Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle VM VirtualBox
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1063 1149 1135
Rank change year-on-year +86 -14 +122
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 143 94 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.079% 0.050% 0.076%
As % of the System Software category 0.61% 0.40% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 120 81 102
UK median annual salary £31,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.22% +9.52% +27.27%
10th Percentile £21,000 £32,500 £38,525
90th Percentile £60,000 £115,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -36.84% -9.52% +54.41%

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 23355 23390 24645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.91% 12.38% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19550 19656 20561
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VirtualBox in the UK

VirtualBox
Top 13 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 21 November 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 +102 117 £30,000 -36.84% 4
England +35 102 £31,500 -45.22% 5
South East +74 51 £29,000 -43.69% 2
Wales - 35 £28,500 -
London -7 22 £45,000 -40.00% 1
Midlands +50 13 £50,000 +81.82%
West Midlands +28 13 £50,000 +81.82%
South West - 8 £48,750 - 2
North of England +9 7 £37,500 -6.25%
North West -2 6 £37,500 -6.25%
Scotland -18 2 £40,000 +14.29%
East of England +3 1 £55,000 +103.70%
Yorkshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 113 (79.02%) VMware
1 113 (79.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 103 (72.03%) Windows
3 87 (60.84%) Hyper-V
3 87 (60.84%) Windows Server
4 76 (53.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 75 (52.45%) ITIL
5 75 (52.45%) MS Exchange
5 75 (52.45%) Active Directory
6 74 (51.75%) Windows 7
6 74 (51.75%) Office 365
6 74 (51.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 74 (51.75%) Windows 10
7 73 (51.05%) Exchange Server 2013
7 73 (51.05%) Windows 8
7 73 (51.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 55 (38.46%) Linux
9 50 (34.97%) SQL
9 50 (34.97%) Microsoft
10 43 (30.07%) DevOps
11 42 (29.37%) Citrix
11 42 (29.37%) Agile Software Development
11 42 (29.37%) XenApp
11 42 (29.37%) XenDesktop
12 39 (27.27%) Puppet
13 36 (25.17%) Ansible
14 35 (24.48%) Docker
15 34 (23.78%) Vagrant
16 31 (21.68%) Amazon AWS
17 30 (20.98%) Python

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 75 (52.45%) MS Exchange
2 73 (51.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 73 (51.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (12.59%) Apache
4 12 (8.39%) nginx
5 8 (5.59%) OpenStack
6 7 (4.90%) CMS
6 7 (4.90%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.10%) Apache Spark
7 3 (2.10%) Confluence
8 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.40%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.80%) Acrobat
2 4 (2.80%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.80%) RoboHelp
2 4 (2.80%) Snagit
Cloud Services
1 74 (51.75%) Office 365
2 31 (21.68%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (6.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.90%) IaaS
5 6 (4.20%) Loggly
5 6 (4.20%) Sumo Logic
6 5 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (3.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (3.50%) SaaS
7 4 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (2.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (2.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (2.10%) Amazon S3
8 3 (2.10%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (2.10%) Datadog
8 3 (2.10%) DigitalOcean
8 3 (2.10%) Route 53
8 3 (2.10%) Serverless
8 3 (2.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.89%) Firewall
2 14 (9.79%) VPN
3 13 (9.09%) DNS
4 12 (8.39%) TCP/IP
5 9 (6.29%) DHCP
6 6 (4.20%) Asterisk PBX
6 6 (4.20%) HTTP
6 6 (4.20%) Internet
7 5 (3.50%) SSL
8 4 (2.80%) OpenVPN
9 2 (1.40%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.40%) VLAN
10 1 (0.70%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.70%) NAS
10 1 (0.70%) SMS
10 1 (0.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.28%) MySQL
2 15 (10.49%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (8.39%) Redis
4 11 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 10 (6.99%) MongoDB
5 10 (6.99%) Relational Database
6 9 (6.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (5.59%) MariaDB
8 6 (4.20%) SQL Server
9 3 (2.10%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (2.10%) Big Data
9 3 (2.10%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.10%) HBase
10 2 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.40%) SQLite
11 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (23.78%) Vagrant
2 27 (18.88%) Git (software)
3 21 (14.69%) Jenkins
4 9 (6.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (5.59%) Subversion
5 8 (5.59%) Travis CI
6 7 (4.90%) Selenium
7 6 (4.20%) JIRA
7 6 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (3.50%) Cucumber
8 5 (3.50%) GoCD
8 5 (3.50%) NuGet
8 5 (3.50%) PuPHPet
9 4 (2.80%) Maven
9 4 (2.80%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.10%) Grunt
10 3 (2.10%) JMeter
10 3 (2.10%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.40%) Ranorex
11 2 (1.40%) Selenium IDE
General
1 8 (5.59%) Games
2 6 (4.20%) Retail
3 4 (2.80%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.40%) Automotive
4 2 (1.40%) Finance
5 1 (0.70%) Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (48.95%) IT Engineer
2 39 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 37 (25.87%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 35 (24.48%) Support Engineer
5 33 (23.08%) IT Support
5 33 (23.08%) IT Support Engineer
6 21 (14.69%) DevOps Engineer
7 16 (11.19%) Developer
8 11 (7.69%) Administrator
8 11 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.90%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (4.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.20%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.20%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (4.20%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 6 (4.20%) PHP Developer
11 5 (3.50%) AWS DevOps
11 5 (3.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.50%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
1 13 (9.09%) LAMP
2 9 (6.29%) LEMP Stack
3 8 (5.59%) Node.js
3 8 (5.59%) Web Services
4 7 (4.90%) CSS
4 7 (4.90%) HTML
5 6 (4.20%) Laravel
6 5 (3.50%) .NET
6 5 (3.50%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 4 (2.80%) REST
7 4 (2.80%) SOAP
8 3 (2.10%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.10%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.10%) CSS3
8 3 (2.10%) HTML5
8 3 (2.10%) jQuery
8 3 (2.10%) LAPP Stack
8 3 (2.10%) Velocity
9 2 (1.40%) phpspec
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.99%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.20%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (4.20%) Replication
4 4 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.10%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.40%) CESG
6 2 (1.40%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.70%) Clustering
7 1 (0.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 103 (72.03%) Windows
2 87 (60.84%) Windows Server
3 76 (53.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 74 (51.75%) Windows 10
4 74 (51.75%) Windows 7
4 74 (51.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 73 (51.05%) Windows 8
6 55 (38.46%) Linux
7 14 (9.79%) Ubuntu
8 13 (9.09%) CentOS
9 9 (6.29%) CoreOS
10 8 (5.59%) Debian
10 8 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.10%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.70%) Android
12 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (52.45%) ITIL
2 43 (30.07%) DevOps
3 42 (29.37%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (18.88%) Configuration Management
4 27 (18.88%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (13.29%) TDD
6 14 (9.79%) Scrum
7 11 (7.69%) Test Automation
8 10 (6.99%) Software Engineering
9 9 (6.29%) E-Commerce
9 9 (6.29%) Open Source
10 8 (5.59%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (5.59%) Web Development
11 7 (4.90%) Kanban
11 7 (4.90%) Refactoring
12 6 (4.20%) Acceptance Criteria
12 6 (4.20%) BDD
12 6 (4.20%) Functional Testing
12 6 (4.20%) Regression Testing
13 5 (3.50%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.97%) SQL
2 30 (20.98%) Python
3 28 (19.58%) Java
4 24 (16.78%) Bash Shell
5 22 (15.38%) PHP
6 14 (9.79%) JavaScript
7 11 (7.69%) Perl
8 10 (6.99%) C#
8 10 (6.99%) C++
8 10 (6.99%) Ruby
9 8 (5.59%) Shell Script
10 7 (4.90%) Go
10 7 (4.90%) Scala
11 5 (3.50%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.40%) Groovy
12 2 (1.40%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.70%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (7.69%) Degree
2 4 (2.80%) ISTQB
2 4 (2.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.10%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.40%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (1.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (1.40%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) FIPS 140-2
3 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 113 (79.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 87 (60.84%) Hyper-V
3 75 (52.45%) Active Directory
4 42 (29.37%) XenApp
4 42 (29.37%) XenDesktop
5 35 (24.48%) Docker
6 14 (9.79%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (9.79%) Xen
7 13 (9.09%) KVM
8 6 (4.20%) LXC
8 6 (4.20%) pfSense
8 6 (4.20%) Samba
8 6 (4.20%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (2.10%) HDFS
10 2 (1.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.40%) GlusterFS
10 2 (1.40%) OpenAM
10 2 (1.40%) RHEV
10 2 (1.40%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (1.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 39 (27.27%) Puppet
2 36 (25.17%) Ansible
3 26 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (11.89%) Kubernetes
5 15 (10.49%) Salt
6 9 (6.29%) Nagios
7 6 (4.20%) Terraform
7 6 (4.20%) ZABBIX
8 4 (2.80%) Packer
8 4 (2.80%) Rancher
9 3 (2.10%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (1.40%) Graphite
10 2 (1.40%) Icinga
10 2 (1.40%) Kibana
10 2 (1.40%) logstash
10 2 (1.40%) OSSEC
11 1 (0.70%) Consul
11 1 (0.70%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.70%) Mesos
11 1 (0.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 113 (79.02%) VMware
2 50 (34.97%) Microsoft
3 42 (29.37%) Citrix
4 16 (11.19%) Oracle
5 11 (7.69%) New Relic
6 10 (6.99%) Google
6 10 (6.99%) Splunk
7 8 (5.59%) Rackspace
8 7 (4.90%) SaltStack
9 5 (3.50%) Adobe
9 5 (3.50%) Dynatrace
9 5 (3.50%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.50%) Sophos
10 4 (2.80%) Perforce
11 2 (1.40%) AppDynamics
11 2 (1.40%) Apple
11 2 (1.40%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.70%) Meraki
12 1 (0.70%) Synology
12 1 (0.70%) Thales