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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 529 564 602
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +38
Permanent jobs citing KVM 123 103 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 2.43% 1.84% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 113 75 81
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £87,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
5062 5587 4937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.99% 12.35% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4419 4840 4306
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 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
(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 +86 30 £50,000 - 8
Hammersmith - 2 £37,500 -
Greenford - 1 £53,500 -
Northwood - 1 £57,500 -
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 205 (95.35%) Linux
2 151 (70.23%) VMware
3 146 (67.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 142 (66.05%) Python
5 140 (65.12%) Puppet
6 121 (56.28%) DevOps
7 119 (55.35%) Opscode Chef
8 113 (52.56%) Amazon AWS
9 109 (50.70%) Bash Shell
10 102 (47.44%) Ansible
11 101 (46.98%) Xen
12 86 (40.00%) Perl
13 84 (39.07%) Java
14 80 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
15 78 (36.28%) Apache
16 77 (35.81%) Configuration Management
17 75 (34.88%) Tomcat
18 71 (33.02%) Docker
19 62 (28.84%) MySQL
20 61 (28.37%) Jenkins
21 60 (27.91%) Ruby
22 56 (26.05%) Continuous Integration
23 55 (25.58%) CentOS
24 53 (24.65%) Git (software)
25 52 (24.19%) Law
25 52 (24.19%) Nagios
26 51 (23.72%) OpenStack
27 50 (23.26%) LAMP
28 47 (21.86%) Unix
28 47 (21.86%) DNS

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (36.28%) Apache
2 75 (34.88%) Tomcat
3 51 (23.72%) OpenStack
4 36 (16.74%) nginx
5 20 (9.30%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (6.05%) Jetty
7 8 (3.72%) IIS
7 8 (3.72%) WebSphere
8 7 (3.26%) Oracle Coherence
8 7 (3.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 5 (2.33%) JBoss
9 5 (2.33%) WildFly
10 3 (1.40%) Alfresco
10 3 (1.40%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.93%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.47%) Confluence
12 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.47%) Node.js
12 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.40%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.40%) RMDS
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 113 (52.56%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (7.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 12 (5.58%) SaaS
4 10 (4.65%) IaaS
5 9 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (3.72%) PaaS
7 7 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (3.26%) Amazon S3
7 7 (3.26%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (2.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 5 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.93%) GitHub
10 2 (0.93%) Google Compute Engine
10 2 (0.93%) Joyent
10 2 (0.93%) Trello
11 1 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.47%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 47 (21.86%) DNS
2 42 (19.53%) TCP/IP
3 31 (14.42%) LDAP
4 30 (13.95%) HTTP
5 19 (8.84%) Firewall
6 16 (7.44%) SAN
7 15 (6.98%) VLAN
7 15 (6.98%) VPN
8 12 (5.58%) iSCSI
8 12 (5.58%) NAS
9 9 (4.19%) DHCP
9 9 (4.19%) Internet
9 9 (4.19%) Multicast
9 9 (4.19%) Software-Defined Networking
9 9 (4.19%) WAN
10 8 (3.72%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (3.72%) LAN
11 7 (3.26%) FCoE
12 6 (2.79%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (2.79%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (28.84%) MySQL
2 18 (8.37%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (6.51%) Hadoop
4 13 (6.05%) NoSQL
4 13 (6.05%) SQL Server
5 11 (5.12%) Redis
6 9 (4.19%) OpenTSDB
7 8 (3.72%) HBase
8 7 (3.26%) Big Data
9 6 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.86%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.86%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.40%) Data Mining
12 3 (1.40%) DB2
13 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.93%) OLAP
13 2 (0.93%) OLTP
13 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.93%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 61 (28.37%) Jenkins
2 53 (24.65%) Git (software)
3 30 (13.95%) Vagrant
4 27 (12.56%) Subversion
5 17 (7.91%) Maven
6 15 (6.98%) JConsole
7 12 (5.58%) JIRA
8 10 (4.65%) TeamCity
9 8 (3.72%) Gradle
9 8 (3.72%) Travis CI
10 7 (3.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (3.26%) Cucumber
10 7 (3.26%) Sonatype Nexus
10 7 (3.26%) Wercker
11 6 (2.79%) Ant
12 3 (1.40%) GitLab
12 3 (1.40%) RSpec
13 2 (0.93%) CruiseControl
13 2 (0.93%) Hudson
14 1 (0.47%) Bugzilla
General
1 52 (24.19%) Law
2 30 (13.95%) Finance
3 19 (8.84%) Retail
4 15 (6.98%) Banking
5 14 (6.51%) Games
6 12 (5.58%) Telecoms
7 9 (4.19%) Online Betting
8 7 (3.26%) Publishing
9 6 (2.79%) Marketing
10 3 (1.40%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.93%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.47%) Advertising
12 1 (0.47%) Back Office
12 1 (0.47%) Front Office
12 1 (0.47%) German Language
12 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 88 (40.93%) Administrator
2 75 (34.88%) Systems Administrator
3 68 (31.63%) DevOps Engineer
4 64 (29.77%) Linux Engineer
5 58 (26.98%) Linux Administrator
6 53 (24.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 48 (22.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 45 (20.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 22 (10.23%) DevOps Systems Engineer
9 22 (10.23%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 19 (8.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 18 (8.37%) Cloud Engineer
12 15 (6.98%) Senior Linux Engineer
13 13 (6.05%) Automation Engineer
13 13 (6.05%) Systems Engineer
14 11 (5.12%) Senior Linux Administrator
14 11 (5.12%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
14 11 (5.12%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 11 (5.12%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 11 (5.12%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (23.26%) LAMP
2 18 (8.37%) RabbitMQ
3 17 (7.91%) LEMP Stack
4 15 (6.98%) CSS
5 14 (6.51%) XML
6 12 (5.58%) Web Services
7 10 (4.65%) JSON
8 9 (4.19%) HornetQ
8 9 (4.19%) JMX
9 8 (3.72%) HTML
9 8 (3.72%) libvirt
10 6 (2.79%) Kafka
11 5 (2.33%) AngularJS
11 5 (2.33%) Backbone.js
11 5 (2.33%) CSS3
11 5 (2.33%) Ext JS
11 5 (2.33%) HTML5
11 5 (2.33%) RESTful
11 5 (2.33%) Spring
11 5 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.09%) Data Centre
2 19 (8.84%) Private Cloud
3 15 (6.98%) Fintech
4 10 (4.65%) Online Games
5 9 (4.19%) Hedge funds
6 8 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.26%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (2.33%) Algorithms
9 5 (2.33%) Data Structures
9 5 (2.33%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.33%) Wiki
10 4 (1.86%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.40%) Replication
12 2 (0.93%) Physics
13 1 (0.47%) CMDB
13 1 (0.47%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.47%) Equities
13 1 (0.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 205 (95.35%) Linux
2 55 (25.58%) CentOS
3 47 (21.86%) Unix
4 45 (20.93%) Windows
5 42 (19.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (9.77%) Solaris
7 16 (7.44%) Debian
7 16 (7.44%) Ubuntu
8 13 (6.05%) Windows Server
9 9 (4.19%) Fedora
10 8 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (2.79%) FreeBSD
12 4 (1.86%) Android
12 4 (1.86%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.93%) HPUX
13 2 (0.93%) SmartOS
13 2 (0.93%) SUSE
14 1 (0.47%) AIX
14 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (56.28%) DevOps
2 80 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (35.81%) Configuration Management
4 56 (26.05%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (19.53%) E-Commerce
6 34 (15.81%) Continuous Delivery
6 34 (15.81%) Open Source
7 25 (11.63%) High Availability
8 21 (9.77%) Performance Tuning
9 20 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (7.44%) Kanban
11 15 (6.98%) Memory Management
12 12 (5.58%) Load Balancing
13 11 (5.12%) Build Automation
13 11 (5.12%) Project Planning
14 9 (4.19%) Analytics
15 8 (3.72%) Migration
16 7 (3.26%) Benchmarking
17 6 (2.79%) Mentoring
18 5 (2.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 142 (66.05%) Python
2 109 (50.70%) Bash Shell
3 86 (40.00%) Perl
4 84 (39.07%) Java
5 60 (27.91%) Ruby
6 40 (18.60%) Shell Script
7 35 (16.28%) SQL
8 18 (8.37%) PHP
9 16 (7.44%) JavaScript
10 13 (6.05%) AWK
11 8 (3.72%) PowerShell
12 7 (3.26%) C
13 3 (1.40%) C++
14 1 (0.47%) C#
14 1 (0.47%) Clojure
14 1 (0.47%) Groovy
14 1 (0.47%) Tcl
14 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (2.79%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (2.79%) Degree
2 5 (2.33%) CCNA
3 3 (1.40%) CCNP
3 3 (1.40%) CEH
3 3 (1.40%) ECSA
3 3 (1.40%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.40%) PMP
4 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) CCIE
5 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) MCSE
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.16%) QA
2 7 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.86%) DICOM
3 4 (1.86%) HL7
3 4 (1.86%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.40%) COBIT
4 3 (1.40%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 146 (67.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 101 (46.98%) Xen
3 71 (33.02%) Docker
4 28 (13.02%) NFS
5 16 (7.44%) Samba
6 15 (6.98%) iptables
7 14 (6.51%) Active Directory
7 14 (6.51%) Hyper-V
7 14 (6.51%) XenServer
8 11 (5.12%) LXC
8 11 (5.12%) QEMU
9 9 (4.19%) RHEV
9 9 (4.19%) Snort
10 8 (3.72%) VirtualBox
11 7 (3.26%) SRDF
11 7 (3.26%) vSphere
12 6 (2.79%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (2.79%) oVirt
13 5 (2.33%) Postfix
13 5 (2.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 140 (65.12%) Puppet
2 119 (55.35%) Opscode Chef
3 102 (47.44%) Ansible
4 52 (24.19%) Nagios
5 15 (6.98%) ZABBIX
6 14 (6.51%) Graphite
7 12 (5.58%) Zenoss
8 11 (5.12%) yum
9 10 (4.65%) Cacti
9 10 (4.65%) CFEngine
9 10 (4.65%) Kubernetes
9 10 (4.65%) Mesos
10 9 (4.19%) Packer
10 9 (4.19%) Riemann
10 9 (4.19%) Salt
11 5 (2.33%) logstash
11 5 (2.33%) Munin
11 5 (2.33%) vRealize
12 4 (1.86%) Cobbler
12 4 (1.86%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 151 (70.23%) VMware
2 43 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 28 (13.02%) Cisco
4 24 (11.16%) Oracle
5 18 (8.37%) NetApp
6 14 (6.51%) Citrix
7 11 (5.12%) Microsoft
8 10 (4.65%) Percona
9 8 (3.72%) EMC
9 8 (3.72%) Intel
10 7 (3.26%) Rackspace
11 6 (2.79%) IBM
12 5 (2.33%) Google
12 5 (2.33%) Splunk
12 5 (2.33%) Sybase
13 3 (1.40%) DataSynapse
13 3 (1.40%) Fortinet
13 3 (1.40%) TIBCO
14 2 (0.93%) HP
15 1 (0.47%) Dell
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago