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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 75 - 94
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing KVM 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.26% - 0.091%
As % of the System Software category 2.70% - 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £43,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+22.09% -12.24%
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
74 98 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 9.74% 10.35% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 71 87 91
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Perforce
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) YUI
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) VirtualBox
4 1 (25.00%) HBase
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) HBase
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) YUI
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Perforce