Period
to 24 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 24 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 256 - 303
Rank change year-on-year - - +24
Permanent jobs citing KVM 3 0 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.049% - 0.098%
As % of the System Software category 0.26% - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 9
10th Percentile £68,750 - £61,500
25th Percentile £70,625 - £68,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 - £72,500
Median % change year-on-year - - +38.10%
75th Percentile £86,000 - £76,250
90th Percentile £88,850 - -
Central London median annual salary £73,750 - £72,500
% change year-on-year - - +38.10%

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 the City of London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,152 831 1,611
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.63% 19.51% 17.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,066 733 1,442
10th Percentile £35,000 £42,500 £27,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £41,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £93,750 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £95,000 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%

KVM
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing KVM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for KVM in the City of London

KVM
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing KVM in the City of London.

Salary trend for KVM in the City of London

KVM
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing KVM in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 January 2022.

Salary histogram for KVM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for KVM.

1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Nutanix
3 1 (33.33%) CI/CD
3 1 (33.33%) Azure
3 1 (33.33%) AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Xen

KVM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
1 2 (66.67%) Nutanix
2 1 (33.33%) AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) GCP
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Presentation Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Converged Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
1 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Strategic Roadmap
1 1 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
1 1 (33.33%) NIST
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) LXC
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Istio
2 1 (33.33%) Mesos
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Arista
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Meraki
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) SaltStack