The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 91 101 92
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 15 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.04% 0.40% 0.50%
As % of the System Software category 12.40% 4.92% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 4
Average salary £35,000 £28,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £25,050 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,650 £59,400 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
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 Edinburgh region.

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
121 122 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.36% 8.12% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 67 79 42
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £24,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £50,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Hyper-V Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Hyper-V Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) VMware
3 19 (76.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (72.00%) SQL
5 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
7 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
8 11 (44.00%) WAN
8 11 (44.00%) ITIL
8 11 (44.00%) Firewall
9 10 (40.00%) SharePoint
10 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
11 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (28.00%) Citrix
11 7 (28.00%) LAN
11 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
12 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
12 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (20.00%) Bugzilla
13 5 (20.00%) XenApp
13 5 (20.00%) XenDesktop
13 5 (20.00%) Android
13 5 (20.00%) SCOM
13 5 (20.00%) Ruby
13 5 (20.00%) JIRA
13 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
13 5 (20.00%) QA
13 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
13 5 (20.00%) Test Management

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 10 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (12.00%) Lync
4 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (12.00%) IIS
4 3 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Project
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
1 3 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) WAN
1 11 (44.00%) Firewall
2 7 (28.00%) LAN
3 4 (16.00%) SAN
4 3 (12.00%) VPN
5 2 (8.00%) DNS
5 2 (8.00%) DHCP
5 2 (8.00%) VLAN
6 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.00%) Wireless
6 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.00%) NAS
6 1 (4.00%) VoIP
6 1 (4.00%) Internet
6 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 5 (20.00%) JIRA
2 5 (20.00%) FogBugz
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Graduate
4 1 (4.00%) Graduate Software Tester
4 1 (4.00%) Tester
4 1 (4.00%) Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (4.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (8.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (20.00%) Android
4 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 4 (16.00%) Linux
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (20.00%) Test Management
2 5 (20.00%) Change Control
2 5 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (12.00%) MOF
4 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.00%) Software Distribution
5 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.00%) Security Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Workflow
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (20.00%) Ruby
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (20.00%) ISEB
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.00%) MCSE
3 2 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) CCNP
4 1 (4.00%) HND
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
2 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (76.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (20.00%) XenApp
3 5 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (12.00%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (12.00%) ISA Server
5 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCOM
2 2 (8.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) VMware
2 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) Citrix
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.00%) Polycom
6 1 (4.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) Avaya
6 1 (4.00%) Juniper
6 1 (4.00%) Symantec