Period
to 23 September 2021

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 23 September 2021 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
23 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 241 - 314
Rank change year-on-year - +314 +27
Permanent jobs citing KVM 5 0 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.085% - 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 0.47% - 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 17
10th Percentile £51,044 " £30,000
25th Percentile £67,500 " £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 - £65,000
75th Percentile £90,750 " £78,750
90th Percentile £93,300 " £98,750
Central London median annual salary £77,500 - £45,000

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 1,064 769 1,934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.03% 19.81% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 987 683 1,778
10th Percentile £42,000 £36,250 £28,500
25th Percentile £55,750 £51,875 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +8.33%

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 23 September 2021.

Salary histogram for KVM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2021, 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 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Azure
3 2 (40.00%) AWS
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) IaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (40.00%) Ansible
3 2 (40.00%) Docker
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Native
4 1 (20.00%) Avature
4 1 (20.00%) GDPR
4 1 (20.00%) Arista
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Serverless
4 1 (20.00%) Istio
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Azure
1 2 (40.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) GCP
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (20.00%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Gradle
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Fire and Rescue
1 1 (20.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
1 1 (20.00%) Presentation Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Microservices
1 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Product Management
1 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
1 1 (20.00%) NIST
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) LXC
3 1 (20.00%) Xen
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Istio
2 1 (20.00%) Mesos
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Arista
3 1 (20.00%) Aruba
3 1 (20.00%) Avature
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Meraki
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk