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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 297 306 323
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +17
Permanent jobs citing KVM 11 28 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.23% 0.050%
As % of the System Software category 1.27% 2.25% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 6
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £40,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,750 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
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
864 1247 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.29% 10.07% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 756 1077 861
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 2015.

KVM Salary Histogram in the City of London

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (72.22%) Puppet
4 12 (66.67%) VMware
4 12 (66.67%) Python
4 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (61.11%) Bash Shell
5 11 (61.11%) MySQL
6 10 (55.56%) DNS
7 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (50.00%) Windows
8 8 (44.44%) LDAP
8 8 (44.44%) Ubuntu
9 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
9 7 (38.89%) Apache
9 7 (38.89%) HTTPS
9 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
9 7 (38.89%) Finance
9 7 (38.89%) Subversion
10 6 (33.33%) Firewall
10 6 (33.33%) Cisco
10 6 (33.33%) VPN
10 6 (33.33%) Web Services
10 6 (33.33%) PHP
10 6 (33.33%) Xen
10 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 6 (33.33%) Ruby
10 6 (33.33%) OpenStack
10 6 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 7 (38.89%) Apache
2 6 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 4 (22.22%) nginx
4 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) Drupal
6 1 (5.56%) GlassFish
6 1 (5.56%) Jetty
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (22.22%) Route 53
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) DNS
2 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (44.44%) LDAP
4 7 (38.89%) HTTPS
5 6 (33.33%) VPN
5 6 (33.33%) Firewall
6 5 (27.78%) VLAN
6 5 (27.78%) SAN
6 5 (27.78%) TACACS
6 5 (27.78%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (22.22%) OpenVPN
7 4 (22.22%) IPsec
8 3 (16.67%) L2TP
8 3 (16.67%) PPTP
8 3 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (11.11%) SNMP
9 2 (11.11%) SSL
9 2 (11.11%) HTTP
10 1 (5.56%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) MySQL
2 5 (27.78%) Data Mining
2 5 (27.78%) Big Data
3 3 (16.67%) MariaDB
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Subversion
2 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Administrator
2 8 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (27.78%) Security Administrator
4 4 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (22.22%) LAMP
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) Java EE
3 1 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (5.56%) Memcached
3 1 (5.56%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (27.78%) Private Cloud
3 5 (27.78%) PKI
3 5 (27.78%) Social Media
3 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
4 2 (11.11%) Clustering
4 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.56%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Ubuntu
4 5 (27.78%) CentOS
5 4 (22.22%) Debian
6 3 (16.67%) UNIX
7 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (11.11%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 6 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (27.78%) SIEM
2 5 (27.78%) DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) Network Design
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.56%) Open Source
6 1 (5.56%) Memory Management
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) BCP
6 1 (5.56%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Python
2 11 (61.11%) Bash Shell
3 6 (33.33%) Ruby
3 6 (33.33%) PHP
4 5 (27.78%) Perl
4 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
5 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 2 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (5.56%) AWK
7 1 (5.56%) PHP5
7 1 (5.56%) sed
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) CCNA
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (27.78%) CEH
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (33.33%) Xen
3 5 (27.78%) vSphere
4 3 (16.67%) NFS
5 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (5.56%) Samba
6 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.56%) Varnish
6 1 (5.56%) VirtualBox
6 1 (5.56%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (5.56%) vCloud
6 1 (5.56%) Docker
6 1 (5.56%) LXC
Systems Management
1 13 (72.22%) Puppet
2 5 (27.78%) WSUS
3 4 (22.22%) Nagios
3 4 (22.22%) Ansible
4 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
5 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
5 1 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
5 1 (5.56%) Cacti
5 1 (5.56%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (27.78%) F5
4 5 (27.78%) Splunk
5 1 (5.56%) Rackspace
5 1 (5.56%) New Relic
5 1 (5.56%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
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