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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 311 309 309
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing KVM 6 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.057% 0.11% 0.036%
As % of the System Software category 0.46% 1.15% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 4
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £50,000 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
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
1306 1046 1093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.49% 9.26% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1115 946 959
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 March 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 March 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 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (85.00%) VMware
2 17 (85.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (75.00%) MySQL
4 14 (70.00%) Web Services
5 12 (60.00%) Python
6 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
7 9 (45.00%) Nagios
7 9 (45.00%) Firewall
7 9 (45.00%) Windows
7 9 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (40.00%) Xen
8 8 (40.00%) Cisco
9 7 (35.00%) HP
9 7 (35.00%) Ubuntu
9 7 (35.00%) XenServer
10 6 (30.00%) nginx
10 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
10 6 (30.00%) Ruby
10 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
10 6 (30.00%) Puppet
10 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
10 6 (30.00%) PHP
10 6 (30.00%) VPN
11 5 (25.00%) DHCP
11 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 5 (25.00%) Apache
11 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
11 5 (25.00%) SQL
11 5 (25.00%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 6 (30.00%) nginx
2 5 (25.00%) Apache
2 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (20.00%) IIS
4 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (25.00%) Route 53
2 5 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) VPN
3 5 (25.00%) DHCP
3 5 (25.00%) IPsec
3 5 (25.00%) L2TP
3 5 (25.00%) PPTP
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (25.00%) OpenVPN
3 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (20.00%) HTTP
5 3 (15.00%) HTTPS
5 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
6 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.00%) NAS
6 1 (5.00%) tcpdump
6 1 (5.00%) SSH
6 1 (5.00%) SSL
6 1 (5.00%) SAN
6 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) MySQL
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (25.00%) MariaDB
3 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.00%) HBase
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
1 15 (75.00%) Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Administrator
5 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Network Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) Web Services
2 5 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) XSLT
3 1 (5.00%) Rendezvous
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Open Source
3 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) Ubuntu
4 5 (25.00%) CentOS
4 5 (25.00%) Debian
4 5 (25.00%) Amazon Linux
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.00%) UNIX
5 2 (10.00%) Solaris
6 1 (5.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services Management
2 3 (15.00%) DevOps
2 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (5.00%) Validation
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.00%) E-business
4 1 (5.00%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Python
2 6 (30.00%) PHP
2 6 (30.00%) Ruby
2 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.00%) Perl
5 2 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) Assembly Language
6 1 (5.00%) AWK
6 1 (5.00%) sed
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CCNA
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (40.00%) Xen
3 7 (35.00%) XenServer
4 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.00%) vSphere
6 1 (5.00%) QEMU
6 1 (5.00%) RHEV
6 1 (5.00%) SRDF
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (5.00%) NFS
6 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Nagios
2 6 (30.00%) Puppet
3 5 (25.00%) HAProxy
4 4 (20.00%) Ansible
5 3 (15.00%) Graphite
5 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (5.00%) BladeLogic
6 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (5.00%) yum
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco
4 7 (35.00%) HP
5 5 (25.00%) IBM
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle
5 5 (25.00%) ProCurve
5 5 (25.00%) Riverbed
6 4 (20.00%) EMC
7 3 (15.00%) BMC
7 3 (15.00%) NetApp
7 3 (15.00%) Rackspace
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (5.00%) Sybase
9 1 (5.00%) Intel
9 1 (5.00%) 29West
9 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
9 1 (5.00%) DataSynapse
City of London
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Modis International - London
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago