Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle VM VirtualBox
England > South East
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 510 524 588
Rank change year-on-year +14 +64 +43
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 46 25 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.083% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 1.06% 0.59% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 38
South East median annual salary £31,500 £37,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% -28.57% -8.70%
10th Percentile £21,000 £23,800 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £54,300 £57,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +27.78% -14.29% +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 the South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4,338 4,226 5,490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.70% 14.08% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3,528 3,575 4,770
South East median annual salary £40,494 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.23% - +3.14%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,625 £22,740
90th Percentile £67,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%

VirtualBox
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VirtualBox as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VirtualBox in the South East

VirtualBox
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for VirtualBox in the South East

VirtualBox
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VirtualBox in the South East over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for VirtualBox in the South East

VirtualBox
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VirtualBox within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 April 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
Hampshire -10 30 £31,500 +12.50% 1
Thames Valley +3 14 £60,000 +45.45% 2
Oxfordshire - 11 £45,000 -
Berkshire -18 3 £60,000 +45.45% 2
West Sussex - 2 £25,000 - 1
VirtualBox
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 South East region with a requirement for VirtualBox.

1 38 (82.61%) Windows
2 35 (76.09%) VMware
2 35 (76.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (63.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (63.04%) Hyper-V
3 29 (63.04%) Windows Server
4 27 (58.70%) Windows 10
4 27 (58.70%) Windows 7
4 27 (58.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (58.70%) Office 365
4 27 (58.70%) Windows 8
4 27 (58.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (58.70%) ITIL
4 27 (58.70%) MS Exchange
4 27 (58.70%) Active Directory
5 25 (54.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (43.48%) XenApp
6 20 (43.48%) XenDesktop
6 20 (43.48%) Citrix
6 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
6 20 (43.48%) SQL
7 16 (34.78%) Java
8 15 (32.61%) MySQL
8 15 (32.61%) Linux
8 15 (32.61%) Docker
9 14 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
10 13 (28.26%) Python
11 12 (26.09%) Relational Database
12 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (23.91%) Perl

VirtualBox
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 27 (58.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 27 (58.70%) MS Exchange
2 25 (54.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (10.87%) WebLogic
4 4 (8.70%) OpenStack
5 3 (6.52%) nginx
6 1 (2.17%) Apache
6 1 (2.17%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 27 (58.70%) Office 365
2 14 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (17.39%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (6.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (6.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (6.52%) Datadog
5 2 (4.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Firewall
1 3 (6.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) MySQL
2 12 (26.09%) Relational Database
3 9 (19.57%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
5 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
5 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
7 3 (6.52%) MariaDB
7 3 (6.52%) Redis
8 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Vagrant
2 9 (19.57%) Subversion
3 5 (10.87%) Eclipse
3 5 (10.87%) Maven
4 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.35%) JIRA
6 2 (4.35%) Travis CI
7 1 (2.17%) IntelliJ
General
1 3 (6.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) IT Engineer
2 18 (39.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (39.13%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (28.26%) Developer
4 12 (26.09%) Java Developer
5 8 (17.39%) IT Support
5 8 (17.39%) IT Support Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) Java Software Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Python Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Software Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Support Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Middleware Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Java Middleware Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Lead Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (8.70%) Middleware Specialist
8 4 (8.70%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) EJB
1 5 (10.87%) Java EE
1 5 (10.87%) Java EE 5
1 5 (10.87%) Middleware
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle Fusion
1 5 (10.87%) RESTful
1 5 (10.87%) SOAP
1 5 (10.87%) Spring
1 5 (10.87%) Web Services
2 4 (8.70%) Hystrix
2 4 (8.70%) J2EE
2 4 (8.70%) PHP-FPM
3 3 (6.52%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (2.17%) JSON
5 1 (2.17%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (2.17%) REST
5 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.52%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (82.61%) Windows
2 29 (63.04%) Windows Server
2 29 (63.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (58.70%) Windows 10
3 27 (58.70%) Windows 7
3 27 (58.70%) Windows 8
3 27 (58.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (32.61%) Linux
5 3 (6.52%) CentOS
5 3 (6.52%) Debian
5 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.35%) DC/OS
6 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) ITIL
2 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (17.39%) Functional Testing
4 8 (17.39%) Refactoring
4 8 (17.39%) TDD
5 6 (13.04%) Configuration Management
5 6 (13.04%) DevOps
5 6 (13.04%) SDLC
6 5 (10.87%) OO
6 5 (10.87%) SOA
7 4 (8.70%) Coaching
7 4 (8.70%) High Availability
7 4 (8.70%) Mathematics
7 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.35%) Open Source
8 2 (4.35%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) SQL
2 16 (34.78%) Java
3 13 (28.26%) Python
4 11 (23.91%) Perl
5 4 (8.70%) PHP
6 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 35 (76.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (63.04%) Hyper-V
3 27 (58.70%) Active Directory
4 20 (43.48%) XenApp
4 20 (43.48%) XenDesktop
5 15 (32.61%) Docker
6 8 (17.39%) KVM
7 3 (6.52%) Xen
8 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (2.17%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Ansible
2 6 (13.04%) Kubernetes
2 6 (13.04%) Puppet
3 5 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (6.52%) Salt
4 3 (6.52%) Terraform
5 2 (4.35%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (4.35%) Packer
6 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 35 (76.09%) VMware
2 20 (43.48%) Citrix
2 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 9 (19.57%) Perforce
4 8 (17.39%) Sophos
5 5 (10.87%) Oracle
6 2 (4.35%) Google
6 2 (4.35%) New Relic
6 2 (4.35%) Splunk