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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 90 78 85
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 8 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.58% 1.69% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 6.35% 21.70% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 5
Average salary £29,750 £31,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -42.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £38,046
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £32,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -12.94%
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
126 106 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.18% 7.78% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 63 67 44
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 January 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 30 (96.77%) Windows
1 30 (96.77%) Microsoft
2 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
3 22 (70.97%) MS Exchange
4 20 (64.52%) Cisco
4 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (58.06%) VMware
5 18 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (58.06%) Lync
6 17 (54.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (54.84%) Firewall
7 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
8 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
8 13 (41.94%) PowerShell
9 12 (38.71%) IIS
9 12 (38.71%) IP Telephony
10 10 (32.26%) ITIL
10 10 (32.26%) WAN
11 9 (29.03%) MS Office
11 9 (29.03%) Windows XP
11 9 (29.03%) SAN
11 9 (29.03%) Blackberry
11 9 (29.03%) Cisco IPT
11 9 (29.03%) Degree
11 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (29.03%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (29.03%) Office 365
11 9 (29.03%) Windows Phone
12 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 22 (70.97%) MS Exchange
2 18 (58.06%) Lync
3 17 (54.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (38.71%) IIS
5 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
6 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
2 9 (29.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (29.03%) Office 365
2 3 (9.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) Firewall
2 12 (38.71%) IP Telephony
3 10 (32.26%) WAN
4 9 (29.03%) Cisco IPT
4 9 (29.03%) SAN
5 5 (16.13%) LAN
6 4 (12.90%) VoIP
6 4 (12.90%) VPN
6 4 (12.90%) DNS
7 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) Big Data
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (22.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Blackberry
2 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.90%) Fat Client
3 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.90%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (29.03%) Windows XP
3 9 (29.03%) Windows Phone
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
6 5 (16.13%) Ubuntu
7 2 (6.45%) Linux
7 2 (6.45%) CentOS
7 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
3 6 (19.35%) ERP
4 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.90%) Migration
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (19.35%) MCSA
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (9.68%) MCSE
5 2 (6.45%) HND
5 2 (6.45%) MCITP
System Software
1 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
2 18 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (29.03%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (22.58%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (6.45%) XenApp
5 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) SCOM
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 30 (96.77%) Microsoft
2 20 (64.52%) Cisco
3 18 (58.06%) VMware
4 7 (22.58%) HP
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix
5 2 (6.45%) Avaya
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.45%) Draytek
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago