Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
UK > England
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 190 187
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 2,903 3,130 3,547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.83% 1.88% 1.90%
As % of the System Software category 12.42% 14.77% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2,407 2,854 3,139
England median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 23,376 21,185 23,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.76% 12.72% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18,968 17,954 19,990
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% +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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -21 892 £50,000 +11.11% 105
South East -12 664 £38,750 -3.13% 63
North of England -3 459 £35,000 - 73
Midlands +20 366 £37,500 - 52
North West +9 328 £37,500 - 33
South West +61 268 £40,000 +23.08% 26
East of England +6 256 £42,000 - 29
West Midlands +23 208 £40,000 +6.67% 31
East Midlands +19 158 £35,000 -6.67% 21
Yorkshire -30 100 £35,000 +7.69% 31
North East -10 31 £31,750 +10.43% 9
Hyper-V
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 2,345 (80.78%) Windows
2 2,158 (74.34%) VMware
3 1,933 (66.59%) Active Directory
4 1,782 (61.38%) Microsoft
5 1,605 (55.29%) Windows Server
6 1,450 (49.95%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1,219 (41.99%) Office 365
8 1,210 (41.68%) Microsoft Azure
9 906 (31.21%) Firewall
10 839 (28.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 784 (27.01%) DNS
12 769 (26.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 725 (24.97%) Citrix
14 699 (24.08%) MS Exchange
15 686 (23.63%) Windows Server 2008
16 667 (22.98%) SQL Server
17 617 (21.25%) PowerShell
18 606 (20.87%) Linux
19 599 (20.63%) ITIL
20 586 (20.19%) Microsoft Certification
21 584 (20.12%) Cisco
22 563 (19.39%) DHCP
23 529 (18.22%) SQL
24 527 (18.15%) Amazon AWS
25 508 (17.50%) SAN
26 470 (16.19%) SCCM
27 453 (15.60%) TCP/IP
28 413 (14.23%) WAN
29 409 (14.09%) MCSE
30 399 (13.74%) 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
1 699 (24.08%) MS Exchange
2 310 (10.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 303 (10.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 277 (9.54%) SharePoint
5 252 (8.68%) IIS
6 243 (8.37%) Skype for Business
7 91 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
8 73 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2003
9 58 (2.00%) OpenStack
10 45 (1.55%) Apache
11 35 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
12 31 (1.07%) Confluence
13 28 (0.96%) nginx
14 25 (0.86%) WebLogic
15 22 (0.76%) WebSphere
16 21 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 19 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
18 16 (0.55%) JBoss
19 12 (0.41%) Apache Spark
19 12 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 311 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.069%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.069%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.034%) Abaqus
6 1 (0.034%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.034%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.034%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.034%) Mathcad
6 1 (0.034%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.034%) Revit
6 1 (0.034%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 16 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.21%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.069%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.034%) assyst
5 1 (0.034%) Lorenzo
5 1 (0.034%) Pegasus Opera
5 1 (0.034%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.034%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.034%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 1,219 (41.99%) Office 365
2 1,210 (41.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 527 (18.15%) Amazon AWS
4 231 (7.96%) IaaS
5 144 (4.96%) PaaS
6 109 (3.75%) SaaS
7 91 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
8 61 (2.10%) Mimecast
9 51 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
10 36 (1.24%) AWS CloudFormation
11 31 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
11 31 (1.07%) OneDrive
12 27 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
12 27 (0.93%) G Suite
13 25 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
14 24 (0.83%) GitHub
15 22 (0.76%) IBM Cloud
16 20 (0.69%) Route 53
17 17 (0.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 17 (0.59%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 906 (31.21%) Firewall
2 784 (27.01%) DNS
3 563 (19.39%) DHCP
4 508 (17.50%) SAN
5 453 (15.60%) TCP/IP
6 413 (14.23%) WAN
7 397 (13.68%) LAN
8 363 (12.50%) VPN
9 220 (7.58%) VLAN
10 163 (5.61%) Skype
11 144 (4.96%) NAS
12 134 (4.62%) Remote Desktop
13 130 (4.48%) Network Security
14 107 (3.69%) VoIP
15 104 (3.58%) Wireless
16 90 (3.10%) Internet
17 83 (2.86%) NetScaler
18 64 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
19 50 (1.72%) iSCSI
19 50 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 667 (22.98%) SQL Server
2 87 (3.00%) MySQL
3 46 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
4 30 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 28 (0.96%) Oracle Database
6 26 (0.90%) Big Data
6 26 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (0.83%) Relational Database
7 24 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 24 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
8 18 (0.62%) Redis
9 17 (0.59%) Event Store
10 16 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
10 16 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (0.48%) MongoDB
12 13 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
12 13 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (0.41%) Apache Hive
13 12 (0.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 78 (2.69%) Git (software)
2 77 (2.65%) Jenkins
3 55 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
3 55 (1.89%) TeamCity
4 48 (1.65%) JIRA
5 27 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 27 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (0.86%) Vagrant
7 18 (0.62%) MSI
7 18 (0.62%) Selenium
8 17 (0.59%) Cucumber
8 17 (0.59%) Subversion
9 16 (0.55%) Visual Studio
10 15 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
11 14 (0.48%) Travis CI
12 13 (0.45%) Maven
13 11 (0.38%) Chocolatey
13 11 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
14 9 (0.31%) Artifactory
15 8 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 262 (9.03%) Finance
2 95 (3.27%) Telecoms
3 81 (2.79%) Law
4 72 (2.48%) Retail
5 54 (1.86%) Legal
6 48 (1.65%) Manufacturing
7 39 (1.34%) Banking
8 30 (1.03%) Military
9 29 (1.00%) Marketing
10 28 (0.96%) Back Office
10 28 (0.96%) Billing
11 25 (0.86%) Games
11 25 (0.86%) Publishing
12 18 (0.62%) German Language
13 17 (0.59%) Electronics
14 11 (0.38%) Advertising
14 11 (0.38%) Investment Banking
15 10 (0.34%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.28%) Automotive
16 8 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 600 (20.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 452 (15.57%) Support Engineer
3 282 (9.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 263 (9.06%) IT Support
5 260 (8.96%) IT Engineer
6 258 (8.89%) Analyst
7 234 (8.06%) Consultant
8 207 (7.13%) 3rd Line Support
9 180 (6.20%) Architect
10 164 (5.65%) Windows Engineer
11 151 (5.20%) IT Support Engineer
12 148 (5.10%) Administrator
13 144 (4.96%) 2nd Line Support
14 131 (4.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 126 (4.34%) Systems Engineer
16 123 (4.24%) Systems Administrator
17 117 (4.03%) Technical Consultant
18 109 (3.75%) Support Analyst
19 106 (3.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
20 104 (3.58%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (3.17%) .NET
2 78 (2.69%) Middleware
3 77 (2.65%) Web Services
4 50 (1.72%) JSON
5 46 (1.58%) HTML
6 35 (1.21%) .NET Framework
7 30 (1.03%) Elastic Stack
8 29 (1.00%) Ajax
9 26 (0.90%) REST
10 23 (0.79%) RabbitMQ
11 22 (0.76%) ASP.NET
11 22 (0.76%) CSS
12 18 (0.62%) Java EE
12 18 (0.62%) Spring
13 16 (0.55%) Node.js
14 15 (0.52%) WSH
15 14 (0.48%) Apache Camel
15 14 (0.48%) Hibernate
15 14 (0.48%) jQuery
16 13 (0.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 340 (11.71%) Data Centre
2 202 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
3 147 (5.06%) Self-Motivation
4 115 (3.96%) Driving Licence
5 109 (3.75%) Clustering
6 94 (3.24%) PKI
6 94 (3.24%) Public Cloud
6 94 (3.24%) Replication
7 92 (3.17%) Management Information System
8 73 (2.51%) Private Cloud
9 67 (2.31%) Hybrid Cloud
10 65 (2.24%) Computer Science
11 62 (2.14%) iPad
12 41 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
13 33 (1.14%) NHS
14 31 (1.07%) Blackberry
15 29 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
15 29 (1.00%) User Experience
16 28 (0.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 28 (0.96%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2,345 (80.78%) Windows
2 1,605 (55.29%) Windows Server
3 839 (28.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 686 (23.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 606 (20.87%) Linux
6 399 (13.74%) Windows 10
7 343 (11.82%) Windows 7
8 138 (4.75%) Windows 8
9 117 (4.03%) Mac OS X
10 102 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 72 (2.48%) CentOS
12 62 (2.14%) Ubuntu
13 51 (1.76%) Unix
14 43 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 42 (1.45%) Mac OS
16 40 (1.38%) Windows XP
17 34 (1.17%) Android
18 26 (0.90%) Apple iOS
18 26 (0.90%) Windows Vista
19 25 (0.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 769 (26.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 599 (20.63%) ITIL
3 318 (10.95%) DevOps
4 305 (10.51%) Migration
5 285 (9.82%) Problem-Solving
6 255 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
7 196 (6.75%) Service Delivery
8 193 (6.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 158 (5.44%) Presales
10 152 (5.24%) Service Management
11 130 (4.48%) Problem Management
12 128 (4.41%) Mentoring
13 127 (4.37%) Project Management
14 122 (4.20%) Continuous Integration
15 118 (4.06%) Server Virtualisation
16 113 (3.89%) Load Balancing
17 108 (3.72%) Scrum
18 107 (3.69%) Root Cause Analysis
19 103 (3.55%) Configuration Management
20 93 (3.20%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 617 (21.25%) PowerShell
2 529 (18.22%) SQL
3 162 (5.58%) Python
4 72 (2.48%) JavaScript
5 69 (2.38%) C#
6 65 (2.24%) Perl
7 60 (2.07%) T-SQL
8 58 (2.00%) Java
9 51 (1.76%) Bash Shell
10 47 (1.62%) C
11 34 (1.17%) VB
12 32 (1.10%) VBScript
13 30 (1.03%) C++
14 24 (0.83%) Ruby
15 20 (0.69%) PHP
16 14 (0.48%) Shell Script
17 12 (0.41%) PL/SQL
18 4 (0.14%) VB.NET
19 2 (0.069%) Go
20 1 (0.034%) VBA
Qualifications
1 586 (20.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 409 (14.09%) MCSE
3 267 (9.20%) MCSA
4 243 (8.37%) Degree
5 206 (7.10%) Cisco Certification
6 185 (6.37%) CCNA
7 183 (6.30%) MCP
8 156 (5.37%) Security Cleared
9 131 (4.51%) MCITP
10 102 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 92 (3.17%) DBS Check
12 85 (2.93%) MCTS
13 77 (2.65%) Citrix Certification
14 64 (2.20%) CCNP
15 62 (2.14%) DV Cleared
16 57 (1.96%) SC Cleared
17 43 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
18 41 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
19 35 (1.21%) CCA
20 32 (1.10%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 238 (8.20%) SLA
2 60 (2.07%) QA
3 49 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (1.45%) GDPR
5 20 (0.69%) PMO
6 18 (0.62%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.31%) ISO 9000
8 8 (0.28%) COBIT
8 8 (0.28%) GAMP
8 8 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 6 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
9 6 (0.21%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.21%) PMBOK
10 4 (0.14%) GPG13
11 2 (0.069%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.069%) ISO 31000
12 1 (0.034%) HL7
System Software
1 1,933 (66.59%) Active Directory
2 1,450 (49.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 287 (9.89%) VMware ESXi
4 252 (8.68%) XenApp
5 197 (6.79%) vSphere
6 150 (5.17%) XenDesktop
7 114 (3.93%) Virtual Machines
8 92 (3.17%) Terminal Services
9 88 (3.03%) XenServer
10 83 (2.86%) Docker
11 74 (2.55%) VirtualBox
12 64 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
13 58 (2.00%) KVM
14 53 (1.83%) Virtual Desktop
14 53 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
15 45 (1.55%) Xen
16 37 (1.27%) Firmware
17 34 (1.17%) BitLocker
18 33 (1.14%) Forefront TMG
19 29 (1.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 470 (16.19%) SCCM
2 216 (7.44%) SCOM
3 146 (5.03%) Puppet
4 130 (4.48%) Ansible
5 122 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
6 117 (4.03%) SCVMM
7 101 (3.48%) Backup Exec
8 79 (2.72%) vCenter Server
9 75 (2.58%) WSUS
10 64 (2.20%) Failover Clustering
11 50 (1.72%) NetBackup
12 43 (1.48%) Norton AntiVirus
13 39 (1.34%) Microsoft Intune
14 37 (1.27%) FortiGate
14 37 (1.27%) Kubernetes
15 31 (1.07%) Terraform
16 30 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 28 (0.96%) Packer
18 27 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
19 26 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2,158 (74.34%) VMware
2 1,782 (61.38%) Microsoft
3 725 (24.97%) Citrix
4 584 (20.12%) Cisco
5 300 (10.33%) HP
6 222 (7.65%) Veeam
7 183 (6.30%) Dell
8 155 (5.34%) Oracle
9 147 (5.06%) NetApp
10 133 (4.58%) Apple
11 126 (4.34%) SolarWinds
12 105 (3.62%) SonicWALL
13 102 (3.51%) EMC
14 94 (3.24%) Symantec
15 83 (2.86%) IBM
16 80 (2.76%) Google
17 70 (2.41%) McAfee
18 69 (2.38%) Juniper
19 59 (2.03%) Meraki
20 58 (2.00%) ServiceNow