Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle VM VirtualBox
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 960 992 1073
Rank change year-on-year +32 +81 +68
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 118 181 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.085% 0.11% 0.077%
As % of the System Software category 0.49% 0.74% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 95 135 120
UK median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% +53.33% -34.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £52,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -26.67% +75.00% -31.43%

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 24,104 24,514 22,840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.33% 14.72% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 19,719 20,029 19,218
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,039 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.96% +8.97% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% 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 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 2019. 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 +24 110 £47,500 -20.83% 27
UK excluding London +27 70 £38,500 -26.67% 18
London +71 37 £60,000 -1.64% 10
South West +21 23 £45,000 -14.29% 6
South East +4 23 £37,500 -6.25% 3
East of England +60 9 £60,000 +17.07% 2
Midlands +27 7 £26,000 -50.48% 3
East Midlands - 6 £26,000 - 2
Wales +11 4 £38,500 -45.00%
Scotland +10 2 £35,000 +16.67% 1
North West -3 2 £42,500 -29.17% 2
North of England -18 2 £42,500 -29.17% 3
West Midlands +28 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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 82 (69.49%) Windows
2 72 (61.02%) VMware
2 72 (61.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (53.39%) AWS
3 63 (53.39%) SQL
3 63 (53.39%) Docker
4 56 (47.46%) Ansible
5 52 (44.07%) Windows Server
5 52 (44.07%) Python
6 50 (42.37%) Hyper-V
7 49 (41.53%) Linux
8 48 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (40.68%) Kubernetes
9 47 (39.83%) Configuration Management
10 46 (38.98%) Puppet
11 44 (37.29%) PowerShell
12 43 (36.44%) Microsoft
13 42 (35.59%) Azure
13 42 (35.59%) Terraform
14 39 (33.05%) ITIL
15 38 (32.20%) Software Engineering
16 37 (31.36%) TCP/IP
17 36 (30.51%) Problem-Solving
18 34 (28.81%) Docker Swarm
18 34 (28.81%) GCP
18 34 (28.81%) Vagrant
18 34 (28.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 34 (28.81%) Degree
19 33 (27.97%) Jenkins
20 32 (27.12%) 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 20 (16.95%) Apache Spark
2 15 (12.71%) Apache
3 11 (9.32%) IIS
4 10 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (7.63%) Confluence
6 5 (4.24%) nginx
6 5 (4.24%) Skype for Business
6 5 (4.24%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.39%) WordPress
8 3 (2.54%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.85%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.85%) CMS
10 1 (0.85%) Drupal
10 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 63 (53.39%) AWS
2 42 (35.59%) Azure
3 34 (28.81%) GCP
4 14 (11.86%) Amazon SageMaker
5 11 (9.32%) Office 365
6 6 (5.08%) Amazon EMR
6 6 (5.08%) IBM Cloud
7 3 (2.54%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (1.69%) Datadog
9 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.85%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.85%) PaaS
9 1 (0.85%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (31.36%) TCP/IP
2 20 (16.95%) BGP
3 16 (13.56%) DNS
4 14 (11.86%) Firewall
5 13 (11.02%) DHCP
6 10 (8.47%) VLAN
7 8 (6.78%) VSAN
8 7 (5.93%) HTTP
8 7 (5.93%) Internet
8 7 (5.93%) RTP
8 7 (5.93%) SAN
9 6 (5.08%) H.323
9 6 (5.08%) HTTPS
9 6 (5.08%) SNMP
9 6 (5.08%) VoIP
9 6 (5.08%) VPN
9 6 (5.08%) WAN
10 5 (4.24%) Skype
11 4 (3.39%) SMTP
12 2 (1.69%) IGMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.80%) NoSQL
2 20 (16.95%) Hadoop
2 20 (16.95%) Neo4j
3 18 (15.25%) Big Data
4 15 (12.71%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.08%) Amazon Athena
5 6 (5.08%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (3.39%) Electronic Patient Records
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.69%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.85%) KDB
8 1 (0.85%) Kdb+
8 1 (0.85%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (28.81%) Vagrant
2 33 (27.97%) Jenkins
3 23 (19.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (10.17%) Git (software)
4 12 (10.17%) JIRA
5 8 (6.78%) GitLab
6 3 (2.54%) MSBuild
6 3 (2.54%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.69%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.69%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.69%) Subversion
7 2 (1.69%) TestLink
7 2 (1.69%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.85%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.85%) CA Release Automation
8 1 (0.85%) GoCD
8 1 (0.85%) Gradle
8 1 (0.85%) IDA Disassembler
8 1 (0.85%) VersionOne
General
1 16 (13.56%) Manufacturing
2 15 (12.71%) Retail
3 9 (7.63%) Finance
3 9 (7.63%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.24%) Public Sector
5 4 (3.39%) Automotive
5 4 (3.39%) Banking
5 4 (3.39%) Multimedia
5 4 (3.39%) Welsh Language
6 2 (1.69%) Games
7 1 (0.85%) Electronics
7 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (21.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (14.41%) Systems Engineer
3 16 (13.56%) AWS Engineer
4 15 (12.71%) Support Engineer
5 13 (11.02%) 3rd Line Support
6 12 (10.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 12 (10.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 12 (10.17%) Administrator
6 12 (10.17%) Platform Engineer
6 12 (10.17%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (8.47%) Consultant
7 10 (8.47%) Developer
8 9 (7.63%) Artificial Intelligence Engineer
8 9 (7.63%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (7.63%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 8 (6.78%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (6.78%) Integration Engineer
10 7 (5.93%) Data Engineer
10 7 (5.93%) Data Scientist
11 6 (5.08%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.95%) Spark Streaming
2 18 (15.25%) TensorFlow
3 14 (11.86%) MXNet
3 14 (11.86%) Natural Language Processing
3 14 (11.86%) scikit-learn
4 5 (4.24%) LDAP
5 2 (1.69%) .NET
5 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.69%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (1.69%) WCF
5 2 (1.69%) WinForms
6 1 (0.85%) GraphQL
6 1 (0.85%) JDBC
6 1 (0.85%) JRuby
6 1 (0.85%) Kafka
6 1 (0.85%) RESTful
6 1 (0.85%) Servlets
6 1 (0.85%) Web Services
6 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) Acoustics
1 13 (11.02%) Blog
2 10 (8.47%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (5.93%) Algorithms
3 7 (5.93%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.39%) BBC
5 4 (3.39%) CMDB
5 4 (3.39%) Life Science
6 1 (0.85%) Cyberattack
6 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 82 (69.49%) Windows
2 52 (44.07%) Windows Server
3 49 (41.53%) Linux
4 17 (14.41%) CentOS
4 17 (14.41%) Ubuntu
4 17 (14.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (13.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (13.56%) Windows 7
6 11 (9.32%) Fedora
6 11 (9.32%) Windows 10
6 11 (9.32%) Windows 8
7 9 (7.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (5.93%) Android
9 5 (4.24%) VMS
10 4 (3.39%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.69%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.85%) Solaris
12 1 (0.85%) Unix
12 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (39.83%) Configuration Management
3 39 (33.05%) ITIL
4 38 (32.20%) Software Engineering
5 36 (30.51%) Problem-Solving
6 34 (28.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 32 (27.12%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (22.03%) DevOps
9 24 (20.34%) Unit Testing
10 23 (19.49%) Analytics
10 23 (19.49%) Artificial Intelligence
10 23 (19.49%) Computer Science
11 22 (18.64%) Test Automation
12 20 (16.95%) Data Munging
12 20 (16.95%) Translating Business Requirements
13 19 (16.10%) API Integration
13 19 (16.10%) Data Analytics
14 18 (15.25%) Data Science
14 18 (15.25%) Service Management
15 16 (13.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 63 (53.39%) SQL
2 52 (44.07%) Python
3 44 (37.29%) PowerShell
4 26 (22.03%) Shell Script
5 23 (19.49%) Bash Shell
6 22 (18.64%) C
7 20 (16.95%) JavaScript
8 14 (11.86%) R
9 9 (7.63%) C++
9 9 (7.63%) Java
10 7 (5.93%) Ruby
11 6 (5.08%) Kotlin
12 5 (4.24%) Go
13 3 (2.54%) C#
14 2 (1.69%) Perl
14 2 (1.69%) PHP
14 2 (1.69%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.85%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 34 (28.81%) Degree
2 23 (19.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (11.86%) Security Cleared
4 9 (7.63%) DV Cleared
5 7 (5.93%) CCNA
5 7 (5.93%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.39%) HND
6 4 (3.39%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.85%) CISSP
7 1 (0.85%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.85%) GIAC
7 1 (0.85%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (0.85%) MCSE
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.85%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.85%) SANS
7 1 (0.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 72 (61.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (53.39%) Docker
3 50 (42.37%) Hyper-V
4 25 (21.19%) VMware ESXi
5 23 (19.49%) Active Directory
6 20 (16.95%) Virtual Machines
7 19 (16.10%) Xen
8 14 (11.86%) Samba
9 10 (8.47%) NFS
9 10 (8.47%) XenApp
9 10 (8.47%) XenDesktop
10 8 (6.78%) KVM
10 8 (6.78%) vSphere
11 5 (4.24%) iptables
12 1 (0.85%) LXC
Systems Management
1 56 (47.46%) Ansible
2 48 (40.68%) Kubernetes
3 46 (38.98%) Puppet
4 42 (35.59%) Terraform
5 34 (28.81%) Docker Swarm
6 16 (13.56%) Nagios
7 15 (12.71%) ZABBIX
8 11 (9.32%) vCenter Server
9 10 (8.47%) OpenNMS
10 8 (6.78%) SCCM
10 8 (6.78%) vRealize
11 5 (4.24%) Graphite
11 5 (4.24%) Kibana
12 4 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (3.39%) Packer
12 4 (3.39%) Proxmox
13 2 (1.69%) Salt
14 1 (0.85%) HP Fortify
14 1 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
14 1 (0.85%) Mesos
Vendors
1 72 (61.02%) VMware
2 43 (36.44%) Microsoft
3 32 (27.12%) Google
4 30 (25.42%) Cloudera
4 30 (25.42%) Hortonworks
5 19 (16.10%) LogicMonitor
6 16 (13.56%) Red Hat
7 14 (11.86%) Databricks
7 14 (11.86%) Dataiku
8 11 (9.32%) Citrix
9 10 (8.47%) Dell
9 10 (8.47%) EMC
9 10 (8.47%) NetApp
9 10 (8.47%) SolarWinds
10 8 (6.78%) Cisco
11 6 (5.08%) Avaya
11 6 (5.08%) IBM
11 6 (5.08%) Informatica
11 6 (5.08%) Samsung
11 6 (5.08%) Talend