Period
to 19 October 2017

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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 336 339 396
Rank change year-on-year +3 +57 -52
Permanent jobs citing KVM 13 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.11% 0.12% 0.057%
As % of the System Software category 0.85% 1.08% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 9
East of England median annual salary £44,250 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.84% - -9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £36,650
90th Percentile £52,250 £57,500 £58,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -2.91% -1.90% +10.53%

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 1534 1478 2004
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.21% 11.19% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1274 1195 1529
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +9.09% +2.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing KVM in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Salary histogram 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 19 October 2017. 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
Hertfordshire +9 8 £40,000 -15.79%
Cambridgeshire -17 3 £47,500 -13.64%
Essex +18 2 £46,000 +2.22%
KVM
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 East of England region with a requirement for KVM.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Bash Shell
2 12 (92.31%) Puppet
2 12 (92.31%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (92.31%) DevOps
3 10 (76.92%) Ansible
4 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
4 8 (61.54%) CentOS
4 8 (61.54%) NAS
4 8 (61.54%) XenServer
4 8 (61.54%) Apache
4 8 (61.54%) MySQL
4 8 (61.54%) Unix
4 8 (61.54%) SMTP
4 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 8 (61.54%) HP
4 8 (61.54%) SAN
4 8 (61.54%) Nagios
4 8 (61.54%) Korn
4 8 (61.54%) VLAN
4 8 (61.54%) IMAP
4 8 (61.54%) SCOM
4 8 (61.54%) iSCSI
5 5 (38.46%) Python
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (30.77%) VMware
6 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (30.77%) Private Cloud
6 4 (30.77%) Virtual Machines

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 8 (61.54%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) IMAP
1 8 (61.54%) iSCSI
1 8 (61.54%) NAS
1 8 (61.54%) SAN
1 8 (61.54%) SMTP
1 8 (61.54%) VLAN
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) SNMP
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 8 (61.54%) Administrator
2 8 (61.54%) DevOps Administrator
2 8 (61.54%) Junior
2 8 (61.54%) Junior DevOps
2 8 (61.54%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (61.54%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) CentOS
2 8 (61.54%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (15.38%) Release Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Bash Shell
2 8 (61.54%) Korn
3 5 (38.46%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Perl
5 2 (15.38%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) C
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
1 8 (61.54%) XenServer
2 4 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (92.31%) Puppet
2 10 (76.92%) Ansible
3 8 (61.54%) Nagios
3 8 (61.54%) SCOM
4 4 (30.77%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) VMware