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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 68 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -
Permanent jobs citing KVM 5 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.69% 2.93% -
As % of the System Software category 4.59% 21.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 0
Average salary £30,000 £43,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -11.70%
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
109 61 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.97% 13.74% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 86 57 69
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) SNMP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 5 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) Xen
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Telematics
1 5 (100.00%) Ganglia
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EC2

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) SNMP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 5 (100.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco