Period
to 18 April 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 18 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
UK > England
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 160 183 178
Rank change year-on-year +23 -5 +29
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 2,975 3,185 3,149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.16% 1.92% 1.94%
As % of the System Software category 13.11% 14.01% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,521 2,664 2,770
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £62,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 22,687 22,728 20,024
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.47% 13.68% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 18,426 18,581 16,802
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +4.94%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 +45 860 £50,000 +5.26% 43
South East 0 665 £42,250 +5.63% 25
Midlands +39 477 £42,500 +8.97% 24
North of England +5 441 £35,000 - 40
West Midlands +15 307 £45,000 +21.62% 18
South West +17 281 £40,000 - 15
East of England +62 243 £39,500 -5.95% 4
North West -31 214 £35,000 -6.67% 20
Yorkshire +71 195 £34,000 -2.86% 17
East Midlands +51 169 £42,500 +6.25% 6
North East +5 32 £39,500 +21.54% 3
Hyper-V
UK

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2,292 (77.04%) Windows
2 2,168 (72.87%) VMware
3 1,860 (62.52%) Active Directory
4 1,794 (60.30%) Microsoft
5 1,645 (55.29%) Windows Server
6 1,578 (53.04%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1,350 (45.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 1,328 (44.64%) Office 365
9 946 (31.80%) Firewall
10 851 (28.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 797 (26.79%) DNS
12 784 (26.35%) Cisco
13 783 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
14 769 (25.85%) PowerShell
15 709 (23.83%) Citrix
16 695 (23.36%) Windows Server 2008
17 678 (22.79%) ITIL
18 669 (22.49%) SQL
19 663 (22.29%) DHCP
20 651 (21.88%) MS Exchange
21 589 (19.80%) Amazon AWS
22 586 (19.70%) SQL Server
23 552 (18.55%) Linux
24 541 (18.18%) SCCM
25 479 (16.10%) WAN
26 469 (15.76%) LAN
26 469 (15.76%) Microsoft Certification
27 465 (15.63%) Data Centre
28 457 (15.36%) HP
29 433 (14.55%) Windows 10

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
1 651 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 365 (12.27%) SharePoint
3 247 (8.30%) IIS
4 221 (7.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 218 (7.33%) Skype for Business
6 199 (6.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 112 (3.76%) Apache
8 74 (2.49%) Tomcat
9 51 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
10 47 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2003
11 46 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
12 34 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
13 18 (0.61%) Confluence
14 15 (0.50%) nginx
14 15 (0.50%) OpenStack
15 12 (0.40%) JBoss
15 12 (0.40%) WebLogic
16 9 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
16 9 (0.30%) WordPress
17 8 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 305 (10.25%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 39 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (0.13%) Infor SunSystems
4 2 (0.067%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.067%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.067%) Sage 50
4 2 (0.067%) Workfront
5 1 (0.034%) Line 50
5 1 (0.034%) Line 500
5 1 (0.034%) Magento
5 1 (0.034%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.034%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.034%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.034%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.034%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.034%) Sage 300 ERP
5 1 (0.034%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.034%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1,350 (45.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1,328 (44.64%) Office 365
3 589 (19.80%) Amazon AWS
4 265 (8.91%) IaaS
5 187 (6.29%) SaaS
6 181 (6.08%) Azure Active Directory
7 171 (5.75%) PaaS
8 88 (2.96%) Google Cloud Platform
9 75 (2.52%) Mimecast
10 49 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
11 48 (1.61%) OneDrive
12 41 (1.38%) AWS CloudFormation
13 40 (1.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 29 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
15 24 (0.81%) Datadog
16 21 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
16 21 (0.71%) Amazon S3
16 21 (0.71%) BPaaS
17 16 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 13 (0.44%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 946 (31.80%) Firewall
2 797 (26.79%) DNS
3 663 (22.29%) DHCP
4 479 (16.10%) WAN
5 469 (15.76%) LAN
6 424 (14.25%) SAN
7 397 (13.34%) TCP/IP
8 293 (9.85%) VPN
9 270 (9.08%) VLAN
10 197 (6.62%) Skype
11 190 (6.39%) Wireless
12 185 (6.22%) VoIP
13 120 (4.03%) iSCSI
13 120 (4.03%) NetScaler
14 110 (3.70%) NAS
14 110 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
15 106 (3.56%) Network Security
16 96 (3.23%) Internet
17 61 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
18 57 (1.92%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 586 (19.70%) SQL Server
2 59 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 57 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
4 56 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 44 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 42 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
7 36 (1.21%) SQL Server 2016
8 35 (1.18%) MySQL
8 35 (1.18%) Relational Database
9 32 (1.08%) NoSQL
9 32 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
10 28 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 25 (0.84%) Oracle Database
12 22 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 17 (0.57%) MongoDB
15 16 (0.54%) DB2
16 15 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 14 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
18 12 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 112 (3.76%) Jenkins
2 103 (3.46%) Visual Studio Team System
3 56 (1.88%) Visual Studio
4 54 (1.82%) Ant
4 54 (1.82%) Maven
5 52 (1.75%) Gradle
6 49 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 38 (1.28%) JIRA
8 34 (1.14%) Git (software)
9 29 (0.97%) Vagrant
10 28 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 24 (0.81%) Travis CI
12 19 (0.64%) TestRail
12 19 (0.64%) Zephyr
13 12 (0.40%) Chocolatey
13 12 (0.40%) Selenium
14 11 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
15 10 (0.34%) TeamCity
16 9 (0.30%) Subversion
17 8 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 419 (14.08%) Finance
2 88 (2.96%) Legal
3 67 (2.25%) Telecoms
4 64 (2.15%) Retail
5 57 (1.92%) Financial Institution
6 48 (1.61%) Electronics
7 44 (1.48%) Banking
8 37 (1.24%) Law
9 35 (1.18%) Manufacturing
10 30 (1.01%) Marketing
11 23 (0.77%) Advertising
12 19 (0.64%) Games
13 18 (0.61%) Back Office
14 16 (0.54%) Publishing
15 12 (0.40%) French Language
15 12 (0.40%) German Language
16 10 (0.34%) Aerospace
17 9 (0.30%) Investment Banking
18 7 (0.24%) Front Office
18 7 (0.24%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 720 (24.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 348 (11.70%) Support Engineer
3 291 (9.78%) IT Engineer
4 273 (9.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 255 (8.57%) Analyst
6 218 (7.33%) IT Support
7 200 (6.72%) Consultant
8 194 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
9 184 (6.18%) Architect
10 182 (6.12%) Administrator
11 167 (5.61%) 2nd Line Support
12 162 (5.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 161 (5.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 155 (5.21%) Systems Administrator
15 147 (4.94%) Windows Engineer
16 143 (4.81%) Cloud Engineer
17 132 (4.44%) Support Analyst
18 114 (3.83%) Systems Engineer
19 110 (3.70%) Server Engineer
20 108 (3.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (4.10%) Web Services
2 110 (3.70%) .NET
3 66 (2.22%) JSON
4 30 (1.01%) LDAP
5 27 (0.91%) Elastic Stack
6 25 (0.84%) HTML
7 22 (0.74%) XML
8 16 (0.54%) X-Windows
9 15 (0.50%) REST
10 13 (0.44%) CSS
11 12 (0.40%) COM
11 12 (0.40%) SOAP
11 12 (0.40%) WSH
11 12 (0.40%) YAML
12 9 (0.30%) 802.1X
12 9 (0.30%) HTML5
12 9 (0.30%) Middleware
12 9 (0.30%) Node.js
13 8 (0.27%) ASP.NET
13 8 (0.27%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 465 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 177 (5.95%) Clustering
3 162 (5.45%) Self-Motivation
4 149 (5.01%) Hybrid Cloud
5 145 (4.87%) Public Cloud
6 135 (4.54%) Analytical Skills
7 100 (3.36%) PKI
8 95 (3.19%) Replication
9 90 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
10 89 (2.99%) Driving Licence
11 76 (2.55%) Management Information System
12 63 (2.12%) Enterprise Storage
13 44 (1.48%) Fintech
14 33 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
15 31 (1.04%) Private Cloud
16 29 (0.97%) CMDB
16 29 (0.97%) User Experience
17 27 (0.91%) Fat Client
17 27 (0.91%) Thin Client
18 24 (0.81%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 2,292 (77.04%) Windows
2 1,645 (55.29%) Windows Server
3 783 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 695 (23.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 552 (18.55%) Linux
6 433 (14.55%) Windows 10
7 320 (10.76%) Windows 7
8 190 (6.39%) Windows 8
9 163 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 136 (4.57%) CentOS
11 108 (3.63%) Unix
12 86 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 67 (2.25%) Ubuntu
14 54 (1.82%) Apple iOS
15 36 (1.21%) AIX
16 34 (1.14%) Android
17 33 (1.11%) Data ONTAP
18 31 (1.04%) Mac OS X
18 31 (1.04%) Windows XP
19 25 (0.84%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 851 (28.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 678 (22.79%) ITIL
3 385 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
4 350 (11.76%) Migration
5 342 (11.50%) DevOps
6 277 (9.31%) Agile Software Development
7 233 (7.83%) Presales
8 219 (7.36%) Configuration Management
8 219 (7.36%) Disaster Recovery
9 198 (6.66%) Service Management
10 180 (6.05%) Service Delivery
11 158 (5.31%) High Availability
11 158 (5.31%) Project Management
12 145 (4.87%) ITIL V3
13 136 (4.57%) Mentoring
14 128 (4.30%) Computer Science
15 125 (4.20%) Kalman Filter
16 115 (3.87%) Business Continuity
17 113 (3.80%) Load Balancing
18 106 (3.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 769 (25.85%) PowerShell
2 669 (22.49%) SQL
3 198 (6.66%) Python
4 145 (4.87%) Bash Shell
5 80 (2.69%) Ruby
6 61 (2.05%) Java
7 59 (1.98%) C#
8 56 (1.88%) VBScript
9 53 (1.78%) JavaScript
10 52 (1.75%) Shell Script
10 52 (1.75%) T-SQL
11 44 (1.48%) C
12 41 (1.38%) PHP
13 31 (1.04%) VB
14 30 (1.01%) Perl
15 14 (0.47%) C++
15 14 (0.47%) VBA
16 11 (0.37%) Go
17 9 (0.30%) VB.NET
18 5 (0.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 469 (15.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 342 (11.50%) MCSE
3 252 (8.47%) Degree
4 243 (8.17%) MCSA
5 229 (7.70%) Cisco Certification
6 224 (7.53%) Security Cleared
7 185 (6.22%) CCNA
8 125 (4.20%) MCP
9 122 (4.10%) SC Cleared
10 99 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 86 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
12 74 (2.49%) DV Cleared
13 73 (2.45%) Citrix Certification
14 63 (2.12%) CCNP
15 62 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
16 58 (1.95%) MCITP
17 49 (1.65%) CCA
18 23 (0.77%) RHCE
19 21 (0.71%) A+ Certification
20 20 (0.67%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 240 (8.07%) SLA
2 122 (4.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 112 (3.76%) GDPR
4 78 (2.62%) Cyber Essentials
5 54 (1.82%) PMO
6 37 (1.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 35 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 30 (1.01%) QA
9 29 (0.97%) PCI DSS
10 21 (0.71%) HIPAA
11 11 (0.37%) GAMP
12 8 (0.27%) COBIT
13 7 (0.24%) ISO 9001
14 5 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 5 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 2 (0.067%) Data Quality
15 2 (0.067%) HL7
16 1 (0.034%) RMADS
16 1 (0.034%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1,860 (62.52%) Active Directory
2 1,578 (53.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 320 (10.76%) XenApp
4 238 (8.00%) vSphere
5 201 (6.76%) Virtual Machines
6 187 (6.29%) VMware ESXi
7 167 (5.61%) XenDesktop
8 157 (5.28%) Docker
9 85 (2.86%) VirtualBox
10 84 (2.82%) XenServer
11 53 (1.78%) Microsoft App-V
12 51 (1.71%) KVM
13 49 (1.65%) Terminal Services
14 48 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
15 45 (1.51%) DFS Replication
16 37 (1.24%) Virtual Desktop
17 36 (1.21%) Firmware
18 34 (1.14%) Xen
19 27 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
20 19 (0.64%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 541 (18.18%) SCCM
2 248 (8.34%) Puppet
3 227 (7.63%) Ansible
4 225 (7.56%) SCOM
5 200 (6.72%) SCVMM
6 131 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
7 108 (3.63%) Terraform
8 104 (3.50%) Kubernetes
9 102 (3.43%) Backup Exec
10 98 (3.29%) WSUS
11 84 (2.82%) vCenter Server
12 67 (2.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 65 (2.18%) SCOrch
14 62 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
15 60 (2.02%) Nagios
16 53 (1.78%) Norton AntiVirus
17 48 (1.61%) Microsoft Intune
18 47 (1.58%) NetBackup
19 38 (1.28%) Failover Clustering
20 32 (1.08%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 2,168 (72.87%) VMware
2 1,794 (60.30%) Microsoft
3 784 (26.35%) Cisco
4 709 (23.83%) Citrix
5 457 (15.36%) HP
6 317 (10.66%) Dell
7 294 (9.88%) Veeam
8 276 (9.28%) NetApp
9 154 (5.18%) EMC
10 152 (5.11%) Symantec
11 122 (4.10%) Oracle
12 105 (3.53%) Google
13 104 (3.50%) Juniper
14 103 (3.46%) F5
15 95 (3.19%) IBM
15 95 (3.19%) Splunk
16 90 (3.03%) Red Hat
17 85 (2.86%) SolarWinds
18 80 (2.69%) McAfee
19 79 (2.66%) SonicWALL