Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
UK > England
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 193 178
Rank change year-on-year -3 -15 +28
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 2,671 3,078 3,423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.81% 1.83% 1.97%
As % of the System Software category 11.64% 14.11% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2,182 2,631 2,918
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £66,250
UK median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 22,943 21,821 21,499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.52% 13.00% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18,727 18,305 18,077
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +20 867 £50,000 +11.11% 72
South East -19 562 £42,500 +13.33% 86
Midlands +28 439 £40,000 +14.29% 47
North of England -51 362 £32,500 - 81
West Midlands +40 281 £40,000 +11.11% 23
East of England +12 230 £43,750 +0.57% 31
North West -51 220 £32,500 - 45
South West +16 211 £38,500 +2.67% 55
East Midlands +30 158 £38,500 +18.46% 24
Yorkshire -10 108 £33,500 +3.08% 32
North East -16 34 £30,000 -11.76% 4
Hyper-V
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 2,060 (77.12%) Windows
2 1,962 (73.46%) VMware
3 1,728 (64.69%) Active Directory
4 1,614 (60.43%) Microsoft
5 1,430 (53.54%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1,426 (53.39%) Windows Server
7 1,212 (45.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 1,180 (44.18%) Office 365
9 951 (35.60%) Firewall
10 786 (29.43%) DNS
11 709 (26.54%) Windows Server 2012
12 670 (25.08%) Citrix
13 666 (24.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 656 (24.56%) MS Exchange
15 635 (23.77%) Windows Server 2008
16 620 (23.21%) DHCP
17 618 (23.14%) PowerShell
18 608 (22.76%) Cisco
19 564 (21.12%) SQL Server
20 550 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
21 548 (20.52%) SQL
21 548 (20.52%) ITIL
22 533 (19.96%) Linux
23 495 (18.53%) SCCM
24 466 (17.45%) TCP/IP
25 456 (17.07%) Data Centre
26 442 (16.55%) Microsoft Certification
27 428 (16.02%) SAN
28 415 (15.54%) Windows 10
29 402 (15.05%) WAN

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
1 656 (24.56%) MS Exchange
2 289 (10.82%) SharePoint
3 247 (9.25%) Skype for Business
4 233 (8.72%) IIS
5 216 (8.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 199 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 98 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 68 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2007
9 55 (2.06%) Apache
10 43 (1.61%) OpenStack
11 35 (1.31%) SharePoint Server
12 29 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
13 25 (0.94%) Tomcat
14 20 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
15 17 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
15 17 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 14 (0.52%) JBoss
16 14 (0.52%) WebLogic
17 12 (0.45%) CMS
17 12 (0.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 257 (9.62%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.26%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.15%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.11%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.075%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.075%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.037%) Abaqus
8 1 (0.037%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 41 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.37%) Sage 200
3 9 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.075%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.075%) SAP SM
5 1 (0.037%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.037%) Lorenzo
5 1 (0.037%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1,212 (45.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1,180 (44.18%) Office 365
3 550 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
4 210 (7.86%) IaaS
5 163 (6.10%) SaaS
6 134 (5.02%) Azure Active Directory
7 127 (4.75%) PaaS
8 74 (2.77%) Mimecast
9 48 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
10 43 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
11 39 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
12 38 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
13 30 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 28 (1.05%) Amazon S3
14 28 (1.05%) G Suite
15 26 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
16 22 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 16 (0.60%) GitHub
18 12 (0.45%) OneDrive
18 12 (0.45%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 951 (35.60%) Firewall
2 786 (29.43%) DNS
3 620 (23.21%) DHCP
4 466 (17.45%) TCP/IP
5 428 (16.02%) SAN
6 402 (15.05%) WAN
7 400 (14.98%) LAN
8 343 (12.84%) VPN
9 275 (10.30%) VLAN
10 210 (7.86%) Skype
11 146 (5.47%) VoIP
12 137 (5.13%) Wireless
13 125 (4.68%) Network Security
14 124 (4.64%) NAS
15 120 (4.49%) Remote Desktop
16 117 (4.38%) iSCSI
17 108 (4.04%) Internet
18 76 (2.85%) NetScaler
19 72 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
20 54 (2.02%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 564 (21.12%) SQL Server
2 69 (2.58%) Amazon RDS
3 48 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 42 (1.57%) Azure SQL Database
5 41 (1.54%) MySQL
5 41 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 40 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 29 (1.09%) Relational Database
8 27 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
9 25 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 20 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
11 19 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 19 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
12 17 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (0.64%) NoSQL
13 16 (0.60%) Big Data
13 16 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (0.52%) MongoDB
15 13 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
16 12 (0.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 91 (3.41%) Jenkins
2 83 (3.11%) Visual Studio Team System
3 64 (2.40%) Maven
4 59 (2.21%) Ant
4 59 (2.21%) Gradle
5 41 (1.54%) Visual Studio
6 37 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 34 (1.27%) Git (software)
8 23 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
9 16 (0.60%) JIRA
9 16 (0.60%) Selenium
10 13 (0.49%) Chocolatey
10 13 (0.49%) Cucumber
11 12 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (0.41%) TeamCity
13 9 (0.34%) Travis CI
13 9 (0.34%) Vagrant
14 8 (0.30%) Subversion
15 6 (0.22%) GDB
15 6 (0.22%) Valgrind
General
1 334 (12.50%) Finance
2 89 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 69 (2.58%) Retail
4 62 (2.32%) Law
5 57 (2.13%) Legal
6 53 (1.98%) Financial Institution
7 35 (1.31%) Marketing
8 30 (1.12%) Banking
9 26 (0.97%) Manufacturing
10 23 (0.86%) Electronics
11 21 (0.79%) German Language
11 21 (0.79%) Publishing
12 19 (0.71%) French Language
13 12 (0.45%) Games
14 11 (0.41%) Back Office
14 11 (0.41%) Swedish Language
15 9 (0.34%) Military
16 8 (0.30%) Automotive
16 8 (0.30%) Billing
17 7 (0.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 559 (20.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 350 (13.10%) Support Engineer
3 236 (8.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 236 (8.84%) IT Engineer
4 217 (8.12%) Consultant
5 211 (7.90%) Analyst
6 188 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support
7 181 (6.78%) IT Support
8 169 (6.33%) Architect
9 149 (5.58%) Administrator
10 128 (4.79%) Technical Support
11 127 (4.75%) Systems Administrator
12 124 (4.64%) 2nd Line Support
13 118 (4.42%) Windows Engineer
14 111 (4.16%) Cloud Engineer
15 108 (4.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 104 (3.89%) Support Analyst
17 99 (3.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 98 (3.67%) Server Engineer
18 98 (3.67%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (5.32%) .NET
2 101 (3.78%) Web Services
3 38 (1.42%) Middleware
4 37 (1.39%) JSON
5 29 (1.09%) ASP.NET
5 29 (1.09%) HTML
5 29 (1.09%) LDAP
5 29 (1.09%) RabbitMQ
5 29 (1.09%) REST
6 28 (1.05%) XML
7 24 (0.90%) Elastic Stack
8 18 (0.67%) Java EE
9 15 (0.56%) SOAP
10 13 (0.49%) X-Windows
11 11 (0.41%) .NET Framework
11 11 (0.41%) ActiveMQ
11 11 (0.41%) EJB
11 11 (0.41%) Java SE
11 11 (0.41%) JMS
11 11 (0.41%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 456 (17.07%) Data Centre
2 163 (6.10%) Clustering
3 160 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
4 146 (5.47%) Self-Motivation
5 126 (4.72%) PKI
6 103 (3.86%) Public Cloud
7 97 (3.63%) Replication
8 96 (3.59%) Driving Licence
9 94 (3.52%) Management Information System
10 88 (3.29%) Hybrid Cloud
11 84 (3.14%) Private Cloud
12 68 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
13 63 (2.36%) Enterprise Storage
14 42 (1.57%) Fintech
15 35 (1.31%) Fat Client
15 35 (1.31%) Thin Client
16 31 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
17 26 (0.97%) iPhone
18 21 (0.79%) Microsoft Licensing
19 18 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2,060 (77.12%) Windows
2 1,426 (53.39%) Windows Server
3 709 (26.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 635 (23.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 533 (19.96%) Linux
6 415 (15.54%) Windows 10
7 345 (12.92%) Windows 7
8 193 (7.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 178 (6.66%) Windows 8
10 99 (3.71%) Unix
11 73 (2.73%) CentOS
12 57 (2.13%) Mac OS X
13 49 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 41 (1.54%) Ubuntu
15 36 (1.35%) Apple iOS
16 35 (1.31%) Windows XP
17 29 (1.09%) Windows Vista
18 26 (0.97%) Android
19 24 (0.90%) AIX
20 23 (0.86%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 666 (24.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 548 (20.52%) ITIL
3 329 (12.32%) DevOps
4 328 (12.28%) Migration
5 287 (10.75%) Problem-Solving
6 275 (10.30%) Agile Software Development
7 231 (8.65%) Presales
8 184 (6.89%) Service Management
9 179 (6.70%) Disaster Recovery
10 178 (6.66%) Configuration Management
11 161 (6.03%) Service Delivery
12 147 (5.50%) Project Management
13 138 (5.17%) Kalman Filter
14 123 (4.61%) Root Cause Analysis
15 120 (4.49%) Load Balancing
16 117 (4.38%) Scrum
17 112 (4.19%) Problem Management
18 108 (4.04%) ITIL V3
19 98 (3.67%) Patch Management
20 95 (3.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 618 (23.14%) PowerShell
2 548 (20.52%) SQL
3 195 (7.30%) Python
4 128 (4.79%) Bash Shell
5 72 (2.70%) Java
6 71 (2.66%) Ruby
7 67 (2.51%) C#
8 59 (2.21%) VBScript
9 57 (2.13%) T-SQL
10 43 (1.61%) JavaScript
11 42 (1.57%) Perl
12 40 (1.50%) Shell Script
13 35 (1.31%) C++
14 32 (1.20%) VB
15 28 (1.05%) C
15 28 (1.05%) PHP
16 9 (0.34%) AWK
16 9 (0.34%) PL/SQL
17 6 (0.22%) TypeScript
18 4 (0.15%) Go
Qualifications
1 442 (16.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 322 (12.06%) MCSE
3 230 (8.61%) Degree
4 217 (8.12%) Cisco Certification
5 194 (7.26%) CCNA
6 187 (7.00%) MCSA
7 133 (4.98%) MCP
8 116 (4.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 108 (4.04%) Security Cleared
10 68 (2.55%) Computer Science Degree
11 60 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
12 55 (2.06%) SC Cleared
13 48 (1.80%) CCNP
13 48 (1.80%) Citrix Certification
14 44 (1.65%) MCITP
15 39 (1.46%) DV Cleared
16 33 (1.24%) CCA
17 28 (1.05%) DBS Check
17 28 (1.05%) MCTS
18 20 (0.75%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (6.51%) SLA
2 76 (2.85%) GDPR
3 49 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 37 (1.39%) QA
5 23 (0.86%) PCI DSS
6 21 (0.79%) PMO
7 19 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
8 14 (0.52%) HIPAA
9 12 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 5 (0.19%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.15%) GAMP
11 4 (0.15%) PMBOK
12 2 (0.075%) COBIT
12 2 (0.075%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.037%) HL7
13 1 (0.037%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.037%) ISO 22301
13 1 (0.037%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1,728 (64.69%) Active Directory
2 1,430 (53.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 215 (8.05%) XenApp
4 203 (7.60%) VMware ESXi
5 183 (6.85%) Virtual Machines
6 169 (6.33%) vSphere
7 133 (4.98%) XenDesktop
8 125 (4.68%) Docker
9 76 (2.85%) Terminal Services
10 61 (2.28%) VirtualBox
11 49 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
11 49 (1.83%) XenServer
12 44 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
13 39 (1.46%) KVM
14 33 (1.24%) DFS Replication
15 32 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
16 29 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
17 21 (0.79%) Forefront TMG
18 20 (0.75%) NFS
18 20 (0.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 495 (18.53%) SCCM
2 231 (8.65%) SCOM
3 182 (6.81%) Puppet
4 154 (5.77%) Ansible
5 124 (4.64%) SCVMM
6 118 (4.42%) Backup Exec
7 88 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
8 72 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
9 67 (2.51%) WSUS
10 66 (2.47%) vCenter Server
11 56 (2.10%) Microsoft Intune
12 52 (1.95%) Microsoft Clustering
13 48 (1.80%) Terraform
14 43 (1.61%) Single Sign-On
15 41 (1.54%) Kubernetes
16 40 (1.50%) Nagios
17 32 (1.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
17 32 (1.20%) NetBackup
18 23 (0.86%) Failover Clustering
19 22 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 1,962 (73.46%) VMware
2 1,614 (60.43%) Microsoft
3 670 (25.08%) Citrix
4 608 (22.76%) Cisco
5 341 (12.77%) HP
6 245 (9.17%) NetApp
7 237 (8.87%) Dell
8 224 (8.39%) Veeam
9 156 (5.84%) Symantec
10 145 (5.43%) EMC
11 121 (4.53%) Oracle
12 98 (3.67%) IBM
13 87 (3.26%) Google
14 83 (3.11%) SolarWinds
15 81 (3.03%) Juniper
16 77 (2.88%) McAfee
17 70 (2.62%) SonicWALL
18 69 (2.58%) Meraki
19 63 (2.36%) Apple
20 62 (2.32%) Sophos