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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 296 329 321
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -8
Permanent jobs citing KVM 11 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.13% 0.033%
As % of the System Software category 1.21% 1.32% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 4
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £42,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £45,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
908 1287 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.76% 9.91% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 798 1146 905
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (70.59%) Python
4 11 (64.71%) Puppet
5 10 (58.82%) Bash Shell
5 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (58.82%) VMware
5 10 (58.82%) DNS
6 9 (52.94%) Red Hat
7 8 (47.06%) Cisco
7 8 (47.06%) MySQL
7 8 (47.06%) OpenStack
8 7 (41.18%) vSphere
8 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
8 7 (41.18%) Subversion
8 7 (41.18%) Ubuntu
8 7 (41.18%) LDAP
8 7 (41.18%) Windows
8 7 (41.18%) HTTPS
8 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
9 6 (35.29%) VPN
9 6 (35.29%) Apache
9 6 (35.29%) PHP
9 6 (35.29%) Finance
9 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
9 6 (35.29%) Ruby
9 6 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (35.29%) Patch Management
10 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (29.41%) Private Cloud

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 8 (47.06%) OpenStack
2 6 (35.29%) Apache
3 4 (23.53%) nginx
4 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
5 1 (5.88%) Drupal
5 1 (5.88%) GlassFish
5 1 (5.88%) Jetty
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Visio
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (76.47%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (23.53%) Route 53
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) DNS
2 7 (41.18%) HTTPS
2 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 7 (41.18%) LDAP
3 6 (35.29%) VPN
4 5 (29.41%) SAN
4 5 (29.41%) TACACS
4 5 (29.41%) VLAN
4 5 (29.41%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (23.53%) OpenVPN
5 4 (23.53%) Firewall
5 4 (23.53%) IPsec
6 3 (17.65%) L2TP
6 3 (17.65%) PPTP
7 2 (11.76%) SSL
7 2 (11.76%) HTTP
7 2 (11.76%) SNMP
8 1 (5.88%) Kerberos
8 1 (5.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MySQL
2 5 (29.41%) Data Mining
2 5 (29.41%) Big Data
3 3 (17.65%) MariaDB
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Subversion
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Administrator
2 6 (35.29%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (29.41%) Security Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Design Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) LAMP
3 1 (5.88%) Java EE
3 1 (5.88%) Memcached
3 1 (5.88%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (29.41%) Social Media
2 5 (29.41%) PKI
2 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
2 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (29.41%) Private Cloud
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Clustering
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Ubuntu
3 5 (29.41%) CentOS
4 4 (23.53%) Debian
5 2 (11.76%) UNIX
5 2 (11.76%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Kalman Filter
1 6 (35.29%) Patch Management
2 5 (29.41%) SIEM
2 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) People Management
4 2 (11.76%) Open Source
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) BCP
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Content Management
5 1 (5.88%) Memory Management
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Kernel Development
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Python
2 10 (58.82%) Bash Shell
3 6 (35.29%) Ruby
3 6 (35.29%) PHP
4 5 (29.41%) Perl
4 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
5 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
6 1 (5.88%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) C
6 1 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CCNA
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (29.41%) CEH
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (41.18%) vSphere
3 4 (23.53%) Xen
4 3 (17.65%) NFS
5 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
6 1 (5.88%) Firmware
6 1 (5.88%) Samba
6 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.88%) Varnish
6 1 (5.88%) VirtualBox
6 1 (5.88%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (5.88%) vCloud
6 1 (5.88%) QEMU
6 1 (5.88%) Docker
6 1 (5.88%) LXC
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) Puppet
2 5 (29.41%) WSUS
3 3 (17.65%) Nagios
4 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (5.88%) Ansible
5 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
5 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
5 1 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
5 1 (5.88%) Cacti
5 1 (5.88%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Red Hat
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco
4 5 (29.41%) F5
4 5 (29.41%) Splunk
5 3 (17.65%) IBM
5 3 (17.65%) EMC
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle
5 3 (17.65%) NetApp
6 2 (11.76%) BMC
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) WorldPay
7 1 (5.88%) Rackspace
7 1 (5.88%) New Relic
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