Period
to 21 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for VMware NSX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware NSX over the 6 months to 21 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware NSX
UK > England
6 months to
21 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 898 595 868
Rank change year-on-year -303 +273 +98
Permanent jobs citing VMware NSX 100 75 184
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.090% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 0.49% 0.89% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 63 48 132
10th Percentile £38,689 £47,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,563 £52,500 £47,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £66,250 £56,250
Median % change year-on-year -24.53% +17.78% -13.46%
75th Percentile £66,375 £76,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £100,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year -23.08% +15.56% -17.28%

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

All System Software Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 20,310 8,417 22,089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.33% 18.73% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13,887 7,268 18,535
10th Percentile £28,250 £30,717 £25,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £32,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.64% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

VMware NSX
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware NSX in England

VMware NSX
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware NSX in England.

Salary trend for VMware NSX in England

VMware NSX
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware NSX in England over the 6 months to 21 October 2021.

Salary histogram for VMware NSX in England

VMware NSX
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware NSX within the England region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -154 27 £64,500 +5.31% 2
London -250 24 £47,500 -29.63% 5
North West -70 23 £50,000 -9.09% 4
North of England -117 23 £50,000 -4.76% 4
South West -68 13 - - 1
Midlands -106 12 £55,000 -38.89% 1
West Midlands - 10 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands -79 2 £37,252 -58.61%
East of England -108 2 - - 2
VMware NSX
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 2021, IT 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 permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for VMware NSX.

1 100 (100.00%) VMware
2 75 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (54.00%) Microsoft
4 52 (52.00%) Data Centre
5 50 (50.00%) Azure
6 46 (46.00%) Cisco
7 42 (42.00%) Windows
8 37 (37.00%) Firewall
9 36 (36.00%) Security Cleared
10 35 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 32 (32.00%) Linux
12 30 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
12 30 (30.00%) Social Skills
13 26 (26.00%) VSAN
13 26 (26.00%) Network Virtualisation
14 25 (25.00%) Windows Server
14 25 (25.00%) Migration
15 24 (24.00%) DevOps
15 24 (24.00%) Public Cloud
16 23 (23.00%) Storage Management
17 22 (22.00%) PowerShell
17 22 (22.00%) SAN
18 21 (21.00%) Cisco Certification
19 20 (20.00%) AWS
20 19 (19.00%) Analytical Skills
20 19 (19.00%) Ansible
20 19 (19.00%) Change Management
20 19 (19.00%) EMC
20 19 (19.00%) NetApp
21 18 (18.00%) IaaS

VMware NSX
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 3 (3.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 50 (50.00%) Azure
2 20 (20.00%) AWS
3 18 (18.00%) IaaS
4 11 (11.00%) PaaS
4 11 (11.00%) SaaS
5 8 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (3.00%) Cloudflare
7 2 (2.00%) Microsoft 365
7 2 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (37.00%) Firewall
2 26 (26.00%) VSAN
3 22 (22.00%) SAN
4 17 (17.00%) LAN
4 17 (17.00%) WAN
5 16 (16.00%) DNS
6 14 (14.00%) BGP
7 12 (12.00%) OSPF
7 12 (12.00%) VPN
8 11 (11.00%) MPLS
9 10 (10.00%) TCP/IP
10 9 (9.00%) SD-WAN
11 8 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (8.00%) DHCP
11 8 (8.00%) Network Security
12 7 (7.00%) Cisco ISE
12 7 (7.00%) VLAN
13 6 (6.00%) EIGRP
14 5 (5.00%) Ethernet
14 5 (5.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (3.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.00%) DB2
2 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (2.00%) JIRA
2 2 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.00%) Zephyr
General
1 30 (30.00%) Social Skills
2 19 (19.00%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (12.00%) Telecoms
4 10 (10.00%) Banking
5 9 (9.00%) Presentation Skills
6 7 (7.00%) Documentation Skills
6 7 (7.00%) Finance
7 6 (6.00%) Organisational Skills
8 5 (5.00%) Public Sector
9 4 (4.00%) Military
10 3 (3.00%) Influencing Skills
10 3 (3.00%) Legal
11 2 (2.00%) Games
12 1 (1.00%) Advertising
12 1 (1.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 29 (29.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (20.00%) Architect
3 15 (15.00%) Azure Engineer
3 15 (15.00%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (12.00%) Consultant
4 12 (12.00%) VMware Engineer
5 11 (11.00%) Network Engineer
6 9 (9.00%) VMware Consultant
7 7 (7.00%) Cloud Consultant
7 7 (7.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
7 7 (7.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (7.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 7 (7.00%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.00%) Cloud Architect
8 6 (6.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (6.00%) Network Architect
8 6 (6.00%) Senior Architect
8 6 (6.00%) Senior Cloud Architect
8 6 (6.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (6.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.00%) ARM Templates
2 5 (5.00%) .NET
2 5 (5.00%) JSON
3 3 (3.00%) Node.js
3 3 (3.00%) Web Services
4 2 (2.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.00%) XMPP
5 1 (1.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 52 (52.00%) Data Centre
2 24 (24.00%) Public Cloud
3 18 (18.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 15 (15.00%) Linux Command Line
4 15 (15.00%) Private Cloud
5 14 (14.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 14 (14.00%) Virtual Team
6 8 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (7.00%) Management Information System
8 5 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (3.00%) Clustering
10 2 (2.00%) EMC VNX
10 2 (2.00%) Legacy Systems
11 1 (1.00%) FlexPod
11 1 (1.00%) PKI
11 1 (1.00%) Reinsurance
11 1 (1.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (42.00%) Windows
2 32 (32.00%) Linux
3 25 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 26 (26.00%) Network Virtualisation
3 25 (25.00%) Migration
4 24 (24.00%) DevOps
5 23 (23.00%) Storage Management
6 19 (19.00%) Change Management
7 16 (16.00%) Mentoring
7 16 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (15.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 15 (15.00%) Load Balancing
9 13 (13.00%) Capacity Planning
9 13 (13.00%) ITIL
10 11 (11.00%) PRINCE2
10 11 (11.00%) Project Delivery
11 10 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (10.00%) Capacity Management
11 10 (10.00%) Project Management
12 9 (9.00%) Information Security
12 9 (9.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
13 7 (7.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.00%) PowerShell
2 16 (16.00%) Python
3 5 (5.00%) Java
4 4 (4.00%) SQL
5 3 (3.00%) C#
5 3 (3.00%) Go
6 1 (1.00%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (21.00%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (18.00%) SC Cleared
4 16 (16.00%) VCAP
5 15 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (14.00%) CCNA
7 9 (9.00%) CCNP
8 7 (7.00%) Degree
8 7 (7.00%) MCSE
8 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (6.00%) VCDX
10 5 (5.00%) DV Cleared
10 5 (5.00%) VCP6
11 4 (4.00%) CCIE
11 4 (4.00%) VCP5
12 3 (3.00%) CCDP
12 3 (3.00%) HND
13 2 (2.00%) JNCIA
13 2 (2.00%) PMI Certification
13 2 (2.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) QA
1 3 (3.00%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
3 16 (16.00%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (11.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (11.00%) vSphere
5 3 (3.00%) Firmware
6 2 (2.00%) vCloud
7 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 19 (19.00%) Ansible
2 17 (17.00%) SCCM
3 15 (15.00%) Failover Clustering
4 8 (8.00%) FortiGate
4 8 (8.00%) Terraform
4 8 (8.00%) vCenter Server
5 7 (7.00%) vRealize
6 3 (3.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 2 (2.00%) Cisco CME
7 2 (2.00%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (2.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.00%) QRadar
7 2 (2.00%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 100 (100.00%) VMware
2 54 (54.00%) Microsoft
3 46 (46.00%) Cisco
4 19 (19.00%) EMC
4 19 (19.00%) NetApp
5 12 (12.00%) Palo Alto
6 11 (11.00%) CheckPoint
6 11 (11.00%) Veeam
7 10 (10.00%) Dell
7 10 (10.00%) F5
8 9 (9.00%) Fortinet
9 7 (7.00%) SolarWinds
10 5 (5.00%) Citrix
10 5 (5.00%) Darktrace
10 5 (5.00%) Juniper
11 4 (4.00%) CA
11 4 (4.00%) HP
12 3 (3.00%) Forcepoint
12 3 (3.00%) Oracle
12 3 (3.00%) Proofpoint