The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 233 245 256
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +11
Permanent jobs citing KVM 25 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.31% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 2.55% 1.22% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 15
Average salary £55,000 £33,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.22%
System Software Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
981 818 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 12.28% 10.63% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 818 689 766
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
KVM
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +11 15 £55,000 +34.14% 4
Hertfordshire -6 6 £57,500 +130.00% 1
Suffolk - 4 £50,000 -
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 75 (92.59%) Linux
2 49 (60.49%) SAN
3 46 (56.79%) UNIX
4 45 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
5 42 (51.85%) VPN
5 42 (51.85%) Firewall
6 40 (49.38%) PowerShell
7 39 (48.15%) Windows
8 37 (45.68%) Shell Script
9 36 (44.44%) Web Services
9 36 (44.44%) Hyper-V
10 33 (40.74%) Reverse Proxy
10 33 (40.74%) DNS
10 33 (40.74%) TCP/IP
11 29 (35.80%) Active Directory
11 29 (35.80%) Amazon AWS
12 28 (34.57%) Cisco Certification
12 28 (34.57%) CCNP
12 28 (34.57%) Cisco
13 26 (32.10%) CCNA
13 26 (32.10%) Puppet
14 25 (30.86%) Opscode Chef
15 23 (28.40%) Performance Tuning
16 21 (25.93%) Computer Science
17 20 (24.69%) Release Management
17 20 (24.69%) DHCP
17 20 (24.69%) MS Exchange
18 18 (22.22%) MCSE
18 18 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
18 18 (22.22%) Network Management

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 20 (24.69%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.64%) Apache
2 7 (8.64%) OpenStack
3 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.94%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.70%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (8.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (35.80%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.17%) SaaS
3 3 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (60.49%) SAN
2 42 (51.85%) Firewall
2 42 (51.85%) VPN
3 33 (40.74%) DNS
3 33 (40.74%) TCP/IP
3 33 (40.74%) Reverse Proxy
4 20 (24.69%) DHCP
5 17 (20.99%) Wireless
6 11 (13.58%) Internet
7 10 (12.35%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (12.35%) WLAN
8 9 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (8.64%) SSH
10 6 (7.41%) Radio Access Network
11 5 (6.17%) Ethernet
11 5 (6.17%) 3GPP
12 4 (4.94%) NAS
12 4 (4.94%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (3.70%) WiMAX
14 1 (1.23%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.58%) NoSQL
2 9 (11.11%) MySQL
3 4 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Git (software)
1 7 (8.64%) LLVM
1 7 (8.64%) GCC
2 1 (1.23%) Bugzilla
General
1 13 (16.05%) Telecoms
2 12 (14.81%) Finance
3 7 (8.64%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (29.63%) Systems Administrator
1 24 (29.63%) Administrator
2 13 (16.05%) Systems Engineer
2 13 (16.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 13 (16.05%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (13.58%) Network Engineer
3 11 (13.58%) Software Engineer
3 11 (13.58%) Developer
4 6 (7.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 6 (7.41%) UNIX Administrator
4 6 (7.41%) Wireless Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) Architect
5 5 (6.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Systems Architect
6 4 (4.94%) Software Architect
7 3 (3.70%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
8 2 (2.47%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (2.47%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (44.44%) Web Services
2 11 (13.58%) XML
2 11 (13.58%) JSON
3 1 (1.23%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 17 (20.99%) Replication
3 10 (12.35%) Open Source
4 9 (11.11%) Firmware
5 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 75 (92.59%) Linux
2 46 (56.79%) UNIX
3 39 (48.15%) Windows
4 3 (3.70%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.23%) Android
5 1 (1.23%) Solaris
5 1 (1.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.40%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (24.69%) Release Management
3 18 (22.22%) Network Management
4 15 (18.52%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (13.58%) Software Engineering
6 10 (12.35%) TDD
6 10 (12.35%) DevOps
7 9 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 9 (11.11%) Refactoring
7 9 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 9 (11.11%) Migration
7 9 (11.11%) Scrum
8 8 (9.88%) Network Design
9 7 (8.64%) Automated Testing
9 7 (8.64%) UML
10 6 (7.41%) ITIL
11 5 (6.17%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (4.94%) Requirements Management
13 3 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
13 3 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 40 (49.38%) PowerShell
2 37 (45.68%) Shell Script
3 17 (20.99%) Python
4 16 (19.75%) SQL
5 14 (17.28%) Perl
6 13 (16.05%) Bash Shell
7 8 (9.88%) Java
8 7 (8.64%) PHP
8 7 (8.64%) C
9 4 (4.94%) VB
10 2 (2.47%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (34.57%) CCNP
1 28 (34.57%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (32.10%) CCNA
3 18 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (22.22%) MCSE
4 13 (16.05%) Degree
5 8 (9.88%) Sun Certification
6 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 45 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
2 36 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 29 (35.80%) Active Directory
4 15 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (8.64%) QEMU
6 3 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (32.10%) Puppet
2 25 (30.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (34.57%) Cisco
2 18 (22.22%) VMware
3 16 (19.75%) Red Hat
4 13 (16.05%) NetApp
4 13 (16.05%) Sun
4 13 (16.05%) HP
5 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
6 9 (11.11%) Hitachi
7 5 (6.17%) Oracle
8 4 (4.94%) CommVault
8 4 (4.94%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.23%) Huawei
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + stock options
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + stock options
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago