Period
to 11 April 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 11 April 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
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 395 398 564
Rank change year-on-year +3 +166 +34
Contract jobs citing VMware NSX 41 59 48
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 1.34% 1.63% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 25
10th Percentile £413 £413 £402
25th Percentile £460 £519 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £585 £450
Median % change year-on-year -14.53% +30.00% -5.26%
75th Percentile £575 £650 £575
90th Percentile £638 £678 £633
England median daily rate £463 £500 £488
% change year-on-year -7.50% +2.56% +2.63%

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 3,065 3,615 6,651
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.14% 14.83% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,261 2,666 4,860
10th Percentile £338 £200 £210
25th Percentile £428 £381 £410
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £600 £600 £600
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £463 £475
% change year-on-year +2.70% -2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 87 109
10th Percentile £12.72 £12.43 £12.95
25th Percentile £16.53 £15.25 £16.08
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.70 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +22.99% -6.50% -
75th Percentile £48.50 £24.88 £36.67
90th Percentile £60.00 £47.83 £47.09
England median hourly rate £18.27 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +10.73% +3.13% +0.88%

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 11 April 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 11 April 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
West London +34 7 £525 +5.00% 1
Central London +51 5 £600 - 3
VMware NSX
England

For the 6 months to 11 April 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 40 (97.56%) VMware
2 31 (75.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (46.34%) Windows
4 18 (43.90%) Ansible
5 17 (41.46%) Cisco
6 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
6 15 (36.59%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (36.59%) Security Cleared
7 14 (34.15%) Windows Server
8 13 (31.71%) Migration
8 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
9 12 (29.27%) ITIL
9 12 (29.27%) PowerShell
9 12 (29.27%) DevOps
9 12 (29.27%) F5
9 12 (29.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2016
10 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (26.83%) Data Centre
10 11 (26.83%) Windows 10
10 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (26.83%) vSphere
10 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
11 10 (24.39%) Linux
11 10 (24.39%) Firewall
11 10 (24.39%) AWS
11 10 (24.39%) Kubernetes
11 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2019
11 10 (24.39%) Network Virtualisation
12 9 (21.95%) VSAN

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 7 (17.07%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (17.07%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) AWS
2 6 (14.63%) Azure
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon ECS
4 3 (7.32%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (4.88%) GCP
6 1 (2.44%) GitHub
6 1 (2.44%) IaaS
6 1 (2.44%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) PaaS
6 1 (2.44%) SoftLayer
6 1 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) Firewall
2 9 (21.95%) Network Security
2 9 (21.95%) VSAN
3 8 (19.51%) WAN
3 8 (19.51%) Wireless
4 7 (17.07%) LAN
4 7 (17.07%) VPN
5 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (14.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 6 (14.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (12.20%) BIG-IP
6 5 (12.20%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
7 4 (9.76%) BGP
7 4 (9.76%) Calico
7 4 (9.76%) MPLS
7 4 (9.76%) OSPF
8 3 (7.32%) MGCP
8 3 (7.32%) NX-OS
8 3 (7.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) GIS
3 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Hudson
2 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Law
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Public Sector
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Consultant
3 6 (14.63%) Network Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Architect
5 4 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) VMware Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Network Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) VMware Architect
7 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Cloud Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Cloud Specialist
8 1 (2.44%) Firewall Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Python Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) REST
2 1 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.07%) Private Cloud
3 3 (7.32%) Clustering
3 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.88%) Replication
5 1 (2.44%) PKI
5 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) Windows
2 14 (34.15%) Windows Server
3 11 (26.83%) Windows 10
3 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2016
4 10 (24.39%) Linux
4 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2019
5 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.76%) Unix
7 3 (7.32%) VMS
8 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Migration
2 12 (29.27%) DevOps
2 12 (29.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (29.27%) ITIL
3 10 (24.39%) Network Virtualisation
4 8 (19.51%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (17.07%) Data Migration
5 7 (17.07%) Image Processing
5 7 (17.07%) Project Delivery
5 7 (17.07%) Service Design
5 7 (17.07%) Systems Engineering
5 7 (17.07%) Test Scripting
6 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
7 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure as Code
7 4 (9.76%) Runbook
7 4 (9.76%) Security Hardening
7 4 (9.76%) Software Deployment
7 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) PowerShell
2 9 (21.95%) C
3 7 (17.07%) VB
4 6 (14.63%) Python
5 3 (7.32%) R
6 2 (4.88%) Java
7 1 (2.44%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (36.59%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.07%) DV Cleared
4 5 (12.20%) CCNP
5 4 (9.76%) CCIE
5 4 (9.76%) CCNA
5 4 (9.76%) VCAP
6 3 (7.32%) Degree
6 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (75.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
3 11 (26.83%) vSphere
4 8 (19.51%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (14.63%) vCloud
5 6 (14.63%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (12.20%) Docker
7 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
8 2 (4.88%) KVM
9 1 (2.44%) UAG
Systems Management
1 18 (43.90%) Ansible
2 10 (24.39%) Kubernetes
3 8 (19.51%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 7 (17.07%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (17.07%) Puppet
4 7 (17.07%) vCenter Server
5 6 (14.63%) vRealize
6 4 (9.76%) Istio
6 4 (9.76%) Salt
6 4 (9.76%) Terraform
7 3 (7.32%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (7.32%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (7.32%) ITRS Geneos
7 3 (7.32%) SCCM
7 3 (7.32%) SCOM
8 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (97.56%) VMware
2 17 (41.46%) Cisco
3 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
4 12 (29.27%) F5
5 7 (17.07%) ESRI
5 7 (17.07%) Lumension
5 7 (17.07%) Oracle
5 7 (17.07%) Sophos
6 6 (14.63%) SolarWinds
7 5 (12.20%) Palo Alto
8 4 (9.76%) Dell
9 3 (7.32%) Aruba
9 3 (7.32%) ExtraHop
9 3 (7.32%) Fortinet
9 3 (7.32%) Foundry
9 3 (7.32%) Twitter
10 2 (4.88%) HP
10 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
11 1 (2.44%) Citrix
11 1 (2.44%) Nokia