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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 84 77
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7  
Permanent jobs citing KVM 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.28% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 1.90% 1.30% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  

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 105 77 112
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 14.91% 10.39% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 82 64 108
Median salary £55,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.24% -1.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) NAS
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Sophos
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (33.33%) Workload Management
3 2 (33.33%) Product Breakdown Structure
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Flash
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) NFS
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Xen
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins

KVM
Co-occurring 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) NAS
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) InfiniBand
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Service Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Flash
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
1 2 (33.33%) Product Breakdown Structure
1 2 (33.33%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) C-shell
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) NFS
3 2 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Sophos
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat