The table below looks at the statistics for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 55 72 74
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs citing KVM 4 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.77% 0.57% 0.67%
As % of the System Software category 7.55% 5.06% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Median salary £32,000 £95,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-66.31% +216.66%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -8.57%
KVM
South Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
53 79 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 10.19% 11.24% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 39 71 110
Median salary £32,500 £35,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% -15.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £28,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £67,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

KVM Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

KVM
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

KVM Salary Trend in Sheffield

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for KVM.

1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Apache
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) VoIP
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 7 (100.00%) Apple
1 7 (100.00%) Nagios
1 7 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) IPsec
1 7 (100.00%) Debian
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Brocade
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) nginx
1 7 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
1 7 (100.00%) Junos
1 7 (100.00%) OpenVPN
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (100.00%) Docker
1 7 (100.00%) Opsview
1 7 (100.00%) LXC
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 7 (100.00%) Apache
1 7 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) IPsec
1 7 (100.00%) Junos
1 7 (100.00%) OpenVPN
1 7 (100.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Debian
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Docker
1 7 (100.00%) LXC
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Nagios
1 7 (100.00%) Opsview
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Apple
1 7 (100.00%) Brocade
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) VMware