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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 234 225 245
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Permanent jobs citing KVM 29 21 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% 0.29% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 3.13% 2.81% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 32
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -7.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -8.90%
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
928 748 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 12.19% 10.43% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 748 618 885
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £27,000
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 15 September 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 15 September 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 16 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Hertfordshire -13 10 £52,500 +23.52%
Suffolk - 3 £42,500 -
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 56 (88.89%) Linux
2 29 (46.03%) SAN
3 28 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
4 24 (38.10%) UNIX
5 23 (36.51%) Computer Science
6 22 (34.92%) PowerShell
7 19 (30.16%) VPN
7 19 (30.16%) Cisco
7 19 (30.16%) CCNP
7 19 (30.16%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (30.16%) Firewall
8 18 (28.57%) Shell Script
8 18 (28.57%) Windows
8 18 (28.57%) Web Services
8 18 (28.57%) Hyper-V
8 18 (28.57%) Wireless
9 17 (26.98%) Telecoms
9 17 (26.98%) Puppet
9 17 (26.98%) CCNA
10 16 (25.40%) TCP/IP
10 16 (25.40%) Finance
10 16 (25.40%) Software Engineering
11 15 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (23.81%) Reverse Proxy
11 15 (23.81%) Active Directory
11 15 (23.81%) Python
11 15 (23.81%) DNS
11 15 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
11 15 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (23.81%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 14 (22.22%) OpenStack
2 10 (15.87%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.35%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.94%) SaaS
3 3 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (46.03%) SAN
2 19 (30.16%) VPN
2 19 (30.16%) Firewall
3 18 (28.57%) Wireless
4 16 (25.40%) TCP/IP
5 15 (23.81%) Reverse Proxy
5 15 (23.81%) DNS
6 11 (17.46%) Internet
6 11 (17.46%) WLAN
6 11 (17.46%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (15.87%) DHCP
7 10 (15.87%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (11.11%) SSH
9 5 (7.94%) NAS
9 5 (7.94%) Ethernet
10 4 (6.35%) 3GPP
10 4 (6.35%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (6.35%) Radio Access Network
10 4 (6.35%) WiMAX
11 1 (1.59%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) MySQL
1 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (22.22%) LLVM
1 14 (22.22%) GCC
2 7 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.35%) Bugzilla
General
1 17 (26.98%) Telecoms
2 16 (25.40%) Finance
3 4 (6.35%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Systems Engineer
2 16 (25.40%) Software Engineer
3 12 (19.05%) Network Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (14.29%) Administrator
5 8 (12.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (11.11%) Architect
7 6 (9.52%) Software Architect
7 6 (9.52%) Systems Architect
8 5 (7.94%) Wireless Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (6.35%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (6.35%) Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) Network Design Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) Design Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 2 (3.17%) Network Administrator
11 2 (3.17%) UNIX Administrator
12 1 (1.59%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.57%) Web Services
2 4 (6.35%) XML
2 4 (6.35%) JSON
3 1 (1.59%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 23 (36.51%) Computer Science
2 15 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (17.46%) Open Source
4 9 (14.29%) Replication
5 4 (6.35%) Firmware
6 3 (4.76%) IPTV
7 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.17%) Physics
8 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (88.89%) Linux
2 24 (38.10%) UNIX
3 18 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (6.35%) Android
5 2 (3.17%) AIX
5 2 (3.17%) FreeBSD
5 2 (3.17%) Debian
5 2 (3.17%) OpenBSD
5 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.40%) Software Engineering
2 15 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (22.22%) Network Management
3 14 (22.22%) UML
4 11 (17.46%) Network Design
5 10 (15.87%) Release Management
6 8 (12.70%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (12.70%) DevOps
7 7 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 7 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 7 (11.11%) Migration
7 7 (11.11%) Scrum
7 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.11%) TDD
8 6 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (9.52%) Requirements Management
9 5 (7.94%) ITIL
10 4 (6.35%) Refactoring
10 4 (6.35%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (4.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.92%) PowerShell
2 18 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 15 (23.81%) Python
4 11 (17.46%) Perl
4 11 (17.46%) Bash Shell
5 9 (14.29%) SQL
6 7 (11.11%) C
7 4 (6.35%) VB
8 3 (4.76%) PHP
8 3 (4.76%) Java
9 2 (3.17%) C++
9 2 (3.17%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 19 (30.16%) CCNP
1 19 (30.16%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (26.98%) CCNA
3 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (12.70%) MCSE
4 6 (9.52%) Degree
5 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.76%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 28 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
2 18 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 15 (23.81%) Active Directory
4 14 (22.22%) QEMU
5 12 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (26.98%) Puppet
2 15 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (30.16%) Cisco
2 13 (20.63%) NetApp
3 12 (19.05%) VMware
4 11 (17.46%) Red Hat
4 11 (17.46%) Sun
4 11 (17.46%) HP
5 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 7 (11.11%) Hitachi
6 4 (6.35%) WatchGuard
6 4 (6.35%) Oracle
6 4 (6.35%) CommVault
7 1 (1.59%) Dell
7 1 (1.59%) Huawei
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