Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle VM VirtualBox
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 752 849 941
Rank change year-on-year +97 +92 +83
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 86 136 189
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 0.56% 0.70% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 57 113 124
10th Percentile " £25,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £46,250 £40,000 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £51,593 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.60% -1.73% +5.00%
75th Percentile £87,500 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile " £86,250 £67,275
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -14.29% +20.00%

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 15,447 19,485 23,985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.60% 17.12% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12,570 16,056 19,659
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

VirtualBox
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for VirtualBox in the UK

VirtualBox
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VirtualBox.

Salary trend for VirtualBox in the UK

VirtualBox
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing VirtualBox over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for VirtualBox in the UK

VirtualBox
Top 8 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 13 April 2021. 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 +72 86 £55,000 +6.60% 14
London +88 52 £56,250 +2.27% 8
UK excluding London +82 34 £55,000 +22.22% 6
South West +21 23 £55,000 +10.00% 1
South East +71 7 £55,000 +124.49% 2
Work from Home -115 6 £75,000 +42.86%
Midlands +44 4 £31,305 -3.68%
East Midlands +22 4 £31,305 -3.68%

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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 79 (91.86%) Python
2 70 (81.40%) Software Engineering
3 67 (77.91%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (72.09%) Docker
5 59 (68.60%) Kubernetes
6 58 (67.44%) Ansible
6 58 (67.44%) Configuration Management
7 55 (63.95%) Azure
7 55 (63.95%) AWS
8 54 (62.79%) Vagrant
8 54 (62.79%) Continuous Integration
9 53 (61.63%) Jenkins
10 52 (60.47%) Google
10 52 (60.47%) SQL
11 51 (59.30%) Hortonworks
11 51 (59.30%) Cloudera
11 51 (59.30%) Docker Swarm
12 50 (58.14%) Terraform
12 50 (58.14%) GCP
12 50 (58.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 49 (56.98%) Artificial Intelligence
13 49 (56.98%) Apache Spark
13 49 (56.98%) Spark Streaming
13 49 (56.98%) Neo4j
13 49 (56.98%) Hadoop
13 49 (56.98%) NoSQL
14 48 (55.81%) Data Munging
14 48 (55.81%) Unit Testing
15 47 (54.65%) ETL
15 47 (54.65%) IBM

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 49 (56.98%) Apache Spark
2 23 (26.74%) Confluence
3 3 (3.49%) Jupyter
4 2 (2.33%) nginx
4 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.16%) Apache
5 1 (1.16%) Drupal
5 1 (1.16%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 55 (63.95%) AWS
1 55 (63.95%) Azure
2 50 (58.14%) GCP
3 47 (54.65%) Amazon EMR
3 47 (54.65%) IBM Cloud
4 23 (26.74%) PaaS
5 20 (23.26%) SaaS
6 17 (19.77%) Cloud Functions
6 17 (19.77%) Google App Engine
6 17 (19.77%) Google Compute Engine
6 17 (19.77%) Google Container Engine
6 17 (19.77%) Serverless
7 3 (3.49%) GitHub
7 3 (3.49%) Microsoft 365
8 2 (2.33%) Amazon SageMaker
8 2 (2.33%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (2.33%) Azure Stack
9 1 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (1.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.26%) Wireshark
2 5 (5.81%) DNS
3 4 (4.65%) Firewall
4 3 (3.49%) DHCP
4 3 (3.49%) VLAN
5 2 (2.33%) NAS
5 2 (2.33%) SAN
5 2 (2.33%) SSL
5 2 (2.33%) VPN
5 2 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.16%) H.323
6 1 (1.16%) HTTP
6 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.16%) RTP
6 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.16%) VoIP
6 1 (1.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (56.98%) Hadoop
1 49 (56.98%) Neo4j
1 49 (56.98%) NoSQL
2 47 (54.65%) Amazon Athena
2 47 (54.65%) Amazon Redshift
3 45 (52.33%) Big Data
4 42 (48.84%) Electronic Patient Records
5 3 (3.49%) MySQL
5 3 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.33%) MariaDB
6 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 54 (62.79%) Vagrant
2 53 (61.63%) Jenkins
3 50 (58.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 24 (27.91%) JIRA
5 20 (23.26%) IDA Disassembler
6 8 (9.30%) Git (software)
7 6 (6.98%) GitLab
8 3 (3.49%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.16%) Redmine
9 1 (1.16%) Selenium
9 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (5.81%) Manufacturing
1 5 (5.81%) Retail
2 2 (2.33%) Legal
3 1 (1.16%) Law
3 1 (1.16%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (33.72%) Data Engineer
1 29 (33.72%) Platform Engineer
2 19 (22.09%) Architect
2 19 (22.09%) Data Architect
2 19 (22.09%) Platform Architect
3 16 (18.60%) AWS Engineer
4 11 (12.79%) AWS Architect
5 9 (10.47%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (3.49%) Administrator
6 3 (3.49%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (3.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (3.49%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (3.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (3.49%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.33%) Data Scientist
7 2 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (1.16%) IT Support Technician
8 1 (1.16%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (1.16%) Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (1.16%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (56.98%) Spark Streaming
2 7 (8.14%) TensorFlow
3 3 (3.49%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (2.33%) MXNet
4 2 (2.33%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (2.33%) PHP-FPM
4 2 (2.33%) scikit-learn
5 1 (1.16%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.16%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (1.16%) CSS
5 1 (1.16%) Drush
5 1 (1.16%) HTML
5 1 (1.16%) jQuery
5 1 (1.16%) LAMP
5 1 (1.16%) Laravel
5 1 (1.16%) LESS
5 1 (1.16%) Sass
5 1 (1.16%) Symfony
5 1 (1.16%) Twig
5 1 (1.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.26%) Embedded Systems
1 20 (23.26%) Wiki
2 5 (5.81%) Acoustics
2 5 (5.81%) Blog
3 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.16%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (41.86%) Linux
2 27 (31.40%) Windows
3 20 (23.26%) Android
3 20 (23.26%) Apple iOS
4 6 (6.98%) CentOS
5 4 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.65%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.33%) Debian
6 2 (2.33%) Fedora
6 2 (2.33%) FreeNAS
6 2 (2.33%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (81.40%) Software Engineering
2 67 (77.91%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (67.44%) Configuration Management
4 54 (62.79%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (56.98%) Artificial Intelligence
6 48 (55.81%) Data Munging
6 48 (55.81%) Unit Testing
7 47 (54.65%) Data Engineering
7 47 (54.65%) ETL
8 44 (51.16%) Analytics
8 44 (51.16%) Data Science
9 43 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
10 42 (48.84%) Project Management
11 20 (23.26%) Cyber Intelligence
11 20 (23.26%) Scrum
12 17 (19.77%) Thought Leadership
13 9 (10.47%) DevOps
14 5 (5.81%) Image Processing
15 4 (4.65%) ITIL
15 4 (4.65%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 79 (91.86%) Python
2 52 (60.47%) SQL
3 19 (22.09%) C
4 17 (19.77%) C#
4 17 (19.77%) C++
5 11 (12.79%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.49%) Java
6 3 (3.49%) PHP
7 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.33%) Perl
7 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.33%) R
7 2 (2.33%) Ruby
7 2 (2.33%) Tcl
8 1 (1.16%) ES6
8 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.49%) CCNA
2 3 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.49%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) DV Cleared
2 3 (3.49%) PhD
3 2 (2.33%) CISSP
3 2 (2.33%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (2.33%) GIAC
3 2 (2.33%) Linux+ Certification
3 2 (2.33%) MCSE
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.33%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (2.33%) SANS
3 2 (2.33%) SSCP
4 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 62 (72.09%) Docker
2 30 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.81%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.65%) NFS
4 4 (4.65%) Samba
4 4 (4.65%) Xen
5 3 (3.49%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.33%) KVM
6 2 (2.33%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.16%) vSphere
7 1 (1.16%) XenApp
7 1 (1.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 59 (68.60%) Kubernetes
2 58 (67.44%) Ansible
3 51 (59.30%) Docker Swarm
4 50 (58.14%) Terraform
5 8 (9.30%) Puppet
6 5 (5.81%) Nagios
6 5 (5.81%) ZABBIX
7 4 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (2.33%) OpenNMS
8 2 (2.33%) vCenter Server
8 2 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (60.47%) Google
2 51 (59.30%) Cloudera
2 51 (59.30%) Hortonworks
3 47 (54.65%) IBM
4 42 (48.84%) Informatica
4 42 (48.84%) Talend
5 30 (34.88%) VMware
6 7 (8.14%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.49%) Sonatype
8 2 (2.33%) Databricks
8 2 (2.33%) Dataiku
8 2 (2.33%) Dell
8 2 (2.33%) EMC
8 2 (2.33%) NetApp
8 2 (2.33%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.16%) Avaya
9 1 (1.16%) Citrix
9 1 (1.16%) Mitel