The table below looks at the statistics for VirtualBox skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VirtualBox over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle VM VirtualBox
Rank 184 189 180
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.10% 0.049% 0.078%
As % of the System Software category 0.96% 0.52% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £60,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £31,250 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+44.00% +9.64%
VirtualBox
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
417 381 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.63% 9.25% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 290 306 300
Average salary £36,250 £33,027 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -14.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

VirtualBox
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VirtualBox across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VirtualBox Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VirtualBox
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VirtualBox across the Manchester region.

VirtualBox Salary Trend in Manchester

VirtualBox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing VirtualBox also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VirtualBox.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (50.00%) SaltStack
2 2 (50.00%) logstash
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) yum
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) Splunk
2 2 (50.00%) Redis
2 2 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (50.00%) GitHub
2 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Fedora

VirtualBox
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing VirtualBox also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VirtualBox. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
1 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Fedora
1 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (50.00%) CentOS
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (50.00%) logstash
2 2 (50.00%) yum
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Splunk
2 2 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (50.00%) SaltStack