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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 413 437 442
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +5
Permanent jobs citing KVM 18 32 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.099% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 0.71% 1.05% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 32
Median salary £43,250 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £26,540 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
2531 3043 2965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.93% 14.29% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2201 2536 2427
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +19 11 £40,000 +23.07% 3
East Sussex +2 3 £55,000 +29.41%
Surrey +25 2 £60,000 +63.04%
Oxfordshire -6 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 39 (97.50%) Linux
2 28 (70.00%) VMware
2 28 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (65.00%) Python
4 25 (62.50%) Bash Shell
5 22 (55.00%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (50.00%) Puppet
7 18 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (45.00%) SQL
8 17 (42.50%) DevOps
8 17 (42.50%) High Availability
9 16 (40.00%) MySQL
10 15 (37.50%) OpenStack
11 14 (35.00%) Jenkins
11 14 (35.00%) LAMP
12 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
12 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
12 13 (32.50%) Docker
13 12 (30.00%) Subversion
13 12 (30.00%) Marketing
13 12 (30.00%) Windows
14 11 (27.50%) Apache
14 11 (27.50%) SOA
14 11 (27.50%) Red Hat
14 11 (27.50%) Configuration Management
14 11 (27.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (25.00%) VirtualBox
15 10 (25.00%) PaaS

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 15 (37.50%) OpenStack
2 11 (27.50%) Apache
3 9 (22.50%) nginx
4 8 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.50%) CloudStack
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
1 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 22 (55.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (25.00%) IaaS
3 10 (25.00%) PaaS
4 3 (7.50%) GitHub
4 3 (7.50%) SaaS
5 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.50%) Google Apps
5 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) IPv4
2 8 (20.00%) HTTP
3 4 (10.00%) DNS
3 4 (10.00%) Firewall
3 4 (10.00%) SAN
4 3 (7.50%) BGP
4 3 (7.50%) DHCP
4 3 (7.50%) LDAP
4 3 (7.50%) Network Security
4 3 (7.50%) OSPF
4 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.50%) VPN
5 2 (5.00%) DKIM
5 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (5.00%) FTP
5 2 (5.00%) Kerberos
5 2 (5.00%) LAN
5 2 (5.00%) SSL
5 2 (5.00%) VoIP
5 2 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) MySQL
2 10 (25.00%) Big Data
2 10 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 8 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 8 (20.00%) Redis
3 8 (20.00%) Riak
4 3 (7.50%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
3 12 (30.00%) Subversion
4 10 (25.00%) JIRA
5 8 (20.00%) Bugzilla
5 8 (20.00%) Selenium
5 8 (20.00%) Trac
6 1 (2.50%) Gerrit
6 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 12 (30.00%) Marketing
2 10 (25.00%) Law
3 2 (5.00%) Billing
3 2 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Administrator
2 14 (35.00%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (32.50%) DevOps Administrator
4 11 (27.50%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (27.50%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 11 (27.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 11 (27.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 9 (22.50%) Developer
6 8 (20.00%) Marketing Administrator
7 6 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (10.00%) Open Source Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
10 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (7.50%) Linux Support
10 3 (7.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 3 (7.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (7.50%) Support Specialist
10 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) LAMP
2 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 8 (20.00%) HTML
2 8 (20.00%) JSON
2 8 (20.00%) Kafka
2 8 (20.00%) REST
2 8 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (20.00%) WebSockets
2 8 (20.00%) XML
3 4 (10.00%) libvirt
4 2 (5.00%) CAdES
4 2 (5.00%) PAdES
4 2 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (5.00%) XAdES
5 1 (2.50%) .NET
5 1 (2.50%) 802.1X
5 1 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (2.50%) Middleware
5 1 (2.50%) Node.js
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) PKI
2 3 (7.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (97.50%) Linux
2 12 (30.00%) Windows
3 11 (27.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.00%) FreeBSD
5 4 (10.00%) OpenBSD
6 3 (7.50%) AIX
6 3 (7.50%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.00%) CentOS
7 2 (5.00%) Unix
8 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) DevOps
1 17 (42.50%) High Availability
2 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) Configuration Management
3 11 (27.50%) SOA
4 10 (25.00%) Open Source
4 10 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 9 (22.50%) Virtual Environments
6 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 8 (20.00%) Defensive Programming
6 8 (20.00%) Logistics
6 8 (20.00%) Memory Management
6 8 (20.00%) User Stories
7 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.50%) ITIL
8 3 (7.50%) Open Source Development
8 3 (7.50%) Project Management
9 2 (5.00%) Automation Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) Python
2 25 (62.50%) Bash Shell
3 18 (45.00%) SQL
4 10 (25.00%) Java
4 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.50%) Perl
5 5 (12.50%) Ruby
6 4 (10.00%) PHP
7 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.50%) C
8 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
2 10 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) RHCE
4 1 (2.50%) CCNA
4 1 (2.50%) CCNP
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.50%) MCSE
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 28 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (32.50%) Docker
3 10 (25.00%) VirtualBox
4 8 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 8 (20.00%) HDFS
5 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
6 4 (10.00%) Ceph
6 4 (10.00%) QEMU
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (5.00%) Xen
8 2 (5.00%) XenServer
9 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
9 1 (2.50%) oVirt
9 1 (2.50%) Postfix
9 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
9 1 (2.50%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (50.00%) Puppet
2 18 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (25.00%) Ansible
4 8 (20.00%) Ambari
4 8 (20.00%) Hadoop YARN
4 8 (20.00%) Kibana
5 4 (10.00%) CFEngine
5 4 (10.00%) Ganeti
6 3 (7.50%) Cacti
6 3 (7.50%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (7.50%) Nagios
6 3 (7.50%) ZABBIX
7 2 (5.00%) Backup Exec
7 2 (5.00%) Rundeck
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) VMware
2 11 (27.50%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.00%) HP
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle
4 3 (7.50%) EMC
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) Google
6 1 (2.50%) 3Com
6 1 (2.50%) Apple
6 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix
6 1 (2.50%) Dell
6 1 (2.50%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (2.50%) NetApp
6 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago