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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 299 320 314
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Permanent jobs citing KVM 32 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.058% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 2.57% 0.72% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32 7 15
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £34,579
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
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
1246 979 1193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.46% 8.08% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1065 858 1077
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 38 (86.36%) MySQL
3 37 (84.09%) Apache
3 37 (84.09%) Ruby
4 36 (81.82%) Ubuntu
4 36 (81.82%) Python
4 36 (81.82%) Nagios
4 36 (81.82%) VMware
5 35 (79.55%) Red Hat
5 35 (79.55%) Tomcat
5 35 (79.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 34 (77.27%) Puppet
6 34 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (77.27%) Perl
7 33 (75.00%) nginx
7 33 (75.00%) ZABBIX
8 32 (72.73%) CentOS
9 31 (70.45%) Xen
10 30 (68.18%) Load Balancing
10 30 (68.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (68.18%) Cacti
10 30 (68.18%) Bash Shell
10 30 (68.18%) Oracle
11 29 (65.91%) ITIL
11 29 (65.91%) Citrix
11 29 (65.91%) Ansible
12 28 (63.64%) Salt
12 28 (63.64%) F5
12 28 (63.64%) CFEngine
12 28 (63.64%) NetScaler

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 35 (79.55%) Tomcat
3 33 (75.00%) nginx
4 28 (63.64%) WebLogic
5 5 (11.36%) Jetty
6 3 (6.82%) Node.js
7 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (4.55%) GlassFish
7 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
8 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.27%) Drupal
8 1 (2.27%) IIS
8 1 (2.27%) MQSeries
8 1 (2.27%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) 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 7 (15.91%) SSL
3 4 (9.09%) Firewall
3 4 (9.09%) SSH
3 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.09%) VPN
3 4 (9.09%) DNS
3 4 (9.09%) NAS
4 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (6.82%) DHCP
5 2 (4.55%) LDAP
5 2 (4.55%) SNMP
5 2 (4.55%) IPsec
5 2 (4.55%) IMAP
5 2 (4.55%) OpenVPN
6 1 (2.27%) tcpdump
6 1 (2.27%) Multicast
6 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (86.36%) MySQL
2 28 (63.64%) DB2
3 6 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (13.64%) Hadoop
4 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.82%) Riak
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Subversion
3 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.27%) Trac
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (81.82%) Administrator
2 32 (72.73%) Linux Administrator
3 15 (34.09%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Customer Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Customer Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) XML
2 3 (6.82%) Web Services
3 2 (4.55%) Java EE
3 2 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.27%) Java SE
4 1 (2.27%) LAMP
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.82%) Open Source
2 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) PKI
3 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (81.82%) Ubuntu
3 32 (72.73%) CentOS
4 30 (68.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (25.00%) Windows
6 9 (20.45%) UNIX
7 5 (11.36%) Solaris
7 5 (11.36%) Debian
8 1 (2.27%) Fedora
8 1 (2.27%) AIX
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (68.18%) Load Balancing
3 29 (65.91%) ITIL
4 28 (63.64%) Statistical Analysis
5 6 (13.64%) DevOps
6 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.82%) High Availability
8 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.55%) Web Services Management
9 1 (2.27%) Validation
9 1 (2.27%) E-business
9 1 (2.27%) Project Management
9 1 (2.27%) Change Management
9 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.27%) TOGAF
9 1 (2.27%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 37 (84.09%) Ruby
2 36 (81.82%) Python
3 34 (77.27%) Perl
4 30 (68.18%) Bash Shell
5 9 (20.45%) Java
6 4 (9.09%) PHP
7 3 (6.82%) SQL
8 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) CCNA
1 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 35 (79.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (70.45%) Xen
3 6 (13.64%) NFS
4 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
6 2 (4.55%) FreeRADIUS
6 2 (4.55%) RHEV
6 2 (4.55%) XenServer
7 1 (2.27%) Varnish
7 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 36 (81.82%) Nagios
2 34 (77.27%) Puppet
3 33 (75.00%) ZABBIX
4 30 (68.18%) Cacti
5 29 (65.91%) Ansible
6 28 (63.64%) Salt
6 28 (63.64%) CFEngine
7 5 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (9.09%) HAProxy
9 3 (6.82%) Munin
10 1 (2.27%) YUM
10 1 (2.27%) BladeLogic
10 1 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (2.27%) SCCM
10 1 (2.27%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 36 (81.82%) VMware
2 35 (79.55%) Red Hat
3 30 (68.18%) Oracle
4 29 (65.91%) Citrix
5 28 (63.64%) JBoss
5 28 (63.64%) F5
6 6 (13.64%) Cisco
7 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 3 (6.82%) HP
8 3 (6.82%) Juniper
9 2 (4.55%) ProCurve
9 2 (4.55%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (2.27%) Google
10 1 (2.27%) BMC
10 1 (2.27%) EMC
10 1 (2.27%) IBM
City, London
Parity Resources
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago