Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 149 126
Rank change year-on-year -16 -23 +58
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 62 71 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.12% 1.33% 2.10%
As % of the System Software category 9.89% 13.98% 22.04%
Number of salaries quoted 34 55 93
Scotland median annual salary £37,250 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.35% +21.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £73,750 £56,900
UK median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 advertised in Scotland with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 627 508 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.36% 9.54% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 441 350 341
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +5.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,613 £57,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Scotland

Hyper-V
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Hyper-V in Scotland

Hyper-V
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Scotland over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Hyper-V in Scotland

Hyper-V
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -7 30 £38,500 -23.00%
Edinburgh -25 18 £35,000 -39.13% 5
Stirling - 6 £36,250 -
East Ayrshire -1 4 £31,500 +57.50%
Falkirk - 2 £38,500 -
North Lanarkshire -2 1 £32,000 -11.11%
Scottish Borders -4 1 £40,000 +17.65% 1
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Hyper-V
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 40 (64.52%) VMware
2 38 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 37 (59.68%) Windows
4 29 (46.77%) Active Directory
5 27 (43.55%) Firewall
6 26 (41.94%) Linux
6 26 (41.94%) Microsoft Azure
7 25 (40.32%) Office 365
8 23 (37.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (37.10%) Windows Server
9 20 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (30.65%) SQL
11 18 (29.03%) DNS
12 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (24.19%) TCP/IP
14 14 (22.58%) DHCP
14 14 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 13 (20.97%) WAN
15 13 (20.97%) Cisco
16 12 (19.35%) LAN
16 12 (19.35%) Data Centre
17 11 (17.74%) Windows 10
17 11 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
17 11 (17.74%) PowerShell
17 11 (17.74%) MS Exchange
17 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Office
17 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
17 11 (17.74%) Unix
17 11 (17.74%) Clustering
18 10 (16.13%) Apache

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 11 (17.74%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.13%) Apache
3 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (9.68%) iPlanet
3 6 (9.68%) JBoss
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (9.68%) Tomcat
3 6 (9.68%) WebLogic
4 5 (8.06%) nginx
5 4 (6.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 26 (41.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (40.32%) Office 365
3 11 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (14.52%) IaaS
5 5 (8.06%) SaaS
6 4 (6.45%) Akamai
7 3 (4.84%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (3.23%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (1.61%) PaaS
9 1 (1.61%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 27 (43.55%) Firewall
2 18 (29.03%) DNS
3 15 (24.19%) TCP/IP
4 14 (22.58%) DHCP
5 13 (20.97%) WAN
6 12 (19.35%) LAN
7 9 (14.52%) VLAN
8 8 (12.90%) SAN
8 8 (12.90%) VoIP
9 7 (11.29%) VPN
10 4 (6.45%) HTTP
10 4 (6.45%) Kerberos
10 4 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (6.45%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (6.45%) Wireshark
11 3 (4.84%) Internet
11 3 (4.84%) Intranet
12 2 (3.23%) SSL
12 2 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (3.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.23%) Retail
2 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) Support Engineer
3 6 (9.68%) Analyst
3 6 (9.68%) Build Engineer
3 6 (9.68%) IT Support
3 6 (9.68%) Migration Engineer
3 6 (9.68%) Unix Engineer
4 5 (8.06%) Administrator
4 5 (8.06%) IT Manager
4 5 (8.06%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (8.06%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (8.06%) Technical Support
4 5 (8.06%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Consultant
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Technical Support
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) IT Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) J2EE
2 4 (6.45%) LAMP
2 4 (6.45%) OAuth
2 4 (6.45%) OAuth2
2 4 (6.45%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 11 (17.74%) Clustering
3 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (4.84%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (4.84%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.23%) PMI
6 2 (3.23%) Replication
7 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.61%) Fintech
7 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 37 (59.68%) Windows
2 26 (41.94%) Linux
3 23 (37.10%) Windows Server
4 20 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (17.74%) Unix
6 11 (17.74%) Windows 10
7 7 (11.29%) Windows 7
8 6 (9.68%) AIX
8 6 (9.68%) HPUX
8 6 (9.68%) Solaris
9 4 (6.45%) Windows 8
10 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.61%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (14.52%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (14.52%) ITIL
2 9 (14.52%) Migration
3 8 (12.90%) Load Balancing
4 7 (11.29%) Collaborative Working
5 6 (9.68%) Converged Infrastructure
5 6 (9.68%) High Availability
5 6 (9.68%) ITSM
5 6 (9.68%) Programme Management
5 6 (9.68%) Project Management
5 6 (9.68%) Runbook
5 6 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 6 (9.68%) Service Management
5 6 (9.68%) Tech Ops
5 6 (9.68%) TOGAF
6 5 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.45%) Creative Thinking
7 4 (6.45%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.65%) SQL
2 11 (17.74%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.84%) PHP
4 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.61%) Perl
4 1 (1.61%) Python
4 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
1 4 (6.45%) MCSE
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.84%) CCNA
2 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.84%) HND
3 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.23%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.61%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.61%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) SLA
2 6 (9.68%) QA
3 2 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (3.23%) GDPR
4 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (46.77%) Active Directory
2 23 (37.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.68%) KVM
3 6 (9.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.61%) vSphere
6 1 (1.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) SCCM
1 8 (12.90%) SCOM
2 4 (6.45%) Kibana
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (4.84%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.61%) Ansible
4 1 (1.61%) Nagios
4 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.61%) Puppet
4 1 (1.61%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (64.52%) VMware
2 38 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 13 (20.97%) Cisco
4 8 (12.90%) Citrix
5 7 (11.29%) Oracle
6 6 (9.68%) Cognizant
6 6 (9.68%) PlateSpin
6 6 (9.68%) Sun
6 6 (9.68%) Veritas
7 4 (6.45%) EMC
8 3 (4.84%) Dell
8 3 (4.84%) Meraki
8 3 (4.84%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.84%) Xero
9 2 (3.23%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.23%) Google
9 2 (3.23%) NetApp
9 2 (3.23%) Veeam
10 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.61%) Sophos