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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 667 675 782
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +107
Permanent jobs citing KVM 210 236 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.21% 0.085%
As % of the System Software category 1.68% 2.05% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 127 182 72
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.60% -11.50%
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
12493 11529 10420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.09% 10.25% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10366 9712 8799
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £42,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -18 92 £65,000 +23.80% 11
South East +12 58 £40,000 -9.09% 6
South West +5 20 £42,500 - 5
East of England -8 17 £60,000 +37.14% 2
North West +16 14 £36,250 - 1
Yorkshire +13 4 £50,000 -37.50% 2
East Midlands +9 1 £37,500 +56.25%
KVM
UK

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 275 (83.84%) Linux
2 229 (69.82%) VMware
3 219 (66.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 128 (39.02%) Xen
4 128 (39.02%) Windows
5 125 (38.11%) MySQL
6 124 (37.80%) Python
7 113 (34.45%) Apache
7 113 (34.45%) Red Hat
8 107 (32.62%) Puppet
9 103 (31.40%) Perl
10 101 (30.79%) Cisco
11 100 (30.49%) Amazon AWS
12 90 (27.44%) Agile Software Development
13 87 (26.52%) Oracle
14 83 (25.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 82 (25.00%) Bash Shell
16 79 (24.09%) Java
16 79 (24.09%) Hyper-V
17 77 (23.48%) Solaris
18 72 (21.95%) SAN
19 71 (21.65%) NetApp
19 71 (21.65%) HTTP
19 71 (21.65%) SQL Server
19 71 (21.65%) Opscode Chef
20 70 (21.34%) IBM
21 69 (21.04%) EMC
21 69 (21.04%) DevOps
22 66 (20.12%) Ubuntu
23 65 (19.82%) Ruby

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 113 (34.45%) Apache
2 60 (18.29%) IIS
2 60 (18.29%) WebSphere
3 55 (16.77%) Tomcat
4 54 (16.46%) nginx
5 49 (14.94%) OpenStack
6 36 (10.98%) WebLogic
7 30 (9.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 30 (9.15%) Oracle Coherence
8 15 (4.57%) Apache Solr
8 15 (4.57%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.83%) JBoss
10 5 (1.52%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.91%) CloudStack
12 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.61%) Drupal
13 1 (0.30%) Jetty
13 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.30%) CMS
13 1 (0.30%) MQSeries
Applications
1 26 (7.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (3.35%) RMDS
2 2 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 100 (30.49%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (10.06%) Cloud Computing
3 27 (8.23%) PaaS
4 23 (7.01%) Amazon EC2
5 22 (6.71%) SaaS
6 21 (6.40%) IaaS
7 20 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (4.57%) Route 53
9 11 (3.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 10 (3.05%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (2.74%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (2.13%) HP Helion
12 7 (2.13%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.61%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.61%) GitHub
13 2 (0.61%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.30%) SoftLayer
14 1 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.30%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 72 (21.95%) SAN
2 71 (21.65%) HTTP
3 57 (17.38%) Firewall
4 49 (14.94%) VPN
4 49 (14.94%) DNS
5 42 (12.80%) TCP/IP
6 37 (11.28%) NAS
7 35 (10.67%) iSCSI
8 34 (10.37%) LAN
8 34 (10.37%) WAN
9 30 (9.15%) FCoE
9 30 (9.15%) Fibre Channel
9 30 (9.15%) Multicast
10 25 (7.62%) BGP
11 20 (6.10%) MPLS
12 19 (5.79%) SMTP
12 19 (5.79%) Internet
13 18 (5.49%) OpenVPN
14 17 (5.18%) DHCP
15 16 (4.88%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (38.11%) MySQL
2 71 (21.65%) SQL Server
3 47 (14.33%) PostgreSQL
4 44 (13.41%) Relational Database
5 36 (10.98%) Oracle Database
6 33 (10.06%) DB2
6 33 (10.06%) MongoDB
7 29 (8.84%) Oracle Exadata
7 29 (8.84%) RDBMS
8 20 (6.10%) MariaDB
9 19 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (5.49%) Hadoop
11 11 (3.35%) HBase
12 8 (2.44%) NoSQL
13 6 (1.83%) Big Data
13 6 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (1.52%) CouchDB
14 5 (1.52%) Neo4j
15 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
15 3 (0.91%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 55 (16.77%) Jenkins
2 54 (16.46%) Git (software)
3 35 (10.67%) Subversion
4 27 (8.23%) Maven
5 15 (4.57%) Artifactory
5 15 (4.57%) Hudson
6 14 (4.27%) TeamCity
7 8 (2.44%) GCC
7 8 (2.44%) LLVM
7 8 (2.44%) Ant
7 8 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (2.13%) Selenium
8 7 (2.13%) Gradle
9 5 (1.52%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.61%) CMake
11 1 (0.30%) Redmine
11 1 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 61 (18.60%) Finance
2 50 (15.24%) Telecoms
3 26 (7.93%) Marketing
4 11 (3.35%) Automotive
5 9 (2.74%) Electronics
6 5 (1.52%) Games
7 4 (1.22%) Retail
8 3 (0.91%) Music Industry
8 3 (0.91%) Banking
8 3 (0.91%) Legal
9 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 80 (24.39%) Administrator
2 78 (23.78%) Architect
3 76 (23.17%) Systems Administrator
4 68 (20.73%) Infrastructure Architect
5 59 (17.99%) Solutions Architect
6 58 (17.68%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 47 (14.33%) Linux Administrator
7 47 (14.33%) Linux Engineer
8 43 (13.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 33 (10.06%) Systems Engineer
10 26 (7.93%) DevOps Engineer
11 25 (7.62%) Senior Manager
12 22 (6.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 20 (6.10%) Software Engineer
14 19 (5.79%) Marketing Manager
14 19 (5.79%) Lead Solutions Architect
14 19 (5.79%) Lead Architect
15 16 (4.88%) Support Engineer
16 15 (4.57%) Consultant
16 15 (4.57%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (18.29%) Middleware
2 44 (13.41%) Web Services
3 29 (8.84%) WebSphere MQ
4 22 (6.71%) LAMP
5 19 (5.79%) HTML
6 16 (4.88%) .NET
7 15 (4.57%) XML
7 15 (4.57%) Ruby on Rails
8 14 (4.27%) ASP.NET
9 11 (3.35%) XSLT
9 11 (3.35%) Rendezvous
10 8 (2.44%) REST
11 7 (2.13%) HTML5
12 6 (1.83%) CGI
13 5 (1.52%) POSIX
13 5 (1.52%) Django
14 3 (0.91%) RESTful
14 3 (0.91%) SOAP
15 2 (0.61%) CSS
15 2 (0.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.28%) Computer Science
2 31 (9.45%) Open Source
3 30 (9.15%) Public Cloud
4 29 (8.84%) FlexPod
5 28 (8.54%) Replication
6 24 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (4.27%) Blackberry
8 13 (3.96%) Clustering
8 13 (3.96%) Private Cloud
9 12 (3.66%) Management Information System
10 11 (3.35%) BBC
10 11 (3.35%) Data Structures
11 10 (3.05%) Enterprise Cloud
12 8 (2.44%) Mathematics
13 7 (2.13%) Physics
14 5 (1.52%) Artificial Intelligence
14 5 (1.52%) Statistics
14 5 (1.52%) Informatics
14 5 (1.52%) Algorithms
14 5 (1.52%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 275 (83.84%) Linux
2 128 (39.02%) Windows
3 83 (25.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 77 (23.48%) Solaris
5 66 (20.12%) Ubuntu
6 54 (16.46%) UNIX
7 52 (15.85%) Debian
8 43 (13.11%) CentOS
9 34 (10.37%) AIX
10 32 (9.76%) SUSE
11 31 (9.45%) Windows Server 2008
12 29 (8.84%) zOS
12 29 (8.84%) HPUX
12 29 (8.84%) OS/400
13 12 (3.66%) Amazon Linux
14 11 (3.35%) FreeBSD
15 8 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
16 4 (1.22%) Windows 7
16 4 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
16 4 (1.22%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (27.44%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (21.04%) DevOps
3 37 (11.28%) Mentoring
4 35 (10.67%) Performance Tuning
5 33 (10.06%) Configuration Management
6 31 (9.45%) Load Balancing
7 30 (9.15%) Benchmarking
7 30 (9.15%) Infrastructure Management
7 30 (9.15%) Coaching
8 29 (8.84%) Business Continuity
9 22 (6.71%) Software Engineering
10 21 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (5.18%) E-Commerce
12 15 (4.57%) Line Management
13 14 (4.27%) Build Automation
14 13 (3.96%) ITIL
14 13 (3.96%) Project Management
15 12 (3.66%) Content Management
15 12 (3.66%) Continuous Delivery
16 10 (3.05%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (37.80%) Python
2 103 (31.40%) Perl
3 82 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 79 (24.09%) Java
5 65 (19.82%) Ruby
6 48 (14.63%) PHP
7 35 (10.67%) Shell Script
8 24 (7.32%) JavaScript
9 21 (6.40%) SQL
10 15 (4.57%) C
10 15 (4.57%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.13%) Scala
11 7 (2.13%) Clojure
11 7 (2.13%) Haskell
12 6 (1.83%) C++
13 5 (1.52%) Golang
13 5 (1.52%) R
14 3 (0.91%) C#
14 3 (0.91%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (12.20%) Degree
2 17 (5.18%) RHCE
3 9 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (2.74%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.44%) CCNA
5 5 (1.52%) RHCSA
6 4 (1.22%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.22%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (0.91%) LPIC
8 2 (0.61%) MCITP
8 2 (0.61%) MCSE
8 2 (0.61%) MCSA
8 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.30%) VCP5
9 1 (0.30%) CCIE
9 1 (0.30%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (10.98%) QA
2 8 (2.44%) SLA
3 5 (1.52%) ISO 14001
3 5 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.52%) COBIT
4 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 219 (66.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 128 (39.02%) Xen
3 79 (24.09%) Hyper-V
4 35 (10.67%) NFS
5 30 (9.15%) SRDF
6 25 (7.62%) GlusterFS
7 22 (6.71%) Varnish
8 17 (5.18%) Docker
8 17 (5.18%) XenServer
8 17 (5.18%) Active Directory
8 17 (5.18%) Samba
9 15 (4.57%) LXC
10 14 (4.27%) Oracle RAC
11 11 (3.35%) QEMU
12 9 (2.74%) iptables
13 8 (2.44%) VirtualBox
13 8 (2.44%) Ceph
14 6 (1.83%) vSphere
15 5 (1.52%) Postfix
15 5 (1.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 107 (32.62%) Puppet
2 71 (21.65%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (15.55%) Nagios
4 30 (9.15%) Tivoli
5 26 (7.93%) ZABBIX
6 24 (7.32%) Graphite
7 23 (7.01%) HAProxy
8 17 (5.18%) logstash
9 15 (4.57%) StatsD
10 14 (4.27%) Kibana
11 11 (3.35%) Ansible
12 9 (2.74%) Vagrant
13 8 (2.44%) Salt
14 7 (2.13%) cPanel
14 7 (2.13%) Webmin
14 7 (2.13%) Cacti
14 7 (2.13%) Plesk
14 7 (2.13%) EMC NetWorker
15 5 (1.52%) Mesos
16 4 (1.22%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 229 (69.82%) VMware
2 113 (34.45%) Red Hat
3 101 (30.79%) Cisco
4 87 (26.52%) Oracle
5 71 (21.65%) NetApp
6 70 (21.34%) IBM
7 69 (21.04%) EMC
8 60 (18.29%) HP
9 57 (17.38%) Microsoft
10 56 (17.07%) Juniper
11 33 (10.06%) BMC
12 32 (9.76%) Brocade
13 30 (9.15%) CheckPoint
13 30 (9.15%) Intel
14 29 (8.84%) CA
14 29 (8.84%) Symantec
15 27 (8.23%) Google
16 20 (6.10%) Dell
17 19 (5.79%) Rackspace
18 18 (5.49%) Citrix
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