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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 232 304 345
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +41
Permanent jobs citing KVM 22 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.098% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 2.69% 1.05% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 15
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -7.05%
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
819 954 1303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.86% 9.38% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 757 842 1168
Median salary £54,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (86.96%) Puppet
3 37 (80.43%) VMware
3 37 (80.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (67.39%) DevOps
5 30 (65.22%) Ansible
5 30 (65.22%) Bash Shell
6 29 (63.04%) Amazon AWS
6 29 (63.04%) Python
7 26 (56.52%) Law
7 26 (56.52%) Opscode Chef
8 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (43.48%) LAMP
10 19 (41.30%) Docker
11 17 (36.96%) Apache
11 17 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (34.78%) PHP
12 16 (34.78%) MySQL
13 15 (32.61%) Configuration Management
14 13 (28.26%) Jenkins
14 13 (28.26%) Virtual Environments
14 13 (28.26%) DNS
14 13 (28.26%) Xen
15 12 (26.09%) QA
15 12 (26.09%) E-Commerce
16 10 (21.74%) Nagios
17 9 (19.57%) Unix
17 9 (19.57%) Perl
17 9 (19.57%) Fintech
18 8 (17.39%) Analytics

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 17 (36.96%) Apache
2 8 (17.39%) OpenStack
3 5 (10.87%) nginx
4 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.17%) IIS
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 29 (63.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.35%) IaaS
2 2 (4.35%) PaaS
2 2 (4.35%) SaaS
3 1 (2.17%) GitHub
3 1 (2.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) DNS
2 8 (17.39%) Internet
3 6 (13.04%) MRTG
4 5 (10.87%) HTTP
4 5 (10.87%) LDAP
4 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.70%) HTTPS
6 3 (6.52%) TACACS
6 3 (6.52%) VLAN
7 2 (4.35%) BGP
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (4.35%) Diameter Protocol
7 2 (4.35%) FTP
7 2 (4.35%) MPLS
7 2 (4.35%) Multicast
7 2 (4.35%) NX-OS
8 1 (2.17%) 3GPP
8 1 (2.17%) Broadband
8 1 (2.17%) LAN
8 1 (2.17%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) MySQL
2 3 (6.52%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.17%) HBase
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.52%) Vagrant
3 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.35%) Gradle
3 2 (4.35%) JConsole
3 2 (4.35%) Maven
3 2 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (4.35%) Travis CI
3 2 (4.35%) Wercker
4 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 26 (56.52%) Law
2 5 (10.87%) Marketing
3 3 (6.52%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Finance
4 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Administrator
1 22 (47.83%) Systems Administrator
2 17 (36.96%) Linux Administrator
2 17 (36.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 14 (30.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (23.91%) Senior DevOps
4 11 (23.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 10 (21.74%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 9 (19.57%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (17.39%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (13.04%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 6 (13.04%) VMWare Administrator
9 4 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) DevOps Systems Engineer
9 4 (8.70%) Junior
9 4 (8.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 3 (6.52%) AWS Administrator
10 3 (6.52%) AWS DevOps
10 3 (6.52%) Junior Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (6.52%) Ubuntu Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (43.48%) LAMP
2 3 (6.52%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (4.35%) WireMock
4 1 (2.17%) libvirt
4 1 (2.17%) Middleware
4 1 (2.17%) Rendezvous
4 1 (2.17%) Ultra Messaging
4 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Fintech
2 6 (13.04%) Wiki
3 5 (10.87%) Private Cloud
4 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.52%) Social Network
6 2 (4.35%) Social Media
7 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (19.57%) Unix
3 6 (13.04%) CentOS
3 6 (13.04%) FreeBSD
3 6 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.70%) Windows
5 3 (6.52%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) DevOps
2 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (32.61%) Configuration Management
5 13 (28.26%) Virtual Environments
6 12 (26.09%) E-Commerce
7 8 (17.39%) Analytics
8 7 (15.22%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (13.04%) Web Operations
10 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 3 (6.52%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (6.52%) Open Source
11 3 (6.52%) Patch Management
11 3 (6.52%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (6.52%) SIEM
12 2 (4.35%) Data Analytics
12 2 (4.35%) High Availability
12 2 (4.35%) Memory Management
12 2 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) Bash Shell
2 29 (63.04%) Python
3 16 (34.78%) PHP
4 9 (19.57%) Perl
5 6 (13.04%) C
6 5 (10.87%) Java
7 4 (8.70%) Ruby
8 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.52%) SQL
9 1 (2.17%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.52%) CCNA
2 3 (6.52%) CEH
2 3 (6.52%) ECSA
3 1 (2.17%) CCNP
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) QA
System Software
1 37 (80.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (41.30%) Docker
3 13 (28.26%) Xen
4 6 (13.04%) oVirt
4 6 (13.04%) Postfix
4 6 (13.04%) vSphere
5 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
5 3 (6.52%) NFS
6 2 (4.35%) Samba
7 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.17%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 40 (86.96%) Puppet
2 30 (65.22%) Ansible
3 26 (56.52%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (21.74%) Nagios
5 6 (13.04%) Munin
6 3 (6.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (6.52%) Kubernetes
7 2 (4.35%) Mesos
7 2 (4.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 37 (80.43%) VMware
2 7 (15.22%) Cisco
3 6 (13.04%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.52%) Rackspace
4 3 (6.52%) Splunk
5 1 (2.17%) DataSynapse
5 1 (2.17%) EMC
5 1 (2.17%) IBM
5 1 (2.17%) Intel
5 1 (2.17%) NetApp
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Sybase
5 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
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