The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
UK
Rank 174 200 163
Rank change year-on-year +26 -37  
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 1640 1751 2069
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.93% 1.70% 1.96%
As % of the System Software category 15.96% 13.91% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1415 1534 1703
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10273 12592 13247
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.09% 12.23% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8561 10613 10976
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

Hyper-V
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Hyper-V in the UK

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Hyper-V in the UK

Hyper-V
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 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
England +25 1497 £40,000 +3.89% 231
London +62 509 £42,500 - 64
South East 0 372 £42,500 +6.25% 44
North West +6 130 £31,000 -8.82% 25
East of England +7 123 £41,500 +33.87% 20
Berkshire 0 110 £45,000 - 14
City of London +101 107 £41,000 -25.45% 24
West Midlands +18 100 £35,000 -6.66% 17
Yorkshire +36 89 £32,500 -5.79% 15
East Midlands -7 82 £37,500 -1.31% 20
Surrey -8 78 £33,500 -16.25% 8
Manchester +15 69 £40,000 +6.66% 16
South West -19 65 £30,000 -7.69% 17
Oxfordshire +13 61 £54,000 +44.00% 10
Cambridgeshire +45 58 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Reading +8 51 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Hampshire +15 49 £32,500 -13.33% 7
Wales +33 47 £34,500 +9.52% 5
West Yorkshire +9 47 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Birmingham +7 43 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Buckinghamshire +21 39 £35,000 - 3
South Wales +35 38 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Hertfordshire -33 36 £45,000 +38.46% 5
Scotland +16 35 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Northamptonshire +13 34 £33,000 -17.50% 4
Guildford +15 33 £25,500 -35.44% 2
Cambridge +33 32 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Oxford +15 31 £43,750 -7.89% 8
North East +24 28 £27,250 +21.11% 9
Newcastle upon Tyne +30 27 £27,000 +20.00% 4

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 2700 (78.31%) Windows
2 2491 (72.24%) VMware
3 2014 (58.41%) Active Directory
4 1988 (57.66%) Microsoft
5 1918 (55.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1827 (52.99%) Windows Server
7 1293 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 1047 (30.37%) Cisco
9 1034 (29.99%) Office 365
10 1027 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 977 (28.34%) Firewall
12 943 (27.35%) MS Exchange
13 905 (26.25%) MS Excel
14 823 (23.87%) SAN
15 804 (23.32%) Microsoft Certification
16 794 (23.03%) Microsoft Azure
17 790 (22.91%) Citrix
18 741 (21.49%) Linux
19 706 (20.48%) SQL Server
20 703 (20.39%) DNS
21 685 (19.87%) ITIL
22 604 (17.52%) SQL
23 590 (17.11%) WAN
24 565 (16.39%) LAN
25 552 (16.01%) MCSE
26 547 (15.86%) DHCP
27 526 (15.26%) HP
28 490 (14.21%) PowerShell
29 488 (14.15%) Windows 7
30 435 (12.62%) Amazon AWS

