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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 85 110 93
Rank change year-on-year +25 -17  
Permanent jobs citing KVM 21 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.72% 0.34% 1.18%
As % of the System Software category 10.82% 3.03% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 15
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.15% -45.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,200 £38,564
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £42,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +18.75% -8.57%  

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 194 165 225
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 15.91% 11.15% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 155 113 162
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

KVM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing KVM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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

KVM
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing KVM in Cambridge over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for KVM in Cambridge

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 23 (95.83%) Linux
2 21 (87.50%) VMware
2 21 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (83.33%) Perl
4 16 (66.67%) Windows
4 16 (66.67%) Degree
4 16 (66.67%) OpenStack
5 15 (62.50%) Jenkins
5 15 (62.50%) DevOps
5 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
5 15 (62.50%) Computer Science
5 15 (62.50%) Bash Shell
5 15 (62.50%) Java
6 14 (58.33%) IIS
6 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (58.33%) Configuration Management
6 14 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (58.33%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (58.33%) Puppet
6 14 (58.33%) TeamCity
6 14 (58.33%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (58.33%) PowerShell
6 14 (58.33%) Packer
6 14 (58.33%) Private Cloud
6 14 (58.33%) Vagrant
6 14 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (54.17%) Amazon RDS
7 13 (54.17%) AWS Lambda
7 13 (54.17%) Ruby

KVM
Top Related 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 16 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 14 (58.33%) IIS
3 13 (54.17%) Apache
3 13 (54.17%) ColdFusion
3 13 (54.17%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 14 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (58.33%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (54.17%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (20.83%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) Internet
3 2 (8.33%) Network Security
4 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.17%) ICMP
4 1 (4.17%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 15 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 14 (58.33%) TeamCity
2 14 (58.33%) Vagrant
3 2 (8.33%) GCC
4 1 (4.17%) Ant
4 1 (4.17%) FitNesse
4 1 (4.17%) Robot Framework
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 6 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Lead Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) Catalyst
3 2 (8.33%) LLVM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 14 (58.33%) Private Cloud
3 5 (20.83%) Life Science
4 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Windows
3 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) DevOps
2 14 (58.33%) Capacity Planning
2 14 (58.33%) Configuration Management
3 5 (20.83%) Application Virtualisation
3 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (20.83%) SDLC
3 5 (20.83%) Software Architecture
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) Perl
2 15 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 15 (62.50%) Java
3 14 (58.33%) PowerShell
4 13 (54.17%) Ruby
5 7 (29.17%) C
5 7 (29.17%) Python
6 6 (25.00%) C++
7 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
System Software
1 21 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (29.17%) Docker
3 5 (20.83%) LXC
3 5 (20.83%) Xen
4 2 (8.33%) QEMU
5 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (58.33%) Packer
1 14 (58.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (25.00%) Brocade
3 5 (20.83%) CA
3 5 (20.83%) Riverbed
3 5 (20.83%) Vyatta
4 1 (4.17%) Sun