Period
to 22 August 2017

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 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

QEMU
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1182 1230 1304
Rank change year-on-year +48 +74 +40
Permanent jobs citing QEMU 5 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the System Software category 0.022% 0.041% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 8
UK median annual salary £38,750 £42,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% -29.17% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,400 £38,750
90th Percentile £79,625 £97,500 £64,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £90,000 £36,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +150.00% -40.00% -

QEMU 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 with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 22448 24610 25436
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.75% 12.49% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 18896 20860 21057
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £65,350
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +7.14%

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 22 August 2017.

Salary histogram for QEMU in the UK

QEMU
Top 4 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 22 August 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
England +62 4 £35,000 -17.65% 2
UK excluding London +44 2 £90,000 +150.00%
London +32 2 £35,000 -22.22% 2
East of England - 2 £90,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 August 2017, IT jobs citing QEMU also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for QEMU.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) Xen
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) KVM
3 2 (40.00%) Ansible
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) POSIX
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) F#
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
4 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell

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 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) GCC
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) libvirt
1 1 (20.00%) LLVM
1 1 (20.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) F#
3 1 (20.00%) Haskell
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) ML
3 1 (20.00%) OCaml
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Xen
2 2 (40.00%) KVM
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) Salt
2 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) SaltStack