Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for VirtualBox skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VirtualBox over the 6 months to 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle VM VirtualBox
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1028 1091 1146
Rank change year-on-year +63 +55 +56
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 126 74 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.077% 0.044% 0.059%
As % of the System Software category 0.59% 0.36% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 106 63 96
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £21,000 £30,250 £33,060
90th Percentile £71,250 £94,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £31,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -37.00% -4.76% +16.67%

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

All System Software Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 21,463 20,617 22,721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.16% 12.33% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 17,976 17,205 19,249
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +1.27%

VirtualBox
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing VirtualBox as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for VirtualBox in England

VirtualBox
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for VirtualBox in England

VirtualBox
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VirtualBox in England over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for VirtualBox in England

VirtualBox
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VirtualBox within the England region over the 6 months to 24 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +54 52 £31,500 -38.83% 5
North of England +7 26 £65,000 +62.50% 3
North West +18 25 £65,000 +62.50% 3
London -14 21 £62,500 +4.17% 10
Midlands +24 14 £31,500 -37.00% 2
South West +21 13 £50,000 +11.11% 2
West Midlands +3 13 £31,500 -37.00% 2
Yorkshire +36 1 £26,500 -51.82%
East Midlands - 1 £62,500 -
VirtualBox
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT jobs citing VirtualBox also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for VirtualBox.

1 104 (82.54%) VMware
1 104 (82.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 89 (70.63%) Windows
3 73 (57.94%) Hyper-V
4 71 (56.35%) Linux
5 61 (48.41%) DevOps
6 56 (44.44%) Ansible
7 55 (43.65%) Microsoft
8 51 (40.48%) Puppet
8 51 (40.48%) Amazon AWS
8 51 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
9 50 (39.68%) Windows Server
10 49 (38.89%) Git (software)
11 48 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
12 45 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
13 44 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
14 42 (33.33%) Active Directory
14 42 (33.33%) ITIL
14 42 (33.33%) Docker
15 41 (32.54%) Office 365
15 41 (32.54%) Windows Server 2012
15 41 (32.54%) Windows 7
15 41 (32.54%) Windows 10
16 40 (31.75%) Windows 8
16 40 (31.75%) Exchange Server 2013
17 39 (30.95%) TDD
18 36 (28.57%) MS Exchange
19 35 (27.78%) SQL
20 34 (26.98%) Java
20 34 (26.98%) MySQL

VirtualBox
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 40 (31.75%) Exchange Server 2013
2 36 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 34 (26.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (10.32%) Apache
4 13 (10.32%) OpenStack
5 7 (5.56%) nginx
6 6 (4.76%) Apache Spark
6 6 (4.76%) Confluence
7 5 (3.97%) CMS
8 4 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (3.17%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (3.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (3.17%) WebLogic
9 3 (2.38%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.59%) WordPress
11 1 (0.79%) IIS
11 1 (0.79%) Jetty
11 1 (0.79%) Mongrel
11 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.17%) Acrobat
2 4 (3.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.17%) RoboHelp
2 4 (3.17%) Snagit
Cloud Services
1 51 (40.48%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (32.54%) Office 365
3 21 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (8.73%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (7.14%) IaaS
7 8 (6.35%) Loggly
7 8 (6.35%) Sumo Logic
8 6 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (4.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 6 (4.76%) Datadog
9 5 (3.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (3.97%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (3.97%) Amazon S3
9 5 (3.97%) Route 53
9 5 (3.97%) Serverless
10 4 (3.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 4 (3.17%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (3.17%) OpenShift
10 4 (3.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.52%) Firewall
2 11 (8.73%) HTTP
3 9 (7.14%) Internet
3 9 (7.14%) VPN
4 8 (6.35%) DNS
5 7 (5.56%) SSL
6 5 (3.97%) TCP/IP
7 4 (3.17%) OpenVPN
8 2 (1.59%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.59%) VLAN
9 1 (0.79%) DHCP
9 1 (0.79%) DSL
9 1 (0.79%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.79%) NAS
9 1 (0.79%) SMS
9 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (26.98%) MySQL
2 25 (19.84%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (15.08%) Relational Database
4 13 (10.32%) SQL Server
5 12 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (9.52%) MongoDB
6 11 (8.73%) Redis
7 9 (7.14%) NoSQL
8 6 (4.76%) Hadoop
8 6 (4.76%) HBase
9 4 (3.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database
9 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (3.17%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.59%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 49 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 31 (24.60%) Vagrant
3 30 (23.81%) Jenkins
4 24 (19.05%) NuGet
5 15 (11.90%) Maven
6 11 (8.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (8.73%) Subversion
7 8 (6.35%) JIRA
7 8 (6.35%) Travis CI
8 7 (5.56%) Artifactory
9 6 (4.76%) GoCD
10 5 (3.97%) Ant
10 5 (3.97%) Grunt
11 4 (3.17%) Bitbucket
11 4 (3.17%) Eclipse
11 4 (3.17%) Gradle
11 4 (3.17%) SonarQube
11 4 (3.17%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (3.17%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (3.17%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.59%) Games
3 1 (0.79%) Automotive
3 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (34.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 38 (30.16%) IT Engineer
3 27 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (19.84%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (19.05%) Team Leader
6 21 (16.67%) Lead DevOps
7 20 (15.87%) Developer
8 19 (15.08%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 16 (12.70%) Senior DevOps
10 15 (11.90%) Java Developer
10 15 (11.90%) Support Engineer
11 14 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 13 (10.32%) IT Support
12 13 (10.32%) IT Support Engineer
13 9 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
13 9 (7.14%) Python Developer
13 9 (7.14%) Software Developer
14 7 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 7 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
14 7 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.49%) Elastic Stack
2 14 (11.11%) Web Services
3 11 (8.73%) CSS
3 11 (8.73%) Node.js
4 10 (7.94%) HTML
5 8 (6.35%) LAMP
6 7 (5.56%) LAPP Stack
7 6 (4.76%) CSS3
7 6 (4.76%) HTML5
7 6 (4.76%) jQuery
8 5 (3.97%) AngularJS
8 5 (3.97%) Middleware
9 4 (3.17%) Hystrix
9 4 (3.17%) Java EE
9 4 (3.17%) Java EE 5
9 4 (3.17%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (3.17%) RESTful
9 4 (3.17%) SOAP
9 4 (3.17%) Spring
9 4 (3.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.32%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
4 8 (6.35%) Replication
5 5 (3.97%) Public Cloud
6 4 (3.17%) CESG
6 4 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.79%) Clustering
7 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 89 (70.63%) Windows
2 71 (56.35%) Linux
3 50 (39.68%) Windows Server
4 45 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (32.54%) Windows 10
5 41 (32.54%) Windows 7
5 41 (32.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (31.75%) Windows 8
7 16 (12.70%) CentOS
8 12 (9.52%) CoreOS
8 12 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (7.14%) Ubuntu
10 5 (3.97%) DC/OS
11 3 (2.38%) Debian
12 1 (0.79%) Fedora
12 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (48.41%) DevOps
2 51 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
3 44 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (33.33%) ITIL
5 39 (30.95%) TDD
6 30 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
7 23 (18.25%) Configuration Management
8 10 (7.94%) Open Source
8 10 (7.94%) Scrum
8 10 (7.94%) SDLC
8 10 (7.94%) Software Engineering
9 9 (7.14%) Functional Testing
9 9 (7.14%) Refactoring
10 7 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 6 (4.76%) E-Commerce
11 6 (4.76%) High Availability
11 6 (4.76%) OO
11 6 (4.76%) Service Design
12 5 (3.97%) Migration
12 5 (3.97%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 35 (27.78%) SQL
2 34 (26.98%) Java
2 34 (26.98%) Python
3 23 (18.25%) Bash Shell
4 15 (11.90%) Perl
4 15 (11.90%) PHP
4 15 (11.90%) PowerShell
4 15 (11.90%) Ruby
5 13 (10.32%) JavaScript
6 10 (7.94%) Go
7 9 (7.14%) C++
7 9 (7.14%) Scala
8 8 (6.35%) C#
9 4 (3.17%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.79%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (15.08%) Degree
2 6 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.97%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.17%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (0.79%) ISEB
5 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.76%) QA
2 2 (1.59%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) GCP
3 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 104 (82.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (57.94%) Hyper-V
3 42 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 42 (33.33%) Docker
4 33 (26.19%) Xen
5 29 (23.02%) XenApp
5 29 (23.02%) XenDesktop
6 15 (11.90%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (8.73%) KVM
8 6 (4.76%) HDFS
8 6 (4.76%) LXC
9 4 (3.17%) GlusterFS
10 2 (1.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.59%) RHEV
10 2 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (1.59%) XenServer
11 1 (0.79%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 56 (44.44%) Ansible
2 51 (40.48%) Puppet
3 48 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (23.02%) Kubernetes
5 16 (12.70%) Terraform
6 14 (11.11%) Nagios
7 12 (9.52%) Salt
8 10 (7.94%) Packer
9 9 (7.14%) ZABBIX
10 5 (3.97%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (3.17%) OSSEC
11 4 (3.17%) Rancher
12 3 (2.38%) Consul
13 1 (0.79%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.79%) Plesk
13 1 (0.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 104 (82.54%) VMware
2 55 (43.65%) Microsoft
3 29 (23.02%) Citrix
4 22 (17.46%) Oracle
5 17 (13.49%) New Relic
6 14 (11.11%) Google
6 14 (11.11%) Splunk
7 10 (7.94%) Perforce
7 10 (7.94%) Sophos
8 9 (7.14%) Rackspace
8 9 (7.14%) SaltStack
9 6 (4.76%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.97%) Adobe
11 3 (2.38%) Dynatrace
12 1 (0.79%) Apple
12 1 (0.79%) Meraki
12 1 (0.79%) Synology