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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 649 668 666
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs citing KVM 237 222 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 2.13% 1.90% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 153 173 164
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
11112 11705 10055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.87% 10.93% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9338 9713 8623
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -6 118 £55,000 +15.78% 18
South West - 38 £42,500 - 2
South East +3 33 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Yorkshire +31 25 £40,000 +33.33% 2
North West +14 16 £34,000 -20.00% 1
West Midlands - 5 £29,000 -
East of England -25 3 £47,500 -11.62% 2
KVM
UK

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 379 (88.34%) Linux
2 300 (69.93%) VMware
3 291 (67.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 194 (45.22%) Windows
5 177 (41.26%) Apache
6 174 (40.56%) Xen
7 163 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
8 160 (37.30%) MySQL
8 160 (37.30%) Puppet
9 155 (36.13%) Amazon AWS
10 153 (35.66%) Python
11 145 (33.80%) Oracle
12 143 (33.33%) Red Hat
13 142 (33.10%) Cisco
14 134 (31.24%) Firewall
15 126 (29.37%) Java
16 120 (27.97%) DevOps
17 110 (25.64%) Perl
18 109 (25.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 106 (24.71%) Hyper-V
20 103 (24.01%) Ubuntu
21 102 (23.78%) Git (software)
21 102 (23.78%) Data Centre
22 101 (23.54%) SAN
23 100 (23.31%) Solaris
24 99 (23.08%) Bash Shell
25 95 (22.14%) Finance
26 93 (21.68%) Tomcat
27 91 (21.21%) Jenkins
28 88 (20.51%) NetApp

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 177 (41.26%) Apache
2 93 (21.68%) Tomcat
3 80 (18.65%) nginx
4 79 (18.41%) IIS
5 77 (17.95%) WebSphere
6 68 (15.85%) OpenStack
7 53 (12.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 48 (11.19%) Oracle Coherence
9 38 (8.86%) Elasticsearch
10 36 (8.39%) WebLogic
11 26 (6.06%) Apache Solr
12 19 (4.43%) MS Exchange
13 9 (2.10%) Joomla!
13 9 (2.10%) WordPress
13 9 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (1.86%) JBoss
15 6 (1.40%) Drupal
16 5 (1.17%) IBM HTTP Server
16 5 (1.17%) WebSphere Process Server
16 5 (1.17%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 8 (1.86%) MS Visio
2 7 (1.63%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.17%) MS Office
4 1 (0.23%) MS Project
4 1 (0.23%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 27 (6.29%) RMDS
2 4 (0.93%) Magento
3 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 155 (36.13%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (13.29%) PaaS
3 37 (8.62%) Cloud Computing
3 37 (8.62%) IaaS
4 30 (6.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 29 (6.76%) SaaS
6 28 (6.53%) Amazon EC2
7 24 (5.59%) IBM PureFlex
8 20 (4.66%) HP Helion
8 20 (4.66%) Google Cloud Platform
8 20 (4.66%) Google App Engine
8 20 (4.66%) Route 53
9 11 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 10 (2.33%) Amazon S3
11 8 (1.86%) Amazon Glacier
12 5 (1.17%) Responsys
12 5 (1.17%) Taleo
12 5 (1.17%) Office 365
13 3 (0.70%) Joyent
14 2 (0.47%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 134 (31.24%) Firewall
2 101 (23.54%) SAN
3 80 (18.65%) HTTP
3 80 (18.65%) DNS
4 76 (17.72%) TCP/IP
5 70 (16.32%) LAN
5 70 (16.32%) WAN
6 62 (14.45%) NAS
7 53 (12.35%) Fibre Channel
8 52 (12.12%) iSCSI
8 52 (12.12%) VPN
9 49 (11.42%) Multicast
10 48 (11.19%) FCoE
11 32 (7.46%) LDAP
12 21 (4.90%) SMTP
13 20 (4.66%) DHCP
13 20 (4.66%) Network Security
14 19 (4.43%) VLAN
15 17 (3.96%) IPsec
16 16 (3.73%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (37.30%) MySQL
2 70 (16.32%) SQL Server
3 54 (12.59%) Hadoop
4 51 (11.89%) MongoDB
5 42 (9.79%) PostgreSQL
6 39 (9.09%) Oracle Database
7 38 (8.86%) Relational Database
8 28 (6.53%) HBase
9 24 (5.59%) DB2
9 24 (5.59%) Oracle Exadata
9 24 (5.59%) RDBMS
10 21 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
11 20 (4.66%) Redis
12 12 (2.80%) MariaDB
13 10 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
14 8 (1.86%) Big Data
15 5 (1.17%) Data Mining
15 5 (1.17%) OLTP
15 5 (1.17%) Oracle OLAP
15 5 (1.17%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 102 (23.78%) Git (software)
2 91 (21.21%) Jenkins
3 62 (14.45%) Subversion
4 39 (9.09%) Maven
5 29 (6.76%) Ant
5 29 (6.76%) TeamCity
5 29 (6.76%) Hudson
6 28 (6.53%) Gradle
6 28 (6.53%) Artifactory
7 17 (3.96%) JIRA
8 11 (2.56%) Selenium
8 11 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (1.40%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.93%) GCC
11 3 (0.70%) LLVM
12 2 (0.47%) Bugzilla
13 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.23%) Redmine
13 1 (0.23%) CMake
General
1 95 (22.14%) Finance
2 33 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 26 (6.06%) Automotive
4 15 (3.50%) Marketing
5 14 (3.26%) Electronics
6 10 (2.33%) Games
7 4 (0.93%) Banking
7 4 (0.93%) Retail
8 3 (0.70%) Billing
8 3 (0.70%) Online Betting
9 2 (0.47%) Law
9 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.23%) Military
10 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 147 (34.27%) Administrator
2 131 (30.54%) Systems Administrator
3 90 (20.98%) Linux Administrator
4 81 (18.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 81 (18.88%) Architect
5 74 (17.25%) Solutions Architect
5 74 (17.25%) Infrastructure Architect
6 72 (16.78%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 41 (9.56%) Linux Engineer
8 40 (9.32%) Software Engineer
9 39 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
10 29 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
11 27 (6.29%) Technical Architect
11 27 (6.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 27 (6.29%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
12 26 (6.06%) Lead Architect
12 26 (6.06%) Principal Engineer
12 26 (6.06%) Principal Software Engineer
13 23 (5.36%) Lead Solutions Architect
14 19 (4.43%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (17.95%) Middleware
2 76 (17.72%) Web Services
3 57 (13.29%) LAMP
4 35 (8.16%) XML
5 34 (7.93%) HTML
6 32 (7.46%) XSLT
7 27 (6.29%) Rendezvous
7 27 (6.29%) Ultra Messaging
8 26 (6.06%) .NET
8 26 (6.06%) ASP.NET
9 24 (5.59%) WebSphere MQ
9 24 (5.59%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 12 (2.80%) Ruby on Rails
11 11 (2.56%) CGI
12 10 (2.33%) CSS
13 8 (1.86%) jQuery
13 8 (1.86%) JSON
13 8 (1.86%) MCollective
14 7 (1.63%) HTML5
15 6 (1.40%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 102 (23.78%) Data Centre
2 33 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 31 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (6.76%) Public Cloud
5 26 (6.06%) Blackberry
5 26 (6.06%) BBC
6 24 (5.59%) FlexPod
7 17 (3.96%) Private Cloud
7 17 (3.96%) Management Information System
8 14 (3.26%) Replication
9 13 (3.03%) Clustering
10 10 (2.33%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.63%) Online Games
12 6 (1.40%) Grid Computing
12 6 (1.40%) Social Media
12 6 (1.40%) Digital Media
13 5 (1.17%) DataPower
13 5 (1.17%) PKI
13 5 (1.17%) Statistics
14 4 (0.93%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 379 (88.34%) Linux
2 194 (45.22%) Windows
3 109 (25.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 103 (24.01%) Ubuntu
5 100 (23.31%) Solaris
6 83 (19.35%) CentOS
7 65 (15.15%) UNIX
8 62 (14.45%) Debian
9 43 (10.02%) AIX
10 40 (9.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 37 (8.62%) HPUX
12 29 (6.76%) SUSE
13 24 (5.59%) zOS
13 24 (5.59%) OS/400
14 16 (3.73%) Oracle Linux
15 11 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (2.33%) Amazon Linux
17 6 (1.40%) Fedora
18 5 (1.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 3 (0.70%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (27.97%) DevOps
3 60 (13.99%) Performance Tuning
4 59 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
5 55 (12.82%) Configuration Management
6 48 (11.19%) Benchmarking
7 46 (10.72%) Server Building
8 44 (10.26%) Mentoring
9 41 (9.56%) Software Engineering
10 34 (7.93%) Load Balancing
11 32 (7.46%) Content Management
11 32 (7.46%) Continuous Delivery
12 31 (7.23%) E-Commerce
13 30 (6.99%) SDLC
14 29 (6.76%) Build Automation
15 25 (5.83%) Infrastructure Management
15 25 (5.83%) Coaching
15 25 (5.83%) Business Continuity
16 24 (5.59%) ITIL
16 24 (5.59%) Converged Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 153 (35.66%) Python
2 126 (29.37%) Java
3 110 (25.64%) Perl
4 99 (23.08%) Bash Shell
5 77 (17.95%) Shell Script
6 75 (17.48%) PHP
7 67 (15.62%) Ruby
8 54 (12.59%) JavaScript
9 28 (6.53%) SQL
10 20 (4.66%) Clojure
10 20 (4.66%) Scala
11 11 (2.56%) C
12 10 (2.33%) PowerShell
13 9 (2.10%) AWK
14 5 (1.17%) Jython
14 5 (1.17%) Korn
15 4 (0.93%) PHP5
15 4 (0.93%) C++
16 3 (0.70%) sed
17 2 (0.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 71 (16.55%) Degree
2 22 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (4.90%) CCNA
4 15 (3.50%) RHCE
5 9 (2.10%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.17%) MySQL Certification
6 5 (1.17%) IC3 Certification
6 5 (1.17%) CEH
6 5 (1.17%) RHCSA
7 3 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.47%) LPIC
8 2 (0.47%) MCTS
8 2 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.47%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.47%) HND
8 2 (0.47%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.23%) CCIE
9 1 (0.23%) CCNP
9 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (8.86%) QA
2 7 (1.63%) SLA
3 5 (1.17%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.70%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.23%) COBIT
6 1 (0.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 291 (67.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 174 (40.56%) Xen
3 106 (24.71%) Hyper-V
4 53 (12.35%) NFS
5 48 (11.19%) SRDF
6 42 (9.79%) Docker
7 36 (8.39%) Varnish
7 36 (8.39%) LXC
8 32 (7.46%) Active Directory
9 31 (7.23%) GlusterFS
10 27 (6.29%) Oracle RAC
10 27 (6.29%) Samba
11 26 (6.06%) XenServer
12 22 (5.13%) vSphere
13 12 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
14 10 (2.33%) iptables
15 8 (1.86%) QEMU
16 6 (1.40%) pfSense
16 6 (1.40%) VirtualBox
17 5 (1.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 160 (37.30%) Puppet
2 79 (18.41%) Opscode Chef
3 55 (12.82%) Graphite
4 39 (9.09%) Nagios
4 39 (9.09%) ZABBIX
5 34 (7.93%) Kibana
6 31 (7.23%) HAProxy
7 28 (6.53%) Ansible
8 27 (6.29%) logstash
9 26 (6.06%) StatsD
9 26 (6.06%) Tivoli
10 15 (3.50%) Vagrant
11 10 (2.33%) Salt
12 9 (2.10%) Backup Exec
13 7 (1.63%) Cacti
14 6 (1.40%) Zenoss
14 6 (1.40%) WSUS
15 5 (1.17%) Oracle ZFS
15 5 (1.17%) cPanel
16 4 (0.93%) Icinga
Vendors
1 300 (69.93%) VMware
2 145 (33.80%) Oracle
3 143 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 142 (33.10%) Cisco
5 88 (20.51%) NetApp
6 83 (19.35%) IBM
7 77 (17.95%) EMC
8 64 (14.92%) Juniper
9 57 (13.29%) Microsoft
10 56 (13.05%) Intel
11 52 (12.12%) HP
12 29 (6.76%) Dell
12 29 (6.76%) Citrix
12 29 (6.76%) Google
12 29 (6.76%) New Relic
13 28 (6.53%) Sybase
14 27 (6.29%) DataSynapse
14 27 (6.29%) TIBCO
15 26 (6.06%) Brocade
16 25 (5.83%) CheckPoint
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + stock options
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + (Pending experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 29 days hols, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bens - bonus, gym, pens+
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28695.00 - £35256.00 per annum + Excellent Beneftis
Posted: 8 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: DOE
Posted: 9 days ago