The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 30 40 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 2 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.85% 0.77% 3.67%
As % of the System Software category 9.52% 5.13% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.31% -0.65%
Hyper-V
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

System Software Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
21 39 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 8.94% 14.94% 17.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 44
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,700 £23,486
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Hyper-V Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Linux

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) EMC