The table below looks at the statistics for VirtualBox skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VirtualBox over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle VM VirtualBox
Rank 249 237 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.082% 0.029% -
As % of the System Software category 0.85% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £31,500 £29,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £28,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+14.03% -
VirtualBox
England

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

System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
710 583 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.66% 8.49% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 561 490 562
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,850 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

VirtualBox
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

VirtualBox Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VirtualBox
Salary Trend in the North West

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

VirtualBox Salary Trend in the North West

VirtualBox
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VirtualBox within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 4 £31,500 -
Manchester -14 2 - -
VirtualBox
England

VirtualBox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Zend
3 4 (57.14%) Zend Framework
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Ruby
4 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Military
5 2 (28.57%) CMMI
5 2 (28.57%) NUnit
5 2 (28.57%) Information Management
5 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 2 (28.57%) Electronics
5 2 (28.57%) Validation
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 2 (28.57%) .NET

VirtualBox
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) NUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Gerrit
2 2 (28.57%) FxCop
2 2 (28.57%) StyleCop
2 2 (28.57%) Moq
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Hudson
General
1 2 (28.57%) Military
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) PHP Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) Zend Framework
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Ninject
3 2 (28.57%) LINQ
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) CMMI
2 2 (28.57%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Communications Security
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Zend
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Wonderware
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle