The first table below looks at the demand for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 135 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -
Permanent jobs citing KVM 6 31 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.26% 1.37% -
As % of the System Software category 1.65% 7.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 31 0
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
363 423 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.45% 18.76% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 231 355 191
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
KVM
Berkshire

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing KVM across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2014.

KVM Salary Histogram in Reading

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Bash Shell
3 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
4 9 (56.25%) Perl
5 8 (50.00%) Apache
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) VMware
6 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (37.50%) CentOS
6 6 (37.50%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) HTTP
7 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
7 5 (31.25%) SSL
7 5 (31.25%) Cisco
7 5 (31.25%) LDAP
7 5 (31.25%) SMTP
7 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
7 5 (31.25%) Open Source
7 5 (31.25%) SaaS
7 5 (31.25%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (25.00%) DevOps
8 4 (25.00%) REST
8 4 (25.00%) Bitbucket
8 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 4 (25.00%) Vagrant
8 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (25.00%) Product Management
8 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (25.00%) PHP
8 4 (25.00%) XML

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 8 (50.00%) Apache
2 4 (25.00%) Drupal
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) HTTP
2 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 5 (31.25%) SSL
2 5 (31.25%) LDAP
2 5 (31.25%) SMTP
3 4 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Administrator
2 10 (62.50%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (37.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Linux Support
5 3 (18.75%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (12.50%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Linux Server Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Server Support
6 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) AIX Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) REST
1 4 (25.00%) XML
1 4 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (6.25%) Software Packaging
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Open Source
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) CentOS
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) UNIX
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Solaris
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) SUSE
5 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) Product Management
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (25.00%) Scrum
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Bash Shell
2 9 (56.25%) Perl
3 4 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 3 (18.75%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) RHCE
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Vagrant
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (6.25%) Nagios
3 1 (6.25%) Opsview
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
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