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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 241 228 251
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Permanent jobs citing KVM 17 57 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.22% 0.67% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 1.60% 5.47% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16 40 13
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £34,900 £41,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,750 £52,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -14.00%
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
1062 1042 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 13.79% 12.16% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 798 871 844
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +21 14 £47,500 -29.62% 1
Suffolk -19 2 £38,500 +2.66%
Hertfordshire -19 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 16 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 14 (58.33%) OpenStack
4 11 (45.83%) Open Source
4 11 (45.83%) Software Engineering
4 11 (45.83%) Telecoms
5 10 (41.67%) Finance
6 9 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (33.33%) QEMU
7 8 (33.33%) LLVM
7 8 (33.33%) GCC
7 8 (33.33%) Xen
7 8 (33.33%) UML
7 8 (33.33%) Java
7 8 (33.33%) Perl
7 8 (33.33%) MySQL
7 8 (33.33%) Python
7 8 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
8 7 (29.17%) C
8 7 (29.17%) Degree
8 7 (29.17%) Ruby
9 6 (25.00%) Mathematics
9 6 (25.00%) Physics
10 5 (20.83%) Informatics
10 5 (20.83%) Haskell
10 5 (20.83%) Statistics
10 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
10 5 (20.83%) Artificial Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 14 (58.33%) OpenStack
2 3 (12.50%) JBoss
2 3 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) SSL
2 3 (12.50%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) SAN
3 2 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (4.17%) NAS
4 1 (4.17%) SSH
4 1 (4.17%) VoIP
4 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (33.33%) MySQL
3 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
3 5 (20.83%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (20.83%) MariaDB
3 5 (20.83%) CouchDB
3 5 (20.83%) Neo4j
3 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) LLVM
1 8 (33.33%) GCC
2 4 (16.67%) Bugzilla
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (45.83%) Telecoms
2 10 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (20.83%) Games
4 2 (8.33%) Electronics
4 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Software Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Software Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Support
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) REST
1 5 (20.83%) HTML5
1 5 (20.83%) HTML
1 5 (20.83%) POSIX
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 11 (45.83%) Open Source
3 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (25.00%) Physics
5 5 (20.83%) Informatics
5 5 (20.83%) Statistics
5 5 (20.83%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
5 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
6 3 (12.50%) Replication
7 2 (8.33%) DTV
8 1 (4.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) UNIX
3 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) Android
3 4 (16.67%) CentOS
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.17%) AIX
5 1 (4.17%) FreeBSD
5 1 (4.17%) Debian
5 1 (4.17%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Software Engineering
2 8 (33.33%) UML
2 8 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
3 5 (20.83%) Bioinformatics
3 5 (20.83%) Memory Management
3 5 (20.83%) Hidden Markov Model
3 5 (20.83%) Game Theory
3 5 (20.83%) Gibbs Sampling
3 5 (20.83%) OO
3 5 (20.83%) OOD
3 5 (20.83%) Extreme Programming
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Java
1 8 (33.33%) Perl
1 8 (33.33%) Python
2 7 (29.17%) C
2 7 (29.17%) Ruby
3 5 (20.83%) Haskell
3 5 (20.83%) R
3 5 (20.83%) Go
4 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) RHCE
3 3 (12.50%) LPIC
4 1 (4.17%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) QEMU
1 8 (33.33%) Xen
2 5 (20.83%) Docker
2 5 (20.83%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 5 (20.83%) LXC
3 3 (12.50%) Postfix
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) iptables
3 3 (12.50%) Ceph
4 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Mesos
2 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.33%) HAProxy
3 2 (8.33%) Puppet
4 1 (4.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Pegasus
1 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) NetApp
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Sun
4 1 (4.17%) Hitachi
4 1 (4.17%) Apple
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + discretionary relocation
Posted: 4 days ago
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EE
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago