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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 245 313
Rank change year-on-year +19 +68  
Permanent jobs citing KVM 6 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.34% 0.077%
As % of the System Software category 0.96% 3.06% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 6
Median salary £38,750 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.41% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £74,500 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £48,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.62% -5.88%  

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

System Software Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 622 785 1354
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 12.13% 10.99% 12.97%
Number of salaries quoted 579 686 1159
Median salary £52,500 £51,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +8.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £73,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

KVM
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

KVM
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing KVM in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for KVM in the City of London

KVM
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 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 City of London region with a requirement for KVM.

1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (84.62%) Linux
4 9 (69.23%) Python
4 9 (69.23%) Bash Shell
5 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (53.85%) Ubuntu
5 7 (53.85%) Perl
5 7 (53.85%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
6 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
6 6 (46.15%) Ansible
7 5 (38.46%) Docker
7 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (38.46%) Puppet
7 5 (38.46%) Oracle
7 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
8 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
8 4 (30.77%) MySQL
8 4 (30.77%) Debian
8 4 (30.77%) Apache
8 4 (30.77%) HTTP
8 4 (30.77%) DNS
8 4 (30.77%) HTTPS
8 4 (30.77%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (30.77%) Xen
8 4 (30.77%) JIRA
8 4 (30.77%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (30.77%) Redis

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 4 (30.77%) Apache
2 3 (23.08%) CMS
2 3 (23.08%) Drupal
2 3 (23.08%) nginx
2 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
2 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (15.38%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
1 4 (30.77%) HTTP
1 4 (30.77%) HTTPS
2 3 (23.08%) Kerberos
2 3 (23.08%) SSL
3 2 (15.38%) BGP
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) MPLS
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) 3G
4 1 (7.69%) 3GPP
4 1 (7.69%) 4G
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) FTP
4 1 (7.69%) GSM
4 1 (7.69%) Multicast
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) OpenFlow
4 1 (7.69%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
1 4 (30.77%) Redis
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
1 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 4 (30.77%) JIRA
3 3 (23.08%) Vagrant
4 2 (15.38%) Artifactory
4 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
4 2 (15.38%) Gradle
4 2 (15.38%) IntelliJ
4 2 (15.38%) Maven
4 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Web Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) C Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior C Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (30.77%) Kafka
1 4 (30.77%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (23.08%) Sass
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) Node.js
4 1 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Fintech
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Ubuntu
3 4 (30.77%) Debian
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) CentOS
5 1 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps
3 3 (23.08%) Content Management
3 3 (23.08%) Open Source
4 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Bash Shell
1 9 (69.23%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) Perl
3 3 (23.08%) Ruby
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) Scala
4 2 (15.38%) TypeScript
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNP
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) JNCIP
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (53.85%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (38.46%) Docker
4 4 (30.77%) Xen
5 3 (23.08%) LXC
5 3 (23.08%) NFS
5 3 (23.08%) Samba
5 3 (23.08%) vCloud
5 3 (23.08%) VirtualBox
6 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
7 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Ansible
2 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (38.46%) Puppet
3 4 (30.77%) Salt
3 4 (30.77%) Terraform
4 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 3 (23.08%) Rackspace
5 2 (15.38%) Atlassian
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Juniper
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