The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 119 135 138
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Permanent jobs citing KVM 14 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.74% 0.89% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 4.36% 6.20% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 11
Average salary £40,750 £33,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.48% -25.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £32,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £33,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
321 355 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.93% 14.38% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 288 247 264
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -18.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

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 29 April 2016.

KVM Salary Histogram in Reading

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 15 (93.75%) OpenStack
2 14 (87.50%) High Availability
2 14 (87.50%) Linux
3 13 (81.25%) Python
3 13 (81.25%) Bash Shell
4 12 (75.00%) VMware
4 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (68.75%) Red Hat
5 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
5 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
5 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (62.50%) Open Source
6 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
6 10 (62.50%) Hadoop
6 10 (62.50%) PaaS
6 10 (62.50%) Big Data
6 10 (62.50%) VirtualBox
6 10 (62.50%) IaaS
6 10 (62.50%) Docker
6 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (62.50%) SC Cleared
6 10 (62.50%) SOA
6 10 (62.50%) Java
6 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
6 10 (62.50%) SQL
6 10 (62.50%) IPv4
7 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (50.00%) JSON
8 8 (50.00%) JIRA

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 15 (93.75%) OpenStack
2 8 (50.00%) Apache
2 8 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (50.00%) nginx
3 1 (6.25%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (62.50%) IaaS
2 10 (62.50%) PaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) IPv4
2 8 (50.00%) HTTP
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) Big Data
1 10 (62.50%) Hadoop
2 8 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (50.00%) Redis
2 8 (50.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
2 8 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (50.00%) JIRA
2 8 (50.00%) Selenium
2 8 (50.00%) Subversion
2 8 (50.00%) Trac
3 1 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Hadoop Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Open Source Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Big Data Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Support
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
1 8 (50.00%) JSON
1 8 (50.00%) Kafka
1 8 (50.00%) REST
1 8 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 8 (50.00%) WebSockets
1 8 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) libvirt
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) FreeBSD
4 3 (18.75%) OpenBSD
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) AIX
5 1 (6.25%) Debian
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris
5 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) High Availability
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Open Source
2 10 (62.50%) SOA
2 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 8 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 8 (50.00%) Defensive Programming
3 8 (50.00%) Logistics
3 8 (50.00%) Memory Management
3 8 (50.00%) User Stories
4 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Presales
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Bash Shell
1 13 (81.25%) Python
2 10 (62.50%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Perl
3 3 (18.75%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
2 10 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) RHCE
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (62.50%) Docker
2 10 (62.50%) VirtualBox
3 8 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (50.00%) HDFS
4 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 3 (18.75%) Ceph
5 2 (12.50%) QEMU
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (6.25%) vSphere
6 1 (6.25%) Xen
6 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Ambari
1 8 (50.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 8 (50.00%) Kibana
2 3 (18.75%) CFEngine
2 3 (18.75%) Ganeti
2 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (18.75%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (6.25%) EMC
3 1 (6.25%) Ericsson
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Huawei
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Nokia
3 1 (6.25%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago