The table below looks at the statistics for KVM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 230 256 266
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +10
Permanent jobs citing KVM 23 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.11% 0.015%
As % of the System Software category 3.25% 0.87% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 1
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +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 Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
707 923 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.36% 12.96% 12.58%
Number of salaries quoted 598 737 618
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

KVM Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

KVM
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

KVM Salary Trend in Yorkshire

KVM
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing KVM across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

KVM Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

KVM
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
West Yorkshire +24 20 £52,500 - 1
South Yorkshire +8 2 £60,000 +20.00% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 30 (96.77%) Linux
2 25 (80.65%) Bash Shell
3 24 (77.42%) Xen
4 23 (74.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (74.19%) VMware
5 21 (67.74%) Python
6 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
6 16 (51.61%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (48.39%) Puppet
8 14 (45.16%) Red Hat
8 14 (45.16%) Firewall
8 14 (45.16%) Perl
8 14 (45.16%) Docker
9 13 (41.94%) vSphere
10 12 (38.71%) NAS
10 12 (38.71%) SAN
10 12 (38.71%) DevOps
11 11 (35.48%) OpenStack
12 10 (32.26%) IaaS
12 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
12 10 (32.26%) Windows
12 10 (32.26%) SSL
12 10 (32.26%) Ruby
13 9 (29.03%) WAN
13 9 (29.03%) Unix
14 8 (25.81%) Debian
14 8 (25.81%) Nagios
14 8 (25.81%) MySQL
14 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
14 8 (25.81%) Cisco

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 11 (35.48%) OpenStack
2 7 (22.58%) CloudStack
3 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.45%) JBoss
4 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Pig
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) IaaS
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) Firewall
2 12 (38.71%) NAS
2 12 (38.71%) SAN
3 10 (32.26%) SSL
4 9 (29.03%) WAN
5 8 (25.81%) VPN
6 7 (22.58%) IPsec
6 7 (22.58%) LAN
6 7 (22.58%) Network Security
6 7 (22.58%) VoIP
7 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
8 2 (6.45%) DHCP
8 2 (6.45%) LDAP
8 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.23%) ATM
9 1 (3.23%) IPv6
9 1 (3.23%) L2TP
9 1 (3.23%) PPTP
9 1 (3.23%) Wireless
9 1 (3.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) MySQL
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Big Data
2 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.23%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.23%) Maven
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (25.81%) Administrator
3 8 (25.81%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (19.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (19.35%) Team Leader
5 4 (12.90%) Linux Scripter
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) ICT Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) ICT Technician
8 1 (3.23%) IT Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) IT Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) IT Support
8 1 (3.23%) Principal Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) ActiveMQ
1 6 (19.35%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (16.13%) LAMP
3 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
1 5 (16.13%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.23%) iPad
2 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
3 9 (29.03%) Unix
4 8 (25.81%) Debian
5 7 (22.58%) AIX
5 7 (22.58%) HPUX
5 7 (22.58%) Solaris
6 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (9.68%) CentOS
8 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
9 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) DevOps
2 7 (22.58%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.90%) Software Delivery
6 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.68%) ITIL
6 3 (9.68%) Parallel Processing
6 3 (9.68%) Software Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.45%) Coaching
7 2 (6.45%) Email Management
7 2 (6.45%) Network Management
7 2 (6.45%) OWASP
8 1 (3.23%) High Availability
8 1 (3.23%) Microservices
8 1 (3.23%) Presales
8 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) Bash Shell
2 21 (67.74%) Python
3 14 (45.16%) Perl
4 10 (32.26%) Ruby
5 3 (9.68%) C
5 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
5 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.45%) SQL
7 1 (3.23%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.23%) CCDE
2 1 (3.23%) CCIE
2 1 (3.23%) CCNP
2 1 (3.23%) CCSP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) Xen
2 23 (74.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (45.16%) Docker
4 13 (41.94%) vSphere
5 7 (22.58%) XenServer
6 2 (6.45%) FreeRADIUS
6 2 (6.45%) Samba
6 2 (6.45%) Squid
7 1 (3.23%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 16 (51.61%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (48.39%) Puppet
3 8 (25.81%) Nagios
4 7 (22.58%) Ansible
4 7 (22.58%) Munin
4 7 (22.58%) OpenNMS
4 7 (22.58%) Salt
4 7 (22.58%) Zenoss
5 6 (19.35%) Cacti
6 2 (6.45%) Cobbler
6 2 (6.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) VMware
2 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
3 14 (45.16%) Red Hat
4 8 (25.81%) Cisco
5 7 (22.58%) Juniper
5 7 (22.58%) Oracle
6 3 (9.68%) NetApp
7 2 (6.45%) F5
7 2 (6.45%) HP
8 1 (3.23%) MapR
8 1 (3.23%) Symantec
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