The table below looks at the statistics for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 421 430 441
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs citing KVM 20 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 0.79% 0.86% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 29
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,350 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £60,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
KVM
England

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

System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2526 3016 3017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.67% 14.51% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2176 2523 2429
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing KVM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire +5 8 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire -14 5 £57,500 +21.05%
Surrey +14 3 £60,000 +4.34% 1
East Sussex +4 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Hampshire +2 1 £45,000 +28.57%
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 South East region with a requirement for KVM.

1 45 (95.74%) Linux
2 30 (63.83%) Python
3 29 (61.70%) VMware
4 28 (59.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (55.32%) Puppet
5 26 (55.32%) Opscode Chef
6 25 (53.19%) Bash Shell
7 21 (44.68%) Amazon AWS
8 18 (38.30%) High Availability
8 18 (38.30%) OpenStack
8 18 (38.30%) SQL
9 15 (31.91%) MySQL
9 15 (31.91%) Ansible
10 14 (29.79%) DevOps
10 14 (29.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (29.79%) LAMP
11 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (27.66%) Apache
11 13 (27.66%) Windows
11 13 (27.66%) Red Hat
11 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
11 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
11 13 (27.66%) Jenkins
12 12 (25.53%) Docker
12 12 (25.53%) Marketing
12 12 (25.53%) Configuration Management
13 11 (23.40%) Subversion
13 11 (23.40%) SOA
13 11 (23.40%) Hadoop
13 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 18 (38.30%) OpenStack
2 13 (27.66%) Apache
3 10 (21.28%) nginx
4 8 (17.02%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.13%) CloudStack
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 21 (44.68%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (21.28%) IaaS
3 10 (21.28%) PaaS
4 4 (8.51%) SaaS
5 3 (6.38%) GitHub
6 1 (2.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) IPv4
2 9 (19.15%) HTTP
3 7 (14.89%) LDAP
4 6 (12.77%) BGP
4 6 (12.77%) OSPF
5 5 (10.64%) DNS
5 5 (10.64%) Kerberos
6 4 (8.51%) SAN
6 4 (8.51%) SSH
7 3 (6.38%) Firewall
8 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
8 2 (4.26%) VoIP
9 1 (2.13%) 802.11
9 1 (2.13%) DHCP
9 1 (2.13%) HTTPS
9 1 (2.13%) Internet
9 1 (2.13%) SSL
9 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.13%) VPN
9 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) MySQL
2 11 (23.40%) Hadoop
3 10 (21.28%) Big Data
4 9 (19.15%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (17.02%) MongoDB
5 8 (17.02%) Redis
5 8 (17.02%) Riak
6 3 (6.38%) MariaDB
7 1 (2.13%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
1 13 (27.66%) Jenkins
2 11 (23.40%) Subversion
3 8 (17.02%) Bugzilla
3 8 (17.02%) JIRA
3 8 (17.02%) Selenium
3 8 (17.02%) Trac
4 1 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 12 (25.53%) Marketing
2 10 (21.28%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Administrator
2 12 (25.53%) DevOps Administrator
2 12 (25.53%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (23.40%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (23.40%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 11 (23.40%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (23.40%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 9 (19.15%) Developer
5 8 (17.02%) Marketing Administrator
6 7 (14.89%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Hadoop Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Open Source Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Senior DevOps
9 4 (8.51%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 4 (8.51%) Ubuntu Engineer
10 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) LAMP
2 8 (17.02%) AngularJS
2 8 (17.02%) HTML
2 8 (17.02%) JSON
2 8 (17.02%) Kafka
2 8 (17.02%) REST
2 8 (17.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (17.02%) WebSockets
2 8 (17.02%) XML
3 5 (10.64%) libvirt
4 2 (4.26%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (2.13%) .NET
5 1 (2.13%) 802.1X
5 1 (2.13%) Middleware
5 1 (2.13%) Node.js
5 1 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) PKI
2 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.64%) Clustering
4 4 (8.51%) Hedge funds
5 2 (4.26%) iPad
6 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (95.74%) Linux
2 14 (29.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (27.66%) Windows
4 6 (12.77%) Ubuntu
5 5 (10.64%) Unix
5 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
6 4 (8.51%) FreeBSD
6 4 (8.51%) OpenBSD
7 3 (6.38%) AIX
7 3 (6.38%) CentOS
8 2 (4.26%) Debian
8 2 (4.26%) Fedora
8 2 (4.26%) SUSE
9 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) High Availability
2 14 (29.79%) DevOps
3 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (25.53%) Configuration Management
5 11 (23.40%) SOA
6 10 (21.28%) Open Source
6 10 (21.28%) Test Automation
7 9 (19.15%) Virtual Environments
8 8 (17.02%) Automated Testing
8 8 (17.02%) Defensive Programming
8 8 (17.02%) Logistics
8 8 (17.02%) Memory Management
8 8 (17.02%) User Stories
9 6 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
11 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (6.38%) Open Source Development
12 2 (4.26%) Automation Testing
12 2 (4.26%) Presales
12 2 (4.26%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 30 (63.83%) Python
2 25 (53.19%) Bash Shell
3 18 (38.30%) SQL
4 10 (21.28%) Java
4 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.02%) PHP
6 7 (14.89%) Perl
7 5 (10.64%) Ruby
8 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
3 3 (6.38%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) RHCE
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.13%) CCIE
5 1 (2.13%) CCNA
5 1 (2.13%) CCNP
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) VCAP
5 1 (2.13%) VCDX
5 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (59.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (25.53%) Docker
3 10 (21.28%) VirtualBox
4 8 (17.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 8 (17.02%) HDFS
5 6 (12.77%) Ceph
6 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
6 5 (10.64%) QEMU
7 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
7 3 (6.38%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (4.26%) Squid
8 2 (4.26%) vSphere
8 2 (4.26%) Xen
8 2 (4.26%) XenServer
9 1 (2.13%) Corosync
9 1 (2.13%) iptables
9 1 (2.13%) oVirt
9 1 (2.13%) Postfix
9 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
9 1 (2.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 26 (55.32%) Opscode Chef
1 26 (55.32%) Puppet
2 15 (31.91%) Ansible
3 8 (17.02%) Ambari
3 8 (17.02%) Hadoop YARN
3 8 (17.02%) Kibana
4 4 (8.51%) CFEngine
4 4 (8.51%) Ganeti
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle ZFS
4 4 (8.51%) ZABBIX
5 3 (6.38%) Cacti
5 3 (6.38%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (6.38%) HAProxy
5 3 (6.38%) Nagios
6 1 (2.13%) Pacemaker
6 1 (2.13%) Salt
6 1 (2.13%) SELinux
Vendors
1 29 (61.70%) VMware
2 13 (27.66%) Red Hat
3 7 (14.89%) Cisco
3 7 (14.89%) Oracle
4 5 (10.64%) HP
4 5 (10.64%) NetApp
5 3 (6.38%) EMC
5 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.13%) 3Com
6 1 (2.13%) Apple
6 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.13%) Citrix
6 1 (2.13%) Dell
6 1 (2.13%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (2.13%) F5
6 1 (2.13%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.13%) Google
6 1 (2.13%) IBM
6 1 (2.13%) Juniper
6 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago