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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 718 731 787
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +56
Permanent jobs citing KVM 143 203 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 1.36% 1.76% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 111 166 113
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £36,031
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -19.04%
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
10508 11558 13358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.33% 11.62% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8792 9750 11322
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 £60,000 £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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +31 88 £67,500 +8.00% 10
South East +49 23 £51,500 +17.71% 4
Yorkshire +20 14 £40,000 -33.33%
East of England +4 6 £45,000 +20.00%
South West +8 5 £45,000 +12.50%
East Midlands - 4 £41,250 -
North West -22 2 £62,500 - 5
West Midlands -10 1 £52,500 -12.50%
KVM
UK

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 285 (95.32%) Linux
2 231 (77.26%) VMware
3 225 (75.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 148 (49.50%) Puppet
5 115 (38.46%) Xen
6 113 (37.79%) Windows
7 110 (36.79%) Apache
8 109 (36.45%) Opscode Chef
9 102 (34.11%) Python
10 98 (32.78%) Agile Software Development
11 97 (32.44%) DevOps
12 85 (28.43%) Bash Shell
13 83 (27.76%) Cisco
14 80 (26.76%) Oracle
14 80 (26.76%) Firewall
15 79 (26.42%) MySQL
15 79 (26.42%) LAN
15 79 (26.42%) Hyper-V
16 78 (26.09%) Ansible
16 78 (26.09%) WAN
17 77 (25.75%) Amazon AWS
18 75 (25.08%) Jenkins
18 75 (25.08%) Perl
19 71 (23.75%) HTTP
19 71 (23.75%) SAN
20 69 (23.08%) Tomcat
21 66 (22.07%) Solaris
22 64 (21.40%) Finance
22 64 (21.40%) NAS
23 63 (21.07%) Docker

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
1 110 (36.79%) Apache
2 69 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 50 (16.72%) WebSphere
4 47 (15.72%) OpenStack
5 45 (15.05%) IIS
6 43 (14.38%) Oracle Coherence
7 42 (14.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 28 (9.36%) nginx
9 18 (6.02%) MS Exchange
10 14 (4.68%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (2.68%) CloudStack
12 6 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (1.34%) Confluence
13 4 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (1.34%) JBoss
13 4 (1.34%) SharePoint
13 4 (1.34%) Skype for Business
14 2 (0.67%) ColdFusion
14 2 (0.67%) Drupal
14 2 (0.67%) ejabberd
Applications
1 32 (10.70%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.35%) MS Office
3 5 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (6.02%) RMDS
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 77 (25.75%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (10.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.35%) IaaS
4 11 (3.68%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (3.68%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (3.68%) Office 365
5 9 (3.01%) SaaS
6 8 (2.68%) Google App Engine
6 8 (2.68%) Rackspace Cloud
7 7 (2.34%) PaaS
8 6 (2.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (1.00%) GitHub
10 2 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.33%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 80 (26.76%) Firewall
2 79 (26.42%) LAN
3 78 (26.09%) WAN
4 71 (23.75%) HTTP
4 71 (23.75%) SAN
5 64 (21.40%) NAS
6 61 (20.40%) DNS
7 56 (18.73%) Multicast
8 44 (14.72%) Fibre Channel
9 43 (14.38%) FCoE
9 43 (14.38%) iSCSI
10 30 (10.03%) TCP/IP
11 28 (9.36%) 3G
11 28 (9.36%) 4G
11 28 (9.36%) GSM
12 27 (9.03%) DHCP
12 27 (9.03%) OpenFlow
13 26 (8.70%) Network Security
14 22 (7.36%) BGP
15 21 (7.02%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (26.42%) MySQL
2 51 (17.06%) SQL Server
3 31 (10.37%) Hadoop
4 25 (8.36%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (8.03%) DB2
5 24 (8.03%) OLAP
5 24 (8.03%) OLTP
5 24 (8.03%) Oracle OLAP
5 24 (8.03%) Redis
6 19 (6.35%) HBase
7 17 (5.69%) MongoDB
8 16 (5.35%) NoSQL
9 12 (4.01%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (3.01%) Big Data
10 9 (3.01%) CouchDB
10 9 (3.01%) Riak
11 8 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.00%) Infinispan
13 2 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 75 (25.08%) Jenkins
2 60 (20.07%) Git (software)
3 23 (7.69%) Subversion
3 23 (7.69%) Travis CI
4 21 (7.02%) JIRA
5 15 (5.02%) TeamCity
6 12 (4.01%) GitLab
6 12 (4.01%) Maven
7 11 (3.68%) Gradle
7 11 (3.68%) Selenium
7 11 (3.68%) Sonatype Nexus
7 11 (3.68%) Vagrant
8 9 (3.01%) Cucumber
8 9 (3.01%) Hudson
8 9 (3.01%) Wercker
9 8 (2.68%) Ant
9 8 (2.68%) Mercurial
9 8 (2.68%) MSBuild
10 7 (2.34%) VersionOne
11 6 (2.01%) Trac
General
1 64 (21.40%) Finance
2 54 (18.06%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.35%) Banking
4 9 (3.01%) Investment Banking
4 9 (3.01%) Law
5 6 (2.01%) Publishing
6 5 (1.67%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.67%) Marketing
8 1 (0.33%) Billing
8 1 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 66 (22.07%) Administrator
2 65 (21.74%) Architect
3 62 (20.74%) Systems Administrator
4 54 (18.06%) Linux Administrator
5 52 (17.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 44 (14.72%) DevOps Engineer
6 44 (14.72%) Infrastructure Architect
7 43 (14.38%) Linux Engineer
8 42 (14.05%) Developer
9 31 (10.37%) C++ Developer
10 24 (8.03%) Lead Architect
10 24 (8.03%) Systems Engineer
11 23 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 23 (7.69%) Network Engineer
12 22 (7.36%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 22 (7.36%) Technical Architect
13 19 (6.35%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
13 19 (6.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 19 (6.35%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
13 19 (6.35%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (14.72%) Middleware
2 40 (13.38%) LAMP
3 29 (9.70%) HTML
4 28 (9.36%) XML
5 27 (9.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 18 (6.02%) Rendezvous
6 18 (6.02%) Ultra Messaging
6 18 (6.02%) XSLT
7 12 (4.01%) LEMP Stack
8 11 (3.68%) JSON
9 10 (3.34%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (3.01%) CSS
10 9 (3.01%) Servlets
10 9 (3.01%) WireMock
11 8 (2.68%) JRuby
11 8 (2.68%) Node.js
12 7 (2.34%) AngularJS
12 7 (2.34%) Kafka
12 7 (2.34%) REST
12 7 (2.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.71%) Data Centre
2 13 (4.35%) Private Cloud
3 10 (3.34%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.34%) iPad
4 7 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.34%) Clustering
4 7 (2.34%) PKI
5 6 (2.01%) Hedge funds
6 5 (1.67%) Social Network
7 4 (1.34%) Fintech
8 3 (1.00%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.00%) Social Media
8 3 (1.00%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.67%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.67%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.67%) User Experience
10 1 (0.33%) Equities
10 1 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 285 (95.32%) Linux
2 113 (37.79%) Windows
3 66 (22.07%) Solaris
4 56 (18.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 40 (13.38%) Unix
6 38 (12.71%) CentOS
7 36 (12.04%) Ubuntu
8 34 (11.37%) Debian
9 13 (4.35%) Mac OS X
10 12 (4.01%) SUSE
11 11 (3.68%) Windows Server
12 8 (2.68%) Fedora
13 7 (2.34%) AIX
13 7 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (2.01%) HPUX
14 6 (2.01%) Windows 7
15 5 (1.67%) Windows 10
