The table below looks at the statistics for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank - 237 235
Permanent jobs citing KVM 0 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category - 1.74% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 8
Average salary - £32,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.09%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +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 North West region.

System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
674 747 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 11.83% 10.81% 9.53%
Number of salaries quoted 552 639 544
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing KVM across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

KVM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

KVM
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing KVM across the North West region.

KVM Salary Trend in the North West

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) DB2
1 15 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) AIX
1 15 (100.00%) HPUX
1 15 (100.00%) Solaris
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) OS/400
1 15 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) IBM
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) HP
1 15 (100.00%) EMC
1 15 (100.00%) Juniper
1 15 (100.00%) SAN
1 15 (100.00%) BMC
1 15 (100.00%) CA
1 15 (100.00%) NetApp
1 15 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 15 (100.00%) zOS
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 15 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 15 (100.00%) Middleware
1 15 (100.00%) Symantec
1 15 (100.00%) SUSE
1 15 (100.00%) VMware

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 15 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 15 (100.00%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) DB2
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 15 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 15 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Architect
1 15 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 15 (100.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 15 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) Middleware
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 15 (100.00%) FlexPod
1 15 (100.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) AIX
1 15 (100.00%) HPUX
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) OS/400
1 15 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 15 (100.00%) Solaris
1 15 (100.00%) SUSE
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 15 (100.00%) Coaching
1 15 (100.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 15 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 15 (100.00%) Mentoring
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) BMC
1 15 (100.00%) Brocade
1 15 (100.00%) CA
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) EMC
1 15 (100.00%) HP
1 15 (100.00%) IBM
1 15 (100.00%) Juniper
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) NetApp
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 15 (100.00%) Symantec
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
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