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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 529 587 548
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -39
Permanent jobs citing KVM 94 59 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 2.01% 1.14% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 89 37 90
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £87,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
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
4685 5170 4351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.57% 12.60% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4069 4503 3714
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

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 13 February 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 13 February 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 +76 18 £60,000 +14.28% 3
Harrow - 1 - -
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 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.

1 223 (95.30%) Linux
2 146 (62.39%) VMware
3 142 (60.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 117 (50.00%) Python
5 111 (47.44%) Puppet
5 111 (47.44%) DevOps
6 103 (44.02%) Xen
7 99 (42.31%) Ansible
8 92 (39.32%) Java
8 92 (39.32%) Bash Shell
9 91 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
9 91 (38.89%) Perl
10 90 (38.46%) Tomcat
11 88 (37.61%) Apache
12 82 (35.04%) Opscode Chef
13 76 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
14 73 (31.20%) CentOS
15 67 (28.63%) Windows
16 66 (28.21%) MySQL
17 64 (27.35%) Finance
18 61 (26.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 59 (25.21%) LAMP
19 59 (25.21%) Nagios
20 58 (24.79%) DNS
21 57 (24.36%) TCP/IP
22 54 (23.08%) Configuration Management
23 53 (22.65%) Continuous Integration
24 52 (22.22%) Red Hat
25 49 (20.94%) Jenkins
25 49 (20.94%) Shell Script

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 90 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 88 (37.61%) Apache
3 47 (20.09%) OpenStack
4 41 (17.52%) nginx
5 16 (6.84%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (6.41%) Oracle Coherence
7 14 (5.98%) IIS
7 14 (5.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 14 (5.98%) WebSphere
8 9 (3.85%) Confluence
8 9 (3.85%) Jetty
9 4 (1.71%) CloudStack
10 3 (1.28%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.85%) Node.js
12 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.43%) Tornado
Applications
1 3 (1.28%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.28%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.85%) MS Office
2 2 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (5.56%) RMDS
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 91 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 11 (4.70%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (4.27%) Amazon S3
4 10 (4.27%) Joyent
5 8 (3.42%) IaaS
6 7 (2.99%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (2.56%) SaaS
8 5 (2.14%) PaaS
9 4 (1.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (1.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.85%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
12 1 (0.43%) GitHub
12 1 (0.43%) Rackspace Cloud
12 1 (0.43%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 58 (24.79%) DNS
2 57 (24.36%) TCP/IP
3 44 (18.80%) Firewall
4 40 (17.09%) HTTP
5 37 (15.81%) VPN
6 35 (14.96%) LDAP
7 25 (10.68%) VLAN
8 21 (8.97%) NAS
8 21 (8.97%) SAN
9 20 (8.55%) iSCSI
10 17 (7.26%) Software-Defined Networking
11 16 (6.84%) Fibre Channel
11 16 (6.84%) Reverse Proxy
11 16 (6.84%) WAN
12 15 (6.41%) FCoE
12 15 (6.41%) LAN
12 15 (6.41%) Multicast
13 13 (5.56%) DHCP
14 7 (2.99%) IPsec
14 7 (2.99%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (28.21%) MySQL
2 22 (9.40%) Hadoop
3 19 (8.12%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (7.26%) OpenTSDB
5 15 (6.41%) HBase
6 14 (5.98%) Redis
7 9 (3.85%) SQL Server
8 7 (2.99%) Big Data
9 5 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.71%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.28%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.43%) DB2
Development Applications
1 49 (20.94%) Jenkins
2 35 (14.96%) Subversion
3 33 (14.10%) Git (software)
4 25 (10.68%) JIRA
5 16 (6.84%) JConsole
6 14 (5.98%) Vagrant
7 13 (5.56%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.99%) Maven
9 6 (2.56%) Mercurial
10 5 (2.14%) Gradle
11 4 (1.71%) Ant
11 4 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.43%) GitLab
12 1 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 64 (27.35%) Finance
2 35 (14.96%) Law
3 27 (11.54%) Games
4 20 (8.55%) Banking
4 20 (8.55%) Retail
4 20 (8.55%) Telecoms
5 17 (7.26%) Online Betting
6 5 (2.14%) Marketing
7 4 (1.71%) Advertising
7 4 (1.71%) Billing
8 3 (1.28%) Legal
9 2 (0.85%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.85%) Publishing
10 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 113 (48.29%) Administrator
2 94 (40.17%) Systems Administrator
3 88 (37.61%) Linux Administrator
4 72 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
5 71 (30.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 52 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
7 48 (20.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 41 (17.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 28 (11.97%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 23 (9.83%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 21 (8.97%) VMWare Administrator
12 20 (8.55%) DevOps Systems Engineer
13 19 (8.12%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
13 19 (8.12%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 18 (7.69%) Architect
14 18 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
15 17 (7.26%) Automation Engineer
15 17 (7.26%) Senior VMWare Administrator
16 15 (6.41%) Infrastructure Architect
17 13 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (25.21%) LAMP
2 28 (11.97%) XML
3 18 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
4 15 (6.41%) RabbitMQ
5 14 (5.98%) HTML
5 14 (5.98%) Middleware
5 14 (5.98%) XSLT
6 13 (5.56%) CSS
6 13 (5.56%) JSON
6 13 (5.56%) Rendezvous
6 13 (5.56%) Ultra Messaging
7 12 (5.13%) Web Services
8 11 (4.70%) LAPP Stack
9 5 (2.14%) HornetQ
9 5 (2.14%) JMX
9 5 (2.14%) Kafka
9 5 (2.14%) VCL
10 3 (1.28%) Memcached
10 3 (1.28%) mod_perl
11 2 (0.85%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 40 (17.09%) Data Centre
2 22 (9.40%) Private Cloud
3 19 (8.12%) Online Games
4 15 (6.41%) Fintech
5 10 (4.27%) Hedge funds
6 8 (3.42%) Replication
7 7 (2.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (2.56%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.71%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.85%) PlayStation
11 2 (0.85%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.85%) User Experience
12 1 (0.43%) Clustering
12 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.43%) Equities
12 1 (0.43%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 223 (95.30%) Linux
2 73 (31.20%) CentOS
3 67 (28.63%) Windows
4 61 (26.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (12.39%) Solaris
6 27 (11.54%) Unix
7 26 (11.11%) Ubuntu
8 23 (9.83%) Windows Server
9 19 (8.12%) Fedora
10 13 (5.56%) Debian
11 10 (4.27%) SmartOS
11 10 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.85%) SUSE
13 2 (0.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.43%) AIX
14 1 (0.43%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.43%) HPUX
14 1 (0.43%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (47.44%) DevOps
2 76 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 53 (22.65%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (20.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 41 (17.52%) E-Commerce
7 33 (14.10%) High Availability
8 30 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
9 24 (10.26%) Open Source
9 24 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
10 22 (9.40%) Network Design
11 19 (8.12%) Kanban
11 19 (8.12%) Load Balancing
12 16 (6.84%) Memory Management
13 15 (6.41%) Benchmarking
14 13 (5.56%) Build Automation
14 13 (5.56%) Project Planning
15 8 (3.42%) Presales
15 8 (3.42%) Project Management
16 7 (2.99%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 117 (50.00%) Python
2 92 (39.32%) Bash Shell
2 92 (39.32%) Java
3 91 (38.89%) Perl
4 49 (20.94%) Shell Script
5 44 (18.80%) SQL
6 41 (17.52%) Ruby
7 28 (11.97%) JavaScript
8 25 (10.68%) AWK
9 12 (5.13%) PHP
10 5 (2.14%) C++
11 4 (1.71%) C
12 3 (1.28%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.43%) Clojure
13 1 (0.43%) Erlang
13 1 (0.43%) Go
13 1 (0.43%) Groovy
13 1 (0.43%) Haskell
13 1 (0.43%) Scala
13 1 (0.43%) sed
Qualifications
1 5 (2.14%) CCNA
1 5 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (2.14%) Degree
1 5 (2.14%) PMI Certification
1 5 (2.14%) PMP
2 4 (1.71%) CCNP
3 2 (0.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.43%) CCIE
4 1 (0.43%) CEH
4 1 (0.43%) ECSA
4 1 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.13%) QA
2 6 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.14%) COBIT
3 5 (2.14%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.43%) DICOM
4 1 (0.43%) HL7
4 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 142 (60.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 103 (44.02%) Xen
3 44 (18.80%) Docker
4 40 (17.09%) NFS
5 26 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 24 (10.26%) Active Directory
7 20 (8.55%) LXC
8 19 (8.12%) QEMU
8 19 (8.12%) RHEV
9 16 (6.84%) Samba
10 15 (6.41%) SRDF
11 14 (5.98%) Oracle RAC
12 11 (4.70%) XenServer
13 9 (3.85%) iptables
13 9 (3.85%) Varnish
14 8 (3.42%) Corosync
15 6 (2.56%) Sendmail
15 6 (2.56%) Snort
15 6 (2.56%) Squid
16 4 (1.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 111 (47.44%) Puppet
2 99 (42.31%) Ansible
3 82 (35.04%) Opscode Chef
4 59 (25.21%) Nagios
5 21 (8.97%) yum
6 19 (8.12%) ZABBIX
7 18 (7.69%) Zenoss
8 17 (7.26%) Packer
8 17 (7.26%) Riemann
9 14 (5.98%) Graphite
10 13 (5.56%) logstash
11 12 (5.13%) Oracle ZFS
12 9 (3.85%) Cacti
12 9 (3.85%) Salt
13 8 (3.42%) Pacemaker
14 6 (2.56%) CFEngine
15 5 (2.14%) Munin
16 3 (1.28%) Kibana
16 3 (1.28%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 3 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 146 (62.39%) VMware
2 52 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 43 (18.38%) Cisco
4 35 (14.96%) Oracle
5 34 (14.53%) NetApp
6 21 (8.97%) Intel
7 17 (7.26%) Sybase
8 16 (6.84%) EMC
9 14 (5.98%) IBM
10 13 (5.56%) DataSynapse
10 13 (5.56%) Percona
10 13 (5.56%) TIBCO
11 11 (4.70%) Citrix
12 10 (4.27%) Microsoft
13 4 (1.71%) Atlassian
13 4 (1.71%) HP
14 3 (1.28%) Dell
14 3 (1.28%) Palo Alto
15 2 (0.85%) Google
15 2 (0.85%) SaltStack
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Equity in the company / benefits /
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Full Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
harringtonstarr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago