The table below looks at the statistics for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 205 209 207
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing KVM 8 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% 0.060% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 1.20% 0.44% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 15
Median salary £50,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
KVM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
666 682 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.04% 13.65% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 563 493 557
Median salary £50,000 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing KVM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

KVM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

KVM
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

KVM Salary Trend in Berkshire

KVM
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing KVM across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

KVM Salary Histogram in Berkshire

KVM
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +18 8 £50,000 -
KVM
South East

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing KVM 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for KVM.

1 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 17 (73.91%) High Availability
3 15 (65.22%) OpenStack
4 14 (60.87%) Bash Shell
4 14 (60.87%) Python
5 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
6 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
6 12 (52.17%) VMware
7 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
7 11 (47.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (43.48%) Open Source
8 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
8 10 (43.48%) Hadoop
8 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
8 10 (43.48%) Big Data
8 10 (43.48%) PaaS
8 10 (43.48%) VirtualBox
8 10 (43.48%) IaaS
8 10 (43.48%) Docker
8 10 (43.48%) SOA
8 10 (43.48%) IPv4
8 10 (43.48%) Java
8 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
8 10 (43.48%) SQL
8 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (34.78%) Configuration Management
9 8 (34.78%) HTTP

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 15 (65.22%) OpenStack
2 8 (34.78%) Apache
2 8 (34.78%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (34.78%) nginx
3 1 (4.35%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (43.48%) IaaS
2 10 (43.48%) PaaS
3 4 (17.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) IPv4
2 8 (34.78%) HTTP
3 4 (17.39%) SSH
4 3 (13.04%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) Firewall
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) Big Data
1 10 (43.48%) Hadoop
2 8 (34.78%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (34.78%) MongoDB
2 8 (34.78%) Redis
2 8 (34.78%) Riak
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
2 8 (34.78%) Bugzilla
2 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 8 (34.78%) JIRA
2 8 (34.78%) Selenium
2 8 (34.78%) Subversion
2 8 (34.78%) Trac
3 1 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Hadoop Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Open Source Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Ubuntu Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) Big Data Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Linux Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Linux Support
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Support Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.35%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
1 8 (34.78%) JSON
1 8 (34.78%) Kafka
1 8 (34.78%) REST
1 8 (34.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 8 (34.78%) WebSockets
1 8 (34.78%) XML
2 4 (17.39%) libvirt
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) PKI
2 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (26.09%) Windows
4 4 (17.39%) FreeBSD
4 4 (17.39%) OpenBSD
4 4 (17.39%) Ubuntu
4 4 (17.39%) Unix
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
5 3 (13.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) High Availability
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Open Source
2 10 (43.48%) SOA
2 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
3 8 (34.78%) Automated Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Configuration Management
3 8 (34.78%) Defensive Programming
3 8 (34.78%) Logistics
3 8 (34.78%) Memory Management
3 8 (34.78%) User Stories
4 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) Open Source Development
6 2 (8.70%) Automation Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.35%) DevOps
7 1 (4.35%) Operations Management
7 1 (4.35%) Service Management
7 1 (4.35%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Bash Shell
1 14 (60.87%) Python
2 10 (43.48%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) Perl
3 4 (17.39%) PHP
3 4 (17.39%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) RHCE
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (43.48%) Docker
2 10 (43.48%) VirtualBox
3 8 (34.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (34.78%) HDFS
4 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
4 4 (17.39%) Ceph
4 4 (17.39%) QEMU
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (4.35%) vSphere
6 1 (4.35%) Xen
6 1 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Ambari
1 8 (34.78%) Hadoop YARN
1 8 (34.78%) Kibana
1 8 (34.78%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (34.78%) Puppet
2 4 (17.39%) CFEngine
2 4 (17.39%) Ganeti
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (17.39%) ZABBIX
3 3 (13.04%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) VMware
2 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
3 7 (30.43%) Oracle
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco
4 4 (17.39%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) EMC
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft