Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
UK > England
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 178 176 184
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 2,232 2,766 3,160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.95% 1.96% 1.92%
As % of the System Software category 11.38% 12.42% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,895 2,293 2,653
England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,100 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +5.26%

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 19,620 22,270 21,904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.12% 15.82% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16,112 18,264 18,225
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
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 19 February 2020.

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 19 February 2020. 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 +9 693 £47,500 -5.00% 109
South East -4 468 £37,500 -11.76% 129
Midlands -4 341 £39,500 -7.06% 88
North of England -3 271 £39,500 +16.18% 127
South West +24 228 £37,500 -3.85% 65
East of England +43 220 £40,000 +1.27% 66
West Midlands -13 208 £37,500 -14.77% 61
East Midlands +8 133 £40,000 -5.88% 26
North West +6 131 £37,500 +7.14% 67
Yorkshire +16 130 £40,000 +17.65% 45
North East -12 10 £30,000 -7.69% 15
Hyper-V
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 1,706 (76.43%) Windows
2 1,632 (73.12%) VMware
3 1,414 (63.35%) Microsoft
4 1,301 (58.29%) Active Directory
5 1,235 (55.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1,213 (54.35%) Office 365
7 1,147 (51.39%) Windows Server
8 1,117 (50.04%) Azure
9 674 (30.20%) Firewall
10 649 (29.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 535 (23.97%) PowerShell
12 512 (22.94%) Cisco
13 511 (22.89%) Citrix
14 510 (22.85%) MS Exchange
15 481 (21.55%) DNS
16 476 (21.33%) AWS
17 445 (19.94%) Windows Server 2012
18 421 (18.86%) DHCP
19 405 (18.15%) SQL
20 404 (18.10%) SAN
21 397 (17.79%) ITIL
22 384 (17.20%) SCCM
23 361 (16.17%) SQL Server
24 347 (15.55%) Data Centre
24 347 (15.55%) Windows 10
25 317 (14.20%) Linux
26 315 (14.11%) Microsoft Certification
27 311 (13.93%) Windows Server 2008
28 296 (13.26%) WAN
29 284 (12.72%) SharePoint

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
1 510 (22.85%) MS Exchange
2 284 (12.72%) SharePoint
3 192 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 190 (8.51%) Skype for Business
5 179 (8.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 144 (6.45%) IIS
7 23 (1.03%) Confluence
7 23 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (0.76%) Apache
9 13 (0.58%) OpenStack
9 13 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
10 12 (0.54%) Anypoint
10 12 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
11 11 (0.49%) JBoss
12 10 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (0.40%) SAS
13 9 (0.40%) Tomcat
14 8 (0.36%) IBM Domino
14 8 (0.36%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.18%) Jetty
Applications
1 218 (9.77%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.31%) Gliffy
7 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.045%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.045%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.045%) Maya
8 1 (0.045%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 13 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.13%) assyst
4 3 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.090%) Epicor Tropos
5 2 (0.090%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.045%) Infor CloudSuite
6 1 (0.045%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1,213 (54.35%) Office 365
2 1,117 (50.04%) Azure
3 476 (21.33%) AWS
4 181 (8.11%) IaaS
5 130 (5.82%) PaaS
6 126 (5.65%) Azure Active Directory
6 126 (5.65%) SaaS
7 76 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
8 61 (2.73%) OneDrive
9 58 (2.60%) GCP
10 40 (1.79%) Mimecast
11 32 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
12 29 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
13 25 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 24 (1.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 23 (1.03%) Amazon ECS
16 22 (0.99%) Power Platform
17 21 (0.94%) Serverless
18 19 (0.85%) Azure Stack
19 16 (0.72%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 674 (30.20%) Firewall
2 481 (21.55%) DNS
3 421 (18.86%) DHCP
4 404 (18.10%) SAN
5 296 (13.26%) WAN
6 280 (12.54%) LAN
7 274 (12.28%) TCP/IP
8 204 (9.14%) VoIP
9 200 (8.96%) VPN
10 167 (7.48%) Wireless
11 160 (7.17%) VLAN
12 158 (7.08%) Skype
13 125 (5.60%) NAS
14 102 (4.57%) NetScaler
15 78 (3.49%) Remote Desktop
16 69 (3.09%) iSCSI
17 64 (2.87%) Wi-Fi
18 55 (2.46%) Internet
19 51 (2.28%) BGP
20 47 (2.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 361 (16.17%) SQL Server
2 49 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
3 36 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
4 33 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
6 17 (0.76%) MySQL
7 16 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (0.67%) Data Lake
9 14 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 14 (0.63%) Power BI
10 13 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
14 8 (0.36%) MS Access
14 8 (0.36%) NoSQL
14 8 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
16 6 (0.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 57 (2.55%) Visual Studio
2 34 (1.52%) JIRA
3 29 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
4 27 (1.21%) Git (software)
5 20 (0.90%) Jenkins
6 14 (0.63%) MSI
6 14 (0.63%) Selenium
7 12 (0.54%) Bitbucket
8 10 (0.45%) TestRail
8 10 (0.45%) Zephyr
9 8 (0.36%) Chocolatey
10 7 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (0.27%) Cucumber
11 6 (0.27%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (0.18%) Subversion
13 3 (0.13%) CircleCI
14 2 (0.090%) MSBuild
15 1 (0.045%) Vagrant
General
1 203 (9.09%) Finance
2 75 (3.36%) Public Sector
3 74 (3.32%) Telecoms
4 64 (2.87%) Retail
5 40 (1.79%) Marketing
6 38 (1.70%) Games
7 34 (1.52%) Legal
7 34 (1.52%) Manufacturing
8 33 (1.48%) Law
9 30 (1.34%) Electronics
10 20 (0.90%) Local Government
11 17 (0.76%) Advertising
12 16 (0.72%) Automotive
13 15 (0.67%) Back Office
14 10 (0.45%) Banking
15 7 (0.31%) German Language
16 6 (0.27%) Financial Institution
17 4 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.13%) Publishing
19 2 (0.090%) Military
Job Titles
1 512 (22.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 383 (17.16%) Support Engineer
3 297 (13.31%) IT Engineer
4 254 (11.38%) IT Support
5 249 (11.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 182 (8.15%) Analyst
7 178 (7.97%) 2nd Line Support
8 167 (7.48%) IT Support Engineer
9 156 (6.99%) 3rd Line Support
10 139 (6.23%) Consultant
11 129 (5.78%) Architect
12 117 (5.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 115 (5.15%) Support Analyst
14 110 (4.93%) Cloud Engineer
15 100 (4.48%) Administrator
16 96 (4.30%) Azure Engineer
17 95 (4.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 95 (4.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
18 93 (4.17%) Server Engineer
19 90 (4.03%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (3.36%) Web Services
2 29 (1.30%) .NET
3 21 (0.94%) Middleware
4 19 (0.85%) JSON
5 14 (0.63%) Node.js
6 11 (0.49%) REST
6 11 (0.49%) SOAP
7 10 (0.45%) Elastic Stack
8 8 (0.36%) 802.1X
8 8 (0.36%) SAML
8 8 (0.36%) XML
9 7 (0.31%) OAuth
9 7 (0.31%) YAML
10 6 (0.27%) COM
11 4 (0.18%) RESTful
11 4 (0.18%) X-Windows
12 3 (0.13%) HTML
12 3 (0.13%) HTML5
12 3 (0.13%) jQuery
12 3 (0.13%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 347 (15.55%) Data Centre
2 134 (6.00%) Clustering
3 91 (4.08%) Driving Licence
3 91 (4.08%) Public Cloud
4 90 (4.03%) Management Information System
5 77 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 71 (3.18%) Self-Motivation
7 57 (2.55%) Private Cloud
8 56 (2.51%) Hybrid Cloud
9 51 (2.28%) Enterprise Storage
10 49 (2.20%) Replication
11 28 (1.25%) CMDB
11 28 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
12 27 (1.21%) PKI
13 25 (1.12%) Fat Client
13 25 (1.12%) Thin Client
14 23 (1.03%) CCTV
15 20 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
16 19 (0.85%) User Experience
17 18 (0.81%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1,706 (76.43%) Windows
2 1,147 (51.39%) Windows Server
3 445 (19.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 347 (15.55%) Windows 10
5 317 (14.20%) Linux
6 311 (13.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 209 (9.36%) Windows 7
8 156 (6.99%) Windows 8
9 76 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 51 (2.28%) Unix
11 33 (1.48%) Mac OS
12 23 (1.03%) Mac OS X
13 21 (0.94%) Android
13 21 (0.94%) CentOS
14 18 (0.81%) Ubuntu
15 17 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 16 (0.72%) Apple iOS
17 14 (0.63%) VMS
18 12 (0.54%) Windows XP
19 11 (0.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 649 (29.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 397 (17.79%) ITIL
3 225 (10.08%) Problem-Solving
4 194 (8.69%) Migration
5 180 (8.06%) DevOps
6 163 (7.30%) Mentoring
7 139 (6.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 130 (5.82%) Agile Software Development
9 118 (5.29%) Project Management
10 97 (4.35%) Presales
11 84 (3.76%) Change Management
12 83 (3.72%) Server Management
13 81 (3.63%) Computer Science
13 81 (3.63%) Load Balancing
14 80 (3.58%) Information Security
15 78 (3.49%) Configuration Management
16 76 (3.41%) Cybersecurity
17 75 (3.36%) Service Delivery
18 70 (3.14%) CRM
18 70 (3.14%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 535 (23.97%) PowerShell
2 405 (18.15%) SQL
3 89 (3.99%) Python
4 61 (2.73%) Shell Script
5 60 (2.69%) Bash Shell
6 37 (1.66%) JavaScript
7 34 (1.52%) VBScript
8 26 (1.16%) C#
9 20 (0.90%) Java
10 19 (0.85%) PHP
11 16 (0.72%) Perl
12 12 (0.54%) Ruby
13 10 (0.45%) C
14 7 (0.31%) T-SQL
15 6 (0.27%) C++
16 4 (0.18%) Go
17 3 (0.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 315 (14.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 227 (10.17%) MCSE
3 178 (7.97%) MCSA
4 160 (7.17%) Cisco Certification
5 153 (6.85%) Degree
6 135 (6.05%) CCNA
7 95 (4.26%) Security Cleared
8 93 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 88 (3.94%) MCP
10 56 (2.51%) CCNP
11 54 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
12 51 (2.28%) DV Cleared
13 45 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
14 39 (1.75%) SC Cleared
15 38 (1.70%) MCITP
16 35 (1.57%) Citrix Certification
17 30 (1.34%) CCA
18 16 (0.72%) DBS Check
19 14 (0.63%) VCP4
20 12 (0.54%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (7.08%) SLA
2 95 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (1.34%) QA
4 25 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 21 (0.94%) ISO 9001
6 18 (0.81%) Cyber Essentials
7 16 (0.72%) GDPR
8 10 (0.45%) PCI DSS
9 9 (0.40%) NIST
10 8 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 7 (0.31%) COBIT
12 6 (0.27%) Actionable Recommendations
12 6 (0.27%) BS25999
13 5 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 3 (0.13%) ISO 14001
14 3 (0.13%) PMO
15 1 (0.045%) GxP
15 1 (0.045%) HL7
15 1 (0.045%) NCSC
15 1 (0.045%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1,301 (58.29%) Active Directory
2 1,235 (55.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 255 (11.42%) XenApp
4 179 (8.02%) Virtual Machines
5 166 (7.44%) vSphere
6 145 (6.50%) XenDesktop
7 132 (5.91%) VMware ESXi
8 76 (3.41%) Virtual Servers
9 61 (2.73%) Docker
10 51 (2.28%) VirtualBox
11 50 (2.24%) Microsoft App-V
12 37 (1.66%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 35 (1.57%) Virtual Desktop
14 34 (1.52%) Firmware
15 29 (1.30%) Terminal Services
15 29 (1.30%) Xen
16 27 (1.21%) KVM
16 27 (1.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 19 (0.85%) VMware Server
18 16 (0.72%) NFS
Systems Management
1 384 (17.20%) SCCM
2 116 (5.20%) WSUS
3 109 (4.88%) SCOM
4 104 (4.66%) Microsoft Intune
5 86 (3.85%) SCVMM
6 72 (3.23%) Terraform
7 69 (3.09%) Puppet
8 66 (2.96%) Kubernetes
9 59 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
10 58 (2.60%) Ansible
10 58 (2.60%) Backup Exec
11 44 (1.97%) Microsoft Clustering
12 36 (1.61%) SCOrch
13 34 (1.52%) NetBackup
14 32 (1.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 28 (1.25%) XenMobile
16 26 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
17 25 (1.12%) vCenter Server
18 24 (1.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
19 20 (0.90%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1,632 (73.12%) VMware
2 1,414 (63.35%) Microsoft
3 512 (22.94%) Cisco
4 511 (22.89%) Citrix
5 244 (10.93%) HP
6 221 (9.90%) Veeam
7 147 (6.59%) Dell
8 127 (5.69%) NetApp
9 98 (4.39%) Symantec
10 73 (3.27%) Meraki
11 65 (2.91%) EMC
11 65 (2.91%) SonicWALL
12 60 (2.69%) Oracle
13 50 (2.24%) Sophos
14 44 (1.97%) EqualLogic
15 41 (1.84%) WatchGuard
16 40 (1.79%) Google
17 37 (1.66%) Juniper
18 36 (1.61%) Avaya
18 36 (1.61%) CommVault