The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 28 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 6.32% 1.94% -
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 0
Median salary £45,000 £19,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +136.84% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Hyper-V is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 36 24 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 18.95% 15.48% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 10
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% +32.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Northern Ireland

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Hyper-V in Northern Ireland

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Hyper-V in Northern Ireland

Hyper-V
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +1 5 £42,500 +41.66%
County Armagh -3 4 £47,500 +150.00%
County Down - 3 £45,000 -
Hyper-V
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 23 (76.67%) VMware
2 20 (66.67%) Windows
3 16 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 14 (46.67%) Citrix
6 12 (40.00%) ERP
6 12 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (30.00%) Office 365
9 8 (26.67%) Windows Server
10 7 (23.33%) Business Development
10 7 (23.33%) SAN
10 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
11 6 (20.00%) IT Strategy
11 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 6 (20.00%) Cisco
12 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (13.33%) Unified Communications
13 4 (13.33%) High Availability
13 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (13.33%) Degree
13 4 (13.33%) Migration
14 3 (10.00%) Replication
14 3 (10.00%) Retail
14 3 (10.00%) Firewall
14 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
14 3 (10.00%) VLAN

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 15 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) SAN
2 4 (13.33%) Unified Communications
3 3 (10.00%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) LAN
3 3 (10.00%) Network Security
3 3 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (10.00%) VLAN
3 3 (10.00%) VoIP
3 3 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (23.33%) IT Support
3 6 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (13.33%) IT Support Technician
4 4 (13.33%) IT Technician
4 4 (13.33%) Support Technician
5 3 (10.00%) Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Head of IT
5 3 (10.00%) IT Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) IT Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) IT Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (40.00%) ERP
2 7 (23.33%) Business Development
3 6 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.33%) High Availability
4 4 (13.33%) Migration
5 3 (10.00%) Change Control
5 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) Security Patching
6 2 (6.67%) Threat Detection
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
7 1 (3.33%) Resource Allocation
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
3 3 (10.00%) A+ Certification
3 3 (10.00%) CCNA
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (10.00%) HND
4 2 (6.67%) MCSA
5 1 (3.33%) MCP
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (6.67%) XenApp
4 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.67%) XenServer
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) VMware
2 14 (46.67%) Citrix
2 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (10.00%) Juniper
5 2 (6.67%) Forcepoint
5 2 (6.67%) IBM
5 2 (6.67%) Sophos
5 2 (6.67%) Veeam
6 1 (3.33%) Draytek
6 1 (3.33%) EMC
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) NETGEAR
6 1 (3.33%) SonicWALL