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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 87 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing KVM 13 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.16% 1.87% -
As % of the System Software category 11.21% 32.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £41,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -10.75%
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
116 40 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 10.34% 5.76% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 104 37 67
Average salary £34,000 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 September 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 18 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 18 (100.00%) VoIP
1 18 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 18 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 18 (100.00%) OpenStack
2 16 (88.89%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (88.89%) Performance Monitoring
2 16 (88.89%) Relational Database
2 16 (88.89%) Ruby
2 16 (88.89%) Node.js
2 16 (88.89%) Open Source
2 16 (88.89%) Bash Shell
2 16 (88.89%) RDBMS
2 16 (88.89%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (88.89%) Workflow
2 16 (88.89%) Python
2 16 (88.89%) Perl
2 16 (88.89%) MySQL
2 16 (88.89%) UNIX
3 7 (38.89%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (11.11%) Social Media
4 2 (11.11%) Puppet
4 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 2 (11.11%) Ansible
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Samba
4 2 (11.11%) OpenBSD

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 18 (100.00%) OpenStack
2 16 (88.89%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) VoIP
2 7 (38.89%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (11.11%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) MySQL
1 16 (88.89%) RDBMS
1 16 (88.89%) PostgreSQL
1 16 (88.89%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 18 (100.00%) Administrator
1 18 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 18 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 18 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 18 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 16 (88.89%) UNIX
3 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.11%) Android
3 2 (11.11%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 16 (88.89%) Workflow
2 16 (88.89%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (88.89%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (11.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Perl
1 16 (88.89%) Python
1 16 (88.89%) Ruby
1 16 (88.89%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) NFS
1 2 (11.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible