The table below looks at the statistics for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 66 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing KVM 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.33% 0.56% -
As % of the System Software category 3.39% 4.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
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
59 96 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.62% 13.39% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 56 70 59
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £24,035 £27,490
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing KVM across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) Xen
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware