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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 97 76 92
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +16
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 4 26 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.30% 1.85% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 3.17% 22.61% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 24 2
Average salary £31,500 £31,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £30,450 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £70,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -7.31%
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
126 115 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.32% 8.20% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67 79 50
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,050 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,700 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
3 16 (88.89%) MS Exchange
4 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (77.78%) Cisco
6 13 (72.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (66.67%) Lync
7 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (66.67%) VMware
8 11 (61.11%) Firewall
9 9 (50.00%) IP Telephony
9 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
10 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
10 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
11 7 (38.89%) IIS
11 7 (38.89%) ITIL
12 6 (33.33%) Blackberry
12 6 (33.33%) SAN
12 6 (33.33%) MS Office
12 6 (33.33%) Windows XP
12 6 (33.33%) WAN
12 6 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
12 6 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (33.33%) Windows Phone
13 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (27.78%) Degree
13 5 (27.78%) SCCM
13 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (27.78%) HP

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 13 (72.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (66.67%) Lync
4 7 (38.89%) IIS
5 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
3 6 (33.33%) WAN
3 6 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (11.11%) VoIP
5 2 (11.11%) VPN
5 2 (11.11%) DNS
6 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (22.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Support
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (16.67%) Fat Client
3 3 (16.67%) Thin Client
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Phone
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.56%) Linux
7 1 (5.56%) CentOS
7 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) HND
3 2 (11.11%) MCSE
3 2 (11.11%) MCSA
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
2 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (22.22%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (11.11%) XenApp
5 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
2 4 (22.22%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (77.78%) Cisco
3 12 (66.67%) VMware
4 5 (27.78%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) Draytek
6 1 (5.56%) Avaya
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat