Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
UK > England
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 173 197
Rank change year-on-year -3 +24 -36
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 3,155 3,220 3,483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.92% 1.94% 1.75%
As % of the System Software category 14.33% 15.77% 14.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2,655 2,752 3,172
England median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% - -2.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% -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 22,019 20,418 23,746
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.43% 12.32% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 18,296 17,041 20,092
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,457
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.05% +1.14%
10th Percentile £24,563 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -52 830 £45,000 +1.12% 124
South East -10 814 £37,500 -9.64% 98
North of England 0 558 £34,000 +4.62% 87
Midlands +36 458 £37,000 +5.71% 68
North West +5 359 £34,250 +5.38% 54
West Midlands +64 314 £36,000 +7.46% 34
South West +19 253 £40,000 +25.00% 45
East of England +58 236 £43,000 +7.50% 38
Yorkshire -21 146 £33,250 +0.76% 27
East Midlands -4 132 £37,500 - 34
North East -18 53 £32,500 +20.37% 6
Hyper-V
UK

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 2,563 (81.24%) Windows
2 2,374 (75.25%) VMware
3 2,050 (64.98%) Microsoft
4 2,012 (63.77%) Active Directory
5 1,843 (58.42%) Windows Server
6 1,712 (54.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1,290 (40.89%) Office 365
8 1,104 (34.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 1,091 (34.58%) Microsoft Azure
10 1,017 (32.23%) Firewall
11 934 (29.60%) MS Exchange
12 915 (29.00%) Citrix
13 879 (27.86%) Windows Server 2008
14 773 (24.50%) Microsoft Certification
15 769 (24.37%) ITIL
16 742 (23.52%) Cisco
17 690 (21.87%) SQL Server
18 667 (21.14%) SAN
19 659 (20.89%) DNS
20 575 (18.23%) WAN
21 550 (17.43%) LAN
22 548 (17.37%) MCSE
23 535 (16.96%) PowerShell
24 519 (16.45%) Linux
25 510 (16.16%) DHCP
26 479 (15.18%) SCCM
27 440 (13.95%) SQL
28 433 (13.72%) Microsoft Office
29 429 (13.60%) Exchange Server 2010
30 422 (13.38%) TCP/IP

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
1 934 (29.60%) MS Exchange
2 429 (13.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 387 (12.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 374 (11.85%) SharePoint
5 243 (7.70%) IIS
6 230 (7.29%) Skype for Business
7 148 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
8 61 (1.93%) Apache
9 56 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2003
10 45 (1.43%) OpenStack
11 36 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
12 28 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 22 (0.70%) nginx
13 22 (0.70%) WebLogic
14 21 (0.67%) JBoss
15 20 (0.63%) Confluence
16 16 (0.51%) CMS
17 15 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
17 15 (0.48%) Tomcat
18 14 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 433 (13.72%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.13%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.063%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 5 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
1 5 (0.16%) Sage 200
2 4 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.095%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.063%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.032%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (0.032%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.032%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (0.032%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.032%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.032%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.032%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1,290 (40.89%) Office 365
2 1,091 (34.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 412 (13.06%) Amazon AWS
4 251 (7.96%) IaaS
5 140 (4.44%) PaaS
6 96 (3.04%) SaaS
7 67 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
8 62 (1.97%) Azure Active Directory
9 53 (1.68%) Mimecast
10 41 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
11 23 (0.73%) IBM Cloud
12 22 (0.70%) G Suite
13 20 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
13 20 (0.63%) OneDrive
14 17 (0.54%) Bluemix
15 13 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 7 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 7 (0.22%) Amazon S3