16 4 (1.34%) Apple iOS
16 4 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
16 4 (1.34%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (32.78%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (32.44%) DevOps
3 58 (19.40%) Continuous Integration
4 52 (17.39%) Configuration Management
5 47 (15.72%) Performance Tuning
6 43 (14.38%) Benchmarking
7 28 (9.36%) Multithreading
8 26 (8.70%) Open Source
9 25 (8.36%) Migration
9 25 (8.36%) Translating Business Requirements
10 24 (8.03%) Risk Management
11 20 (6.69%) High Availability
12 18 (6.02%) ITIL
13 17 (5.69%) Coaching
14 16 (5.35%) Project Management
15 13 (4.35%) Load Balancing
16 12 (4.01%) Information Security
17 11 (3.68%) Open Source Development
17 11 (3.68%) Service Management
18 10 (3.34%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 102 (34.11%) Python
2 85 (28.43%) Bash Shell
3 75 (25.08%) Perl
4 60 (20.07%) Ruby
5 55 (18.39%) SQL
6 50 (16.72%) Java
7 41 (13.71%) JavaScript
8 33 (11.04%) C
8 33 (11.04%) C++
9 31 (10.37%) PHP
10 19 (6.35%) Shell Script
11 13 (4.35%) Tcl
12 10 (3.34%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.67%) Erlang
14 4 (1.34%) Elixir
14 4 (1.34%) Go
15 3 (1.00%) C#
16 2 (0.67%) C-shell
16 2 (0.67%) Scala
16 2 (0.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (7.36%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (6.69%) Degree
3 11 (3.68%) CCNP
4 9 (3.01%) CCNA
5 6 (2.01%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.01%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.00%) MCSA
6 3 (1.00%) MCSE
6 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.67%) CCIE
7 2 (0.67%) RHCE
7 2 (0.67%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.33%) CEH
8 1 (0.33%) ECSA
8 1 (0.33%) VCAP
8 1 (0.33%) VCDX
8 1 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.01%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.33%) GCP
3 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 225 (75.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 115 (38.46%) Xen
3 79 (26.42%) Hyper-V
4 63 (21.07%) Docker
5 46 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
6 45 (15.05%) NFS
7 43 (14.38%) SRDF
8 29 (9.70%) Active Directory
9 17 (5.69%) VirtualBox
10 12 (4.01%) LXC
10 12 (4.01%) Squid
10 12 (4.01%) vSphere
11 11 (3.68%) iptables
12 9 (3.01%) Ceph
13 8 (2.68%) QEMU
13 8 (2.68%) Varnish
13 8 (2.68%) XenServer
14 6 (2.01%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 6 (2.01%) HDFS
14 6 (2.01%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 148 (49.50%) Puppet
2 109 (36.45%) Opscode Chef
3 78 (26.09%) Ansible
4 30 (10.03%) Cobbler
5 26 (8.70%) Nagios
6 16 (5.35%) Tivoli
6 16 (5.35%) ZABBIX
7 13 (4.35%) FreeIPA
8 12 (4.01%) HAProxy
9 10 (3.34%) SCCM
9 10 (3.34%) Zenoss
10 8 (2.68%) Backup Exec
11 7 (2.34%) Graphite
11 7 (2.34%) Kibana
12 6 (2.01%) Ambari
12 6 (2.01%) Hadoop YARN
12 6 (2.01%) yum
13 4 (1.34%) Ganeti
13 4 (1.34%) Ganglia
13 4 (1.34%) Opsview
Vendors
1 231 (77.26%) VMware
2 83 (27.76%) Cisco
3 80 (26.76%) Oracle
4 60 (20.07%) Red Hat
5 58 (19.40%) NetApp
6 50 (16.72%) EMC
7 46 (15.38%) IBM
8 45 (15.05%) Intel
9 30 (10.03%) Microsoft
10 19 (6.35%) Sybase
11 18 (6.02%) DataSynapse
11 18 (6.02%) TIBCO
12 11 (3.68%) Google
13 10 (3.34%) HP
14 8 (2.68%) Percona
14 8 (2.68%) Perforce
14 8 (2.68%) Rackspace
15 7 (2.34%) CA Agile Central
15 7 (2.34%) Citrix
15 7 (2.34%) Juniper
London
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £110,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Webrecruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits +Training & Development
Posted: 6 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 18 days ago
East London
FactSet
Salary: Excellent market rate salary and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago