The table below looks at the statistics for VirtualBox skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VirtualBox over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle VM VirtualBox
Rank 855 854 895
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +41
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 49 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.023% 0.011%
As % of the System Software category 0.38% 0.22% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 43 21 12
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,300 £50,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £28,500 £27,250
% change year-on-year
+22.80% +4.58%

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

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12765 11174 12256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.22% 10.33% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10701 9391 10499
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

VirtualBox
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VirtualBox Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VirtualBox
Salary Trend

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

VirtualBox Salary Trend in the UK

VirtualBox
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VirtualBox over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 within the UK.

VirtualBox Salary Histogram in the UK

VirtualBox
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VirtualBox within the UK over the 3 months to 21 October 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
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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
England 0 41 £45,500 +30.00% 6
London +7 28 £45,000 +28.57% 2
City of London +14 12 £55,000 +62.96% 1
South East -2 10 £58,250 +66.42% 3
South Wales - 6 £30,000 -
Wales - 6 £30,000 -
Cardiff - 5 £30,000 -
Havant - 4 £55,750 - 1
Hampshire - 4 £55,750 - 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £70,000 -
Berkshire +4 2 £37,500 - 1
North West -6 2 £29,000 +5.45% 1
Liverpool - 2 £29,000 -
Bracknell - 2 £37,500 - 1
Merseyside - 2 £29,000 -
East of England -24 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £57,500 -

VirtualBox
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 38 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.00%) JIRA
3 26 (34.67%) Mentoring
4 24 (32.00%) Windows
5 23 (30.67%) Linux
5 23 (30.67%) Python
5 23 (30.67%) Automated Testing
5 23 (30.67%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (30.67%) Vagrant
6 21 (28.00%) Git (software)
6 21 (28.00%) Visualisation
6 21 (28.00%) T-Plan
7 20 (26.67%) Jenkins
8 19 (25.33%) Test Strategy
8 19 (25.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (25.33%) Test Scripting
8 19 (25.33%) VMware
8 19 (25.33%) SQL
9 18 (24.00%) Oracle
9 18 (24.00%) Hadoop
9 18 (24.00%) Open Source
10 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
10 17 (22.67%) Apache
11 16 (21.33%) Amazon EC2
11 16 (21.33%) NoSQL
11 16 (21.33%) Big Data
11 16 (21.33%) Analytics
12 15 (20.00%) MySQL
13 14 (18.67%) Bash Shell
13 14 (18.67%) Ruby

VirtualBox
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 17 (22.67%) Apache
2 13 (17.33%) Tomcat
2 13 (17.33%) IIS
3 12 (16.00%) Apache Pig
4 9 (12.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (6.67%) Confluence
5 5 (6.67%) nginx
6 3 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.67%) Gunicorn
8 1 (1.33%) Node.js
8 1 (1.33%) Drupal
8 1 (1.33%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.33%) JBoss
8 1 (1.33%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.33%) MS Office
2 4 (5.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.67%) InDesign
4 1 (1.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Magento
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.33%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (17.33%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (16.00%) Amazon EMR
3 12 (16.00%) Amazon S3
4 3 (4.00%) GitHub
5 2 (2.67%) SaaS
6 1 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.33%) IaaS
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.33%) Heroku
6 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.67%) VPN
2 10 (13.33%) VoIP
2 10 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (10.67%) LDAP
4 5 (6.67%) Internet
5 3 (4.00%) Firewall
5 3 (4.00%) HTTP
5 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.67%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.67%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.33%) Network Security
7 1 (1.33%) DNS
7 1 (1.33%) SAN
7 1 (1.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.67%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (24.00%) Hadoop
3 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
4 16 (21.33%) NoSQL
4 16 (21.33%) Big Data
5 15 (20.00%) MySQL
6 12 (16.00%) Impala
6 12 (16.00%) Apache Hive
7 11 (14.67%) MongoDB
8 9 (12.00%) Mahout
9 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
10 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (4.00%) Data Mining
11 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.67%) MS Access
11 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (2.67%) Couchbase
11 2 (2.67%) Redis
11 2 (2.67%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (1.33%) HBase
Development Applications
1 27 (36.00%) JIRA
2 21 (28.00%) Git (software)
3 20 (26.67%) Jenkins
4 12 (16.00%) Yeoman
5 10 (13.33%) Mercurial
6 9 (12.00%) TeamCity
7 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
8 3 (4.00%) FishEye
8 3 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (4.00%) Selenium
9 2 (2.67%) InstallShield
9 2 (2.67%) NUnit
9 2 (2.67%) Moq
9 2 (2.67%) StyleCop
9 2 (2.67%) FxCop
9 2 (2.67%) Hudson
9 2 (2.67%) Gerrit
9 2 (2.67%) Grunt
10 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 6 (8.00%) Retail
1 6 (8.00%) Welsh Language
2 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.33%) Finance
4 3 (4.00%) Electronics
5 2 (2.67%) Law
5 2 (2.67%) Banking
5 2 (2.67%) Military
6 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Administrator
2 16 (21.33%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (17.33%) Analyst
4 12 (16.00%) Test Analyst
4 12 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (16.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 12 (16.00%) Data Scientist
5 9 (12.00%) Test Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Senior Test Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.00%) VMWare Administrator
9 3 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (2.67%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Server Support
10 2 (2.67%) Systems Support
10 2 (2.67%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) Cascalog
1 12 (16.00%) Pandas
1 12 (16.00%) SciPy
1 12 (16.00%) D3.js
2 9 (12.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 9 (12.00%) .NET
3 7 (9.33%) Web Services
4 4 (5.33%) HTML
4 4 (5.33%) JSON
4 4 (5.33%) Zend Framework
5 3 (4.00%) XML
6 2 (2.67%) ODBC
6 2 (2.67%) CSS
6 2 (2.67%) MFC
6 2 (2.67%) OLE DB
6 2 (2.67%) WCF
6 2 (2.67%) LINQ
6 2 (2.67%) Django
6 2 (2.67%) RESTful
6 2 (2.67%) JSLint
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.00%) Visualisation
2 18 (24.00%) Open Source
3 13 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (10.67%) Clustering
4 8 (10.67%) iPad
5 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (4.00%) Social Media
6 3 (4.00%) Blog
7 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.67%) Replication
7 2 (2.67%) Home Automation
7 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.00%) Windows
2 23 (30.67%) Linux
3 8 (10.67%) Android
4 7 (9.33%) Ubuntu
5 6 (8.00%) UNIX
6 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.33%) CentOS
7 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.00%) Fedora
8 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (34.67%) Mentoring
3 23 (30.67%) Automated Testing
4 19 (25.33%) Test Strategy
4 19 (25.33%) Test Scripting
5 16 (21.33%) Analytics
6 12 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (14.67%) Use Case
7 11 (14.67%) Coaching
7 11 (14.67%) User Stories
8 10 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
9 9 (12.00%) Statistical Analysis
9 9 (12.00%) Unit Testing
9 9 (12.00%) Data Munging
9 9 (12.00%) Time Series Analysis
10 8 (10.67%) DevOps
11 7 (9.33%) Software Testing
12 6 (8.00%) Configuration Management
12 6 (8.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.67%) Python
2 19 (25.33%) SQL
3 14 (18.67%) Bash Shell
3 14 (18.67%) Ruby
4 12 (16.00%) VBA
5 11 (14.67%) PHP
6 10 (13.33%) R
7 9 (12.00%) Clojure
7 9 (12.00%) Perl
7 9 (12.00%) Java
8 7 (9.33%) Shell Script
8 7 (9.33%) C#
9 6 (8.00%) C++
9 6 (8.00%) JavaScript
10 5 (6.67%) Scala
10 5 (6.67%) C
11 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.67%) Smalltalk
12 2 (2.67%) Assembly Language
12 2 (2.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Degree
2 8 (10.67%) ISEB
3 7 (9.33%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.33%) RHCE
4 4 (5.33%) MCITP
4 4 (5.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (25.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (17.33%) Xen
3 6 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.33%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (5.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.67%) Varnish
6 1 (1.33%) KVM
6 1 (1.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (30.67%) Vagrant
2 9 (12.00%) Puppet
3 6 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.33%) SCOM
4 4 (5.33%) Ansible
5 3 (4.00%) YUM
6 2 (2.67%) StatsD
7 1 (1.33%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (28.00%) T-Plan
2 19 (25.33%) VMware
3 18 (24.00%) Oracle
4 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.33%) Zend
5 4 (5.33%) Veeam
5 4 (5.33%) 3PAR
6 3 (4.00%) SaltStack
6 3 (4.00%) Twitter
6 3 (4.00%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.67%) Adobe
7 2 (2.67%) Wonderware
8 1 (1.33%) Minitab
8 1 (1.33%) Perforce
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