The table below looks at the statistics for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 534 543 559
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Permanent jobs citing KVM 100 117 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 1.85% 2.46% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 72 85 47
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.00%
KVM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5393 4752 4137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.08% 9.76% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4671 4141 3523
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing KVM across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

KVM Jobs Demand Trend in London

KVM
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing KVM across the London region.

KVM Salary Trend in London

KVM
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing KVM across the London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

KVM Salary Histogram in London

KVM
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the London region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
City of London +20 7 £50,000 -4.76% 7
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 144 (90.57%) Linux
2 101 (63.52%) VMware
3 97 (61.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 89 (55.97%) Windows
5 78 (49.06%) Apache
6 76 (47.80%) Xen
7 72 (45.28%) Cisco
8 64 (40.25%) Amazon AWS
9 60 (37.74%) MySQL
10 51 (32.08%) IIS
10 51 (32.08%) Puppet
11 49 (30.82%) Solaris
11 49 (30.82%) Red Hat
12 46 (28.93%) NetApp
12 46 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
13 45 (28.30%) Ubuntu
13 45 (28.30%) Python
14 43 (27.04%) Oracle
14 43 (27.04%) SAN
14 43 (27.04%) Finance
14 43 (27.04%) Hyper-V
14 43 (27.04%) DevOps
15 41 (25.79%) IBM
15 41 (25.79%) EMC
16 40 (25.16%) HTTP
16 40 (25.16%) Opscode Chef
16 40 (25.16%) Bash Shell
17 39 (24.53%) Middleware
18 38 (23.90%) Tomcat
18 38 (23.90%) Java

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 78 (49.06%) Apache
2 51 (32.08%) IIS
3 38 (23.90%) Tomcat
3 38 (23.90%) WebSphere
3 38 (23.90%) nginx
4 31 (19.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 31 (19.50%) Oracle Coherence
5 19 (11.95%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (11.95%) Apache Solr
6 15 (9.43%) OpenStack
7 8 (5.03%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.26%) Drupal
8 2 (1.26%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.63%) JBoss
9 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.63%) Jetty
9 1 (0.63%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (3.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (6.92%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 64 (40.25%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (16.35%) IaaS
3 24 (15.09%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (14.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (13.84%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (11.32%) PaaS
7 17 (10.69%) Route 53
8 10 (6.29%) SaaS
9 4 (2.52%) Amazon S3
9 4 (2.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (2.52%) Amazon Glacier
10 3 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (1.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 43 (27.04%) SAN
2 40 (25.16%) HTTP
3 36 (22.64%) LAN
3 36 (22.64%) WAN
4 34 (21.38%) Firewall
5 33 (20.75%) iSCSI
5 33 (20.75%) NAS
6 31 (19.50%) FCoE
6 31 (19.50%) Fibre Channel
6 31 (19.50%) Multicast
7 25 (15.72%) VPN
8 20 (12.58%) DNS
9 17 (10.69%) OpenVPN
9 17 (10.69%) IPsec
10 16 (10.06%) PPTP
11 14 (8.81%) TCP/IP
11 14 (8.81%) L2TP
12 10 (6.29%) Internet
12 10 (6.29%) DHCP
13 8 (5.03%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (37.74%) MySQL
2 37 (23.27%) SQL Server
3 30 (18.87%) MongoDB
4 20 (12.58%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (9.43%) MariaDB
6 14 (8.81%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (7.55%) Hadoop
8 11 (6.92%) HBase
8 11 (6.92%) DB2
9 8 (5.03%) Oracle Database
10 7 (4.40%) Relational Database
10 7 (4.40%) NoSQL
10 7 (4.40%) Oracle Exadata
10 7 (4.40%) RDBMS
11 5 (3.14%) Big Data
12 4 (2.52%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (1.89%) OLAP
13 3 (1.89%) Oracle OLAP
13 3 (1.89%) OLTP
14 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 33 (20.75%) Git (software)
2 30 (18.87%) Jenkins
3 26 (16.35%) Subversion
4 18 (11.32%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.52%) Maven
6 2 (1.26%) CMake
7 1 (0.63%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.63%) Bugzilla
General
1 43 (27.04%) Finance
2 20 (12.58%) Telecoms
3 15 (9.43%) Automotive
4 4 (2.52%) Marketing
5 3 (1.89%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.63%) Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 52 (32.70%) Architect
2 45 (28.30%) Infrastructure Architect
3 38 (23.90%) Solutions Architect
3 38 (23.90%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 34 (21.38%) Systems Administrator
4 34 (21.38%) Administrator
5 20 (12.58%) Systems Engineer
5 20 (12.58%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 20 (12.58%) Lead Architect
6 18 (11.32%) DevOps Engineer
7 14 (8.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 13 (8.18%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (7.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 12 (7.55%) Linux Administrator
9 12 (7.55%) Consultant
10 11 (6.92%) Technical Architect
10 11 (6.92%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 11 (6.92%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
11 9 (5.66%) Operations Engineer
12 8 (5.03%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (24.53%) Middleware
2 28 (17.61%) Web Services
3 20 (12.58%) .NET
4 18 (11.32%) ASP.NET
5 14 (8.81%) XML
5 14 (8.81%) Ruby on Rails
6 12 (7.55%) HTML
7 11 (6.92%) Rendezvous
7 11 (6.92%) XSLT
7 11 (6.92%) Ultra Messaging
8 9 (5.66%) LAMP
9 7 (4.40%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 7 (4.40%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (1.26%) SOAP
10 2 (1.26%) CPAN
10 2 (1.26%) REST
10 2 (1.26%) Django
11 1 (0.63%) VXML
11 1 (0.63%) Spring
11 1 (0.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.32%) Blackberry
2 15 (9.43%) BBC
3 14 (8.81%) Replication
3 14 (8.81%) Computer Science
4 12 (7.55%) Open Source
5 11 (6.92%) Public Cloud
6 10 (6.29%) Data Structures
6 10 (6.29%) Private Cloud
7 8 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (4.40%) FlexPod
9 5 (3.14%) Digital Media
9 5 (3.14%) Clustering
10 4 (2.52%) Grid Computing
11 2 (1.26%) EqualLogic
11 2 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
12 1 (0.63%) Tandem
12 1 (0.63%) Handset
12 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 144 (90.57%) Linux
2 89 (55.97%) Windows
3 49 (30.82%) Solaris
4 45 (28.30%) Ubuntu
5 35 (22.01%) Debian
6 27 (16.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (14.47%) CentOS
8 21 (13.21%) UNIX
9 18 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (7.55%) Amazon Linux
11 8 (5.03%) SUSE
12 7 (4.40%) AIX
12 7 (4.40%) HPUX
12 7 (4.40%) OS/400
12 7 (4.40%) zOS
13 2 (1.26%) Fedora
13 2 (1.26%) Scientific Linux
14 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (27.04%) DevOps
3 33 (20.75%) Performance Tuning
4 31 (19.50%) Benchmarking
5 18 (11.32%) Load Balancing
5 18 (11.32%) Build Automation
6 16 (10.06%) Content Management
7 14 (8.81%) Configuration Management
8 10 (6.29%) E-Commerce
8 10 (6.29%) Line Management
9 8 (5.03%) Mentoring
10 7 (4.40%) Coaching
10 7 (4.40%) Infrastructure Management
10 7 (4.40%) Business Continuity
11 6 (3.77%) High Availability
11 6 (3.77%) Web Services Management
11 6 (3.77%) Service Management
12 5 (3.14%) ITIL
12 5 (3.14%) Continuous Delivery
13 4 (2.52%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 45 (28.30%) Python
2 40 (25.16%) Bash Shell
3 38 (23.90%) Java
4 32 (20.13%) Perl
5 30 (18.87%) Ruby
6 29 (18.24%) PHP
7 16 (10.06%) SQL
8 14 (8.81%) Shell Script
9 12 (7.55%) JavaScript
10 9 (5.66%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.52%) C++
12 3 (1.89%) C#
13 2 (1.26%) C
13 2 (1.26%) VBScript
13 2 (1.26%) Haskell
13 2 (1.26%) Fortran
14 1 (0.63%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.63%) AWK
14 1 (0.63%) PHP5
14 1 (0.63%) sed
Qualifications
1 12 (7.55%) Degree
2 9 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (5.03%) CCNA
4 4 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.26%) MCITP
5 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.26%) MCSE
5 2 (1.26%) MCSA
5 2 (1.26%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) VCP5
6 1 (0.63%) CCIE
6 1 (0.63%) CCNP
6 1 (0.63%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (16.35%) QA
2 5 (3.14%) ISO 14001
2 5 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.14%) COBIT
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 97 (61.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (47.80%) Xen
3 43 (27.04%) Hyper-V
4 33 (20.75%) NFS
5 31 (19.50%) SRDF
6 28 (17.61%) GlusterFS
7 21 (13.21%) Varnish
8 19 (11.95%) Samba
9 14 (8.81%) Oracle RAC
10 11 (6.92%) XenServer
11 4 (2.52%) Terminal Server
12 3 (1.89%) vSphere
12 3 (1.89%) QEMU
12 3 (1.89%) Docker
13 2 (1.26%) LXC
13 2 (1.26%) VirtualBox
13 2 (1.26%) VMware ESX
13 2 (1.26%) Active Directory
14 1 (0.63%) Firmware
14 1 (0.63%) Snort
Systems Management
1 51 (32.08%) Puppet
2 40 (25.16%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (14.47%) HAProxy
3 23 (14.47%) ZABBIX
4 20 (12.58%) Graphite
5 18 (11.32%) Kibana
5 18 (11.32%) Nagios
5 18 (11.32%) StatsD
5 18 (11.32%) logstash
6 8 (5.03%) Ansible
7 7 (4.40%) Salt
7 7 (4.40%) Tivoli
8 3 (1.89%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.89%) Cacti
9 2 (1.26%) CFEngine
9 2 (1.26%) WMI
9 2 (1.26%) SCOM
10 1 (0.63%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 101 (63.52%) VMware
2 72 (45.28%) Cisco
3 49 (30.82%) Red Hat
4 46 (28.93%) NetApp
5 43 (27.04%) Oracle
6 41 (25.79%) IBM
6 41 (25.79%) EMC
7 31 (19.50%) Intel
8 29 (18.24%) Juniper
9 21 (13.21%) Dell
10 20 (12.58%) HP
11 18 (11.32%) New Relic
12 17 (10.69%) Microsoft
13 11 (6.92%) Sybase
13 11 (6.92%) TIBCO
13 11 (6.92%) DataSynapse
14 10 (6.29%) Brocade
15 9 (5.66%) Rackspace
15 9 (5.66%) BMC
16 7 (4.40%) CA
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