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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 167 211 214
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +3
Permanent jobs citing KVM 20 2 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 0.040% 0.40%
As % of the System Software category 3.45% 0.26% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 10
Median salary £62,500 £43,750 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £40,750 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £46,750 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

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
580 756 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.85% 15.12% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 483 666 577
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Slough - 11 £62,500 -
Reading +37 7 £37,500 -14.28%
KVM
South East

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 29 (93.55%) Linux
2 26 (83.87%) Red Hat
3 23 (74.19%) CentOS
4 19 (61.29%) MySQL
5 18 (58.06%) Open Source
6 17 (54.84%) Puppet
7 16 (51.61%) Hyper-V
7 16 (51.61%) Ubuntu
7 16 (51.61%) Apache
8 15 (48.39%) nginx
8 15 (48.39%) Bash Shell
9 14 (45.16%) Python
9 14 (45.16%) SQL
9 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
10 13 (41.94%) Nagios
11 12 (38.71%) Xen
11 12 (38.71%) DevOps
12 11 (35.48%) Varnish
12 11 (35.48%) Debian
13 10 (32.26%) VMware
13 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (29.03%) Hadoop
14 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
14 9 (29.03%) High Availability
14 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
14 9 (29.03%) Firewall
14 9 (29.03%) Windows
14 9 (29.03%) Java
15 8 (25.81%) SaaS
15 8 (25.81%) NoSQL

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 16 (51.61%) Apache
2 15 (48.39%) nginx
3 7 (22.58%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (22.58%) OpenStack
4 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) SaaS
2 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (19.35%) IaaS
4 5 (16.13%) Oracle CX
5 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (12.90%) PaaS
6 3 (9.68%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
2 9 (29.03%) Firewall
3 5 (16.13%) IPv4
4 4 (12.90%) DNS
4 4 (12.90%) HTTP
5 3 (9.68%) DHCP
6 2 (6.45%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (3.23%) BGP
7 1 (3.23%) IPsec
7 1 (3.23%) IPv6
7 1 (3.23%) LTE
7 1 (3.23%) OSPF
7 1 (3.23%) SSL
7 1 (3.23%) UMTS
7 1 (3.23%) VPN
7 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (61.29%) MySQL
2 9 (29.03%) Hadoop
3 8 (25.81%) NoSQL
4 7 (22.58%) Redis
5 4 (12.90%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (12.90%) Big Data
5 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
5 4 (12.90%) Riak
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
6 3 (9.68%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
1 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.90%) Bugzilla
2 4 (12.90%) JIRA
2 4 (12.90%) Selenium
2 4 (12.90%) Subversion
2 4 (12.90%) Trac
General
1 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Administrator
2 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) Big Data Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Open Source Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) LAMP
2 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
2 4 (12.90%) HTML
2 4 (12.90%) JSON
2 4 (12.90%) Kafka
2 4 (12.90%) REST
2 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (12.90%) WebSockets
2 4 (12.90%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) PKI
3 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Linux
2 23 (74.19%) CentOS
3 16 (51.61%) Ubuntu
4 11 (35.48%) Debian
5 9 (29.03%) Windows
6 5 (16.13%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Open Source
2 12 (38.71%) DevOps
3 9 (29.03%) High Availability
4 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
5 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (16.13%) Trend Analysis
6 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.90%) Automated Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (12.90%) Defensive Programming
6 4 (12.90%) Logistics
6 4 (12.90%) Memory Management
6 4 (12.90%) Open Source Development
6 4 (12.90%) SOA
6 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
6 4 (12.90%) User Stories
7 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
8 2 (6.45%) Feasibility Study
8 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Bash Shell
2 14 (45.16%) Python
2 14 (45.16%) SQL
3 9 (29.03%) Java
4 6 (19.35%) PHP
5 5 (16.13%) Perl
5 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
6 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.23%) C++
7 1 (3.23%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Hyper-V
2 12 (38.71%) Xen
3 11 (35.48%) Varnish
4 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (22.58%) Docker
5 7 (22.58%) VirtualBox
6 6 (19.35%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (12.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (12.90%) HDFS
8 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
8 2 (6.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (54.84%) Puppet
2 13 (41.94%) Nagios
3 6 (19.35%) Cobbler
3 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (16.13%) Graphite
5 4 (12.90%) Ambari
5 4 (12.90%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (12.90%) Kibana
6 1 (3.23%) Ansible
6 1 (3.23%) cPanel
6 1 (3.23%) Plesk
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Red Hat
2 10 (32.26%) VMware
3 6 (19.35%) Juniper
4 5 (16.13%) Oracle
4 5 (16.13%) Sun
5 3 (9.68%) Rackspace
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft