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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 223 215 206
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing KVM 1 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.019% 0.31% 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 0.13% 2.29% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 23
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
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
786 741 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.13% 13.53% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 696 571 588
Average salary £46,500 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.04% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

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 14 February 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
(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 -6 1 £42,500 +41.66% 1
KVM
South East

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Ceph
2 1 (50.00%) Ganeti
2 1 (50.00%) libvirt
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) FreeBSD
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) OpenBSD
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) libvirt
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) FreeBSD
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) OpenBSD
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Ceph
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (50.00%) Ganeti
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago