Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 195 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 - +193
Permanent jobs citing KVM 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.028% 0.21% -
As % of the System Software category 0.18% 1.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £41,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.15% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £41,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.15% -21.43% +81.03%

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 551 462 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.17% 11.93% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 372 381 425
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -8.75%
10th Percentile £24,550 £25,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

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 16 November 2018, 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