Period
to 21 January 2021

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 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle VM VirtualBox
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 732 905 937
Rank change year-on-year +173 +32 +100
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 37 139 176
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 0.32% 0.65% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 20 129 126
Median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% -5.66% +68.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £64,375 £90,000 £75,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -22.73% +74.60%

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 11,737 21,537 23,400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.41% 17.06% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9,820 17,806 19,266
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,500 £25,500 £25,423
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%

VirtualBox
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing VirtualBox as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for VirtualBox in the UK

VirtualBox
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VirtualBox.

Salary trend for VirtualBox in the UK

VirtualBox
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing VirtualBox over the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

Salary histogram for VirtualBox in the UK

VirtualBox
Top 8 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 January 2021. 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 +161 37 £51,000 -0.49% 4
UK excluding London +159 28 £50,000 +17.65% 4
South West +55 17 £51,000 +13.33%
London +158 9 £77,500 +29.17% 1
South East +152 7 £48,750 +80.56%
Midlands +92 4 £31,305 -0.62% 1
East Midlands +59 4 £31,305 -0.62%
Work from Home -72 3 £53,750 +19.44%

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, 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 26 (70.27%) Linux
1 26 (70.27%) Python
2 22 (59.46%) VMware
2 22 (59.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (51.35%) Docker
5 18 (48.65%) Windows
5 18 (48.65%) Software Engineering
6 17 (45.95%) AWS
6 17 (45.95%) Configuration Management
6 17 (45.95%) Kubernetes
7 14 (37.84%) Ansible
7 14 (37.84%) SQL
7 14 (37.84%) JIRA
7 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (35.14%) Confluence
8 13 (35.14%) Vagrant
9 12 (32.43%) PaaS
9 12 (32.43%) Azure
9 12 (32.43%) Scrum
10 11 (29.73%) SaaS
10 11 (29.73%) Apple iOS
10 11 (29.73%) Embedded Systems
10 11 (29.73%) Wireshark
10 11 (29.73%) Android
10 11 (29.73%) Wiki
10 11 (29.73%) DevOps
10 11 (29.73%) Cyber Intelligence
10 11 (29.73%) IDA Disassembler
11 10 (27.03%) Jenkins

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 13 (35.14%) Confluence
2 6 (16.22%) Apache Spark
3 3 (8.11%) Jupyter
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.70%) Apache
5 1 (2.70%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 17 (45.95%) AWS
2 12 (32.43%) Azure
2 12 (32.43%) PaaS
3 11 (29.73%) SaaS
4 7 (18.92%) GCP
5 6 (16.22%) Amazon EMR
5 6 (16.22%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (8.11%) GitHub
6 3 (8.11%) Office 365
7 2 (5.41%) AWS Fargate
7 2 (5.41%) OpenShift
8 1 (2.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (2.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (2.70%) IaaS
8 1 (2.70%) Route 53
8 1 (2.70%) Serverless
8 1 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) Wireshark
2 3 (8.11%) DHCP
2 3 (8.11%) DNS
2 3 (8.11%) VLAN
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) NAS
3 2 (5.41%) SAN
3 2 (5.41%) VPN
3 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.70%) DSL
4 1 (2.70%) H.323
4 1 (2.70%) HTTP
4 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.70%) RTP
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) VoIP
4 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) NoSQL
2 6 (16.22%) Amazon Athena
2 6 (16.22%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (16.22%) Hadoop
2 6 (16.22%) Neo4j
3 4 (10.81%) MySQL
3 4 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.70%) Big Data
4 1 (2.70%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) JIRA
2 13 (35.14%) Vagrant
3 11 (29.73%) IDA Disassembler
4 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
5 7 (18.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
7 4 (10.81%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (8.11%) GitLab
9 1 (2.70%) Artifactory
9 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket Server
9 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.70%) Redmine
9 1 (2.70%) Selenium
9 1 (2.70%) SonarQube
9 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (13.51%) Manufacturing
1 5 (13.51%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.70%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Platform Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Data Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 3 (8.11%) Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) IT Support
5 3 (8.11%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (8.11%) IT Technician
5 3 (8.11%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Support Technician
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Platform Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (5.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) Spark Streaming
2 5 (13.51%) TensorFlow
3 1 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Embedded Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Wiki
2 5 (13.51%) Acoustics
2 5 (13.51%) Blog
3 4 (10.81%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 26 (70.27%) Linux
2 18 (48.65%) Windows
3 11 (29.73%) Android
3 11 (29.73%) Apple iOS
4 7 (18.92%) CentOS
5 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (10.81%) Windows 10
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2019
7 2 (5.41%) CoreOS
7 2 (5.41%) FreeNAS
7 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (48.65%) Software Engineering
3 17 (45.95%) Configuration Management
4 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (32.43%) Scrum
6 11 (29.73%) Cyber Intelligence
6 11 (29.73%) DevOps
7 8 (21.62%) Thought Leadership
8 6 (16.22%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (16.22%) Data Engineering
8 6 (16.22%) Data Munging
8 6 (16.22%) ETL
8 6 (16.22%) Migration
8 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
9 5 (13.51%) Image Processing
10 4 (10.81%) ITIL
10 4 (10.81%) Microservices
11 3 (8.11%) Analytics
11 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
11 3 (8.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) Python
2 14 (37.84%) SQL
3 8 (21.62%) C
3 8 (21.62%) C#
3 8 (21.62%) C++
4 7 (18.92%) Bash Shell
5 4 (10.81%) Java
5 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
5 4 (10.81%) Ruby
6 2 (5.41%) Tcl
7 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
1 3 (8.11%) PhD
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 22 (59.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (51.35%) Docker
3 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
4 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
5 3 (8.11%) XenApp
5 3 (8.11%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.41%) GlusterFS
6 2 (5.41%) KVM
6 2 (5.41%) NFS
6 2 (5.41%) Samba
6 2 (5.41%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 17 (45.95%) Kubernetes
2 14 (37.84%) Ansible
3 9 (24.32%) Terraform
4 8 (21.62%) Puppet
5 6 (16.22%) Docker Swarm
5 6 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (8.11%) Nagios
6 3 (8.11%) ZABBIX
7 2 (5.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) VMware
2 9 (24.32%) Google
3 6 (16.22%) Cloudera
3 6 (16.22%) Hortonworks
3 6 (16.22%) IBM
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix
5 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.11%) Sonatype
6 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.70%) Avaya
6 1 (2.70%) Informatica
6 1 (2.70%) Mitel
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle
6 1 (2.70%) Talend