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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 80 71 82
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing KVM 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.26% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 2.15% 2.50% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
93 80 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 12.29% 11.08% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 81 73 106
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £21,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) RHCE
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) Sun
5 1 (16.67%) Intel
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Data Security
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Perforce
5 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Grid Computing
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) OSPF
1 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) InfiniBand
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) CouchDB
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) HBase
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
1 1 (16.67%) GCC
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Perl Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) YUI
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Grid Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Wiki
1 1 (16.67%) CUDA
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Data Security
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) TDD
1 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (16.67%) Parallel Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) R
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) RHCE
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) XenServer
1 1 (16.67%) VirtualBox
1 1 (16.67%) LXC
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Perforce
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Sun
2 1 (16.67%) Intel
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago