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 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 402 412 438
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +26
Permanent jobs citing KVM 45 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.11% 0.033%
As % of the System Software category 1.66% 1.06% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 43 16 7
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £6,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +33.33%
System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2708 2454 2453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.13% 10.74% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2219 2048 2132
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 16 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 16 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +34 34 £44,000 +633.33% 2
East Sussex - 4 £40,000 -
Surrey - 3 £57,500 -
Oxfordshire -15 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £36,500 -
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 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 81 (85.26%) Linux
2 49 (51.58%) VMware
3 45 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (46.32%) Apache
5 38 (40.00%) Windows
6 35 (36.84%) MySQL
7 33 (34.74%) Bash Shell
8 32 (33.68%) PHP
9 30 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
10 28 (29.47%) Drupal
10 28 (29.47%) ITIL
10 28 (29.47%) LAMP
11 27 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (28.42%) Puppet
12 26 (27.37%) Open Source
12 26 (27.37%) Jenkins
12 26 (27.37%) Vagrant
12 26 (27.37%) Git (software)
12 26 (27.37%) Red Hat
13 25 (26.32%) Performance Analysis
14 24 (25.26%) Bitbucket
14 24 (25.26%) REST
14 24 (25.26%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (25.26%) Scrum
14 24 (25.26%) ITIL Certification
14 24 (25.26%) XML
14 24 (25.26%) Identity Management
15 23 (24.21%) IIS
15 23 (24.21%) Perl
16 22 (23.16%) CentOS

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 44 (46.32%) Apache
2 28 (29.47%) Drupal
3 23 (24.21%) IIS
4 13 (13.68%) nginx
5 9 (9.47%) Tomcat
6 8 (8.42%) MS Exchange
7 7 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (6.32%) OpenStack
9 4 (4.21%) CMS
9 4 (4.21%) Alfresco
9 4 (4.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (14.74%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.47%) MS Visio
3 8 (8.42%) MS Office
4 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) SaaS
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.58%) DNS
2 10 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 10 (10.53%) Network Security
3 8 (8.42%) HTTP
4 7 (7.37%) Internet
4 7 (7.37%) SMTP
5 6 (6.32%) Firewall
6 4 (4.21%) BGP
6 4 (4.21%) SAN
6 4 (4.21%) LDAP
7 3 (3.16%) SSL
8 2 (2.11%) OSPF
8 2 (2.11%) DHCP
8 2 (2.11%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.11%) NAS
8 2 (2.11%) IMAP
8 2 (2.11%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.05%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.05%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (36.84%) MySQL
2 12 (12.63%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.47%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.21%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.11%) DB2
6 2 (2.11%) Informix
6 2 (2.11%) Redis
6 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.05%) HBase
7 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 26 (27.37%) Jenkins
1 26 (27.37%) Git (software)
2 24 (25.26%) Bitbucket
3 5 (5.26%) Subversion
4 2 (2.11%) Maven
General
1 9 (9.47%) Finance
2 2 (2.11%) Banking
3 1 (1.05%) Marketing
3 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (45.26%) Administrator
2 41 (43.16%) Linux Administrator
3 38 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
4 37 (38.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 13 (13.68%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (11.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (8.42%) Consultant
8 7 (7.37%) Server Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) Support Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) Linux Support Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) Linux Support
9 6 (6.32%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Services Delivery Manager
10 4 (4.21%) Service Manager
10 4 (4.21%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (4.21%) IT Services Delivery Manager
10 4 (4.21%) Operations Manager
10 4 (4.21%) IT Services Manager
11 3 (3.16%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (29.47%) LAMP
2 24 (25.26%) REST
2 24 (25.26%) XML
3 3 (3.16%) Web Services
4 1 (1.05%) YUI
4 1 (1.05%) jQuery
4 1 (1.05%) Ajax
4 1 (1.05%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.37%) Open Source
2 3 (3.16%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.11%) E-Learning
3 2 (2.11%) VHDL
3 2 (2.11%) Verilog
3 2 (2.11%) Device Driver
3 2 (2.11%) Firmware
3 2 (2.11%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (2.11%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.05%) PKI
4 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.05%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.05%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 81 (85.26%) Linux
2 38 (40.00%) Windows
3 22 (23.16%) CentOS
4 16 (16.84%) UNIX
5 15 (15.79%) Debian
5 15 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (13.68%) FreeBSD
7 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (9.47%) Ubuntu
9 5 (5.26%) OpenBSD
10 3 (3.16%) Solaris
10 3 (3.16%) SUSE
11 2 (2.11%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (2.11%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (2.11%) Android
12 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (1.05%) AIX
12 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.47%) ITIL
2 27 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (26.32%) Performance Analysis
4 24 (25.26%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (25.26%) Scrum
4 24 (25.26%) Identity Management
5 20 (21.05%) Product Management
6 8 (8.42%) Database Tuning
7 7 (7.37%) Change Control
7 7 (7.37%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.37%) Change Management
7 7 (7.37%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (7.37%) Data Security
7 7 (7.37%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.26%) Automated Testing
8 5 (5.26%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.21%) Business Continuity
9 4 (4.21%) Service Management
9 4 (4.21%) Operations Management
9 4 (4.21%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.74%) Bash Shell
2 32 (33.68%) PHP
3 23 (24.21%) Perl
4 14 (14.74%) Python
5 8 (8.42%) Java
6 6 (6.32%) SQL
6 6 (6.32%) Ruby
7 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.11%) C
9 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (25.26%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (11.58%) RHCE
3 7 (7.37%) Degree
4 6 (6.32%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.21%) CCNA
6 3 (3.16%) MCSA
6 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.11%) CCDA
7 2 (2.11%) PhD
7 2 (2.11%) VCDX
7 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.11%) CCDE
7 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.05%) VCP5
8 1 (1.05%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) PCI DSS
1 7 (7.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 45 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (17.89%) Xen
3 12 (12.63%) Active Directory
4 7 (7.37%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.37%) vSphere
4 7 (7.37%) ISA Server
5 6 (6.32%) Varnish
6 5 (5.26%) XenApp
7 4 (4.21%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.16%) XenServer
9 2 (2.11%) VMware ESX
9 2 (2.11%) NFS
9 2 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.05%) Postfix
10 1 (1.05%) Dovecot
10 1 (1.05%) VirtualBox
10 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.05%) Samba
Systems Management
1 30 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (28.42%) Puppet
3 26 (27.37%) Vagrant
4 9 (9.47%) Plesk
5 7 (7.37%) SCCM
5 7 (7.37%) Cobbler
5 7 (7.37%) ARCserve
6 4 (4.21%) Nagios
7 2 (2.11%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.11%) collectd
7 2 (2.11%) StatsD
8 1 (1.05%) OpenNMS
8 1 (1.05%) SCOM
8 1 (1.05%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 49 (51.58%) VMware
2 26 (27.37%) Red Hat
3 13 (13.68%) Microsoft
4 9 (9.47%) F5
5 7 (7.37%) ServiceNow
5 7 (7.37%) HP
5 7 (7.37%) Cisco
5 7 (7.37%) McAfee
5 7 (7.37%) Websense
6 6 (6.32%) Oracle
7 5 (5.26%) Citrix
8 4 (4.21%) Juniper
8 4 (4.21%) IBM
8 4 (4.21%) Dell
9 2 (2.11%) EMC
9 2 (2.11%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.11%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.05%) Veeam
10 1 (1.05%) SAP
10 1 (1.05%) Sun
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £40,000 per annum £40K Circa + Bonus + Bens + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
BELL MICROSYSTEMS LTD
Salary: £20,000 per annum + bens immediate start
Posted: 20 days ago