Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 205 183
Rank change year-on-year +25 -22 -8
Permanent jobs citing KVM 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.17% 0.027% 0.061%
As % of the System Software category 1.71% 0.25% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Bristol median annual salary £36,250 - £62,500
10th Percentile £29,963 - £61,250
90th Percentile £43,000 - £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +17.65%

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 351 395 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 9.72% 10.48% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 288 323 253
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -17.89%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £62,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57% -2.78%

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 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for KVM in Bristol

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Bristol region with a requirement for KVM.

1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
5 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
5 2 (33.33%) CloudStack
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) CRM
5 2 (33.33%) SMS
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (16.67%) Law
6 1 (16.67%) Debian
6 1 (16.67%) BGP
6 1 (16.67%) Apache
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) MySQL
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) Solaris
6 1 (16.67%) MariaDB
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines

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 2 (33.33%) CloudStack
1 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (33.33%) SMS
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MariaDB
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Debian
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware