The first table below looks at the demand for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 98 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Permanent jobs citing KVM 10 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.82% 1.60% -
As % of the System Software category 9.01% 27.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 0
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
System Software Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
111 44 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 9.11% 5.87% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 98 44 29
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
KVM
East Sussex

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing KVM across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

KVM Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

KVM
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing KVM across the Brighton region.

KVM Salary Trend in Brighton

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 13 (92.86%) Ruby
2 13 (92.86%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (92.86%) Perl
2 13 (92.86%) MySQL
2 13 (92.86%) Python
3 12 (85.71%) Configuration Management
4 11 (78.57%) Relational Database
4 11 (78.57%) UNIX
5 10 (71.43%) Windows
5 10 (71.43%) VoIP
5 10 (71.43%) Mac OS X
5 10 (71.43%) OpenStack
5 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
6 9 (64.29%) Open Source
6 9 (64.29%) Bash Shell
6 9 (64.29%) Node.js
6 9 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (64.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (64.29%) RDBMS
6 9 (64.29%) Workflow
7 6 (42.86%) Asterisk PBX
8 5 (35.71%) Puppet
9 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (28.57%) Xen
9 4 (28.57%) DNS
9 4 (28.57%) BGP
9 4 (28.57%) VMware
9 4 (28.57%) Java

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 10 (71.43%) OpenStack
2 9 (64.29%) Node.js
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) VoIP
2 6 (42.86%) Asterisk PBX
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) SMTP
3 4 (28.57%) HTTP
3 4 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (14.29%) IMAP
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security
4 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (14.29%) OSPF
5 1 (7.14%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) MySQL
1 13 (92.86%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (78.57%) Relational Database
3 9 (64.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) Maven
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 14 (100.00%) Administrator
1 14 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 14 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Open Source
2 2 (14.29%) E-Learning
3 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 11 (78.57%) UNIX
3 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) Mac OS X
3 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) Debian
5 1 (7.14%) OpenBSD
5 1 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Configuration Management
2 9 (64.29%) Workflow
2 9 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (64.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Perl
1 13 (92.86%) Python
1 13 (92.86%) Ruby
2 9 (64.29%) Bash Shell
3 4 (28.57%) Java
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Xen
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) NFS
2 1 (7.14%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Juniper