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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 403 345 434
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +89
Permanent jobs citing KVM 42 79 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.38% 0.013%
As % of the System Software category 1.50% 2.99% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 33 72 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £46,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,700 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -8.90%
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
2796 2641 2579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.72% 12.57% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2260 2221 2272
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -30 19 £30,500 -26.06% 1
East Sussex -22 13 £42,500 +6.25%
Buckinghamshire +1 4 - -
Kent +5 2 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire +5 2 £55,000 -
Surrey -9 2 - - 1
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 56 (70.00%) Linux
2 44 (55.00%) Windows
3 39 (48.75%) MySQL
4 37 (46.25%) VMware
5 35 (43.75%) Perl
6 34 (42.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 32 (40.00%) Configuration Management
8 30 (37.50%) Python
9 29 (36.25%) UNIX
9 29 (36.25%) Bash Shell
10 24 (30.00%) Red Hat
11 23 (28.75%) Open Source
12 21 (26.25%) Ubuntu
12 21 (26.25%) OpenStack
13 20 (25.00%) Active Directory
14 19 (23.75%) Apache
14 19 (23.75%) Ruby
14 19 (23.75%) Performance Monitoring
15 18 (22.50%) Windows 7
16 17 (21.25%) IIS
16 17 (21.25%) VoIP
16 17 (21.25%) Mac OS X
17 16 (20.00%) Workflow
17 16 (20.00%) CentOS
18 15 (18.75%) Relational Database
18 15 (18.75%) Node.js
18 15 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
18 15 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
18 15 (18.75%) RDBMS
19 14 (17.50%) DNS

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 21 (26.25%) OpenStack
2 19 (23.75%) Apache
3 17 (21.25%) IIS
4 15 (18.75%) Node.js
5 12 (15.00%) nginx
6 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (8.75%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.25%) Drupal
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (16.25%) MS Office
1 13 (16.25%) MS Visio
2 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) SaaS
2 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.25%) VoIP
2 14 (17.50%) DNS
3 13 (16.25%) Network Security
4 11 (13.75%) Internet
5 10 (12.50%) HTTP
6 7 (8.75%) Asterisk PBX
6 7 (8.75%) TCP/IP
6 7 (8.75%) SMTP
6 7 (8.75%) SSL
7 6 (7.50%) Firewall
8 5 (6.25%) LDAP
9 4 (5.00%) DHCP
10 3 (3.75%) SSH
10 3 (3.75%) SAN
11 2 (2.50%) IPsec
11 2 (2.50%) VRRP
11 2 (2.50%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (2.50%) iSCSI
11 2 (2.50%) VLAN
12 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (48.75%) MySQL
2 15 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 15 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (18.75%) RDBMS
3 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.25%) Big Data
4 1 (1.25%) HBase
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.25%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (15.00%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (43.75%) Systems Administrator
1 35 (43.75%) Administrator
2 29 (36.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 29 (36.25%) Linux Administrator
3 19 (23.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (21.25%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) Linux Support
5 9 (11.25%) Server Engineer
6 8 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 8 (10.00%) Linux Support Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Consultant
7 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.00%) Solaris Administrator
9 4 (5.00%) Windows Administrator
9 4 (5.00%) UNIX Administrator
10 3 (3.75%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) Web Services
2 2 (2.50%) LAMP
2 2 (2.50%) Memcached
3 1 (1.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.25%) REST
3 1 (1.25%) YUI
3 1 (1.25%) jQuery
3 1 (1.25%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.25%) Ajax
3 1 (1.25%) XML
3 1 (1.25%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.75%) Open Source
2 10 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 8 (10.00%) LPAR
4 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.75%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.50%) Clustering
6 2 (2.50%) Social Media
7 1 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.25%) VHDL
7 1 (1.25%) Verilog
7 1 (1.25%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.25%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 56 (70.00%) Linux
2 44 (55.00%) Windows
3 29 (36.25%) UNIX
4 21 (26.25%) Ubuntu
5 18 (22.50%) Windows 7
6 17 (21.25%) Mac OS X
7 16 (20.00%) CentOS
8 12 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (10.00%) Debian
9 8 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (8.75%) Solaris
11 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (6.25%) OpenBSD
12 5 (6.25%) FreeBSD
13 4 (5.00%) AIX
13 4 (5.00%) HPUX
13 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (2.50%) Android
14 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
14 2 (2.50%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 19 (23.75%) Performance Monitoring
3 16 (20.00%) Workflow
4 15 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (16.25%) Kalman Filter
6 13 (16.25%) Data Security
6 13 (16.25%) Change Management
7 11 (13.75%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (12.50%) ITIL
9 8 (10.00%) Validation
9 8 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (8.75%) Change Control
11 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
12 4 (5.00%) DevOps
13 3 (3.75%) Software Licensing
13 3 (3.75%) Business Continuity
13 3 (3.75%) Migration
14 2 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (43.75%) Perl
2 30 (37.50%) Python
3 29 (36.25%) Bash Shell
4 19 (23.75%) Ruby
5 8 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 7 (8.75%) PHP
7 2 (2.50%) Java
8 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.25%) SQL
8 1 (1.25%) VBScript
8 1 (1.25%) VB
8 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) CCNA
1 6 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (6.25%) Degree
3 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.75%) MCSA
5 2 (2.50%) RHCE
5 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.25%) MCSE
6 1 (1.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.25%) PCI DSS
1 13 (16.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (5.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 34 (42.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (16.25%) ISA Server
4 7 (8.75%) XenApp
5 5 (6.25%) NFS
6 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.75%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.75%) vSphere
6 3 (3.75%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.50%) Samba
7 2 (2.50%) Xen
7 2 (2.50%) Squid
7 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.25%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.25%) QEMU
8 1 (1.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 14 (17.50%) SCCM
2 10 (12.50%) Puppet
3 7 (8.75%) ARCserve
4 6 (7.50%) Nagios
4 6 (7.50%) Plesk
5 4 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (2.50%) Ansible
6 2 (2.50%) HAProxy
6 2 (2.50%) Check_MK
7 1 (1.25%) Opsview
7 1 (1.25%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.25%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.25%) Cacti
7 1 (1.25%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 37 (46.25%) VMware
2 24 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 13 (16.25%) ServiceNow
3 13 (16.25%) McAfee
3 13 (16.25%) Websense
3 13 (16.25%) Cisco
4 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
4 11 (13.75%) HP
5 10 (12.50%) Citrix
6 7 (8.75%) F5
7 3 (3.75%) Percona
8 2 (2.50%) Dell
8 2 (2.50%) EMC
9 1 (1.25%) Perforce
9 1 (1.25%) IBM
9 1 (1.25%) BMC
9 1 (1.25%) Siemens
9 1 (1.25%) Sun
9 1 (1.25%) Oracle
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