16 7 (0.22%) Datadog
17 6 (0.19%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1,017 (32.23%) Firewall
2 667 (21.14%) SAN
3 659 (20.89%) DNS
4 575 (18.23%) WAN
5 550 (17.43%) LAN
6 510 (16.16%) DHCP
7 422 (13.38%) TCP/IP
8 382 (12.11%) VPN
9 238 (7.54%) VLAN
10 183 (5.80%) VoIP
11 163 (5.17%) Skype
12 149 (4.72%) NAS
13 137 (4.34%) Wireless
14 122 (3.87%) Network Security
15 113 (3.58%) Internet
16 101 (3.20%) Remote Desktop
17 90 (2.85%) iSCSI
18 80 (2.54%) NetScaler
19 78 (2.47%) MPLS
20 77 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 690 (21.87%) SQL Server
2 97 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 79 (2.50%) MySQL
4 62 (1.97%) Amazon RDS
5 48 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 43 (1.36%) Oracle Database
7 40 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
8 34 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
9 26 (0.82%) Big Data
10 23 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (0.67%) Relational Database
12 16 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (0.48%) Hadoop
14 14 (0.44%) Apache Hive
14 14 (0.44%) MongoDB
15 12 (0.38%) RDBMS
16 11 (0.35%) NoSQL
17 9 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
17 9 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 72 (2.28%) Git (software)
2 52 (1.65%) Jenkins
3 38 (1.20%) JIRA
4 36 (1.14%) NuGet
4 36 (1.14%) Visual Studio
5 34 (1.08%) TeamCity
6 32 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 20 (0.63%) Vagrant
8 19 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
9 14 (0.44%) MSI
9 14 (0.44%) Subversion
10 12 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (0.35%) Maven
12 10 (0.32%) Cucumber
12 10 (0.32%) Selenium
12 10 (0.32%) TestRail
13 7 (0.22%) Artifactory
13 7 (0.22%) Travis CI
14 6 (0.19%) MSBuild
14 6 (0.19%) WiX
General
1 343 (10.87%) Finance
2 85 (2.69%) Telecoms
3 79 (2.50%) Retail
4 72 (2.28%) Banking
5 69 (2.19%) Marketing
6 55 (1.74%) Legal
7 48 (1.52%) Law
8 35 (1.11%) Investment Banking
9 31 (0.98%) Retail Banking
10 27 (0.86%) Manufacturing
11 25 (0.79%) Back Office
12 23 (0.73%) Financial Institution
13 22 (0.70%) Advertising
13 22 (0.70%) Publishing
14 19 (0.60%) Games
14 19 (0.60%) Military
15 18 (0.57%) Billing
16 10 (0.32%) Local Government
17 5 (0.16%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.16%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 606 (19.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 587 (18.61%) Support Engineer
3 376 (11.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 316 (10.02%) IT Engineer
5 314 (9.95%) Consultant
6 289 (9.16%) Analyst
7 279 (8.84%) IT Support
8 257 (8.15%) 3rd Line Support
9 220 (6.97%) Architect
10 203 (6.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 202 (6.40%) 2nd Line Support
12 192 (6.09%) Windows Engineer
13 181 (5.74%) Administrator
14 179 (5.67%) Server Engineer
15 174 (5.52%) Systems Engineer
16 167 (5.29%) IT Support Engineer
17 145 (4.60%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 141 (4.47%) Systems Administrator
19 137 (4.34%) Support Analyst
20 119 (3.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (3.36%) Web Services
2 74 (2.35%) .NET
3 44 (1.39%) Node.js
4 42 (1.33%) Middleware
5 41 (1.30%) LAMP
6 36 (1.14%) HTML
7 34 (1.08%) CSS
8 24 (0.76%) JSON
9 22 (0.70%) WSH
10 17 (0.54%) .NET Framework
10 17 (0.54%) AngularJS
11 16 (0.51%) jQuery
12 14 (0.44%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (0.44%) Hibernate
12 14 (0.44%) HTML5
12 14 (0.44%) Spring
13 13 (0.41%) Software Packaging
14 12 (0.38%) ASP.NET
14 12 (0.38%) LDAP
15 11 (0.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 383 (12.14%) Data Centre
2 186 (5.90%) Clustering
3 176 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
4 134 (4.25%) Management Information System
5 127 (4.03%) Computer Science
6 122 (3.87%) Driving Licence
7 107 (3.39%) Public Cloud
8 93 (2.95%) Replication
9 89 (2.82%) Enterprise Storage
10 86 (2.73%) Private Cloud
11 74 (2.35%) Hybrid Cloud
12 57 (1.81%) PKI
13 45 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
14 44 (1.39%) Blackberry
15 43 (1.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 28 (0.89%) Fintech
16 28 (0.89%) iPhone
16 28 (0.89%) User Experience
17 27 (0.86%) Client/Server
18 25 (0.79%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2,563 (81.24%) Windows
2 1,843 (58.42%) Windows Server
3 1,104 (34.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 879 (27.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 519 (16.45%) Linux
6 405 (12.84%) Windows 7
7 399 (12.65%) Windows 10
8 218 (6.91%) Windows 8
9 136 (4.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 88 (2.79%) CentOS
11 86 (2.73%) Unix
12 69 (2.19%) Windows XP
13 68 (2.16%) Mac OS X
14 63 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 56 (1.77%) Ubuntu
16 27 (0.86%) Solaris
17 26 (0.82%) Mac OS
18 25 (0.79%) Android
18 25 (0.79%) Windows Vista
19 23 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 769 (24.37%) ITIL
2 282 (8.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 237 (7.51%) Service Delivery
4 218 (6.91%) Presales
5 212 (6.72%) Migration
6 203 (6.43%) Problem Management
7 180 (5.71%) DevOps
8 165 (5.23%) Project Management
9 158 (5.01%) Time Management
10 148 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
10 148 (4.69%) Service Management
11 144 (4.56%) Mentoring
12 138 (4.37%) High Availability
13 117 (3.71%) Network Virtualisation
14 111 (3.52%) ITIL V3
15 105 (3.33%) ITSM
16 102 (3.23%) Business Continuity
17 92 (2.92%) Continuous Integration
18 90 (2.85%) Configuration Management
18 90 (2.85%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 535 (16.96%) PowerShell
2 440 (13.95%) SQL
3 131 (4.15%) Python
4 88 (2.79%) Bash Shell
5 72 (2.28%) Perl
6 54 (1.71%) JavaScript
7 52 (1.65%) Java
8 51 (1.62%) C
9 42 (1.33%) VBScript
10 38 (1.20%) C#
11 36 (1.14%) C++
12 34 (1.08%) Shell Script
13 28 (0.89%) PHP
13 28 (0.89%) Ruby
14 26 (0.82%) T-SQL
15 19 (0.60%) VB
16 5 (0.16%) Groovy
17 4 (0.13%) Scala
18 3 (0.095%) Bourne shell
19 2 (0.063%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 773 (24.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 548 (17.37%) MCSE
3 353 (11.19%) Degree
4 297 (9.41%) MCSA
5 278 (8.81%) Cisco Certification
6 256 (8.11%) CCNA
7 204 (6.47%) MCP
8 158 (5.01%) Security Cleared
9 148 (4.69%) MCITP
10 145 (4.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 123 (3.90%) CCNP
12 122 (3.87%) Citrix Certification
13 83 (2.63%) CCA
14 63 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
15 60 (1.90%) SC Cleared
16 54 (1.71%) DV Cleared
17 52 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
18 43 (1.36%) DBS Check
19 35 (1.11%) MCTS
20 24 (0.76%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 271 (8.59%) SLA
2 73 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (1.27%) QA
4 39 (1.24%) GDPR
5 37 (1.17%) PCI DSS
6 16 (0.51%) Cyber Essentials
7 6 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.16%) PMO
9 4 (0.13%) COBIT
10 3 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 2 (0.063%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 2 (0.063%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.063%) GAMP
11 2 (0.063%) ISAE 3402
11 2 (0.063%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.032%) MiFID
System Software
1 2,012 (63.77%) Active Directory
2 1,712 (54.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 310 (9.83%) XenApp
4 220 (6.97%) vSphere
5 217 (6.88%) VMware ESXi
6 194 (6.15%) XenDesktop
7 119 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
8 97 (3.07%) XenServer
9 93 (2.95%) Microsoft App-V
9 93 (2.95%) VirtualBox
10 70 (2.22%) Docker
10 70 (2.22%) Terminal Services
11 53 (1.68%) Virtual Desktop
12 42 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
12 42 (1.33%) Xen
13 35 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
14 32 (1.01%) DFS Replication
15 31 (0.98%) KVM
16 30 (0.95%) BitLocker
17 27 (0.86%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 479 (15.18%) SCCM
2 219 (6.94%) SCOM
3 133 (4.22%) SCVMM
4 124 (3.93%) Backup Exec
4 124 (3.93%) Puppet
5 120 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
6 109 (3.45%) Ansible
7 80 (2.54%) WSUS
8 69 (2.19%) vCenter Server
9 68 (2.16%) Microsoft Clustering
10 53 (1.68%) Failover Clustering
11 50 (1.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 48 (1.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 48 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
13 38 (1.20%) SCOrch
14 35 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
15 34 (1.08%) NetBackup
16 33 (1.05%) Nagios
17 25 (0.79%) FortiGate
18 24 (0.76%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2,374 (75.25%) VMware
2 2,050 (64.98%) Microsoft
3 915 (29.00%) Citrix
4 742 (23.52%) Cisco
5 328 (10.40%) HP
6 234 (7.42%) Dell
7 225 (7.13%) Veeam
8 195 (6.18%) NetApp
9 151 (4.79%) Oracle
10 110 (3.49%) Google
11 100 (3.17%) Apple
12 90 (2.85%) SolarWinds
13 89 (2.82%) EMC
14 84 (2.66%) Red Hat
15 81 (2.57%) Juniper
16 77 (2.44%) 3PAR
16 77 (2.44%) EqualLogic
17 72 (2.28%) Sophos
17 72 (2.28%) Symantec
18 68 (2.16%) IBM