The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 - 114
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing KVM 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.15% - 0.069%
As % of the System Software category 1.10% - 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Cambridge median annual salary £58,500 - £60,000
10th Percentile £55,700 - £57,500
90th Percentile £61,300 - £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £58,500 - £60,000

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 Cambridge with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 182 135 175
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 13.40% 11.50% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 223 238 239
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.77% -10.00%  
10th Percentile £27,200 £28,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -2.59%  

KVM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for KVM in Cambridge

KVM
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for KVM in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for KVM.

1 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 19 (82.61%) Perl
2 19 (82.61%) VMware
2 19 (82.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (69.57%) Windows
4 15 (65.22%) Degree
4 15 (65.22%) Computer Science
4 15 (65.22%) Bash Shell
4 15 (65.22%) OpenStack
4 15 (65.22%) DevOps
4 15 (65.22%) Windows Server
4 15 (65.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (56.52%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (56.52%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (56.52%) Puppet
5 13 (56.52%) PowerShell
5 13 (56.52%) IIS
5 13 (56.52%) Java
5 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (52.17%) ColdFusion
6 12 (52.17%) Apache
6 12 (52.17%) Configuration Management
6 12 (52.17%) TeamCity
6 12 (52.17%) nginx
6 12 (52.17%) Ruby
6 12 (52.17%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (52.17%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (52.17%) Jenkins
6 12 (52.17%) Vagrant

KVM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 15 (65.22%) OpenStack
2 13 (56.52%) IIS
3 12 (52.17%) Apache
3 12 (52.17%) ColdFusion
3 12 (52.17%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (52.17%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (47.83%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
1 5 (21.74%) Internet
1 5 (21.74%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) ICMP
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Jenkins
1 12 (52.17%) TeamCity
1 12 (52.17%) Vagrant
2 2 (8.70%) GCC
General
1 5 (21.74%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Windows DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Lead Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Operations Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) Catalyst
3 2 (8.70%) LLVM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) Computer Science
2 12 (52.17%) Private Cloud
3 5 (21.74%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 16 (69.57%) Windows
3 15 (65.22%) Windows Server
4 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) DevOps
2 12 (52.17%) Capacity Planning
2 12 (52.17%) Configuration Management
3 5 (21.74%) Application Virtualisation
3 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (21.74%) SDLC
3 5 (21.74%) Software Architecture
3 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
5 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) Perl
2 15 (65.22%) Bash Shell
3 13 (56.52%) Java
3 13 (56.52%) PowerShell
4 12 (52.17%) Ruby
5 6 (26.09%) C
5 6 (26.09%) Python
6 5 (21.74%) C++
6 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 15 (65.22%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 19 (82.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (30.43%) Docker
3 5 (21.74%) LXC
3 5 (21.74%) Xen
4 2 (8.70%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (56.52%) Puppet
2 12 (52.17%) Packer
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) VMware
2 5 (21.74%) Brocade
2 5 (21.74%) CA
2 5 (21.74%) Riverbed
2 5 (21.74%) Vyatta
3 2 (8.70%) Sun