Period
to 22 August 2017

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 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle VM VirtualBox
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1049 1100 1126
Rank change year-on-year +51 +26 +165
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 138 140 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.078% 0.071% 0.086%
As % of the System Software category 0.61% 0.57% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 118 126 103
UK median annual salary £37,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.78% +4.55% +51.72%
10th Percentile £21,000 £37,250 £36,900
90th Percentile £70,000 £115,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £29,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -31.76% -5.56% +50.00%

VirtualBox is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 22448 24610 25436
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.75% 12.49% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 18896 20860 21057
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £65,350
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +7.14%

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 22 August 2017.

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 22 August 2017. 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 +41 111 £37,500 -34.78% 9
UK excluding London +95 103 £29,000 -31.76% 4
South East +78 37 £29,000 -43.69% 2
North of England +6 28 £37,500 -6.25%
London -20 26 £50,000 -33.33% 7
North West -8 22 £37,500 -5.06%
Wales - 17 £27,500 - 2
South West - 10 £52,500 -
Midlands +38 8 - -
West Midlands +24 6 - -
Yorkshire - 6 - -
East of England -4 2 £46,250 +49.19%
East Midlands - 2 - -
Scotland +9 1 £40,000 +14.29%

For the 6 months to 22 August 2017, 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 with a requirement for VirtualBox.

1 95 (68.84%) VMware
1 95 (68.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 88 (63.77%) Windows
2 88 (63.77%) Linux
3 79 (57.25%) Hyper-V
4 68 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (44.93%) Puppet
6 61 (44.20%) Microsoft
6 61 (44.20%) DevOps
7 57 (41.30%) Git (software)
8 56 (40.58%) Ansible
9 52 (37.68%) Windows Server
10 47 (34.06%) Continuous Integration
11 46 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 46 (33.33%) TDD
11 46 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 46 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
12 43 (31.16%) Docker
13 42 (30.43%) Windows 8
13 42 (30.43%) Active Directory
13 42 (30.43%) Office 365
14 41 (29.71%) Exchange Server 2010
14 41 (29.71%) Windows 7
14 41 (29.71%) ITIL
14 41 (29.71%) MS Exchange
14 41 (29.71%) Exchange Server 2013
14 41 (29.71%) Windows 10
15 38 (27.54%) Virtual Machines
16 37 (26.81%) Vagrant
16 37 (26.81%) QA

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 41 (29.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 41 (29.71%) Exchange Server 2013
1 41 (29.71%) MS Exchange
2 19 (13.77%) Apache
3 9 (6.52%) nginx
4 8 (5.80%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (4.35%) OpenStack
5 6 (4.35%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.62%) Confluence
6 5 (3.62%) JBoss
7 4 (2.90%) CMS
8 3 (2.17%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.72%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.72%) Drupal
10 1 (0.72%) Jetty
10 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 42 (30.43%) Office 365
2 37 (26.81%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (13.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (7.97%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (7.97%) SaaS
5 10 (7.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (6.52%) IaaS
7 5 (3.62%) Amazon S3
7 5 (3.62%) Loggly
7 5 (3.62%) OpenShift
7 5 (3.62%) Sumo Logic
8 4 (2.90%) PaaS
9 3 (2.17%) DigitalOcean
10 2 (1.45%) CloudFront
10 2 (1.45%) Route 53
10 2 (1.45%) Sauce Labs
10 2 (1.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.72%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.22%) TCP/IP
2 19 (13.77%) DNS
3 15 (10.87%) DHCP
4 13 (9.42%) VPN
5 11 (7.97%) Firewall
5 11 (7.97%) HTTP
6 6 (4.35%) Asterisk PBX
7 4 (2.90%) Internet
8 3 (2.17%) Network Security
8 3 (2.17%) VLAN
9 2 (1.45%) SSL
10 1 (0.72%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.72%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.94%) MySQL
2 17 (12.32%) Redis
3 12 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 10 (7.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (5.07%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.35%) MariaDB
6 6 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.35%) SQLite
7 5 (3.62%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.90%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (2.90%) Big Data
8 4 (2.90%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.17%) HBase
10 1 (0.72%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.72%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.72%) Impala
10 1 (0.72%) Mahout
10 1 (0.72%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 57 (41.30%) Git (software)
2 37 (26.81%) Vagrant
3 30 (21.74%) NuGet
4 22 (15.94%) Jenkins
5 12 (8.70%) JIRA
6 11 (7.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (7.97%) Maven
7 9 (6.52%) Cucumber
7 9 (6.52%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (5.80%) FitNesse
8 8 (5.80%) Grunt
8 8 (5.80%) PuPHPet
8 8 (5.80%) Selenium
8 8 (5.80%) SoapUI
9 6 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (4.35%) TeamCity
9 6 (4.35%) Travis CI
10 5 (3.62%) Artifactory
10 5 (3.62%) PHPUnit
10 5 (3.62%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (4.35%) Games
2 2 (1.45%) Marketing
3 1 (0.72%) Automotive
3 1 (0.72%) Banking
3 1 (0.72%) Finance
3 1 (0.72%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 40 (28.99%) IT Engineer
2 34 (24.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (15.94%) IT Support
4 21 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (15.22%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (14.49%) Wintel Engineer
6 19 (13.77%) IT Support Engineer
6 19 (13.77%) Support Engineer
7 17 (12.32%) Build Engineer
8 16 (11.59%) Developer
8 16 (11.59%) Systems Administrator
9 15 (10.87%) Build and Release Engineer
9 15 (10.87%) Release Engineer
10 13 (9.42%) Administrator
11 11 (7.97%) Systems Engineer
12 10 (7.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 9 (6.52%) Linux Administrator
13 9 (6.52%) PHP Developer
14 8 (5.80%) Machine Learning Engineer
15 7 (5.07%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.77%) LAMP
2 11 (7.97%) Laravel
2 11 (7.97%) Node.js
3 10 (7.25%) Elastic Stack
3 10 (7.25%) LEMP Stack
4 9 (6.52%) .NET
4 9 (6.52%) Vue.js
5 7 (5.07%) Web Services
6 5 (3.62%) JSON
6 5 (3.62%) RESTful
7 4 (2.90%) HTML
7 4 (2.90%) HTML5
7 4 (2.90%) phpspec
7 4 (2.90%) XML
8 3 (2.17%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.17%) LAPP Stack
8 3 (2.17%) REST
8 3 (2.17%) Sass
9 2 (1.45%) CSS3
9 2 (1.45%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (5.07%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (4.35%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.62%) Replication
5 4 (2.90%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 88 (63.77%) Linux
1 88 (63.77%) Windows
2 52 (37.68%) Windows Server
3 46 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (30.43%) Windows 8
5 41 (29.71%) Windows 10
5 41 (29.71%) Windows 7
6 17 (12.32%) Ubuntu
7 11 (7.97%) CentOS
7 11 (7.97%) Debian
8 8 (5.80%) Mac OS
9 7 (5.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (4.35%) CoreOS
11 3 (2.17%) Android
11 3 (2.17%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.17%) SUSE
12 2 (1.45%) Unix
13 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (44.20%) DevOps
3 47 (34.06%) Continuous Integration
4 46 (33.33%) TDD
5 41 (29.71%) ITIL
6 31 (22.46%) Continuous Delivery
7 20 (14.49%) Scrum
8 15 (10.87%) Test Automation
9 14 (10.14%) Configuration Management
10 13 (9.42%) Kanban
11 11 (7.97%) Open Source
11 11 (7.97%) Software Engineering
11 11 (7.97%) Web Development
12 10 (7.25%) Machine Learning
13 8 (5.80%) API Development
13 8 (5.80%) BDD
13 8 (5.80%) Cybersecurity
14 7 (5.07%) Load Balancing
15 6 (4.35%) OO
15 6 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (23.91%) PowerShell
1 33 (23.91%) Python
2 32 (23.19%) SQL
3 30 (21.74%) Java
4 27 (19.57%) Bash Shell
5 24 (17.39%) PHP
6 18 (13.04%) JavaScript
7 15 (10.87%) C#
8 14 (10.14%) C++
9 10 (7.25%) Perl
10 9 (6.52%) Shell Script
11 8 (5.80%) Ruby
12 6 (4.35%) C
13 5 (3.62%) Go
13 5 (3.62%) Scala
14 3 (2.17%) Groovy
15 2 (1.45%) ES6
15 2 (1.45%) PHP 7
16 1 (0.72%) Clojure
16 1 (0.72%) Cypher
Qualifications
1 10 (7.25%) Degree
2 6 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.17%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.72%) ISEB
4 1 (0.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (26.81%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) FIPS 140-2
2 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 95 (68.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 79 (57.25%) Hyper-V
3 43 (31.16%) Docker
4 42 (30.43%) Active Directory
5 38 (27.54%) Virtual Machines
6 35 (25.36%) Xen
7 22 (15.94%) XenApp
7 22 (15.94%) XenDesktop
8 13 (9.42%) KVM
9 7 (5.07%) Samba
9 7 (5.07%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (4.35%) pfSense
10 6 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (2.17%) HDFS
11 3 (2.17%) LXC
12 1 (0.72%) Firmware
12 1 (0.72%) NFS
12 1 (0.72%) OpenAM
12 1 (0.72%) vCloud
12 1 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 62 (44.93%) Puppet
2 56 (40.58%) Ansible
3 46 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (10.87%) Kubernetes
5 13 (9.42%) Salt
6 9 (6.52%) Mesos
7 8 (5.80%) Nagios
8 5 (3.62%) Terraform
8 5 (3.62%) ZABBIX
9 4 (2.90%) Graphite
9 4 (2.90%) Marathon
10 3 (2.17%) Rancher
11 2 (1.45%) Grafana
11 2 (1.45%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (1.45%) Kibana
11 2 (1.45%) logstash
11 2 (1.45%) Packer
12 1 (0.72%) Fluentd
12 1 (0.72%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.72%) Icinga
Vendors
1 95 (68.84%) VMware
2 61 (44.20%) Microsoft
3 22 (15.94%) Citrix
4 15 (10.87%) Google
5 13 (9.42%) Oracle
5 13 (9.42%) Red Hat
6 12 (8.70%) Rackspace
7 6 (4.35%) Dynatrace
7 6 (4.35%) New Relic
8 5 (3.62%) SaltStack
8 5 (3.62%) Splunk
9 4 (2.90%) Apple
10 3 (2.17%) AppDynamics
10 3 (2.17%) CA Agile Central
11 2 (1.45%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.72%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.72%) Thales
12 1 (0.72%) Zend