The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for KVM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 236 247 267
Rank change year-on-year +11 +20  
Permanent jobs citing KVM 2 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.037% 0.19% 0.068%
As % of the System Software category 0.31% 1.56% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 4
Median salary £43,750 £43,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11%  

KVM 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 advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 637 768 842
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 11.87% 11.91% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 559 640 658
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

KVM
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing KVM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for KVM in Yorkshire

KVM
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for KVM in Yorkshire

KVM
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing KVM in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for KVM in Yorkshire

KVM
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +7 1 £50,000 +14.28% 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
KVM
England

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for KVM.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (81.82%) Firewall
4 8 (72.73%) Xen
4 8 (72.73%) Ruby
4 8 (72.73%) NAS
4 8 (72.73%) Puppet
4 8 (72.73%) Python
4 8 (72.73%) Oracle
4 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
4 8 (72.73%) Unix
4 8 (72.73%) SAN
4 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (63.64%) DevOps
5 7 (63.64%) MySQL
5 7 (63.64%) LAN
5 7 (63.64%) WAN
6 6 (54.55%) Tivoli
6 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
7 5 (45.45%) Cobbler
8 4 (36.36%) vSphere
9 3 (27.27%) XenServer
9 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
9 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 3 (27.27%) OpenStack
9 3 (27.27%) CloudStack
9 3 (27.27%) Docker
10 2 (18.18%) Jenkins

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 3 (27.27%) CloudStack
1 3 (27.27%) OpenStack
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) ColdFusion
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (9.09%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) NAS
2 8 (72.73%) SAN
3 7 (63.64%) LAN
3 7 (63.64%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (9.09%) IMAP
5 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
5 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Administrator
1 8 (72.73%) Linux Administrator
1 8 (72.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 8 (72.73%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) AIX
3 2 (18.18%) Debian
3 2 (18.18%) HPUX
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) OWASP
5 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Python
1 8 (72.73%) Ruby
2 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Go
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (72.73%) Xen
3 4 (36.36%) vSphere
4 3 (27.27%) Docker
4 3 (27.27%) XenServer
5 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 2 (18.18%) LXC
6 1 (9.09%) BIND 9
6 1 (9.09%) iptables
6 1 (9.09%) NFS
6 1 (9.09%) Samba
6 1 (9.09%) Sendmail
6 1 (9.09%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (72.73%) Puppet
2 6 (54.55%) Tivoli
3 5 (45.45%) Cobbler
4 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) DataCore
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) Google
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto