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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 166 211 215
Rank change year-on-year +45 +4  
Permanent jobs citing KVM 20 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.59% 0.18% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 3.64% 1.21% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 4
Median salary £58,750 £41,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.56% -19.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £54,200 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +18.75% -8.57%  

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 549 745 727
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 16.26% 15.07% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 463 653 534
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,600 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

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 25 March 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 25 March 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 - 12 £62,500 - 1
Reading +32 6 £37,500 -9.63%
KVM
South East

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 30 (93.75%) Linux
2 28 (87.50%) Red Hat
3 26 (81.25%) CentOS
4 21 (65.63%) MySQL
5 20 (62.50%) Open Source
6 19 (59.38%) Ubuntu
7 18 (56.25%) Hyper-V
7 18 (56.25%) Puppet
8 17 (53.13%) Apache
9 16 (50.00%) nginx
10 15 (46.88%) TCP/IP
10 15 (46.88%) SQL
11 14 (43.75%) Nagios
12 13 (40.63%) Debian
12 13 (40.63%) Python
12 13 (40.63%) Bash Shell
12 13 (40.63%) Varnish
12 13 (40.63%) Xen
12 13 (40.63%) DevOps
13 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (31.25%) VMware
13 10 (31.25%) Firewall
14 9 (28.13%) Windows
14 9 (28.13%) NoSQL
14 9 (28.13%) SaaS
14 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
15 8 (25.00%) Cobbler
15 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
15 8 (25.00%) Hadoop
15 8 (25.00%) Git (software)

KVM
Top Related 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 17 (53.13%) Apache
2 16 (50.00%) nginx
3 7 (21.88%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (15.63%) OpenStack
5 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) SaaS
2 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (15.63%) IaaS
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle CX
4 4 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (9.38%) PaaS
6 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) TCP/IP
2 10 (31.25%) Firewall
3 5 (15.63%) DHCP
3 5 (15.63%) DNS
4 3 (9.38%) HTTP
4 3 (9.38%) IPv4
5 2 (6.25%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (3.13%) LAN
6 1 (3.13%) MPLS
6 1 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (3.13%) VLAN
6 1 (3.13%) VPN
6 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (65.63%) MySQL
2 9 (28.13%) NoSQL
3 8 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 7 (21.88%) Redis
5 4 (12.50%) SQLite
6 3 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (9.38%) Big Data
6 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
6 3 (9.38%) Riak
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) Bugzilla
2 3 (9.38%) JIRA
2 3 (9.38%) Selenium
2 3 (9.38%) Subversion
2 3 (9.38%) Trac
General
1 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (28.13%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Administrator
3 7 (21.88%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (15.63%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Big Data Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Open Source Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) LAMP
2 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
2 3 (9.38%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) JSON
2 3 (9.38%) Kafka
2 3 (9.38%) REST
2 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (9.38%) WebSockets
2 3 (9.38%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) PKI
3 2 (6.25%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Linux
2 26 (81.25%) CentOS
3 19 (59.38%) Ubuntu
4 13 (40.63%) Debian
5 9 (28.13%) Windows
6 5 (15.63%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Open Source
2 13 (40.63%) DevOps
3 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
4 8 (25.00%) High Availability
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.63%) Trend Analysis
6 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (9.38%) Defensive Programming
7 3 (9.38%) Logistics
7 3 (9.38%) Memory Management
7 3 (9.38%) Open Source Development
7 3 (9.38%) SOA
7 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.38%) User Stories
8 2 (6.25%) Feasibility Study
8 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) Bash Shell
2 13 (40.63%) Python
3 8 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (15.63%) PHP
4 5 (15.63%) Shell Script
5 4 (12.50%) Perl
6 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) CCNA
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 18 (56.25%) Hyper-V
2 13 (40.63%) Varnish
2 13 (40.63%) Xen
3 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (21.88%) Docker
4 7 (21.88%) VirtualBox
5 6 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
6 3 (9.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (9.38%) HDFS
7 2 (6.25%) vSphere
8 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
8 1 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (3.13%) XenApp
8 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (56.25%) Puppet
2 14 (43.75%) Nagios
3 8 (25.00%) Cobbler
4 6 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (15.63%) Graphite
6 3 (9.38%) Ambari
6 3 (9.38%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (9.38%) Kibana
7 1 (3.13%) WSUS
7 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 10 (31.25%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) Juniper
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle
4 5 (15.63%) Sun
5 4 (12.50%) Rackspace
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix
7 1 (3.13%) F5
7 1 (3.13%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.13%) SAP
Slough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago