Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle VM VirtualBox
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 932 1037 1120
Rank change year-on-year +105 +83 +52
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 173 157 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.090% 0.043%
As % of the System Software category 0.74% 0.69% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 125 134 66
UK median annual salary £53,000 £31,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +68.25% -37.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,750 £21,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,950 £71,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £31,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +74.60% -37.00% +11.11%

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 23,492 22,780 21,802
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.51% 13.10% 12.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19,120 18,967 18,111
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,364 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for VirtualBox in the UK

VirtualBox
Top 14 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 18 January 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 +140 170 £52,750 +17.22% 49
UK excluding London +39 116 £55,000 +74.60% 42
London +78 54 £52,750 -15.60% 11
South East +31 52 £51,250 +62.70% 10
East of England - 25 £55,000 - 7
Midlands +42 14 £47,500 +50.79% 8
South West +39 14 £57,500 +15.00% 6
West Midlands +36 13 £47,500 +50.79% 7
North of England +31 9 £43,250 -33.46% 7
North West +12 7 £44,000 -32.31% 6
Wales -15 3 £62,500 +106.61% 2
East Midlands +21 1 £32,500 -48.00% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 - 1
North East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 109 (63.01%) Docker
2 105 (60.69%) Windows
3 104 (60.12%) VMware
3 104 (60.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 102 (58.96%) Python
4 102 (58.96%) Ansible
5 94 (54.34%) Linux
6 88 (50.87%) Amazon AWS
7 87 (50.29%) Agile Software Development
8 86 (49.71%) Puppet
8 86 (49.71%) Kubernetes
9 76 (43.93%) DevOps
10 74 (42.77%) Hyper-V
11 73 (42.20%) Vagrant
12 68 (39.31%) SQL
13 65 (37.57%) PowerShell
14 64 (36.99%) Jenkins
14 64 (36.99%) Microsoft Azure
15 58 (33.53%) Terraform
16 56 (32.37%) TCP/IP
17 55 (31.79%) Bash Shell
18 54 (31.21%) Docker Swarm
19 53 (30.64%) JavaScript
19 53 (30.64%) Software Engineering
20 52 (30.06%) Windows Server
21 51 (29.48%) Google
22 50 (28.90%) Microsoft
23 49 (28.32%) Configuration Management
24 47 (27.17%) Google Cloud Platform
25 43 (24.86%) Opscode Chef

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 (8.09%) Apache Spark
2 13 (7.51%) Apache
2 13 (7.51%) nginx
3 7 (4.05%) OpenStack
4 6 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.47%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.89%) Confluence
5 5 (2.89%) IIS
5 5 (2.89%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (2.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (2.89%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.73%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.16%) CMS
8 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.58%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.89%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 88 (50.87%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (36.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (27.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (9.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 15 (8.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 15 (8.67%) Datadog
6 13 (7.51%) Amazon SageMaker
6 13 (7.51%) Office 365
7 6 (3.47%) Google Play
7 6 (3.47%) iTunes
7 6 (3.47%) TestFlight
8 5 (2.89%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (2.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 5 (2.89%) SaaS
