Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 483 355 555
Rank change year-on-year -128 +200 +12
Contract jobs citing VMware NSX 32 29 46
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.78% 1.19% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 17
10th Percentile £446 £400 £383
25th Percentile £463 £413 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £538 £500
Median % change year-on-year -2.33% +7.50% +11.11%
75th Percentile £594 £586 £613
90th Percentile £661 £588 £643
England median daily rate £456 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -8.75% +11.11% -

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 4,109 2,446 6,380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.85% 15.06% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,015 1,803 4,673
10th Percentile £353 £275 £213
25th Percentile £450 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £625 £600 £600
90th Percentile £700 £650 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 34 93
10th Percentile £15.04 £12.42 £12.76
25th Percentile £20.00 £14.59 £16.08
Median hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +50.00% -4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £50.50 £40.68 £34.51
90th Percentile £69.40 £47.83 £47.83
England median hourly rate £17.60 £17.00 £16.55
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.72% +0.30%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +5 4 £550 +10.00% 1
Central London -16 3 - - 2
VMware NSX
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 30 (93.75%) VMware
2 24 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (40.63%) Windows
3 13 (40.63%) Ansible
4 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 11 (34.38%) Cisco
5 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
5 11 (34.38%) vRealize
6 10 (31.25%) PowerShell
6 10 (31.25%) Migration
7 9 (28.13%) Azure
7 9 (28.13%) AWS
7 9 (28.13%) ITIL
7 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
7 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
8 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 8 (25.00%) BGP
8 8 (25.00%) OSPF
8 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 7 (21.88%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (21.88%) WAN
9 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
9 7 (21.88%) Public Cloud
9 7 (21.88%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (21.88%) Social Skills
10 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2019
10 6 (18.75%) vCenter Server
10 6 (18.75%) DevOps

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 4 (12.50%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) AWS
1 9 (28.13%) Azure
2 6 (18.75%) GCP
2 6 (18.75%) IaaS
3 5 (15.63%) PaaS
4 4 (12.50%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (12.50%) SoftLayer
5 2 (6.25%) Akamai
5 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (3.13%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 1 (3.13%) Azure Service Bus
6 1 (3.13%) OpenShift
6 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) BGP
1 8 (25.00%) OSPF
2 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.88%) WAN
3 6 (18.75%) Firewall
3 6 (18.75%) Multicast
4 5 (15.63%) IP Telephony
4 5 (15.63%) Network Security
4 5 (15.63%) VPN
4 5 (15.63%) VSAN
4 5 (15.63%) Wireless
5 4 (12.50%) DNS
5 4 (12.50%) Ethernet
5 4 (12.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 4 (12.50%) InfiniBand
6 3 (9.38%) MPLS
7 2 (6.25%) HTTP
7 2 (6.25%) HTTPS
7 2 (6.25%) LAN
7 2 (6.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) GIS
3 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) Hudson
2 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (21.88%) Social Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Documentation Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Consultant
1 6 (18.75%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Consultant
3 4 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Splunk Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Azure Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Architect
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Wintel Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Wintel Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) REST
2 1 (3.13%) Spine.js
2 1 (3.13%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (21.88%) Public Cloud
3 3 (9.38%) Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (6.25%) PKI
5 1 (3.13%) Cloud Native
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2019
4 5 (15.63%) Windows 10
5 4 (12.50%) Linux
5 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Migration
2 9 (28.13%) ITIL
3 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (18.75%) DevOps
4 6 (18.75%) Network Management
5 5 (15.63%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (15.63%) Workflow
6 4 (12.50%) Content Development
6 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 4 (12.50%) Image Processing
6 4 (12.50%) Network Virtualisation
6 4 (12.50%) Service Design
6 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineering
6 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.38%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.25%) Release Management
8 2 (6.25%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.50%) C
2 4 (12.50%) VB
3 3 (9.38%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) Go
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) CCIE
4 4 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
5 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (3.13%) Degree
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.13%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 7 (21.88%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (15.63%) vSphere
5 3 (9.38%) vCloud
5 3 (9.38%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.13%) Ceph
6 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) Ansible
2 11 (34.38%) vRealize
3 7 (21.88%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 6 (18.75%) Puppet
4 6 (18.75%) vCenter Server
5 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (6.25%) WSUS
7 1 (3.13%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 1 (3.13%) CASB
7 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
7 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (3.13%) Salt
7 1 (3.13%) SCOM
7 1 (3.13%) SCOrch
7 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (93.75%) VMware
2 11 (34.38%) Cisco
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.75%) Google
4 5 (15.63%) HP
5 4 (12.50%) Dell
5 4 (12.50%) ESRI
5 4 (12.50%) IBM
5 4 (12.50%) Lumension
5 4 (12.50%) Nokia
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle
5 4 (12.50%) Sophos
6 3 (9.38%) F5
6 3 (9.38%) Zscaler
7 2 (6.25%) Fortinet
7 2 (6.25%) Palo Alto
7 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.25%) SAP
7 2 (6.25%) ServiceNow
7 2 (6.25%) Splunk