Period
to 18 October 2017

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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle VM VirtualBox
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1024 1116 1144
Rank change year-on-year +92 +28 +110
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 139 101 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.080% 0.053% 0.079%
As % of the System Software category 0.61% 0.42% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 124 86 100
UK median annual salary £37,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.78% +9.52% +40.00%
10th Percentile £21,000 £37,250 £38,400
90th Percentile £59,925 £115,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,750 £45,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year -31.67% -12.20% +70.83%

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 22831 23894 24834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.07% 12.47% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19227 20102 20679
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +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 18 October 2017.

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 18 October 2017. 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 +134 107 £30,750 -31.67% 15
England +79 103 £37,500 -34.78% 18
South East +83 39 £29,000 -43.69% 5
Wales - 25 £27,500 - 2
London -33 23 £43,750 -39.66% 5
North of England +29 22 £37,500 -6.25% 2
North West +9 21 £37,500 -6.25%
Midlands +44 11 £45,000 +63.64% 3
West Midlands +30 9 £45,000 +63.64% 3
South West - 7 £48,750 - 2
Scotland -6 2 £40,000 +14.29%
East Midlands - 2 - -
East of England +15 1 £55,000 +44.74% 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT jobs citing VirtualBox also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VirtualBox.

1 107 (76.98%) VMware
1 107 (76.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 94 (67.63%) Windows
3 87 (62.59%) Hyper-V
4 74 (53.24%) Linux
5 64 (46.04%) Windows Server
6 61 (43.88%) DevOps
7 60 (43.17%) Puppet
8 58 (41.73%) Microsoft
8 58 (41.73%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (39.57%) Active Directory
9 55 (39.57%) ITIL
9 55 (39.57%) MS Exchange
10 54 (38.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 53 (38.13%) Git (software)
11 53 (38.13%) Exchange Server 2010
11 53 (38.13%) Windows 7
11 53 (38.13%) Office 365
11 53 (38.13%) Windows 8
11 53 (38.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 53 (38.13%) Exchange Server 2013
11 53 (38.13%) Windows 10
12 51 (36.69%) Ansible
13 45 (32.37%) Opscode Chef
14 41 (29.50%) Continuous Integration
15 38 (27.34%) TDD
16 37 (26.62%) SQL
17 34 (24.46%) Xen
17 34 (24.46%) QA
18 32 (23.02%) Virtual Machines

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 55 (39.57%) MS Exchange
2 53 (38.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 53 (38.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (13.67%) Apache
4 10 (7.19%) nginx
5 8 (5.76%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (4.32%) OpenStack
6 6 (4.32%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.88%) CMS
8 2 (1.44%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.72%) Confluence
9 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.72%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.72%) RoboHelp
2 1 (0.72%) Snagit
Cloud Services
1 53 (38.13%) Office 365
2 27 (19.42%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (5.76%) SaaS
5 7 (5.04%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (4.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (4.32%) IaaS
7 5 (3.60%) Loggly
7 5 (3.60%) Sumo Logic
8 4 (2.88%) Amazon S3
9 3 (2.16%) DigitalOcean
10 2 (1.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (1.44%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (1.44%) CloudFront
10 2 (1.44%) npm
10 2 (1.44%) Route 53
10 2 (1.44%) Sauce Labs
10 2 (1.44%) Serverless
10 2 (1.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (1.44%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.23%) Firewall
1 17 (12.23%) VPN
2 13 (9.35%) DNS
3 11 (7.91%) TCP/IP
4 10 (7.19%) DHCP
5 6 (4.32%) Asterisk PBX
6 5 (3.60%) VLAN
7 4 (2.88%) HTTP
7 4 (2.88%) Internet
7 4 (2.88%) OpenVPN
8 2 (1.44%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.44%) SSL
9 1 (0.72%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.27%) MySQL
2 15 (10.79%) Redis
3 14 (10.07%) NoSQL
4 10 (7.19%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (6.47%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (5.76%) MongoDB
7 6 (4.32%) MariaDB
8 4 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (2.88%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.16%) Big Data
9 3 (2.16%) SQLite
10 2 (1.44%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.44%) HBase
11 1 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 53 (38.13%) Git (software)
2 28 (20.14%) Vagrant
3 27 (19.42%) NuGet
4 17 (12.23%) Jenkins
5 9 (6.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (5.04%) PuPHPet
6 7 (5.04%) Travis CI
7 6 (4.32%) Selenium
8 5 (3.60%) GoCD
8 5 (3.60%) Maven
8 5 (3.60%) Subversion
8 5 (3.60%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.60%) WebDriver
9 4 (2.88%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.88%) Grunt
9 4 (2.88%) JIRA
10 3 (2.16%) Fiddler
10 3 (2.16%) FitNesse
10 3 (2.16%) Hudson
10 3 (2.16%) TestNG
General
1 6 (4.32%) Games
2 2 (1.44%) Automotive
2 2 (1.44%) Finance
2 2 (1.44%) Marketing
3 1 (0.72%) Banking
3 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (35.97%) IT Engineer
2 28 (20.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (20.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (18.71%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (18.71%) Support Engineer
4 25 (17.99%) IT Support
5 24 (17.27%) IT Support Engineer
6 17 (12.23%) Wintel Engineer
7 16 (11.51%) Systems Administrator
8 15 (10.79%) Build and Release Engineer
8 15 (10.79%) Build Engineer
8 15 (10.79%) Developer
8 15 (10.79%) Release Engineer
9 14 (10.07%) Administrator
10 9 (6.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 8 (5.76%) Linux Administrator
11 8 (5.76%) PHP Developer
11 8 (5.76%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (5.04%) Machine Learning Engineer
12 7 (5.04%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.51%) LAMP
2 12 (8.63%) Elastic Stack
3 11 (7.91%) Node.js
4 10 (7.19%) Laravel
5 9 (6.47%) LEMP Stack
5 9 (6.47%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 7 (5.04%) Web Services
7 5 (3.60%) .NET
7 5 (3.60%) HTML
8 4 (2.88%) HTML5
8 4 (2.88%) REST
9 3 (2.16%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.16%) CSS
9 3 (2.16%) phpspec
9 3 (2.16%) SOAP
10 2 (1.44%) CodeIgniter
10 2 (1.44%) jQuery
10 2 (1.44%) LAPP Stack
10 2 (1.44%) Velocity
10 2 (1.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.04%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.32%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.60%) Replication
4 4 (2.88%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.44%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.44%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.72%) CESG
6 1 (0.72%) Clustering
6 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 94 (67.63%) Windows
2 74 (53.24%) Linux
3 64 (46.04%) Windows Server
4 54 (38.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (38.13%) Windows 10
5 53 (38.13%) Windows 7
5 53 (38.13%) Windows 8
5 53 (38.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (10.79%) Ubuntu
7 13 (9.35%) CentOS
8 9 (6.47%) Debian
9 7 (5.04%) CoreOS
10 5 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.16%) Android
12 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (43.88%) DevOps
2 58 (41.73%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (39.57%) ITIL
4 41 (29.50%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (27.34%) TDD
6 30 (21.58%) Continuous Delivery
7 21 (15.11%) Configuration Management
8 17 (12.23%) Scrum
9 12 (8.63%) Kanban
10 11 (7.91%) Web Development
11 10 (7.19%) Test Automation
12 9 (6.47%) Open Source
13 8 (5.76%) E-Commerce
13 8 (5.76%) Machine Learning
13 8 (5.76%) Software Engineering
14 7 (5.04%) Acceptance Criteria
14 7 (5.04%) API Development
15 6 (4.32%) Regression Testing
16 5 (3.60%) Load Balancing
16 5 (3.60%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.62%) SQL
2 27 (19.42%) PowerShell
3 23 (16.55%) Bash Shell
3 23 (16.55%) Java
3 23 (16.55%) PHP
3 23 (16.55%) Python
4 14 (10.07%) JavaScript
5 10 (7.19%) C#
5 10 (7.19%) C++
6 9 (6.47%) Shell Script
7 8 (5.76%) Ruby
8 6 (4.32%) Go
8 6 (4.32%) Perl
8 6 (4.32%) Scala
9 3 (2.16%) Groovy
10 2 (1.44%) ES6
10 2 (1.44%) PHP 7
11 1 (0.72%) C
11 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.32%) Degree
2 4 (2.88%) ISTQB
2 4 (2.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.44%) ISEB
4 1 (0.72%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (24.46%) QA
2 2 (1.44%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) FIPS 140-2
3 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 107 (76.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 87 (62.59%) Hyper-V
3 55 (39.57%) Active Directory
4 34 (24.46%) Xen
5 32 (23.02%) Virtual Machines
6 31 (22.30%) Docker
6 31 (22.30%) XenApp
6 31 (22.30%) XenDesktop
7 10 (7.19%) KVM
8 6 (4.32%) pfSense
8 6 (4.32%) Samba
8 6 (4.32%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (3.60%) LXC
10 3 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.44%) HDFS
11 2 (1.44%) OpenAM
11 2 (1.44%) RHEV
11 2 (1.44%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (1.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 60 (43.17%) Puppet
2 51 (36.69%) Ansible
3 45 (32.37%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (10.79%) Kubernetes
5 14 (10.07%) Salt
6 9 (6.47%) Nagios
7 5 (3.60%) Graphite
7 5 (3.60%) Mesos
7 5 (3.60%) ZABBIX
8 4 (2.88%) Rancher
9 3 (2.16%) Terraform
10 2 (1.44%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (1.44%) Icinga
10 2 (1.44%) Kibana
10 2 (1.44%) logstash
10 2 (1.44%) Packer
11 1 (0.72%) Fluentd
11 1 (0.72%) Grafana
11 1 (0.72%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.72%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 107 (76.98%) VMware
2 58 (41.73%) Microsoft
3 31 (22.30%) Citrix
4 10 (7.19%) Google
4 10 (7.19%) Oracle
5 8 (5.76%) Rackspace
6 7 (5.04%) New Relic
6 7 (5.04%) Splunk
7 6 (4.32%) Dynatrace
7 6 (4.32%) SaltStack
8 5 (3.60%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.16%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.44%) Apple
10 2 (1.44%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.72%) Adobe
11 1 (0.72%) Thales
11 1 (0.72%) Zend