Period
to 22 September 2019

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

Microsoft Hyper-V
England > South East
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 149 146
Rank change year-on-year +15 -3 -24
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 604 629 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.36% 2.14% 2.36%
As % of the System Software category 14.12% 14.70% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 552 529 628
South East median annual salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

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 4,278 4,280 4,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.74% 14.55% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3,438 3,483 3,440
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £65,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in the South East over the 6 months to 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 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
Thames Valley -6 211 £40,000 -5.88% 47
Surrey +33 181 £42,500 -5.56% 27
Hampshire +46 134 £35,000 +18.64% 36
Berkshire -48 118 £40,000 -20.00% 27
Oxfordshire +64 54 £37,750 +11.93% 11
Kent +6 45 £30,000 -7.69% 11
Buckinghamshire +14 39 £37,000 -5.13% 9
West Sussex +12 30 £45,000 +80.00% 10
East Sussex +14 5 £34,000 +9.68% 6
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 South East region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 470 (77.81%) Windows
1 470 (77.81%) VMware
2 430 (71.19%) Active Directory
3 376 (62.25%) Windows Server
4 372 (61.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 368 (60.93%) Microsoft
6 319 (52.81%) Office 365
7 273 (45.20%) Azure
8 218 (36.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 198 (32.78%) MS Exchange
10 195 (32.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 159 (26.32%) DNS
12 156 (25.83%) Firewall
13 152 (25.17%) Windows 10
14 143 (23.68%) DHCP
15 141 (23.34%) Cisco
16 132 (21.85%) AWS
17 130 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
17 130 (21.52%) Citrix
18 128 (21.19%) PowerShell
19 111 (18.38%) VPN
20 108 (17.88%) ITIL
21 102 (16.89%) SQL
22 101 (16.72%) Microsoft Office
23 100 (16.56%) SQL Server
23 100 (16.56%) Microsoft Certification
24 94 (15.56%) Linux
25 93 (15.40%) TCP/IP
26 92 (15.23%) Windows 7
27 88 (14.57%) Data Centre

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
1 198 (32.78%) MS Exchange
2 71 (11.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 59 (9.77%) SharePoint
4 57 (9.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 50 (8.28%) IIS
6 47 (7.78%) Skype for Business
7 15 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (0.99%) Apache
8 6 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.83%) nginx
10 4 (0.66%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.17%) Confluence
11 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 101 (16.72%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 319 (52.81%) Office 365
2 273 (45.20%) Azure
3 132 (21.85%) AWS
4 41 (6.79%) IaaS
5 34 (5.63%) GCP
6 31 (5.13%) PaaS
7 27 (4.47%) Cloud Computing
8 26 (4.30%) Azure Active Directory
9 20 (3.31%) SaaS
10 11 (1.82%) OneDrive
11 9 (1.49%) Power Platform
12 8 (1.32%) PowerApps
13 7 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
14 5 (0.83%) Serverless
15 4 (0.66%) Mimecast
16 3 (0.50%) G Suite
17 2 (0.33%) GitHub
18 1 (0.17%) BPaaS
18 1 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 159 (26.32%) DNS
2 156 (25.83%) Firewall
3 143 (23.68%) DHCP
4 111 (18.38%) VPN
5 93 (15.40%) TCP/IP
6 80 (13.25%) SAN
7 72 (11.92%) WAN
8 65 (10.76%) LAN
9 60 (9.93%) VoIP
10 56 (9.27%) VLAN
11 54 (8.94%) Skype
12 36 (5.96%) Wireless
13 23 (3.81%) Internet
14 21 (3.48%) NAS
14 21 (3.48%) Network Security
15 16 (2.65%) iSCSI
16 14 (2.32%) Wi-Fi
17 11 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
18 10 (1.66%) Remote Desktop
19 9 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (16.56%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.32%) Azure SQL Database
2 14 (2.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 14 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (1.16%) MySQL
5 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.17%) Big Data
7 1 (0.17%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.17%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.17%) Power BI
7 1 (0.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (2.81%) Visual Studio
2 16 (2.65%) Visual Studio Team System
3 14 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (1.49%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.49%) Selenium
5 8 (1.32%) Git (software)
6 6 (0.99%) JIRA
7 4 (0.66%) Chocolatey
8 1 (0.17%) NUnit
General
1 47 (7.78%) Finance
2 11 (1.82%) Public Sector
3 10 (1.66%) Legal
3 10 (1.66%) Marketing
4 9 (1.49%) Financial Institution
5 8 (1.32%) Law
5 8 (1.32%) Retail
5 8 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 6 (0.99%) Games
7 4 (0.66%) Electronics
7 4 (0.66%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.50%) Advertising
9 2 (0.33%) Automotive
9 2 (0.33%) Local Government
10 1 (0.17%) Back Office
10 1 (0.17%) Military
10 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 150 (24.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 143 (23.68%) IT Engineer
3 109 (18.05%) Support Engineer
4 88 (14.57%) IT Support
5 80 (13.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 64 (10.60%) IT Support Engineer
7 62 (10.26%) Cloud Engineer
8 57 (9.44%) Analyst
9 51 (8.44%) 3rd Line Support
10 47 (7.78%) 2nd Line Support
11 44 (7.28%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 43 (7.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 43 (7.12%) Systems Engineer
13 41 (6.79%) Administrator
14 40 (6.62%) Support Analyst
15 38 (6.29%) Azure Engineer
15 38 (6.29%) Systems Administrator
16 36 (5.96%) Consultant
17 32 (5.30%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
18 27 (4.47%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.64%) JSON
2 17 (2.81%) .NET
3 14 (2.32%) X-Windows
4 10 (1.66%) HTML
5 9 (1.49%) HTML5
5 9 (1.49%) WebRTC
6 6 (0.99%) LDAP
7 5 (0.83%) Web Services
7 5 (0.83%) YAML
8 3 (0.50%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.50%) Middleware
9 2 (0.33%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.17%) .NET Core
10 1 (0.17%) 802.1X
10 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.17%) NHibernate
10 1 (0.17%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 88 (14.57%) Data Centre
2 26 (4.30%) Public Cloud
3 23 (3.81%) Management Information System
4 22 (3.64%) Driving Licence
5 20 (3.31%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (2.48%) Clustering
6 15 (2.48%) NHS
7 14 (2.32%) Hybrid Cloud
7 14 (2.32%) Linux Command Line
8 13 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
9 11 (1.82%) Private Cloud
10 10 (1.66%) Data Protection Act
11 9 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (0.99%) Enterprise Cloud
13 5 (0.83%) CMDB
13 5 (0.83%) Replication
14 4 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.50%) Security Operations Centre
16 2 (0.33%) HP StoreVirtual
16 2 (0.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 470 (77.81%) Windows
2 376 (62.25%) Windows Server
3 218 (36.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 152 (25.17%) Windows 10
5 130 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 94 (15.56%) Linux
7 92 (15.23%) Windows 7
8 80 (13.25%) Windows 8
9 19 (3.15%) Apple iOS
9 19 (3.15%) CentOS
10 18 (2.98%) Android
11 16 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (2.15%) Mac OS
13 11 (1.82%) Ubuntu
14 10 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (1.66%) Windows XP
15 6 (0.99%) Unix
16 5 (0.83%) Debian
16 5 (0.83%) VMS
17 3 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (32.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 108 (17.88%) ITIL
3 41 (6.79%) Mentoring
3 41 (6.79%) Problem-Solving
4 39 (6.46%) DevOps
5 33 (5.46%) Migration
6 29 (4.80%) Service Delivery
7 27 (4.47%) Server Management
8 26 (4.30%) Configuration Management
8 26 (4.30%) Data Protection
8 26 (4.30%) Project Delivery
8 26 (4.30%) Service Management
9 25 (4.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 23 (3.81%) High Availability
11 22 (3.64%) Load Balancing
11 22 (3.64%) Virtual Environments
12 20 (3.31%) Cybersecurity
12 20 (3.31%) Storage Management
13 17 (2.81%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (2.81%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 128 (21.19%) PowerShell
2 102 (16.89%) SQL
3 27 (4.47%) Python
4 16 (2.65%) C#
5 12 (1.99%) Bash Shell
5 12 (1.99%) Ruby
6 5 (0.83%) Go
7 3 (0.50%) Java
7 3 (0.50%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.17%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.17%) C++
9 1 (0.17%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.17%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 100 (16.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 83 (13.74%) MCSE
3 43 (7.12%) MCSA
3 43 (7.12%) Security Cleared
4 39 (6.46%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (6.13%) Degree
6 30 (4.97%) CCNA
7 23 (3.81%) MCP
8 18 (2.98%) MCITP
8 18 (2.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (2.32%) DBS Check
9 14 (2.32%) DV Cleared
9 14 (2.32%) SC Cleared
10 13 (2.15%) CISSP
11 9 (1.49%) CISMP
11 9 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
11 9 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (1.32%) CCNP
12 8 (1.32%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (8.77%) SLA
2 20 (3.31%) PCI DSS
3 17 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.49%) GDPR
5 8 (1.32%) COBIT
6 7 (1.16%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (1.16%) QA
7 4 (0.66%) PMO
8 3 (0.50%) RMADS
9 2 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.17%) BS7799
10 1 (0.17%) GxP
System Software
1 430 (71.19%) Active Directory
2 372 (61.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (7.95%) vSphere
4 34 (5.63%) VMware ESXi
5 27 (4.47%) XenApp
6 25 (4.14%) Virtual Machines
7 23 (3.81%) XenDesktop
8 16 (2.65%) VirtualBox
9 15 (2.48%) KVM
10 14 (2.32%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 14 (2.32%) LXC
11 13 (2.15%) Docker
12 11 (1.82%) Firmware
13 10 (1.66%) iptables
13 10 (1.66%) Xen
14 8 (1.32%) vCloud
14 8 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
15 6 (0.99%) Terminal Services
16 5 (0.83%) VMware Server
16 5 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 86 (14.24%) SCCM
2 32 (5.30%) WSUS
3 30 (4.97%) Backup Exec
3 30 (4.97%) SCOM
4 28 (4.64%) SCVMM
5 25 (4.14%) Ansible
6 23 (3.81%) Puppet
7 22 (3.64%) Microsoft Intune
8 19 (3.15%) NetBackup
9 15 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (2.48%) vCenter Server
10 11 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
11 10 (1.66%) Nagios
11 10 (1.66%) ZABBIX
12 9 (1.49%) Kubernetes
12 9 (1.49%) Terraform
13 8 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
14 7 (1.16%) XenMobile
15 6 (0.99%) Failover Clustering
15 6 (0.99%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 470 (77.81%) VMware
2 368 (60.93%) Microsoft
3 141 (23.34%) Cisco
4 130 (21.52%) Citrix
5 75 (12.42%) Veeam
6 62 (10.26%) HP
7 48 (7.95%) Dell
8 33 (5.46%) Google
9 21 (3.48%) EMC
10 18 (2.98%) Red Hat
11 15 (2.48%) Avaya
11 15 (2.48%) SolarWinds
12 14 (2.32%) Symantec
13 13 (2.15%) SonicWALL
14 10 (1.66%) WatchGuard
15 9 (1.49%) Sophos
16 8 (1.32%) Meraki
17 7 (1.16%) CommVault
18 6 (0.99%) IBM
18 6 (0.99%) NetApp