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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 103 106 107
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing KVM 9 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.60% 0.37% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 4.55% 2.76% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 4
Average salary £32,500 £51,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.58% -14.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
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
198 217 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.27% 13.44% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 124 156 96
Average salary £35,088 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.43% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,175 £24,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing KVM across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

KVM Salary Histogram in Cambridge

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Xen
3 9 (81.82%) CentOS
3 9 (81.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (81.82%) Bash Shell
3 9 (81.82%) Perl
3 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) Unix
5 4 (36.36%) Postfix
5 4 (36.36%) LAMP
5 4 (36.36%) Ruby
5 4 (36.36%) LPIC
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
5 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (36.36%) HAProxy
5 4 (36.36%) iptables
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 4 (36.36%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
5 4 (36.36%) MySQL
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) JBoss
5 4 (36.36%) SSL

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
1 4 (36.36%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
1 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (81.82%) Linux Support
2 9 (81.82%) Linux Support Engineer
2 9 (81.82%) Support Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) Unix Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) Unix Support
3 5 (45.45%) Unix Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior IT Support
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Linux Support
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Unix Support
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Unix Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) LAMP
1 4 (36.36%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
2 1 (9.09%) Verilog
2 1 (9.09%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) CentOS
2 9 (81.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
1 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Bash Shell
1 9 (81.82%) Perl
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) Ruby
3 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) LPIC
1 4 (36.36%) RHCE
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) JTAG
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Xen
2 4 (36.36%) iptables
2 4 (36.36%) Postfix
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) HAProxy
1 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
2 4 (36.36%) Sun
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Epicor
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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