9 4 (2.31%) Amazon S3
9 4 (2.31%) GitHub
9 4 (2.31%) IaaS
9 4 (2.31%) Route 53
10 3 (1.73%) G Suite
10 3 (1.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (32.37%) TCP/IP
2 28 (16.18%) Internet
3 23 (13.29%) VLAN
4 21 (12.14%) DNS
5 18 (10.40%) DHCP
6 16 (9.25%) BGP
7 15 (8.67%) Firewall
8 14 (8.09%) HTTP
9 9 (5.20%) VoIP
9 9 (5.20%) VPN
10 8 (4.62%) PBX
10 8 (4.62%) Wireshark
11 7 (4.05%) Broadband
12 6 (3.47%) IGMP
12 6 (3.47%) RTCP
12 6 (3.47%) RTP
12 6 (3.47%) SNMP
13 5 (2.89%) OpenVPN
13 5 (2.89%) Skype
13 5 (2.89%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (19.08%) Neo4j
2 24 (13.87%) Big Data
3 18 (10.40%) MySQL
4 17 (9.83%) SQL Server
5 16 (9.25%) MongoDB
6 15 (8.67%) Hadoop
6 15 (8.67%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (8.09%) NoSQL
8 9 (5.20%) Relational Database
9 6 (3.47%) Redis
10 5 (2.89%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.89%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.89%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.89%) RDBMS
11 4 (2.31%) Amazon Aurora
11 4 (2.31%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.16%) phpMyAdmin
12 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 73 (42.20%) Vagrant
2 64 (36.99%) Jenkins
3 39 (22.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 37 (21.39%) Git (software)
5 30 (17.34%) GitLab
6 24 (13.87%) Subversion
7 22 (12.72%) JIRA
8 18 (10.40%) Visual Studio
9 15 (8.67%) Travis CI
10 13 (7.51%) Maven
10 13 (7.51%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (6.94%) Cucumber
11 12 (6.94%) SonarQube
12 11 (6.36%) Sonatype Nexus
13 9 (5.20%) Bitbucket
13 9 (5.20%) git-flow
14 6 (3.47%) Artifactory
14 6 (3.47%) GDB
14 6 (3.47%) SoapUI
14 6 (3.47%) Valgrind
General
1 26 (15.03%) Telecoms
2 19 (10.98%) Manufacturing
3 16 (9.25%) Finance
3 16 (9.25%) Retail
4 14 (8.09%) Electronics
5 13 (7.51%) Marketing
6 6 (3.47%) Games
7 2 (1.16%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 55 (31.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 41 (23.70%) Developer
3 17 (9.83%) AWS Engineer
3 17 (9.83%) Software Developer
3 17 (9.83%) Support Engineer
4 16 (9.25%) Systems Engineer
5 14 (8.09%) IT Engineer
5 14 (8.09%) Java Developer
6 12 (6.94%) Android Developer
6 12 (6.94%) C Developer
6 12 (6.94%) Data Scientist
6 12 (6.94%) IT Support
6 12 (6.94%) IT Support Engineer
7 10 (5.78%) Data Engineer
8 8 (4.62%) C++ Developer
8 8 (4.62%) C++/Java Developer
8 8 (4.62%) Java Android Developer
8 8 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (4.05%) Azure Engineer
10 6 (3.47%) Mobile Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.87%) XML
2 21 (12.14%) Node.js
3 20 (11.56%) JSON
4 18 (10.40%) Elastic Stack
5 17 (9.83%) Web Services
6 16 (9.25%) .NET
6 16 (9.25%) AngularJS
7 15 (8.67%) React
7 15 (8.67%) Vue.js
8 13 (7.51%) MXNet
8 13 (7.51%) Natural Language Processing
8 13 (7.51%) scikit-learn
8 13 (7.51%) Spark Streaming
8 13 (7.51%) TensorFlow
9 12 (6.94%) ASP.NET
10 11 (6.36%) HTML
11 10 (5.78%) Java EE
11 10 (5.78%) SOAP
12 9 (5.20%) CSS
13 7 (4.05%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.76%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.09%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (6.36%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (5.78%) Algorithms
4 10 (5.78%) Industry 4.0
5 9 (5.20%) User Experience
6 8 (4.62%) Cybercrime
6 8 (4.62%) Public Cloud
7 6 (3.47%) Acoustics
7 6 (3.47%) Blog
7 6 (3.47%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.89%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (2.31%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.73%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (1.16%) BBC
11 2 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (1.16%) Handset
11 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.16%) Social Media
12 1 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 105 (60.69%) Windows
2 94 (54.34%) Linux
3 52 (30.06%) Windows Server
4 35 (20.23%) Ubuntu
5 34 (19.65%) CentOS
6 32 (18.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (14.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (8.67%) DC/OS
9 14 (8.09%) Fedora
10 13 (7.51%) Android
10 13 (7.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (6.36%) Windows 10
11 11 (6.36%) Windows 8
12 9 (5.20%) Unix
13 8 (4.62%) Windows 7
14 3 (1.73%) VMS
15 2 (1.16%) MVS
16 1 (0.58%) Debian
16 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (50.29%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (43.93%) DevOps
3 53 (30.64%) Software Engineering
4 49 (28.32%) Configuration Management
5 43 (24.86%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (20.81%) Continuous Delivery
7 32 (18.50%) TDD
8 30 (17.34%) Analytics
8 30 (17.34%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (16.76%) Artificial Intelligence
9 29 (16.76%) Computer Science
9 29 (16.76%) Data Analytics
10 22 (12.72%) Machine Learning
11 19 (10.98%) Mentoring
11 19 (10.98%) OO
12 18 (10.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 18 (10.40%) Test Automation
13 17 (9.83%) Open Source
13 17 (9.83%) SDLC
13 17 (9.83%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 102 (58.96%) Python
2 68 (39.31%) SQL
3 65 (37.57%) PowerShell
4 55 (31.79%) Bash Shell
5 53 (30.64%) JavaScript
6 43 (24.86%) C++
7 39 (22.54%) C
8 32 (18.50%) Java
9 24 (13.87%) Ruby
10 19 (10.98%) Go
11 18 (10.40%) Shell Script
12 15 (8.67%) C#
12 15 (8.67%) Perl
13 13 (7.51%) PHP
13 13 (7.51%) R
14 12 (6.94%) Kotlin
14 12 (6.94%) T-SQL
15 7 (4.05%) TypeScript
16 2 (1.16%) Groovy
17 1 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (23.70%) Security Cleared
2 33 (19.08%) Degree
3 28 (16.18%) DV Cleared
4 20 (11.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 20 (11.56%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.47%) CCNA
5 6 (3.47%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (3.47%) ISEB
5 6 (3.47%) ISTQB
6 5 (2.89%) CISSP
6 5 (2.89%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (2.89%) GIAC
6 5 (2.89%) Linux+ Certification
6 5 (2.89%) MCSE
6 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.89%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (2.89%) SANS
6 5 (2.89%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.20%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) COBIT
2 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.58%) GDPR
System Software
1 109 (63.01%) Docker
2 104 (60.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (42.77%) Hyper-V
4 32 (18.50%) Xen
5 30 (17.34%) Active Directory
6 29 (16.76%) vSphere
7 27 (15.61%) VMware ESXi
8 24 (13.87%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (5.20%) KVM
10 8 (4.62%) XenApp
10 8 (4.62%) XenDesktop
11 4 (2.31%) NFS
11 4 (2.31%) Samba
12 3 (1.73%) iptables
13 2 (1.16%) XenServer
14 1 (0.58%) HDFS
14 1 (0.58%) LXC
Systems Management
1 102 (58.96%) Ansible
2 86 (49.71%) Kubernetes
2 86 (49.71%) Puppet
3 58 (33.53%) Terraform
4 54 (31.21%) Docker Swarm
5 43 (24.86%) Opscode Chef
6 25 (14.45%) vCenter Server
7 20 (11.56%) Nagios
8 19 (10.98%) Packer
8 19 (10.98%) Salt
9 16 (9.25%) ZABBIX
10 14 (8.09%) OpenNMS
11 6 (3.47%) HockeyApp
12 5 (2.89%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (2.31%) Prometheus
13 4 (2.31%) rkt
13 4 (2.31%) Single Sign-On
14 3 (1.73%) Graphite
14 3 (1.73%) Kibana
15 1 (0.58%) Mesos
Vendors
1 104 (60.12%) VMware
2 51 (29.48%) Google
3 50 (28.90%) Microsoft
4 27 (15.61%) Cloudera
4 27 (15.61%) Hortonworks
5 21 (12.14%) Splunk
6 16 (9.25%) New Relic
6 16 (9.25%) Red Hat
7 14 (8.09%) LogicMonitor
7 14 (8.09%) SolarWinds
8 13 (7.51%) Citrix
8 13 (7.51%) Databricks
8 13 (7.51%) Dataiku
8 13 (7.51%) SAP
9 12 (6.94%) Oracle
9 12 (6.94%) Samsung
10 6 (3.47%) Cisco
10 6 (3.47%) Dell
11 5 (2.89%) Sage
11 5 (2.89%) Xamarin