The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
England / London
Rank 510 543 574
Rank change year-on-year +33 +31  
Permanent jobs citing KVM 78 113 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 1.88% 2.32% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 74 109 59
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £70,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11%  

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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4150 4869 5422
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 12.34% 11.68% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3543 4230 4695
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

KVM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 London

KVM
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for KVM in London

KVM
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing KVM in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for KVM in London

KVM
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the London region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +34 6 £38,750 -35.41% 1
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for KVM.

1 153 (92.17%) Linux
2 150 (90.36%) VMware
3 146 (87.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 80 (48.19%) Xen
5 71 (42.77%) Windows
5 71 (42.77%) Cisco
6 68 (40.96%) Opscode Chef
7 67 (40.36%) Puppet
8 66 (39.76%) Finance
9 63 (37.95%) Ansible
10 62 (37.35%) Hyper-V
11 59 (35.54%) Apache
11 59 (35.54%) NFS
12 56 (33.73%) SAN
12 56 (33.73%) Oracle
12 56 (33.73%) Multicast
12 56 (33.73%) NAS
13 54 (32.53%) HTTP
14 53 (31.93%) WAN
14 53 (31.93%) LAN
14 53 (31.93%) NetApp
14 53 (31.93%) Performance Tuning
15 51 (30.72%) EMC
15 51 (30.72%) Solaris
15 51 (30.72%) iSCSI
16 49 (29.52%) SRDF
16 49 (29.52%) Oracle Coherence
16 49 (29.52%) Oracle RAC
16 49 (29.52%) Python
16 49 (29.52%) Intel

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in 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 59 (35.54%) Apache
2 49 (29.52%) Oracle Coherence
3 47 (28.31%) Tomcat
4 42 (25.30%) IIS
5 41 (24.70%) WebSphere
6 39 (23.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 28 (16.87%) DataSynapse
8 13 (7.83%) OpenStack
9 12 (7.23%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (4.22%) nginx
11 3 (1.81%) CMS
11 3 (1.81%) Drupal
12 2 (1.20%) CloudStack
12 2 (1.20%) Confluence
12 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
12 2 (1.20%) Skype for Business
12 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (6.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) Baselight
3 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (16.87%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 41 (24.70%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.02%) SaaS
3 8 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.41%) Google App Engine
4 4 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.20%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.20%) G Suite
6 2 (1.20%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.60%) Datadog
7 1 (0.60%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.60%) Google Container Engine
7 1 (0.60%) IaaS
7 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (33.73%) Multicast
1 56 (33.73%) NAS
1 56 (33.73%) SAN
2 54 (32.53%) HTTP
3 53 (31.93%) LAN
3 53 (31.93%) WAN
4 51 (30.72%) iSCSI
5 49 (29.52%) FCoE
5 49 (29.52%) Fibre Channel
6 36 (21.69%) OpenFlow
7 35 (21.08%) 3G
7 35 (21.08%) 4G
7 35 (21.08%) GSM
8 28 (16.87%) TCP/IP
9 25 (15.06%) Firewall
10 24 (14.46%) DNS
11 18 (10.84%) VPN
12 15 (9.04%) HTTPS
13 9 (5.42%) BGP
14 8 (4.82%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (23.49%) Hadoop
2 38 (22.89%) HBase
3 25 (15.06%) MySQL
4 14 (8.43%) Redis
5 12 (7.23%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (7.23%) SQL Server
6 11 (6.63%) DB2
6 11 (6.63%) OLAP
6 11 (6.63%) OLTP
6 11 (6.63%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (1.81%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.81%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.20%) BigQuery
8 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.60%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.60%) Big Data
9 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (16.87%) Git (software)
2 25 (15.06%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.02%) Subversion
4 8 (4.82%) Hudson
4 8 (4.82%) JIRA
5 7 (4.22%) Vagrant
6 5 (3.01%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.81%) JMeter
7 3 (1.81%) JUnit
7 3 (1.81%) RSpec
8 2 (1.20%) Ant
8 2 (1.20%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.20%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.20%) GitLab
8 2 (1.20%) Gradle
8 2 (1.20%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.20%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.20%) Travis CI
8 2 (1.20%) VersionOne
8 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 66 (39.76%) Finance
2 49 (29.52%) Telecoms
3 27 (16.27%) Banking
4 19 (11.45%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.01%) Retail
6 3 (1.81%) Publishing
7 2 (1.20%) Back Office
7 2 (1.20%) Marketing
8 1 (0.60%) Law
8 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (34.34%) Architect
2 50 (30.12%) Infrastructure Architect
3 39 (23.49%) Technical Architect
4 38 (22.89%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 38 (22.89%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 30 (18.07%) DevOps Engineer
6 28 (16.87%) C++ Developer
6 28 (16.87%) Developer
7 27 (16.27%) Solutions Architect
8 25 (15.06%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 25 (15.06%) Linux Engineer
8 25 (15.06%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 18 (10.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 18 (10.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 17 (10.24%) Systems Administrator
11 16 (9.64%) Administrator
12 15 (9.04%) Linux Developer
13 14 (8.43%) Storage Architect
13 14 (8.43%) Virtualisation Architect
13 14 (8.43%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (25.30%) Middleware
2 34 (20.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 31 (18.67%) HTML
4 28 (16.87%) Rendezvous
4 28 (16.87%) Ultra Messaging
4 28 (16.87%) XML
4 28 (16.87%) XSLT
5 14 (8.43%) LAMP
6 9 (5.42%) RabbitMQ
6 9 (5.42%) Web Services
7 8 (4.82%) Memcached
7 8 (4.82%) Sphinx
8 6 (3.61%) Kafka
8 6 (3.61%) REST
9 5 (3.01%) Sensu
10 4 (2.41%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (2.41%) RESTful
11 3 (1.81%) .NET
11 3 (1.81%) CSS
11 3 (1.81%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.05%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.22%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.01%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.41%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.81%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.20%) Clustering
6 2 (1.20%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.20%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.20%) Fintech
6 2 (1.20%) Replication
6 2 (1.20%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.60%) CMDB
7 1 (0.60%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.60%) EMC VNXe
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.60%) Equities
7 1 (0.60%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 153 (92.17%) Linux
2 71 (42.77%) Windows
3 51 (30.72%) Solaris
4 21 (12.65%) CentOS
5 15 (9.04%) Ubuntu
6 13 (7.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (6.63%) Windows Server
8 9 (5.42%) Unix
9 8 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (4.22%) Debian
11 6 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.20%) AIX
12 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.60%) Fedora
13 1 (0.60%) VMS
13 1 (0.60%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (31.93%) Performance Tuning
2 49 (29.52%) Benchmarking
3 48 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (23.49%) DevOps
5 35 (21.08%) Multithreading
6 29 (17.47%) Translating Business Requirements
7 18 (10.84%) Software Engineering
8 16 (9.64%) Configuration Management
8 16 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (8.43%) Storage Virtualisation
10 11 (6.63%) E-Commerce
10 11 (6.63%) Load Balancing
10 11 (6.63%) Risk Management
11 10 (6.02%) Migration
11 10 (6.02%) Web Operations
12 9 (5.42%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (4.82%) Server Building
14 7 (4.22%) Continuous Deployment
14 7 (4.22%) High Availability
14 7 (4.22%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 49 (29.52%) Python
2 47 (28.31%) Java
3 44 (26.51%) C++
4 43 (25.90%) C
5 34 (20.48%) JavaScript
6 24 (14.46%) Bash Shell
7 21 (12.65%) Ruby
8 18 (10.84%) Perl
9 17 (10.24%) PHP
10 12 (7.23%) SQL
11 8 (4.82%) C#
12 7 (4.22%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.41%) Tcl
14 3 (1.81%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.20%) Korn
15 2 (1.20%) Scala
15 2 (1.20%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.60%) AWK
16 1 (0.60%) sed
Qualifications
1 8 (4.82%) Degree
2 7 (4.22%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (4.22%) RHCA
3 6 (3.61%) CCNP
4 3 (1.81%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.81%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.81%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.20%) CCNA
6 1 (0.60%) JNCIP
6 1 (0.60%) MCSA
6 1 (0.60%) MCSE
6 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (3.01%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.81%) DICOM
2 3 (1.81%) HL7
3 2 (1.20%) SLA
4 1 (0.60%) GCP
4 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 146 (87.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 80 (48.19%) Xen
3 62 (37.35%) Hyper-V
4 59 (35.54%) NFS
5 49 (29.52%) Oracle RAC
5 49 (29.52%) SRDF
6 19 (11.45%) Docker
7 11 (6.63%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (5.42%) Varnish
9 7 (4.22%) Active Directory
9 7 (4.22%) vSphere
10 6 (3.61%) VirtualBox
11 5 (3.01%) LXC
11 5 (3.01%) Samba
12 4 (2.41%) vCloud
13 2 (1.20%) RHEV
13 2 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (1.20%) XenServer
14 1 (0.60%) iptables
Systems Management
1 68 (40.96%) Opscode Chef
2 67 (40.36%) Puppet
3 63 (37.95%) Ansible
4 6 (3.61%) Graphite
5 5 (3.01%) Salt
6 4 (2.41%) Nagios
6 4 (2.41%) OpenNebula
6 4 (2.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 4 (2.41%) StatsD
6 4 (2.41%) Terraform
7 3 (1.81%) Ganglia
7 3 (1.81%) WSUS
7 3 (1.81%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.20%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (1.20%) CFEngine
8 2 (1.20%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.20%) WMI
9 1 (0.60%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.60%) logstash
Vendors
1 150 (90.36%) VMware
2 71 (42.77%) Cisco
3 56 (33.73%) Oracle
4 53 (31.93%) NetApp
5 51 (30.72%) EMC
6 49 (29.52%) Intel
7 43 (25.90%) IBM
8 38 (22.89%) Sybase
9 28 (16.87%) TIBCO
10 16 (9.64%) Red Hat
11 7 (4.22%) Veeam
12 6 (3.61%) Juniper
13 5 (3.01%) Rackspace
14 4 (2.41%) Arista
14 4 (2.41%) CommVault
14 4 (2.41%) Google
14 4 (2.41%) Microsoft
14 4 (2.41%) Palo Alto
14 4 (2.41%) SolarWinds
15 3 (1.81%) Veritas
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