Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for QEMU skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited QEMU over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

QEMU
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1140 1208 1277
Rank change year-on-year +68 +69 +47
Permanent jobs citing QEMU 31 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the System Software category 0.12% 0.031% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 12
UK median annual salary £52,500 £80,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.38% +88.24% -29.17%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £33,550
90th Percentile £62,250 £95,000 £94,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £90,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -66.67% +150.00% -40.00%

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

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 25,271 22,523 25,237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.44% 12.61% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 20,437 18,974 21,403
UK median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £37,858 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.94% +0.95% -

QEMU
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing QEMU as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for QEMU in the UK

QEMU
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for QEMU in the UK

QEMU
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QEMU over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for QEMU in the UK

QEMU
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QEMU within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 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
England +44 25 £52,500 -34.38% 6
UK excluding London +27 17 £30,000 -66.67% 3
London +29 13 £52,500 +50.00% 3
East of England +14 7 - -
Scotland - 5 £30,000 -
North of England - 3 £52,500 - 1
North West - 3 £52,500 - 1
South West - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing QEMU 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 with a requirement for QEMU.

1 28 (90.32%) Linux
2 26 (83.87%) KVM
3 25 (80.65%) Open Source
4 21 (67.74%) OpenStack
5 19 (61.29%) Docker
6 16 (51.61%) iptables
6 16 (51.61%) Git (software)
6 16 (51.61%) Subversion
7 14 (45.16%) Debian
7 14 (45.16%) Ubuntu
8 13 (41.94%) Ansible
9 12 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (35.48%) Configuration Management
10 11 (35.48%) Shell Script
10 11 (35.48%) VMS
10 11 (35.48%) Change Control
10 11 (35.48%) CentOS
10 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (32.26%) VMware
12 9 (29.03%) Google
12 9 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (29.03%) Firewall
12 9 (29.03%) Cloud Computing
12 9 (29.03%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (29.03%) Kafka
12 9 (29.03%) Splunk
12 9 (29.03%) MongoDB
12 9 (29.03%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (29.03%) Kubernetes

QEMU
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 21 (67.74%) OpenStack
2 7 (22.58%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) nginx
4 1 (3.23%) uWSGI
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (29.03%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (19.35%) IaaS
3 6 (19.35%) PaaS
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Firewall
2 8 (25.81%) Ethernet
3 5 (16.13%) Asterisk PBX
3 5 (16.13%) H.323
3 5 (16.13%) Kerberos
3 5 (16.13%) Network Security
3 5 (16.13%) PBX
3 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
3 5 (16.13%) VLAN
3 5 (16.13%) VoIP
3 5 (16.13%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (3.23%) OpenVPN
4 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (29.03%) MongoDB
2 8 (25.81%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (19.35%) Aerospike
3 6 (19.35%) Redis
4 3 (9.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Git (software)
1 16 (51.61%) Subversion
2 8 (25.81%) Bugzilla
3 5 (16.13%) Phabricator
General
1 6 (19.35%) Games
2 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Administrator
1 12 (38.71%) Linux Administrator
1 12 (38.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 12 (38.71%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (25.81%) Architect
2 8 (25.81%) Software Architect
2 8 (25.81%) Systems Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) IT Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Firewall Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planner
6 2 (6.45%) Network Planner
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) Kafka
1 9 (29.03%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (19.35%) LAMP
3 5 (16.13%) 802.1X
3 5 (16.13%) FreeSWITCH
4 3 (9.68%) Middleware
5 2 (6.45%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (3.23%) Django
6 1 (3.23%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (3.23%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Private Cloud
1 9 (29.03%) Public Cloud
2 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
2 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
3 6 (19.35%) Spread Betting
4 5 (16.13%) Robotics
4 5 (16.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Debian
2 14 (45.16%) Ubuntu
3 11 (35.48%) CentOS
3 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (35.48%) VMS
4 5 (16.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Open Source
2 11 (35.48%) Change Control
2 11 (35.48%) Configuration Management
3 9 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (25.81%) DevOps
4 8 (25.81%) Open Source Development
4 8 (25.81%) UML
5 7 (22.58%) Creative Thinking
5 7 (22.58%) Critical Success Factor
5 7 (22.58%) Innovative Thinking
6 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
6 6 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Software Delivery
8 4 (12.90%) High Availability
9 3 (9.68%) Analytics
9 3 (9.68%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (9.68%) Data Analytics
9 3 (9.68%) Low Latency
9 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
9 3 (9.68%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) Shell Script
2 6 (19.35%) Python
3 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.68%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (83.87%) KVM
2 19 (61.29%) Docker
3 16 (51.61%) iptables
4 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (22.58%) Xen
6 6 (19.35%) Dovecot
7 5 (16.13%) Postfix
7 5 (16.13%) VirtualBox
8 1 (3.23%) Ceph
8 1 (3.23%) DRBD
8 1 (3.23%) PowerDNS
8 1 (3.23%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) Ansible
2 9 (29.03%) Kubernetes
3 5 (16.13%) Proxmox
3 5 (16.13%) Puppet
4 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.23%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.23%) Icinga
5 1 (3.23%) Munin
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) VMware
2 9 (29.03%) Google
2 9 (29.03%) Splunk
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Juniper
5 1 (3.23%) SaltStack