The table below looks at the statistics for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank - 109 110
Permanent jobs citing KVM 0 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.77% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category - 7.33% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 2
Average salary - £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
KVM
Cambridgeshire

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

System Software Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
107 191 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.63% 10.48% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 96 159 123
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

KVM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

KVM
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

KVM Salary Trend in Cambridge

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) LLVM
2 3 (60.00%) GCC
2 3 (60.00%) QEMU
2 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Critical Success Factor
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Postfix
3 2 (40.00%) Electronics
3 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (40.00%) HAProxy
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) iptables
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) JBoss
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) RHCE

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) LLVM
1 3 (60.00%) GCC
2 2 (40.00%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) DTV
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) UML
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Critical Success Factor
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) RHCE
1 2 (40.00%) LPIC
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) QEMU
2 2 (40.00%) iptables
2 2 (40.00%) Xen
2 2 (40.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + stock options
Posted: 4 days ago