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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 202 209 214
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing KVM 22 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.40% 0.30% 0.058%
As % of the System Software category 2.98% 2.20% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 3
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £6,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +650.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -8.16%
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
738 727 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.36% 13.47% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 550 555 443
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
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 2015.

KVM Salary Histogram 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 27 February 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 +2 13 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Slough +7 7 £30,500 -32.22%
Windsor - 2 £52,500 -
KVM
South East

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (69.44%) Linux
2 24 (66.67%) VMware
2 24 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 13 (36.11%) MySQL
5 11 (30.56%) Apache
6 10 (27.78%) VPN
6 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
6 10 (27.78%) MPLS
6 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (25.00%) HP
7 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (25.00%) IIS
7 9 (25.00%) nginx
7 9 (25.00%) Plesk
7 9 (25.00%) Marketing
7 9 (25.00%) cPanel
7 9 (25.00%) Webmin
8 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
8 8 (22.22%) UNIX
9 7 (19.44%) ITIL
9 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
9 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
9 7 (19.44%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (13.89%) Open Source
11 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
11 5 (13.89%) Problem Management
11 5 (13.89%) RHCE

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 11 (30.56%) Apache
2 9 (25.00%) nginx
2 9 (25.00%) IIS
3 4 (11.11%) OpenStack
4 2 (5.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) VPN
1 10 (27.78%) MPLS
2 5 (13.89%) SAN
2 5 (13.89%) Firewall
3 3 (8.33%) HTTP
4 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.56%) DNS
4 2 (5.56%) VLAN
4 2 (5.56%) Network Security
4 2 (5.56%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (5.56%) OSPF
4 2 (5.56%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) MySQL
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) Subversion
3 2 (5.56%) Bitbucket
3 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 9 (25.00%) Marketing
3 5 (13.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (36.11%) Linux Support
2 13 (36.11%) Support Engineer
2 13 (36.11%) Linux Support Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Marketing Manager
3 8 (22.22%) Senior Manager
4 7 (19.44%) Architect
5 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Consultant
7 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Software Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Linux Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) XML
1 3 (8.33%) REST
2 2 (5.56%) LAMP
2 2 (5.56%) RESTful
3 1 (2.78%) OSGi
3 1 (2.78%) SOAP
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) Ajax
3 1 (2.78%) XMPP
3 1 (2.78%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Open Source
2 4 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) UNIX
3 5 (13.89%) Windows
3 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) Debian
5 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.78%) OpenBSD
6 1 (2.78%) CentOS
6 1 (2.78%) Solaris
6 1 (2.78%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL
3 5 (13.89%) TOGAF
3 5 (13.89%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.33%) Database Tuning
4 3 (8.33%) Product Management
5 2 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) DevOps
5 2 (5.56%) Identity Management
5 2 (5.56%) Scrum
5 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.78%) OOP
6 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
2 4 (11.11%) Perl
2 4 (11.11%) PHP
2 4 (11.11%) Python
3 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (2.78%) C
4 1 (2.78%) C++
4 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) RHCE
2 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.56%) vSphere
4 2 (5.56%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.78%) QEMU
5 1 (2.78%) Ceph
5 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Plesk
1 9 (25.00%) cPanel
1 9 (25.00%) Webmin
2 4 (11.11%) Puppet
2 4 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.56%) Nagios
4 2 (5.56%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.78%) CFEngine
5 1 (2.78%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) VMware
2 9 (25.00%) HP
3 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
4 5 (13.89%) Dell
4 5 (13.89%) Cisco
4 5 (13.89%) IBM
5 4 (11.11%) EMC
6 3 (8.33%) Google
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago