Period
to 21 October 2020

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 21 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle VM VirtualBox
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 645 956 992
Rank change year-on-year +311 +36 +93
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 35 125 182
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.072% 0.091% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.39% 0.53% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 29 111 138
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -20.00% +73.08%
10th Percentile £29,844 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £90,000 £81,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £38,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +29.87% -30.00% +83.33%

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 9,041 23,612 24,401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.50% 17.24% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7,677 19,429 19,926
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,500 £24,856
90th Percentile £86,550 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,625 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.35% - +8.97%

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 21 October 2020.

Salary histogram for VirtualBox in the UK

VirtualBox
Top 10 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 21 October 2020. 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 +295 32 £50,000 +11.11% 4
UK excluding London +280 30 £50,000 +29.87% 4
South West +108 12 £50,000 +11.11%
East of England +147 9 £50,000 -16.67%
London +232 5 £52,500 -12.50% 1
South East +195 4 £25,000 -33.33%
Scotland +92 3 - - 1
Midlands +121 2 £31,305 +20.40% 1
East Midlands +83 2 £31,305 +20.40% 1
Work from Home +30 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1

For the 6 months to 21 October 2020, 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 27 (77.14%) Linux
2 26 (74.29%) Docker
3 25 (71.43%) SQL
4 24 (68.57%) Kubernetes
5 23 (65.71%) DevOps
6 20 (57.14%) Bash Shell
7 19 (54.29%) CentOS
7 19 (54.29%) Hyper-V
7 19 (54.29%) Ansible
8 18 (51.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (48.57%) MySQL
9 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
10 15 (42.86%) Python
11 14 (40.00%) AWS
12 13 (37.14%) Vagrant
13 12 (34.29%) Azure
13 12 (34.29%) Configuration Management
14 11 (31.43%) Puppet
14 11 (31.43%) Opscode Chef
14 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
14 11 (31.43%) Terraform
15 10 (28.57%) GitLab
15 10 (28.57%) TeamCity
15 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
15 10 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
16 9 (25.71%) Windows
16 9 (25.71%) Java
16 9 (25.71%) PL/SQL
16 9 (25.71%) Debian

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 9 (25.71%) Confluence
1 9 (25.71%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Jupyter
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (40.00%) AWS
2 12 (34.29%) Azure
3 9 (25.71%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (22.86%) AWS Fargate
4 8 (22.86%) OpenShift
5 7 (20.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 7 (20.00%) Amazon S3
5 7 (20.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 7 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
5 7 (20.00%) Route 53
5 7 (20.00%) Serverless
5 7 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (8.57%) Office 365
7 2 (5.71%) GCP
8 1 (2.86%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (2.86%) GitHub
8 1 (2.86%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) VPN
2 4 (11.43%) VLAN
3 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.57%) Wireshark
4 2 (5.71%) BGP
5 1 (2.86%) DHCP
5 1 (2.86%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) DSL
5 1 (2.86%) H.323
5 1 (2.86%) HTTP
5 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.86%) RTP
5 1 (2.86%) VoIP
5 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) MySQL
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (22.86%) MariaDB
3 8 (22.86%) NoSQL
4 7 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.71%) Big Data
6 1 (2.86%) Amazon Athena
6 1 (2.86%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.86%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) Vagrant
2 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
3 10 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 10 (28.57%) GitLab
3 10 (28.57%) TeamCity
4 9 (25.71%) JIRA
4 9 (25.71%) Travis CI
5 8 (22.86%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (20.00%) Artifactory
6 7 (20.00%) Bitbucket Server
6 7 (20.00%) SonarQube
7 3 (8.57%) Bugzilla
7 3 (8.57%) TestLink
8 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (5.71%) Public Sector
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Senior DevOps
2 4 (11.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 3 (8.57%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) IT Support
3 3 (8.57%) IT Support Technician
3 3 (8.57%) IT Technician
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Server Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Server Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Support Technician
3 3 (8.57%) Test Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) Jinja
2 8 (22.86%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.86%) Lucene
3 1 (2.86%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (2.86%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (2.86%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (8.57%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.86%) Acoustics
3 1 (2.86%) Blog
3 1 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Linux
2 19 (54.29%) CentOS
3 18 (51.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (25.71%) Debian
4 9 (25.71%) Windows
5 8 (22.86%) CoreOS
6 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
8 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
8 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
8 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (5.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) DevOps
2 12 (34.29%) Configuration Management
3 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure as Code
4 8 (22.86%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (20.00%) Auto-Scaling
5 7 (20.00%) Scrum
6 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
6 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
6 6 (17.14%) Open Source
7 5 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.43%) ITIL
8 4 (11.43%) Migration
9 3 (8.57%) Coaching
9 3 (8.57%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.57%) Virtual Environments
10 2 (5.71%) API Integration
10 2 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) SQL
2 20 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 15 (42.86%) Python
4 9 (25.71%) Java
4 9 (25.71%) PL/SQL
4 9 (25.71%) Ruby
5 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) CCNA
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
1 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) PhD
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) QA
System Software
1 26 (74.29%) Docker
2 19 (54.29%) Hyper-V
3 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (22.86%) GlusterFS
5 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
6 3 (8.57%) XenApp
6 3 (8.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (68.57%) Kubernetes
2 19 (54.29%) Ansible
3 11 (31.43%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (31.43%) Puppet
3 11 (31.43%) Terraform
4 8 (22.86%) Kibana
4 8 (22.86%) logstash
5 7 (20.00%) Nagios
6 1 (2.86%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 9 (25.71%) VMware
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle
4 6 (17.14%) AppDynamics
4 6 (17.14%) New Relic
4 6 (17.14%) Splunk
5 3 (8.57%) Citrix
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.71%) Google
6 2 (5.71%) LogicMonitor
7 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.86%) Avaya
7 1 (2.86%) Cloudera
7 1 (2.86%) Hortonworks
7 1 (2.86%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) Mitel
7 1 (2.86%) Sonatype