The first table below looks at the demand for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 407 418 433
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +15
Permanent jobs citing KVM 44 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.11% 0.025%
As % of the System Software category 1.67% 1.02% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 42 16 5
Average salary £43,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £6,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £60,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £50,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +31.57%
System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2638 2444 2385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 10.96% 10.71% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2163 2042 2079
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
KVM
England

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing KVM across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

KVM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

KVM
Salary Trend in the South East

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

KVM Salary Trend in the South East

KVM
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing KVM across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

KVM Salary Histogram in the South East

KVM
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +44 34 £44,000 +633.33% 1
East Sussex - 4 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire -16 2 £52,500 +4.47%
Surrey - 2 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £36,500 -
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 79 (84.04%) Linux
2 49 (52.13%) VMware
3 45 (47.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (44.68%) Apache
5 39 (41.49%) Windows
6 35 (37.23%) MySQL
7 32 (34.04%) Bash Shell
8 30 (31.91%) PHP
9 28 (29.79%) Opscode Chef
10 27 (28.72%) Puppet
10 27 (28.72%) Red Hat
11 26 (27.66%) ITIL
11 26 (27.66%) LAMP
11 26 (27.66%) Drupal
12 25 (26.60%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (25.53%) IIS
13 24 (25.53%) Perl
13 24 (25.53%) Git (software)
13 24 (25.53%) Open Source
13 24 (25.53%) Vagrant
13 24 (25.53%) Jenkins
14 23 (24.47%) Performance Analysis
14 23 (24.47%) CentOS
15 22 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (23.40%) Bitbucket
15 22 (23.40%) REST
15 22 (23.40%) XML
15 22 (23.40%) ITIL Certification
15 22 (23.40%) Scrum
15 22 (23.40%) Identity Management

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 42 (44.68%) Apache
2 26 (27.66%) Drupal
3 24 (25.53%) IIS
4 13 (13.83%) nginx
5 9 (9.57%) Tomcat
5 9 (9.57%) MS Exchange
6 8 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (6.38%) OpenStack
8 4 (4.26%) Alfresco
8 4 (4.26%) WordPress
8 4 (4.26%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.64%) MS Visio
3 9 (9.57%) MS Office
4 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) SaaS
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.77%) DNS
2 11 (11.70%) Network Security
3 10 (10.64%) TCP/IP
4 9 (9.57%) HTTP
5 8 (8.51%) SMTP
5 8 (8.51%) Internet
6 6 (6.38%) Firewall
7 5 (5.32%) LDAP
8 4 (4.26%) SSL
8 4 (4.26%) SAN
8 4 (4.26%) BGP
9 2 (2.13%) OSPF
9 2 (2.13%) BIG-IP
9 2 (2.13%) IMAP
9 2 (2.13%) DHCP
9 2 (2.13%) NAS
10 1 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.06%) Wireless Security
10 1 (1.06%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (37.23%) MySQL
2 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.57%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.19%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.13%) DB2
6 2 (2.13%) Informix
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.13%) Redis
7 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.06%) HBase
Development Applications
1 24 (25.53%) Git (software)
1 24 (25.53%) Jenkins
2 22 (23.40%) Bitbucket
3 5 (5.32%) Subversion
4 2 (2.13%) Maven
General
1 10 (10.64%) Finance
2 2 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (1.06%) Marketing
3 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (45.74%) Administrator
2 41 (43.62%) Linux Administrator
3 38 (40.43%) Systems Administrator
4 37 (39.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 12 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (12.77%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Consultant
6 8 (8.51%) Server Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) Linux Support
7 6 (6.38%) Linux Support Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Operations Manager
9 4 (4.26%) Services Delivery Manager
9 4 (4.26%) Service Manager
9 4 (4.26%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (4.26%) IT Services Delivery Manager
9 4 (4.26%) IT Services Manager
10 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.66%) LAMP
2 22 (23.40%) XML
2 22 (23.40%) REST
3 3 (3.19%) Web Services
4 1 (1.06%) Flash
4 1 (1.06%) Ajax
4 1 (1.06%) YUI
4 1 (1.06%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.53%) Open Source
2 3 (3.19%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.13%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (2.13%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.06%) VHDL
4 1 (1.06%) Verilog
4 1 (1.06%) PKI
4 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.06%) Firmware
4 1 (1.06%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.06%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.06%) Clustering
4 1 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 79 (84.04%) Linux
2 39 (41.49%) Windows
3 23 (24.47%) CentOS
4 16 (17.02%) UNIX
5 15 (15.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (15.96%) Debian
6 13 (13.83%) FreeBSD
7 12 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (9.57%) Ubuntu
9 5 (5.32%) OpenBSD
10 3 (3.19%) SUSE
10 3 (3.19%) Solaris
11 2 (2.13%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.13%) Android
11 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.06%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.06%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.66%) ITIL
2 25 (26.60%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (24.47%) Performance Analysis
4 22 (23.40%) Identity Management
4 22 (23.40%) Scrum
4 22 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (19.15%) Product Management
6 8 (8.51%) Database Tuning
6 8 (8.51%) Change Control
6 8 (8.51%) Data Security
6 8 (8.51%) Change Management
7 7 (7.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (7.45%) Configuration Management
7 7 (7.45%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.32%) Automated Testing
9 4 (4.26%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.26%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (4.26%) Operations Management
9 4 (4.26%) Business Continuity
9 4 (4.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.04%) Bash Shell
2 30 (31.91%) PHP
3 24 (25.53%) Perl
4 14 (14.89%) Python
5 8 (8.51%) Java
6 6 (6.38%) SQL
6 6 (6.38%) Ruby
7 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.06%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (23.40%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (11.70%) RHCE
3 6 (6.38%) Degree
3 6 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.26%) CCNA
5 3 (3.19%) MCSA
5 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.13%) CCDA
6 2 (2.13%) CCDE
6 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.13%) VCDX
7 1 (1.06%) VCP5
7 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.06%) PhD
7 1 (1.06%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 8 (8.51%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 45 (47.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (17.02%) Xen
3 13 (13.83%) Active Directory
4 8 (8.51%) ISA Server
5 7 (7.45%) Hyper-V
5 7 (7.45%) vSphere
6 6 (6.38%) Varnish
7 5 (5.32%) XenApp
8 4 (4.26%) XenDesktop
9 3 (3.19%) XenServer
10 2 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (2.13%) NFS
10 2 (2.13%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.06%) Samba
11 1 (1.06%) Terminal Services
11 1 (1.06%) Postfix
11 1 (1.06%) Dovecot
11 1 (1.06%) VirtualBox
11 1 (1.06%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 28 (29.79%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (28.72%) Puppet
3 24 (25.53%) Vagrant
4 9 (9.57%) Plesk
5 8 (8.51%) ARCserve
5 8 (8.51%) SCCM
6 7 (7.45%) Cobbler
7 4 (4.26%) Nagios
8 2 (2.13%) HAProxy
8 2 (2.13%) collectd
8 2 (2.13%) StatsD
9 1 (1.06%) HP SIM
9 1 (1.06%) SCOM
9 1 (1.06%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 49 (52.13%) VMware
2 27 (28.72%) Red Hat
3 14 (14.89%) Microsoft
4 10 (10.64%) F5
5 8 (8.51%) ServiceNow
5 8 (8.51%) Cisco
5 8 (8.51%) McAfee
5 8 (8.51%) Websense
6 7 (7.45%) HP
7 6 (6.38%) Oracle
8 5 (5.32%) Citrix
9 4 (4.26%) Juniper
9 4 (4.26%) IBM
9 4 (4.26%) Dell
10 2 (2.13%) EMC
10 2 (2.13%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.13%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.06%) Sun
11 1 (1.06%) SAP
11 1 (1.06%) CheckPoint
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £42,000 per annum £42K Circa + Bonus + Bens + Package
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