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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 411 427 431
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Permanent jobs citing KVM 24 33 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 0.93% 1.14% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 33
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £34,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
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
2577 2886 2948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.14% 14.07% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2205 2394 2376
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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
Surrey +15 8 £55,000 +4.76%
Berkshire +8 7 £50,000 - 2
Oxfordshire -3 6 £57,500 +53.33%
Hampshire -5 2 £47,500 +35.71% 1
East Sussex - 1 £55,000 -
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 (95.83%) Linux
2 29 (60.42%) Python
3 25 (52.08%) VMware
3 25 (52.08%) Puppet
4 24 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (43.75%) OpenStack
5 21 (43.75%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (41.67%) Bash Shell
7 18 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (37.50%) High Availability
8 17 (35.42%) Amazon AWS
8 17 (35.42%) Red Hat
9 15 (31.25%) Apache
9 15 (31.25%) Windows
10 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (29.17%) Git (software)
10 14 (29.17%) Jenkins
11 13 (27.08%) Docker
11 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (27.08%) Security Cleared
11 13 (27.08%) Subversion
11 13 (27.08%) SQL
12 12 (25.00%) SOA
12 12 (25.00%) Configuration Management
12 12 (25.00%) Hadoop
13 11 (22.92%) Test Automation
13 11 (22.92%) nginx
13 11 (22.92%) PaaS
13 11 (22.92%) Open Source
13 11 (22.92%) VirtualBox

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 (43.75%) OpenStack
2 15 (31.25%) Apache
3 11 (22.92%) nginx
4 9 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.08%) CloudStack
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (35.42%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (22.92%) IaaS
3 11 (22.92%) PaaS
4 4 (8.33%) SaaS
5 3 (6.25%) GitHub
6 1 (2.08%) Google Apps
6 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) IPv4
2 10 (20.83%) HTTP
3 9 (18.75%) LDAP
4 7 (14.58%) BGP
4 7 (14.58%) OSPF
5 6 (12.50%) DNS
5 6 (12.50%) Kerberos
6 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
7 4 (8.33%) Firewall
7 4 (8.33%) SSH
8 3 (6.25%) SAN
9 2 (4.17%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (4.17%) Ethernet
9 2 (4.17%) VoIP
10 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (2.08%) Network Security
10 1 (2.08%) VLAN
10 1 (2.08%) VSAT
10 1 (2.08%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 11 (22.92%) Big Data
3 10 (20.83%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (18.75%) MongoDB
4 9 (18.75%) MySQL
4 9 (18.75%) Redis
4 9 (18.75%) Riak
5 3 (6.25%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.08%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 14 (29.17%) Git (software)
1 14 (29.17%) Jenkins
2 13 (27.08%) Subversion
3 9 (18.75%) Bugzilla
3 9 (18.75%) JIRA
3 9 (18.75%) Selenium
3 9 (18.75%) Trac
4 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (12.50%) Marketing
2 4 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Administrator
3 10 (20.83%) Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (14.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (14.58%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 6 (12.50%) DevOps Administrator
7 5 (10.42%) Hadoop Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Linux DevOps Administrator
7 5 (10.42%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (10.42%) Open Source Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Big Data Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 4 (8.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (8.33%) Ubuntu Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) AngularJS
1 9 (18.75%) HTML
1 9 (18.75%) JSON
1 9 (18.75%) Kafka
1 9 (18.75%) REST
1 9 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 9 (18.75%) WebSockets
1 9 (18.75%) XML
2 8 (16.67%) LAMP
3 5 (10.42%) libvirt
4 3 (6.25%) OpenVZ
5 2 (4.17%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (2.08%) .NET
6 1 (2.08%) 802.1X
6 1 (2.08%) Middleware
6 1 (2.08%) Node.js
6 1 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) PKI
2 8 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.42%) Clustering
3 5 (10.42%) Hedge funds
4 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.25%) iPad
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) Fintech
5 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (95.83%) Linux
2 18 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (31.25%) Windows
4 6 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 6 (12.50%) Unix
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server
6 4 (8.33%) CentOS
6 4 (8.33%) FreeBSD
6 4 (8.33%) OpenBSD
7 2 (4.17%) AIX
7 2 (4.17%) Debian
7 2 (4.17%) Fedora
7 2 (4.17%) SUSE
8 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) High Availability
2 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 12 (25.00%) SOA
4 11 (22.92%) Open Source
4 11 (22.92%) Test Automation
5 9 (18.75%) Automated Testing
5 9 (18.75%) Defensive Programming
5 9 (18.75%) Logistics
5 9 (18.75%) Memory Management
5 9 (18.75%) User Stories
6 8 (16.67%) DevOps
7 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (8.33%) Open Source Development
9 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
10 2 (4.17%) Project Management
10 2 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (60.42%) Python
2 20 (41.67%) Bash Shell
3 13 (27.08%) SQL
4 11 (22.92%) Java
4 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
5 10 (20.83%) Perl
6 8 (16.67%) PHP
7 5 (10.42%) Ruby
8 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) RHCE
5 1 (2.08%) CCIE
5 1 (2.08%) CCNA
5 1 (2.08%) CCNP
5 1 (2.08%) MCSE
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.08%) VCAP
5 1 (2.08%) VCDX
5 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (27.08%) Docker
3 11 (22.92%) VirtualBox
4 9 (18.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 9 (18.75%) HDFS
5 7 (14.58%) Ceph
6 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 5 (10.42%) QEMU
8 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
9 3 (6.25%) Squid
9 3 (6.25%) Xen
10 2 (4.17%) iptables
10 2 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (4.17%) Postfix
10 2 (4.17%) vSphere
10 2 (4.17%) XenServer
11 1 (2.08%) Corosync
11 1 (2.08%) oVirt
11 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
11 1 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 25 (52.08%) Puppet
2 21 (43.75%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (20.83%) Ansible
4 9 (18.75%) Ambari
4 9 (18.75%) Hadoop YARN
4 9 (18.75%) Kibana
5 7 (14.58%) Nagios
6 4 (8.33%) Cacti
6 4 (8.33%) CFEngine
6 4 (8.33%) Ganeti
6 4 (8.33%) HAProxy
6 4 (8.33%) Oracle ZFS
6 4 (8.33%) ZABBIX
7 3 (6.25%) Cobbler
8 2 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (2.08%) Pacemaker
9 1 (2.08%) Salt
9 1 (2.08%) SELinux
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) VMware
2 17 (35.42%) Red Hat
3 7 (14.58%) Cisco
4 6 (12.50%) NetApp
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle
5 4 (8.33%) HP
5 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.17%) Citrix
6 2 (4.17%) EMC
6 2 (4.17%) Fidessa
6 2 (4.17%) Google
7 1 (2.08%) Apple
7 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.08%) Dell
7 1 (2.08%) F5
7 1 (2.08%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.08%) IBM
7 1 (2.08%) Juniper
7 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
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