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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 682 672 779
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +107
Permanent jobs citing KVM 207 172 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.17% 0.088%
As % of the System Software category 1.78% 1.69% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 156 146 83
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,750 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.22%
System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11658 10158 10618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.67% 9.98% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9708 8695 9236
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £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
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 29 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 29 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 +9 128 £47,500 -6.86% 14
South East -11 44 £42,000 +5.00% 3
East of England +11 24 £55,000 +66.66% 8
North West 0 4 £19,000 -41.53% 1
South West -11 2 - -
North East - 2 £45,000 -
East Midlands -1 1 £57,500 +219.44% 1
KVM
UK

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 376 (86.64%) Linux
2 213 (49.08%) Puppet
3 200 (46.08%) VMware
4 196 (45.16%) MySQL
5 191 (44.01%) VMware Infrastructure
6 189 (43.55%) Windows
7 178 (41.01%) Python
8 172 (39.63%) Perl
9 167 (38.48%) Opscode Chef
10 157 (36.18%) Apache
11 127 (29.26%) Red Hat
12 125 (28.80%) Ruby
13 124 (28.57%) Bash Shell
14 120 (27.65%) DevOps
14 120 (27.65%) Configuration Management
14 120 (27.65%) UNIX
15 116 (26.73%) Ubuntu
16 108 (24.88%) SAN
17 107 (24.65%) TCP/IP
18 105 (24.19%) CentOS
19 92 (21.20%) Xen
19 92 (21.20%) Tomcat
19 92 (21.20%) Cisco
20 90 (20.74%) Shell Script
20 90 (20.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 88 (20.28%) Java
22 87 (20.05%) ITIL
23 86 (19.82%) Agile Software Development
24 85 (19.59%) Firewall
24 85 (19.59%) SQL

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 157 (36.18%) Apache
2 92 (21.20%) Tomcat
3 82 (18.89%) nginx
4 72 (16.59%) OpenStack
5 67 (15.44%) IIS
6 42 (9.68%) WebLogic
7 39 (8.99%) MS Exchange
8 30 (6.91%) WebSphere
8 30 (6.91%) Elasticsearch
9 29 (6.68%) Apache Solr
10 20 (4.61%) CloudStack
11 15 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2013
12 14 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
12 14 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
13 11 (2.53%) Jetty
13 11 (2.53%) Node.js
14 10 (2.30%) Lync
15 8 (1.84%) SharePoint
16 7 (1.61%) Drupal
17 5 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 37 (8.53%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.92%) MS Office
3 16 (3.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.69%) Summit
2 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 70 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (10.14%) Cloud Computing
3 39 (8.99%) IaaS
4 29 (6.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (6.45%) PaaS
6 16 (3.69%) SaaS
7 7 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.69%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.69%) GitHub
9 2 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 108 (24.88%) SAN
2 107 (24.65%) TCP/IP
3 85 (19.59%) Firewall
4 84 (19.35%) DNS
5 72 (16.59%) VPN
6 50 (11.52%) Reverse Proxy
7 39 (8.99%) BIG-IP
7 39 (8.99%) LDAP
8 34 (7.83%) Internet
9 29 (6.68%) HTTP
10 27 (6.22%) DHCP
10 27 (6.22%) Network Security
11 24 (5.53%) NetScaler
12 23 (5.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 22 (5.07%) SMTP
13 22 (5.07%) SSL
14 18 (4.15%) Wireless
15 17 (3.92%) SSH
15 17 (3.92%) NAS
16 16 (3.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (45.16%) MySQL
2 68 (15.67%) PostgreSQL
3 67 (15.44%) MongoDB
4 59 (13.59%) SQL Server
5 39 (8.99%) NoSQL
6 34 (7.83%) DB2
7 33 (7.60%) Relational Database
8 23 (5.30%) RDBMS
9 22 (5.07%) Hadoop
10 17 (3.92%) Redis
11 14 (3.23%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.61%) Oracle Exadata
13 5 (1.15%) Big Data
14 2 (0.46%) HBase
14 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
15 1 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
15 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
15 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 74 (17.05%) Git (software)
2 71 (16.36%) Subversion
3 51 (11.75%) Jenkins
4 29 (6.68%) TeamCity
5 12 (2.76%) JIRA
6 10 (2.30%) Juju
7 7 (1.61%) LLVM
7 7 (1.61%) GCC
8 6 (1.38%) Maven
9 5 (1.15%) Mercurial
9 5 (1.15%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.46%) Artifactory
10 2 (0.46%) Hudson
11 1 (0.23%) Trac
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.23%) Bugzilla
General
1 50 (11.52%) Finance
2 27 (6.22%) Music Industry
3 26 (5.99%) Telecoms
4 17 (3.92%) Games
5 16 (3.69%) Financial Institution
6 12 (2.76%) Law
7 8 (1.84%) Legal
8 6 (1.38%) Advertising
8 6 (1.38%) Marketing
9 5 (1.15%) Billing
10 2 (0.46%) Banking
Job Titles
1 195 (44.93%) Administrator
2 159 (36.64%) Systems Administrator
3 158 (36.41%) Linux Administrator
4 115 (26.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 45 (10.37%) Linux Engineer
6 34 (7.83%) Developer
7 31 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
8 29 (6.68%) Web Engineer
8 29 (6.68%) Operations Engineer
9 27 (6.22%) DevOps Engineer
10 26 (5.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 25 (5.76%) Architect
12 21 (4.84%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 19 (4.38%) UNIX Administrator
14 17 (3.92%) Consultant
15 15 (3.46%) Senior Linux Administrator
15 15 (3.46%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
16 14 (3.23%) UNIX Systems Administrator
17 13 (3.00%) Software Engineer
18 12 (2.76%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (13.82%) Web Services
2 50 (11.52%) LAMP
3 44 (10.14%) XML
4 38 (8.76%) .NET
5 37 (8.53%) ASP.NET
6 28 (6.45%) JSON
7 13 (3.00%) WebSphere MQ
8 11 (2.53%) Django
9 10 (2.30%) RESTful
10 7 (1.61%) Middleware
10 7 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (1.15%) REST
12 3 (0.69%) MCollective
12 3 (0.69%) HTML
12 3 (0.69%) Java EE
12 3 (0.69%) CSS
13 2 (0.46%) J2EE
13 2 (0.46%) Ajax
13 2 (0.46%) Memcached
13 2 (0.46%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 64 (14.75%) Open Source
2 55 (12.67%) Replication
3 54 (12.44%) Clustering
4 47 (10.83%) Computer Science
5 27 (6.22%) Blackberry
6 14 (3.23%) Digital Media
7 13 (3.00%) Management Information System
8 11 (2.53%) Mobile App
9 10 (2.30%) Firmware
10 9 (2.07%) Hedge funds
11 8 (1.84%) LPAR
12 7 (1.61%) Online Games
12 7 (1.61%) FlexPod
13 6 (1.38%) iPad
14 5 (1.15%) Mathematics
15 4 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 3 (0.69%) DTV
16 3 (0.69%) IPTV
16 3 (0.69%) Blog
16 3 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 376 (86.64%) Linux
2 189 (43.55%) Windows
3 120 (27.65%) UNIX
4 116 (26.73%) Ubuntu
5 105 (24.19%) CentOS
6 90 (20.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 71 (16.36%) Debian
8 46 (10.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (8.76%) Solaris
10 30 (6.91%) SUSE
11 20 (4.61%) AIX
12 13 (3.00%) Windows 7
13 12 (2.76%) Mac OS X
14 11 (2.53%) HPUX
15 10 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (1.61%) zOS
16 7 (1.61%) OS/400
17 6 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
17 6 (1.38%) FreeBSD
18 5 (1.15%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (27.65%) Configuration Management
1 120 (27.65%) DevOps
2 87 (20.05%) ITIL
3 86 (19.82%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (11.98%) Performance Tuning
5 47 (10.83%) Load Balancing
6 40 (9.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 32 (7.37%) E-Commerce
8 30 (6.91%) Software Engineering
9 29 (6.68%) Build Automation
10 27 (6.22%) Service Management
11 26 (5.99%) Release Management
12 23 (5.30%) Statistical Analysis
12 23 (5.30%) Network Monitoring
13 21 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (4.38%) Network Management
15 18 (4.15%) OO
16 17 (3.92%) Change Management
16 17 (3.92%) OOP
16 17 (3.92%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 178 (41.01%) Python
2 172 (39.63%) Perl
3 125 (28.80%) Ruby
4 124 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 90 (20.74%) Shell Script
6 88 (20.28%) Java
7 85 (19.59%) SQL
8 64 (14.75%) PowerShell
9 45 (10.37%) PHP
10 22 (5.07%) C
11 14 (3.23%) AWK
12 5 (1.15%) VB
12 5 (1.15%) JavaScript
13 4 (0.92%) Korn
14 2 (0.46%) Groovy
14 2 (0.46%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.46%) C++
15 1 (0.23%) VBScript
15 1 (0.23%) sed
Qualifications
1 60 (13.82%) Degree
2 45 (10.37%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (9.91%) CCNA
4 28 (6.45%) CCNP
5 25 (5.76%) RHCE
6 22 (5.07%) Sun Certification
6 22 (5.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (4.38%) MCSE
8 12 (2.76%) Linux+ Certification
8 12 (2.76%) LPIC
9 6 (1.38%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.69%) MCSA
11 3 (0.69%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.69%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.23%) MCITP
12 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.23%) PhD
12 1 (0.23%) PMP
12 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (8.99%) QA
2 21 (4.84%) PCI DSS
3 16 (3.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.92%) ISO 14001
4 4 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.92%) COBIT
5 3 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 191 (44.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 92 (21.20%) Xen
3 84 (19.35%) Hyper-V
4 76 (17.51%) VMware ESXi
5 72 (16.59%) Active Directory
6 48 (11.06%) Varnish
7 35 (8.06%) Samba
8 26 (5.99%) NFS
9 23 (5.30%) vSphere
10 22 (5.07%) Postfix
11 16 (3.69%) ISA Server
12 15 (3.46%) Snort
12 15 (3.46%) RHEV
13 12 (2.76%) Sendmail
13 12 (2.76%) XenServer
14 9 (2.07%) XenApp
14 9 (2.07%) QEMU
15 8 (1.84%) VMware ESX
16 6 (1.38%) vCloud
17 5 (1.15%) Squid
Systems Management
1 213 (49.08%) Puppet
2 167 (38.48%) Opscode Chef
3 83 (19.12%) Nagios
4 63 (14.52%) ZABBIX
5 55 (12.67%) HAProxy
6 48 (11.06%) Salt
7 42 (9.68%) Cacti
8 38 (8.76%) StatsD
8 38 (8.76%) logstash
9 29 (6.68%) Kibana
10 27 (6.22%) Ansible
11 26 (5.99%) CFEngine
12 24 (5.53%) SCCM
13 18 (4.15%) Vagrant
14 10 (2.30%) ARCserve
15 9 (2.07%) collectd
16 8 (1.84%) Tivoli
16 8 (1.84%) SCOM
17 7 (1.61%) Ganglia
18 3 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 200 (46.08%) VMware
2 127 (29.26%) Red Hat
3 92 (21.20%) Cisco
4 79 (18.20%) HP
5 59 (13.59%) Microsoft
6 56 (12.90%) Oracle
7 45 (10.37%) Juniper
8 41 (9.45%) JBoss
9 40 (9.22%) Citrix
10 36 (8.29%) Dell
11 34 (7.83%) F5
12 31 (7.14%) Sony
13 29 (6.68%) New Relic
14 27 (6.22%) Toshiba
14 27 (6.22%) Apple
15 26 (5.99%) SaltStack
16 24 (5.53%) NetApp
17 23 (5.30%) IBM
18 17 (3.92%) Rackspace
18 17 (3.92%) ServiceNow
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Talent Spa
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Sandwich
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable dependant on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago