The table below looks at the statistics for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 727 703 731
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +28
Permanent jobs citing KVM 174 229 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 1.54% 1.99% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 150 145 173
Median salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £87,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -8.57%
KVM
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11274 11481 12331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.24% 11.35% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9630 9608 10214
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing KVM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

KVM Jobs Demand Trend in England

KVM
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing KVM across the England region.

KVM Salary Trend in England

KVM
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing KVM across the England region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

KVM Salary Histogram in England

KVM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the England region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +39 110 £55,000 - 6
South East +20 23 £55,000 +7.31% 2
Yorkshire +27 16 £40,000 - 2
East Midlands - 9 £46,500 -
South West -12 8 £50,000 +17.64% 3
East of England +25 7 £47,500 - 2
Midlands - 2 £47,500 -
KVM
UK

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT jobs citing KVM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for KVM.

1 318 (94.36%) Linux
2 250 (74.18%) VMware
3 245 (72.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 200 (59.35%) Puppet
5 153 (45.40%) Python
6 145 (43.03%) Amazon AWS
7 144 (42.73%) Opscode Chef
8 141 (41.84%) Bash Shell
9 136 (40.36%) DevOps
10 119 (35.31%) Apache
11 118 (35.01%) Agile Software Development
12 116 (34.42%) MySQL
13 114 (33.83%) Xen
14 108 (32.05%) Jenkins
15 105 (31.16%) Windows
16 104 (30.86%) Ansible
17 97 (28.78%) Docker
18 95 (28.19%) Configuration Management
19 94 (27.89%) Perl
20 90 (26.71%) Git (software)
21 89 (26.41%) LAMP
22 85 (25.22%) DNS
22 85 (25.22%) Ruby
23 78 (23.15%) Continuous Integration
24 76 (22.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 74 (21.96%) Red Hat
26 72 (21.36%) Firewall
27 69 (20.47%) Unix
28 64 (18.99%) Java
28 64 (18.99%) Cisco

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 119 (35.31%) Apache
2 63 (18.69%) Tomcat
3 61 (18.10%) OpenStack
4 44 (13.06%) nginx
5 31 (9.20%) Elasticsearch
6 24 (7.12%) WebSphere
7 20 (5.93%) MS Exchange
8 18 (5.34%) IIS
9 17 (5.04%) Oracle Coherence
9 17 (5.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 7 (2.08%) JBoss
11 6 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (1.48%) Jetty
12 5 (1.48%) WildFly
13 4 (1.19%) Apache Solr
13 4 (1.19%) CloudStack
13 4 (1.19%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.89%) Drupal
14 3 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (0.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (7.72%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.45%) MS Office
3 3 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 145 (43.03%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (16.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (6.82%) IaaS
4 18 (5.34%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (4.15%) PaaS
6 13 (3.86%) Office 365
7 12 (3.56%) SaaS
8 11 (3.26%) GitHub
8 11 (3.26%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (3.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (1.78%) Google App Engine
9 6 (1.78%) Rackspace Cloud
10 3 (0.89%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.59%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.59%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.30%) Slack
12 1 (0.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 85 (25.22%) DNS
2 72 (21.36%) Firewall
3 58 (17.21%) SAN
4 55 (16.32%) HTTP
5 40 (11.87%) WAN
6 39 (11.57%) LAN
7 37 (10.98%) TCP/IP
8 36 (10.68%) LDAP
9 34 (10.09%) NAS
10 28 (8.31%) Multicast
11 26 (7.72%) BGP
11 26 (7.72%) DHCP
12 22 (6.53%) FTP
12 22 (6.53%) VPN
13 21 (6.23%) HTTPS
14 20 (5.93%) iSCSI
14 20 (5.93%) Network Security
15 18 (5.34%) Cisco IOS
15 18 (5.34%) Fibre Channel
16 17 (5.04%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (34.42%) MySQL
2 37 (10.98%) SQL Server
3 27 (8.01%) Redis
4 25 (7.42%) Big Data
5 24 (7.12%) Hadoop
6 23 (6.82%) NoSQL
7 21 (6.23%) MongoDB
8 20 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (5.34%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (5.04%) OLAP
11 16 (4.75%) DB2
11 16 (4.75%) OLTP
11 16 (4.75%) Oracle OLAP
12 15 (4.45%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (3.26%) Riak
14 10 (2.97%) MariaDB
15 8 (2.37%) CouchDB
16 4 (1.19%) Apache Hive
16 4 (1.19%) Data Mining
16 4 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 108 (32.05%) Jenkins
2 90 (26.71%) Git (software)
3 42 (12.46%) Subversion
4 28 (8.31%) JIRA
5 23 (6.82%) Vagrant
6 21 (6.23%) Maven
6 21 (6.23%) Travis CI
7 18 (5.34%) Gradle
8 17 (5.04%) Sonatype Nexus
9 15 (4.45%) Cucumber
9 15 (4.45%) TeamCity
9 15 (4.45%) Wercker
10 13 (3.86%) Selenium
11 11 (3.26%) Bugzilla
12 10 (2.97%) Trac
13 9 (2.67%) Hudson
14 8 (2.37%) Ant
15 7 (2.08%) Mercurial
16 6 (1.78%) GitLab
16 6 (1.78%) MSBuild
General
1 43 (12.76%) Law
2 35 (10.39%) Telecoms
3 29 (8.61%) Finance
4 18 (5.34%) Marketing
5 9 (2.67%) Publishing
6 6 (1.78%) Retail
7 3 (0.89%) Banking
8 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.59%) Military
9 1 (0.30%) Back Office
9 1 (0.30%) Billing
9 1 (0.30%) Front Office
9 1 (0.30%) Games
9 1 (0.30%) German Language
9 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (30.56%) Administrator
2 90 (26.71%) Systems Administrator
3 70 (20.77%) Linux Administrator
4 69 (20.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 63 (18.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 57 (16.91%) Linux Engineer
7 47 (13.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 31 (9.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 31 (9.20%) Senior DevOps
9 30 (8.90%) Systems Engineer
10 26 (7.72%) Architect
11 25 (7.42%) Developer
11 25 (7.42%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 23 (6.82%) VMWare Administrator
13 21 (6.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 20 (5.93%) Network Engineer
15 19 (5.64%) Senior Systems Administrator
16 17 (5.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 17 (5.04%) Infrastructure Architect
16 17 (5.04%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (26.41%) LAMP
2 24 (7.12%) LEMP Stack
3 20 (5.93%) JSON
3 20 (5.93%) Middleware
3 20 (5.93%) XML
4 16 (4.75%) HTML
5 15 (4.45%) AngularJS
5 15 (4.45%) CSS
5 15 (4.45%) OpenVZ
5 15 (4.45%) RabbitMQ
5 15 (4.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (4.45%) WireMock
6 14 (4.15%) Kafka
6 14 (4.15%) Web Services
7 11 (3.26%) libvirt
7 11 (3.26%) REST
8 10 (2.97%) WebSockets
9 7 (2.08%) HornetQ
9 7 (2.08%) Memcached
9 7 (2.08%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 49 (14.54%) Data Centre
2 23 (6.82%) Private Cloud
3 16 (4.75%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.15%) Fintech
5 13 (3.86%) PKI
6 7 (2.08%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.78%) Hedge funds
7 6 (1.78%) iPad
7 6 (1.78%) Replication
7 6 (1.78%) Wiki
8 5 (1.48%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.48%) Clustering
8 5 (1.48%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.48%) Physics
8 5 (1.48%) Social Network
9 4 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.89%) Social Media
10 3 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 318 (94.36%) Linux
2 105 (31.16%) Windows
3 76 (22.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 69 (20.47%) Unix
5 47 (13.95%) Solaris
6 40 (11.87%) CentOS
6 40 (11.87%) Debian
7 35 (10.39%) Ubuntu
8 25 (7.42%) Windows Server
9 19 (5.64%) Mac OS X
10 12 (3.56%) SUSE
11 11 (3.26%) FreeBSD
12 9 (2.67%) Android
12 9 (2.67%) Apple iOS
13 7 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (1.48%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (1.19%) AIX
15 4 (1.19%) OpenBSD
15 4 (1.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (40.36%) DevOps
2 118 (35.01%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (28.19%) Configuration Management
4 78 (23.15%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (12.76%) Open Source
6 41 (12.17%) High Availability
7 32 (9.50%) Migration
8 27 (8.01%) Performance Tuning
9 26 (7.72%) ITIL
9 26 (7.72%) Project Management
10 24 (7.12%) E-Commerce
11 23 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
11 23 (6.82%) Virtual Environments
12 21 (6.23%) Service Management
13 18 (5.34%) Coaching
14 17 (5.04%) SOA
15 16 (4.75%) Benchmarking
15 16 (4.75%) Information Security
15 16 (4.75%) Risk Management
16 15 (4.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 153 (45.40%) Python
2 141 (41.84%) Bash Shell
3 94 (27.89%) Perl
4 85 (25.22%) Ruby
5 64 (18.99%) Java
6 59 (17.51%) SQL
7 40 (11.87%) PHP
8 31 (9.20%) Shell Script
9 26 (7.72%) JavaScript
10 15 (4.45%) C
11 13 (3.86%) PowerShell
12 10 (2.97%) Tcl
13 9 (2.67%) C++
14 3 (0.89%) Elixir
14 3 (0.89%) Erlang
15 1 (0.30%) C#
15 1 (0.30%) Groovy
15 1 (0.30%) sed
15 1 (0.30%) VB
15 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (9.20%) Degree
2 21 (6.23%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (4.75%) Security Cleared
4 14 (4.15%) SC Cleared
5 13 (3.86%) CCNP
6 9 (2.67%) CCNA
7 5 (1.48%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.48%) PMP
7 5 (1.48%) RHCE
8 4 (1.19%) MCSE
8 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.89%) CEH
9 3 (0.89%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.89%) ECSA
10 2 (0.59%) CCIE
10 2 (0.59%) MCSA
10 2 (0.59%) RHCSA
10 2 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.30%) CCDE
11 1 (0.30%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.42%) QA
2 10 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.48%) COBIT
3 5 (1.48%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.89%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.59%) DICOM
5 2 (0.59%) HL7
5 2 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 245 (72.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 114 (33.83%) Xen
3 97 (28.78%) Docker
4 50 (14.84%) Hyper-V
5 37 (10.98%) Active Directory
6 28 (8.31%) VirtualBox
7 23 (6.82%) Oracle RAC
8 22 (6.53%) NFS
9 21 (6.23%) iptables
9 21 (6.23%) Virtual Machines
9 21 (6.23%) vSphere
10 16 (4.75%) LXC
10 16 (4.75%) SRDF
11 15 (4.45%) XenServer
12 13 (3.86%) Postfix
13 10 (2.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 10 (2.97%) HDFS
13 10 (2.97%) Samba
14 9 (2.67%) oVirt
14 9 (2.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 200 (59.35%) Puppet
2 144 (42.73%) Opscode Chef
3 104 (30.86%) Ansible
4 59 (17.51%) Nagios
5 32 (9.50%) Cobbler
6 19 (5.64%) ZABBIX
7 17 (5.04%) SCCM
8 16 (4.75%) Cacti
8 16 (4.75%) FreeIPA
8 16 (4.75%) Zenoss
9 15 (4.45%) CFEngine
10 14 (4.15%) Kubernetes
11 13 (3.86%) vRealize
12 12 (3.56%) Graphite
12 12 (3.56%) Mesos
12 12 (3.56%) Tivoli
13 11 (3.26%) Kibana
14 10 (2.97%) Ambari
14 10 (2.97%) Hadoop YARN
15 8 (2.37%) yum
Vendors
1 250 (74.18%) VMware
2 74 (21.96%) Red Hat
3 64 (18.99%) Cisco
4 52 (15.43%) Oracle
5 43 (12.76%) Microsoft
6 31 (9.20%) NetApp
7 26 (7.72%) EMC
8 18 (5.34%) IBM
9 17 (5.04%) Intel
10 15 (4.45%) Google
11 14 (4.15%) Citrix
12 12 (3.56%) HP
13 11 (3.26%) Rackspace
14 10 (2.97%) Apple
14 10 (2.97%) Percona
15 9 (2.67%) Splunk
16 7 (2.08%) Brocade
16 7 (2.08%) SaltStack
17 6 (1.78%) Juniper
17 6 (1.78%) Perforce
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Ipswich
Capita plc
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Ipswich
Capita plc
Salary: bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: From £27,000 to £29,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago