The table below looks at the statistics for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 668 699 697
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -2
Permanent jobs citing KVM 201 202 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 1.77% 1.70% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 121 151 147
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
11359 11910 10395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.10% 10.88% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9503 9910 8905
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing KVM across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2015.

KVM Salary Histogram in England

KVM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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
London +4 97 £57,500 +21.05% 13
South West +24 38 £42,500 - 2
South East -11 27 £45,000 +8.10% 8
Yorkshire - 19 £40,000 - 3
North West +10 15 £34,000 +78.94% 2
East of England -14 3 £47,500 -13.63% 1
West Midlands - 3 £21,000 - 4
KVM
UK

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 353 (84.25%) Linux
2 277 (66.11%) VMware
3 266 (63.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 188 (44.87%) Windows
5 177 (42.24%) Xen
6 166 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
7 161 (38.42%) Apache
8 158 (37.71%) Python
9 148 (35.32%) Amazon AWS
9 148 (35.32%) Puppet
10 143 (34.13%) MySQL
10 143 (34.13%) Oracle
10 143 (34.13%) Cisco
11 142 (33.89%) Red Hat
12 136 (32.46%) Java
13 121 (28.88%) Data Centre
14 112 (26.73%) Perl
14 112 (26.73%) Firewall
15 111 (26.49%) Hyper-V
16 109 (26.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 103 (24.58%) SAN
18 102 (24.34%) Solaris
19 101 (24.11%) Git (software)
20 99 (23.63%) Ubuntu
21 96 (22.91%) DevOps
22 92 (21.96%) Finance
23 91 (21.72%) Tomcat
23 91 (21.72%) HTTP
24 88 (21.00%) NetApp
25 87 (20.76%) Bash Shell

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 161 (38.42%) Apache
2 91 (21.72%) Tomcat
3 82 (19.57%) IIS
4 80 (19.09%) WebSphere
5 73 (17.42%) nginx
6 68 (16.23%) OpenStack
7 56 (13.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 51 (12.17%) Oracle Coherence
9 40 (9.55%) WebLogic
10 36 (8.59%) Elasticsearch
11 26 (6.21%) Apache Solr
12 13 (3.10%) MS Exchange
13 10 (2.39%) JBoss
14 8 (1.91%) Joomla!
14 8 (1.91%) CloudStack
14 8 (1.91%) WordPress
15 6 (1.43%) Drupal
16 5 (1.19%) IBM HTTP Server
16 5 (1.19%) WebSphere Process Server
16 5 (1.19%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 15 (3.58%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.67%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.72%) MS Office
4 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 25 (5.97%) RMDS
2 3 (0.72%) Magento
3 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 148 (35.32%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (14.32%) PaaS
3 46 (10.98%) Cloud Computing
4 37 (8.83%) IaaS
5 31 (7.40%) Microsoft Azure
6 27 (6.44%) Amazon EC2
6 27 (6.44%) SaaS
7 24 (5.73%) IBM PureFlex
8 20 (4.77%) Google Cloud Platform
8 20 (4.77%) Route 53
9 19 (4.53%) Google App Engine
9 19 (4.53%) HP Helion
10 9 (2.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (2.15%) Amazon S3
11 8 (1.91%) Amazon Glacier
12 5 (1.19%) Taleo
12 5 (1.19%) Office 365
12 5 (1.19%) Responsys
13 2 (0.48%) SoftLayer
13 2 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 112 (26.73%) Firewall
2 103 (24.58%) SAN
3 91 (21.72%) HTTP
4 80 (19.09%) DNS
5 70 (16.71%) TCP/IP
6 65 (15.51%) LAN
6 65 (15.51%) WAN
7 60 (14.32%) NAS
8 58 (13.84%) iSCSI
9 56 (13.37%) Fibre Channel
10 55 (13.13%) VPN
11 52 (12.41%) Multicast
12 51 (12.17%) FCoE
13 25 (5.97%) SMTP
14 24 (5.73%) LDAP
14 24 (5.73%) BGP
15 20 (4.77%) Network Security
16 19 (4.53%) MPLS
17 17 (4.06%) VLAN
18 16 (3.82%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (34.13%) MySQL
2 67 (15.99%) SQL Server
3 56 (13.37%) Hadoop
4 49 (11.69%) MongoDB
5 48 (11.46%) PostgreSQL
6 45 (10.74%) Relational Database
7 43 (10.26%) Oracle Database
8 26 (6.21%) HBase
8 26 (6.21%) Data Warehouse
9 24 (5.73%) DB2
9 24 (5.73%) Oracle Exadata
9 24 (5.73%) RDBMS
10 17 (4.06%) MariaDB
11 15 (3.58%) Redis
12 12 (2.86%) Big Data
13 9 (2.15%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (1.67%) NoSQL
15 6 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (1.43%) CouchDB
16 5 (1.19%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 101 (24.11%) Git (software)
2 86 (20.53%) Jenkins
3 62 (14.80%) Subversion
4 39 (9.31%) Maven
5 27 (6.44%) Ant
5 27 (6.44%) TeamCity
5 27 (6.44%) Hudson
6 26 (6.21%) Gradle
6 26 (6.21%) Artifactory
7 16 (3.82%) Oracle Forms
8 13 (3.10%) JIRA
9 11 (2.63%) Selenium
10 5 (1.19%) GCC
10 5 (1.19%) LLVM
11 4 (0.95%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.72%) Bugzilla
13 2 (0.48%) CMake
14 1 (0.24%) Redmine
General
1 92 (21.96%) Finance
2 41 (9.79%) Telecoms
3 26 (6.21%) Automotive
3 26 (6.21%) Marketing
4 18 (4.30%) Electronics
5 9 (2.15%) Games
6 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.48%) Billing
6 2 (0.48%) Banking
7 1 (0.24%) Retail
7 1 (0.24%) Military
7 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 118 (28.16%) Administrator
2 107 (25.54%) Systems Administrator
3 85 (20.29%) Architect
4 77 (18.38%) Solutions Architect
4 77 (18.38%) Infrastructure Architect
5 75 (17.90%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 71 (16.95%) Linux Administrator
7 65 (15.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 38 (9.07%) Software Engineer
9 35 (8.35%) Linux Engineer
9 35 (8.35%) DevOps Engineer
10 34 (8.11%) Senior Manager
11 32 (7.64%) Systems Engineer
12 31 (7.40%) Lead Architect
13 28 (6.68%) Lead Solutions Architect
14 27 (6.44%) Principal Engineer
15 26 (6.21%) Principal Software Engineer
16 25 (5.97%) Technical Solutions Architect
16 25 (5.97%) Technical Architect
16 25 (5.97%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (19.09%) Middleware
2 67 (15.99%) Web Services
3 53 (12.65%) LAMP
4 37 (8.83%) HTML
5 31 (7.40%) XML
6 30 (7.16%) XSLT
7 26 (6.21%) .NET
7 26 (6.21%) ASP.NET
8 25 (5.97%) Rendezvous
8 25 (5.97%) Ultra Messaging
9 24 (5.73%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 24 (5.73%) WebSphere MQ
10 15 (3.58%) CGI
11 12 (2.86%) HTML5
12 10 (2.39%) REST
12 10 (2.39%) Ruby on Rails
13 8 (1.91%) CSS
13 8 (1.91%) jQuery
14 7 (1.67%) MCollective
15 6 (1.43%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 121 (28.88%) Data Centre
2 43 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (9.79%) Computer Science
4 34 (8.11%) Public Cloud
5 26 (6.21%) Blackberry
5 26 (6.21%) BBC
6 25 (5.97%) Management Information System
7 24 (5.73%) FlexPod
8 19 (4.53%) Clustering
9 13 (3.10%) Replication
10 10 (2.39%) Statistics
10 10 (2.39%) Enterprise Cloud
10 10 (2.39%) Private Cloud
11 8 (1.91%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.91%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.43%) Social Media
12 6 (1.43%) Digital Media
13 5 (1.19%) Algorithms
13 5 (1.19%) DataPower
13 5 (1.19%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 353 (84.25%) Linux
2 188 (44.87%) Windows
3 109 (26.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 102 (24.34%) Solaris
5 99 (23.63%) Ubuntu
6 67 (15.99%) Debian
6 67 (15.99%) UNIX
7 64 (15.27%) CentOS
8 41 (9.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 37 (8.83%) AIX
10 31 (7.40%) HPUX
11 30 (7.16%) SUSE
12 24 (5.73%) zOS
12 24 (5.73%) OS/400
13 21 (5.01%) Oracle Linux
14 10 (2.39%) Amazon Linux
15 9 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (1.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 4 (0.95%) Fedora
18 3 (0.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (22.91%) DevOps
3 62 (14.80%) Performance Tuning
4 51 (12.17%) Benchmarking
5 50 (11.93%) Continuous Integration
6 47 (11.22%) Mentoring
7 46 (10.98%) Configuration Management
8 40 (9.55%) Server Building
9 39 (9.31%) Software Engineering
10 37 (8.83%) Load Balancing
11 32 (7.64%) Content Management
12 31 (7.40%) Continuous Delivery
13 27 (6.44%) SDLC
13 27 (6.44%) Build Automation
14 26 (6.21%) Coaching
14 26 (6.21%) Open Source
15 25 (5.97%) Business Continuity
15 25 (5.97%) ITIL
15 25 (5.97%) E-Commerce
15 25 (5.97%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (37.71%) Python
2 136 (32.46%) Java
3 112 (26.73%) Perl
4 87 (20.76%) Bash Shell
5 73 (17.42%) Ruby
6 71 (16.95%) PHP
7 68 (16.23%) Shell Script
8 57 (13.60%) JavaScript
9 22 (5.25%) SQL
10 19 (4.53%) Clojure
10 19 (4.53%) Scala
11 15 (3.58%) C
12 11 (2.63%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.67%) Haskell
14 5 (1.19%) Go
14 5 (1.19%) R
14 5 (1.19%) Korn
14 5 (1.19%) C++
14 5 (1.19%) Jython
15 4 (0.95%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 77 (18.38%) Degree
2 19 (4.53%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (4.53%) RHCE
3 18 (4.30%) CCNA
4 11 (2.63%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.19%) MySQL Certification
5 5 (1.19%) IC3 Certification
5 5 (1.19%) CEH
6 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.95%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.95%) RHCSA
7 3 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (0.72%) LPIC
8 2 (0.48%) MCTS
8 2 (0.48%) MCITP
8 2 (0.48%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.48%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.48%) HND
8 2 (0.48%) MCSE
8 2 (0.48%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (10.02%) QA
2 7 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.43%) SLA
4 5 (1.19%) ISO 14001
4 5 (1.19%) COBIT
5 4 (0.95%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 266 (63.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 177 (42.24%) Xen
3 111 (26.49%) Hyper-V
4 57 (13.60%) NFS
5 51 (12.17%) SRDF
6 43 (10.26%) Docker
7 36 (8.59%) Varnish
8 35 (8.35%) LXC
9 31 (7.40%) GlusterFS
10 28 (6.68%) Samba
11 25 (5.97%) Oracle RAC
12 23 (5.49%) Active Directory
13 21 (5.01%) XenServer
14 19 (4.53%) vSphere
15 12 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
16 11 (2.63%) iptables
17 8 (1.91%) QEMU
17 8 (1.91%) Ceph
18 6 (1.43%) pfSense
18 6 (1.43%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 148 (35.32%) Puppet
2 78 (18.62%) Opscode Chef
3 55 (13.13%) Graphite
4 35 (8.35%) Nagios
5 34 (8.11%) ZABBIX
6 33 (7.88%) Kibana
7 32 (7.64%) HAProxy
8 27 (6.44%) logstash
9 26 (6.21%) StatsD
9 26 (6.21%) Tivoli
10 16 (3.82%) Ansible
11 15 (3.58%) Vagrant
12 14 (3.34%) Salt
13 8 (1.91%) Backup Exec
14 7 (1.67%) Cacti
15 5 (1.19%) WSUS
15 5 (1.19%) Icinga
15 5 (1.19%) Opsview
15 5 (1.19%) Mesos
16 4 (0.95%) cPanel
Vendors
1 277 (66.11%) VMware
2 143 (34.13%) Cisco
2 143 (34.13%) Oracle
3 142 (33.89%) Red Hat
4 88 (21.00%) NetApp
5 86 (20.53%) IBM
6 82 (19.57%) EMC
7 68 (16.23%) Juniper
8 58 (13.84%) Intel
8 58 (13.84%) Microsoft
9 55 (13.13%) HP
10 33 (7.88%) Google
11 31 (7.40%) Dell
12 29 (6.92%) New Relic
13 28 (6.68%) Brocade
14 26 (6.21%) CheckPoint
14 26 (6.21%) Rackspace
15 25 (5.97%) TIBCO
15 25 (5.97%) DataSynapse
15 25 (5.97%) Sybase
Leeds, Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh
Salary: On-call + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arden Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bens - bonus, gym, pens+
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 29 days hols, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
HMRC
Salary: From £35,409 to £39,842 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago