Period
to 21 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for VMware NSX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMware NSX over the 6 months to 21 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VMware NSX
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 176 130 194
Rank change year-on-year -46 +64 +58
Contract jobs citing VMware NSX 8 3 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 1.31% 0.92% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
10th Percentile £460 £610 £419
25th Percentile £560 £625 £484
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £585 £650 £575
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +13.04% +27.78%
75th Percentile £769 £675 £650
90th Percentile £825 £690 £658
Central London median daily rate £585 £650 £575
% change year-on-year -10.00% +13.04% +27.78%

VMware NSX is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 612 325 729
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.33% 15.63% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 251 587
10th Percentile £222 £228 £203
25th Percentile £464 £386 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £664 £588 £588
90th Percentile £763 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 16
10th Percentile - £22.60 £12.59
25th Percentile £24.25 £22.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate £24.50 £23.00 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +6.52% +15.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £29.88 - £21.06
90th Percentile £32.95 - £23.38
Central London median hourly rate £24.50 £23.00 £19.33
% change year-on-year +6.52% +19.02% +1.71%

VMware NSX
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing VMware NSX as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for VMware NSX in the City of London

VMware NSX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VMware NSX in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for VMware NSX in the City of London

VMware NSX
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VMware NSX in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for VMware NSX in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing VMware NSX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for VMware NSX.

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
4 4 (50.00%) Public Cloud
4 4 (50.00%) Ansible
4 4 (50.00%) vRealize
4 4 (50.00%) CCNP
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (37.50%) vSphere
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) CCIE
5 3 (37.50%) Network Virtualisation
5 3 (37.50%) Social Skills
5 3 (37.50%) VxRail
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (25.00%) Docker
6 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
6 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
6 2 (25.00%) Presales
6 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (25.00%) REST
6 2 (25.00%) OpenStack

VMware NSX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (12.50%) AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) VSAN
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) IPv4
3 1 (12.50%) IPv6
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) SD-WAN
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) WAAS
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (37.50%) Social Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Enterprise Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Operations Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) REST
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (50.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (25.00%) Cloud Native
3 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) AIX
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Network Virtualisation
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) BCP
3 2 (25.00%) Commercial Awareness
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Presales
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Thought Leadership
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (25.00%) Use Case
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow Development
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) Bash
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (37.50%) CCIE
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (12.50%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PMO
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) Docker
3 2 (25.00%) vCloud
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Firmware
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Ansible
1 4 (50.00%) vRealize
2 3 (37.50%) VxRail
3 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (25.00%) Puppet
4 1 (12.50%) Terraform
4 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Infoblox
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
4 1 (12.50%) Turbonomic