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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 261 236 235
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -1
Permanent jobs citing KVM 3 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.041% 0.35% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 0.38% 2.84% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 26 13
Average salary £47,500 £53,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% +26.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
798 950 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.86% 12.36% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 626 761 631
Average salary £38,250 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.65% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
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 28 August 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
Hertfordshire -15 3 £47,500 -13.63%
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
2 6 (54.55%) CentOS
3 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
3 5 (45.45%) iptables
3 5 (45.45%) SSL
3 5 (45.45%) Apache
3 5 (45.45%) Perl
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
3 5 (45.45%) Replication
3 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) UNIX
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) UML
5 3 (27.27%) POP3
5 3 (27.27%) SMTP
5 3 (27.27%) FTP
5 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 3 (27.27%) SLA
5 3 (27.27%) RHCE
5 3 (27.27%) Nagios
5 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 3 (27.27%) Clustering
5 3 (27.27%) LAMP
5 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (45.45%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) Joomla!
2 3 (27.27%) WordPress
2 3 (27.27%) nginx
2 3 (27.27%) OpenStack
3 2 (18.18%) JBoss
4 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Magento
2 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) SSL
3 3 (27.27%) POP3
3 3 (27.27%) SMTP
3 3 (27.27%) FTP
3 3 (27.27%) SSH
3 3 (27.27%) IMAP
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) LLVM
1 3 (27.27%) GCC
2 2 (18.18%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (63.64%) Administrator
2 6 (54.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (54.55%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Support
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) LAMP
1 3 (27.27%) Alternative PHP Cache
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Replication
2 3 (27.27%) Clustering
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) DTV
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) CentOS
3 4 (36.36%) UNIX
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Android
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) UML
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) Time Management
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (27.27%) Critical Success Factor
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Perl
1 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
2 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) RHCE
2 2 (18.18%) LPIC
3 1 (9.09%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) iptables
2 3 (27.27%) Sendmail
2 3 (27.27%) Varnish
2 3 (27.27%) QEMU
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
3 2 (18.18%) Xen
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Nagios
1 3 (27.27%) Cacti
1 3 (27.27%) cPanel
2 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (18.18%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Apple
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