Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Hyper-V
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 102 181
Rank change year-on-year -28 +79 -6
Permanent jobs citing Hyper-V 100 118 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.77% 2.27% 1.01%
As % of the System Software category 17.92% 21.65% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 76 92 41
Scotland median annual salary £44,705 £36,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.18% -13.25% +18.57%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,875 £52,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 558 545 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 9.89% 10.51% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 402 363 323
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £25,513 £25,350 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.53%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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
Edinburgh 0 54 £57,500 +59.72% 4
Glasgow -48 20 £43,750 +16.67% 3
South Lanarkshire -1 11 £44,705 +49.02%
North Lanarkshire - 7 £47,500 -
Fife 0 3 £33,750 -8.78%
East Ayrshire - 3 £20,000 -
Lanarkshire -2 2 £32,750 -27.22%
Hyper-V
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 74 (74.00%) VMware
2 69 (69.00%) Windows
3 66 (66.00%) Active Directory
4 63 (63.00%) Microsoft
5 57 (57.00%) Windows Server
6 46 (46.00%) Cisco
7 45 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 43 (43.00%) SCCM
9 42 (42.00%) PowerShell
10 40 (40.00%) SCOM
11 39 (39.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 39 (39.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 38 (38.00%) DNS
12 38 (38.00%) DHCP
13 37 (37.00%) ITIL
14 32 (32.00%) Firewall
15 30 (30.00%) Citrix
15 30 (30.00%) Office 365
16 29 (29.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 27 (27.00%) MS Exchange
18 24 (24.00%) XenApp
18 24 (24.00%) Data Centre
19 23 (23.00%) Change Management
20 22 (22.00%) SQL Server
21 21 (21.00%) SQL
21 21 (21.00%) MCSE
21 21 (21.00%) Microsoft Certification
22 20 (20.00%) VPN
22 20 (20.00%) SolarWinds
22 20 (20.00%) VMware ESXi

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 27 (27.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.00%) IIS
4 6 (6.00%) Skype for Business
5 4 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 39 (39.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (30.00%) Office 365
3 12 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.00%) IaaS
5 4 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (4.00%) SaaS
6 3 (3.00%) PaaS
7 2 (2.00%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (38.00%) DHCP
1 38 (38.00%) DNS
2 32 (32.00%) Firewall
3 20 (20.00%) VPN
4 19 (19.00%) VLAN
5 18 (18.00%) Internet
6 14 (14.00%) LAN
6 14 (14.00%) SAN
6 14 (14.00%) WAN
7 11 (11.00%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (8.00%) TCP/IP
9 5 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (5.00%) S/MIME
9 5 (5.00%) Unified Communications
9 5 (5.00%) VoIP
10 4 (4.00%) SSL
11 2 (2.00%) Ethernet
11 2 (2.00%) SMTP
11 2 (2.00%) Telnet
11 2 (2.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (3.00%) MySQL
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.00%) Subversion
1 3 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (3.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (46.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (17.00%) IT Engineer
3 13 (13.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (11.00%) Network Engineer
5 9 (9.00%) Administrator
6 8 (8.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) Consultant
8 6 (6.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 5 (5.00%) Architect
10 4 (4.00%) Analyst
10 4 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (3.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 3 (3.00%) Technical Manager
11 3 (3.00%) Test Engineer
12 2 (2.00%) Applications Manager
12 2 (2.00%) Exchange Administrator
12 2 (2.00%) Infrastructure Architect
12 2 (2.00%) Linux Administrator
12 2 (2.00%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (13.00%) Virtual Team
3 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (10.00%) PKI
5 4 (4.00%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.00%) Clustering
7 2 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.00%) Replication
8 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.00%) Fintech
8 1 (1.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 69 (69.00%) Windows
2 57 (57.00%) Windows Server
3 39 (39.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (29.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (18.00%) Linux
6 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.00%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.00%) Unix
9 1 (1.00%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.00%) ITIL
2 23 (23.00%) Change Management
3 17 (17.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 16 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (15.00%) IT Strategy
6 13 (13.00%) Application Packaging
6 13 (13.00%) Performance Management
6 13 (13.00%) Validation
7 11 (11.00%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (10.00%) Load Balancing
8 10 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
9 8 (8.00%) Open Source
9 8 (8.00%) Service Delivery
10 7 (7.00%) ITIL V3
10 7 (7.00%) Release Management
11 6 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (5.00%) Change Control
12 5 (5.00%) Scrum
13 4 (4.00%) Presales
13 4 (4.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 42 (42.00%) PowerShell
2 21 (21.00%) SQL
3 4 (4.00%) Python
4 3 (3.00%) C#
4 3 (3.00%) Java
5 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (21.00%) MCSE
1 21 (21.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (18.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (12.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (9.00%) HND
5 6 (6.00%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.00%) MCP
7 3 (3.00%) CCNA
8 2 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (2.00%) CISSP
8 2 (2.00%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (2.00%) Degree
9 1 (1.00%) CCNP
9 1 (1.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 66 (66.00%) Active Directory
2 45 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (24.00%) XenApp
4 20 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (19.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 18 (18.00%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.00%) ISA Server
7 2 (2.00%) KVM
7 2 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (43.00%) SCCM
2 40 (40.00%) SCOM
3 7 (7.00%) FortiGate
3 7 (7.00%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 6 (6.00%) Ansible
4 6 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (6.00%) Puppet
5 4 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (4.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (2.00%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 74 (74.00%) VMware
2 63 (63.00%) Microsoft
3 46 (46.00%) Cisco
4 30 (30.00%) Citrix
5 20 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 17 (17.00%) Google
7 8 (8.00%) Meraki
8 7 (7.00%) F5
8 7 (7.00%) Fortinet
8 7 (7.00%) Juniper
8 7 (7.00%) NetApp
8 7 (7.00%) Trend Micro
9 6 (6.00%) CA
9 6 (6.00%) Symantec
9 6 (6.00%) Varonis
10 4 (4.00%) CheckPoint
11 3 (3.00%) CommVault
11 3 (3.00%) Dell
11 3 (3.00%) IBM
11 3 (3.00%) Oracle