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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 195 215
Rank change year-on-year +35 +20  
Permanent jobs citing KVM 19 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.57% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 3.86% 1.65% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 3
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,800 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £43,200 £33,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

KVM is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 492 666 674
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 14.87% 14.91% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 424 564 491
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.25% +17.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

KVM
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing KVM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 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
Slough - 13 £45,000 - 1
Reading +18 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Newbury - 1 £85,000 - 2
KVM
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 36 (92.31%) Linux
2 27 (69.23%) MySQL
3 25 (64.10%) TCP/IP
3 25 (64.10%) Hyper-V
4 23 (58.97%) CentOS
4 23 (58.97%) Apache
5 22 (56.41%) SQL
5 22 (56.41%) Red Hat
5 22 (56.41%) VMware
5 22 (56.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (53.85%) DevOps
7 20 (51.28%) Mentoring
7 20 (51.28%) DNS
8 19 (48.72%) DHCP
8 19 (48.72%) Ubuntu
8 19 (48.72%) Open Source
9 18 (46.15%) Puppet
10 16 (41.03%) Firewall
11 15 (38.46%) Windows
12 13 (33.33%) Xen
12 13 (33.33%) Bash Shell
12 13 (33.33%) Nagios
13 12 (30.77%) Tomcat
13 12 (30.77%) Python
13 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
14 11 (28.21%) MS Exchange
14 11 (28.21%) LAN
14 11 (28.21%) WAN
14 11 (28.21%) VPN
14 11 (28.21%) MPLS

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 23 (58.97%) Apache
2 12 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 11 (28.21%) MS Exchange
3 11 (28.21%) nginx
4 8 (20.51%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (10.26%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.56%) Confluence
6 1 (2.56%) IIS
6 1 (2.56%) Jetty
6 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 10 (25.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) SaaS
2 10 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (20.51%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (7.69%) IaaS
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle CX
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (64.10%) TCP/IP
2 20 (51.28%) DNS
3 19 (48.72%) DHCP
4 16 (41.03%) Firewall
5 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (28.21%) Cisco PIX
5 11 (28.21%) LAN
5 11 (28.21%) MPLS
5 11 (28.21%) Remote Desktop
5 11 (28.21%) VLAN
5 11 (28.21%) VPN
5 11 (28.21%) WAN
6 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (69.23%) MySQL
2 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 11 (28.21%) NoSQL
3 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (20.51%) Redis
4 8 (20.51%) SQLite
5 3 (7.69%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 11 (28.21%) Back Office
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
1 11 (28.21%) Telecoms
2 10 (25.64%) Electronics
2 10 (25.64%) Manufacturing
2 10 (25.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Administrator
1 15 (38.46%) Linux Administrator
1 15 (38.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 15 (38.46%) Systems Administrator
2 14 (35.90%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 14 (35.90%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 14 (35.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 11 (28.21%) Analyst
3 11 (28.21%) Linux Support
3 11 (28.21%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (28.21%) Senior Linux Support
3 11 (28.21%) Senior Support Analyst
3 11 (28.21%) Support Analyst
3 11 (28.21%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (28.21%) Systems Support Analyst
4 9 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) DevOps Administrator
5 7 (17.95%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 7 (17.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) LAMP
2 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (92.31%) Linux
2 23 (58.97%) CentOS
3 19 (48.72%) Ubuntu
4 15 (38.46%) Windows
5 11 (28.21%) Debian
5 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) DevOps
2 20 (51.28%) Mentoring
3 19 (48.72%) Open Source
4 10 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (25.64%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (25.64%) Programme Management
5 8 (20.51%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (20.51%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.69%) High Availability
6 3 (7.69%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Feasibility Study
7 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) SQL
2 13 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 12 (30.77%) Python
4 9 (23.08%) Perl
5 4 (10.26%) PHP
6 3 (7.69%) Java
6 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) CCNA
1 11 (28.21%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (64.10%) Hyper-V
2 22 (56.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (33.33%) Xen
4 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
4 11 (28.21%) Terminal Services
4 11 (28.21%) Varnish
4 11 (28.21%) VMware Workstation
4 11 (28.21%) XenApp
4 11 (28.21%) XenServer
5 9 (23.08%) Docker
5 9 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (20.51%) VirtualBox
7 2 (5.13%) vSphere
8 1 (2.56%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 18 (46.15%) Puppet
2 13 (33.33%) Nagios
3 11 (28.21%) WSUS
3 11 (28.21%) ZABBIX
4 9 (23.08%) Cobbler
5 6 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (7.69%) Graphite
7 2 (5.13%) Ansible
7 2 (5.13%) cPanel
8 1 (2.56%) Plesk
8 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Red Hat
1 22 (56.41%) VMware
2 11 (28.21%) Cisco
2 11 (28.21%) Citrix
2 11 (28.21%) F5
2 11 (28.21%) McAfee
2 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.64%) SAP
4 9 (23.08%) Juniper
5 8 (20.51%) Rackspace
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle
7 3 (7.69%) Sun
8 1 (2.56%) Google
Newbury
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago