The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for VirtualBox skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VirtualBox over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle VM VirtualBox
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 206 216
Rank change year-on-year +27 +10  
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 4 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.12% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.82% 1.04% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 4
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -30.83%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -21.05% -5.00%  

VirtualBox is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 487 676 680
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 14.89% 15.18% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 421 573 493
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.28% +4.00%  

VirtualBox
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing VirtualBox as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VirtualBox in Berkshire

VirtualBox
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for VirtualBox in Berkshire

VirtualBox
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VirtualBox within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +22 4 £45,000 +12.50%
VirtualBox
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing VirtualBox also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for VirtualBox.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (66.67%) Bash Shell
4 8 (53.33%) Python
4 8 (53.33%) DHCP
4 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
4 8 (53.33%) DNS
4 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
4 8 (53.33%) Perl
4 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) Load Balancing
4 8 (53.33%) SQLite
4 8 (53.33%) Ubuntu
4 8 (53.33%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (53.33%) NoSQL
4 8 (53.33%) Redis
4 8 (53.33%) Rackspace
4 8 (53.33%) Open Source
4 8 (53.33%) SaaS
4 8 (53.33%) CentOS
4 8 (53.33%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (53.33%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (53.33%) KVM
4 8 (53.33%) Docker
5 7 (46.67%) Ansible
5 7 (46.67%) Vagrant
6 6 (40.00%) vCenter Server

VirtualBox
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 12 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (53.33%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (53.33%) SaaS
3 3 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DHCP
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
1 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) NoSQL
1 8 (53.33%) Redis
1 8 (53.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Vagrant
2 2 (13.33%) Ant
2 2 (13.33%) Artifactory
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Maven
2 2 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) QA Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) JSON
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) CentOS
2 8 (53.33%) Ubuntu
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (53.33%) Load Balancing
1 8 (53.33%) Open Source
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.67%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 8 (53.33%) Perl
2 8 (53.33%) Python
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) Groovy
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (53.33%) Docker
3 8 (53.33%) KVM
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Ansible
2 6 (40.00%) vCenter Server
3 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (13.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Rackspace
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat