Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle VM VirtualBox
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1008 1097 1185
Rank change year-on-year +89 +88 +39
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 176 82 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.047% 0.056%
As % of the System Software category 0.75% 0.39% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 153 66 97
UK median annual salary £31,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £21,000 £28,750 £29,800
90th Percentile £71,000 £81,875 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £31,500 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -31.89% +2.78% -

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 23,346 21,269 24,838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.30% 12.26% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19,288 17,637 20,957
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 2018. 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
UK excluding London +105 150 £31,500 -31.89% 18
England +60 141 £47,500 -5.00% 23
South East +51 51 £31,500 -30.00% 6
North of England +19 41 £62,500 +56.25% 5
North West +14 36 £65,000 +62.50% 5
Wales - 26 £31,500 -
London -17 19 £55,000 -4.35% 6
Midlands +10 14 £31,500 -37.00% 2
South West +10 13 £50,000 +11.11%
West Midlands -3 13 £31,500 -37.00% 2
Yorkshire +24 5 £26,500 -51.82%
East of England +2 3 £27,500 - 4
Scotland -35 2 £43,750 +25.00% 1
East Midlands - 1 £62,500 -

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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.

1 148 (84.09%) VMware
1 148 (84.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 135 (76.70%) Windows
3 117 (66.48%) Hyper-V
4 89 (50.57%) Linux
5 83 (47.16%) Microsoft
6 81 (46.02%) Windows Server
7 75 (42.61%) DevOps
8 73 (41.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 72 (40.91%) Active Directory
10 69 (39.20%) ITIL
10 69 (39.20%) Ansible
11 68 (38.64%) Office 365
11 68 (38.64%) Windows Server 2012
11 68 (38.64%) Windows 10
11 68 (38.64%) Windows 7
12 67 (38.07%) Windows 8
12 67 (38.07%) Exchange Server 2013
13 66 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
13 66 (37.50%) MS Exchange
14 62 (35.23%) Git (software)
15 61 (34.66%) Exchange Server 2010
16 60 (34.09%) Puppet
17 58 (32.95%) SQL
18 57 (32.39%) Opscode Chef
19 56 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
20 51 (28.98%) Citrix
20 51 (28.98%) Amazon AWS
20 51 (28.98%) XenApp
20 51 (28.98%) XenDesktop

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 67 (38.07%) Exchange Server 2013
2 66 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 61 (34.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (6.82%) Apache
4 12 (6.82%) OpenStack
5 10 (5.68%) Confluence
6 9 (5.11%) CMS
7 8 (4.55%) nginx
8 6 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (3.41%) WordPress
9 5 (2.84%) Apache Spark
9 5 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.84%) WebLogic
10 4 (2.27%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (2.27%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.14%) Jetty
11 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.57%) IIS
12 1 (0.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (2.84%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.27%) Acrobat
2 4 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.27%) RoboHelp
2 4 (2.27%) Snagit
Cloud Services
1 68 (38.64%) Office 365
2 51 (28.98%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (7.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (3.98%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (3.98%) Datadog
6 7 (3.98%) IaaS
7 6 (3.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (3.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 6 (3.41%) Loggly
7 6 (3.41%) Sumo Logic
8 5 (2.84%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (2.84%) Amazon S3
8 5 (2.84%) OpenShift
8 5 (2.84%) Route 53
8 5 (2.84%) Serverless
9 4 (2.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.80%) Firewall
2 12 (6.82%) VPN
3 11 (6.25%) SSL
4 10 (5.68%) HTTP
5 9 (5.11%) Internet
6 7 (3.98%) DNS
7 6 (3.41%) TCP/IP
8 5 (2.84%) NetScaler
8 5 (2.84%) VLAN
9 4 (2.27%) OpenVPN
10 1 (0.57%) AMQP
10 1 (0.57%) DHCP
10 1 (0.57%) DSL
10 1 (0.57%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.57%) NAS
10 1 (0.57%) SMS
10 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (22.16%) MySQL
2 23 (13.07%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (11.36%) Relational Database
4 13 (7.39%) SQL Server
5 12 (6.82%) MongoDB
6 10 (5.68%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (5.68%) NoSQL
6 10 (5.68%) Redis
7 6 (3.41%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.84%) HBase
9 4 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (2.27%) Big Data
9 4 (2.27%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.27%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.14%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.57%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.57%) Riak
11 1 (0.57%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 62 (35.23%) Git (software)
2 36 (20.45%) Vagrant
3 33 (18.75%) NuGet
4 29 (16.48%) Jenkins
5 14 (7.95%) Maven
6 12 (6.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (6.82%) JIRA
6 12 (6.82%) Subversion
7 8 (4.55%) Travis CI
8 7 (3.98%) Artifactory
9 6 (3.41%) GoCD
10 5 (2.84%) Ant
10 5 (2.84%) Cucumber
10 5 (2.84%) Selenium
11 4 (2.27%) Bitbucket
11 4 (2.27%) Eclipse
11 4 (2.27%) Gradle
11 4 (2.27%) Grunt
11 4 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 3 (1.70%) Finance
3 2 (1.14%) Games
4 1 (0.57%) Automotive
4 1 (0.57%) Banking
4 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.57%) Law
4 1 (0.57%) Legal
4 1 (0.57%) Marketing
4 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (36.93%) IT Engineer
2 51 (28.98%) DevOps Engineer
3 47 (26.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 44 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 33 (18.75%) Team Leader
6 30 (17.05%) Lead DevOps
7 25 (14.20%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 25 (14.20%) Senior DevOps
8 24 (13.64%) Developer
9 23 (13.07%) Support Engineer
10 21 (11.93%) IT Support
10 21 (11.93%) IT Support Engineer
11 20 (11.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 15 (8.52%) Java Developer
13 9 (5.11%) Administrator
13 9 (5.11%) Java Software Developer
13 9 (5.11%) Lead Systems Engineer
13 9 (5.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 9 (5.11%) Software Developer
13 9 (5.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.23%) Elastic Stack
2 14 (7.95%) CSS
2 14 (7.95%) Node.js
3 12 (6.82%) Web Services
4 11 (6.25%) LAMP
5 10 (5.68%) HTML
6 9 (5.11%) REST
7 8 (4.55%) SOAP
8 6 (3.41%) HTML5
8 6 (3.41%) LAPP Stack
8 6 (3.41%) Laravel
8 6 (3.41%) Middleware
9 5 (2.84%) AngularJS
9 5 (2.84%) CSS3
9 5 (2.84%) jQuery
9 5 (2.84%) JSON
9 5 (2.84%) Spring
10 4 (2.27%) Java EE
10 4 (2.27%) RESTful
10 4 (2.27%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (8.52%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.11%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (3.41%) Replication
4 5 (2.84%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.27%) CESG
5 4 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.14%) Clustering
7 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.57%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.57%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.57%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 135 (76.70%) Windows
2 89 (50.57%) Linux
3 81 (46.02%) Windows Server
4 73 (41.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (38.64%) Windows 10
5 68 (38.64%) Windows 7
5 68 (38.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 67 (38.07%) Windows 8
7 21 (11.93%) CentOS
8 13 (7.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (5.68%) CoreOS
9 10 (5.68%) Ubuntu
10 6 (3.41%) DC/OS
11 3 (1.70%) Debian
11 3 (1.70%) Windows NT
12 2 (1.14%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.57%) Android
13 1 (0.57%) Fedora
13 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (42.61%) DevOps
2 69 (39.20%) ITIL
3 66 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 56 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (27.84%) TDD
6 40 (22.73%) Continuous Delivery
7 25 (14.20%) Configuration Management
8 12 (6.82%) Open Source
9 11 (6.25%) OO
9 11 (6.25%) Scrum
9 11 (6.25%) SDLC
9 11 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 11 (6.25%) Test Automation
10 10 (5.68%) Business Development
11 9 (5.11%) BDD
11 9 (5.11%) Functional Testing
11 9 (5.11%) Refactoring
12 7 (3.98%) Mentoring
12 7 (3.98%) Service Design
13 6 (3.41%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 58 (32.95%) SQL
2 38 (21.59%) Python
3 33 (18.75%) Java
4 24 (13.64%) Bash Shell
5 18 (10.23%) PowerShell
6 17 (9.66%) JavaScript
7 16 (9.09%) PHP
8 14 (7.95%) Perl
8 14 (7.95%) Ruby
9 8 (4.55%) Go
9 8 (4.55%) Scala
10 7 (3.98%) C++
11 6 (3.41%) C#
12 4 (2.27%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.57%) Clojure
13 1 (0.57%) Erlang
13 1 (0.57%) F#
13 1 (0.57%) Groovy
13 1 (0.57%) Haskell
13 1 (0.57%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 20 (11.36%) Degree
2 6 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (3.41%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.27%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (0.57%) CREST Certified
4 1 (0.57%) ISEB
4 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) SLA
3 1 (0.57%) GCP
3 1 (0.57%) ISO 15765
3 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 148 (84.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 117 (66.48%) Hyper-V
3 72 (40.91%) Active Directory
4 51 (28.98%) XenApp
4 51 (28.98%) XenDesktop
5 44 (25.00%) Docker
6 40 (22.73%) Xen
7 26 (14.77%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (6.25%) KVM
9 7 (3.98%) LXC
10 5 (2.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (2.84%) HDFS
10 5 (2.84%) XenServer
11 4 (2.27%) GlusterFS
12 3 (1.70%) BitLocker
13 2 (1.14%) RHEV
13 2 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.57%) OpenAM
14 1 (0.57%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 69 (39.20%) Ansible
2 60 (34.09%) Puppet
3 57 (32.39%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (16.48%) Kubernetes
5 17 (9.66%) Terraform
6 12 (6.82%) Nagios
7 11 (6.25%) Packer
8 10 (5.68%) Salt
9 7 (3.98%) ZABBIX
10 6 (3.41%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (2.84%) Plesk
12 4 (2.27%) OSSEC
13 3 (1.70%) Backup Exec
13 3 (1.70%) Consul
13 3 (1.70%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (1.70%) Rancher
14 2 (1.14%) HAProxy
14 2 (1.14%) logstash
15 1 (0.57%) Cobbler
15 1 (0.57%) Kibana
Vendors
1 148 (84.09%) VMware
2 83 (47.16%) Microsoft
3 51 (28.98%) Citrix
4 27 (15.34%) Oracle
5 16 (9.09%) New Relic
6 14 (7.95%) Splunk
7 13 (7.39%) Google
7 13 (7.39%) Sophos
8 10 (5.68%) Perforce
9 7 (3.98%) Rackspace
9 7 (3.98%) Red Hat
9 7 (3.98%) SaltStack
10 5 (2.84%) Adobe
11 3 (1.70%) Acronis
11 3 (1.70%) Kaspersky
11 3 (1.70%) McAfee
11 3 (1.70%) Symantec
11 3 (1.70%) Veeam
12 2 (1.14%) Dynatrace
12 2 (1.14%) IBM