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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 713 718 776
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +58
Permanent jobs citing KVM 165 160 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.15% 0.090%
As % of the System Software category 1.33% 1.47% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 115 133 85
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
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
12449 10894 11387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.81% 10.53% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10576 9196 9895
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +34 91 £50,000 +5.26% 16
South East -42 33 £45,000 +5.88% 5
East of England -47 12 £60,000 +39.53% 1
North West -2 11 £82,500 +107.54%
Yorkshire -26 9 - - 3
South West -7 6 £35,000 -
East Midlands +9 1 £57,500 -28.12%
KVM
UK

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 348 (89.46%) Linux
2 231 (59.38%) VMware
3 226 (58.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 219 (56.30%) MySQL
5 201 (51.67%) Windows
6 198 (50.90%) Puppet
7 189 (48.59%) Python
8 172 (44.22%) Perl
9 163 (41.90%) Ruby
10 145 (37.28%) Apache
10 145 (37.28%) Bash Shell
11 144 (37.02%) Opscode Chef
12 136 (34.96%) Nagios
13 119 (30.59%) Red Hat
14 118 (30.33%) Ubuntu
15 117 (30.08%) Cisco
16 112 (28.79%) Configuration Management
16 112 (28.79%) Xen
17 108 (27.76%) DevOps
18 102 (26.22%) nginx
19 101 (25.96%) Git (software)
20 96 (24.68%) HP
20 96 (24.68%) TCP/IP
21 90 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
22 88 (22.62%) Open Source
23 86 (22.11%) Tomcat
24 85 (21.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 83 (21.34%) PostgreSQL
26 82 (21.08%) UNIX
27 80 (20.57%) SQL Server

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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
1 145 (37.28%) Apache
2 102 (26.22%) nginx
3 86 (22.11%) Tomcat
4 69 (17.74%) OpenStack
5 57 (14.65%) IIS
6 56 (14.40%) WebLogic
7 41 (10.54%) WebSphere
8 35 (9.00%) JBoss
9 27 (6.94%) Apache Solr
9 27 (6.94%) Elasticsearch
10 26 (6.68%) Jetty
11 23 (5.91%) Node.js
12 15 (3.86%) CloudStack
12 15 (3.86%) MS Exchange
13 12 (3.08%) Lync
14 5 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
15 4 (1.03%) Drupal
15 4 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
16 2 (0.51%) EPiServer CMS
16 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 23 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.80%) MS Office
3 6 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.51%) Stata
4 2 (0.51%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 54 (13.88%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (10.28%) Cloud Computing
3 36 (9.25%) IaaS
4 27 (6.94%) PaaS
4 27 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (3.08%) SaaS
6 5 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.29%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.03%) Joyent
8 1 (0.26%) Office 365
8 1 (0.26%) Terremark
Communications & Networking
1 96 (24.68%) TCP/IP
2 63 (16.20%) SAN
3 47 (12.08%) Firewall
4 39 (10.03%) DNS
5 32 (8.23%) DHCP
6 31 (7.97%) BIG-IP
7 26 (6.68%) HTTP
8 25 (6.43%) Internet
9 22 (5.66%) VoIP
10 21 (5.40%) NetScaler
10 21 (5.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 20 (5.14%) LDAP
12 19 (4.88%) VPN
13 17 (4.37%) SSH
14 16 (4.11%) SSL
15 14 (3.60%) Network Security
15 14 (3.60%) Cisco ASA
16 13 (3.34%) Wireless
17 12 (3.08%) NAS
18 11 (2.83%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (56.30%) MySQL
2 83 (21.34%) PostgreSQL
3 80 (20.57%) SQL Server
4 79 (20.31%) MongoDB
5 48 (12.34%) Relational Database
6 47 (12.08%) DB2
7 37 (9.51%) RDBMS
8 34 (8.74%) Hadoop
9 21 (5.40%) Oracle Exadata
9 21 (5.40%) Oracle Database
10 20 (5.14%) NoSQL
11 11 (2.83%) Redis
12 6 (1.54%) Big Data
13 5 (1.29%) Riak
14 3 (0.77%) MariaDB
15 2 (0.51%) HBase
16 1 (0.26%) BigTable
16 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
16 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 101 (25.96%) Git (software)
2 73 (18.77%) Subversion
3 57 (14.65%) Jenkins
4 26 (6.68%) TeamCity
5 15 (3.86%) Maven
6 13 (3.34%) LLVM
6 13 (3.34%) GCC
7 10 (2.57%) Hudson
7 10 (2.57%) Artifactory
8 7 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (1.80%) Bugzilla
8 7 (1.80%) Juju
9 6 (1.54%) JIRA
10 2 (0.51%) LabVIEW
10 2 (0.51%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.26%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.26%) Trac
General
1 37 (9.51%) Finance
2 26 (6.68%) Music Industry
3 22 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 18 (4.63%) Law
5 12 (3.08%) Legal
6 11 (2.83%) Advertising
7 7 (1.80%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.54%) Games
9 5 (1.29%) Retail
10 3 (0.77%) Marketing
11 2 (0.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 185 (47.56%) Administrator
2 143 (36.76%) Linux Administrator
3 142 (36.50%) Systems Administrator
4 93 (23.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 45 (11.57%) Linux Engineer
6 39 (10.03%) Architect
7 33 (8.48%) Infrastructure Architect
8 29 (7.46%) DevOps Engineer
9 27 (6.94%) Operations Engineer
10 25 (6.43%) Web Engineer
11 24 (6.17%) Systems Engineer
12 23 (5.91%) Solutions Architect
13 20 (5.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
13 20 (5.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 18 (4.63%) Windows Administrator
15 16 (4.11%) Software Engineer
16 15 (3.86%) Consultant
16 15 (3.86%) Support Engineer
17 14 (3.60%) Linux Support
18 13 (3.34%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (14.65%) LAMP
2 43 (11.05%) Web Services
3 30 (7.71%) XML
4 26 (6.68%) .NET
4 26 (6.68%) ASP.NET
5 22 (5.66%) Middleware
6 21 (5.40%) WebSphere MQ
7 17 (4.37%) Ruby on Rails
8 13 (3.34%) JSON
9 11 (2.83%) Django
10 10 (2.57%) JMX
10 10 (2.57%) HornetQ
11 7 (1.80%) RESTful
12 4 (1.03%) Spring
13 3 (0.77%) HTML
13 3 (0.77%) REST
13 3 (0.77%) libvirt
14 2 (0.51%) Memcached
14 2 (0.51%) Ajax
15 1 (0.26%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 88 (22.62%) Open Source
2 54 (13.88%) Computer Science
3 31 (7.97%) Replication
4 26 (6.68%) Blackberry
5 25 (6.43%) Clustering
6 24 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (5.40%) FlexPod
8 20 (5.14%) Digital Media
9 12 (3.08%) LPAR
10 11 (2.83%) Management Information System
11 9 (2.31%) IPTV
12 8 (2.06%) Mathematics
13 6 (1.54%) Data Structures
14 5 (1.29%) Smartphone
14 5 (1.29%) Mobile App
14 5 (1.29%) Telematics
15 4 (1.03%) PKI
15 4 (1.03%) Physics
16 3 (0.77%) Mobile Games
17 2 (0.51%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 348 (89.46%) Linux
2 201 (51.67%) Windows
3 118 (30.33%) Ubuntu
4 85 (21.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 82 (21.08%) UNIX
6 71 (18.25%) CentOS
7 62 (15.94%) Debian
8 54 (13.88%) Solaris
9 49 (12.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 41 (10.54%) SUSE
11 33 (8.48%) AIX
12 27 (6.94%) Windows 7
13 25 (6.43%) HPUX
14 22 (5.66%) Mac OS X
15 21 (5.40%) zOS
15 21 (5.40%) OS/400
16 12 (3.08%) OpenBSD
16 12 (3.08%) Android
16 12 (3.08%) FreeBSD
16 12 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (28.79%) Configuration Management
2 108 (27.76%) DevOps
3 90 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (18.25%) Performance Tuning
5 66 (16.97%) ITIL
6 38 (9.77%) Load Balancing
7 27 (6.94%) Software Engineering
8 26 (6.68%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (6.68%) Build Automation
9 22 (5.66%) E-Commerce
9 22 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
9 22 (5.66%) Mentoring
10 21 (5.40%) Coaching
10 21 (5.40%) Statistical Analysis
10 21 (5.40%) Business Continuity
10 21 (5.40%) Workflow
10 21 (5.40%) Infrastructure Management
11 20 (5.14%) Performance Monitoring
11 20 (5.14%) Capacity Planning
12 15 (3.86%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 189 (48.59%) Python
2 172 (44.22%) Perl
3 163 (41.90%) Ruby
4 145 (37.28%) Bash Shell
5 76 (19.54%) Java
6 75 (19.28%) Shell Script
7 57 (14.65%) PHP
8 41 (10.54%) SQL
9 33 (8.48%) PowerShell
10 10 (2.57%) C
11 9 (2.31%) AWK
12 6 (1.54%) C++
12 6 (1.54%) JavaScript
13 4 (1.03%) sed
13 4 (1.03%) Korn
14 3 (0.77%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.51%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 48 (12.34%) Degree
2 25 (6.43%) CCNA
2 25 (6.43%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (4.63%) RHCE
4 16 (4.11%) RHCSA
5 13 (3.34%) LPIC
5 13 (3.34%) Linux+ Certification
6 11 (2.83%) Security Cleared
7 10 (2.57%) CCNP
8 7 (1.80%) PMP
8 7 (1.80%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.03%) MCSE
9 4 (1.03%) Sun Certification
9 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.51%) MCSA
11 2 (0.51%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.51%) MCITP
11 2 (0.51%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.51%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.23%) QA
2 11 (2.83%) SLA
3 6 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (1.54%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.03%) ISO 14001
4 4 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.03%) COBIT
System Software
1 226 (58.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 112 (28.79%) Xen
3 56 (14.40%) Hyper-V
4 42 (10.80%) Varnish
5 36 (9.25%) Snort
6 31 (7.97%) NFS
6 31 (7.97%) Active Directory
6 31 (7.97%) Samba
7 24 (6.17%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (4.11%) QEMU
8 16 (4.11%) LXC
9 15 (3.86%) Postfix
10 14 (3.60%) XenServer
11 13 (3.34%) vSphere
11 13 (3.34%) Sendmail
12 12 (3.08%) Ceph
13 8 (2.06%) XenApp
14 6 (1.54%) ISA Server
15 5 (1.29%) VMware ESX
16 4 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 198 (50.90%) Puppet
2 144 (37.02%) Opscode Chef
3 136 (34.96%) Nagios
4 65 (16.71%) ZABBIX
5 61 (15.68%) Cacti
6 49 (12.60%) HAProxy
7 34 (8.74%) Ansible
8 31 (7.97%) Salt
9 28 (7.20%) logstash
9 28 (7.20%) StatsD
10 26 (6.68%) Kibana
11 24 (6.17%) CFEngine
12 21 (5.40%) Tivoli
13 20 (5.14%) SCCM
14 16 (4.11%) Check_MK
15 13 (3.34%) Ganglia
16 9 (2.31%) Vagrant
17 7 (1.80%) Munin
18 6 (1.54%) Plesk
19 5 (1.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 231 (59.38%) VMware
2 119 (30.59%) Red Hat
3 117 (30.08%) Cisco
4 96 (24.68%) HP
5 61 (15.68%) Juniper
6 60 (15.42%) Oracle
7 47 (12.08%) Microsoft
7 47 (12.08%) Citrix
8 36 (9.25%) Sony
9 35 (9.00%) IBM
9 35 (9.00%) Dell
10 30 (7.71%) NetApp
11 28 (7.20%) EMC
12 26 (6.68%) BMC
12 26 (6.68%) Toshiba
12 26 (6.68%) Apple
12 26 (6.68%) New Relic
13 21 (5.40%) F5
13 21 (5.40%) CheckPoint
13 21 (5.40%) Symantec
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + attractive benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East London
Redblade Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits (see advert)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 42,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
Nativ Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE + Benefits + Share Options
Posted: 14 days ago
North Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Posted: 15 days ago
Docklands
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago