Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 352 338 376
Rank change year-on-year -14 +38 +13
Permanent jobs citing KVM 11 31 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.091% 0.25% 0.042%
As % of the System Software category 0.62% 1.94% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 5
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -21.05%
10th Percentile £47,875 £37,500 £23,900
90th Percentile £56,250 £71,900 £42,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - +4.17%

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 East of England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,783 1,596 1,623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.72% 12.84% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,357 1,265 1,306
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £23,650 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%

KVM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing KVM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for KVM in the East of England

KVM
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for KVM in the East of England

KVM
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -16 11 £52,500 +5.00% 1
KVM
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for KVM.

1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Computer Science
3 7 (63.64%) Bugzilla
3 7 (63.64%) UML
3 7 (63.64%) Open Source
3 7 (63.64%) QEMU
3 7 (63.64%) OpenStack
3 7 (63.64%) Docker
3 7 (63.64%) Open Source Development
4 6 (54.55%) Creative Thinking
4 6 (54.55%) Innovative Thinking
4 6 (54.55%) Critical Success Factor
5 4 (36.36%) DevOps
5 4 (36.36%) Xen
5 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
6 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (27.27%) Customer-Centricity
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (18.18%) Puppet
7 2 (18.18%) VirtualBox
7 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
7 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
7 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
7 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) Physics
7 2 (18.18%) NuGet

KVM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (63.64%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
1 2 (18.18%) ICMP
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Bugzilla
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
2 2 (18.18%) Vagrant
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Architect
1 7 (63.64%) Software Architect
1 7 (63.64%) Systems Architect
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Open Source
1 7 (63.64%) Open Source Development
1 7 (63.64%) UML
2 6 (54.55%) Creative Thinking
2 6 (54.55%) Critical Success Factor
2 6 (54.55%) Innovative Thinking
3 4 (36.36%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) Customer-Centricity
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Physics
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Docker
1 7 (63.64%) QEMU
2 4 (36.36%) Xen
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) VirtualBox
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) VMware