Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 110 110
Rank change year-on-year +16 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing KVM 4 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.41% 0.39% 0.61%
As % of the System Software category 5.80% 2.70% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 7
Somerset median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% - -33.33%
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £51,600 £50,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +17.65%

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 Somerset with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 69 185 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 7.11% 14.30% 12.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66 160 143
Somerset median annual salary £32,500 £33,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% -3.57% -
10th Percentile £21,875 £22,400 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,875 £51,375 £48,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57% -2.78%

KVM
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for KVM in Somerset

KVM
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for KVM in Somerset

KVM
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing KVM in Somerset over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for KVM in Somerset

KVM
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. 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
Bath +25 3 £65,000 +40.54% 2
Clevedon - 1 £50,000 -
KVM
South West

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT jobs citing KVM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for KVM.

1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) CouchDB
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 3 (75.00%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (50.00%) Terraform
3 2 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Marathon
3 2 (50.00%) Ganeti
3 2 (50.00%) Mesos
3 2 (50.00%) GitLab
3 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) LAMP
3 2 (50.00%) Debian
3 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL

KVM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) CouchDB
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Redis
2 2 (50.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) GitLab
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
1 2 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (50.00%) Debian
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Erlang
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Go
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Btrfs
4 1 (25.00%) Ceph
4 1 (25.00%) DRBD
4 1 (25.00%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Ganeti
2 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (50.00%) Marathon
2 2 (50.00%) Mesos
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Terraform
3 1 (25.00%) Check_MK
3 1 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft