The table below looks at the statistics for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 291 320 317
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -3
Permanent jobs citing KVM 29 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.051% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 2.45% 0.60% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 19
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,750 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £37,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £41,247 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -11.29%
KVM
London

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

System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1185 999 1178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.29% 8.45% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1030 873 1059
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

KVM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

KVM
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

KVM Salary Trend in the City of London

KVM
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing KVM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

KVM Salary Histogram in the City of London

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (93.18%) Ruby
3 38 (86.36%) MySQL
3 38 (86.36%) Python
4 37 (84.09%) Apache
4 37 (84.09%) Nagios
4 37 (84.09%) VMware
4 37 (84.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (81.82%) Ubuntu
6 35 (79.55%) Red Hat
7 34 (77.27%) Perl
8 33 (75.00%) nginx
8 33 (75.00%) Tomcat
9 32 (72.73%) ZABBIX
9 32 (72.73%) Puppet
9 32 (72.73%) Xen
10 31 (70.45%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (70.45%) CentOS
11 30 (68.18%) Oracle
12 29 (65.91%) ITIL
12 29 (65.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 29 (65.91%) Bash Shell
13 28 (63.64%) F5
13 28 (63.64%) CFEngine
13 28 (63.64%) Cacti
13 28 (63.64%) BIG-IP
13 28 (63.64%) Statistical Analysis
13 28 (63.64%) Load Balancing
13 28 (63.64%) JBoss
13 28 (63.64%) DB2

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 37 (84.09%) Apache
2 33 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 33 (75.00%) nginx
3 28 (63.64%) WebLogic
4 4 (9.09%) Node.js
5 3 (6.82%) Jetty
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.27%) IIS
6 1 (2.27%) Lync
6 1 (2.27%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Joyent
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (63.64%) BIG-IP
1 28 (63.64%) NetScaler
1 28 (63.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (13.64%) NAS
2 6 (13.64%) SSL
2 6 (13.64%) DHCP
3 5 (11.36%) Firewall
3 5 (11.36%) SSH
3 5 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.82%) LDAP
6 2 (4.55%) DNS
6 2 (4.55%) tcpdump
6 2 (4.55%) Wireshark
6 2 (4.55%) Multicast
7 1 (2.27%) SAN
7 1 (2.27%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.27%) VPN
7 1 (2.27%) VoIP
7 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (86.36%) MySQL
2 28 (63.64%) DB2
3 8 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 7 (15.91%) Hadoop
5 5 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (9.09%) Riak
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.55%) Trac
3 1 (2.27%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
1 2 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
2 1 (2.27%) Games
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (81.82%) Administrator
2 34 (77.27%) Linux Administrator
3 16 (36.36%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Customer Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Customer Support Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) XML
2 6 (13.64%) Web Services
3 4 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.27%) Java SE
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) Open Source
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (81.82%) Ubuntu
3 31 (70.45%) CentOS
4 29 (65.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (31.82%) Windows
6 8 (18.18%) UNIX
7 5 (11.36%) Solaris
8 3 (6.82%) Debian
9 2 (4.55%) Fedora
10 1 (2.27%) AIX
10 1 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (70.45%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (65.91%) ITIL
3 28 (63.64%) Statistical Analysis
3 28 (63.64%) Load Balancing
4 5 (11.36%) DevOps
5 4 (9.09%) Web Services Management
6 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.27%) Change Management
7 1 (2.27%) Benchmarking
7 1 (2.27%) E-business
7 1 (2.27%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 41 (93.18%) Ruby
2 38 (86.36%) Python
3 34 (77.27%) Perl
4 29 (65.91%) Bash Shell
5 9 (20.45%) Java
6 6 (13.64%) PHP
7 3 (6.82%) SQL
8 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) CCNA
1 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 37 (84.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (72.73%) Xen
3 4 (9.09%) NFS
3 4 (9.09%) XenServer
4 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
5 2 (4.55%) Samba
5 2 (4.55%) Varnish
6 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.27%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 37 (84.09%) Nagios
2 32 (72.73%) ZABBIX
2 32 (72.73%) Puppet
3 28 (63.64%) CFEngine
3 28 (63.64%) Ansible
3 28 (63.64%) Salt
3 28 (63.64%) Cacti
4 7 (15.91%) HAProxy
5 4 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (9.09%) Munin
6 1 (2.27%) YUM
6 1 (2.27%) BladeLogic
6 1 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (2.27%) SCCM
6 1 (2.27%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 37 (84.09%) VMware
2 35 (79.55%) Red Hat
3 30 (68.18%) Oracle
4 28 (63.64%) JBoss
4 28 (63.64%) Citrix
4 28 (63.64%) F5
5 8 (18.18%) Cisco
6 5 (11.36%) HP
7 4 (9.09%) ProCurve
7 4 (9.09%) Riverbed
8 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
8 3 (6.82%) Juniper
9 1 (2.27%) BMC
9 1 (2.27%) EMC
9 1 (2.27%) IBM
9 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
City, London
IT People First
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £400.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago