Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for KVM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited KVM over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 214 -
Rank change year-on-year -17 - +253
Permanent jobs citing KVM 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.053% 0.019% -
As % of the System Software category 0.55% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% - -
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +15.79%

KVM is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 550 538 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 9.71% 10.40% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 392 360 322
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,513 £25,700 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%

KVM
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for KVM in Scotland

KVM
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for KVM in Scotland

KVM
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing KVM in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for KVM in Scotland

KVM
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -17 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Fife - 1 - -
KVM
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for KVM.

1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) PBX
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Xen
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards

KVM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) PBX
3 1 (33.33%) RIP
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) ERP Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Services Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cacti
1 1 (33.33%) Graphite
1 1 (33.33%) Icinga
1 1 (33.33%) Linux-HA
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) SmokePing
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat