The table below looks at the statistics for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 254 280 252
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -28
Permanent jobs citing KVM 2 8 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.031% 0.10% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 0.28% 0.77% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 30
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +2.70%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
KVM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
702 1038 1052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.78% 13.58% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 575 762 884
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing KVM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

KVM Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

KVM
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing KVM across the East of England region.

KVM Salary Trend in the East of England

KVM
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +25 2 £37,500 -6.25%
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 East of England region with a requirement for KVM.

1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Perl
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (75.00%) Xen
2 9 (75.00%) CentOS
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) Unix
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (33.33%) HAProxy
5 4 (33.33%) Postfix
5 4 (33.33%) iptables
5 4 (33.33%) LAMP
5 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (33.33%) Replication
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 4 (33.33%) Ruby
5 4 (33.33%) LPIC
5 4 (33.33%) JBoss
5 4 (33.33%) SQL

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SSL
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) Broadband
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 2 (16.67%) FTP
3 2 (16.67%) HTTP
3 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) WLAN
4 1 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
1 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (16.67%) Military
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
1 9 (75.00%) Linux Support
1 9 (75.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 9 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Unix Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Unix Support
2 5 (41.67%) Unix Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Linux Support
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Unix Support
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Unix Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) LAMP
1 4 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) CentOS
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Unix
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Network Design
3 2 (16.67%) Network Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (75.00%) Perl
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Ruby
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) LPIC
1 4 (33.33%) RHCE
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Xen
2 4 (33.33%) iptables
2 4 (33.33%) Postfix
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HAProxy
1 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (33.33%) Sun
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) VMware