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 943 (27.35%) MS Exchange
2 414 (12.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 385 (11.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 315 (9.14%) SharePoint
5 311 (9.02%) Skype for Business
6 308 (8.93%) IIS
7 120 (3.48%) Apache
8 106 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2007
9 79 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
10 65 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
11 64 (1.86%) Tomcat
12 60 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 52 (1.51%) Apache Pig
13 52 (1.51%) Apache Spark
14 49 (1.42%) Oracle Coherence
15 48 (1.39%) OpenStack
16 42 (1.22%) WebSphere
17 40 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
18 39 (1.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
19 35 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 905 (26.25%) MS Excel
2 336 (9.74%) MS Office
3 18 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.17%) MS Project
7 5 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.029%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (0.81%) RMDS
2 23 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.35%) Sage 200
4 8 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.17%) Sage 50
7 4 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.087%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.087%) Magento
9 2 (0.058%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.058%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.058%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.058%) SAP SM
10 1 (0.029%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 1 (0.029%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.029%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1034 (29.99%) Office 365
2 794 (23.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 435 (12.62%) Amazon AWS
4 168 (4.87%) IaaS
5 116 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
6 100 (2.90%) PaaS
7 65 (1.89%) SaaS
8 49 (1.42%) Azure Active Directory
9 42 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
10 27 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
10 27 (0.78%) Amazon S3
11 20 (0.58%) Mimecast
12 15 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
13 12 (0.35%) IBM Cloud
14 9 (0.26%) G Suite
14 9 (0.26%) SoftLayer
14 9 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 8 (0.23%) GitHub
16 6 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 6 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 977 (28.34%) Firewall
2 823 (23.87%) SAN
3 703 (20.39%) DNS
4 590 (17.11%) WAN
5 565 (16.39%) LAN
6 547 (15.86%) DHCP
7 400 (11.60%) VPN
8 375 (10.88%) TCP/IP
9 286 (8.29%) VLAN
10 226 (6.55%) NAS
11 217 (6.29%) VoIP
12 172 (4.99%) Skype
13 141 (4.09%) iSCSI
14 134 (3.89%) Network Security
15 131 (3.80%) Wireless
16 126 (3.65%) Remote Desktop
17 120 (3.48%) Cisco ASA
18 115 (3.34%) Internet
19 114 (3.31%) Fibre Channel
20 91 (2.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 706 (20.48%) SQL Server
2 171 (4.96%) MySQL
3 143 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 107 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 91 (2.64%) Hadoop
6 73 (2.12%) MongoDB
7 62 (1.80%) Relational Database
8 61 (1.77%) Big Data
8 61 (1.77%) RDBMS
9 54 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
10 52 (1.51%) Apache Hive
11 42 (1.22%) Oracle Database
12 41 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
13 38 (1.10%) HBase
14 32 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
15 30 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
16 21 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 15 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
18 14 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
19 13 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 34 (0.99%) Jenkins
2 28 (0.81%) Selenium
3 26 (0.75%) Cucumber
3 26 (0.75%) Git (software)
4 25 (0.73%) Visual Studio
5 22 (0.64%) JIRA
6 17 (0.49%) Vagrant
7 15 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (0.26%) Subversion
10 8 (0.23%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (0.20%) Maven
11 7 (0.20%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.17%) Bugzilla
12 6 (0.17%) JMeter
13 5 (0.15%) Artifactory
13 5 (0.15%) Bundler
14 4 (0.12%) Ant
14 4 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 3 (0.087%) Oracle APEX
General
1 360 (10.44%) Finance
2 120 (3.48%) Telecoms
3 70 (2.03%) Advertising
4 66 (1.91%) Retail
5 64 (1.86%) Banking
6 58 (1.68%) Military
7 49 (1.42%) Manufacturing
8 33 (0.96%) Marketing
9 32 (0.93%) Legal
10 31 (0.90%) Back Office
11 28 (0.81%) Financial Institution
12 25 (0.73%) Investment Banking
13 15 (0.44%) German Language
14 14 (0.41%) Law
15 12 (0.35%) Aerospace
15 12 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.29%) Automotive
17 9 (0.26%) Games
18 7 (0.20%) Electronics
19 5 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 644 (18.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 565 (16.39%) Support Engineer
3 348 (10.09%) IT Support
4 333 (9.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 326 (9.45%) IT Engineer
6 309 (8.96%) Analyst
7 294 (8.53%) Windows Engineer
8 254 (7.37%) Architect
9 228 (6.61%) 3rd Line Support
9 228 (6.61%) Administrator
10 208 (6.03%) 2nd Line Support
11 198 (5.74%) Server Engineer
11 198 (5.74%) Systems Engineer
12 197 (5.71%) Consultant
13 182 (5.28%) Systems Administrator
14 162 (4.70%) IT Support Engineer
15 161 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 153 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support
17 147 (4.26%) Support Analyst
18 145 (4.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (3.83%) Middleware
2 94 (2.73%) Web Services
3 93 (2.70%) HTML
4 63 (1.83%) .NET
5 56 (1.62%) Apache Camel
5 56 (1.62%) Hibernate
5 56 (1.62%) Java EE
5 56 (1.62%) Spring
6 55 (1.60%) CSS
7 54 (1.57%) jQuery
7 54 (1.57%) LAMP
8 48 (1.39%) Node.js
9 47 (1.36%) AngularJS
10 46 (1.33%) HTML5
11 45 (1.31%) CSS3
12 40 (1.16%) XML
13 29 (0.84%) XSLT
14 28 (0.81%) Rendezvous
14 28 (0.81%) Ultra Messaging
15 13 (0.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 422 (12.24%) Data Centre
2 214 (6.21%) Clustering
3 131 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
4 125 (3.63%) Driving Licence
5 111 (3.22%) PKI
6 107 (3.10%) Management Information System
7 105 (3.05%) Replication
8 95 (2.76%) Private Cloud
9 87 (2.52%) Blackberry
10 84 (2.44%) Public Cloud
11 83 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
12 80 (2.32%) Computer Science
13 67 (1.94%) Enterprise Storage
14 47 (1.36%) iPad
15 36 (1.04%) FlexPod
16 29 (0.84%) iPhone
17 28 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
18 27 (0.78%) Hedge funds
19 26 (0.75%) VxBlock/Vblock
20 24 (0.70%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 2700 (78.31%) Windows
2 1827 (52.99%) Windows Server
3 1293 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1027 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 741 (21.49%) Linux
6 488 (14.15%) Windows 7
7 319 (9.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 315 (9.14%) Windows 10
9 289 (8.38%) Windows 8
10 138 (4.00%) Unix
11 112 (3.25%) Solaris
12 98 (2.84%) Mac OS X
13 85 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 75 (2.18%) Ubuntu
15 67 (1.94%) CentOS
16 54 (1.57%) Windows XP
17 49 (1.42%) Debian
18 42 (1.22%) Android
19 25 (0.73%) Apple iOS
19 25 (0.73%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 685 (19.87%) ITIL
2 279 (8.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 202 (5.86%) Agile Software Development
4 195 (5.66%) Presales
5 177 (5.13%) Migration
6 176 (5.10%) Project Management
7 168 (4.87%) Mentoring
8 163 (4.73%) DevOps
9 139 (4.03%) Service Delivery
10 136 (3.94%) High Availability
11 120 (3.48%) Time Management
12 115 (3.34%) Information Security
13 111 (3.22%) Data Protection
14 99 (2.87%) Problem Management
15 97 (2.81%) Customer Requirements
16 91 (2.64%) Service Management
17 88 (2.55%) Incident Management
18 86 (2.49%) IT Strategy
19 83 (2.41%) Continuous Improvement
19 83 (2.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 604 (17.52%) SQL
2 490 (14.21%) PowerShell
3 164 (4.76%) Python
4 158 (4.58%) Java
5 130 (3.77%) Perl
6 102 (2.96%) JavaScript
7 100 (2.90%) C#
8 93 (2.70%) C
9 78 (2.26%) Ruby
10 54 (1.57%) C++
11 47 (1.36%) VB
12 44 (1.28%) VBScript
13 39 (1.13%) Bash Shell
14 31 (0.90%) Shell Script
15 16 (0.46%) PHP
16 8 (0.23%) VB.NET
17 4 (0.12%) T-SQL
18 3 (0.087%) Groovy
18 3 (0.087%) TypeScript
19 2 (0.058%) Scala
Qualifications
1 804 (23.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 552 (16.01%) MCSE
3 403 (11.69%) Cisco Certification
4 338 (9.80%) CCNA
5 305 (8.85%) MCSA
6 295 (8.56%) Degree
7 230 (6.67%) MCP
8 225 (6.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 203 (5.89%) Security Cleared
10 160 (4.64%) MCITP
11 142 (4.12%) CCNP
12 98 (2.84%) DV Cleared
13 96 (2.78%) SC Cleared
14 95 (2.76%) Citrix Certification
15 62 (1.80%) CCA
16 54 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
17 35 (1.02%) A+ Certification
18 34 (0.99%) MCTS
19 31 (0.90%) CCIE
20 25 (0.73%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 225 (6.53%) SLA
2 51 (1.48%) PCI DSS
3 20 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (0.58%) QA
4 11 (0.32%) GAMP
5 6 (0.17%) GPG13
6 4 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.12%) SSAE 16
7 2 (0.058%) BS25999
7 2 (0.058%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.058%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.058%) PMO
8 1 (0.029%) COBIT
8 1 (0.029%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.029%) DICOM
8 1 (0.029%) GCP
8 1 (0.029%) GDPR
8 1 (0.029%) HL7
8 1 (0.029%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 2014 (58.41%) Active Directory
2 1918 (55.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 298 (8.64%) vSphere
4 292 (8.47%) XenApp
5 141 (4.09%) XenDesktop
6 136 (3.94%) VMware ESXi
7 124 (3.60%) Virtual Machines
8 112 (3.25%) VMware ESX
9 100 (2.90%) Virtual Servers
10 98 (2.84%) KVM
11 96 (2.78%) NFS
12 95 (2.76%) Terminal Services
13 93 (2.70%) Xen
14 65 (1.89%) XenServer
15 54 (1.57%) Forefront TMG
16 51 (1.48%) Firmware
17 49 (1.42%) Oracle RAC
17 49 (1.42%) SRDF
18 46 (1.33%) VMware Workstation
19 40 (1.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 382 (11.08%) SCCM
2 280 (8.12%) SCOM
3 131 (3.80%) Backup Exec
4 124 (3.60%) Puppet
5 107 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
6 87 (2.52%) WSUS
7 86 (2.49%) Microsoft Clustering
8 72 (2.09%) NetBackup
9 63 (1.83%) SCVMM
10 61 (1.77%) Ansible
11 53 (1.54%) Nagios
12 40 (1.16%) Failover Clustering
12 40 (1.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 27 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
13 27 (0.78%) SCSM
14 24 (0.70%) SCDPM
15 22 (0.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 21 (0.61%) ZABBIX
17 20 (0.58%) SCOrch
18 19 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2491 (72.24%) VMware
2 1988 (57.66%) Microsoft
3 1047 (30.37%) Cisco
4 790 (22.91%) Citrix
5 526 (15.26%) HP
6 391 (11.34%) NetApp
7 254 (7.37%) Oracle
8 244 (7.08%) Dell
9 178 (5.16%) EMC
10 161 (4.67%) Veeam
11 139 (4.03%) SonicWALL
12 130 (3.77%) Juniper
13 125 (3.63%) Apple
14 116 (3.36%) CheckPoint
15 107 (3.10%) 3PAR
16 105 (3.05%) IBM
17 103 (2.99%) Red Hat
18 87 (2.52%) Symantec
19 80 (2.32%) Sophos
20 72 (2.09%) Veritas
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kendal, Cumbria
Itecco
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus scheme and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23 - £27 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Premier IT
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Washington, Tyne and Wear
Central Employment
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
SoCode Limited
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + +Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + additional company benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 9 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East London
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 9 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £44000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £42k
Posted: 6 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday