Period
to 8 December 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 8 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle VM VirtualBox
UK
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 935 990 1088
Rank change year-on-year +55 +98 +63
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 119 158 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.090% 0.099% 0.074%
As % of the System Software category 0.52% 0.65% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 104 119 110
UK median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +74.60% -42.73%
10th Percentile £26,100 £32,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £76,700 £61,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £55,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year -30.00% +74.60% -33.68%

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 22,841 24,345 23,311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.19% 15.32% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 18,776 19,872 19,412
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

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 8 December 2019.

Salary histogram for VirtualBox in the UK

VirtualBox
Top 12 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 8 December 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 +63 113 £45,000 -18.18% 19
UK excluding London +65 59 £38,500 -30.00% 11
London +78 49 £60,000 +11.11% 7
South West +27 23 £45,000 -25.00% 4
South East +14 18 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Midlands +37 10 £28,750 -39.47% 2
East Midlands +30 10 £28,750 -11.54% 2
Wales +6 4 £38,500 -38.40%
North West +38 2 £42,500 -20.19% 2
North of England +38 2 £42,500 -3.41% 2
East of England +44 1 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Scotland - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 77 (64.71%) Windows
2 75 (63.03%) SQL
2 75 (63.03%) AWS
3 73 (61.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (61.34%) VMware
4 61 (51.26%) Ansible
5 59 (49.58%) Windows Server
6 58 (48.74%) Terraform
6 58 (48.74%) Docker
7 56 (47.06%) Kubernetes
8 55 (46.22%) Configuration Management
9 54 (45.38%) Jenkins
10 50 (42.02%) Azure
11 49 (41.18%) Hyper-V
12 48 (40.34%) Python
13 47 (39.50%) GCP
14 46 (38.66%) Continuous Integration
15 45 (37.82%) Unit Testing
15 45 (37.82%) Puppet
15 45 (37.82%) Google
16 43 (36.13%) Software Engineering
16 43 (36.13%) Vagrant
17 42 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
18 39 (32.77%) TCP/IP
18 39 (32.77%) Docker Swarm
19 38 (31.93%) Problem-Solving
19 38 (31.93%) Hortonworks
19 38 (31.93%) Cloudera
20 37 (31.09%) Linux
21 36 (30.25%) Artificial Intelligence

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 34 (28.57%) Apache Spark
2 20 (16.81%) Apache
3 15 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (9.24%) Tomcat
5 9 (7.56%) IIS
6 7 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (5.88%) MS Exchange
7 4 (3.36%) Confluence
8 1 (0.84%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.84%) CMS
8 1 (0.84%) Drupal
8 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 75 (63.03%) AWS
2 50 (42.02%) Azure
3 47 (39.50%) GCP
4 18 (15.13%) Amazon EMR
4 18 (15.13%) IBM Cloud
5 16 (13.45%) Amazon SageMaker
6 15 (12.61%) Office 365
7 4 (3.36%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.84%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.84%) PaaS
8 1 (0.84%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (32.77%) TCP/IP
2 22 (18.49%) BGP
3 14 (11.76%) DNS
4 13 (10.92%) VLAN
5 11 (9.24%) DHCP
6 10 (8.40%) Internet
6 10 (8.40%) WAN
7 9 (7.56%) HTTP
7 9 (7.56%) HTTPS
8 8 (6.72%) H.323
8 8 (6.72%) RTP
9 5 (4.20%) SNMP
10 4 (3.36%) SAN
10 4 (3.36%) SMTP
11 3 (2.52%) Firewall
11 3 (2.52%) VSAN
12 1 (0.84%) PPTP
12 1 (0.84%) SSH
12 1 (0.84%) VPN
12 1 (0.84%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (30.25%) Neo4j
2 35 (29.41%) NoSQL
3 34 (28.57%) Hadoop
4 22 (18.49%) Big Data
5 18 (15.13%) Amazon Athena
5 18 (15.13%) Amazon Redshift
6 17 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (10.92%) Electronic Patient Records
8 4 (3.36%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.68%) MySQL
9 2 (1.68%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.84%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 54 (45.38%) Jenkins
2 43 (36.13%) Vagrant
3 35 (29.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (8.40%) Git (software)
5 8 (6.72%) JIRA
6 5 (4.20%) GitLab
7 1 (0.84%) Ant
7 1 (0.84%) Burp Suite
7 1 (0.84%) CA Release Automation
7 1 (0.84%) GoCD
7 1 (0.84%) Gradle
7 1 (0.84%) Hudson
7 1 (0.84%) IDA Disassembler
7 1 (0.84%) Maven
7 1 (0.84%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.84%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.84%) Subversion
7 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.84%) VersionOne
7 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (21.01%) Manufacturing
2 22 (18.49%) Retail
3 13 (10.92%) Finance
3 13 (10.92%) Telecoms
4 12 (10.08%) Public Sector
5 9 (7.56%) Automotive
5 9 (7.56%) Banking
6 4 (3.36%) Welsh Language
7 3 (2.52%) Electronics
7 3 (2.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (18.49%) Support Engineer
2 19 (15.97%) Administrator
2 19 (15.97%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (12.61%) 3rd Line Support
3 15 (12.61%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (10.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 13 (10.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 13 (10.92%) Data Engineer
5 12 (10.08%) Architect
6 11 (9.24%) Artificial Intelligence Engineer
6 11 (9.24%) Data Architect
7 9 (7.56%) Data Scientist
7 9 (7.56%) IT Engineer
7 9 (7.56%) IT Support
7 9 (7.56%) IT Support Engineer
7 9 (7.56%) Platform Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) AWS Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (28.57%) Spark Streaming
2 28 (23.53%) TensorFlow
3 16 (13.45%) MXNet
3 16 (13.45%) Natural Language Processing
3 16 (13.45%) scikit-learn
4 3 (2.52%) Node.js
5 2 (1.68%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.68%) React
5 2 (1.68%) Vue.js
6 1 (0.84%) GraphQL
6 1 (0.84%) jQuery
6 1 (0.84%) JRuby
6 1 (0.84%) LAMP
6 1 (0.84%) Laravel
6 1 (0.84%) RESTful
6 1 (0.84%) Servlets
6 1 (0.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.81%) Acoustics
1 20 (16.81%) Blog
2 5 (4.20%) CMDB
3 4 (3.36%) BBC
3 4 (3.36%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.68%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.68%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.68%) Wiki
5 1 (0.84%) Cyberattack
5 1 (0.84%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.84%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 77 (64.71%) Windows
2 59 (49.58%) Windows Server
3 37 (31.09%) Linux
4 25 (21.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 15 (12.61%) CentOS
6 15 (12.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (12.61%) Windows 10
6 15 (12.61%) Windows 8
7 10 (8.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (4.20%) Fedora
8 5 (4.20%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.68%) Unix
10 1 (0.84%) Android
10 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.84%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (46.22%) Configuration Management
2 46 (38.66%) Continuous Integration
3 45 (37.82%) Unit Testing
4 43 (36.13%) Software Engineering
5 42 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (31.93%) Problem-Solving
7 36 (30.25%) Artificial Intelligence
8 34 (28.57%) Analytics
8 34 (28.57%) Data Munging
8 34 (28.57%) ITIL
9 30 (25.21%) Translating Business Requirements
10 26 (21.85%) Data Science
11 23 (19.33%) Data Analytics
11 23 (19.33%) DevOps
12 22 (18.49%) API Integration
12 22 (18.49%) Computer Science
13 20 (16.81%) Image Processing
14 18 (15.13%) ETL
15 16 (13.45%) Project Management
15 16 (13.45%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 75 (63.03%) SQL
2 48 (40.34%) Python
3 34 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 32 (26.89%) PowerShell
5 19 (15.97%) JavaScript
6 16 (13.45%) R
7 14 (11.76%) Bash Shell
8 7 (5.88%) C
9 6 (5.04%) PHP
10 5 (4.20%) C++
11 4 (3.36%) Ruby
12 3 (2.52%) Java
13 2 (1.68%) Go
14 1 (0.84%) C#
14 1 (0.84%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (25.21%) Degree
2 22 (18.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (8.40%) Security Cleared
4 8 (6.72%) CCNA
4 8 (6.72%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.88%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.36%) HND
7 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.40%) SLA
2 2 (1.68%) QA
3 1 (0.84%) GDPR
3 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 73 (61.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (48.74%) Docker
3 49 (41.18%) Hyper-V
4 21 (17.65%) Active Directory
5 9 (7.56%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (7.56%) Xen
6 8 (6.72%) KVM
6 8 (6.72%) Samba
6 8 (6.72%) XenApp
6 8 (6.72%) XenDesktop
7 6 (5.04%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (3.36%) NFS
9 3 (2.52%) vSphere
10 1 (0.84%) Dovecot
10 1 (0.84%) LXC
10 1 (0.84%) Postfix
10 1 (0.84%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 61 (51.26%) Ansible
2 58 (48.74%) Terraform
3 56 (47.06%) Kubernetes
4 45 (37.82%) Puppet
5 39 (32.77%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (4.20%) Nagios
6 5 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (4.20%) vCenter Server
7 4 (3.36%) OpenNMS
7 4 (3.36%) Proxmox
7 4 (3.36%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.52%) Salt
8 3 (2.52%) SCCM
8 3 (2.52%) vRealize
9 1 (0.84%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.84%) Mesos
9 1 (0.84%) Packer
Vendors
1 73 (61.34%) VMware
2 45 (37.82%) Google
3 38 (31.93%) Cloudera
3 38 (31.93%) Hortonworks
4 26 (21.85%) Microsoft
5 22 (18.49%) LogicMonitor
6 18 (15.13%) IBM
6 18 (15.13%) Informatica
6 18 (15.13%) Talend
7 16 (13.45%) Databricks
7 16 (13.45%) Dataiku
7 16 (13.45%) Red Hat
8 10 (8.40%) Citrix
9 8 (6.72%) Avaya
9 8 (6.72%) Mitel
10 4 (3.36%) BT
10 4 (3.36%) Dell
10 4 (3.36%) EMC
10 4 (3.36%) NetApp
10 4 (3.36%) SolarWinds