Period
to 23 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle VM VirtualBox
UK
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 929 999 1033
Rank change year-on-year +70 +34 +103
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 160 194 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.079%
As % of the System Software category 0.67% 0.80% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 100 165 115
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +60.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £30,900 £26,250 £27,700
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -13.04% +53.33% -6.25%

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 with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 23,740 24,217 21,002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.48% 14.09% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19,359 19,642 17,589
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +4.94%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% -

VirtualBox
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for VirtualBox in the UK

VirtualBox
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VirtualBox in the UK

VirtualBox
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VirtualBox over the 6 months to 23 May 2019.

Salary histogram for VirtualBox in the UK

VirtualBox
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VirtualBox within the UK over the 6 months to 23 May 2019. 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
England +77 154 £52,500 -12.50% 7
UK excluding London +66 121 £50,000 -13.04% 6
South East +69 62 £50,000 +58.73%
London +60 37 £56,750 -12.69% 1
East of England +82 22 £22,000 -20.00% 1
Midlands +38 15 £51,250 +62.70%
West Midlands +27 15 £51,250 +62.70%
South West +32 11 £53,750 +7.50% 1
North West -16 7 £43,250 -27.92% 3
North of England -32 7 £43,250 -27.92% 4
Wales +18 2 £62,500 +98.41%
Scotland +12 2 £35,000 +16.67%

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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 with a requirement for VirtualBox.

1 101 (63.13%) Docker
2 97 (60.63%) Windows
3 91 (56.88%) Python
4 85 (53.13%) Ansible
4 85 (53.13%) DevOps
5 82 (51.25%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (49.38%) VMware
6 79 (49.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 79 (49.38%) Amazon AWS
7 76 (47.50%) Linux
7 76 (47.50%) Vagrant
8 74 (46.25%) Hyper-V
9 66 (41.25%) Puppet
10 62 (38.75%) TCP/IP
11 58 (36.25%) Windows Server
12 55 (34.38%) Terraform
12 55 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
13 54 (33.75%) Microsoft Azure
14 51 (31.88%) Kubernetes
15 50 (31.25%) PowerShell
16 49 (30.63%) SQL
16 49 (30.63%) Continuous Delivery
16 49 (30.63%) Virtual Machines
17 48 (30.00%) JavaScript
17 48 (30.00%) Software Engineering
18 47 (29.38%) Jenkins
19 46 (28.75%) C++
20 45 (28.13%) Degree
20 45 (28.13%) Google Cloud Platform
21 44 (27.50%) Security Cleared

VirtualBox
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 14 (8.75%) WordPress
2 12 (7.50%) Apache
2 12 (7.50%) nginx
3 8 (5.00%) IIS
3 8 (5.00%) Skype for Business
4 7 (4.38%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.50%) Confluence
6 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 79 (49.38%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (33.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (28.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 22 (13.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 22 (13.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 22 (13.75%) Datadog
5 7 (4.38%) Office 365
6 6 (3.75%) Google Play
6 6 (3.75%) iTunes
6 6 (3.75%) TestFlight
7 5 (3.13%) Amazon SageMaker
8 4 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (2.50%) Amazon S3
8 4 (2.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (2.50%) GitHub
8 4 (2.50%) Route 53
9 2 (1.25%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (1.25%) SaaS
10 1 (0.63%) DigitalOcean
10 1 (0.63%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 62 (38.75%) TCP/IP
2 23 (14.38%) Firewall
3 22 (13.75%) BGP
4 21 (13.13%) DNS
5 17 (10.63%) DHCP
6 10 (6.25%) VLAN
7 9 (5.63%) VoIP
7 9 (5.63%) VPN
8 8 (5.00%) Skype
9 7 (4.38%) Broadband
10 6 (3.75%) Internet
10 6 (3.75%) LAN
10 6 (3.75%) SAN
11 5 (3.13%) Structured Cabling
11 5 (3.13%) WAN
12 4 (2.50%) OpenVPN
12 4 (2.50%) VSAN
13 3 (1.88%) NAS
13 3 (1.88%) Remote Desktop
14 2 (1.25%) IGMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.38%) Neo4j
2 9 (5.63%) Big Data
3 7 (4.38%) Hadoop
3 7 (4.38%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.38%) NoSQL
3 7 (4.38%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.13%) MySQL
4 5 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.50%) Amazon Aurora
5 4 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (2.50%) Redis
6 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.63%) KDB
6 1 (0.63%) Kdb+
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 76 (47.50%) Vagrant
2 47 (29.38%) Jenkins
3 43 (26.88%) GitLab
4 31 (19.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 22 (13.75%) Travis CI
6 16 (10.00%) Git (software)
7 13 (8.13%) JIRA
8 8 (5.00%) Subversion
9 6 (3.75%) Appium
9 6 (3.75%) Cucumber
9 6 (3.75%) Genymotion
9 6 (3.75%) Selenium
9 6 (3.75%) UI Automator
9 6 (3.75%) Xcode
10 5 (3.13%) Artifactory
11 3 (1.88%) Maven
11 3 (1.88%) SonarQube
11 3 (1.88%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (1.25%) gcov
12 2 (1.25%) TestLink
General
1 14 (8.75%) Multimedia
2 10 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.63%) Finance
4 8 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.00%) Retail
5 7 (4.38%) Electronics
5 7 (4.38%) Marketing
6 3 (1.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (26.88%) DevOps Engineer
2 42 (26.25%) Developer
3 35 (21.88%) Android Developer
4 29 (18.13%) Systems Engineer
5 22 (13.75%) AWS Engineer
6 18 (11.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (8.75%) Assistant IT Manager
7 14 (8.75%) IT Assistant
7 14 (8.75%) IT Manager
7 14 (8.75%) Java Developer
8 13 (8.13%) C++ Developer
8 13 (8.13%) C++/Java Developer
8 13 (8.13%) Java Android Developer
9 11 (6.88%) C Developer
9 11 (6.88%) C/C++ Developer
9 11 (6.88%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 11 (6.88%) Linux Engineer
9 11 (6.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 11 (6.88%) Python Developer
9 11 (6.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.75%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (5.63%) JSON
3 8 (5.00%) LDAP
3 8 (5.00%) XML
4 7 (4.38%) AngularJS
4 7 (4.38%) Node.js
4 7 (4.38%) React
4 7 (4.38%) Spark Streaming
4 7 (4.38%) Vue.js
5 5 (3.13%) MXNet
5 5 (3.13%) Natural Language Processing
5 5 (3.13%) scikit-learn
5 5 (3.13%) TensorFlow
6 4 (2.50%) LAMP
6 4 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (1.88%) HTML
8 1 (0.63%) .NET
8 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.63%) COM
8 1 (0.63%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (21.25%) Self-Motivation
2 33 (20.63%) Algorithms
3 16 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (8.75%) Life Science
5 12 (7.50%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (3.75%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.75%) User Experience
7 5 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.50%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.88%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.88%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.25%) Industry 4.0
11 1 (0.63%) Acoustics
11 1 (0.63%) Blog
11 1 (0.63%) CCTV
11 1 (0.63%) Cybercrime
11 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.63%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 97 (60.63%) Windows
2 76 (47.50%) Linux
3 58 (36.25%) Windows Server
4 43 (26.88%) Ubuntu
5 35 (21.88%) Android
6 25 (15.63%) CentOS
6 25 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (13.75%) DC/OS
9 17 (10.63%) Windows 7
10 16 (10.00%) VMS
11 8 (5.00%) Windows 10
11 8 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (4.38%) Windows 8
13 4 (2.50%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.88%) Fedora
15 1 (0.63%) Solaris
15 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (53.13%) DevOps
2 82 (51.25%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
4 49 (30.63%) Continuous Delivery
5 48 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 43 (26.88%) Mentoring
7 42 (26.25%) Configuration Management
8 40 (25.00%) TDD
9 37 (23.13%) Computer Science
10 35 (21.88%) Android Development
10 35 (21.88%) Mobile Device Management
10 35 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
11 33 (20.63%) Business Development
11 33 (20.63%) Multithreading
12 32 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
13 30 (18.75%) Artificial Intelligence
14 29 (18.13%) Analytics
14 29 (18.13%) Data Analytics
15 24 (15.00%) Test Automation
16 22 (13.75%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 91 (56.88%) Python
2 50 (31.25%) PowerShell
3 49 (30.63%) SQL
4 48 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 46 (28.75%) C++
6 41 (25.63%) C
7 39 (24.38%) Java
8 35 (21.88%) Kotlin
9 27 (16.88%) Shell Script
10 22 (13.75%) Bash Shell
11 16 (10.00%) Ruby
12 15 (9.38%) Go
13 6 (3.75%) PHP
14 5 (3.13%) R
15 4 (2.50%) Perl
16 3 (1.88%) C#
17 2 (1.25%) Groovy
18 1 (0.63%) Embedded C
18 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
18 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 45 (28.13%) Degree
2 44 (27.50%) Security Cleared
3 36 (22.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 35 (21.88%) SC Cleared
5 28 (17.50%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.75%) ISEB
6 6 (3.75%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.88%) MCSE
7 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.25%) CCNA
8 2 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.25%) CISSP
8 2 (1.25%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (1.25%) GIAC
8 2 (1.25%) Linux+ Certification
8 2 (1.25%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.25%) SANS
8 2 (1.25%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.38%) QA
2 3 (1.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 101 (63.13%) Docker
2 79 (49.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (46.25%) Hyper-V
4 49 (30.63%) Virtual Machines
5 43 (26.88%) vSphere
6 25 (15.63%) Active Directory
7 17 (10.63%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (8.13%) Xen
9 8 (5.00%) iptables
10 2 (1.25%) KVM
10 2 (1.25%) XenApp
10 2 (1.25%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.63%) NFS
11 1 (0.63%) Samba
Systems Management
1 85 (53.13%) Ansible
2 66 (41.25%) Puppet
3 55 (34.38%) Terraform
4 51 (31.88%) Kubernetes
5 37 (23.13%) Docker Swarm
6 33 (20.63%) Opscode Chef
7 28 (17.50%) Packer
8 11 (6.88%) Nagios
8 11 (6.88%) ZABBIX
9 8 (5.00%) Graphite
9 8 (5.00%) Kibana
10 7 (4.38%) Salt
11 6 (3.75%) HockeyApp
11 6 (3.75%) vCenter Server
12 4 (2.50%) Prometheus
12 4 (2.50%) SCCM
12 4 (2.50%) vRealize
13 3 (1.88%) OpenNMS
14 1 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
14 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 79 (49.38%) VMware
2 43 (26.88%) Google
3 35 (21.88%) Samsung
4 25 (15.63%) Microsoft
5 22 (13.75%) New Relic
5 22 (13.75%) Splunk
6 21 (13.13%) LogicMonitor
7 16 (10.00%) Oracle
8 10 (6.25%) Cloudera
8 10 (6.25%) Hortonworks
9 9 (5.63%) Cisco
10 8 (5.00%) Centreon
11 7 (4.38%) Citrix
11 7 (4.38%) SAP
12 5 (3.13%) Databricks
12 5 (3.13%) Dataiku
13 4 (2.50%) Red Hat
13 4 (2.50%) SolarWinds
14 2 (1.25%) IBM
14 2 (1.25%) Informatica