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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 511 551 536
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -15
Permanent jobs citing KVM 106 109 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 2.20% 2.23% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 73 81 73
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-5.32% -12.88%
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
4821 4890 4098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.03% 9.85% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4219 4291 3489
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +32 9 £50,000 +14.28% 4
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 155 (90.64%) Linux
2 105 (61.40%) Windows
3 103 (60.23%) VMware
4 99 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 90 (52.63%) Apache
6 86 (50.29%) Cisco
6 86 (50.29%) Xen
7 74 (43.27%) Amazon AWS
8 68 (39.77%) IIS
8 68 (39.77%) Data Centre
9 61 (35.67%) MySQL
10 60 (35.09%) Solaris
11 59 (34.50%) Puppet
12 57 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
13 55 (32.16%) SAN
13 55 (32.16%) NetApp
14 54 (31.58%) Finance
15 52 (30.41%) Hyper-V
16 51 (29.82%) Ubuntu
16 51 (29.82%) HTTP
16 51 (29.82%) Oracle
17 49 (28.65%) IBM
17 49 (28.65%) EMC
18 48 (28.07%) LAN
18 48 (28.07%) WAN
18 48 (28.07%) DevOps
19 47 (27.49%) Middleware
20 46 (26.90%) WebSphere
20 46 (26.90%) Performance Tuning
21 45 (26.32%) NAS

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 90 (52.63%) Apache
2 68 (39.77%) IIS
3 46 (26.90%) WebSphere
4 45 (26.32%) Tomcat
5 42 (24.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 42 (24.56%) Oracle Coherence
5 42 (24.56%) nginx
6 27 (15.79%) Elasticsearch
7 25 (14.62%) Apache Solr
8 15 (8.77%) OpenStack
9 4 (2.34%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.58%) CMS
10 1 (0.58%) Jetty
10 1 (0.58%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.58%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (2.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (9.94%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 74 (43.27%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (19.30%) Cloud Computing
2 33 (19.30%) IaaS
3 30 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (14.62%) Amazon EC2
4 25 (14.62%) PaaS
5 19 (11.11%) Route 53
6 7 (4.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (3.51%) Amazon Glacier
7 6 (3.51%) Amazon S3
8 5 (2.92%) SaaS
9 2 (1.17%) GitHub
10 1 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.58%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.58%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 55 (32.16%) SAN
2 51 (29.82%) HTTP
3 48 (28.07%) LAN
3 48 (28.07%) WAN
4 45 (26.32%) NAS
5 44 (25.73%) iSCSI
5 44 (25.73%) Fibre Channel
6 42 (24.56%) FCoE
6 42 (24.56%) Multicast
7 29 (16.96%) Firewall
8 27 (15.79%) DNS
9 26 (15.20%) VPN
10 17 (9.94%) TCP/IP
10 17 (9.94%) IPsec
10 17 (9.94%) OpenVPN
11 16 (9.36%) PPTP
12 14 (8.19%) L2TP
13 10 (5.85%) Internet
13 10 (5.85%) DHCP
13 10 (5.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (35.67%) MySQL
2 37 (21.64%) SQL Server
3 32 (18.71%) MongoDB
4 25 (14.62%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (10.53%) Hadoop
6 17 (9.94%) HBase
7 14 (8.19%) MariaDB
8 9 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (4.09%) DB2
9 7 (4.09%) Big Data
10 6 (3.51%) Oracle Database
10 6 (3.51%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (2.92%) NoSQL
12 4 (2.34%) Oracle Exadata
12 4 (2.34%) Relational Database
12 4 (2.34%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.75%) OLTP
13 3 (1.75%) OLAP
13 3 (1.75%) Oracle OLAP
14 2 (1.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 44 (25.73%) Git (software)
2 37 (21.64%) Subversion
3 35 (20.47%) Jenkins
4 26 (15.20%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.34%) Mercurial
5 4 (2.34%) Maven
6 2 (1.17%) CMake
7 1 (0.58%) JIRA
General
1 54 (31.58%) Finance
2 25 (14.62%) Automotive
3 20 (11.70%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.58%) Electronics
5 1 (0.58%) Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (32.75%) Architect
2 49 (28.65%) Infrastructure Architect
3 46 (26.90%) Solutions Architect
3 46 (26.90%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 37 (21.64%) Administrator
5 33 (19.30%) Systems Administrator
6 25 (14.62%) Lead Architect
6 25 (14.62%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 18 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
7 18 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
8 17 (9.94%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 17 (9.94%) Technical Architect
8 17 (9.94%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 12 (7.02%) Consultant
10 11 (6.43%) Linux Administrator
10 11 (6.43%) Operations Engineer
11 10 (5.85%) Web Engineer
11 10 (5.85%) Linux Engineer
11 10 (5.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 8 (4.68%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (27.49%) Middleware
2 27 (15.79%) .NET
3 26 (15.20%) Web Services
4 25 (14.62%) ASP.NET
5 20 (11.70%) XML
6 17 (9.94%) HTML
6 17 (9.94%) XSLT
6 17 (9.94%) Rendezvous
6 17 (9.94%) Ultra Messaging
7 13 (7.60%) LAMP
8 7 (4.09%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (2.34%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 4 (2.34%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (1.17%) REST
10 2 (1.17%) SOAP
10 2 (1.17%) CPAN
11 1 (0.58%) CSS
11 1 (0.58%) JSON
11 1 (0.58%) Java EE
11 1 (0.58%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 68 (39.77%) Data Centre
2 25 (14.62%) BBC
2 25 (14.62%) Blackberry
3 16 (9.36%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.09%) Private Cloud
6 6 (3.51%) Public Cloud
6 6 (3.51%) Replication
7 5 (2.92%) Grid Computing
7 5 (2.92%) Clustering
7 5 (2.92%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.34%) FlexPod
9 3 (1.75%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.17%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.17%) EqualLogic
10 2 (1.17%) Social Media
10 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (1.17%) PKI
11 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.58%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 155 (90.64%) Linux
2 105 (61.40%) Windows
3 60 (35.09%) Solaris
4 51 (29.82%) Ubuntu
5 38 (22.22%) Debian
6 25 (14.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (14.04%) UNIX
7 24 (14.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (11.70%) CentOS
9 12 (7.02%) Amazon Linux
10 4 (2.34%) SUSE
10 4 (2.34%) AIX
10 4 (2.34%) HPUX
10 4 (2.34%) OS/400
10 4 (2.34%) zOS
11 2 (1.17%) Scientific Linux
12 1 (0.58%) VMS
12 1 (0.58%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (28.07%) DevOps
3 46 (26.90%) Performance Tuning
4 42 (24.56%) Benchmarking
5 26 (15.20%) Build Automation
5 26 (15.20%) Server Building
5 26 (15.20%) Content Management
6 15 (8.77%) Open Source
7 13 (7.60%) Configuration Management
7 13 (7.60%) Load Balancing
8 10 (5.85%) E-Commerce
9 8 (4.68%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (4.09%) Service Management
11 6 (3.51%) High Availability
12 5 (2.92%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (2.92%) ITIL
12 5 (2.92%) Asset Management
12 5 (2.92%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (2.92%) Line Management
12 5 (2.92%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (24.56%) Python
2 41 (23.98%) Java
3 39 (22.81%) Bash Shell
4 33 (19.30%) Perl
5 31 (18.13%) PHP
6 24 (14.04%) Ruby
7 19 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 15 (8.77%) Shell Script
9 14 (8.19%) SQL
10 9 (5.26%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.34%) C++
12 3 (1.75%) C
12 3 (1.75%) C#
13 2 (1.17%) PHP5
13 2 (1.17%) Haskell
13 2 (1.17%) VBScript
13 2 (1.17%) Fortran
14 1 (0.58%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 12 (7.02%) Degree
2 8 (4.68%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (4.09%) CCNA
4 4 (2.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.17%) CEH
5 2 (1.17%) MCITP
5 2 (1.17%) MCSE
5 2 (1.17%) MCSA
5 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.58%) RHCE
6 1 (0.58%) CCIE
6 1 (0.58%) CCNP
6 1 (0.58%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (19.30%) QA
2 5 (2.92%) ISO 14001
2 5 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.92%) COBIT
3 1 (0.58%) SLA
3 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 99 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 86 (50.29%) Xen
3 52 (30.41%) Hyper-V
4 44 (25.73%) NFS
5 42 (24.56%) SRDF
6 30 (17.54%) GlusterFS
7 27 (15.79%) Varnish
8 26 (15.20%) Samba
9 20 (11.70%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (4.09%) XenServer
11 5 (2.92%) Terminal Server
11 5 (2.92%) vSphere
12 4 (2.34%) Docker
13 3 (1.75%) LXC
13 3 (1.75%) VirtualBox
13 3 (1.75%) QEMU
14 2 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (1.17%) iptables
14 2 (1.17%) VMware ESX
14 2 (1.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 59 (34.50%) Puppet
2 44 (25.73%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (16.96%) ZABBIX
4 27 (15.79%) HAProxy
5 26 (15.20%) Graphite
6 25 (14.62%) StatsD
6 25 (14.62%) logstash
6 25 (14.62%) Kibana
7 11 (6.43%) Nagios
8 9 (5.26%) Salt
9 7 (4.09%) Ansible
10 4 (2.34%) Vagrant
10 4 (2.34%) Tivoli
11 3 (1.75%) Cacti
12 2 (1.17%) WSUS
12 2 (1.17%) SCOM
12 2 (1.17%) WMI
13 1 (0.58%) SCVMM
13 1 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
13 1 (0.58%) Icinga
Vendors
1 103 (60.23%) VMware
2 86 (50.29%) Cisco
3 55 (32.16%) NetApp
4 51 (29.82%) Oracle
5 49 (28.65%) IBM
5 49 (28.65%) EMC
6 43 (25.15%) Red Hat
7 42 (24.56%) Intel
8 34 (19.88%) Juniper
9 28 (16.37%) Dell
10 26 (15.20%) New Relic
11 17 (9.94%) DataSynapse
11 17 (9.94%) Sybase
11 17 (9.94%) TIBCO
12 12 (7.02%) Microsoft
13 11 (6.43%) HP
14 8 (4.68%) Brocade
15 7 (4.09%) Rackspace
16 6 (3.51%) F5
16 6 (3.51%) BMC
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Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
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Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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