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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 485 548 572
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +24
Permanent jobs citing KVM 140 66 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 2.92% 1.59% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 107 57 52
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -8.90%
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
4798 4143 4606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.38% 9.37% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4162 3612 4015
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 12 September 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 12 September 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 +32 31 £45,000 +28.57% 4
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 September 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.

1 229 (93.47%) Linux
2 174 (71.02%) Puppet
3 167 (68.16%) MySQL
4 157 (64.08%) VMware
4 157 (64.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 152 (62.04%) Python
6 139 (56.73%) Apache
7 135 (55.10%) Perl
8 133 (54.29%) Ruby
9 131 (53.47%) Opscode Chef
10 113 (46.12%) Windows
11 111 (45.31%) Ubuntu
12 103 (42.04%) Nagios
13 102 (41.63%) DevOps
14 100 (40.82%) Xen
15 97 (39.59%) Tomcat
15 97 (39.59%) Bash Shell
16 88 (35.92%) nginx
17 86 (35.10%) Agile Software Development
18 83 (33.88%) Git (software)
18 83 (33.88%) TCP/IP
19 80 (32.65%) Red Hat
20 78 (31.84%) Subversion
21 77 (31.43%) CentOS
22 76 (31.02%) Configuration Management
23 73 (29.80%) MongoDB
24 72 (29.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 70 (28.57%) ZABBIX
26 68 (27.76%) Cisco
27 65 (26.53%) Debian

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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
1 139 (56.73%) Apache
2 97 (39.59%) Tomcat
3 88 (35.92%) nginx
4 52 (21.22%) WebLogic
4 52 (21.22%) IIS
5 39 (15.92%) OpenStack
6 33 (13.47%) Elasticsearch
6 33 (13.47%) Apache Solr
7 29 (11.84%) WebSphere
8 20 (8.16%) CloudStack
9 19 (7.76%) Jetty
10 14 (5.71%) Lync
11 13 (5.31%) MS Exchange
12 5 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (2.04%) Node.js
13 3 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.82%) Drupal
15 1 (0.41%) Office Communications Server
15 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
15 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (7.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Summit
2 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 48 (19.59%) Cloud Computing
2 40 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (13.88%) IaaS
4 33 (13.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 32 (13.06%) PaaS
6 4 (1.63%) Joyent
6 4 (1.63%) SaaS
7 2 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 83 (33.88%) TCP/IP
2 38 (15.51%) BIG-IP
3 37 (15.10%) SAN
4 36 (14.69%) LDAP
5 29 (11.84%) NetScaler
6 28 (11.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 26 (10.61%) Firewall
8 17 (6.94%) SSL
9 16 (6.53%) DNS
10 13 (5.31%) HTTP
11 12 (4.90%) NAS
12 11 (4.49%) tcpdump
12 11 (4.49%) VPN
13 10 (4.08%) Multicast
14 9 (3.67%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (3.67%) SMTP
15 8 (3.27%) Kerberos
15 8 (3.27%) FTP
16 7 (2.86%) DHCP
17 6 (2.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (68.16%) MySQL
2 73 (29.80%) MongoDB
3 59 (24.08%) SQL Server
4 53 (21.63%) PostgreSQL
5 39 (15.92%) DB2
6 36 (14.69%) Hadoop
7 16 (6.53%) Relational Database
8 14 (5.71%) NoSQL
9 11 (4.49%) Redis
10 7 (2.86%) Oracle Exadata
10 7 (2.86%) Oracle Database
10 7 (2.86%) RDBMS
11 5 (2.04%) Riak
12 4 (1.63%) Big Data
13 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 83 (33.88%) Git (software)
2 78 (31.84%) Subversion
3 53 (21.63%) Jenkins
4 33 (13.47%) TeamCity
5 13 (5.31%) Juju
6 10 (4.08%) JIRA
7 2 (0.82%) Maven
7 2 (0.82%) Hudson
7 2 (0.82%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.82%) Trac
8 1 (0.41%) Mercurial
General
1 31 (12.65%) Music Industry
2 19 (7.76%) Law
3 16 (6.53%) Games
4 12 (4.90%) Finance
5 11 (4.49%) Advertising
6 5 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.63%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.82%) Marketing
9 1 (0.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (57.55%) Administrator
2 119 (48.57%) Linux Administrator
3 106 (43.27%) Systems Administrator
4 72 (29.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 33 (13.47%) Web Engineer
5 33 (13.47%) Operations Engineer
6 20 (8.16%) Linux Engineer
7 16 (6.53%) Windows Administrator
8 15 (6.12%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 14 (5.71%) Architect
10 13 (5.31%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 13 (5.31%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
11 11 (4.49%) DevOps Engineer
11 11 (4.49%) Developer
12 9 (3.67%) Consultant
13 7 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (2.86%) Infrastructure Architect
13 7 (2.86%) Windows Systems Administrator
14 6 (2.45%) Support Engineer
15 5 (2.04%) Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (23.27%) LAMP
2 36 (14.69%) .NET
3 35 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 31 (12.65%) XML
5 18 (7.35%) Web Services
6 16 (6.53%) JSON
7 13 (5.31%) Django
7 13 (5.31%) RESTful
8 7 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
8 7 (2.86%) Middleware
9 5 (2.04%) JMX
9 5 (2.04%) HornetQ
10 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 1 (0.41%) Java SE
10 1 (0.41%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 47 (19.18%) Open Source
2 40 (16.33%) Clustering
3 31 (12.65%) Blackberry
4 22 (8.98%) Replication
5 19 (7.76%) Computer Science
6 16 (6.53%) Digital Media
7 9 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (3.27%) Online Games
8 8 (3.27%) Hedge funds
9 7 (2.86%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.86%) FlexPod
10 6 (2.45%) IPTV
11 4 (1.63%) Mobile Games
12 2 (0.82%) User Experience
12 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.82%) DTV
12 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.41%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 229 (93.47%) Linux
2 113 (46.12%) Windows
3 111 (45.31%) Ubuntu
4 77 (31.43%) CentOS
5 72 (29.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 65 (26.53%) Debian
7 37 (15.10%) SUSE
8 34 (13.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (12.65%) Solaris
10 27 (11.02%) UNIX
11 9 (3.67%) AIX
12 7 (2.86%) HPUX
12 7 (2.86%) OS/400
12 7 (2.86%) zOS
13 2 (0.82%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.82%) Fedora
14 1 (0.41%) OpenBSD
14 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (41.63%) DevOps
2 86 (35.10%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (31.02%) Configuration Management
4 60 (24.49%) ITIL
5 43 (17.55%) Performance Tuning
6 39 (15.92%) Load Balancing
7 33 (13.47%) Build Automation
8 28 (11.43%) Statistical Analysis
9 22 (8.98%) E-Commerce
10 13 (5.31%) Project Management
11 11 (4.49%) OOP
11 11 (4.49%) OO
11 11 (4.49%) Software Engineering
11 11 (4.49%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (4.49%) Mentoring
12 9 (3.67%) Problem Management
12 9 (3.67%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (3.27%) B2B
13 8 (3.27%) Network Monitoring
14 7 (2.86%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 152 (62.04%) Python
2 135 (55.10%) Perl
3 133 (54.29%) Ruby
4 97 (39.59%) Bash Shell
5 63 (25.71%) Java
6 47 (19.18%) SQL
7 45 (18.37%) Shell Script
8 34 (13.88%) PHP
9 18 (7.35%) PowerShell
10 14 (5.71%) AWK
11 8 (3.27%) C
12 4 (1.63%) Korn
13 1 (0.41%) sed
13 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (13.88%) Degree
2 27 (11.02%) RHCE
3 17 (6.94%) CCNA
3 17 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (6.94%) Linux+ Certification
3 17 (6.94%) LPIC
4 5 (2.04%) Sun Certification
5 4 (1.63%) PMP
5 4 (1.63%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.41%) MCITP
6 1 (0.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (16.73%) QA
2 4 (1.63%) SLA
2 4 (1.63%) ISO 14001
2 4 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.63%) COBIT
3 2 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 157 (64.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 100 (40.82%) Xen
3 45 (18.37%) Varnish
4 36 (14.69%) Samba
5 31 (12.65%) Hyper-V
5 31 (12.65%) Snort
6 25 (10.20%) Postfix
7 23 (9.39%) NFS
8 19 (7.76%) vSphere
9 17 (6.94%) Sendmail
10 14 (5.71%) XenServer
11 11 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (3.27%) Active Directory
13 4 (1.63%) VMware ESX
13 4 (1.63%) vCloud
14 2 (0.82%) RHEV
15 1 (0.41%) Platform Symphony
15 1 (0.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 174 (71.02%) Puppet
2 131 (53.47%) Opscode Chef
3 103 (42.04%) Nagios
4 70 (28.57%) ZABBIX
5 59 (24.08%) Cacti
6 54 (22.04%) HAProxy
7 46 (18.78%) Salt
8 35 (14.29%) StatsD
8 35 (14.29%) logstash
9 33 (13.47%) Kibana
10 29 (11.84%) Ansible
11 28 (11.43%) CFEngine
12 13 (5.31%) SCCM
13 12 (4.90%) Check_MK
14 8 (3.27%) Rsyslog
14 8 (3.27%) Ganglia
14 8 (3.27%) Tivoli
15 7 (2.86%) Vagrant
16 5 (2.04%) Munin
17 2 (0.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 157 (64.08%) VMware
2 80 (32.65%) Red Hat
3 68 (27.76%) Cisco
4 60 (24.49%) HP
5 54 (22.04%) Juniper
6 46 (18.78%) JBoss
7 43 (17.55%) Oracle
8 41 (16.73%) Sony
9 35 (14.29%) Citrix
10 33 (13.47%) Dell
10 33 (13.47%) New Relic
11 31 (12.65%) Apple
11 31 (12.65%) Toshiba
12 28 (11.43%) F5
12 28 (11.43%) Microsoft
13 23 (9.39%) SaltStack
14 14 (5.71%) IBM
15 11 (4.49%) EMC
15 11 (4.49%) Rackspace
16 10 (4.08%) NetApp
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