Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware NSX
UK > England
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 859 932 1067
Rank change year-on-year +73 +135 +15
Permanent jobs citing VMware NSX 184 202 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.13% 0.075%
As % of the System Software category 0.84% 0.87% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 128 153 102
England median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £57,770
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +12.52% -17.47%
10th Percentile £34,250 £40,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £79,500 £95,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £68,500 £57,770
% change year-on-year -19.71% +18.57% -14.41%

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 22,030 23,193 21,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.42% 15.10% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18,237 19,004 18,189
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +54 55 £60,000 -9.43% 12
North of England +64 44 £52,500 -12.50% 10
London +39 40 £65,000 -5.11% 8
North West +49 22 £52,500 -4.55% 4
Yorkshire +31 22 £47,500 -20.83% 6
South West +19 17 £38,500 -14.44% 5
East of England +57 15 £59,250 -12.22%
Midlands +41 6 £60,000 +20.00% 1
West Midlands +33 6 £60,000 +20.00% 1
VMware NSX
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 183 (99.46%) VMware
2 133 (72.28%) Cisco
3 111 (60.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 82 (44.57%) Firewall
5 78 (42.39%) Windows
6 74 (40.22%) Azure
7 68 (36.96%) Cisco Certification
8 67 (36.41%) Microsoft
9 66 (35.87%) Windows Server
10 64 (34.78%) AWS
11 63 (34.24%) Active Directory
11 63 (34.24%) Data Centre
12 52 (28.26%) vSphere
13 50 (27.17%) WAN
13 50 (27.17%) VSAN
14 49 (26.63%) VMware ESXi
14 49 (26.63%) VPN
15 48 (26.09%) Linux
16 45 (24.46%) LAN
17 42 (22.83%) Cisco ASA
18 41 (22.28%) Veeam
18 41 (22.28%) HP
19 40 (21.74%) Citrix
20 38 (20.65%) Security Cleared
20 38 (20.65%) vRealize
21 37 (20.11%) CCNA
22 36 (19.57%) Presales
23 35 (19.02%) Cisco Nexus
23 35 (19.02%) Ansible
23 35 (19.02%) CCNP

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 25 (13.59%) MS Exchange
2 16 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (4.35%) Tornado
5 6 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.26%) OpenStack
6 5 (2.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (2.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 74 (40.22%) Azure
2 64 (34.78%) AWS
3 21 (11.41%) Office 365
4 14 (7.61%) IaaS
5 12 (6.52%) OpenShift
6 7 (3.80%) OneDrive
7 4 (2.17%) Amazon ECS
8 3 (1.63%) PaaS
9 2 (1.09%) SaaS
10 1 (0.54%) Akamai
10 1 (0.54%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 82 (44.57%) Firewall
2 50 (27.17%) VSAN
2 50 (27.17%) WAN
3 49 (26.63%) VPN
4 45 (24.46%) LAN
5 42 (22.83%) Cisco ASA
6 35 (19.02%) Cisco Nexus
6 35 (19.02%) OSPF
7 32 (17.39%) BGP
7 32 (17.39%) DNS
8 25 (13.59%) Software-Defined Networking
9 24 (13.04%) Network Security
9 24 (13.04%) TCP/IP
10 20 (10.87%) VLAN
11 18 (9.78%) SAN
12 17 (9.24%) Cisco IOS
13 14 (7.61%) Fibre Channel
13 14 (7.61%) iSCSI
13 14 (7.61%) NetScaler
14 13 (7.07%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.07%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (3.80%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (3.80%) Sonatype Nexus
1 7 (3.80%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (2.72%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.72%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (13.04%) Finance
2 16 (8.70%) Banking
3 14 (7.61%) Military
4 12 (6.52%) Aerospace
5 9 (4.89%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.26%) Retail
7 5 (2.72%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.54%) Back Office
8 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (21.74%) Architect
2 34 (18.48%) Consultant
3 32 (17.39%) Network Engineer
4 27 (14.67%) VMware Engineer
5 15 (8.15%) Network Architect
6 14 (7.61%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 14 (7.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (7.07%) Senior Network Engineer
8 12 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (5.43%) Senior VMware Engineer
10 9 (4.89%) Infrastructure Architect
10 9 (4.89%) NOC Engineer
10 9 (4.89%) Principal Consultant
10 9 (4.89%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (4.89%) Windows Engineer
11 8 (4.35%) Cisco Architect
11 8 (4.35%) Cisco Network Architect
11 8 (4.35%) Server Engineer
11 8 (4.35%) Windows Server Engineer
12 7 (3.80%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.52%) Flash
1 12 (6.52%) Web Services
2 5 (2.72%) XMPP
3 2 (1.09%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.54%) HTML
4 1 (0.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (34.24%) Data Centre
2 27 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (10.33%) Replication
4 18 (9.78%) Public Cloud
5 17 (9.24%) FlexPod
6 14 (7.61%) Linux Command Line
6 14 (7.61%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 13 (7.07%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (4.35%) Hedge funds
9 7 (3.80%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (3.26%) HP StoreVirtual
11 5 (2.72%) CCTV
11 5 (2.72%) Clustering
12 4 (2.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 3 (1.63%) Private Cloud
14 1 (0.54%) PKI
14 1 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 78 (42.39%) Windows
2 66 (35.87%) Windows Server
3 48 (26.09%) Linux
4 31 (16.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (8.70%) Data ONTAP
6 12 (6.52%) Ubuntu
6 12 (6.52%) Windows 10
7 9 (4.89%) CentOS
8 8 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (4.35%) SUSE
9 7 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.17%) Unix
11 1 (0.54%) Solaris
11 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (19.57%) Presales
2 34 (18.48%) Problem-Solving
3 31 (16.85%) ITIL
4 27 (14.67%) Mentoring
5 26 (14.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 26 (14.13%) Migration
5 26 (14.13%) Project Delivery
6 23 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (11.41%) Network Virtualisation
8 19 (10.33%) DevOps
8 19 (10.33%) Project Management
9 13 (7.07%) Virtual Environments
10 12 (6.52%) Commercial Awareness
10 12 (6.52%) Deployment Automation
10 12 (6.52%) PRINCE2
10 12 (6.52%) Technical Leadership
11 11 (5.98%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (5.98%) Change Management
11 11 (5.98%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 35 (19.02%) PowerShell
2 26 (14.13%) Python
3 16 (8.70%) C
4 8 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.35%) SQL
4 8 (4.35%) VBScript
5 7 (3.80%) Ruby
6 1 (0.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 68 (36.96%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (20.65%) Security Cleared
3 37 (20.11%) CCNA
4 35 (19.02%) CCNP
5 34 (18.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 32 (17.39%) SC Cleared
7 22 (11.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (10.87%) CCIE
8 20 (10.87%) Degree
9 19 (10.33%) DV Cleared
10 17 (9.24%) MCSE
11 13 (7.07%) CCDP
11 13 (7.07%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (5.98%) JNCIS
13 9 (4.89%) Computer Science Degree
13 9 (4.89%) VCAP
14 7 (3.80%) JNCIA
15 6 (3.26%) HP ASE
15 6 (3.26%) HP MASE
16 5 (2.72%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.52%) PMO
2 5 (2.72%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (2.72%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.72%) SLA
3 1 (0.54%) GDPR
3 1 (0.54%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 111 (60.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (34.24%) Active Directory
3 52 (28.26%) vSphere
4 49 (26.63%) VMware ESXi
5 30 (16.30%) Hyper-V
6 21 (11.41%) vCloud
7 14 (7.61%) NFS
8 13 (7.07%) Docker
8 13 (7.07%) XenApp
9 11 (5.98%) KVM
10 9 (4.89%) Firmware
11 8 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 8 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (4.35%) XenDesktop
12 5 (2.72%) Virtual Desktop
13 4 (2.17%) Ceph
13 4 (2.17%) Gluster
14 1 (0.54%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (20.65%) vRealize
2 35 (19.02%) Ansible
3 30 (16.30%) vCenter Server
4 21 (11.41%) Cisco CUCM
5 20 (10.87%) SCCM
6 16 (8.70%) SCOM
7 15 (8.15%) Puppet
7 15 (8.15%) Terraform
8 14 (7.61%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (7.07%) Kubernetes
10 7 (3.80%) Docker Swarm
10 7 (3.80%) SCOrch
11 6 (3.26%) FortiGate
11 6 (3.26%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 5 (2.72%) Cisco CME
13 4 (2.17%) Cisco UCCX
13 4 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
14 3 (1.63%) Cacti
14 3 (1.63%) Nagios
14 3 (1.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 183 (99.46%) VMware
2 133 (72.28%) Cisco
3 67 (36.41%) Microsoft
4 41 (22.28%) HP
4 41 (22.28%) Veeam
5 40 (21.74%) Citrix
6 26 (14.13%) F5
6 26 (14.13%) Fortinet
7 25 (13.59%) Dell
8 20 (10.87%) Juniper
8 20 (10.87%) NetApp
9 19 (10.33%) Palo Alto
10 16 (8.70%) Brocade
11 11 (5.98%) Atlassian
11 11 (5.98%) CheckPoint
11 11 (5.98%) SolarWinds
12 8 (4.35%) EMC
13 7 (3.80%) Avaya
13 7 (3.80%) Red Hat
14 6 (3.26%) McAfee