The table below looks at the statistics for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 206 197 188
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Permanent jobs citing KVM 3 17 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.060% 0.30% 0.69%
As % of the System Software category 0.47% 2.12% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 37
Average salary - £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
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
632 802 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.69% 14.30% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 452 529 627
Average salary £39,000 £42,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.77% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing KVM across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 3 - -
KVM
South East

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing KVM 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 KVM.

1 20 (74.07%) VMware
1 20 (74.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (62.96%) VPN
2 17 (62.96%) MPLS
2 17 (62.96%) Telecoms
3 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (59.26%) Marketing
4 14 (51.85%) Firewall
5 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
6 10 (37.04%) Linux
6 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
6 10 (37.04%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
7 8 (29.63%) MySQL
8 7 (25.93%) Windows
8 7 (25.93%) Python
8 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
8 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
8 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
8 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
8 7 (25.93%) Google
8 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
8 7 (25.93%) Degree
8 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
8 7 (25.93%) Public Cloud
8 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Cloud
8 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (25.93%) Puppet
9 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 5 (18.52%) Oracle Reports

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing KVM 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 KVM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) nginx
2 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (37.04%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (18.52%) Responsys
3 5 (18.52%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) VPN
1 17 (62.96%) MPLS
2 14 (51.85%) Firewall
3 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) HTTP
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) VLAN
4 1 (3.70%) Network Security
4 1 (3.70%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (3.70%) OSPF
4 1 (3.70%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) MySQL
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (18.52%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.41%) Subversion
General
1 17 (62.96%) Telecoms
2 16 (59.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Senior Manager
1 16 (59.26%) Marketing Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Linux Support
2 5 (18.52%) Linux Support Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) LAMP
2 2 (7.41%) Software Packaging
3 1 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.93%) Public Cloud
2 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Cloud
2 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
3 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
3 5 (18.52%) Statistics
4 2 (7.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) CentOS
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.41%) UNIX
4 2 (7.41%) Debian
4 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (18.52%) Performance Management
2 5 (18.52%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Python
1 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
2 5 (18.52%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) Perl
3 2 (7.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) MySQL Certification
2 5 (18.52%) IC3 Certification
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) RHCE
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
4 1 (3.70%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Puppet
2 5 (18.52%) Graphite
3 2 (7.41%) Nagios
3 2 (7.41%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (3.70%) Plesk
4 1 (3.70%) cPanel
4 1 (3.70%) Webmin
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) VMware
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) Google
3 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 5 (18.52%) Eloqua
4 5 (18.52%) Sun
5 2 (7.41%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) EMC