Period
to 1 August 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 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware NSX
UK > England
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 807 696 882
Rank change year-on-year -111 +186 +54
Permanent jobs citing VMware NSX 139 72 197
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 0.73% 0.64% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 93 48 135
10th Percentile £42,500 £48,550 £36,750
25th Percentile £45,625 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% - -11.11%
75th Percentile £76,750 £79,375 £76,250
90th Percentile £83,600 £100,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £64,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +4.17% -11.76%

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 18,992 11,300 23,019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.99% 18.06% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13,452 9,491 19,191
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,000 £26,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +1.01%
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -109 42 £75,000 -23.08% 11
North West -9 40 £50,000 -9.09% 4
North of England -43 40 £50,000 -9.09% 5
South East -60 33 £65,500 -2.96% 5
South West -54 21 £40,000 -46.67% 2
East Midlands -48 2 £37,252 -25.50%
Midlands -97 2 £37,252 -29.04%
East of England -47 1 - - 2
VMware NSX
UK

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 139 (100.00%) VMware
2 107 (76.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (48.92%) Cisco
4 61 (43.88%) Data Centre
5 60 (43.17%) Firewall
6 52 (37.41%) Security Cleared
7 50 (35.97%) Windows
8 49 (35.25%) Azure
9 47 (33.81%) Microsoft
10 45 (32.37%) Social Skills
11 36 (25.90%) Network Virtualisation
11 36 (25.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 36 (25.90%) Windows Server
12 35 (25.18%) Migration
13 34 (24.46%) vSphere
13 34 (24.46%) VSAN
14 32 (23.02%) Public Cloud
14 32 (23.02%) Linux
14 32 (23.02%) SAN
15 31 (22.30%) PowerShell
16 30 (21.58%) VMware ESXi
17 29 (20.86%) SC Cleared
18 28 (20.14%) Network Security
18 28 (20.14%) WAN
18 28 (20.14%) DevOps
19 27 (19.42%) Ansible
20 25 (17.99%) Cisco Certification
20 25 (17.99%) SCCM
21 24 (17.27%) LAN
22 23 (16.55%) ITIL

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 9 (6.47%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (4.32%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.32%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.72%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 49 (35.25%) Azure
2 20 (14.39%) AWS
3 18 (12.95%) IaaS
4 15 (10.79%) SaaS
5 11 (7.91%) PaaS
6 4 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.88%) Cloudflare
6 4 (2.88%) Microsoft 365
7 3 (2.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 60 (43.17%) Firewall
2 34 (24.46%) VSAN
3 32 (23.02%) SAN
4 28 (20.14%) Network Security
4 28 (20.14%) WAN
5 24 (17.27%) LAN
6 21 (15.11%) BGP
6 21 (15.11%) SD-WAN
7 19 (13.67%) DNS
7 19 (13.67%) OSPF
8 18 (12.95%) Cisco Firepower
8 18 (12.95%) VPN
9 17 (12.23%) TCP/IP
10 15 (10.79%) Cisco ISE
11 13 (9.35%) Ethernet
12 10 (7.19%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (7.19%) IPsec
12 10 (7.19%) MPLS
13 7 (5.04%) EIGRP
13 7 (5.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.16%) MySQL
3 1 (0.72%) Big Data
3 1 (0.72%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (1.44%) Rational Team Concert
2 2 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
General
1 45 (32.37%) Social Skills
2 16 (11.51%) Finance
3 14 (10.07%) Banking
4 12 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.47%) Presentation Skills
6 8 (5.76%) Telecoms
7 7 (5.04%) Military
8 6 (4.32%) Organisational Skills
9 5 (3.60%) Legal
9 5 (3.60%) Publishing
10 4 (2.88%) Aerospace
11 3 (2.16%) Influencing Skills
11 3 (2.16%) Public Sector
12 2 (1.44%) Games
13 1 (0.72%) Advertising
13 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 37 (26.62%) Architect
2 29 (20.86%) VMware Engineer
3 27 (19.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (15.11%) Network Engineer
5 19 (13.67%) Network Architect
6 13 (9.35%) Azure Engineer
6 13 (9.35%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (7.91%) 3rd Line Support
7 11 (7.91%) Consultant
7 11 (7.91%) Senior Network Engineer
8 10 (7.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 10 (7.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 10 (7.19%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (7.19%) Support Engineer
8 10 (7.19%) VMware Support Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (5.76%) Windows Engineer
10 7 (5.04%) Cloud Architect
11 6 (4.32%) Senior Server Specialist
11 6 (4.32%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.35%) JSON
2 2 (1.44%) .NET
2 2 (1.44%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.44%) XMPP
3 1 (0.72%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 61 (43.88%) Data Centre
2 32 (23.02%) Public Cloud
3 21 (15.11%) Enterprise Storage
4 20 (14.39%) Private Cloud
5 15 (10.79%) Linux Command Line
6 14 (10.07%) Hybrid Cloud
7 13 (9.35%) Virtual Team
8 8 (5.76%) Hedge funds
9 7 (5.04%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (2.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (2.88%) Legacy Systems
11 2 (1.44%) User Experience
12 1 (0.72%) Fibre Optics
12 1 (0.72%) FlexPod
12 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.72%) Reinsurance
12 1 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 50 (35.97%) Windows
2 36 (25.90%) Windows Server
3 32 (23.02%) Linux
4 7 (5.04%) Windows Server 2016
5 6 (4.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.60%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.44%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 36 (25.90%) Network Virtualisation
2 35 (25.18%) Migration
3 28 (20.14%) DevOps
4 23 (16.55%) ITIL
5 22 (15.83%) Storage Management
6 21 (15.11%) Mentoring
6 21 (15.11%) Network Design
7 20 (14.39%) Change Management
8 19 (13.67%) Capacity Planning
9 17 (12.23%) Load Balancing
10 15 (10.79%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 14 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (8.63%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (8.63%) Service Delivery
13 10 (7.19%) Systems Engineering
14 9 (6.47%) Configuration Management
14 9 (6.47%) Presales
14 9 (6.47%) Virtual Infrastructure
15 8 (5.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (22.30%) PowerShell
2 20 (14.39%) Python
3 4 (2.88%) SQL
4 2 (1.44%) C
4 2 (1.44%) C#
4 2 (1.44%) Java
5 1 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (37.41%) Security Cleared
2 29 (20.86%) SC Cleared
3 25 (17.99%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (11.51%) CCNA
5 15 (10.79%) CCNP
6 11 (7.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (7.19%) DV Cleared
8 9 (6.47%) VCAP
9 8 (5.76%) Degree
10 6 (4.32%) VCDX
11 4 (2.88%) CCIE
12 3 (2.16%) CCDP
12 3 (2.16%) HND
12 3 (2.16%) VCP5
12 3 (2.16%) VCP6
13 2 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (1.44%) JNCIA
13 2 (1.44%) JNCIS
13 2 (1.44%) PMI Certification
13 2 (1.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) QA
1 3 (2.16%) SLA
2 2 (1.44%) GDPR
2 2 (1.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.72%) Def Stans
System Software
1 107 (76.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (24.46%) vSphere
3 30 (21.58%) VMware ESXi
4 21 (15.11%) Active Directory
5 16 (11.51%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (4.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (4.32%) vCloud
6 6 (4.32%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (2.88%) Firmware
8 2 (1.44%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 2 (1.44%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 27 (19.42%) Ansible
2 25 (17.99%) SCCM
3 20 (14.39%) vCenter Server
4 17 (12.23%) FortiGate
5 16 (11.51%) Failover Clustering
5 16 (11.51%) Terraform
6 12 (8.63%) vRealize
7 8 (5.76%) SCOM
8 4 (2.88%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 2 (1.44%) Cisco CME
9 2 (1.44%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (1.44%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 2 (1.44%) Nessus
9 2 (1.44%) OPNET
9 2 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.44%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.72%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 139 (100.00%) VMware
2 68 (48.92%) Cisco
3 47 (33.81%) Microsoft
4 22 (15.83%) Veeam
5 21 (15.11%) NetApp
6 20 (14.39%) EMC
7 19 (13.67%) Fortinet
8 17 (12.23%) F5
8 17 (12.23%) SolarWinds
9 15 (10.79%) Juniper
10 13 (9.35%) CA
10 13 (9.35%) Palo Alto
11 12 (8.63%) CheckPoint
11 12 (8.63%) HP
12 10 (7.19%) Nimble Storage
13 9 (6.47%) Forcepoint
13 9 (6.47%) Meraki
14 8 (5.76%) Dell
15 5 (3.60%) Citrix
15 5 (3.60%) McAfee