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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 242 229 264
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +35
Permanent jobs citing KVM 13 36 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.51% 0.049%
As % of the System Software category 1.33% 4.07% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 3
Average salary £60,000 £41,250 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -15.81%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -9.09%
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
974 885 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 13.76% 12.43% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 741 718 796
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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 +13 13 £60,000 - 2
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (83.33%) Computer Science
3 15 (62.50%) Open Source
3 15 (62.50%) OpenStack
4 12 (50.00%) Python
4 12 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 10 (41.67%) Telecoms
5 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (37.50%) QEMU
6 9 (37.50%) LLVM
6 9 (37.50%) GCC
6 9 (37.50%) Mathematics
6 9 (37.50%) Physics
6 9 (37.50%) Finance
6 9 (37.50%) UML
7 7 (29.17%) C
7 7 (29.17%) Degree
8 6 (25.00%) Xen
8 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (25.00%) MySQL
8 6 (25.00%) Java
8 6 (25.00%) Perl
8 6 (25.00%) Ceph
9 5 (20.83%) Mesos
9 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
9 5 (20.83%) LXC
9 5 (20.83%) Docker
9 5 (20.83%) HTML5
9 5 (20.83%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 15 (62.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.17%) JBoss
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.17%) SSL
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Wireless
2 1 (4.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
1 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (20.83%) CouchDB
2 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
2 5 (20.83%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (20.83%) Neo4j
2 5 (20.83%) MariaDB
2 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) LLVM
1 9 (37.50%) GCC
2 5 (20.83%) Bugzilla
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 9 (37.50%) Finance
3 5 (20.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Software Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Product Development Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) HTML
1 5 (20.83%) POSIX
1 5 (20.83%) HTML5
1 5 (20.83%) REST
2 4 (16.67%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 20 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 15 (62.50%) Open Source
3 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (37.50%) Mathematics
4 9 (37.50%) Physics
5 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
5 5 (20.83%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (20.83%) Statistics
5 5 (20.83%) Informatics
5 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
6 1 (4.17%) Replication
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Android
3 4 (16.67%) FreeBSD
3 4 (16.67%) Debian
3 4 (16.67%) OpenBSD
3 4 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 4 (16.67%) UNIX
3 4 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (4.17%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) CentOS
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (37.50%) UML
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Bioinformatics
4 5 (20.83%) OO
4 5 (20.83%) OOD
4 5 (20.83%) Extreme Programming
4 5 (20.83%) Hidden Markov Model
4 5 (20.83%) Game Theory
4 5 (20.83%) Gibbs Sampling
4 5 (20.83%) Memory Management
5 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) Coaching
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Python
2 7 (29.17%) C
3 6 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) Perl
4 5 (20.83%) Ruby
4 5 (20.83%) Haskell
4 5 (20.83%) R
4 5 (20.83%) Golang
5 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.17%) SQL
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) VCP4
2 1 (4.17%) RHCE
2 1 (4.17%) LPIC
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) QEMU
2 6 (25.00%) Xen
2 6 (25.00%) Ceph
3 5 (20.83%) LXC
3 5 (20.83%) Docker
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.17%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
1 5 (20.83%) Mesos
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) NetApp
1 5 (20.83%) Pegasus
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Sun
4 1 (4.17%) Hitachi
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