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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 521 508 574
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +66
Permanent jobs citing KVM 125 94 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 2.59% 2.24% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 94 81 54
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.22%
System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4824 4193 4602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 9.98% 9.46% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4149 3613 4011
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% +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 25 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 25 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 +11 28 £43,750 +25.00% 2
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 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 (90.34%) Linux
2 166 (69.75%) Puppet
3 137 (57.56%) MySQL
4 128 (53.78%) Opscode Chef
5 125 (52.52%) Apache
6 123 (51.68%) Python
7 119 (50.00%) VMware
8 117 (49.16%) VMware Infrastructure
9 116 (48.74%) Perl
10 102 (42.86%) Ruby
11 101 (42.44%) DevOps
12 95 (39.92%) Ubuntu
13 90 (37.82%) Tomcat
14 84 (35.29%) Windows
15 82 (34.45%) Configuration Management
16 81 (34.03%) CentOS
17 79 (33.19%) Red Hat
18 77 (32.35%) Nagios
18 77 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
19 74 (31.09%) Bash Shell
20 72 (30.25%) Xen
21 71 (29.83%) nginx
22 70 (29.41%) Java
23 69 (28.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 64 (26.89%) ZABBIX
25 62 (26.05%) Debian
25 62 (26.05%) Subversion
26 60 (25.21%) TCP/IP
27 59 (24.79%) ITIL
27 59 (24.79%) MongoDB

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (52.52%) Apache
2 90 (37.82%) Tomcat
3 71 (29.83%) nginx
4 47 (19.75%) OpenStack
5 43 (18.07%) IIS
6 39 (16.39%) WebLogic
7 28 (11.76%) Apache Solr
7 28 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
8 27 (11.34%) WebSphere
9 19 (7.98%) CloudStack
10 12 (5.04%) Jetty
11 10 (4.20%) Lync
12 8 (3.36%) MS Exchange
13 5 (2.10%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (1.68%) SharePoint
14 4 (1.68%) GlassFish
15 2 (0.84%) Drupal
16 1 (0.42%) MQSeries
16 1 (0.42%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 22 (9.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Summit
2 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 37 (15.55%) Cloud Computing
2 36 (15.13%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (12.61%) IaaS
4 28 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 27 (11.34%) PaaS
6 7 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.68%) SaaS
8 3 (1.26%) Google Apps
8 3 (1.26%) GitHub
9 2 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (25.21%) TCP/IP
2 49 (20.59%) SAN
3 37 (15.55%) BIG-IP
4 33 (13.87%) Firewall
5 30 (12.61%) LDAP
6 29 (12.18%) DNS
7 28 (11.76%) VPN
8 24 (10.08%) NetScaler
9 23 (9.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 16 (6.72%) SSL
11 14 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
12 13 (5.46%) NAS
12 13 (5.46%) HTTP
13 12 (5.04%) Internet
13 12 (5.04%) tcpdump
14 11 (4.62%) Multicast
15 9 (3.78%) Network Security
15 9 (3.78%) FTP
15 9 (3.78%) Kerberos
15 9 (3.78%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (57.56%) MySQL
2 59 (24.79%) MongoDB
3 50 (21.01%) SQL Server
4 47 (19.75%) PostgreSQL
5 32 (13.45%) DB2
6 21 (8.82%) NoSQL
7 19 (7.98%) Hadoop
7 19 (7.98%) Relational Database
8 15 (6.30%) Redis
9 11 (4.62%) RDBMS
9 11 (4.62%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.10%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (1.68%) Big Data
12 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.42%) Riak
12 1 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 62 (26.05%) Subversion
2 56 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 42 (17.65%) Jenkins
4 28 (11.76%) TeamCity
5 12 (5.04%) JIRA
6 9 (3.78%) Juju
7 6 (2.52%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.68%) Maven
9 2 (0.84%) Hudson
9 2 (0.84%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.84%) Trac
General
1 26 (10.92%) Music Industry
2 19 (7.98%) Finance
3 17 (7.14%) Games
4 11 (4.62%) Law
5 9 (3.78%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.10%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.10%) Advertising
7 2 (0.84%) Banking
7 2 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 125 (52.52%) Administrator
2 106 (44.54%) Linux Administrator
3 96 (40.34%) Systems Administrator
4 71 (29.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 28 (11.76%) Web Engineer
5 28 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
6 27 (11.34%) Linux Engineer
7 24 (10.08%) DevOps Engineer
8 19 (7.98%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 17 (7.14%) Architect
9 17 (7.14%) Developer
10 14 (5.88%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
10 14 (5.88%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 12 (5.04%) Consultant
12 8 (3.36%) Windows Administrator
13 7 (2.94%) Systems Developer
13 7 (2.94%) UNIX Administrator
13 7 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (2.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 6 (2.52%) iPad Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (15.13%) LAMP
2 32 (13.45%) .NET
3 31 (13.03%) ASP.NET
4 23 (9.66%) XML
5 19 (7.98%) Web Services
6 12 (5.04%) JSON
7 11 (4.62%) WebSphere MQ
8 9 (3.78%) Django
8 9 (3.78%) RESTful
9 7 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (2.10%) Middleware
11 4 (1.68%) Java EE
12 3 (1.26%) MCollective
13 2 (0.84%) Java SE
13 2 (0.84%) J2EE
14 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 1 (0.42%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 50 (21.01%) Clustering
2 35 (14.71%) Open Source
3 34 (14.29%) Replication
4 26 (10.92%) Blackberry
5 22 (9.24%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.62%) Digital Media
6 11 (4.62%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.78%) Hedge funds
8 7 (2.94%) Online Games
9 6 (2.52%) iPad
10 5 (2.10%) FlexPod
11 4 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (1.26%) Blog
12 3 (1.26%) DTV
12 3 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
13 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.84%) Mobile Games
13 2 (0.84%) IPTV
13 2 (0.84%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.84%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 215 (90.34%) Linux
2 95 (39.92%) Ubuntu
3 84 (35.29%) Windows
4 81 (34.03%) CentOS
5 69 (28.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 62 (26.05%) Debian
7 44 (18.49%) UNIX
8 30 (12.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (10.92%) Solaris
10 25 (10.50%) SUSE
11 13 (5.46%) AIX
12 5 (2.10%) HPUX
12 5 (2.10%) OS/400
12 5 (2.10%) zOS
13 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.84%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.84%) Fedora
13 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.42%) OpenBSD
14 1 (0.42%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (42.44%) DevOps
2 82 (34.45%) Configuration Management
3 77 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (24.79%) ITIL
5 44 (18.49%) Load Balancing
6 31 (13.03%) E-Commerce
7 28 (11.76%) Build Automation
8 23 (9.66%) Statistical Analysis
9 20 (8.40%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (7.56%) High Availability
10 18 (7.56%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (7.14%) OO
12 16 (6.72%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (6.30%) Software Engineering
13 15 (6.30%) OOP
14 14 (5.88%) Service Management
15 11 (4.62%) Project Management
16 10 (4.20%) TOGAF
17 9 (3.78%) SOA
17 9 (3.78%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 123 (51.68%) Python
2 116 (48.74%) Perl
3 102 (42.86%) Ruby
4 74 (31.09%) Bash Shell
5 70 (29.41%) Java
6 53 (22.27%) SQL
7 38 (15.97%) Shell Script
8 28 (11.76%) PHP
9 20 (8.40%) PowerShell
10 14 (5.88%) C
10 14 (5.88%) AWK
11 4 (1.68%) Korn
12 2 (0.84%) Groovy
13 1 (0.42%) sed
Qualifications
1 34 (14.29%) Degree
2 22 (9.24%) RHCE
3 12 (5.04%) Sun Certification
4 11 (4.62%) CCNA
4 11 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (4.62%) Linux+ Certification
4 11 (4.62%) LPIC
5 1 (0.42%) MCITP
5 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.42%) PMP
5 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.42%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (15.97%) QA
2 6 (2.52%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.68%) ISO 14001
3 4 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.68%) COBIT
4 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 117 (49.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (30.25%) Xen
3 45 (18.91%) Varnish
4 34 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 30 (12.61%) Samba
6 22 (9.24%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (8.40%) Postfix
8 19 (7.98%) NFS
9 17 (7.14%) Active Directory
9 17 (7.14%) vSphere
10 13 (5.46%) Snort
11 12 (5.04%) XenServer
12 11 (4.62%) Sendmail
13 9 (3.78%) RHEV
14 6 (2.52%) vCloud
15 4 (1.68%) VMware ESX
15 4 (1.68%) FreeRADIUS
16 2 (0.84%) VirtualBox
17 1 (0.42%) QEMU
17 1 (0.42%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 166 (69.75%) Puppet
2 128 (53.78%) Opscode Chef
3 77 (32.35%) Nagios
4 64 (26.89%) ZABBIX
5 51 (21.43%) HAProxy
6 46 (19.33%) Salt
7 41 (17.23%) Cacti
8 35 (14.71%) StatsD
8 35 (14.71%) logstash
9 28 (11.76%) Kibana
10 26 (10.92%) Ansible
10 26 (10.92%) CFEngine
11 11 (4.62%) Vagrant
12 7 (2.94%) collectd
12 7 (2.94%) SCOM
12 7 (2.94%) Ganglia
13 6 (2.52%) SCCM
13 6 (2.52%) Tivoli
14 2 (0.84%) Cobbler
15 1 (0.42%) Munin
Vendors
1 119 (50.00%) VMware
2 79 (33.19%) Red Hat
3 47 (19.75%) Cisco
3 47 (19.75%) HP
4 46 (19.33%) Oracle
5 40 (16.81%) JBoss
5 40 (16.81%) Juniper
6 31 (13.03%) Citrix
7 30 (12.61%) Sony
8 28 (11.76%) New Relic
8 28 (11.76%) Dell
8 28 (11.76%) Microsoft
9 26 (10.92%) Apple
9 26 (10.92%) Toshiba
10 24 (10.08%) F5
11 23 (9.66%) SaltStack
12 18 (7.56%) IBM
13 15 (6.30%) Rackspace
14 10 (4.20%) EMC
15 9 (3.78%) NetApp
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 22 minutes ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000 + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
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London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: From £45,000 to £62,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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London
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Salary: DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £0 - £100,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: £75,000 - £110,000 per year
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