Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware NSX
UK > England
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 874 875 1039
Rank change year-on-year +1 +164 +141
Permanent jobs citing VMware NSX 189 264 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.16% 0.066%
As % of the System Software category 0.84% 1.16% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 123 168 68
England median annual salary £57,500 £67,500 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.81% -12.90% +40.91%
10th Percentile £36,750 £42,500 £40,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £95,000 £92,875
UK median annual salary £57,500 £67,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -14.81% -10.00% +36.36%

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 22,567 22,763 19,976
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.79% 14.10% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18,436 18,555 16,817
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +2.41%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +4.94%

VMware NSX
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware NSX in England

VMware NSX
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware NSX in England.

Salary trend for VMware NSX in England

VMware NSX
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware NSX in England over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

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 24 May 2019. 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 +2 59 £57,500 -14.18% 1
London 0 45 £72,500 +5.84% 1
East of England +65 24 £70,500 +4.44%
South West +36 19 £57,500 +27.78%
Midlands +29 18 £52,500 +15.38%
West Midlands +12 18 £52,500 +15.38%
North of England +45 17 £52,500 +16.67% 4
North West +34 15 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Yorkshire +1 2 - - 3
VMware NSX
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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.

1 188 (99.47%) VMware
2 139 (73.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 124 (65.61%) Cisco
4 86 (45.50%) Linux
5 77 (40.74%) Firewall
6 75 (39.68%) Microsoft
7 73 (38.62%) vSphere
8 68 (35.98%) Windows
9 67 (35.45%) PowerShell
10 66 (34.92%) Cisco Certification
11 63 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
12 60 (31.75%) Data Centre
13 54 (28.57%) Security Cleared
14 53 (28.04%) Ansible
15 49 (25.93%) ITIL
16 47 (24.87%) Python
16 47 (24.87%) Amazon AWS
17 44 (23.28%) vCloud
17 44 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
18 41 (21.69%) VMware ESXi
18 41 (21.69%) Windows Server
19 36 (19.05%) SC Cleared
19 36 (19.05%) SQL Server
19 36 (19.05%) VPN
20 35 (18.52%) WAN
21 34 (17.99%) CCNA
21 34 (17.99%) SCCM
22 33 (17.46%) Cisco ASA
22 33 (17.46%) vCenter Server
22 33 (17.46%) Problem-Solving

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 18 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.88%) MS Exchange
3 9 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (3.17%) IIS
5 6 (3.17%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.12%) Confluence
7 3 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.06%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.53%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 63 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (24.87%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (13.23%) Office 365
4 17 (8.99%) OpenShift
5 15 (7.94%) IaaS
6 9 (4.76%) OneDrive
6 9 (4.76%) PaaS
7 5 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (2.12%) Azure Stack
9 3 (1.59%) Akamai
10 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (40.74%) Firewall
2 36 (19.05%) VPN
3 35 (18.52%) WAN
4 33 (17.46%) Cisco ASA
5 29 (15.34%) Cisco Nexus
5 29 (15.34%) SAN
6 25 (13.23%) Network Security
6 25 (13.23%) VSAN
7 24 (12.70%) DNS
8 22 (11.64%) OSPF
9 21 (11.11%) BGP
9 21 (11.11%) TCP/IP
10 20 (10.58%) LAN
10 20 (10.58%) VLAN
11 19 (10.05%) Software-Defined Networking
12 14 (7.41%) BIG-IP
13 13 (6.88%) DHCP
14 12 (6.35%) FabricPath
15 11 (5.82%) FCoE
16 10 (5.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.12%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.59%) Big Data
3 3 (1.59%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (6.88%) Visual Studio Team System
2 12 (6.35%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.76%) JIRA
3 9 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (3.70%) Redmine
5 6 (3.17%) MSI
6 2 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.06%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (11.64%) Finance
2 14 (7.41%) Banking
3 7 (3.70%) Military
3 7 (3.70%) Retail
4 6 (3.17%) Aerospace
4 6 (3.17%) Games
5 5 (2.65%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.06%) Billing
6 2 (1.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
2 35 (18.52%) Architect
3 25 (13.23%) Platform Engineer
4 24 (12.70%) Network Engineer
5 19 (10.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (8.99%) Network Architect
7 16 (8.47%) Windows Engineer
8 15 (7.94%) NOC Engineer
9 14 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
10 13 (6.88%) Active Directory Engineer
10 13 (6.88%) Consultant
11 12 (6.35%) Systems Engineer
11 12 (6.35%) Technical Leader
12 9 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
12 9 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
12 9 (4.76%) Server Engineer
13 8 (4.23%) Windows Server Engineer
14 7 (3.70%) Technical Architect
15 6 (3.17%) Exchange Engineer
15 6 (3.17%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.70%) Web Services
2 6 (3.17%) Software Packaging
3 4 (2.12%) .NET
3 4 (2.12%) Apache NiFi
3 4 (2.12%) CGI
3 4 (2.12%) Flash
4 2 (1.06%) Middleware
4 2 (1.06%) Node.js
4 2 (1.06%) REST
5 1 (0.53%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.53%) HTML
5 1 (0.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (31.75%) Data Centre
2 24 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (12.17%) Public Cloud
4 18 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
5 15 (7.94%) Linux Command Line
5 15 (7.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 14 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 10 (5.29%) CMDB
7 10 (5.29%) Management Information System
8 9 (4.76%) Hedge funds
9 8 (4.23%) Private Cloud
10 6 (3.17%) FlexPod
10 6 (3.17%) Replication
11 4 (2.12%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (2.12%) PKI
12 3 (1.59%) Security Operations Centre
13 2 (1.06%) Cloud Native
13 2 (1.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 2 (1.06%) EMC VNX
13 2 (1.06%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 86 (45.50%) Linux
2 68 (35.98%) Windows
3 41 (21.69%) Windows Server
4 28 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (11.11%) CentOS
6 17 (8.99%) Ubuntu
7 13 (6.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (5.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (4.76%) SUSE
10 8 (4.23%) Data ONTAP
11 7 (3.70%) Unix
12 4 (2.12%) Debian
13 1 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (25.93%) ITIL
2 44 (23.28%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (17.46%) Problem-Solving
4 27 (14.29%) DevOps
5 26 (13.76%) Network Virtualisation
6 24 (12.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 24 (12.70%) Service Management
7 20 (10.58%) Mentoring
8 18 (9.52%) Network Design
9 17 (8.99%) Change Management
9 17 (8.99%) Load Balancing
10 16 (8.47%) Capacity Planning
10 16 (8.47%) Migration
11 13 (6.88%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (6.88%) Presales
11 13 (6.88%) Waterfall
12 12 (6.35%) Incident Management
12 12 (6.35%) Infrastructure as Code
12 12 (6.35%) Infrastructure Automation
13 10 (5.29%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 67 (35.45%) PowerShell
2 47 (24.87%) Python
3 27 (14.29%) SQL
4 17 (8.99%) Bash Shell
5 12 (6.35%) C
6 11 (5.82%) Ruby
7 8 (4.23%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.12%) Korn
8 4 (2.12%) Perl
9 3 (1.59%) Tcl
10 2 (1.06%) C#
10 2 (1.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 66 (34.92%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 36 (19.05%) SC Cleared
4 34 (17.99%) CCNA
5 26 (13.76%) CCNP
6 24 (12.70%) ITIL Certification
7 16 (8.47%) Degree
8 15 (7.94%) DV Cleared
9 14 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (5.29%) CCIE
11 10 (5.29%) Network+ Certification
12 9 (4.76%) MCSE
13 8 (4.23%) CISSP
13 8 (4.23%) SANS
14 7 (3.70%) CompTIA Security+
14 7 (3.70%) GIAC
14 7 (3.70%) Linux+ Certification
14 7 (3.70%) SSCP
14 7 (3.70%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.88%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.23%) SLA
3 7 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (3.17%) PMO
5 2 (1.06%) GDPR
5 2 (1.06%) ISO 14001
5 2 (1.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 139 (73.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (38.62%) vSphere
3 44 (23.28%) vCloud
4 41 (21.69%) VMware ESXi
5 31 (16.40%) Active Directory
6 28 (14.81%) Docker
6 28 (14.81%) Hyper-V
7 16 (8.47%) NFS
7 16 (8.47%) Virtual Servers
8 15 (7.94%) KVM
9 12 (6.35%) Virtual Desktop
10 10 (5.29%) Firmware
10 10 (5.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 7 (3.70%) Samba
12 6 (3.17%) Ceph
12 6 (3.17%) Gluster
12 6 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (1.59%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 2 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
15 1 (0.53%) iptables
Systems Management
1 53 (28.04%) Ansible
2 34 (17.99%) SCCM
3 33 (17.46%) vCenter Server
4 29 (15.34%) Puppet
5 28 (14.81%) vRealize
6 24 (12.70%) Kubernetes
7 21 (11.11%) SCOM
8 15 (7.94%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (7.94%) Terraform
9 14 (7.41%) Docker Swarm
10 13 (6.88%) SCOrch
11 10 (5.29%) EMC NetWorker
11 10 (5.29%) Nagios
12 6 (3.17%) Cisco CUCM
12 6 (3.17%) vRealize Orchestrator
13 5 (2.65%) PowerCLI
13 5 (2.65%) WSUS
14 4 (2.12%) NetBackup
14 4 (2.12%) yum
15 3 (1.59%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 188 (99.47%) VMware
2 124 (65.61%) Cisco
3 75 (39.68%) Microsoft
4 30 (15.87%) F5
5 22 (11.64%) Juniper
6 20 (10.58%) EMC
6 20 (10.58%) NetApp
7 16 (8.47%) HP
7 16 (8.47%) Meraki
8 14 (7.41%) CheckPoint
9 12 (6.35%) Palo Alto
9 12 (6.35%) SolarWinds
10 11 (5.82%) Red Hat
11 9 (4.76%) Fortinet
11 9 (4.76%) Veeam
12 8 (4.23%) Extreme Networks
13 7 (3.70%) Citrix
13 7 (3.70%) Dell
14 5 (2.65%) Oracle
15 4 (2.12%) Symantec