%) Data Lake
14 12 (0.46%) MongoDB
15 11 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
15 11 (0.42%) SQL Server 2016
16 9 (0.34%) MariaDB
16 9 (0.34%) NoSQL
16 9 (0.34%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 80 (3.04%) Visual Studio
2 48 (1.82%) JIRA
3 38 (1.44%) Git (software)
3 38 (1.44%) Visual Studio Team System
4 28 (1.06%) Jenkins
5 18 (0.68%) Bitbucket
5 18 (0.68%) TestRail
5 18 (0.68%) Zephyr
6 17 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (0.61%) Selenium
8 15 (0.57%) MSI
9 10 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (0.34%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.19%) Chocolatey
11 5 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.15%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.11%) CircleCI
13 3 (0.11%) Octopus Deploy
14 2 (0.076%) Ranorex
14 2 (0.076%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 252 (9.57%) Finance
2 100 (3.80%) Telecoms
3 96 (3.65%) Public Sector
4 81 (3.08%) Retail
5 56 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 53 (2.01%) Marketing
7 34 (1.29%) Electronics
8 31 (1.18%) Law
8 31 (1.18%) Legal
9 21 (0.80%) Automotive
10 20 (0.76%) Games
11 15 (0.57%) Back Office
12 13 (0.49%) Advertising
12 13 (0.49%) Banking
13 11 (0.42%) Local Government
14 9 (0.34%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.27%) German Language
16 4 (0.15%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.15%) Environmental Health
16 4 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 603 (22.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 440 (16.71%) Support Engineer
3 350 (13.29%) IT Engineer
4 323 (12.27%) IT Support
5 302 (11.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 277 (10.52%) Analyst
7 206 (7.82%) 2nd Line Support
8 185 (7.03%) IT Support Engineer
9 179 (6.80%) 3rd Line Support
10 169 (6.42%) Consultant
11 156 (5.92%) Cloud Engineer
12 144 (5.47%) Support Analyst
13 139 (5.28%) Architect
14 136 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 117 (4.44%) Administrator
16 116 (4.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 113 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
18 109 (4.14%) Server Engineer
19 108 (4.10%) Azure Engineer
19 108 (4.10%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (5.51%) Web Services
2 46 (1.75%) .NET
3 31 (1.18%) JSON
4 22 (0.84%) Middleware
5 12 (0.46%) X-Windows
6 11 (0.42%) COM
7 10 (0.38%) Flash
8 9 (0.34%) HTML
8 9 (0.34%) Node.js
8 9 (0.34%) XML
9 8 (0.30%) Elastic Stack
9 8 (0.30%) YAML
10 7 (0.27%) CSS
11 6 (0.23%) 802.1X
11 6 (0.23%) ASP.NET
11 6 (0.23%) HTML5
11 6 (0.23%) LAMP
11 6 (0.23%) LDAP
12 5 (0.19%) REST
12 5 (0.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 374 (14.20%) Data Centre
2 127 (4.82%) Clustering
3 123 (4.67%) Public Cloud
4 111 (4.22%) Management Information System
5 103 (3.91%) Self-Motivation
6 96 (3.65%) Driving Licence
7 87 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
8 69 (2.62%) Private Cloud
9 67 (2.54%) Hybrid Cloud
10 52 (1.97%) Replication
11 47 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
11 47 (1.79%) User Experience
12 37 (1.41%) PKI
13 32 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
14 29 (1.10%) CCTV
14 29 (1.10%) Client/Server
15 26 (0.99%) CMDB
16 22 (0.84%) iPhone
16 22 (0.84%) NHS
17 19 (0.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2,035 (77.29%) Windows
2 1,416 (53.78%) Windows Server
3 614 (23.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 474 (18.00%) Windows 10
5 421 (15.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 419 (15.91%) Linux
7 272 (10.33%) Windows 7
8 183 (6.95%) Windows 8
9 97 (3.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 67 (2.54%) Mac OS
11 58 (2.20%) Unix
12 56 (2.13%) CentOS
13 44 (1.67%) Android
14 37 (1.41%) Ubuntu
15 36 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 24 (0.91%) Windows XP
17 21 (0.80%) Data ONTAP
18 19 (0.72%) Debian
19 17 (0.65%) Mac OS X
20 16 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 769 (29.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 488 (18.53%) ITIL
3 269 (10.22%) Migration
4 264 (10.03%) Problem-Solving
5 215 (8.17%) DevOps
6 176 (6.68%) Mentoring
7 149 (5.66%) Presales
8 144 (5.47%) Agile Software Development
9 141 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
10 136 (5.17%) Project Management
11 103 (3.91%) Configuration Management
12 95 (3.61%) Project Delivery
12 95 (3.61%) Service Delivery
13 91 (3.46%) Change Management
13 91 (3.46%) Cybersecurity
14 88 (3.34%) CRM
14 88 (3.34%) Service Management
15 87 (3.30%) Server Management
16 80 (3.04%) IT Strategy
16 80 (3.04%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 593 (22.52%) PowerShell
2 527 (20.02%) SQL
3 118 (4.48%) Python
4 67 (2.54%) Bash Shell
5 63 (2.39%) Shell Script
6 40 (1.52%) C#
7 37 (1.41%) JavaScript
8 28 (1.06%) PHP
9 25 (0.95%) C
9 25 (0.95%) T-SQL
10 22 (0.84%) Perl
10 22 (0.84%) Ruby
11 20 (0.76%) VBScript
12 18 (0.68%) Java
13 13 (0.49%) VB
14 11 (0.42%) Go
15 9 (0.34%) VBA
16 4 (0.15%) C++
17 2 (0.076%) PL/SQL
18 1 (0.038%) AWK
Qualifications
1 401 (15.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 299 (11.36%) MCSE
3 226 (8.58%) MCSA
4 204 (7.75%) Cisco Certification
5 178 (6.76%) CCNA
6 158 (6.00%) Degree
7 141 (5.36%) Security Cleared
8 112 (4.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 109 (4.14%) MCP
10 69 (2.62%) DV Cleared
11 63 (2.39%) CCNP
12 55 (2.09%) MCITP
13 52 (1.97%) Citrix Certification
14 45 (1.71%) SC Cleared
15 43 (1.63%) Computer Science Degree
15 43 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
16 38 (1.44%) CCA
17 32 (1.22%) DBS Check
18 21 (0.80%) RHCE
19 16 (0.61%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (8.01%) SLA
2 79 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 22 (0.84%) PCI DSS
5 21 (0.80%) GDPR
5 21 (0.80%) ISO 9001
6 19 (0.72%) QA
7 18 (0.68%) PMO
8 12 (0.46%) COBIT
9 8 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 6 (0.23%) Actionable Recommendations
10 6 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
11 5 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.076%) NIST
13 1 (0.038%) BS25999
13 1 (0.038%) BS7799
13 1 (0.038%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.038%) GxP
13 1 (0.038%) HL7
13 1 (0.038%) NCSC
System Software
1 1,623 (61.64%) Active Directory
2 1,428 (54.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 332 (12.61%) XenApp
4 205 (7.79%) Virtual Machines
5 201 (7.63%) vSphere
6 167 (6.34%) XenDesktop
7 100 (3.80%) VMware ESXi
8 80 (3.04%) Docker
8 80 (3.04%) Virtual Servers
9 55 (2.09%) Microsoft App-V
10 49 (1.86%) VirtualBox
11 46 (1.75%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 45 (1.71%) Terminal Services
13 43 (1.63%) KVM
14 37 (1.41%) Xen
15 36 (1.37%) Virtual Desktop
16 35 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 29 (1.10%) Firmware
18 22 (0.84%) VMware NSX
19 19 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 459 (17.43%) SCCM
2 123 (4.67%) SCOM
3 119 (4.52%) WSUS
4 106 (4.03%) Puppet
5 93 (3.53%) Ansible
6 91 (3.46%) Backup Exec
7 87 (3.30%) Microsoft Intune
8 85 (3.23%) SCVMM
9 84 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
10 79 (3.00%) Terraform
11 72 (2.73%) Kubernetes
12 60 (2.28%) SCOrch
13 59 (2.24%) Microsoft Clustering
14 49 (1.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 49 (1.86%) NetBackup
15 33 (1.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 25 (0.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 25 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
17 23 (0.87%) HP Data Protector
17 23 (0.87%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1,925 (73.11%) VMware
2 1,610 (61.15%) Microsoft
3 654 (24.84%) Citrix
4 558 (21.19%) Cisco
5 279 (10.60%) HP
5 279 (10.60%) Veeam
6 186 (7.06%) Dell
7 147 (5.58%) NetApp
8 118 (4.48%) Symantec
9 92 (3.49%) Meraki
10 69 (2.62%) EMC
11 65 (2.47%) Oracle
12 63 (2.39%) Avaya
13 61 (2.32%) Google
14 59 (2.24%) Red Hat
15 54 (2.05%) SonicWALL
16 49 (1.86%) CommVault
17 43 (1.63%) McAfee
17 43 (1.63%) WatchGuard
18 40 (1.52%) Apple