The table below looks at the statistics for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 114 127 132
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Permanent jobs citing KVM 15 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.86% 0.61% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 5.47% 4.24% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 8
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £32,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £33,400 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
KVM
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
274 330 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.72% 14.35% 13.63%
Number of salaries quoted 239 245 229
Median salary £50,000 £38,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.71% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,452 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing KVM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

KVM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

KVM
Salary Trend in Reading

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

KVM Salary Trend in Reading

KVM
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing KVM across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

KVM Salary Histogram in Reading

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing KVM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for KVM.

1 17 (94.44%) Linux
1 17 (94.44%) High Availability
2 15 (83.33%) OpenStack
3 14 (77.78%) Bash Shell
3 14 (77.78%) Python
4 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
5 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 12 (66.67%) Red Hat
6 11 (61.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (61.11%) VMware
7 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
7 10 (55.56%) Open Source
7 10 (55.56%) Test Automation
7 10 (55.56%) IPv4
7 10 (55.56%) SOA
7 10 (55.56%) Java
7 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
7 10 (55.56%) SQL
7 10 (55.56%) Hadoop
7 10 (55.56%) VirtualBox
7 10 (55.56%) Big Data
7 10 (55.56%) IaaS
7 10 (55.56%) PaaS
7 10 (55.56%) Docker
8 8 (44.44%) Bugzilla
8 8 (44.44%) XML

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (83.33%) OpenStack
2 8 (44.44%) Apache
2 8 (44.44%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (44.44%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 11 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (55.56%) IaaS
2 10 (55.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) IPv4
2 8 (44.44%) HTTP
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) Big Data
1 10 (55.56%) Hadoop
2 8 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (44.44%) MongoDB
2 8 (44.44%) Redis
2 8 (44.44%) Riak
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (44.44%) Bugzilla
2 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 8 (44.44%) JIRA
2 8 (44.44%) Selenium
2 8 (44.44%) Subversion
2 8 (44.44%) Trac
3 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Hadoop Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Open Source Developer
4 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Linux Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Linux Support
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Support Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
1 8 (44.44%) HTML
1 8 (44.44%) JSON
1 8 (44.44%) Kafka
1 8 (44.44%) REST
1 8 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 8 (44.44%) WebSockets
1 8 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) libvirt
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) PKI
2 3 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) FreeBSD
4 4 (22.22%) OpenBSD
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 3 (16.67%) AIX
6 1 (5.56%) Debian
6 1 (5.56%) Solaris
6 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) High Availability
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Open Source
2 10 (55.56%) SOA
2 10 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 8 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Defensive Programming
3 8 (44.44%) Logistics
3 8 (44.44%) Memory Management
3 8 (44.44%) User Stories
4 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 3 (16.67%) Open Source Development
5 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.56%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Bash Shell
1 14 (77.78%) Python
2 10 (55.56%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) Perl
3 4 (22.22%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
2 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) RHCE
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (55.56%) Docker
2 10 (55.56%) VirtualBox
3 8 (44.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (44.44%) HDFS
4 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 4 (22.22%) Ceph
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (16.67%) QEMU
6 1 (5.56%) vSphere
6 1 (5.56%) Xen
6 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Ambari
1 8 (44.44%) Hadoop YARN
1 8 (44.44%) Kibana
2 4 (22.22%) CFEngine
2 4 (22.22%) Ganeti
2 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (22.22%) Puppet
3 3 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 11 (61.11%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) EMC
3 3 (16.67%) HP
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft