Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 14 August 2018 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 > South West
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 193 209
Rank change year-on-year -2 +16 -
Contract jobs citing VMware NSX 11 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.20% 0.18% 0.034%
As % of the System Software category 1.44% 1.47% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
South West median daily rate £523 £325 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.77% -11.26% -
10th Percentile £510 £308 £350
90th Percentile £537 £401 £385
England median daily rate £450 £500 £495
% change year-on-year -10.00% +1.01% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
South West median hourly rate £47.00 - -
England median hourly rate £47.00 - -

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 South West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 764 678 759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.02% 12.37% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 412 440
South West median daily rate £390 £363 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% +1.05% +14.80%
10th Percentile £180 £163 £157
90th Percentile £575 £502 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +14.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 48 70
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.13 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.70% -3.97% -19.23%
10th Percentile £11.01 £10.34 £9.75
90th Percentile £47.00 £45.25 £42.50
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% -6.06%

VMware NSX
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing VMware NSX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for VMware NSX in the South West

VMware NSX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware NSX in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware NSX in the South West

VMware NSX
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. 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
Wiltshire +1 9 £523 +60.77% 1
Bristol -16 2 - -
VMware NSX
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 South West region with a requirement for VMware NSX.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (90.91%) vCenter Server
3 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
4 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
4 8 (72.73%) Windows
4 8 (72.73%) Firewall
5 7 (63.64%) Juniper
5 7 (63.64%) McAfee
5 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (63.64%) Atlassian
5 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
5 7 (63.64%) Veeam
5 7 (63.64%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (63.64%) Splunk
5 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (63.64%) Protective Monitoring
5 7 (63.64%) Windows 10
5 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
6 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
7 4 (36.36%) Linux
8 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 3 (27.27%) SCCM
8 3 (27.27%) SCOM
8 3 (27.27%) PKI
8 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
8 3 (27.27%) RMADS

VMware NSX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security
3 1 (9.09%) TACACS
3 1 (9.09%) tcpdump
3 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 10
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Protective Monitoring
3 3 (27.27%) Network Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) SIEM
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) NsoIT
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) CCNP
4 1 (9.09%) CCSA
4 1 (9.09%) CCSE
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) RMADS
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
1 10 (90.91%) VMware ESXi
1 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) vCenter Server
2 7 (63.64%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (27.27%) SCCM
3 3 (27.27%) SCOM
4 1 (9.09%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Atlassian
2 7 (63.64%) Juniper
2 7 (63.64%) McAfee
2 7 (63.64%) Splunk
2 7 (63.64%) Veeam
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Scality
4 1 (9.09%) ArcSight
4 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) F5