Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
UK > England
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 159 192 194
Rank change year-on-year +33 +2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 2,945 2,884 3,143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.25% 1.83% 1.90%
As % of the System Software category 12.85% 12.41% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2,591 2,394 2,848
England median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £61,250
UK median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +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 22,918 23,241 21,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.52% 14.73% 12.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18,792 18,911 17,959
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 £24,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +19 759 £50,000 - 106
South East +19 649 £40,000 +3.23% 118
Midlands +61 498 £38,057 +1.49% 89
North of England +17 451 £36,500 +4.29% 105
South West +28 327 £40,000 - 70
West Midlands +53 288 £39,000 -2.50% 53
East of England +51 238 £37,500 -10.71% 52
North West -12 233 £40,000 +14.29% 63
East Midlands +44 209 £37,500 +7.14% 36
Yorkshire +65 200 £33,000 -5.71% 34
North East +8 18 £39,500 +24.41% 8
Hyper-V
UK

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2,273 (77.18%) Windows
2 2,129 (72.29%) VMware
3 1,893 (64.28%) Active Directory
4 1,764 (59.90%) Microsoft
5 1,645 (55.86%) Windows Server
6 1,526 (51.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1,473 (50.02%) Office 365
8 1,321 (44.86%) Azure
9 981 (33.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 762 (25.87%) PowerShell
11 753 (25.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 748 (25.40%) MS Exchange
13 745 (25.30%) DNS
14 741 (25.16%) Firewall
15 715 (24.28%) Citrix
16 699 (23.74%) Cisco
17 660 (22.41%) SQL
18 653 (22.17%) DHCP
19 634 (21.53%) AWS
20 623 (21.15%) ITIL
21 572 (19.42%) SQL Server
21 572 (19.42%) SCCM
22 544 (18.47%) Windows Server 2008
23 510 (17.32%) Windows 10
24 495 (16.81%) Linux
25 456 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
26 430 (14.60%) TCP/IP
27 427 (14.50%) WAN
28 418 (14.19%) LAN
28 418 (14.19%) SAN

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
1 748 (25.40%) MS Exchange
2 382 (12.97%) SharePoint
3 257 (8.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 249 (8.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 206 (6.99%) IIS
6 197 (6.69%) Skype for Business
7 82 (2.78%) Apache
8 59 (2.00%) Tomcat
9 48 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
10 38 (1.29%) OpenStack
11 35 (1.19%) Confluence
12 27 (0.92%) SAS
13 24 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
14 13 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
14 13 (0.44%) JBoss
15 12 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
15 12 (0.41%) WebLogic
16 11 (0.37%) nginx
17 9 (0.31%) WebSphere
18 8 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 379 (12.87%) Microsoft Office
2 48 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.068%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.068%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 23 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.31%) Exchequer
4 7 (0.24%) Q-Pulse
4 7 (0.24%) Sage CRM
4 7 (0.24%) Workfront
5 6 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (0.14%) Infor SunSystems
6 4 (0.14%) Line 50
6 4 (0.14%) Line 500
7 3 (0.10%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.068%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.068%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.068%) Sage 50
9 1 (0.034%) Magento
9 1 (0.034%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.034%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.034%) Sage 1000
9 1 (0.034%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1,473 (50.02%) Office 365
2 1,321 (44.86%) Azure
3 634 (21.53%) AWS
4 219 (7.44%) IaaS
5 176 (5.98%) Azure Active Directory
6 148 (5.03%) PaaS
7 127 (4.31%) SaaS
8 101 (3.43%) OneDrive
9 91 (3.09%) GCP
10 75 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
11 62 (2.11%) Azure Stack
12 45 (1.53%) AWS CloudFormation
13 41 (1.39%) Amazon S3
14 37 (1.26%) Mimecast
15 34 (1.15%) G Suite
16 29 (0.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 29 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
16 29 (0.98%) Amazon ECS
16 29 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 21 (0.71%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 745 (25.30%) DNS
2 741 (25.16%) Firewall
3 653 (22.17%) DHCP
4 430 (14.60%) TCP/IP
5 427 (14.50%) WAN
6 418 (14.19%) LAN
6 418 (14.19%) SAN
7 296 (10.05%) VPN
8 219 (7.44%) VLAN
9 215 (7.30%) Skype
10 203 (6.89%) VoIP
11 182 (6.18%) Wireless
12 144 (4.89%) NAS
13 137 (4.65%) NetScaler
14 115 (3.90%) iSCSI
15 106 (3.60%) Wi-Fi
16 103 (3.50%) Network Security
17 85 (2.89%) Remote Desktop
18 73 (2.48%) Internet
19 60 (2.04%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 572 (19.42%) SQL Server
2 77 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 53 (1.80%) MySQL
4 51 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
6 37 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 31 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
7 31 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 31 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
9 25 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
11 16 (0.54%) MongoDB
12 15 (0.51%) Oracle Database
13 13 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 13 (0.44%) Power BI
13 13 (0.44%) Relational Database
13 13 (0.44%) SQL Server 2017
14 12 (0.41%) NoSQL
15 11 (0.37%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 84 (2.85%) Visual Studio
2 65 (2.21%) JIRA
3 58 (1.97%) Visual Studio Team System
4 41 (1.39%) TestRail
4 41 (1.39%) Zephyr
5 37 (1.26%) Jenkins
6 36 (1.22%) Git (software)
7 31 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (0.65%) Selenium
9 15 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 13 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
11 12 (0.41%) Bitbucket
12 11 (0.37%) Sonatype Nexus
13 8 (0.27%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 5 (0.17%) Subversion
15 5 (0.17%) Travis CI
15 5 (0.17%) Vagrant
16 3 (0.10%) Chocolatey
16 3 (0.10%) Oracle Forms
General
1 333 (11.31%) Finance
2 139 (4.72%) Public Sector
3 82 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 74 (2.51%) Retail
5 50 (1.70%) Manufacturing
6 46 (1.56%) Legal
7 39 (1.32%) Electronics
7 39 (1.32%) Law
8 35 (1.19%) Marketing
9 28 (0.95%) Banking
10 16 (0.54%) Advertising
10 16 (0.54%) Games
11 12 (0.41%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.37%) Back Office
13 9 (0.31%) Aerospace
13 9 (0.31%) Local Government
14 8 (0.27%) Automotive
14 8 (0.27%) Front Office
15 6 (0.20%) Housing Association
16 4 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 789 (26.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 399 (13.55%) Support Engineer
3 341 (11.58%) IT Engineer
4 331 (11.24%) Analyst
5 301 (10.22%) IT Support
6 295 (10.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 205 (6.96%) 2nd Line Support
8 192 (6.52%) Administrator
9 182 (6.18%) Cloud Engineer
10 178 (6.04%) Consultant
11 168 (5.70%) 3rd Line Support
12 158 (5.37%) Systems Administrator
13 152 (5.16%) Support Analyst
14 148 (5.03%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 148 (5.03%) IT Support Engineer
15 144 (4.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 134 (4.55%) Architect
17 129 (4.38%) Windows Engineer
18 126 (4.28%) Systems Engineer
19 119 (4.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (5.20%) Web Services
2 63 (2.14%) .NET
3 50 (1.70%) JSON
4 19 (0.65%) HTML
5 18 (0.61%) X-Windows
6 16 (0.54%) COM
7 15 (0.51%) LDAP
8 14 (0.48%) HTML5
9 13 (0.44%) Flash
10 12 (0.41%) WebRTC
11 11 (0.37%) Elastic Stack
12 10 (0.34%) Node.js
12 10 (0.34%) RabbitMQ
13 9 (0.31%) Apache Flex
13 9 (0.31%) FreeSWITCH
13 9 (0.31%) XML
14 8 (0.27%) CSS
14 8 (0.27%) YAML
15 7 (0.24%) Spring
16 6 (0.20%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 387 (13.14%) Data Centre
2 143 (4.86%) Public Cloud
3 127 (4.31%) Self-Motivation
4 104 (3.53%) Clustering
5 103 (3.50%) Hybrid Cloud
6 98 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
7 96 (3.26%) Management Information System
8 83 (2.82%) Replication
9 68 (2.31%) Driving Licence
10 62 (2.11%) PKI
11 55 (1.87%) Private Cloud
12 48 (1.63%) User Experience
13 46 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
14 31 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
15 28 (0.95%) iPhone
16 27 (0.92%) Fat Client
16 27 (0.92%) Thin Client
17 24 (0.81%) Mobile Computing
18 23 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
19 22 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2,273 (77.18%) Windows
2 1,645 (55.86%) Windows Server
3 753 (25.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 544 (18.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 510 (17.32%) Windows 10
6 495 (16.81%) Linux
7 293 (9.95%) Windows 7
8 193 (6.55%) Windows 8
9 103 (3.50%) CentOS
10 99 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
11 87 (2.95%) Mac OS
11 87 (2.95%) Unix
12 66 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 64 (2.17%) Android
14 59 (2.00%) Ubuntu
15 41 (1.39%) Apple iOS
16 34 (1.15%) Windows XP
17 29 (0.98%) Data ONTAP
18 24 (0.81%) Debian
19 18 (0.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 981 (33.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 623 (21.15%) ITIL
3 359 (12.19%) Problem-Solving
4 311 (10.56%) Migration
5 246 (8.35%) DevOps
6 183 (6.21%) Disaster Recovery
7 175 (5.94%) Project Delivery
8 164 (5.57%) Agile Software Development
8 164 (5.57%) Presales
9 156 (5.30%) Mentoring
10 144 (4.89%) Service Management
11 140 (4.75%) Service Delivery
12 124 (4.21%) Project Management
13 122 (4.14%) High Availability
14 111 (3.77%) Change Management
15 108 (3.67%) Configuration Management
16 99 (3.36%) CRM
17 98 (3.33%) Computer Science
18 97 (3.29%) ITIL V3
19 93 (3.16%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 762 (25.87%) PowerShell
2 660 (22.41%) SQL
3 173 (5.87%) Python
4 75 (2.55%) Bash Shell
5 58 (1.97%) JavaScript
6 52 (1.77%) C#
6 52 (1.77%) PHP
7 48 (1.63%) C
7 48 (1.63%) T-SQL
8 47 (1.60%) Shell Script
9 35 (1.19%) Ruby
10 34 (1.15%) Java
11 27 (0.92%) VBScript
12 25 (0.85%) Perl
13 20 (0.68%) VB
14 16 (0.54%) Go
14 16 (0.54%) VBA
15 8 (0.27%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.17%) C++
17 4 (0.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 456 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 338 (11.48%) MCSE
3 257 (8.73%) Cisco Certification
4 255 (8.66%) MCSA
5 224 (7.61%) Degree
6 223 (7.57%) CCNA
7 202 (6.86%) Security Cleared
8 129 (4.38%) MCP
9 107 (3.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 88 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
11 82 (2.78%) DV Cleared
12 77 (2.61%) CCNP
13 65 (2.21%) SC Cleared
14 63 (2.14%) MCITP
15 62 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
16 53 (1.80%) CCA
17 44 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
18 38 (1.29%) RHCE
19 24 (0.81%) DBS Check
20 18 (0.61%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 294 (9.98%) SLA
2 90 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 53 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 39 (1.32%) GDPR
5 37 (1.26%) PCI DSS
6 36 (1.22%) PMO
7 31 (1.05%) Cyber Essentials
8 17 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 17 (0.58%) QA
9 14 (0.48%) COBIT
10 10 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (0.20%) ISO 9001
11 6 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 3 (0.10%) RMADS
13 2 (0.068%) Data Quality
14 1 (0.034%) BS7799
14 1 (0.034%) GAMP
14 1 (0.034%) GxP
14 1 (0.034%) HIPAA
14 1 (0.034%) NIST
System Software
1 1,893 (64.28%) Active Directory
2 1,526 (51.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 384 (13.04%) XenApp
4 233 (7.91%) vSphere
5 179 (6.08%) XenDesktop
6 169 (5.74%) Virtual Machines
7 152 (5.16%) VMware ESXi
8 94 (3.19%) Docker
9 78 (2.65%) Virtual Servers
10 69 (2.34%) Microsoft App-V
11 63 (2.14%) KVM
12 58 (1.97%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 53 (1.80%) VirtualBox
14 52 (1.77%) Terminal Services
15 42 (1.43%) Xen
16 39 (1.32%) VMware NSX
17 29 (0.98%) Firmware
18 28 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
19 26 (0.88%) DFS Replication
20 25 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 572 (19.42%) SCCM
2 168 (5.70%) SCOM
3 167 (5.67%) Puppet
4 155 (5.26%) Ansible
5 112 (3.80%) WSUS
6 110 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
6 110 (3.74%) SCVMM
7 102 (3.46%) Backup Exec
8 98 (3.33%) SCOrch
9 95 (3.23%) Terraform
10 85 (2.89%) Kubernetes
11 82 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
12 72 (2.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 55 (1.87%) vCenter Server
14 41 (1.39%) NetBackup
15 39 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
15 39 (1.32%) Nagios
16 35 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
17 24 (0.81%) ZABBIX
18 23 (0.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2,129 (72.29%) VMware
2 1,764 (59.90%) Microsoft
3 715 (24.28%) Citrix
4 699 (23.74%) Cisco
5 335 (11.38%) HP
6 331 (11.24%) Veeam
7 252 (8.56%) Dell
8 163 (5.53%) NetApp
9 120 (4.07%) Symantec
10 105 (3.57%) Google
11 98 (3.33%) Red Hat
12 74 (2.51%) EMC
13 73 (2.48%) Meraki
14 67 (2.28%) Juniper
15 64 (2.17%) Splunk
16 63 (2.14%) Oracle
17 62 (2.11%) F5
18 58 (1.97%) Avaya
19 55 (1.87%) McAfee
20 51 (1.73%) SonicWALL