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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 223 253 205
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -48
Permanent jobs citing KVM 23 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.34% 0.069% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 3.08% 0.54% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 13
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £30,000 £43,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
746 926 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.98% 12.70% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 645 703 428
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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
West Yorkshire - 18 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire +1 4 £95,000 +216.66%
North Yorkshire - 1 £18,000 -
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 23 (74.19%) UNIX
3 22 (70.97%) VMware
3 22 (70.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (58.06%) OpenStack
6 17 (54.84%) Firewall
6 17 (54.84%) Xen
7 14 (45.16%) AIX
7 14 (45.16%) Solaris
7 14 (45.16%) MySQL
7 14 (45.16%) Oracle
7 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
7 14 (45.16%) XenServer
7 14 (45.16%) vSphere
8 13 (41.94%) DevOps
8 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
8 13 (41.94%) Shell Script
8 13 (41.94%) Red Hat
9 12 (38.71%) SAN
9 12 (38.71%) Windows
9 12 (38.71%) LAN
9 12 (38.71%) WAN
9 12 (38.71%) Network Security
9 12 (38.71%) Problem Management
10 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (35.48%) NAS
10 11 (35.48%) HPUX
10 11 (35.48%) Software Delivery
11 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 18 (58.06%) OpenStack
2 6 (19.35%) Apache
3 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (9.68%) IIS
3 3 (9.68%) JBoss
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (9.68%) Commerce Server
3 3 (9.68%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Process Server
3 3 (9.68%) PegaRULES
3 3 (9.68%) CloudStack
3 3 (9.68%) Node.js
3 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
3 3 (9.68%) Joomla!
3 3 (9.68%) Drupal
3 3 (9.68%) WordPress
3 3 (9.68%) nginx
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (3.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) Firewall
2 12 (38.71%) SAN
2 12 (38.71%) LAN
2 12 (38.71%) WAN
2 12 (38.71%) Network Security
3 11 (35.48%) NAS
4 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
5 8 (25.81%) DNS
6 6 (19.35%) Kerberos
7 5 (16.13%) SSL
7 5 (16.13%) HTTP
8 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (9.68%) BIG-IP
8 3 (9.68%) VLAN
8 3 (9.68%) VPN
9 2 (6.45%) DHCP
9 2 (6.45%) IPsec
10 1 (3.23%) IPv6
10 1 (3.23%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) MySQL
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.81%) Hadoop
3 3 (9.68%) OLAP
3 3 (9.68%) OLTP
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.23%) CouchDB
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Administrator
2 15 (48.39%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (35.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (35.48%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (19.35%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Hadoop Administrator
6 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Network Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Systems Support
7 3 (9.68%) Lead Architect
7 3 (9.68%) Platform Architect
7 3 (9.68%) Architect
8 1 (3.23%) IT Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) XML
1 3 (9.68%) XSLT
1 3 (9.68%) Middleware
1 3 (9.68%) JSON
1 3 (9.68%) jQuery
1 3 (9.68%) HTML5
1 3 (9.68%) REST
1 3 (9.68%) Express
1 3 (9.68%) HTML
1 3 (9.68%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Clustering
2 3 (9.68%) DataPower
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Linux
2 23 (74.19%) UNIX
3 14 (45.16%) AIX
3 14 (45.16%) Solaris
4 12 (38.71%) Windows
5 11 (35.48%) HPUX
5 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (19.35%) Debian
8 4 (12.90%) Ubuntu
8 4 (12.90%) CentOS
9 3 (9.68%) SUSE
9 3 (9.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
10 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
10 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
10 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
10 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) DevOps
3 12 (38.71%) Problem Management
4 11 (35.48%) Software Delivery
5 9 (29.03%) ITIL
6 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
7 4 (12.90%) Parallel Processing
7 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.90%) Software Architecture
7 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.68%) Content Management
8 3 (9.68%) Network Architecture
8 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.68%) Capacity Management
8 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
9 2 (6.45%) Analytics
9 2 (6.45%) Service Continuity Management
9 2 (6.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) Shell Script
2 9 (29.03%) Perl
2 9 (29.03%) Bash Shell
3 7 (22.58%) Python
4 4 (12.90%) C
4 4 (12.90%) Java
5 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) PHP
5 3 (9.68%) Jython
5 3 (9.68%) Ruby
5 3 (9.68%) Korn
5 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.45%) SQL
7 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) RHCE
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (54.84%) Xen
3 14 (45.16%) XenServer
3 14 (45.16%) vSphere
4 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
5 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
6 3 (9.68%) VMware Server
6 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (9.68%) pfSense
7 2 (6.45%) Varnish
8 1 (3.23%) Postfix
8 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.45%) Salt
2 2 (6.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) VMware
2 14 (45.16%) Oracle
3 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 13 (41.94%) Red Hat
4 6 (19.35%) Cloudera
5 4 (12.90%) NetApp
6 3 (9.68%) IBM
6 3 (9.68%) Intel
6 3 (9.68%) Citrix
6 3 (9.68%) Endeca
6 3 (9.68%) F5
7 2 (6.45%) Percona
7 2 (6.45%) SaltStack
8 1 (3.23%) Sophos
8 1 (3.23%) Websense
8 1 (3.23%) Avaya
8 1 (3.23%) HP
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago