The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle VirtualBox
Rank 879 844 911
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +67
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 38 39 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.035% 0.010%
As % of the System Software category 0.32% 0.37% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 38 12
Average salary £41,250 £50,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.31% +51.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £42,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +49.12%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12056 10642 10834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 9.94% 9.58% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10102 8885 9320
Average salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -53 32 £50,000 -0.99% 2
London -58 24 £40,000 -20.79%
South East -8 6 £57,500 - 2
City of London -23 5 £30,000 -40.59%
South Wales - 5 £29,000 - 4
Wales - 5 £29,000 - 4
Cardiff - 4 £28,750 - 3
Chatham - 3 £57,500 -
Kent - 3 £57,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £60,000 - 1
Manchester -2 1 - -
North West -7 1 - -
South West - 1 £50,000 -
Abingdon - 1 £65,000 - 1
Basingstoke - 1 £57,500 -
Bristol - 1 £50,000 -
Fife - 1 £32,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £57,500 -
Cheadle - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £42,500 -
Scotland - 1 £32,500 -

VirtualBox
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 34 (61.82%) Linux
2 28 (50.91%) SQL
3 27 (49.09%) Vagrant
4 25 (45.45%) Windows
4 25 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (45.45%) Git (software)
5 24 (43.64%) MySQL
6 22 (40.00%) Apache
6 22 (40.00%) Jenkins
7 21 (38.18%) Puppet
8 19 (34.55%) Python
9 18 (32.73%) SQL Server
9 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
9 18 (32.73%) PHP
10 17 (30.91%) UNIX
10 17 (30.91%) Shell Script
10 17 (30.91%) VMware
10 17 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (29.09%) Ubuntu
11 16 (29.09%) QA
11 16 (29.09%) Bash Shell
12 15 (27.27%) CSS
12 15 (27.27%) HTML
12 15 (27.27%) Java
13 14 (25.45%) nginx
13 14 (25.45%) Degree
13 14 (25.45%) Ruby
14 13 (23.64%) CentOS
14 13 (23.64%) C#
14 13 (23.64%) Tomcat

VirtualBox
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (40.00%) Apache
2 14 (25.45%) nginx
3 13 (23.64%) Tomcat
4 9 (16.36%) Apache Solr
4 9 (16.36%) IIS
5 7 (12.73%) Apache Pig
6 6 (10.91%) Node.js
7 5 (9.09%) OpenStack
7 5 (9.09%) Drupal
8 4 (7.27%) CloudStack
9 1 (1.82%) lighttpd
9 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (16.36%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (12.73%) Amazon S3
3 7 (12.73%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (9.09%) SaaS
5 4 (7.27%) IaaS
5 4 (7.27%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (7.27%) PaaS
6 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.82%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Firewall
2 5 (9.09%) OpenVPN
2 5 (9.09%) DNS
3 4 (7.27%) Internet
4 2 (3.64%) FTP
4 2 (3.64%) Wireless
4 2 (3.64%) VLAN
5 1 (1.82%) LAN
5 1 (1.82%) WAN
5 1 (1.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (43.64%) MySQL
2 18 (32.73%) SQL Server
3 12 (21.82%) MongoDB
3 12 (21.82%) NoSQL
4 11 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (14.55%) Hadoop
6 7 (12.73%) Apache Hive
6 7 (12.73%) Mahout
7 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (10.91%) Redis
8 4 (7.27%) OrientDB
8 4 (7.27%) Hazelcast
8 4 (7.27%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (7.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (5.45%) SSDT
9 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
10 2 (3.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 22 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (16.36%) JIRA
4 8 (14.55%) Mercurial
5 6 (10.91%) Yeoman
5 6 (10.91%) Maven
5 6 (10.91%) Hudson
6 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (7.27%) Artifactory
6 4 (7.27%) JUnit
6 4 (7.27%) Subversion
6 4 (7.27%) Selenium
6 4 (7.27%) MSBuild
7 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (5.45%) NuGet
8 2 (3.64%) Grunt
8 2 (3.64%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.64%) NUnit
8 2 (3.64%) Gerrit
General
1 9 (16.36%) Publishing
2 4 (7.27%) Finance
3 3 (5.45%) Electronics
4 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.64%) Military
4 2 (3.64%) Marketing
5 1 (1.82%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Developer
2 10 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) Administrator
3 8 (14.55%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (14.55%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Data Scientist
5 6 (10.91%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Software Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Data Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Team Leader
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Lead Software Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Lead Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Data Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.27%) CSS
1 15 (27.27%) HTML
2 11 (20.00%) .NET
3 8 (14.55%) Spring
4 7 (12.73%) jQuery
4 7 (12.73%) Web Services
5 6 (10.91%) JSON
5 6 (10.91%) WCF
5 6 (10.91%) D3.js
5 6 (10.91%) SciPy
6 5 (9.09%) Natural Language Processing
7 4 (7.27%) X-Windows
7 4 (7.27%) XML
7 4 (7.27%) Hibernate
7 4 (7.27%) Ext JS
7 4 (7.27%) Java EE
7 4 (7.27%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (7.27%) HTML5
8 2 (3.64%) LINQ
8 2 (3.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Open Source
2 7 (12.73%) Visualisation
3 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.64%) Replication
6 2 (3.64%) iPhone
6 2 (3.64%) Blog
6 2 (3.64%) iPad
7 1 (1.82%) Social Media
7 1 (1.82%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (61.82%) Linux
2 25 (45.45%) Windows
3 17 (30.91%) UNIX
4 16 (29.09%) Ubuntu
5 13 (23.64%) CentOS
6 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (10.91%) Debian
7 6 (10.91%) Android
7 6 (10.91%) Apple iOS
8 4 (7.27%) Mac OS X
8 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (7.27%) Gentoo
8 4 (7.27%) Mac OS
9 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.82%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (21.82%) Analytics
3 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.73%) Data Visualisation
4 7 (12.73%) Software Testing
4 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (10.91%) User Stories
5 6 (10.91%) SOA
5 6 (10.91%) Configuration Management
5 6 (10.91%) Automated Testing
5 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.91%) Scrum
5 6 (10.91%) Unit Testing
5 6 (10.91%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (9.09%) Kanban
6 5 (9.09%) Load Testing
6 5 (9.09%) Use Case
7 4 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (7.27%) CRM
7 4 (7.27%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.91%) SQL
2 19 (34.55%) Python
3 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
3 18 (32.73%) PHP
4 17 (30.91%) Shell Script
5 16 (29.09%) Bash Shell
6 15 (27.27%) Java
7 14 (25.45%) Ruby
8 13 (23.64%) C#
9 7 (12.73%) T-SQL
10 6 (10.91%) VBA
10 6 (10.91%) Perl
11 5 (9.09%) Clojure
11 5 (9.09%) R
11 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
11 5 (9.09%) C++
12 4 (7.27%) C
12 4 (7.27%) VB
12 4 (7.27%) VB6
12 4 (7.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) Degree
2 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.45%) ISEB
5 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.82%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (29.09%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.73%) Varnish
3 6 (10.91%) KVM
4 5 (9.09%) Postfix
4 5 (9.09%) NFS
5 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.82%) Gluster
6 1 (1.82%) vSphere
6 1 (1.82%) Squid
6 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (49.09%) Vagrant
2 21 (38.18%) Puppet
3 13 (23.64%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (21.82%) Nagios
5 6 (10.91%) ZABBIX
6 5 (9.09%) Capistrano
7 4 (7.27%) HAProxy
8 2 (3.64%) Cobbler
9 1 (1.82%) OpenNMS
9 1 (1.82%) Plesk
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) VMware
2 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.36%) Red Hat
3 8 (14.55%) Oracle
4 5 (9.09%) T-Plan
4 5 (9.09%) Rackspace
4 5 (9.09%) New Relic
5 4 (7.27%) SendGrid
5 4 (7.27%) Wall Street Systems
6 3 (5.45%) Adobe
7 2 (3.64%) Apple
7 2 (3.64%) Google
7 2 (3.64%) Wonderware
7 2 (3.64%) Twitter
8 1 (1.82%) Perforce
8 1 (1.82%) SAP
8 1 (1.82%) Cisco
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - excellent company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £27000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago