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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 377 435 436
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +1
Permanent jobs citing KVM 22 32 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.97% 1.10% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 30
Median salary £51,500 £48,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.64% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £36,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,750 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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
2277 2911 3103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.06% 13.63% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1954 2490 2554
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +63 10 £51,500 +21.17%
Surrey +13 9 £53,750 +2.38% 1
Hampshire - 2 £26,250 - 1
Oxfordshire +35 1 £40,000 +14.28%
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 46 (97.87%) Linux
2 26 (55.32%) Red Hat
3 24 (51.06%) VMware
3 24 (51.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (48.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (44.68%) Puppet
5 21 (44.68%) Python
5 21 (44.68%) Apache
6 18 (38.30%) CentOS
7 17 (36.17%) Bash Shell
8 16 (34.04%) OpenStack
8 16 (34.04%) Perl
9 15 (31.91%) Ubuntu
9 15 (31.91%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (31.91%) Data Centre
10 14 (29.79%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (29.79%) Windows
11 13 (27.66%) MySQL
11 13 (27.66%) Firewall
12 12 (25.53%) PHP
13 11 (23.40%) Jenkins
13 11 (23.40%) Hyper-V
13 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
14 10 (21.28%) nginx
14 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (21.28%) SQL
15 9 (19.15%) DNS
15 9 (19.15%) LAMP
15 9 (19.15%) Selenium
15 9 (19.15%) MongoDB

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 21 (44.68%) Apache
2 16 (34.04%) OpenStack
3 10 (21.28%) nginx
4 6 (12.77%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
5 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.91%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (12.77%) IaaS
3 6 (12.77%) PaaS
4 5 (10.64%) SaaS
5 2 (4.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.13%) Office 365
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) Firewall
2 9 (19.15%) DNS
3 7 (14.89%) HTTP
3 7 (14.89%) IPv4
3 7 (14.89%) LDAP
3 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
4 6 (12.77%) BGP
4 6 (12.77%) OSPF
5 5 (10.64%) Kerberos
6 4 (8.51%) SSH
7 2 (4.26%) IPsec
7 2 (4.26%) LAN
7 2 (4.26%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (4.26%) SSL
7 2 (4.26%) VLAN
7 2 (4.26%) VPN
7 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.13%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (2.13%) LTE
8 1 (2.13%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) MySQL
2 9 (19.15%) MongoDB
2 9 (19.15%) Redis
3 8 (17.02%) Hadoop
4 7 (14.89%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (12.77%) Big Data
5 6 (12.77%) Riak
6 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.13%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
1 11 (23.40%) Jenkins
2 9 (19.15%) Selenium
3 7 (14.89%) Subversion
4 6 (12.77%) Bugzilla
4 6 (12.77%) JIRA
4 6 (12.77%) Trac
5 3 (6.38%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
1 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Law
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Linux Engineer
2 12 (25.53%) Administrator
3 11 (23.40%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (19.15%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (17.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (14.89%) Developer
7 6 (12.77%) Big Data Developer
7 6 (12.77%) Open Source Developer
7 6 (12.77%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 5 (10.64%) Storage Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Ubuntu Engineer
10 3 (6.38%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (6.38%) Network Engineer
11 2 (4.26%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 2 (4.26%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) LAMP
2 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
2 6 (12.77%) HTML
2 6 (12.77%) JSON
2 6 (12.77%) Kafka
2 6 (12.77%) REST
2 6 (12.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (12.77%) Web Services
2 6 (12.77%) WebSockets
2 6 (12.77%) XML
3 4 (8.51%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.13%) .NET
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.13%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.02%) iPad
3 7 (14.89%) Clustering
4 6 (12.77%) PKI
5 5 (10.64%) Hedge funds
6 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.13%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 46 (97.87%) Linux
2 24 (51.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (38.30%) CentOS
4 15 (31.91%) Ubuntu
5 14 (29.79%) Windows
6 8 (17.02%) Debian
7 6 (12.77%) Fedora
7 6 (12.77%) SUSE
8 5 (10.64%) Unix
9 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
9 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.15%) DevOps
2 9 (19.15%) High Availability
3 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
4 6 (12.77%) Automated Testing
4 6 (12.77%) Defensive Programming
4 6 (12.77%) Logistics
4 6 (12.77%) Memory Management
4 6 (12.77%) Open Source
4 6 (12.77%) Open Source Development
4 6 (12.77%) SOA
4 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
4 6 (12.77%) User Stories
5 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.51%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (6.38%) Server Building
7 3 (6.38%) Time Management
8 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.26%) Patch Management
8 2 (4.26%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) Python
2 17 (36.17%) Bash Shell
3 16 (34.04%) Perl
4 12 (25.53%) PHP
5 10 (21.28%) SQL
6 8 (17.02%) Java
7 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
7 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.13%) C#
8 1 (2.13%) C++
8 1 (2.13%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.38%) CCNA
4 1 (2.13%) CCIE
4 1 (2.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) VCAP
4 1 (2.13%) VCDX
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (48.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (23.40%) Hyper-V
3 7 (14.89%) Ceph
3 7 (14.89%) Docker
3 7 (14.89%) Squid
4 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
4 6 (12.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (12.77%) HDFS
4 6 (12.77%) VirtualBox
5 5 (10.64%) Xen
6 3 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (4.26%) iptables
7 2 (4.26%) QEMU
8 1 (2.13%) Corosync
8 1 (2.13%) NFS
8 1 (2.13%) oVirt
8 1 (2.13%) pfSense
8 1 (2.13%) Postfix
8 1 (2.13%) Samba
8 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (44.68%) Puppet
2 14 (29.79%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (17.02%) Ansible
3 8 (17.02%) HAProxy
3 8 (17.02%) Nagios
4 6 (12.77%) Ambari
4 6 (12.77%) Hadoop YARN
4 6 (12.77%) Kibana
5 4 (8.51%) Oracle ZFS
5 4 (8.51%) ZABBIX
6 3 (6.38%) Cobbler
7 1 (2.13%) Bacula
7 1 (2.13%) Cacti
7 1 (2.13%) cPanel
7 1 (2.13%) Graphite
7 1 (2.13%) Pacemaker
7 1 (2.13%) Plesk
7 1 (2.13%) Salt
7 1 (2.13%) SELinux
7 1 (2.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Red Hat
2 24 (51.06%) VMware
3 7 (14.89%) Cisco
4 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.64%) NetApp
4 5 (10.64%) Oracle
5 4 (8.51%) Citrix
6 3 (6.38%) Percona
7 2 (4.26%) Fidessa
7 2 (4.26%) Google
7 2 (4.26%) HP
8 1 (2.13%) Avaya
8 1 (2.13%) Dell
8 1 (2.13%) F5
8 1 (2.13%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.13%) IBM
8 1 (2.13%) Juniper
8 1 (2.13%) NetSuite
8 1 (2.13%) Sophos
8 1 (2.13%) Sun
Surrey
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago