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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 235 300 340
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +40
Permanent jobs citing KVM 27 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.080% 0.094%
As % of the System Software category 3.39% 0.72% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 12
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £41,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
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
797 1117 1244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.14% 11.20% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 735 974 1146
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing KVM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

KVM Salary Histogram in the City of London

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing KVM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for KVM.

1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (93.18%) Puppet
3 37 (84.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (84.09%) VMware
4 33 (75.00%) DevOps
5 32 (72.73%) Bash Shell
6 31 (70.45%) Amazon AWS
6 31 (70.45%) Python
7 28 (63.64%) Law
7 28 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
7 28 (63.64%) Ansible
8 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (47.73%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (43.18%) Docker
11 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management
11 14 (31.82%) QA
12 13 (29.55%) E-Commerce
13 12 (27.27%) LAMP
13 12 (27.27%) Xen
14 11 (25.00%) Jenkins
14 11 (25.00%) DNS
15 10 (22.73%) Apache
15 10 (22.73%) Fintech
16 9 (20.45%) Continuous Delivery
16 9 (20.45%) PHP
16 9 (20.45%) MySQL
16 9 (20.45%) Nagios
17 8 (18.18%) Unix
17 8 (18.18%) Cisco
17 8 (18.18%) Perl

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (22.73%) Apache
2 8 (18.18%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.82%) nginx
3 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 31 (70.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.55%) IaaS
2 2 (4.55%) PaaS
3 1 (2.27%) GitHub
3 1 (2.27%) SaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) DNS
2 7 (15.91%) Internet
3 5 (11.36%) LDAP
3 5 (11.36%) MRTG
3 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.09%) HTTP
5 3 (6.82%) HTTPS
5 3 (6.82%) TACACS
5 3 (6.82%) VLAN
6 1 (2.27%) BGP
6 1 (2.27%) Broadband
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.27%) FCoE
6 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.27%) LAN
6 1 (2.27%) MPLS
6 1 (2.27%) NAS
6 1 (2.27%) SAN
6 1 (2.27%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) MySQL
2 3 (6.82%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.27%) HBase
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Vagrant
3 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.55%) JConsole
3 2 (4.55%) Maven
3 2 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (4.55%) Travis CI
3 2 (4.55%) Wercker
4 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 28 (63.64%) Law
2 5 (11.36%) Marketing
3 3 (6.82%) Retail
4 2 (4.55%) Finance
5 1 (2.27%) Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Administrator
1 21 (47.73%) Systems Administrator
2 16 (36.36%) Linux Administrator
2 16 (36.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 14 (31.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (27.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 11 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 10 (22.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 8 (18.18%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 7 (15.91%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 7 (15.91%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 6 (13.64%) VMWare Administrator
10 5 (11.36%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
10 5 (11.36%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 4 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
11 4 (9.09%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 4 (9.09%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
11 4 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 3 (6.82%) AWS Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) LAMP
2 1 (2.27%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.27%) libvirt
2 1 (2.27%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) Rendezvous
2 1 (2.27%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Fintech
2 5 (11.36%) Private Cloud
2 5 (11.36%) Wiki
3 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (18.18%) Unix
3 5 (11.36%) CentOS
3 5 (11.36%) FreeBSD
3 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (2.27%) Solaris
5 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) DevOps
2 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (47.73%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management
5 13 (29.55%) E-Commerce
6 9 (20.45%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (15.91%) Analytics
8 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 3 (6.82%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (6.82%) Open Source
8 3 (6.82%) Patch Management
8 3 (6.82%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (6.82%) SIEM
9 2 (4.55%) Data Analytics
9 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.55%) High Availability
9 2 (4.55%) Kanban
9 2 (4.55%) Memory Management
9 2 (4.55%) Migration
9 2 (4.55%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 32 (72.73%) Bash Shell
2 31 (70.45%) Python
3 9 (20.45%) PHP
4 8 (18.18%) Perl
5 5 (11.36%) C
5 5 (11.36%) Java
6 4 (9.09%) Ruby
7 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) CCNA
1 3 (6.82%) CEH
1 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (6.82%) ECSA
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.82%) QA
System Software
1 37 (84.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (43.18%) Docker
3 12 (27.27%) Xen
4 6 (13.64%) vSphere
5 5 (11.36%) oVirt
5 5 (11.36%) Postfix
6 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
6 3 (6.82%) NFS
7 2 (4.55%) Samba
8 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (2.27%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 41 (93.18%) Puppet
2 28 (63.64%) Ansible
2 28 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (20.45%) Nagios
4 5 (11.36%) Munin
5 3 (6.82%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (4.55%) Kubernetes
6 2 (4.55%) Mesos
6 2 (4.55%) Salt
Vendors
1 37 (84.09%) VMware
2 8 (18.18%) Cisco
3 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.82%) Rackspace
4 3 (6.82%) Splunk
5 1 (2.27%) DataSynapse
5 1 (2.27%) EMC
5 1 (2.27%) IBM
5 1 (2.27%) Intel
5 1 (2.27%) NetApp
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle
5 1 (2.27%) Sybase
5 1 (2.27%) TIBCO
City, London
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits and strong bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits and strong bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago