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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 664 700 756
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +56
Permanent jobs citing KVM 198 210 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 1.68% 1.81% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 127 160 96
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £65,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
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
11792 11633 10024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.71% 10.53% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9804 9887 8523
Average salary £41,674 £40,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.89% -1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +24 103 £65,000 +23.80% 8
South East +18 43 £40,000 -4.76% 3
South West +4 22 £42,500 - 5
North West +11 11 - -
East of England -18 9 £47,500 +2.70%
Yorkshire - 6 £38,000 - 3
West Midlands - 1 £21,000 -
KVM
UK

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 295 (84.53%) Linux
2 230 (65.90%) VMware
3 218 (62.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 150 (42.98%) Windows
5 137 (39.26%) Xen
6 129 (36.96%) Apache
7 126 (36.10%) MySQL
8 120 (34.38%) Data Centre
9 119 (34.10%) Python
10 118 (33.81%) Cisco
11 113 (32.38%) Puppet
12 109 (31.23%) Amazon AWS
12 109 (31.23%) Red Hat
13 103 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
14 96 (27.51%) Oracle
14 96 (27.51%) Hyper-V
15 94 (26.93%) Perl
16 92 (26.36%) Java
17 88 (25.21%) SAN
18 86 (24.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 84 (24.07%) Solaris
20 83 (23.78%) Ubuntu
21 81 (23.21%) NetApp
22 78 (22.35%) HTTP
23 76 (21.78%) IBM
23 76 (21.78%) EMC
24 75 (21.49%) IIS
24 75 (21.49%) Git (software)
25 74 (21.20%) SQL Server
26 72 (20.63%) Tomcat

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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
1 129 (36.96%) Apache
2 75 (21.49%) IIS
3 72 (20.63%) Tomcat
4 67 (19.20%) WebSphere
5 63 (18.05%) nginx
6 45 (12.89%) OpenStack
7 40 (11.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 40 (11.46%) Oracle Coherence
8 33 (9.46%) WebLogic
9 27 (7.74%) Elasticsearch
10 23 (6.59%) Apache Solr
11 6 (1.72%) MS Exchange
12 5 (1.43%) JBoss
13 3 (0.86%) CloudStack
14 2 (0.57%) Jetty
15 1 (0.29%) CMS
15 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
15 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
15 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
15 1 (0.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 27 (7.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (4.58%) RMDS
2 2 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 109 (31.23%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (12.89%) Cloud Computing
3 35 (10.03%) PaaS
4 31 (8.88%) IaaS
5 29 (8.31%) Amazon EC2
6 28 (8.02%) Microsoft Azure
7 20 (5.73%) Route 53
8 16 (4.58%) SaaS
9 8 (2.29%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (2.01%) HP Helion
10 7 (2.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (2.01%) Google App Engine
10 7 (2.01%) Amazon S3
11 6 (1.72%) Amazon Glacier
12 3 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.57%) Taleo
13 2 (0.57%) GitHub
13 2 (0.57%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.57%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 88 (25.21%) SAN
2 78 (22.35%) HTTP
3 69 (19.77%) Firewall
4 68 (19.48%) DNS
5 58 (16.62%) VPN
6 47 (13.47%) iSCSI
7 46 (13.18%) NAS
7 46 (13.18%) LAN
7 46 (13.18%) WAN
8 45 (12.89%) TCP/IP
9 41 (11.75%) Fibre Channel
10 40 (11.46%) FCoE
10 40 (11.46%) Multicast
11 28 (8.02%) BGP
12 24 (6.88%) SMTP
13 21 (6.02%) MPLS
14 19 (5.44%) OpenVPN
15 18 (5.16%) OSPF
16 17 (4.87%) IPsec
16 17 (4.87%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (36.10%) MySQL
2 74 (21.20%) SQL Server
3 47 (13.47%) Relational Database
4 46 (13.18%) PostgreSQL
5 37 (10.60%) MongoDB
6 34 (9.74%) Oracle Database
7 30 (8.60%) DB2
8 28 (8.02%) Hadoop
9 27 (7.74%) RDBMS
9 27 (7.74%) Oracle Exadata
10 24 (6.88%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (5.44%) MariaDB
12 16 (4.58%) HBase
13 7 (2.01%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (1.72%) Big Data
14 6 (1.72%) NoSQL
15 5 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (1.43%) CouchDB
15 5 (1.43%) Neo4j
16 4 (1.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 75 (21.49%) Git (software)
2 65 (18.62%) Jenkins
3 48 (13.75%) Subversion
4 25 (7.16%) Maven
5 24 (6.88%) TeamCity
6 11 (3.15%) Artifactory
6 11 (3.15%) Hudson
7 10 (2.87%) Selenium
7 10 (2.87%) Ant
8 9 (2.58%) Gradle
9 8 (2.29%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (2.01%) GCC
10 7 (2.01%) LLVM
11 4 (1.15%) Bugzilla
11 4 (1.15%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.57%) CMake
13 1 (0.29%) Redmine
13 1 (0.29%) JIRA
General
1 70 (20.06%) Finance
2 49 (14.04%) Telecoms
3 27 (7.74%) Marketing
4 23 (6.59%) Automotive
5 9 (2.58%) Electronics
6 5 (1.43%) Games
7 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.57%) Banking
7 2 (0.57%) Retail
8 1 (0.29%) Military
8 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 82 (23.50%) Administrator
2 80 (22.92%) Architect
3 79 (22.64%) Systems Administrator
4 71 (20.34%) Infrastructure Architect
5 67 (19.20%) Solutions Architect
5 67 (19.20%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 50 (14.33%) Linux Administrator
7 45 (12.89%) Linux Engineer
7 45 (12.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 33 (9.46%) Systems Engineer
9 25 (7.16%) Senior Manager
9 25 (7.16%) DevOps Engineer
10 24 (6.88%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 24 (6.88%) Lead Architect
11 22 (6.30%) Software Engineer
12 21 (6.02%) Support Engineer
13 20 (5.73%) Linux Support
13 20 (5.73%) Linux Support Engineer
14 19 (5.44%) Marketing Manager
15 16 (4.58%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (19.48%) Middleware
2 44 (12.61%) Web Services
3 33 (9.46%) LAMP
4 27 (7.74%) WebSphere MQ
4 27 (7.74%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 25 (7.16%) .NET
6 23 (6.59%) ASP.NET
6 23 (6.59%) HTML
7 19 (5.44%) XML
8 16 (4.58%) XSLT
8 16 (4.58%) Rendezvous
8 16 (4.58%) Ultra Messaging
9 8 (2.29%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (2.01%) REST
10 7 (2.01%) HTML5
11 6 (1.72%) CGI
12 5 (1.43%) POSIX
13 3 (0.86%) CSS
13 3 (0.86%) Django
13 3 (0.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 120 (34.38%) Data Centre
2 40 (11.46%) Computer Science
3 27 (7.74%) FlexPod
4 25 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (6.88%) Public Cloud
6 23 (6.59%) Blackberry
6 23 (6.59%) BBC
7 15 (4.30%) Replication
7 15 (4.30%) Clustering
8 14 (4.01%) Management Information System
9 10 (2.87%) Enterprise Cloud
10 8 (2.29%) Mathematics
11 7 (2.01%) Statistics
11 7 (2.01%) Private Cloud
12 6 (1.72%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.72%) Physics
13 5 (1.43%) Informatics
13 5 (1.43%) Artificial Intelligence
13 5 (1.43%) Grid Computing
13 5 (1.43%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 295 (84.53%) Linux
2 150 (42.98%) Windows
3 86 (24.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 84 (24.07%) Solaris
5 83 (23.78%) Ubuntu
6 61 (17.48%) Debian
7 56 (16.05%) UNIX
8 40 (11.46%) CentOS
9 37 (10.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 30 (8.60%) SUSE
11 29 (8.31%) AIX
12 27 (7.74%) HPUX
12 27 (7.74%) OS/400
12 27 (7.74%) zOS
13 12 (3.44%) Amazon Linux
14 10 (2.87%) Oracle Linux
15 7 (2.01%) FreeBSD
16 4 (1.15%) Android
17 3 (0.86%) OpenBSD
17 3 (0.86%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (20.63%) DevOps
3 45 (12.89%) Performance Tuning
4 40 (11.46%) Benchmarking
5 37 (10.60%) Mentoring
6 34 (9.74%) Configuration Management
7 30 (8.60%) Server Building
8 29 (8.31%) Load Balancing
9 28 (8.02%) Open Source
9 28 (8.02%) Infrastructure Management
9 28 (8.02%) Business Continuity
9 28 (8.02%) Coaching
10 27 (7.74%) Converged Infrastructure
11 24 (6.88%) Content Management
11 24 (6.88%) Software Engineering
11 24 (6.88%) Build Automation
11 24 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (5.73%) E-Commerce
13 17 (4.87%) ITIL
14 14 (4.01%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 119 (34.10%) Python
2 94 (26.93%) Perl
3 92 (26.36%) Java
4 68 (19.48%) Bash Shell
5 61 (17.48%) Ruby
6 48 (13.75%) PHP
7 41 (11.75%) Shell Script
8 30 (8.60%) JavaScript
9 23 (6.59%) SQL
10 16 (4.58%) C
11 11 (3.15%) PowerShell
12 7 (2.01%) Scala
12 7 (2.01%) Clojure
12 7 (2.01%) Haskell
13 6 (1.72%) C++
14 5 (1.43%) R
14 5 (1.43%) Go
15 3 (0.86%) C#
15 3 (0.86%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (13.18%) Degree
2 20 (5.73%) RHCE
3 9 (2.58%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (2.01%) CCNA
6 5 (1.43%) RHCSA
6 5 (1.43%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.15%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.86%) LPIC
9 2 (0.57%) MCITP
9 2 (0.57%) MySQL Certification
9 2 (0.57%) IC3 Certification
9 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.57%) MCSE
9 2 (0.57%) MCSA
10 1 (0.29%) CCIE
10 1 (0.29%) CCNP
10 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.29%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (13.47%) QA
2 8 (2.29%) SLA
3 6 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.43%) COBIT
4 5 (1.43%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.86%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 218 (62.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 137 (39.26%) Xen
3 96 (27.51%) Hyper-V
4 46 (13.18%) NFS
5 40 (11.46%) SRDF
6 30 (8.60%) Varnish
7 29 (8.31%) GlusterFS
8 26 (7.45%) Samba
9 20 (5.73%) Docker
10 19 (5.44%) Oracle RAC
11 18 (5.16%) LXC
12 13 (3.72%) XenServer
13 12 (3.44%) Active Directory
14 10 (2.87%) QEMU
15 9 (2.58%) VirtualBox
15 9 (2.58%) Ceph
16 8 (2.29%) VMware ESX
17 7 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
17 7 (2.01%) vSphere
17 7 (2.01%) iptables
Systems Management
1 113 (32.38%) Puppet
2 70 (20.06%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (10.32%) Graphite
4 29 (8.31%) HAProxy
4 29 (8.31%) ZABBIX
4 29 (8.31%) Tivoli
4 29 (8.31%) Nagios
5 26 (7.45%) logstash
6 25 (7.16%) Kibana
7 24 (6.88%) StatsD
8 13 (3.72%) Vagrant
9 10 (2.87%) Salt
10 9 (2.58%) Ansible
11 8 (2.29%) cPanel
11 8 (2.29%) Webmin
11 8 (2.29%) Plesk
12 5 (1.43%) Cacti
12 5 (1.43%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (1.43%) Icinga
12 5 (1.43%) Mesos
Vendors
1 230 (65.90%) VMware
2 118 (33.81%) Cisco
3 109 (31.23%) Red Hat
4 96 (27.51%) Oracle
5 81 (23.21%) NetApp
6 76 (21.78%) IBM
6 76 (21.78%) EMC
7 65 (18.62%) Juniper
8 59 (16.91%) Microsoft
9 49 (14.04%) HP
10 40 (11.46%) Intel
11 30 (8.60%) Brocade
12 29 (8.31%) BMC
13 28 (8.02%) CheckPoint
14 27 (7.74%) Symantec
14 27 (7.74%) CA
14 27 (7.74%) Dell
15 24 (6.88%) Google
15 24 (6.88%) New Relic
16 16 (4.58%) Rackspace
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + 26 days holiday + pension + health
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £46000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 16 hours ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East
EXCELerate
Posted: Yesterday
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £40,000 per annum 40,000.00
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Training
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago