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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
UK / England
Rank 698 779 791
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +12
Permanent jobs citing KVM 137 154 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 1.42% 1.31% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 122 145 89
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £70,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+28.12% -20.00%

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
9641 11736 12864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.21% 12.30% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8041 10005 10904
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +66 82 £65,000 +8.33% 3
South East +55 30 £56,250 +40.62% 3
East of England +21 12 £45,000 +38.46% 2
North West -6 6 £33,250 -33.50% 3
South West +5 4 £47,500 +18.75%
Yorkshire +5 2 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Midlands - 1 £65,000 -
KVM
UK

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 256 (91.76%) Linux
2 225 (80.65%) VMware
3 216 (77.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 125 (44.80%) Xen
4 125 (44.80%) Puppet
5 104 (37.28%) Apache
6 103 (36.92%) Opscode Chef
7 102 (36.56%) Windows
8 92 (32.97%) Hyper-V
8 92 (32.97%) DevOps
9 85 (30.47%) Python
10 80 (28.67%) Oracle
11 79 (28.32%) MySQL
12 78 (27.96%) Cisco
13 76 (27.24%) SAN
14 75 (26.88%) LAN
15 73 (26.16%) WAN
15 73 (26.16%) Finance
15 73 (26.16%) NAS
15 73 (26.16%) Ansible
16 72 (25.81%) Bash Shell
17 70 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
18 69 (24.73%) Java
19 66 (23.66%) Amazon AWS
20 63 (22.58%) NFS
21 62 (22.22%) HTTP
21 62 (22.22%) Solaris
22 61 (21.86%) Firewall
23 59 (21.15%) IIS
23 59 (21.15%) Jenkins

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
1 104 (37.28%) Apache
2 59 (21.15%) IIS
3 57 (20.43%) Tomcat
4 53 (19.00%) Oracle Coherence
5 46 (16.49%) WebSphere
6 45 (16.13%) OpenStack
7 43 (15.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 41 (14.70%) nginx
9 28 (10.04%) DataSynapse
10 20 (7.17%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (3.58%) ColdFusion
12 9 (3.23%) CloudStack
13 6 (2.15%) MS Exchange
14 4 (1.43%) JBoss
15 3 (1.08%) Confluence
15 3 (1.08%) Skype for Business
16 2 (0.72%) Apache Solr
16 2 (0.72%) Drupal
16 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
16 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.79%) MS Office
3 4 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.08%) Baselight
5 1 (0.36%) Autodesk Flame
5 1 (0.36%) Autodesk Smoke
5 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 28 (10.04%) RMDS
2 3 (1.08%) Magento
3 2 (0.72%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (23.66%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (5.73%) SaaS
4 12 (4.30%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (4.30%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
5 9 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (3.23%) IaaS
6 5 (1.79%) Google App Engine
6 5 (1.79%) Office 365
6 5 (1.79%) Oracle CX
6 5 (1.79%) PaaS
7 3 (1.08%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.08%) G Suite
7 3 (1.08%) GitHub
7 3 (1.08%) Google Compute Engine
7 3 (1.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.72%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.36%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 76 (27.24%) SAN
2 75 (26.88%) LAN
3 73 (26.16%) NAS
3 73 (26.16%) WAN
4 62 (22.22%) HTTP
5 61 (21.86%) Firewall
6 58 (20.79%) Multicast
7 56 (20.07%) iSCSI
8 55 (19.71%) Fibre Channel
9 53 (19.00%) FCoE
10 51 (18.28%) TCP/IP
11 40 (14.34%) 3G
11 40 (14.34%) 4G
11 40 (14.34%) GSM
11 40 (14.34%) OpenFlow
12 38 (13.62%) DNS
13 23 (8.24%) VPN
14 16 (5.73%) DHCP
15 15 (5.38%) Network Security
16 13 (4.66%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (28.32%) MySQL
2 51 (18.28%) Hadoop
3 38 (13.62%) HBase
3 38 (13.62%) SQL Server
4 26 (9.32%) Redis
5 16 (5.73%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (5.38%) DB2
6 15 (5.38%) OLAP
6 15 (5.38%) OLTP
6 15 (5.38%) Oracle OLAP
7 14 (5.02%) NoSQL
8 13 (4.66%) MongoDB
9 10 (3.58%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (2.51%) Big Data
11 7 (2.51%) Riak
12 5 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (1.43%) CouchDB
13 4 (1.43%) Relational Database
14 3 (1.08%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 59 (21.15%) Jenkins
2 47 (16.85%) Git (software)
3 19 (6.81%) Vagrant
4 14 (5.02%) JIRA
4 14 (5.02%) Subversion
4 14 (5.02%) TeamCity
5 11 (3.94%) Travis CI
6 10 (3.58%) GitLab
7 9 (3.23%) Selenium
8 7 (2.51%) Hudson
9 4 (1.43%) Bugzilla
9 4 (1.43%) GCC
9 4 (1.43%) Maven
9 4 (1.43%) Trac
10 3 (1.08%) Ant
10 3 (1.08%) Gradle
11 2 (0.72%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.72%) IntelliJ
11 2 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 73 (26.16%) Finance
2 57 (20.43%) Telecoms
3 28 (10.04%) Banking
4 19 (6.81%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.08%) Back Office
6 3 (1.08%) Law
6 3 (1.08%) Marketing
6 3 (1.08%) Publishing
6 3 (1.08%) Retail
7 1 (0.36%) Electronics
7 1 (0.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 71 (25.45%) Architect
2 56 (20.07%) Infrastructure Architect
3 51 (18.28%) DevOps Engineer
4 47 (16.85%) Administrator
5 45 (16.13%) Systems Administrator
6 43 (15.41%) Linux Administrator
7 42 (15.05%) Developer
7 42 (15.05%) Technical Architect
8 41 (14.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 38 (13.62%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 38 (13.62%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
10 37 (13.26%) Linux Engineer
11 36 (12.90%) C++ Developer
12 27 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
13 25 (8.96%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
13 25 (8.96%) Technical Solutions Architect
14 22 (7.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 22 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
15 21 (7.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 20 (7.17%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (16.13%) Middleware
2 39 (13.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 38 (13.62%) HTML
4 32 (11.47%) XML
5 31 (11.11%) LAMP
6 28 (10.04%) Rendezvous
6 28 (10.04%) Ultra Messaging
6 28 (10.04%) XSLT
7 15 (5.38%) .NET
7 15 (5.38%) Web Services
8 12 (4.30%) RabbitMQ
9 11 (3.94%) LEMP Stack
10 10 (3.58%) Kafka
11 6 (2.15%) Memcached
11 6 (2.15%) REST
11 6 (2.15%) Sphinx
12 5 (1.79%) ActiveMQ
12 5 (1.79%) CSS
12 5 (1.79%) Node.js
12 5 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.19%) Data Centre
2 20 (7.17%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.30%) Private Cloud
4 7 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.15%) Clustering
5 6 (2.15%) iPad
6 5 (1.79%) Replication
7 4 (1.43%) PKI
7 4 (1.43%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.08%) Life Science
8 3 (1.08%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.72%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.72%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.72%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.72%) Fintech
9 2 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.72%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.72%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 256 (91.76%) Linux
2 102 (36.56%) Windows
3 62 (22.22%) Solaris
4 56 (20.07%) CentOS
5 45 (16.13%) Ubuntu
6 33 (11.83%) Debian
7 29 (10.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (8.60%) Unix
9 20 (7.17%) Windows Server
10 18 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (4.66%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (3.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (2.15%) AIX
13 6 (2.15%) Fedora
14 5 (1.79%) HPUX
14 5 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (1.43%) SUSE
16 3 (1.08%) Windows 10
16 3 (1.08%) Windows 7
17 2 (0.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (32.97%) DevOps
2 70 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (19.71%) Performance Tuning
4 53 (19.00%) Benchmarking
5 41 (14.70%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (14.34%) Multithreading
7 39 (13.98%) Configuration Management
8 35 (12.54%) Translating Business Requirements
9 32 (11.47%) Open Source
10 20 (7.17%) High Availability
11 19 (6.81%) Software Engineering
12 15 (5.38%) Load Balancing
12 15 (5.38%) Risk Management
13 14 (5.02%) Storage Virtualisation
14 13 (4.66%) ITIL
15 11 (3.94%) Mentoring
15 11 (3.94%) Migration
16 10 (3.58%) Capacity Planning
16 10 (3.58%) Server Building
17 9 (3.23%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 85 (30.47%) Python
2 72 (25.81%) Bash Shell
3 69 (24.73%) Java
4 56 (20.07%) Perl
5 52 (18.64%) C++
6 51 (18.28%) C
7 46 (16.49%) JavaScript
8 44 (15.77%) Ruby
9 40 (14.34%) SQL
10 35 (12.54%) PHP
11 20 (7.17%) Shell Script
12 16 (5.73%) PowerShell
13 9 (3.23%) C#
14 6 (2.15%) Tcl
15 5 (1.79%) Go
16 2 (0.72%) Assembly Language
16 2 (0.72%) AWK
16 2 (0.72%) sed
16 2 (0.72%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (7.89%) Degree
2 18 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (4.30%) CCNA
4 7 (2.51%) CCNP
5 4 (1.43%) RHCA
5 4 (1.43%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.08%) MCSE
6 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.08%) RHCE
6 3 (1.08%) RHCSA
7 2 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.36%) CCIE
8 1 (0.36%) CISSP
8 1 (0.36%) GSEC
8 1 (0.36%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.36%) MCSA
8 1 (0.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.43%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.08%) QA
3 2 (0.72%) DICOM
3 2 (0.72%) GCP
3 2 (0.72%) HL7
3 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 216 (77.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 125 (44.80%) Xen
3 92 (32.97%) Hyper-V
4 63 (22.58%) NFS
5 53 (19.00%) Oracle RAC
5 53 (19.00%) SRDF
6 49 (17.56%) Docker
7 23 (8.24%) Varnish
8 18 (6.45%) Active Directory
9 13 (4.66%) vSphere
10 12 (4.30%) Virtual Machines
10 12 (4.30%) VirtualBox
11 10 (3.58%) LXC
12 8 (2.87%) XenServer
13 7 (2.51%) iptables
13 7 (2.51%) QEMU
13 7 (2.51%) Samba
13 7 (2.51%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (1.79%) Ceph
14 5 (1.79%) Squid
Systems Management
1 125 (44.80%) Puppet
2 103 (36.92%) Opscode Chef
3 73 (26.16%) Ansible
4 23 (8.24%) Nagios
5 14 (5.02%) Cobbler
6 10 (3.58%) Graphite
6 10 (3.58%) HAProxy
7 9 (3.23%) Packer
7 9 (3.23%) Tivoli
8 8 (2.87%) ZABBIX
9 7 (2.51%) Salt
10 6 (2.15%) Kibana
11 5 (1.79%) Terraform
12 4 (1.43%) Ambari
12 4 (1.43%) Backup Exec
12 4 (1.43%) CFEngine
12 4 (1.43%) Hadoop YARN
12 4 (1.43%) Mesos
12 4 (1.43%) OpenNebula
13 3 (1.08%) Plesk
Vendors
1 225 (80.65%) VMware
2 80 (28.67%) Oracle
3 78 (27.96%) Cisco
4 58 (20.79%) NetApp
5 55 (19.71%) EMC
5 55 (19.71%) Intel
5 55 (19.71%) Red Hat
6 47 (16.85%) IBM
7 38 (13.62%) Sybase
8 28 (10.04%) TIBCO
9 21 (7.53%) Microsoft
10 14 (5.02%) Juniper
11 10 (3.58%) Citrix
12 9 (3.23%) Google
13 7 (2.51%) HP
14 6 (2.15%) Dell
14 6 (2.15%) Percona
14 6 (2.15%) Rackspace
15 5 (1.79%) Palo Alto
15 5 (1.79%) Sun
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: 40k-60k
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus included
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
iKas international
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Abcam
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 21 days ago