Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for KVM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited KVM over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 277 335
Rank change year-on-year +51 +58 -18
Permanent jobs citing KVM 28 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.44% 0.21% 0.036%
As % of the System Software category 3.39% 1.40% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 0
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% - -
South East median annual salary £45,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.46% +4.00% +17.65%

KVM is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 827 1290 1492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.00% 14.85% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 728 1087 1171
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.73% +19.33%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £23,279
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

KVM
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing KVM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for KVM in Berkshire

KVM
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for KVM in Berkshire

KVM
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing KVM in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for KVM in Berkshire

KVM
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +9 10 £45,000 +5.88%
Newbury - 9 £32,500 -
Reading +36 7 £32,000 -37.86%
KVM
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for KVM.

1 25 (89.29%) Linux
2 22 (78.57%) Windows
3 19 (67.86%) DevOps
4 18 (64.29%) VMware
4 18 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (53.57%) TCP/IP
6 14 (50.00%) DNS
6 14 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 13 (46.43%) Apache
7 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
8 11 (39.29%) SQL
8 11 (39.29%) MySQL
8 11 (39.29%) DHCP
8 11 (39.29%) Finance
8 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (35.71%) Mentoring
9 10 (35.71%) CentOS
9 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
9 10 (35.71%) Red Hat
10 9 (32.14%) Firewall
10 9 (32.14%) LAN
10 9 (32.14%) WAN
10 9 (32.14%) Tomcat
10 9 (32.14%) Marketing
10 9 (32.14%) Telecoms
10 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
11 8 (28.57%) Degree
11 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005

KVM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 13 (46.43%) Apache
2 9 (32.14%) Tomcat
3 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 5 (17.86%) IIS
5 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
6 3 (10.71%) OpenStack
7 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (3.57%) Confluence
8 1 (3.57%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (10.71%) SaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.57%) IaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) Route 53
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) TCP/IP
2 14 (50.00%) DNS
3 11 (39.29%) DHCP
4 9 (32.14%) Firewall
4 9 (32.14%) LAN
4 9 (32.14%) WAN
5 8 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
5 8 (28.57%) MPLS
5 8 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
5 8 (28.57%) VLAN
5 8 (28.57%) VPN
6 2 (7.14%) HTTP
6 2 (7.14%) Internet
7 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (39.29%) MySQL
3 8 (28.57%) Big Data
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
5 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 2 (7.14%) Redis
5 2 (7.14%) SQLite
6 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Bugzilla
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Marketing
2 9 (32.14%) Telecoms
3 8 (28.57%) Back Office
3 8 (28.57%) Electronics
3 8 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Administrator
2 10 (35.71%) Support Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (32.14%) Linux Administrator
3 9 (32.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) Junior
4 8 (28.57%) Junior DevOps
4 8 (28.57%) Junior DevOps Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) Linux Support
4 8 (28.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 8 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (28.57%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 8 (28.57%) Senior Linux Support
4 8 (28.57%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (28.57%) Senior Support Analyst
4 8 (28.57%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 8 (28.57%) Systems Support Analyst
5 7 (25.00%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) LAMP
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Linux
2 22 (78.57%) Windows
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (35.71%) CentOS
5 8 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
7 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) DevOps
2 10 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
4 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL
5 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (7.14%) Open Source
7 1 (3.57%) Auto-Scaling
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (3.57%) Network Virtualisation
7 1 (3.57%) Online Marketing
7 1 (3.57%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
2 6 (21.43%) Perl
3 5 (17.86%) Python
4 3 (10.71%) Ruby
5 2 (7.14%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) Go
6 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) CCNA
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 8 (28.57%) Terminal Services
3 8 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
3 8 (28.57%) XenApp
3 8 (28.57%) XenServer
4 3 (10.71%) Docker
4 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.14%) VirtualBox
5 2 (7.14%) Xen
6 1 (3.57%) NFS
6 1 (3.57%) oVirt
6 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) WSUS
1 8 (28.57%) ZABBIX
2 6 (21.43%) Puppet
3 4 (14.29%) Ansible
4 2 (7.14%) cPanel
4 2 (7.14%) Nagios
4 2 (7.14%) Plesk
5 1 (3.57%) Grafana
5 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) VMware
2 10 (35.71%) Red Hat
3 8 (28.57%) Cisco
3 8 (28.57%) Citrix
3 8 (28.57%) F5
3 8 (28.57%) McAfee
3 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (28.57%) SAP
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.57%) Google
6 1 (3.57%) Splunk