Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle VM VirtualBox
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1008 1057 1126
Rank change year-on-year +49 +69 +26
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 181 143 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.081% 0.077%
As % of the System Software category 0.72% 0.64% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 144 118 132
UK median annual salary £60,000 £37,500 £56,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% -33.92% +13.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,000 £35,200
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £86,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +46.67% -11.76% -5.56%

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 25,155 22,373 25,246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.52% 12.60% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20,342 18,840 21,401
UK median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £70,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% -

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +81 172 £60,000 +60.00% 30
UK excluding London +9 118 £55,000 +46.67% 19
London +31 58 £65,000 +52.94% 13
North of England +40 51 £60,000 +60.00% 3
North West +30 45 £60,000 +60.00% 3
South East -21 29 £40,000 +37.93% 8
East of England +37 24 £27,500 -40.54% 3
West Midlands +22 6 £31,500 - 2
Midlands +8 6 £31,500 - 2
Scotland - 6 £30,000 -
Yorkshire +30 5 £26,500 -
South West -16 2 £60,000 +14.29% 1
Wales -4 1 £70,000 +154.55% 2
North East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 126 (69.61%) VMware
1 126 (69.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 123 (67.96%) Ansible
3 120 (66.30%) Windows
4 118 (65.19%) Linux
5 113 (62.43%) DevOps
6 106 (58.56%) Puppet
7 105 (58.01%) Amazon AWS
8 98 (54.14%) Opscode Chef
9 96 (53.04%) Python
10 92 (50.83%) Docker
11 90 (49.72%) Continuous Integration
12 88 (48.62%) Hyper-V
13 81 (44.75%) Git (software)
13 81 (44.75%) Jenkins
14 76 (41.99%) SQL
15 74 (40.88%) Agile Software Development
15 74 (40.88%) Microsoft Azure
16 69 (38.12%) Configuration Management
17 67 (37.02%) Vagrant
18 63 (34.81%) Kubernetes
19 61 (33.70%) Windows Server
20 58 (32.04%) Xen
21 50 (27.62%) IBM
21 50 (27.62%) Terraform
22 49 (27.07%) Continuous Delivery
23 48 (26.52%) Microsoft
24 47 (25.97%) Windows Server 2008
25 46 (25.41%) PowerShell
25 46 (25.41%) Google

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 35 (19.34%) Apache Spark
2 26 (14.36%) OpenStack
3 22 (12.15%) Confluence
4 18 (9.94%) WebLogic
4 18 (9.94%) WebSphere
5 16 (8.84%) Apache
5 16 (8.84%) MS Exchange
6 11 (6.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (6.08%) nginx
7 9 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (3.31%) CMS
9 5 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.76%) JBoss
10 4 (2.21%) WordPress
11 2 (1.10%) Drupal
11 2 (1.10%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.55%) IIS
12 1 (0.55%) Jetty
12 1 (0.55%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 17 (9.39%) Documaker
2 2 (1.10%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 105 (58.01%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (40.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (23.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 24 (13.26%) IaaS
4 24 (13.26%) NuGet
5 18 (9.94%) Office 365
6 17 (9.39%) GitHub
7 16 (8.84%) Amazon EMR
7 16 (8.84%) AWS CloudFormation
7 16 (8.84%) IBM Cloud
8 10 (5.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 10 (5.52%) Datadog
9 9 (4.97%) Amazon SageMaker
10 7 (3.87%) Sumo Logic
11 6 (3.31%) Loggly
12 2 (1.10%) DigitalOcean
12 2 (1.10%) PaaS
13 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.55%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.55%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (20.99%) TCP/IP
2 28 (15.47%) DNS
3 24 (13.26%) HTTP
4 22 (12.15%) SSL
5 19 (10.50%) Firewall
5 19 (10.50%) OpenVPN
6 18 (9.94%) Cisco IOS
6 18 (9.94%) IPsec
7 17 (9.39%) Cisco Nexus
7 17 (9.39%) DHCP
7 17 (9.39%) FTP
7 17 (9.39%) HTTPS
7 17 (9.39%) ICMP
7 17 (9.39%) IMAP
7 17 (9.39%) POP3
7 17 (9.39%) SMTP
7 17 (9.39%) SNMP
7 17 (9.39%) SSH
7 17 (9.39%) Telnet
7 17 (9.39%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (19.89%) MongoDB
2 31 (17.13%) Hadoop
2 31 (17.13%) Neo4j
3 28 (15.47%) MySQL
4 26 (14.36%) NoSQL
5 23 (12.71%) Big Data
6 22 (12.15%) SQL Server
7 20 (11.05%) Oracle Database
8 16 (8.84%) Amazon Athena
8 16 (8.84%) Amazon Redshift
8 16 (8.84%) Cosmos DB
8 16 (8.84%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (4.42%) Redis
10 7 (3.87%) Relational Database
11 6 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (3.31%) HBase
12 4 (2.21%) Couchbase
13 3 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.55%) MariaDB
14 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 81 (44.75%) Git (software)
1 81 (44.75%) Jenkins
2 67 (37.02%) Vagrant
3 40 (22.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 23 (12.71%) JIRA
5 19 (10.50%) Travis CI
6 17 (9.39%) Gerrit
6 17 (9.39%) Sonatype Nexus
7 13 (7.18%) Subversion
8 8 (4.42%) TeamCity
9 6 (3.31%) GitLab
9 6 (3.31%) Maven
9 6 (3.31%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (2.76%) Phabricator
10 5 (2.76%) Visual Studio
11 4 (2.21%) Grunt
12 2 (1.10%) JMeter
12 2 (1.10%) NeoLoad
12 2 (1.10%) The Grinder
13 1 (0.55%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (14.92%) Finance
2 17 (9.39%) Manufacturing
3 13 (7.18%) Retail
4 5 (2.76%) Banking
4 5 (2.76%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.66%) Electronics
5 3 (1.66%) Marketing
5 3 (1.66%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.10%) Military
7 1 (0.55%) Advertising
7 1 (0.55%) Automotive
7 1 (0.55%) Games
7 1 (0.55%) Law
7 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 91 (50.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 38 (20.99%) Senior DevOps
3 35 (19.34%) Lead DevOps
4 31 (17.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 28 (15.47%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 25 (13.81%) Data Engineer
7 21 (11.60%) Developer
8 20 (11.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 20 (11.05%) IT Engineer
9 18 (9.94%) Team Leader
10 15 (8.29%) AWS Engineer
11 14 (7.73%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (7.18%) Cloud Engineer
13 11 (6.08%) AWS DevOps
13 11 (6.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 11 (6.08%) Azure DevOps
13 11 (6.08%) Azure DevOps Engineer
13 11 (6.08%) Azure Engineer
14 10 (5.52%) Administrator
15 9 (4.97%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.81%) Spark Streaming
2 24 (13.26%) Web Services
3 20 (11.05%) LAMP
4 19 (10.50%) Middleware
5 18 (9.94%) RESTful
5 18 (9.94%) SOAP
6 17 (9.39%) YAML
7 16 (8.84%) Elastic Stack
7 16 (8.84%) Node.js
8 13 (7.18%) CSS
8 13 (7.18%) Natural Language Processing
9 10 (5.52%) AngularJS
9 10 (5.52%) TensorFlow
10 9 (4.97%) HTML
10 9 (4.97%) MXNet
10 9 (4.97%) scikit-learn
11 8 (4.42%) CSS3
11 8 (4.42%) HTML5
11 8 (4.42%) Laravel
12 6 (3.31%) React
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.47%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.39%) Linux Command Line
3 11 (6.08%) Blog
3 11 (6.08%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.87%) Public Cloud
4 7 (3.87%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.31%) Replication
6 5 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.76%) Robotics
7 4 (2.21%) Clustering
7 4 (2.21%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (2.21%) Fintech
7 4 (2.21%) User Experience
8 3 (1.66%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.10%) Acoustics
9 2 (1.10%) Cyber Defence
9 2 (1.10%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.10%) PMI
10 1 (0.55%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 120 (66.30%) Windows
2 118 (65.19%) Linux
3 61 (33.70%) Windows Server
4 47 (25.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (24.86%) CentOS
6 37 (20.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 32 (17.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (16.02%) Ubuntu
9 18 (9.94%) Android
10 17 (9.39%) Solaris
11 15 (8.29%) DC/OS
11 15 (8.29%) Windows 10
11 15 (8.29%) Windows 7
11 15 (8.29%) Windows 8
12 8 (4.42%) Debian
13 6 (3.31%) CoreOS
14 5 (2.76%) Windows NT
15 4 (2.21%) Fedora
16 3 (1.66%) Unix
17 1 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (62.43%) DevOps
2 90 (49.72%) Continuous Integration
3 74 (40.88%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (38.12%) Configuration Management
5 49 (27.07%) Continuous Delivery
6 43 (23.76%) Software Engineering
7 33 (18.23%) TDD
8 32 (17.68%) SDLC
9 30 (16.57%) Analytics
10 25 (13.81%) Data Munging
10 25 (13.81%) Translating Business Requirements
10 25 (13.81%) Unit Testing
11 23 (12.71%) High Availability
12 21 (11.60%) Capacity Planning
12 21 (11.60%) Open Source
13 20 (11.05%) Continuous Improvement
14 19 (10.50%) ITIL
15 18 (9.94%) Business Development
16 17 (9.39%) Integration Testing
16 17 (9.39%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (53.04%) Python
2 76 (41.99%) SQL
3 46 (25.41%) JavaScript
3 46 (25.41%) PowerShell
4 42 (23.20%) Bash Shell
5 32 (17.68%) PHP
6 20 (11.05%) Ruby
7 13 (7.18%) Go
8 12 (6.63%) C++
8 12 (6.63%) Java
9 9 (4.97%) Perl
9 9 (4.97%) R
10 8 (4.42%) C#
11 7 (3.87%) Shell Script
12 6 (3.31%) Scala
13 5 (2.76%) C
14 1 (0.55%) Rust
Qualifications
1 32 (17.68%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.84%) Degree
3 7 (3.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.87%) DV Cleared
4 5 (2.76%) MCSE
4 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.76%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.21%) CCNA
5 4 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.21%) CISSP
5 4 (2.21%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (2.21%) GIAC
5 4 (2.21%) Linux+ Certification
5 4 (2.21%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (2.21%) SANS
5 4 (2.21%) SSCP
6 2 (1.10%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.55%) ISEB
7 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.55%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (20.99%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) GCP
2 1 (0.55%) GDPR
2 1 (0.55%) ISO 15765
2 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 126 (69.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 92 (50.83%) Docker
3 88 (48.62%) Hyper-V
4 58 (32.04%) Xen
5 44 (24.31%) Active Directory
6 31 (17.13%) KVM
7 21 (11.60%) Samba
8 20 (11.05%) XenApp
8 20 (11.05%) XenDesktop
9 19 (10.50%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (3.31%) HDFS
10 6 (3.31%) vSphere
11 5 (2.76%) BitLocker
11 5 (2.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (2.76%) Dovecot
11 5 (2.76%) iptables
11 5 (2.76%) Postfix
11 5 (2.76%) QEMU
11 5 (2.76%) XenServer
12 4 (2.21%) NFS
Systems Management
1 123 (67.96%) Ansible
2 106 (58.56%) Puppet
3 98 (54.14%) Opscode Chef
4 63 (34.81%) Kubernetes
5 50 (27.62%) Terraform
6 44 (24.31%) Docker Swarm
7 32 (17.68%) Nagios
8 24 (13.26%) Rancher
9 17 (9.39%) Sysdig
9 17 (9.39%) vRealize
10 14 (7.73%) Salt
11 12 (6.63%) Packer
12 10 (5.52%) ZABBIX
13 5 (2.76%) Backup Exec
13 5 (2.76%) Norton AntiVirus
13 5 (2.76%) Proxmox
14 4 (2.21%) OpenNMS
14 4 (2.21%) Plesk
14 4 (2.21%) vCenter Server
15 3 (1.66%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 126 (69.61%) VMware
2 50 (27.62%) IBM
3 48 (26.52%) Microsoft
4 46 (25.41%) Google
5 38 (20.99%) New Relic
6 37 (20.44%) Oracle
7 34 (18.78%) Splunk
8 29 (16.02%) Cloudera
8 29 (16.02%) Hortonworks
9 26 (14.36%) Red Hat
10 21 (11.60%) Citrix
11 18 (9.94%) AppDynamics
11 18 (9.94%) Cisco
12 17 (9.39%) BMC
12 17 (9.39%) HP
12 17 (9.39%) Intel
12 17 (9.39%) ServiceNow
12 17 (9.39%) WorldPay
13 16 (8.84%) Informatica
13 16 (8.84%) Talend