Period
to 5 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 5 December 2021 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
England > London
6 months to
5 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 503 362 496
Rank change year-on-year -141 +134 +88
Contract jobs citing VMware NSX 71 35 53
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 1.37% 1.57% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 22 26
10th Percentile £442 £400 £325
25th Percentile £513 £475 £446
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £583 £533 £550
Median % change year-on-year +9.39% -3.18% +7.84%
75th Percentile £625 £575 £644
90th Percentile £675 £599 £656
England median daily rate £549 £500 £478
% change year-on-year +9.80% +4.71% -4.50%

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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 5,177 2,229 5,092
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.80% 13.78% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,883 1,627 3,758
10th Percentile £325 £300 £185
25th Percentile £460 £413 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £506 £500
Median % change year-on-year +8.80% +1.10% -3.85%
75th Percentile £650 £600 £594
90th Percentile £713 £700 £663
England median daily rate £513 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 22 114
10th Percentile £16.71 £12.52 £12.44
25th Percentile £21.47 £12.76 £15.01
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.25 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year +12.36% +18.98% -1.58%
75th Percentile £35.63 £27.81 £22.19
90th Percentile £53.10 £43.20 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

VMware NSX
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware NSX in London

VMware NSX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for VMware NSX in London

VMware NSX
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VMware NSX in London over the 6 months to 5 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for VMware NSX in London

VMware NSX
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware NSX within the London region over the 6 months to 5 December 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -54 6 £700 +7.69% 4
West London -17 5 £588 +17.50% 1
East London - 1 - - 1
VMware NSX
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for VMware NSX.

1 69 (97.18%) VMware
2 55 (77.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (63.38%) Cisco
4 36 (50.70%) Firewall
5 34 (47.89%) Windows
6 30 (42.25%) vRealize
7 29 (40.85%) vSphere
8 28 (39.44%) Active Directory
9 27 (38.03%) Azure
9 27 (38.03%) Security Cleared
10 25 (35.21%) AWS
11 23 (32.39%) C
11 23 (32.39%) Public Cloud
12 22 (30.99%) Windows Server
12 22 (30.99%) DV Cleared
12 22 (30.99%) ITIL
12 22 (30.99%) vRealize Orchestrator
13 21 (29.58%) Linux
13 21 (29.58%) Ansible
14 18 (25.35%) Cisco Certification
15 17 (23.94%) DevOps
15 17 (23.94%) Software-Defined Networking
15 17 (23.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 16 (22.54%) GCP
16 16 (22.54%) Red Hat
16 16 (22.54%) CheckPoint
16 16 (22.54%) SQL
16 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
16 16 (22.54%) Load Balancing
17 15 (21.13%) Data Centre

VMware NSX
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 6 (8.45%) ArcGIS
2 3 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (8.45%) Photoshop
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 27 (38.03%) Azure
2 25 (35.21%) AWS
3 16 (22.54%) GCP
4 7 (9.86%) IaaS
4 7 (9.86%) PaaS
5 6 (8.45%) IBM Cloud
5 6 (8.45%) SoftLayer
6 2 (2.82%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.41%) SaaS
7 1 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (50.70%) Firewall
2 17 (23.94%) Software-Defined Networking
3 15 (21.13%) Network Security
4 14 (19.72%) WAN
5 11 (15.49%) VSAN
6 10 (14.08%) VPN
7 9 (12.68%) BGP
8 8 (11.27%) OSPF
9 7 (9.86%) Ethernet
9 7 (9.86%) TCP/IP
9 7 (9.86%) Wireless
10 6 (8.45%) Cisco ISE
10 6 (8.45%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 6 (8.45%) InfiniBand
10 6 (8.45%) Multicast
11 5 (7.04%) IP Telephony
12 4 (5.63%) MPLS
13 3 (4.23%) DNS
13 3 (4.23%) EIGRP
13 3 (4.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) GIS
3 2 (2.82%) DB2
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.63%) JIRA
2 3 (4.23%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (2.82%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.82%) GitLab
4 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (21.13%) Social Skills
2 7 (9.86%) Finance
3 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) Public Sector
5 2 (2.82%) Retail
5 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.41%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (1.41%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 24 (33.80%) Architect
2 16 (22.54%) Infrastructure Architect
3 12 (16.90%) Network Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) Designer
4 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Designer
4 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) VMware Architect
6 3 (4.23%) Consultant
6 3 (4.23%) Network Architect
6 3 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.23%) Technical Leader
7 2 (2.82%) Automation Architect
7 2 (2.82%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (2.82%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (2.82%) Lead Architect
7 2 (2.82%) VMware Consultant
7 2 (2.82%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) LDAP
1 2 (2.82%) Web Services
2 1 (1.41%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.41%) ARM Templates
2 1 (1.41%) Azure Blueprints
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.39%) Public Cloud
2 15 (21.13%) Data Centre
3 11 (15.49%) Clustering
4 5 (7.04%) PKI
5 3 (4.23%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (4.23%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.82%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.82%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (47.89%) Windows
2 22 (30.99%) Windows Server
3 21 (29.58%) Linux
4 12 (16.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2019
6 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (8.45%) Windows 10
7 6 (8.45%) Windows 7
7 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (5.63%) CentOS
8 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.23%) Unix
10 2 (2.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) ITIL
2 17 (23.94%) DevOps
2 17 (23.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 16 (22.54%) Load Balancing
4 14 (19.72%) IT Strategy
5 12 (16.90%) Change Management
5 12 (16.90%) ITIL V3
6 10 (14.08%) Network Virtualisation
7 9 (12.68%) Migration
7 9 (12.68%) Service Design
8 8 (11.27%) Deployment Automation
9 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
10 6 (8.45%) Data Migration
10 6 (8.45%) Image Processing
10 6 (8.45%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (8.45%) Systems Engineering
10 6 (8.45%) Test Scripting
11 5 (7.04%) Network Design
11 5 (7.04%) Network Management
11 5 (7.04%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (32.39%) C
2 16 (22.54%) SQL
3 14 (19.72%) PowerShell
4 9 (12.68%) Python
5 6 (8.45%) VB
6 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (38.03%) Security Cleared
2 22 (30.99%) DV Cleared
3 18 (25.35%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (9.86%) CCIE
4 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared
5 6 (8.45%) CCNP
5 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (7.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (4.23%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (2.82%) Degree
8 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.41%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 1 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.41%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) PMO
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (1.41%) NIST
System Software
1 55 (77.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (40.85%) vSphere
3 28 (39.44%) Active Directory
4 11 (15.49%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (9.86%) vCloud
6 6 (8.45%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (5.63%) Terminal Services
7 4 (5.63%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.41%) Firmware
8 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.41%) NFS
Systems Management
1 30 (42.25%) vRealize
2 22 (30.99%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 21 (29.58%) Ansible
4 14 (19.72%) Cisco CUCM
5 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Clustering
6 9 (12.68%) vCenter Server
7 7 (9.86%) Terraform
8 5 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (5.63%) Kubernetes
9 4 (5.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (4.23%) Nagios
10 3 (4.23%) Prometheus
10 3 (4.23%) WSUS
10 3 (4.23%) ZABBIX
11 2 (2.82%) FortiGate
11 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (2.82%) NetBackup
12 1 (1.41%) CASB
12 1 (1.41%) PowerCLI
12 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (97.18%) VMware
2 45 (63.38%) Cisco
3 16 (22.54%) CheckPoint
3 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
3 16 (22.54%) Red Hat
4 13 (18.31%) Dell
5 11 (15.49%) Oracle
6 10 (14.08%) F5
7 9 (12.68%) Palo Alto
8 8 (11.27%) IBM
9 7 (9.86%) Google
10 6 (8.45%) ESRI
10 6 (8.45%) Lumension
10 6 (8.45%) Nokia
10 6 (8.45%) Sophos
11 4 (5.63%) Citrix
11 4 (5.63%) Hitachi
11 4 (5.63%) Juniper
11 4 (5.63%) Splunk
11 4 (5.63%) Symantec