The table below looks at the statistics for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 199 213 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing KVM 10 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.22% 0.080% -
As % of the System Software category 1.72% 0.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Average salary £37,000 £52,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
KVM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

System Software Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
581 572 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 12.51% 11.40% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 513 460 453
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing KVM across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

KVM Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

KVM
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing KVM across the Surrey region.

KVM Salary Trend in Surrey

KVM
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing KVM across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

KVM Salary Histogram in Surrey

KVM
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
Guildford - 3 £23,600 -
Woking - 3 £47,000 -
Leatherhead -3 1 £60,000 +29.03%
Thames Ditton - 1 £25,000 -
KVM
South East

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 23 (95.83%) Linux
2 22 (91.67%) VMware
3 19 (79.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (70.83%) Perl
4 17 (70.83%) Red Hat
4 17 (70.83%) Bash Shell
5 16 (66.67%) MySQL
6 15 (62.50%) Python
6 15 (62.50%) Puppet
7 14 (58.33%) PHP
7 14 (58.33%) Nagios
8 13 (54.17%) Apache
8 13 (54.17%) Citrix
8 13 (54.17%) DevOps
9 12 (50.00%) Windows
9 12 (50.00%) DNS
9 12 (50.00%) CentOS
10 11 (45.83%) DHCP
10 11 (45.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (45.83%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (41.67%) HTTP
11 10 (41.67%) Internet
12 8 (33.33%) nginx
13 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
13 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (25.00%) Web Services
14 6 (25.00%) FreeBSD
14 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
14 6 (25.00%) Percona
15 4 (16.67%) IIS

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 13 (54.17%) Apache
2 8 (33.33%) nginx
3 4 (16.67%) IIS
4 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.17%) Jetty
5 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Google Apps
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) DNS
2 11 (45.83%) DHCP
3 10 (41.67%) HTTP
3 10 (41.67%) Internet
4 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.50%) Firewall
6 2 (8.33%) NAS
6 2 (8.33%) SAN
7 1 (4.17%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (4.17%) Wireless
7 1 (4.17%) BIG-IP
7 1 (4.17%) IMAP
7 1 (4.17%) Network Security
7 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
7 1 (4.17%) VPN
7 1 (4.17%) SSL
7 1 (4.17%) SNMP
7 1 (4.17%) POP3
7 1 (4.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Redis
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Systems Administrator
1 15 (62.50%) Administrator
2 9 (37.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 9 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) MAPI
2 1 (4.17%) LAMP
2 1 (4.17%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Linux
2 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) CentOS
3 11 (45.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (25.00%) FreeBSD
6 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (12.50%) Solaris
8 2 (8.33%) SUSE
8 2 (8.33%) Debian
8 2 (8.33%) Fedora
8 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
8 2 (8.33%) UNIX
9 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) DevOps
2 4 (16.67%) Security Testing
2 4 (16.67%) Information Assurance
2 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) OOP
5 1 (4.17%) OO
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) High Availability
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) Perl
1 17 (70.83%) Bash Shell
2 15 (62.50%) Python
3 14 (58.33%) PHP
4 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 3 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (4.17%) C
6 1 (4.17%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) RHCE
1 4 (16.67%) RHCSA
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.50%) XenServer
5 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.17%) VirtualBox
6 1 (4.17%) vCloud
6 1 (4.17%) pfSense
6 1 (4.17%) iptables
6 1 (4.17%) vSphere
6 1 (4.17%) Varnish
6 1 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (62.50%) Puppet
2 14 (58.33%) Nagios
3 11 (45.83%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (16.67%) WSUS
5 3 (12.50%) Cobbler
6 2 (8.33%) Check_MK
6 2 (8.33%) HAProxy
7 1 (4.17%) collectd
7 1 (4.17%) StatsD
7 1 (4.17%) logstash
7 1 (4.17%) Salt
7 1 (4.17%) Opsview
7 1 (4.17%) Cacti
7 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
7 1 (4.17%) Graphite
7 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) VMware
2 17 (70.83%) Red Hat
3 13 (54.17%) Citrix
4 6 (25.00%) Percona
5 3 (12.50%) IBM
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco
7 1 (4.17%) Juniper
7 1 (4.17%) HP
7 1 (4.17%) Dell
7 1 (4.17%) Rackspace
7 1 (4.17%) SaltStack
7 1 (4.17%) Apple
7 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.17%) Google
7 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard
7 1 (4.17%) NETGEAR
7 1 (4.17%) Kaspersky