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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 254 257 232
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -25
Permanent jobs citing KVM 10 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.082% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 1.14% 0.62% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 15
Average salary £32,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £35,650 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
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
881 961 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 12.54% 13.12% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 706 759 637
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing KVM across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing KVM across the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

KVM Salary Histogram 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +12 9 £32,500 -45.83% 2
Suffolk - 1 £37,500 -
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Xen
3 9 (75.00%) CentOS
3 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (75.00%) Perl
3 9 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (75.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (50.00%) Unix
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) Postfix
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
6 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (33.33%) HAProxy
6 4 (33.33%) iptables
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 4 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
6 4 (33.33%) Ruby
6 4 (33.33%) LPIC
6 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (33.33%) LAMP
6 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (33.33%) Replication
6 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 4 (33.33%) MySQL
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (33.33%) JBoss

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 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 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Linux Support
2 9 (75.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Unix Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Unix Support
3 5 (41.67%) Unix Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Linux Support
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Unix Support
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Unix Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 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
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (8.33%) Verilog
2 1 (8.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) 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
6 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (8.33%) ERP
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (8.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (75.00%) Perl
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Ruby
3 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) LPIC
1 4 (33.33%) RHCE
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) JTAG
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Xen
2 4 (33.33%) iptables
2 4 (33.33%) Postfix
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
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 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Epicor
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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