The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 300 319 312
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing KVM 31 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.050% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 2.48% 0.61% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 18
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,750 £34,638
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,250 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1251 981 1175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.13% 8.22% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1077 866 1060
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
KVM
London

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 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 31 July 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 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (87.18%) Tomcat
2 34 (87.18%) Perl
3 33 (84.62%) Python
3 33 (84.62%) Apache
3 33 (84.62%) Red Hat
3 33 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (84.62%) Ubuntu
3 33 (84.62%) Puppet
4 32 (82.05%) VMware
4 32 (82.05%) MySQL
5 31 (79.49%) CentOS
5 31 (79.49%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (76.92%) nginx
6 30 (76.92%) Ruby
6 30 (76.92%) Nagios
7 29 (74.36%) Oracle
7 29 (74.36%) Load Balancing
7 29 (74.36%) ZABBIX
7 29 (74.36%) Cacti
7 29 (74.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (74.36%) Bash Shell
8 28 (71.79%) ITIL
9 27 (69.23%) Citrix
9 27 (69.23%) Ansible
10 26 (66.67%) Salt
10 26 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 26 (66.67%) DB2
10 26 (66.67%) WebLogic
10 26 (66.67%) JBoss

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 34 (87.18%) Tomcat
2 33 (84.62%) Apache
3 30 (76.92%) nginx
4 26 (66.67%) WebLogic
5 6 (15.38%) Jetty
6 3 (7.69%) GlassFish
7 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
7 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.56%) Drupal
8 1 (2.56%) Lync
8 1 (2.56%) MQSeries
8 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 26 (66.67%) NetScaler
1 26 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 5 (12.82%) SSL
2 5 (12.82%) VPN
2 5 (12.82%) DNS
3 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.69%) OpenVPN
4 3 (7.69%) IMAP
4 3 (7.69%) IPsec
4 3 (7.69%) SNMP
5 2 (5.13%) LDAP
5 2 (5.13%) Firewall
6 1 (2.56%) SSH
6 1 (2.56%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (2.56%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.56%) tcpdump
6 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.56%) NAS
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (82.05%) MySQL
2 26 (66.67%) DB2
3 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.69%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Subversion
2 3 (7.69%) Mercurial
2 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Trac
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (84.62%) Administrator
2 30 (76.92%) Linux Administrator
3 15 (38.46%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (7.69%) Java EE
3 1 (2.56%) Java SE
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.56%) LAMP
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Clustering
1 4 (10.26%) Open Source
2 1 (2.56%) PKI
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Replication
2 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (84.62%) Ubuntu
3 31 (79.49%) CentOS
4 29 (74.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (20.51%) UNIX
6 6 (15.38%) Windows
6 6 (15.38%) Debian
7 3 (7.69%) Solaris
8 2 (5.13%) AIX
9 1 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (2.56%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (74.36%) Load Balancing
3 28 (71.79%) ITIL
4 26 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 7 (17.95%) DevOps
6 5 (12.82%) High Availability
7 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.56%) Network Design
9 1 (2.56%) TOGAF
9 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.56%) E-business
9 1 (2.56%) Change Management
9 1 (2.56%) Validation
9 1 (2.56%) Project Management
9 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 34 (87.18%) Perl
2 33 (84.62%) Python
3 30 (76.92%) Ruby
4 29 (74.36%) Bash Shell
5 7 (17.95%) Java
6 3 (7.69%) SQL
7 2 (5.13%) PHP
8 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.56%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 31 (79.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (66.67%) Xen
3 4 (10.26%) NFS
3 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.69%) FreeRADIUS
4 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 3 (7.69%) RHEV
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.56%) Varnish
5 1 (2.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 33 (84.62%) Puppet
2 30 (76.92%) Nagios
3 29 (74.36%) ZABBIX
3 29 (74.36%) Cacti
4 27 (69.23%) Ansible
5 26 (66.67%) Salt
5 26 (66.67%) CFEngine
6 6 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (5.13%) HAProxy
8 1 (2.56%) BladeLogic
8 1 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (2.56%) YUM
8 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (84.62%) Red Hat
2 32 (82.05%) VMware
3 29 (74.36%) Oracle
4 27 (69.23%) Citrix
5 26 (66.67%) JBoss
5 26 (66.67%) F5
6 4 (10.26%) Cisco
6 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
7 3 (7.69%) Juniper
8 2 (5.13%) IBM
8 2 (5.13%) HP
9 1 (2.56%) Google
9 1 (2.56%) EMC
9 1 (2.56%) BMC
9 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago