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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
UK / England
Rank 685 749 805
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +56
Permanent jobs citing KVM 128 150 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 1.32% 1.33% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 109 132 71
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%

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
9714 11301 12493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.28% 12.11% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8082 9620 10654
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +70 90 £67,500 +17.39% 8
South East +67 25 £51,500 -1.90% 2
East of England +19 4 £45,000 +28.57% 4
South West +11 4 £42,500 - 1
North West - 3 £52,500 - 1
Yorkshire +6 2 £40,000 -33.33%
KVM
UK

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 254 (93.38%) Linux
2 214 (78.68%) VMware
3 207 (76.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 122 (44.85%) Puppet
5 116 (42.65%) Xen
6 103 (37.87%) Windows
7 98 (36.03%) Apache
8 92 (33.82%) Opscode Chef
9 86 (31.62%) Hyper-V
10 83 (30.51%) Cisco
11 82 (30.15%) Python
12 80 (29.41%) LAN
12 80 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
13 79 (29.04%) WAN
14 77 (28.31%) DevOps
15 76 (27.94%) Oracle
16 75 (27.57%) SAN
16 75 (27.57%) Finance
17 74 (27.21%) Ansible
18 70 (25.74%) NAS
19 69 (25.37%) MySQL
20 65 (23.90%) Bash Shell
21 64 (23.53%) HTTP
22 63 (23.16%) Firewall
23 62 (22.79%) NetApp
23 62 (22.79%) Solaris
24 59 (21.69%) Java
24 59 (21.69%) Telecoms
25 58 (21.32%) Tomcat
25 58 (21.32%) NFS

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 98 (36.03%) Apache
2 58 (21.32%) Tomcat
3 52 (19.12%) Oracle Coherence
4 51 (18.75%) IIS
5 47 (17.28%) WebSphere
6 45 (16.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 40 (14.71%) OpenStack
8 25 (9.19%) nginx
9 15 (5.51%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (3.68%) MS Exchange
11 8 (2.94%) CloudStack
12 5 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (1.84%) JBoss
12 5 (1.84%) SharePoint
12 5 (1.84%) Skype for Business
13 4 (1.47%) Confluence
13 4 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.74%) ColdFusion
15 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (10.66%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.31%) MS Office
3 5 (1.84%) Baselight
4 4 (1.47%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.10%) Autodesk Flame
5 3 (1.10%) Autodesk Smoke
6 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (9.19%) RMDS
2 2 (0.74%) Magento
3 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 51 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.78%) SaaS
4 11 (4.04%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (2.94%) IaaS
6 7 (2.57%) PaaS
7 5 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.84%) Office 365
8 4 (1.47%) Oracle CX
9 3 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.10%) GitHub
9 3 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.74%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.74%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.37%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 80 (29.41%) LAN
2 79 (29.04%) WAN
3 75 (27.57%) SAN
4 70 (25.74%) NAS
5 64 (23.53%) HTTP
6 63 (23.16%) Firewall
7 57 (20.96%) Multicast
8 54 (19.85%) iSCSI
9 52 (19.12%) FCoE
9 52 (19.12%) Fibre Channel
10 46 (16.91%) TCP/IP
11 40 (14.71%) 3G
11 40 (14.71%) 4G
11 40 (14.71%) GSM
11 40 (14.71%) OpenFlow
12 37 (13.60%) DNS
13 20 (7.35%) VPN
14 19 (6.99%) DHCP
15 18 (6.62%) Network Security
16 13 (4.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (25.37%) MySQL
2 46 (16.91%) Hadoop
3 41 (15.07%) SQL Server
4 32 (11.76%) HBase
5 21 (7.72%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (7.72%) Redis
6 20 (7.35%) DB2
6 20 (7.35%) OLAP
6 20 (7.35%) OLTP
6 20 (7.35%) Oracle OLAP
7 13 (4.78%) MongoDB
7 13 (4.78%) NoSQL
7 13 (4.78%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (3.31%) Riak
9 8 (2.94%) Big Data
10 7 (2.57%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.47%) CouchDB
12 3 (1.10%) Infinispan
13 2 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 53 (19.49%) Jenkins
2 43 (15.81%) Git (software)
3 17 (6.25%) JIRA
4 15 (5.51%) Travis CI
5 12 (4.41%) GitLab
5 12 (4.41%) Selenium
5 12 (4.41%) Subversion
6 9 (3.31%) Vagrant
7 7 (2.57%) Hudson
7 7 (2.57%) Maven
8 6 (2.21%) Bugzilla
8 6 (2.21%) Gradle
8 6 (2.21%) TeamCity
8 6 (2.21%) Trac
9 4 (1.47%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.47%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (1.47%) Wercker
10 3 (1.10%) Ant
10 3 (1.10%) Artifactory
10 3 (1.10%) GCC
General
1 75 (27.57%) Finance
2 59 (21.69%) Telecoms
3 25 (9.19%) Banking
4 16 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.47%) Marketing
6 3 (1.10%) Publishing
6 3 (1.10%) Retail
7 2 (0.74%) Back Office
7 2 (0.74%) Law
8 1 (0.37%) Electronics
8 1 (0.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 71 (26.10%) Architect
2 54 (19.85%) Infrastructure Architect
3 52 (19.12%) Administrator
4 48 (17.65%) Developer
5 47 (17.28%) Systems Administrator
6 44 (16.18%) Linux Administrator
7 40 (14.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 39 (14.34%) C++ Developer
8 39 (14.34%) DevOps Engineer
9 36 (13.24%) Technical Architect
10 35 (12.87%) Linux Engineer
11 32 (11.76%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
11 32 (11.76%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
12 25 (9.19%) Solutions Architect
13 24 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
14 23 (8.46%) Telecoms Developer
15 22 (8.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
15 22 (8.09%) Linux Developer
15 22 (8.09%) Technical Solutions Architect
16 21 (7.72%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (17.28%) Middleware
2 39 (14.34%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 38 (13.97%) HTML
4 32 (11.76%) XML
5 29 (10.66%) LAMP
6 25 (9.19%) Rendezvous
6 25 (9.19%) Ultra Messaging
6 25 (9.19%) XSLT
7 10 (3.68%) Kafka
8 9 (3.31%) LEMP Stack
8 9 (3.31%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (2.94%) Web Services
10 7 (2.57%) AngularJS
10 7 (2.57%) CSS
10 7 (2.57%) JSON
10 7 (2.57%) REST
10 7 (2.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (2.21%) LAPP Stack
11 6 (2.21%) WebSockets
12 5 (1.84%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.03%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.15%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.94%) Clustering
4 7 (2.57%) iPad
4 7 (2.57%) Private Cloud
5 6 (2.21%) PKI
6 4 (1.47%) Fintech
6 4 (1.47%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.10%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.10%) Replication
7 3 (1.10%) User Experience
7 3 (1.10%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.74%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.74%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.74%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.74%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.74%) Social Network
8 2 (0.74%) Statistics
8 2 (0.74%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 254 (93.38%) Linux
2 103 (37.87%) Windows
3 62 (22.79%) Solaris
4 42 (15.44%) CentOS
5 41 (15.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 35 (12.87%) Ubuntu
7 28 (10.29%) Unix
8 26 (9.56%) Debian
9 9 (3.31%) Windows Server
9 9 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (2.57%) Fedora
10 7 (2.57%) SUSE
10 7 (2.57%) Windows 7
11 6 (2.21%) AIX
11 6 (2.21%) Mac OS X
11 6 (2.21%) Windows 10
11 6 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (1.84%) HPUX
12 5 (1.84%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (28.31%) DevOps
3 56 (20.59%) Performance Tuning
4 52 (19.12%) Benchmarking
5 43 (15.81%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (14.71%) Multithreading
7 35 (12.87%) Translating Business Requirements
8 31 (11.40%) Configuration Management
9 29 (10.66%) Open Source
10 22 (8.09%) High Availability
11 20 (7.35%) Risk Management
12 14 (5.15%) Migration
13 12 (4.41%) ITIL
13 12 (4.41%) Software Engineering
14 11 (4.04%) Load Balancing
14 11 (4.04%) Open Source Development
14 11 (4.04%) Storage Virtualisation
15 9 (3.31%) Network Monitoring
16 8 (2.94%) SOA
17 7 (2.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 82 (30.15%) Python
2 65 (23.90%) Bash Shell
3 59 (21.69%) Java
4 51 (18.75%) Perl
5 49 (18.01%) C++
6 48 (17.65%) C
6 48 (17.65%) SQL
7 43 (15.81%) JavaScript
8 34 (12.50%) Ruby
9 27 (9.93%) PHP
10 19 (6.99%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.57%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.21%) Tcl
13 5 (1.84%) Go
14 4 (1.47%) C#
15 2 (0.74%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.74%) C-shell
15 2 (0.74%) Erlang
15 2 (0.74%) Scala
15 2 (0.74%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (6.62%) Degree
3 14 (5.15%) CCNA
4 6 (2.21%) CCNP
4 6 (2.21%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.21%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.47%) MCSE
5 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.47%) RHCE
5 4 (1.47%) RHCSA
6 3 (1.10%) MCSA
7 2 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.37%) CCIE
8 1 (0.37%) CISSP
8 1 (0.37%) GSEC
8 1 (0.37%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.37%) PhD
8 1 (0.37%) RHCA
8 1 (0.37%) VCAP
8 1 (0.37%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.47%) QA
2 3 (1.10%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.10%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) GCP
3 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 207 (76.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 116 (42.65%) Xen
3 86 (31.62%) Hyper-V
4 58 (21.32%) NFS
5 53 (19.49%) Oracle RAC
6 52 (19.12%) SRDF
7 47 (17.28%) Docker
8 20 (7.35%) Active Directory
9 12 (4.41%) VirtualBox
9 12 (4.41%) vSphere
10 11 (4.04%) Squid
11 9 (3.31%) Varnish
11 9 (3.31%) Virtual Machines
12 8 (2.94%) iptables
12 8 (2.94%) XenServer
13 7 (2.57%) Ceph
13 7 (2.57%) LXC
14 6 (2.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 6 (2.21%) HDFS
14 6 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 122 (44.85%) Puppet
2 92 (33.82%) Opscode Chef
3 74 (27.21%) Ansible
4 25 (9.19%) Nagios
5 18 (6.62%) Cobbler
6 12 (4.41%) HAProxy
7 10 (3.68%) Tivoli
8 8 (2.94%) Graphite
8 8 (2.94%) ZABBIX
9 7 (2.57%) Backup Exec
9 7 (2.57%) Kibana
10 6 (2.21%) Ambari
10 6 (2.21%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (1.47%) Check_MK
11 4 (1.47%) Graylog
11 4 (1.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 4 (1.47%) Mesos
11 4 (1.47%) Pingdom
11 4 (1.47%) Salt
11 4 (1.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 214 (78.68%) VMware
2 83 (30.51%) Cisco
3 76 (27.94%) Oracle
4 62 (22.79%) NetApp
5 58 (21.32%) EMC
6 56 (20.59%) Red Hat
7 54 (19.85%) Intel
8 50 (18.38%) IBM
9 32 (11.76%) Sybase
10 25 (9.19%) DataSynapse
10 25 (9.19%) TIBCO
11 22 (8.09%) Microsoft
12 11 (4.04%) HP
13 9 (3.31%) Citrix
13 9 (3.31%) Juniper
14 7 (2.57%) Dell
15 6 (2.21%) Atlassian
15 6 (2.21%) Percona
15 6 (2.21%) Veritas
16 5 (1.84%) Splunk
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Recann
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, other benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent progression opportunities
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Livedrive
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Palantir Technologies
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £38989 - £49602 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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