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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 504 498 558
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +60
Permanent jobs citing KVM 118 136 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 2.58% 2.84% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 98 102 61
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £59,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
4568 4796 4110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.35% 10.33% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3988 4129 3557
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 August 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 28 August 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 +10 16 £45,000 - 3
Harrow - 3 £57,500 -
Southwark - 1 £28,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £45,000 -
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 210 (95.45%) Linux
2 145 (65.91%) VMware
3 143 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 122 (55.45%) Windows
5 121 (55.00%) Apache
6 100 (45.45%) Puppet
7 98 (44.55%) Amazon AWS
7 98 (44.55%) Cisco
8 96 (43.64%) Xen
9 86 (39.09%) MySQL
10 75 (34.09%) IIS
10 75 (34.09%) Ubuntu
10 75 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
11 73 (33.18%) DevOps
12 71 (32.27%) Finance
13 66 (30.00%) Tomcat
14 61 (27.73%) Solaris
15 60 (27.27%) HTTP
16 59 (26.82%) Oracle
17 57 (25.91%) Python
17 57 (25.91%) Bash Shell
18 56 (25.45%) SAN
19 55 (25.00%) NetApp
19 55 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
20 54 (24.55%) Red Hat
20 54 (24.55%) Firewall
20 54 (24.55%) LAN
20 54 (24.55%) WAN
21 53 (24.09%) NFS
21 53 (24.09%) Java

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 121 (55.00%) Apache
2 75 (34.09%) IIS
3 66 (30.00%) Tomcat
4 50 (22.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 50 (22.73%) WebSphere
5 48 (21.82%) Oracle Coherence
6 45 (20.45%) nginx
7 29 (13.18%) Elasticsearch
8 26 (11.82%) Apache Solr
9 19 (8.64%) OpenStack
10 13 (5.91%) MS Exchange
11 9 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (2.27%) TorqueBox
13 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (1.36%) Drupal
13 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.91%) Joomla!
14 2 (0.91%) JBoss
14 2 (0.91%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 5 (2.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (12.27%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 98 (44.55%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (16.82%) IaaS
3 32 (14.55%) Cloud Computing
4 30 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 26 (11.82%) PaaS
5 26 (11.82%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (8.64%) Route 53
7 11 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 9 (4.09%) Amazon S3
9 8 (3.64%) Amazon Glacier
10 5 (2.27%) Office 365
11 4 (1.82%) SaaS
12 3 (1.36%) Joyent
13 2 (0.91%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.45%) CloudFront
14 1 (0.45%) GitHub
14 1 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 1 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 60 (27.27%) HTTP
2 56 (25.45%) SAN
3 54 (24.55%) LAN
3 54 (24.55%) WAN
3 54 (24.55%) Firewall
4 53 (24.09%) Fibre Channel
5 49 (22.27%) Multicast
5 49 (22.27%) NAS
6 48 (21.82%) FCoE
6 48 (21.82%) iSCSI
7 43 (19.55%) DNS
8 35 (15.91%) TCP/IP
9 32 (14.55%) LDAP
10 29 (13.18%) VPN
11 15 (6.82%) IPsec
12 14 (6.36%) OpenVPN
13 13 (5.91%) PPTP
14 12 (5.45%) Reverse Proxy
14 12 (5.45%) HTTPS
15 11 (5.00%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (39.09%) MySQL
2 35 (15.91%) MongoDB
3 28 (12.73%) SQL Server
3 28 (12.73%) Hadoop
4 27 (12.27%) HBase
5 21 (9.55%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (8.64%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (5.00%) MariaDB
8 9 (4.09%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (2.73%) Redis
9 6 (2.73%) Big Data
10 5 (2.27%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.36%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.36%) OpenTSDB
12 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.91%) OLTP
12 2 (0.91%) OLAP
12 2 (0.91%) Oracle OLAP
13 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 46 (20.91%) Subversion
2 45 (20.45%) Git (software)
3 39 (17.73%) Jenkins
4 29 (13.18%) TeamCity
5 12 (5.45%) JIRA
6 5 (2.27%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.91%) Maven
8 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.45%) Hudson
8 1 (0.45%) CMake
General
1 71 (32.27%) Finance
2 26 (11.82%) Automotive
3 18 (8.18%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.55%) Games
5 5 (2.27%) Marketing
6 4 (1.82%) Banking
7 3 (1.36%) Retail
7 3 (1.36%) Online Betting
8 2 (0.91%) Law
Job Titles
1 85 (38.64%) Administrator
2 74 (33.64%) Systems Administrator
3 54 (24.55%) Architect
4 50 (22.73%) Solutions Architect
4 50 (22.73%) Infrastructure Architect
5 49 (22.27%) Linux Administrator
6 48 (21.82%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 41 (18.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 27 (12.27%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 27 (12.27%) Technical Architect
8 27 (12.27%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 23 (10.45%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 23 (10.45%) Lead Architect
10 19 (8.64%) DevOps Engineer
11 18 (8.18%) Systems Engineer
12 17 (7.73%) Linux Engineer
13 10 (4.55%) Web Engineer
13 10 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
14 8 (3.64%) Senior Linux Administrator
15 7 (3.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (22.73%) Middleware
2 32 (14.55%) XML
3 29 (13.18%) XSLT
3 29 (13.18%) HTML
4 28 (12.73%) LAMP
5 27 (12.27%) Rendezvous
5 27 (12.27%) Web Services
5 27 (12.27%) Ultra Messaging
6 26 (11.82%) .NET
6 26 (11.82%) ASP.NET
7 12 (5.45%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (2.27%) JSON
8 5 (2.27%) CSS
9 4 (1.82%) Memcached
10 3 (1.36%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (1.36%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (1.36%) Spring
11 2 (0.91%) jQuery
11 2 (0.91%) HTML5
11 2 (0.91%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 51 (23.18%) Data Centre
2 26 (11.82%) Blackberry
2 26 (11.82%) BBC
3 18 (8.18%) Computer Science
4 17 (7.73%) Private Cloud
5 11 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.55%) Mobile App
7 8 (3.64%) Replication
8 7 (3.18%) Online Games
9 6 (2.73%) Clustering
10 5 (2.27%) PKI
10 5 (2.27%) Grid Computing
10 5 (2.27%) Social Media
10 5 (2.27%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.82%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.82%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.36%) Equities
13 2 (0.91%) DataPower
14 1 (0.45%) Hedge funds
14 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 210 (95.45%) Linux
2 122 (55.45%) Windows
3 75 (34.09%) Ubuntu
4 61 (27.73%) Solaris
5 46 (20.91%) CentOS
6 43 (19.55%) Debian
7 29 (13.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (11.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (10.45%) UNIX
10 10 (4.55%) Amazon Linux
11 6 (2.73%) Fedora
12 4 (1.82%) AIX
13 3 (1.36%) SmartOS
14 2 (0.91%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.91%) HPUX
14 2 (0.91%) VMS
14 2 (0.91%) SUSE
14 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.45%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (33.18%) DevOps
3 55 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 48 (21.82%) Benchmarking
5 29 (13.18%) Content Management
5 29 (13.18%) Build Automation
5 29 (13.18%) Server Building
6 21 (9.55%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (8.64%) Configuration Management
8 17 (7.73%) E-Commerce
8 17 (7.73%) Load Balancing
9 15 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (6.36%) Open Source
11 12 (5.45%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (4.55%) Network Design
13 8 (3.64%) Patch Management
14 7 (3.18%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (2.73%) SIEM
16 5 (2.27%) Line Management
16 5 (2.27%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 57 (25.91%) Python
1 57 (25.91%) Bash Shell
2 53 (24.09%) Java
3 44 (20.00%) Perl
4 38 (17.27%) PHP
5 32 (14.55%) JavaScript
5 32 (14.55%) Shell Script
5 32 (14.55%) Ruby
6 20 (9.09%) SQL
7 9 (4.09%) AWK
8 7 (3.18%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.82%) PHP5
10 3 (1.36%) sed
11 2 (0.91%) Jython
11 2 (0.91%) Korn
12 1 (0.45%) Haskell
12 1 (0.45%) Groovy
12 1 (0.45%) Fortran
12 1 (0.45%) C
12 1 (0.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (6.36%) Degree
2 7 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.73%) CCNA
4 5 (2.27%) CEH
5 2 (0.91%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.45%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.45%) RHCE
6 1 (0.45%) CCIE
6 1 (0.45%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.18%) QA
2 2 (0.91%) SLA
2 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.45%) COBIT
3 1 (0.45%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 143 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 96 (43.64%) Xen
3 53 (24.09%) NFS
4 51 (23.18%) Hyper-V
5 48 (21.82%) SRDF
6 30 (13.64%) GlusterFS
6 30 (13.64%) Varnish
7 27 (12.27%) Samba
7 27 (12.27%) Oracle RAC
8 17 (7.73%) Active Directory
9 13 (5.91%) Docker
10 7 (3.18%) vSphere
11 6 (2.73%) XenServer
11 6 (2.73%) LXC
12 5 (2.27%) QEMU
12 5 (2.27%) Terminal Server
13 4 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (1.82%) vCloud
13 4 (1.82%) iptables
14 3 (1.36%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 100 (45.45%) Puppet
2 53 (24.09%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (16.36%) ZABBIX
4 30 (13.64%) Graphite
5 28 (12.73%) HAProxy
6 27 (12.27%) logstash
7 26 (11.82%) StatsD
7 26 (11.82%) Ansible
7 26 (11.82%) Kibana
8 23 (10.45%) Nagios
9 8 (3.64%) Salt
10 6 (2.73%) Backup Exec
10 6 (2.73%) WSUS
10 6 (2.73%) Zenoss
10 6 (2.73%) Vagrant
11 5 (2.27%) Oracle ZFS
12 4 (1.82%) yum
12 4 (1.82%) Cacti
13 2 (0.91%) FreeIPA
14 1 (0.45%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 145 (65.91%) VMware
2 98 (44.55%) Cisco
3 59 (26.82%) Oracle
4 55 (25.00%) NetApp
5 54 (24.55%) Red Hat
6 51 (23.18%) Intel
7 50 (22.73%) IBM
8 49 (22.27%) EMC
9 31 (14.09%) Juniper
10 29 (13.18%) New Relic
11 28 (12.73%) Dell
11 28 (12.73%) Sybase
12 27 (12.27%) TIBCO
12 27 (12.27%) DataSynapse
13 9 (4.09%) F5
14 5 (2.27%) Splunk
14 5 (2.27%) Novell
15 4 (1.82%) Citrix
15 4 (1.82%) Microsoft
15 4 (1.82%) HP
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bens - bonus, gym, pens+
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 29 days hols, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
World First
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
World First
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago