Period
to 11 May 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 11 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware NSX
UK > England
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 683 804 893
Rank change year-on-year +121 +89 +42
Permanent jobs citing VMware NSX 147 100 192
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 0.98% 0.63% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 99 60 125
10th Percentile £41,889 £45,000 £36,750
25th Percentile £50,000 £51,250 £38,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% +4.35% -14.81%
75th Percentile £80,000 £76,563 £76,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £108,750 £82,500
UK median annual salary £68,750 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +8.70% -14.81%

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 14,980 15,955 22,590
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.13% 17.44% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11,962 13,229 18,601
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £26,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 11 May 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 11 May 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
London +84 54 £77,500 +6.90% 13
North of England +29 39 £55,000 - 4
South East +62 38 £67,500 +5.97% 2
North West +54 38 £55,000 - 4
South West -28 8 £40,000 +11.89% 5
Midlands -10 4 £37,252 -29.04% 2
East of England +31 3 - - 1
East Midlands +1 2 £37,252 -25.50% 1
West Midlands -8 2 - - 1
Yorkshire -21 1 £50,000 -
VMware NSX
UK

For the 6 months to 11 May 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.

1 147 (100.00%) VMware
2 111 (75.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (55.10%) Firewall
4 61 (41.50%) vSphere
5 60 (40.82%) Cisco
6 58 (39.46%) VSAN
7 52 (35.37%) Windows
8 50 (34.01%) Security Cleared
9 45 (30.61%) Microsoft
10 43 (29.25%) Active Directory
11 41 (27.89%) VMware ESXi
12 40 (27.21%) SC Cleared
13 36 (24.49%) Network Security
14 34 (23.13%) Social Skills
15 33 (22.45%) Migration
15 33 (22.45%) DNS
16 32 (21.77%) Cisco Certification
16 32 (21.77%) Data Centre
17 30 (20.41%) EMC
17 30 (20.41%) Azure
18 29 (19.73%) Windows Server
18 29 (19.73%) Network Virtualisation
19 28 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 28 (19.05%) vRealize
19 28 (19.05%) PowerShell
20 27 (18.37%) Fortinet
20 27 (18.37%) SAN
20 27 (18.37%) Linux
20 27 (18.37%) ITIL
21 26 (17.69%) WAN

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 19 (12.93%) MS Exchange
2 18 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (10.88%) SharePoint
4 13 (8.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.68%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 30 (20.41%) Azure
2 14 (9.52%) AWS
3 9 (6.12%) SaaS
4 5 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.40%) IaaS
4 5 (3.40%) PaaS
5 4 (2.72%) Microsoft 365
6 3 (2.04%) Cloudflare
6 3 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.36%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 81 (55.10%) Firewall
2 58 (39.46%) VSAN
3 36 (24.49%) Network Security
4 33 (22.45%) DNS
5 27 (18.37%) SAN
6 26 (17.69%) WAN
7 25 (17.01%) LAN
8 24 (16.33%) TCP/IP
9 22 (14.97%) BGP
10 20 (13.61%) OSPF
10 20 (13.61%) VPN
11 19 (12.93%) SD-WAN
12 18 (12.24%) Cisco Firepower
13 17 (11.56%) DHCP
14 15 (10.20%) Cisco ISE
15 14 (9.52%) BIG-IP
16 13 (8.84%) IPsec
16 13 (8.84%) VoIP
17 12 (8.16%) Cisco ASA
17 12 (8.16%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (0.68%) Big Data
3 1 (0.68%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (1.36%) Rational Team Concert
2 2 (1.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (23.13%) Social Skills
2 19 (12.93%) Finance
3 15 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (10.20%) Banking
4 9 (6.12%) Aerospace
5 5 (3.40%) Publishing
6 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.04%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.04%) Military
8 2 (1.36%) Games
8 2 (1.36%) Legal
8 2 (1.36%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (1.36%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (23.13%) Architect
2 33 (22.45%) Network Engineer
3 27 (18.37%) VMware Engineer
4 21 (14.29%) Consultant
5 18 (12.24%) VMware Architect
6 17 (11.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (10.88%) Network Architect
8 15 (10.20%) Server Engineer
8 15 (10.20%) VMware Consultant
8 15 (10.20%) Windows Engineer
9 13 (8.84%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 13 (8.84%) Senior Consultant
10 12 (8.16%) PowerShell Engineer
10 12 (8.16%) PowerShell Specialist
10 12 (8.16%) Senior Server Specialist
10 12 (8.16%) Senior VMware Engineer
10 12 (8.16%) Senior Windows Engineer
10 12 (8.16%) VMware Specialist
10 12 (8.16%) Windows Server Specialist
10 12 (8.16%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.16%) JSON
2 2 (1.36%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.36%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (1.36%) XMPP
3 1 (0.68%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.77%) Data Centre
2 21 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 18 (12.24%) Enterprise Storage
4 14 (9.52%) Hedge funds
5 11 (7.48%) Private Cloud
6 6 (4.08%) Fibre Optics
6 6 (4.08%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (3.40%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (2.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.36%) User Experience
9 2 (1.36%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.68%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 52 (35.37%) Windows
2 29 (19.73%) Windows Server
3 27 (18.37%) Linux
4 25 (17.01%) Windows Server 2016
5 16 (10.88%) Windows 10
6 14 (9.52%) Windows Server 2019
7 13 (8.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.36%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.45%) Migration
2 29 (19.73%) Network Virtualisation
3 28 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 27 (18.37%) ITIL
5 25 (17.01%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (16.33%) Network Design
7 17 (11.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (11.56%) IT Strategy
7 17 (11.56%) Service Management
8 16 (10.88%) DevOps
9 15 (10.20%) Change Management
10 14 (9.52%) Presales
10 14 (9.52%) Service Delivery
11 12 (8.16%) ITIL V3
12 11 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (6.80%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (6.80%) Infrastructure as Code
14 8 (5.44%) Business Development
14 8 (5.44%) Customer Requirements
14 8 (5.44%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 18 (12.24%) Python
3 4 (2.72%) SQL
4 2 (1.36%) C#
4 2 (1.36%) PHP
4 2 (1.36%) R
5 1 (0.68%) C
5 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (34.01%) Security Cleared
2 40 (27.21%) SC Cleared
3 32 (21.77%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (15.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 20 (13.61%) CCNP
6 18 (12.24%) CCNA
7 13 (8.84%) DV Cleared
8 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (4.76%) Degree
9 7 (4.76%) MCSE
9 7 (4.76%) VCP6
10 6 (4.08%) CCIE
10 6 (4.08%) MCP
10 6 (4.08%) MCSA
11 4 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (0.68%) CCDP
12 1 (0.68%) LPIC
12 1 (0.68%) OSCP
12 1 (0.68%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.36%) GDPR
1 2 (1.36%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.68%) Def Stans
2 1 (0.68%) JSP 440
System Software
1 111 (75.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (41.50%) vSphere
3 43 (29.25%) Active Directory
4 41 (27.89%) VMware ESXi
5 24 (16.33%) Virtual Servers
6 22 (14.97%) vCloud
7 21 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (2.04%) Firmware
10 2 (1.36%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 2 (1.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (19.05%) vRealize
2 26 (17.69%) Ansible
3 25 (17.01%) SCCM
3 25 (17.01%) vCenter Server
4 19 (12.93%) Terraform
5 15 (10.20%) FortiGate
5 15 (10.20%) SCOM
6 8 (5.44%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (2.72%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (2.72%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 2 (1.36%) Cisco CME
8 2 (1.36%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (1.36%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (1.36%) Nessus
8 2 (1.36%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.36%) OPNET
8 2 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.36%) Puppet
9 1 (0.68%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 147 (100.00%) VMware
2 60 (40.82%) Cisco
3 45 (30.61%) Microsoft
4 30 (20.41%) EMC
5 27 (18.37%) Fortinet
6 26 (17.69%) F5
7 24 (16.33%) SolarWinds
8 21 (14.29%) Palo Alto
9 20 (13.61%) NetApp
10 17 (11.56%) Juniper
10 17 (11.56%) Veeam
11 15 (10.20%) Dell
12 12 (8.16%) CA
13 11 (7.48%) HP
14 10 (6.80%) CheckPoint
14 10 (6.80%) Nimble Storage
15 9 (6.12%) Meraki
16 8 (5.44%) Forcepoint
17 6 (4.08%) CommVault
17 6 (4.08%) McAfee