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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 756 728 745
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +17
Permanent jobs citing KVM 171 220 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.44% 1.73% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 160 129 175
Median salary £52,500 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £87,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
11838 12705 11961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.29% 12.35% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10082 10511 10110
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +27 124 £57,500 -8.00% 13
South East -5 28 £40,000 - 3
Yorkshire +13 7 £45,000 - 5
North West +19 3 £45,000 +38.46% 1
West Midlands - 3 £27,500 -
East of England -3 1 £37,500 -16.66% 1
South West -12 1 £40,000 -5.88%
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 - 1
KVM
UK

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 308 (95.36%) Linux
2 232 (71.83%) VMware
3 227 (70.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 207 (64.09%) Python
5 194 (60.06%) Bash Shell
6 193 (59.75%) Puppet
7 170 (52.63%) Opscode Chef
8 166 (51.39%) DevOps
9 164 (50.77%) Amazon AWS
10 155 (47.99%) Xen
11 125 (38.70%) Ansible
12 120 (37.15%) Perl
13 112 (34.67%) Apache
14 105 (32.51%) Configuration Management
15 103 (31.89%) MySQL
15 103 (31.89%) Agile Software Development
16 100 (30.96%) Docker
17 99 (30.65%) Java
18 97 (30.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 96 (29.72%) Red Hat
20 93 (28.79%) LAMP
21 88 (27.24%) Tomcat
22 86 (26.63%) Jenkins
23 84 (26.01%) Windows
24 83 (25.70%) Ruby
24 83 (25.70%) CentOS
25 79 (24.46%) Git (software)
26 78 (24.15%) OpenStack
27 67 (20.74%) Unix
28 66 (20.43%) Nagios

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
1 112 (34.67%) Apache
2 88 (27.24%) Tomcat
3 78 (24.15%) OpenStack
4 57 (17.65%) nginx
5 30 (9.29%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (4.02%) Jetty
7 12 (3.72%) JBoss
8 10 (3.10%) WebSphere
9 8 (2.48%) IIS
10 7 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
10 7 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 6 (1.86%) CloudStack
12 5 (1.55%) Apache Solr
12 5 (1.55%) Node.js
12 5 (1.55%) WildFly
13 3 (0.93%) Alfresco
14 2 (0.62%) Confluence
14 2 (0.62%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.62%) MS Exchange
14 2 (0.62%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.55%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) RMDS
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 164 (50.77%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (9.29%) IaaS
3 27 (8.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (5.57%) PaaS
5 17 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 16 (4.95%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (4.95%) SaaS
7 10 (3.10%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (2.17%) Amazon S3
8 7 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (1.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 6 (1.86%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.93%) GitHub
10 3 (0.93%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.62%) Google Compute Engine
11 2 (0.62%) Joyent
11 2 (0.62%) Trello
12 1 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.31%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 57 (17.65%) DNS
2 54 (16.72%) Firewall
3 53 (16.41%) TCP/IP
4 39 (12.07%) HTTP
5 38 (11.76%) LDAP
6 31 (9.60%) VPN
7 30 (9.29%) SAN
8 27 (8.36%) NAS
9 18 (5.57%) iSCSI
9 18 (5.57%) WAN
10 16 (4.95%) DHCP
11 15 (4.64%) VLAN
12 14 (4.33%) Fibre Channel
12 14 (4.33%) LAN
12 14 (4.33%) VoIP
13 12 (3.72%) Internet
13 12 (3.72%) SSL
14 10 (3.10%) IPsec
14 10 (3.10%) IPv4
15 9 (2.79%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (31.89%) MySQL
2 29 (8.98%) Hadoop
2 29 (8.98%) Redis
3 24 (7.43%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (7.12%) MongoDB
5 22 (6.81%) Big Data
6 21 (6.50%) SQL Server
7 14 (4.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (4.33%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.79%) OpenTSDB
9 8 (2.48%) HBase
9 8 (2.48%) Riak
10 6 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.55%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.24%) Data Mining
12 4 (1.24%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.93%) DB2
14 2 (0.62%) OLAP
14 2 (0.62%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 86 (26.63%) Jenkins
2 79 (24.46%) Git (software)
3 39 (12.07%) Subversion
4 38 (11.76%) Vagrant
5 23 (7.12%) JIRA
6 18 (5.57%) Maven
7 16 (4.95%) Selenium
8 15 (4.64%) JConsole
9 10 (3.10%) TeamCity
10 9 (2.79%) Bugzilla
11 8 (2.48%) Gradle
11 8 (2.48%) Trac
11 8 (2.48%) Travis CI
12 7 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (2.17%) Cucumber
12 7 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
12 7 (2.17%) Wercker
13 6 (1.86%) Ant
14 3 (0.93%) GitLab
14 3 (0.93%) RSpec
General
1 62 (19.20%) Law
2 33 (10.22%) Finance
3 20 (6.19%) Telecoms
4 19 (5.88%) Retail
5 18 (5.57%) Marketing
6 15 (4.64%) Banking
7 14 (4.33%) Games
8 9 (2.79%) Online Betting
9 7 (2.17%) Publishing
10 3 (0.93%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.62%) Billing
11 2 (0.62%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.31%) Advertising
12 1 (0.31%) Back Office
12 1 (0.31%) Electronics
12 1 (0.31%) Front Office
12 1 (0.31%) German Language
12 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.31%) Military
Job Titles
1 117 (36.22%) Administrator
2 106 (32.82%) Systems Administrator
3 91 (28.17%) Linux Engineer
4 80 (24.77%) DevOps Engineer
5 77 (23.84%) Linux Administrator
6 71 (21.98%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 67 (20.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 53 (16.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 24 (7.43%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 24 (7.43%) Systems Engineer
10 22 (6.81%) DevOps Systems Engineer
11 20 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 19 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 18 (5.57%) Cloud Engineer
13 18 (5.57%) DevOps Administrator
13 18 (5.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
14 15 (4.64%) Linux DevOps Administrator
15 13 (4.02%) Automation Engineer
16 12 (3.72%) Linux Support
16 12 (3.72%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (28.79%) LAMP
2 34 (10.53%) Web Services
3 32 (9.91%) LEMP Stack
4 28 (8.67%) RabbitMQ
5 22 (6.81%) XML
6 18 (5.57%) JSON
7 16 (4.95%) HTML
8 15 (4.64%) CSS
9 14 (4.33%) Kafka
10 13 (4.02%) AngularJS
10 13 (4.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (3.72%) ActiveMQ
12 11 (3.41%) libvirt
13 10 (3.10%) HornetQ
13 10 (3.10%) REST
14 9 (2.79%) JMX
15 8 (2.48%) Middleware
15 8 (2.48%) WebSockets
16 7 (2.17%) LAPP Stack
17 5 (1.55%) React
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.31%) Data Centre
2 27 (8.36%) Private Cloud
3 14 (4.33%) Fintech
4 11 (3.41%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.10%) Online Games
5 10 (3.10%) PKI
6 9 (2.79%) Hedge funds
7 8 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.17%) Clustering
8 7 (2.17%) Replication
9 6 (1.86%) EMC VMAX
9 6 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.55%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.55%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.55%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.55%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.55%) Wiki
11 3 (0.93%) iPad
11 3 (0.93%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 308 (95.36%) Linux
2 97 (30.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 84 (26.01%) Windows
4 83 (25.70%) CentOS
5 67 (20.74%) Unix
6 41 (12.69%) Windows Server
7 27 (8.36%) Debian
8 25 (7.74%) Solaris
9 24 (7.43%) Ubuntu
10 12 (3.72%) SUSE
11 9 (2.79%) Fedora
11 9 (2.79%) FreeBSD
11 9 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (1.55%) AIX
13 5 (1.55%) HPUX
13 5 (1.55%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.24%) Android
14 4 (1.24%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.93%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (51.39%) DevOps
2 105 (32.51%) Configuration Management
3 103 (31.89%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (20.43%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (14.55%) High Availability
6 44 (13.62%) Open Source
7 43 (13.31%) Continuous Delivery
8 41 (12.69%) E-Commerce
9 23 (7.12%) Memory Management
9 23 (7.12%) Performance Tuning
10 22 (6.81%) Disaster Recovery
11 18 (5.57%) Load Balancing
12 16 (4.95%) Kanban
13 15 (4.64%) ITIL
14 14 (4.33%) SOA
15 12 (3.72%) Mentoring
15 12 (3.72%) Project Management
15 12 (3.72%) Server Building
16 11 (3.41%) Build Automation
16 11 (3.41%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 207 (64.09%) Python
2 194 (60.06%) Bash Shell
3 120 (37.15%) Perl
4 99 (30.65%) Java
5 83 (25.70%) Ruby
6 57 (17.65%) SQL
7 52 (16.10%) Shell Script
8 35 (10.84%) PHP
9 26 (8.05%) JavaScript
10 14 (4.33%) PowerShell
11 12 (3.72%) AWK
12 8 (2.48%) C
13 6 (1.86%) Korn
14 4 (1.24%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.93%) C++
16 1 (0.31%) Clojure
16 1 (0.31%) Groovy
16 1 (0.31%) Tcl
16 1 (0.31%) VB
16 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (6.81%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (5.57%) CCNA
3 14 (4.33%) Degree
4 13 (4.02%) Security Cleared
5 12 (3.72%) SC Cleared
6 10 (3.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (2.48%) CCNP
8 6 (1.86%) RHCE
9 4 (1.24%) CCIE
9 4 (1.24%) LPIC
10 3 (0.93%) CCDE
10 3 (0.93%) CCSP
10 3 (0.93%) CEH
10 3 (0.93%) ECSA
10 3 (0.93%) MCSE
10 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.93%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.93%) PMP
11 2 (0.62%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.31%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.43%) QA
2 8 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.55%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.24%) DICOM
4 4 (1.24%) HL7
5 3 (0.93%) COBIT
5 3 (0.93%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 227 (70.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 155 (47.99%) Xen
3 100 (30.96%) Docker
4 34 (10.53%) NFS
5 25 (7.74%) Active Directory
6 23 (7.12%) vSphere
7 20 (6.19%) Hyper-V
7 20 (6.19%) iptables
7 20 (6.19%) Samba
8 19 (5.88%) XenServer
9 18 (5.57%) VirtualBox
10 13 (4.02%) QEMU
11 12 (3.72%) Postfix
11 12 (3.72%) RHEV
12 11 (3.41%) LXC
13 9 (2.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 9 (2.79%) oVirt
13 9 (2.79%) Snort
14 8 (2.48%) Firmware
14 8 (2.48%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 193 (59.75%) Puppet
2 170 (52.63%) Opscode Chef
3 125 (38.70%) Ansible
4 66 (20.43%) Nagios
5 27 (8.36%) Zenoss
6 20 (6.19%) Salt
7 17 (5.26%) Cacti
7 17 (5.26%) ZABBIX
8 16 (4.95%) CFEngine
9 14 (4.33%) Graphite
9 14 (4.33%) Munin
10 11 (3.41%) OpenNMS
10 11 (3.41%) yum
11 10 (3.10%) Kubernetes
11 10 (3.10%) Mesos
12 9 (2.79%) Kibana
12 9 (2.79%) Packer
12 9 (2.79%) Riemann
13 8 (2.48%) Hadoop YARN
13 8 (2.48%) vRealize
Vendors
1 232 (71.83%) VMware
2 96 (29.72%) Red Hat
3 53 (16.41%) Cisco
4 35 (10.84%) Oracle
5 31 (9.60%) Microsoft
6 25 (7.74%) Citrix
7 20 (6.19%) NetApp
7 20 (6.19%) Percona
8 15 (4.64%) EMC
9 13 (4.02%) HP
10 11 (3.41%) Juniper
11 9 (2.79%) Google
11 9 (2.79%) IBM
12 8 (2.48%) Dell
12 8 (2.48%) F5
12 8 (2.48%) Intel
13 7 (2.17%) Rackspace
13 7 (2.17%) Splunk
14 6 (1.86%) CA
15 5 (1.55%) Sun
London
Mobile Talent
Salary: Strong Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + work from home
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,500 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Redhill
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago