Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 105 105
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -
Permanent jobs citing KVM 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.16% 0.48% 0.081%
As % of the System Software category 1.01% 3.80% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Somerset median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% - -
10th Percentile £42,700 £39,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £52,900 £48,750 £47,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.70% +15.63% +10.34%

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 199 158 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 16.10% 12.55% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 174 140 125
Somerset median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £22,200
90th Percentile £55,000 £58,875 £48,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

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
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 21 February 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 -17 2 £47,000 +4.44%
KVM
South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Pingdom
2 1 (50.00%) Kibana
2 1 (50.00%) Graylog
2 1 (50.00%) Check_MK
2 1 (50.00%) Ganeti
2 1 (50.00%) Mesos
2 1 (50.00%) RHCSA
2 1 (50.00%) GitLab
2 1 (50.00%) PagerDuty
2 1 (50.00%) HipChat
2 1 (50.00%) iptables
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Flink
2 1 (50.00%) Grafana
2 1 (50.00%) LAPP Stack

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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) CouchDB
2 1 (50.00%) Flink
2 1 (50.00%) Infinispan
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) GitLab
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (50.00%) HornetQ
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Release Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Groovy
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) RHCE
1 1 (50.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) Gluster
1 1 (50.00%) iptables
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Check_MK
1 1 (50.00%) Ganeti
1 1 (50.00%) Grafana
1 1 (50.00%) Graylog
1 1 (50.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (50.00%) Kibana
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) Marathon
1 1 (50.00%) Mesos
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Pingdom
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Infobright
1 1 (50.00%) New Relic
1 1 (50.00%) PagerDuty
1 1 (50.00%) Qualys
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) VMware