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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 528 542 510
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -32
Permanent jobs citing KVM 105 111 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 2.26% 2.29% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 68 83 82
Average salary £56,250 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £42,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
4654 4837 4182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.44% 9.87% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4068 4203 3589
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 July 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 July 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 +27 10 £40,000 -8.57% 3
Southwark - 1 £28,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £45,000 -
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 171 (90.96%) Linux
2 118 (62.77%) Windows
3 117 (62.23%) VMware
4 113 (60.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 101 (53.72%) Apache
6 95 (50.53%) Cisco
7 90 (47.87%) Xen
8 82 (43.62%) Amazon AWS
9 74 (39.36%) IIS
10 72 (38.30%) Puppet
11 66 (35.11%) Finance
11 66 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
12 65 (34.57%) Data Centre
13 64 (34.04%) MySQL
13 64 (34.04%) Solaris
14 61 (32.45%) HTTP
15 60 (31.91%) Ubuntu
16 59 (31.38%) SAN
17 57 (30.32%) NetApp
18 55 (29.26%) Oracle
18 55 (29.26%) DevOps
19 54 (28.72%) Performance Tuning
19 54 (28.72%) Hyper-V
19 54 (28.72%) Tomcat
20 53 (28.19%) LAN
20 53 (28.19%) WAN
20 53 (28.19%) IBM
21 52 (27.66%) Fibre Channel
22 51 (27.13%) NFS
22 51 (27.13%) EMC

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 101 (53.72%) Apache
2 74 (39.36%) IIS
3 54 (28.72%) Tomcat
4 50 (26.60%) WebSphere
5 49 (26.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 47 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
7 43 (22.87%) nginx
8 28 (14.89%) Elasticsearch
9 26 (13.83%) Apache Solr
10 20 (10.64%) OpenStack
11 5 (2.66%) MS Exchange
12 3 (1.60%) Drupal
13 2 (1.06%) Joomla!
13 2 (1.06%) IBM HTTP Server
13 2 (1.06%) WebSphere Process Server
13 2 (1.06%) PegaRULES
13 2 (1.06%) Commerce Server
13 2 (1.06%) JBoss
13 2 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (1.06%) CloudStack
Applications
1 5 (2.66%) MS Excel
1 5 (2.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (11.17%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 82 (43.62%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (18.09%) Cloud Computing
2 34 (18.09%) IaaS
3 31 (16.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (13.83%) PaaS
5 24 (12.77%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (9.57%) Route 53
7 9 (4.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 8 (4.26%) Amazon Glacier
8 8 (4.26%) Amazon S3
9 4 (2.13%) SaaS
10 3 (1.60%) Office 365
11 2 (1.06%) GitHub
12 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.53%) IBM PureFlex
12 1 (0.53%) Joyent
12 1 (0.53%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 61 (32.45%) HTTP
2 59 (31.38%) SAN
3 53 (28.19%) LAN
3 53 (28.19%) WAN
4 52 (27.66%) Fibre Channel
5 49 (26.06%) iSCSI
5 49 (26.06%) NAS
6 48 (25.53%) Multicast
7 47 (25.00%) FCoE
8 35 (18.62%) Firewall
9 34 (18.09%) DNS
10 25 (13.30%) TCP/IP
11 24 (12.77%) VPN
12 21 (11.17%) LDAP
13 13 (6.91%) IPsec
13 13 (6.91%) OpenVPN
14 12 (6.38%) PPTP
14 12 (6.38%) HTTPS
15 11 (5.85%) DHCP
16 10 (5.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (34.04%) MySQL
2 33 (17.55%) MongoDB
3 31 (16.49%) SQL Server
4 26 (13.83%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (11.70%) Hadoop
6 21 (11.17%) HBase
7 10 (5.32%) Big Data
7 10 (5.32%) MariaDB
8 8 (4.26%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (3.19%) NoSQL
10 5 (2.66%) Data Mining
11 4 (2.13%) Redis
12 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.06%) OLAP
13 2 (1.06%) OLTP
13 2 (1.06%) Oracle OLAP
14 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.53%) DB2
14 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 47 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 44 (23.40%) Subversion
3 36 (19.15%) Jenkins
4 27 (14.36%) TeamCity
5 7 (3.72%) JIRA
6 4 (2.13%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.60%) Maven
8 2 (1.06%) CMake
9 1 (0.53%) Hudson
General
1 66 (35.11%) Finance
2 26 (13.83%) Automotive
3 15 (7.98%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.66%) Marketing
5 2 (1.06%) Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Electronics
6 1 (0.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (30.85%) Architect
2 50 (26.60%) Solutions Architect
2 50 (26.60%) Infrastructure Architect
3 48 (25.53%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 46 (24.47%) Administrator
5 39 (20.74%) Systems Administrator
6 28 (14.89%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 28 (14.89%) Lead Architect
7 21 (11.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 21 (11.17%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 21 (11.17%) Technical Architect
7 21 (11.17%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 19 (10.11%) Systems Engineer
9 18 (9.57%) Linux Administrator
10 13 (6.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 12 (6.38%) Consultant
11 12 (6.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 11 (5.85%) Operations Engineer
12 11 (5.85%) Linux Engineer
13 10 (5.32%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (27.13%) Middleware
2 27 (14.36%) .NET
3 26 (13.83%) ASP.NET
4 25 (13.30%) XML
5 24 (12.77%) Web Services
6 23 (12.23%) HTML
6 23 (12.23%) XSLT
7 21 (11.17%) Rendezvous
7 21 (11.17%) Ultra Messaging
8 18 (9.57%) LAMP
9 6 (3.19%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (1.60%) JSON
10 3 (1.60%) CSS
10 3 (1.60%) REST
10 3 (1.60%) Memcached
11 2 (1.06%) Sphinx
11 2 (1.06%) HTML5
11 2 (1.06%) Express
11 2 (1.06%) jQuery
11 2 (1.06%) CPAN
Miscellaneous
1 65 (34.57%) Data Centre
2 26 (13.83%) Blackberry
2 26 (13.83%) BBC
3 17 (9.04%) Computer Science
4 14 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.79%) Private Cloud
5 9 (4.79%) Clustering
6 6 (3.19%) Replication
7 5 (2.66%) Grid Computing
7 5 (2.66%) PKI
7 5 (2.66%) Social Media
7 5 (2.66%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.66%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.13%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.13%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.06%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.06%) DataPower
10 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.53%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 171 (90.96%) Linux
2 118 (62.77%) Windows
3 64 (34.04%) Solaris
4 60 (31.91%) Ubuntu
5 41 (21.81%) Debian
6 26 (13.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (13.83%) CentOS
7 25 (13.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (13.30%) UNIX
8 9 (4.79%) Amazon Linux
9 3 (1.60%) SUSE
9 3 (1.60%) AIX
10 2 (1.06%) Scientific Linux
10 2 (1.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.53%) SmartOS
11 1 (0.53%) Fedora
11 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.53%) HPUX
11 1 (0.53%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (29.26%) DevOps
3 54 (28.72%) Performance Tuning
4 47 (25.00%) Benchmarking
5 29 (15.43%) Content Management
5 29 (15.43%) Server Building
6 27 (14.36%) Build Automation
7 16 (8.51%) Open Source
7 16 (8.51%) Configuration Management
8 15 (7.98%) Load Balancing
9 13 (6.91%) E-Commerce
10 11 (5.85%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (5.32%) Kalman Filter
12 8 (4.26%) SIEM
12 8 (4.26%) Patch Management
13 7 (3.72%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (3.72%) Service Management
14 6 (3.19%) High Availability
15 5 (2.66%) Line Management
15 5 (2.66%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 46 (24.47%) Java
1 46 (24.47%) Python
2 45 (23.94%) Bash Shell
3 35 (18.62%) PHP
4 34 (18.09%) Perl
5 27 (14.36%) Ruby
6 25 (13.30%) JavaScript
7 16 (8.51%) Shell Script
8 13 (6.91%) SQL
9 11 (5.85%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.13%) C++
10 4 (2.13%) PHP5
11 3 (1.60%) C
11 3 (1.60%) C#
12 2 (1.06%) Haskell
12 2 (1.06%) Korn
12 2 (1.06%) Jython
12 2 (1.06%) Fortran
13 1 (0.53%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (5.85%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (5.32%) Degree
2 10 (5.32%) CCNA
3 5 (2.66%) CEH
4 4 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.06%) MCITP
5 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.06%) RHCE
5 2 (1.06%) MCSE
5 2 (1.06%) MCSA
5 2 (1.06%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) VCP5
6 1 (0.53%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.53%) CCIE
6 1 (0.53%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (18.09%) QA
2 5 (2.66%) ISO 14001
2 5 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.66%) COBIT
3 2 (1.06%) SLA
4 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 113 (60.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 90 (47.87%) Xen
3 54 (28.72%) Hyper-V
4 51 (27.13%) NFS
5 47 (25.00%) SRDF
6 30 (15.96%) Varnish
6 30 (15.96%) GlusterFS
7 27 (14.36%) Samba
8 21 (11.17%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (5.32%) vSphere
9 10 (5.32%) XenServer
10 6 (3.19%) Active Directory
11 5 (2.66%) Terminal Server
11 5 (2.66%) Docker
12 4 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (1.60%) VirtualBox
13 3 (1.60%) LXC
13 3 (1.60%) QEMU
14 2 (1.06%) pfSense
14 2 (1.06%) iptables
Systems Management
1 72 (38.30%) Puppet
2 47 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (15.96%) ZABBIX
4 28 (14.89%) HAProxy
5 27 (14.36%) Graphite
6 26 (13.83%) Kibana
6 26 (13.83%) StatsD
6 26 (13.83%) logstash
7 15 (7.98%) Nagios
8 11 (5.85%) Salt
9 9 (4.79%) Ansible
10 6 (3.19%) Vagrant
11 5 (2.66%) WSUS
12 4 (2.13%) Backup Exec
13 3 (1.60%) Cacti
14 2 (1.06%) SCOM
14 2 (1.06%) WMI
15 1 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
15 1 (0.53%) SCVMM
15 1 (0.53%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 117 (62.23%) VMware
2 95 (50.53%) Cisco
3 57 (30.32%) NetApp
4 55 (29.26%) Oracle
5 53 (28.19%) IBM
6 51 (27.13%) EMC
7 50 (26.60%) Intel
8 47 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 33 (17.55%) Juniper
10 30 (15.96%) Dell
11 29 (15.43%) New Relic
12 21 (11.17%) DataSynapse
12 21 (11.17%) TIBCO
12 21 (11.17%) Sybase
13 11 (5.85%) F5
14 10 (5.32%) Microsoft
15 9 (4.79%) HP
16 7 (3.72%) Rackspace
17 5 (2.66%) Novell
17 5 (2.66%) Splunk
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits, on-call, OT, pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chiswick
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Chiswick
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
South East London
Redblade Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago