The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 672 672 786
Rank change year-on-year
0 +114
Permanent jobs citing KVM 199 169 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.17% 0.081%
As % of the System Software category 1.74% 1.66% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 147 146 75
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11411 10180 10528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.60% 10.00% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9519 8730 9170
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
KVM
UK

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 -4 123 £47,500 -9.52% 14
South East -11 42 £41,250 +3.12% 2
East of England +2 23 £55,000 +34.14% 7
North West +5 3 £19,000 -41.53% 1
East Midlands -8 2 £40,750 +126.38% 1
South West -19 2 - - 1
North East - 2 £45,000 -
KVM
UK

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 370 (85.65%) Linux
2 211 (48.84%) Puppet
3 196 (45.37%) VMware
4 188 (43.52%) Windows
4 188 (43.52%) MySQL
4 188 (43.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 171 (39.58%) Python
6 168 (38.89%) Perl
7 167 (38.66%) Opscode Chef
8 153 (35.42%) Apache
9 127 (29.40%) Red Hat
10 124 (28.70%) UNIX
11 121 (28.01%) DevOps
11 121 (28.01%) Bash Shell
12 119 (27.55%) Ruby
13 118 (27.31%) Configuration Management
14 113 (26.16%) SAN
14 113 (26.16%) Ubuntu
15 107 (24.77%) TCP/IP
16 105 (24.31%) CentOS
17 92 (21.30%) Tomcat
18 90 (20.83%) Cisco
18 90 (20.83%) Shell Script
19 89 (20.60%) Java
20 88 (20.37%) Firewall
20 88 (20.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 88 (20.37%) Xen
21 87 (20.14%) Hyper-V
21 87 (20.14%) SQL
21 87 (20.14%) DNS

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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
1 153 (35.42%) Apache
2 92 (21.30%) Tomcat
3 78 (18.06%) nginx
4 69 (15.97%) OpenStack
5 65 (15.05%) IIS
6 40 (9.26%) WebLogic
7 37 (8.56%) MS Exchange
8 30 (6.94%) WebSphere
9 29 (6.71%) Apache Solr
9 29 (6.71%) Elasticsearch
10 20 (4.63%) CloudStack
11 15 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2013
12 14 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2003
12 14 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2007
13 10 (2.31%) Node.js
13 10 (2.31%) Jetty
14 8 (1.85%) SharePoint
14 8 (1.85%) Lync
15 7 (1.62%) Drupal
16 5 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 35 (8.10%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.94%) MS Office
3 16 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.69%) Summit
2 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 73 (16.90%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (10.19%) Cloud Computing
3 39 (9.03%) IaaS
4 29 (6.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (6.48%) PaaS
6 16 (3.70%) SaaS
7 8 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.93%) GitHub
8 4 (0.93%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 113 (26.16%) SAN
2 107 (24.77%) TCP/IP
3 88 (20.37%) Firewall
4 87 (20.14%) DNS
5 75 (17.36%) VPN
6 52 (12.04%) Reverse Proxy
7 40 (9.26%) LDAP
8 37 (8.56%) BIG-IP
9 32 (7.41%) Internet
10 29 (6.71%) DHCP
11 28 (6.48%) HTTP
12 27 (6.25%) Network Security
13 22 (5.09%) SSL
13 22 (5.09%) NetScaler
14 21 (4.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 21 (4.86%) SMTP
15 19 (4.40%) NAS
16 18 (4.17%) SSH
17 16 (3.70%) Wireless
18 15 (3.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (43.52%) MySQL
2 67 (15.51%) MongoDB
2 67 (15.51%) PostgreSQL
3 58 (13.43%) SQL Server
4 40 (9.26%) NoSQL
5 32 (7.41%) DB2
5 32 (7.41%) Relational Database
6 22 (5.09%) RDBMS
7 19 (4.40%) Hadoop
8 17 (3.94%) Redis
9 14 (3.24%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.62%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (0.93%) Big Data
12 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.23%) HBase
13 1 (0.23%) Riak
13 1 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 72 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 71 (16.44%) Subversion
3 50 (11.57%) Jenkins
4 29 (6.71%) TeamCity
5 12 (2.78%) JIRA
6 9 (2.08%) Juju
7 6 (1.39%) Maven
7 6 (1.39%) GCC
7 6 (1.39%) LLVM
7 6 (1.39%) Mercurial
8 5 (1.16%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.46%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.46%) Trac
9 2 (0.46%) Hudson
10 1 (0.23%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 50 (11.57%) Finance
2 27 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 27 (6.25%) Music Industry
3 17 (3.94%) Financial Institution
3 17 (3.94%) Games
4 13 (3.01%) Law
5 8 (1.85%) Legal
6 6 (1.39%) Marketing
7 5 (1.16%) Billing
8 4 (0.93%) Advertising
9 2 (0.46%) Banking
Job Titles
1 191 (44.21%) Administrator
2 155 (35.88%) Systems Administrator
2 155 (35.88%) Linux Administrator
3 114 (26.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 45 (10.42%) Linux Engineer
5 33 (7.64%) Developer
6 30 (6.94%) DevOps Engineer
6 30 (6.94%) Systems Engineer
7 29 (6.71%) Web Engineer
7 29 (6.71%) Operations Engineer
8 26 (6.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 25 (5.79%) Architect
10 21 (4.86%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 20 (4.63%) Consultant
12 19 (4.40%) UNIX Administrator
13 15 (3.47%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
13 15 (3.47%) Senior Linux Administrator
14 14 (3.24%) UNIX Systems Administrator
15 13 (3.01%) Software Engineer
16 12 (2.78%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (14.81%) Web Services
2 48 (11.11%) LAMP
3 42 (9.72%) XML
4 38 (8.80%) .NET
5 37 (8.56%) ASP.NET
6 27 (6.25%) JSON
7 13 (3.01%) WebSphere MQ
8 10 (2.31%) Django
9 9 (2.08%) RESTful
10 7 (1.62%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (1.62%) Middleware
11 5 (1.16%) REST
12 4 (0.93%) MCollective
12 4 (0.93%) Java EE
13 3 (0.69%) HTML
13 3 (0.69%) CSS
14 2 (0.46%) Flash
14 2 (0.46%) J2EE
14 2 (0.46%) Java SE
15 1 (0.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 62 (14.35%) Open Source
2 56 (12.96%) Replication
3 55 (12.73%) Clustering
4 44 (10.19%) Computer Science
5 27 (6.25%) Blackberry
6 14 (3.24%) Digital Media
7 12 (2.78%) Management Information System
8 11 (2.55%) Mobile App
9 10 (2.31%) Firmware
10 9 (2.08%) Hedge funds
11 8 (1.85%) LPAR
12 7 (1.62%) Online Games
12 7 (1.62%) FlexPod
13 6 (1.39%) iPad
14 5 (1.16%) Mathematics
15 4 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 4 (0.93%) Blog
16 3 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
16 3 (0.69%) DTV
17 2 (0.46%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 370 (85.65%) Linux
2 188 (43.52%) Windows
3 124 (28.70%) UNIX
4 113 (26.16%) Ubuntu
5 105 (24.31%) CentOS
6 88 (20.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 70 (16.20%) Debian
8 46 (10.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 37 (8.56%) Solaris
10 29 (6.71%) SUSE
11 20 (4.63%) AIX
12 12 (2.78%) Windows 7
13 11 (2.55%) HPUX
13 11 (2.55%) Mac OS X
14 10 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (1.62%) zOS
15 7 (1.62%) OS/400
16 6 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
17 5 (1.16%) FreeBSD
18 4 (0.93%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (28.01%) DevOps
2 118 (27.31%) Configuration Management
3 86 (19.91%) ITIL
4 83 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 46 (10.65%) Load Balancing
7 42 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
8 33 (7.64%) E-Commerce
9 30 (6.94%) Software Engineering
10 29 (6.71%) Build Automation
11 27 (6.25%) Service Management
11 27 (6.25%) Release Management
12 24 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
13 21 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (4.86%) Statistical Analysis
14 20 (4.63%) OO
15 18 (4.17%) High Availability
16 17 (3.94%) Network Management
16 17 (3.94%) Change Management
16 17 (3.94%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 171 (39.58%) Python
2 168 (38.89%) Perl
3 121 (28.01%) Bash Shell
4 119 (27.55%) Ruby
5 90 (20.83%) Shell Script
6 89 (20.60%) Java
7 87 (20.14%) SQL
8 64 (14.81%) PowerShell
9 43 (9.95%) PHP
10 22 (5.09%) C
11 15 (3.47%) AWK
12 5 (1.16%) VB
13 4 (0.93%) JavaScript
13 4 (0.93%) Korn
14 2 (0.46%) C++
14 2 (0.46%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.46%) Groovy
15 1 (0.23%) sed
15 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 61 (14.12%) Degree
2 44 (10.19%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (9.72%) CCNA
4 27 (6.25%) CCNP
5 25 (5.79%) RHCE
6 23 (5.32%) Sun Certification
6 23 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (4.63%) MCSE
8 12 (2.78%) Linux+ Certification
8 12 (2.78%) LPIC
9 6 (1.39%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.69%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.69%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.69%) MCSA
12 2 (0.46%) PMP
12 2 (0.46%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.23%) MCITP
13 1 (0.23%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.26%) QA
2 22 (5.09%) PCI DSS
3 16 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.93%) ISO 14001
4 4 (0.93%) COBIT
4 4 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 188 (43.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 88 (20.37%) Xen
3 87 (20.14%) Hyper-V
4 75 (17.36%) VMware ESXi
5 74 (17.13%) Active Directory
6 49 (11.34%) Varnish
7 35 (8.10%) Samba
8 28 (6.48%) NFS
9 25 (5.79%) vSphere
10 22 (5.09%) Postfix
11 16 (3.70%) ISA Server
12 15 (3.47%) RHEV
13 13 (3.01%) XenServer
13 13 (3.01%) Snort
14 12 (2.78%) Sendmail
15 10 (2.31%) XenApp
16 9 (2.08%) VMware ESX
17 8 (1.85%) QEMU
18 6 (1.39%) vCloud
19 4 (0.93%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 211 (48.84%) Puppet
2 167 (38.66%) Opscode Chef
3 80 (18.52%) Nagios
4 64 (14.81%) ZABBIX
5 55 (12.73%) HAProxy
6 46 (10.65%) Salt
7 39 (9.03%) Cacti
8 38 (8.80%) StatsD
8 38 (8.80%) logstash
9 29 (6.71%) Kibana
10 25 (5.79%) CFEngine
10 25 (5.79%) Ansible
11 22 (5.09%) SCCM
12 18 (4.17%) Vagrant
13 10 (2.31%) ARCserve
14 9 (2.08%) SCOM
14 9 (2.08%) collectd
15 8 (1.85%) Tivoli
16 7 (1.62%) Ganglia
17 3 (0.69%) Plesk
Vendors
1 196 (45.37%) VMware
2 127 (29.40%) Red Hat
3 90 (20.83%) Cisco
4 78 (18.06%) HP
5 59 (13.66%) Microsoft
6 55 (12.73%) Oracle
7 43 (9.95%) Juniper
8 40 (9.26%) Citrix
8 40 (9.26%) JBoss
9 35 (8.10%) Dell
10 32 (7.41%) F5
11 29 (6.71%) Sony
11 29 (6.71%) New Relic
12 27 (6.25%) Apple
12 27 (6.25%) Toshiba
13 25 (5.79%) SaltStack
14 24 (5.56%) NetApp
15 23 (5.32%) IBM
16 17 (3.94%) Rackspace
16 17 (3.94%) ServiceNow
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable dependant on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + stock options
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + stock options
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65k - 80k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum 25 days holiday, pension, share op
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: From £45,000 to £62,000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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London
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