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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 96 144 136
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -8
Permanent jobs citing KVM 6 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.49% 0.14% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 3.26% 0.90% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +41.66%
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+28.12% -20.00%

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
184 335 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.11% 16.08% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 131 301 207
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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 25 February 2017.

KVM Salary Histogram in Reading

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Python
2 12 (92.31%) Bash Shell
3 11 (84.62%) Red Hat
4 9 (69.23%) Java
4 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
4 9 (69.23%) Hadoop
4 9 (69.23%) High Availability
4 9 (69.23%) Jenkins
5 8 (61.54%) CentOS
5 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
6 7 (53.85%) SQL
6 7 (53.85%) SaaS
7 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (46.15%) Open Source
7 6 (46.15%) Redis
7 6 (46.15%) VirtualBox
7 6 (46.15%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (46.15%) Docker
7 6 (46.15%) MySQL
7 6 (46.15%) Windows
7 6 (46.15%) Firewall
7 6 (46.15%) VMware
7 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
8 5 (38.46%) Degree
8 5 (38.46%) LAMP
8 5 (38.46%) Sun
8 5 (38.46%) IPv4

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 6 (46.15%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (38.46%) OpenStack
3 4 (30.77%) Apache
3 4 (30.77%) nginx
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) SaaS
2 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle CX
4 4 (30.77%) IaaS
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (30.77%) PaaS
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) IPv4
4 4 (30.77%) HTTP
5 2 (15.38%) DHCP
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
6 1 (7.69%) BGP
6 1 (7.69%) IPsec
6 1 (7.69%) IPv6
6 1 (7.69%) LTE
6 1 (7.69%) OSPF
6 1 (7.69%) SSL
6 1 (7.69%) UMTS
6 1 (7.69%) VPN
6 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) Hadoop
2 6 (46.15%) MySQL
2 6 (46.15%) Redis
3 4 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (30.77%) Big Data
3 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
3 4 (30.77%) Riak
4 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 2 (15.38%) SQLite
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
1 9 (69.23%) Jenkins
2 4 (30.77%) Bugzilla
2 4 (30.77%) JIRA
2 4 (30.77%) Selenium
2 4 (30.77%) Subversion
2 4 (30.77%) Trac
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Administrator
1 6 (46.15%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (38.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 5 (38.46%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (30.77%) Big Data Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Open Source Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) LAMP
2 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) JSON
2 4 (30.77%) Kafka
2 4 (30.77%) REST
2 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (30.77%) WebSockets
2 4 (30.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) CentOS
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) High Availability
2 6 (46.15%) Open Source
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (38.46%) DevOps
3 5 (38.46%) Trend Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (30.77%) Defensive Programming
4 4 (30.77%) Logistics
4 4 (30.77%) Memory Management
4 4 (30.77%) Open Source Development
4 4 (30.77%) SOA
4 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) User Stories
5 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Bash Shell
1 12 (92.31%) Python
2 9 (69.23%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) PHP
4 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 3 (23.08%) Perl
7 1 (7.69%) C++
7 1 (7.69%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Docker
1 6 (46.15%) VirtualBox
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (30.77%) HDFS
3 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Graphite
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
2 4 (30.77%) Ambari
2 4 (30.77%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (30.77%) Kibana
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Red Hat
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 5 (38.46%) Sun
4 2 (15.38%) Rackspace