Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle VM VirtualBox
UK
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 790 943 1001
Rank change year-on-year +153 +58 +63
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 110 161 196
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.69% 0.67% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 91 101 173
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +60.00%
10th Percentile £23,250 £27,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -13.04% +53.33%

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 15,947 23,953 24,457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.29% 16.51% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12,938 19,557 19,830
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +9.33%

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 25 May 2020.

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 25 May 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 +153 107 £52,500 - 8
London +165 63 £55,000 -3.08%
UK excluding London +90 46 £45,000 -10.00% 8
South West +72 19 £51,593 -1.73% 1
South East +63 12 £24,500 -51.00% 1
North of England +111 6 £42,500 -1.73% 1
North West +85 6 £42,500 -1.73% 1
East of England +64 5 £55,000 +150.00% 5
Scotland +68 3 £45,625 +30.36%
Work from Home +45 2 £52,500 - 1
Midlands +81 1 £35,000 -31.71%
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 74 (67.27%) Python
2 69 (62.73%) Ansible
2 69 (62.73%) Docker
2 69 (62.73%) Kubernetes
3 66 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (58.18%) Configuration Management
5 63 (57.27%) SQL
5 63 (57.27%) AWS
6 61 (55.45%) Windows
7 59 (53.64%) VMware
7 59 (53.64%) VMware Infrastructure
7 59 (53.64%) Terraform
8 52 (47.27%) Docker Swarm
8 52 (47.27%) Hortonworks
8 52 (47.27%) Cloudera
9 51 (46.36%) Jenkins
10 48 (43.64%) Vagrant
11 46 (41.82%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (39.09%) Software Engineering
13 41 (37.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 41 (37.27%) PowerShell
13 41 (37.27%) NoSQL
14 40 (36.36%) Bash Shell
14 40 (36.36%) Azure
14 40 (36.36%) Puppet
14 40 (36.36%) Unit Testing
14 40 (36.36%) Artificial Intelligence
15 38 (34.55%) Hyper-V
15 38 (34.55%) Neo4j
15 38 (34.55%) Windows Server

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 36 (32.73%) Apache Spark
2 11 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (7.27%) Confluence
4 5 (4.55%) Apache
5 4 (3.64%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.91%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 63 (57.27%) AWS
2 40 (36.36%) Azure
3 38 (34.55%) GCP
4 26 (23.64%) Amazon EMR
4 26 (23.64%) IBM Cloud
5 11 (10.00%) Office 365
6 10 (9.09%) Amazon SageMaker
7 6 (5.45%) Azure Machine Learning
8 5 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (4.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 5 (4.55%) Amazon S3
8 5 (4.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 5 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (4.55%) OpenShift
8 5 (4.55%) Route 53
8 5 (4.55%) Serverless
8 5 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (1.82%) PaaS
9 2 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 22 (20.00%) BGP
3 6 (5.45%) HTTP
4 5 (4.55%) SSL
4 5 (4.55%) VLAN
5 3 (2.73%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.82%) Internet
7 1 (0.91%) DHCP
7 1 (0.91%) DNS
7 1 (0.91%) Firewall
7 1 (0.91%) H.323
7 1 (0.91%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.91%) RTP
7 1 (0.91%) VSAN
7 1 (0.91%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (37.27%) NoSQL
2 38 (34.55%) Neo4j
3 36 (32.73%) Big Data
3 36 (32.73%) Hadoop
4 26 (23.64%) Amazon Athena
4 26 (23.64%) Amazon Redshift
5 12 (10.91%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (10.00%) Electronic Patient Records
7 7 (6.36%) MongoDB
8 6 (5.45%) SQL Server
9 5 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (4.55%) MySQL
10 1 (0.91%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 51 (46.36%) Jenkins
2 48 (43.64%) Vagrant
3 41 (37.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (7.27%) JIRA
5 6 (5.45%) GitLab
6 5 (4.55%) Artifactory
6 5 (4.55%) Bitbucket Server
6 5 (4.55%) SonarQube
6 5 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (2.73%) IDA Disassembler
8 2 (1.82%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.82%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.82%) TestLink
9 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.91%) Selenium
General
1 29 (26.36%) Manufacturing
1 29 (26.36%) Retail
2 15 (13.64%) Legal
3 10 (9.09%) Automotive
3 10 (9.09%) Banking
3 10 (9.09%) Public Sector
4 1 (0.91%) Finance
4 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (20.91%) Platform Engineer
2 21 (19.09%) IT Engineer
3 17 (15.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 14 (12.73%) Data Engineer
6 13 (11.82%) Administrator
6 13 (11.82%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (10.91%) Support Engineer
8 11 (10.00%) IT Support
8 11 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
9 9 (8.18%) Artificial Intelligence Engineer
10 8 (7.27%) Architect
11 7 (6.36%) DevOps Administrator
12 6 (5.45%) Platform Architect
13 3 (2.73%) Data Architect
14 2 (1.82%) Linux Administrator
14 2 (1.82%) Linux Engineer
14 2 (1.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 2 (1.82%) Senior Test Engineer
14 2 (1.82%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (32.73%) Spark Streaming
2 34 (30.91%) TensorFlow
3 10 (9.09%) MXNet
3 10 (9.09%) Natural Language Processing
3 10 (9.09%) scikit-learn
4 2 (1.82%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.82%) Node.js
4 2 (1.82%) React
4 2 (1.82%) Vue.js
5 1 (0.91%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 29 (26.36%) Blog
2 28 (25.45%) Acoustics
3 16 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (14.55%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (6.36%) Public Cloud
5 5 (4.55%) CESG
6 2 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.82%) PMI
6 2 (1.82%) Wiki
7 1 (0.91%) CMDB
7 1 (0.91%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 61 (55.45%) Windows
2 38 (34.55%) Windows Server
3 32 (29.09%) Linux
4 20 (18.18%) CentOS
4 20 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (14.55%) Fedora
5 16 (14.55%) Ubuntu
6 12 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (10.00%) Windows 10
7 11 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 11 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 11 (10.00%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (4.55%) CoreOS
9 2 (1.82%) Android
9 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (58.18%) Configuration Management
3 46 (41.82%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (39.09%) Software Engineering
5 40 (36.36%) Artificial Intelligence
5 40 (36.36%) Unit Testing
6 36 (32.73%) Analytics
7 35 (31.82%) Data Munging
8 29 (26.36%) ITIL
9 28 (25.45%) Image Processing
10 26 (23.64%) ETL
10 26 (23.64%) Translating Business Requirements
11 24 (21.82%) Data Science
11 24 (21.82%) DevOps
12 23 (20.91%) Problem-Solving
12 23 (20.91%) Test Automation
13 22 (20.00%) API Integration
14 21 (19.09%) Data Engineering
14 21 (19.09%) Waterfall
15 20 (18.18%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 74 (67.27%) Python
2 63 (57.27%) SQL
3 41 (37.27%) PowerShell
4 40 (36.36%) Bash Shell
5 20 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 19 (17.27%) C
7 12 (10.91%) JavaScript
8 7 (6.36%) R
8 7 (6.36%) Ruby
9 6 (5.45%) Java
10 5 (4.55%) C++
10 5 (4.55%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.73%) C#
12 2 (1.82%) Go
13 1 (0.91%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (23.64%) Degree
2 25 (22.73%) Security Cleared
3 23 (20.91%) DV Cleared
4 17 (15.45%) CCNA
4 17 (15.45%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (14.55%) CISSP
5 16 (14.55%) CompTIA Security+
5 16 (14.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (14.55%) GIAC
5 16 (14.55%) Linux+ Certification
5 16 (14.55%) MCSE
5 16 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (14.55%) Network+ Certification
5 16 (14.55%) SANS
5 16 (14.55%) SSCP
6 5 (4.55%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (1.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.91%) QA
1 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (62.73%) Docker
2 59 (53.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (34.55%) Hyper-V
4 17 (15.45%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (14.55%) NFS
5 16 (14.55%) Samba
5 16 (14.55%) Xen
6 12 (10.91%) Active Directory
7 6 (5.45%) vSphere
8 5 (4.55%) GlusterFS
9 1 (0.91%) Firmware
9 1 (0.91%) KVM
9 1 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 69 (62.73%) Ansible
1 69 (62.73%) Kubernetes
2 59 (53.64%) Terraform
3 52 (47.27%) Docker Swarm
4 40 (36.36%) Puppet
5 21 (19.09%) Nagios
6 16 (14.55%) OpenNMS
6 16 (14.55%) vCenter Server
6 16 (14.55%) ZABBIX
7 5 (4.55%) OSSEC
8 3 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.82%) Salt
10 1 (0.91%) Packer
10 1 (0.91%) SCCM
10 1 (0.91%) vRealize
Vendors
1 59 (53.64%) VMware
2 52 (47.27%) Cloudera
2 52 (47.27%) Hortonworks
3 37 (33.64%) Google
4 26 (23.64%) IBM
5 25 (22.73%) Red Hat
6 22 (20.00%) LogicMonitor
7 19 (17.27%) Microsoft
8 16 (14.55%) Dell
8 16 (14.55%) EMC
8 16 (14.55%) Informatica
8 16 (14.55%) NetApp
8 16 (14.55%) SolarWinds
8 16 (14.55%) Talend
9 10 (9.09%) Databricks
9 10 (9.09%) Dataiku
10 5 (4.55%) New Relic
10 5 (4.55%) Oracle
11 1 (0.91%) Cisco
11 1 (0.91%) Citrix