The table below looks at the statistics for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
UK / Scotland
Rank 138 157 161
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Permanent jobs citing KVM 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.067% 0.063%
As % of the System Software category 1.58% 0.84% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Median salary £55,000 £29,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+89.65% -48.21%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -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 Scotland region.

System Software Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
190 238 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.37% 8.01% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 121 152 161
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,650 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

KVM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

KVM
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

KVM Salary Trend in Scotland

KVM
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 3 £55,000 -
KVM
UK

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for KVM.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Xen
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) LAMP
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Security
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Gluster
4 1 (25.00%) OpenVPN
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (25.00%) MariaDB
4 1 (25.00%) NetVault Backup
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (25.00%) Samba
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) Java

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Security
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Xen
2 1 (25.00%) Gluster
2 1 (25.00%) Samba
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) VMware