Period
to 19 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 175 192 195
Rank change year-on-year +17 +3 -8
Permanent jobs citing KVM 7 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.20% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 1.46% 1.46% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £44,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.95% -11.50% +25.00%
10th Percentile £34,750 £35,700 £47,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,250 £52,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +18.75%

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 Bristol with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 478 411 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.81% 10.57% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 428 330 255
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.43% -2.78%
10th Percentile £25,175 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £54,400
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +10.81% +8.82%

KVM
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for KVM in Bristol

KVM
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for KVM in Bristol

KVM
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing KVM in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for KVM in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for KVM.

1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Python
1 6 (85.71%) Ansible
1 6 (85.71%) Docker
2 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) Trac
4 3 (42.86%) Vagrant
4 3 (42.86%) Puppet
4 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (42.86%) vSphere
4 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Bugzilla
4 3 (42.86%) Games
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) Issue Tracking

KVM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (14.29%) Alfresco
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
1 1 (14.29%) SNMP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MariaDB
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Bugzilla
2 3 (42.86%) Buildbot
2 3 (42.86%) Chocolatey
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
2 3 (42.86%) Trac
2 3 (42.86%) Vagrant
3 1 (14.29%) Burp Suite
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (42.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Windows DevOps Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure as Code
3 3 (42.86%) Issue Tracking
3 3 (42.86%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Critical Thinking
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Post-Production
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Docker
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (42.86%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) RHEV
6 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 1 (14.29%) LXC
6 1 (14.29%) VirtualBox
6 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Ansible
2 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (42.86%) Puppet
4 2 (28.57%) Kubernetes
4 2 (28.57%) Terraform
5 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Atlassian