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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 539 538 527
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing KVM 97 128 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 2.15% 2.63% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 71 96 79
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
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
4516 4874 4225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.21% 10.13% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3940 4183 3626
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £68,550
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +9 11 £40,000 -8.57% 4
Harrow - 2 £57,500 -
Southwark - 1 £28,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £45,000 -
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 184 (92.00%) Linux
2 126 (63.00%) VMware
3 122 (61.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 122 (61.00%) Windows
4 111 (55.50%) Apache
5 98 (49.00%) Xen
6 96 (48.00%) Cisco
7 91 (45.50%) Amazon AWS
8 82 (41.00%) Puppet
9 78 (39.00%) IIS
10 75 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
11 69 (34.50%) Finance
12 68 (34.00%) MySQL
13 67 (33.50%) Solaris
14 66 (33.00%) Ubuntu
15 64 (32.00%) HTTP
16 63 (31.50%) DevOps
16 63 (31.50%) Data Centre
17 61 (30.50%) SAN
18 60 (30.00%) Tomcat
19 59 (29.50%) NetApp
20 58 (29.00%) Oracle
20 58 (29.00%) Performance Tuning
21 57 (28.50%) LAN
21 57 (28.50%) WAN
22 56 (28.00%) Fibre Channel
23 55 (27.50%) NFS
23 55 (27.50%) Hyper-V
24 54 (27.00%) Intel
25 53 (26.50%) Middleware

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 111 (55.50%) Apache
2 78 (39.00%) IIS
3 60 (30.00%) Tomcat
4 53 (26.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 53 (26.50%) WebSphere
5 51 (25.50%) Oracle Coherence
6 44 (22.00%) nginx
7 28 (14.00%) Elasticsearch
8 26 (13.00%) Apache Solr
9 18 (9.00%) OpenStack
10 8 (4.00%) MS Exchange
11 4 (2.00%) TorqueBox
12 3 (1.50%) Drupal
13 2 (1.00%) Joomla!
13 2 (1.00%) Commerce Server
13 2 (1.00%) JBoss
13 2 (1.00%) IBM HTTP Server
13 2 (1.00%) WebSphere Process Server
13 2 (1.00%) PegaRULES
13 2 (1.00%) CloudStack
Applications
1 5 (2.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (12.50%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 91 (45.50%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (18.50%) IaaS
3 32 (16.00%) Cloud Computing
4 31 (15.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 26 (13.00%) PaaS
6 23 (11.50%) Amazon EC2
7 19 (9.50%) Route 53
8 9 (4.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (4.00%) Amazon Glacier
9 8 (4.00%) Amazon S3
10 5 (2.50%) Office 365
11 4 (2.00%) SaaS
12 2 (1.00%) GitHub
13 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.50%) Joyent
13 1 (0.50%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 64 (32.00%) HTTP
2 61 (30.50%) SAN
3 57 (28.50%) LAN
3 57 (28.50%) WAN
4 56 (28.00%) Fibre Channel
5 53 (26.50%) iSCSI
6 52 (26.00%) NAS
6 52 (26.00%) Multicast
7 51 (25.50%) FCoE
8 39 (19.50%) Firewall
9 36 (18.00%) DNS
10 28 (14.00%) TCP/IP
11 24 (12.00%) VPN
11 24 (12.00%) LDAP
12 14 (7.00%) IPsec
12 14 (7.00%) OpenVPN
13 13 (6.50%) PPTP
14 12 (6.00%) HTTPS
15 11 (5.50%) L2TP
16 10 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (34.00%) MySQL
2 31 (15.50%) MongoDB
3 29 (14.50%) SQL Server
4 26 (13.00%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (13.00%) Hadoop
5 25 (12.50%) HBase
6 14 (7.00%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (5.50%) MariaDB
8 10 (5.00%) Big Data
9 8 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (3.00%) NoSQL
11 5 (2.50%) Data Mining
12 4 (2.00%) Redis
13 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.00%) OLTP
13 2 (1.00%) OLAP
13 2 (1.00%) Oracle OLAP
14 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 44 (22.00%) Subversion
1 44 (22.00%) Git (software)
2 34 (17.00%) Jenkins
3 27 (13.50%) TeamCity
4 9 (4.50%) JIRA
5 4 (2.00%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.00%) CMake
6 2 (1.00%) Maven
7 1 (0.50%) Hudson
General
1 69 (34.50%) Finance
2 26 (13.00%) Automotive
3 15 (7.50%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.50%) Marketing
5 4 (2.00%) Games
6 2 (1.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (29.00%) Administrator
2 57 (28.50%) Architect
3 53 (26.50%) Solutions Architect
3 53 (26.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 52 (26.00%) Systems Administrator
5 51 (25.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 30 (15.00%) Linux Administrator
7 28 (14.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 28 (14.00%) Lead Architect
8 26 (13.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 25 (12.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 25 (12.50%) Technical Architect
9 25 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
10 21 (10.50%) DevOps Engineer
11 19 (9.50%) Systems Engineer
12 12 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
12 12 (6.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 11 (5.50%) Operations Engineer
13 11 (5.50%) Consultant
14 10 (5.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (26.50%) Middleware
2 28 (14.00%) XML
3 27 (13.50%) XSLT
3 27 (13.50%) HTML
4 26 (13.00%) .NET
4 26 (13.00%) ASP.NET
5 25 (12.50%) Rendezvous
5 25 (12.50%) Ultra Messaging
5 25 (12.50%) Web Services
6 20 (10.00%) LAMP
7 11 (5.50%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (1.50%) JSON
8 3 (1.50%) CSS
8 3 (1.50%) Memcached
9 2 (1.00%) Sphinx
9 2 (1.00%) REST
9 2 (1.00%) Express
9 2 (1.00%) CPAN
9 2 (1.00%) jQuery
9 2 (1.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 63 (31.50%) Data Centre
2 26 (13.00%) Blackberry
2 26 (13.00%) BBC
3 15 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.00%) Private Cloud
6 9 (4.50%) Clustering
6 9 (4.50%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.00%) Replication
8 5 (2.50%) Grid Computing
8 5 (2.50%) Social Media
8 5 (2.50%) PKI
8 5 (2.50%) Digital Media
9 4 (2.00%) Public Cloud
9 4 (2.00%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.50%) Online Games
11 2 (1.00%) DataPower
11 2 (1.00%) EqualLogic
12 1 (0.50%) Equities
12 1 (0.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 184 (92.00%) Linux
2 122 (61.00%) Windows
3 67 (33.50%) Solaris
4 66 (33.00%) Ubuntu
5 43 (21.50%) Debian
6 32 (16.00%) CentOS
7 27 (13.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (13.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (12.50%) UNIX
10 10 (5.00%) Amazon Linux
11 4 (2.00%) AIX
12 3 (1.50%) Fedora
13 2 (1.00%) VMS
13 2 (1.00%) HPUX
13 2 (1.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (1.00%) Scientific Linux
13 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (1.00%) SUSE
14 1 (0.50%) SmartOS
14 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (31.50%) DevOps
3 58 (29.00%) Performance Tuning
4 51 (25.50%) Benchmarking
5 29 (14.50%) Content Management
5 29 (14.50%) Server Building
6 27 (13.50%) Build Automation
7 17 (8.50%) Open Source
7 17 (8.50%) Load Balancing
8 16 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 15 (7.50%) Configuration Management
9 15 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (6.00%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (4.00%) Patch Management
12 7 (3.50%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (3.50%) Service Management
13 6 (3.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (3.00%) High Availability
13 6 (3.00%) SIEM
14 5 (2.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (25.00%) Java
1 50 (25.00%) Python
1 50 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 37 (18.50%) Perl
3 35 (17.50%) PHP
4 30 (15.00%) Ruby
5 28 (14.00%) JavaScript
6 19 (9.50%) Shell Script
7 14 (7.00%) SQL
8 9 (4.50%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.00%) PHP5
10 2 (1.00%) Haskell
10 2 (1.00%) C++
10 2 (1.00%) AWK
10 2 (1.00%) Jython
10 2 (1.00%) Korn
10 2 (1.00%) Fortran
11 1 (0.50%) C
11 1 (0.50%) C#
11 1 (0.50%) sed
Qualifications
1 11 (5.50%) Degree
2 7 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.00%) CCNA
4 5 (2.50%) CEH
5 2 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.00%) MCITP
5 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.00%) RHCE
5 2 (1.00%) MCSE
5 2 (1.00%) MCSA
5 2 (1.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.50%) VCP5
6 1 (0.50%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.50%) CCIE
6 1 (0.50%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (16.00%) QA
2 6 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.50%) COBIT
3 5 (2.50%) ISO 14001
4 2 (1.00%) SLA
5 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 122 (61.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 98 (49.00%) Xen
3 55 (27.50%) Hyper-V
3 55 (27.50%) NFS
4 51 (25.50%) SRDF
5 30 (15.00%) Varnish
5 30 (15.00%) GlusterFS
6 27 (13.50%) Samba
7 25 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (5.50%) Docker
9 9 (4.50%) Active Directory
10 8 (4.00%) vSphere
11 7 (3.50%) XenServer
12 5 (2.50%) Terminal Server
13 4 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (1.50%) vCloud
14 3 (1.50%) QEMU
14 3 (1.50%) iptables
15 2 (1.00%) pfSense
15 2 (1.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 82 (41.00%) Puppet
2 51 (25.50%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (16.00%) ZABBIX
4 28 (14.00%) HAProxy
5 27 (13.50%) Graphite
6 26 (13.00%) logstash
6 26 (13.00%) Kibana
6 26 (13.00%) StatsD
7 16 (8.00%) Nagios
8 14 (7.00%) Ansible
9 12 (6.00%) Salt
10 6 (3.00%) Vagrant
10 6 (3.00%) Backup Exec
11 5 (2.50%) WSUS
12 3 (1.50%) Cacti
12 3 (1.50%) Oracle ZFS
13 2 (1.00%) Zenoss
13 2 (1.00%) WMI
13 2 (1.00%) SCOM
14 1 (0.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 126 (63.00%) VMware
2 96 (48.00%) Cisco
3 59 (29.50%) NetApp
4 58 (29.00%) Oracle
5 54 (27.00%) Intel
6 53 (26.50%) IBM
7 52 (26.00%) EMC
8 50 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 33 (16.50%) Juniper
10 30 (15.00%) Dell
11 29 (14.50%) New Relic
12 25 (12.50%) DataSynapse
12 25 (12.50%) Sybase
12 25 (12.50%) TIBCO
13 11 (5.50%) F5
14 7 (3.50%) Rackspace
15 6 (3.00%) HP
16 5 (2.50%) Microsoft
16 5 (2.50%) Novell
16 5 (2.50%) Splunk
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arden Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bens - bonus, gym, pens+
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 29 days hols, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
World First
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
World First
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago