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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 77 75 82
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing KVM 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.13% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 0.92% 1.82% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
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
109 55 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 14.19% 7.36% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 102 54 102
Average salary £41,000 £50,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 3 August 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 5 (83.33%) C
2 5 (83.33%) RHCE
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) QA
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Perforce
4 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) YUI
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (16.67%) CouchDB
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) NoSQL

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) OSPF
1 5 (83.33%) BGP
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
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
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
Miscellaneous
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%) 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%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VirtualBox
1 1 (16.67%) LXC
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Perforce
Oxford
OHO Group
Salary: £45k - 65k per year + bonus & benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxford
OHO Group
Salary: £40k - 65k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago