The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 124 139
Rank change year-on-year +18 +15  
Permanent jobs citing KVM 4 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.31% 0.50% 0.40%
As % of the System Software category 2.13% 3.26% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +21.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,400 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £35,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +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 Reading with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 188 276 367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 14.61% 15.23% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 253 440 527
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +29.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +2.66%  

KVM
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing KVM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for KVM in Reading

KVM
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for KVM in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 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 Reading region with a requirement for KVM.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 10 (100.00%) CentOS
1 10 (100.00%) SaaS
1 10 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (80.00%) Redis
2 8 (80.00%) Rackspace
2 8 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 8 (80.00%) VirtualBox
2 8 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (80.00%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (80.00%) Docker
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (80.00%) Open Source
2 8 (80.00%) SQLite
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Ubuntu
2 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) DHCP
2 8 (80.00%) Perl
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Windows

KVM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (80.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) SaaS
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle CX
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) DHCP
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) NoSQL
1 8 (80.00%) Redis
1 8 (80.00%) SQLite
2 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) CentOS
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
1 8 (80.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 10 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (80.00%) Perl
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Docker
1 8 (80.00%) VirtualBox
1 8 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Graphite
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (80.00%) Rackspace
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Sun