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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 259 247 257
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs citing KVM 4 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.052% 0.29% 0.077%
As % of the System Software category 0.41% 2.42% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 5
Average salary £39,250 £51,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.41% +20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,250 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £61,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
984 993 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 12.75% 12.20% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 709 832 768
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Suffolk -7 2 £38,500 -12.00%
Hertfordshire 0 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Cambridgeshire -8 1 £60,000 +9.09%
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 13 (61.90%) OpenStack
4 10 (47.62%) Open Source
4 10 (47.62%) Telecoms
5 9 (42.86%) Finance
5 9 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (38.10%) Xen
6 8 (38.10%) Java
6 8 (38.10%) Perl
6 8 (38.10%) MySQL
7 7 (33.33%) UML
7 7 (33.33%) Python
7 7 (33.33%) Degree
7 7 (33.33%) Ruby
7 7 (33.33%) LLVM
7 7 (33.33%) GCC
7 7 (33.33%) QEMU
7 7 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
8 6 (28.57%) C
9 5 (23.81%) HTML
9 5 (23.81%) OO
9 5 (23.81%) OOD
9 5 (23.81%) POSIX
9 5 (23.81%) Pegasus
9 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
9 5 (23.81%) Extreme Programming
9 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 13 (61.90%) OpenStack
2 3 (14.29%) JBoss
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) SSL
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (38.10%) MySQL
3 5 (23.81%) CouchDB
3 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
3 5 (23.81%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (23.81%) Neo4j
3 5 (23.81%) MariaDB
3 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) LLVM
1 7 (33.33%) GCC
2 4 (19.05%) Bugzilla
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (47.62%) Telecoms
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) Games
4 2 (9.52%) Marketing
4 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 2 (9.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Software Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Open Source Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Support
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
1 5 (23.81%) POSIX
1 5 (23.81%) HTML5
1 5 (23.81%) REST
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
3 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
3 5 (23.81%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (23.81%) Statistics
3 5 (23.81%) Informatics
3 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
3 5 (23.81%) Physics
4 3 (14.29%) Replication
5 2 (9.52%) DTV
6 1 (4.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Android
2 4 (19.05%) UNIX
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) CentOS
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Open Source
2 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 7 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
3 7 (33.33%) UML
4 5 (23.81%) OO
4 5 (23.81%) OOD
4 5 (23.81%) Extreme Programming
4 5 (23.81%) Memory Management
4 5 (23.81%) Hidden Markov Model
4 5 (23.81%) Game Theory
4 5 (23.81%) Gibbs Sampling
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Bioinformatics
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
1 8 (38.10%) Perl
2 7 (33.33%) Python
2 7 (33.33%) Ruby
3 6 (28.57%) C
4 5 (23.81%) R
4 5 (23.81%) Go
4 5 (23.81%) Haskell
5 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
6 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) RHCE
3 3 (14.29%) LPIC
4 1 (4.76%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Xen
2 7 (33.33%) QEMU
3 5 (23.81%) Docker
3 5 (23.81%) LXC
3 5 (23.81%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 3 (14.29%) iptables
4 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (14.29%) Postfix
5 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
5 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
5 2 (9.52%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Mesos
2 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (9.52%) HAProxy
4 1 (4.76%) Ansible
4 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Pegasus
1 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Sun
4 1 (4.76%) Hitachi
4 1 (4.76%) NetApp
4 1 (4.76%) Apple