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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 413 409 403
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing KVM 29 40 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 1.01% 1.40% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 37
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £30,700 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
2880 2859 2706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.74% 12.26% 12.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2386 2315 2326
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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
Surrey +18 12 £44,000 -6.13% 1
Berkshire -15 8 £32,500 -22.61%
East Sussex +33 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Oxfordshire - 2 £47,500 - 2
West Sussex - 1 £29,000 -
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KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 68 (78.16%) Linux
2 66 (75.86%) VMware
3 63 (72.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 46 (52.87%) Python
4 46 (52.87%) MySQL
5 45 (51.72%) Puppet
6 38 (43.68%) Perl
7 30 (34.48%) Java
7 30 (34.48%) Red Hat
8 29 (33.33%) DNS
8 29 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 28 (32.18%) Ubuntu
10 27 (31.03%) Ruby
10 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (31.03%) BGP
11 26 (29.89%) VPN
11 26 (29.89%) HTTP
11 26 (29.89%) Firewall
12 25 (28.74%) PostgreSQL
12 25 (28.74%) Xen
13 24 (27.59%) SMTP
14 23 (26.44%) Apache
15 22 (25.29%) Configuration Management
16 21 (24.14%) TCP/IP
17 20 (22.99%) Amazon AWS
17 20 (22.99%) Git (software)
18 18 (20.69%) MPLS
18 18 (20.69%) Telecoms
18 18 (20.69%) Debian
19 17 (19.54%) OSPF

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 23 (26.44%) Apache
2 15 (17.24%) Tomcat
3 13 (14.94%) nginx
4 5 (5.75%) MS Exchange
5 4 (4.60%) OpenStack
6 3 (3.45%) IIS
7 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.15%) Jetty
Applications
1 14 (16.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.99%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (12.64%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (5.75%) Responsys
3 5 (5.75%) Taleo
4 3 (3.45%) SaaS
5 2 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.15%) Google Apps
6 1 (1.15%) Office 365
6 1 (1.15%) Route 53
6 1 (1.15%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 29 (33.33%) DNS
2 27 (31.03%) BGP
3 26 (29.89%) HTTP
3 26 (29.89%) VPN
3 26 (29.89%) Firewall
4 24 (27.59%) SMTP
5 21 (24.14%) TCP/IP
6 18 (20.69%) MPLS
7 17 (19.54%) OSPF
8 14 (16.09%) IMAP
8 14 (16.09%) Network Security
9 9 (10.34%) VLAN
10 6 (6.90%) SAN
11 5 (5.75%) iSCSI
12 3 (3.45%) NAS
12 3 (3.45%) DHCP
13 2 (2.30%) Software-Defined Networking
14 1 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
14 1 (1.15%) Wireless
14 1 (1.15%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (52.87%) MySQL
2 25 (28.74%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (14.94%) Relational Database
4 8 (9.20%) MongoDB
4 8 (9.20%) Redis
5 5 (5.75%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.75%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (22.99%) Git (software)
2 16 (18.39%) Jenkins
3 14 (16.09%) Subversion
4 10 (11.49%) Maven
5 2 (2.30%) Selenium
6 1 (1.15%) Ant
6 1 (1.15%) JIRA
6 1 (1.15%) Redmine
General
1 18 (20.69%) Telecoms
2 17 (19.54%) Marketing
3 8 (9.20%) Finance
4 2 (2.30%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 34 (39.08%) Systems Administrator
1 34 (39.08%) Administrator
2 25 (28.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 25 (28.74%) Linux Administrator
3 16 (18.39%) Senior Manager
3 16 (18.39%) Marketing Manager
4 14 (16.09%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (11.49%) UNIX Administrator
5 10 (11.49%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 10 (11.49%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (10.34%) Linux Support Engineer
6 9 (10.34%) Support Engineer
6 9 (10.34%) Linux Support
7 7 (8.05%) Network Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) Service Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
11 2 (2.30%) Software Test Engineer
11 2 (2.30%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.05%) Web Services
2 6 (6.90%) LAMP
3 2 (2.30%) Software Packaging
3 2 (2.30%) Gherkin
3 2 (2.30%) HTML
3 2 (2.30%) CSS
3 2 (2.30%) jQuery
3 2 (2.30%) RESTful
3 2 (2.30%) HTML5
4 1 (1.15%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.15%) MAPI
4 1 (1.15%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 29 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.34%) Public Cloud
3 8 (9.20%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.05%) Enterprise Cloud
5 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.75%) Statistics
5 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.60%) Clustering
7 2 (2.30%) iPad
7 2 (2.30%) User Experience
8 1 (1.15%) CMDB
8 1 (1.15%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 68 (78.16%) Linux
2 28 (32.18%) Ubuntu
3 18 (20.69%) Debian
4 17 (19.54%) UNIX
4 17 (19.54%) Windows
4 17 (19.54%) CentOS
4 17 (19.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.75%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (2.30%) FreeBSD
7 2 (2.30%) Fedora
7 2 (2.30%) Solaris
7 2 (2.30%) SUSE
8 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.15%) AIX
8 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.29%) Configuration Management
3 15 (17.24%) DevOps
4 10 (11.49%) Load Balancing
5 8 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (9.20%) Server Building
6 7 (8.05%) Patch Management
7 5 (5.75%) Line Management
7 5 (5.75%) Performance Management
8 3 (3.45%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.30%) Software Testing
9 2 (2.30%) Manual Testing
9 2 (2.30%) Test Management
9 2 (2.30%) Test Scripting
9 2 (2.30%) ITIL
9 2 (2.30%) Open Source
9 2 (2.30%) BDD
9 2 (2.30%) High Availability
9 2 (2.30%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.30%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (52.87%) Python
2 38 (43.68%) Perl
3 30 (34.48%) Java
4 27 (31.03%) Ruby
5 13 (14.94%) Bash Shell
6 10 (11.49%) Shell Script
7 9 (10.34%) PHP
8 6 (6.90%) C
9 4 (4.60%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.49%) RHCE
1 10 (11.49%) Degree
2 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.05%) CCNA
3 7 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.75%) MySQL Certification
4 5 (5.75%) IC3 Certification
5 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.60%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.15%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.49%) QA
System Software
1 63 (72.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (28.74%) Xen
3 12 (13.79%) Hyper-V
4 9 (10.34%) Active Directory
5 5 (5.75%) XenServer
5 5 (5.75%) VirtualBox
6 4 (4.60%) Ceph
7 3 (3.45%) vSphere
8 2 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.15%) Varnish
9 1 (1.15%) LXC
9 1 (1.15%) iptables
9 1 (1.15%) vCloud
9 1 (1.15%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 45 (51.72%) Puppet
2 13 (14.94%) Nagios
3 6 (6.90%) Graphite
4 5 (5.75%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (4.60%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (4.60%) Icinga
6 3 (3.45%) cPanel
6 3 (3.45%) Webmin
6 3 (3.45%) Plesk
6 3 (3.45%) Opsview
7 2 (2.30%) Cobbler
7 2 (2.30%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.30%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.15%) collectd
8 1 (1.15%) StatsD
8 1 (1.15%) Ansible
8 1 (1.15%) logstash
8 1 (1.15%) Salt
8 1 (1.15%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.15%) Cacti
Vendors
1 66 (75.86%) VMware
2 30 (34.48%) Red Hat
3 16 (18.39%) Microsoft
4 13 (14.94%) Citrix
5 10 (11.49%) Juniper
5 10 (11.49%) Google
6 9 (10.34%) Oracle
7 8 (9.20%) Percona
8 5 (5.75%) Eloqua
8 5 (5.75%) Sun
8 5 (5.75%) HP
9 4 (4.60%) IBM
9 4 (4.60%) EMC
10 3 (3.45%) Apple
11 2 (2.30%) WatchGuard
11 2 (2.30%) Cisco
12 1 (1.15%) Dell
12 1 (1.15%) NETGEAR
12 1 (1.15%) Kaspersky
12 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
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