The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 105 113 119
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing KVM 14 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.79% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 10.07% 2.19% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 1
Average salary £55,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.14% +17.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
System Software Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
139 183 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.82% 11.04% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 121 143 93
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,629 £27,232
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
KVM
Cambridgeshire

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 28 July 2014.

KVM Salary Histogram in Cambridge

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (69.57%) Python
2 16 (69.57%) Computer Science
3 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
4 9 (39.13%) TDD
4 9 (39.13%) Degree
4 9 (39.13%) Refactoring
4 9 (39.13%) Firewall
4 9 (39.13%) Migration
4 9 (39.13%) Scrum
4 9 (39.13%) VMware
4 9 (39.13%) VPN
4 9 (39.13%) Sun
4 9 (39.13%) HP
4 9 (39.13%) SAN
4 9 (39.13%) Hitachi
4 9 (39.13%) NetApp
4 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
4 9 (39.13%) Firmware
4 9 (39.13%) Perl
4 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
4 9 (39.13%) Bash Shell
4 9 (39.13%) Puppet
4 9 (39.13%) Network Management
4 9 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (34.78%) DevOps
6 7 (30.43%) GCC
6 7 (30.43%) QEMU
6 7 (30.43%) OpenStack

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 7 (30.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Firewall
1 9 (39.13%) VPN
1 9 (39.13%) SAN
2 7 (30.43%) Wireless
2 7 (30.43%) SSH
3 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) GCC
1 7 (30.43%) LLVM
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
General
1 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
3 4 (17.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Software Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Systems Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Software Architect
3 3 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Computer Science
2 9 (39.13%) Firmware
3 6 (26.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) UNIX
3 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
2 9 (39.13%) TDD
2 9 (39.13%) Refactoring
2 9 (39.13%) Migration
2 9 (39.13%) Scrum
2 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
2 9 (39.13%) Network Management
3 8 (34.78%) DevOps
4 7 (30.43%) UML
4 7 (30.43%) Automated Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Python
2 9 (39.13%) Perl
2 9 (39.13%) Bash Shell
3 7 (30.43%) C
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
4 2 (8.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (30.43%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Puppet
1 9 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) VMware
1 9 (39.13%) Sun
1 9 (39.13%) HP
1 9 (39.13%) Hitachi
1 9 (39.13%) NetApp
1 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.35%) Huawei
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago