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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 226 239 245
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Permanent jobs citing KVM 27 17 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.34% 0.23% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 2.94% 2.27% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 29
Average salary £53,750 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.47% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £49,250 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -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
919 748 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.63% 10.24% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 742 623 857
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +7 14 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Hertfordshire -8 9 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Suffolk - 4 £42,500 -
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 64 (90.14%) Linux
2 38 (53.52%) SAN
3 36 (50.70%) VMware ESXi
4 31 (43.66%) UNIX
5 30 (42.25%) PowerShell
6 28 (39.44%) Firewall
6 28 (39.44%) VPN
7 26 (36.62%) Windows
7 26 (36.62%) Web Services
7 26 (36.62%) Shell Script
7 26 (36.62%) Hyper-V
8 24 (33.80%) CCNP
8 24 (33.80%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (33.80%) Cisco
9 23 (32.39%) DNS
9 23 (32.39%) TCP/IP
9 23 (32.39%) Reverse Proxy
10 22 (30.99%) Amazon AWS
10 22 (30.99%) CCNA
11 21 (29.58%) Active Directory
11 21 (29.58%) Computer Science
12 20 (28.17%) Puppet
13 19 (26.76%) Opscode Chef
13 19 (26.76%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (25.35%) Wireless
15 17 (23.94%) Telecoms
16 16 (22.54%) Finance
17 15 (21.13%) DHCP
17 15 (21.13%) Python
17 15 (21.13%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 15 (21.13%) MS Exchange
2 12 (16.90%) OpenStack
3 5 (7.04%) Apache
4 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.63%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (5.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.82%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (30.99%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.04%) SaaS
3 3 (4.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (53.52%) SAN
2 28 (39.44%) Firewall
2 28 (39.44%) VPN
3 23 (32.39%) DNS
3 23 (32.39%) TCP/IP
3 23 (32.39%) Reverse Proxy
4 18 (25.35%) Wireless
5 15 (21.13%) DHCP
6 12 (16.90%) Internet
7 11 (15.49%) WLAN
7 11 (15.49%) Intrusion Detection
8 10 (14.08%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (9.86%) SSH
10 5 (7.04%) Ethernet
11 4 (5.63%) 3GPP
11 4 (5.63%) WiMAX
11 4 (5.63%) NAS
11 4 (5.63%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (5.63%) Radio Access Network
12 1 (1.41%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) MySQL
1 6 (8.45%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (16.90%) GCC
1 12 (16.90%) LLVM
2 7 (9.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.23%) Bugzilla
General
1 17 (23.94%) Telecoms
2 16 (22.54%) Finance
3 6 (8.45%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (22.54%) Systems Engineer
2 14 (19.72%) Systems Administrator
2 14 (19.72%) Software Engineer
2 14 (19.72%) Administrator
3 12 (16.90%) Network Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Architect
4 8 (11.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (11.27%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (11.27%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Software Architect
5 6 (8.45%) Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Systems Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Wireless Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.04%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (4.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Design Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Network Administrator
8 2 (2.82%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.62%) Web Services
2 6 (8.45%) XML
2 6 (8.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.58%) Computer Science
2 12 (16.90%) Replication
3 11 (15.49%) Open Source
4 5 (7.04%) Firmware
5 3 (4.23%) IPTV
6 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.41%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 64 (90.14%) Linux
2 31 (43.66%) UNIX
3 26 (36.62%) Windows
4 3 (4.23%) Android
4 3 (4.23%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.82%) Debian
6 1 (1.41%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.41%) AIX
6 1 (1.41%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.76%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (21.13%) Network Management
2 15 (21.13%) Release Management
3 14 (19.72%) Software Engineering
4 12 (16.90%) UML
4 12 (16.90%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (15.49%) Network Design
6 9 (12.68%) DevOps
7 8 (11.27%) Migration
7 8 (11.27%) Scrum
7 8 (11.27%) TDD
7 8 (11.27%) Test Automation
8 7 (9.86%) Automated Testing
9 6 (8.45%) ITIL
9 6 (8.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (8.45%) Requirements Management
10 5 (7.04%) Refactoring
10 5 (7.04%) Configuration Management
11 3 (4.23%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.25%) PowerShell
2 26 (36.62%) Shell Script
3 15 (21.13%) Python
4 12 (16.90%) Bash Shell
4 12 (16.90%) Perl
5 11 (15.49%) SQL
6 7 (9.86%) C
7 5 (7.04%) PHP
7 5 (7.04%) Java
8 4 (5.63%) VB
9 2 (2.82%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (33.80%) CCNP
1 24 (33.80%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (30.99%) CCNA
3 13 (18.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (18.31%) MCSE
4 7 (9.86%) Degree
5 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
5 5 (7.04%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 36 (50.70%) VMware ESXi
2 26 (36.62%) Hyper-V
3 21 (29.58%) Active Directory
4 13 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (16.90%) QEMU
6 2 (2.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (28.17%) Puppet
2 19 (26.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (33.80%) Cisco
2 14 (19.72%) Red Hat
3 13 (18.31%) NetApp
3 13 (18.31%) VMware
4 12 (16.90%) Sun
4 12 (16.90%) HP
5 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
6 8 (11.27%) Hitachi
7 4 (5.63%) Oracle
7 4 (5.63%) CommVault
7 4 (5.63%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.41%) Huawei
8 1 (1.41%) Dell
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