Period
to 29 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > South East
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 184 124 122
Rank change year-on-year -60 -2 +28
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 299 290 722
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.83% 2.43% 2.73%
As % of the System Software category 9.72% 14.36% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 255 234 660
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,500 £42,250 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.78% +5.63% +3.90%
75th Percentile £49,375 £56,875 £52,500
90th Percentile £64,500 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -3.61%

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 the South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 3,075 2,020 4,424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.81% 16.91% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,240 1,646 3,668
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £71,250 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +2.04%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in the South East

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Hyper-V in the South East.

Salary trend for Hyper-V in the South East

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Hyper-V in the South East over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Hyper-V in the South East

Hyper-V
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the South East region over the 6 months to 29 July 2021. 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
Hampshire -21 124 £38,500 +6.94% 15
Thames Valley -72 70 £40,000 -5.88% 27
Surrey -40 63 £45,000 - 13
Berkshire -65 37 £50,000 +38.70% 10
West Sussex -10 21 £36,250 -11.59% 5
Buckinghamshire -19 18 £42,500 +15.65% 7
East Sussex -13 16 £47,500 +5.56% 6
Oxfordshire -26 15 £34,500 -27.37% 10
Kent -31 6 £31,250 -3.10% 8
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 250 (83.61%) VMware
2 220 (73.58%) Windows
3 209 (69.90%) Microsoft 365
4 206 (68.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 203 (67.89%) Active Directory
6 200 (66.89%) Microsoft
7 190 (63.55%) Azure
8 168 (56.19%) Windows Server
9 141 (47.16%) Firewall
10 119 (39.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 94 (31.44%) DNS
12 81 (27.09%) Social Skills
13 78 (26.09%) ITIL
14 70 (23.41%) AWS
15 69 (23.08%) DHCP
16 68 (22.74%) Linux
17 65 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
18 64 (21.40%) SQL
18 64 (21.40%) Citrix
19 59 (19.73%) Windows 10
20 56 (18.73%) Windows Server 2016
20 56 (18.73%) SharePoint
21 54 (18.06%) VPN
22 52 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
22 52 (17.39%) Windows Server 2019
23 50 (16.72%) Cisco
24 47 (15.72%) MS Exchange
25 46 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
26 43 (14.38%) TCP/IP
26 43 (14.38%) SAN

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 56 (18.73%) SharePoint
2 47 (15.72%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (1.67%) IIS
6 3 (1.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (9.70%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.01%) MicroStation
2 6 (2.01%) Revit
3 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 209 (69.90%) Microsoft 365
2 190 (63.55%) Azure
3 70 (23.41%) AWS
4 46 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 25 (8.36%) PaaS
6 24 (8.03%) IaaS
7 9 (3.01%) Mimecast
8 8 (2.68%) SaaS
9 7 (2.34%) OneDrive
10 5 (1.67%) GCP
11 4 (1.34%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 4 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.00%) Azure Storage
12 3 (1.00%) Power Automate
12 3 (1.00%) Power Platform
12 3 (1.00%) PowerApps
13 2 (0.67%) Azure Sentinel
13 2 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
14 1 (0.33%) AWS Direct Connect
14 1 (0.33%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 141 (47.16%) Firewall
2 94 (31.44%) DNS
3 69 (23.08%) DHCP
4 54 (18.06%) VPN
5 43 (14.38%) SAN
5 43 (14.38%) TCP/IP
6 33 (11.04%) Wireless
7 29 (9.70%) VLAN
8 23 (7.69%) WAN
9 21 (7.02%) LAN
10 19 (6.35%) VoIP
11 16 (5.35%) Internet
12 12 (4.01%) Remote Desktop
13 10 (3.34%) NAS
13 10 (3.34%) Wireshark
14 9 (3.01%) iSCSI
14 9 (3.01%) Network Security
15 8 (2.68%) Wi-Fi
16 7 (2.34%) MPLS
17 6 (2.01%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (12.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.01%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.33%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (2.01%) Android Studio
1 6 (2.01%) WinDbg
1 6 (2.01%) Xcode
2 4 (1.34%) Selenium
3 2 (0.67%) JIRA
General
1 81 (27.09%) Social Skills
2 14 (4.68%) Organisational Skills
3 10 (3.34%) Finance
3 10 (3.34%) Legal
4 9 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.34%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.34%) Public Sector
7 3 (1.00%) Back Office
7 3 (1.00%) Local Government
7 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.00%) Military
7 3 (1.00%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (0.67%) Advertising
8 2 (0.67%) Law
8 2 (0.67%) Marketing
8 2 (0.67%) Retail
8 2 (0.67%) Wearables
9 1 (0.33%) Digital Economy
9 1 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 89 (29.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 76 (25.42%) Support Engineer
3 52 (17.39%) IT Engineer
4 37 (12.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 33 (11.04%) IT Support
6 31 (10.37%) Consultant
7 28 (9.36%) IT Support Engineer
8 27 (9.03%) 2nd Line Support
9 26 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 25 (8.36%) 3rd Line Support
11 22 (7.36%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 21 (7.02%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 18 (6.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 17 (5.69%) Administrator
14 17 (5.69%) Systems Administrator
15 16 (5.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 15 (5.02%) Infrastructure Support
16 15 (5.02%) Technical Support
17 14 (4.68%) Cloud Engineer
17 14 (4.68%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.34%) .NET
1 7 (2.34%) Java EE
1 7 (2.34%) Middleware
2 6 (2.01%) ASP.NET
2 6 (2.01%) HTML
2 6 (2.01%) iOS SDK
3 4 (1.34%) pytest
3 4 (1.34%) WebRTC
4 1 (0.33%) OpenVZ
4 1 (0.33%) REST
4 1 (0.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.71%) Public Cloud
2 33 (11.04%) Data Centre
3 27 (9.03%) Driving Licence
4 20 (6.69%) Clustering
5 13 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 13 (4.35%) Private Cloud
6 12 (4.01%) Replication
7 11 (3.68%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (3.34%) Client/Server
9 9 (3.01%) Linux Command Line
10 7 (2.34%) PKI
10 7 (2.34%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (2.01%) Life Science
12 4 (1.34%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.34%) Over-the-Top Content
13 3 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
14 2 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
14 2 (0.67%) SCADA
15 1 (0.33%) Device Driver
15 1 (0.33%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 220 (73.58%) Windows
2 168 (56.19%) Windows Server
3 68 (22.74%) Linux
4 65 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 59 (19.73%) Windows 10
6 56 (18.73%) Windows Server 2016
7 52 (17.39%) Windows Server 2019
8 39 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (5.02%) Windows 7
10 14 (4.68%) Windows 8
11 11 (3.68%) Apple iOS
12 10 (3.34%) Android
13 9 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (2.68%) Unix
15 7 (2.34%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (1.67%) VMS
17 4 (1.34%) Mac OS
18 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
19 2 (0.67%) Mac OS X
20 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (39.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 78 (26.09%) ITIL
3 40 (13.38%) Service Management
4 39 (13.04%) Migration
5 33 (11.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 23 (7.69%) Network Management
7 21 (7.02%) Proactive Monitoring
8 19 (6.35%) Change Management
8 19 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 19 (6.35%) Incident Management
8 19 (6.35%) Service Delivery
9 16 (5.35%) CRM
9 16 (5.35%) ITIL V3
10 14 (4.68%) Customer-Centricity
10 14 (4.68%) DevOps
11 13 (4.35%) Knowledge Management
12 12 (4.01%) Computer Science
12 12 (4.01%) Customer Requirements
12 12 (4.01%) PRINCE2
12 12 (4.01%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 64 (21.40%) SQL
2 43 (14.38%) PowerShell
3 16 (5.35%) Java
4 8 (2.68%) Python
5 7 (2.34%) Bash Shell
5 7 (2.34%) C
6 6 (2.01%) Apple Swift
6 6 (2.01%) C#
6 6 (2.01%) C++
6 6 (2.01%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.01%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 52 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (8.70%) Degree
3 24 (8.03%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (7.36%) MCSE
5 16 (5.35%) CCNA
6 15 (5.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 14 (4.68%) Security Cleared
8 12 (4.01%) MCP
9 11 (3.68%) SC Cleared
10 10 (3.34%) MCSA
11 8 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (2.01%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (1.00%) A+ Certification
13 3 (1.00%) DBS Check
13 3 (1.00%) MCITP
13 3 (1.00%) Network+ Certification
14 2 (0.67%) CISM
14 2 (0.67%) CISSP
15 1 (0.33%) CCNP
15 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.69%) SLA
2 4 (1.34%) QA
3 3 (1.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 206 (68.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 203 (67.89%) Active Directory
3 23 (7.69%) RHEV
3 23 (7.69%) XenApp
4 15 (5.02%) XenDesktop
5 12 (4.01%) VirtualBox
6 11 (3.68%) Virtual Desktop
7 9 (3.01%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (2.68%) Terminal Services
9 7 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (2.01%) Docker
10 6 (2.01%) KVM
11 5 (1.67%) NFS
12 3 (1.00%) vSphere
13 2 (0.67%) pfSense
13 2 (0.67%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 38 (12.71%) SCCM
2 33 (11.04%) Microsoft Intune
3 16 (5.35%) WSUS
4 11 (3.68%) Kubernetes
5 6 (2.01%) SCVMM
6 4 (1.34%) SCOM
7 3 (1.00%) AirWatch
7 3 (1.00%) Ansible
7 3 (1.00%) FortiGate
7 3 (1.00%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.67%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.67%) Jamf Pro
8 2 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.67%) NetApp OnCommand
8 2 (0.67%) Puppet
8 2 (0.67%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 250 (83.61%) VMware
2 200 (66.89%) Microsoft
3 64 (21.40%) Citrix
4 50 (16.72%) Cisco
5 36 (12.04%) Meraki
6 25 (8.36%) NetApp
7 21 (7.02%) Veeam
8 16 (5.35%) HP
9 15 (5.02%) Dell
10 13 (4.35%) SonicWALL
11 10 (3.34%) Sophos
12 7 (2.34%) Adobe
12 7 (2.34%) Intel
12 7 (2.34%) Juniper
12 7 (2.34%) Oracle
12 7 (2.34%) Red Hat
13 6 (2.01%) Apple
13 6 (2.01%) IBM
13 6 (2.01%) NetMotion Wireless
13 6 (2.01%) Vectorworks