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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 257 225 270
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +45
Permanent jobs citing KVM 10 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.34% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 1.08% 2.82% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 15
Average salary £60,000 £43,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.53% -12.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £48,000 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £43,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+22.09% -12.24%
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
925 816 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.64% 11.91% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 739 640 842
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 -9 7 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Hertfordshire -25 3 £50,000 +16.27%
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 32 (86.49%) Linux
2 21 (56.76%) Computer Science
3 14 (37.84%) Telecoms
3 14 (37.84%) Software Engineering
4 13 (35.14%) UML
4 13 (35.14%) Finance
4 13 (35.14%) QEMU
4 13 (35.14%) Open Source
4 13 (35.14%) OpenStack
4 13 (35.14%) LLVM
4 13 (35.14%) GCC
5 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (29.73%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (29.73%) Python
6 11 (29.73%) Wireless
7 10 (27.03%) Cisco
7 10 (27.03%) CCNP
7 10 (27.03%) CCNA
7 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (24.32%) Puppet
8 9 (24.32%) Internet
9 8 (21.62%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (21.62%) WLAN
9 8 (21.62%) NetApp
9 8 (21.62%) Network Design
9 8 (21.62%) Network Management
9 8 (21.62%) UNIX
9 8 (21.62%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (18.92%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (35.14%) OpenStack
2 3 (8.11%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) Wireless
2 9 (24.32%) Internet
3 8 (21.62%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (21.62%) WLAN
3 8 (21.62%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
5 6 (16.22%) SAN
6 4 (10.81%) NAS
6 4 (10.81%) WiMAX
7 3 (8.11%) SSH
7 3 (8.11%) Firewall
7 3 (8.11%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (8.11%) 3GPP
7 3 (8.11%) VPN
7 3 (8.11%) DNS
8 2 (5.41%) DHCP
8 2 (5.41%) Ethernet
8 2 (5.41%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) MySQL
1 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) LLVM
1 13 (35.14%) GCC
2 6 (16.22%) Bugzilla
3 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (37.84%) Telecoms
2 13 (35.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Software Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Network Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) Wireless Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Software Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) UNIX Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) UNIX Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Development Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Product Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Django
2 3 (8.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (56.76%) Computer Science
2 13 (35.14%) Open Source
3 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (13.51%) Mathematics
4 5 (13.51%) Physics
5 3 (8.11%) IPTV
6 1 (2.70%) Replication
6 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (86.49%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) UNIX
3 6 (16.22%) Android
4 5 (13.51%) AIX
4 5 (13.51%) FreeBSD
4 5 (13.51%) Debian
4 5 (13.51%) OpenBSD
4 5 (13.51%) Ubuntu
5 3 (8.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Software Engineering
2 13 (35.14%) UML
3 8 (21.62%) Network Design
3 8 (21.62%) Network Management
4 7 (18.92%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
6 4 (10.81%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (10.81%) Scrum
6 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.81%) DevOps
7 3 (8.11%) TDD
7 3 (8.11%) Requirements Management
7 3 (8.11%) Migration
7 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Release Management
8 2 (5.41%) ERP
8 2 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (2.70%) ITIL
9 1 (2.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) Python
2 4 (10.81%) C
2 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
3 3 (8.11%) Perl
3 3 (8.11%) PHP
3 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
3 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.41%) Embedded C
4 2 (5.41%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) CCNP
1 10 (27.03%) CCNA
1 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) MCSE
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) QEMU
2 11 (29.73%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (13.51%) Ceph
4 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
4 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) Puppet
2 4 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Cisco
2 8 (21.62%) NetApp
3 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.81%) VMware
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) Hitachi
4 3 (8.11%) Sun
4 3 (8.11%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) Dell
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
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