Period
to 3 March 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 3 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware NSX
UK > England
6 months to
3 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 618 850 894
Rank change year-on-year +232 +44 +55
Permanent jobs citing VMware NSX 156 135 204
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 1.24% 0.70% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 131 97 152
Median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +2.13% -9.62%
10th Percentile £46,250 £40,431 £36,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £89,500
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year +12.50% +2.13% -9.62%

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 12,617 19,333 22,087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.58% 17.14% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10,529 16,125 18,279
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +200 63 £77,500 +24.00% 11
South East +151 54 £65,000 +2.04% 7
North of England +67 29 £57,000 +19.73% 4
North West +69 27 £57,000 -8.80% 2
South West +18 4 £40,000 -9.09% 4
East of England +84 3 - - 3
Midlands +46 2 - - 4
West Midlands +43 2 - - 4
Yorkshire +19 2 £50,000 +11.11% 2
VMware NSX
UK

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 156 (100.00%) VMware
2 109 (69.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (65.38%) Firewall
4 82 (52.56%) vSphere
5 72 (46.15%) VSAN
6 56 (35.90%) Security Cleared
7 52 (33.33%) Windows
7 52 (33.33%) vRealize
8 49 (31.41%) SC Cleared
9 48 (30.77%) Cisco
10 45 (28.85%) Active Directory
11 42 (26.92%) EMC
11 42 (26.92%) Fortinet
12 41 (26.28%) VMware ESXi
12 41 (26.28%) vCloud
13 39 (25.00%) Microsoft
13 39 (25.00%) Migration
13 39 (25.00%) vCenter Server
14 37 (23.72%) Data Centre
15 36 (23.08%) DNS
16 33 (21.15%) Network Security
17 32 (20.51%) SAN
18 31 (19.87%) Cisco Certification
19 30 (19.23%) Dell
20 29 (18.59%) SolarWinds
20 29 (18.59%) Virtual Servers
20 29 (18.59%) Windows Server 2016
21 27 (17.31%) Problem-Solving
21 27 (17.31%) ITIL
22 26 (16.67%) Linux

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 20 (12.82%) MS Exchange
2 19 (12.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 10 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (6.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.10%) Azure
2 13 (8.33%) AWS
3 5 (3.21%) Microsoft 365
4 4 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.56%) SaaS
5 3 (1.92%) GCP
5 3 (1.92%) IaaS
5 3 (1.92%) PaaS
6 2 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.28%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.64%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 102 (65.38%) Firewall
2 72 (46.15%) VSAN
3 36 (23.08%) DNS
4 33 (21.15%) Network Security
5 32 (20.51%) SAN
6 23 (14.74%) WAN
7 22 (14.10%) OSPF
8 21 (13.46%) DHCP
9 20 (12.82%) VPN
10 19 (12.18%) BGP
10 19 (12.18%) BIG-IP
10 19 (12.18%) LAN
11 18 (11.54%) VoIP
12 16 (10.26%) TCP/IP
13 13 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
13 13 (8.33%) IPsec
14 12 (7.69%) Cisco Firepower
14 12 (7.69%) Software-Defined Networking
15 11 (7.05%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (7.05%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.28%) MySQL
3 1 (0.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Rational Team Concert
2 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (11.54%) Finance
2 11 (7.05%) Banking
3 7 (4.49%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.92%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.92%) Military
5 3 (1.92%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.64%) Legal
6 1 (0.64%) Marketing
6 1 (0.64%) Police
6 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (26.28%) Architect
2 31 (19.87%) Consultant
3 30 (19.23%) Network Engineer
4 25 (16.03%) VMware Consultant
5 23 (14.74%) VMware Architect
6 18 (11.54%) Network Architect
7 17 (10.90%) Infrastructure Architect
7 17 (10.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (10.90%) VMware Engineer
8 16 (10.26%) Senior Architect
9 15 (9.62%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 14 (8.97%) Senior Consultant
10 14 (8.97%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
11 13 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
12 12 (7.69%) Senior VMware Architect
12 12 (7.69%) Server Engineer
13 11 (7.05%) IT Engineer
13 11 (7.05%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
14 10 (6.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 10 (6.41%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.41%) JSON
2 4 (2.56%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (1.28%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.64%) Leaflet
4 1 (0.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (23.72%) Data Centre
2 19 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.97%) Public Cloud
4 12 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
5 10 (6.41%) Hedge funds
6 8 (5.13%) Private Cloud
7 6 (3.85%) Fibre Optics
8 3 (1.92%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.28%) EMC VNXe
9 2 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.64%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.64%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.64%) PKI
10 1 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 52 (33.33%) Windows
2 29 (18.59%) Windows Server 2016
3 26 (16.67%) Linux
4 21 (13.46%) Windows 10
4 21 (13.46%) Windows Server
4 21 (13.46%) Windows Server 2019
5 19 (12.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (25.00%) Migration
2 27 (17.31%) ITIL
2 27 (17.31%) Problem-Solving
3 24 (15.38%) IT Strategy
4 23 (14.74%) Service Management
5 22 (14.10%) Network Design
6 21 (13.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 20 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 19 (12.18%) ITIL V3
9 17 (10.90%) Network Virtualisation
10 14 (8.97%) Change Management
10 14 (8.97%) Presales
11 8 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (4.49%) DevOps
12 7 (4.49%) Infrastructure as Code
13 6 (3.85%) Business Development
13 6 (3.85%) Mentoring
13 6 (3.85%) Technical Leadership
14 5 (3.21%) Computer Science
14 5 (3.21%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.82%) PowerShell
2 17 (10.90%) Python
3 4 (2.56%) PHP
3 4 (2.56%) R
4 2 (1.28%) SQL
5 1 (0.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 56 (35.90%) Security Cleared
2 49 (31.41%) SC Cleared
3 31 (19.87%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (16.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 23 (14.74%) CCNP
6 22 (14.10%) CCNA
7 11 (7.05%) MCSE
7 11 (7.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (6.41%) DV Cleared
8 10 (6.41%) MCP
8 10 (6.41%) MCSA
8 10 (6.41%) VCP6
9 9 (5.77%) Degree
10 6 (3.85%) CCIE
11 5 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (1.92%) CCDP
13 2 (1.28%) JNCIA
13 2 (1.28%) JNCIS
14 1 (0.64%) LPIC
14 1 (0.64%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.28%) SLA
2 1 (0.64%) GDPR
2 1 (0.64%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 109 (69.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (52.56%) vSphere
3 45 (28.85%) Active Directory
4 41 (26.28%) vCloud
4 41 (26.28%) VMware ESXi
5 29 (18.59%) Virtual Servers
6 22 (14.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.92%) Docker
9 2 (1.28%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 2 (1.28%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.64%) Firmware
10 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 52 (33.33%) vRealize
2 39 (25.00%) vCenter Server
3 26 (16.67%) Ansible
4 23 (14.74%) Terraform
5 17 (10.90%) SCCM
6 11 (7.05%) SCOM
7 10 (6.41%) FortiGate
8 5 (3.21%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 4 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (2.56%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (2.56%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (2.56%) ITRS Geneos
9 4 (2.56%) Kubernetes
10 2 (1.28%) Nessus
10 2 (1.28%) NetBackup
10 2 (1.28%) Puppet
11 1 (0.64%) OPNET
11 1 (0.64%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 156 (100.00%) VMware
2 48 (30.77%) Cisco
3 42 (26.92%) EMC
3 42 (26.92%) Fortinet
4 39 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 30 (19.23%) Dell
6 29 (18.59%) SolarWinds
7 25 (16.03%) F5
8 23 (14.74%) Palo Alto
9 15 (9.62%) Juniper
10 14 (8.97%) NetApp
11 10 (6.41%) CA
12 9 (5.77%) CommVault
13 8 (5.13%) Veeam
14 6 (3.85%) HP
15 5 (3.21%) Splunk
16 4 (2.56%) ExtraHop
16 4 (2.56%) Radianz
17 3 (1.92%) CheckPoint
17 3 (1.92%) Nimble Storage