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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 84 109 74
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -35
Permanent jobs citing KVM 6 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.69% 0.46% 1.51%
As % of the System Software category 6.19% 6.12% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 12
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
97 98 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 11.15% 7.59% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 88 84 44
Average salary £39,250 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 July 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 23 (100.00%) MySQL
1 23 (100.00%) Python
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
1 23 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (95.65%) VMware
2 22 (95.65%) Ruby
2 22 (95.65%) DNS
2 22 (95.65%) SMTP
2 22 (95.65%) HTTP
2 22 (95.65%) Java
2 22 (95.65%) Perl
2 22 (95.65%) Xen
2 22 (95.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (91.30%) Puppet
3 21 (91.30%) Ubuntu
4 19 (82.61%) BGP
5 13 (56.52%) Debian
6 12 (52.17%) Tomcat
6 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
6 12 (52.17%) IMAP
6 12 (52.17%) Relational Database
7 11 (47.83%) Configuration Management
7 11 (47.83%) Subversion
8 10 (43.48%) UNIX
8 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
8 10 (43.48%) Network Security
8 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
9 9 (39.13%) Juniper
9 9 (39.13%) Maven
9 9 (39.13%) OSPF

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (52.17%) Tomcat
2 7 (30.43%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (4.35%) Route 53
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) SMTP
1 22 (95.65%) HTTP
1 22 (95.65%) DNS
2 19 (82.61%) BGP
3 12 (52.17%) IMAP
4 10 (43.48%) Network Security
4 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
5 9 (39.13%) OSPF
6 6 (26.09%) VPN
6 6 (26.09%) VLAN
7 4 (17.39%) SAN
7 4 (17.39%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) MySQL
1 23 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (52.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
2 11 (47.83%) Subversion
3 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
4 9 (39.13%) Maven
5 1 (4.35%) Redmine
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Systems Administrator
1 21 (91.30%) Administrator
2 16 (69.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 16 (69.57%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (43.48%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 10 (43.48%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Junior
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (91.30%) Ubuntu
3 13 (56.52%) Debian
4 10 (43.48%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Configuration Management
2 8 (34.78%) Load Balancing
3 3 (13.04%) DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.35%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Python
2 22 (95.65%) Ruby
2 22 (95.65%) Java
2 22 (95.65%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 22 (95.65%) Xen
1 22 (95.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 21 (91.30%) Puppet
2 5 (21.74%) Nagios
3 4 (17.39%) Icinga
4 1 (4.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) VMware
2 9 (39.13%) Juniper
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat