The table below looks at the statistics for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 74 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing KVM 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.42% - 0.49%
As % of the System Software category 4.11% - 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £55,000 - £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
KVM
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

System Software Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
73 71 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.12% 8.23% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 61 63 106
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,525 £35,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

KVM Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

KVM
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

KVM Salary Trend in Oxford

KVM
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) RHCE
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) OSPF
1 3 (60.00%) BGP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior QA Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago