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

Oracle VM VirtualBox
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 993 1070 1141
Rank change year-on-year +77 +71 +6
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 180 136 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.077% 0.061%
As % of the System Software category 0.73% 0.59% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 134 120 106
UK median annual salary £57,500 £37,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.33% -34.78% +4.55%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,000 £37,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £62,750 £115,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £30,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +75.00% -31.43% -12.50%

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 24,715 22,879 24,165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.76% 12.90% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20,173 19,243 20,451
UK median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -

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 September 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 September 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
England +93 172 £60,000 +60.00% 36
UK excluding London +20 105 £52,500 +75.00% 29
London +97 68 £61,000 +35.56% 8
South East +17 42 £40,000 +37.93% 10
North of England +43 30 £60,000 +60.00% 6
North West +15 27 £60,000 +60.00% 3
East of England +31 20 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Scotland +8 6 £30,000 -25.00%
South West -3 5 £45,000 -14.29% 4
West Midlands +22 3 £52,500 - 2
Midlands +16 3 £52,500 - 3
Yorkshire +20 2 £37,500 - 1
Wales -9 1 £70,000 +154.55% 1
North East - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 125 (69.44%) Ansible
2 120 (66.67%) Windows
3 117 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
4 115 (63.89%) Linux
5 113 (62.78%) VMware
5 113 (62.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 110 (61.11%) Python
7 109 (60.56%) Docker
8 101 (56.11%) DevOps
9 98 (54.44%) Puppet
10 90 (50.00%) Jenkins
11 88 (48.89%) Microsoft Azure
12 85 (47.22%) SQL
13 83 (46.11%) Opscode Chef
14 82 (45.56%) Kubernetes
15 77 (42.78%) Configuration Management
16 76 (42.22%) Vagrant
17 75 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
18 70 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
19 64 (35.56%) Hyper-V
20 62 (34.44%) Git (software)
21 61 (33.89%) Windows Server
22 58 (32.22%) PowerShell
23 56 (31.11%) Bash Shell
24 53 (29.44%) Docker Swarm
24 53 (29.44%) Software Engineering
24 53 (29.44%) Google
24 53 (29.44%) JavaScript
25 50 (27.78%) CentOS
26 48 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008

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 37 (20.56%) Apache Spark
2 24 (13.33%) OpenStack
3 20 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 19 (10.56%) Confluence
5 17 (9.44%) WebSphere
6 16 (8.89%) Apache
7 14 (7.78%) MS Exchange
8 13 (7.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (6.67%) nginx
10 7 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (3.33%) JBoss
12 4 (2.22%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (1.67%) IIS
14 2 (1.11%) CMS
15 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
15 1 (0.56%) Jetty
15 1 (0.56%) Mongrel
Applications
1 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 16 (8.89%) Documaker
2 2 (1.11%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.56%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 117 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (48.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (25.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 23 (12.78%) IaaS
5 21 (11.67%) Office 365
6 16 (8.89%) AWS CloudFormation
6 16 (8.89%) GitHub
6 16 (8.89%) IBM Cloud
7 15 (8.33%) Amazon SageMaker
8 14 (7.78%) Amazon EMR
9 9 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 9 (5.00%) Datadog
10 6 (3.33%) NuGet
11 5 (2.78%) Sumo Logic
12 4 (2.22%) Loggly
13 3 (1.67%) PaaS
14 2 (1.11%) G Suite
14 2 (1.11%) SaaS
14 2 (1.11%) SoftLayer
15 1 (0.56%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 48 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 29 (16.11%) DNS
3 21 (11.67%) HTTP
3 21 (11.67%) VLAN
4 20 (11.11%) DHCP
4 20 (11.11%) FTP
5 19 (10.56%) Internet
5 19 (10.56%) OpenVPN
6 18 (10.00%) SMTP
6 18 (10.00%) SSH
7 17 (9.44%) Cisco IOS
7 17 (9.44%) IPsec
8 16 (8.89%) Cisco Nexus
8 16 (8.89%) Firewall
8 16 (8.89%) HTTPS
8 16 (8.89%) IMAP
8 16 (8.89%) SNMP
8 16 (8.89%) SSL
8 16 (8.89%) Telnet
8 16 (8.89%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (23.33%) Neo4j
2 38 (21.11%) MongoDB
3 33 (18.33%) Hadoop
4 30 (16.67%) Big Data
4 30 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 22 (12.22%) SQL Server
6 21 (11.67%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (11.11%) MySQL
7 20 (11.11%) Oracle Database
8 14 (7.78%) Amazon Athena
8 14 (7.78%) Amazon Redshift
8 14 (7.78%) Cosmos DB
9 10 (5.56%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.78%) Redis
11 4 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (2.22%) Couchbase
11 4 (2.22%) HBase
11 4 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.67%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.11%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 90 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 76 (42.22%) Vagrant
3 62 (34.44%) Git (software)
4 47 (26.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 20 (11.11%) JIRA
6 19 (10.56%) Sonatype Nexus
6 19 (10.56%) Subversion
7 17 (9.44%) Travis CI
8 16 (8.89%) Gerrit
9 15 (8.33%) GitLab
10 9 (5.00%) Maven
11 8 (4.44%) TeamCity
12 6 (3.33%) Visual Studio
12 6 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
13 5 (2.78%) Phabricator
14 4 (2.22%) Cucumber
14 4 (2.22%) Eclipse
14 4 (2.22%) IntelliJ
14 4 (2.22%) SoapUI
14 4 (2.22%) SonarQube
General
1 30 (16.67%) Finance
2 23 (12.78%) Manufacturing
3 18 (10.00%) Retail
4 7 (3.89%) Electronics
5 6 (3.33%) Marketing
5 6 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.22%) Banking
6 4 (2.22%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.11%) Advertising
7 2 (1.11%) Military
7 2 (1.11%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.56%) Automotive
8 1 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 87 (48.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (16.11%) Data Engineer
3 22 (12.22%) Developer
3 22 (12.22%) IT Engineer
4 19 (10.56%) Senior DevOps
4 19 (10.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 18 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 17 (9.44%) Lead DevOps
6 17 (9.44%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 16 (8.89%) AWS Engineer
8 14 (7.78%) Data Scientist
9 12 (6.67%) IT Support
9 12 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
10 11 (6.11%) AWS DevOps
10 11 (6.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 10 (5.56%) Azure DevOps
11 10 (5.56%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 10 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
11 10 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (16.11%) Spark Streaming
1 29 (16.11%) Web Services
2 20 (11.11%) Middleware
2 20 (11.11%) RESTful
2 20 (11.11%) SOAP
3 19 (10.56%) Natural Language Processing
4 17 (9.44%) Node.js
5 16 (8.89%) AngularJS
5 16 (8.89%) TensorFlow
5 16 (8.89%) YAML
6 15 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
6 15 (8.33%) MXNet
6 15 (8.33%) scikit-learn
7 14 (7.78%) LAMP
8 13 (7.22%) React
8 13 (7.22%) Vue.js
9 8 (4.44%) CSS
9 8 (4.44%) HTML
10 7 (3.89%) CSS3
10 7 (3.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.44%) Linux Command Line
3 15 (8.33%) Blog
3 15 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 13 (7.22%) Public Cloud
5 12 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.89%) Acoustics
7 6 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (2.78%) Robotics
8 5 (2.78%) User Experience
9 4 (2.22%) Cybercrime
9 4 (2.22%) Fintech
9 4 (2.22%) Industry 4.0
9 4 (2.22%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.22%) Replication
9 4 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.67%) Clustering
10 3 (1.67%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (1.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 120 (66.67%) Windows
2 115 (63.89%) Linux
3 61 (33.89%) Windows Server
4 50 (27.78%) CentOS
5 48 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 44 (24.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 34 (18.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (17.78%) Ubuntu
9 16 (8.89%) Android
9 16 (8.89%) Solaris
9 16 (8.89%) Windows 10
9 16 (8.89%) Windows 7
9 16 (8.89%) Windows 8
10 14 (7.78%) DC/OS
11 10 (5.56%) Fedora
12 8 (4.44%) Unix
13 7 (3.89%) Debian
14 4 (2.22%) CoreOS
15 2 (1.11%) MVS
16 1 (0.56%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (56.11%) DevOps
2 77 (42.78%) Configuration Management
3 75 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 70 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (29.44%) Software Engineering
6 40 (22.22%) Analytics
7 39 (21.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 32 (17.78%) Unit Testing
9 31 (17.22%) SDLC
10 29 (16.11%) Data Munging
10 29 (16.11%) Translating Business Requirements
11 27 (15.00%) Open Source
12 26 (14.44%) Data Analytics
12 26 (14.44%) High Availability
13 25 (13.89%) Artificial Intelligence
14 24 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 24 (13.33%) ITIL
14 24 (13.33%) TDD
15 20 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
15 20 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 110 (61.11%) Python
2 85 (47.22%) SQL
3 58 (32.22%) PowerShell
4 56 (31.11%) Bash Shell
5 53 (29.44%) JavaScript
6 28 (15.56%) PHP
7 24 (13.33%) Ruby
8 18 (10.00%) Go
9 17 (9.44%) C++
10 15 (8.33%) Java
10 15 (8.33%) R
11 8 (4.44%) Shell Script
12 7 (3.89%) C
12 7 (3.89%) C#
12 7 (3.89%) Perl
13 4 (2.22%) Scala
14 1 (0.56%) Rust
14 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 18 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 17 (9.44%) Degree
4 12 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 11 (6.11%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (3.89%) MCSE
6 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (3.33%) CCNA
7 6 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.33%) CISSP
7 6 (3.33%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (3.33%) GIAC
7 6 (3.33%) Linux+ Certification
7 6 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (3.33%) SANS
7 6 (3.33%) SSCP
8 2 (1.11%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.56%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.56%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.33%) QA
2 3 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.11%) COBIT
3 2 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.56%) GCP
4 1 (0.56%) GDPR
4 1 (0.56%) ISO 15765
4 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 113 (62.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 109 (60.56%) Docker
3 64 (35.56%) Hyper-V
4 46 (25.56%) Xen
5 45 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 28 (15.56%) KVM
7 22 (12.22%) Samba
8 17 (9.44%) XenApp
8 17 (9.44%) XenDesktop
9 16 (8.89%) Virtual Machines
10 15 (8.33%) vSphere
11 11 (6.11%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (3.33%) NFS
13 5 (2.78%) Dovecot
13 5 (2.78%) iptables
13 5 (2.78%) Postfix
13 5 (2.78%) QEMU
14 4 (2.22%) HDFS
15 3 (1.67%) XenServer
16 2 (1.11%) LXC
Systems Management
1 125 (69.44%) Ansible
2 98 (54.44%) Puppet
3 83 (46.11%) Opscode Chef
4 82 (45.56%) Kubernetes
5 53 (29.44%) Docker Swarm
6 47 (26.11%) Terraform
7 37 (20.56%) Nagios
8 22 (12.22%) Rancher
9 20 (11.11%) Salt
10 16 (8.89%) Sysdig
10 16 (8.89%) vRealize
11 14 (7.78%) ZABBIX
12 10 (5.56%) OpenNMS
12 10 (5.56%) Packer
12 10 (5.56%) vCenter Server
13 5 (2.78%) Proxmox
14 3 (1.67%) CFEngine
14 3 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
15 2 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 1 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 113 (62.78%) VMware
2 53 (29.44%) Google
3 48 (26.67%) IBM
4 44 (24.44%) Microsoft
5 39 (21.67%) Cloudera
5 39 (21.67%) Hortonworks
6 34 (18.89%) New Relic
7 33 (18.33%) Splunk
8 30 (16.67%) Red Hat
9 29 (16.11%) Oracle
10 20 (11.11%) Citrix
11 19 (10.56%) Cisco
12 17 (9.44%) AppDynamics
13 16 (8.89%) BMC
13 16 (8.89%) HP
13 16 (8.89%) Intel
13 16 (8.89%) ServiceNow
13 16 (8.89%) WorldPay
14 15 (8.33%) Databricks
14 15 (8.33%) Dataiku