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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 663 700 698
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -2
Permanent jobs citing KVM 204 190 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 1.78% 1.62% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 119 142 138
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £60,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
11454 11753 10227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.24% 10.68% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9552 9874 8761
Average salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% +2.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +11 104 £56,250 +18.42% 11
South West +31 40 £42,500 - 1
South East -3 29 £40,000 -1.53% 3
Yorkshire - 14 £38,000 - 1
North West +6 12 £50,750 +167.10% 1
East of England -13 4 £39,250 -23.41%
West Midlands - 1 £21,000 - 1
KVM
UK

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 336 (82.56%) Linux
2 265 (65.11%) VMware
3 255 (62.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 180 (44.23%) Windows
5 166 (40.79%) Xen
6 149 (36.61%) Apache
6 149 (36.61%) Python
7 147 (36.12%) Agile Software Development
8 143 (35.14%) Puppet
9 140 (34.40%) Cisco
10 139 (34.15%) Amazon AWS
11 136 (33.42%) MySQL
12 134 (32.92%) Oracle
13 131 (32.19%) Red Hat
14 127 (31.20%) Java
15 121 (29.73%) Data Centre
16 107 (26.29%) Hyper-V
17 105 (25.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 102 (25.06%) Git (software)
18 102 (25.06%) Perl
19 99 (24.32%) SAN
19 99 (24.32%) Firewall
20 97 (23.83%) Ubuntu
21 96 (23.59%) Solaris
22 90 (22.11%) HTTP
22 90 (22.11%) Finance
23 86 (21.13%) NetApp
23 86 (21.13%) Tomcat
23 86 (21.13%) Jenkins
23 86 (21.13%) DevOps

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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
1 149 (36.61%) Apache
2 86 (21.13%) Tomcat
3 81 (19.90%) IIS
4 75 (18.43%) WebSphere
5 70 (17.20%) nginx
6 69 (16.95%) OpenStack
7 51 (12.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 48 (11.79%) Oracle Coherence
9 36 (8.85%) WebLogic
10 34 (8.35%) Elasticsearch
11 26 (6.39%) Apache Solr
12 11 (2.70%) MS Exchange
13 9 (2.21%) JBoss
14 6 (1.47%) CloudStack
15 4 (0.98%) WordPress
15 4 (0.98%) Drupal
15 4 (0.98%) Joomla!
16 3 (0.74%) IBM HTTP Server
16 3 (0.74%) WebSphere Process Server
16 3 (0.74%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 23 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.72%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.98%) MS Office
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (5.41%) RMDS
2 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 139 (34.15%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (13.76%) PaaS
3 48 (11.79%) Cloud Computing
4 35 (8.60%) IaaS
5 31 (7.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 29 (7.13%) Amazon EC2
7 27 (6.63%) SaaS
8 24 (5.90%) IBM PureFlex
9 20 (4.91%) Google Cloud Platform
10 19 (4.67%) HP Helion
10 19 (4.67%) Route 53
10 19 (4.67%) Google App Engine
11 9 (2.21%) Amazon S3
11 9 (2.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 8 (1.97%) Amazon Glacier
13 5 (1.23%) Taleo
13 5 (1.23%) Responsys
14 4 (0.98%) Office 365
15 2 (0.49%) GitHub
15 2 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 99 (24.32%) SAN
1 99 (24.32%) Firewall
2 90 (22.11%) HTTP
3 83 (20.39%) DNS
4 65 (15.97%) TCP/IP
5 59 (14.50%) LAN
5 59 (14.50%) WAN
6 57 (14.00%) VPN
7 55 (13.51%) iSCSI
7 55 (13.51%) NAS
8 53 (13.02%) Fibre Channel
9 49 (12.04%) Multicast
10 48 (11.79%) FCoE
11 28 (6.88%) BGP
12 24 (5.90%) SMTP
13 23 (5.65%) Network Security
14 21 (5.16%) LDAP
14 21 (5.16%) MPLS
15 19 (4.67%) DHCP
15 19 (4.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (33.42%) MySQL
2 66 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 48 (11.79%) Hadoop
3 48 (11.79%) MongoDB
4 46 (11.30%) PostgreSQL
5 44 (10.81%) Relational Database
6 39 (9.58%) Oracle Database
7 26 (6.39%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (5.90%) RDBMS
8 24 (5.90%) DB2
8 24 (5.90%) Oracle Exadata
9 22 (5.41%) HBase
10 16 (3.93%) MariaDB
11 12 (2.95%) Big Data
11 12 (2.95%) Redis
12 9 (2.21%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (1.72%) NoSQL
14 6 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (1.23%) CouchDB
15 5 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 102 (25.06%) Git (software)
2 86 (21.13%) Jenkins
3 61 (14.99%) Subversion
4 38 (9.34%) Maven
5 27 (6.63%) TeamCity
6 26 (6.39%) Hudson
6 26 (6.39%) Ant
7 25 (6.14%) Gradle
7 25 (6.14%) Artifactory
8 14 (3.44%) Oracle Forms
9 11 (2.70%) JIRA
9 11 (2.70%) Selenium
10 7 (1.72%) GCC
10 7 (1.72%) LLVM
11 4 (0.98%) Bugzilla
11 4 (0.98%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.49%) CMake
13 1 (0.25%) Redmine
General
1 90 (22.11%) Finance
2 42 (10.32%) Telecoms
3 27 (6.63%) Marketing
4 26 (6.39%) Automotive
5 16 (3.93%) Electronics
6 6 (1.47%) Games
7 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.49%) Banking
7 2 (0.49%) Retail
7 2 (0.49%) Billing
8 1 (0.25%) Military
8 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 109 (26.78%) Administrator
2 97 (23.83%) Systems Administrator
3 84 (20.64%) Architect
4 74 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 74 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
5 72 (17.69%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 63 (15.48%) Linux Administrator
7 55 (13.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 39 (9.58%) Software Engineer
9 38 (9.34%) Linux Engineer
10 34 (8.35%) Systems Engineer
11 32 (7.86%) DevOps Engineer
12 31 (7.62%) Senior Manager
13 29 (7.13%) Lead Architect
14 28 (6.88%) Lead Solutions Architect
15 27 (6.63%) Principal Engineer
16 25 (6.14%) Principal Software Engineer
17 22 (5.41%) Technical Solutions Architect
17 22 (5.41%) Technical Architect
17 22 (5.41%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (18.67%) Middleware
2 62 (15.23%) Web Services
3 49 (12.04%) LAMP
4 32 (7.86%) HTML
5 26 (6.39%) .NET
5 26 (6.39%) ASP.NET
5 26 (6.39%) XML
6 25 (6.14%) XSLT
7 24 (5.90%) WebSphere MQ
7 24 (5.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 22 (5.41%) Ultra Messaging
8 22 (5.41%) Rendezvous
9 12 (2.95%) CGI
10 10 (2.46%) HTML5
11 8 (1.97%) REST
12 6 (1.47%) MCollective
12 6 (1.47%) Ruby on Rails
12 6 (1.47%) CSS
13 5 (1.23%) POSIX
13 5 (1.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 121 (29.73%) Data Centre
2 46 (11.30%) Computer Science
3 40 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (8.60%) Public Cloud
5 26 (6.39%) Blackberry
5 26 (6.39%) BBC
6 24 (5.90%) FlexPod
7 23 (5.65%) Management Information System
8 20 (4.91%) Clustering
9 12 (2.95%) Replication
10 10 (2.46%) Statistics
10 10 (2.46%) Enterprise Cloud
11 9 (2.21%) Private Cloud
12 8 (1.97%) Mathematics
13 6 (1.47%) Social Media
14 5 (1.23%) Algorithms
14 5 (1.23%) Mobile App
14 5 (1.23%) Physics
14 5 (1.23%) Informatics
14 5 (1.23%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 336 (82.56%) Linux
2 180 (44.23%) Windows
3 105 (25.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 97 (23.83%) Ubuntu
5 96 (23.59%) Solaris
6 67 (16.46%) Debian
7 64 (15.72%) UNIX
8 55 (13.51%) CentOS
9 44 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (7.62%) AIX
11 29 (7.13%) SUSE
12 27 (6.63%) HPUX
13 24 (5.90%) OS/400
13 24 (5.90%) zOS
14 19 (4.67%) Oracle Linux
15 9 (2.21%) Amazon Linux
16 8 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
17 5 (1.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 4 (0.98%) Android
18 4 (0.98%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (36.12%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (21.13%) DevOps
3 57 (14.00%) Performance Tuning
4 48 (11.79%) Benchmarking
5 46 (11.30%) Continuous Integration
6 45 (11.06%) Configuration Management
7 44 (10.81%) Mentoring
8 41 (10.07%) Software Engineering
9 36 (8.85%) Server Building
10 34 (8.35%) Load Balancing
11 30 (7.37%) Content Management
11 30 (7.37%) Continuous Delivery
12 28 (6.88%) SDLC
13 27 (6.63%) Build Automation
13 27 (6.63%) Open Source
14 25 (6.14%) E-Commerce
14 25 (6.14%) Business Continuity
14 25 (6.14%) Infrastructure Management
14 25 (6.14%) Coaching
15 24 (5.90%) Converged Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 149 (36.61%) Python
2 127 (31.20%) Java
3 102 (25.06%) Perl
4 78 (19.16%) Bash Shell
5 73 (17.94%) Ruby
6 62 (15.23%) PHP
7 61 (14.99%) Shell Script
8 49 (12.04%) JavaScript
9 20 (4.91%) SQL
10 19 (4.67%) Clojure
10 19 (4.67%) Scala
11 16 (3.93%) C
12 12 (2.95%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.72%) Haskell
13 7 (1.72%) C++
14 5 (1.23%) R
14 5 (1.23%) Go
15 4 (0.98%) PHP5
16 3 (0.74%) Korn
16 3 (0.74%) Jython
Qualifications
1 72 (17.69%) Degree
2 21 (5.16%) RHCE
3 19 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (4.42%) CCNA
5 13 (3.19%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.47%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.23%) CEH
7 5 (1.23%) MySQL Certification
7 5 (1.23%) IC3 Certification
8 4 (0.98%) RHCSA
8 4 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (0.98%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.74%) LPIC
10 2 (0.49%) MCITP
10 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.49%) MCSE
10 2 (0.49%) MCSA
11 1 (0.25%) CCIE
11 1 (0.25%) CCNP
11 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (11.79%) QA
2 8 (1.97%) SLA
3 6 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.23%) COBIT
4 5 (1.23%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.98%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 255 (62.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 166 (40.79%) Xen
3 107 (26.29%) Hyper-V
4 56 (13.76%) NFS
5 48 (11.79%) SRDF
6 39 (9.58%) Docker
7 36 (8.85%) Varnish
8 34 (8.35%) LXC
9 31 (7.62%) GlusterFS
10 29 (7.13%) Samba
11 22 (5.41%) Active Directory
11 22 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
12 19 (4.67%) XenServer
13 17 (4.18%) vSphere
14 10 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
14 10 (2.46%) QEMU
15 9 (2.21%) Ceph
15 9 (2.21%) iptables
16 8 (1.97%) VirtualBox
17 7 (1.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 143 (35.14%) Puppet
2 77 (18.92%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (12.53%) Graphite
4 34 (8.35%) Nagios
5 33 (8.11%) HAProxy
6 32 (7.86%) Kibana
6 32 (7.86%) ZABBIX
7 29 (7.13%) logstash
8 27 (6.63%) StatsD
9 26 (6.39%) Tivoli
10 16 (3.93%) Vagrant
11 14 (3.44%) Salt
12 12 (2.95%) Ansible
13 7 (1.72%) Backup Exec
14 6 (1.47%) Cacti
15 5 (1.23%) WSUS
15 5 (1.23%) EMC NetWorker
15 5 (1.23%) Icinga
15 5 (1.23%) Mesos
16 4 (0.98%) cPanel
Vendors
1 265 (65.11%) VMware
2 140 (34.40%) Cisco
3 134 (32.92%) Oracle
4 131 (32.19%) Red Hat
5 86 (21.13%) NetApp
6 84 (20.64%) IBM
7 83 (20.39%) EMC
8 66 (16.22%) Juniper
9 60 (14.74%) Microsoft
9 60 (14.74%) HP
10 53 (13.02%) Intel
11 36 (8.85%) Google
12 32 (7.86%) Dell
13 29 (7.13%) New Relic
14 28 (6.88%) Brocade
15 27 (6.63%) Rackspace
16 26 (6.39%) BMC
17 25 (6.14%) CheckPoint
18 24 (5.90%) Symantec
18 24 (5.90%) CA
Central London / West End
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: GBP 55K +Benefits +Generous bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Intuition IT Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
ABRS
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits, on-call, OT, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Salary: Competitive £ plus bens such as excellent pension, 25+ days hol & more
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Chiswick
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Chiswick
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
South East London
Redblade Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago