The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 524 500 570
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +70
Permanent jobs citing KVM 125 91 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 2.59% 2.16% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 93 78 55
Average salary £47,500 £51,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.86% +27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4823 4208 4597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.01% 9.49% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4151 3623 4003
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
KVM
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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 +10 28 £43,750 +25.00% 2
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 215 (90.72%) Linux
2 167 (70.46%) Puppet
3 138 (58.23%) MySQL
4 128 (54.01%) Opscode Chef
5 125 (52.74%) Apache
6 122 (51.48%) Python
7 119 (50.21%) VMware
8 117 (49.37%) VMware Infrastructure
9 115 (48.52%) Perl
10 102 (43.04%) Ruby
11 100 (42.19%) DevOps
12 96 (40.51%) Ubuntu
13 89 (37.55%) Tomcat
14 85 (35.86%) Windows
15 81 (34.18%) Configuration Management
16 79 (33.33%) CentOS
17 77 (32.49%) Red Hat
18 76 (32.07%) Nagios
18 76 (32.07%) Agile Software Development
19 74 (31.22%) Bash Shell
20 73 (30.80%) Xen
21 71 (29.96%) nginx
22 70 (29.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 68 (28.69%) Java
24 64 (27.00%) ZABBIX
25 62 (26.16%) Debian
26 61 (25.74%) Subversion
26 61 (25.74%) MongoDB
27 60 (25.32%) ITIL
27 60 (25.32%) TCP/IP

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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
1 125 (52.74%) Apache
2 89 (37.55%) Tomcat
3 71 (29.96%) nginx
4 47 (19.83%) OpenStack
5 44 (18.57%) IIS
6 40 (16.88%) WebLogic
7 29 (12.24%) Apache Solr
7 29 (12.24%) Elasticsearch
8 28 (11.81%) WebSphere
9 20 (8.44%) CloudStack
10 11 (4.64%) Jetty
11 10 (4.22%) Lync
12 8 (3.38%) MS Exchange
13 5 (2.11%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (1.69%) SharePoint
15 3 (1.27%) GlassFish
16 2 (0.84%) Drupal
17 1 (0.42%) Office Communications Server
17 1 (0.42%) lighttpd
Applications
1 22 (9.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Summit
2 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 38 (16.03%) Cloud Computing
2 37 (15.61%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (13.08%) IaaS
4 29 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (11.81%) PaaS
6 7 (2.95%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.69%) SaaS
8 3 (1.27%) GitHub
8 3 (1.27%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (25.32%) TCP/IP
2 49 (20.68%) SAN
3 37 (15.61%) BIG-IP
4 32 (13.50%) Firewall
5 30 (12.66%) LDAP
6 27 (11.39%) VPN
6 27 (11.39%) DNS
7 24 (10.13%) NetScaler
8 23 (9.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 15 (6.33%) SSL
10 14 (5.91%) Reverse Proxy
11 13 (5.49%) NAS
11 13 (5.49%) HTTP
12 12 (5.06%) Internet
13 11 (4.64%) tcpdump
14 10 (4.22%) Multicast
15 9 (3.80%) Network Security
15 9 (3.80%) FTP
15 9 (3.80%) Kerberos
16 8 (3.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (58.23%) MySQL
2 61 (25.74%) MongoDB
3 50 (21.10%) SQL Server
4 44 (18.57%) PostgreSQL
5 32 (13.50%) DB2
6 21 (8.86%) NoSQL
7 20 (8.44%) Hadoop
8 19 (8.02%) Relational Database
9 15 (6.33%) Redis
10 11 (4.64%) Oracle Database
10 11 (4.64%) RDBMS
11 5 (2.11%) Oracle Exadata
12 4 (1.69%) Big Data
13 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.42%) Riak
13 1 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 61 (25.74%) Subversion
2 56 (23.63%) Git (software)
3 43 (18.14%) Jenkins
4 29 (12.24%) TeamCity
5 12 (5.06%) JIRA
6 9 (3.80%) Juju
7 5 (2.11%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.69%) Maven
9 2 (0.84%) Hudson
9 2 (0.84%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.42%) Trac
General
1 27 (11.39%) Music Industry
2 19 (8.02%) Finance
3 17 (7.17%) Games
4 12 (5.06%) Law
5 8 (3.38%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.11%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.11%) Advertising
7 2 (0.84%) Banking
7 2 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 126 (53.16%) Administrator
2 107 (45.15%) Linux Administrator
3 97 (40.93%) Systems Administrator
4 71 (29.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 29 (12.24%) Web Engineer
5 29 (12.24%) Operations Engineer
6 26 (10.97%) Linux Engineer
7 23 (9.70%) DevOps Engineer
8 19 (8.02%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 17 (7.17%) Developer
9 17 (7.17%) Architect
10 14 (5.91%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 14 (5.91%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
11 11 (4.64%) Consultant
12 8 (3.38%) Windows Administrator
13 7 (2.95%) Systems Developer
13 7 (2.95%) UNIX Administrator
13 7 (2.95%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (2.95%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 6 (2.53%) iPad Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (15.61%) LAMP
2 33 (13.92%) .NET
3 32 (13.50%) ASP.NET
4 23 (9.70%) XML
5 18 (7.59%) Web Services
6 12 (5.06%) JSON
7 11 (4.64%) WebSphere MQ
8 9 (3.80%) Django
8 9 (3.80%) RESTful
9 7 (2.95%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (2.11%) Middleware
11 3 (1.27%) Java EE
11 3 (1.27%) MCollective
12 2 (0.84%) J2EE
13 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 1 (0.42%) Java SE
13 1 (0.42%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 50 (21.10%) Clustering
2 34 (14.35%) Replication
3 33 (13.92%) Open Source
4 27 (11.39%) Blackberry
5 22 (9.28%) Computer Science
6 12 (5.06%) Digital Media
7 11 (4.64%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.80%) Hedge funds
9 7 (2.95%) Online Games
10 6 (2.53%) iPad
11 5 (2.11%) FlexPod
12 4 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (1.27%) Blog
13 3 (1.27%) DTV
13 3 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
14 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.84%) Mathematics
14 2 (0.84%) Physics
14 2 (0.84%) Mobile Games
14 2 (0.84%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 215 (90.72%) Linux
2 96 (40.51%) Ubuntu
3 85 (35.86%) Windows
4 79 (33.33%) CentOS
5 70 (29.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 62 (26.16%) Debian
7 42 (17.72%) UNIX
8 31 (13.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (11.39%) Solaris
10 26 (10.97%) SUSE
11 13 (5.49%) AIX
12 5 (2.11%) zOS
12 5 (2.11%) OS/400
12 5 (2.11%) HPUX
13 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.84%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.42%) OpenBSD
14 1 (0.42%) Gentoo
14 1 (0.42%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (42.19%) DevOps
2 81 (34.18%) Configuration Management
3 76 (32.07%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (25.32%) ITIL
5 43 (18.14%) Load Balancing
6 30 (12.66%) E-Commerce
7 29 (12.24%) Build Automation
8 23 (9.70%) Statistical Analysis
9 20 (8.44%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (7.59%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (7.17%) High Availability
11 17 (7.17%) OO
12 16 (6.75%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (6.33%) Software Engineering
13 15 (6.33%) OOP
14 14 (5.91%) Service Management
15 11 (4.64%) Project Management
16 10 (4.22%) TOGAF
17 9 (3.80%) Network Monitoring
17 9 (3.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 122 (51.48%) Python
2 115 (48.52%) Perl
3 102 (43.04%) Ruby
4 74 (31.22%) Bash Shell
5 68 (28.69%) Java
6 52 (21.94%) SQL
7 38 (16.03%) Shell Script
8 28 (11.81%) PHP
9 20 (8.44%) PowerShell
10 14 (5.91%) C
10 14 (5.91%) AWK
11 4 (1.69%) Korn
12 2 (0.84%) Groovy
13 1 (0.42%) sed
Qualifications
1 35 (14.77%) Degree
2 23 (9.70%) RHCE
3 12 (5.06%) Linux+ Certification
3 12 (5.06%) Sun Certification
3 12 (5.06%) LPIC
4 11 (4.64%) CCNA
4 11 (4.64%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.42%) MCITP
5 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.42%) MCSE
5 1 (0.42%) PMP
5 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (16.03%) QA
2 5 (2.11%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.69%) ISO 14001
3 4 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.69%) COBIT
4 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 117 (49.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (30.80%) Xen
3 45 (18.99%) Varnish
4 33 (13.92%) Hyper-V
5 31 (13.08%) Samba
6 22 (9.28%) VMware ESXi
7 21 (8.86%) Postfix
8 19 (8.02%) NFS
9 17 (7.17%) Active Directory
10 16 (6.75%) vSphere
11 13 (5.49%) Snort
12 12 (5.06%) Sendmail
12 12 (5.06%) XenServer
13 9 (3.80%) RHEV
14 6 (2.53%) vCloud
15 4 (1.69%) VMware ESX
16 3 (1.27%) FreeRADIUS
17 2 (0.84%) VirtualBox
18 1 (0.42%) XenApp
18 1 (0.42%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 167 (70.46%) Puppet
2 128 (54.01%) Opscode Chef
3 76 (32.07%) Nagios
4 64 (27.00%) ZABBIX
5 51 (21.52%) HAProxy
6 46 (19.41%) Salt
7 40 (16.88%) Cacti
8 36 (15.19%) logstash
8 36 (15.19%) StatsD
9 29 (12.24%) Kibana
10 26 (10.97%) CFEngine
10 26 (10.97%) Ansible
11 11 (4.64%) Vagrant
12 7 (2.95%) Ganglia
12 7 (2.95%) SCOM
12 7 (2.95%) collectd
13 6 (2.53%) Tivoli
13 6 (2.53%) SCCM
14 2 (0.84%) Cobbler
15 1 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 119 (50.21%) VMware
2 77 (32.49%) Red Hat
3 48 (20.25%) Cisco
3 48 (20.25%) HP
4 45 (18.99%) Oracle
5 41 (17.30%) JBoss
5 41 (17.30%) Juniper
6 31 (13.08%) Sony
6 31 (13.08%) Citrix
7 29 (12.24%) Dell
7 29 (12.24%) New Relic
8 28 (11.81%) Microsoft
9 27 (11.39%) Toshiba
9 27 (11.39%) Apple
10 24 (10.13%) F5
11 23 (9.70%) SaltStack
12 18 (7.59%) IBM
13 15 (6.33%) Rackspace
14 10 (4.22%) EMC
15 9 (3.80%) NetApp
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + attractive benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £62,000 per annum
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