The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 193 220 226
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +6
Permanent jobs citing KVM 33 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 0.056% 0.048%
As % of the System Software category 4.59% 0.43% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 32 3 3
Average salary £44,000 £6,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+633.33% -84.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +33.33%
System Software Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
719 699 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.22% 13.13% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 562 495 441
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
KVM
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 11 £40,000 - 1
Reading +9 10 £44,750 +27.85% 1
Maidenhead - 5 £67,500 -
Newbury - 3 £44,000 -
Wokingham - 3 £47,500 -
KVM
South East

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 54 (81.82%) Linux
2 38 (57.58%) Apache
3 27 (40.91%) ITIL
3 27 (40.91%) PHP
3 27 (40.91%) Drupal
3 27 (40.91%) Bash Shell
4 26 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (39.39%) VMware
5 25 (37.88%) Windows
5 25 (37.88%) Open Source
6 24 (36.36%) Performance Analysis
7 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (34.85%) Scrum
7 23 (34.85%) Identity Management
7 23 (34.85%) LAMP
7 23 (34.85%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (34.85%) ITIL Certification
7 23 (34.85%) XML
7 23 (34.85%) Vagrant
7 23 (34.85%) Opscode Chef
7 23 (34.85%) Git (software)
7 23 (34.85%) REST
7 23 (34.85%) Bitbucket
7 23 (34.85%) Jenkins
8 22 (33.33%) IIS
9 19 (28.79%) MySQL
9 19 (28.79%) Product Management
10 17 (25.76%) Red Hat
11 13 (19.70%) Active Directory
11 13 (19.70%) nginx

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 38 (57.58%) Apache
2 27 (40.91%) Drupal
3 22 (33.33%) IIS
4 13 (19.70%) nginx
5 9 (13.64%) MS Exchange
6 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (6.06%) OpenStack
7 4 (6.06%) WordPress
7 4 (6.06%) Alfresco
7 4 (6.06%) CMS
8 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.64%) MS Office
3 8 (12.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) Network Security
2 7 (10.61%) Internet
3 6 (9.09%) DNS
4 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.58%) Firewall
5 4 (6.06%) HTTP
6 3 (4.55%) LDAP
6 3 (4.55%) SMTP
6 3 (4.55%) SSL
7 2 (3.03%) SAN
7 2 (3.03%) DHCP
8 1 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.52%) Wireless
8 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.52%) Wireless Security
8 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.52%) VPN
8 1 (1.52%) 802.11
8 1 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.79%) MySQL
2 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (34.85%) Git (software)
1 23 (34.85%) Bitbucket
1 23 (34.85%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 9 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Banking
2 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Administrator
2 24 (36.36%) Linux Administrator
3 20 (30.30%) Systems Administrator
3 20 (30.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 12 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (12.12%) Server Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Linux Support Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Consultant
7 6 (9.09%) Linux Support
8 4 (6.06%) Operations Manager
8 4 (6.06%) IT Services Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Service Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (6.06%) IT Services Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.85%) LAMP
1 23 (34.85%) XML
1 23 (34.85%) REST
2 2 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (1.52%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 25 (37.88%) Open Source
2 1 (1.52%) Clustering
2 1 (1.52%) PKI
2 1 (1.52%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 54 (81.82%) Linux
2 25 (37.88%) Windows
3 9 (13.64%) CentOS
3 9 (13.64%) Debian
4 5 (7.58%) UNIX
5 3 (4.55%) SUSE
5 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.03%) Solaris
6 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Android
7 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (1.52%) AIX
7 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) ITIL
2 24 (36.36%) Performance Analysis
3 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (34.85%) Scrum
3 23 (34.85%) Identity Management
3 23 (34.85%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (28.79%) Product Management
5 8 (12.12%) Database Tuning
5 8 (12.12%) Change Control
5 8 (12.12%) Change Management
5 8 (12.12%) Data Security
6 7 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.58%) Automated Testing
8 4 (6.06%) Service Management
8 4 (6.06%) Operations Management
8 4 (6.06%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (6.06%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (3.03%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.91%) PHP
1 27 (40.91%) Bash Shell
2 11 (16.67%) Perl
3 4 (6.06%) Python
4 3 (4.55%) SQL
4 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (34.85%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (7.58%) Degree
3 4 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.06%) CCNA
4 3 (4.55%) MCSA
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.55%) RHCE
5 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.52%) MBA
6 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.52%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 8 (12.12%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 26 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (19.70%) Active Directory
3 8 (12.12%) ISA Server
4 7 (10.61%) Hyper-V
5 6 (9.09%) Xen
6 5 (7.58%) vSphere
6 5 (7.58%) XenApp
7 4 (6.06%) XenDesktop
7 4 (6.06%) Varnish
8 2 (3.03%) XenServer
9 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.52%) NFS
9 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 23 (34.85%) Vagrant
1 23 (34.85%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (13.64%) Plesk
3 8 (12.12%) ARCserve
3 8 (12.12%) SCCM
4 6 (9.09%) Puppet
5 2 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) VMware
2 17 (25.76%) Red Hat
3 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 8 (12.12%) F5
4 8 (12.12%) ServiceNow
4 8 (12.12%) Websense
4 8 (12.12%) McAfee
5 5 (7.58%) Citrix
6 4 (6.06%) HP
6 4 (6.06%) Dell
6 4 (6.06%) Cisco
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle
8 1 (1.52%) IBM
8 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.52%) Veeam
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