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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle VM VirtualBox
Rank 849 873 884
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +11
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 48 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.024% 0.012%
As % of the System Software category 0.37% 0.23% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 42 21 13
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £50,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £28,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -

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
12853 11285 11917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.30% 10.35% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10815 9500 10253
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 31 October 2014 within the UK.

VirtualBox Salary Histogram in the UK

VirtualBox
Top 21 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 31 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 -3 41 £45,000 +38.46% 8
London +30 27 £43,750 +25.00%
City of London +35 11 £50,250 +48.88%
South East -4 10 £58,250 +66.42% 2
South Wales - 5 £30,000 -
Hampshire - 5 £57,500 - 2
Cardiff - 5 £30,000 -
Havant - 5 £57,500 - 1
Wales - 5 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £70,000 -
Berkshire +18 2 £37,500 -
North West -21 2 £29,000 +5.45%
Merseyside - 2 £29,000 -
Liverpool - 2 £29,000 -
Bracknell - 2 £37,500 -
East of England -24 1 - - 2
South West - 1 £35,000 - 3
Bath - 1 £35,000 - 3
Cambridge - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £35,000 - 3

VirtualBox
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 39 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (32.89%) Windows
2 25 (32.89%) Linux
2 25 (32.89%) JIRA
2 25 (32.89%) Mentoring
3 23 (30.26%) Vagrant
3 23 (30.26%) Python
3 23 (30.26%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (27.63%) VMware
4 21 (27.63%) Automated Testing
4 21 (27.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (27.63%) Git (software)
4 21 (27.63%) Visualisation
4 21 (27.63%) Jenkins
5 20 (26.32%) SQL
6 19 (25.00%) Oracle
6 19 (25.00%) T-Plan
7 18 (23.68%) Open Source
7 18 (23.68%) Hadoop
7 18 (23.68%) Apache
8 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
8 17 (22.37%) Test Strategy
8 17 (22.37%) Test Scripting
9 16 (21.05%) Big Data
9 16 (21.05%) NoSQL
9 16 (21.05%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (21.05%) Analytics
10 15 (19.74%) MySQL
10 15 (19.74%) Bash Shell
11 14 (18.42%) Ruby

VirtualBox
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 18 (23.68%) Apache
2 14 (18.42%) Tomcat
3 13 (17.11%) IIS
4 12 (15.79%) Apache Pig
5 9 (11.84%) SharePoint
6 5 (6.58%) nginx
6 5 (6.58%) Confluence
7 3 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.63%) Gunicorn
8 2 (2.63%) Node.js
9 1 (1.32%) JBoss
9 1 (1.32%) SAS
9 1 (1.32%) Drupal
9 1 (1.32%) GlassFish
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.26%) MS Office
2 4 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.63%) InDesign
4 1 (1.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.05%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (15.79%) Amazon S3
3 12 (15.79%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (3.95%) GitHub
5 2 (2.63%) SaaS
6 1 (1.32%) Heroku
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.32%) IaaS
6 1 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.47%) VPN
2 10 (13.16%) VoIP
2 10 (13.16%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (10.53%) LDAP
4 5 (6.58%) Internet
5 3 (3.95%) Firewall
5 3 (3.95%) HTTP
5 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.63%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.63%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.32%) Network Security
7 1 (1.32%) SMTP
7 1 (1.32%) DNS
7 1 (1.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.26%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (23.68%) Hadoop
3 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
4 16 (21.05%) NoSQL
4 16 (21.05%) Big Data
5 15 (19.74%) MySQL
6 12 (15.79%) Apache Hive
6 12 (15.79%) Impala
7 11 (14.47%) MongoDB
8 9 (11.84%) Mahout
9 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
10 3 (3.95%) Data Mining
10 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (2.63%) Redis
11 2 (2.63%) Couchbase
11 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.63%) MS Access
11 2 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 25 (32.89%) JIRA
2 21 (27.63%) Jenkins
2 21 (27.63%) Git (software)
3 12 (15.79%) Yeoman
4 10 (13.16%) Mercurial
5 9 (11.84%) TeamCity
6 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.95%) FishEye
7 3 (3.95%) Selenium
7 3 (3.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.63%) Grunt
8 2 (2.63%) InstallShield
8 2 (2.63%) NUnit
8 2 (2.63%) FxCop
8 2 (2.63%) StyleCop
8 2 (2.63%) Moq
8 2 (2.63%) Hudson
8 2 (2.63%) Gerrit
9 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 6 (7.89%) Retail
2 5 (6.58%) Welsh Language
2 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.26%) Finance
3 4 (5.26%) Electronics
4 2 (2.63%) Law
4 2 (2.63%) Military
4 2 (2.63%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (22.37%) Administrator
2 16 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (15.79%) Analyst
3 12 (15.79%) Data Scientist
4 11 (14.47%) Senior Test Analyst
4 11 (14.47%) Test Analyst
4 11 (14.47%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Test Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Senior Test Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) PHP Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.95%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (3.95%) Systems Support
8 3 (3.95%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) VMWare Administrator
9 2 (2.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.63%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.79%) SciPy
1 12 (15.79%) D3.js
1 12 (15.79%) Cascalog
1 12 (15.79%) Pandas
2 9 (11.84%) Natural Language Processing
2 9 (11.84%) .NET
3 7 (9.21%) Web Services
4 5 (6.58%) HTML
5 4 (5.26%) JSON
5 4 (5.26%) Zend Framework
6 3 (3.95%) XML
7 2 (2.63%) ODBC
7 2 (2.63%) MFC
7 2 (2.63%) WCF
7 2 (2.63%) CSS
7 2 (2.63%) OLE DB
7 2 (2.63%) LINQ
7 2 (2.63%) Django
7 2 (2.63%) JSLint
7 2 (2.63%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.63%) Visualisation
2 18 (23.68%) Open Source
3 13 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (10.53%) iPad
4 8 (10.53%) Clustering
5 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (3.95%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.95%) Blog
7 3 (3.95%) Social Media
8 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.63%) Replication
8 2 (2.63%) Home Automation
9 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.32%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.89%) Windows
1 25 (32.89%) Linux
2 8 (10.53%) Android
3 7 (9.21%) Ubuntu
4 6 (7.89%) UNIX
5 5 (6.58%) CentOS
6 4 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.95%) Fedora
8 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.32%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (1.32%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (32.89%) Mentoring
3 21 (27.63%) Automated Testing
4 17 (22.37%) Test Scripting
4 17 (22.37%) Test Strategy
5 16 (21.05%) Analytics
6 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (14.47%) User Stories
7 11 (14.47%) Coaching
7 11 (14.47%) Use Case
8 10 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (13.16%) Unit Testing
8 10 (13.16%) Data Visualisation
9 9 (11.84%) DevOps
9 9 (11.84%) Data Munging
9 9 (11.84%) Time Series Analysis
9 9 (11.84%) Statistical Analysis
10 7 (9.21%) Configuration Management
11 6 (7.89%) Software Testing
11 6 (7.89%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.26%) Python
2 20 (26.32%) SQL
3 15 (19.74%) Bash Shell
4 14 (18.42%) Ruby
5 12 (15.79%) VBA
6 11 (14.47%) PHP
7 10 (13.16%) Perl
7 10 (13.16%) Java
7 10 (13.16%) Shell Script
7 10 (13.16%) R
8 9 (11.84%) Clojure
9 7 (9.21%) C#
10 6 (7.89%) C++
10 6 (7.89%) JavaScript
10 6 (7.89%) C
11 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
11 5 (6.58%) Scala
12 2 (2.63%) VB
12 2 (2.63%) Assembly Language
12 2 (2.63%) Lua
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Degree
2 7 (9.21%) ISEB
3 6 (7.89%) ISTQB
4 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.58%) RHCE
4 5 (6.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (6.58%) MCITP
5 4 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (27.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (17.11%) Xen
3 7 (9.21%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (6.58%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.58%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.63%) Varnish
6 1 (1.32%) KVM
6 1 (1.32%) Docker
6 1 (1.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (30.26%) Vagrant
2 10 (13.16%) Puppet
3 6 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.58%) SCOM
5 4 (5.26%) Ansible
6 3 (3.95%) YUM
7 2 (2.63%) StatsD
8 1 (1.32%) Nagios
8 1 (1.32%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) VMware
2 19 (25.00%) Oracle
2 19 (25.00%) T-Plan
3 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.58%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.58%) Veeam
4 5 (6.58%) 3PAR
5 4 (5.26%) Zend
6 3 (3.95%) Twitter
6 3 (3.95%) Rackspace
6 3 (3.95%) SaltStack
7 2 (2.63%) Wonderware
7 2 (2.63%) Adobe
8 1 (1.32%) Perforce
8 1 (1.32%) Minitab
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
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Guru Careers
Salary: £40 - 50k + Benefits
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