Period
to 5 August 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 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle VM VirtualBox
UK
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 717 954 1025
Rank change year-on-year +237 +71 +66
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 69 138 186
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.097% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.58% 0.56% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 50 100 149
Median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -8.33% +60.00%
10th Percentile £32,700 £27,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year +25.00% -28.89% +50.00%

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 11,861 24,518 25,072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.95% 17.15% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9,727 20,150 20,271
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +12.35%

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 5 August 2020.

Salary histogram for VirtualBox in the UK

VirtualBox
Top 9 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 5 August 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 +253 63 £50,000 -9.09% 5
UK excluding London +220 40 £50,000 +25.00% 6
London +207 29 £47,500 -20.83%
South West +113 14 £47,046 -3.49% 3
East of England +98 10 £50,000 -16.67% 2
South East +137 6 £24,500 -38.75%
Scotland +96 6 £45,625 +30.36% 1
North of England +173 4 - -
North West +124 4 - -

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 46 (66.67%) Docker
2 45 (65.22%) Ansible
2 45 (65.22%) Kubernetes
3 43 (62.32%) SQL
4 40 (57.97%) Python
5 37 (53.62%) Bash Shell
6 35 (50.72%) Jenkins
7 34 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (47.83%) Linux
9 31 (44.93%) Vagrant
9 31 (44.93%) Terraform
10 30 (43.48%) AWS
10 30 (43.48%) Configuration Management
10 30 (43.48%) Hyper-V
11 28 (40.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 28 (40.58%) Windows
12 26 (37.68%) Azure
13 25 (36.23%) NoSQL
13 25 (36.23%) DevOps
14 24 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (34.78%) Software Engineering
15 23 (33.33%) VMware
15 23 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (31.88%) Artificial Intelligence
17 21 (30.43%) Hortonworks
17 21 (30.43%) Cloudera
17 21 (30.43%) Docker Swarm
18 20 (28.99%) CentOS
18 20 (28.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 19 (27.54%) Puppet

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 17 (24.64%) Apache Spark
2 11 (15.94%) Confluence
3 9 (13.04%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (8.70%) MS Exchange
5 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.45%) Apache
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 30 (43.48%) AWS
2 26 (37.68%) Azure
3 15 (21.74%) GCP
4 14 (20.29%) Amazon EMR
4 14 (20.29%) IBM Cloud
5 8 (11.59%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (11.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 8 (11.59%) Amazon S3
5 8 (11.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 8 (11.59%) AWS Lambda
5 8 (11.59%) OpenShift
5 8 (11.59%) Route 53
5 8 (11.59%) Serverless
5 8 (11.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (8.70%) AWS Fargate
7 5 (7.25%) Office 365
8 3 (4.35%) Amazon SageMaker
9 2 (2.90%) PaaS
9 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) TCP/IP
2 10 (14.49%) BGP
3 7 (10.14%) VLAN
4 6 (8.70%) VPN
4 6 (8.70%) Wireshark
5 2 (2.90%) HTTP
5 2 (2.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (36.23%) NoSQL
2 19 (27.54%) Neo4j
3 17 (24.64%) Hadoop
4 16 (23.19%) MySQL
4 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
5 14 (20.29%) Amazon Athena
5 14 (20.29%) Amazon Redshift
6 13 (18.84%) Big Data
7 10 (14.49%) MongoDB
8 8 (11.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 8 (11.59%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (11.59%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (11.59%) MariaDB
8 8 (11.59%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (5.80%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 35 (50.72%) Jenkins
2 31 (44.93%) Vagrant
3 28 (40.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 15 (21.74%) GitLab
5 11 (15.94%) JIRA
6 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
6 9 (13.04%) TeamCity
6 9 (13.04%) Travis CI
7 8 (11.59%) Artifactory
7 8 (11.59%) Bitbucket Server
7 8 (11.59%) SonarQube
7 8 (11.59%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (7.25%) Bugzilla
8 5 (7.25%) TestLink
9 2 (2.90%) IDA Disassembler
10 1 (1.45%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.45%) Selenium
General
1 16 (23.19%) Manufacturing
1 16 (23.19%) Retail
2 3 (4.35%) Automotive
2 3 (4.35%) Banking
2 3 (4.35%) Legal
2 3 (4.35%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (30.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (20.29%) IT Engineer
3 10 (14.49%) Platform Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Architect
4 6 (8.70%) Platform Architect
5 5 (7.25%) Data Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) IT Support
5 5 (7.25%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Senior Test Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Test Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Artificial Intelligence Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Server Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Software Test Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Server Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.64%) Spark Streaming
2 15 (21.74%) TensorFlow
3 9 (13.04%) Jinja
4 8 (11.59%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (5.80%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (4.35%) MXNet
6 3 (4.35%) scikit-learn
7 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.90%) Node.js
7 2 (2.90%) React
7 2 (2.90%) Vue.js
8 1 (1.45%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.45%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.19%) Blog
2 15 (21.74%) Acoustics
3 5 (7.25%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (5.80%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.90%) CESG
5 2 (2.90%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.90%) PMI
5 2 (2.90%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 33 (47.83%) Linux
2 28 (40.58%) Windows
3 20 (28.99%) CentOS
3 20 (28.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (23.19%) Windows Server
5 9 (13.04%) Debian
6 8 (11.59%) CoreOS
7 5 (7.25%) Windows 10
7 5 (7.25%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.25%) Windows 8
7 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (5.80%) Fedora
8 4 (5.80%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.90%) Android
9 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (43.48%) Configuration Management
3 25 (36.23%) DevOps
4 24 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (34.78%) Software Engineering
5 22 (31.88%) Artificial Intelligence
6 18 (26.09%) Unit Testing
7 17 (24.64%) Analytics
8 16 (23.19%) Data Munging
8 16 (23.19%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (21.74%) Image Processing
10 14 (20.29%) ETL
11 13 (18.84%) Translating Business Requirements
12 11 (15.94%) Data Engineering
13 10 (14.49%) API Integration
13 10 (14.49%) Data Science
13 10 (14.49%) Open Source
13 10 (14.49%) Scrum
13 10 (14.49%) Test Automation
14 9 (13.04%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 43 (62.32%) SQL
2 40 (57.97%) Python
3 37 (53.62%) Bash Shell
4 16 (23.19%) PowerShell
5 10 (14.49%) Ruby
6 9 (13.04%) Java
7 8 (11.59%) PL/SQL
8 6 (8.70%) C
9 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
9 5 (7.25%) Shell Script
10 4 (5.80%) C++
11 2 (2.90%) C#
11 2 (2.90%) Go
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.94%) DV Cleared
3 10 (14.49%) Degree
4 4 (5.80%) CCNA
4 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.80%) CISSP
4 4 (5.80%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (5.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (5.80%) GIAC
4 4 (5.80%) Linux+ Certification
4 4 (5.80%) MCSE
4 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.80%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (5.80%) SANS
4 4 (5.80%) SSCP
5 2 (2.90%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (2.90%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
System Software
1 46 (66.67%) Docker
2 30 (43.48%) Hyper-V
3 23 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (11.59%) GlusterFS
5 6 (8.70%) vSphere
6 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
7 4 (5.80%) NFS
7 4 (5.80%) Samba
7 4 (5.80%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (5.80%) Xen
8 1 (1.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 45 (65.22%) Ansible
1 45 (65.22%) Kubernetes
2 31 (44.93%) Terraform
3 21 (30.43%) Docker Swarm
4 19 (27.54%) Puppet
5 12 (17.39%) Nagios
6 10 (14.49%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (11.59%) Kibana
7 8 (11.59%) logstash
8 4 (5.80%) OpenNMS
8 4 (5.80%) vCenter Server
8 4 (5.80%) ZABBIX
9 2 (2.90%) OSSEC
9 2 (2.90%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (33.33%) VMware
2 21 (30.43%) Cloudera
2 21 (30.43%) Hortonworks
3 15 (21.74%) Google
4 14 (20.29%) IBM
4 14 (20.29%) Red Hat
5 10 (14.49%) LogicMonitor
6 8 (11.59%) New Relic
6 8 (11.59%) Oracle
7 6 (8.70%) AppDynamics
7 6 (8.70%) Splunk
8 5 (7.25%) Informatica
8 5 (7.25%) Talend
9 4 (5.80%) Dell
9 4 (5.80%) EMC
9 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
9 4 (5.80%) NetApp
9 4 (5.80%) SolarWinds
10 3 (4.35%) Databricks
10 3 (4.35%) Dataiku