The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 87 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing KVM 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.22% - -
As % of the System Software category 3.28% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £44,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -10.20%
KVM
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

System Software Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
61 26 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 6.75% 3.79% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 45 19 82
Average salary £38,000 £22,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.88% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 30 January 2015, 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 12 (85.71%) Configuration Management
2 12 (85.71%) Mac OS X
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 12 (85.71%) OpenStack
3 9 (64.29%) Ruby
3 9 (64.29%) Perl
3 9 (64.29%) MySQL
3 9 (64.29%) UNIX
3 9 (64.29%) Python
3 9 (64.29%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (57.14%) VoIP
5 7 (50.00%) Workflow
5 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 7 (50.00%) Node.js
5 7 (50.00%) Puppet
5 7 (50.00%) Open Source
5 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 7 (50.00%) LXC
5 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (35.71%) Ansible
6 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
6 5 (35.71%) Android
6 5 (35.71%) OpenLDAP
6 5 (35.71%) NFS
7 4 (28.57%) Mac OS X Server

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 12 (85.71%) OpenStack
2 7 (50.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) VoIP
2 5 (35.71%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) BGP
3 2 (14.29%) SMTP
3 2 (14.29%) HTTP
4 1 (7.14%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) MySQL
1 9 (64.29%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
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 7 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 12 (85.71%) Mac OS X
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 9 (64.29%) UNIX
4 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
4 5 (35.71%) Android
5 4 (28.57%) Mac OS X Server
6 2 (14.29%) Debian
7 1 (7.14%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Configuration Management
2 7 (50.00%) Workflow
2 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Ruby
1 9 (64.29%) Perl
1 9 (64.29%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (14.29%) Java
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) LXC
2 5 (35.71%) NFS
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Xen
4 1 (7.14%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Puppet
2 5 (35.71%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) VMware