The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
England / North West
Rank 243 236 248
Rank change year-on-year -7 +12  
Permanent jobs citing KVM 6 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.098% 0.035% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 0.93% 0.31% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Median salary £36,500 £47,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.15% +31.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £45,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £49,500 £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +18.75% -8.57%  

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 North West with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 643 639 683
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 10.47% 11.24% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 503 533 534
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,450 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

KVM
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 North West

KVM
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for KVM in the North West

KVM
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing KVM in the North West over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for KVM in the North West

KVM
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Manchester - 5 £36,500 - 1
Cheshire +9 1 - -
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 North West region with a requirement for KVM.

1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
4 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) MySQL
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (33.33%) Docker
5 3 (33.33%) Varnish
5 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (33.33%) CentOS
5 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (33.33%) nginx
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Ruby
5 3 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) Perl
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) Unix

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (33.33%) nginx
2 2 (22.22%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Solr
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (11.11%) GitHub
3 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (11.11%) IaaS
3 1 (11.11%) OpenShift
3 1 (11.11%) PaaS
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Maven
3 1 (11.11%) CircleCI
3 1 (11.11%) Phabricator
3 1 (11.11%) PHPUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Travis CI
3 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Support
2 3 (33.33%) Unix Support
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (11.11%) Phalcon
2 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (11.11%) XHTML
2 1 (11.11%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) CentOS
4 3 (33.33%) Solaris
4 3 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) Debian
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (11.11%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Business Development
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
2 3 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VBScript
4 1 (11.11%) Go
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) RHCE
1 2 (22.22%) RHCSA
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GCP
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) Docker
2 3 (33.33%) NFS
2 3 (33.33%) Varnish
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) oVirt
3 1 (11.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Nagios
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (22.22%) cPanel
2 2 (22.22%) Plesk
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) Capistrano
3 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
3 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Dell Compellent
3 2 (22.22%) EqualLogic
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
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