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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 717 755 766
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +11
Permanent jobs citing KVM 181 205 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 1.58% 1.71% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 150 124 148
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £87,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
11457 12018 12289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.47% 11.68% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9834 10020 10269
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +56 121 £55,000 -4.34% 11
Yorkshire +35 20 £40,000 - 2
South East +24 20 £55,000 +22.22% 2
East Midlands - 9 £46,500 -
East of England +39 4 £41,250 -13.15%
Midlands - 2 £47,500 -
South West -17 1 £40,000 -5.88% 2
KVM
UK

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 332 (94.86%) Linux
2 262 (74.86%) VMware
3 254 (72.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 221 (63.14%) Puppet
5 180 (51.43%) Amazon AWS
6 175 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
7 174 (49.71%) Python
8 170 (48.57%) DevOps
9 167 (47.71%) Bash Shell
10 137 (39.14%) Xen
11 133 (38.00%) MySQL
12 131 (37.43%) Ansible
13 125 (35.71%) Apache
13 125 (35.71%) Jenkins
14 118 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
15 110 (31.43%) Configuration Management
16 106 (30.29%) Ruby
17 105 (30.00%) Git (software)
17 105 (30.00%) LAMP
18 104 (29.71%) Perl
19 100 (28.57%) Docker
20 97 (27.71%) Windows
21 88 (25.14%) DNS
22 84 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 78 (22.29%) Continuous Integration
24 75 (21.43%) OpenStack
25 74 (21.14%) Tomcat
26 73 (20.86%) Java
26 73 (20.86%) Red Hat
27 70 (20.00%) Firewall

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
1 125 (35.71%) Apache
2 75 (21.43%) OpenStack
3 74 (21.14%) Tomcat
4 53 (15.14%) nginx
5 33 (9.43%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (6.00%) WebSphere
7 16 (4.57%) MS Exchange
8 15 (4.29%) IIS
9 14 (4.00%) Oracle Coherence
9 14 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 9 (2.57%) Jetty
11 6 (1.71%) JBoss
12 5 (1.43%) Apache Solr
12 5 (1.43%) CloudStack
12 5 (1.43%) WildFly
13 3 (0.86%) Alfresco
13 3 (0.86%) Drupal
13 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
14 2 (0.57%) ejabberd
14 2 (0.57%) GlassFish
Applications
1 18 (5.14%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.43%) MS Office
3 4 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.29%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 180 (51.43%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (15.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (6.57%) IaaS
4 20 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (5.14%) SaaS
5 18 (5.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 14 (4.00%) PaaS
7 12 (3.43%) GitHub
7 12 (3.43%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (3.43%) Office 365
8 9 (2.57%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (1.71%) Google App Engine
9 6 (1.71%) Rackspace Cloud
10 5 (1.43%) Amazon S3
10 5 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (1.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.86%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.57%) Google Compute Engine
12 2 (0.57%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 88 (25.14%) DNS
2 70 (20.00%) Firewall
3 53 (15.14%) SAN
4 51 (14.57%) HTTP
5 39 (11.14%) LDAP
6 34 (9.71%) TCP/IP
7 31 (8.86%) LAN
7 31 (8.86%) WAN
8 30 (8.57%) NAS
9 26 (7.43%) DHCP
9 26 (7.43%) VPN
10 25 (7.14%) Multicast
11 24 (6.86%) BGP
12 21 (6.00%) iSCSI
13 19 (5.43%) FTP
14 18 (5.14%) HTTPS
15 17 (4.86%) Cisco IOS
15 17 (4.86%) Network Security
15 17 (4.86%) VLAN
16 16 (4.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (38.00%) MySQL
2 37 (10.57%) SQL Server
3 28 (8.00%) Redis
4 26 (7.43%) Hadoop
5 25 (7.14%) Big Data
6 22 (6.29%) NoSQL
7 20 (5.71%) MongoDB
8 16 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 13 (3.71%) OLAP
12 12 (3.43%) DB2
12 12 (3.43%) OLTP
12 12 (3.43%) Oracle OLAP
13 10 (2.86%) MariaDB
14 8 (2.29%) Riak
15 7 (2.00%) CouchDB
16 5 (1.43%) Data Mining
16 5 (1.43%) HBase
17 4 (1.14%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 125 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 105 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 45 (12.86%) Subversion
4 32 (9.14%) Vagrant
5 27 (7.71%) JIRA
6 23 (6.57%) Maven
7 21 (6.00%) Gradle
8 19 (5.43%) Travis CI
9 18 (5.14%) TeamCity
10 17 (4.86%) Sonatype Nexus
11 15 (4.29%) Cucumber
11 15 (4.29%) Wercker
12 13 (3.71%) Selenium
13 11 (3.14%) Ant
14 9 (2.57%) Bugzilla
15 8 (2.29%) Hudson
15 8 (2.29%) Trac
16 7 (2.00%) Mercurial
17 6 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 6 (1.71%) MSBuild
General
1 55 (15.71%) Law
2 29 (8.29%) Telecoms
3 25 (7.14%) Finance
4 23 (6.57%) Marketing
5 12 (3.43%) Publishing
5 12 (3.43%) Retail
6 5 (1.43%) Banking
7 3 (0.86%) Games
8 2 (0.57%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.57%) Military
8 2 (0.57%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.29%) Back Office
9 1 (0.29%) Billing
9 1 (0.29%) Front Office
9 1 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 115 (32.86%) Administrator
2 104 (29.71%) Systems Administrator
3 84 (24.00%) Linux Administrator
4 82 (23.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 76 (21.71%) DevOps Engineer
6 67 (19.14%) Linux Engineer
7 65 (18.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 39 (11.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 32 (9.14%) Senior DevOps
10 27 (7.71%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 27 (7.71%) Systems Engineer
11 25 (7.14%) DevOps Administrator
12 23 (6.57%) VMWare Administrator
13 22 (6.29%) Linux DevOps Administrator
13 22 (6.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 21 (6.00%) Architect
15 19 (5.43%) DevOps Systems Engineer
16 17 (4.86%) AWS Administrator
17 16 (4.57%) AWS DevOps
17 16 (4.57%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (30.00%) LAMP
2 31 (8.86%) LEMP Stack
3 24 (6.86%) RabbitMQ
4 22 (6.29%) Web Services
5 21 (6.00%) JSON
5 21 (6.00%) XML
6 17 (4.86%) CSS
6 17 (4.86%) Middleware
7 15 (4.29%) WireMock
8 13 (3.71%) AngularJS
8 13 (3.71%) HTML
8 13 (3.71%) Kafka
8 13 (3.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (3.43%) libvirt
10 9 (2.57%) REST
11 8 (2.29%) ActiveMQ
11 8 (2.29%) WebSockets
12 7 (2.00%) Memcached
12 7 (2.00%) Servlets
13 6 (1.71%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 48 (13.71%) Data Centre
2 26 (7.43%) Private Cloud
3 14 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.71%) Fintech
5 12 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.14%) PKI
7 8 (2.29%) iPad
8 7 (2.00%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.00%) Replication
9 6 (1.71%) Wiki
10 5 (1.43%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.43%) Clustering
10 5 (1.43%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.43%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.43%) Physics
11 4 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.14%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.14%) Social Network
12 3 (0.86%) Social Media
12 3 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 332 (94.86%) Linux
2 97 (27.71%) Windows
3 84 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 67 (19.14%) Unix
5 47 (13.43%) Solaris
6 45 (12.86%) CentOS
7 40 (11.43%) Debian
8 37 (10.57%) Ubuntu
9 32 (9.14%) Windows Server
10 16 (4.57%) Mac OS X
11 13 (3.71%) SUSE
12 11 (3.14%) FreeBSD
13 9 (2.57%) Android
13 9 (2.57%) Apple iOS
14 7 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (1.71%) AIX
16 5 (1.43%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
17 4 (1.14%) HPUX
17 4 (1.14%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (48.57%) DevOps
2 118 (33.71%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (31.43%) Configuration Management
4 78 (22.29%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (13.43%) Open Source
6 39 (11.14%) High Availability
7 34 (9.71%) Virtual Environments
8 30 (8.57%) Continuous Delivery
9 29 (8.29%) E-Commerce
10 28 (8.00%) Migration
11 27 (7.71%) ITIL
12 26 (7.43%) Project Management
13 23 (6.57%) Performance Tuning
14 20 (5.71%) Service Management
15 17 (4.86%) Information Security
16 16 (4.57%) Coaching
16 16 (4.57%) Load Balancing
17 15 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
18 14 (4.00%) Memory Management
18 14 (4.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 174 (49.71%) Python
2 167 (47.71%) Bash Shell
3 106 (30.29%) Ruby
4 104 (29.71%) Perl
5 73 (20.86%) Java
6 59 (16.86%) SQL
7 44 (12.57%) PHP
8 37 (10.57%) Shell Script
9 27 (7.71%) JavaScript
10 17 (4.86%) PowerShell
11 10 (2.86%) Tcl
12 8 (2.29%) C
13 3 (0.86%) Elixir
13 3 (0.86%) Erlang
14 2 (0.57%) C++
15 1 (0.29%) AWK
15 1 (0.29%) C#
15 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.29%) VB
15 1 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (8.00%) Degree
2 20 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (4.29%) CCNP
3 15 (4.29%) Security Cleared
4 12 (3.43%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.71%) CCNA
6 5 (1.43%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.43%) PMP
6 5 (1.43%) RHCE
7 4 (1.14%) CCIE
7 4 (1.14%) CEH
7 4 (1.14%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.14%) ECSA
8 3 (0.86%) CCDE
8 3 (0.86%) CCSP
8 3 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.57%) MCSE
9 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.29%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.43%) QA
2 11 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.43%) COBIT
3 5 (1.43%) ISO 14001
4 4 (1.14%) DICOM
4 4 (1.14%) HL7
4 4 (1.14%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 254 (72.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 137 (39.14%) Xen
3 100 (28.57%) Docker
4 45 (12.86%) Hyper-V
5 35 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 25 (7.14%) NFS
6 25 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
6 25 (7.14%) VirtualBox
7 21 (6.00%) Oracle RAC
7 21 (6.00%) vSphere
8 18 (5.14%) iptables
8 18 (5.14%) LXC
9 17 (4.86%) XenServer
10 13 (3.71%) SRDF
11 12 (3.43%) Samba
12 10 (2.86%) Postfix
12 10 (2.86%) vCloud
12 10 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (2.57%) QEMU
13 9 (2.57%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 221 (63.14%) Puppet
2 175 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 131 (37.43%) Ansible
4 58 (16.57%) Nagios
5 26 (7.43%) Cobbler
6 24 (6.86%) ZABBIX
7 20 (5.71%) Zenoss
8 16 (4.57%) Cacti
8 16 (4.57%) Graphite
8 16 (4.57%) SCCM
9 15 (4.29%) FreeIPA
9 15 (4.29%) Kubernetes
10 14 (4.00%) CFEngine
10 14 (4.00%) Salt
10 14 (4.00%) vRealize
11 12 (3.43%) Mesos
12 11 (3.14%) Tivoli
13 10 (2.86%) Munin
13 10 (2.86%) yum
14 9 (2.57%) Kibana
Vendors
1 262 (74.86%) VMware
2 73 (20.86%) Red Hat
3 57 (16.29%) Oracle
4 56 (16.00%) Cisco
5 41 (11.71%) Microsoft
6 28 (8.00%) NetApp
7 21 (6.00%) EMC
8 16 (4.57%) Google
9 15 (4.29%) IBM
10 14 (4.00%) Citrix
10 14 (4.00%) Intel
11 13 (3.71%) Percona
12 12 (3.43%) HP
13 11 (3.14%) Rackspace
14 9 (2.57%) Apple
15 8 (2.29%) Splunk
16 7 (2.00%) Juniper
16 7 (2.00%) SaltStack
17 6 (1.71%) F5
17 6 (1.71%) Perforce
West London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: BUPA, pension + multiple perks
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 4 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
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum +10% annual bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bath
Capita Internal Resourcing
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
Oho Group
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Wipro
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago