Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 182 185 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - +187
Permanent jobs citing KVM 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.030% 0.11% -
As % of the System Software category 0.17% 0.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.57% -16.67% +85.84%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 579 463 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.64% 12.61% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 371 336 340
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -4.53%

KVM
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for KVM in Birmingham

KVM
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for KVM in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT jobs citing KVM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for KVM.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 1 (100.00%) pfSense
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes

KVM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes