The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 71 76 73
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3  
Permanent jobs citing KVM 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.57% 0.16% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 4.65% 1.37% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Median salary £30,764 £85,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -63.80% +54.54%  
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 Oxford with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 86 73 77
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 12.32% 11.44% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 81 64 68
Median salary £38,750 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% +11.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £25,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

KVM
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

KVM
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for KVM in Oxford

KVM
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxford region with a requirement for KVM.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Sophos
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Servers

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Sophos
1 4 (100.00%) VMware