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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 289 324 332
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +8
Permanent jobs citing KVM 8 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.081% 0.10% 0.017%
As % of the System Software category 0.79% 1.06% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 2
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -12.37%
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
1011 1229 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.24% 9.62% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 880 1125 927
Average salary £50,000 £49,125 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.78% -1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year
- -3.71%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) Python
3 11 (73.33%) MySQL
3 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (73.33%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (60.00%) Web Services
5 8 (53.33%) PHP
5 8 (53.33%) VPN
5 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
5 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
6 7 (46.67%) IPsec
6 7 (46.67%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (46.67%) OpenVPN
6 7 (46.67%) Route 53
6 7 (46.67%) Ubuntu
6 7 (46.67%) Xen
7 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
7 6 (40.00%) MariaDB
7 6 (40.00%) Puppet
7 6 (40.00%) L2TP
7 6 (40.00%) PPTP
8 5 (33.33%) DNS
8 5 (33.33%) Cisco
8 5 (33.33%) Apache
8 5 (33.33%) Perl
8 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 5 (33.33%) nginx
8 5 (33.33%) Amazon Linux
9 4 (26.67%) CentOS

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (33.33%) Apache
1 5 (33.33%) nginx
2 4 (26.67%) OpenStack
3 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.67%) Drupal
4 1 (6.67%) GlassFish
4 1 (6.67%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (73.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (46.67%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (46.67%) Route 53
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) VPN
2 7 (46.67%) IPsec
2 7 (46.67%) OpenVPN
3 6 (40.00%) L2TP
3 6 (40.00%) PPTP
4 5 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (26.67%) Firewall
6 2 (13.33%) HTTPS
6 2 (13.33%) SSL
6 2 (13.33%) DHCP
6 2 (13.33%) SNMP
6 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (13.33%) LDAP
7 1 (6.67%) TACACS
7 1 (6.67%) HTTP
7 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
7 1 (6.67%) SAN
7 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (6.67%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) MySQL
2 6 (40.00%) MariaDB
3 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Administrator
2 9 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Design Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Security Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) LAMP
2 1 (6.67%) Java EE
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Social Media
3 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Ubuntu
3 5 (33.33%) Amazon Linux
4 4 (26.67%) CentOS
4 4 (26.67%) Debian
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Open Source
1 2 (13.33%) DevOps
1 2 (13.33%) People Management
2 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (6.67%) Linux Kernel Development
2 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (6.67%) Content Management
2 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) BCP
2 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services Management
2 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (6.67%) High Availability
2 1 (6.67%) SIEM
2 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Python
2 8 (53.33%) PHP
3 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (33.33%) Perl
5 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (20.00%) Ruby
6 1 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) C
6 1 (6.67%) C++
6 1 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
6 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (46.67%) Xen
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (13.33%) NFS
5 1 (6.67%) LXC
5 1 (6.67%) Samba
5 1 (6.67%) Firmware
5 1 (6.67%) VirtualBox
5 1 (6.67%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (6.67%) vCloud
5 1 (6.67%) QEMU
5 1 (6.67%) Docker
5 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (13.33%) Nagios
3 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
3 1 (6.67%) HAProxy
3 1 (6.67%) Ansible
3 1 (6.67%) Capistrano
3 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
3 1 (6.67%) Cacti
3 1 (6.67%) WSUS
3 1 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) NetApp
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) IBM
4 3 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) EMC
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) BMC
5 2 (13.33%) WorldPay
6 1 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (6.67%) Splunk
6 1 (6.67%) Rackspace
6 1 (6.67%) Riverbed
6 1 (6.67%) ProCurve
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago