The table below looks at the statistics for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 737 725 748
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Permanent jobs citing KVM 142 220 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 1.32% 1.94% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 117 165 175
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £87,500 £59,600
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
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
10788 11353 12477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.07% 11.12% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9086 9559 10396
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing KVM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 2016.

KVM Salary Histogram in England

KVM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 76 £60,000 +9.09% 6
South East +47 28 £52,500 +40.00% 2
East of England +24 12 £47,500 -
Yorkshire +21 12 £40,000 - 4
South West -12 11 £50,000 +42.85% 1
East Midlands - 3 £47,500 - 1
North West -14 1 £72,500 +42.85% 2
KVM
UK

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing KVM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for KVM.

1 300 (94.04%) Linux
2 237 (74.29%) VMware
3 232 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 175 (54.86%) Puppet
5 125 (39.18%) Opscode Chef
6 123 (38.56%) Bash Shell
7 122 (38.24%) Python
8 119 (37.30%) DevOps
9 112 (35.11%) Amazon AWS
10 106 (33.23%) Xen
10 106 (33.23%) MySQL
11 102 (31.97%) Windows
12 101 (31.66%) Agile Software Development
13 100 (31.35%) Apache
14 98 (30.72%) Jenkins
15 87 (27.27%) Ansible
16 85 (26.65%) Perl
17 81 (25.39%) Docker
18 79 (24.76%) Git (software)
19 78 (24.45%) Firewall
20 77 (24.14%) Configuration Management
21 75 (23.51%) DNS
21 75 (23.51%) Continuous Integration
22 70 (21.94%) Ruby
23 69 (21.63%) LAMP
23 69 (21.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 67 (21.00%) Cisco
24 67 (21.00%) Red Hat
25 66 (20.69%) SAN
26 62 (19.44%) Unix

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 100 (31.35%) Apache
2 55 (17.24%) Tomcat
3 52 (16.30%) OpenStack
4 29 (9.09%) nginx
5 27 (8.46%) WebSphere
6 22 (6.90%) IIS
7 21 (6.58%) Oracle Coherence
7 21 (6.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 19 (5.96%) MS Exchange
9 15 (4.70%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (2.51%) CloudStack
11 6 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (1.25%) JBoss
12 4 (1.25%) Jetty
13 3 (0.94%) Drupal
13 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.94%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.94%) Skype for Business
14 2 (0.63%) Confluence
14 2 (0.63%) ejabberd
Applications
1 30 (9.40%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.70%) MS Office
3 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 112 (35.11%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (14.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (5.33%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (4.08%) Office 365
5 11 (3.45%) GitHub
5 11 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (3.45%) IaaS
6 8 (2.51%) SaaS
7 6 (1.88%) Google App Engine
7 6 (1.88%) Rackspace Cloud
7 6 (1.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (24.45%) Firewall
2 75 (23.51%) DNS
3 66 (20.69%) SAN
4 54 (16.93%) LAN
5 53 (16.61%) HTTP
5 53 (16.61%) WAN
6 45 (14.11%) NAS
7 38 (11.91%) TCP/IP
8 33 (10.34%) Multicast
9 29 (9.09%) LDAP
10 28 (8.78%) DHCP
11 26 (8.15%) BGP
12 25 (7.84%) iSCSI
12 25 (7.84%) Network Security
13 23 (7.21%) Fibre Channel
13 23 (7.21%) FTP
14 21 (6.58%) FCoE
14 21 (6.58%) HTTPS
15 20 (6.27%) VPN
16 18 (5.64%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (33.23%) MySQL
2 47 (14.73%) SQL Server
3 25 (7.84%) NoSQL
4 22 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (6.90%) OLAP
5 21 (6.58%) DB2
5 21 (6.58%) OLTP
5 21 (6.58%) Oracle OLAP
6 20 (6.27%) Redis
7 17 (5.33%) Big Data
7 17 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (4.39%) Hadoop
9 13 (4.08%) MongoDB
10 10 (3.13%) CouchDB
10 10 (3.13%) MariaDB
11 8 (2.51%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.88%) Riak
13 3 (0.94%) HBase
13 3 (0.94%) Infinispan
14 2 (0.63%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 98 (30.72%) Jenkins
2 79 (24.76%) Git (software)
3 35 (10.97%) Subversion
4 26 (8.15%) Travis CI
5 18 (5.64%) JIRA
6 17 (5.33%) Maven
6 17 (5.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 16 (5.02%) Vagrant
8 15 (4.70%) Cucumber
8 15 (4.70%) Gradle
8 15 (4.70%) Wercker
9 12 (3.76%) TeamCity
10 10 (3.13%) GitLab
11 8 (2.51%) Hudson
11 8 (2.51%) Selenium
12 7 (2.19%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.88%) Ant
13 6 (1.88%) MSBuild
14 5 (1.57%) VersionOne
15 3 (0.94%) Bugzilla
General
1 46 (14.42%) Telecoms
2 35 (10.97%) Finance
3 26 (8.15%) Law
4 10 (3.13%) Marketing
5 6 (1.88%) Publishing
6 3 (0.94%) Banking
6 3 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.94%) Retail
7 2 (0.63%) Military
8 1 (0.31%) Billing
8 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 96 (30.09%) Administrator
2 82 (25.71%) Systems Administrator
3 73 (22.88%) Linux Administrator
4 70 (21.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 51 (15.99%) DevOps Engineer
6 48 (15.05%) Linux Engineer
7 37 (11.60%) Architect
8 35 (10.97%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 26 (8.15%) Systems Engineer
10 25 (7.84%) Developer
10 25 (7.84%) Senior DevOps
11 23 (7.21%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 23 (7.21%) Network Engineer
12 22 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 21 (6.58%) Infrastructure Architect
13 21 (6.58%) Lead Architect
14 20 (6.27%) VMWare Administrator
15 17 (5.33%) DevOps Administrator
15 17 (5.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
16 16 (5.02%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (21.63%) LAMP
2 22 (6.90%) Middleware
3 15 (4.70%) Web Services
3 15 (4.70%) WireMock
4 13 (4.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 12 (3.76%) LEMP Stack
5 12 (3.76%) OpenVZ
6 10 (3.13%) JSON
6 10 (3.13%) XML
7 9 (2.82%) CSS
8 8 (2.51%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (2.19%) HornetQ
9 7 (2.19%) Memcached
9 7 (2.19%) Servlets
10 6 (1.88%) HTML
10 6 (1.88%) JRuby
10 6 (1.88%) libvirt
11 4 (1.25%) AngularJS
11 4 (1.25%) Kafka
11 4 (1.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.30%) Data Centre
2 22 (6.90%) Private Cloud
3 11 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.13%) iPad
5 7 (2.19%) Clustering
5 7 (2.19%) Hedge funds
6 6 (1.88%) Replication
6 6 (1.88%) Social Network
7 5 (1.57%) Fintech
7 5 (1.57%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.57%) Physics
8 4 (1.25%) PKI
9 3 (0.94%) Social Media
9 3 (0.94%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.63%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.63%) User Experience
10 2 (0.63%) Wiki
11 1 (0.31%) IVR
11 1 (0.31%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 300 (94.04%) Linux
2 102 (31.97%) Windows
3 69 (21.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 62 (19.44%) Unix
5 50 (15.67%) Solaris
6 40 (12.54%) Debian
7 37 (11.60%) CentOS
8 33 (10.34%) Ubuntu
9 20 (6.27%) Windows Server
10 16 (5.02%) Mac OS X
11 14 (4.39%) SUSE
12 10 (3.13%) Android
12 10 (3.13%) Apple iOS
13 8 (2.51%) AIX
14 6 (1.88%) Fedora
14 6 (1.88%) HPUX
15 5 (1.57%) FreeBSD
15 5 (1.57%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (37.30%) DevOps
2 101 (31.66%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (24.14%) Configuration Management
4 75 (23.51%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (10.03%) Migration
5 32 (10.03%) Open Source
6 28 (8.78%) Performance Tuning
7 26 (8.15%) High Availability
7 26 (8.15%) ITIL
8 23 (7.21%) Project Management
9 21 (6.58%) Benchmarking
9 21 (6.58%) Continuous Delivery
9 21 (6.58%) Risk Management
10 20 (6.27%) Service Management
11 19 (5.96%) Coaching
12 17 (5.33%) E-Commerce
13 16 (5.02%) Information Security
14 14 (4.39%) Load Balancing
14 14 (4.39%) Translating Business Requirements
14 14 (4.39%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 123 (38.56%) Bash Shell
2 122 (38.24%) Python
3 85 (26.65%) Perl
4 70 (21.94%) Ruby
5 53 (16.61%) SQL
6 40 (12.54%) Java
7 30 (9.40%) PHP
8 27 (8.46%) Shell Script
9 18 (5.64%) C
9 18 (5.64%) C++
10 17 (5.33%) JavaScript
11 12 (3.76%) Tcl
12 11 (3.45%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.57%) Erlang
14 4 (1.25%) Elixir
15 2 (0.63%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.63%) VBScript
16 1 (0.31%) AWK
16 1 (0.31%) C-shell
16 1 (0.31%) sed
Qualifications
1 23 (7.21%) Degree
2 20 (6.27%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (3.45%) CCNP
4 7 (2.19%) CCNA
5 5 (1.57%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.57%) PMP
5 5 (1.57%) RHCE
5 5 (1.57%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.94%) CCIE
6 3 (0.94%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.63%) CEH
7 2 (0.63%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.63%) ECSA
7 2 (0.63%) MCSA
7 2 (0.63%) MCSE
7 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.63%) RHCSA
7 2 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.31%) CCDE
8 1 (0.31%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.33%) QA
2 8 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.57%) COBIT
3 5 (1.57%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 232 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 106 (33.23%) Xen
3 81 (25.39%) Docker
4 56 (17.55%) Hyper-V
5 29 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 28 (8.78%) Oracle RAC
7 26 (8.15%) NFS
8 23 (7.21%) vSphere
9 21 (6.58%) iptables
9 21 (6.58%) SRDF
10 18 (5.64%) Virtual Machines
11 16 (5.02%) VirtualBox
12 15 (4.70%) XenServer
13 13 (4.08%) LXC
14 9 (2.82%) QEMU
14 9 (2.82%) Squid
14 9 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
15 8 (2.51%) Ceph
15 8 (2.51%) vCloud
16 7 (2.19%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 175 (54.86%) Puppet
2 125 (39.18%) Opscode Chef
3 87 (27.27%) Ansible
4 51 (15.99%) Nagios
5 33 (10.34%) Cobbler
6 17 (5.33%) SCCM
7 16 (5.02%) FreeIPA
7 16 (5.02%) ZABBIX
8 15 (4.70%) Cacti
8 15 (4.70%) Tivoli
9 14 (4.39%) Zenoss
10 13 (4.08%) CFEngine
11 12 (3.76%) Kubernetes
11 12 (3.76%) Mesos
11 12 (3.76%) vRealize
12 11 (3.45%) HAProxy
13 8 (2.51%) PowerCLI
13 8 (2.51%) yum
14 7 (2.19%) Opsview
15 6 (1.88%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 237 (74.29%) VMware
2 67 (21.00%) Cisco
2 67 (21.00%) Red Hat
3 59 (18.50%) Oracle
4 42 (13.17%) Microsoft
5 37 (11.60%) NetApp
6 31 (9.72%) EMC
7 23 (7.21%) IBM
7 23 (7.21%) Intel
8 12 (3.76%) Citrix
8 12 (3.76%) Google
8 12 (3.76%) HP
9 10 (3.13%) Rackspace
10 8 (2.51%) Juniper
10 8 (2.51%) Percona
10 8 (2.51%) SaltStack
11 7 (2.19%) Apple
11 7 (2.19%) Brocade
11 7 (2.19%) Splunk
12 6 (1.88%) Perforce
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Negotiable Salary Package + Bupa + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
BBC Research & Development
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Yoh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Obscurant
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent company benefits - Trainin
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 22 days ago
Sheffield
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago