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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 675 665 784
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +119
Permanent jobs citing KVM 193 217 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.21% 0.085%
As % of the System Software category 1.57% 2.03% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 116 169 64
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £62,500 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
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
12294 10691 10040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.18% 10.18% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10255 8946 8479
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -26 81 £65,000 +23.80% 10
South East +18 57 £40,000 -9.09% 2
East of England -18 17 £60,000 +37.14% 1
North West +19 14 £36,250 -30.95%
South West -7 14 £41,250 - 4
Yorkshire +6 6 £50,000 -37.50% 2
East Midlands +15 1 £37,500 -14.28%
KVM
UK

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 285 (84.82%) Linux
2 238 (70.83%) VMware
3 228 (67.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 136 (40.48%) Windows
5 132 (39.29%) Python
6 124 (36.90%) MySQL
7 121 (36.01%) Red Hat
7 121 (36.01%) Xen
7 121 (36.01%) Puppet
8 111 (33.04%) Perl
9 97 (28.87%) Apache
9 97 (28.87%) Cisco
10 88 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
10 88 (26.19%) Bash Shell
11 86 (25.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 83 (24.70%) Oracle
13 81 (24.11%) Java
14 80 (23.81%) Hyper-V
15 76 (22.62%) Solaris
16 75 (22.32%) SAN
17 74 (22.02%) SQL Server
18 73 (21.73%) Opscode Chef
19 71 (21.13%) Ruby
20 68 (20.24%) IBM
21 67 (19.94%) HTTP
22 66 (19.64%) NetApp
22 66 (19.64%) HP
23 65 (19.35%) Nagios
24 64 (19.05%) EMC
24 64 (19.05%) DevOps

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 97 (28.87%) Apache
2 57 (16.96%) WebSphere
3 56 (16.67%) OpenStack
4 52 (15.48%) IIS
5 51 (15.18%) nginx
6 48 (14.29%) Tomcat
7 39 (11.61%) WebLogic
8 24 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 24 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
9 10 (2.98%) Apache Solr
9 10 (2.98%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (2.08%) JBoss
11 6 (1.79%) MS Exchange
11 6 (1.79%) CloudStack
12 4 (1.19%) Jetty
13 3 (0.89%) CMS
13 3 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.60%) EPiServer CMS
14 2 (0.60%) Node.js
Applications
1 27 (8.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.60%) Stata
2 2 (0.60%) Mathematica
2 2 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.38%) RMDS
2 2 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (8.63%) Cloud Computing
3 22 (6.55%) PaaS
3 22 (6.55%) IaaS
4 21 (6.25%) SaaS
5 19 (5.65%) Amazon EC2
6 15 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 12 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
8 12 (3.57%) Route 53
9 11 (3.27%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (1.79%) HP Helion
10 6 (1.79%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.60%) GitHub
11 2 (0.60%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.30%) Terremark
12 1 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.30%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 75 (22.32%) SAN
2 67 (19.94%) HTTP
3 54 (16.07%) TCP/IP
4 53 (15.77%) Firewall
5 49 (14.58%) DNS
6 46 (13.69%) VPN
7 31 (9.23%) iSCSI
7 31 (9.23%) NAS
8 27 (8.04%) LAN
8 27 (8.04%) WAN
9 26 (7.74%) Fibre Channel
10 25 (7.44%) Multicast
11 24 (7.14%) FCoE
12 23 (6.85%) BGP
13 20 (5.95%) Internet
13 20 (5.95%) MPLS
13 20 (5.95%) DHCP
14 18 (5.36%) SMTP
15 16 (4.76%) Network Security
16 15 (4.46%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (36.90%) MySQL
2 74 (22.02%) SQL Server
3 51 (15.18%) PostgreSQL
4 47 (13.99%) Relational Database
5 37 (11.01%) Oracle Database
6 35 (10.42%) DB2
7 32 (9.52%) MongoDB
8 31 (9.23%) RDBMS
8 31 (9.23%) Oracle Exadata
9 20 (5.95%) MariaDB
10 16 (4.76%) Hadoop
10 16 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (2.38%) HBase
11 8 (2.38%) NoSQL
12 6 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.79%) Big Data
13 5 (1.49%) Neo4j
13 5 (1.49%) CouchDB
14 3 (0.89%) OLTP
14 3 (0.89%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 50 (14.88%) Git (software)
2 48 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 34 (10.12%) Subversion
4 28 (8.33%) Maven
5 17 (5.06%) Hudson
5 17 (5.06%) Artifactory
6 9 (2.68%) TeamCity
6 9 (2.68%) GCC
6 9 (2.68%) LLVM
7 8 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (1.79%) Ant
8 6 (1.79%) Bugzilla
8 6 (1.79%) Gradle
9 2 (0.60%) CMake
9 2 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.60%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.30%) Selenium
10 1 (0.30%) Redmine
General
1 58 (17.26%) Finance
2 48 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 23 (6.85%) Marketing
4 9 (2.68%) Electronics
5 6 (1.79%) Automotive
5 6 (1.79%) Retail
6 5 (1.49%) Games
7 4 (1.19%) Law
7 4 (1.19%) Legal
8 3 (0.89%) Banking
8 3 (0.89%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 90 (26.79%) Administrator
2 80 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
3 78 (23.21%) Architect
4 68 (20.24%) Infrastructure Architect
5 58 (17.26%) Linux Administrator
6 55 (16.37%) Solutions Architect
7 54 (16.07%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 49 (14.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 45 (13.39%) Linux Engineer
10 30 (8.93%) DevOps Engineer
11 29 (8.63%) Systems Engineer
12 26 (7.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 25 (7.44%) Senior Manager
14 19 (5.65%) Software Engineer
14 19 (5.65%) Marketing Manager
15 16 (4.76%) Support Engineer
15 16 (4.76%) Lead Solutions Architect
15 16 (4.76%) Linux Support
15 16 (4.76%) Lead Architect
16 13 (3.87%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (16.67%) Middleware
2 39 (11.61%) Web Services
3 31 (9.23%) WebSphere MQ
4 22 (6.55%) LAMP
5 16 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
6 15 (4.46%) HTML
7 12 (3.57%) XML
8 11 (3.27%) .NET
9 9 (2.68%) ASP.NET
10 8 (2.38%) XSLT
10 8 (2.38%) Rendezvous
10 8 (2.38%) REST
11 6 (1.79%) HTML5
11 6 (1.79%) CGI
12 5 (1.49%) POSIX
12 5 (1.49%) Django
13 4 (1.19%) libvirt
14 3 (0.89%) RESTful
14 3 (0.89%) Spring
14 3 (0.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.20%) Computer Science
2 35 (10.42%) Open Source
3 33 (9.82%) Replication
4 31 (9.23%) FlexPod
5 30 (8.93%) Public Cloud
6 28 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (4.46%) Private Cloud
8 14 (4.17%) Clustering
9 12 (3.57%) Management Information System
10 11 (3.27%) Data Structures
11 10 (2.98%) Enterprise Cloud
12 9 (2.68%) Blackberry
13 8 (2.38%) Mathematics
14 7 (2.08%) Physics
15 6 (1.79%) BBC
16 5 (1.49%) Artificial Intelligence
16 5 (1.49%) Statistics
16 5 (1.49%) Informatics
16 5 (1.49%) Algorithms
16 5 (1.49%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 285 (84.82%) Linux
2 136 (40.48%) Windows
3 86 (25.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 76 (22.62%) Solaris
5 57 (16.96%) Ubuntu
6 51 (15.18%) UNIX
7 46 (13.69%) Debian
8 42 (12.50%) CentOS
9 35 (10.42%) SUSE
9 35 (10.42%) AIX
10 31 (9.23%) HPUX
10 31 (9.23%) OS/400
10 31 (9.23%) zOS
11 29 (8.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (3.27%) Amazon Linux
13 10 (2.98%) FreeBSD
14 8 (2.38%) Android
14 8 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
15 7 (2.08%) Windows 7
16 6 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (19.05%) DevOps
3 48 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 39 (11.61%) Mentoring
5 35 (10.42%) Load Balancing
6 33 (9.82%) Performance Tuning
7 32 (9.52%) Coaching
8 31 (9.23%) Infrastructure Management
8 31 (9.23%) Business Continuity
9 24 (7.14%) Benchmarking
10 23 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (6.55%) ITIL
12 21 (6.25%) Software Engineering
13 16 (4.76%) Project Management
14 15 (4.46%) Line Management
15 14 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
15 14 (4.17%) E-Commerce
16 12 (3.57%) Change Management
17 11 (3.27%) Problem Management
18 10 (2.98%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 132 (39.29%) Python
2 111 (33.04%) Perl
3 88 (26.19%) Bash Shell
4 81 (24.11%) Java
5 71 (21.13%) Ruby
6 51 (15.18%) PHP
7 36 (10.71%) Shell Script
8 24 (7.14%) SQL
9 22 (6.55%) JavaScript
10 20 (5.95%) PowerShell
11 16 (4.76%) C
12 8 (2.38%) C++
13 7 (2.08%) Haskell
14 6 (1.79%) Scala
14 6 (1.79%) Clojure
15 5 (1.49%) R
15 5 (1.49%) Golang
16 3 (0.89%) sed
16 3 (0.89%) AWK
16 3 (0.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 44 (13.10%) Degree
2 19 (5.65%) RHCE
3 11 (3.27%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (2.98%) CCNA
5 9 (2.68%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.38%) RHCSA
7 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.19%) MCSE
7 4 (1.19%) MCSA
7 4 (1.19%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.19%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.19%) LPIC
7 4 (1.19%) MCITP
8 3 (0.89%) PMP
8 3 (0.89%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.60%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.30%) CCIE
10 1 (0.30%) CCNP
10 1 (0.30%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.33%) QA
2 11 (3.27%) SLA
3 5 (1.49%) ISO 14001
3 5 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.49%) COBIT
4 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 228 (67.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 121 (36.01%) Xen
3 80 (23.81%) Hyper-V
4 35 (10.42%) NFS
5 24 (7.14%) SRDF
6 21 (6.25%) Varnish
6 21 (6.25%) Active Directory
6 21 (6.25%) GlusterFS
7 20 (5.95%) XenServer
8 15 (4.46%) Docker
8 15 (4.46%) iptables
9 12 (3.57%) LXC
9 12 (3.57%) QEMU
10 11 (3.27%) Samba
10 11 (3.27%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (2.38%) Ceph
12 7 (2.08%) Snort
12 7 (2.08%) Postfix
13 6 (1.79%) vSphere
13 6 (1.79%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 121 (36.01%) Puppet
2 73 (21.73%) Opscode Chef
3 65 (19.35%) Nagios
4 31 (9.23%) Tivoli
5 24 (7.14%) ZABBIX
6 20 (5.95%) Graphite
7 19 (5.65%) HAProxy
8 16 (4.76%) Ansible
9 13 (3.87%) Cacti
10 12 (3.57%) logstash
11 10 (2.98%) StatsD
12 9 (2.68%) Kibana
13 8 (2.38%) Salt
14 7 (2.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 7 (2.08%) Plesk
14 7 (2.08%) cPanel
14 7 (2.08%) Webmin
15 6 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
16 5 (1.49%) yum
16 5 (1.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 238 (70.83%) VMware
2 121 (36.01%) Red Hat
3 97 (28.87%) Cisco
4 83 (24.70%) Oracle
5 68 (20.24%) IBM
6 66 (19.64%) HP
6 66 (19.64%) NetApp
7 64 (19.05%) EMC
8 60 (17.86%) Microsoft
9 52 (15.48%) Juniper
10 36 (10.71%) BMC
11 34 (10.12%) Brocade
12 32 (9.52%) CheckPoint
13 31 (9.23%) Symantec
13 31 (9.23%) CA
14 27 (8.04%) Google
15 24 (7.14%) Intel
16 20 (5.95%) Citrix
17 18 (5.36%) Dell
18 17 (5.06%) Rackspace
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £25k - 45k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Working Environment
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Hudson IT
Salary: £20000 - £27200 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Salary: £Excellent Salary & Large Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Chiswick
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Chiswick
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Chiswick
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
South East London
Redblade Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £25,000 per annum : 1st Line £16-18k, 2nd Line £22-25k
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Modis International - London
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago