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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 664 657 767
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +110
Permanent jobs citing KVM 222 190 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 1.94% 1.89% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 176 167 93
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -8.90%
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
11462 10064 11279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.89% 10.08% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9587 8631 9813
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +65 136 £47,500 - 11
South East -41 42 £40,000 - 2
East of England -9 27 £55,000 +29.41% 1
North West -11 7 £42,500 +7.59%
Yorkshire -39 5 £30,000 -31.03%
East Midlands -9 2 £57,500 -28.12% 1
South West - 1 £35,000 - 1
KVM
UK

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 364 (87.08%) Linux
2 227 (54.31%) VMware
3 222 (53.11%) MySQL
3 222 (53.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 206 (49.28%) Puppet
5 204 (48.80%) Python
6 198 (47.37%) Windows
7 192 (45.93%) Perl
8 164 (39.23%) Apache
9 161 (38.52%) Ruby
10 152 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
11 147 (35.17%) Bash Shell
12 139 (33.25%) Ubuntu
13 128 (30.62%) Red Hat
14 113 (27.03%) Nagios
15 112 (26.79%) Configuration Management
15 112 (26.79%) Xen
16 111 (26.56%) TCP/IP
17 110 (26.32%) Cisco
17 110 (26.32%) DevOps
18 104 (24.88%) nginx
19 103 (24.64%) Git (software)
20 101 (24.16%) CentOS
21 100 (23.92%) Agile Software Development
22 99 (23.68%) Tomcat
23 94 (22.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 92 (22.01%) UNIX
25 87 (20.81%) HP
26 86 (20.57%) Shell Script
26 86 (20.57%) Subversion

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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
1 164 (39.23%) Apache
2 104 (24.88%) nginx
3 99 (23.68%) Tomcat
4 74 (17.70%) IIS
5 73 (17.46%) OpenStack
6 58 (13.88%) WebLogic
7 35 (8.37%) WebSphere
8 34 (8.13%) Elasticsearch
9 33 (7.89%) Apache Solr
10 29 (6.94%) MS Exchange
11 21 (5.02%) CloudStack
11 21 (5.02%) Jetty
12 20 (4.78%) Node.js
13 14 (3.35%) Lync
14 11 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
14 11 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
15 10 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2013
16 5 (1.20%) SharePoint
16 5 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
17 4 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 30 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.11%) MS Visio
2 13 (3.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Summit
1 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 66 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (12.68%) Cloud Computing
3 42 (10.05%) IaaS
4 33 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 32 (7.66%) PaaS
6 16 (3.83%) SaaS
7 7 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (1.20%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (0.96%) Joyent
10 2 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 111 (26.56%) TCP/IP
2 79 (18.90%) SAN
3 59 (14.11%) Firewall
4 55 (13.16%) DNS
5 43 (10.29%) LDAP
6 37 (8.85%) VPN
6 37 (8.85%) BIG-IP
7 29 (6.94%) DHCP
7 29 (6.94%) NetScaler
8 28 (6.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 26 (6.22%) Internet
10 24 (5.74%) Reverse Proxy
10 24 (5.74%) HTTP
11 23 (5.50%) SSL
12 21 (5.02%) Network Security
13 20 (4.78%) VoIP
14 18 (4.31%) SMTP
14 18 (4.31%) Wireless
15 17 (4.07%) NAS
16 16 (3.83%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (53.11%) MySQL
2 80 (19.14%) MongoDB
3 74 (17.70%) PostgreSQL
4 73 (17.46%) SQL Server
5 44 (10.53%) DB2
6 38 (9.09%) Hadoop
7 36 (8.61%) Relational Database
8 27 (6.46%) RDBMS
9 22 (5.26%) NoSQL
10 12 (2.87%) Oracle Exadata
10 12 (2.87%) Oracle Database
11 10 (2.39%) Redis
12 5 (1.20%) Riak
12 5 (1.20%) Big Data
13 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.24%) HBase
Development Applications
1 103 (24.64%) Git (software)
2 86 (20.57%) Subversion
3 55 (13.16%) Jenkins
4 33 (7.89%) TeamCity
5 14 (3.35%) LLVM
5 14 (3.35%) GCC
5 14 (3.35%) JIRA
6 13 (3.11%) Juju
7 7 (1.67%) Maven
8 5 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.96%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.48%) Trac
10 2 (0.48%) Hudson
10 2 (0.48%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.24%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.24%) Mercurial
General
1 42 (10.05%) Finance
2 31 (7.42%) Music Industry
3 27 (6.46%) Telecoms
4 20 (4.78%) Law
5 15 (3.59%) Games
6 11 (2.63%) Advertising
6 11 (2.63%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.91%) Legal
8 5 (1.20%) Billing
9 4 (0.96%) Marketing
10 1 (0.24%) Banking
Job Titles
1 195 (46.65%) Administrator
2 156 (37.32%) Linux Administrator
3 155 (37.08%) Systems Administrator
4 104 (24.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 43 (10.29%) Linux Engineer
6 34 (8.13%) Systems Engineer
7 33 (7.89%) Web Engineer
7 33 (7.89%) Operations Engineer
8 26 (6.22%) Architect
9 23 (5.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 20 (4.78%) Developer
10 20 (4.78%) Windows Administrator
11 18 (4.31%) Consultant
11 18 (4.31%) DevOps Engineer
12 17 (4.07%) Software Engineer
13 16 (3.83%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 14 (3.35%) Support Engineer
15 13 (3.11%) Solutions Architect
16 12 (2.87%) Network Engineer
16 12 (2.87%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (16.03%) LAMP
2 47 (11.24%) Web Services
3 40 (9.57%) XML
3 40 (9.57%) .NET
4 39 (9.33%) ASP.NET
5 24 (5.74%) JSON
6 14 (3.35%) Django
7 13 (3.11%) RESTful
8 12 (2.87%) WebSphere MQ
8 12 (2.87%) Middleware
9 8 (1.91%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (1.67%) JMX
10 7 (1.67%) HornetQ
11 3 (0.72%) HTML
11 3 (0.72%) CSS
12 2 (0.48%) Memcached
13 1 (0.24%) REST
13 1 (0.24%) AngularJS
13 1 (0.24%) Software Packaging
13 1 (0.24%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 83 (19.86%) Open Source
2 48 (11.48%) Computer Science
3 43 (10.29%) Clustering
4 34 (8.13%) Replication
5 31 (7.42%) Blackberry
6 29 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (3.83%) Digital Media
8 12 (2.87%) FlexPod
8 12 (2.87%) Management Information System
9 9 (2.15%) IPTV
10 8 (1.91%) LPAR
11 7 (1.67%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.67%) Online Games
11 7 (1.67%) Hedge funds
12 6 (1.44%) Mathematics
13 5 (1.20%) Smartphone
13 5 (1.20%) Telematics
14 4 (0.96%) Mobile Games
14 4 (0.96%) Firmware
15 3 (0.72%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 364 (87.08%) Linux
2 198 (47.37%) Windows
3 139 (33.25%) Ubuntu
4 101 (24.16%) CentOS
5 94 (22.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 92 (22.01%) UNIX
7 74 (17.70%) Debian
8 46 (11.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 46 (11.00%) Solaris
9 43 (10.29%) SUSE
10 20 (4.78%) AIX
11 19 (4.55%) Windows 7
12 17 (4.07%) Mac OS X
13 16 (3.83%) HPUX
14 12 (2.87%) zOS
14 12 (2.87%) OS/400
15 8 (1.91%) OpenBSD
15 8 (1.91%) FreeBSD
16 7 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
17 6 (1.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (26.79%) Configuration Management
2 110 (26.32%) DevOps
3 100 (23.92%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (18.90%) ITIL
5 74 (17.70%) Performance Tuning
6 41 (9.81%) Load Balancing
7 33 (7.89%) Build Automation
8 29 (6.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 28 (6.70%) Statistical Analysis
10 27 (6.46%) Software Engineering
11 21 (5.02%) E-Commerce
12 19 (4.55%) Workflow
12 19 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
13 17 (4.07%) Mentoring
14 16 (3.83%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (3.59%) Capacity Planning
15 15 (3.59%) Business Continuity
15 15 (3.59%) Service Management
16 14 (3.35%) Project Management
16 14 (3.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 204 (48.80%) Python
2 192 (45.93%) Perl
3 161 (38.52%) Ruby
4 147 (35.17%) Bash Shell
5 86 (20.57%) Shell Script
6 75 (17.94%) Java
7 68 (16.27%) SQL
8 44 (10.53%) PHP
8 44 (10.53%) PowerShell
9 16 (3.83%) C
10 13 (3.11%) AWK
11 5 (1.20%) VB
11 5 (1.20%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.96%) Korn
13 2 (0.48%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.48%) C++
14 1 (0.24%) VBScript
14 1 (0.24%) sed
Qualifications
1 54 (12.92%) Degree
2 41 (9.81%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (9.33%) CCNA
4 29 (6.94%) RHCE
5 18 (4.31%) CCNP
5 18 (4.31%) LPIC
5 18 (4.31%) Linux+ Certification
6 12 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (2.15%) Sun Certification
7 9 (2.15%) MCSE
8 7 (1.67%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.96%) PMP
9 4 (0.96%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.72%) MCSA
11 2 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.48%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.24%) MCITP
12 1 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.24%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (10.05%) QA
2 15 (3.59%) PCI DSS
3 13 (3.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (1.91%) SLA
5 4 (0.96%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 222 (53.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 112 (26.79%) Xen
3 67 (16.03%) Hyper-V
4 47 (11.24%) VMware ESXi
5 45 (10.77%) Active Directory
6 44 (10.53%) Varnish
7 41 (9.81%) Samba
8 33 (7.89%) Snort
9 32 (7.66%) NFS
10 25 (5.98%) Postfix
11 24 (5.74%) vSphere
12 18 (4.31%) Sendmail
13 16 (3.83%) QEMU
14 14 (3.35%) XenServer
15 13 (3.11%) ISA Server
16 8 (1.91%) XenApp
17 7 (1.67%) VMware ESX
18 6 (1.44%) RHEV
19 5 (1.20%) Squid
20 4 (0.96%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 206 (49.28%) Puppet
2 152 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
3 113 (27.03%) Nagios
4 70 (16.75%) ZABBIX
5 62 (14.83%) Cacti
6 55 (13.16%) HAProxy
7 44 (10.53%) Salt
8 34 (8.13%) StatsD
8 34 (8.13%) logstash
9 33 (7.89%) Kibana
10 31 (7.42%) Ansible
11 29 (6.94%) CFEngine
12 27 (6.46%) SCCM
13 14 (3.35%) Check_MK
14 13 (3.11%) Ganglia
14 13 (3.11%) Tivoli
15 7 (1.67%) ARCserve
15 7 (1.67%) Rsyslog
15 7 (1.67%) Vagrant
16 6 (1.44%) Plesk
Vendors
1 227 (54.31%) VMware
2 128 (30.62%) Red Hat
3 110 (26.32%) Cisco
4 87 (20.81%) HP
5 59 (14.11%) Juniper
6 56 (13.40%) Oracle
7 52 (12.44%) Microsoft
8 47 (11.24%) JBoss
9 45 (10.77%) Citrix
10 41 (9.81%) Sony
11 37 (8.85%) Dell
12 35 (8.37%) F5
13 33 (7.89%) New Relic
14 31 (7.42%) Toshiba
14 31 (7.42%) Apple
15 27 (6.46%) NetApp
16 22 (5.26%) SaltStack
17 20 (4.78%) IBM
18 18 (4.31%) EMC
19 15 (3.59%) Sun
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IT People First
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Competitive Salary + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Poole
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum Excellent package
Posted: 8 days ago
Nottingham
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Docklands
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
South East London
Redblade Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £400.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
SearchTribes
Salary: £25K - £35K + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum
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