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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 439 271 207
Rank change year-on-year -168 -64 -52
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 537 438 112
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.68% 1.17% 1.26%
As % of the System Software category 3.51% 5.98% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 432 404 93
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £36,188 £37,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,500 £47,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.11% -17.39% +4.55%
75th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £74,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £86,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +8.43%

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 15,311 7,327 1,695
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 19.46% 19.51% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7,977 5,907 1,474
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - - -4.00%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,105 £93,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Hyper-V
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Hyper-V trend for jobs with a WFH option

Hyper-V
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Hyper-V.

Hyper-V salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Hyper-V over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Hyper-V salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, Hyper-V job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 418 (77.84%) VMware
2 381 (70.95%) Windows
3 357 (66.48%) Microsoft
4 343 (63.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 333 (62.01%) Azure
6 311 (57.91%) Active Directory
7 280 (52.14%) Microsoft 365
8 276 (51.40%) Windows Server
9 164 (30.54%) DHCP
9 164 (30.54%) DNS
10 162 (30.17%) Firewall
11 142 (26.44%) Cisco
12 133 (24.77%) Windows Server 2012
13 132 (24.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 117 (21.79%) Social Skills
15 110 (20.48%) Problem-Solving
16 108 (20.11%) WAN
17 104 (19.37%) MS Exchange
18 102 (18.99%) Linux
19 100 (18.62%) LAN
20 98 (18.25%) SharePoint
20 98 (18.25%) PowerShell
21 95 (17.69%) Agile
21 95 (17.69%) ITIL
22 94 (17.50%) Citrix
23 92 (17.13%) SAN
24 91 (16.95%) AWS
25 84 (15.64%) Project Management
26 81 (15.08%) Data Centre
27 79 (14.71%) HP

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 104 (19.37%) MS Exchange
2 98 (18.25%) SharePoint
3 36 (6.70%) IIS
4 30 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (2.98%) Skype for Business
6 15 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (1.30%) Ethereum
7 7 (1.30%) OpenZeppelin
8 5 (0.93%) Apache
8 5 (0.93%) Confluence
9 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 47 (8.75%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 333 (62.01%) Azure
2 280 (52.14%) Microsoft 365
3 91 (16.95%) AWS
4 73 (13.59%) Azure Active Directory
5 37 (6.89%) IaaS
6 34 (6.33%) SaaS
7 28 (5.21%) PaaS
8 12 (2.23%) Azure DevOps
8 12 (2.23%) OneDrive
8 12 (2.23%) Power Platform
9 10 (1.86%) Mimecast
10 8 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (1.49%) OpenShift
11 7 (1.30%) Azure Monitor
11 7 (1.30%) Rubrik
12 6 (1.12%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (1.12%) Azure Sentinel
13 5 (0.93%) GCP
14 4 (0.74%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 164 (30.54%) DHCP
1 164 (30.54%) DNS
2 162 (30.17%) Firewall
3 108 (20.11%) WAN
4 100 (18.62%) LAN
5 92 (17.13%) SAN
6 73 (13.59%) VPN
7 69 (12.85%) VLAN
8 63 (11.73%) Remote Desktop
9 58 (10.80%) TCP/IP
10 42 (7.82%) Wi-Fi
11 40 (7.45%) MPLS
12 25 (4.66%) VoIP
13 21 (3.91%) Fibre Channel
14 18 (3.35%) Skype
15 17 (3.17%) Wireshark
16 15 (2.79%) NetScaler
16 15 (2.79%) Network Security
16 15 (2.79%) SD-WAN
17 14 (2.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (12.48%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.91%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (1.49%) MySQL
4 7 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (1.30%) Power BI
5 5 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (0.74%) InfluxDB
6 4 (0.74%) MariaDB
7 3 (0.56%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.37%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.19%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.19%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 34 (6.33%) Git (software)
2 22 (4.10%) Selenium
3 18 (3.35%) JIRA
4 4 (0.74%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.19%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.19%) CircleCI
5 1 (0.19%) GitLab
5 1 (0.19%) JUnit
5 1 (0.19%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.19%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.19%) TestNG
General
1 117 (21.79%) Social Skills
2 68 (12.66%) Public Sector
3 56 (10.43%) Finance
4 52 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (4.28%) Legal
5 23 (4.28%) Organisational Skills
6 21 (3.91%) Telecoms
7 18 (3.35%) Manufacturing
8 17 (3.17%) Local Government
9 16 (2.98%) Presentation Skills
9 16 (2.98%) Retail
10 14 (2.61%) Documentation Skills
11 9 (1.68%) Games
11 9 (1.68%) Law
12 4 (0.74%) Advertising
13 3 (0.56%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 3 (0.56%) Influencing Skills
13 3 (0.56%) Marketing
14 2 (0.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (19.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 66 (12.29%) Support Engineer
3 60 (11.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 47 (8.75%) Architect
4 47 (8.75%) IT Engineer
5 40 (7.45%) Cloud Engineer
6 38 (7.08%) Consultant
7 37 (6.89%) Administrator
7 37 (6.89%) IT Support
8 34 (6.33%) Systems Administrator
9 30 (5.59%) Project Manager
10 29 (5.40%) 3rd Line Support
11 27 (5.03%) Software Test Engineer
11 27 (5.03%) Test Engineer
12 26 (4.84%) Network Engineer
13 25 (4.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 23 (4.28%) Solutions Architect
15 21 (3.91%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 21 (3.91%) Analyst
15 21 (3.91%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.17%) .NET
2 14 (2.61%) Flash
3 7 (1.30%) ARM Templates
4 6 (1.12%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (1.12%) SAML
5 5 (0.93%) Web Services
6 4 (0.74%) Flask
6 4 (0.74%) HTML
7 3 (0.56%) XML
8 2 (0.37%) 802.1X
8 2 (0.37%) CSS
8 2 (0.37%) JSON
8 2 (0.37%) pytest
8 2 (0.37%) Spring
8 2 (0.37%) WebRTC
8 2 (0.37%) XSLT
9 1 (0.19%) RESTful
9 1 (0.19%) RFC 2544
9 1 (0.19%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 81 (15.08%) Data Centre
2 51 (9.50%) Public Cloud
3 30 (5.59%) Clustering
4 27 (5.03%) Blockchain
4 27 (5.03%) Cardano
5 25 (4.66%) Self-Motivation
6 19 (3.54%) Driving Licence
6 19 (3.54%) Replication
7 18 (3.35%) Management Information System
8 16 (2.98%) Private Cloud
9 14 (2.61%) PKI
10 9 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
11 8 (1.49%) NHS
12 6 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
13 5 (0.93%) Analytical Mindset
13 5 (0.93%) Cloud Native
13 5 (0.93%) IoT
13 5 (0.93%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
14 3 (0.56%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 381 (70.95%) Windows
2 276 (51.40%) Windows Server
3 133 (24.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 102 (18.99%) Linux
5 71 (13.22%) Windows Server 2016
6 49 (9.12%) Windows 10
7 48 (8.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 47 (8.75%) Windows Server 2019
9 36 (6.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (2.61%) Unix
11 13 (2.42%) Windows 8
12 11 (2.05%) Android
13 10 (1.86%) Ubuntu
14 9 (1.68%) Windows 7
15 6 (1.12%) CentOS
15 6 (1.12%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.74%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.74%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (0.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (24.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 110 (20.48%) Problem-Solving
3 95 (17.69%) Agile
3 95 (17.69%) ITIL
4 84 (15.64%) Project Management
5 66 (12.29%) DevOps
6 61 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 59 (10.99%) Computer Science
7 59 (10.99%) Project Delivery
8 54 (10.06%) Service Delivery
9 51 (9.50%) Migration
10 50 (9.31%) Mathematics
11 41 (7.64%) CI/CD
11 41 (7.64%) PRINCE2
12 40 (7.45%) Software Testing
13 38 (7.08%) Time Management
14 37 (6.89%) Presales
14 37 (6.89%) Root Cause Analysis
15 36 (6.70%) Physics
16 33 (6.15%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (18.25%) PowerShell
2 70 (13.04%) SQL
3 56 (10.43%) Python
4 45 (8.38%) C#
5 33 (6.15%) Java
6 14 (2.61%) TypeScript
7 13 (2.42%) Scala
7 13 (2.42%) VB.NET
8 11 (2.05%) C
9 7 (1.30%) Haskell
9 7 (1.30%) Rust
10 6 (1.12%) Kotlin
11 5 (0.93%) Bash
12 4 (0.74%) C++
13 3 (0.56%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.56%) Perl
13 3 (0.56%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.56%) VB
14 2 (0.37%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 76 (14.15%) Degree
2 62 (11.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (9.12%) MCSE
4 44 (8.19%) Security Cleared
5 33 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (6.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 32 (5.96%) SC Cleared
7 31 (5.77%) CCNA
8 28 (5.21%) MCSA
9 27 (5.03%) ISEB
9 27 (5.03%) ISTQB
10 25 (4.66%) Computer Science Degree
11 20 (3.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 16 (2.98%) MCITP
13 14 (2.61%) MCTS
14 12 (2.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 11 (2.05%) MCP
16 10 (1.86%) VCAP
17 9 (1.68%) CCNP
17 9 (1.68%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.33%) SLA
2 30 (5.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (3.72%) QA
4 19 (3.54%) Cyber Essentials
5 10 (1.86%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 8 (1.49%) ISO 9001
7 7 (1.30%) GDPR
8 4 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.56%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.37%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.19%) NCSC
System Software
1 343 (63.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 311 (57.91%) Active Directory
3 69 (12.85%) vSphere
4 57 (10.61%) VMware ESXi
5 34 (6.33%) XenApp
6 33 (6.15%) Docker
7 30 (5.59%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 29 (5.40%) Virtual Machines
9 23 (4.28%) VMware NSX
10 21 (3.91%) XenDesktop
11 15 (2.79%) Virtual Desktop
12 13 (2.42%) Virtual Servers
13 11 (2.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 10 (1.86%) Terminal Services
15 9 (1.68%) Firmware
15 9 (1.68%) KVM
16 6 (1.12%) VMware Workstation
17 3 (0.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 3 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
17 3 (0.56%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 71 (13.22%) SCCM
2 63 (11.73%) WSUS
3 39 (7.26%) Microsoft Intune
4 32 (5.96%) Ansible
4 32 (5.96%) SCOM
5 27 (5.03%) Kubernetes
6 22 (4.10%) Single Sign-On
7 21 (3.91%) Terraform
8 15 (2.79%) NetBackup
9 13 (2.42%) SCVMM
10 10 (1.86%) FortiGate
11 8 (1.49%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 8 (1.49%) Grafana
12 7 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
13 6 (1.12%) Puppet
13 6 (1.12%) Rancher
14 5 (0.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 4 (0.74%) VxRail
16 3 (0.56%) Failover Clustering
16 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 418 (77.84%) VMware
2 357 (66.48%) Microsoft
3 142 (26.44%) Cisco
4 94 (17.50%) Citrix
5 79 (14.71%) HP
6 75 (13.97%) Veeam
7 40 (7.45%) Nimble Storage
8 34 (6.33%) Dell
9 26 (4.84%) Ruckus Wireless
10 25 (4.66%) Juniper
11 24 (4.47%) Meraki
12 23 (4.28%) Aruba
13 21 (3.91%) Civica
13 21 (3.91%) EMC
13 21 (3.91%) Fortinet
14 20 (3.72%) IBM
15 17 (3.17%) SonicWALL
16 16 (2.98%) ServiceNow
17 15 (2.79%) 3PAR
17 15 (2.79%) Veritas