Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle VM VirtualBox
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 346 362 438
Rank change year-on-year +16 +76 -14
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 12 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 0.097% 0.090% 0.033%
As % of the System Software category 0.75% 0.65% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 5
Thames Valley median annual salary £75,000 £51,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.63% +58.46% -49.02%
10th Percentile £62,500 £37,875 £28,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £53,700 £36,250
South East median annual salary £31,500 £51,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -38.83% -1.90% -8.70%

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 Thames Valley with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Thames Valley
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,593 1,843 2,304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 12.91% 13.79% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,327 1,550 1,887
Thames Valley median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +18.06%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VirtualBox
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

Job postings citing VirtualBox as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley.

Job vacancy trend for VirtualBox in the Thames Valley

VirtualBox
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Salary trend for VirtualBox in the Thames Valley

VirtualBox
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VirtualBox within the Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 19 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
Oxfordshire - 11 - - 2
Berkshire +12 1 £75,000 +45.63% 1
VirtualBox
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for VirtualBox.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (91.67%) Python
2 11 (91.67%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) Perl
2 11 (91.67%) MySQL
3 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (83.33%) Docker
4 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (75.00%) KVM
4 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (75.00%) Functional Testing
4 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (75.00%) TDD
4 9 (75.00%) Subversion
4 9 (75.00%) Perforce
4 9 (75.00%) Refactoring
4 9 (75.00%) Sophos
4 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Vagrant
5 3 (25.00%) Puppet
5 3 (25.00%) DevOps

VirtualBox
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 2 (16.67%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (16.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (8.33%) Datadog
4 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) MySQL
2 10 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) MariaDB
4 2 (16.67%) Redis
5 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Java Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Java Software Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Python Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) PHP-FPM
2 2 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Refactoring
2 9 (75.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
4 1 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
1 11 (91.67%) Perl
1 11 (91.67%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Docker
2 9 (75.00%) KVM
3 2 (16.67%) Xen
4 1 (8.33%) Postfix
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) Salt
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) Terraform
3 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Perforce
1 9 (75.00%) Sophos
2 1 (8.33%) VMware